Touching Spirit Bear
Touching Spirit Bear by Ben Mikaelsen is a novel about a fifteen-year-old boy
named Cole Matthews, who lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Cole is a troubled boy
whose dad abuses everyday. With this anger stirring inside him, he beats up
Although most Americans today believe that racism has died out, many
African Americans have experienced incidents of social prejudice. In the novel
Monster by Walter Dean Myers, Steve Harmon, the protagonist, is convicted of
Assignment 5 Through the Tunnel
October 11, 2011
1. Jerry and his mother are slightly separated in the beginning. One quote from
the book is when Jerrys mother turns around and says There you are Jerry,
wouldnt you like to
October 13th, 2015
The Things They Carried
The Magic of Story Telling
All human beings encounter some sort of death- a family member, friend, pet,
favorite celebrity- somewhere along the lines of their lives. Eventually, t
Monster is about a boy named Steve Harmons life when he was accused of
being part of a murder and robbery. The style of the writing in the book was very
descriptive. The scenes the book mentioned made them pop-up in your head making
September 15, 2011
Earth Science- Mr. Lowe
Read pages 2-5 and answer questions 1-4
1. The science that is included in Earth Science are the geologies, geochemistry,
geophysics, geobiology, then oceanography, meteorology, and astronomy.
September 13, 2011
History= Mr. Rose
Ancient Civilization Leader
My great, great, great, great, great grandfather was one of the first leaders of
our tribe Nalgene. His name was Scafta the Great. Many people respected him
because he got many t
September 19, 2011
English- Ms. MacLachlan
Assignment #1 Owl Creek Bridge
1. This helps create suspense because the reader doesnt know who he is. Also,
the reader must be thinking that the person who is being hanged is innocent.
2. They are di
By: Rashmira Sheth
Twelve-year-old Leela is a spoiled girl who is loved by most people in her
village. This book takes place in India during the late 1800s to early 1900s when
Ghandi was trying to get independence for In
September 12, 2011
My Definition of Science
Science is everything or the study of everything. Science starts with a small
thing like an atom to a big star like Beetle juice. It is the behavior and physical
structure of any object. Sci
Emergence of Civilization Questions 3,4,5
3. The four river valleys that the worlds earliest civilizations are the Tigris,
Euphrates, Indus, and Huang He.
4. I first of all try to get all houses made of wood or something else
Can I have these bangles, exclaimed Leela. Leela was a twelve-year-old girl
who was very spoiled. Leela was born in the time where Ghandi was trying to get
freedom from England for India. In this time, India had castes that told them where
Samir was a crucial member of the original La Entrevista when he
contributed to the script, filming, and acting. His vital role in the film has transferred
to the sequel, as he will be playing not only as one main character, but as two
characters. He lend
Wilms Tumor, also known as nephroblastoma, is the most common type of kidney
cancer in children and accounts for about 6% of all childhood cancers. The tumor is generally an
embryonal malignancy of the kidney with blastemal, epithelial, and st
Investigation of a Chemical Reaction
The purpose of this lab was to investigate a chemical reaction by deciding which
materials to use. We used a spoonful of NaHCO3 (baking soda), a spoonful of CaCl2 (melting
salt), and one dropper full of ethanol (C2H50H
Lab Exercise 1a- Measurement and Error
1. We estimated that at the edges of both the 30 cm ruler and the meter stick, there
existed an uncertainty of about .01 cm on each end of the measuring instrument.
Each time we moved the measuring instrument, we had
Investigation- Diffraction and Interference
Part A: Find the wavelength of the laser light.
1. First, we measured the distance from the screen (the white paper) to the diffraction
grating using a meter stick, and recorded the value as L.
Lab Exercise- Bouncing
First, we tested if the initial height changed the percent energy lost.
We bounced a ball off the same surface at 5 different heights.
We measured the height abov
Lab Exercise 1b- Measurement and Error: Measuring a large distance
The problem of this measurement lab is to measure the area of the Shaw gym
without using a measuring tape that is the length of the gym.
To find the area, one must find two va
Freezing Point Depression
The purpose of this lab was to show the variation of the freezing point of water caused by
Our experimentation helped us to determine the number of dissolved particle per formula unit of
the solutes, as well as
1. Set the scale to zero.
2. Place a magnet on the scale, and record its mass.
3. Tape the magnet to the scale and re-zero it.
4. Tape a ruler to the scale, perpendicular such that the top of the taped magnet is
aligned with the en
Alka Seltzer and the Ideal Gas Law Lab
In this lab, we combined Alka Seltzer with water, producing carbon dioxide (CO2)gas.
We then collected the produced gas in a balloon and determined its mass. We did this by filling a
flask with water, crushing 3 Alka
Lab Exercise- The Simple Pendulum
A simple pendulum consists of a mass hanging by a string of a certain length at a
fixed pivot point. The pendulum is positioned at a certain starting angle, and then
released. The pendulum swings back and fo