May 31, 2006

HW for Wed., 5/31

Finish up any details on your tech/script for the presentation. Do any makeup work.

May 30, 2006

HW for Tue., 5/30

Get your research projects signed.

Read the next two case studies in The Vietnam War:
"The Tet Offensive," pp. 26-35 (answer #1-3, p. 36)
"The My Lai Massacre," pp. 39-48 (answer #1-3, p. 49)

May 26, 2006

HW for Fri., 5/26

1. Read in The Vietnam War, pp. 5-22. Answer #1-3, p. 23.
2. Make sure you have your "parent chat" about sex/STDs by Tuesday, May 30.

May 24, 2006

HW for Wed., 5/24

SS homework is due FRIDAY!!!! We have Life Awareness tomorrow, but a rehearsal in the afternoon instead of social studies.

DUE TOMORROW: STD Presentations

DUE FRIDAY: Read "My Home Was a Horsestall," pp. 92- in US and THEM.

Also, if you did not do MUSH, pp. 221-235 and 244-5, please do so by Friday.

May 23, 2006

HW for Tue., 5/23

Makeup: Make sure you've turned in your three copies of your research paper (see below) and checklist.

Due tomorrow: Read and ANSWER MUSH, pp. 221-235 and 244-5 (WWII).

May 19, 2006

HW for Fri, 5/19

This homework is due Tuesday!

1. Turn in final draft of research paper. Include rough draft + checklist + 1 marked final draft + 1 clean final draft.

2. Do MUSH, pp. 203-220.

May 18, 2006

HW for Thu, 5/18

Read and answer MUSH, pp. 178-185.

May 17, 2006

Homework for Wed., 5/17

Work on the final draft of your research project.

Tomorrow, bring in your rough draft with highlighting, showing that you have read all of my comments. Also, bring in the checklist to be used with the final draft (and promise that you'll use it).

The final, marked draft and another clean copy, as well as your rough draft and checklist, are due Tuesday, May 23.

May 16, 2006

Sorry about the blog this past week...Homework for Tuesday, 5/17 (due Wed.)

1. Don't forget your research paper/final draft due Tuesday, May 23. Turn in rough draft with completed checklist, along with one marked final copy and one clean final copy (for posting).

Don't forget the checklist...I made copies of them and put them in your desks.

2. Tonight: Do two immigrant written by you in your own hand, which you should bring in tomorrow. The other should be passed on to a NY voter. Make sure they include a return address. You may copy the letter provided or write your own.

3. Tonight: Also do the very difficult pages in the Essentials, pp. 129-133.

NO RE tomorrow....we will have another film, this time about "boom and bust..."

May 8, 2006

Homework for Mon., 5/8 (Due Tue.)

Rough Draft of Research Paper -- beginning to end! Include a simple cover page, all three chapters with transitions (don't forget your research question), and the corrected bibliography. Please read it over yourself and make corrections (even handwritten) before passing it in.

May 2, 2006

Homework for Tue. and Wed., 5/2 and 5/3 (Due Thu.)

Write Chapter Two (rough draft). Include all previous writing before it and use and arrow to indicate where Ch. 2 begins.

GIRLS: Study the handouts and your parts for HERvoices on May 11. Thanks so much in advance for doing this great work!

May 1, 2006

Homework for Mon., 5/1 (Due Tue.)

Work on introductions/transitions that come before you write Chapter Two. You should provide some sort of overview to your paper.