Today we are MAP testing. If you missed, we are here tomorrow, or you can come to CP next week.
Students were given a collection of articles students identified in their previous homework assignment. They were to read through it, serving as a 'research detective', and identify commonalities in the various issues that students identified in the community.
Today we made an extensive list of issues that plague the community.
Students' homework is to identify an article addressing a community issue, and email it to me.
Students read about the inspiration for Rosa Parks: Claudette Colvin.
Today we discussed youth activism and the role teens can have in changing the course of the world.
We read the Nobel peace prize speech of Malala.
We have recommenced vocabulary!
Vocab packet is due Wednesday, assessment is in three weeks!
Today we took our required semester two type two pre assessment.
Stay warm this weekend!
Students, using the questions below, wrote TWO letters for their goals this semester. One letter is addressed to me, and the other is addressed to the student's future self.
This is the seventh year Mrs. DeWitz has taught Freshman. It is her eighth year at Thornton.