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                                        March 4, 2015 

                                        Please Scroll down for Related Arts Teachers

Blue Team News



Mrs. Mulvey (LA)


603 & 605 HW: Study Voc

AT HW:  Same

Long Term Assignment: 

Ms. Conron (LA)

Post - its due Friday.

Finish book by 3/23

Long Term Assignments:


Mr. McGee (Math)


Sections 601 & 605: Study

Sections 602, 603, & 604: Pg 201-202 (t) 8, 9, 12-20 e, 21-25 a

Long Term Assignments:


Dr. Stanford (Science)



Chapter 1 test Pg 4-20 Tuesday 3/10.

Mrs. Jones (Social Studies)



Silent Auction Items - Rainy Day Theme

Long Term Assignments: 


Red Team News



Mrs. Sterling (LA)


Red and Yellow - No Hw

Blue HW: no hw

ALL CLASSES: Unit 10 synonyms and antonyms. Vocab test Friday.

Ms. Dolan (LA)


Book report due 3/10.

Vocab Quiz 3/4.

 Long Term Assignments:


Mrs. Healy (Math)


606 & 608 -

607, 609, 610 -

ALL SECTIONS: Pg 194-195 4, 5, 25-29

Long Term Assignments:

Mrs. Guerrero (Science)


Finish Web & Questions - due tomorrow.


Mr. Thompson (Social Studies)


Finish classwork

Purple Team News


Please click on the link for Purple Team Newsletter


Mrs. Blake-Hyatt (LA)


Blue -

Red & Yellow - 

All Classes: Finish 2nd draft of dialogue

Mrs. Burgess (LA)


Essay due Friday 3/6

T Shirt Project due 3/5.

Ms. Barr (Social Studies)


Complete guided reading. Review sheets 1-3.

Chapter 1 test Friday

Mr. Mundt (Math)


Common Core :  O-H Test, no hw

Common Core Accelerated: Same as above

Algebra: Test, no hw

All Classes:

Ms. Dhindsa (Science)


DRG: Inside the earth
Quiz Tomorrow (Rock cycle and layers of Earth)

Yellow Team News


Mandatory Natures Classroom Meeting TONIGHT 3/4th at 6:30pm.

Donation Challenge begins Friday!! Our Theme is "Picnic at The Beach" - Donations sought!

Mrs. Bryk (LA)


701/703: Poem Reaction Due tomorrow.

702: Same as above

Long Term Assignments:  Book report # 6 due Tuesday April 7th

Mr. Schaper (LA)


Read for Log and responses due 3/9.

2 pocket folder with prongs/clasps.

Mrs. Lyon (Math)


Common Core: 701 -  none

Common Core Accelerated: 702, 703, 704, 705 - none

All Classes:

Mrs. Cetinski (Science)


Suffixes Quiz (agog-ism) tomorrow

 Long Term Assignments:

Tdeal cell size Lab due Friday.

Cell Project due Wed 3/25. 

Ms. Giles (Social Studies)


Finish voc cards assignment 13-26

Long Term Assignments:  

Current Event - Europe 3/20 Topic

Test postponed until 3/10.

Orange Team News


Mrs. Bartush (Science) - for homework details if none are listed here

check Mrs. Bartush's  website for details about the homework -


Mrs. Balsinger (LA)


Lesson 14 Vocabulary Cards 807

Read for 30 minutes

Long Term Project Marking Period 3


Writing Focus: Argumentative Essay

Prepare youself by reading informational articles on

topics that interest you. You may find these in newpapers

and periodicals.


Mrs. Bono (LA)



Mr. Fedeli (Math)



Dr. Gibson (Social Studies)


Federalists and Democratic-Republicans due tomorrow 3/5

Long Term Work:


Green Team News


Mrs. Counts (LA)


(1)           CONTINUE to study your Unit #7 vocabulary words.

(2)           Complete BOTH the “Synonyms” and “Antonyms” sections in your Unit #7 vocabulary packet.

(3)           Read (or reread) pages 232-235 in your Language Arts textbook.

(4)           In your class journals, write the definitions bolded words in each section IN YOUR OWN WORDS to better understand them.

 Long Term Assignments:      

         Unit #7 Vocabulary Exam Tuesday, March 10


Mr. McCaughey (LA)


1) Vocabulary 10 quiz tomorrow. Please study and complete packet

 Long Term Assignments:

Mr. Socci (Social Studies)


Please check Mr. Socci's website daily for details about homework -
Check out the updates made to the class website.
Begin to prepare for chapter test next week. Be able to answer questions from study guide.

Long term Assignments:


Ms. Anthony (Science)


3/2: Work on human body review sheet (due Thursday 3/5)

TEST: Human body system on Thursday 3/5

Multiple choice

Short Essay questions

Label diagram (Digestive, Respiratory, Male and Female reproductive systems)

Human Body System notebook due Thursday 3/5


Mr. Seymour (Math)


Common Core--Scatter plot WS #2

Algebra--Systems WS #2


Dr Kolbusz (Resource)


Dr. Kolbusz Grades 6, 7, and 8: 

Parents, please sign and check planners daily for homework assignments. 

Related Arts


Mrs. Pair (Spanish)


Mrs. Richello (Art)



Mrs. Halliday (French)



Grade 8:  Print or draw and label a skier with all 8 vocabulary words from p. 360.

Grade 7:  Quiz on Aller!  Reminder to BDF classes:  If school is cancelled Thursday due to snow, plan on taking the quiz Monday, March 9.

Grade 6:  Practice Q & A aloud regarding a grand-parent, including nationality and two other characteristics (your choice).  Reminder to BDF class:  If school is cancelled Thursday due to snow, continue to practice orally so that you are ready for the homework check on Monday, March 9.

Ms. Sullivan (Spanish)


Mrs. Tomasi (Spanish)


FOR THE WEEK OF  ____March 2 to March 6

8TH GRADE:   806 & 807 - Practice Unit 8A grammar & vocab. 

7th GRADE:  702, 704, 706-  Practice Unit 4A vocab. and grammar.

6th GRADE:     601, 604, 608 - Practice vocabulary Unit 3

Mr.Balsinger (Computer)

Practice keyboarding on Nitro Type (10 minutes)