Monday, April 28, 2014

Plastic Bags

It can be argued that plastic bags are convenient or cruel.  Perhaps they are both.  What do you think:
Should we ban plastic bags? 
Provide three detailed reasons for your opinion, and two reasons that someone might disagree with you.

Monday, March 31, 2014

Beginning Country Studies

What is your country?

List three interesting facts about your country.

What are you most excited to learn about your country?

Monday, February 24, 2014

Biography Resources

Today you will complete four mini-biographies about famous African Americans.  Be sure to include the following information:
  • when and where they were born
  • when they died (if applicable)
  • 3-5 accomplishments or important facts
Here are some resources you can use to find information about your famous people:
  • Fact Monster - type the name of your person in the white Search box
  • - use the search bar in the top right corner
  • KidsClick - use the yellow Keyword Search box