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“Passage to Freedom”. Vocabulary Ms. Hicks & Mrs. Muir. Do Now…November 25, 2013. Journal Entry: We were introduced to our unit on “Fairness” on Friday. We discussed what is fairness, is being fair always equal, and is fairness always just.

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Passage to freedom

“Passage to Freedom”

Vocabulary

Ms. Hicks & Mrs. Muir


Do now november 25 2013

Do Now…November 25, 2013

  • Journal Entry: We were introduced to our unit on “Fairness” on Friday. We discussed what is fairness, is being fair always equal, and is fairness always just.

    • In your journal, write about an experience you encountered where you felt the act of fairness was not equal or just.

      Homework: Simple Solutions pages , practice book page .

      *Book report on “A Kind of Grade,” page 456 – make sure rubric is attached.

      *Research on JFK is due on 12/5/2013 – make sure you have rubric attached.

      Check Homework Blog for daily classwork, Homework, Reports and Notifications


Purpose why

Purpose: Why?

  • Purpose: We will figure out meaning of words using context clues (tricks). We have learned different tricks how to figure out the meanings of unfamiliar words.

  • Why: If you use these skills in your everyday reading, the more your vocabulary will grow (gargantuan, huge).

    • Having a gigantic vocabulary will allow you to…


Self assessment in your journal entry

Self Assessment in your journal entry

  • Did I challenge myself?

  • What did you understand?

  • Can I apply the skills I learned in this lesson?

  • Did you do your best? Why? Why not?

  • Reminder: Journals will be collected week of December 2, 2013


Visas

visas

  • The families heard from others that visas, are an official written permission to travel through another country.

  • documents that disapprove travel to a specific country

  • documents that give people consent to travel to a specific country

  • documents that give people consent to travel to a specific country


Superiors

superiors

  • A person who bullies may behave in this intimidating way in order to get attention or to make them feel superiorto others.

  • those who have a low status; feel inferior to others

  • those who have higher rank and more authority

  • those who have higher rank and more authority


Refugees

refugees

  • The refugee, with his family, fled from the war and left his home country behind.

  • people who flee their homes in order to escape harm

  • immigrant seeks citizenship in another country

  • people who flee their homes in order to escape harm


G overnment

government

  • Agovernment is a body that makes and enforces laws The United States has a powerful government.

  • the body or organization that manages a nation

  • an assembly of rebels that create an opposition on a nation

  • the body or organization that manages a nation


Diplomat

diplomat

  • Diplomats are selected to deal with challenges across that cross the United State’s boundaries that affect us, such as terrorism and make peace.

  • one who is appointed to represent his or her government in its relations with other governments

  • one who is appointed to represent and antagonize relations with other governments

  • one who is appointed to represent his or her government in its relations with other governments


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