October 1, 2014

Public HS Calendar on DOE web site

Public HS Admissions Calendar on the DOE website can be accessed through the following link (hopefully it is actually a link otherwise copy and paste).  It will give you information about HS Admissions sessions, etc.

http://schools.nyc.gov/ChoicesEnrollment/Calendar/default.htm?subcatid=42

Homework

Religion – both 7th and 8th grade – Radio City Christmas Essay contest – due 10/8 per specifications given in class; Maryknoll letter to Pope Francis is due 10/28 per specifications given in class.

Tuesday, 9/30:

Math: 8H: finish text pg. 45; 8R & 7R &7H: none — all classes summer assignment quiz on Thursday/Friday

Rel: none except above contests & religion fair projects preparation

Monday, 9/29:

Math: 8H: WB pg. 39-40; 8R&7H: CC WB pg. 35 after you have completed pg. 32-34; 7R: none   All classes will have their Summer Assignment Quiz Thursday/Friday.

Rel: 7th: Quiz on pg. 18, 20-26 on Tuesday 9/30 - study! 8th: none

8th Grade Wish List

  1. 20-30 laptops or I Pads (or equivalent) for classroom use
  2. Smart Board attachment – document reader
  3. Additional corking for the hall to hang work
  4. Digital camera to take pictures of student activities
  5. Mindstorm Lego EV3 kits for Robotics Club

 

Math Club – Mathmagicians

 

 MATHMAGICIANS

ROBOTICS CLUB/STOCK MARKET GAME

Fridays starting 9/19 3:15-4:45 PM

ROBOTICS – WE WILL BE  BUILDING FIRST LEGO LEAGUE ROBOTS!

ALL 7TH AND 8TH GRADE HONORS STUDENTS ARE INVITED TO JOIN!

COME AND HAVE FUN WHILE LEARNING !!!!

Web Resources – Math

www.brainingcamp.com – lessons, questions, challenges – some will be assigned as HW

www.khanacademy.com – on line lessons some with practice offered

www.thefutureschannel.com – short movies on science & math/careers related

www.math-aids.com – free worksheets you create with answer key

www.math-play.com

www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com

www.coolmath.com

www.learnzillion.com - lessons you can view over & over – search topic

www.mathplayground.com

www.mathtv.com

www.classzone.com

www.kidsknowit.com

www.ixl.com