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fun two player game
King Henry's StoryKing Henry's Story

[King Henry Picture]
Harrison BergeronText for Harrison Bergeron
Scientist TournamentWe are looking for:
* the scientist who has done the coolest work
* had the most amazing impact on the world
* is the most interesting
* is well presented

Scientist Voting Form -- FINAL ROUND
word work due Thurs., Jan 15Do 4 of the following worksheets created by your fellow students. Due Thurs., Jan 15.

Carter's worksheet

Christian's worksheet

Claire's worksheet

Crystal's worksheet

Elsa's Worksheet

Jesus' worksheet

Kendyl's worksheet

McKenna's worksheet

Element InformationIt's elemental

Royal Society of Chemistry
Vocabulary ChainDue Dec. 19

100 paper chain links.

Each link should have:
* A word with a Latin or Greek root
* the definitions of the root(s)
* a sentence using that word (do not write sentences like "I wonder what agoraphobia means.")

Each link should connect to the links next to it by one of the same roots. Examples include: triangle --> tricycle --> bicycle --> bisect --> dissect --> diverge --> converge, etc.
Scale of the UniverseScale of the Universe Model
Atomic Theory Song

lyrics to Atomic Theory Song
Word Work Greek/Latin Roots part 1Due Wed., Dec 10

App choices for word work

Tangled Roots: 50 words

Greek/Latin Dragon Game: Every 3 levels counts as a worksheet

Rootology: 200 current exp points

WITS Vocab: Any game where you get >$160 points or higher counts as a worksheet

on a computer: It's Greek to Me 10 points in discus or 20 points in archery count as a worksheet

science circuitsgo to this web page and download

circuit simulation
Word Work: Semi-Colons and ColonsStudents will use semi-colons and colons correctly. Word work is due Friday, Nov. 14.

Colon worksheet 1

Colon worksheet 2

Colon worksheet 3

Colons, dashes, hyphens, parentheses

Semi-colon worksheet 1

Semi-colon worksheet 2

Semi-colon worksheet 3

Semi-colons or commas
Short Story Unit: PlotFill out one of each of these worksheets (or create your own way to demonstrate that plot is a series of episodes of conflict). At least 8 are due by Nov. 21.

Plot Diagram 1

Plot Diagram 2

Plot Diagram 3

Plot Diagram 4

More short stories for YOU: Here are some short stories

Lots of stories for middle school kids
Kinetic and Potential Energy by Tom Glazer and Dottie Evans
Transition words -- word workCCSS: Use appropriate transitions to clarify relationships between ideas.
Due Oct. 30

Transition words worksheet 1

Transition words worksheet 2

Transition words worksheet 3

Transition words worksheet 4

Transition words worksheet 5

Transition words worksheet 6
Popsicle Stick CatapultsThe original youtube video:

National Geographic Pumpkin Chuckin video

The written directions for you to follow.

Pumpkin Catapult Slideshow Requirements

A brief explanation of catapult physics

Some information about catapult history
Health BrochureDue Friday, Oct 24

Health brochure:
* The health issue should be named and defined on the front page
* The audience for this issue should be define on the front page
* Artwork should include photos and at least one original drawing
* Articles should fill the brochure but each article should fit in one panel
* There should be one section for tips regarding the health issue
* The back panel needs to include at least 3 other places to get information regarding the issue (this will double as citing your references)

Math -- Performance Task UnitPerfect Pair

Once Upon a Time

Growing Staircases

Double Down

Tri Triangles

diminishing return

mesauring up

Planetary model grading systemRubric for grades
Equation MatEquation Mat
Kim Kent
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