Homework Guidelines

Homework Guidelines-World History

1. Homework assignments may change. Please check the blog regularly and update planners as necessary.

2. Current Events assignments are due every other Friday, as noted.

3. Homework should be completed the day assigned and is due the next class unless otherwise noted.

4. Students should spend no more than 60 minutes per class on their World History homework. If it is taking longer they should stop after one hour and see me for homework help. Exceptions: Preparing for Mid-Term & Final Exams.

5. The students need to take primary responsibility for their work. They should determine the quality of their work. If the work is not acceptable, the teacher will explain that to them and improvement will be expected.

Monday, October 16, 2017

World History Homework For The Week of 10/16

Please record the homework in your planner, as listed for your class below.  Write the assignment in the space for the date it is assigned.  Homework will always be due the following class unless otherwise noted.


Your World History homework for the week of 10/16 is as follows:

Period 8
Tuesday-Complete any remaining work in your Geograqphy Booklet.  
Thursday-Work on Connecting With Past Learnings Presentation.
No Current Events Due

Email me with any questions.
Thank you,
M. Ellithorpe

Assignments/Resources:


Connecting With Past Learnings Project-with revised due dates


Source: Barry Lawerence Rudderman Rare Maps

Sustainability and the Environment Homework-Week of 10/16

Hello,
Please record your homework, as listed for your class below, in your planner.  Write the assignment in the space for the date it is assigned.  Homework will always be due the following class unless otherwise noted.

Your Sustainability and the Environment homework for the week of 10/16 is as follows:

Period 2

Wednesday/Friday-Read your assigned chapter in Silent Spring.  Work with your group to develop a presentation on your chapter.

Your presentation should include:
  • The basic topic of the chapter and the highlights of how it is developed buy the author.
  • The degree to which the topic of the chapter applies in today's world.  How is it similiar and/or different?  Use actual examples.
  • A visual supporting your presentation
Assignments/Resources

Silent Spring, online

Silent Spring Presentation Assignment

PFL Homework-Week of 10/16

Hello,
Please record your homework, as listed for your class below, in your planner.  Write the assignment in the space for the date it is assigned.  Homework will always be due the following class unless otherwise noted.

Your Personal Financial Literacy homework for the week of 10/16 is as follows:

Periods 1, 3 & 7
Monday-Do Background reading for your Stock Research Project.
              
Wednesday-Make a list of 6 companies you may want to buy stock in.  For each company, state 2-3
                    bulleted  reasons it would be a good investment.  The criteria for your reasons should
                    reflect what you read in the Motley Fool Articles.  This is due Friday for a quiz grade.

Friday-Do Background reading for your Stock Research Project and continue to read about
            particular stocks.

Period 6
Tuesday-Do Background reading for your Stock Research Project.

Friday-Make a list of 6 companies you may want to buy stock in.  For each company, state 2-3
            bulleted  reasons it would be a good investment.  The criteria for your reasons should
            reflect what you read in the Motley Fool Articles.

                                                                        
Assignments/Resources

Economics/Personal Finance-First and Second Marking Period Syllabus

Stock Research Project

Stock Research Sites:





Top Financial Websites 

 

 



Tuesday, October 10, 2017

PFL Homework-Week of 10/9

Hello,
Please record your homework, as listed for your class below, in your planner.  Write the assignment in the space for the date it is assigned.  Homework will always be due the following class unless otherwise noted.

Your Personal Financial Literacy homework for the week of 10/9 is as follows:

Periods 1, 3 & 7
Tuesday/Thursday-1. Work on your Budget Paper
                               2. Work on your Budget Paper


Period 6
Wednesday/Friday-1. Work on your Budget Paper                                                                                                                   2. Work on your Budget Paper                                                                              
Assignments/Resources

Economics/Personal Finance-First and Second Marking Period Syllabus

Personal Finance Budget Project 

Stock Project

Stock Research Sites:





 

 

 



Sustainability and the Environment Homework-Week of 10/9

Hello,
Please record your homework, as listed for your class below, in your planner.  Write the assignment in the space for the date it is assigned.  Homework will always be due the following class unless otherwise noted.

Your Sustainability and the Environment homework for the week of 10/9 is as follows:

Period 2

Wednesday/Friday-Read your assigned chapter in Silent Spring.  Work with your group to develop a presentation on your chapter.

Your presentation should include:
  • The basic topic of the chapter and the highlights of how it is developed buy the author.
  • The degree to which the topic of the chapter applies in today's world.  How is it similiar and/or different?  Use actual examples.
  • A visual supporting your presentation
Assignments/Resources

Silent Spring, online

World History Homework For The Week of 10/9

Please record the homework in your planner, as listed for your class below.  Write the assignment in the space for the date it is assigned.  Homework will always be due the following class unless otherwise noted.


Your World History homework for the week of 10/9 is as follows:

Period 8
Wednesday-Complete Connecting With Past Learnings questions 50-55.  
Friday-Work on Connecting With Past Learnings Presentation.
No Current Events Due

Email me with any questions.
Thank you,
M. Ellithorpe

Assignments/Resources:



Connecting With Past Learnings Questions

Connecting With Past Learnings Project-with revised due dates


Source: Barry Lawerence Rudderman Rare Maps

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Sustainability and the Environment Homework-Week of 10/2

Hello,
Please record your homework, as listed for your class below, in your planner.  Write the assignment in the space for the date it is assigned.  Homework will always be due the following class unless otherwise noted.

Your Sustainability and the Environment homework for the week of 10/2 is as follows:

Period 2

Monday/Wednesday/Friday-Read your assigned chapter in Silent Spring.  Work with your group to develop a presentation on your chapter.

Your presentation should include:
  • The basic topic of the chapter and the highlights of how it is developed buy the author.
  • The degree to which the topic of the chapter applies in today's world.  How is it similiar and/or different?  Use actual examples.
  • A visual supporting your presentation
Assignments/Resources

Silent Spring, online