Monthly Archives: March 2014

La Tarea: Week of 3/31 – 4/4

7th Graders: 1) Bring in a baby picture for your autobiography project, that is able to be                                glued to your final draft. 2) Finish your Chapter 5 Folded Paper(s) on                                    page 156 due MONDAY APRIL 7TH!

8th Graders: 1) Bring in any computer print-outs, clipart, magazine clippings, or photos                                 for your final copy of the travel brochure project! ** You NEED to do                                     this unless you plan on drawing all of your illustrations!

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7th Graders — IMPORTANT!

7TH GRADERS,

Bring in a baby picture on Monday for the projects! This will be your FIRST HW check for the 4th Quarter! This picture will be glued to your project, so make sure that is okay with your parents/etc.

Gracías,
Ms. Mirabella

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La Tarea: Week of 3/24 – 3/28

7th Grade has no homework for the entire week. However, the page 156 folded paper is due on April 7th!

8th Grade
lunes: 8B&C: study for Ch.8 test next class!
martes: 8A: study for Ch.8 test next class! || 8B: none
miércoles: 8B: finish page 284 fp from class || 8A&C: none
jueves: 8B: none || 8A&C: finish page 284 fp from class
viernes: 8A&C: none

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7th Graders Prepare for Their Chapter 4 Test!

7th Graders worked hard in class to prep for their big Chapter 4 Exam! Students worked in groups at stations, completing hands on activities similar to the questions they will face during the test. Their collaborative work paid off, and moving around the class kept them engaged and focused! Take a peek.

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8th Grade – Ch. 8 Test Format.

The Ch. 8 Test will be NEXT week on Tuesday 3/25 for 8B and
Wednesday 3/26 for 8A & C.
Here is the format:

Parte I: Match the vocabulary word to its correct definition/translation. (1 point each, 20?s, 20 total)

Parte II: Fill-in with the correct conjugated form of either “ser” or “estar” based on the use. (3 points each, 10?s, 30 total)

  1. Nosotros ______________ de México.

  2. Nosotros ______________ en México.

  3. El bolígrafo _________ de plástico.

Parte III: In each given sentence, change what is underlined to an indirect object pronoun, and re-write the sentence in the correct order, including the IOPN. (4 points each, 5?s, 20 total)

  1. El médico examina a Patricia.

_________________________________________________

    2.  Sergio da la invitación a ellas.

_________________________________________________

Parte IV: Tell whether the following statements are true (VERDAD) or false (FALSO). (4 points each, 5?s, 20 total)

_________________  El farmacéutico en los Estados Unidos no puede despachar medicamentos si el enfermo/el paciente no tiene una receta de su médico.

_________________ En México, el médico no puede escribir una receta para los narcóticos porque los narcóticos son peligrosos.

Parte V: Please write one similarity & one difference between health care systems in Spain, Mexico, and/or the United States. YOU MAY NOT RE-WRITE ANY OF THE SENTENCES FROM PART IV; THEY MUST BE ORIGINAL SENTENCES ABOUT OUR CULTURE LESSON. (5 points each, 2?s, 10 total)

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7th Grade – Ch. 4 Test Format

Chapter 4 Test is THIS Friday, 3/21. Here is the format:

Part 1: Vocab – Matching: (no verbs in this section) 2 points each, 15?s, 30 points total

Part 2: Contractions – Fill in with the correct words or contractions if necessary – 2 points each, 10?s, 20 points total

Ex. Yo voy _______ banco.

     Es __________ muchachas.

Part 3: Verb Conjugations – Conjugate each verb in the infinitive based on the subject or subject pronoun given – 2 points each, 20 ?s, 40 points total

Ex. Ir (tú) _______________

     bailar (mi hermano y yo) _______________________

Part 4: Translations – Translate the following sentences from English to Spanish – 2 points each, 5 ?s, 10 points total

Ex. She goes to the Spanish Club.

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I am in the school. (verb — location)

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La Tarea: Week of 3/17 – 3/21

7th Grade
lunes: start reviewing for Ch. 4 test Friday!
martes: study
miércoles: study
jueves: study for test tomorrow!
viernes: page 156 folded paper (will not be due until 4/7)

8th Grade
lunes: 8B&C- page 248 translate and answer #1-6 (if “no,” change it to be right)
martes: 8B- none, 8A-page 248 translate and answer #1-6 (if “no,” change it to be right)
miércoles: 8A, B, &C – none
jueves: 8B – review Ch.8 (test next week on 3/25) 8A&C – none
viernes: 8A&C – review Ch.8 (test next week on 3/26)

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