12/4-5/13

US HISTORY:

WHAT CHALLENGES DID THE PILGRIMS FACE? Underline the challenges faced by the Pilgrims. Circle any adjectives and action verbs that show the POV of the pilgrims towards the challenges they faced.

“Being thus arrived in a good harbor and brought safe to land, they fell upon their knees and blessed the God of heaven, who had brought them over the vast and furious ocean, and delivered them from all the perils and miseries thereof, again to set their feet on the firm and stable earth, their proper element…  Being thus passed the vast ocean, and a sea of troubles before in their preparation, they had now no friends to welcome them, nor inns to entertain or refresh their weatherbeaten bodies, no houses or much less towns to repair to… What could not sustain them but the spirit of God and his grace?”

ANALYTICAL READING & WRITING: HOW DID THE PILGRIMS FEEL ABOUT THE CHALLENGES THEY FACED?

Select TWO quotes from the text that show challenges described with emotional words. Using these quotes, write an analytical sentence (or two) that explains how the Pilgrims felt about these challenges.

1) Introduce the example

2) Show the example

3) Explain the example

 

WORLD STUDIES:

Checked game scores for Round 2 (languages), updated journals for 3.4-3.5. Played round 3 (climate).

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