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posted Sep 25, 2013, 10:47 AM by Nicholas Philliou

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posted Aug 22, 2013, 2:39 PM by Nicholas Philliou

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posted Feb 11, 2013, 7:26 AM by Nicholas Philliou

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posted Jan 24, 2013, 7:44 AM by Nicholas Philliou

WordMasters Study Guides on Drive

posted Jan 9, 2013, 10:30 AM by Nicholas Philliou

Please finish by for tomorrow. Name it like this - NickPWordMasters2.

Stories due Wednesday:)

posted Jan 7, 2013, 10:03 AM by Nicholas Philliou

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Friendly Reminders

posted Dec 6, 2012, 7:27 AM by Nicholas Philliou

Hi Everybody,
Tomorrow is the Word Master Analogy test. Prepare and do your best.
Next Week your Fiction stories are due on Tuesday the 11th and Exhibition night is Thursday.
For Exhibition you will present two writing pieces from Humanities - one poem and one prose.

Word Masters:)

posted Dec 5, 2012, 8:19 AM by Nicholas Philliou

Tomorrow we will have a practice Word master test for definitions. Friday we will take the actual analogy tests.
If you haven't done Word Art make sure you do and please show it to me before you hang it up.

Yoga Story Rubric

posted Nov 7, 2012, 7:11 AM by Nicholas Philliou

Please check it out!

Humanities – Seventh Grade – Mr. Nick Philliou

Yoga Story Rubric



Near flawless execution of the standard


A full execution of the standard with some room to improve


Approaching the standard

Not Passing

Below the standard

Ethical Principle – Their original story is clearly related to an Ethical principle.   Ethic(s) may be chosen from Yoga philosophy or from other traditions or disciplines.





Beautiful Work – Story is clearly organized and easy to follow.  Neat, polished, pretty (no sloppy stuff).





Physical Element— The unique Yoga story is engaging to a reader as well as to a participant.





Key – There is a key containing a minimum of five Yoga poses.





Leaders, Warlords, and Dictators

posted Nov 5, 2012, 7:20 AM by Nicholas Philliou

With your group please research one of the following people and write a brief biography; make sure to include Who, What, When Where, and Why. Please explain whether you would consider them a Leader, a Warlord, or a Dictator; explain what the difference is. Please define International Criminal Court somewhere in your article. Make sure to cite all research sources at the bottom. Be prepared to present your work in a news article format, including a headline, by this Wednesday.    

    • Idi Amin
    • Adolf Hitler
    • Saddam Hussein
    • Kim Jong-il
    • Omar Al-Bashir
    • Robert Mugabe
    • Bashar al-Assad
    • Hosni Mubarak
    • Charles Taylor
    • Mobutu Sese Seko

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