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Activities in Spotlight - Gifted(Archived)
Forensic Unit- Design a cover for your forensic's journal/notebook
Due Date: 1/18/2019
Subject: Gifted

We are beginning our forensic's unit the week of January 7th-11th, 2019.

Students will need a compostion notebook for this unit.  Students will create a cover that goes along with the forensic job that they chooose.

Spotlight students are to be taught about career and self-awareness, thinking, researching, communicating, and creative strategies.

ElmWood History, Symbols, Sultana, Yellow Fever
Due Date: 11/16/2018
Subject: Gifted

We will  recognize and understand different symbols used on grave markers and discuss epitaphs.

Students will research and explore the history behind several important figures buried in Elmwood.

Students will also research and discuss the history of the Civil War and the effect it had on TN and the MS Delta.

We will learn about the yellow fever epidimic and the impact it had on Memphis and the area in which we live.

We will also learn about the Sinking of the Sultana.  

Rockets - working with the high school physics classes
Due Date: 10/22/2018
Subject: Gifted

Please  send in rocket supplies ASAP!


Duct Tape - Choose one to reflect your personality.

2 Liter Bottle Washed Out

Poster Board

funnel for the nose/tip of rocket - Optional- You can construct this on your own, if you would like to.

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Field Trip to Blanchard Springs, Arkansas
Due Date: 10/19/2018
Subject: Gifted

Please read over the yellow reminder note sent home about our field trip.

Please be at the school at the correct times.

We will leave 5:35 A.M.

We should arrive back by 7:30 P.M.


If you have not joined our REMIND.  Please do so!

Text @dcmssp to 81010!


My cell number is (90) 359-7240.


Thanks so much,

K. McDaniel

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Cave Research
Due Date: 9/21/2018
Subject: Gifted

selfie- All About ME!
Due Date: 8/18/2018
Subject: Gifted