CONNECTIONS CYCLE 1

Focus Questions

How am I connected to the world and my community?

Literature

A Long Walk to Water

Writing

Autobiography collage
5 paragraph essay-BBB/SQ Write
DBQ- Native American cultures
Native American folktale

Language Arts

Daily Grammar Practice, Daily Reading Practice, Giggles in the Middle – daily editing and GUM, Vocabulary Workshop- Sadlier-Oxford, Latin/Greek word roots study

Natural World: Guiding Questions

How are living things connected?
How are the cell’s structures connected?

Social World: Guiding Question

How are living things connected?
How are the cell’s structures connected?

Math

fundamentals, pre-algebra, algebra, advanced algebra, geometry, data analysis, measurement

Personal World and Health

Personal creativity and leadership
Friendships
Nutrition
Service learning