Carden Middle School Maui


7th Grade Homepage - Mrs. Johnson

  Week 18:  Joyfulness

I am thankful for the joy I feel inside.  I enjoy my work and my play.  I appreciate the gifts this day holds for me.


β€œDon't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.”
― Dr. Seuss

  Important Dates:

  • Dec 19(T)-No Study Hall
  • Dec 20(W)-Holiday Performance

Important Links: 

 7th Spanish
Senora Bendon: [email protected]
  • No Spanish tarea

7th English Language Arts
(Mrs. Rudow - [email protected])
Tanka (1): due 12/15
Literary Elements Project: Due 12/5 (share with Mrs. Rudow)
Independent Reading!

7th Math
(Mrs. Takase - [email protected])
  • Blue Book: 
  • Complete: .Extra credit coordinate plane drawing (T)
  • Correct: .Test corr/signature
  • Upcoming: .
  • IXL:
  • Each IXL unit must be have a minimum smart score of 80 and have been completed for 20 minutes unless mastery is reached prior to 20 minutes. 

Science 7

Presentation of Learning December 14th and 15th. Students perform an experiment at home and write it up according to the rubric. Students will have up to 5 minutes each to present.

See Science Resource Page for details
Fossweb unit Populations and Ecosystems
Populations and ecosystems

FossWeb for science
  • To access FossWeb -
  • 1-Click on class login
  • 2-username: cardenscience
  • 3-password: ScienceRocks808
7th Social Studies

"World Cultures" (Mrs. Johnson - [email protected]           
  • Homework for the break or a rainy day: Watch Herzog's "Fitzcaraldo" and/or "Burden of Dreams" about the building of the Panama Canal. (on Youtube) or The Book of Life see links above
  • Students work on their geographical area creating entries for our book in all of the 5 themes of geography.
  • Here is the link to the google doc that we will be using to formulate the rough draft of our book. . I will post it above. We are starting to go on our cultural trip around the world. This is where we will be working on our rough draft. Students will be graded on their participation. History is recorded.
7th Journals
(Mrs. Johnson -  [email protected])                                                                 
  • Write in journals once a week, due every Monday. As of next week, journals must be printed and handed in to me by Monday morning. Each day late, the journal will be graded down.
  • Journals are for your thoughts about who you are. Explore the weekly virtue. Ask yourself the three questions daily: What do I want?  How can I do it?   Write them online in Google drive, in presentation slides. Share your files with me at my gmail address. Make sure you print out your weekly journal entries to turn in before school on Monday morning.
  • Create "Week 8 -... within your "Journals-last name" folder
  • Steps-On the new journal slide, please include these minimum requirements...
  • ---your name, must be easy to see and read; 
  • your thoughts for the day
  • --a picture of... (from last week or later) with a caption explaining the picture