About New World Prepatory

New World Prepatory

New World Preparatory (NWP) opened its doors in September 2010.  At full capacity, the school will house 375 sixth through eighth grade students.  NWP’s student body will reflect the community’s rich cultural diversity, one that includes a high recent immigrant population.

Located on Staten Island’s north shore, NWP is a charter middle school that celebrates diversity and is committed to teaching tolerance.  The school’s key design elements include: academic rigor and relevance; personalization; strong professional development; and engaging families and the larger school community as critical partners.

NWP will provide students with a curriculum weighted in English Language Arts and reinforced language arts skills in all of the traditional core subjects – social studies, English Language Arts, math, and science.  The school will have a directed focus on Civic Leadership and Social Justice, emphasizing the importance of improving community life, seeking justice for all peoples and caring for one another.  The school’s academic program will also include Spanish, health, physical education, consumer sciences, career development and occupational sciences and the arts.  NWP will provide structured time to support the social and emotional needs of each student.  Students in all grades will participate in an advisory program that will further develop adult-student relationships to support learning and emotional development.  Each student will be assigned a single teacher to serve as their advisor, with each teacher responsible for a core group of students.

8th Grade ELA 10.2

Reread the article “Panic Rises in Saigon, but the Exits Are Few” and write an objective summary.

 

Review classwork for quiz tomorrow.

8th Grade ELA 10.1

In one paragraph, explain how Ha’s life is continuously turned inside out as she flees her home.

802 homework

Zero property and negative exponents handout.

Math all star sheets signed and handed in.

all make-up homeworks…including summer homework and contracts signed

703 homework

make- up all homework

 

math all star sheets returned and signed

8th Grade [801,803] Math Homework Assignment for 9/30/14 + 10/1/14

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Attached are the two homework sheets for 9/30 and 10/1.

-Ms. Mormando

6th grade ELA Homework packet

All Homework is Due Friday October 3rd 

Monday 9/29/14

Reading: Read chapter 4 of The Lightning Thief  and complete the challenges worksheet.

Writing: Expanding sentences worksheet.

Tuesday 9/30/14

Reading: Prefix worksheet

Writing: Expanding sentences worksheet

Wednesday 10/1/14

Reading: Read Chapter 5, reading comprehension questions, and gist

Writing: Keywords and phrases worksheet

Thursday 10/2/14

Reading: Inference worksheet

Writing: Complex sentence worksheet  

** Study for Assessment on Friday.

7th Grade Math Week of Sept 29

Monday : 702 – Get I Ready Results signed and returned; Study for tomorrow’s Mid Unit Assessment

Tuesday: NO HW / Get missing materials signed and Math All Star Letters Returned

Wednesday: Multiplying Integers pg. 33

Thursday: Dividing Rational Numbers pg. 35

Friday: Handout – Multiply / Divide Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math – HW # 13

Please Show All your work. Click the link for HW#13  HW 13

6th Grade Math – HW #12

Please show All your work. Click the link for HW #12  HW 12

6th Grade Math – HW #11

Please show All your work. Click the link for HW #11 HW# 11