Week in Review: Friday, October 5

Mathematics: Binomial theorem, probability, factorial notation, permutation, constructing regular polygons, describing ellipses, factoring, exponential growth/decay, direct variation, scatter plots, collecting data, and capture/recapture population estimates.

Language: Transition words, supporting answers with evidence from text (introduce, cite, and explain), COMMAS!, selecting research topics, Dr. Maria Montessori’s From Childhood to Adolescence seminar, introduction to Rhetoric Analysis, exercises in finding Ethos, Pathos, Logos, introduction to Gothic Literature

Occupations: Seminar and research on fertilizer, Omnivore’s Dilemma seminar, garden clean-up, cool-season vegetable planting, analysis of ingredients in processed food

Expressions: “I am” project, plant identification field guide, Land Campus Map, Community Lunch

Micro-economy: Market Day Prep (apple butter, Pink Tower buttons, honeysuckle tables), Pumpkin Hunt planning