Classwork: Today we had our last presentation about the Miracle on Ice. I introduced the BCB assignment and provided you work time for about 20 min.
Homework: Bush/Clinton/Bush Assignment
Classwork: Today we finished our presentations.
Homework: None! Enjoy the extended weekend.
Classwork: Today we continued our 80 and 90 presentation.
Classwork: Today we continued with our 80/90 presentations.
Classwork: Today we continued with our 80/90 presentations. Shorter periods due to testing.
Classwork: Today we started our 80/90s presentations. Shorter class periods due to testing.
Classwork: Today was your last in class work day for the presentations. You should have used class time to start practicing your presentation.
Homework: 80/90 Presentation
1. Richard & Eric - Michael Jordan
2. Jeremy - Iraq War
3. Calvin - Bo Jackson
4. Nick - Madonna
5. Waheeda - LA Riots
6. Sara - Harry Potter
7. Nilasha & Annika - Thriller
8. Jayne & Heidi - Patient Zero
9. Jack & Susie - Nintendo
10. Hannah & Emma - Mobile Phone
11. Evan & Lucas - Nickelodeon
12. Alex - Gangsta Rap
13. Kyle - Miracle on Ice
14. Daniel - 1994 World Cup
Classwork: We had a whole class board talk about the significance and impact of music on different aspects of society. Any remaining tmie was used to work on 80/90 presentations.
Classwork: Today we had small group discussions about the lyrics you brought to class.
Homework: None! Continue working on 80/90 presentation
Classwork: Today we watched, listened and took notes about music videos from the 80s and 90s. These notes will be used for a board talk tomorrow.
Homework: Pick one song from the 80s and one song from the 90s that best exemplifies that decade, print and bring lyrics to class. Add 2 verses to Billy Joel's, We Didn't Start the Fire. Music Hw
Classwork: Today was a work day for the 80/90s project.
Classwork: Today was a work period for the 80/90s project. I also passed back the Junior Projects
Classwork: Today we reviewed the economic and social policies of Ronald Reagan. The second half of class was used to work on the 80/90 project
Classwork: Today I introduced the 80/90s Presentation Project. We discussed what good presentations should look and sound like. You also had a little bit of time to start brainstorming for your presentation.
Classwork: Today we continued with our mini debates about Reagan's social policy.
Classwork: Today Mrs. Parsons was gone for National Board Testing. Mr. Berner had you discuss the difference between Liberals and Conservatives. You had mini debates about issues from the 1980s under the Reagan Administration.
Homework: Read 55.4 in the textbook
Classwork: Today we took the 1970s and Nixon unit exam.
Homework: Please read 55.1,55.2 & 55.3 in the textbook for class on Monday,
Classwork: Today we made kahoots and played them in class for test review.
Homework: Study for Unit Test
Classwork: I today I collected your 70s brochures. We read an article about the Environmental Protection Agency and discussed its importance in our society. We also played with play-doh and modeling clay to make a representation of environmentalism.
Homework: Study for test on Friday
Classwork: Today we finished watching the Watergate documentary and had a class discussion about its impact on Nixon's Presidency and how we view Presidents in our society.
Homework: Watergate Viewing Guide due tomorrow.
Wednesday 2/27: WWII Socratic Seminar
Semester 2 Final
Civil Rights -1960s
JFk - LBJ
Semester 1 - Finals
Turn of the Century
Colonial America/New Nation