There is a map quiz on the 13 colonies on Tuesday January 31st.
Social Studies - Unit 3 : Colonial Life Standards
SS4H3 - The student will explain the factors that shaped British colonial America.
a. Compare and contrast life in the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Southern colonies.
b. Describe colonial life in America as experienced by various people, including large landowners, farmers, artisans, women, indentured servants, slaves, and Native American.
SS4G2 - The student will describe how physical systems affect human systems.
c. Explain how the physical geography of the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Southern colonies helped determine economic activities practiced therein.
Science - Unit 6 : Force & Motion Standards
S4P3 - Students will demonstrate the relationship between the application of a force and the resulting change in position and motion on an object.
a. Identify simple machines and explain their uses (lever, pulley, wedge, inclined plane, screw, wheel and axle).
b. Using different size objects, observe how force affects speed and motion.
c. Explain what happens to the speed or direction of an object when a greater force than the initial one is applied.
d. Demonstrate the effect of gravitational force on the motion of an object.
1/30 - Study for map quiz
2/1 - Simple machine WS
Please let us know if you have any question!
Mr. Pham, Mrs. Alterman, Ms. Densmore, Mrs. Widis, and Ms. Zarzour
This week in history:
1/30 - Franklin D. Roosevelt the 32nd president of the United States was born in 1882.
1/31 - Jackie Robinson was born in 1919.
2/1 - Irish novelist and poet James Joyce was born in 1895.
2/3 - The first female physician in the U.S., Elizabeth Blackwell was born in 1821.
2/4 - Aviation pioneer Charles Lindbergh was born in 1902.