8 TH GRADE INDEPENDENT STUDY. March 10, 2009 Work Due March 17, 2009. HOUSEKEEPING. SCHEDULE,etc Study Hall Review of Probation Math Thursday
March 10, 2009
Work Due March 17, 2009
Review of Probation
All students getting less than a C will be REQUIRED to come Thursday afternoons at 1:00 starting March 19 until you receive an A/B/C on a math test or average a C or better on your Math Grade
Attendance Forms Signed!!
Grades For Trimester 2 going out Tomorrow
Grade this week’s work
Slave Dancer Report
Reviewing what we learned:
Apply what we learned:
Build an airplane
Participate in contest
Write 1 pg. analysis
_____Ch. 13 Review Q’s Pg. 285-286
_____Defy Gravity questions Pg. 283
_____Airplane Project www.infouse.com
Study for Ch. 13 Test
Check last week’s-22
This week’s sentences…23
Prove you have Mastered:
Flyer (Microsoft Publ.)
Characters: Jessie/Martin Luther King Jr.
Compare Contrast parag. 8-12 sentences
Specific incidents cited
Compare Contrast Bubble Map
YOU ARE ON!!!
25 min. to work on essay
“The Tears of Autumn”
Setting’s effect on mood/tone
Sent to camp
Poor quality clothes/shoes
Less food as time went on
Pick 1: (1 parag./1 pic
Battle of Shiloh
Fall of New Orleans
Battle of Antietam
Battle of Gettysburg
Siege at Vicksburg
1 Page Summary of Battle: (25 pts.)
Picture depicting Civil War Battle
Map of area of this battle
I will analyze the key events of the Civil War
I will describe critical events of the war, such as major battles
Why did Lincoln wait?
January 1, 1863
Freed all slaves in South
Did NOT effect that many slaves
Most slaves too far from Union troops
Why not in the North??
Not an act of war…. A civil right…
1. List 2 Abolitionist newspapers
2. How did they decide if Texas would be a slave or free state?
3. What were Stephen Douglas and Lincolns view on slavery in their debates?
4. What was the MAIN goal of Lincolns administration?
5. Where were factories located in the 1800’s?
Verb Tense-Pg. 213
Greek for “soul” (English version-mind)
Psychology-study of the “soul” or “mind”