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

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