October 7


MoPop Project due 10/18


  • Answer the following questions about chapter 8 using complete paragraphs:
        1. Why does Tim tell his cousin he’d fight on the Loyalist side? Why is Tim unsure he really would?
        2. What problems do Tim and his father face on the way home?
        3. What do you think will happen between the Platt’s house and home?
  • Read chapter 9 in My Brother Sam is Dead
  • Root Quiz Wednesday
  • My Brother Sam is Dead quiz on chapters 6-10 Tuesday, October 15


  • Mark and label 5 parts of the Declaration of Independence
  • Look up five or more words from the Declaration and be ready to share definitions in class tomorrow.