Course Syllabus

GREEN BLOCK 

Mr. Lewis LC
Rm 252 or Zoom 

GREEN BLOCK LC Zoom Link

Mondays: 11:00 - 1:00 pm (Lunch block - will take 2nd lunch: 11:45 am - 12:15 pm)
Tuesdays: 11:00 - 1:00 pm (Lunch block - will take 2nd lunch: 11:45 am - 12:15 pm)
Wednesdays: 8:40-9:00 am (half-day)

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]2020 - 2021 SCHEDULE
(if this schedule does not make sense, PLEASE let me know)

SEMESTER 1 LUNCH SCHEDULE

MATH LAB SCHEDULE SEMESTER 1
History Lab Schedule (Appointment Link)
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Week 1 (September 16 - 18)
- New year introductions, classes/schedules
- Cohorts, Weeks A & B
- Scheduling issues
- Summer 2020

WEEK 2 (September 21 - 25)
- Monday: Descriptive Writing (Prompt- what was the best/worst/most vivid/memorable day or moment of your summer?) Requirements: you cannot use the words: favoritebest, worst, vivid, memorable, etc. Describe the moment, don't tell me about it. 5 -6 sentences. 
- Tuesday: IEPs --> what is it? what are the different parts? what makes mine individualized?

Week 3 (September 28 - Oct. 2)
- Monday:  NO SCHOOL
- Tuesday: Exponent Rules Review Quiz (Canvas) & Review. 
          - Go to Quizzes
          - Exponents Rules - Mara, Quinn, Ellie & Phil
          - Math Review - Josh 
- Wednesday: Hong Kong - The End of Freedom? Upfront Magazine 

Week 4 (October 5 9)
- Monday:  Resume Part 1
- Tuesday: Resume Part 2 & Exponent Quick Review - Mara, Phil, Quinn & Ellie 
                        - IMPORTANT! - Covert your Resume to a PDF here: https://smallpdf.com/ 
                        - Math Review #3 - Rounding (under quizzes) - Josh 
-Wednesday: Stress & Eating (1240 L)

Week 5 (Oct. 13 - 16)
- Tuesday: Math (Exponent) Review - Quiz on Canvas 
- Wednesday: Current Assignments/Assessments - 
Delta Math (Phil) / Federalism & Federal Negative (Mara & Quinn), Exponent Review Quiz (Ellie)

Week 6 (Oct. 19 - 23)
Monday: Assessment Check (upcoming and study plan) & Breaking down current English Text & PowerSchool check with Mr. Lewis
Tuesday: Math Review (Substitution & Elimination)
Wednesday: Building Long-Last Habits

Week 7 (Oct. 26 - 30)
Monday: LC Quick Write (10-15 minutes). PowerSchool Check & Assessment Prep.
Ellie & Quinn: Elimination review w/ Mr. Smith (Zoom), Phil: Math Test Review, Josh: Physics Lab.
Tuesday: Substitution Review Quiz (Canvas), Josh: The 57 Bus and Math (IXL) 
Wednesday: Mara & Ellie: Substitution Quiz (on canvas), Phil & Quinn: English & History Check-In, Josh: Quiz on Canvas

Week 8 (Nov. 2 - 6) 
Monday: Factoring Quadratics: Quinn, Phil, and Ellie, Test Prep (Math) & History: Josh
Tuesday: HALF DAY! 20-minute catch-up and 1-on-1 check-ins.
Wednesday: FULL DAY COHORT B IN SCHOOL-
- MCAS Question of the Day & POWERSCHOOL CHECK

Week 9 (Nov. 9 - 13) 
Monday: MCAS Question of the day #2 (under quizzes) 
Ellie: Math Test Reflection & English Essay.       Phil: Math assessment prep
Quinn: Graphic Novel & Math test prep.            Josh: Quiz on Canvas, Math & Physics. 
Tuesday: Studying - What does that mean for different classes?
Wednesday: NO SCHOOL

Week 10 (Nov. 16 - 20) 
Monday:  Mid-Semester Reflection on LC Journal
On-Going/Up-coming assignments & assessments Check-in 
Tuesday: Mid-Semester Reflection review (end of the block) & MCAS Question of the Day #4 (ALL Juniors)
Phil: Vertex to Standard Form(watch the video to review, quiz on Wednesday, be prepared to demonstrate)
Quinn: Graphic Novel (complete? submitted?) Math test Friday (lines and applications of linear equations)
Ellie: Biology (Cell Transport Practice) due tomorrow?
Mara: Biology (Cell Transport Practice) & Mid-Semester Review in LC Journal
              *** YOU ALL HAVE MS. SGAMBATI, YOU CAN WORK WITH EACH OTHER TO REVIEW YOUR WORK****
Josh: Review Checklist (link) - Physics & Math
Wednesday: Demonstration of knowledge - 5 minutes, Ellie & Mara - Biology, Phil - Vertex to standard, Quinn - Maus II ending.

Week 11 (Nov. 23 - 25) 
GOAL FOR THIS WEEK IS TO FINISH STRONG! BE IN THE BEST PLACE POSSIBLE HEADING TO BREAK!
Monday: Test Prep & Review
Mr. Leahy's Math Review Packet
Ms. Sgambati's Review Packet - UNIT 3
Wednesday: Thanksgiving!

Week 12 (Dec. 1 - 4) 
Tuesday:
How Do We Approach Studying For Different Classes? Math v. Bio v. English v. History v. Spanish?
What does it mean to study? & How much time do we need? 
Wednesday: Independently read and review Part 2 of the Studying (from Monday) and then submit a response on Canvas to prompts & PowerSchool Check (individually)  

Week 13 (Dec. 7 - 11) 
Monday: MCAS Question of the Day #5 (complete & review), Josh (The 57 Bus - read and bullet-point summary)
Tuesday: MCAS Question of the Day  (complete & review), Josh (The 57 Bus - read and bullet-point summary)
Wednesday: Assessment Prep & Planning

Week 14 (Dec. 14 - 18) 
Monday:
MCAS #6 &  Biology Project - Explain to Mr. Lewis (expectations, due dates, content, etc. (Phil, Quinn & Ellie)
English Assignment 6-A & 6-B with Google Read&Write - Josh with Mr. Smith
Tuesday:
Josh: Circuit Review & The 57 Bus Writing Assignment breakdown & plan with Mr. Lewis
Juniors: Planning out the final couple of days of school (Biology project, Math assessments, etc.)
Wednesday: Priority work - continuing to look at long-term projects.
Josh: Quote gathering from The 57 Bus

Week 15 (Dec. 21 - 23) 
Monday: Finalizing projects (Biology), Writing Assignments (English), and Test Prep (Math)
Wednesday: Kahoot 

2021!
Week 16 (January 4 - 8) 
Monday: EVERYONE - Individual reflection (it will be set up in your LC journal), Canvas check for upcoming assessments and due dates. 
Tuesday: Quinn: The Hate U Give (Ch. 3), Phil: AEP & Math, Mara - Individual Reflection, Josh - Physics & Order of Operations / Combining Like Terms review.
Wednesday-Continued discussion on Studying & Note-Taking

Week 16 (Jan. 11 - 15) 
Monday: MCAS Question of the Day #8 (percentages), Quick review: Long division, PSAT (January 26th) - Register with this link. Transition Planning - Email account. 
Tuesday: LC Prompt Reflection
Wednesday: Studying & Note-Taking continued / Organization (email, Google drive, etc.) clean it up!

 

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