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Ms. Uruchima: 7th Grade

Welcome to 7th grade!

 
My name is Jessica Uruchima. This is my first year at Tiegerman. I received my Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Latino Studies from Fordham University. I also received my Master of Science in Teaching from Fordham University.  
 
I'm excited to be teaching 7th grade and seeing all the students’ wonderful progress. If you would like to contact me, please email me at [email protected]german.org
 
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Reminder: Google Classroom

Please make sure you are looking at our Google Classroom page. All of our Nearpod lessons will be posted there from now on.

5/8 Friday Nearpod Codes

Math Nearpod Access Code: SRPHL Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.EE.B.3 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to solve word problems involving money. Students will identify key words to determine the correct operation.
 
 
 
Social Studies Nearpod Access Code: DHNLG Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.7, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.2 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to define a primary source, and create their own primary source during COVID-19. This is part of their “Current Events Fridays.”
 
 
 
Science Nearpod Access Code: ZCGHA Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.WHST.6-8.2 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to describe the materials, steps and results of their chosen science experiments.
 
 
English Nearpod Access Code: VHLDC Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.7.2 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to utilize commas appropriately in sentences.
 
 
 
 
Health Nearpod Code: OKXJL

5/7 Thursday Nearpod Codes

Math Nearpod Access Code: XZPKO Common Core Standards Addressed: Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.G.B.5 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to review what we have learned about angles this week. Students will be able to measure angles, classify angles and find missing angles.
 
Social Studies Nearpod Access Code: DPZFG Common Core Standards Addressed: NYS Social Studies Framework: Unit: Slavery & The Civil War. 7.8b, 7.8c (Standards: 1, 5; Themes: SOC, CIV, GOV) CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.7 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain the main causes of the Civil War.
 
 
 
Science Nearpod Access Code: FQJUW Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.6-8.3 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain the materials, steps and results of an experiment that recreates meteors and craters.
 
 
English Nearpod Access Code: VQFBK Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.1, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.2, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.10 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to define what a summary is and summarize the narrative story, “Tea Time.”
 
 
 
 
Health Nearpod Code: NJCRU

5/6 Wednesday Nearpod Codes

Math Nearpod Access Code: XPLSC

Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.G.B.5

Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to define supplementary angles and find the missing measurement of a supplementary angle.

 

Social Studies Nearpod Access Code: VJSED

Common Core Standards Addressed: NYS Social Studies Framework: Unit: Slavery & The Civil War. 7.8c (Standards: 1, 5; Themes: SOC, CIV, GOV) CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.7, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.2

Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to describe the history and significance of the Lincoln Memorial.

 

Science Nearpod Access Code: TLVUW

Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.6-8.1, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.6-8.2

Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain what meteors and meteor showers are.

 

English Nearpod Access Code: PQGUK

Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.1,CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.7.3, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.10

Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to analyze an informational article about 3d printed medical masks.

 

Physical Education Access Code: JONDA

5/5 Tuesday Nearpod Codes

Math Nearpod Access Code: FZVKD
Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.G.B.5
Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to define complementary angles and find the missing measurement of a complementary angle.
 
 
 
Social Studies Nearpod Access Code: OKVDA
Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.7, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.2
Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain the historical significance of today’s holiday, Cinco de Mayo.
 
 
 
Science Nearpod Access Code: ZWDSB
Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.6-8.2 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain what craters are and how they are formed.
 
 
 
 
English Nearpod Access Code: ENFSY
Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.7.4, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.7.6
Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain the meaning of the vocabulary term, “compromise.”
 
 
 
Physical Education Access Code: JQXGV

5/4 Monday Nearpod Codes

Math Nearpod Access Code: YNCAL Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.G.B.5 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to measure angles and classify angles based on their measurements.
 
 
 
 
Social Studies Nearpod Access Code: UAQCK Common Core Standards Addressed: NYS Social Studies Framework: Unit: Slavery & The Civil War. 7.8c (Standards: 1, 3, 4; Themes: TCC, GEO, GOV, ECO) CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.7 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain who Abraham Lincoln was and why he was important.
 
 
Science Nearpod Access Code: MYCID Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.6-8.1, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.6-8.2 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain what asteroids are and how they were formed.
 
 
 
English Nearpod Access Code: ZORNM Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.7.4, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.7.10, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.7.1, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.7.2 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to write a strong paragraph about their favorite activity using a topic sentence, supporting details and a closing sentence.
 
 
 
 
Physical Education Access Code: CXOFK

5/1 Friday Nearpod Codes

Math Nearpod Access Code: ATDIC

Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.EE.B.3

Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to solve word problems involving money.

 

Social Studies Nearpod Access Code: IWAVJ

Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.3, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.10

Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain the state of the current presidential election campaign, as part of their “Current Events Friday.”

 

Science Nearpod Access Code: QFMKC

Common Core Standards Addressed: 

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.WHST.6-8.2

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.WHST.6-8.7

Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to describe the materials, steps and results of their chosen science experiments.

 

English Nearpod Access Code: FTCAD

Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.7.1, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.7.10

Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to identify causes and effects in a passage, “Leaning Tower of Pisa.”

 

Health Nearpod Code: DJOLS

4/30 Thursday Nearpod Codes

Math Nearpod Access Code: YZTLG Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.EE.A.1, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.NS.A.3 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to continue solving expressions using the order of operations, PEMDAS.
 
 
Social Studies Nearpod Access Code: ODFKB Common Core Standards Addressed: NYS Social Studies Framework: Unit: Slavery & The Civil War. 7.7b, 7.8b (Standards: 1, 5; Themes: SOC, CIV, GOV) Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain the importance of the Dred Scott Supreme Court decision.
 
Science Nearpod Access Code: LMQWY Common Core Standards Addressed: NYC Scope and Sequence: Unit: Energy and Matter. Standards 3.1h, 3.1i Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain how density allows liquids to sink or float.
 
 
English Nearpod Access Code: JAPNS Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.1, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.2, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.10 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to identify character traits in a narrative story, “Jenna and the Black Cat.”
 
 
Health Nearpod Code: UYTGN
 
Physical Education Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OG1TokL-lts

4/29 Wednesday Nearpod Codes

Math Nearpod Access Code: DEHYR Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.EE.A.1, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.NS.A.3 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to solve expressions using the order of operations, PEMDAS.
 
 
Social Studies Nearpod Access Code: ZUAQX Common Core Standards Addressed: NYS Social Studies Framework: Unit: Slavery & The Civil War. 7.7b, 7.8b (Standards: 1, 5; Themes: SOC, CIV, GOV) Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to describe who Dred Scott was and the important events in his life.
 
 
 
 
Science Nearpod Access Code: GOFHL Common Core Standards Addressed: NYC Scope and Sequence: Unit: Energy and Matter. Standards 3.1h, 3.1i CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.WHST.6-8.2 CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.WHST.6-8.7 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain how density determines buoyancy of solids.
 
 
 
English Nearpod Access Code: XSQPR Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.1, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.10 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to analyze an informational article about 3d printing.
 
 
Physical Education Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vMfUdvISab4

4/28 Tuesday Nearpod Codes

Math Nearpod Access Code: IJOHF Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.EE.A.1, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.NS.A.3 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to evaluate expressions with exponents.
 
 
 
Social Studies Nearpod Access Code: QTGHF Common Core Standards Addressed: NYS Social Studies Framework: Unit: Slavery & The Civil War. 7.8b (Standards: 1, 3, 4; Themes: TCC, GEO, GOV, ECO) Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain the causes and effects of the Kansas-Nebraska Act.
 
 
 
Science Nearpod Access Code: TYKAJ Common Core Standards Addressed: NYC Scope and Sequence: Unit: Energy and Matter. Standards 3.1h, 3.1i CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.WHST.6-8.2 CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.WHST.6-8.7 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain the steps and results of density experiments.
 
 
 
 
English Nearpod Access Code: PNGKU Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.7.4, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.7.6 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to review the meaning of the new vocabulary we have learned in recent ELA lessons: beneficial, perseverance, generous, and to deceive.
 
 
 
 
 
Physical Education Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVQEPebh07E

4/27 Monday Nearpod Codes

Math Nearpod Access Code: LNRYO Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.EE.A.1, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.NS.A.3 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to find the square roots of perfect squares. 
 
 
 
Social Studies Nearpod Access Code: SFIAY Common Core Standards Addressed: NYS Social Studies Framework: Unit: Slavery & The Civil War. 7.8a, 7.8b (Standards: 1, 3, 4; Themes: TCC, GEO, GOV, ECO) Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain the differences between the north and south of the U.S., prior to the Civil War. 
 
 
 
Science Nearpod Access Code: PNVLK Common Core Standards Addressed: NYC Scope and Sequence: Unit: Energy and Matter. Standards 3.1h Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain what density means.
 
 
 English Nearpod Access Code: MDHPT Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.7.4, Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to write a paragraph in which they suggest a name for the next Mars rover. 
 
 
 
 
Physical Education Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r9M6CcJFMDU&list=RDCMUC9xu7Kq H0H5ULdpJb0WU4PQ&start_radio=1&t=868

4/24 Friday Nearpod Codes


 
Math Nearpod Access Code: BLXEZ Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.EE.B.3 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to solve exponents with fractional bases. 
 
Social Studies Nearpod Access Code: ROHXJ Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.3 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain the importance of filling out the census, as part of their “Current Events Friday.” 
 
 
 
Science Nearpod Access Code: DHYBP Common Core Standards Addressed: NYC Scope and Sequence: Unit: Organisms. Standards 2.1i CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.WHST.6-8.2 CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.WHST.6-8.7 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to describe the materials, steps and results of their chosen science experiments. 
 
 
English Nearpod Access Code: MAWSD Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.7.3, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.7.4 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to write their own short narrative story using the elements of characters, setting, conflict, plot and dialogue.
 
FRIDAY Physical Education:
Nearpod code: WYEGN
 
FRIDAY Health:

Nearpod code: ODLIP

Nearpod code: VRATX

4/23 Thursday Nearpod Codes

Math Nearpod Access Code: XDGIP Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.EE.B.3 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to solve exponents with decimal bases. 
 
 
Social Studies Nearpod Access Code: VKHLD Common Core Standards Addressed: NYS Social Studies Framework: Unit: Slavery & The Civil War. 7.8b (Standards: 1, 3, 4; Themes: TCC, GEO, GOV, ECO) Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain the tensions between the northern and southern states while playing an end of the week review game. 
 
 
 
 
Science Nearpod Access Code: YQNOZ Common Core Standards Addressed: NYC Scope and Sequence: Unit: Geology. Standards 2.1i, 2.1h Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to compare and contrast weathering and erosion. 
 
 
 
English Nearpod Access Code: LGEYD Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.1, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.2, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.2, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.10 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to analyze the elements of a narrative story, “A Bad Move."
 
 

4/22 Wednesday Nearpod Codes

Math Nearpod Access Code: XLHDM Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.EE.B.3 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to solve powers of ten. 
 
Social Studies Nearpod Access Code: LISMQ Common Core Standards Addressed: NYS Social Studies Framework: Unit: Slavery & The Civil War. 7.8b (Standards: 1, 3, 4; Themes: TCC, GEO, GOV, ECO) Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain the importance of the Compromise of 1850. 
 
 
Science Nearpod Access Code: BXJDY Common Core Standards Addressed: NYC Scope and Sequence: Unit: Geology. Standards 2.1h CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.WHST.6-8.2 CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.WHST.6-8.7 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain the steps and results of 2 provided weathering experiments. 
 
 
 
English Nearpod Access Code: IZVND Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.7.4, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.7.6 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to understand the meaning of the word, “beneficial.”

Tuesday 4/21 Nearpod Codes

Math Nearpod Access Code: KSYTM Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.EE.B.3 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to solve exponents using the zero exponents rule and the power of 1 rule. 
 
 
Social Studies Nearpod Access Code: KVHCJ Common Core Standards Addressed: NYS Social Studies Framework: Unit: Slavery & The Civil War. 7.7b (Standards: 1, 5; Themes: SOC, CIV, GOV) Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to describe slavery in New York.
 
 
 Science Nearpod Access Code: OTRPQ Common Core Standards Addressed: NYC Scope and Sequence: Unit: Geology. Standards 2.1h Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to explain the process of weathering. 
 
 
 
 
English Nearpod Access Code: GLEUR Common Core Standards Addressed: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.1, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.10 Student Objective for this Lesson: Students will be able to analyze a current events article about the 2020 census.