Before doing so, I took a screenshot of the Wikipedia page on Islam. I will show this before presenting the article. The page is originally from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Islam
I am going to make reference to a couple of articles online relating to issues relating to Islamophobia:
this article is from 2010
Here is another story:
Some brief Reading questions will be given to assess the students' understanding of the article. For homework, I suggest re-reading the article. The Level 1 for What in the World is between Grade 5 to 7.
As for the Math investigations, some groups and individuals are almost done or done. For the responses, I have jotted some notes and observations for the students:
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Some Grade 7s getting a start on the Math homework:
The Grade 8s received the results of the second circumferences test. There were notable improvements. I have provided the opportunity for students do do Rewrites for Monday. Time was provided, in class today, to ask questions about the test.
There are some Grade 7s who also have an opportunity to complete Rewrites for a test completed, at the end of December,
Have a restful weekend, if you are not working.