2017-2018 Daily Lesson Plans Thursday, August 17th Welcome Back to School!!!
Groupwork expectations and activity
Friday, August 18th Sorry, I will be out today. I am moving my youngest daughter to college!!!
Review: American the Story of Us Video
Monday, August 21st
Practice Groupwork/partner activity
Sign up for Remind-see homework website
Tuesday, August 22nd
Timeline Activity: students will create a public and personal timeline. These need to be completed by class time Wednesday. The HOMEWORK portion at the bottom of the page does not need to be completed. We will work on that Wednesday.
Wednesday, August 23rd
Share Timeline Activity
Thursday, August 24th
Review Fire Drill Procedure
small group/whole class discussion: Which one is History?" Student need to turn in completed timelines today
Friday, August 25th
Collaborative Reasoning Expectations
Monday, August 28th
Tuesday, August 29th
Wednesday, August 30th
Primary and Secondary notes
Practice: students will examine a list and determine whether it is a primary or secondary source
Thursday, August 31st
Primary and Secondary Source Activity: student groups will examine 9 documents. They will collaborate and decided if it is primary or secondary and what is the document type
Friday, September 1st
Reading Like a Historian Reconstruction: student groups will examine constitutional amendments, a Black Code, a personal account of a former slave, and other documents to answer the question: “Were African Americans free during Reconstruction?"
Labor Day – No School: Have a safe and enjoyable holiday
Tuesday, September 5th
Finish Reading Like a Historian Reconstruction:
6:30 pm CURRICULUM NIGHT – hope to see you!
Wednesday, September 6th
Reading Like a Historian Reconstruction: Whole class discussion - turn in for grade
introduction to Geography Challenge - Migration and Industry
Thursday, September 7th
Geography Challenge - Migration and Industry: Students will read and interpret maps to learn about the relationship between the development of transportation systems (the railroad) and patterns of development, migration, and settlement. They annotate a map and answer guiding questions.
Friday, September 8th
We will finish and discuss Geography Challenge - Migration and Industry - turn in for grade
Monday, September 11th
Turn in Ch. 23 Geography Challenge
Rebuilding Ground Zero
Tuesday, September 12th
Preview to "Tensions in the West"
Read section 1
H.W. Read sections 2-3-complete notes and vocabulary
Wednesday, September 13th
Finish section 3
Discuss and share section 2 & 3
Vocabulary handout: begin working on vocab for section 2 & 3
Thursday, September 14th
Vocab section 2 & 3
Read section 4: Railroad Workers
Complete section 4 matrix
Friday, September 15th
Section 4 Vocabulary
Transcontinental Railroad video: Union and Central Pacific
Monday, September 18th
Finish section 4 Vocabulary
Finish Transcontinental Railroad video
Discuss what we learned about the Transcontinental Railroad workers