Mrs. Dasaro’s Homework Page

Reminders:  Thanksgiving Lunch money is due on Tuesday, November 19, 5.00.  After that cost will increase to 5.50.

Reading:  How long can he last?  Salva’s uncle Jewiir is very instrumental in having him survive his trek through the Akobo Desert in order to reach the Ethiopian refugee camp.  Answer the following questions:  1. How long can a human being survive without water?  What are the symptoms of dehydration?  How does dehydration affect the body?  Write your answers in your notebook. Test on Chapters 9 and 10 on Wednesday.  Read the chapters again. Book report project on realistic fiction book is due Friday, Nov. 22.

Science: page 99, Lesson 2.  Answer the questions.

Social Studies: Sketch an advertisement about one of the New England colonies on white sketch paper. (economy, fishing, lumber and building, etc.)

Grade 8A:  Rewrite comparison/contrast essay on the film version To Kill a Mockingbird and the book.  Make sure that your write at least five paragraphs.  Also, do a first read of chapter 4.  Be ready to discuss what you read.

Grade 8:  Book report project on realistic fiction due Thursday, Nov. 21.