Thursday, July 3, 2014

Could World War II Have Been Prevented?

After watching the first episode of The War on Netflix students must answer this question in a three paragraph answer.

Make sure you back up your arguments with facts from our video.  Have fun!

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Should Nurses Be Required to Get Flu Shots?

All of your answers need to be written in complete sentences!

1.  What is one thing you found interesting about this news article?

2.  Identify 2 vocabulary terms that you did not know while reading this article.  Look up the words and write their definitions here.

3.  How many chilldren have died this year nationwide from flu shots?  What percentage of health care workers does the government want immunized by the year 2020?

4.  In your opinion should people who work in the health care field have the option of getting a flu shot or should it be mandatory?

Monday, October 1, 2012

Titanic Lesson

1.  Click on the "Titanic Activity" link above.  Look through the primary source documents.  Compare and contrast the documents from Charlotte Cardeza and Yum Hee.  

Pay attention to the total worth of the items listed for both Titanic passengers, and also the kinds of items they had with them.  

2.  Click on the "Additional Information" link.  What conclusions can we draw based on the statistics on this website?

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Punishment At School

1.  Why was Taylor Santos given an in school suspension?

2.  What punishment did she agree to in place of an in school suspension?

3.  Should this form of punishment be allowed in schools?  Please explain.

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Ohio Woman Marries Father

Write a brief paragraph explaing your thought and feelings on this article.

How would something like this happen?

Incest is illegal so how did the courts not catch this mistake?

Should anyone be prosecuted?

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Why Do Students Skip School?

Read the following article and answer the questions in COMPLETE sentences.  

1.  How many students are out of school 18 or more days out of the school year?

2.  Who does this article say can have a huge impact on keeping students attending school?

3.  According to our article if you miss 10 or more days of school you're 20% less likely to what?

4.  Why do you come to school or not come to school?  What ideas do you have to help student attendance?

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Release of Navy Seal Book

Read the following article in the link below and answer the follow up questions by using COMPLETE SENTENCES..

1.  What did General Counsel Jeh Charles Johnson say the author of the book violated?

2.  The book goes into depth about what event that took place in 2011?

3.  Do you think that military employees should be allowed to divulge this type of information or does the government have the right to prevent it?