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
Classwork: Today we completed the Jamestown DBQ - this will serve as our writing pre assessment.
Classwork: Today we took notes on early colonization. As a class we completed the 13 colonies graphic organizer and discussed the different groups and regions of the original 13 colonies.
Classwork: Today we had an altered schedule to practice all of the school safety drills. I stamped your completed US Map and we took a practice quiz. Each group shared their Native American tribe posters and we took notes on these.
Classwork: Today we took notes on Native American tribes throughout the US. In groups you researched a specific region and the local tribes.
Homework: US Map due tomorrow
Classwork: Today we discussed what it means to be American and the concept of the American Dream. I passed out blank US map's and you had time to work on completed the map.
Blank US Map
Homework: US Map due on Wednesday
Classwork: Today we had shorter class periods due to Project Spartan. We worked in small groups to create a new colony.
Homework: Syllabus Signature
Classwork: Today we finished up reviewing the class syllabus. We also registered for turnitin.com, actively learn and Remind. Please find all password information on the homepage.
Homework: Syllabus Signature
Classwork: Today we reviewed the class syllabus and expectations.
Homework: Syllabus signatures
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