Clive King is probably best well known as the author of the perennial children’s classic: ‘Stig of the Dump.’ It is a book that is still taught in classrooms today and which was certainly a favourite of mine as a child. I read and re-read it numerous times. I also watched it on television, and […]
The math-enthusiast-cum-educator deploys his hilarious, insightful stick figures to talk about his work and his blog.
Yesterday the sunshine brought us out in summer gear Yet today it’s pouring down with rain and is chill again, I fear Still – I’m really not complaining for yesterday was worth a lot as it served as a reminder of what it’s like when it is hot
Here is the link to the movie trailer of The Outsiders. Upon completion of the novel, we will be watching the theatrical version of The Outsiders.
If you are having trouble remembering how to add fractions with unlike denominators, watch this video!
If you’re having trouble remembering the formulas needed to solve for surface area, here is a video that will hopefully jog your memory! Watch the video here!
Once the students have completed and submitted their biome brochure projects, they will be assessed based upon the following criteria; here is the link that will direct you to the document containing the grading rubric for this project: Brochure Rubric.
The students are responsible for creating a brochure regarding the Temperate Deciduous Forest biome, which has been discussed in class over the past week. The following is a link to the document containing the directions for the brochure project. Biome Brochure Project – Directions.
Today in class we discussed Woodie Guthrie, an inspiration and popular music artist during the time of the Dust Bowl and Great Depression. The following is a link to his biography, which was discussed in class. Woodie Guthrie Biography Hand-Out.
Today in class, we discussed the characteristics and the importance of music during the Dust Bowl. The following is the worksheet that the students completed during our group discussion of music of the Dust Bowl. Music Listening Activity Hand-Out.