HOMEWORK (DUE ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2): READ P. 272-278; BE READY FOR A QUIZ OVER THE CAUSES OF THE REVOLUTION AS WELL AS THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR.
Thursday, September 20 and Friday, September 21
Periods 1 and 2: Thursday: see Pptx. Friday:(1) Review (2) Declaration of Independence (Original)(3) “Join or Die.” (4) Create your own Revolutionary War political cartoon.
Periods 3-5: Thursday: see Pptx. Friday: (1) Review (2) The Declaration of Independence Simplified (3) “Join or Die.”
Wednesday, September 19
Today we went over last night’s homework, including three review videos, discussion, and review questions. HOMEWORK: READ P. 256-267
September 19 – Today’s PowerPoint for those who were absent
Tuesday, September 18
PERIODS 3-5: We’re in the computer lab today working on this Webquest about the French and Indian War. You have a graphic organizer to complete. No homework; tomorrow we’ll be discussing p. 240-253.
PERIODS 1-2: We’re in the computer lab today researching the French and Indian War. You have a Critical Thinking T-Chart to complete. You must complete the T-chart in its entirety. You may not take this home; what you do in class is what I’ll grade.
- DO NOT USE THE WEBQUEST. YOU MUST USE THE RESEARCH RESOURCES ON MY BLOG, OR ANYTHING FROM DESTINY. NO GOOGLING. NO WIKIPEDIA.
- You will have 40 minutes for this activity.
- When finished, you will on to the RAFT activity (I will explain).
Are you bored? Is this too easy for you? As always, COME SEE ME!!! I have plenty of alternative activities for you, or you may suggest one to me. It just needs to fit with our current standards.
Monday, September 17 – Constitution Day!!
Station #1 (iPads): What political party are you?
Station #2: Read p. 52-59 in textbook; answer questions p. 58 (if finished, read through p. 66)
Station #3: Design a small poster or write a short reflection: Why is the Constitution so important? How does it impact your life?
EXENSIONS (if you finish early) – (1) Read the Federalist Papers (2) Read Georgia’s Ratification of the US Constitution (below)
HOMEWORK: READ P. 240-253!!!!!