Silent Reading Make sure you have a novel in class for Silent Reading everyday.
Windermere High School Catchment Application Forms Complete both sides of the form with your parents and bring the form back to class, along with supporting necessary documents, by Friday, January 25th [*NOT February 1st]
Home Reading Log Read for a minimum of 30 minutes each night. Complete a reading log entry in your notebook. Include the following:
  • name and date (right hand side)
  • Book Title (add "Written by AUTHOR" the first time)
  • Summary
    • 3 detailed important events
    • note form is fine
  • Reflection
    • choose one of the following:
      • The part when (event) reminds me of the time when (your personal experience).
      • I predict that (event) because (evidence or reasonable explanation).
      • I felt (emotion) when (event) because (reason).
    • use a different type of reflection each time

Use a ruler and draw a line across the page when you finish your home reading log entry.

Due Date:  the next school day
  • Complete your homework corrections (if any).
  • Complete the "Geometry #3" worksheet.
  • Complete Jump Math 7.1 page 111. Don't forget to include all symbols like arrows, right angle symbols, etc.
  • *Bring a ruler and protractor to every math class!
Date:  Wednesday, January 16th
Vocabulary For each of the listed words:
  1. Write the word in your notebook and underline it.
  2. Identify what kind of word it is (e.g. noun, verb, adjective, or adverb).
  3. Give the definition in note form. Try to use your own words.
  4. Use the word in a meaningful sentence with clues to show what it means.
  • virtue
  • feat
  • ambiguous
Due Date:   Thursday, January 17th
Here is our cummulative list of vocabulary words. The words highlighted in blue are our "current" words.
Writer's Workshop Book Report Essay for Iqbal

Using only the main character section of your brainstorming worksheet for Iqbal, write a main character paragraph. Begin with a topic sentence and end with an ending sentence. Don't forget to double space!

Due Date:   Wednesday, January 16th
Science Electricity

Complete "Electricity #3."

Due Date:  Wednesday, January 16th Electricity Project

Work on your project with your partner. Don't forget to keep a record of all of your print and online sources so that you can put them into your bibliography!

Due Dates
  • Poster Project and Evaluation/Reflection Form: Thursday, January 24th at 9:00 a.m.
  • Presentation: Wednesday, January 30th
Art Lunar New Year Dodecahedron
  • Cut out the pattern, fold along all of the dotted lines, and glue together!
Due Date:  Friday, January 18th at 9:00 a.m.

Posted:   Tuesday, January 15th at 3:20 p.m.