Welcome to Mrs. Britt’s Classroom!

drosebritt@sainthelenaschool.org

                                                                  


HISTORY IS THE KEY TO OUR FUTURE

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7B ZENTANGLE PUMPKINS

 

 

Patriot Day – September 11

Patriot Day on September 11 honors the memory of over 3,000 innocent victims who died in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

U.S. Constitution Day -September 17

Constitution Day commemorates the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution by thirty-nine brave men, our Founding Fathers, on September 17, 1787.

U.S. Marine Corps – November 10

Happy Birthday to the U.S. Marine Corps, which was founded at Tun Tavern in Philadelphia on November 10, 1775.  Semper Fi!

Veterans’ Day – November 11

November 11, 1918 – Armistice Day – World War I

Thank You to all the Veterans who have served!

Memorial Day – Decoration Day – May 30

Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for honoring and mourning the military personnel who have died in the performance of their military duties while serving in the United States Armed Forces.  The First Official Memorial Day occurred on May 30, 1868 in Arlington National Cemetery to commemorate those who died in the American Civil War.  Let us always remember all who have died in the service of the United States of America.

Ronald Reagan Memorial Day Tribute https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=arSiv9PRo04

“Hymn to the Fallen” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Omd9_FJnerY

U.S. Army – Flag Day – June 14

On June 14, 1775 the Second Continental Congress formed the Continental Army under General George Washington’s command to unite the thirteen colonies in their fight against Great Britain.  June 14 is also Flag Day, which commemorates the date in 1777 when the United States approved the design for its first national flag.  

Independence Day – July 4

On July 4, 1776, the Second Continental Congress unanimously adopted the Declaration of Independence, announcing the colonies’ separation from Great Britain.

Mrs. Britt’s Social Studies Links

American Revolution
U.S. Constitution
War of 1812
American Civil War
Spanish-American War
World War I
World War II – BBC
World War II – History Place
Korean War

The History Place
American History – Presidents Time Line

Mrs. Britt’s Science Links

Astronomy
Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Earth Science for Kids
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Energy Sources for Kids
Glencoe Life Science Textbook

 

Homework Assignments – Wednesday, October 20, 2021 

Social Studies 8D and 8R – See Google Classroom   

Google Classroom  8D – krttjsf   8R – gcbazke

-Finish reading Ch. 1:4, Daily Life in the War, textbook pp. 60-67, and complete Key Terms from the reading (add to the definitions).  Read, highlight, and answer questions on workbook pp. 33-35.

HMH Textbook Site – https://www.hmhco.com/ui/login/?connection=00933524

American Civil War Battlefield Trust – https://www.battlefields.org/

Discovery Education – https://www.discoveryeducation.com/

PBS Media Learning – https://whyy.pbslearningmedia.org/

 

Social Studies 7B and 7S – See Google Classroom

Google Classroom 7B – k3lgobf  7S – y2x2yda

-Read textbook pp. 41-45 on Europeans Reach the Americas and copy Slide #13 and #15 into the front of your copybook outline.

-Study Ch. 2:1 Europeans Set Sail and Ch. 2:2 Europeans Reach the Americas for next test.

HMH Textbook Site – https://www.hmhco.com/ui/login/?connection=00933524

American Revolutionary War Battlefield Trust – https://www.battlefields.org/

Discovery Education – https://www.discoveryeducation.com/  

PBS Media Learning – https://whyy.pbslearningmedia.org/

 

Life Science 7B and 7S – See Google Classroom       

Google Classroom 7B – jvis4mo   7S – 2yaopog

-No Homework

Workbook Site – https://www.savvasrealize.com/community/home

Discovery Education – https://www.discoveryeducation.com/

PBS Media Learning – https://whyy.pbslearningmedia.org/

 

Homeroom Notes

Congratulations to 7B Student Council Representatives:  Jude Humay and Denis Collins.

-Please remember your contributions of wipes, tissues, paper towels.   Thank you.

My e-mail address is drosebritt@sainthelenaschool.org, not dbritt.