Periods 1 and 4: US History

Monday, September 12th,
Pass out Parent Letters
Journal #1: If the US government discovered a new continent that was previously unsettled and unknown. The US governments need some of its citizens to move to the new continent and become American Colonists. As they recruit citizens, imagine that they ask you and your family to move there. Is there an amount of money that would make you and your family accept the offer? What questions and concerns would you have about moving to the new continent?
Discuss Class Procedures
Kennedy and Lincoln comparison

HW: Tear off due Friday 9/16
OBJ: Introduction to United States History

Tuesday, September 13th,
Collect Tear offs
Finish Kennedy/Lincoln Comparison
Exploration Power point

HW: Tear off due Friday 9/16
OBJ: Intro to United States History

Wednesday, September 14th,
Journal #2: Describe a time in your life where you were competitive with other people or in a competitive situation.
Collect tear offs
Exploration Power Points

HW: Tear offs due Friday 9/16
OBJ: Understanding the Age of Exploration

Thursday, September 15th,
Collect Tear Offs
Exploration Power Points

HW: Tear offs due Friday 9/16
Exploration Questions due Tuesday 9/20
OBJ: Understanding the Age of Exploration

Friday, September 16th,

Collect Tear offs
Finish Exploration Power Points
Exploration handouts (1-19)

HW: Tear offs due Monday 9/19
Exploration handouts due Tuesday 9/20
OBJ: Understanding the Age of Exploration

Monday, September 19th,
Period 1
MPR Assembly
Collect Tear offs
Test Tuesday 9/27

HW: Exploration Questions due Tuesday 9/20
OBJ: School Fund raising

Period 4
MPR Assembly
Collect Tear offs
Test Wednesday 9/28

HW: Exploration Questions due Wednesday 9/21
OBJ: School Fund raising

Tuesday, September 20th,
Period 1

Enlightenment Journal #3:
1. List 3 to 5 rights that all 8th graders should have.
2. Who could give 8th graders these new rights?
3. What could 8th graders do to get these new rights?

Collect Exploration Questions
Enlightenment Power Point

OBJ: Understanding the Enlightenment

Period 4
Finish Exploration Power Point
Groups: Work on Exploration Questions

HW: Exploration Questions due Thursday 9/22
OBJ: Understanding the Age of Enlightenment

Wednesday, September 21st,

Period 1
Finish Discussion
Enlightenment Power Point

OBJ: Understanding the Enlightenment

Period 4
Ten minutes to finish Exploration Questions
Enlightenment Discussion
Enlightenment Power Point

HW: Exploration Questions due tomorrow
OBJ: Understanding the Enlightenment

Thursday, September 22nd,
Period 1
Finish Enlightenment Power Point
Discussion

HW: Agendas and Journals due tomorrow
OBJ: Understanding the Enlightenment

Period 4

Enlightenment Power Point
Collect HW

HW: Agendas and Journals due tomorrow
OBJ: Understanding the Enlightenment

Friday, September 23rd,
Period 1
Finish Power Point
Collect HW/Agendas/Journals
Work on Enlightenment Questions 1-21
Due Wednesday 9/28

OBJ: Understanding the Enlightenment

Monday, September 26th,

Work on Enlightenment Questions (1-21)
Begin 13 Colonies Power Point

HW: Enlightenment Questions due Wednesday 9/28
OBJ: Enlightenment/13 Colonies

Period 4
Enlightenment Power Point
Collect HW/Agendas/Journals

OBJ: Understanding the Enlightenment

Tuesday, September 27th,

Period 1
Pass out Colonial Map Activity
Continue 13 Colonies Power Point

HW: Enlightenment Questions due Wed 9/28
Colonial Map Activity due Friday 9/30
OBJ: 13 Colonies 1607 to 1754

Period 4
Pass out Colonial Map Activity
20 minutes to work on Enlightenment Questions
Begin 13 Colonies Power Point

HW: Enlightenment Questions due Wed 9/28
Colonial Map Activity due Friday 9/30
OBJ: 13 Colonies 1607 to 1754

Wednesday, September 29th,

Collect HW
Work on 13 Colonies Power Point

HW: Colonial Map Activity due Friday 9/30
Obj: 13 Colonies 1607-1754

Thursday, September 29th,
0
School Closed

Friday, September 30th,

Collect Maps
Finish 13 Colonies Power Point
Work on 13 Colonies Questions

HW: Colonial Questions due Tuesday 10/4
OBJ: 13 Colonies 1607-1865

Monday, October 3rd,
Complete 13 Colonies Questions
Test on Thursday for Period 1
Test on Monday for Period 4

HW: Period 1: 13 Colonies Questions due Wednesday 10/5
period 4: 13 Colonies Questions due Friday 10/7
OBJ: 13 Colonies 1607-1754

Tuesday, October 4th,

Period 1
Pass out crosswords
Work on Colonial Questions
Test on Friday 10/7

HW: 13 Colonies Questions due Wednesday 10/5
Crosswords due Thursday 10/6
OBJ: Colonial Review
Period 4
Work on Colonial Questions
Pass out crosswords
Test Monday 10/10

HW: Colonial Questions due Thursday 10/6
Crosswords due Friday 10/7
OBJ: Colonial Review

Wednesday, October 5th,

Period 1
Check Colonial Questions
Create Index Card
Review For Test
Pass back papers

HW: Crosswords due Thursday 10/6
Study

Period 4
Colonial Questions
Work on Crossword Puzzles
Pass back papers
Test Monday 10/10

HW: Colonial Questions due tomorrow
Crosswords due Friday 10/7
Test Monday 10/10
OBJ: Colonial Review for Test

Thursday, 10/6
Period 1
Basketball Review
All work due tomorrow

HW: Study for the Test
OBJ: Review for Assessment

Period 4:
Work in groups on crosswords and questions
Test on Monday 10/10

OBJ: Review for the Assessment

Friday, 10/7
Period 1
Test #1
Plexers
Turn in all Work

HW: Finish Plexers due Monday 10/10
OBJ: Assessment

Period 4
Basketball Review
Test Monday 10/10\

HW: Study for Monday’s Test
13 Colonies Questions and Crosswords due Monday 10/10
OBJ: Review For Assessement

Monday, 10/10
Period 1
Grade Plexers
Roots Episode 2
Complete Roots questions
Pass out RSG (Reading Study Guides) workbooks

HW: RSG pages 49-50 Complete (1-5)
RSG pages 53-56 Answer all questions
Due Friday 10/14
OBJ: Slavery/Road to the Revolution

Period 4
Take Test
Turn in all work
Complete Plexers

HW: Plexers due tomorrow
OBJ: Assessment

Tuesday, 10/11
Period 1
Continue Roots video
Work on Questions

HW: same as yesterday
OBJ: Slavery and the Road to the Revolution

Period 4
Pass out RSG workbooks
Discuss colonial maps
Begin Roots video
Work on Roots questions

HW: RSG pages 49-50 (1-5)
RSG pages 53-56 Answer all questions and complete graphic organizers
Due Friday 10/4
OBJ: Slavery and The Road to the Revolution

Wednesday, 10/12
Watch Roots video
Work on Roots questions

HW: Same as yesterday
OBJ: Slavery and the Road to the Revolution

Thursday, 10/13
Watch Roots video
Work on Roots Questions

HW: same as yesterday
OBJ: Slavery and the Road to the Revolution

Friday, 10/14
Period 1
Journal #4
Finish Roots Questions
Check HW
Power Point 1754-1763

HW: RSG pages 57-64 Complete all questions and graphic organizers due Friday 10/21
OBJ: French and Indian War

Period 4
Finish Roots video
Journal #4:
1. List examples of rules that make sense and are consistently enforced (parents, teachers)
2. List rules that you agree with
3. List rules that are poorly enforced
4. Why do people follow the rules?
5. Why do some people break rules?
Check HW

HW: RSG pages 57-64
complete all questions due Friday 10/21
OBJ: French and Indian War

Monday, 10/17
Period 1
Pass out Power Points
Discuss 1754 to 1763
Read about Colonial Life

HW: RSG pages 57-64 answer all questions due Friday 10/21
OBJ: 1754 to 1763: Key Events

Period 4
Finish Roots video
Collect Roots questions
Journal #4
Check HW

HW: RSG pages 57-64 due Friday 10/21
OBJ: 1754-1763 Key Events

Tuesday, 10/18
Read about colonial life
Discuss then and now

HW: same as yesterday
OBJ: Life in the 13 colonies

Wednesday, 10/19
Power Point
Finish colonial life reading

HW: RSG pages 57-64 due Friday 10/21
OBJ: French and Indian War 1754-1763

Thursday, 10/20
Period 1
Finish Story of US Part I
Collect Facts

HW: Same as yesterday
OBJ: Causes of the American Revolution

Period 4
Read about colonial life
Discuss then and now

HW: same as yesterday
OBJ: Life in the Colonies

Friday, 10/21
Period 1
Finish Story of US Video
Keep Movie Facts until Quiz next Wed 10/26
Chapter 6 Quiz: Wed 10/26
We the People Lesson 7
Define 7 Key Terms and Complete 1-6 pg 66
Due Tuesday 10/25

OBJ: Causes of the American Revolution

Period 4
Finish Colonial Life 2
Begin Story of US video
50 to 100 Facts

Chapter 6 Quiz Friday 10/28
OBJ: Causes of the American Revolution

Monday, 10/24
Period 1

Review WTP Lesson 7
Brainpop Activity
Work on homework
Chapter 6 Quiz on Wednesday 10/26

HW: WTP lesson 7 due Tuesday 10/26
On Wed Bring RSG pgs 49-50 and 53-64
Story of US video notes
OBJ: Causes of the American Revolution

Period 4
Finish Story of US
50 to 100 Facts
Chapter 6 quiz will be on Friday 10/28

HW: We the People Lesson 7 due Wed 10/26
OBJ: Causes of American Revolution

Tuesday, 10/25
Period 1
Pass out study guides
Chapter 6 Quiz on Thursday
Brainpop Review of Causes of the Revolution

HW: WTP lesson 7, RSG pages 49-50 and 53-64, and Story of US video notes due Thursday 10/27
Chapter 6 Quiz is Thursday 10/27
OBJ: Causes of the American Revolution

Period 4
Finish Story of US video
Work on We the People Lesson 7
Period 3 due Wed 10/26
Periods 4 and 6: due thurs 10/27

Chapter 6 Quiz Period 4 will be on Friday 10/28

HW: Work on WTP lesson 7: Terms and Defintions due Friday 10/28
OBJ: Causes of the American Revolution

Wednesday, 10/26
Period 1
Work on Study Guides
Open forum for questions
Pass back papers
All work due tomorrow

HW: Study for Chapter 6 Quiz
OBJ: Causes of the American Revolution

Period 4

Work on WTP Lesson 7
Define Terms and complete lesson review 1-6
Work on Study Guides
chapter 6 Quiz is on Friday 10/28

HW: All work is due on Friday
RSG pgs 49-50 53-64
Story of US video notes
WTP lesson 7: Definitions and Lesson Review
Chapter 6 Study Guides
OBJ: Causes of the American Revolution

Thursday, 10/27
Period 1

Grade Updates passe out
Take Quiz
Turn in all work
RSG pages 49-50 53-64
Story of US video notes
WTP lesson 7 Definition and Questions
Chapter 6 Study Guide

HW: Complete Plexers for Monday 10/31
OBJ: Assessment

Period 4
Grade Updates passed out
Groups: work on study guides and WTP Lesson 7 Terms and Questions

HW: Study for chapter 6 quiz
OBJ: Review for Assessment
OBJ: Assessment

Friday, 10/28
Period 1
Free Period for earning more than 100 points in the class behavior game
Plexers due Monday 10/31

Period 4
Take Chapter 6 Quiz
Plexers due Monday 10/31
Turn in all work

OBJ: Assessment

Monday, 10/31
Grade Plexers
Declaration Activity

OBJ: Understanding How the Declaration was Created

Tuesday, 11/1
New Seats
Make up Tests
Groups: finish Declaration of Independence Activity due today
Make up work due Friday 11/4

OBJ: Understanding the Declaration of Independence

Wednesday 11/2
Read We the People Lesson 8
Discuss Declaration of Independence

HW: Textbook: Read pages 182-185 Complete pages 182-185 Complete 1-8 Red Questions and 1-2 on pg 185
We the People Lesson 8 Define 7 Terms to Understand and Complete Lesson Review (1-7) pg 74 due Monday 11/7
OBJ: Early Years of the American Revolution

Thursday, 11/3
PowerPoint 1774 to 1776
Discuss Early Years of the American Revolution
Make up work due Tomorrow

HW: same as yesterday
OBJ: Early Years of the American Revolution

Friday, 11/4
Period 1
Finish Early Years of Revolutionary War Power Point
Collect Make up Work

HW: Textbook pages 182-185 and WTP lesson 8 due Tuesday 11/8
ObJ: Understanding the Key Events of 1774-1777

Period 4
Free Period for earning over 100 class behavior points

Monday, 11/7
Bunker Hill Power Point
Story of US Episode 2
50 to 100 Facts
Saratoga Power Point

HW: Same as Friday, 11/4
OBJ: Understanding the Key Events of the Revolution

Tuesday, 11/8
Finish Power Points
Discuss Test Grades
Discuss Study Habits and Strategies for Success
Collect HW

HW: RSG pgs 65-74 due Tuesday 11/15
OBJ: Understanding the Turning Point of the Revolution

Wednesday, 11/9

Finish Power Point
Story of US Episode 2
Complete 1-33 handout

HW: RSG pages 65-74 due Tuesday 11/15
OBJ: Understanding the Importance of the Battle of Saratoga (turning point)

Thursday, 11/10
Finish Power Point
Story of US Episode 2
1-33 handout

HW: RSG pgs 65-74 due Tuesday 11/15
OBJ: Understanding the battle leading up to Saratoga

Friday, 11/11
Veterans Day: School Closed

Monday, 11/14
Finish Story of US video
Complete 1-33 handout
Work on I am Poem due on Tuesday 11/22
Revolution Test will be on Tuesday 11/22

HW: RSG pgs 65-74 due Tuesday 11/15
OBJ: Understanding the historical importance of the Battle of Saratoga

Tuesday, 11/15

Finish Story of US
Finish 1-33 handout
Introduce I am poems and Liberty Poems
Revolution Test will be on Tuesday 11/22

HW: Poems due Tuesday 11/22
OBJ: Saratoga: Turning Point of the American Revolution

Wednesday, 11/16
Finish Story of US
Work on I am Poem
Work on Liberty Poem
Revolution Test on Tuesday 11/22

HW: all work due Tuesday 11/22
OBJ: Battle of Saratoga (Turning Point of the American Revolution)

Thursday 11/17

Saratoga Power Point
Revolution Test will be on Wednesday 11/23
All work due on Wed 11/23

OBJ:Saratoga as the Turning Point of the American Revolution

Friday, 11/18
Finish Power Point
End of War handout
Revolution Test on Wed 11/23
All work due Wed 11/23

OBJ: End of the American Revolution

Monday, 11/21
Finish End of War handout
Groups: Crossword Review
All work due Wednesday 11/23

HW: Study for Test
OBJ: How the Revolution Ends

Tuesday 11/22
Basketball Review
Revolution Test tomorrow
All work due tomorrow

HW: Study for Test
ObJ: Review for Assessment

Wednesday, 11/23
Take Revolution Test
Plexers due Monday 11/28
Turn in all work

OBJ: Have a great Thanksgiving

Thursday, 11/24

Thanksgiving: School Closed

Friday, 11/25
School closed

Monday, 11/28
Art of Compromise
Debrief Activity
Make up Tests

HW: RSG pages 75-82 Complete all questions due Friday 12/2
OBJ: Understanding Compromise and How it relates to 1783 to 1787.

Tuesday, 11/29
Read RSG pgs 75-76
Grade Plexers
Overview of the Road to the Constitution

HW: RSG pgs 75-82 due Friday 12/2
OBJ: Road to the Constitution

Wednesday, 11/30
Journal: Who would you choose to write a new constitution for the Nobel Nation?
a. How many representatives from each interest group would you choose (students, teachers, administrators, custodians, cafeteria workers, student store workers, parents and counselors)?

b. Write out the names of any representatives that you know of (students, teachers, administrators etc)

Thursday, 12/1
Power point 1783 to 1787

HW: RSG pages 75-82 due Tomorrow
OBJ: Understanding the Foundation of the Constitution

You need to choose 20 representatives for you Constiutional Committee

HW: RSG pgs 75-82 due Friday 12/2
OBJ: Road to the Constitution

Friday, 12/2
Finish Power Point
Collect HW
District Test will be on Wednesday 12/14

HW: RSG pgs 83-92
OBJ: Understanding the events that caused the Constitution

Monday, 12/5
Period 4: New Seats
Population Chart
Convention Quotes Activity
Final Power Point
District Test next Wednesday 12/14

HW: RSG pages 83-92 Due Friday 12/9
OBJ: What Happened at the Constitutional Convention?

Tuesday, 12/6
Constitution Power Point
Federalists vs Anti Federalists
District Test Wed 12/14

HW: RSG pages 83-92 Due Friday 12/9
OBJ: What happened at the Constitutional Convention?

Wednesday, 12/7
Constitution Power Point
Federalists vs Anti Federalists
District Test Wed 12/14

HW: RSG 83-92 due Friday 12/9
OBJ: What Happened at the Constitutional Convention?

Thursday, 12/8
Make up Lists Delayed
Federalists vs Anti Federalists
3 Branches Power Point

HW: RSG pages 83-92 due Friday 12/9
OBJ: What Happened at the Constitutional Convention and how do the Founding Fathers get the document approved?

Friday, 12/9
Federalists vs Anti Federalists
3 Branches Power Point
Collect HW
District Test on Wed 12/14

OBJ: Understanding the US Government

Monday, 12/12
Review for District Assesment
Pass out Grade Updtates
Pass back papers
Introduce Extra Credit Report
Pass out How a Bill becomes a Law?
1-16 hand out due Wed 12/14

HW: 1-16 due Wed 12/14
Study for District Test on Wed 12/12
OBJ: How a Bill becomes a Law?

Tuesday, 12/13
Finish Test Review
Pass Back Papers
Pass out Extra Credit Report Format
Pass out Bill Questions 1-16

HW: Bill Questions 1-16 due Thursday 12/15
Study for District Test Wed 12/14
ObJ: How a Bill Becomes a Law?

Wednesday, 12/14
District Test
Work on Bill Questions (1-16) due tomorrow

HW: Bill Questions due tomorrow
Think about if you want to run for President or Vice President of the Nobel Nation during our upcoming government simulation
OBJ: Assessment

Thursday, 12/15

Verify Bill Process
Work on Presidential Speeches
Work on Writing your Bill
Make up District Assessments
Collect HW

OBJ: Presidential Elections and Understanding the Bill Making Process

December 17th through January 8th
Winter Vacation: School Closed

Monday, January 9th,
Period 1

Government Simulation Overview
Write a Bill
Fill out Placards
Choose leadership positions

HW: Finish writing bill and creating your Placard (name card for the simulation)
OBJ: Understanding the bill making process

Period 4
Government Simulation Overview
Write a bill
Will you run for President?

HW: Finish your bill and if you are running for President you need to write your speech and create your slogan. Presidential Elections will be tomorrow
OBJ: Understanding the bill making process

Tuesday, January 10th,
Period 1

Collect Extra Credit Reports
Government Simulation Day 2

HW: make up work due Friday 1/13
OBJ: Understanding the US Government

Period 4
Collect Extra Credit Reports
Presidential Speeches
Presidential Elections
Choose Speaker of the House and Senate Majority Leader
Choose Assistants to the Congressional Leadership

HW: Make up Work due Friday 1/13
OBJ: Understanding the US Government

Wednesday, January 11th,
Government Simulation Day 3
Official Jolly Rancher Proposal

HW: Make up work due Friday 1/13
OBJ: Understanding the US Government

Thursday, January 12th,
Government Simulation Day 4
Pass out Jolly Rancher Proposal

OBJ: Understanding US Government \

Friday, January 13th,
Government Simulation Day 5
Bring RSG’s starting on next Thursday, 1/19
Collect make up work

OBJ: Understanding the Government

Monday, January 16th,
MLK Day: School Closed

Tuesday, January 17th,
Government Simulation Day 6
Wednesday: Last Day of the Simulation
Thursday: Bring Reading Study guides every day

HW: none
OBJ: Understanding the US Government

Wednesday, January 18th,
Finish Government Simulation
Bring Reading Study Guides Daily
Simulation Reflection will be passe dout Friday in class

OBJ: Understanding the US Government

Thursday, 1/19
Pass out Textbooks
Work on Constitution handout 1-29

HW: Constitution handout 1-29 due Tuesday 1/24
OBJ: Review of Constitution

Friday 1/20
Period 1

Free Period for earning more than 200 class behavior points

Period 4
Pass out Government Simulation Reflection
Groups: Work on Constitution Crossword

HW: Government Reflection due Tuesday 1/24
Constitution Crossword due Tuesday 1/24
Constitution handout 1-29 due Tuesday 1/24
OBJ: Review of Constitution

Monday, 1/23
Period 1

Work on Constitution Crossword due Wed 1/25
Work on Government Simulation Reflection due Wed 1/25

HW: Constitution 1-29 due Tuesday 1/24
OBJ: Understanding how the US Government works

Period 4
Bill of Rights Power Point
Discuss Rights and their meaning

HW: Constitution 1-29 handout due Tuesday 1/24
Constitution Crossword due Tuesday 1/24
Reflection due Tuesday 1/24
OBJ: Understanding the Bill of Rights

Tuesday, 1/24
Period 1
Bill of Rights Power point
Collect HW

HW: Crossword due Wed 1/25
Reflection due Wed 1/25
OBJ: Understanding the Bill of Rights

Period 4
Collect HW
Bill of Rights Power point

OBJ: Understanding the Bill of Rights

Wednesday, 1/25
Bill of Rights Power Point
State of the Union Update
Obama Quote: Meaning
Period 1: Turn in HW

HW: RSG pgs 93-100 due Wed 2/1
OBJ: Understanding the Bill of Rights

Thursday, 1/26
10 Year Census
Electoral Map Activity due Friday 1/27

HW: RSG pages 93-100 due Wed 2/1
Electoral Map due Friday 1/27
OBJ: Understanding the Electoral College

Friday, 1/27
Bill of Rights PowerPoint
Discuss Amendments 1 through 5

OBJ: Understanding the Rights of US Citizens

Monday, 1/30
US Map Activity:
Label each of the following:
1. Pacific Ocean
2. Atlantic Ocean
3. Mississippi River
4. Rocky Mountains
5. Appalachian Mountains
6. Gulf of Mexico
7. Five Great Lakes

US Maps due Wed 2/1
US Map Test will be next Wed 2/8

HW: RSG pages 93-100 due Wed 2/1
OBJ: US Geography

Tuesday, 1/31
Review Electoral College
Collect Electoral Maps
Discuss Elections of 2000 and 2008 and the importance of voting and participating
Mock Presidential Election: Obama vs Romney

HW: US Maps due Wed 2/1
RSG pages 93-100 due Wed 2/1
Try Geography website: Ilike2learn.com click on US Map Quiz to try the interactive practice test
OBJ: Understanding Presidential Elections

Wednesday, 2/1
Grade updates
Make up lists
Make up work due Tuesday 2/7
Check HW
Read pgs. 266 to 277
Complete pg 266 1-2
Complete pg 268 1-2
Complete red questions #20 through #28
Complete pg 271 skill builder
Complete pg 277 1-2

HW: All Questions due Friday 2/3
OBJ: Bill of Rights

Thursday, 2/2
Finish Bill of Rights
Work on Amendments 11-27

HW: pages 266-277 answer all questions
OBJ: Understanding the Bill of Rights

Friday, 2/3
Collect HW
Finish Bill of Rights
Rights of the Accused

HW: Make up work is due Tuesday 2/7
US Map Test Wednesday 2/8

OBJ: Understanding the Amendments to the Constitution

Monday, 2/6
Journal: Why is it tough to be the first sibling to do something? (school, sports)
Why is it tough to be the second sibling that has to follow a very successful sibling in something? (school, sports)

Sign Program Cards
Finish the following:
a. Bill of Rights
b. Rights of the Accused
c. Amendments 11-27

School House Rocks
Online US Map Practice: Ilike2learn.com
Presidents video

HW: Study for US Map Test
OBJ: Understanding the Amendments

Tuesday, 2/7
Collect Make up Work
Rights of the Accused
Amendments 11-27
School House Rocks
Presidents Video
40 to 80 Facts

HW: Study for US Map Test
OBJ: Washington and Adams Presidencies

Wednesday, 2/8
US Map Test
Plexers

HW: Plexers due Friday 2/10
OBJ: Geography Assessment

Thursday 2/9
Fundraising Assembly

Friday, 2/10
Make up Geography Tests
Grade Plexers
Grade Map Tests
Washington/Adams video

OBJ: 1789-1800 Key Events

Monday, 2/13
Finish Presidents Video
Collect Facts
Hamilton/Jefferson Reading
Washington/Adams Test on Friday 2/17

OBJ: 1789-1800 Key Events

Tuesday, 2/14
Pass out CST workbooks
Pass out CST Plan
Presidents Video/Facts
Test moved to Tuesday 2/21
Work on CST Assignments

OBJ: CST Preparation

Wednesday, 2/15
Period 1

Hamilton vs Jefferson
PowerPoint on 1789 to 1800
Test Tuesday 2/21
First CST Assignment pages 23-36 due Wed 2/22

HW: Finish Jefferson/Hamilton
OBJ: Hamilton vs Jefferson

Period 4
Finish Presidents Video
Hamilton Vs Jefferson
Test moved to Wednesday 2/22
First CST Assignment pages 23-36 due Thursday 2/23

OBJ: Hamilton vs Jefferson

Thursday, 2/16
Hamilton vs Jefferson
Power Point
Test Wednesday 2/22
Update CST Plan

OBJ: Hamilton vs Jefferson

Friday, 2/17
Finish Hamilton vs Jefferson
Chapter 9 Power Point
Complete 2 Crosswords
Test on Thursday 2/23
CST #1 due Friday 2/24

OBJ: 1789 to 1800 Key Events

Monday, 2/20
Presidents Day: School Closed

Tuesday, 2/21
Period 1

Finish Power Point
Work on Crosswords due Thursday 2/23
Test Thursday 2/23
CST #1 due Friday 2/24

HW: CST #1 due Friday 2/24
Crosswords due Thursday 2/23
OBJ: Review for Assessment

Period 4
Finish Power Point
Begin Crosswords
Test on Friday 2/24
CST #1 due Monday 2/27

HW: Crosswords due Friday 2/24
Test on Friday 2/24
OBJ: 1789 to 1800 Key Events

Wednesday, 2/22
Period 1

Basketball Review
Test tomorrow
CST #1 due Friday 2/24
CST #2 due Wednesday 2/29
Crosswords due thursday 2/23

HW: Study for Test
OBJ: Review for Assessment

Period 4
Finish Power Point
Work On Crosswords
Test on Friday 2/24
CST #1 due Monday 2/27
CST #2 due Wednesday 2/29

HW: Crosswords due Friday 2/24
OBJ: Review for Assessment

Thursday, 2/23
Period 1

Take Test
Work on Plexers
Collect Crosswords
Bring Reading Study Guides daily

HW: CST #1 due Friday 2/24
OBJ: Assessment

Period 4
Basketball Review
Crosswords due Friday
Test is Friday

HW: Study for Test
CST #1 due Monday 2/27
OBJ: Review for Assessment

Friday, 2/24
Period 1

Grade CST Workbooks
Grade Plexers
CST #2 due Wednesday 2/29

OBJ: Preparing for the CST History Test

Period 4
Take Test
Collect Crosswords
Work on Plexers

HW: CST #1 due Monday 2/27
CST #2 due Wednesday 2/29
OBJ: Assessment

Monday, 2/27
Period 1

Pass out Chapter 10 Big Idea Questions due Monday 3/5
RSG pages 101-106 due Monday 3/5
Bring RSG/CST workbooks every day
Watch Jefferson Video
20-40 Facts

HW: CST #2 (pages 37-54) due Wed 2/29
OBJ: Introduction of Thomas Jefferson

Period 4
Grade Plexers
Grade CST #1
Bring RSG/CST workbooks everyday

HW: CST #2 (pages 37-54) due Wed 3/1
OBJ: CST Preparation

Tuesday, 2/28
Read RSG’s pgs 101 to 106, complete all questions due Mon 3/5
Complete Chapter 10 Big Ideas (1-41) due Mondauy 3/5
Work On CST Workbooks

HW: CST #2 (pages 37-54) due Wed 2/29
OBJ: 1800 to 1808: Understanding Key Events

Wednesday, 2/29
Grade CST #2
Discuss Key Elements of 7th Grade History

HW: RSG pgs 101-106 all questions due Monday 3/5
Chapter 10 (1-41) handout due Monday 3/5
CST #3 pages 55 to 74 due Wed 3/7
OBJ: CST Preparation

Thursday, 3/1
Presidents Video
Lewis and Clark Video
Work on 1-17 handout
Bring RSG’s and CST workbooks everyday

HW: same as yesterday
OBJ: 1800 to 1808 Key Events

Friday 3/2
RSG pages 101-106 due Monday 3/5
Chapter 10 (1-41) due Monday 3/5
CST #3 (pages 55-74 due Wed 3/7
Work ahead on the CST workbook if time

HW: RSG pages 101-106 and handout 1-41 due Monday 3/5
OBJ: 1800-1808 Key Events

Monday, 3/5
Collect HW
Lewis and Clark Video
Work on 1-17 handout
CST #3 (55-74) due Wed 3/7
RSG pages 101-110 Complete All Questions
Due Friday 3/9

HW: CST #3 due Wednesday 3/7
OBJ: Adventures of Lewis and Clark

Tuesday, 3/6
Period 1

Jefferson PowerPoint
CST #3 pgs 55-74 due Wednesday 3/7

hW: RSG pages 101-110 due Friday 3/9
OBJ: 1800-1808 Key Events

Period 4

Class does not meet today
CST workbook #3 pages 55-74 due Tomorrow

Wed 3/7
Honor Code
Desk Policy
Tolerance Issues

OBJ: Current Events and School Issues

Thursday, 3/8
Period 1

Grade CST #3
Finish Jefferson Power Point
Begin Tecumseh Reading

HW: Agendas due Friday 3/9
RSG pages 101-110 due Friday 3/9
OBJ: Major Events from 1800-1808

Period 4
Finish Lewis and Clark video
Work on Jefferson Power Point

HW: Agendas due Friday 3/9
RSG pages 101-110 due Friday 3/9
OBJ: Major Events 1800-1808

Friday, 3/9
Collect RSG’s/Agendas
Jefferson Power Point
Tecumseh Reading

HW: CST #4 pgs 75-94 due Wed 3/14
OBJ: 1800-1808 Key Events

Monday, 3/12
Period 1

Pass Back Papers
Finish Tecumseh Reading
Madison Video
15 to 30 Facts

HW: CST #4 pgs 75-94 due Wed 3/14
OBJ: Tecumseh vs the USA

Period 4
Pass Back Papers
Finish Power Point
Read about Tecumseh
Madison Video

HW: CST #4 pgs 75-94 due Wed 3/14
OBJ: Tecumseh vs USA

Tuesday, 3/13
Period 1

Finish War of 1812 Reading
1812 Video Clips
20 to 50 Facts

HW: CST #4 pgs 75-94 Due Wed 3/14
OBJ: Understanding the War of 1812

Period 4

Finish Power Point
Read about Tecumseh
Madison video
15 to 40 Facts

HW: CST #4 pages 75-94 Due Wed 3/14
OBJ: Madison’s Presidency 1809 to 1817

Wednesday, 3/14
Period 1

Turn in CST #4
War of 1812 video
25 to 75 main ideas

HW: Bring song lyrics for 2 songs for the upcoming Record Company Project
OBJ: War of 1812

Period 4
Grade CST #4
Madison Video
15 to 40 Facts
Read War of 1812

HW: Bring song lyrics for 2 songs for Record Company Project
for Friday 3/16
OBJ: War of 1812

Thursday, 3/15
Period 1

Finish War of 1812 Video
25 to 75 Facts
Introduce Record Company Project

HW: Bring Song lyrics for 2 Songs for Project
OBJ: War of 1812

Period 4
Finish Madison Video
War of 1812 Reading

HW: Bring Song lyrics in for 2 songs that you like
OBJ: War of 1812

Friday, 3/16
Finish 1800 to 1816 Unit
Introduce Record Company
Bring 2 Songs for Monday 3/19

HW: RSG pages 111-118 due Friday 3/23
CST #5 pages 95 to 108 due Wed 3/21
OBJ: Project Based Assessment

Monday, 3/19
Record Company Day 1
District Assessment #2 on Monday 3/26

HW: CST #5 pgs 95-108 due Wed 3/21
RSG pgs 111-118 due Friday 3/23
OBJ: Project Based Assessment

Tuesday, 3/20
Record Company Day 2
District Assessment #2 on Monday 3/26

HW: Same as yesterday
OBJ: Project Based Assessment

Wednesday, 3/21
Record Company Day 3
Grade CST #5
Pass out Grade Updates
All make up work due 4/10

HW: RSG pgs 111 to 118 due Friday 3/23
OBJ: Project Based Assessment

Thursday, 3/22
Record Company: Last Day in Groups
CST #6 pgs 109 to 122 now due Monday, April 9th
Make up work due Tuesday, April 10th
Record Company Project due Thursday March 29th

HW: RSG pgs 111-118 due Friday 3/23
OBJ: Project Based Assessment

Friday, 3/23
Collect HW
Power Point Review for District Assessment
District Assessment is on Monday 3/26

HW: Study for District Assessment #2
OBJ: Assessment Review

Monday, 3/26
District Assessment
Work on CST workbook
Bring CST workbook on Tuesday and Wednesday

HW: Record company due Thursday 3/29
OBJ: Assessment

Tuesday, 3/27
Read the Era of Good Feelings handout
Complete the James Monroe handout 1-30
CST #6 pgs 109-122 due Monday 4/9
CST #7 pgs 123-142 due Wed 4/11

OBJ: 1818 to 1826 Key Events

Wednesday, 3/28

Same as yesterday

Thursday, 3/29
Record Company Projects are due Monday 4/9
Read John Quincy Adams handout
Complete all questions due Tuesday 4/10
CST #6 due Monday 4/9
CST #7 due Wed 4/11

OBJ: Presidency of John Quincy Adams

Friday, 3/30
School closed

3/31 to 4/8
Spring Break

Monday 4/9
Grade CST workbooks/ Collect 1-30 Monroe handout
Collect Record Company Projects
Begin Performances
Begin Chapter 11 power points

HW: All make up work due tomorrow
John Quincy Adams handout due Tuesday 4/10
CST #7 pages 123 to 142 due Wed 4/11
RSG pages 119-128 due Friday 4/13
OBJ: Review for CST Test

Tuesday, 4/10
Collect make up work
Collect JQA handout
Finish Performances
Begin Inventions Power Point

HW: CST #7 pgs 123-142 due Wed 4/11
RSG pgs 119-128 due Friday 4/13
OBJ: Monroe/John Quincy Adams

Wednesday, 4/11
Grade CST #7 pgs 123-142
Finish Performances
Inventions Power Point

HW: RSG pages 119-128 due Friday 4/13
OBJ: 1800’s Inventions \

Thursday, 4/12
Continue Inventions Power Point
Discuss how Technology changes the world

HW: RSG pgs 119-128 due Friday 4/13
OBJ: 1800’s Inventions

Friday, 4/13
Collect HW
Make up Assessments
Finish Power Points
Monroe/Adams Video
25 to 50 Facts

OBJ: Monroe/Adams

Monday, 4/16

Finish Monroe/Adams Video
Collect Facts
Begin Monroe Power Point

HW: Same as Yesterday
OBJ: Monroe and Adams Presidencies

Tuesday, 4/17
Finish Monroe Power Point
Begin the Andrew Jackson Reading

HW: Same as Yesterday
Obj: Age of Jackson

Wednesday, 4/18
Finish Age of Jackson
Jackson Video
30 to 60 Facts

HW: CST #8 due Wed 4/25
RSG pages 129 to 138 due Thursday 4/26
OBJ: Age of Jackson

Thursday, 4/19
Pass out CST History Review
Finish the Age of Jackson
Jackson Video
30 to 60 Facts

HW: CST #8 due Wednesday 4/25
RSG pages 129 to 138 due Thursday 4/26
OBJ: Age of Jackson

Friday, 4/20
Finish Age of Jackson
30 to 60 Facts
Begin Texas Independence

HW: same as yesterday
OBJ: Age of Jackson/Texas \

Monday, 4/23
Texas Power Point
Texas Notes
Review Schedule for the next 10 School Days
CST Testing begins in 10 School Days

HW: CST #8 pgs 143-168 due Wed 4/25
RSG pgs 129-138 due Thursday 4/26\
OBJ: Texas Independence

Tuesday, 4/25
Texas Power Points
CST Practice Test is on Thursday 4/26

HW: same as yesterday
OBJ: Understanding Texas Independence

Wednesday, 4/26
Grade CST #8
Finish Texas Power Points

HW: CST Practice Test is tomorrow
RSG pages 129 to 138 is due tomorrow
OBJ: Understanding Texas Independence

Thursday, 4/26

CST Practice Test

HW: RSG pgs 129 to 138 due tomorrow
OBJ: CST Preparation

Friday, 4/27

Grade CST Practice Test
Announce Top 5 for CST Jeopardy Team

OBJ: CST Preparation

Monday, 4/30
Finish Texas
Life After Jackson Reading
CST Jeopardy Tomorrow
Review How to Study for the History CST Test

HW: CST #9 pgs 169 to 190 due Friday 5/4
OBJ: Texas and 1836 to 1850

Tuesday, 5/1
CST History Jeopardy Contest in the MPR
CST History Test will be on Friday, May 11th

HW: Same as yesterday
OBJ: CST Preparation
\
Wednesday, 5/2
Finish Texas
Life After Jackson
US-Mexican War

HW: CST #9 pgs 169-190 due Friday 5/4
OBJ: 1836-1850 US Westward Expansion and Manifest Destiny

Thursday, 5/3
Finish Texas
Life After Jackson
US-Mexican War

HW: CST: CST #9: 169-190
due Friday 5/4
OBJ: 1836-1850

Friday, 5/4
Grade CST #9
Discuss Civil War and Reconstruction

OBJ: Review for the CST

Monday, 5/7
Period 1 only, Period 4 did not have class
Review for CST using bullet point review

HW: Study for CST History Test
OBJ: CST Preparation

Period 4
No Class

Tuesday, 5/8
Period 4
CST Bullet Point Review
Review Study Tips for CST
Turn in all work during 5/14 to 5/18

HW: Study for CST
OBJ: CST Preparation

Wednesday, 5/9
Period 1
Candy for CST Jeopardy
Continue CST Review
Study Tips

HW: Study for CST
OBJ: CST Preparation

Period 4 did not meet today

Thursday, 5/10
Period 1

No Class today

Period 4
Candy for CST Jeopardy
CST Review
Study Tips

HW: Study for CST History Test
OBJ: CST Preparation

Monday, 5/14
Turn in work
CST Reflection
Where do we go from here?

HW: CST Reflection due Wed 5/16
Make up work due Tuesday 5/15
OBJ: CST Reflection

Tuesday, 5/15
Collect Make up work
New Seats
Road to the Civil War

HW: CST Reflections due Wed 5/16
OBJ: Understanding the events that caused the Civil War

Wednesday, 5/16
Collect Work
Continue the Road to the Civil War
Period 1: Finish Women’s Rights and Aboliton
Period 4: Review Gold Rush

OBJ: Events that led to the Civil War

Thursday, 5/17
Collect Work
Continue the Road to the Civil War

OBJ: Understanding the Events that led to the Civil War

Friday, 5/18

Period 1
Free Period for earning over 400 class behavior points

Period 4
Collect Work
Continue the Road to the Civil War

OBJ: Understanding the Events that led to the Civil War

Monday, 5/21
Road to the Civil War
Begin Story of US

HW: RSG pgs 151-158 due Fri 5/25
RSG pgs 159-166 due Fri 6/1
RSG pgs 167-176 due Fri 6/8
RSG pgs 177-184 due Wed 6/13

These are the last four homework assignments in 8th History this year

OBJ: Causes of the Civil War

Tuesday, 5/22

Road to the Civil War
Begin Story of US

HW: same as yesterday
OBJ: Understanding the Causes of the Civil War

Wednesday, 5/23
Continue Story of US
Work on 1-40 handout
Discuss A E E List and qualificiations

HW: RSG pgs 149-158 due Friday 5/25
OBJ: Civil War

Thursday, 5/24
Continue Story of US
1-40 handout

HW: same as yesterday
OBJ: Understanding the Civil War

Friday, 5/25
Collect HW
Story of US

OBJ: Understanding the Civil War

Monday, 5/28
School Closed: Memorial Day

Tuesday, 5/29
Missing Work
Story of US
1861 to 1863 Power Point

OBJ: Early Years of the Civil War

Wednesday, 5/30
Drama Assembly in MPR

Thursday, 5/31
Pass Back Papers
Grade Updates
1861-1863 Explain the importance of 14 Civil War Topics due Monday 6/4
All make up work due Thursday 6/7

HW: RSG pgs 159-166 due Friday 6/1
OBJ: Civil War

Friday, 6/1
Work on 14 terms
Discuss Grades
Collect HW

HW: Finish 14 terms due Monday 6/4
Make up work due Thursday 6/7
OBJ: 1861 to 1863 Key Events

Monday, 6/4
Discuss 14 Terms
1863 to 1865 Power Point
Make up work due Thursday 6/7

HW: RSG pgs 167-176 due Thursday 6/7
OBJ: 1863-1865 End of the Civil War

Tuesday 6/5
Finish 1863 to 1865
District Test on Tuesday 6/12
Bring Textbooks on Thursday 6/7
Make up work due Thursday 6/7

HW: RSG pgs 167-176 due Thursday 6/7
OBJ: Understanding the Civil War and Reconstruction

Wednesday, 6/6
Finish 1863 to 1865
Review for District Assessment that will be on Tuesday 6/12
Begin Theme Parks
Bring Textbooks on Thursday 6/7
Make up work due Thurs 6/7

HW: same as yesterday due Thursday 6/7
OBJ: Understanding the Civil War and Reconstruction

Thursday, 6/7
Return all Textbooks
Collect HW (RSG pgs 167-176)
Collect make up work
Work on Theme Parks

OBJ: Civil War Assessment

Friday, 6/8

Teacher Talent Show Practice
District Test on Tuesday 6/12
RSG pgs 177-184 due Wednesday 6/13

Monday, 6/11
Work on Theme Parks
Theme Parks due Thursday 6/14
District Test tomorrow

HW: Study for District Test
RSG pgs 177-184 due Wed 6/13
OBJ: Civil War Assessment

Tuesday, 6/12
District Test
Work on Theme Parks due Thursday 6/14

HW: RSG pgs 177-184 due Wed 6/13
OBJ: Assessment

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