Classwork: Today we quickly reviewed the expectations of a graded discussion. The major of class was used to have a graded discussion about the impact and importance of the Civil War.
Classwork: I collected your Civil War Battle chart and scavenger hunt. I went over the graded discussion that will happen tomorrow. The rest of class was used as time to prepare for the graded discussion tomorrow.
"Address of a Convention of Negroes"
Modern History Source Book
PBS - The Civil War
Library of Congress
Homework: Complete the Graded Discussion prep work.
Classwork: Today we continued working on the scavenger hunt and battle note sheet. Both assignments are due tomorrow.
Homework: Civil War Battle Chart & Civil War Scavenger Hunt
Classwork: Today we started class with a gallery walk of the different abolitionist profiles. We also took notes on the causes of the Civil War
Classwork: Today I introduced the Abolitionist Social Media Profile assignment - any remaining class time was used to work on this assignment.
Homework: Abolitionist Profiles are due on Monday - we will be doing a gallery walk
Classwork: Today I went over the expectations of a graded discussion. We did a practice discussion at our table groups using the 4 slavery readings.
Today all 10th and 11th graders to the PSAT - we did not meet for class today
Classwork: Today we talked about what we already knew about the Civil War and looked at pictures and graphics to introduce the unit. We took notes on OPCVL as a form of document analysis. The rest of class was used to work on the Slavery Reading Packet.
Homework: Slavery Reading packet due on Thursday. PSAT Tomorrow
No school today, see you tomorrow
Classwork: Today we watched an episode from Ken Burns documentary The West
Homework: Snap Chat story due on Tuesday 10/9
Classwork: Today we shared our constitutional Crisis posters. We discussed the concept of Manifest Destiny and its connection to early Westward Expansion. You created a snapchat story for the changes in America during the 1800s.
Classwork: Today we spent class in the library working on the Constitutional Crisis project. Today should mostly be designing your poster board - these are due tomorrow.
Homework: Constitutional Crisis Poster due tomorrow
Classwork: Today I introduced the Constitutional Crisis Project. We spent the class period in the library working on this group project.
Homework: Work on Constitutional Crisis - bring all necessary materials for class tomorrow.
Classwork: Today we created wedding toasts for presidents of the early 1800s
Classwork: Today we took a quiz on the Articles of Confederation, Constitution and Bill of Rights. Any remaining time was used to work on your Bill of Rights Case Study
Homework: Bill of Rights case study due on Monday
Classwork: Today we reviewed the Bill of Rights and looked at different court cases that were influenced by the amendments to the Constitution.
Bill of Rights Case Study (Part II is optional)
Homework: Quiz tomorrow
Classwork: Today we discussed the emergence of Political Parties and discussed different ways to interpret the Constitution.
Classwork: Today we spent the first part of class finishing our debate/discussion from yesterday. The rest of class was a work time for the following assignments:
Revolutionary War Battle Chart (Due Monday)
Options Paragraph (Due Monday 11:59pm turnitin.com)
Homework: Rev War Battle Chart
Classwork: Today we took the US Map Quiz. Any remaining time was used to finish reading your option article.
Homework: Option Critical Read
Classwork: Today we took notes on the causes of the Revolutionary War. Individually you were assigned an option article to critically read.
Homework: Map Quiz Tomorrow. Option document critical read for Thursday
Classwork: Today we finished our 13 colony chart and discusses the importance of the different regions. We reviewed Common Sense and the Declaration of Independence and create a visual poster of the revolutionary ideas of colonial individuals
Thursday 10/18: Civil War Battle Chart
Semester 2 Final
Civil Rights -1960s
JFk - LBJ
Semester 1 - Finals
Turn of the Century
Colonial America/New Nation