2.7: January 17-20

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, "Life's most persistent and urgent question is: 'What are you doing for others?'"

Martin Luther King, Jr.
Born January 15, 1929, Atlanta, Georgia
Died April 4, 1968, Memphis, Tennessee

Volunteer Opportunities:
Volunteer page
Important Dates:
1.18: Two hour late opening
1.19: Variety Show at Winterhaven, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
2.3: Teacher Planning Day, No School
2.15: Two hour late opening
2.20: Presidents’ Day, No School

This week in…
Humanities
Small Group Presentations
Group One: Why did the founders believe that people needed a government?
Group Two: What is a Republican government?
Group Three: What is a Constitutional government?
Group Four: What ideas did the founders use in the Declaration of Independence?
Group Five: What were the first state governments like?
Group Six: What was the first national government like?
Group Seven: How was the Philadelphia  Convention organized?
Group Eight: How many representatives should each state have in congress?
Science
Permaculture garden guild groups assigned
Green Team work time
Math
Covering and Surrounding
2.1: Building Storm Shelters- constant area, changing perimeter
2.2: Stretching the Perimeter- perimeters and irregular shapes
2.3: Fencing in Spaces- constant perimeter, changing area
2.4: Adding tiles to Pentominos- Increasing area and perimeter
Math Reflections

日本語
カタカナ:Writing the countries of the world
ひらがな:Reading  and acting out Japanese dialogues (no English!)