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Writing Post 10/9/14

Today, we continued working with Cover Story, our writing curriculum. Currently, we are writing different types of poems about things that fall into the same category as our theme. My theme is Marine Sea Life, so my poems all have … Continue reading

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Field Trip 9/29/14

On Friday, we went on a field trip into Philadelphia. Once we got off the train, we started our walk to Independence Hall, where we toured two rooms. The first room we visited was the court room, where trial was … Continue reading

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Current Events 9/24/14

Today we continued our discussion about the U.S. air strikes in Syria. We talked about the specific targets of the strike which are the Khorasan terrorist group and ISIS. The article points out that this “fight” could take years and … Continue reading

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NPR broadcast and Current Events 9/23/14

This morning, we started with Current Events, and we discussed more about Syria’s battle against ISIS. We found out that over the past two days, 100,000 people fled from Syria. We also talked about a US women’s national soccer team … Continue reading

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Blog Post 9/18/14

Today we read current events articles focused on the vote in Scotland, cartoon bombing, and new expiration labels for food in the UK. ┬áIt’s interesting to see what the students pick for articles as they definitely align with their personalities … Continue reading

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