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7-2 Announcements:

  1. Please make sure your child has headphones/earbuds
  2. Tablet Subscription – Due 4.16

Homework for 4.13

7th Grade

Savvas: A Weak Confederation: Lesson 1
**How Were State Constitutions Similar?
1. Reading Check -Identify Main Ideas
Homework: Finish Savvas

8th Grade

4.21 – Test -Lessons 1: A New Wave of Immigration/Lesson 2: Urbanization/Lesson 3: The Rise of Progressivism

Homework
Savvas
**Interactive Chart -Three Presidents’ Accomplishments

 

Homework for 4.12

8th Grade **4.21 – Test -Lessons 1: A New Wave of Immigration/Lesson 2: Urbanization/Lesson 3: The Rise of Progressivism

Savvas:

**Encouraging Fair Business Practices
1. Analyze Political Cartoons-Infer
2. Reading Check – Identify Main Ideas
**What was the Square Deal?
1. Analyze Charts -Draw Conclusions
2. Analyze Images – Identify Cause and Effect
3. Reading Check -Summarize

 

Homework 3.23

7th Grade

1. Due 3.25 —-Constitutional Convention Packet (Project in Google Classroom) -Key Concepts

**3.30-Vocabulary Quiz -Constitutional Convention 

8th Grade

**Vocabulary Quiz -Progressive Era 3.30

Lesson 1: A New Wave of Immigration Questions – Google Classroom -Use Savvas Lesson 1 to answer the questions

Homework 3.23

7th Grade

1. Due 3.25 —-Constitutional Convention Packet (Project in Google Classroom) -Key Concepts

**3.30-Vocabulary Quiz -Constitutional Convention 

8th Grade

  1. Edpuzzle: Tenements  

**Vocabulary Quiz -Progressive Era 3.30

Homework 3.22

7th Grade

  1. Constitutional Convention -Google Slides -(Homework in Google Classroom)

**Vocabulary Quiz -Constitutional Convention -3.30

8th Grade

  1. 1. Edpuzzle – Immigration- Ellis Island  

**Vocabulary Quiz -Progressive Era 3.30

Homework for 3.18

7th Grade

  1. **Constitutional Convention Packet (Found in google classroom–Project)
    -People to Know

8th Grade

  1. Rosie the Riveter Essay -Due tomorrow

Homework for 3.17

7th Grade

Homework:
1. Finish Vocabulary (Constitutional Convention)
2. **Constitutional Convention Packet – Geography of the Northwest Territory in Google Classroom (projects)

8th Grade

  1. Savvas -What Was an Immigrants’s Journey Like?

***Rosie the Riveter Essay due  – 3.19

Monday 3.15

7th Grade

Study for Assessment -Topic 3 -The Revolutionary Era

8th Grade

  1. Study for Assessment -Topic 10 -Industrial Era
  2. Rosie the Riveter Essay due -Friday 3.19

 

Monday 3.8

7th Grade Homework

Homework -Savvas **Take Notes
**A decisive Win Brings the War to a Close
1. Analyze Images -Identify Cause and Effect
2. Geography Skills -Location and Summarize
3. Reading Check – Identify Cause and Effect

***Study for Test 3.16 -Topic 3: Revolutionary Era

8th Grade Homework

Homework:
1. Rosie the Riveter Essay Due 3. 19
2. Study for Test 3.16 -Topic 10 Industrial Revolution Era
**Answer each question -Use details

1. What was the Treaty of Fort Laramie? Did both sides obey its terms in the years after it was signed? Explain.
2. Describe how the principle of supply and demand influenced and benefited John D. Rockefeller’s oil business.

 

Homework for 3.3

7th Grade

Savvas: *TAKE NOTES
**Interactive Timeline: Foreign Aid Plays a Role -Sort and 2 questions
**Winter at Valley Forge
1. Analyze Images -Classify and Categorize
2.Analyze Images -Draw Conclusions
3. Reading Check -Identify Supporting Details

8th Grade

Savvas -Topic 10 -Lesson 6 New Technologies (including lesson check) All notes must be compete for each lesson.

Homework for 3.1

7th Grade

**3.11 Quiz – The Revolution Events

** 3.16 Test- The Revolutionary Era -Topic 3

Homework 3.1

Patriot or Loyalist (3 Pages) in Google Classroom

 

8th Grade

**Rosie the Riveter Essay due TBD 

**Unit 10 Industrial Era -Test 3.16

Homework 3.1
1. Start Researching websites for information on Rosie the Riveter
2. Savvas -Topic 10 Lesson 5
**New Technologies -Get Ready to Read
**How Did Communication Technology Change?
1. Analyze Images – Summarize
2. Analyze Images -Infer
3. Reading Check – Summarize

 

8th Grade -Savvas

  1. Finish Lesson 3 

Homework for 2.8

***Service Day on 2.9 $5.00 Dress Down

7th Grade 

Homework: Savvas
Lesson 2: Lesson Check – 1-5

8th Grade

Homework
1. Gilded Age Vocabulary (Gilded Age Unit Guide) Quiz-Tomorrow
2. Savvas:
**Division of Labor in Plains Indian Society
1. Analyze Images -Infer
2. Reading Check – Classify and Categorize

Homework 2.4

7th Grade -No Homework

8th Grade – Work on your Gilded Age -Dinner Party

2.1 Homework

7th Grade Edpuzzle – Proclamation of 1763

January 26th

7th Grade -Homework: Savvas **Where did the French and Indian War Begin? 1. Analyze Images -Cite Evidence 2. Reading Check – Summarize **The Colonies Meet in Albany 1. Analyze Charts -Draw Conclusions 2. Reading Check -Identify Main Ideas

Homework for 1.13

7th Grade

1. Savvas: Lesson 7- Colonial Trade and Government -Due Friday

2. Edpuzzle: Triangular Trade (2)

8th Grade

Study fro Test tomorrow

Homework for 1.12

7th Grade

1. Savvas: Lesson 7- Colonial Trade and Government -Due Friday

1.25 – Test – European Colonization of North America

8th Grade

1. Complete Interactive Notebook – Reconstruction
2. Andrew Johnson and Hiram Revels Reading and guided questions- Due tomorrow
3. Gilded Age -Web quest Due Friday
***Reconstruction Test on Thursday -Please review notes each night!!

Homework for 1.11

7th Grade

Homework: 
1. Savvas: Lesson 7- Colonial Trade and Government -Due Friday

1.25 – Test – European Colonization of North America

8th Grade

  1. Andrew Johnson Reading -Due Wednesday
  2. Lesson 4 – Due Tomorrow
  3. 1.14 Test -Reconstruction

Homework for 1.7

7th Grade

Homework: Savvas: Lesson 6: Lesson Check: Colonial Society

 

8th Grade

Homework: Savvas: ​Lesson 4: The Aftermath of Reconstruction -Due Tomorrow

*1.14 Test -Reconstruction Era

**1.14 -Savvas: Writing Workshop

 

Homework for 1.4.21

7th Grade –

Homework:
1. Saavas: The Southern Colonies: Lesson Check  
​2. Work on Writing Workshop – Organizer

8th Grade

Homework:
1. Savvas: Lesson 4: The Aftermath of Reconstruction -Due Friday
2. Work on Writing Workshop Organizer -Research Paper due 1.14
   

 

 

Homework 12.14

8th Grade

Homework:
Savvas -Lesson 3 Reconstruction and Southern Society -Due Friday 12.18

7th Grade
Homework:
Savvas – The Middle Colonies -Due Wednesday 12.16               
Homework 12.3
7th Grade
*3-D Model: Plymouth Plantation (2 questions- Turn in Green Button)
*What hardships Did Colonists Face in Plymouth?
1. Reading Check

Homework 11.30

7th Grade

**Where Did the Dutch Establish New Netherland?
1. Geography Skills – (2 questions)
2. Reading Check – Recognize Mupltiple Causes

8th Grade

1. Lesson Check
2. Study for Test on Thursday

Homework 11.19

7th Grade

Homework:
1. Lesson Check – Lesson 1: Spanish Colonization

8th Grade

**Lincoln Delivers the Gettysburg Address
1. Reading Check – Draw Conclusions
**The Union Advances Into the South
1. Things to Know about Ulysses S. Grant -Critical Thinking
2. Analyze Images – Infer
3. Reading Check – Summarize

 

 

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Thursday, September 10, 2020

Welcome back to school! It was great meeting all of you! I’m looking forward to great first week. Please click the link for important information for the beginning of school. 7th grade info letter

**Starting Monday, September 14th students will be given their Chromebook. Please send in the Chromebook Loan form and internet use form. If these forms are not handed in you will NOT be given a Chromebook.

*** All homework, tests, and quizzes  will be posted on Google Classroom.

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