3.9: April 9-12

Donate a Plant, Wood Chips, or Mulch Sign-up Page
Volunteer sign-up page
Important Dates:
4.09: MAC ATTACK Sponsor sheets due
4.11:
Field Trip- Arlene Schnitzer Hall, Portland Youth Philharmonic Concert, 9:15- 11:45
4.12: MAC Attack
4.17: Spring Musical “Ring Out the Bells of Freedom” 7:00 p.m.
4.18: Late Start, 10:45 start time
4.20: Earth Day Celebration: Plastic Quilt Project displayed, Auditorium Times TBA
4.25: Write Night, 5:30-7:30
This week in…
Black Soldier FlyMath
5.1: Clipping Coupons
Students find what percent of a number is of another in the context of buying an item when they have a coupon for a percent off, or a dollar amount off, the original cost.
5.2: How Much Can We Spend?
Explores strategies for finding how much of the amount of money you can spend on food and still be able to pay the tax and tip on your dinner. 

Science
Green Team Systems Thinking Poster projects:

  1. Aquaponics 
  2. Vermicomposting
  3. Place Making
  4. Locavore
  5. Waste Reduction
  6. Water Catchment and Conservation
  7. Permaculture Garden
Reading

  • Chapter 8: A World to Come
  • Chapter 9: The Scarlet Deluge
  • Chapter 10: Disperse Ye Rebels
Writing
Revisions on Write Night pieces with peer input and continued work on google.docs
Japanese
Listening and Speaking
  • Lesson 1, Units 1 & 2
  • Lesson 2, Unit 1
Writing and Reading
  • Translation practice, Japanese to Romaji, to English