Monday, October 29, 2018

Reading Esperanza Rising in F3!


We'll be reading Pam Munoz Ryan's Esperanza Rising for the next several weeks!  Remember to take home your book each day, read a chapter and answer the questions you are given using evidence flags.  You can listen to the novel too!

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Matter: How are materials sorted and identified?

Check out your assigned property and design a poster to teach others about it.  

Define the property.

Do any of the rocks have this property? 

Is there a way to test if something has this property?

Would this property be helpful to a chef?

luster

conductivity

reflectivity

thermal conductivity

magnetic

solubility

Monday, October 1, 2018

Native Tribes of the East Coast!

You will work with a group this week to learn as much as you can about a tribe's history from researching their tribal website.
Answer the following:

Where did the tribe begin? Where are their ancestral lands located?
Where is the tribe now, in 2018?
What are interesting facts about the tribe (name at least 3)?

Here are the groups!

Carmelo, Angelina and Brandon- the Cayuga 
Jacky, Anthony, Kathy and Theresa- the Oneida 
Josie, Caitlyn, Xavier and Alessandro- the Wampanog 
Louis, Edalynn, Rui and Fisher- the Shawnee
Quinn, Sophia, Nethanel and Kamilah- the Choctow 
Simon, Susanna, Avery and Bernardo- the Seminole 
Tian, Amanda, Athan and Taylor- The Chickasaw