ADC-Michigan fights for Fair Housing The ADC-Michigan is investigating allegations where condominium owners were harassed & threatened with bodily harm for housing Arab exchange high school students in their homes. After the arrival of the students to Grand Rapids, one member of the condominium association began harassing the condo owners for providing housing to “uncivilized terrorists”. The story has many other disturbing facts. ADC-Michigan will file a federal civil rights complaint.
Math Avenues is a series of problems that address area, perimeter, and volume in standards from grade three to seven. Each extended activity is aligned with the current WA State Mathematics Standards. An overview, teacher materials, student materials, and aligned assessments are provided.
In this pet store math activity, students learn about adding decimals as well as area and perimeter by designing an aquarium and collaborating with their peers to create an entire pet store wall of aquariums! - Check out my post at We Are Teachers!
The truth about the "Great Depression": Capitalism and free markets did not cause it, the government and the private bank known as the Federal Reserve did. Neither FDR's New Deal or WWII ended the "Great Depression", severe cuts in taxes and government spending did.