Eighth Grade Day 67

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Today’s Assignments: Day 67

Today in History/Social Studies, you will learn about the California Gold Rush.

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Reading/Literature 8
Read and Log
Read for 30 minutes. Record in your Reading Log.

  1. Pick out a reading book
  2. Reading Log
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Language Arts 8
Argumentative Essay

Use a word processor to write an argument about an event from what you read in Reading/Literature today. Introduce the topic, state your claims, use the Research Center to find information from credible sources to support your claims, and a concluding statement that supports your argument. Maintain a formal writing style.

  1. Research Center

Spelling Vocab: Look up each spelling word in the dictionary and write its definition using the Digital Worksheet.

  1. Digital Worksheet
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Math 8
Expressions and Equations

Follow along with the video to learn more on how to solve equations with two variables.

  1. Grid Paper
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History/Social Studies 8
Americans in the NE, South, and West from 1800 to 1850

Take notes while reading about the California Gold Rush. Use the Research Center to investigate further.

  1. Legends of America: CA Gold Rush
  2. Britannica: California Gold Rush
  3. History: Gold Rush of 1849
  4. PBS: California Gold Rush
  5. The Gold Rush
  6. Research Center
  7. Lined Paper
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Science 8
Chemistry of Living Systems

Take notes while watching the video and reading about the Carbon. Use the Research Center to learn more.

  1. Carbon
  2. Britannica: Carbon Chemical Element
  3. Carbon Overview
  4. Carbon
  5. Research Center
  6. Lined Paper
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Visual and Performing Arts 8
Art

How to draw a snow covered tree.
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Physical Education 8
Calisthenics
Do the following exercises and record them in your P.E. Log. First stretch. Then do a minimum of 20 jumping jacks, 5 lunges on each leg, 10 sit ups, and 10 push ups.

  1. P.E. Log
  2. Calisthenics
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This Weeks Spelling Words
distort
aggravate
decanter
malevolent
affiliate
benign
abhor
contrast
deception
prelude
aggressive
terrain
affirmative
contrary
announcement



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