Janel Wetzel
7th Grade Team


School Improvement

Mission

 

We commit to cultivate a learning community that is purposefully engaged in excellence where every student is inspired to learn and empowered to excel. 

 

 

Vision

 

At Northeastern, every student is inspired to learn and empowered to excel.

 

 

Goals

  • All staff will develop skills to positively respond to student behaviors.
  • All students will improve their academic and testing vocabulary.

  • All students will improve their application of the mathematical process standards. 

 

 


Happening this week:

Students should come to school with their iPads charged at 100% each day.

 

Thanksgiving Break is November 22-24!

 

Encourage your son or daughter to practice using the ISTEP+ online tools, especially the Math equation editor and Writing Prompt.

Link to ISTEP+ tools

  


Upcoming TESTS and QUIZZES

Monday, November 20 -

 

Tuesday, November 21 - Geography Quiz

 

Wednesday, November 22 - Thanksgiving  Break

 

Thursday, November 23 - Thanksgiving Break

 

Friday,  November 24 - Thanksgiving Break


ISTEP+ Resources

Attached are resources for ISTEP+.


SEVENTH GRADE NEWSLETTER
The seventh grade teachers will be communicating once a nine weeks to parents via this newsletter.

7th Grade Incentive Program- KNIGHTS KA$H

Objectives:

 1.  Be Prepared for Class (even SRT)

  • Class Folder
  • Book (if you have one)
  • Pencil
  • iPad

2.  Turn work in on time

3.  Your iPad is fully charged.

 

Tip Ka$h

Your teachers may also award Tip Ka$h when you are performing above and beyond expectations:

 

Examples:

-Excellent or improved academic performance

-Assisting others without request

 

Tip Ka$h is awarded in paper form.  Students are responsible for turning in this Ka$h to their SRT teacher to add to their account (once a week).

 

The 7th grade team will award $1 digital Knight Ka$h for each objective per week.

You can be awarded $15 digital Knight Ka$h per week if you meet all objectives.

 

Rewards for Purchasing:

$20

preferential seating for a wk

lunch with a friend, teacher, or office staff

10 minute of doodle time in SRT

first in lunch line

 

$40

Makerspace time during SRT

wear a hat day

listen to music in SRT

NMS bracelet

 

$60

free ticket to an athletic event

lead an activity in the classroom

special guest on the digital announcements

 

$80

duct tape principal to the wall

read to students at NES

game of kickball for your SRT

reserve seating at the school play with 2 friends

 

$100

pizza with the principal

 


Do you want more information about 7th grade?

REMIND
The 7th grade teachers will be sending out IMPORTANT information (upcoming tests, projects, state tests, field trips, progress reports, etc.) via texts or emails if you sign up.

 

If you are interested sign up at the link below:

 

https://www.remind.com/join/team7-nms


Understanding 7th Grade Team Grade Books

Blank = grade not entered yet

E = excused from the assignment or quiz (doesn't count for or against)

0 missing = late work that can still be turned in for partial credit

0 = no completed work

 

 


Extra-Curricular Activities

Athletics

Fall Sports

Cross Country (Boys and Girls)
Football
Girls Volleyball

Winter Sports
Wrestling
Basketball (Boys and Girls)

Spring Sports
Track (Boys and Girls)
Cheerleader Tryouts are in the Spring


Activities

 

Academic Teams

Drama

FCA

FFA
GSA
National Honor Society

Spell Bowl

Student Council