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Monthly Archives: August 2016

Presentation Techniques & Skills

Please review the information in the image below as you begin to create some of your first organizers and posters.  This especially applies to students in the 5th, 6th, and 7th grades.  Please click on the image for a full size/clearer version.

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Weekly Plan – August 29th to September 2nd

3rd Grade

This week students will continue their study of the different regions of the United States by looking at the history and economy of New England.
Monday – The New England States – History
Tuesday – The New England States – Economy
Thursday – The New England States – Economy Project Day
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Elements of Democracy & Dictatorships – Spare Sheets

Save and print the images below if you need a spare sheet to complete the project over the weekend.
 

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8th Grade – Writing Skills – Initial Objectives

These are some items we went over in class last year but which bear repeating as they will be what I am looking out for in the first essay to be completed by Monday.

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8th Grade Movie Project – Music Files

I’ve put the background music files on the website here.  Please click on the link to download.

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5th grade project – Instructions update

Students will be working on a project showing the important of the following technologies to early sailors:
 

Astrolabes
Compasses
Triangular Sails
Caravels
Rudders

 
Students will be working on a small poster and will also be expected to select two of these technologies and make a small example of them which can be attached to their work.  Students can use the backs … Continue reading »

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8th Graders – Extra Credit – 1920s & 1930s Songs

8th Grade students have the opportunity to record their own version or versions of famous songs from the 1920s and early 1930s.  Please go to the page here to download materials and instructions.  If students do wish to do this then I would appreciate if they could complete the task before the end of September.
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Weekly Plan – August 22nd to August 26th

3rd Grade

This week students will continue their study of the different regions of the United States by looking at the states of New England.
Monday – The New England States – Geography Project Day
Tuesday – The New England States – Geography Project Day
Thursday – The New England States – Geography Project Day
Students will be completing their first maps this week.  Please … Continue reading »

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New School Year – Welcome Back

Welcome back to the 2016-17 school year.  As with last year I will be posting weekly updates about whats going on in each class.  Please check back from time to time for information on class projects, student work, and additional resources to help your child study and complete assignments.
 
3rd Grade

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