• Tuesday, April 14th

    Happy Tuesday, everyone! I hope you had a fantastic long weekend and a happy holiday, whether it was Easter or Passover! Get ready for a great week ahead!

    Announcements:

    • Today's Check-in is in FlipGrid. Follow the steps below.

                         1. Watch today's announcements by Click Here.

                         2. Go to Flip Grid with this link.

                         3. Post a compliment to the announcement team (Marley, Zach, Lola, and Mikayla = anchors; Brendan W. and Cedar = tech crew).

                         4. Share something you did over the weekend/holiday :) 

                         5. If you have trouble or would rather not video, email me instead.

    • Remember to check ALL of your teachers' websites before starting in on your work for the day!
    • Your special for today is QUEST. Go to Mr. Controy's website for your assignment. Lin kis in "Distance Learning Resources" and then "Other Teacher Websites".

    RELA: (Reading and Writing)

    • Task #1: Among the Hidden
      • Essential Question: What is plot? How do significant events in a story create the plot?
      • Objective: Listen to/Read chapters 1-2 of Among the Hidden. Respond to questions about significant events and plot.
      • Time: About 60 minutes
        • Go to One Note - Content Library - 4/14/20 Ch. 1-2.
        • Read the summary of the book.
        • Watch the PowerPoint. Listen to the book and follow along on the screen.
        • Answer the reflection questions (there are 2) on a separate page in YOUR One Note.
    • Task #2: Listen to the next chapter of Posted.
      • Click here to listen to me read the first part of the chapter called, "The Bet". No response for today :) Just listen and enjoy!
      • If you missed any of the chapters before this, go to the page under "DL Resources" that says "Links for Readings of Posted". All previous chapters are there for you to listen to. They are in order, so start with the first one and go from there.
    • Task #3: Read Independently for 30 minutes.
    • Note About Writing: We will pick up with your argument essay next week.

    PRE-ALGEBRA: No work for today. Check back tomorrow.

    SCIENCE:

    • Essential Questions: What are the stages of the Water Cycle? Why is water a limited resource?
    • Time: About 40 minutes
    • Today's Assignment:
      • Log into our Science TEAMS page. 
      • Watch the PowerPoint. To find it, follow these steps:
        • The PowerPoint you'll need is in TEAMS under the FILES tab - 
          • Click "Files" - It's at the top, to the left of "assignments".
          • Click on the PowerPoint for today - Lesson 2: The Water Cycle
        • As you "watch" the PowerPoint, make sure you are in slideshow mode and to hit the "speaker" picture so you hear my voice :)
      • Lastly, complete today's assignment. It's in the "assignments" part of TEAMS. Complete and submit in TEAMS.