WEMS Band 2020-2021-8th Grade Assignments

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Friday, December 18, 2020 in Google Classroom

Friday, December 18, 2020

Please go back through your "Google Classroom" and make sure you have completed all of your assignments.

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Thursday, December 17, 2020 in Google Classroom

Thursday, December 17, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "MTV and the Influences of Television (Part 2)" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

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Tuesday, December 15, 2020 in Google Classroom

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "MTV and the Influences of Television" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in and check the answers myself)

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Monday, December 14, 2020 in Google Classroom

Monday, December 14, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "Rap: The Beat Says It ALl" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

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Friday, December 11, 2020 in Google Classroom

Friday, December 11, 2020

Complete any missing assignments

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Thursday, December 10, 2020 in Google Classroom

Thursday, December 10, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "Punk and New Wave Music" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

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Tuesday, December 8, 2020 in Google Classroom

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "Easy-Listening Music" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in and check the answers myself)

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Monday, December 7, 2020 in Google Classroom

Monday, December 7, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "Disco and Funk" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

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Friday, December 4, 2002 in Google Classroom

Friday, December 4, 2002

Please complete and finish any assigments that you have not completed during the week.

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Thursday, December 3, 2020 in Google Classroom

Thursday, December 3, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "Peace, Love, and War" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

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Tuesday, December 1, 2020 in Google Classroom

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "The Return of Folk Music" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in and check the answers myself)

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Clefs, Tempo and Dynamics in Google Classroom

Clefs, Tempo and Dynamics

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Monday, November 30, 2020 in Google Classroom

Monday, November 30, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "The British Are Coming" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020 in Google Classroom

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "There's No Town Like Motown" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

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Basics of Music Notation in Google Classroom

Basics of Music Notation

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Monday, November 23, 2020 in Google Classroom

Monday, November 23, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "Elvis Presley" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

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Friday, November 20. 2020 in Google Classroom

Friday, November 20. 2020

Please go back and make sure that you have completed all assignments for this week

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Thursday, November 19, 2020 in Google Classroom

Thursday, November 19, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "It's Gotta Be Cool" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

*Bandlab Project 4: Sign-in to Band Lab, click on browse loops, choose packs, "Choose any Pack". For this song you need to choose a bass, percussion, sample, synth, hi-hats, beats, keyboard, and brass (make sure for loops that have actual sound that the keys match up together). This project is due by Sunday night November 22, 2020

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020 in Google Classroom

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

I Ready Wednesday. Take today to work on your IReady Math and Reading!

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Tuesday, November 17, 2020 in Google Classroom

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "The Crooners" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Bandlab Project 3: Sign-in to Band Lab, click on browse loops, choose packs, "Choose any Pack". For this song you need to choose a bass, percussion, sample, synth, hi-hats, beats, keyboard, and brass (make sure for loops that have actual sound that the keys match up together). This project is due by Sunday night November 22, 2020

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Monday, November 16, 2020 in Google Classroom

Monday, November 16, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "Bebopping With Dizzy and Bird" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

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Friday, November 13, 2020 in Google Classroom

Friday, November 13, 2020

Please go back and make sure that you have completed all assignments for this week

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Thursday, November 12, 2020 in Google Classroom

Thursday, November 12, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete Jazz Moves from New Orleans to Chicago "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

*Bandlab Project 3: Sign-in to Band Lab, click on browse loops, choose packs, click "African Afropella". For this song you need to choose a bass, percussion, sample, synth, hi-hats, beats, keyboard, and brass (make sure for loops that have actual sound that the keys match up together; the keys will either be A major or A minor). This project is due by Sunday night November 15, 2020

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Wednesday, November 11, 2020 in Google Classroom

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Veteran's Day!!!!

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Tuesday, November 10, 2020 in Google Classroom

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "Country Western Music" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Bandlab Project 3: Sign-in to Band Lab, click on browse loops, choose packs, click "African Afropella". For this song you need to choose a bass, percussion, sample, synth, hi-hats, beats, keyboard, and brass (make sure for loops that have actual sound that the keys match up together; the keys will either be A major or A minor). This project is due by Sunday night November 15, 2020

Due:

Monday, November 9, 2020 in Google Classroom

Monday, November 9, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "Swing It" "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

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Friday, November 6, 2020 in Google Classroom

Friday, November 6, 2020

Please go back and make sure that you have completed all assignments for this week

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Thursday, November 5, 2020 in Google Classroom

Thursday, November 5, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete Jazz Moves from New Orleans to Chicago "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

*Bandlab Project 2: Sign-in to Band Lab, click on browse loops, choose packs, click "Classic City Pop". For this song you need to choose a bass, percussion, sample, synth, hi-hats, beats, keyboard, and brass (make sure for loops that have actual sound that the keys match up together; the keys will either be A major or A minor). This project is due by Sunday night November 8, 2020

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Tuesday, November 3, 2020 in Google Classroom

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete Jazz Moves from New Orleans to Chicago "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

*Bandlab Project 2: Sign-in to Band Lab, click on browse loops, choose packs, click "Classic City Pop". For this song you need to choose a bass, percussion, sample, synth, hi-hats, beats, keyboard, and brass (make sure for loops that have actual sound that the keys match up together; the keys will either be A major or A minor). This project is due by Sunday night November 8, 2020

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Monday, November 2, 2020 in Google Classroom

Monday, November 2, 2020


The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Essential Question, assignments located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete Jazz Moves from New Orleans to Chicago "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz


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Friday, October 30, 2020 in Google Classroom

Friday, October 30, 2020

Please complete any assignments that you did not have the opportunity to complete during the week.

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Thursday, October 29, 2020 in Google Classroom

Thursday, October 29, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Chrome Music Lab "Song Maker", Essential Question, assignments in the located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "Dixieland" Google Form (the form may mark all of your answers incorrect; that's because I have to go in manually and check the answers myself).

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020 in Google Classroom

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Chrome Music Lab "Song Maker", Essential Question, assignments in the located in the black cross area, and Office Hours).

*Complete "Tin Pan Alley" Google Form

*Read and complete NewsELA Article and Quiz 4

*Create a song in "Chrome Music Lab Songmaker" (change the key F#, and you can change the instrument and tempo to whatever you want to).

Due:

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 in Google Classroom

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Chrome Music Lab "Song Maker", Essential Question, assignments in the located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete "The Music of Stephen Foster" Google Form (the form may mark all of your answers incorrect; that's because I have to go in manually and check the answers myself).

Due:

Monday October 26, 2020 in Google Classroom

Monday October 26, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, and Quiz, Chrome Music Lab "Song Maker", Essential Question, assignments in the located in the black cross area, and Office Hours)

*Complete Ragtime: It's a Cakewalk "Google Form" assignment (the form will say that all of your answers are wrong; that's because I have to manually go in an check the answers myself)

*Read and complete the NewsELA article and Quiz

*Create a song in "Chrome Music Lab Songmaker" (change the key Bflat, and you can change the instrument and tempo to whatever you want to).

Due:

Friday, October 23, 2020 in Google Classroom

Friday, October 23, 2020

Make sure that all of your assignments are completed and turned in (please visit the previous day's assignments to make sure that they are complete and submitted)

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Thursday, October 22, 2020 in Google Classroom

Thursday, October 22, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, Journal Entry, Chrome Music Lab "Song Maker", Essential Question, and Office Hours)

Assignment:

*View the video that is attached to the "Essential Question" and take notes (you will have a quiz on these videos)

*Chrome Music Lab "Song Maker" (watch the Chrome Music Lab Tutorial-Pt. 1 Our First Song!): You have until TUESDAY to complete your song and submit it
-Create a original song using song maker (in the key of C)
-The only change that you need to make is to adjust the tempo from 120 to 100
-Your song should be the same length as my song (my song is the first link that is attached to this assignment)
--Once you complete your song save it; copy the link and submit it by copying and pasting the link to a google doc and emailing the google doc to me.

Due:

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 in Google Classroom

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, Journal Entry, Chrome Music Lab "Song Maker", Essential Question, and Office Hours)

Assignment:

*NewsELA article assignment is attached in a google form*View the video that is attached to the "Essential Question" and take notes (you will have a quiz on these videos)

*View the video that is attached to the "Essential Question" and take notes (you will have a quiz on these videos)

*Chrome Music Lab "Song Maker" (if you need to you can re-watch the chrome music lab tutorial): You have until THURSDAY to complete your song and submit it
-Create a original song using song maker (in the key of Bb major)
-Go to settings and change start on to middle A#/Bb, change the tempo from 120 to 100, and change electronic to "kit"
-Your song should be the same length as my song (my song is the fourth link that is attached to this assignment)
-Once you complete your song save it; copy the link and submit it by copying and pasting the link to a google doc and emailing the google doc to me.

Due:

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 in Google Classroom

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, Journal Entry, Chrome Music Lab "Song Maker", Essential Question, and Office Hours)

Assignment:

*View the video that is attached to the "Essential Question" and take notes (you will have a quiz on these videos)

*Chrome Music Lab "Song Maker" (watch the Chrome Music Lab Tutorial-Pt. 1 Our First Song!): You have until TUESDAY to complete your song and submit it
-Create a original song using song maker (in the key of C)
-The only change that you need to make is to adjust the tempo from 120 to 100
-Your song should be the same length as my song (my song is the first link that is attached to this assignment)
--Once you complete your song save it; copy the link and submit it by copying and pasting the link to a google doc and emailing the google doc to me.

Due:

Monday, October 19, 2020 in Google Classroom

Monday, October 19, 2020

The following buttons in the virtual classroom have links attached to them (6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, NewsELA Article, Chrome Music Lab "Song Maker", Essential Question, and Office Hours)

Assignment:

*NewsELA article assignment is attached in a google form

*View the video that is attached to the "Essential Question" and take notes (you will have a quiz on these videos)

*Chrome Music Lab "Song Maker" (watch the Chrome Music Lab Tutorial-Pt. 1 Our First Song!): You have until TUESDAY to complete your song and submit it
-Create an original song using song maker (in the key of C)
-The only change that you need to make is to adjust the tempo from 120 to 100
-Your song should be the same length as my song (my song is the first link that is attached to this assignment)
-Once you complete your song save it; copy the link and submit it by copying and pasting the link to a google doc and emailing the google doc to me.

Due:

Thursday, October 15, 2020 in Google Classroom

Thursday, October 15, 2020

Due:

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 in Google Classroom

Wednesday, October 14, 2020