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Unit 4, Stories of My Past How would your life be different if you were born in our country 50 years ago? 100 years ago? 200 years? What challenges and obstacles did your grandparents and family have to overcome in their lives?  How do the stories and struggles of our …

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How Is Social Media Changing Our World?

Social media and digital technology has dramatically reshaped our world. By the age of 18, for example, the average teenager alive today will have seen over 10 million advertisements, which is several times more ads than your parents’ generation (Merchants of Cool, PBS).  How has this technology changed the way …

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Day of Mysteries Job Application

Steps for Choosing your Final Project   Next week, you and a small group of partners will create a short presentation and will help lead the class through solving your mystery! After you’ve presented your mystery, you will then participate by solving the other 5 mysteries that some of your …

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Update: Investigative Reports and Final Projects

Investigative Reports and Final Projects   Within the next three weeks, students will have completed a 3-5 page investigative report, created a final project, and presented on our day of mysteries. Wow, that’s a lot work! Read on to learn how we’re going to accomplish all of this… Project Introduction …

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