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Wednesday, April 16, 2014

                                   

                     

Mrs. Schaab's Blog

April 7--April 11

Each 6th grader has a username and password for the Math Book website and for Spelling City.

Math 6--We are working on using the Distributive Property and simplifying expressions.

English 6--We are studying pronouns and how they are used correctly in sentences.  We will have a test on Thursday.

Vocabulary--The charts for Unit 13 are due Tuesday, the Unit is due on Thursday.  We have a spelling test on Unit 13 next Wednesday and a Vocabulary test next Thursday.

Social Studies 6--We are learning about the ancient civilizations of China.  This week we have a chapter test on Tuesday.  Then we will start studying Greece.


The seventh grade is working on simplifying expressions.  We will then begin to review the chapter for a test next week.

7th grade pre-algebra is working on percent problems.  We will have a midchapter quiz on Thursday.  Then we will be doing more work with percents.

The Algebra class is working on simplifying fractions and multiplying and dividing rational expressions, then we will be adding and subtracting them.

In Math 8, we have a test on the Chapter on Thursday.

In 5th grade math, we are still working on our times tables.  We are finding the greatest common factor of 2 or more numbers.  Then we will be reducing fractions and solving word problems using the guess and check method.

 

THINGS TO REMEMBER:

THINK SPRING!!!!!

We are going receiving the sacrament of reconciliation on Wednesday.

The last eighth grade Market Day is Wednesday--tickets can be purchased Monday--Wednesday mornings.

The eightth is putting on the Passion for the school on Wednesday afternoon at 2:30.

There is no school on Good Friday or Easter Monday.

Please remember to return report cards.

Please remind students to study a little each evening and not wait until the day before the test.

Also remind them of the importance of having homework done on time and done carefully.