You will have another workday for your "I Am" poem tomorrow, so make sure you have a completed rough draft when you get to class! The final draft needs to be submitted tomorrow night by 11:45 if you are doing the whole thing digitally; if you are hand-drawing the background, you can turn it in at the beginning of class on Thursday. The rubric and template are attached below.
Today you watched Mulan as an introduction to the Asia unit we are beginning this week. We will finish your "I Am" poems in class tomorrow and Wednesday, so make sure you have your rough draft ready.
Don't forget to wear blue tomorrow for Rare Disease Day to support our friend Jared!
Use the link below to play Kahoot to review for tomorrow's mini-test! You should also look back at the blog entries for the past week for other resources I've posted.
Today you took a quick quiz over government types, and most of you did great! We reviewed the types of economies so that you were ready for your "Economic Systems Detective" homework. Remember that it is due tomorrow, and it will be graded for accuracy! I've attached the homework page as well as the economics flashcard notes you took during our Middle East unit.
You will have a mini-test (1/2 a test grade) next Wednesday, February 15th. I gave you an optional study guide in class. It is attached below along with various documents to help you with it. Take advantage of the study guide and the resources on the blog!
*Please go to the "3rd and 4th Blog" tab for the attachments!!! :)
Today you finished your government charts using CIA World Factbook. When you finished that, you worked on your government games activities and/or played Quizizz to review government types and governments of Africa.
The Quizizz directions are below Feel free to use it tonight to review for tomorrow's quick quiz!
1. Open https://join.quizizz.com in your browser
2. Enter the 6-digit game code 448703, and click "Proceed"
3. Now enter your name and click "Join Game!"
4. You will get an avatar, and then see a "Start Game" button. Click it to begin!
Today you worked in the lab on a government chart comparing Kenya and South Africa. For more detailed info--or if you were absent!--visit our class Edmodo page.
International Night is TONIGHT from 6-8pm. Come ready to grab a passport and experience culture, foods, artifacts and more from around the world! There is no cost to attend, but there will be bottled water & soda available for $1 along with a few extra International Night shirts for $12. Some teachers will even be offering extra credit for attendance! The LMMS Book Fair will also be tonight.
Presenters should arrive at 5:30 for check-in & set up.
Please contact Ms. Dawson or Senora Downs if you have questions.