Ratification Speeches

In order to show a deeper understanding of the Constitutional Convention issues, Mr. Shilhanek’s eighth graders presented ratification speeches. Each student as his/her delegate wrote and performed a persuasive speech to convince his/her constituents to ratify or not to ratify this publication called The Constitution….

8th LASS

Hello eighth grade parents, After a wonderfully eventful Constitutional Convention, our delegates have been hard at work writing, revising, and preparing to give their Ratification Speeches tomorrow. Each student will try to persuade the constituents of their state to ratify or not to ratify this…

7th LASS

Hello everyone, I need to provide a quick update. Students have worked extremely hard on our Ancient Civilizations’ projects and will present them today. Each group is exploring an element of what makes a civilization (agriculture/trade, large structures, government, religion, specialization of labor and a…

6th Grade

Hello everyone, I just wanted to provide a quick update. The sixth graders have finished Huck Finnand are now embarking on a project associated with the novel. Students are either going to become story tellers, create a visual plot chart, or explore the journey down…