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____________________________________________________________________________________The new year has started, and our Texas History classes are ready to learn!
Here are the lesson plans for next week. We have a test over Unit 7 on Friday, so please help/encourage your child to study - study guide is included below.
Hello 2014!....... I am so excited for the new year - we have so much more to learn about in Texas History. I am sure the students will enjoy it all.
Attached you will find the lesson plans for this week as well as a copy of the powerpoint we will be doing later this week and next. Also, here are some voc words to review for our next quiz.
Unit 7 test will be on Friday, January 17th - study guide is attached.
Good afternoon..... can you believe the holiday season will be in less than 2 weeks? Wow, where has the time gone? We are getting ready for our first Semester Exams next week. All reviews are listed below from Units 1-6 (none for Unit 3). Attached is the Semester Exam review again - your child got one one Thursday and needs to have it in class next week. Good luck studying!!
Hello, I hope all of you enjoyed the cold weather! I had a chance to grade all the ABC booklets, and they were very good. - this was a good way for the students to review for their Texas Revolution test...... which we had today.
We will be working on a Facebook project in the computer lab during class for the rest of the week -n this will be counted as a Major Grade.
Attached are the Lesson Plans for this week and the Semester Final Exam Review which I will pass out soon. Final exams are next week - please see the Utley Updates for details. If your child misses a final exam, a grade of zero will be entered until they make it up in January - FYI, there are no corrections on finals.
Good afternoon! I hope all of you and your family enjoy a nice Thanksgiving!!
When we get back on Dec. 2nd, our Texas History classes will be reviewing for the Unit 6 TEST which will be on Friday, Dec. 6th. - study guide attached. Also due that week will be the ABC Booklet on the Texas Revolution - Wednesday the 4th. Please see the Rubric which is attached - this will count for a major grade.
Please contact me with any questions of concerns. Nancy Farrar
Hello again, please look at our lesson plans for next week. We will be learning all about the battles of the Texas Revolution. I have included the review sheet for our Unit 6 test, which will be on Friday Dec. 6th. Have a nice weekend!
We will be starting Unit 6 on Monday - Revolution and Republic. The Alamo movie the students watched on Wed- Friday will help them understand the hardships the Texans had at this time. Please see the attached powerpoint that we will be going over next.
The Austin Ads that the students did this week were very good!!! The grade for this will be posted soon and it is a major grade (counts for 70%, like a test).
We do have a TEST over Unit 5 on Tuesday. All review sheets and power points are under week 10 below - please encourage your child to watch them to review.
All Test RETAKES will need to be done before the end of the 6-weeks next Friday to count for this reporting period. Your child will be notified/stamped on Wed. if necessary to retake during PACK time on Thursday and Friday.
* Starting on Wednesday and continuing until Friday, all Texas History classes will watch THE ALAMO in preparation for our next unit over the Texas Revolution. If you do not want to have your child participate in watching this movie, please notify me or the mail office at 972-771-5281.
TEST for Unit 5 will be TUESDAY, Nov. 5th. Review is attached below. There is also a powerpoint that we went over in class that can be viewed. The Austin Ad project this week in class will count as a major grade.
Retakes for last week's test will be on Tuesday - please check your child's agenda.
TEST for Unit 5 will be (tentative) on Nov. 1st.
TEST next Wednesday, Oct. 16th...... review sheet attached.
We are starting a new 6-weeks, with emphasis on the Spanish missions in Texas and how they influenced us. Later we will have new settlers coming from the United States who wanted to settle in Texas.
There will be a TEST on Thursday, Oct. 3rd on Explorers of Texas. Attached is the powewrpoint we used with notes this week, and also the review sheet. I will have the vocabulary words to review on Monday.
TEST - TUESDAY ..... please study !!! Review sheets attached below- over the regions of Texas and The Native Americans.
Welcome to Utley MS and Texas History ......
I am so excited to share facts about our great state of Texas with our 7th grade students this year at Utley.
Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns.
Utley Middle School
972-771-5281, ext. 5242
Conference: 4th period
Tutoring times: Monday and Wednesday mornings 8:00-8:40 and Tuesday 3:45-4:15