Class Yesterday and Today (Grades 6, 7, 8)

Class Yesterday and Today
All of our lessons and assignments from yesterday and today!


Modes of Contact:
jnicholes5606@smtschool.org
St. Martin of Tours School: 631-264-7166

*Remember: students should be checking Google Classroom for reminders*

Grade/Class  Google Classroom Code
 6-1  t06fs5l
 6-2  21b8t8
 7-1  xbtvayx
 7-2  hdbuajx
 8-1  xin700
 8-2  nrzwwz

 
September 12, 2016
6th: Introduction to the Spanish course. Homework: Parent form signed.
7th: Introduction to the Spanish course. Homework: Parent form signed.
8th: Introduction to the Spanish course. Homework: Parent form signed.

September 13, 2016
6th: Classwork "All About Me" worksheet. Homework: Parent form signed (if you haven't already).
7th: Classwork "All About Me" worksheet. Homework: Parent form signed (if you haven't already).
8th: Classwork "All About Me" worksheet. Homework: Parent form signed (if you haven't already).

September 19, 2016
6th: Introduction to the Spanish alphabet/sounds. Homework: Study the alphabet, get parent form signed (if you haven't), multiple choice alphabet QUIZ on Monday, 9/26.
7th: Re-introduction to the Spanish alphabet/sounds. Homework: Study the alphabet, get parent form signed (if you haven't), fill-in alphabet QUIZ on Monday, 9/26.
8th: Re-introduction to the Spanish alphabet/sounds. Homework: Study the alphabet, get parent form signed (if you haven't), fill-in alphabet QUIZ on Monday, 9/26.

September 20, 2016
6th:
Review alphabet in pairs, alphabet song. Homework: Quiz on MONDAY 9/26! Parent form signed (if you haven't).
7th: Review alphabet in pairs, alphabet song. Homework: Quiz on MONDAY 9/26! Parent form signed (if you haven't).
8th: Review alphabet in pairs, alphabet song. Homework: Quiz on MONDAY 9/26! Parent form signed (if you haven't).

September 26, 2016
6th: Alphabet quiz. Introduction to Ave Maria (Hail Mary) and pronunciations. Homework: Familiarize yourself with the Ave Maria.
7th: Alphabet quiz. Introduction to Ave Maria (Hail Mary) and pronunciations. Homework: Familiarize yourself with the Ave Maria.
8th: Alphabet quiz. Introduction to Ave Maria (Hail Mary) and pronunciations. Homework: Familiarize yourself with the Ave Maria. Get parent form signed (if you haven't).

September 27, 2016
6th:
 Cultural introduction to El Señor de Milagros celebration and El Señor de Milagros celebration video. Homework: Familiarize yourself with the Ave Maria. Get parent form signed (if you haven't).
7th: Cultural introduction to El Señor de Milagros celebration and El Señor de Milagros celebration video. Homework: Familiarize yourself with the Ave Maria. Get parent form signed (if you haven't).
8th: Cultural introduction to El Señor de Milagros celebration and El Señor de Milagros celebration video. Homework: Familiarize yourself with the Ave Maria. Get parent form signed (if you haven't).

October 3, 2016
​6th: Continuation of Ave Maria; 2 activities/games practicing Ave Maria. Homework: Enter the Google Classroom. See your class code above!
7th: Continuation of Ave Maria; 2 activities/games practicing Ave Maria. Homework: Enter the Google Classroom. See your class code above!
8th: Continuation of Ave Maria; 2 activities/games practicing Ave Maria. Homework: Enter the Google Classroom. See your class code above!

October 4, 2016
6th: Partes del discurso (Parts of Speech). Students will be introduced to important parts of speech in order to determine types of words in the Spanish language, as well as learn feminine and masculine nouns. Homework: Enter the Google Classroom! Will count as a HOMEWORK grade on Monday!
7th: Repaso (greetings, salutations, days of the week, months of the year, time). Homework: Enter the Google Classroom! Will count as a HOMEWORK grade on Monday!
​8th: Repaso (greetings, salutations, days of the week, months of the year, time). Homework: Enter the Google Classroom! Will count as a HOMEWORK grade on Monday!

October 10, 2016
COLUMBUS DAY - NO SCHOOL

October 11, 2016
6th: Frases comunes
7th: Repaso (courtesy words, seasons, weather)
8th: Repaso (courtesy words, seasons, weather)

October 17, 2016
6th: Numbers. Students will be able to count from 1-30 and be able to use the numbers in number sequences. Homework: Wordsearch for numbers and translate them into English (Standard: Language connections)
7th: (7-1) TEST on Review (greetings, days of the week, months, telling the date, courtesy words, time, seasons, weather). No homework; (7-2) Repaso (courtesy words, seasons, weather) Homework: STUDY! (Standard: Making Connections)
8th: TEST on Review (greetings, days of the week, months, telling the date, courtesy words, time, seasons, weather)

October 18, 2016
6th: Students can compare Panama and Ecuador cultures with the United States (Standard: Relating Cultural Practices to Perspectives, Culture Checkpoint A). Homework: Find something culturally interesting about Panama and Ecuador (1 fact per country).
7th: (7-2) TEST on Review. (7-1) Time Review. Homework: (7-1) Complete TIME worksheet extra credit, finish TIME worksheet. (7-2) No homework.
8th:  Time Review. Homework: Complete TIME worksheet extra credit, finish TIME worksheet.

October 24, 2016
6th Homework: Google Classroom Parent Sheet signed, writing contest extra credit due November 7th, complete any work that hasn't been handed in.
7th Homework: Google Classroom Parent Sheet signed, writing contest extra credit due November 7th, complete any work that hasn't been handed in, extra help session MONDAY 10/31. Class 7-2: Your extra credit is due TOMORROW!
8th Homework: Google Classroom Parent Sheet signed, writing contest extra credit due November 7th, complete any work that hasn't been handed in, extra help session TOMORROW during lunch! Get your tests signed (if you didn't do the extra credit)!

October 25, 2016
6th: (6-1) Beginning telling time in Spanish, Homework: Activity 26, #1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8; (6-2) Induction Ceremony
7th: Learning about subject/personal pronouns in Spanish. Homework: Activity #17 on handout from class.
8th: Began 7th grade review, Homework: Make sure you know your subject/personal pronouns.

October 31, 2016
6th: Day of the Dead presentation. Project due Monday November 7th: Create your own altar. See handout for instructions.
7th: Day of the Dead presentation. Project due Monday November 7th: Create your own "Calavera" poem. See handout for instructions.
8th: Day of the Dead presentation. Project due Monday November 7th: Create your own "Calavera" poem. See handout for instructions.

November 2, 2016 : NO SCHOOL! All Saints Day

November 7, 2016
6th: Altar Presentations. Homework: Get your Google Classroom Parent form signed!
7th: (7-1) Calaveras Presentations Homework: Get your Google Classroom Parent form signed; (7-2) Review of Presentations. Homework: Edit your poems to make sure they are correct. Get your Google Classroom Parent form signed.
8th:  Review of Presentations. Homework: Edit your poems to make sure they are correct. Get your Google Classroom Parent form signed.

November 8, 2016
All classes completed a reading assignment about Chile's government system.

November 14, 2016
6th: Complete altar presentations. 
7th: Poem presentations.
8th: Poem presentations. 

November 15, 2016
6th:
Completed presentations. Homework: Study! There will be a test on Parts of Speech and Greetings and Common Phrases on TUESDAY 11/22.
7th: Completed presentations. Homework: (7-1) Study! There will be a test on Time and Personal Pronouns on MONDAY 11/21. (7-2) Study! There will be a test on Time and Personal Pronouns on TUESDAY 11/22.
8th: Study! There will be a test on Time and Personal Pronouns on TUESDAY 11/22.

November 21, 2016
6th: Played Review Jeopardy. Homework: STUDY! Test on Parts of Speech and Greetings/Common Phrases TOMORROW!
7-1: Test
7-2: Review. Homework: STUDY! Test on Time and Subject Pronouns tomorrow!
8th: Review. Homework: STUDY! Test on Time and Subject Pronouns tomorrow!

November 22, 2016
6th: Test
7th: (7-1) Definite and Indefinite Articles. (7-2) Test. Homework: (7-1) Definite and Indefinite Articles worksheet.
8th: Test

November 28, 2016
6th: Reviewed test. Homework: Get tests signed.
7th: (7-1) Reviewed test. Get tests signed. (7-2) Indefinite and Definite Articles. Homework: Definite and Indefinite Articles worksheet.
8th: Reviewed tests. Homework: Get tests signed.

November 29, 2016
6th: "Perfect Passwords" activity. Homework: Get Parent-Teacher Conference form signed.
7th: Reviewed Tests. Homework: (7-2) Get tests signed.
​8th: ​Possessive Adjectives introduction. 
ALL STUDENTS MUST GET THEIR PARENT-TEACHER CONFERENCE FORM SIGNED!

December 5, 2016
6th: "Perfect Passwords" - using common phrases in Spanish. Homework:Conference forms; tests signed.
7th: Reviewed subject pronouns. Homework:Conference forms; tests signed.
8th: Continued possessive adjectives. Homework: Conference forms; tests signed.

December 6, 2016
6th: Mini quiz on perfect passwords; continued "Time". Homework: (6-1) Activity 27 (6-2) Activity 26/27
7th: Begin Education Unit; "Education Gap" article. Homework: Complete questions.
8th: Continue possessive adjectives. Homework: Possessive adjective worksheet.

December 12, 2016
6th: Reviewed homework and made corrections from the "Time" worksheet. 
7th: Discussion of poverty in Latin America and effects on education. 
8th: Reviewed homework on possessive adjectives. Homework: Possessive Adjectives worksheet.

December 13, 2016
6th: Field Trip. Homework: Christmas reading and questions.
7th: Peru presentation. Homework: Christmas reading and questions.
8th: Peru presentation. Homework: Christmas reading and questions.

December 19, 2016
6th: Junto discussion.
7th: Junto discussion.
8th: Junto discussion.

January 3, 2017
6th: Peru presentation. Homework: 5 things you learned from the Peru presentation.
7th: Education vocabulary introduction. Homework: Finish worksheet and put vocabulary words on index cards. 
8th: Introduce conjugations and conjugating AR verbs. Homework: Complete AR verbs worksheet.

January 9, 2017
6th: Introduction to Days, Months, Seasons. Homework: All vocabulary words on index cards.
7th: Vocabulary pictionary. Homework: Definite/Indefinite Article review. TEST on 1/17!
8th: Reviewed AR verbs. Homework: Complete "Chips and Salsa" worksheet.

January 10, 2017
6th: Started "menu" on days and months; introduced project. Homework: Complete menu
7th: Reviewed definite/indefinite articles. Homework: STUDY TEST ON 1/17!
​8th: ​Introduced ER and IR verbs. ​Homework: ​Complete ER and IR verbs worksheet.