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Monthly Archives: March 2014

Student Work – The Boston Tea Party

THE BOSTON TEA PARTY – MOVIE
 

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8th Grade History – Conspiracy (2001) Movie

Conspiracy is a BBC television film which dramatizes the 1942 Wannsee Conference The film delves into the psychology of Nazi officials involved in the planning of the Final Solution during World War II.
 

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Weekly Plan – March 17th to March 21st

 

5th Grade
 
This week students will be continuing our study of colonial-era America by looking at the events and aftermath of the Boston tea Party
Wednesday –The Boston Tea Party
Thursday – The Boston Tea Party Activity – Day 1
Friday – The Boston Tea Party Activity – Day 2
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Student Work – 5th Grade – Stamp Act Protest Posters

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World War Two – Strategic Bombing

Here are a few movies and audiobooks that will help you to learn more about this subject.
Bomber – By Len Deighton

Bomber is a novel of war. There are no victors, no vanquished. There are simply those who remain alive, and those who die. Bomber follows the progress of an Allied air raid through a period … Continue reading »

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Weekly Plan – March 10th to March 14th

5th Grade
 
This week students will be continuing our study of colonial-era America by looking at the Stamp Act and colonial reactions to it.
Wednesday – Stamp Act Poster Project – Day 1
Thursday – Stamp Act Poster Project – Day 2
Friday – The Boston Massacre – Part 1
There is no homework planned for this week.
 
7th Grade
 
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Romulus and Remus – Movie Materials

I’ve uploaded the materials for the Romulus & Remus movies to a protected page here.  The password is the same for the protected movie pages.
Remember that there’s no specific deadline for you to complete the movie by but it would be nice to have it done while we are still studying about Ancient Rome and … Continue reading »

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8th Graders – Computers

I know this is a bit late but I will be taking you for an extra class tomorrow and it will help considerably if you can bring your laptops if you have them.  Try and tell your friends if you can.

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Student Work – Ancient Rome

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7th Graders – Rome Movies

Here are some  movies from the golden age of Hollywood set in the days of Ancient Rome that you might enjoy watching.  The links will either take you to a Netflix DVD/Streaming link or to iTunes.
BEN HUR – Charlton Heston plays Judah Ben-Hur, a proud Jew who runs afoul of ambitious boyhood friend Messala (Stephen … Continue reading »

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