Week of August 29th, 2016

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Upcoming important dates:

  • New Nation Test Sept. 16
  • Vocab Quiz Sept. 8
  • usatestprep Sept. 9

Test have been graded and will be entered soon.

This week:

Mon:  Government model charts and handouts / Washington’s New Govt.

Tues:  Thomas Jefferson Cartoon / Louis and Clarke map / Foreign Policy

Wed:  America Story of Us / Jeffersonian Democracy / Review

Thrs:  Presidents / Jefferson cont. / Letter writing essay

Fri:  Kahoot (review) / War of 1812

 

SSUSH4 The student will identify the ideological, military, and diplomatic aspects of the American Revolution.

SSUSH5 The student will explain specific events and key ideas that brought about the adoption and implementation of the United States Constitution.

SSUSH6 The student will analyze the impact of territorial expansion and population growth and the impact of this growth in the early decades of the new nation.

Week of 8/22/16 US History

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Please note that I have moved our test date up 1 day from Thursday this week to Wednesday of this week.  Students received a study guide on Thursday (8/18).

test prep items:

Study guide / notes / battle chart / people chart / Preview Test / maps- colonies & post F/I war / political cartoons

both the study guide and the Preview Test are posted on the blog.  See the menu to the left.

 

Next Unit:  New Nation (constitution – War of 1812)

8/22:  Preview Test and review / start New Nation notes

8/23:  discuss Preview Test and Study Guide.  Test prep

8/24:  COLONIZATION – REVOLUTION UNIT TEST / New Nation Vocab.

8/25:  New Nation people chart

8/26:  Jefferson Political cartoon / Lewis and Clarke Corps of Discovery / Kahoot

 

New Nation power point notes:

Forming a New Nation

New Nation

Washington’s New Government

Jeffersonian Democracy

War of 1812

 

Standards covered this Unit:

SSUSH4 The student will identify the ideological, military, and diplomatic aspects of the American Revolution.

SSUSH5 The student will explain specific events and key ideas that brought about the adoption and implementation of the United States Constitution.

SSUSH6 The student will analyze the impact of territorial expansion and population growth and the impact of this growth in the early decades of the new nation.

Review or extra help opportunities:

Every morning (except Tuesday) 7:45-8:10

Week of 8/15/16: US History

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Important upcoming dates:  Col.-Rev. Vocab Quiz (18th) /  LAB day (19th)  /  Col.-Rev. Unit Test (25th)

Once classes are leveled synergy will be updated.  We do have some classwork/homework grades to go in.  By the 1st couple days of this week we should see grades going in.   Thank you for your patience.

8/15:  Patriot (Movie) – history vs. Hollywood /  Dec. of Independence activity

8/16:  Patriot (Movie) – history vs. Hollywood / battles of the American Revolution

8/17:  go over people chart / post Revolution US map /  review

8/18:  Lab day – usatestprep (EOC prep)

8/19:  America Story of Us / Section review / kahoot

For Unit Notes continue to scroll to last post.