Thomas Jefferson Middle

Mrs. Whitaker's Homework

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Third Grading Period

 Homework 8 Lessons 4-6.docx 

 Homework 9 Lessons 6-14.docx 

 

Second Grading Period 

 Homework 4 Lessons 1-3.docx 

 Homework 5 Lessons 1-7.docx 

 Homework 6 Lessons 9-12.docx 

 Homework 7 Lessons 1-4.docx 

 

Ms. Clough's Homework

 Clough Homework- 3rd grading period.docx   (Click to download a Word File of Ms. Clough's homework)

 

Due Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Please place homework in the homework slot as you enter the room.

Submit homework on a clean, full-sized sheet of paper with your name on it.

Values

Identify TWO things you value most in life. Explain why you value these things so much. (1-2 paragraphs)

 

Homework

Due Wednesday, November 29, 2017. Please place homework in the homework slot as you enter the room.

Submit homework on a clean, full-sized sheet of paper with your name on it.

The Future

Write a paragraph or two using the following sentence starter…

Five years from now, I will be…

 

Homework

Due Wednesday, December 6, 2017. Please place homework in the homework slot as you enter the room.

Submit homework on a clean, full-sized sheet of paper with your name on it.

Wishes

What THREE things are you looking forward to this holiday season and why? (1-2 paragraphs)

 

Homework

Due Wednesday, December 13, 2017.

Please place homework in the homework slot as you enter the room.

Submit homework on a clean, full-sized sheet of paper with your name on it.

Christmas List

Write a list of at least 20-30 things you would want for Christmas or/and list of things that you enjoy to do during the holidays

 

Homework

Due Wednesday, January 3, 2018. Please place homework in the homework slot as you enter the room.

Submit homework on a clean, full-sized sheet of paper with your name on it.

Celebrations

What was the most meaningful part of the holiday/break to you and why? (1-2 paragraphs)

 

Clough Homework- 2nd grading period.docx  (Click to download a Word File of Ms. Clough's Homework)

Homework

Due Wednesday, October 4, 2017. Please place homework in the homework slot as you enter the room.

Submit homework on a clean, full-sized sheet of paper with your name on it.

 Sentence Starter

Write a paragraph using the following sentence starter… 

This wasn’t supposed to happen to me…

 

Homework

Due Wednesday, October 11, 2017. Please place homework in the homework slot as you enter the room.

Submit homework on a clean, full-sized sheet of paper with your name on it.

 Reflection

Now that you have completed your first six weeks in the eighth grade. Identify TWO things you have learned about yourself so far. Are there changes you would make, why or why not? Explain (1-2 paragraphs)

 

Homework

Due Wednesday, October 18, 2017. Please place homework in the homework slot as you enter the room.

Submit homework on a clean, full-sized sheet of paper with your name on it.

 Best Book

What is the best book you have ever read? Why did you like it? Did reading this book change you in anyway? How? (1-2 paragraphs)

 

 Homework

Due Wednesday, October 25, 2017. Please place homework in the homework slot as you enter the room.

Submit homework on a clean, full-sized sheet of paper with your name on it.

 A Different Century

Imagine yourself in a different century (1916 or 2116) and describe an average/typical day in your everyday life. (1-2 paragraphs)

 

Homework

Due Wednesday, November 1, 2017. Please place homework in the homework slot as you enter the room.

Submit homework on a clean, full-sized sheet of paper with your name on it. 

The Weather

What is your favorite kind/type of weather? Describe it. Explain why this is your favorite weather. (1-2 paragraphs)

 

Homework

Due Wednesday, November 8, 2017. Please place homework in the homework slot as you enter the room.

Submit homework on a clean, full-sized sheet of paper with your name on it.

 History

Who is the person from history you would most likely want to meet and talk to? Why would you want to meet this person and what questions would you ask? (1-3 paragraphs)

 

 Clough Homework- 1st grading period.docx   (Click to download a Word File of Ms. Clough's Homework)

 

 

Mr. Goral's Homework

2nd Grading Period  

Crash Course Taxes and Smuggling a Prelude to the Revolution.pdf   EXTRA CREDIT!!

 

HOMEWORK UNIT 2.docx  (Click the link for a Word Document)

 

 

 

1st Grading Period

 Homework examples.docx  HW1.docx  (Click the link for a Word Document )

 

Homework Explanation

 

Journal Entry- Write a 3-4 sentence summary of 1 topic we have discussed in class.  (Written on notebook paper)

 

3-2-1 Summary – Answer the following: 3 things you learned about a topic, 2 things you found interesting, and 1 question you still have about the topic.  Please write in complete sentences. (Written on notebook paper)

 

Acrostic – Take a word from the unit and turn it into an acrostic poem.  Word must be at least 6 letters long.  (Written on notebook/printer paper)

 

5 multiple choice questions – Write 5 questions about our current unit, including 4 multiple choice answers for each question. (Notebook paper).

 

Rap/Poem – Write a rap or poem about 1 topic from the unit.  Must be at least 1 half page in length. (Notebook Paper)

 

Storyboard – Make a comic strip depicting one topic from the unit.  Must be at least 9 panes long. (Storyboard paper found in room).

 

Flyer/Ad – Create a brochure or flyer advertising one topic from the unit.  Must include at least 6 facts from the unit, a title, and color (Printer Paper).

 

Crossword – Create a crossword puzzle with at least 4 down and 4 across clues.  Fill in the puzzle with the correct answers. (Graph Paper).

 

Facebook Profile – Create a bio for one person we have learned about in our unit, or a person you create that could have lived during the time we are discussing.  Bio must have all their personal info, display 5 life events, 7 status updates, and 1 picture. (Facebook Profile AND Status Page).

 

Newspaper Article – Create the front page of a newspaper.  It must contain 2 pictures, two articles, a Large title and should fit on an 8 ½ x 14 piece of paper. (Can be 2 pieces of 8 ½ x 11 pieces taped together).

 

RAFT – Complete all 3 parts of the RAFT writing assignment. (Paper will vary based on Format)

 

Poster – Create a colorful, well made, accurate poster about a topic in the current unit.  Black and white, picture-less, and plain posters will receive half credit. Must contain at least 10 facts about the chosen topic, must be in color, cannot have printed out passages or pictures.(Poster Board/Poster Paper).