Cluster D Homework

Welcome to Cluster D!!! We are looking forward to working with you and your children to make this year a good one. We will be updating this page on a daily basis to help Cluster D students complete their nightly HW. Most nights, there will be homework that students will not have had a chance to work on during the school day. Students should not be spending more that an hour and fifteen minutes on homework nightly.

Friday, 2/23/2018


Social Studies: NH-No homework; enjoy the break!


English: NH - Also, no late work for any assignments may be turned in after break.


Reading: Some students are missing the VOCAB Packet, Excerpt Questions, ...Last Opportunity to make up missing work!


Science: NH- have a great vacation!


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  NHT


Period 8:  NHT


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:  NHT


Language:  Mr. Harrington:  NHT


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


Thursday, 2/22/2018


Social Studies: NHT-No homework tonight.


English: NHT - No homework tonight


Reading:  NHT


Science: NHT- no homework tonight


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:   None


Period 8:  None


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:  Practice test


Language:  Mr. Harrington:  Summary Due


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.



Tuesday, 2/20/2018


Social Studies: Complete close read and two-column notes for Trouble over Colonists’ Rights; Main Idea Activities 6.3 tomorrow.


English: Final draft essay due Thursday!


Reading:  NHT


Science: There will be a short geologic time/fossils quiz on Friday. If student is absent, will make up the Monday after vacation.


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  Prepare for test on Chapter 5  by reviewing  notes and completing practice test.  


Period 8: Prepare for quiz on Lessons 6.1 tp 6.3  by reviewing  notes and completing practice worksheets


 Today  (2/20)  will be High 5 for all math classes


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:  NHT


Language:  Mr. Harrington:  Summary Due Friday


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


7th grade Spanish

Hawkins: Unit test next class: I can describe myself and others in Spanish; Vocab list 2A and questions

Trubiano: Unit 2a Test is Thursday/Friday. Study Ser and Adjectives.

Aronowitz: Unit 2a TEST on Thursday/Friday


Monday, 2/19/2018


Social Studies: NHT-No homework tonight.


English: Conclusion paragraph due tomorrow. Prepare to begin typing paragraphs of final draft essay.


Reading:


Science: Finish reading and notes if not done in class


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  Prepare for upcoming unit test on Proportions Wed/ Thurs by working on Chapter 5 review packet.  There will be no class Tuesday as HIGH 5 is coming Tuesday to our class.


Period 8:  Work on 5.3 Proportions  paper   due Wednesday as there will be no class Tuesday as HIGH 5 is coming Tuesday to our class.




ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:


Language:  Mr. Harrington:


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


Friday, 2/16/2018


Social Studies: NHTW - No homework this weekend.


English: Finish writing your essay’s introduction paragraph, and any other body paragraphs that are overdue, by Monday.


Reading:


Science: NHTW- No homework this weekend!


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  Complete Lesson 5.5 Slope Papers  for Monday as we begin to prepare for a unit test next week


Period 8: Lesson 6.3    ex  12- 26  Solve by PROPORTIONS…  show your set ups in Spiral :-)


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:  NHT


Language:  Mr. Harrington:  NHT


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


7th grade Spanish

Hawkins: Complete practice writing activities on the back of interview sheet.

Trubiano: Study vocab list 2a- Test next week.

Aronowitz: Unit 2a Test Next Week


Thursday, 2/15/2018


Social Studies: Complete two-column notes on The Consequences of the French and Indian War. Assessment tomorrow.


English: Finish body paragraph 3.


Reading: Work on your second read questions for Excerpt 5.  The completed excerpt is due next Monday.  Progress Report on Feb 19.


Science: Project is due tomorrow, Friday. Complete tonight if necessary.


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:    Spend 15 minutes on 5.5 Slope Packet and review for CR Quiz Friday

Period 8:  Spend 15 minutes on 6.3 Proportion Packet and review for CR Quiz Friday



ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington: HW#7


Language:  Mr. Harrington: Summary Due Tomorrow


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


Wednesday, 2/14/2018


Social Studies: Smart Cards 6-2 due tomorrow.


English: Finish 2nd body paragraph if not completed during class, and practice new vocabulary.


Reading: NHT -  Mid Unit Test for Analysis will be Next Monday Feb 19

STUDENTS WHO OWE WORK need to work on that.


Science: Work on project (presentations Friday)


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  Review CR’s for quiz Friday


Period 8: Review CR’s for quiz Friday



ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:  HW#6


Language:  Mr. Harrington:  Summary Friday


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


7th grade Spanish
Hawkins: Memorize lines for talk show project
Trubiano: NHT
Aronowitz: NHT


Tuesday, 2/13/2018


Social Studies: NHT-No homework tonight.  [Unless students were absent and owe new Vocab Smart Cards.]


English: Students who did not complete their first body paragraph it’s due tomorrow


Reading:  NHT unless you are missing work in Reading.  


Science: Work on project


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  First 2 pages on SLOPE packet … 20 minutes


Period 8:  lesson 6.2 Comparing Percents/ Decimals/ Fractions/   even 2-30


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:


Language:  Mr. Harrington:


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


Monday, 2/12/2018


Social Studies: Smart Cards 6-1 due tomorrow.


English: (1) Finish handwriting the body paragraph for your essay, making sure you’ve included that 2nd example of the narrative device you chose to write about.(2) Practice new vocabulary.


Reading:  


Science: Work on your project. Presentations on Friday.


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  Cr # 16  and complete basic % / ratio paper


Period 8:  CR # 16  and Lesson 6.1  evens    on Basic Percents


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:  Practice Quiz


Language:  Mr. Harrington:  Summary Due Friday


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


7th grade Spanish

Hawkins: Complete script for talk show presentation.

Trubiano: practice scripts for talk show presentation

Aronowitz: Complete script for talk show presentation.


Friday, 2/9/2018


Social Studies: NHTW-No homework this weekend.


English: Practice new vocabulary


Reading: Have you finished Excerpt 4?  If not - complete for Monday.  Quiz on Tuesday. Next Excerpt 5 starting next week.


Science: finish your research and creative writing for eras by Monday


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  None


Period 8:  None


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:  NHT


Language:  Mr. Harrington:  NHT


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


Thursday, 2/8/2018


Social Studies: NHT-No homework tonight.


English: Complete your creative writing piece that includes all 10 of the vocabulary words from list #16. If you chose to write sentences instead of a story or narrative in general, that is fine. Using bonus words from the new list in addition to any new prefix-assignment vocabulary will earn you extra points!


Reading: Work on Excerpt 4 Douglass Narrative.  If you have forgotten your narrative at school, you will find it on Google Classroom;  PD 1     djatbb

PD 2    w3y92q     PD 4    b0jwxvj    PD 5    q34aczi         PD 8       866gfr


Science: NHT- No homework tonight


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5: Prepare for quiz on Proportions by completing practice quiz


Period 8:  Spend 20 minutes on introductory Percent Papers


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:  Lesson #3


Language:  Mr. Harrington:  Summary Due Friday


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


7th grade Spanish

Hawkins: Periods 6 even, 6 odd and 7 odd: Re-write your own original version of the Bert and Bernie story making 5 changes and keeping your new story consistent.

Trubiano: Practice Yo Soy Poema

Aronowitz:NHT


Tuesday, 2/6/2018


Social Studies: NHT-No homework tonight.


English:Finish all prefixes for prefix practice assignment (in your English notebook).


Reading:  Any Missing work


Science: NHT- No homework tonight


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  Practice 5.3  B/ A  20 minutes of best effort


Period 8:  none


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington: Lesson #2


Language:  Mr. Harrington: Summary Due Friday


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


Monday, 2/5/2018


Social Studies: Quebec Quiz Tomorrow.


English: Complete the prefix assignment in your notebook for tomorrow.


Reading: NHT - unless you owe:  Found Poem, Excerpt 3 check off, analysis excerpt 3, or goalsetting.


Science: Period 1- Geologic timelines due tomorrow if you did not finish in class


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  Cr 15  


Period 8:  CR # 15  and continue to prepare for qQuest 13.2 - 13.4


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:  HW #1


Language:  Mr. Harrington:  Summary Due Friday


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


7th grade Spanish

Hawkins: Study and practice vocab 2A-(golden-colored)

Trubiano: Practice Yo Soy 3-2-1 poem

Aronowitz:


Friday, 2/2/2018


Social Studies: NHTW-No homework this weekend.


English: Study list 15 vocabulary words for quiz on Monday. Also, I will continue to conference with students re: 6 journal entries, so please be prepared to share if your name is called.


Reading: Vocab Packet - due on Monday!  We are starting another excerpt 4.next week.


Science: NHTW- No homework this weekend


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  None


Period 8: Continue with Chapter 13 practice problems for 20 minutes. Check your answers along the way and bring in any questions that you still may have for class on Tuesday


HIGH 5  in all Math classes on  Monday ⅖



ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington: NHT


Language:  Mr. Harrington: NHT


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


Thursday, 2/1/2018


Social Studies: NHT-No homework tonight


English: Tomorrow, be prepared to share 6 journal entries (3 required/3 choice). Study vocabulary (list #15) for quiz Monday.


Reading: Excerpt 3 questions due tomorrow; vocabulary due Monday


Science: 8th grade course request sheet due back signed tomorrow, Friday 2/2 to Ms. Bono (will receive at A+ for hw grade if completed on time)


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  Lesson 5.2   Proportions    Worksheet  B/ A  sides  ( 20 minutes best effort)


Period 8: Continue with Lesson 13.4  on Slope / Intecepts


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:  NHT


Language:  Mr. Harrington:  Summary Due Friday


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


7th grade Spanish

Hawkins:NHT

Trubiano: NHT

Aronowitz:NHT


Wednesday, 1/31/2018


Social Studies: NHT-No homework tonight


English: Finish annotating the slave spiritual along with the other 2 poems we’ve studied that you will be discussing in tomorrow’s Socratic Seminar.


Reading: Work on Questions Excerpt 3 - Due Friday.  Work on VOCAB PACKET  Due Monday.


Science: Finish Personal Timeline


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  Lesson 5.1  continues.. Problems 26,27,28,30,31,32,35, 36


Period 8:  Lesson 13.4  Graphing equations in slope intercept form  20 minutes of practice , Best effort


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:


Language:  Mr. Harrington:


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.



Tuesday, 1/30/2018


Social Studies: NHT-No homework tonight


English: Continue practicing new vocabulary (list #15) so you are prepared to use it during Thursday’s Socratic Seminar regarding the poetry we’ve been annotating.


Reading:   Found Poem due on Wednesday.  


Science: NHT- No homework tonight


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  Lesson 5.1 Ratios/ Rates  B/A  4-25  A*  4-35


Period 8:  Continue with lesson 13.3   Graphing Proportional Relationships


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:   NHT


Language:  Mr. Harrington:  Summary Due Friday


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


Monday, 1/29/2018


Social Studies: NHT-No homework tonight


English:Continue identifying poetic devices in “If We Must Die” by Claude McKay.


Reading: NHT   unless you need to finish the poem


Science: Short quiz tomorrow (Tuesday) on rocks/the rock cycle


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  Worksheet 5.1 packet.. B/ A/ A* problems …. 20  minutes best effort ( primarily the top ½  of the worksheets)


Period 8:   Lesson 13.3 Graphing proportional Relationships     Time: Best effort 20 minutes


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington: NHT


Language:  Mr. Harrington: Summary Due Friday


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.


Wednesday, 1/24/2018


Social Studies: Complete Close Read/Mark-Up the Text of Mary Jemison’s Narrative


English:  NHT


Reading:


Science: NHT- No Homework tonight


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5: Front side 2 ratio papers


Period 8:  Lesson 13.2     Slope  1-25=4, 27-30

ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:


Language:  Mr. Harrington:


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.



Tuesday, 1/23/2018


Social Studies: Complete Close Read/Mark-Up the Text of Mary Jemison’s Narrative


English:Homework due Thurs Jan. 24 is:  read 3-3-lesson 11 “Poet’s Toolbox Reference Sheet, then complete as Homework pages 16 “3-1-lesson 11 Toolbox Worksheet all questions 1 thru 16 Plus page 16 3-1-lesson 12 is the Exit Ticket...all due Thrusday Jan 24!


Reading: Finish goal setting - get it signed and return on Wednesday for a grade.


Science: NHT- No homework tonight


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5: None


Period 8:None


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


Math Mr. Harrington:


Language:  Mr. Harrington:


Band and Strings: Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented practice per 6-day cycle.



Monday, 1/22/2018


Social Studies: NHT-No homework tonight.


English:Poem annotations are due tomorrow. Please refer to the second sheet given to you regarding the 3 steps to reading poetry and what to look for; those questions must be answered.


Reading: NHT


Science: NHT- No homework tonight


Math:

Periods 1,2,4, & 5:  Continue to prepare notes  for Chapter 4 test Wednesday


Note: High5 all math classes Tuesday 1/23


Period 8: Complete chapter 5 test due Tuesday


ONLINE Access:   www.bigideasmath.com and listen to audio examples also

Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-Grade7 (no space); Password-Student

Period 8: Username-Grade 7 (space between Grade and 7); Password-Accelerated


 

  
Please provide your information before Period 6 to ensure it is posted to the Cluster D 
Homework site. 
 
Thursday, 2/22/2018 
 
Social Studies​: NHT-No homework tonight. 
 
English​: NHT - No homework tonight 
 
Reading​: NHT 
 
Science​: NHT- no homework tonight 
 
Math​: 
Periods 1,2,4, & 5: ​ None 
 
Period 8: ​None 
 
ONLINE Access: ​www.bigideasmath.com​ and listen to audio examples also  
Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-​Grade7​ (no space); Password-​Student 
Period 8: Username-​Grade 7​ (space between Grade and 7); Password-​Accelerated 
 
Math Mr. Harrington: Practice test 
 
Language: Mr. Harrington: Summary Due 
 
Band and Strings​: ​Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented
  
Please provide your information before Period 6 to ensure it is posted to the Cluster D 
Homework site. 
 
Thursday, 2/22/2018 
 
Social Studies​: NHT-No homework tonight. 
 
English​: NHT - No homework tonight 
 
Reading​: NHT 
 
Science​: NHT- no homework tonight 
 
Math​: 
Periods 1,2,4, & 5: ​ None 
 
Period 8: ​None 
 
ONLINE Access: ​www.bigideasmath.com​ and listen to audio examples also  
Periods 1,2,3,5: Username-​Grade7​ (no space); Password-​Student 
Period 8: Username-​Grade 7​ (space between Grade and 7); Password-​Accelerated 
 
Math Mr. Harrington: Practice test 
 
Language: Mr. Harrington: Summary Due 
 
Band and Strings​: ​Band and strings students are responsible for 100 minutes of documented