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**Tuesday May 9 **

**Tomorrow you will have a quiz on Chapter 12 Section 1.**

**If you did not finish Chapter 12 Section 2 : Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks, it is homework.**

Monday May 8

If you did not finish Clock Buddies in class today, it is homework for tonight.

Due to another of "crazy" week of 7th grade state testing and block scheduling the Renaissance artist test will be given on THURSDAY April 27th.

Monday May 8

If you did not finish Clock Buddies in class today, it is homework for tonight.

Tuesday April 18

See Monday

Monday April 17

We begin the unusual "block Scheduling" this week due to state testing. Today I saw **Periods A, B, and C**. These periods will have the Chapter 11 Section 3 quiz and the Chapter 11 TEST when I see you next on Wednesday.

**Period D** will have Section 3 quiz on Thursday and Chapter 11 Test on Friday. ** Period F** will have the Section 3 quiz and the Chapter Test on Friday.

**Tuesday April 4**

**Tomorrow you sill have a quiz on Chapter 11 Section 2.**

**Chapter 11 Section 3: Key Terms, Main Ideas, Reading checks**

**Monday April 3**

**Finish clock buddies for Chapter 11 Section 1**

**Friday March 31**

I am postponing the Chapter 11 Section 1 quiz until Monday. It is a fill in the blank quiz.

Finish Chapter 11 Section 2: Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks

Thursday is Medieval Times, no homework

Wednesday March 29

Finish Clock Buddy questions for Chapter 11 Section 1. Quiz will be on Friday.

Tuesday March 28

Chapter 11 Section 1: Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks

**Monday March 27**

**Finish Renaissance Chapter Walk**

**Tuesday March 21**

**Tomorrow will be CHAPTER 10 TEST!**

Monday March 20

You will have a quiz tomorrow on Chapter 10 Section 5.

Chapter test will be on Wednesday

**Friday March 17**

**Finish clock buddy questions for Chapter 10 Section 5**

**Thursday March 16**

**You will have a quiz tomorrow on Chapter 10 Section 4.**

**Chapter 10 Section 5 Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks**

**Wednesday March 15**

**Finish Clock Buddy questions for Chapter 10 Section 4****Tuesday March **

**Monday March 13**

**Quiz tomorrow on Chapter 10 Section 3.**

**Finish Chapter 10 Section 4: Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks**

**Friday March 10**

**If you were not able to finish Chapter 10 Section 3 Clock Buddies, finish for homework.**

**Thursday March 9**

**Tomorrow you will have a quiz on Chapter 10 Section 2**

**Also Chapter 10 Section 3: Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks**

**Tuesday March 7**

**Chapter 10 Section 2 Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks**

**Monday March 6**

**Chapter 10 Section 1 Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks.**

**Friday March 3**

**All week you have been working on your knight vs samurai essay. Today in class you were able to have a peer look at your essay and give you feedback. On Monday the completed, corrected, typed (double spaced) essay is due.**

**Thurs. March 2**

**Write the concluding paragraph to your essay.**

**Wednesday March 1**

**Knight vs Samurai Essay**

**Today in class you worked on body paragraph 1 and 2. Remember that body paragraph one needs to have a COUNTERCLAIM. The rough draft for this is due tomorrow.**

**Tuesday Feb. 28**

**Knight vs Samurai Essay**

**Today in class we talked about how to write the INTRODUCTORY PARAGRAPH of you essay. Tonight you will write the introductory paragraph, on a clean sheet of paper, and double spaced (you need to skip a line after writing a line).**

**Please make sure to use handwriting (printing) that is legible! Someone else will proof read your work.**

**Monday Feb. 27**

**Today we talked about the upcoming essay: Knight vs Samurai. In class today we gathered information using different sources. **

**Tuesday. Feb. 21**

**Chapter 9 TEST tomorrow!**

**Thurs. Feb. 16**

**Chapter 9 Section 4: Key Terms, Main Ideas, Reading Checks, AND Clock Buddies. The quiz for Section 4 will be on Tuesday 2/21 and the Chapter Test will be Wed. 2/22**

**Wed. Feb 15**

**no homework**

**Monday Feb. 13**

**Europe River map is due tomorrow.**

**Thursday Feb. 9**

**Finish Clock Buddy questions that were passed out in class. There will be a quiz on Chapter 9 Section 3 on Monday. **

**Wed, Feb. 8**

**no homework tonight!**

**Tues. Feb. 7**

**Tomorrow you will have a quiz on Chapter 9 Section 2. Also complete Chapter 9 Section 3 Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks **

**Monday Feb. 6**

**Today in class you worked on the Clock Buddies for Chapter 9 Section 2. If you did not finish in class, so so for homework.**

**Friday Feb. 3**

**On Monday you will have a quiz on Chapter 9 Section 1. Also finish Chapter 9 Section 2: Key Terms, Main Ideas and Reading Checks.**

**Thursday Feb. 2**

**Chapter 9 Section 1 Clock Buddies**

**Wednesday Feb. 1**

**Chapter 9 Section 1: Key Terms, Main Ideas and Reading Checks.**

**Thursday Jan. 26**

**No homework.**

**Wednesday Jan 25**

**Tomorrow will be the Chapter 8 TEST!**

**Tuesday Jan. 24**

**Tomorrow you will have a quiz on Chapter 8 Section 3.**

**Thursday will be the Chapter Test.**

**Mon. Jan. 23**

**Chapter 8 Section 3: Key Terms, Main Idea, and Reading Checks, also Reading Checks.**

**Thursday Jan. 19**

**Tonight you will put the finishing touches on your poem. By tomorrow it needs to be typed and printed out, using a 12 or 14 font. Name only goes at the bottom of poem. We will mount it on construction paper tomorrow in class.**

**Wednesday Jan. 18**

**Continue to work on the Haiku by "growing" the words in the poem.**

**Tuesday Jan. 17**

**Continue to work on the phrases for the Haiku. On the back of the worksheet that was passed out, you are to write done 10-12 phrases about things you see and feel about your picture of nature. **

**Friday Jan. 13**

** When you return on Tuesday, you will have a quiz on Chapter 8 Section 2.**

**Remember to bring in a picture of nature (that inspires you) from a magazine.**

**Thursday Jan. 12**

**Clock Buddies were passed out in class. If you did not finish, it is homework.**

**Wednesday Jan. 11**

**Map of Japan is due tomorrow. Also Chapter 8 Section 2: Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks.**

**Tues. Jan. 10**

**Map of Japan was passed out today, it is due on Thursday. **

**Monday Jan 9**

**Finish Clock Buddy questions. Quiz tomorrow on Chapter 8 Section 1.**

**Friday Jan. 6**

**Today we worked on Chapter 8 Japan Section 1: Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks. If you did not finish in class, it is homework to complete.**

**Thurs. Jan 5**

**Finish the Chapter Walk on Japan**

**Wed. Jan. 4**

**No homework tonight, unless you did not take the Chapter Test today, then you will tomorrow. Next chapter: JAPAN!**

**Tuesday Jan. 3**

**Tomorrow you will have the chapter test on China. This will be the last grade of the semester.**

**Wednesday Dec. 14**

**Today in class you worked on Clock Buddy Questions for Chapter 7 Section 4.**

**If you did not complete this in class it is homework.**

**Also your Chinese Landscape Project is due tomorrow.**

**Tuesday Dec. 13**

**Tomorrow you will have a quiz on Chapter 7 Section 3. In class you started on Chapter 7 Section 4: Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks. If you did not complete this in class, it is homework. Remember your Chinese Landscape Project is due Thursday 12/15.**

**Monday Dec. 12**

**The Chinese Landscape project is due on Thursday 12/15. Please remember to write the Chinese poem that you practiced in class, on the landscape. No more class time will be given, you need to finish for homework.**

**Friday Dec. 9**

**Today we began the Chinese Landscape project. I will give you more time on Monday to work on this in class. The completed project is due on Thursday Dec.15th.**

**Thurs. Dec. 8**

**In class today, you learned how to write some very basic Chinese words. Tonight you are to copy (practice) writing the Chinese poem 4 times. This and the researched landscape are due tomorrow.**

**Wed. Dec. 7 **

**In class today I showed many slides on Chinese Landscape. Now that you know what to look for, you are going to do your won research and bring in two examples of Chinese Landscape that you think you can draw. This is due on Friday.**

**Tuesday Dec. 6**

**No homework**

**Monday Dec. 5 **

**In class today we used the Chromebooks to research information about Confucianism. By tomorrow you need to have 25 facts about Confucius/Confucianism. With this information, you will be put into groups of 3 to design a poster about Confucianism.**

**Friday Dec.2**

**You will have a quiz on Chapter 7 Section 2 on Monday. **

**Also finish Chapter 7 Section 3 Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks.**

**Thursday Dec. 1**

**Finish clock buddy questions.**

**Wednesday Nov. 30**

**Tomorrow you will have a quiz on Chapter 7 Section 1. Finish Chapter 7 Section 2: Key Terms, Main Ideas and Reading Checks.**

**Tuesday Nov. 29**

Finish Clock buddies for homework.

**Monday Nov. 28**

**Chapter 7 Section 1 Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks**

**Monday Nov. 21**

**The Chapter Walk for China was given out today. If you did not complete this in class, then it is **

**Monday Nov. 14**

**You will have a quiz tomorrow on Chapter 6 Section 4. The Chapter TEST is on Friday.**

**Thursday Nov. 10**

**Please finish the clock buddy questions (due Monday). Also the African Proverb Project you have been working on is due on Monday.**

**Wednesday Nov. 9**

**In class you worked on Chapter 6 Section 4: Key Terms, Main Ideas, and Reading Checks. If you did not finish this in class, please finish for homework. Also, continue to work on the African Proverb Project which is due on Monday 11/14.**

**Tuesday Nov. 8**

**Tomorrow you will have a quiz on Chapter 6 Section 3. Also we started the African Proverb project in class today, this will be due on Monday Nov. 14th.**

**Please continue to work on this for homework. Some time in class will be given for this, but some time at home will be required to complete the project.**

**Monday Nov. 7**

**Today in class you worked on "clock buddy" questions for Chapter 6 **

**Section 3. If you did not finish in class, it is homework to finish tonight.**

**Friday Nov. 4**

**No homework**

**Thurs. Nov. 3**

**Today in class we went over the clock buddy questions; there will be a quiz tomorrow on Chapter 6 Section 2. you also started Chapter 6 Section 3: Key Terms. Main Ideas, and Reading Checks. If you were not able to finish this i class. please finish for homework tonight.**

**Wed. Nov. 2**

**Today in class you worked on "clock Buddy" questions, if you did not finish, please do so for homework. Also use the internet to find 2-3 images for Kente cloth. You will be using this for your African Project.**

**Tuesday Nov. 1**

**Well that was an interesting day! No school, so no homework.**

**Monday 10/31**

**Finish Chapter 6 Section 2 Key Terms, Main Ideas, Reading Checks**

**Friday 10/28**

**There will be a quiz on Monday Chapter 6 Section 1**

**Monday 10/24**

**You worked on Chapter 5 Section 2 "Clock Buddies". If you did not complete the questions in class, it is homework.**

**Wednesday 10/19**

**We began our unit on Africa yesterday. If you did not finish in class, Chapter 5 Section 1 Key Terms. Main Ideas, and Reading check are homework tonight.**

**Tuesday 10/18**

**In class we began Africa and the Chapter Walk. If you did not finish this in class, it is homework. We will check it in class **

**Monday 10/17**

**All pages for the Arab Project are due tomorrow. We will glue them into the folder tomorrow in class.**

**Friday 10/14**

**We are on the final page of the Arab Project. The last and final page is due on Tuesday 10/18. On Tuesday in class we will glue all 4 pages into a file folder (which I will provide). Please continue to work on this at home, as you will not be able to finish it all in one evening. Also, some of you still owe me other pages, make sure that they are done by Monday.**

**Thursday 10/13**

**Today in class we began the research for the 4th and final page of the Arab Project. For homework continue to research "Arab Achievements" on the internet and take notes. The final page is due Tuesday 10/18. Be sure to refer to the handout for the guidelines and requirements.**

**Wednesday 10/12**

**In class you did some research and took notes on Arabesque and Calligraphy. You also got started on writing your paragraphs for these two art forms. For Homework, you will need to add the paragraph to the bottom of the page, along with the examples of the art. This all needs to be turned in tomorrow.**

**Tuesday 10/11**

**Today in class you worked on your tessellation. No more class time will be given for this, it is due tomorrow.**

**Also, I went over page 2 ART for the project. Two examples (one each) for Arabesque and Calligraphy are due on Thursday. You may get these from the computer, but they BOTH need to fit on one page with room at the bottom for a paragraph.**

**Monday 10/10**

**If you did not have the completed Arab Architecture today, it is due tomorrow. The completed tessellation is due on Wednesday.**

**Friday 10/7**

**Today in class you were taught how to do a tessellation. For Monday you will need to show me your example of one tessellation: cut out, taped, and colored.**

**Also the Arab Architecture that we have been working on all week is due Monday.**

**Thursday Oct. 6**

**Continue to work on Page 1 (Arab Architecture) of the project.**

**Arab Architecture will be due on Monday 10/10**

**Wednesday Oct. 5**

**Tomorrow you will have the Chapter 3 test.**

**Monday October 3**

**If you did not get the examples (2) of the Arab Architecture, then you need to do it today, it is due tomorrow.**

**Also, tomorrow there will be a quiz on Chapter 3 Section 3.**

**The Chapter 3 TEST is on Thursday.**

**Friday 9/30**

**If you did not finish "Clock Buddies", finish for homework, due Monday.**

**In class I showed many examples of "Arab Architecture". By Tuesday you will need to have 2 printed examples of Arab Architecture you found on the internet. These need to be printed out. I will check these on Tuesday.**

**Thursday 9/29**

**Chapter 3 Section 3: Key Terms, Reading Checks, and Main Ideas**

**Wednesday 9/28**

**There will be a quiz tomorrow on Chapter 3 Section 2.**

**Tuesday 9/27**

Today in class you were given "Clock Buddy" questions. If you did not finish them in class, please finish them for homework.

**Monday 9/26**

Today in class we started Chapter 3 Section 3 Key Terms, Main Ideas, and reading Checks. If you did not complete them, finish this for homework.