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Fall 2018 HSE (GED/Hiset) prep courses NCC SDCE
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9pm, Tuesday, 4 September, 12018 HE rm. 211
, SDCE, North City Campus
Instructor: Shira Destinie Jones
The teacher ... does not bid you enter the house of his wisdom, but rather leads you to the
threshold of your own mind
into your notes, and
each word (what is a
Spend two minutes imagining the future that you want to help build.
one or two sentences explaining your
si no se puede en inglés, no se preocupe; en
espan~ol también està bien, l@ ayudaré a traducir en inglés, français aussi...
). Please also write me to say
whether you would like to use online worksheets in this class. (
If you want to hear a story, write
I would like to hear a story
on your paper, as well.
Please raise your hand when done.
Tuesdays and Thursdays
you want to hear a story, then
you are a young girl living long ago, and what could
her to risk her life for others
. (Pg 9
Tales from the Arabian Nights
, D. Jo Napoli)
: Where is the
? Where was
do you think the characters made the choices they did in this story?)
Reading Comprehension: What does
s crust is divided into plates, which are always moving. The history of the
earth is called
We are living in the
Holocene epoch of geologic time
Changes made to the earth by human beings have only been visible
began 12,000 years ago.
Continue on work from your folder (on Reading/Literature/Science/Social Studies).
Stand up & Stretch!
Identifying Verbs, & Agreement
What is a verb? What does a verb show?
) Name some verbs (
Does a verb always have to be in a sentence
can you make a sentence without a
What does a verb have to agree with,
(doy das da damos dais dan...)
Show agreement with Verbs named earlier (
new volunteer board writers???
Do online Verb ID and Agreement exercise, after logging in to
Continue with Language Arts work from folders until 7:45;
Break if desired, from 7:30
Math review warm
Before taking the name Shabbaz, why was Malcom X
called X? What was the
in his name?
Eliminate 3 choices!
Ask any math questions!!!
Work on your mathematics from folders...
Stand up & stretch, think about calen
one sentence explaining what calendars you use, and why. What other
calendars do you know about?
Mathematics: Introduction to
Absolute Value of a number (x):
If you wanted to dig a hole five feet deep, and put a fence post up that would
stand five feet off of the ground (five feet high), how much wood would you need?
s draw the distance between
5 (the hole
s depth) and 5 (the height of the
in two different ways: (
How far is the bottom of the hole from the ground?
How far is the top of the fence post from the ground?
What is the total distance (to tell us how much wood to cut)?
So how much would do we need for the fence p
As an equation, that looks like
|5| = ?
So, Abs. Value of X (
is the Distance from 0 to the number represented by the variable X.
What does this have to do with calendars? What calendars have a year 0?
Do online Absolute Value
exercise, after logging in...
Filter=draft and Plato/Edmentum...)
1. Write one sentence explaining why the Holocene epoch is
at math did you start working on at 7:45?
3. What is
4. What is
Turn in Exit Slip, Dismissal
his quotation contains a metaphor; Page 56 of
by Khalil Gibran.