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December 30, 2015

Tiki is Tops

Lost Lake was named the best cocktail bar in America by Imbibe magazine. (Still tickets available for their New Year's Eve party.)

December 29, 2015

The Legacy of the Yards

Curious City looks at what's changed in meat packing and butchery in the years since The Jungle. (Spoiler alert: quite a lot.)

December 28, 2015

Baltzley is Back

He's laid low since his Indiana farm dinner restaurant was shut down, but chef Brandon Baltzley is back in Chicago for the moment, with a pop-up dinner series.

December 17, 2015

The Hunger Awakens

If you're seeing Star Wars: The Force Awakens tonight, Dennis Lee and the A.V. Club have your dinner menu.

December 16, 2015

RIP James Lemons

The eponymous owner of Lem's Bar-B-Q House, James Lemons, has passed away. He was 87.

December 15, 2015

Eat This Instead

Rob Leavitt of The Butcher & Larder shared with the Today Show some alternative cuts of meat to the expensive stuff.

December 10, 2015

Karyn's May be Cooked

Vegan restaurant and spa Karyn's is in dire financial straits, and has turned to crowdfunding to stay open. However, a lengthy Facebook post by an anonymous employee outlines why maybe it's not such a bad thing if the place closes. [via] UPDATE: Karyn's owners are being sued for $112,000 in back rent.

December 10, 2015

Tasty Lunch Treats

Today through Monday, the French Pastry School will be giving out free samples at a pop-up pastry shop in the Block 37 pedway.

December 09, 2015

Goodbye Again, Goose Island Wrigleyville

Goose Island has once again closed its Wrigleyville brewpub, after unexpectedly returning this summer for one last Cubs season.

December 07, 2015

Great Towns, Great Brews

Cane and Ebel fro Two Brothers in Warrenville (25), Gatecrasher IPA from Temperance in Evanston (43) and Ninja vs. Unicorn from Pipeworks in Chicago are among Livability's 99 Beers in 99 Cities list.

December 07, 2015

My Dinner with Neko

Next Friday's Eat to the Beat dinner with WBEZ Sound Opinions and musician Neko Case is sold out, but they are holding a drawing this Thursday at 5pm for a free pair of tickets to the event. Enter, you fool!

December 04, 2015

Den of Scum and Villainy

The Whistler transforms into the Mos Eisley Cantina, featuring the music of Figrin D'an and the Modal Nodes. They've just added a late show for those who aren't already in line for the new Star Wars movie.

December 02, 2015

GB Gift Guide: Dinner Discounts

À La Card Chicago is one of my perennial favorite gifts for foodies -- 52 cards, each worth $10 off at some of the city's hottest restaurants.

December 02, 2015

The Year's Best Bites

Time Out's annual 100 Best Dishes & Drinks list is out, featuring everything from blood sausage to toasted marshmallow milkshakes.

December 01, 2015

GB Gift Guide: Next at Next

Tickets for the Alps, which is the first Next menu of 2016, go on sale next Wednesday at 10am (past customers get a two-day head start); if that's not your bag, later menus will pay homage to South America and The French Laundry.

November 30, 2015

Sick & Tired of Bad Lunches

School food is notoriously bad, but it's gotten even worse under the management of food service giant Aramark. Students in a Roosevelt High School civics class are holding Aramark accountable with a new website.

November 30, 2015

Upstairs Eats

Fooditor takes you inside Arbor, the top-notch locavore restaurant you've never heard of.

November 25, 2015

United States of X: Thanksgiving Edition

FiveThirtyEight examined what America eats on Thanksgiving, aside from turkey. We're a roll and/or biscuit state.

November 24, 2015

Growing the Roof

Gotham Greens just opened the world's largest rooftop farm in Pullman, covering 75,000 square feet of the Method factory's room with greenhouses to supply pesticide-free greens and herbs to local groceries and restaurants.

November 24, 2015

Danny's is Saved

Danny's Tavern, the Bucktown institution that looked to be closing at the end of this month, is staying open after all, thanks to the outpouring of support from fans -- and several weeks of lease negotiations, no doubt.

November 23, 2015

Roll Out the Barrels

Chicago has the second largest craft beer industry in the nation, and it's only getting bigger. Metropolitan is the latest brewery to level up, soon to move to a new brewery in Avondale, while Half Acre continues to build out its Bowmanville space.

November 19, 2015

Secret Sips Slip

Lost Lake has collected more than 100 drinks into a "whisper menu," available to anyone who asks for it, however inaudibly.

November 18, 2015

Fill a Bag for the Less Fortunate

If you commute out of Union Station, be sure to grab a Chicago Food Bank donation bag to fill up and drop off on Thursday.

November 18, 2015

RIP Bill Siebel

Bill Siebel, head of the Siebel Institute of Technology, a brewing and cicerone training school, passed away Nov. 8 of esophageal cancer. He was 69.

November 17, 2015

Pick a Pepper

Scrumptious Pantry is a local company that focuses on heirloom fruits and vegetables. Founder Lee Greene is on a mission to bring back the Beaver Dam pepper.

November 16, 2015

Best for Eaters

The Duck Inn won Best New Restaurant in this year's Eater Awards.

November 12, 2015

A Flouring Business

Plate profiles Megan and David Miller, owners of Baker Miller, whose second location opens Saturday in Ravenswood Manor.

November 09, 2015

Growing Good Students

Schurz High School is building a food science lab and urban farm, and they're looking for help to build an LED grow light system.

November 06, 2015

Ladies Who Lush

Drinking Woman, a new blog by former GB staffer Meghan Murphy-Gill and Molly Heyward, covers all aspects of beer and other beverages from a woman's perspective. Its first story is an interview with Metropolitan Brewing's Tracy Hurst.

November 05, 2015

Black Bottle Friday

This year's Bourbon County Stout is being released on Black Friday, Nov. 27, and Binny's just released its procedures for getting some. Be prepared to wait longer than for a big-screen TV at Best Buy. (Meanwhile, a few lucky fans will be picking up their rare bottles on Nov. 13.) [via]

November 05, 2015

Blind Ambition

TouchVision profiles Chef Laura Martinez, who has been blind since she was 3 years old. She opened her own restaurant, La Diosa, in Lincoln Park earlier this year.

November 04, 2015

From Dawn till Well After Dusk

Dennis Lee documents 18 of the nearly 24 hours of constant work happening at the Roots Pizza-West Town Bakery-Homestead on the Roof restaurant complex.

November 04, 2015

Rock the Roister

The Roister, the upcoming casual restaurant from Grant Achatz, Nick Kokonas and Andrew Brochu, is putting together its music playlist, and they're asking for your help. If they pick your song and you were first to suggest it, you'll get a free drink. (Hopefully this is a sign it's opening soon.)

November 04, 2015

It's Nearly Glögg Season

The Swedish-American Museum is hosting a Glögg tasting party and competition on Nov. 20 -- and if you think your recipe is up to snuff, you can apply to compete.

November 03, 2015

RIP Danny's

Danny's Tavern, a stalwart of Bucktown's nightlife, is closing by the end of November, another victim of gentrification. The bar hold many memories for Gapers Block as one of the first places the staff hung out together. I think we should do it one last time.

November 02, 2015

Deep Dish in the Desert

Following in the footsteps of Portillo's and countless Chicago snowbirds, Lou Malnati's is expanding to Arizona.

October 30, 2015

An Intelligent Purchase

Peet's Coffee & Tea is acquiring a majority stake in Intelligentsia, which put itself up for sale earlier this month.

October 28, 2015

No Hot Dogs on Michigan

That ordinance that legitimizes food carts? It'll include a ban on carts in parts of the Loop and other areas close to downtown, as well as large portions of Lakeview, under the excuse of avoiding congestion on crowded sidewalks.

October 27, 2015

They'll Pry Our Rashers From Our Cold, Dead Hands

As you can imagine, the founders of Bacon Fest are less than pleased about the news that bacon, along with other processed meats and red meat, increase the risk of cancer.

October 26, 2015

The Pizza Beat

Steve Dolinsky has been eating pizza for weeks as research for his "Ultimate Chicago Pizza Quest," an attempt at a definitive guide to the area's slices. The exhaustive results will be rolled out over the next two weeks.

October 21, 2015

Mayo Hazard

Mayonnaise is a healthy part of your daily sandwich -- but Little Village residents worry that planned expansion of the Hellman's plant in their neighborhood may bring more pollution.

October 21, 2015

Bar Food & Bulgogi

Take a Korean bar crawl with the Reader's Mike Sula.

October 21, 2015

An Eye-Watering Trade

Planet Money tells the story of how a New York onion farmer played the futures market and ended up flooding the Chicago River with onions.

October 20, 2015

Indie Doesn't Mean Broke

Nine Chicago restaurants made Restaurant Industry's list of the 100 top-grossing independent restaurants. Gibson's tops the local list with $22 million in annual sales.

October 20, 2015

To Tip or Not

With Danny Meyer eliminating tipping at his New York restaurants and several Chicago restaurateurs mulling this issue, The Radler has already made the switch -- but not for the reason you'd expect.

October 19, 2015

Get Cheesy this Weekend

Mac and Cheese Fest is back this Saturday; tickets are still available.

October 19, 2015

Beer Circuits On

Pipeworks Brewing teamed up with Jared Saul, beer buyer at Emporium Arcade Bar, to create Twin Pines Mall, a Back to the Future-themed beer brewed with spruce tips and wildflower honey. They'll be releasing it on Wednesday, Oct. 21 -- the day Marty and Doc travel to in Back to the Future II -- exclusively at the Wicker Park Emporium location.

October 16, 2015

Reservations are Killer

Lula Cafe is no longer dressing up for Halloween, but Fat Rice has taken up the tradition. On Oct. 31, the restaurant is transforming into Kill Grill: Haunted Izakaya, with two seatings available for $80 a head.

October 15, 2015

Midwest Meals

The Reader's annual food issue focuses on Midwestern cuisine -- and invites you to add to the list of regional specialties.

October 14, 2015

Editorializing on Food

Fooditor, a new site by Sky Full of Bacon's Michael Gebert (now formerly of the Reader), promises to dig deeply into the city's food scene. Its first story breaks the news that Manny's is adding a deli counter to its cafeteria, finally giving Chicago a true Jewish deli.

October 13, 2015

The Pizza Authority

Ten years after the publication of Everybody Loves Pizza, Chicago mag's Jeff Ruby and team pick Chicagoland's best pizzas. Bound to be controversial.

October 12, 2015

Strange Brews

Local breweries Moody Tongue and 5 Rabbit were mentioned in a WSJ story about ingredient experimentation in beer.

October 07, 2015

Less Boozy Target

In ongoing in-depth coverage of chain stores bringing "boozy" versions of themselves to Chicago, it turns out the new boozy Target in Streeterville won't let you walk around with wine while you shop, like Mariano's -- it just has a Starbucks that serves wine in it.

October 05, 2015

Sausage King of Chicago

No, not Hot Doug, nor Abe Froman. It's Mark Reitman, the guy who runs Vienna Beef's Hot Dog University.

October 02, 2015

Care to Buy Some Coffee?

Intelligentsia Coffee is up for sale, and could fetch as much as $100 million.

October 02, 2015

Skip Breakfast

Get free waffles at Pritzker Park, 310 S. State St., from 9:30am to 3:30pm today in celebration of the second season premiere of "Fargo."

September 30, 2015

Memories Makes Memories

Remember the Indiana pizzeria that declared it wouldn't cater gay weddings? Robin Trevino of GayCo Productions managed to get them to unwittingly provide pizza their vow renewal ceremony.

September 25, 2015

Been to the Boozy Taco Bell Yet?

Because everyone else has. Chicagoist, RedEye, Eater, Vice, even NPR got into it the alcoholic slushie action..

September 24, 2015

Devouring the Curse

Competitive eaters converged on Taco in a Bag Tuesday night to eat a whole roasted goat in hopes of vanquishing the Cubs' curse.

September 18, 2015

Showcasing the Encased Meats

The Chicago Foodseum opens the doors on its first exhibit, "The Hot Dog and Encased Meat of the World," this Saturday at Block 37. Executive Director Kyle Joseph talked with WBEZ about the show and the museum.

September 17, 2015

Fresh Eats at Vintage Prices

If you're craving a cheap snack you can pick up bags of Garrett Popcorn for 66 cents this week, but be prepared to wait in (an even longer) line.

September 16, 2015

Behind the Tap

Working for Beer takes an in-depth look at what it's really like to work in the beer industry, including profiles of Emporium's beer buyer, the owner of Eris Brewery & Ciderhouse, and a sales rep from Destihl Brewing Company.

September 16, 2015

Food Carts Get Recognition; Regulation Next

City Council committee approved an ordinance allowing food cart vendors to be licensed, taking another step toward providing a level of legitimacy to a long pseudo-illegal industry that's been asking for regulation for years. The ordinance next will go the full Council for approval.

September 15, 2015

Yo Quiero Alcohol

Wicker Park's new boozy Taco Bell will open its doors for a "soft opening" today.

September 14, 2015

Tap Treasure Map

All of Chicago's breweries with brewpubs are now collected in one map.

September 14, 2015

Kettle Call

Great Lake Potato Chip Co. came out on top of an extensive search for America's best kettle chips by the Tribune's Kevin Pang.

September 10, 2015

Drink for Good

Tickets for Festiv-Ale, the Sept. 18 beer festival to raise funds for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, are on sale now.

September 10, 2015

Blood and Franzia

The family behind Franzia contended with the Chicago mob as it grew, split, and eventually included more than half of wine business in the U.S.

September 09, 2015

Food Fights

Amazon is testing a food delivery service to compete with Grubhub in Seattle, while Google is launching its own grocery delivery service in San Francisco.

September 04, 2015

It's Gonna Get Dark

Tickets for the Festival of Barrel Aged Beers went on sale today. The fest happens Nov. 20-21 at the UIC Forum.

September 04, 2015

Don't Forget #HotDogEmoji

The online campaign to add a hot dog emoji started in Chicago with one couple's dream of a ketchup-free frank on every phone.

September 04, 2015

Back to the Island

John Hall, who left Goose Island after its 2011 sale to Anheuser-Busch InBev to start Virtue Cider, has sold the majority of Virtue back to Goose Island, citing a need for larger distribution facilities; Virtue will continue to be made in Michigan. Hall's father started Goose Island in 1988.

September 04, 2015

Chicago Concoctions

WBEZ's Monica Eng dug deep to find some lesser-known dishes created in Chicago, including: the jibarito, the Jim Shoe, and Akutagawa. One common ingredient for many of them: huge amounts of meat.

September 03, 2015

Hot Dish

Restaurateur Brendan Sodikoff opened up about his culinary career and starting Au Cheval and other popular restaurants on The Download.

September 03, 2015

Sorry, Italian Grandma

Mad food scientist Dennis Lee put together a recipe for risotto made out of Rice Krispies that's "astoundingly delicious."

August 26, 2015

Booze Test City

A new Target in Streeterville could be the first in the country to serve alcohol.

August 21, 2015

Non-Blondes

River North neighbors are organizing online against the opening of a Bottled Blonde in the area, calling it an "amped-up version of Hooters."

August 20, 2015

Pressure Cooker

In the latest reflection on kitchen culture, Elizabeth chef Iliana Regan thinks intensity can be useful as a teaching tool but yelling at cooks is stupid.

August 18, 2015

Bronze Trotter

Chef Didier Durand is raising money to erect a bust of Charlie Trotter on Michigan Avenue.

August 18, 2015

Big Cheese

Cheese guru Lisa Futterman shared some of her favorites with Chicagoist.

August 18, 2015

Parachute is Soaring High

Parachute landed at No. 5 on Bon Appétit's 10 Best New Restaurants list. Chef-owners Beverly Kim and Johnny Clark are overjoyed.

August 17, 2015

How the Cookies Crumble

Maurice Lenell Cookies pinwheel cookies will disappear from store shelves after the brand was eliminated by its Ohio-based parent company.

August 13, 2015

Yearning to Brew Free

Like Minds brewing is relocating to Chicago from Wisconsin after laws there prevented them from both making beer and selling it at a non-brewpub restaurant.

August 12, 2015

Quality Concessions

Local eats will soon be on the menu at the United Center, including food from "hot spots" like Big Star, Publican Quality Meats, and Lillie's Q.

August 11, 2015

Bar Crawler

Google uses location search data to chart the busiest times at popular Chicago restaurants, although the conclusions aren't surprising: the best times to go are close to opening and closing times.

August 10, 2015

Eat Like a Local

The next time you get some Thai food, David Hammond offers some ways to be less like a culinary tourist.

August 10, 2015

Secret Sauce

Found in everything from Chinese to Polish food, Maggi is the flavor-boosting sauce you've probably never heard of, writes Kevin Pang.

August 06, 2015

A Big Roll

Sushi burritos have come to Chicago from the coasts, and are now on the menu at Sumo Restaurant.

August 06, 2015

The Way We Eat

Documentary project The Midwestern Diner takes a look at food and drink in Chicago from all sides of the table, including the voices of chefs, farmers, and diners.

August 04, 2015

RIP Yoshi Katsumura

Yoshi Katsumura, chef and owner of Yoshi's Cafe in Boystown, passed away after a long battle with cancer.

August 04, 2015

Cook Conundrum

Local restaurants can't find enough cooks for their kitchens and it's unclear why, although the number of restaurants, other career options, and cost of living are probably factors.

August 04, 2015

When "Best" is the Worst

"Best of" lists are click magnets but reviewers rarely have enough resources to try every option, leading to oversights noted by angry commenters, writes Michael Gebert.

August 03, 2015

Bucktown Apple Pie Contest on Hiatus

Even though the Bucktown Apple Pie Contest will not be held this year due to planned (then nixed, courtesy of Gov. Rauner) repairs to Holstein Park's field house, the organizers will hold a Pie Party on Sept. 20 at Senior Citizens Memorial Park (adjacent to Holstein).

July 31, 2015

Food Truck Fight

Scoutology is hosting a food truck free-for-all where you can vote for your favorite mobile eatery (or write in any that aren't listed).

July 31, 2015

Deep Dish in the Valley

Lou Malnati's is expanding beyond the Chicagoland area with a new restaurant in Phoenix.

July 31, 2015

Top Slice

Chicago ranked as the #1 city for pizza according to TripAdvisor (New York was #2), based on the number and quality of reviews posted here. [via]

July 29, 2015

Foamy Hot Dog

If you're tired of chewing your hot dogs, journalist and chef Louisa Chu created a Chicago-style hot dog foam, which should be finished with celery salt, of course. (Probably not something that'll show up at the Gapers Block Hot Dog Cookoff Saturday, but you never know.)

July 27, 2015

More Curbside Eats

Uber is now delivering a small selection of dinner dishes through its on-demand app in areas of downtown and Lincoln Park.

July 23, 2015

Clean Your Plate in Albany Park

It's Bon Appétit Restaurant Week in Albany Park. Dine in for special menus through Sunday, July 26.

July 22, 2015

Starting Up the West Loop

The New York Times takes a stroll through the fine dining options taking over the West Loop, noting the area's transition is similar to changes in New York's meatpacking district.

July 21, 2015

Getch'er Hot Dogs Here

ManBQue's John Carruthers spent a day at the Cell selling hot dogs. See what he and his crew can do with Vienna Beef at the Gapers Block Hot Dog Cookoff at Schubas Aug. 1!

July 20, 2015

Happy Trails

Eater put together a map of the inaugural Happy Hour specials in bars across the city, where the highest concentration (so far) appears to be in the Loop and River North.

July 20, 2015

Young Guns of Grub

Meet some of the up-and-coming talent from Chicago's hospitality industry in Zagat's 30-under-30, including chefs, bartenders, owners, and more.

July 16, 2015

Off the Chain

You can hunt down some free Olive Garden breadsticks by finding their food truck as it drives around the city (and parks in Daley Plaza during lunch on Thursday).

July 15, 2015

Happy Hour is Officially Back in Illinois

Although legislation has been signed by Gov. Bruce Rauner to allow happy hour specials back in Illinois, there are still some caveats.

July 10, 2015

Swearing Minions?

Some parents think the talking minion toys included in a McDonald's Happy Meal are actually swearing.

July 08, 2015

The Taste Tested

If you're looking to spend your tickets wisely at the Taste of Chicago, the Tribune has a guide to the best and worst of the booths.

July 07, 2015

Inedible

David Burke's Primehouse and an unnamed Chicago music venue
are among those who shared "don't eat that" moments with Jezebel's Kitchenette.

July 03, 2015

Ballpark Franks

Three gourmet sausages created by Hot Doug's Doug Sohn will be served at Wrigley Field starting today. Look for them at the new Platform 14 stand behind the scoreboard.

June 30, 2015

Cutting Trump Off

Microbrewery 5 Rabbits is turning off the tap on a house beer it was making for Trump Tower after Donald Trump characterized Mexican immigrants as criminals and "rapists."

June 29, 2015

Greatness on a Bun

The Double Cheese Burger from Au Chevalis the best in the country, according to the Food Network's "Top 5 Restaurants" show.

June 29, 2015

Taste the World

An interactive map shows the best and most popular ethnic food in each neighborhood.

June 27, 2015

Drink His Pain

In honor of the nationwide legalization of same-sex marriage, Geek Bar is serving a special drink this weekend called "Scalia's Tears," a concoction of Jeppson's Malort, Triple Sec, apple bitters, and salt--a perfect cocktail for enduring the dissenting Supreme Court Justice's insults.

June 24, 2015

Pizza NSFW

Alleged hackers posted porn and other adult content to Home Run Inn's Facebook Page.

June 24, 2015

Wholesaling the Future

The Distance, Basecamp's profile series of long-time businesses, has fully transformed into a podcast, and the latest episode profiles two Fulton Market wholesalers and how they're handling the changes affecting that neighborhood and industry.

June 19, 2015

RIP Beachwood

Beachwood Inn is the latest neighborhood bar to close its doors in Wicker Park, over 60 years after the family-run tavern opened on the corner of Beach and Wood streets.

June 19, 2015

Here You Come Again

Jeni's Ice Cream reopens tomorrow at 5pm, following a series of voluntary shutdowns over the past two months after listeria was found in their product.

June 17, 2015

Keepers of the Cheese

The largest source for artisan American cheese in the country, the Great American Cheese Collection, can be found at The Plant in Back of the Yards.

June 16, 2015

Trotter's Still to Go

Charlie Trotter passed away in 2013, and his restaurants closed a year before that. But you can still get the famed chef's smoked salmon, courtesy of a company that licensed his name and recipes.

June 12, 2015

More Listeria, More Problems

Following a nearly month-long closure in May due to a listeria contamination, Jeni's Ice Cream has closed its doors again due to a second outbreak of the bacteria. Recent customers, don't panic: Jeni's assures you that their product since returning from the last outbreak was thoroughly tested and listeria-free.

June 12, 2015

Listeria's Latest

Potato salad sold at Chicago Jewel stores was recalled due to listeria fears.

June 11, 2015

What's Up With Lunch?

Jerry Seinfeld made the first Chicago appearance with Steve Harvey (meh) of his web series "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee," grabbing coffee and pastrami sandwiches (and unheard-of table service) at Manny's Deli.

June 10, 2015

Well, Hot Dog

Doug Sohn shared the list of hot dogs that will return to the menu for the new Dog Dayz of Summer festival, which will be held June 27th-28th at the Goose Island Barrel Warehouse.

June 09, 2015

Booze on a Cone

Booze-infused ice cream will be served up around the city by a gold-plated "Ice Cream Dream" food truck.

June 09, 2015

Greatness on the Menu

A search for America's best food cities by the Washington Post cuts a big slice off of Chicago's food past and present.

June 08, 2015

More Meat

The Butcher & Larder will join Local Foods in Bucktown where the butcher shop will open a cafe and wholesale business.

June 05, 2015

Heaven on an Italian Roll

The best sandwich ever made on the South Side may be the Gym Shoe from Stony Sub, writes Mark Konkol.

June 05, 2015

Here's Your Excuse

It's National Doughnut Day so get yourself some fried and frosted goodness.

June 04, 2015

A Head Above the Rest

Half Acre tops a ranking of top local breweries done by industry experts for Thrillist.

June 04, 2015

Mirror, Mirror Off the Wall

A two-way mirror in the women's restroom of Cigars and Stripes will be removed from the closet door where it hangs, after the club's owner conceded to pressure sparked by a viral video about it.

June 03, 2015

Get Happy

A bill that would bring back happy hours in Illinois is waiting for the governor's signature.

June 03, 2015

Poutine in a Mug

Writer Dennis Lee is making the most of his unemployment by inventing a poutine microwave cake.

June 02, 2015

Dank Eats

Pounds of sausage and other goodies leftover from Maifest are on sale for cheap at DANK Haus.

June 01, 2015

All About That Brunch

Crain's looks at restaurants' adoption of fancier breakfast fare over the past decade.

May 27, 2015

On the Menu

This year's Taste of Chicago will feature 60 vendors including well-known Chicago eateries, pop-up restaurants, food trucks and more.

May 21, 2015

Fart Science

Food writer Dennis Lee created a "Fart Dip" full of flatulence-inducing ingredients - and braced for the results.

May 19, 2015

Server Spy Games

Demonstrators calling for a higher minimum wage for restaurant workers used fake badges to get into the National Restaurant Association Show and stage a protest there.

May 18, 2015

RIP Maurie Berman

Superdawg founder Maurie Berman passed away Sunday. Much remains the same since he founded the original location in the 1940s, including the giant papier-mache hot dog people modeled after Berman and his wife that stand atop its roof.

May 14, 2015

The Nightmare is Over

Jeni's Ice Cream, which shut down production and closed its scoop shops last month over a listeria outbreak, is now back in production. Scoop shops will have a "grand reopening" next Friday, May 22 at 7pm for your ice cream needs.

May 14, 2015

Stock Up Your Garden

This weekend, Slow Food Chicago is selling heirloom tomato seedlings at Bang Bang Pie Shop. Pick up five and get a free biscuit!

May 13, 2015

Yo Quiero Alcohol

The planned Taco Bell in Wicker Park could be the first in the world to serve booze.

May 08, 2015

No Fine Print on the Menu

Chicago-based Restaurant.com could owe up to $1 million to customers in New Jersey after judges ruled expiration dates and other fine print on its gift certificates violated laws there.

May 06, 2015

Beer Lovers Flocking to Chicago Next Week

Early warning: Starting May 14th you are entering Chibeeria-a magical place for one week where Chicago focuses its love on craft beers. The map and a schedule at Chicago Craft Beer Week will keep beer lovers busy hoofing all over town to the tasty events.

May 05, 2015

Four Course Honors

Several James Beard awards went to local foodies, including restaurateur Donnie Madia, Violet Hour, Lettuce Entertain You's Rich Melman, and the firm behind Brindille's design. More in Drive-Thru.

May 05, 2015

Robbing Jared to Pay Potbelly

A man who robbed a Subway in Rogers Park walked across the street to a Potbelly shop and ordered a sandwich.

May 04, 2015

Honeymoon is Over

The City wants to break its sweetheart deal with the Park Grill in Millennium Park and make the restaurant pay more than $8 million in lost rent and fees.

May 04, 2015

No Beard-Free Guarantee

Bearded cooks are technically supposed to confine their facial hair with a beard net or something similar, but most don't because the rule isn't strictly enforced.

May 01, 2015

Serving from the Same Plate

Monday's James Beard Awards ceremony at the Lyric Opera will be the first time that the restaurant industry's version of the Oscars will convene outside of New York; this handy infographic of every local Beard award winner since 1991 gives you a picture of the interconnectedness between restaurants, chefs and restaurateurs that contribute to the city's dining scene.

April 30, 2015

Grow Your Own

To build the "world's first" fully sustainable restaurant that grows its own food, chef and marketer Jaime Guerrero is enlisting the help of students at a local high school.

April 30, 2015

Achatz & Kokonas on What's Next

Ten years ago, Alinea opened and turned fine dining on its ear. Grant Achatz and Nick Kokonas talked with the Trib's Kevin Pang about the past decade and what's coming with Roister and Alinea, and Achatz chatted with Elyzabeth Alfano about his career.

April 29, 2015

Made to Order

Food critic Penny Pollack says her career as a journalist started on accident while she was in her 40s, working as an intern at Chicago magazine.

April 29, 2015

Internet Famous

Fish tacos at Big Star, tonkotsu at Ramen-san, and the burger at Au Cheval are among the most-Instagrammed dishes in the city, according to First We Feast.

April 28, 2015

Harshest Review Ever

Federal agents ate at several of Tony Hu's restaurants before raiding them in October, searching for evidence they were underreporting earnings to the IRS.

April 28, 2015

Disrupting Delivery

Uber users can now order curbside delivery of lunch and dinner from a "curated menu" using the app.

April 27, 2015

Well, Hot Dog

Two former Hot Doug's cooks opened their own hot dog joint in Uptown, putting their own spin on Doug's classics like sausages made from strange meats and duck-fat fries.

April 27, 2015

If You Build It

Eater profiles chef Phillip Foss, whose EL Ideas brings accessible, avant-garde fine dining to an industrial area in Douglas Park on the Near South Side.

April 24, 2015

All of the Things

Adding as many toppings as possible with McDonald's build-your-own burger kiosk creates a four-pound mess costing almost $25.

*Means upcoming events- Don't forget, Friday is an Early Release Day!

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

ELA: Complete The Giver

Math: Personal studying including Unit 4 Rev #2 Wksht  *Unit 4 Test Wednesday, 03/14

7th Advanced Math: Notes 7.4

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework  *Unit 4 Test Friday, 03/16

Monday, March 12, 2018

ELA: Complete book if possible, Quest. Ch. 18-19 due tomorrow

Math: Unit 4 Review Wksht

7th Advanced Math: Quiz Review p307 (1-16,18)  *Quiz tomorrow on 7.1-7.3

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Friday, March 9, 2018

ELA: Complete reading through Chapter 19 with questions

Math: Finish 6.7 Simple Interest Practice A Wksht  *Quiz covering Book 6.5-6.7 Monday, 03/12

7th Advanced Math: Notes 7.3

Science: No Homework

History: Game Project Due Monday, 03/12

Thursday, March 8, 2018

ELA: Complete reading Ch. 13- 15 if possible

Math: Ch 6 Rev Wksht Sections 6.5-6.7  *Quiz covering Book 6.5-6.7 Monday, 03/12

7th Advanced Math: Notes 7.2

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework  *Game Project Due Monday, 03/12

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: p256-257 (15-18,23-25,32-35)  *Quiz covering Book 6.5-6.7 Monday, 03/12

7th Advanced Math: Notes 7.1

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework  *Game Project Due Monday, 03/12

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: p256 (1-3,10-14,21,22)  *Quiz covering Book 6.5-6.7 Monday, 03/12

7th Advanced Math: Personal studying for Unit 3 test tomorrow and Ch 7 opener page 287 (1-9)  *Unit 3 Common Assessment Wednesday 03/07

Science: No Homework

History: Chapter 24 Packet if not finished in class  *Game Project Due Monday, 03/12

Monday, March 5, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: Book 6.6 Markup Review Wksht  *Chapter 6 Test Friday, 03/09

7th Advanced Math: Unit 3 Review Packet  *Unit 3 Common Assessment Wednesday 03/07

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework  *Silk Road Packet and Game Project Due Monday, 03/12

Thursday, March 1, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: 6.6 Part 2 HW wksht

7th Advanced Math: Finish Ch 6 Practice Test  *Ch 6 Test this Friday & Unit 3 Common Assessment Tuesday 03/06

Science: Science Challenge 16 

History: No Homework

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: p250-251 (1,7-11,14-16,21,23,24a)

7th Advanced Math: Ch 6 Review Wksht  *Ch 6 Test this Friday & Unit 3 Common Assessment Tuesday 03/06

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: Practice 6.6 Day 1 Wksht

7th Advanced Math: Notes 6.5 Wksht  *Ch 6 Test this Friday & Unit 3 Common Assessment Tuesday 03/06

Science: No Homework

History: Finish Chapter 23 Guided Notes Packet if not finished in class

Monday, February 26, 2018

ELA: 4C's Worksheet

Math: p244-245 (8-16even, 17-19,25,27,28)

7th Advanced Math: Took Quiz today Notes 6.4 Wksht  *Ch 6 Test this Friday & Unit 3 Common Assessment Tuesday 03/06

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Friday, February 23, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: p244-245 (4-7,32-36)

7th Advanced Math: Review page 265 (1-13) need graph paper for #6-8  *Quiz 6.1-6.3 Monday, 02/26

Science: No Homework

History: Video Cause/Effect Paragraph if not finished in class

Thursday, February 22, 2018

ELA: Complete questions as needed for Ch. 1-2

Math: Complete Worksheet as needed

7th Advanced Math: Complete classwork as needed

Science: Study for Science Test Friday, 02/23

History: No Homework

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: Additional Review Wksht for Bk 6.1-6.4 and study!  *Chapter 6 Quiz Thursday, 02/22

7th Advanced Math: Finish if needed: page 246-247 (2,3,7,9,11,12,13) and Complete Notes 6.2 using google classroom and big ideas math website

Science: Study for Science Test Friday, 02/23

History: No Homework

Thursday, February 15, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: p230-231 (13,14,17-19,21,27,28)  *Chapter 6 Quiz Thursday, 02/22

7th Advanced Math:  Personal Studying, Quiz Corrections, Review Corrections, Online/Book Practice  *Chapter 5 Test Friday, 02/16

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: p230-231 (13,14,17-19,21,27,28)  *Chapter 6 Quiz Thursday, 02/22

7th Advanced Math: Ch 5 Review Packet (1-10) only  *Chapter 5 Test Friday, 02/16

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

ELA: Complete Homework from last week if needed

Math: p230-231 (11,12,15,16,20,22,26)  *Chapter 6 Quiz Thursday, 02/22

7th Advanced Math: Notes Extension 5.4 in Spiral  *Chapter 5 Test Friday, 02/16

Science: Study for Cell Organelle Quiz

History: Finish Chapter 20 Guided Notes Packet if not finished in class

Thursday, February 8, 2018

ELA: Complete worksheet if needed

Math: p224-225 (5, 12, 13, 16, 18, 23, 30, & 36)

7th Advanced Math: Class Act 5.4 Worksheet Front Only

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

ELA: Complete Theme WS if needed

Math: p218-219 (5,6,12-22even,31,34-38even)

7th Advanced Math: Finish classwork as needed and personal studying for tomorrow's quiz  * 5.1 & 5.2 Quiz Thursday, 02/08

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: Ch 6 Opener p213(1-16)

7th Advanced Math: p215 (1-5,7,8,11) on graph paper  * 5.1 & 5.2 Quiz Thursday, 02/08

Science: No Homework

History: Chapter 19 Notes Worksheet if not finished in class

Friday, February 2, 2018

ELA: Complete Scope WS if needed

Math: Finish Direct Variation Review Wksht and Quiz corrections due Monday! (Not accepted late)  *Unit 3 Test covering Chapter 5 Monday, 02/05

7th Advanced Math: p210 On Your Own #2  *Quiz Wednesday, 02/07 on Sections 5.1 and 5.2

Science: 2.2 Outline and Cell Drawing if needed

History: No Homework

Thursday, February 1, 2018

ELA: Theme Worksheet if not finished in class

Math: Unit 3 Test Review  *Unit 3 Test covering Chapter 5 Monday, 02/05

7th Advanced Math: Pg 206-207, #2, 4, 9, 12, 16, 20-22 graph paper

Science: Science Challenge 15

History: Unit 4 Geography Challenge if not finished in class

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: Finish Ch 5 part 2 Quiz review. Use key to correct and fix & Personal studying  *Quiz on second half of chapter 5 Thursday, 02/01 & Unit 3 Test covering Chapter 5 Monday, 02/05

7th Advanced Math: Finish Ch 5 Notes Wksht using textbook - all of chapter opener side and through example 1 only on side 5.1

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

ELA: Complete story and chart if needed

Math: p202-203 (7-17odd,23,26,27)  *Quiz on second half of chapter 5 Thursday, 02/01 & Unit 3 Test covering Chapter 5 Monday, 02/05

7th Advanced Math: p192-195 (7-10,12-16,19,22-25)  *Chapter 4 Test Wednesday, 01/31

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Monday, January 29, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: Bk 5.6 day 1 HW wksht  *Quiz on second half of chapter 5 Thursday, 02/01 & Unit 3 Test covering Chapter 5 Monday, 02/05

7th Advanced Math: Finish Ch 4 Review Packet  *Chapter 4 Test Wednesday, 01/31

Science: Study for Characteristics of Life Quiz Tuesday, 01/30

History: Catch up as needed

Friday, January 26, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: Finish 5.5 day 2 HW wksht

7th Advanced Math: p182-183 (5-15)  *Chapter 4 Test Wednesday, 01/31

Science: No Homework

History: Catch up as needed  *Unit 3 Test Monday, 01/29

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: p303-304 (2,10,11,17-20,23)

7th Advanced Math: p176-177 (1,3-7,24-26) on graph paper  *Chapter 4 Test Wednesday, 01/31

Science: No Homework

History: Catch up as needed  *Golden Age Project Due Friday, 01/26 & Unit 3 Test Monday, 01/29

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: p303 (4-9)

7th Advanced Math: 4.5 Notes Packet Example 1 and You Try 1-4 ONLY  *Chapter 4 Test Wednesday, 01/31

Science: Study for Microscope Quiz

History:Finish Chapter 18 Guided Notes Packet if not finished in class  *Golden Age Project Due Friday, 01/26 & Unit 3 Test Monday, 01/29

Monday, January 22, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: p190-191 (8,9,20-24,32,36,37)

7th Advanced Math: Bk 4.4 Day 2 HW wksht  *Chapter 4 Test Wednesday, 01/31

Science: Study for Microscope Quiz

History: No Homework  *Chapter 18 Guided Notes Packet and Golden Age Project Due Friday, 01/26 & Unit 3 Test Monday, 01/29

Friday, January 19, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: Complete front only of Notes 5.4 Wksht using textbook

7th Advanced Math: Complete Notes 4.4 Wksht using textbook

Science: Study Microscope Vocabulary

History: No Homework

Thursday, January 18, 2018

ELA: Finish infographic if needed

Math: 5.1-5.3 Quiz Rev Wksht - key provided  *Quiz on Book 5.1-5.3 Friday, 01/19

7th Advanced Math: Finish Act 4.4 Wksht

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: p182-183 (10-16,20,22)  *Quiz on Book 5.1-5.3 Friday, 01/19

7th Advanced Math: p165 (1-10,12,13)  *Quiz on Book 1.4-4.3 Thursday, 01/18

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Friday, January 12, 2018

ELA: Work on info-graphic as needed

Math: p174-175 (1-4,10-14even, 22-30even)  *Quiz on Book 5.1-5.3 Friday, 01/19

7th Advanced Math: Finish Extension 4.2 Practice Wksht  *Quiz on Book 1.4-4.3 Thursday, 01/18

Science: No Homework

History: Chapter 17 Guided Notes Packet if not finished in class

Thursday, January 11, 2018

ELA: Work on info-graphic as needed

Math: p174-176 (15-20,33-37)  *Quiz on Book 5.1-5.3 Friday, 01/19

7th Advanced Math: Finish 4.2 HW wksht in packet  *Quiz on Book 1.4-4.3 Thursday, 01/18

Science: Science Challenge 13 due tomorrow

History: No Homework

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

ELA: Work on info-graphic as needed

Math: Finish homework from yesterday as needed- p167-168 (25,27-31,33,34)  *Quiz on Book 5.1-5.3 Friday, 01/19

7th Advanced Math: No Homework  *Quiz on Book 1.4-4.3 Thursday, 01/18

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: p167-168 (25,27-31,33,34)  *Quiz on Book 5.1-5.3 Friday, 01/19

7th Advanced Math: Slope of Line HW #1 Wksht  *Quiz on Book 1.4-4.3 Thursday, 01/18

Science: No Homework

History: Chapter 14 Guided Notes and Processing Assignment if not finished in class

Monday, January 8, 2018

ELA: No Homework

Math: p167 (1,4,6-8,11-21odd,24)

7th Advanced Math: Solve p146-147 (5,7,9,11,15,17-19)  on back of notes worksheet

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Thursday, December 21, 2017

ELA: Essay must be turned in by Friday

Math: Chapter 5 Opener p161 (1-12)

7th Advanced Math: Chapter 4 Opener p141 (1-8)

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

ELA: Essay must be turned in by Friday

Math: Personal studying for test tomorrow  *Unit Test Thursday, 12/21

7th Advanced Math: Personal studying for test tomorrow  *Unit Test Thursday, 12/21

Science: Study!  *Science Test Thursday, 12/21 

History: Work on Chapter 13 Guided Notes as needed

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Finish Unit 2 Review Corrections/Personal Studying  *Unit 2 Test Wednesday, 12/20

7th Advanced Math: Finish Unit 2 Review Corrections/Personal Studying  *Unit 2 Test Thursday, 12/21

Science: Test Review Guide due Tomorrow  *Science Test Thursday, 12/21 

History: Finish Unit 3 Geography Challenge if not finished in class

Monday, December 18, 2017

ELA: Work on essay as needed  *Due Tuesday, 12/19

Math: Finish PART 1 only (1-18) of Unit 2 Review packet - do not do story problems  *Unit 2 Test Wednesday, 12/20

7th Advanced Math: No Homework

Science: Study!  *Science Test Thursday, 12/21 

History: No Homework

Friday, December 15, 2017

ELA: Work on essay as needed  *Due Tuesday, 12/19

Math: Finish p156 (15-17) and personal studying for Monday's test  *Unit 2 test will still be next Wednesday, 12/20

7th Advanced Math: Finish Ch 3 Review packet into spiral and personal studying for Monday's test  *Unit 2 Test will be next Thursday, 12/21

Science: No Homework

History: Study!  *Unit 2 Test Monday, 12/18

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

ELA: Work on essay as needed

Math: Finish (1-16) in Ch 4 Review Packet  *Ch 4 Test Friday, 12/15 and Unit 2 common assessment test Wednesday, 12/20

7th Advanced Math: p130-131 (4-9,11-13,15)  *Ch 3 Test Monday, 12/18 & Unit 2 common assessment Thursday, 12/21

Science: No Homework  *Science challenge 12 due Friday

History: Study!  *Unit 2 Test Friday, 12/15

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

ELA: Catch up on notes as needed

Math: p151 (19-23)  *Ch 4 Test Friday, 12/15 and Unit 2 common assessment test Wednesday, 12/20

7th Advanced Math: p123-124 (8,10,11,14,17,19,24)  *Ch 3 Test Monday, 12/18 & Unit 2 common assessment Thursday, 12/21

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework  *Unit 2 Test Friday, 12/15

Monday, December 11, 2017

ELA: Catch up with research as needed

Math: p150-151 (13-18)  *Ch 4 Test Friday, 12/15 and Unit 2 common assessment test Wednesday, 12/20

7th Advanced Math: No homework!  * Ch 3 Test Monday, 12/18 & Unit 2 common assessment Thursday, 12/21

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Friday, December 8, 2017

ELA: Catch up with research as needed

Math: p150 (1,3-11)

7th Advanced Math: p114-115 (3,8,13-15,17,19,20)  *Quiz Monday, 12/18

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Thursday, December 7, 2017

ELA: Catch up with research as needed

Math: p 143-144 (2,3,11,15,17,19,25,27-33 odd,36)

7th Advanced Math: p 107-109 (2,14,18-24,26)

Science: Science Challenge due Tomorrow

History: No Homework

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

ELA: Catch up with research as needed

Math: Start 4.3 Notes Wksht using textbook pgs140-141 as reference (#1,2,4,5) only!  *Ch 4 Test Thursday, 12/14

7th Advanced Math: p107-108 (1,3-7,10,11,15,16)

Science: Quiz corrections form due by Thursday, 12/07 for any student that would like to gain points on the 3.1 open-note quiz

History: No Homework

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

ELA: Topics are due Wedesday, 12/06

Math: Quiz Review page 137 (1-12)  *Quiz Wednesday, 12/06 over Book 4.1 and 4.2

7th Advanced Math: Finish Ch 3 Opener Wksht

Science: Quiz corrections form due by Thursday, 12/07 for any student that would like to gain points on the 3.1 open-note quiz

History: No Homework

Monday, December 4, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: p 134-135 (9-19 odd, 20, 21)  *Quiz Wednesday, 12/06 over Book 4.1 and 4.2

7th Advanced Math: Personal studying  *Ch 2 Test Tuesday, 12/05

Science: Quiz corrections form due by Thursday, 12/07 for any student that would like to gain points on the 3.1 open-note quiz

History: No Homework

Friday, December 1, 2017

ELA: No Response

Math: p128-129 (4-6,10,13,18,21,24,26) *Quiz Wednesday, 12/06 over Book 4.1 and 4.2

7th Advanced Math: Finish Ch 2 Review Packet  *Ch 2 Test Tuesday, 12/05

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Thursday, November 30, 2017

ELA: Complete grammar WS if needed

Math: Fair Game Review Wksht

7th Advanced Math: p88+89 (23,24,27,28,32) on graph paper  *Ch 2 Test Tuesday, 12/05

Science: Finish 3.1 Note-Taking outline and Science challenge 10

History: No Homework

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

ELA: Complete Mini Research as needed

Math: No Homework

7th Advanced Math: p87-88 from textbook  *Ch 2 Test Tuesday, 12/05

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Monday, November 27, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Finish IF NEEDED p113 (29,31,33,36-38)  (should finish in class)  *Chapter 3 Test Wednesday, 11/29

7th Advanced Math: Finish Ch 3 Review Wksht  *Ch 3 Test Wednesday, 11/29

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Finish IF NEEDED p113 (29,31,33,36-38)  (should finish in class)  *Chapter 3 Test Wednesday, 11/29

7th Advanced Math: Finish IF NEEDED 2.4 Enrichment and Extension #1 only (should finish in class)

Science: No Homework

History: Finish Chapter 10 See, Think, Wonder Activity (should finish in class)

Monday, November 20, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Book 3.5 Day 2 Wksht  *Chapter 3 Test Wednesday, 11/29

7th Advanced Math: Finish and submit Online Practice Quiz and personal studying for tomorrow' quiz on Book 2.1-2.4

Science: Study!  *Elements and Compounds Test Tuesday, 11/21

History: No Homework

Thursday, November 16, 2017

ELA: Complete Grammar WS if needed

Math: 3.4 Practice A Wksht

7th Advanced Math: p65+66 (1-12,14-18even)  *Quiz Tuesday, 11/21

Science: Science Challenge 9 due tomorrow  *Test review guide due Monday, 11/20 for test on Tuesday, 11/21

History: Social Pyramid Project Due Friday, 11/17

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: 3.4 Day 2 HW wksht (attached to today's notes)

7th Advanced Math: p58+59 (1-6,10-22even,23,25-28)

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework  *Social Pyramid Project Due Friday, 11/17

Monday, November 13, 2017

ELA: Complete "Lazy Editor" in Scope magazine

Math: 3.3 Practice A HW Wksht

7th Advanced Math: Finish What You Learned Before Wksht 

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework  *Social Pyramid Project Due Friday, 11/17

Friday, November 10, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Finish Bk 3.3 Day 2 HW Wksht (2nd page in packet)

7th Advanced Math: Finish What You Learned Before Wksht 

Science: No Homework

History: Egypt's Top Ten Discovery Argument Paragraph due Monday, 11/13

Thursday, November 9, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math:  p100 (5-21 odd)

7th Advanced Math: p 580 (7,8,12-14) and personal studying  *Ch 13 Test Friday, 11/10  ***Need graph paper for next chapter!

Science: Science Challenge 8 and Element Poster due at the end of the hour tomorrow

History: No Homework

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Finish Extension 3.2 Packet and Last chance to make corrections on 3.1/3.2 Wksht - due tomorrow!!

7th Advanced Math: Finish Chapter 13 Review Wksht in spiral  *Ch 13 Test moved to Friday, 11/10  ***Need graph paper for next chapter!

Science: No Homework

History: Chapter 8 Guided Notes Packet (if not finished in class)

Monday, November 6, 2017

ELA: Study!  *Text Structure Test Wednesday, 11/08

Math: Personal Studying  *Ch 3 Quiz Wednesday, 11/08

7th Advanced Math: p574-575 (2,6,9,10,12-14,16) *Ch 13 Test Thursday, 11/09

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Friday, November 3, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Make corrections on yellow copy for 3.1 Practice A worksheet- This is scored based on accuracy and going into Assessments for grade! Due Monday, 11/06  *Ch 3 Quiz Wednesday, 11/08

7th Advanced Math: p568-569 (2,4,6,11,12,14,17,18,20)  *Ch 13 Test Thursday, 11/09
and Graph paper is needed for next week!

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Thursday, November 2, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Extension 3.2 Packet #12-16 (back of page 1) and #1-7 (front of page 2) on inside  *Ch 3 Quiz Wednesday, 11/08

7th Advanced Math: p568-569 (2,4,6,11,12,14,17,18,20)  *Ch 13 Test Thursday, 11/09
and Graph paper is needed for next week!

Science: Science Challenge 7 is due tomorrow!

History: No Homework

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

ELA: Complete Side 2 of Grammar Worksheet

Math: Finish 3.1 Practice A wksht (both sides) - scored for accuracy as an assessment grade!  *Ch 3 Quiz Wednesday, 11/08

7th Advanced Math: p560-561 (1,4,12,14,16,17,18,20-24)  *Ch 13 Test Thursday, 11/09
and Graph paper is needed for next week!

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Monday, October 30, 2017

ELA: Text Structure Worksheet #8

Math: p90 (1,2,9-17odd,18)

7th Advanced Math: Ch 13 Opener p547 (1-12)

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Friday, October 27, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: p84+85 (4,8,11-19odd,23,25)

7th Advanced Math: Personal Studying  *Unit 1 Common Assessment covering Chapters 1, 11, and 12 Monday, 10/30 

Science: Finish Periodic Table Web Quest if not completed in class

History: Unit 2 Geography Challenge Due Monday, 10/30

Thursday, October 26, 2017

ELA: Complete and turn in outline if needed

Math: Finish Wksht 3.1

7th Advanced Math: Unit 1 Review Packet #1-22  *Unit 1 Common Assessment covering Chapters 1, 11, and 12 Monday, 10/30 

Science: Science Challenge 6

History: No Homework

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

ELA: Outline for Argument Paragraph if not finished in class

Math: Finish Ch 3 Opener Wksht

7th Advanced Math: p539-541 (2-6,8,10-12) & Personal Studying  *Ch 12 Test Thursday, 10/26 and Unit 1 Test Monday, 10/30

Science: No Homework

History: Study!  *Unit 1 Test Thursday, 10/26

Monday, October 23, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Personal studying for tomorrow's Unit 1 Test covering Ch 1 and Ch 2 & Finish p75-77 (1,2,4-7,10) ***If student is making pink test corrections, that is in replacement p75-77!  *Ch 1 and 2 Common Assessment Unit Test Tuesday, 10/24

7th Advanced Math: p535-537 (2,11,17,18,20,22,25)  *Ch 12 Test Thursday, 10/26

Science: No Response

History: No Homework  *Unit 1 Test Thursday, 10/26

Friday, October 20, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Finish Unit 1 Test Review Wksht  *Ch 1 and 2 Common Assessment Unit Test Tuesday, 10/24

7th Advanced Math: p535 (4-7)  *Ch 12 Test next Thursday, 10/26

Science: No Homework

History: Chapter 5 Guided Notes Packet Due Monday, 10/23  *Unit 1 Test Thursday, 10/26

Thursday, October 19, 2017

ELA: Complete Cause/Effect Paragraph as needed

Math: No Homework  *Ch 1 and 2 Common Assessment Unit Test Tuesday, 10/24

7th Advanced Math: p529 (14-17,25-29)  *Ch 12 Test next Thursday, 10/26

Science: Science Challenge 5 due Friday, 10/20

History: No Homework  *Chapter 5 Guided Notes Packet Due Monday, 10/23

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

ELA: Both sides of grammar worksheet #13

Math: Finish as needed: p71-73 (1,2,5,6,10-14,17,18,20-22) and Personal studying for tomorrow's test  *Ch 2 Test this Thursday and Common Assessment Unit Test (covers Ch1 and Ch 2) next Tuesday, 10/24

7th Advanced Math: p528-529(1-13.18-23)  *Ch 12 Test next Thursday, 10/26

Science: No Homework  *Science Challenge 5 due Friday, 10/20

History: No Homework

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Finish chapter review packet  *Ch 2 Test this Thursday and Common Assessment Unit Test (covers Ch1 and Ch 2) next Tuesday, Oct 24

7th Advanced Math: Enrichment 12.2 Wksht  *Ch 12 Test next Thursday

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Monday, October 16, 2017

ELA: Scope Quiz

Math: p68 (2-4,7,8-14even,23,24,32,33)  *Ch 2 Test this Thursday and Common Assessment Unit Test (covers Ch1 and Ch 2) next Tuesday, Oct 24

7th Advanced Math: p520-521 (2-5,7-9,11,14-16)  *Quiz tomorrow 12.1-12.3 and Ch 12 Test next Thursday

Science: Any science challenge 4 redo's are due tomorrow

History: Finish all work marked as missing!

Friday, October 13, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: p68-69 (5, 6, 9, 16-20 even, 26, 28, 31, 34, & 35)  *Ch 2 Test next Thursday, 10/19

7th Advanced Math: p518-519 (2-5, 6-20 even, 21, 24, & 25)

Science: No Homework

History: Chapter 3 Guided Notes Packet and Comic Book Project are due Monday, 10/16

Thursday, October 12, 2017

ELA: Text structure WS 9 side 2

Math: p62+63 (2, 4, 6, 7, 12, 13, 16, 17a, & 22)  *Ch 2 Test next Thursday, 10/19

7th Advanced Math: p512-513 (3-5,6-14 even, 15, 16, 20, 23, & 24)

Science: Science challenge 4 due tomorrow

History: No Homework  *Chapter 3 Guided Notes Packet and Comic Book Project are due Monday, 10/16

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

ELA: No Homework 

Math: p62+63 (5,9-11,19,24)  *Ch 2 Test next Thursday, 10/19

7th Advanced Math: p506-507 (3-5,7,10-14,16,18,21,22,24,26)

Science: No Homework  

History: No Homework  *Chapter 3 Guided Notes Packet and Comic Book Project are due Monday, 10/16

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

ELA: No Homework 

Math: Order of Operations Packet #18-20 ONLY!

7th Advanced Math: Need protractor for tomorrow!

Science: No Homework  

History: No Homework 

Monday, October 9, 2017

ELA: No Homework 

Math: Personal studying  *Quiz on Book 2.1+2.2 on Tuesday, 10/10

7th Advanced Math: Online Practice Test  *Ch 11 Test Tuesday, 10/10

Science: No Homework  

History: No Homework 

Friday, October 6, 2017

ELA: Study for Vocab Test on Monday, 10/09

Math: p54+55 (7-13odd,14-19,24)  *Quiz on Book 2.1+2.2 on Tuesday, 10/10

7th Advanced Math: Finish Ch 11 Rev Wksht into spiral  ***Need protractor for next week & Ch 11 Test next Tuesday, 10/10

Science: No Homework  

History: Chapter 1 Guided Notes Packet and Cave Painting Assignment Due Monday, 10/09

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

ELA: Scramble side of WS only

Math: p48-49(28-30,48-52)  *p48-49 (7-10,11,15,19-21,25,35,44) Due Friday, 10/06 & Quiz on Book 2.1+2.2 next Tuesday, 10/10

7th Advanced Math: p483-484 (2,14-20even,19,24-36even)  *p490-491(1-19odd,22) Due Friday, 10/06

Science: No Homework  *Science Challenge Due Friday, 10/06

History: No Homework  *Chapter 1 Guided Notes Packet and Cave Painting Assignment Due Monday, 10/09

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Finish Ch 2 Opener day 2 wksht  *Quiz on Book 2.1+2.2 next Tuesday, 10/10

7th Advanced Math: No Homework

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Monday, October 2, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Finish Ch 2 Opener Packet (both sides of last page)  *Quiz next Tuesday, 10/10

7th Advanced Math: p474-475(1,2,7-19odd,20,21,23,25,26)  *Ch 11.1 & 11.2 Quiz Tuesday, 10/03 

Science: No response (absent)

History: Unit 1 Geography Challenge Due Tuesday, 10/03

Friday, September 29, 2017

ELA: Draft should be completed and ready to type up

Math: Front of page 2 only in exponent packet 

7th Advanced Math: p468-469 (1-3, 6-10,11-25 odd, 26, 28a)  *Ch 11.1 & 11.2 Quiz Tuesday, 10/03 

Science: Study!  *Measurement assessment Monday, 10/02

History: No Homework

Thursday, September 28, 2017

ELA: Finish all revising and editing with final narrative choice

Math: Personal studying for tomorrow's Ch 1 Test  *Ch 1 Test Friday, 09/29

7th Advanced Math: No Homework

Science: Science Challenge 2 is due tomorrow  *Measurement assessment has been changed to Monday, 10/02

History: No Homework

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

ELA: Finish revision on narrative

Math: p26 (20-26,28,32,34,36-39) and p32-33 (22-27,29,31,33,35)  *Ch 1 Test Friday, 09/29

7th Advanced Math: Personal Studying  *Ch 1 Test THURSDAY, 09/28

Science: No Homework  *Measurement Assessment Friday, 09/29

History: No Homework

Monday, September 25, 2017

ELA: Finish writing as needed

Math: p26+27 (8-15,49-52) and p32+33 (8-15,42-44)  *Ch 1 Test Friday, 09/29

7th Advanced Math: Finish Ch Rev Packet   *Ch 1 Test THURSDAY, 09/28

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Friday, September 22, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Finish rest of 1.3/1.4 Puzzletime Wksht from yesterday  *Ch 1 Test Friday, 09/29

7th Advanced Math: Finish 1.3/1.4 Rev Wksht   *Ch 1 Test next TUESDAY, 09/26

Science: No Homework

History: Timeline Due Monday, 09/25

Thursday, September 21, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Puzzletime 1.2+1.3 Wksht (only * problems)  *Quiz 1.1-1.3 Friday, 09/22 and Ch 1 Test Friday, 09/29

7th Advanced Math: p31(14-19,24-28)  *Ch 1 Test Friday, 09/29

Science: Science Challenge 1 Due Friday, 09/22

History: No Homework  *Timeline Due Monday, 09/25

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Finish Quiz Review Wksht  *Quiz 1.1-1.3 Friday, 09/22 and Ch 1 Test Friday, 09/29

7th Advanced Math: p30(1,3,5-7,11,12)  *Ch 1 Test Wednesday, 09/27

Science: Science Challenge 1 Due Friday, 09/22

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: p18 (1-7,20-26,27-31odd,39,40)  *Quiz 1.1-1.3 Friday, 09/22 and Ch 1 Test Friday, 09/29

7th Advanced Math: Complete Yesterday's homework as needed  *Ch 1 Test Wednesday, 09/27

Science: No Homework  *Science Challenge 1 Due Friday, 09/22

History: No Homework

Monday, September 18, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: Finish Friday's HW if not completed  *Quiz 1.1-1.3 Friday, 09/22 and Ch 1 Test Friday, 09/29

7th Advanced Math: HW - p23-25 (1,15,16,19-25 odd,30,37,40)  *Ch 1 Test Wednesday, 09/27

Science: No Homework  *Science Challenge 1 Due Friday, 09/22

History: No Homework

Friday, September 15, 2017

ELA: Finish Manifesto as needed, Manifesto's Due Monday, 09/18

Math: p18+19(8-15,50-56)

7th Advanced Math: Finish 1.2 Activity 2 Wksht

Science: No Homework

History: Social Institutions Poster Due Monday, 09/18

Thursday, September 14, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: p12+13 (1-7,21,23-25,27, 32-46 even)

7th Advanced Math: Study for tomorrow's quiz on Book 1.1 and 1.2  *Quiz Friday, 09/15 

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework  *Social Institutions Poster Due Monday, 09/18

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

ELA: No Homework

Math: p12+13(8-15,50-54)

7th Advanced Math: p14+15(1,7-13odd,14,15,17)  *Quiz Friday, 09/15 

Science: No Homework

History: No Homework

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

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