• 7th & 8th History

    7th-8th History – Greece – Week 7

    PHILOSOPHERS Day 1 – Socrates – Read Famous Men of Greece, ch. XXI (Socrates); Alexander the Great, pp. 1-21. Day 2 – Plato – Read Streams of Civilization, pp. 130-131; Alexander the Great, pp. 21-39. Define “platonic love” & “Academy.” Day 3 – Aristotle – Read Famous Men of Greece, ch. XXVII (Aristotle, Zeno, Diogenes, and Appelles); Alexander the Great, pp. 40-61. Who is the founder of the study of logic? What biological classification put Aristotle millenia ahead of his time? Day 4 – Demosthenes -Read Ten Famous Lives, ch. 4, Demosthenes, OR Famous Men of Greece, ch. XXVI (Demosthenes); Alexander the Great, pp. 62-83. RECITATION – Pericles’ Funeral Oration.…

  • First Form Latin, Year 2

    First Form Latin, Year 2 for February 28th

    This week complete workbook exercises for Lesson XXIX.  Make note of any questions you may have from the exercises, and we will go over them in class. Your quiz for this Friday will be the vocabulary from Lesson XXIX, page 74 of the textbook.  You must give the complete dictionary form of the verbs as given in the list on page 74. Pater Noster Qui es in caelis, sanctificetur Nomen Tuum (This is your bonus.) Don’t forget to bring me your (signed by parent) quiz from last week.

  • 9th-12th Biology,  No Category

    Biology

    FEBRUARY 24-28 ALL OF MODULE 8 WILL BE DUE THIS FRIDAY. WE WILL SPEND A FEW MINUTES GOING OVER A FEW CONCEPTS FROM MODULE 8. THERE WILL NOT BE A TEST FOR MODULE 8. BEGIN READING MODULE 10, PAGES 299-312; SGQ 2-9; DEFINITIONS A-G; OYO PG.305,309,310. WE WILL HAVE A QUIZ ON MODULE 10. CONTACT ME WITH ANY QUESTIONS, HAVE A BLESSED WEEK. FEBRUARY 17-21 FINISH ALL OF MODULE 8 THIS WEEK. WE WILL HAVE A QUIZ IN CLASS. I WILL PASS OUT MODULE 8 TEST IN CLASS, ALL OF MODULE 8 WILL BE DUE FEBRUARY 28. HOPE YOU HAVE A GREAT WEEK, LET ME KNOW IF YOU HAVE ANY…

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    7/8 Grade Literature

    Assignment for 2/28: Finish reading The Bronze Bow this week. Check your email for information on the assignment for this book to replace the final quiz. Complete this week’s supplemental homework to practice drawing the plot/story chart from the handout given before winter break. Start reading Julius Caesar next week if your child has time to read ahead for Acts 1 and 2 to be discussed on 3/06. I will introduce Shakespeare as an author in class on 2/28. See your email for additional information about Shakespeare. Photos of homework readings about Shakespeare will be emailed by the end of the school day Friday. Let me know if you have…

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    7th Grade Jensen’s Grammar

    Assignment for Friday 2/28: (Complete this week’s homework from lessons 48-50.) Take-home test 10 due. Read lessons 51-52 and try the homework exercises 51-52. I will text photos of graded test 9 by the end of the day 2/21. I will email test 10 by the end of the day 2/21. Check your email for further information.

  • First Form Latin, Year 2

    First Form Latin, Year 2 for February 21st

    This week we start Unit V, Lesson XXIX!  This is the last unit of First Form Latin!!! Stay the course and finish well. This week, start working on the workbook exercises for Lesson XXIX.  For the quiz memorize, the second conjugation, present tense chart on page 74 of the textbook and the Latin saying. You should recognize the second verb in the saying (Insert smile here!) Also, on your quiz will be the first conjugation, present tense chart from Lesson I on page 10.  With every new part of second conjugation we learn, we will be reviewing its first conjugation counterpart.  And remember, noli deficere! Nomen______________________________ Datum______________________ First Form Latin, Year…