Seventh-Grade Class News

Jeremy Benedict, Seventh-Grade Teacher

 

Friday
Apr122019

Class News 4-12

IMPORTANT NEWS--

HW Room--Homework Room is Wednesday after school.  Notes went home today with students affected by it.  Please sign and return these sheets.

NEXT WEEK AND BEYOND--

Math--Math 2 will be working on Chapter 9, "Probability".  Pre-Algebra will continue to work on Chapter 9, "Spatial Thinking".  The focus will be on transformations. Algebra will continue to work on Chapter 11, "Radical Expressions & Equations".   

Geography-There will be a Europe map test on Thursday, April 18th.  The study guide went home today.

Science-There will be a test on chapters 1 & 2 on Wednesday, April 17th.

Memory--

 Tuesday--Matthew 12:1-2--At that time Jesus went through the grainfields on the Sabbath.  His disciples were hungry, and they began to pluck heads of grain and to eat. But when the Pharisees saw it, they said to him, “Look, your disciples are doing what is not lawful to do on the Sabbath.”  

Thursday--Matthew 12:3-4--He said to them, “Have you not read what David di when he was hungry, and those who were with him: how he entered the house of God and ate the bread of the Presence, which it was not lawful for him to eat nor for those who were with him, but only for the priests?

Important Dates to Remember:

4/18

Half Day--11:30AM

4/19-4/28

Spring Break

Friday
Apr052019

Class News 4-5

IMPORTANT NEWS--

PBL Week--Our PBL week has drawn to a close.  It will culminate with presentations on Friday (4-5--Tonight),  at 6:30PM. Please plan on attending to see all of the wonderful food trucks that were created.   

HW Room--Homework Room is Wednesday after school.  Notes went home today with students affected by it.  Please sign and return these sheets.

Springfield--We are going to Springfield on Tuesday, April 9th. Please have your child here by 6 a.m. so we can arrive at our first destination on time. We will be back around 9:30 or 10 p.m.

NEXT WEEK AND BEYOND--

Math--Math 2 will finish their unit on  "Data Analysis". They will have a Chapter 8 test on Wednesday.  Pre-Algebra will continue to study Chapter 9, "Spatial Thinking".  Algebra will have a test on Wednesday as well on Chapter 10, "Quadratic Functions & Formulas".

Memory--

 Monday--Judges 15:14--When he came to Lehi, the Philistines came shouting to meet him.  Then the Spirit of the Lord rushed upon him, and the ropes that were on his arms became as flax that has caught fire, and his bonds melted off his hands.   

Thursday--Judges 16:17--And he told her all his heart, and said to her, “A razor has never come upon my head, for I have been a Nazirite to God from my mother’s womb.  If my head is shaved, then my strength will leave me, and I shall become weak and be like any other man.”

Important Dates to Remember:

4/5

Report Cards Released

4/18

Half Day--11:30AM

4/19-4/28

Spring Break

Friday
Mar292019

Class News 3-29

IMPORTANT NEWS--

PBL Week--The HSP, along with the 5th graders, will be doing Project Based Learning in the afternoons next week.  This is taking the place of our usual “Winterim/Springim” classes we do each year. They will be looking at expenses, advertising, and the design that goes along with creating their project  It should be a lot of fun. It will culminate with presentations on Friday night, April 5th at 6:30PM. Please plan on attending to see all of their hard work!

HW Room--Homework Room is Wednesday after school.  Notes went home today with students affected by it.  Please sign and return these sheets. If you would rather me send you an email, please ask.

NEXT WEEK AND BEYOND--


Memory--

 Tuesday--Psalm 91:9-10--Because you have made the Lord your dwelling place--the Most High, who is my refuge--no evil shall be allowed to befall you, no plague come near your tent.   

Thursday--Judges 13:5--For behold, you shall conceive and bear a son.  No razor shall come upon his head, for the child shall be a Nazirite to God from the womb, and he shall begin to save Israel from the hand of the Philistines.

Important Dates to Remember:

4/5

Report Cards Released

4/5

PBL Presentation--630

Friday
Mar222019

Class News 3-22

IMPORTANT NEWS--

Auction Basket--Continue those donations for our Auction Basket.  A big thanks to those that have donated already!

Quarter Ending/HW Room--Homework Room is Wednesday after school.  Notes went home today with students affected by it. Also, check your child’s grades.  There are many missing assignments floating around for some students. Quarter ends 3-29.  

NEXT WEEK AND BEYOND--

Math--All math classes need to make sure to have all missing assignments, corrections, and signed tests into Mrs. Runge by Friday, March 29.  Math 2 is working on Chapter 8 in their textbooks. They are studying data analysis. They will spend next week surveying and collecting data on students of St. John's.  Pre-Algebra will have a test on Chapter 8, “Linear Functions & Graphing” on Wednesday, March 27. Algebra will continue their study of Chapter 10, “Quadratic Equations & Functions”.

Religion--Service Hours (2) are due by 3-29.  If your child needs a form to fill out, they are available online or with any of the 3rd floor teachers.    

Geography- There will be a test on Latin America on Thursday, March 28th.

Memory--

 Tuesday--1 Samuel 18:14-15--And David had success in all his undertakings, for the Lord was with him. And when Saul saw that he had great success, he stood in fearful awe of him.

Thursday--Romans 13:9-10--For the commandments, “You shall not commit adultery, You shall not murder, You shall not steal, You shall not cove,” and any other commandment, are summed up in this word: “You shall love your neighbor as yourself,”  Love does no wrong to a neighbor; therefore love is the fulfilling of the law.

Important Dates to Remember:

3/29

3rd Quarter Ends

4/5

Report Cards Released

Friday
Mar152019

Class News 3-15

IMPORTANT NEWS--

Auction Basket--Thank-you to those who have donated this week!  We could still use donations for our basket. Gift cards/money work as well if you’d rather not shop.  Any questions, please ask.

Homework Room Note--Homework Room is Wednesday after school.  Notes went home today with students affected by it. Check Fast-Direct to see what assignments your child is missing.  Many students are missing assignments in different classes including memory!

NEXT WEEK AND BEYOND--

Math--Math 2 will review for a test on Wednesday, March 20 on Chapter 7, "Surface Area & Volume".  Pre-Algebra will continue to study Chapter 8, "Linear Functions & Graphing". Algebra will wrap up their study of Chapter 9, "Polynomials & Factoring".  They will also take a test on Wednesday, March 20.

English--  Now that our final drafts are in, we will be doing an informative speech for the class.  Speeches will take place next week on Wednesday/Thursday. Ask your student to perform it for you!

Social Studies--We will be starting our study of the Civil War next week. There will be a cumulative test after we finish our study. We will also be watching two movies and I will be sending a permission slip home for those next week.

Memory--

 Tuesday--Jeremiah 17:5-6--Thus says the Lord: “Cursed is the man who trusts in man and makes flesh his strength, whose heart turns away from the Lord.  He is like a shrub in the desert, and shall not see any good come. He shall dwell in the parched places of the wilderness, in an uninhabited salt land.”  

Thursday--Jeremiah 17:7-8-- “Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord, whose trust is the Lord.  He is like a tree planted by water, that sends out its roots by the stream, and does not fear when heat comes, for its leaves remain green, and is not anxious in the year of drought, for it does not cease to bear fruit.”

Important Dates to Remember:

3/18

No School

3/29

3rd Quarter Ends