Week of August 28th, 2017

Important Dates:  Unit Test 8/31 — Essay (Founding Father’s Letter) 8/29

 

Mon: Test Corrections (see link below for study purposes) / Notes:  New Nation Foreign Policy / Preview Test

Tues:  WU / Notes:  NN Foreign Policy / Presidents Video / Constitution Packet / Review Questions

Wed:  Early Release Day / Go over People Chart / Go over Preview Test / Go over Study Guide  / Notes:  Washington’s New Govt.

Thur:  Q&A / Unit Test:  Revolution – Constitution / New Nation Vocab

Fri:  WU / Notes:  Jefferson / New Nation People Chart

 

Important Dates:  Presentations 8/30-31 (Last lab day is 8/29)

Mon:  WU / CNN-FOX News Updates

Tues: LAB day – last time before presentations

Wed:  Presentation Turn in (1/2 day).  ALL presentations are due on Coach Storey’s laptop.

Thur: Presentations / Friday if another day is needed

Fri: WU / CNN10  / Simpsons

week of 8/22/17

Important Dates:  8/25 Vocab Quiz — 8/31 Unit Test

Mon:  Eclipse Day

Tues:  finish The Patriot / Revolution – Constitution People Chart (due Wednesday)

Wed:  WU1 / notes:  Finish Revolution / Visual Vocab / Review Questions

Thur:  WU2 / notes:  Forming a Nation / America Story of Us / Review

Fri:  WU3 / notes:  Forming a New Nation Foreign Policy / Map skills / Political Cartoon

 

important dates:  Vocab Quiz 8/25 — Presentations 8/30-31

Mon:  Eclipse day

Tues:  WU9 / News Updates

Wed: WU10 / Conspiracy Theory discussion / Illuminati, Masons New World Order

Thur: WU check / Lab day

Fri: WU1 / CNN10 / Simpsons

August 14 – 18th

Important Dates:  8/17 Colonization Unit Test — 8/24 Revolution Vocab Quiz — 8/31 Revolution Unit Test

Monday:  WU / Notes:  Revolution / Preview Test / America Story of Us:  Rebels 2

Tuesday:  SLO / Notes:  Revolution / Review ?’s

Wednesday:  WU 10  / Notes:  Revolution / Review Day

Thursday:  15 min. Q&A / Unit Test Colonization / Revolution Vocab

Friday:  WU check / Notes:  Revolution / the Patriot

 

Important Dates:  8/25 Vocab Quiz — 8/30-31 Presentations

Monday:  News Update

Tuesday:  Lab   –  Violent Protests & Conspiracy – Work on Presentations

Wednesday:  WU /  Topical Discussion / Who is the Illuminati and New World Order

Thursday:  WU / Topical Discussion / Free Write:  Conspiracy Theory / Our class Poll activity

Friday:  CNN Student / Simpsons – discussion

week of August 7 – 11 / United States History and Current Issues

Important Dates:  August 11th Vocab Quiz / August 17th Unit Test

Monday 8/7

  • WU5
  • notes:  French / Indian War
  • lab:  Quakers and Puritans
  • reveiw ?’s

Tuesday 8/8

  • WU6
  • notes:  French / Indian War
  • Visual Vocab

Wednesday 8/9

  • WU7
  • notes:  Leading to Revolution
  • lab:  usatestprep
  • review ?/s

Thursday 8/10

  • WU8
  • notes:  Leading to Revolution
  • Map skills (1753-1763)
  • review ?’s

Friday 8/11

  • Review time
  • Colonization Vocab Quiz
  • Notes:  finish Leading to Revolution if needed
  • Tax Chart

power point notes for the unit

exploration

colonization

colonial-life-in-america

french-and-indian-war

american-revolution (just need the pre war info at this point)

 

Conspiracy Theory Presentation Date:  August 30th and 31st

Conspiracy Theory Rubric:  conspiracy rubric 17-2lh5gub

Monday 8/7

Lab Day (vocab and research) / Conspiracy Theory Rubric

Tuesday 8/8

Lab Day (research and activity)

Political Figures of 2017 —- 17 politicians CI-1daqium

  • open the document called “17 politicians CI”
  • save it immediately after opening so you can work on it and save as you go
  • search and find (copy and paste) a picture of that person in the appropriate column next to their name.  Be sure to resize it / minimize it to fit better in the space provided.
  • research importance / summary of that person and enter it into the space provided.
  • be sure to include party affiliation where appropriate.  Include their role in government/politics.  List any accomplishments roles etc.

Wednesday 8/9

  • WU5
  • Discussion
  • News Update / Comparison

Thursday 8/10

  • WU6
  • Discussion
  • Conspiracy Free Write
  • Random topic group breakouts

Friday 8/11

  • WU7
  • Simpsons
  • discussion
  • tba