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James Diamond sat slumped in his hotel chair, dead. His dangling hand clutched a pen. A suicide note lay on the floor at his feet. "I don't understand it!" exclaimed Sid Shady to Shadow. "Jim was in a great mood, not two hours ago. He just won over $100,000 at the Black Jack tables. Why would he come back to his room and kill himself?" Shadow noted how slack the body was and then saw the cause: an open bottle of cyanide on the floor. Cyanide kills instantly and causes the muscles to go limp. Shadow noted that the room had not been disturbed, and the money Jim had won was scattered on the bed. The suicide note appeared to be written by James Diamond. When the autopsy confirmed cyanide as the cause of death, Shadow ordered the arrest of Sid Shady. Why?
9th Grade Earth Space Science:
Unit Essential Question: What are three ways energy is transferred in the atmosphere?
Unit Essential Question: What causes the movement of air?
Unit Essential Question: How are temperature, pressure, and density related?
Key Learning Statement: The composition, structure, and properties of Earth’s atmosphere form the basis of Earth’s weather and climate
Agenda: New Unit Astronomy!
Textbook Reading: Ch 27: The Sun Earth Moon System
HS Intensive English
Video: The Haiku
Teaching notes: Basho and the Haiku
Writing prompt 3: Writing a poem.
10th Grade Biology 1
Homework: Khan Academy lesson questions and practice- Due Thursday and Friday 2/15-16
Biology Ch 8 Cellular transport- Due Monday Feb 12th.
Textbook Reading: Biology Ch 8 Cell Transport
No storms pose a risk to the US currently
Check out the Global currents map!
Science Current Events:
Apps and Programs to Help You be Successful:
Video Links/ Other Resources over this topic
Federal Government Will No Longer Protect Migrating Birds Setting the Stage for Extinction.
This is what Going Extinct looks like (Right Whales)
This is what going Extinct looks like (Polar Bears)
Polar Bears Face Extinction Sooner Than Thought.
Federal Government Ignores Science in Favor of "Fake Facts"
Archaeologists Use Lasers to Discover Thousands of Hidden Mayan Structures