November 1 - November 5
This week we will start the American Revolution
(Period 2 GATE will first finish the Socratic Seminar)

ALL PERIODS:
Capture The Flag (American Revolution Simulation)
We will be completing the pages in the Interactive Notebook for Lesson 7: The American Revolution / Sections: 1-7
More Information will be added daily to Google Classroom








October 11 to October 15

This Week:  Test on the Road to Revolution will be on Friday
Please use your timeline and the studyguide to study for this test

This week we will learn a old (1970's) song on the Revolution and watch the iconic Hollywood motion picture (as well as read excerpts from the novel) :  Johnny Tremain

Further Instructions and Due Dates will be on the whiteboard in class

 

 

 

 

 

 

Homework Due Friday, October 7: "Stepping Stones to the American Revolution-Timeline"


We will now begin the countdown to the

American Revolution


We will spend class time and time outside of class working on this:
"Countdown to the Revolution TIMELINE"


We will Use TCI Textbook, Lesson 5
(you can find the text in 'Clever')

We will also use Mr. Saindon's Website:

1. go to the website and tap "Stepping Stones to War" in the menu bar

2. Then , scroll down until you see the two :Step-by-step to the Revolution  videos

3. Using the TCI Text and the two videos on Mr. Saindon's website: Fill out an illustrated timeline


 

  • YOU WILL NEED:

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  • *** A Piece of Construction Paper ( tape two or three pieces of binder paper together)

  • ***Colored pencils

  • ***A ruler

  • ***My Website: Go to menu bar and click on "Stepping Stones" ...then scroll down until you see the videos on "Countdown to the Revolution"

  • ***Text book in clever / Unit 5

  • ***Watch video to  get ideas

  • ***Be sure to include all the events (listed below) in your time line.

This Week We Will Will wrap-up:
What is History?
(Lecture and Notes)

Why is the Study of History Important?

The famous .....

and

the Not So Famous...

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This Week We Will Also Find Out Why Europe went Exploring:

Spain

England

 France

POSTER PROJECT

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We will also cover: The First People

What was life like across the American continent for the American Indian before the arrival of Columbus?​
What were the consequences of contact?

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Poster Project:
The Columbian
Exchange

see Google Classroom

Columbian Exchange

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