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Assignments Due February 10 - 16

Wednesday, February 10:

1. Test #1 Review Sheet due

Thursday, February 11:

1. Study for full period test in class.

Tuesday, February 16:

1. Written Response #1 revisions due in class. 22 more words


Test #1 Review Sheet

Everything that we have read or discussed since the beginning of the semester is fair game on this test.  This review sheet is fairly comprehensive, but is meant as a guide for your studying.   391 more words


The casket industry traces its roots back to ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia, where wood, cloth and paper were used to make sarcophagus-style burial boxes. Coffins, or funeral caskets, are containers in which the dead are buried.

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"Life is over for me"

Bereaved mother Sybil Campbell was grateful for a letter of sympathy from her late husband Lord George Campbell’s nephew Ralph Glyn.

Feb 5
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News From The Front: The Grim Reality Of War

BLOG: Signs of Modern Astronomy Seen in Ancient Babylon

The New York Times reports that archaeologists have found evidence for sophisticated astronomical calculations in ancient Mesopotamia, calculations generally attributed to Europeans some 1500 years later. 231 more words

Common Core

Shamanism, Bringing This World from Darkness into Light

For a long time, I struggled to fit into two worlds, my birth country of Iraq and my home, America. The process made me feel like a yo-yo, and oftentimes, like I was living a double life. 487 more words


Sixth Devons -Leaving Lahore for Active Service

The following article taken from the North Devon Herald includes another letter from one of the Priscott twins who were serving in the 1/6th Devonshire Regiment. 899 more words