HOMEWORK (scroll down)

  • Halstead / Conetta's Social Studies Homework

    For Friday (May 11) - Finish Great Depression Letter or Picture (do both for extra credit) 

    Edgeland Academy 8th Grade
  • Halstead / Conetta's Social Studies Homework

    Finish Stock Market Graph (Graph the PRICE PER SHARE columns for all 4 companies) and write 5 questions on back of the graph that can only be answered by looking at the graph.

    Edgeland Academy 8th Grade
  • Halstead / Conetta's Social Studies Homework

    1920s Radio Show

    Project Update #1 and Group Work  Period: Friday 4/13

    Project update #2 and Group Work Period: Friday 4/20

    Project Due Date: Thursday 4/26

    Edgeland Academy 8th Grade
  • Halstead / Conetta's Social Studies Homework

    World War I Task Rotation Packet Due Thursday 3/29

    Title Page with Title : World War I 1914 - 1918 & a Picture (Drawn or Printed)

    Task 1: Graphic Organizer of European Causes of WWI & Causes of U.S. Enterinng WWI

    Task 2 : Trench Warfare Drawing (Picture Drawn, Labeled and Colored)

    Task 3: Timeline of WWI Events (Events Labeled on Timeline Graphic Organizer and 3 sentence summary of each event either on the back of the timeline or on a separate sheet of paper but NOT ON THE TIMELINE)

    Task 4: Maps (Label Countries on Maps, Draw the Key and Color the Maps According to the Key)

    Task 5: Worksheets and Puzzles (Word Search & Crossword Puzzle)

    Edgeland Academy 8th Grade
  • Halstead / Conetta's Social Studies Homework

    For Tuesday 3/20 - Gilded Age / Progressive Era Review Packet Due!

    Edgeland Academy 8th Grade
  • Halstead / Conetta's Social Studies Homework

    For Monday Feb. 12 - Complete Boomtown or Ghost Town picture (depending on what you were assigned) on white computer paper COLORED IN.  Extra Credit:  Do both a Boomtown AND Ghost Town picture and receive 50 points extra credit.

    Edgeland Academy 8th Grade
  • Halstead / Conetta's Social Studies Homework

    For Wednesday 2/7 - 5 questions about the Western United States Map completed in class that can be answered only by looking at the map (ex. In which state is Promontory Point?).  The questions should be written on the back of the map.

    Edgeland Academy 8th Grade
  • Halstead / Conetta's Social Studies Homework

    2nd Quarter Project - Immigration Postcards (2)

    Postcard #1 - Writing postcard from assigned European or Asian country to family members in America telling them you will be joining them in America

    Postcard #2 - Writing postcard from assigned American city to family members in European or Asian country telling them about life in America

    Project Update #1 - Friday January 5

    Project Update #2 - Friday January 12

    Project Due Date - Friday January 19

    Edgeland Academy 8th Grade
  • Halstead / Conetta's Social Studies Homework

    For Friday 12/15 - Finish Reconstruction DBQ Essay (TYPED)

    Edgeland Academy 8th Grade
  • Halstead / Conetta's Social Studies Homework

    For Friday 12/1 - Read textbook pages 564-571 and answer questions 1, 2, 3 on page 571. 

    Edgeland Academy 8th Grade

ABOUT THE EDGELAND ACADEMY

  

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world"

Nelson Mandela

 The name Edgeland derives from the area of Midland Avenue and Grace Church Street in Port Chester that is located on the “edge” of Port Chester close to the border of Rye by where Home Depot now resides.  The esteemed Faculty of the Edgeland Academy are extremely energetic and set high expectations for their students all while delivering instruction that is engaging and  fun.  

  

ANNOUNCEMENTS

PLEASE HELP ELIMINATE HUNGER IN PORT CHESTER

THE ONE WORLD CLUB IS HAVING A FOOD DRIVE FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER.  PLEASE CONSIDER DONATING:  CANNED FRUITS AND VEGETABLES, RICE, PASTA, CEREAL,  COOKING OIL, BLACK BEANS, AND TUNA FISH.

ALL DONATIONS CAN BE BROUGHT TO MRS. IANTORNO'S CLASSROOM.