A New Homework Habit in the New Year!
Science: Purple Science Study Guide
- How do waves, currents, tides, and storms affect the ocean shore? pp. 44-47, all checkpoints.
- How does ocean water move? pp. 52-55, all checkpoints.
Ch 5: Rural Life Changes, pp. 216–221 (Select 3 of 5 questions from chapter's end).
Ch 5: Life in the Growing Cities, pp. 222–229 (Select 3 of 5 questions from chapter's end).
Online Textbooks and reminders about username and password patterns are at:
An excellent way to practice would be to list the words in your cursive journal and include them in a sentence.
Quia Pretest is available at:
You may take the pretest up to 7 times for practice (I would suggest 1 a day).
Test 1/15/14: arrival, beautiful,
We are beginning a new study of current events using a tool called Tween Tribune, and we will be focusing most of our composition time on student reading and response to nonfiction. The TweenTribune website provides age-appropriate news and current events for students to respond to in brief essays and summaries while exercising critical thinking skills evaluation details and an author's organization and persuasive writing methods.
Tween Tribune is not intended as homework, although students are always welcome to work on it and their Weebly website at home.
username: first name, last initial + -DFC (Durden's Flying Circus): kevind-DFC