Weekly outline

  • 21 August - 27 August

    Monday - Freshmen Academy Orientation

    Tuesday - Freshmen Academy Orientation

    Wednesday - Freshmen Academy Orientation

    Thursday - Freshmen Academy Orientation

    Friday -   Discuss classroom expectations.  Take our U.S. History Pre-Test.  Textbook Scavenger Hunt

  • 28 August - 3 September

    Monday - US map activity.  Map Glossary Notes

    Tuesday - Finish Map Glossary Notes.  Map practice

    Wednesday - Bellringer: Who discovered America?  Discussion on land bridge, Native Americans, Vikings, etc.  Columbus Notes and video

    Thursday -  Columbus SUBSEARCH activity.  Drive Thru History - "Discovery"

    Friday - Bellringer: What is colonization?  SSR - 15 minutes.  Lost Colony of Roanoke video clip and discussion.  Jamestown Notes

  • 4 September - 10 September

    Monday - NO SCHOOL

    Tuesday -Bellringer - review Jamestown.  Puritans, Pilgrims, and Quakers Notes.  Drive Thru History Video - "Pilgrims"

    Wednesday - Bellringer - Group Colonies.  Colonial Differences Chart.  13 Colonies Map

    Thursday -  Colonial Differences Cut and Paste activity.  2 Column Notes

    Friday - 13 Colonies Station Activity

  • 11 September - 17 September

    Monday - 13 Colonies Review Day.  9/11 Discussion and video

    Tuesday - 13 Colonies Test and Notebook Check

    Wednesday - Bellringer - What is revolution?  Discussion - French and Indian War.  Crash Course video on French and Indian War.  2 Column note activity

    Thursday - Bellringer - review French and Indian War.  Mercantilism Notes.  Drive Thru History video - "Boston and Beginnings of Revolution"

    Friday - Bellringer - review mercantilism.  SSR - 15 minutes.  Start on Tax Acts group project

  • 18 September - 24 September

    Monday - Tax Act projects and presentations

    Tuesday -  Finish Tax Acts presentations.  Start on American Revolution Vocabulary

    Wednesday - Bellringer - Tax Act Review.  Propaganda Notes.  Patriot/Loyalist video

    Thursday - American Revolution Guided Reading

    Friday - Tax Act Quiz.  SSR - 15 minutes.  Colonial Unity Notes

  • 25 September - 1 October

    Monday - America The Story of Us: Rebels Video

    Tuesday - Conflict Grows Mind Map  - with a partner

    Wednesday - Strengths and Weaknesses T-Charts.  Lexington and Concord Map

    Thursday - Revolutionary War Battles Station Activity

    Friday - George Washington SUBSEARCH.  Revolutionary War Battles Notes.  Scorecard activity

  • 2 October - 8 October

    Monday - Review day for American Revolution

    Tuesday - American Revolution Test and Notebook #2 Check

    Wednesday - Watch "The Patriot"

    Thursday - Parent Teacher Conferences

    FridayNo School

  • 9 October - 15 October

    Monday -NO SCHOOL

    Tuesday - Continue "The Patriot"

    Wednesday - Finish "The Patriot"

     Thursday - Bellringer - What is Government? Articles of Confederation PowerPoint Notes.  New America map.

    Friday -SSR - 15 minutes.  2 Column Notes pages 132-137

  • 16 October - 22 October

    Monday - Bellringer - review Articles

                         Articles of Confederation Guided Reading

    Tuesday - Shays's rebellion video and discussion

                         Constitutional Convention fish with a partner

    Wednesday -Ratifying the Constitution Notes

                                Hamilton vs Jefferson Cartoon activity

     Thursday -  Liberty: Making the Constitution video and questions 

    Friday - Ratification Activity in the Innovation Studio

     

  • 23 October - 29 October

    Monday - Bellringer - Half sheet. 

                         Hamilton and Jefferson Comparison Activity

                         3 Branches Diagram

    Tuesday - Checks and Balances Review

                          Real George Washington Video and Questions

    Wednesday - Constitution Notes

                                 Time to work on Vocabulary

    Thursday - Constitution Gallery Walk

                            2 Column Notes pages 140-144 and 146-149

    Friday - Enduring Plan of Government guided reading activity

  • 30 October - 5 November

    Monday - Bill of Rights Notes

                         Bill of Rights Picture Note activity

    Tuesday - New Nation Review Day

    Wednesday - New Nation Test and Notebook Check #3

    Thursday - A Growing Nation Vocabulary

    Friday - Changes in a Young Nation Guided Reading

  • 6 November - 12 November

    Monday - Manifest Destiny Notes/Picture Analysis

                         Louisiana Purchase Questions

                         2 Column Notes p.190-199             

    Tuesday - Bellringer - Review Louisiana Purchase/Manifest Destiny

                         War of 1812 Notes

                         Louisiana Purchase Map

    Wednesday - Lewis and Clark Expedition Journal Activity

    Thursday - Lewis and Clark Video and questions

    Friday - Think CERCA

                        

  • 13 November - 19 November

    Monday - War of 1812 Paragraph

                         Sectionalism , Nationalism, and Reform Notes

                         Differences WS

    Tuesday - Trails West Audio Questions

                         Trails West Notes

    Wednesday - Missouri Compromise and Jackson Notes

                                Chart of Treaties and Compromises

    Thursday - Missouri Compromise Map

                             Timeline

    Friday -  Dividing Nation Guided Reading

  • 20 November - 26 November

    Monday - Western Expansion quiz

                          2 Column Notes pages 212-229

    Tuesday - "Westward" Video and questions

    Wednesday - NO SCHOOL

    ThursdayNO SCHOOL

    Friday - NO SCHOOL

    • 27 November - 3 December

      Monday - Texas Independence Notes

                           Texas Independence Audio Questions

      Tuesday - Mexican American War Notes

                           Video Clip

                           Timeline

      Wednesday - Story Board Project

      Thursday - Story Board Project

      Friday - Review Day

    • 4 December - 10 December

      Monday -  Western Expansion Test

                            Notebook Check

      Tuesday - Causes of the Civil War Notes

                           Start Civil War vocabulary

      Wednesday - Underground Railroad video and questions

      Thursday - Outbreak of War Notes

                              Union vs Confederacy Gallery Walk

      Friday - Civil War Guided Reading

                      

    • 11 December - 17 December

      Monday - Who's on Who's side discussion and notes

                         Civil War Map

                         2 Column notes

      Tuesday - Civil War Battles Notes

                         Time to work on vocabulary

      Wednesday - Civil War Battles Station Activity

      Thursday - Listen to the Gettysburg Address

                           Reconstruction Notes

                           Reconstruction Audio questions

      Friday - Civil War Review Day

    • 18 December - 24 December

      Monday - Civil War Test

                           Notebook Check

      Tuesday - Final Exam Review

      Wednesday - Final Exam Review

      Thursday - FINAL EXAMS 4, 5, 6, 7

      Friday - FINAL EXAMS 1, 2, 3

      • 8 January - 14 January

        Monday - Teacher Institute Day

        Tuesday -  Industrialization Audio Questions

                               Rockefeller and Carnegie Biographies

        Wednesday -  Industrialization Notes 

                                     Note review sheet

                                     Video Clip

        Thursday - Labor and Industry Guided Reading

        Friday -  ALL SCHOOL TESTING

      • 15 January - 21 January

        Monday -NO SCHOOL    

        Tuesday -"Total Excess" video and questions

        Wednesday -Industrialization Picture Analysis Station Activity

        Thursday - Bellringer - review notes

                                Complete the Industrialization Train Group Activity

                                2 Column Notes

        Friday - Bellringer - Chart activity

                          Immigration PowerPoint Notes

                          Immigration Audio Questions

      • 22 January - 28 January

        Monday - "Cities" video and questions

        Tuesday - Immigration Guided Reading

        Wednesday - Industrialization and Immigration Create A Test

        Thursday - Industrialization and Immigration Create A Test

        Friday - 2 Column Notes pages 442-455

        • 29 January - 4 February

          Monday - Progressivism Notes

                               Progressivism Crash Course Video

          Tuesday - Bellringer - Review Progressivism

                                Progressivism Audio Questions

                                "The Jungle" excerpt

          Wednesday - Progressive President Station Activity

          Thursday - Progressivism Guided Reading

          Friday - Progressivism Vocabulary Activity

        • 5 February - 11 February

          Monday -  Imperialism Notes

                                Video Clip

          Tuesday - Imperialism Audio Questions

                               Imperialism Map

          Wednesday - Bellringer - review imperialism

                                      Imperialism 2 Column Note packet

          Thursday - Roosevelt's Impact Notes

                                  Spanish American War Video

                                  Imperialism Timeline

          Friday - Think CERCA

        • 12 February - 18 February

          Monday -Progressivism and Imperialism Quiz

                              Foreign Policy Activity

          Tuesday - Causes of World War I Notes

                               Finish Foreign Policy Activity

          Wednesday - Bellringer - review causes

                                      "The Great War" Video and questions

          Thursday - PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES

          Friday - NO SCHOOL

        • 19 February - 25 February

          Monday - NO SCHOOL

           Tuesday -  World War I Audio Questions

                                  World War I Map

          Wednesday - Bellringer - review causes

                                       US Involvement in WWI Notes

                                       Note Review

          Thursday -  World War I Guided Reading

          Friday - World War I Review Day

        • 26 February - 4 March

          Monday - Progressivism, Imperialism, WWI Test

          Tuesday -  Think CERCA

          Wednesday - Roaring 20's Video and Questions

          Thursday - Roaring 20's Notes Part 1

                                  Roaring 20's Note Review

          Friday - Roaring 20's 2 Column Note Packet

        • 5 March - 11 March

          Monday - NO SCHOOL

          TuesdayRoaring 20's Notes Part 2

                               Roaring 20's Notes Activity 

          Wednesday - Prohibition Warm Up

                                       Simpsons Episode

          Thursday -  Roaring 20's Guided Reading

          Friday - Al Capone Video and Questions

        • 12 March - 18 March

          Monday - Roaring 20's List, Group, Label Activity in groups

          Tuesday - Finish Roaring 20's List, Group, Label Activity in groups

          Wednesday - Harlem Renaissance Project

          Thursday - Finish Harlem Renaissance Project

          Friday - Field Trip/Mentoring Day

                                                 

        • 19 March - 25 March

          Monday - Roaring 20's Review Day

          Tuesday - Roaring 20's Test and Notebook Check

          Wednesday - Bellringer - What is the economy discussion

                                      Great Depression List, Group, Label Activity

          Thursday - Great Depression List, Group, Label Activity

          Friday - Great Depression 2 Column Notes

          • 26 March - 1 April

            Monday -     Bellringer

                                    Great Depression Notes - Part 1

                                     Great Depression Audio Questions

            Tuesday - Bellringer - review causes

                                  Great Depression Notes Part 2

                                  Timeline

            Wednesday - Great Depression Station Activity

            Thursday -  Great Depression Guided Reading

            Friday - NO SCHOOL

          • 2 April - 8 April

            SPRING BREAK!!!

            • 9 April - 15 April

              Monday -  What's the Deal with the New Deal Activity in the Innovation Studio

              Tuesday - ALL SCHOOL TESTING DAY

              Wednesday - Start "Cinderella Man"

              Thursday - Substitute - Great Depression packet

               Friday - Continue "Cinderella Man"

              • 16 April - 22 April

                Monday - Finish "Cinderella Man" and discussion

                Tuesday - Great Depression Review Day

                Wednesday - Great Depression Test

                                            Notebook Check

                Thursday - The Origins of World War II Guided Reading

                Friday -America the Story of Us: World War II Video and questions

                • 23 April - 29 April

                  Monday - World War II Dictator project

                  Tuesday - Presentations of World War II Dictators

                  Wednesday - World War II Begins Notes

                                              2 Column notes p.734-741

                  Thursday - Bellringer - Holocaust review

                                          Holocaust station activity

                                          Holocaust documentary clip

                  Friday - World War II Audio Questions Part 1

                                    Finish 2 Column Notes

                • 30 April - 6 May

                  Monday - U.S. Involvement in WWII Notes

                                       Finish 2 Column Notes p. 742-755

                  Tuesday - WWII Audio questions - Part 2

                                        WWII Map Packet

                  Wednesday - Origins of World War II guided reading

                  Thursday - WWII Battles Station Activity

                  Friday - WWII Virtual Field Trip

                • 7 May - 13 May

                  Monday - Atomic Bomb and End of the War Notes

                                      Video Clips             

                  Tuesday - WWII Review Sheet

                  Wednesday - WWII TEST and Notebook Check

                  Thursday - Cold War Origins Notes

                                          Cold War Audio Questions

                  Friday - Museum Field Trip

                • 14 May - 20 May

                  Monday - Cold War Video and questions

                                      Cold War 2 Column Notes

                  Tuesday - Cold War Quiz

                                       1950's Guided Reading

                  Wednesday - Korean War Notes

                                               Korean War Stations

                  Thursday - Kennedy's Cold War Notes

                                          Zapruder Film

                                          JFK Audio Questions

                  Friday - Vietnam Notes

                                    Vietnam Video

                • 21 May - 27 May

                  Monday - Vietnam Guided Reading

                  Tuesday - Vietnam Quiz

                                        "The Murder of Emmett Till" Video and Questions

                  Wednesday - Civil Rights Notes with video clips - Part 1

                  Thursday - Civil Rights Notes with video clips - Part 2

                  Friday - Modern America Station Activity

                • 28 May - 3 June

                  Monday - NO SCHOOL

                  Tuesday -   Civil Rights Quiz

                                          Final Exam Review

                  Wednesday -  Final Exam Review

                  Thursday - Final Exam Review

                  Friday - Final Exams 1, 2, 7

                  • 4 June - 10 June

                    Monday - Final Exams 3, 4, 5, 6

                    Tuesday - SUMMER VACATION STARTS!!!

                    Wednesday - 

                    Thursday -

                    Friday -