Sixth Grade Homeroom (6-8 Science, Religion)

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ADVENT WEEK 2: WE WATCH…

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READY THE WAY, READY THE WAY,

READY THE WAY, OF THE LORD…

December 10, 2019

Grade 6

Homeroom: REMINDER: THE NDCA CHRISTMAS SHOW will take place on Thursday Evening, December 19th and Friday Morning, December 20th.  Tickets are on sale in the office ( the notices have already been sent home.) The Students in Grade 6 will be singing a Christmas Song as a Class. The students will need to dress in jeans, sneakers, a Red or Green Christmas sweater of long sleeve shirt. They may wear a Santa, Elf or Reindeer Hat and or course a light up festive necklace. I thank you in advance for your cooperation. WE HOPE YOU COME TO JOIN IN OUR CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION!             

Science: Students need to borrow two metal tablespoons from Mom’s Kitchen. We will need them until 12/20 and then they will be returned home before the holiday.  

Religion: 

Grade 7

Religion:

Science:

Grade 8

Science

Religion: 

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Homework: ESRT Review Sheet, complete questions 66-87 on the worksheet you received.Then, read pages 82-87 in your Regents workbook and complete Review Questions #1-24. Next class is Tuesday, December 3rd. Bring a snack. Make sure you have your binders and notebooks.

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ADVENT begins: We wait…

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O, Come, O, Come Emmanuel

And ransom captive, Israel..

December 6, 2019

Grade 6

Homeroom: REMINDER that REPORT CARD APPOINTMENTS ARE TODAY, December 6th. I ask Parents to help keep the timely flow of appointments by being                                                on time for your child’s meeting.  THANKING YOU IN ADVANCE ~ Ms. Wolski                                                                                                                                                                REMINDER: THE NDCA CHRISTMAS SHOW will take place on Thursday Evening, December 19th and Friday Morning, December 20th.  Tickets are on sale in the office   (the notices have already been sent home.) The Students in Grade 6 will be singing a Christmas Song as a Class. The students will need to dress in jeans, sneakers, a Red or Green Christmas sweater of long sleeve shirt. They may wear a Santa, Elf or Reindeer Hat and or course a light up festive necklace. I thank you in advance for your cooperation. WE HOPE YOU COME TO JOIN IN OUR CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION!                                                                                                            

                                                                                  SUNDAY IS THE FEAST OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION, IT IS A HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION.

                                                                                                                   PLEASE HONOR OUR BLESSED MOTHER BY ATTENDING MASS.

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Grade 6

Science: Students need to borrow two metal tablespoons from Mom’s Kitchen. We will need them until 12/20 and then they will be returned home before the holiday.  Complete the Elements, Molecules and Compounds Interactive note book notes, by cutting and pasting page 13 (Title and notes) onto one page of your notebook. Then, cut out page 14 (Title and the 3 column chart) and glue to page Two of your notebook. Cut our the How Many chart and glue underneath what you just glued into youe notebook. Save the last chart by placing it into your folder. We will complete the work together after we have our lesson on Tuesday, December 10th.

Religion: Complete the Liturgical Calendar worksheet

Grade 7

Religion: Complete the Liturgical Calendar worksheet

Science: Study the new notes on cells and complete questions pp 40-43 in your textbook.

Grade 8

ScienceComplete pages 18-19 in text.

Religion: Complete the Advent Crossword due 12/10

 

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Homework: ESRT Review Sheet, complete questions 66-87 on the worksheet you received.Then, read pages 82-87 in your Regents workbook and complete Review Questions #1-24. Next class is Tuesday, December 3rd. Bring a snack. Make sure you have your binders and notebooks.

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December 4, 2019

Grade 6

Homeroom: REMINDER that REPORT CARD APPOINTMENTS will be this Friday, December 6th. I ask Parents to help keep the timely flow of appointments by being                                   on time for your child’s meeting.  THANKING YOU IN ADVANCE ~ Ms. Wolski

Science: Complete the reading in Google Classroom.

Religion: Complete the Liturgical Calendar worksheet

Grade 7

Religion: Complete the Liturgical Calendar worksheet

Science: Study the new notes on cells and complete questions pp 40-43 in your textbook.

Grade 8

ScienceComplete pages 18-19 in text.

Religion: Jesse Symbol project is due Thursday, 12/5. Make sure you create your symbol on a circle that measures no less than 9″ in diameter. Be creative using materials for your symbol that you have at home: colored paper, poster board, glitter pens,colored tissue paper, pipe cleaners…. Remember this symbol represents Jesus’ lineage in a Jesse Tree. Treat your assignment with great reverence and respect.

 

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Homework: ESRT Review Sheet, complete questions 66-87 on the worksheet you received.Then, read pages 82-87 in your Regents workbook and complete Review Questions #1-24. Next class is Tuesday, December 3rd. Bring a snack. Make sure you have your binders and notebooks.

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December 3, 2019

Grade 6

Homeroom: 

Science: Complete the interactive notebook on properties of matter. Make sure your write a brief definition using your text or internet. Use your notes for some of the properties. Then cut the strips and place into the appropriate pocket: Physical Change or Chemical Change.

Grade 7

Religion: Complete the Advent crossword worksheet

Science: Study the new notes on cells and complete questions pp 40-43 in your textbook.

Grade 8

ScienceComplete pages 18-19 in text.

Religion: Jesse Symbol project is due Thursday, 12/5. Make sure you create your symbol on a circle that measures no less than 9″ in diameter. Be creative using materials for your symbol that you have at home: colored paper, poster board, glitter pens,colored tissue paper, pipe cleaners…. Remember this symbol represents Jesus’ lineage in a Jesse Tree. Treat your assignment with great reverence and respect.

 

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Homework: ESRT Review Sheet, complete questions 66-87 on the worksheet you received.Then, read pages 82-87 in your Regents workbook and complete Review Questions #1-24. Next class is Tuesday, December 3rd. Bring a snack. Make sure you have your binders and notebooks.

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December 2, 2019

Grade 6

Homeroom: 

Science: Complete pages 6-7 in the text on physical and chemical changes.

Religion: 

Grade 7

Religion 

Science

Grade 8

ScienceComplete pages 18-19 in the text. Be able to discuss the differences between three types of heat transfer.

Religion: Jesse Symbol project is due Thursday, 12/5. Make sure you create your symbol on a circle that measures no less than 9″ in diameter. Be creative using materials for your symbol that you have at home: colored paper, poster board, glitter pens,colored tissue paper, pipe cleaners…. Remember this symbol represents Jesus’ lineage in a Jesse Tree. Treat your assignment with great reverence and respect.

 

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Homework: ESRT Review Sheet, complete questions 48-65 on the worksheet you received.Then, read pages 13-14 in your Regents workbook and complete Practice Questions Part A only #1-27. Next class is Tuesday, December 3rd. Bring a snack. Make sure you have your binders and notebooks.

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When I lift up my open empty hands, O how many

are the Gifts that You give, O Lord…

Hear my song of  Thanks and Wonder, Amen. 

November 27, 2019

Grade 6

Dear Parents and Students,

It is with gratitude and great joy that I wish you all a very HAPPY THANKSGIVING! I am very Blessed to be able to be apart of the Notre Dame Catholic Academy Family. Most of all, I am sincerely grateful to know, love and teach all my students in Grades 6, 7, & 8.  Thank you for this precious opportunity. 

I wish you and your Families a Bountiful Celebration of Gratitude and Love.  If you are travelling be safe and enjoy this time of togetherness.

May God continue to Bless all of you, always,

Ms. Barbara Wolski

Science: Students have received a mini assignment: Worksheets in vocabulary and Chemistry review. This work is due by Monday, December 2nd after the Thanksgiving break.

Religion: The following assignment is overdue: If you did not hand it in before Thanksgiving break, make sure its in by Monday, December 2nd.

Ms. Wolski and Seminarian Joe’s Homework on Loose leaf. Copy the Question and then write the answer.

  1. Have you ever been Chosen for a special role or position? What was it and how long did you have it for? PLEASE  DESCRIBE IN DETAIL, WHO, WHAT AND WHY YOU WERE GIVEN THIS JOB.
  2. Which of these two stories did you find the most interesting: The one  about Jacob or of Abraham AND WHY?

      3.  If you were put into Abraham’s position, what would you do?

      4.  Why do you think it is difficult to trust in God?

Grade 7

Science: Complete the mini-packet What is life? Due on Monday, December 2nd.  Make sure this homework has been completed also: Write the word Biogenesis in your science notebook. Then write a definition for the word. Explain how Biogenesis is different from Spontaneous Generation.

Religion: Religion: The following assignment is overdue: If you did not hand it in before Thanksgiving break, make sure its in by Monday, December 2nd: Ms. Wolski and Seminarian Joe’s Homework: Copy each question and write your responses on Loose Leaf. If you type the work, you must print it out:

  1. Who is someone that inspires you and why?
  2. What do you think you are destined or being called to do with your life?
  3. Who is someone in your life, who you think has followed their vocation and lives well?
  4. What do you think are the joys and hardships of being married and having children?
  5. Please be detailed in all your answers.

Grade 8:

Science: Complete the mini-packet worksheets: Due on Monday, December 2nd after Thanksgiving Break.   Make sure this homework assignment has been completed. Read pp 18-19 in your text and complete the questions on those pages. Be prepared to discuss and give examples of the various types of Heat transfer.

Religion: Complete the Puzzle on Truth page 23 in Religion text.

The following assignment is overdue: If you did not hand it in before THanksgiving break, make sure its in by Monday, December 2nd.

  Ms. Wolski and Seminarian Joe’s assignment. 

The Trolley Problem

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You find yourself at a lever. A run away trolley approaches five people who are tied to a set of tracks.  Pulling the lever will divert the trolley to a different set of tracks, where only one person is tied down.  DO YOU PULL THE LEVER?

  1.  In detail please describe what you would do in this situation AND WHY?
  2. What moral issues do you face when trying to make this decision?
  3. WHat is the most important factor to you, when making this decision?
  4. WHat answer do you believe to be the absolute worst decision?
  5. PLEASE BE DETAILED.

Earth Science Regents Class

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Homework: ESRT Review Sheet, complete questions 48-65 on the worksheet you received.Then, read pages 13-14 in your Regents workbook and complete Practice Questions Part A only #1-27. Next class is Tuesday, December 3rd. Bring a snack. Make sure you have your binders and notebooks.

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November 26, 2019

Grade 6

Homeroom:  REMINDERS: Students received the following notices: Report Card Appointments were sent home Friday. Parents, please sign and have your child return the bottom portion to confirm the time by Tuesday, 11/26/19. Our Thanksgiving Prayer Service and  Luncheon will take place on Wednesday, November 27th. Students who did not wish to have the turkey lunch, should bring in their own lunch, so we can all enjoy the celebration together. REMINDER: DIsmissal is at 12:30. 

Grade 6 

Science: Students have received a mini assignment: Worksheets in vocabulary and Chemistry review. This work is due by Monday, December 2nd after the Thanksgiving break. Also, make sure the  work from 11/25 is completed: In your Science Notebook, write the definition for a Physical Change and a Chemical Change. Then create a T-Chart: title the left side Physical Change and the right side Chemical Change. Write 5 examples of each in your chart.

Religion: Due on tomorrow, Wednesday, 11/27 Ms. Wolski and Seminarian Joe’s Homework on Loose leaf. Copy the Question and then write the answer.

  1. Have you ever been Chosen for a special role or position? What was it and how long did you have it for? PLEASE  DESCRIBE IN DETAIL, WHO, WHAT AND WHY YOU WERE GIVEN THIS JOB.
  2. Which of these two stories did you find the most interesting: The one  about Jacob or of Abraham AND WHY?

      3.  If you were put into Abraham’s position, what would you do?

      4.  Why do you think it is difficult to trust in God?

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November 25, 2019

Grade 6

Homeroom:  REMINDERS: Students received the following notices: Report Card Appointments were sent home Friday. Parents, please sign and have your child return the bottom portion to confirm the time by Tuesday, 11/26/19 

Grade 6 

Science: Make sure this work is completed: In your Science Notebook, write the definition for a Physical Change and a Chemical Change. Then create a T-Chart: title the left side Physical Change and the right side Chemical Change. Write 5 examples of each in your chart.

Religion: Due on Wednesday, 11/27 Ms. Wolski and Seminarian Joe’s Homework on Loose leaf. Copy the Question and then write the answer.

  1. Have you ever been Chosen for a special role or position? What was it and how long did you have it for? PLEASE  DESCRIBE IN DETAIL, WHO, WHAT AND WHY YOU WERE GIVEN THIS JOB.
  2. Which of these two stories did you find the most interesting: The one  about Jacob or of Abraham AND WHY?

      3.  If you were put into Abraham’s position, what would you do?

      4.  Why do you think it is difficult to trust in God?

Grade 7

Science: Write the word Biogenesis in your science notebook. Then write a definition for the word. Explain how Biogenesis is different from Spontaneous Generation.

Religion: Due of Wednesday, November 27th: Ms. Wolski and Seminarian Joe’s Homework: Copy each question and write your responses on Loose Leaf. If you type the work, you must print it out:

  1. Who is someone that inspires you and why?
  2. What do you think you are destined or being called to do with your life?
  3. Who is someone in your life, who you think has followed their vocation and lives well?
  4. What do you think are the joys and hardships of being married and having children?
  5. Please be detailed in all your answers.

Grade 8:

Science: Science Test must be signed and returned tomorrow. This will be counted as a homework.  Read pp 18-19 in your text and complete the questions on those pages. Be prepared to discuss and give examples of the various types of Heat transfer.

Religion: Complete the Puzzle on Truth page 23 in Religion text.

Complete Ms. Wolski and Seminarian Joe’s assignment. Due Wednesday, November 27th.

The Trolley Problem

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You find yourself at a lever. A run away trolley approaches five people who are tied to a set of tracks.  Pulling the lever will divert the trolley to a different set of tracks, where only one person is tied down.  DO YOU PULL THE LEVER?

  1.  In detail please describe what you would do in this situation AND WHY?
  2. What moral issues do you face when trying to make this decision?
  3. WHat is the most important factor to you, when making this decision?
  4. WHat answer do you believe to be the absolute worst decision?
  5. PLEASE BE DETAILED.

Earth Science Regents Class

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Homework: ESRT Review Sheet, complete questions 30-47 on the worksheet you received.Then, read pages 5-11 in your Regents workbook and complete Questions all questions on pages 7 and pp.10-12. Next class is Tuesday, November 26th. Bring a snack. Make sure you have your binders and notebooks.

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November 22, 2019

Grade 6

Homeroom:  REMINDERS: Students received the following notices: Report Card Appointments were sent home today. Parents, please sign and have your child return the bottom portion to confirm the time. 

TOMORROW IS BOX TOP DRESS DOWN DAY or $3.00.

Grade 6 

Science: In your Science Notebook, write the definition for a Physical Change and a Chemical Change. Then create a T-Chart: title the left side Physical Change and the right side Chemical Change. Write 5 examples of each in your chart.

Religion: Due on Wednesday, 11/27 Ms. Wolski and Seminarian Joe’s Homework on Loose leaf. Copy the Question and then write the answer.

  1. Have you ever been Chosen for a special role or position? What was it and how long did you have it for? PLEASE  DESCRIBE IN DETAIL, WHO, WHAT AND WHY YOU WERE GIVEN THIS JOB.
  2. Which of these two stories did you find the most interesting: The one  about Jacob or of Abraham AND WHY?

      3.  If you were put into Abraham’s position, what would you do?

      4.  Why do you think it is difficult to trust in God?

Grade 7

Science: Write the word Biogenesis in your science notebook. Then write a definition for the word. Explain how Biogenesis is different from Spontaneous Generation.

Religion: Due of Wednesday, November 27th: Ms. Wolski and Seminarian Joe’s Homework: Copy each question and write your responses on Loose Leaf. If you type the work, you must print it out:

  1. Who is someone that inspires you and why?
  2. What do you think you are destined our being called to do with your life?
  3. Who is someone in your life, who you think has followed their vocation and lives well?
  4. What do you think are the joys and hardships of being married and having children?
  5. Please be detailed in all your answers.

Grade 8:

Religion: Complete the Puzzle on Truth page 23 in Religion text.

Complete Ms. Wolski and Seminarian Joe’s assignment. Due Wednesday, November 27th.

The Trolley Problem

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You find yourself at a lever. A run away trolley approaches five people who are tied to a set of tracks.  Pulling the lever will divert the trolley to a different set of tracks, where only one person is tied down.  DO YOU PULL THE LEVER?

  1.  In detail please describe what you would do in this situation AND WHY?
  2. What moral issues do you face when trying to make this decision?
  3. WHat is the most important factor to you, when making this decision?
  4. WHat answer do you believe to be the absolute worst decision?
  5. PLEASE BE DETAILED.

Earth Science Regents Class

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Homework: ESRT Review Sheet, complete questions 30-47 on the worksheet you received.Then, read pages 5-11 in your Regents workbook and complete Questions all questions on pages 7 and pp.10-12. Next class is Tuesday, November 26th. Bring a snack. Make sure you have your binders and notebooks.

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November 20, 2019

Grade 6

Homeroom:  REMINDERS: Students received the following notices:

Grade 6 will be participating in a Thanksgiving Service Project.  We are asking that each student bring in a Box or Bag of Stuffing. All Donations are due Tomorrow, November 21st. Thanking you in advance for guiding your child to live the Corporal Work of Mercy: Feed the Hungry.

Science: Complete the Density word problems found in Google Classroom. Copy the Problem, write the formula and show the work. Remember to write answer to the Problem in the appropriate units.

Religion: Due on Wednesday, 11/27 Ms. Wolski and Seminarian Joe’s Homework on Loose leaf. Copy the Question and then write the answer.

  1. Have you ever been Chosen for a special role or position? What was it and how long did you have it for? PLEASE  DESCRIBE IN DETAIL, WHO, WHAT AND WHY YOU WERE GIVEN THIS JOB.
  2. Which of these two stories did you find the most interesting: The one  about Jacob or of Abraham AND WHY?

      3.  If you were put into Abraham’s position, what would you do?

      4.  Why do you think it is difficult to trust in God?

Grade 7

Science: 

Religion: Due of Wednesday, November 27th: Ms. Wolski and Seminarian Joe’s Homework: Copy each question and write your responses on Loose Leaf. If you type the work, you must print it out:

  1. Who is someone that inspires you and why?
  2. What do you think you are destined our being called to do with your life?
  3. Who is someone in your life, who you think has followed their vocation and lives well?
  4. What do you think are the joys and hardships of being married and having children?
  5. Please be detailed in all your answers.

Grade 8:

Science: Due Tomorrow: Use the link to complete the
video on Layers of the earth and complete the bullet point notes
in your notebook. Study the concepts you have learned.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WurvhdKKxPM

Religion: Due of Wednesday, November 27th: Ms. Wolski and Seminarian Joe’s Homework: Copy each question and write your responses on Loose Leaf. If you type the work, you must print it out:

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Homework: ESRT Review Sheet, complete questions 30-47 on the worksheet you received.Then, read pages 5-11 in your Regents workbook and complete Questions all questions on pages 7 and pp.10-12. Next class is Tuesday, November 26th. Bring a snack. Make sure you have your binders and notebook.

 

 

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