Cougar News

9/23-2/27 5th week of the 1st Six Weeks

Cougar Team News

Please be aware that Wed. Sept 25th is an early release day. Students will be dismissed at 1:30.

Progress Reports went home last Wed. They were supposed to be returned signed by last Fri. If you have not signed and returned them, please do so as soon as possible.

The end of the first six weeks is quickly approaching. Please be aware that you can always check your students grades using the Home Access Center.

Cougar Science

Last week was a busy week. Students are learning the concept of density and how to calculate density. We had a lab last week building density columns. On Friday we ended our week exploring different density stations.

This week we will focus on getting ready to take our Scientific Processes Test on Thur. A review sheet will be coming home on Monday. Answers to the review sheet will be posted on Edmodo on Tue. There are also review resources available online. (Rags to Riches and Battleship). Students will be required to have at least 1 hour study time on Quia before Thursday's test. Students will be in the computer lab on Tue. and Wed. to insure they get their study time.

Here is the schedule for the week:

Mon. Written Test Review

Tue. Quia Review Games in the Computer Lab

Wed. Quia Review Games in the Computer lab

Thur. Scientific Processes Test

Fri. Introduction to Chemistry

Here is a link to all materials related to this test.

Scientific Process Materials

Cougar Math

Regular Math classes
We are finishing our second unit on Expressions and Equations. We will work on a review sheet on Monday 9/23 and take our test on Tuesday 9/24. Due to the test, there will be no homework on Tuesday night. We will go to the computer lab on Friday 9/27 to use different games helping us to practice some of the information we have learned.

Advanced Math classes
We are finishing our second unit next week and will take our second test Thursday 9/26. We will work on the review sheet during class on Tuesday 9/24 but the test is on Thursday 9/26.Wednesday 9/25 we will learn about Bar and Line Graphs, but this material will not be tested on Thursday.

Cougar ELA

All students reviewed for their test in class today. All students will be taking their vocabulary test tomorrow. All text connections are due on Fri. Students will have time to finish these in class.

Cougar Social Studies

We will continue with Map Skills and the Five Themes of Geography. We will have a Map Skills Quiz on Thur.