April 18th Agenda

Everyone who was here for last week’s exam, please check your email as I emailed comments back to you and recommendations. Today in class we will discuss “Our Migrant Children” and you will complete it for homework.

  • 4.25.16- Timed Test
  • 5.2.16- Review and Conference
  • 5.9.16- Final Exams



  1. Please review your graded exams from last week’s class. Focus your studies on what I listed in your comments of your exams. Exams were emailed to you.
  2. It is important that you read the “EDUCATION” section of the newspaper regularly to keep up-to-date on issues in education. This will also help you with writing your essays. Please read the following articles and take notes. If you come across any words you don’t understand, look them up or use context clues to figure them out!
    1. http://www.marketplace.org/2016/02/17/education/silicon-valleys-economic-divide-starts-preschool
    2. http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/10/nyregion/legislators-seek-to-promote-diversity-at-specialized-schools.html?rref=collection%2Fsectioncollection%2Feducation&action=click&contentCollection=education&region=stream&module=stream_unit&version=latest&contentPlacement=35&pgtype=sectionfront
    3. http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/02/nyregion/92-new-york-city-high-schools-to-give-no-fee-sat-on-wednesday.html?rref=collection%2Fsectioncollection%2Feducation&action=click&contentCollection=education&region=stream&module=stream_unit&version=latest&contentPlacement=77&pgtype=sectionfront