Monday, April 4, 2016

Homework Summary - Week of 4/4

Note:

Due to the NYS ELA Test this week, all homework for Grades 6-8 has been postponed.

Get plenty of rest and good luck!

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Homework Summary - Tuesday 3/22

Grade 7:
Social Studies -
Give three (3) reasons how America defeated the world's strongest power.
Describe the Treaty of Paris in your own words.

Grade 8:
Religion -
If you had been an early Christian missionary, how would you have explained your faith to the Roman government?

Monday, March 21, 2016

Homework Summary - Monday 3/21

Grade 7:
Religion -
Describe the Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick. Who gives it? What does he do?
List five effects of Anointing of the Sick.
Couldn't God have saved humanity without suffering? Why did God the Son freely suffer and die for us?

Social Studies -
What was the date the French troopships appeared in the waters off Newport, Rhode Island?
Where did Washington and the French troops trapped Cornwallis?
What was the date Cornwallis surrender?

Spelling -
You are starting a business that will do research for anyone on any subject. Exactly what services do you provide? What might you do and where might you go to get information for a client? Write a brochure to hand out to your potential clients. Try to use five spelling words.

Grade 8:
Social Studies -
Why was steel not used in manufacturing before the 1860s?
What is a philanthropist?
What did the Sherman Antitrust Act do?
Loose leaf paper only -pages 576-577, questions 1-19, write the questions