March highlights women, and there is no better time to set aside time to talk about gender equity, women’s rights, and Civil Rights than this month. Take a moment to read about The Makers which highlight amazing women from the past and present. Blog about something interesting that you learned. Every entry will get you a chance to win a prize.
BANNED BOOKS CONTEST
There are two contests going on during banned books week.
1. Monday, The first student who emails Ms. Gillis (firstname.lastname@example.org) with 5 reasons that books are banned will win a Bojangles gift card.
2. Students will respond to this blog by writing a paragraph explaining how the 1831 ACT passed by NC is similar to the reasoning behind Banning Books.