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HOMEWORK REVISITED...

NOTE: All homework is due the following school day after it is assigned unless otherwise noted.



Date
Assignment
Special Notes
Monday
9/18
No homework.

Tuesday
9/19
Read "All About Saturn" and complete the Saturn crossword puzzle.





Wednesday
9/20
Complete the "Finding Text Evidence" handout for Saturn






Date
Assignment
Special Notes
Monday
9/11
No homework.

Tuesday
9/12
Complete the Jupiter crossword puzzle. Use the hand-outs from today's class if needed.



Wednesday
9/13
Complete test corrections if you did not complete them in class today. Make 10 flashcards
each for Earth, Mars, and Jupiter. Begin with the suggested topics discussed in class:
vocabulary words, orange highlights, bolded terms, and text evidence questions.
Test Monday, 9/18
Thursday
9/14
Continue studying for the test by going through your flashcards. If you did not finish
them, pleas complete them.
Test Monday, 9/18
Friday
9/15
Study for the test - Monday, 9/18 on the Earth, Mars, and Jupiter


Study all materials including
vocabulary and crossword
puzzles.





Date
Assignment
Special Notes
Tuesday
9/5
Study for tomorrow's test on the Sun, the Moon, Mercury, and Venus.
Re-read ALL hand-outs paying close attention to the highlighted information
and the vocabulary lists. Review all Finding Text Evidence questions and any
flash cards made in class.

Wednesday
9/6
No homework

Thursday
9/7
Complete the Earth crossword puzzle. If you did not finish Finding Text Evidence
complete that as well.



Friday
9/8
Create a Mind Map for both Earth and Mars. Refer to the one done in class
on the Sun. If you did not complete your Mars crossword puzzle in class,
you must complete that as well.


Date
Assignment
Due Date - Special Notes
Wednesday
8/23
Complete Student Inventory


Have parent/guardian complete info. sheet

Thursday
8/24
Review syllabus with parent/guardian, sign and return
8/30 Note that I asked that they be returned on 8/24
but forgot that I put 8/30 on the actual sheet. I apologize
for the confusion.
Friday
8/25
Find 2 additional "Interesting Facts" about Mercury and 2
additional "Interesting Facts" about Venus on The Planets website
(see resources below). Add them to your worksheet.

Monday
8/28
Complete "The Sun" crossword puzzle



Tuesday
8/29
Complete "The Moon" crossword puzzle. NOTE: I will also be collecting
the "Student Information Sheet".



Wednesday
8/30
Complete the Mercury crossword puzzle.



Thursday
8/31
Complete the Venus crossword puzzle.

Friday
9/1
Study for 9/6 TEST: Re-read ALL hand-outs (sun, moon, mercury, venus)
paying close attention to the highlighted information and the vocabulary lists.
Also, review all Finding Text Evidence questions.
First test will be on Wednesday, Sept. 6th.




CLASS MATERIALS...




USEFUL RESOURCES...

The Planets => From the home page click on Planets at the top right and a drop-down menu will appear.