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Four Worlds of History

Historical Thinking

Textbook Reading Strategies

Big Ideas

Period 2 Teammates Quizlet Folder

8th Grade

8th Grade United States History Syllabus

Week of October 20, 2014

Monday, October 20 - Slavery in the Constitution iBook
Slavery in the Constitution PDF

Tuesday, October 21 - Slavery in the Constitution iBook
Slavery in the Constitution PDF

Wednesday, October 22 - What types of government did Federalists and Anti-Federalists prefer? iBook

What types of government did Federalists and Anti-Federalists prefer? PDF

Thursday, October 23 - What types of government did Federalists and Anti-Federalists prefer? iBook

What types of government did Federalists and Anti-Federalists prefer? PDF

Friday, October 24 - What types of government did Federalists and Anti-Federalists prefer? iBook

What types of government did Federalists and Anti-Federalists prefer? PDF

Week of October 13, 2014

Monday, October 13 - Constitution iBook
Constitution PDF

Tuesday, October 14 - Constitution iBook
Constitution PDF

Wednesday, October 15 - How did the Constitution Guard Against Tyranny iBook
How did the Constitution Guard Against Tyranny PDF?
Constitution 1 Reviews
Constitution 2 Reviews

Thursday, October 16 - How did the Constitution Guard Against Tyranny iBook
How did the Constitution Guard Against Tyranny PDF?
Constitution 1 Reviews
Constitution 2 Reviews

Friday, October 17 - Make up day

Week of October 6, 2014

Monday, October 6 - Constitution Notes pop up
Constitution 1 Scatter, Speller, Learn, Practice Test
Constitution 2 Scatter, Speller, Learn, Practice Test

Tuesday, October 7 - Constitution Documents iBook
Constitution Document PDF

Wednesday, October 8 - Bill of Rights Notes
Bill of Rights Video pop up
Bill of Rights Scatter
Bill of Rights Practice Test
Bill of Rights Quiz

Thursday, October 9 - Bill of Rights Notes
Bill of Rights Video pop up
Bill of Rights Scatter
Bill of Rights Practice Test
Bill of Rights Quiz

Friday, October 10 - Bill of Rights Court Cases
Due Process in School iBook
Due Process in Schools PDF

Week of September 29, 2014

Monday, September 29 - Creating the Constitution iBook
Creating the Constitution PDF

Tuesday, September 30 - Creating the Constitution iBook
Creating the Constitution PDF

Wednesday, October 1 - Preamble to the Constitution
Preamble Scatter
Preamble Speller
Preamble Learn
Preamble Practice Test
Preamble Quiz

Thursday, October 2 - Preamble to the Constitution
Preamble Scatter
Preamble Speller
Preamble Learn
Preamble Practice Test
Preamble Quiz

Friday, October 3 - Four Worlds of the Preamble

Week of September 22, 2014

Monday, September 22 - The Articles of Confederation iBook
The Articles of Confederation PDF

Tuesday, September 23 - Sourcing Documents iBook
Sourcing Documents PDF

Wednesday, September 24 - Shays' Rebellion iBook
Shays' Rebellion PDF
Constitutional Convention Pop Up

Thursday, September 25 - No school.

Friday, September 26 - Shays' Rebellion iBook
Shays' Rebellion PDF
Constitutional Convention Pop Up

Week of September 15, 2014

Monday, September 15 - American Revolution iBook
American Revolution PDF
American Independence Crossword Puzzle

Tuesday, September 16 - American Independence Quiz

Wednesday, September 17 - Roots of American Government pop up
Roots of Representative Government iBook
Roots of Representative Government PDF

Roots of Representative Government Quiz

Thursday, September 18 - Roots of Representative Government iBook
Roots of Representative Government PDF

Roots of Representative Government Quiz

Friday, September 19 - Articles of Confederation Vocabulary
Articles of Confederation Scatter
Articles of Confederation Practice Test
Articles of Confederation Vocabulary Quiz

Week of September 8, 2014

Monday, September 8 - The Battle of Lexington iBook
The Battle of Lexington PDF

Tuesday, September 9 - Declaration of Independence Vocabulary

Wednesday, September 10 - American Indepenence video pop up
Declaration of Independence Pro or Con iBook
Declaration of Independence Pro or con PDF

Thursday, September 11 - American Indepenence video pop up
Declaration of Independence Pro or Con iBook
Declaration of Independence Pro or con PDF

Friday, September 12 - Loyalists iBook
Loyalists PDF

Week of September 1, 2014

Monday, September 1 - Labor Day. No school.

Tuesday, September 2 - Beginnings of Slavery Quiz

Wednesday, September 3 - American Independence Notes pop up
The Stamp Act iBook
The Stamp Act PDF

Thursday, September 4 - American Independence Notes pop up
The Stamp Act iBook
The Stamp Act PDF

Friday, September 5 - Finish Stamp Act

Week of August 25, 2014

Monday, August 25 - American Colonies Scatter
American Colonies Practice Test
Beginnings of Slavery in America Scatter
Beginnings of Slavery in America Practice Test

Tuesday, August 26 - Colonies in America iBook
Colonies in America PDF

Wednesday, August 27 - English Colonies in America Quiz

Thursday, August 28 - Beginnings of Slavery in America iBook
Beginnings of Slavery in America PDF

Friday, August 29 - No school. Admissions Day.

Week of August 18, 2014

Monday, August 18 - Evaluating Sources iBook
Evaluating Sources PDF
Make Your Case iBook
Make Your Case PDF

Tuesday, August 19 - Spanish in America pop up

Wednesday, August 20 - Jamestown Video pop up

Thursday, August 21 - Jamestown iBook
Jamestown PDF

Friday, August 22 - Pocahontas and John Smith iBook
Pocahontas and John Smith PDF


Week of August 11, 2014

Monday, August 11 - Pupil Free Day

Tuesday, August 12 - First Day of School

Classroom rules, Class Yes

Wednesday, August 13 - Lunchroom Fight 1 iBook
Lunchroom Fight PDF

Thursday, August 14 - Lunchroom Fight 2 iBook
Lunchroom Fight 2 PDF

Friday, August 15 - Snapshot Autobiography iBook
Snapshot Autobiography PDF


 




 

 

7th Grade

7th Grade World History Syllabus

Link to Google Classroom

Week of October 20, 2014

Monday, October 20 - Mali Vocabulary
The Empire of Mali PDF

Tuesday, October 21 - The Empire of Mali PDF

Wednesday, October 22 - Mansa Musa - Google Classroom

Thursday, October 23 - Ghana and Mali presentation notes

Friday, October 24 - Ghana and Mali - Google Classroom

Week of October 13, 2014

Monday, October 13 - Africa PDF

Tuesday, October 14 - Africa PDF

Wednesday, October 15 - Ghana Vocabulary Presentation
Ghana Vocabulary Scatter
Ghana Vocabulary Speller
Ghana Vocabulary Space Race
Ghana Vocabulary Practice Test

The Empire of Ghana PDF

Thursday, October 16 - No class for block schedule

Friday, October 17 - The Empire of Ghana PDF

Week of October 6, 2014

Monday, October 6 - The Golden Age of Islam PDF

Tuesday, October 7 - Islam 1 Scatter
Islam 1 Practice Test
Islam 2 Scatter
Islam 2 Practice Test
Golden Age of Islam Scatter
Golden Age of Islam Practice Test

Wednesday, October 8 - Islam Test
Ibn Batuta - Google Classroom

Thursday, October 9 - No class for block schedule.

Friday, October 10 - Africa Geography

Week of September 29, 2014

Monday, September 29 - Expansion of Islamic Empire - Google Classroom

Tuesday, September 30 - Expansion of Islamic Empire - Google Classroom

Wednesday, October 1 - Expansion of Islamic Empire - Google Classroom

Thursday, October 2 - No class for block schedule.

Friday, October 3 - The Golden Age of Islam PDF

Week of September 22, 2014

Monday, September 22 - Islam After Muhammad's Death PDF

Tuesday, September 23 - Islamic Empire Four Worlds
Islam Expands PDF

Wednesday, September 24 - Islam Expands PDF

Thursday, September 25 - No school.

Friday, September 26 - Block Schedule. No period 6.

Week of September 15, 2014

Monday, September 15 - The Life and Teachings of Muhammad Lesson (KTP online classroom)

Tuesday, September 16 - Teachings of the Qur'an and Hadith (Google Classroom)

Wednesday, September 17 - Teachings of the Qur'an and Hadith (Google Classroom)

Thursday, September 18 - No class.

Friday, September 19 - Islam After Muhammad's Death

Week of September 8, 2014

Monday, September 8 - Islam Survey in Google Classroom
Islam Introduction pop up
My Name is Osama PDF

Tuesday, September 9 - What is Islam video

Wednesday, September 10 - Arabs, Muslims and Islam pop up
Life on the Arabian Peninsula PDF

Thursday, September 11 - No class.

Friday, September 12 - Life and Teachings of Muhammad - KTP online classroom

Week of September 1, 2014

Monday, September 1 - Labor Day. No school.

Tuesday, September 2 - Weigh the Evidence Rome PDF

Wednesday, September 3 - What is Christianity pop up
Who Killed Jesus PDF

Thursday, September 4 - No class due to block schedule

Friday, September 5 - Finish Who Killed Jesus.

Week of August 25, 2014

Monday, August 25 - The Fall of Rome iBook
The Fall of Rome PDF

Tuesday, August 26 - The Byzantine Empire iBook
The Byzantine Empire PDF

Wednesday, August 27 - The Fall of Rome and the Rise of the Byzantine Empire PDF
The Fall of Rome and the Rise of the Byzantine Empire iBook

Thursday, August 28 - Rome Falls and the Byzantine Empire Quiz

Friday, August 29 - No school. Admissions Day.

Week of August 18, 2014

Monday, August 18 - Evaluating Sources iBook
Evaluating Sources PDF
Make Your Case iBook
Make Your Case PDF

Tuesday, August 19 - Rome Introduction pop up

Wednesday, August 20 - Rome Videos

Thursday, August 21 - The Decline of Rome iBook
The Decline of Rome PDF

Friday, August 22 - Rome Documents iBook
Rome Documents PDF


Week of August 11, 2014

Monday, August 11 - Pupil Free Day

Tuesday, August 12 - First Day of School

Classroom rules, Class Yes

Wednesday, August 13 - Lunchroom Fight 1 iBook
Lunchroom Fight PDF

Thursday, August 14 - Lunchroom Fight 2 iBook
Lunchroom Fight 2 PDF

Friday, August 15 - Snapshot Autobiography iBook
Snapshot Autobiography PDF