• Graded Journal Entries
    Marking Period 1
    There are the graded journal entries for marking period 1.  Be sure you have all of them!
    "Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm." - Winston Churchill
    Explain why it is important to keep moving forward after successive failures.
    "Believe you can and you're halfway there" - Theodore Roosevelt
    Do you think believing in yourself is important?  Explain why or why not.  
    After looking at all the documents about Jim Crow laws and how they restricted African Americans, which one do you think effected people the most?  Explain why you think so. 
    *Reread Ch. 12*
    Mr. Pendanski seems to care about the boys.  He tries to have them think about their future.  However, he actually ends up insulting them and making them feel bad about themselves.  Explain how he makes them feel bad about themselves & draw a conclusion about what type of person Mr. Pendanski is. 
    "Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance." - Samuel Johnson
    What does perseverance meant o you?  Do you believe perseverance is important in our society today?  Explain why or why not.