January Learning



    • Develop and use a model to explain eclipses, moon phases and tides

    • Use ratios and proportions to to analyze and interpret data related to scale, properties and relationships among objects in our solar system.

    •  The Earth and our solar system are a very small part of one of many galaxies within the Universe.

    • The composition of the Earth and its atmosphere and the natural and human processes occurring within them shape the Earth’s surface and its climate.




     Social Studies

     Ancient Greece

    • How did Ancient Greece influence the world scientifically and culturally?

    • How has the Greek culture influenced the American culture?

    • Describe the structure of the following governments:  republic, democracy, anarchy, dictatorship, theocracy, monarchy

    • Identify factors ( e.g., river/costal civilizations, trade that influence the location, distribution and interrelationships of economic activities over time in different regions.

    • Identify the roles and contributions of the following individuals:  Aristotle, Sophicles, Plato, Euripides, Pericles, Homer, Alexander the Great