What is the definition of area?
Area is the number of squares of a certain size that it takes to cover a given surface.
What is a verb?
A verb is word that expresses action or a state of being.
Name 3 categories of galaxies.
Irregular, Elliptical, Spiral
Tell me about the Phoenician Civilization.
The Phoenicians were a seafaring people who are remembered for their purple dye and their written alphabet.
Kumon Math- daily drill
Saxon 76- Lessons 31-34
Keys to Decimals Book 2 pp.24-26
The Adventures of Penrose the Mathematical Cat pp.8-11
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SL LA 2 adv week 3 copywork and activity sheet
The Whipping Boy (reader, completed)
|Phoenician Information Map|
Lessons 5: What are galaxies?
We also looked at galaxies on pp.56-57 of DK’s Children’s Night Sky Atlas
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Lesson 6: What is the solar system?
When I read through the GSA Lesson 6 minibook, we added dwarf planet to the vocabulary list. When Ceres and Pluto were mentioned, I noted that along with Eris they had been classified as dwarf planets in 2006.
|Duncan's on top. Mei's on bottom. First page of a 10 page project.|
Astronomy 101 DVD
(without Mei) The Universe: 7 Wonders of the Solar System on the History Channel last night.
Song School Latin week 3
Barron’s Spanish Every Day
Second half of chapter 1 with index cards vocabulary. This casual approach is nice, I plan to cover a chapter in 2 weeks and then review it in the third week.
(without Mei) The Complete Book of Spanish Grades 1-3 pp.5-24 We picked this up just for fun last weekend at Sam’s.
Yep, I still feel like we are getting nowhere.
This week Duncan drew a candle.
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