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Ms. Kennedy

Week of April 24th to April 28th

Reminders:

  1. The NYS Math Test for grades 6 and 8 will be taking place next week from May 2nd to May 4th.
  2.  State of the Academy Meeting will be taking place on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. All children whose parents attend will receive TWO NUT DAY CARDS. The class with the highest percentage of parent participation rate will win an ice cream party. 

5th Grade

            This week the 5th grade will be learning about changing fractions into percents and percents into fractions. We will also be writing decimals as percents and percents as decimals. We will then be moving onto being able to find the percent of a number, while also using a circle graph.

 

Monday, April 24, 2017- wkbk pg. 150

Tuesday, April 25, 2017- wkbk pg. 151

Wednesday, April 26, 2017- wkbk pg. 152

Thursday, April 27, 2017- wkbk pg. 153

Friday, April 28, 2017- no homework

 

* Schedule is tentative to change.

6th Grade

            This week the 6th grade will be spending the week reviewing topics from throughout the year to review for the NYS Math Test next week. We will go over operations with fractions and decimals. We will also be reviewing unit rates, the coordinate plane, and equivalent expressions.

 

Monday, April 24, 2017- Ready NY Book pgs. 66-69

Tuesday, April 25, 2017- Ready NY Book pgs. 98-101

Wednesday, April 26, 2017- Ready NY Book pgs. 34-37

Thursday, April 27, 2017- Ready NY Book pgs. 136-142

Friday, April 28, 2017- Skinny Ready Book pg 29 #57, and pg 35 #63

 

* Schedule is tentative to change.

 

7th Grade

            This week the seventh grade will be learning about finding the volume of different three-dimensional figures by using formulas. They will be finding the volume of prisms, pyramids, cylinders, and cones. Then we will be moving onto using the formulas we have learned about to find the volume of complex figures.

 

Monday, April 24, 2017- wkbk pgs. 353-354

Tuesday, April 25, 2017- wkbk pgs. 355-356; get test signed and corrected

Wednesday, April 26, 2017- wkbk pgs. 357-358 the even numbers

Thursday, April 27, 2017- wkbk pgs. 359-360

Friday, April 28, 2017-wkbk pgs. 361-362; Review Sheet

 

* Schedule is tentative to change.

 

8th Grade

            This week the eighth grade will be reviewing main topics that have been covered throughout the course of the school year in order to review for the NYS Math Test next week. We will be reviewing scientific notation, functions, proportional relationships, linear equations, systems of equations, and surface area.

 

Monday, April 24, 2017- Ready NY Book pgs.  44-47; Skinny Ready NY Book pgs. 4-38 #’s 6, 12, 28, 54, 56 and pgs. 63-81 #’s 23, 25, 33, 47

Tuesday, April 25, 2017- Ready NY Book pgs.64-67

Wednesday, April 26, 2017- Ready NY Book pgs.106-109

Thursday, April 27, 2017-Ready NY Book pgs. 128-131; 144-147

Friday, April 28, 2017- Ready NY Book pgs. 232-235

 

* Schedule is tentative to change.

 

5th Grade Religion

This week the 5th grade will be beginning Chapter 11. We will be discussing the Introductory Rites of mass, the proclamation of the Word of God, the Liturgy of the Eucharist, as well as the Concluding Rites of the mass.