This week in Language Arts students will be finishing up their reading of Farewell to Manzanar and they will begin a research project on a person in history that has persevered through difficult or challenging times in their life to overcome diversity…They will be researching their chosen person’s historical background, what they have persevered through, and how they became successful.
This week in Social Studies, students will be learning about the French Revolution. They will be getting their information from several different venues. On Monday, their information will come from me :), on Tuesday, they will be constructing a timeline of important events during the revolution, on Wednesday, they will get their information from a Discovery Streaming video, on Thursday and Friday, they will be on a Webquest for information. Students can work on the webquest from home by clicking on the tab at the top of the Home page that reads “French Revolution.”