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    7th Grade Jensen’s Grammar

    Happy fall break! Homework for October 25th: Reread/review lessons 18-20. Work homework exercises 18-20. Parents, please check work using the answer key and help with correcting mistakes. Bring any questions to class. Bring the workbook to class every week.

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    7/8 Grade Literature

    Happy fall break! Assignment for October 25th: Begin reading Hittite Warrior by Joanne Williamson. Read the introduction, prologue, and chapters 1-7. Complete daily vocabulary and reading notes to turn in for a notebook check on Friday. A quiz made up of 10 simple comprehension questions will be given in class each week covering the assigned chapters to hold students accountable for keeping up with the reading. The way to study is simply to read. Character analysis due 10/25: Write a character analysis of any character of your choice from The Cat of Bubastes. Describe the character’s attributes and what is admirable (or not admirable) about the character. Refer to the…

  • 9th-12th Biology,  No Category

    Biology

    October 7-11 You will need to finish the last part of quiz 7, finish reading all of Module 4. Finish all OYO, SGQ, Definitions and study for your Module 4 test. In preparation for Friday’s class you will need to read over Exp. 4.1 on pg. 107-108, Exp. 4.2 pg.110-111, Exp. 4.3 pg. 114. For extra credit don’t forget to bring in your mushrooms, shelf fungi, and puffballs. Make every effort to complete your lab reports in class. Your quiz this week will be take home. I will also pass out Module 4 test for you to take at home. All of Module 4 and any missing/late work will be…

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    Shurley English 6 for October 11th

    This week we are working on Chapter 7. We did all of Lesson 1, the practice sentence on page 119 of the Teacher’s Manual, and went over the writing assignment in Lesson 5. Please complete Lessons 2-5 at home this week. Don’t forget to study past pairs of synonyms and antonyms.  There is always a section on the tests about these, and they can really bring down your grade if you don’t refresh your memory! Have a great week!  

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    First Form Latin, Year 2 for October 11th

    This is our first week of Lesson XXIII, ergo start on the workbook pages for Lesson XXIII, but they are not due until October 25th.  For your quiz this Friday, be prepared to write the third declension neuter chart from scratch, ex nihilo.  Also, the rest of the quiz will be taken from Lesson VII about Principal Parts.  Know what the four PPs are, how to form them, and the four irregular PPs for the verbs on page 25. Remember, per aspera ad astra  you can achieve great things!

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    7th-8th History – Egypt – Week 4

    HYKSOS INVASION Day 1 – Read Jewish historian Josephus Flavius’ account of the Hyksos people, (attached.) Day 2 – Read Streams of Civilization, pp. 47-49. Day 3 – Read A Biblical Antiquity attached, pp. 19-21. Day 4 – Read http://orvillejenkins.com/peoples/hyksosandhebrews.html. RECITATION – The Ten Commandments. “To live for a time close to great minds is the best kind of education.” -John Buchan (1875 – 1940) This day in history – 54 A.D. Tiberius Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus, the Roman emperor who extended Roman rule in North Africa & added Britain as a Roman province, died October 13. He was poisoned by his wife! Also, the Roman poet Virgil, author of…

  • 3rd-6th History,  No Category

    4th-6th History

    Week 7 September 30- October 4​ This week: Moses, Plagues, Exodus, and 10 Commandments Study Fast Facts #7 (Quiz on Friday) Practice recitation: 10 Commandments. Due December 13.   Reading Discussion Other Day 1 Read Exodus 1-2 or Ch. 32 in CSB   Read Streams of Civilization “The Middle Kingdom” pp. 47-49 “Egypt’s New Kingdom pp. 52-60   Read Acts 7:19-22 and Hebrews 11:23-27 • How many people came with Joseph’s family to settle in Egypt? • What happened after Joseph and his brothers died? • What is the new Pharaoh worried about? • What command did Pharaoh give concerning Hebrew children? • Who may have been the Pharaoh when…