Monthly Archives: February 2011

Memoirs of Paul Revere

Tonight, as I sit in my rocking chair by the fire, I glance out at the full moon. The trees surrounding my house cast eerie shadows through the windows. It is May 22, 1817 and I am 82 years old. … Continue reading

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Math Communicative, Distributive, and Associative Properties

Commutative Property: Steps: 1. Notice the numbers in the equation (Only for problems with 3 or more numbers) 2. Rearrange the numbers to make it easier to solve (Only in parenthesis if there are parenthesis). 3. Solve the equation. Example … Continue reading

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Ransom of Red Chief News Article

Summit Star March 2, 1890 Dorset Kidnapping Leads to Backwards Ransom By Manya S. Goldstein At 8:32 PM, last Tuesday, Johnny Dorset, son of well known townsman, Ebenezer Dorset, was reported missing from his home in Summit. The next day, … Continue reading

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