3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of September 17

Thursday Sept. 20 – Civil War – Reconstruction Notes Quiz

Friday Sept. 21st – Touchstone 2 (study guide:  New Republic Touchstone Study Guide-1bna82f )

9/17:  Monday

  1. WU9
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Civil War
  4. Finish vocab – due today
    1. vocab 1&2:  IWI vocab 1&2-1501gwt
  5. Glory – will have questions with it
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9/18:  Tuesday

  1. WU10
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Reconstruction
  4. Glory

9/19:  Wednesday

  1. WU check 2
  2. Notes:  End of Reconstruction
  3. People Chart1

9/20:  Thursday

  1. 10 min review time / Q&A
  2. Civil War – Reconstruction NOTES Quiz
  3. New Notes Packet:  Industry, West, Immigration
  4. Notes:
  5. People Chart1 – turn in by

9/21:  Friday

  1. Notes:
  2. Touchstone #2 (in the lab)
  3. Notes:
  4. People Chart 2

2nd Hour – Mrs. Johnson – Week of September 17

Monday, September 17 – Students will be able to identify areas of weakness in Unit 2 to help them prepare for the test on Wednesday.


Students will work independently on a review packet

Answer key will be posted in the last 15 minutes of class for students to check their work

Students will circle answers that they got wrong

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Tuesday, September 18 – Students will be able to correct misconceptions or misunderstandings about Unit 2 topics.


Students will check their answers to Reviews 1 and 2

Teacher will demonstrate the problems from reviews 1 and 2 during whole class instruction.

Students will start on review 3.  The answer key will be posted on the blog.  Students who are still missing questions should attend the Wednesday morning review session.

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Wednesday, September 19 – Students will be able to demonstrate a minimum of 75% accuracy on unit 2 topics.


Unit 2 test

Unit 2 notebook check

Thursday, September 20 – Students will be able to identify why they made mistakes on the unit 2 assessment and will be able to do similar problems correctly.


Get back and go over all test questions

Receive and work on Review #4

Answers will be posted in the classroom and on the blog for students to check their work.

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Friday, September 21 – Students will be able to demonstrate a minimum of 80% mastery on the unit 2 Re-test.


Unit 2 re-test

Students will start the cumulative review of all topics covered in the course so far.

3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of September 10


9/10 Monday

  1. WU7
  2. discuss
  3. notes:  Manifest Destiny
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  4. New Republic – Reconstruction Preview Test
  5. America Story of Us

9/11 Tuesday

  1. WU8
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Heading towards Division
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  4. Maps:  Compromise 1850 / Kansas – Nebraska Act / Secession

9/12 Wednesday

  1. Notes:  War Breaks Out
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  2. Review Day
    1. go over preview test answers
    2. go over people chart
    3. go over study guide

9/13 Thursday

  1. 15 min Q&A
  2. New Republic – Reconstruction Test
    1. test will cover up to the start of the Civil War – due to time constraint we will have a notes quiz on Tuesday 9/18 over Civil War and Reconstruction (about 25 or so questions) – 9/19 if time becomes a factor
  3. Industry / West / Imperialism Vocab 1

9/14 Friday

  1. WU9
  2. discuss
  3. notes:  Civil War
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  4. Vocab 2

2nd Hour – Mrs. Johnson – Week of September 10

Monday, September 10 – Students will be able to determine if two triangles are congruent using postulates and theorems.


Notes on triangles congruence

Practice congruence

Notes on postulates

Practice identifying congruent triangles using the postulates

Homework using congruence postulates.

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The following video will provide additional support.


Tuesday, September 11 – Students will be able to determine if two triangles are congruent using congruence postulates.


inform students about USA test prep assignment

PowerPoint notes on triangle congruence postulates.

Practice work

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Wednesday, September 12 – Students will be able to prove if two triangles are congruent using the triangle congruence postulates.


Continued practice on using the triangle congruence postulates

Introduction to proofs

Scrambled proofs

Practice proofs

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Thursday, September 13 – Students will be able to formally prove that two triangles are congruent.


Continued proofs practice

-students will be paired up and given proofs to work.

– team that completes the most proofs accurately will earn bonus points on the next test (1st, 2nd, & 3rd place groups)

Skills check on proofs.

Friday, September 14 – Students will be able to find the centroid of a triangle by constructing the medians of the triangle.


Students will continue practice with writing proofs about congruent triangles and parallelograms.

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3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of September

important dates

Vocab Quiz 9/6 – QUIZLET

Unit Test 9/13

Touchstone 9/21

New Republic Outline packet & study guide

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9/3:  Monday

NO SCHOOL – Labor Day

9/4:  Tuesday

  1. WU4
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  War of 1812
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  4. Jefferson Cartoon
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  5. Finish People Chart

9/5:  Wednesday

  1. WU5
  2. discuss
  3. notes:  Industry and Transporation
  4. Visual Vocab:  Due today (check off) keep to study for quiz tomorrow
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9/6:  Thursday

  1. 10 min review
  2. Vocab Quiz:  New Republic – Reconstruction
  3. Notes:  The Jackson Years

9/7:  Friday

  1. WU6
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Religion and Reform

2nd Hour – Mrs. Johnson – Week of September 3

Monday, September 3 – Labor Day – No School

Tuesday, September 4 – Students will be able to explain in a proof how two triangles are similar.


Check and go over homework.

extra practice on similar triangles

peanut butter a jelly sandwich directions writing assignment

written explanations of how two triangles are similar

practice proving two triangles are similar

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Wednesday, September 5 – Students will be able to prove that two triangles are similar using similarity postulates.


Homework check

Introduction to proofs

Writing a proof that shows two triangles are similar Practice

Thursday, September 6 – Students will be able to construct a dilation of similar triangles.


Check homework

Students will be guided through a construction process to dilate a triangle with a scale factor of 2.

Friday, September 7 – Students will be able to demonstrate a minimum of 70% mastery of similar triangles.  Students will be introduced to triangles that are congruent.


Quiz on identifying similar triangles, proving triangles similar, and constructing a set of similar triangles.

This assessment will be a highlighter helper assessment meaning that students will have one opportunity to have the teacher highlight correct answers that have already been provided.

Introduction to congruent triangles in the last 30 minutes of class.

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3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of August 27

Important Dates:

Constitution Note Quiz:  8/28

Colonization – Constitution Touchstone:  8/31

Monday 8/27

  1. WU2
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Constitution
  4. Vocab 1 – new Republic – Recon
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Tuesday 8/28

  1. Notes Quiz:  Constitution
  2. Notes:  Foreign Policy
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  3. Vocab 2 – New Republic – Recon

Wednesday 8/29 – Early Release Day

  1. WU3
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Jeffersonian Democracy
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  4. Jefferson Cartoon
    1. jefferson cartoon-v71138

Thursday 8/30

  1. WU4
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Finish Jeffersonian Democracy
  4. Louisiana Purchase map activity

Friday 8/31

  1. WU5
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  War of 1812
    1. War of 1812-1a8xeva
  4. Touchstone:  Colonization – Constitution
  5. people chart (in the lab)

2nd Hour – Mrs. Johnson – Week of August 27

Monday, August 27 – Students will be able to determine relationships between angles created by parallel lines and transversals.


Warm up on interior and exterior angles

Check and go over homework

Notes on transversals and parallel lines

Practice with transversals and parallel lines

Here is a link to a video that demonstrates problems using parallel lines and transversal. It might help with the take home quiz.   https://youtu.be/rHL_sviMLG8


Tuesday, August 28– Students will be able to define a midsegment and use it’s properties to solve problems.


Notes on Midsegment Theorem

Midsegment theorem task

Practice midsegment theorem problems

The following video can supplement the classroom instruction: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7V7r31WdyCA




Wednesday, August 29 – Students will be able to use properties of proportionality to solve problems.  Students will be able to demonstrate current knowledge of angle relationships in triangle and with parallel lines and a transversal.


Quiz on Angle Relationships

Start using proportions to solve for missing information review.


The following video can be used to supplement the in-class lesson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7V7r31WdyCA

Early Release



Thursday, August 30 – Students will be able to solve for missing side lengths of triangles using properties of similar figures.


Check homework on proportions

Notes on similar triangles

Practice solving for missing lengths using similarity

The following video can be used to preview the lesson for today by watching it a head of time or to review the lesson if watched after.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JVC5frp9Pkc




Friday, August 31 – Students will be able to dilate a given image bay a given scale factor.  Students will be able to identify the center of dilation if given the pre-image and image on a coordinate grid.


Skills check on midsegment theorem and triangle inequality (did not get to it on Wednesday)

Notes on dilations.

Construct a dilation of a triangle.

Dilations practice.

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3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of August 21


TEST is Thursday (23rd) – QUIZLET

Touchstone is the 31st (rebound opportunity)

if we do not have time for Constitution on this test we will have a separate Quiz for that information.  Date is TBA.

Monday 8/20

  1. WU10
  2. discuss
  3. notes:  Finish Revolution
  4. Preview Test
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    2. answer sheet:  100answersheet-2nhjqx6

Tuesday 8/21

  1. WU check
  2. notes:  Forming a New Nation
  3. actv:  America Story of Us:  Westward

Wednesday 8/22 – Review Day

  1. Notes:  Finish Forming a New Nation / Washington’s new govt.
  2. go over people chart
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  3. go over preview test answers
  4. go over study guide

Thursday 8/23

  1. Q&A time (usually 15 minutes)
  2. Colonization – Constitution Test
  3. New Republic – Reconstruction Vocab1

Friday 8/24

  1. WU1 (wu check #2):
  2. discuss
  3. notes:
  4. New Republic – Reconstruction Vocab 2

2nd Hour – Mrs. Johnson – Week of August 20

Monday, August 20 – Students will be able to identify areas where improvement can be made on the transformation test.


Return and go over graded tests.

Remediate areas of weakness.

Work study guide

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Tuesday, August 21 – Students will be able to increase their original test score by a minimum of 10 %.

Agenda: Students will re-take Transformation Test

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Wednesday, August 22 – Students will be able to identify parts of figures found in geometry.


Triangles task

This will be an introductory task for triangle properties.  This will not need to be made up if missed.


Thursday, August 23– Students will be able to demonstrate their current knowledge of geometry concepts.


Prerequisite skills assessment

Definitions of common vocabulary using classroom geometry books

practice on naming line segments, angles, lines…

Practice acute, right, and obtuse angles


Friday, August 24 – Students will be able to determine the measure of missing angles in triangles and exterior angles of triangles.


Review vocabulary/ chapter 1 review

Discuss finding a missing angle in a triangle

Practice finding angles

Exterior angles task

Discuss exterior angle relationships with interior angles

Practice finding exterior angles.

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