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Ancient Greece notes 10/20/17

The Ancient Greece City-States

ANCIENT GREECE WAS A COLLECTION OF INDEPENDENT CITY-STATES. MOST OF THE CITY-STATES BORDERED THE AEGEAN SEA IMPORTANT FACTS ABOUT THE CITY-STATES:

Language- Greek Religion- worshiped Greek gods Each city-state had its own distinctive form of government

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Class notes for 9/27-9/29

NON-FICTION TEXT STRUCTURES

Non-fiction text structure is how information in a passage is organized.

1) Cause and Effect- an action and its results are explained

2). Compare and Contrast-tells how two things are similar and different.

 

 

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World Desert Project- October 2nd

The students have started working on a World Desert project in class.  This project is two-fold. One part is a 5 paragraph essay on the desert they chose to research. The second part is the shoebox desert. The students have

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Class notes for 9/18/17

Patagonia Desert

●Cattle and sheep ●Short grasses and shrubs ●Surface of the land is made up of gravel, rock, basalt * Located in Argentina

*Located in the Southern Hemisphere

 

Basalt- a dark or black rock that looks like glass

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Class notes for 9/14/17

North Amercian Deserts

Fault line- a crack in Earth’s outer crust along which movement takes place.

MOJAVE DESERT

●Located in California (southwestern US) ●Death Valley is the most famous region of this desert ●Death Valley used to be a busy

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