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STELLAR CANDIDATES IN 7B
Happy Constitution Day!
September 17, 1787
“Study history, study history. In history lies all the secrets of statecraft.”
Sir Winston Churchill
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Homework Assignments – Friday, September 17, 2020
Discovery Education – Student Username: sthelena Student Password: discovery
Social Studies 8D and 8R Google Classroom 8D – v4fwmht; 8R – d6prkfn
–Study notes, terms, worksheets, and textbook pp. 29-32 and 40-43 on Events Leading to the American Civil War for test on Tuesday or Wednesday.
-Mrs. Britt’s Historical Fiction Suggestions for Independent Reading – Grade 8 First Semester
The Civil War: “A House Divided” (American War Series) by Zachary Kent; The Last Brother Trinka H. Noble; Iron Thunder Avi; No Man’s Land Susan Bartoletti; Bull Run Paul Fleischman; Charley Skedaddle Patricia Beatty; The Journal of James Edmond Pease James Edmond Pease; Soldier’s Heart: A Novel of the Civil War Gary Paulsen; Girl in Blue Ann Rinaldi; The War Within Carol Matas; The River Between Us Richard Peck; Across Five Aprils Irene Hunt; Come Juneteenth Ann Rinaldi; Ben and the Emancipation Proclamation Pat Sherman; any historical, historical fiction, or biographical book on the American Civil War and Reconstruction (1865-1877). The American War Series has many historical choices as we move through the year.
Social Studies 7B and 7S Google Classroom 7B – 7ovsapf; 7S – 5vlppy2
–Study notes, terms, maps, and worksheets on Basic Social Studies Skills for test on Tuesday.
-Mrs. Britt’s Historical Fiction Suggestions for Independent Reading – Grade 7 First Semester
Blood on the River: Jamestown 1607 Elisa Carbone; Standing in the Light: The Captive Diary of Catherine Carey Logan; The Buffalo and the Indians Deborah H. Patent; Weetamoo: Heart of the Pocassets Patricia Clark Smith; Thunder Rolling in the Mountains Scott O’Dell’; Sweetgrass Joan Hudson; Anpao Jamake Highwater; Dear America Series; Pedro’s Journal Pam Conrad; Encounter Jane Yolen; Follow the Dream Peter Sis; The Mayflower and the Pilgrims’ New World Nathaniel Milbrick; My Brother Sam is Dead James Collier; Diary of Jacob Plumb Martin Jacob Plum Martin; Chains Laurie Anderson; Forge Laurie Anderson; Ashes Laurie Anderson; Fever 1893 Laurie Anderson; any historical, historical fiction, or biographical book on Native Americans, Age of Exploration, Colonial Life, and the American Revolution.
Life Science 7B and 7S Google Classroom 7B – f2s63yt; 7S – 3pr2eev
–Study Tools of the Lab pictures and what the tools measure for test on Wednesday.
-Study Metric Measurement worksheets and practice homework packet for test on Thursday.
–My e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
-Please e-mail me if you have any questions or problems.