Complete Part 2 of your Review Sheet for Integer Test.
There is a unit test on integers this Tuesday.
Read pages 128-133. Answer questions 1,2, and 5 on page 133 in your notebook. Write as many sentences as you need to answer each question.
Please add the following words to your science dictionary if you have not done so already.
1. relative dating: putting layers of rock in order (oldest to youngest or youngest to oldest) without figuring out the exact age in years
2. strata: layers of rock
3. stratigraphy: the study of layers of rocks (allowing you to figure out the relative age of rocks)
4. absolute age: the exact age of something (in years)
5. principle of superposition: the oldest layers of rock are on the bottom and the rocks get younger as you work your way up
Read "Another Reason Why I Don't Keep a Gun in the House," by Billy Collins in the poetry packet. Underline five unfamiliar words, find their meanings, and write them in your notebook.
Use your class notes, textbook (skim pages 73-87), and information from the internet to identify challenges faced by colonists in North America. List 10 specific challenges in your notebook. Identify the source for each challenge.
You may begin the body sections of your essay plan if you are ready.