8th Grade (RB)

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Ryan Duffy ? rduffy@olcacademy.net

 

Previous NY State Science tests: I recommend looking at more recent test because they are more common core?aligned: http://www.nychangesedregents.org/grade8/science/home.html

 

Thursday June 15, 2017

NO CLASSES:

Report to 128th street church by 1:00 pm.

You will be dismissed by 2:30 pm.

 

Wednesday June 14, 2017

NO CLASSES:

Graduation Rehearseal from 10-11:30 am @ 128st campus

Senior BBQ: 11:30- 1 pm

 

Final Schedule:

Thursday: ELA Final

Friday: SS Final

Monday (6/12): Religion Final

Tuesday (6/13): Math Final

 

June 7, 2017

Study ELA Final tomorrow.

Math moved to next Tuesday.

 

June 6, 2017

Math final tomorrow!!!

 

June 5, 2017

Science final tomorrow. Study!!!

Cards for Mr. Coyne due first thing in the morning. No exceptions!

 

June 1, 2017

8th grade Retreat: Go to St. Anthony’s church tomorrow morning by 9 am. Bring a pen or pencil with you. Lunch will be provided.

 

May 31, 2017

SCIENCE STATE TEST IS TOMORROW MORNING.

Arrive at 128th st. campus by 8:30 am.

Dismissal will be at 12:00

 

May 24, 2017

SS-Quiz tomorrow (WWII)

Complete the graduation essay. Due next Wednesday. (5/31/17)

No other homework tonight because of the spring show. BE BACK AT 6 PM TONIGHT!!!!

 

May 23, 2017

SS-Study quiz on Thursday (WWII)

Science– pages 586-595

  1. Read
  2. Sentences and definitions for vocabulary words
  3. Questions on page 595
  4. Reading checkpoint questions

Religion-Writing-1 page- page 203

Math-GoMath pages 408-409

 

May 22, 2017

SS-Pages 808-813

  1. Read
  2. Sentences and definitions for vocabulary words.
  3. Questions on page 813
  4. ALL checkpoint questions

Science– Research Air fronts. Minimum 1 page. Provide examples of different air fronts as well.

 

May 18, 2017

SS– Study Quiz on WWII (Wednesday)

Religion-pages 187-194 (Due Friday)

  1. Read, highlight or underline key information
  2. Writing-1 page- page 187
  3. “Needs Chart”- page 193
  4. ALL Questions-page 194

Math-GOMATH page 402

 

May 17, 2017

Religion-pages 187-194 (Due Friday)

  1. Read, highlight or underline key information
  2. Writing-1 page- page 187
  3. “Needs Chart”- page 193
  4. ALL Questions-page 194

Math– Go Math pages 400-401. Read and Copy examples.

ELA– Write sentences for vocabulary on page 300 and 310 (Codex)

 

May 16, 2017

Science– Study test tomorrow on Atmosphere

Math– Go Math pages 400-401. Read and Copy examples.

ELA– Write sentences for vocabulary on page 300 and 310 (Codex)

 

May 15, 2017

Science– Test on Wednesday (Atmosphere)

SS- Textbook pages 802-807 (Sentences, Definitions, Questions (p.807), Checkpoint questions

Math- GO Math pages 400-401 (Read and copy examples)

 

May 12, 2017

Science-Pages 537-539 (ALL) Due Monday

Religion– Assignment to be completed and returned Monday morning.

 

May 11, 2017

Science-Pages 537-539 (ALL) Due Monday

SS– Get Quiz Signed and returned

Math-Study Quiz

 

May 10, 2017

Math– Page 329-330 (Coachbook)

SS– Research WWII. Write a page paper on the subject. How did begin? Who fought in it? Etc.

Science-25 Question Study guide. Separate answer sheet (Atmosphere)

 

May 9, 2017

SS– Study Test tomorrow (Great Depression)

Science– Create a 25 question study guide on the atmosphere. Separate answer sheet. (Due Thursday)

Math– Coachbook page 328

 

May 8, 2017

SS-Test Wednesday (Great Depression)

Create a 25 question study guide with a separate answer sheet. (Due Tuesday)

Text Book pages 794, 796-797 (All Questions) (Due Tuesday)

Religion– Pages 180-186 (Due Tuesday)

  1. Read, highlight or underline key information
  2. Page 185- “God Guides”
  3. Page 186- “ALL” (No Sentences)

 

May 5, 2017

SS-Test Wednesday (Great Depression)

Create a 25 question study guide with a separate answer sheet. (Due Tuesday)

Text Book pages 794, 796-797 (All Questions) (Due Tuesday)

Religion– Pages 180-186 (Due Tuesday)

  1. Read, highlight or underline key information
  2. Page 185- “God Guides”
  3. Page 186- “ALL” (No Sentences)

 

May 4, 2017

SS-Test Wednesday (Great Depression)

Create a 25 question study guide with a separate answer sheet. (Due Tuesday)

Text Book pages 794, 796-797 (All Questions) (Due Tuesday)

Religion– Pages 180-186 (Due Tuesday)

  1. Read, highlight or underline key information
  2. Page 185- “God Guides”
  3. Page 186- “ALL” (No Sentences)

 

 

May 1-May 3, 2017

You have your Math State ELA test Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday. Get a good night sleep. Be sure to have #2 pencils, and eat a good breakfast. You’re all going to do great! Good luck!

 

April 27, 2017

SS– Study for Quiz on Great Depression

Math-Continue to practice for Math State test

 

April 26, 2017

SS– Study for Great Depression Quiz on Friday

Religion– pages 177-178 (Writing- 1 page) Summarize his life.

Math-Continue practicing for Math State test. TEST IS NEXT TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY.

 

April 25, 2017

Science– pages 528-531 (Sentences, Definitions, Questions on p.531, Checkpoint Questions) Skinny book-22-25

Math– Finish Math State Test Packet

SS– Review Notes on Great Depression. Quiz Friday.

 

April 24, 2017

Science– Venn diagram on TWO different layers of the atmosphere

 

April 8, 2017

SS-p.790-793

  1. Sentences & Definitions
  2. Questions on page 793
  3. All Checkpoint questions

 

April 7, 2017

SS– Pages 790-793 (Sentences, Definitions, Questions) Also checkpoint questions too. (Due Tuesday)

 

April 6, 2017

Religion– complete the worksheet

 

April 5, 2017

Religion-(Due TOMORROW)

  1. Pages 143-150 (Read, Highlight or underline key information)
  2. Page 143- Writing-1 page
  3. P.144- “Teaching the Faith”
  4. p. 150- “ALL”

?Finish the essay on the Triduum. Remember being graded as a writing assignment. ?Rubric information was provided. Due tomorrow! No EXCEPTIONS!

  1. one-three pages in length
  2. 6 paragraphs (4-5 sentences each paragraph)
  3. Intro, 3 body paragraphs on the Triduum.
  4. What is the resurrection? What does it mean to you? (1 paragraph)
  5. Conclusion

 

April 4, 2017

Science– Quiz tomorrow on the Atmosphere

Religion-(Due Thursday)

  1. Pages 143-150 (Read, Highlight or underline key information)
  2. Page 143- Writing-1 page
  3. P.144- “Teaching the Faith”
  4. p. 150- “ALL”

 

April 3, 2017

Science– Study for quiz on Wednesday (Earth’s Atmosphere)

Religion-(Due Thursday)

  1. Pages 143-150 (Read, Highlight or underline key information)
  2. Page 143- Writing-1 page
  3. P.144- “Teaching the Faith”
  4. p. 150- “ALL”

 

Math-Go Math page 350

 

March 31, 2017

SS– Current Events

Science– Study quiz on Wednesday (Earth’s Atmosphere)

ELA-How does the video on the shroud of Turin use evidence to back up its claim about the Resurrection (10-15 sentences)

 

March 30, 2017

Great job on all of ?you hard work!!!

Now back to reality!!!!

SS– Textbook pages 782-787 (DUE TOMORROW)

  1. Sentences and Definitions (7 words)
  2. Questions on page 787
  3. Checkpoint Questions on pages 783, 784, 785, 786, 787

Current Events (DUE MONDAY)

ELA-How does the video on the shroud of Turin use evidence to back up its claim about the Resurrection (10-15 sentences)

 

March 27, 2017

ELA State Test Tomorrow

Get a good night sleep. Be sure to have #2 pencils with an eraser for tomorrow. Prepare for any last minute questions you may have. Good Luck!!!!

 

March 24, 2017

Religion– Complete assignment DUE MONDAY NO EXCEPTION!

ELA– Complete packet

SS– Get test signed

 

March 23, 2017

Science– 1 page paper- Layers of the Atmosphere

ELA– Coachbook pages 129-139

SS– Get test signed and returned tomorrow

 

March 22, 2017

ELA– Coachbook pages 129-139

SS- 1 page research paper on FDR’s New Deal

Religion-Pages 133-142

  1. pages 133-134 (Essay Format-1 Page on Saint Angela Merici)
  2. page 135 (Writing Prompt-1 page in length)
  3. Read, Highlight or underline any key information
  4. page 141- (It’s your choice)
  5. page 142- ALL

 

March 21, 2017

SS– Pages 776-781

Sentences, Definitions, Questions on page 781

Checkpoint Questions on pages 777, 778, 779, 780, 781

Religion-Pages 133-142

  1. pages 133-134 (Essay Format-1 Page on Saint Angela Merici)
  2. page 135 (Writing Prompt-1 page in length)
  3. Read, Highlight or underline any key information
  4. page 141- (It’s your choice)
  5. page 142- ALL

 

March 20, 2017

Science– Pages 512-515 (Sentences, Definitions, Que

 

Religion-Pages 133-142

  1. pages 133-134 (Essay Format-1 Page on Saint Angela Merici)
  2. page 135 (Writing Prompt-1 page in length)
  3. Read, Highlight or underline any key information
  4. page 141- (It’s your choice)
  5. page 142- ALL

 

March 17, 2017

Science– Textbook pages 542-545

1/2 page jot down important facts

sentences, definitions, questions (p.545)

Reading Comprehension Questions on pages 543 & 545

 

March 16, 2017

SS– Study test tomorrow (Roaring 20’s)

Science– Textbook pages 542-545 (Due Monday)

1/2 page jot down important facts

sentences, definitions, questions (p.545)

Reading Comprehension Questions on pages 543 & 545

ELA– Finish packet

 

March 15, 2017

SS– Create a review sheet on the Roaring 20’s.

Create a separate answer sheet. (Due Thursday)

Textbook pages 756, 758-759 (All Questions) Due Thursday

Study test Friday.

 

March 13, 2017

SS– Create a review sheet on the Roaring 20’s.

Create a separate answer sheet. (Due Thursday)

Textbook pages 756, 758-759 (All Questions) Due Thursday

Study test Friday.

ELA– COACH BOOK PAGES 126-140 on loose leaf (Due Thursday)

Math-Copy highlighted words in GoMath pages 228, 230, 231

 

 

March 10, 2017

SS– Study Test on Wednesday (Roaring 20’s)

Complete any work that you owe me. Hand it in on Monday.

 

March 9, 2017: FREE DRESS DOWN TOMORROW

SS– Study for Roaring 20’s Quiz tomorrow.

ELA– Finish the packet if you have not done so.

 

March 8, 2017

SS- Study for quiz on Roaring 20[‘s (Moved to Friday)

ELA- Finish State Test Packet

 

March 7, 2017

Science– Study Test tomorrow on Earth’s Interior

SS-Study quiz on Thursday (Roaring 20’s)

ELA– NY State Test pages 6-10

 

March 6, 2017

Science– Test on Wednesday (Earth’s Interior)

SS– Writing- 1 page- Stock Market- Be sure to mention ? ? 1. Bull Market ? ? 2. Buying on Margin (Add more than just this)

Textbook pages- 752-755 (Sentences, Definitions, Questions)

Study Quiz on Thursday (Roaring 20’s)

ELA- Practice State Test pages 1-5

 

March 2, 2017

SS– Textbook pages 752-755 (Sentences, Definitions, Questions)

Science- Create a study guide on Earth’s interior. (Minimum 25 Questions) Answers on Separate answer sheet. DUE MONDAY

 

March 1, 2017: Dress Down for $1 Tomorrow!

Science– Textbook pages 157-159 (All Questions)

Religion

  1. Pages 123-130 (Read, highlight or underline key information)
  2. page 123 (Writing Prompt) 3/4 page in length
  3. Page 129 (Turn Toward God)
  4. Page 130 (ALL questions)

Math-Work on your projects

 

February 28, 2017

Science– Study Vocabulary Quiz tomorrow (Earth’s Interior)

Get quiz signed and returned

Pages 157-159 ( All Questions) (Due Thursday)

Religion- Due Thursday

  1. Pages 123-130 (Read, highlight or underline key information)
  2. page 123 (Writing Prompt) 3/4 page in length
  3. Page 129 (Turn Toward God)
  4. Page 130 (ALL questions)

Math– Work on your projects

 

February 27, 2017

Science– Textbook pages 150-154 (Sent, Def, Quest)

Vocabulary quiz on Wednesday (Earth’s Interior)

SS- Writing- Jazz Age- total 1 page. (1/2 page description of era) (1/2 page description of influential person during this time period.

 

February 16, 2017: Bring in goods for the Bake Sale!!!

Math-Go Math page 212

ELA– Codex pages 234-239

Science– Homework for Break: Go to the link at the top of the page. Click on the 2016 NY State Science test. Answer the first 50 questions.

  1. Print the test out and answer the questions or write down each question with the answers. Will be check once you return.

February 15, 2017: Bring in goods for the Bake Sale: Tomorrow and Friday!

Science– Pages 150-154 (Sentences, Definitions, Questions)

Skinny Book- Pages 32-26

SS– Page 751 “Analyzing Literature”

Religion

Pages 107-114

  1. Read, highlight or underline key information
  2. P.107 “Writing Prompt” (Minimum 3/4 page)
  3. p. 111 “Eucharist & Me”
  4. P.114- ALL Questions

 

February 14, 2017

Science– Study Quiz on Earth’s Interior

Math– Go Math page 206 (All Questions)

ELA– Codex pages 202-209 (All questions on Loose Leaf)

Religion- Due Thursday

Pages 107-114

  1. Read, highlight or underline key information
  2. P.107 “Writing Prompt” (Minimum 3/4 page)
  3. p. 111 “Eucharist & Me”
  4. P.114- ALL Questions

 

February 13, 2017

?SS– Get test signed and returned tomorrow.

Textbook pages 741-745 (Sentences, Definitions, Questions) Also page 743 (Primary Source)

Math- Go Math page 198, 199 and questions 1 & 2 on page 200

Religion- Due Thursday

Pages 107-114

  1. Read, highlight or underline key information
  2. P.107 “Writing Prompt” (Minimum 3/4 page)
  3. p. 111 “Eucharist & Me”
  4. P.114- ALL Questions

 

February 10, 2017: Bring Progress Reports in Signed!!!

Science– Study Quiz on Wednesday (Earth’s Interior)

 

February 8, 2017

NO SCHOOL TOMORROW (SNOW DAY!!!!!)?

Science– Venn diagram on heat transfer. Choose 2 out of 3 to compare and contrast

Religion– pages 100-106 ?(Due Thursday)

  1. Read, highlight, or underline key information
  2. p.105- “Revealing God’s Presence”
  3. p.106-ALL Questions (Only definitions, no sentences for “Say What”)

 

February 7, 2017

Science– Textbook pages 136-140 (Sentences, Definitions, Questions)

Skinny book pages 18-23

SS-Writing- Research Roaring 20’s (Minimum 1 page)

Religion– pages 100-106 ?(Due Thursday)

  1. Read, highlight, or underline key information
  2. p.105- “Revealing God’s Presence”
  3. p.106-ALL Questions (Only definitions, no sentences for “Say What”)

 

February 6, 2017: Full Uniform tomorrow: There is no Gym!!!!

SS– Study test tomorrow (WWI)

Get quiz signed and returned.

Religion– Get test signed and returned

 

February 3, 2017

BACK TO NORMAL HW NEXT WEEK. THIS WEEK WAS AN OFF WEEK WITH ME BEING SICK.

SS– Study for Test on WWI. (Tuesday)

Math– Study for Quiz on chapter 6. (Tuesday)

 

January 31, 2017?

SS-Quiz (Study moved to tomorrow-WWI)

 

January 30, 2017

SS– Study quiz tomorrow! (WWI)

 

January 27, 2017

SS- Study quiz on Tuesday (WWI)

Current Events

Math– Go Math pages 156-158


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