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- Bowerston, OH
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Students describe to a partner theater experiences they have had in their lives that were memorable, and analyze why. They study about one director's original artistic choices for staging Shakespeare by reading and discussing "Nature's a Stage, and Often a Player." They will then plan a production of a play studied in class by acting as directors and envisioning, in small groups, a new way of staging, casting, costuming, and using music to bring it alive.
Students read various Mercer Mayer books. They discuss the enhancement of family and relationships within the family. Students write a book with their peers about their relationship with a member of their family. They practice their editing skills with the writing of the books.
Students explore the use of matrices and graphing calculators to solve a complex linear programming problem. They begin by reviewing homework problems in which they relate the solvability of a system of linear equations to the invertibility of the coefficient matrix. Students use graphing calulators to solve linear systems.
Learners visit a number of sites on immigration that were created by other children. They evaluate the sorts of research students carried out to create the site, how it is structured, what sort of information and graphics are included. Learners use the research to guide them in conducting their own research and constructing a site.