Happy Day Everybody!!
August 24th-28th 2020
Please read the following information regarding ELA and Social Studies:
1. I hope everyone is able to access the Canvas platform. Please be sure you attempt to log into Canvas each day for both attendance and current class information. Canvas can be accessed through NC Ed Cloud on the Duplin County Schools Webpage. Student will need to enter both their username and password on NC Ed Cloud in order access Canvas. (Note: DPI is currently having issues with NC Ed. Cloud for today. Please keep trying to log in)
2. Please attempt to join Google Meet for live contact with teacher each day. There is a Google Meet Calendar handout located in your packet of information. Our first google meet will be between 10:05-10:35 for various classes. Blow is a link for the google meet calendar:
3. Please use ClassTag to contact teacher regarding any classroom questions or concerns. Parents and students can sign up by using the purple sheet located in the handout sent home Tuesday.
Social Studies Resources:
Study Island Website Program
Topics of focus:
The Interwar Years
Cold War Era
20th Century Human Rights
Interaction Between World Cultures
Human Interaction w/ the Environment
The Global Economy
Personal Fin. Decisions
Democracies and other forms of Government
Citizenship Around the World
Interaction in the First Global Age
Age of Revolution
Impact of the Industrial Revolution
Curriculum Review Videos found on You Tube for you to review at your convienience
Social Studies Resource:
This geogrpaphy based website gives the following geographical information for you to read at your convienence:
Students may continue complete the following ELA topics for blue ribbon achievement: Literary/Informational Text, Writing and Grammar
Areas of Focus
Textual Evidence in Lit.
Inference in Lit.
Summarize in Lit.
Context Clues in Lit.
Rhymes and other Repeating Sounds
Structures in Lit.
Compare and Contrast in Lit.
Textual Evidence in Info. Text
Interences in Info. Text
Summarize Info. Text
Individuals, Events, and Ideas
Context Clues in Info. Text
Meaning and Tone in Info. Text
Structure of Info. Text
Point of View and Purpose of Info. Text
Compare and Contrast Info. Text
Intro. Concluding Topics
Support and Develope Topic
Task, Purpose and Audience
Formatting, Graphics, and Multimedia
Precise Lang. and Sensory Details
Quote and Paraphrase
Subject and Verb Agreement
Adjectives and Adverbs
Commonly Confused Words
Phrases and Clauses
Mispelled and Dangling Modifiers
Punctuation and Capitalization
Parents will need to create an account (It's free) and you can selected varous reading passages based on the appropiate grade level. You can also integrate various subjects withing reading content.
For additonal resouces and information regarding student packets containing grade-level based worksheets, please refer to the BES website.