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Tuesday 05-19-2020

Congrats to the 8th grade class! Thinking of you and celebrating you today!

Reading activity - Do we ever stop learning? https://wonderopolis.org/wonder/do-we-ever-stop-learning

Math activity - 30 day Challenge

https://ed.ted.com/on/trGgRWkL


Monday 05-18-2020

6th & 7th grade Reading activity- The Importance of Setting https://ed.ted.com/on/Li5fPi6x

8th grade reading activity- 6 Creative Summer Activities https://blog.ed.ted.com/2018/06/06/6-creative-acti...

6th grade Math Problem of the Day - Ratios https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=6

7th grade Math Problem of the Day - Polynomials https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=7&m=0

8th grade Math Problem of the Day - Measurement https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=8&m=0

Metric Conversion Help 1 m/s = 3.6 km/h


Thursday 05-14-2020

6th & 7th grade Reading- Stepping on the Cracks by Mary Downing Hahn Chapters 12-13 (22:40) Audiobook from Audible https://adbl.co/2VZJB2M

8th grade Reading- The Mystery of Alice Book Review Survey https://www.menti.com/r97shvqyba

6th grade Math Problem of the Day- Algebra https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=6

7th grade Math Problem of the Day- Numbers: Scientific Notation https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=7&m...

8th grade Math Problem of the Day- Geometry: Symbols https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=9&m...


Wednesday 05-13-2020

6th & 7th grade Reading - Stepping on the Cracks by Mary Downing Hahn Chapter 10-11 (24:32) https://adbl.co/2VZJB2M

Audiobook from Audible

8th grade Reading -The Mystery of Alice Vocabulary Review https://quizlet.com/_8ebkse?x=1qqt&i=199428

6th grade Math Problem of the Day -Geometry https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=6

7th grade Math Problem of the Day - Numbers: Rational vs. Irrational https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=7&m=0

8th grade Math Problem of the Day - Logic Puzzle https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=8&m=0


Tuesday 05-12-2020

6th & 7th grade Reading - Stepping on the Cracks by Mary Downing Hahn Chapter 8-9 (26:35) https://adbl.co/2VZJB2M

Audiobook from Audible

8th grade Reading - The Mystery of Alice Chapters 49-54 https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm

6th grade Math Problem of the Day - Ratios https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=6

7th grade Math Problem of the Day - Polynomials https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=7&m=0

8th grade Math Problem of the Day - Measurement https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=8&m=0


Monday 05-11-2020

6th & 7th Grade Reading - Stepping on the Cracks by Mary Downing Hahn Chapter 6-7 (17:42) https://adbl.co/2VZJB2M

Audiobook from Audible

8th Grade Reading -The Mystery of Alice Chapter 48 (22:03) https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm

6th Grade Math Problem of the Day- Numbers/Fractions/Number Line  https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=6

7th Grade Math Problem of the Day - Percentages https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=7&m=0

8th Grade Math Problem of the Day - Geometry https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=8&m=0


Thursday 05-07-2020

6th & 7th grade Reading - Stepping on the Cracks Chapter 4-5 (21:17) https://adbl.co/2VZJB2M

8th grade Reading - The Mystery of Alice Chapters 43-47 https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm

6th grade Math Problem of the Day - Ratios https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=6

7th grade Math Problem of the Day - Polynomials https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=7&m=0

8th grade Math Problem of the Day - Exponents https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=8&m=0


Wednesday 05-06-2020

6th & 7th grade Reading - Stepping on the Cracks by Mary Downing Hahn Chapter 2-3 (25:46)

https://adbl.co/2VZJB2M

8th grade Reading - The Mystery of Alice Chapters 40-42 https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm

6th grade Math Problem of the Day - Geometry https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=6

7th grade Math Problem of the Day - Numbers: Irrational https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=7&m=0

Hint: https://www.mathsisfun.com/irrational-numbers.html

8th grade Math Problem of the Day - Logic Puzzle https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=8&m=0


Tuesday 05-05-2020

6th & 7th grade Reading -Stepping on the Cracks by Mary Downing Hahn- Chapter 1 (23:39) https://adbl.co/2VZJB2M

8th grade Reading -The Mystery of Alice from Chapter 27

Jackson Pollock: American Painter

https://youtu.be/EncR_T0faKM

https://youtu.be/oG45EoRh3Fo

https://youtu.be/8PQfMd3Vv-g

6th grade Math Problem of the Day - Geometry https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=6

Area of an Eclipse https://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/ellipse.html

7th grade Math Problem of the Day - Numbers/Fractions/Number Line

https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=7&m=0

8th grade Math Problem of the Day - Algebra https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=8&m=0


Monday 05-04-2020

6th & 7th Grade Reading - Author Spotlight: Mary Downing Hahn

https://www.hmhbooks.com/author/Mary-Downing-Hahn/2233077

Facts & Timeline of WW2 https://www.theschoolrun.com/homework-help/world-war-2

8th Grade Reading -The Mystery of Alice Chapters 10-21 Vocabulary

https://quizlet.com/_8co5z4?x=1qqt&i=199428

6th grade Math Problem of the Day - Numbers: Distributive Property

https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=6

7th Grade Math Problem of the Day - Measurement https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=7&m=0

Help Video: https://youtu.be/lEzqy8oHYzA

8th Grade Math Problem of the Day -Geometry https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=8&m=0

Resizing Interactive Help Tool: https://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/resizing.html


Thursday 04-30-2020

6th & 7th Grade Reading- April is Poetry Month, Tween Tribune Article https://bit.ly/2VsvaE1

Articles: 

1. https://www.thoughtco.com/what-is-poetry-852737

2. https://www.thoughtco.com/poems-about-peace-415670...

3. https://www.thougthco.com/how-to-memorize-a-poem-2...

8th Grade Reading- The Mystery of Alice- Chapters 15 & 16 https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm

Explore Coney Island 

>http://coneyislandfunguide.com/

>https://www.iloveny360.com/panorama/coney-island-luna-parc

> https://viewing.nyc/watch-take-a-virtual-walk-around-coney-island-beach-and-boardwalk-with-this-20-minute-walking-tour/

6th Grade Math Problem of the Day- Measurement https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.pho?y=6

7th Grade Math Problem of the Day- Numbers (Exponents) https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=7&m...

8th Grade Math Problem of the Day- Logic Puzzle https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=8&m...


Wednesday 04-29-2020

6th & 7th Grade Reading - April is Poetry Month! Listen and watch Kwame Alexander read his poem, "The Undefeated" https://theundefeated.com/videos/this-one-is-for-us/ This is one of my favorites!

Also, listen to one or all of the short poems in this Collection of Poems: 

Who Am I https://childrens.poetryarchive.org/collections/who-am-i/

8th Grade Reading - The Mystery of Alice, Chapters 1-9 Vocabulary https://quizlet.com/_8cnngi?x=1qqt&i=199428

6th Grade Math Problem of the Day - Problem of the Day, Ratioshttps://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=6

7th Grade Math Problem of the Day - Problem of the Day, Polynomials https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=7&m=0

HINT: Khan Academy video (3:15)

8th Grade Math Problem of the Day - Problem of the Day, Exponents https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=8&m=0


Tuesday 04-28-2020

6th grade & 7th grade Reading - April is Poetry Month! Listen to a collection of poems for teens today: https://bit.ly/2VHMEfZ

8th Grade Reading- The Mystery of Alice, Chapter 9

Fencing https://www.wonderopolis.org/wonder/have-you-ever-...

Yoga https://www.wonderopolis.org/wonder/what-is-yoga

Equestrian Club example https://www.champlain.edu/student-life/campus-life...

6th Grade Math Problem of the Day

Geometry https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=6

7th Grade Math Problem of the Day

Numbers (Rational vs. Irrational) https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=7&m=0

*Hint: watch this video first! https://bit.ly/35gSPuK

8th Grade Math Problem of the Day

Logic Puzzle https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=8&m=0


Monday 04-27-2020

6th & 7th Grade - April is Poetry Month! Listen to poets reading their poems here

https://www.nowaterriver.com/poetry-video-library/

8th Grade - The Mystery of Alice https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgmfrom Chapter 7

Times Square http://www.fullscreen360.com/times-square

Grand Central https://youtu.be/lH4-oNUZipY

Food Trucks https://youtu.be/trs6ECBQ0kI

6th Grade Math Problem of the Day - Ordering Numbers/Fractions https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=6

7th Grade Math Problem of the Day -Percentages https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=7&m=0

8th Grade Math Problem of the Day -Geometry https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=8&m=0


Thursday 04-23-2020

6th & 7th Grade Reading - April is Poetry Month! Explore these poetry wonders from Wonderopolis:

Wonder #1435

Wonder #911

Wonder #575

8th Grade - The Mystery of Alice Chapters 36-39 (20:03) https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm

6th Grade Math -Problem of the Day, Percentages https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=6

7th Grade Math -Problem of the Day, Geometry https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=7&m=0

8th Grade Math -Problem of the Day, Measurement https://www.mathopolis.com/questions/day.php?y=8&m=0


Wednesday 04-22-2020

All Students - Happy Earth Day! Join Breakout EDU Live at 1 p.m. today to answer clues about Earth Day and unlock the codes for your chance to win prizes! https://www.breakoutedu.com/live

At 2 p.m. NASA TV will have a live special for you to watch from home. Go to https://www.nasa.gov/nasalive

Also, check out theses events happening online today:

Earth Day 15hour Live Event https://www.earthday.org/earth-day-live/

American Museum of Natural History EarthFest https://www.amnh.org/calendar/earthfest-2020


Tuesday 04-21-2020

6th & 7th Grade Reading: Harry Potter at Home https://www.wizardingworld.com/collections/harry-p...

8th Grade Reading: The Mystery of Alice Chapter 2: arriving in Union Square, NY https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm

Virtual Tour https://youtu.be/9RbSZztuDqA

Information https://youtu.be/xA7gze3M5zA

Military Time https://youtu.be/HRcRx_Ds67Y https://www. wikihow.com/Tell-Military-Time

6th Grade Math Activity: Equivalent Fractions https://bit.ly/2zkpy6x

7th Grade Math Activity: Geometry Types of Triangles https://bit.ly.3amuz

8th Grade Math Activity: Convert fractions & decimals https://bit.ly/2za9Uu6


Monday 04-20-2020

6th Grade: Breakout EDU Authors https://www.breakoutedu.com/liveepisodes/2020/4/16...

7th Grade: Breakout EDU Authors https://www.breakoutedu.com/liveepisodes/2020/4/16...

8th Grade: The Mystery of Alice Chapters 33-35 (22:59) https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm

Math Activities: One is one. . . or is it? (3:55) https://ed.ted.com/on/9aS7Wqbw


Friday 04-17-2020

6th Grade: Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja https://tinyurl.com/vxlzzjj

Bruce Lee Bio https://www.biography.com/actor/bruce-lee

More info & podcast https://brucelee.com/bruce-lee

Bruce Lee Foundation https://bruceleefoundation.org/

Top 10 Bruce Lee Moments https://youtu.be/Se1y2R5QRKU

7th Grade: The Claw https:tinyurl.com/r2tem5r

Videos: Mount Rainier https://www.nps.gov/mora/learn/photosmultimedia/vi...

Leonardo da Vinci Ridddle https://ed.ted.com/on/Xupe2Pzd

Gold Bar Smelting https://tinyurl.com/wh41v8x

Gold Calculator http://goldcalc.com/http://goldpricez.com/calculator/gold-rates

8th Grade: They Mystery of Alice Chapters 29-32 (31:26) https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm

Math Activity: Breakout EDU Math game https://www.breakoutedu.com/liveepisodes/2010/4/15...


Thursday 04-16-2020

6th Grade: Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja https://tinyurl.com/vxlzzjj

Articles: How Oreos are Made https://www.businessinsider.com.au/oreo-how-the-be...

Oreo Filling https://www.eatthis.com/oreo-filling/

Oreo Facts https://www.insider.com/interesting-facts-about-or...

7th Grade: The Claw

https://tinyurl.com/r2tem5r

Articles: History of Jars https://masonjars.com/history-of-ball-jars.html

Jar Facts https://www.countryliving.com/shopping/antiques/ne...

Short History https://www.wallswithstories.com/household/mason-j...

8th Grade: The Mystery of Alice Chapters 26-28 (27:49) https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm


Wednesday 04-15-2020

6th Grade- Edpuzzle video https://tinyurl.com/sjnw9ql

7th Grade- The Claw Vocabulary Review https://tinyurl.com/w6rmmnq

8th Grade- The Mystery of Alice Chapters 22-25 (30:11) https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm


Tuesday 04-14-2020

6th Grade- Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja Vocabulary Review https://tinyurl.com/wl75egv

7th Grade- The Claw Chapters 17-19 (16:48) https://tinyurl.com/r2tem5r

8th Grade- The Mystery of Alice Chapters 19-21 (21:22) https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm

Math: Broken Keys Round 1 The calculator has a broken 1 key and a broken 3 key. Your target number is 33. Let's see what equations you can create to get the answer 33. https://tinyurl.com/vjwesao


Thursday 04-09-2020

6th Grade - Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja Chapter 11 (22:16) https://tinyurl.com/vxlzzjj *This is the last chapter in the book! You can use these reading minutes on your reading logs!

7th Grade- The Claw Chapter 16 (22:05) https://tinyurl.com/r2tem5r

8th Grade- The Mystery of Alice Chapters 15-18 (25:58) https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm


Wednesday 04-08-2020

6th Grade Reading: Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja Chapter 9-10 (8:29) https://tinyurl.com/vxlzzjj

7th Grade Reading: The Claw Chapters 13-15 (17:11) https://tinyurl.com/r2tem5r

8th Grade Reading: The Mystery of Alice Chapters 10-14 (21:35) https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm

Math Activity: Broken Keys Thinking Post - please take a moment and give this a try! Only takes a minute (or two) and I would love to see what equations you can create!


Tuesday 04-07-2020

6th grade Reading: Dairy of a 6th grade Ninja Chapters 7-8 (13:34) https://tinyurl.com/vxlzzjj

7th grade Reading: The Claw Chapters 10-12 (14:53) https://tinyurl.com/r2tem5r

8th grade Reading: The Mystery of Alice Chapters 8-9 (20:39) https://tinyurl.om/uuoogm

Math Activities: Broken Keys Round 1 https://tinyurl.com/vjwesao


Monday 04-06-2020

6th grade Reading: Dairy of a 6th grade Ninja Chapters 5-6 (16:37) https://tinyurl.com/vxlzzjj

7th grade Reading: The Claw Chapters 5-9 (16:51) https://tinyurl.com/r2tem5r

8th Grade Reading: The Mystery of Alice Chapters 4-7 (19:24) https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm

Math Activities: Math Bingo (click the bingo tile in the center of the screen to play) https://solveme.edc.org/whoami/


Week March 30 – April 3, 2020 Reading & Math Intervention Recommended Activities

Tuesday 3-31-2020

6th Grade: Free audiobooks from Audible (Amazon)- article from: https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/uk/lifestyle/editors-choice-book-reviews/a31401009/audible-stories-free-childrens-audio-books/

6th Grade Math: TedEd videos from: https://ed.ted.com/lessons?category=mathematics


Wednesday 4-01-2020

6th Grade Reading: Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja Chapter 1 (13:23) https://stories.audible.com/pdp/B07XLV7FSM?ref=adb... https://tinyurl.com/vxlzzjj

7th Grade Reading: The Claw Chapter 1 (22:46) https://stories.audible.com/pdp/B07YZKZ887?ref=adbl_ent_anon_ds_pdp_pc_pg-1-cntr-0-17 https://tinyurl.com/r2tem5r

8th Grade Reading: The Mystery of Alice Chapters 1-2 (11:30) https://stories.audible.com/pdp/B07DFSW9C7?ref=adbl_ent_anon_ds_pdp_pc_pg-1-cntr-0-1 https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm

Math

6th & 7th Grade: Numbers & Operations How to Defeat a Dragon (3:46) https://ed.ted.com/on/XNFepvBl

8th Grade: Numbers & Operations How high can you count on your fingers? https://tinyurl.com/y3etd886


Thursday 4-2-2020

Reading:

6th Grade: Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja Chapter 2 (16:33) https://stories.audible.com/pdp/B07XLV7FSM?ref=adbl_ent_anon_ds_pdp_pc_pg-1-cntr-0-2 https://tinyurl.com/vxlzzjj

7th Grade: The Claw Chapters 2-4 (16:59) https://stories.audible.com/pdp/B07YZKZ887?ref=adbl_ent_anon_ds_pdp_pc_pg-1-cntr-0-17 https://tinyurl.com/r2tem5r

8th Grade: The Mystery of Alice Chapters 3 (39:54) https://stories.audible.com/pdp/B07DFSW9C7?ref=adbl_ent_anon_ds_pdp_pc_pg-1-cntr-0-1 https://tinyurl.com/uuoocgm

Math:

6th- 8th Grade: Math Vocabulary Hangman https://tinyurl.com/v8nqdl4


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