Monday, April 27, 2015

Research Report Introduction Skeleton

 The ___________ is an amazing __________ because __________________. I decided to research the ___________ because ______________. The ____________ have many interesting features that I am going to discuss in this research essay. In this essay you will learn about the _______________’s _________, _______, ___________, ________, and ____________. 

Friday, April 24, 2015

Spelling Bee Winners

Congratulations to our very own Mikhol Muralidharan for placing third in this year's annual spelling bee!

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Science Study Questions

1.             What does the Atomic # of an atom represent?
2.             What is located inside of the nucleus of an atom?
3.             What are the rings around the nucleus called?
4.             What do these “rings” carry?
5.             How many electrons fit in the first energy level? How about the second? How about the third?
6.             How is the Periodic Table organized?
7.             Who invented the Periodic Table?
8.             What charge do the following have: Protons? Neutrons? Electrons?
9.             How do you find the number of neutrons in an atom?

10.      Do a model of the Titanium Atom, like the example on the board.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Library Books!

Don't forget to bring your THREE library books on the animal of your choice for the upcoming research project!

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

My Side of the Mountain Segment 1 Questions

My Side of the Mountain Segment 1 Questions
1.  What does the author personify on the first page of the story? Give three examples of this personification. (P. 652)
2.  Reread the passage: October 15 (P. 654-655) ; Sam says his fear for winter was awoken by the Baron losing his mantle. What does he realize he must do to prepare?
3.  Describe why it took Sam three days to finish his fireplace. What are two challenges he encountered? How did he finally finish it? (P. 656-657)

4.  Why was Sam upset when he realized Frightful was gone? (P. 657)