





7A 
Welcome to 7A!
Our teachers are: Mr. Walsh, Science; Mrs. Dufner, Applied Math/STEM; Ms. Duchesneau, Social Studies; Mrs. Leonardis, Language Arts; and Mr. Smith, Math


Homework Assignments
Date

Assignments

Wednesday, 6/15 
Social Studies: Bring in materials for your civilization project. Due Monday. Optional map quiz on tomorrow. 
Tuesday, 6/14 
Social Studies: Bring in materials for creating your civilization project. Optional map quiz on Thursday. 
Monday, 6/13 
AMS: Bring in Auction Items
Math: After school sessions Monday 6/13, Tuesday 6/14
Math: Work on practice test started in class through google classroom (Use notes numbers 35  41 in the about section on google classroom to help review)
Math: Last test assessment Wednesday 6/15, Thursday 6/16

Friday, 6/10 
Math: After school sessions Friday 6/10, Monday 6/13, Tuesday 6/14
Math: Work on strongly suggested optional homework, check in google classroom
Math: Last test assessment Wednesday 6/15, Thursday 6/16

Thursday, 6/9 
Math: Work on more difficult word problems
Math: After school sessions Friday, 6/10, Monday 6/13, Tuesday 6/14

Wednesday, 6/8 
Social Studies: Due to extensive writing, the second part of the Rome unit test will be Thursday. Study the seven characteritics of civilization, all of the "drop down" parts of these, and have examples of each for Rome. Rome unit test, part 2, on Thurssday. 
Tuesday, 6/7 
Language Arts: Multigenre  Draft of a different LONG genre related to topic (personal narrative, letter, diary entry, article). I prefer it written in your notebook. If you type it, please prit it and bring it in tomorrow.
Social Studies: Rome unit test on Wednesday.

Monday, 6/6 
Social Studies: Complete "Nouns in Ancient Rome" to help prepare for Wednesday's test. Rome unit test on Wednesday. Extra study after school tomorrow.
AMS: Bridge quiz tomorrow.
Language Arts: Multigenre  Draft of at least 250 words related to topic. Some possible genres: personal narrative, letter, diary entry, article. I prefer it written in your notebook. If you type it, please prit it and bring it in tomorrow.
Math: Page 335 problems 1  22 (check answers in google classroom)
Math: Quiz changed to Wednesday 6/8 from Tuesday 6/7 use materials in classroom to help review.

Friday, 6/3 
Language Arts: Multigenre brainstorm sheet. Fill ALL the boxes!
(I just finished mine in 7 minutes)
Assignment Sheet: https://docs.google.com/a/northandoverpublicschools.com/document/d/1TLf98wWQgSFDpK9MzBmapXieeSp2F1nZDMGBkJ8Pdxc/edit?usp=sharing
If you don't have the Brainstorm Sheet...
List 9 examples each (45 total) in the following categories:
Places I Go, People I Care About, Things I Love to Do, Memories I Have, Issues I Care About

Thursday, 6/2 
Math: Practice 68 problems 1  16
Math: After school, Friday 6/3
Math: Quiz percent part/whole and percent increase/decrease Tuesday 6/7
Social Studies: Rome unit test on Wednesday, June 8. Extra study after school on Tuesday, June 7.

Wednesday, 6/1 
Social Studies: Use your textbook, as needed, to complete your answers to questions on nb #18 (based on the second part of David Macauley movie, "A Roman "City"). Rome unit test on Wednesday, June 8.
Math: Chart on back of Reminder notes page
Math: After school, Friday 6/3
Math: Quiz percent part/whole and percent increase/decrease Tuesday 6/7

Tuesday, 5/31 
Social Studies: Use your textbook to complete your answers to questions on nb #18 (based on the David Macauley movie, "A Roman "City"). Rome unit test on Wednesday, May 8.
Math: Page 331  problems 20  39 (use proportion, change/original = %change/100)
Math: After school Friday, 6/3

Thursday, 5/26 
AMS: Get permission slip signed to use tools in the classroom.
Math: Continue working with www.tenmarks.com topics started in class and www.khanacademy.org topics listed in classroom. Submit tenmarks topics when done.
Math: After school session Friday 5/27
Math: Short quiz Tuesday proportionality graphs, tables, equations, verbal models (similar to materials used in www.tenmarks.com and www.khanacademy.org)
Social Studies: On to the Roman Empire! Please read Chapter 14, Lesson 1, and create twocolumn notes on nb 15( begun in class).

Wednesday, 5/25 
Math: "To be or not to be proportional" packet due Thursday
Math: After school session Friday 5/27
Math: Short quiz Tuesday proportionality graphs, tables, equations, verbal models

Tuesday, 5/24 
Social Studies: Our trial of Brutus has begun! Witnesses and lawyers should review their materials to be confident in their presentations during the second part of the trial tomorrow. 
Monday, 5/21 
Math: Practice 67 try it with equations.
Math: After school session Friday 5/27

Thursday, 5/19 
Math: Quiz Monday, 5/23 ratios, unit rates, proportions
Math: After school session Friday, 5/20
Social Studies: Complete nb #10 (begun in class)

Wednesday, 5/18 
Math: Finish Practice Problems for Quiz started in class
Math: Quiz Monday, 5/23 ratios, unit rates, proportions
Math: After school session Friday, 5/20

Tuesday, 5/17 
Math: Quiz Monday, 5/23 ratios, unit rates, proportions
Math: After school session Friday, 5/20
Social Studies: Projects DUE at beginning of class tomorrow.

Monday, 5/16 
Social Studies: Projects DUE no later than Wednesday, 5/18, but can be turned in earlier. 
Friday, 5/13 
Social Studies: Work on projects for at least 20 minutes. Extra project time: today before school from 6:45, and after school until 3. Projects DUE no later than 5/18, but can be turned in earlier. 
Thursday, 5/12 
Social Studies: Work on projects for at least 20 minutes. Extra project time: today and tomorrow before school from 6:45, and after school until 4; and Friday morning after 6:45. Projects DUE no later than 5/18, but can be turned in earlier. 
Wednesday, 5/11 
Social Studies: Work on projects for at least 20 minutes. Extra project time: today and tomorrow mornings before school from 6:45. Thursday after school until 4; and Friday morning after 6:45. Projects DUE no later than 5/18, but can be turned in earlier. 
Tuesday, 5/10 
Math: Pages 326  327 problems 1  18, 29  36, 39  46
Math: MCAS on Monday 5/16, Tuesday 5/17
Math: After school sessions Thursday 5/12, Thursday 5/19
Social Studies: Finish nb #8 if not done in class. Work on projects for at least 20 minutes. Extra project time: Wednesday and Thursday mornings before school from 6:45. Thursday after school until 4; and Friday morning after 6:45. Projects DUE no later than 5/18, but can be turned in earlier.

Monday, 5/9 
Social Studies: Work on projects for at least 20 minutes. Extra project time: today and Thursday after school until 4; Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday mornings after 6:45. Projects DUE no later than 5/18, but can be turned in earlier. Finish nb #7, if not done in class.
Math: Page 322 problems 3  8, 11  31  write the proportion and solve
Math: MCAS on Monday 5/16, Tuesday 5/17
Math: After school sessions Monday 5/9, Thursday 5/12

Friday, 5/6 
Social Studies: Work on projects for at least 20 minutes each day. Next week extra proejct time: Monday and Thursday after school until 4; Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday mornings after 6:45. 
Thursday, 5/5 
Math: Page 316 problems 1  32
Math: Math: After school sessions Thursday 5/5, Monday 5/9, Thursday 5/12
Math: PARCC type questions in classroom to view/try
Social Studies: Work on projects for at least 20 minutes.

Wednesday, 5/4 
Math: double sided worksheet  graphs of proportional relationships
Math: Math: After school sessions Thursday 5/5, Monday 5/9, Thursday 5/12
Math: PARCC type questions in classroom to view/try
Social Studies: Work on projects for at least 20 minutes.

Tuesday, 5/3 
Math: MCAS dates Monday 5/16, Tuesday 5/17
Math: Independent/Dependent homework word problems due Wednesday, answers in google classroom
Math: After school sessions Thursday 5/5, Monday 5/9, Thursday 5/12
AMS: Quiz Thursday: Statistics & Samples
AMS: Infographic due tomorrow
Social Studies: Make project choices, complete the planner, and begin working on your project for at least 20 minutes. Forgot the papers? You can find the link on my web page.

Monday, 5/2 
AMS: Statistical Analysis Quiz Thursday May 5th (Reteaching sessions Tuesday & Wednesday) Signup on google classroom
AMS: Infographic Project due Wednesday
Social Studies: In Rome notebook, complete #2 and #3: The Birth of Rome (2 = vocabulary definitions and drawings; 3 = twocolumn notes on our inclass reading of Chapter 13, Lesson 1 in our textbook)
Math: Worksheet 3.5A 1  16 (answers in google classroom)
Math: After school sessions Monday, 5/2 and Thursday, 5/5

Wednesday, 4/27 
Social Studies: Finish reading Chapter 12, Lesson 3 in textbook. Create 2column notes on #40. Quiz Friday on essential questions 14 and vocabulary use. Extra study Thursday until 3. 
Tuesday, 4/26/16 
Math: Page 300 problems 1  23 due Wednesday 4/27  show the cross products!
Math: After school sessions Thursday 4/28, Monday 5/2, Thursday 5/5
AMS: Statistical Analysis Quiz next Thursday  Extra Help Afterschool 4/28
Social Studies: Use each vocabulary word correctly in its own sentence about classical Greece (nb 37). Quiz Friday on essential questions 14 and vocabulary use. Extra study Thursday until 3.

Monday, 4/25/16

Math: Page 294 problems 1  31 due Tuesday 4/26
Math: After school sessions Monday, 4/25, Thursday 4/28
Social Studies: Complete vocabulary definitions and drawings on nb. 37. If you didn't finish the twocolumn notes on #36, then please do so.
LANGUAGE ARTS:
Finish typing 3 body paragraphs of argument (in Classroom).

Friday, 4/8 
AMS: Vocab Quiz on Statistics terms in your AMS notebooks on Thursday
AMS: Weather Statistics HW due Wednesday
Social Studies: Study maps. Modern and ancient maps quiz on Thursday, 4/14. Modern Europe would be new material for this class (studied in sixth grade). Modern Middle East and Modern Northern Africa are both review maps from earlier this year (and sixth grade).

Thursday, 4/7 
Social Studies: Find examples of at least five Greek gods in modern advertising AND find examples of each of the three styles of Greek architecture in America. Modern and ancient maps quiz on Thursday, 4/14. Modern Europe would be new material for this class (studied in sixth grade). Modern Middle East and Modern Northern Africa are both review maps from earlier this year (and sixth grade).
LANGUAGE ARTS:
 Read at least 2 articles (Announcement on Classroom GoogleDoc w/links)
 Continue to collect evidence FOR (pro), AGAINST (con), and Neutral (Other) using the notetaking method of your choice.
 REMEMBER to keep track of different sources!!!

Wednesday, 4/6 
Math: Finish worksheet of practice equations started in class to start preparation for unit test. Make sure to show your steps and to check your work!
Math: After school sessions Thursday 4/7, Friday 4/8
Math: Unit test on equations and inequalities Monday 4/11
Social Studies: Complete nb 32: Life in Athens during the Golden Age. Modern and ancient maps quiz on Thursday, 4/14. Modern Europe would be new material for this class (studied in sixth grade). Modern Middle East and Modern Northern Africa are both review maps from earlier this year (and sixth grade).

Tuesday, 4/5 
Social Studies: Study modern maps for at least 15 minutes. Modern and ancient maps quiz on Thursday, 4/14. Modern Europe would be new material for this class (studied in sixth grade). Modern Middle East and Modern Northern Africa are both review maps from earlier this year (and sixth grade). 
Monday, 4/4 
Social Studies: Complete and study modern maps given out in class today. Modern Europe would be new material for this class (studied in sixth grade). Modern Middle East and Modern Northern Africa are both review maps from earlier this year (and sixth grade). Modern and ancient maps quiz on Thursday, 4/14.
Math: Practice Quiz #2  please check the solution set in google classroom to help prepare. This will be collected during homeroom Tuesday morning.

Friday, 4/1 
Math: Practice quiz #1 due on Monday 4/4, Quiz Tuesday 4/5
Math: After school sessions Monday 4/4 (cancelled by weather due to all school event cancellation, Thursday 4/7, Monday 4/11, Thursday 4/14)

Wednesday, 3/30 
Language Arts:
MCAS tomorrow: Bring a book. Rest. Eat breakfast. Do your best. You got this!

Tuesday, 3/29 
Social Studies: Test tomorrow on the four ages of ancient Greece, Athens and Sparta, the Persian Wars, and gods and goddesses. That's Chapter 11 in text, and notebook pages 7, 1925; essential questions 2, 4, 5, and 6; key people and names of places. Please return signed Habits of Learning, if you have not already done so. These were given out ten days ago.
Math: Choose either Practice 4.4A problems 1  13 (STANDARD), Practice 11.4B problems 1  13 (More challenging)
Math: After school Tuesday 3/29, Thursday 3/31

Monday, 3/28 
Math: Page 379 problems 3  22. After school session changed to Tuesday due to illness. 
Friday, 3/25 
Social Studies: In honor of Good Friday, and Easter, no hw will be assigned until Monday. For those not participating in the relgious holidays, remember you have a test next Wednesday on the four ages of ancient Greece, Athens and Sparta, the Persian Wars, and gods and goddesses. Please return signed Habits of Learning. 
Thursday, 3/24 
Social Studies: In honor of Maundy Thursday (aka Holy Thursday), Good Friday, and Easter, no hw will be assigned until Monday. For those not participating in the relgious holidays, remember you have a test next Wednesday on the four ages of ancient Greece, Athens and Sparta, the Persian Wars, and gods and goddesses. Please return signed Habits of Learning. 
Wednesday, 3/23 
AMS: Unit 3: 3D Geometry Test next Wednesday 3/30.
AMS: Cover Letter due Friday  Print or Share with Mrs. Dufner
Social Studies: Start preparing for test next Wednesday on the four ages of ancient Greece, Athens and Sparta, the Persian Wars, and gods and goddesses. Please return signed Habits of Learning.

Tuesday, 3/22 
Math: Textbook Page 110 problems 9  34 (assignment posted in google classroom as well)
Math: After school sessions Thursday, 3/24, Monday 3/28, Thursday 3/31
LANGUAGE ARTS:
Please finish:
 "The Unknown Hall of Famer"
 Read
 Annotate
 Answer questions (#10=ACES)
 "The Postcard Collectors"
 Read
 Annotate
 Answer questions (#10=ACES )
 Paired Questions (started in class)
*There is an assignment in Classroom with the link to the articles if needed (absent, lost the paper, etc.).
REMINDER: Tomorrow is the last day for the "Kiss a Fish" fundraiser. Bring money to "vote" for Ms. Brayden, Mr. Poirier, or Mr. Silletti to pucker up on Friday and kiss a fish on NAMS news! All money will be donated to build a well in Sudan.
Social Studies: Please return signed Habits of Learning.

Friday, 3/18 
Social Studies: Please return signed Habits of Learning.
LANGUAGE ARTS:
 "The Unknown Hall of Famer"
 Read
 Annotate
 Answer questions (#10=ACES)
 "The Postcard Collectors"
 Read
 Annotate
 Answer questions (#10=ACES )
*There is an assignment in Classroom with the link to the articles if needed (absent, lost the paper, etc.).
Math: Placement Test Monday (Tuesday if school is out)

Wednesday, 3/16 
Social Studies: Complete nb. #19, the chart of Greek gods and goddesses. Resources on my web page can help! 
Tuesday, 3/15 
AMS: Volume practice packet due tomorrow. AMS quiz on volume and surface area on Thursday. Reteaching signup and extra practice can be found on google classroom.
Social Studies: Complete Math in Ancient Civilization problems packet given out in class after today's test.
Math: Review for quiz on multistep equations, practice sets in google classroom with solutions to help review.

Monday, 3/14 
Social Studies: (posted in classroom) Study at least 20 minutes . Chapter 11 in text and nb pages 3, 815, 17 & 18. Test tomorrow on the Iliad, Phoenicia, governments and all vocabulary terms. Extra study after school today.
Math: Finish Practice word problems 17  25, quiz Wednesday, help session 3/14/16

Friday, 3/11 
Social Studies: (posted in classroom) Study at least 20 minutes each day. Chapter 11 in text and nb pages 3, 815, 17 & 18. Test Tuesday on the Iliad, Phoenicia, governments and all vocabulary terms. Extra study after school on Monday. 
Thursday, 3/10 
Social Studies: 1. Tell your parents about today's assembly! 2. Study nb 17 (evolution of democracy in ancient Greece) for at least 20 minutes. Test Tuesday on the Iliad, Phoenicia, governments and all vocabulary terms. Extra study after school on Monday.
Math: Page 359 problems 1  23 show steps
Math: After school Thursday, 3/10/16

Wednesday, 3/9 
Social Studies: On nb 18, use each vocabulary word correctly in its own sentence.
Math: Finish problems 1  12 on worksheet 72, problems 7  12 on worksheet 71

Monday, 3/7 
Social Studies: Work on your project for at least 20 minutes: it's due at the end of class tomorrow.
Math: Textbook pages 354  355 problems 21  38 (also in google classroom).
Math: After school sessions Monday 3/7, Thursday 3/10

Thursday, 3/3 
Math: Page 354 problems 1  20
Math: After school help Thursday 3/3, Monday 3/7, Thursday 3/10

Wednesday, 3/2 
Social Studies: Complete nb 14 (questions based on Phoenician trade map) and 15 (Phoenician checkin). 
Tuesday, 3/1 
AMS: Practice Quiz due Thursday.
AMS: Surface area quiz on Thursday. Reteaching afterschool Tues/Wed.
Math: Quiz was rescheduled to Wednesday, use the materials in google classroom to help prepare. Practice set #2 is there along with work and answers. Show the steps and show your check on the equations.
Math: After school Thursday 3/3

Monday, 2/29 
Math: Finish practice quiz problems started in class, answers in google classroom.
Math: Quiz Tuesday  one step equations and word problems.
Math: After school sessions Monday 2/29, Thursday 3/3

Friday, 2/26 
AMS: Surface Area quiz next Friday. Reteaching signup on google classroom.
LANGUAGE ARTS:
1. Finish Essential Question Response  Answer the question you chose in a well developed paragraph (ACES). Use specific examples from your independent reading book to support your answer.
2. Revision Assignment (Please refer to email I sent home for details.)
Math: Quiz Tuesday  one step equations and word problems.
Math: After school sessions Monday 2/29, Thursday 3/3
Social Studies: Please complete timeline begun in class (nb 13)

Thursday, 2/25 
Social Studies: Iliad performances and posters due at the beginning of class tomorrow; complete your portion of this group project today.
Math: Finish word problem practice problems 11  20 (assignment with answers in google classroom).
Math: After school sessions Monday 2/29, Thursday 3/3

Wednesday, 2/24 
Math: Page 274 textbook problems 1  33 (assignment is in google classroom as well)
Math: After school sessions Thursday 2/25, Monday 2/29
Social Studies: Iliad performances and posters due at the beginning of class on Friday; work at least 20 minutes on your part of this group project.

Tuesday, 2/23 
Math: Page 270 textbook problems 1  22 (assignment is in google classroom as well)
Math: After school session Thursday 2/25

Monday, 2/22 
Math: Page 91 textbook problems 1  20, 24  32 (assignment is in google classroom as well)
Math: After school sessions Monday 2/22, Thursday 2/25
Social Studies: Please complete the fourpart chart about the Four Ages of Ancient Greece, based on your textbook pages 331333.

Friday, 2/12 
Enjoy the break! Sleep in, spend time with your family, sip some hot cocoa... and come back safely! 
Wednesday, 2/10 
Social Studies: On unlined paper as item #3 in Ancient Greece notebook, write out definitions for all vocabulary terms, then illustrate these.
Math: Finish practice test problems (use a calculator). Answer sheet with problems done out is in google classroom. Also use google classroom to review Tuesday night's homework.
Math: Help session Thursday, 2/11 after school.
Math: Friday test  bring a fraction capable calculator to use

Tuesday, 2/9/16 
LANGUAGE ARTS:
1. Bring $ for book fair.
2. Complete Narrative Draft and Narrative Checklist 2 (if needed).
3. Wear neon!
All students who owe make up work chose to come after Thursday or Friday.
*FINAL DRAFT DUE ("Turned In") FRIDAY, 2/12/16, BY 4:00pm.
*"Process Reflection" due at same time. I will go over assignment tomorrow.
*If you'll be absent later this week, PLEASE "Turn In" before you go!
Math: Finish word problem packet started in class
Math: Test on distributive property, word problems with expressions....calculators may be used, make sure you know how to use the fraction capabilities.
Math: After school session Thursday, 2/11







