3.7: March 11-18

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Japan Oregon Relief Fund

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Welcome Japan on the Road Program, Tuesday, March 12

SCIENCE:

  • Plant community selection for 4 X 4 garden
  • initial planting for year round garden on Friday
  • Garden Goals:
    • year round ground cover to protect soil life
    • year round seasonal yields (for us and nature)
    • attract beneficial insects, bugs and animals
    • conserve water
    • proper nitrogen to carbon ratio
    • perform soil quality experiments and measurements (both chemically and biologically)

HUMANITIES:

  • Reading
    • Johnny Tremain, chapters 9-12
  • Writing
    • Plant research paper: lead, thesis, overview
    • review guiding questions of body paragraph
    • citing sources, at least two quotations from outside sources required
    • strong ending
    • revision checklist from writing page
    • editing checklist
  • Speech
    • Loud and Clear: hook, body and strong ending for one minute speech rehearsed and on notecards

JAPANESE:

Japan on the Road, Tuesday March 12

practice for March 18 kanji test

practice ueomuite arukou for our Japanese Guests

Friday’s dialogue click here