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Conference Week, School out at 1:20


All needed PDFs are posted on Google classroom

Week's Agenda

Monday: Veterans' Day No School

Tuesday: Articles Two and Three of the Constitution

Wednesday: Bill Of Rights

Thursday: Test Corrections

Friday:Guest Speeker

Upcoming Dates:

Current Event #3 Due November 14th (NEXT WEDNESDAY)


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First FULL Week of November!


All needed PDFs are posted on Google classroom

Week's Agenda

Monday: Vocab #4 on Google Classroom

Tuesday: Articles of Confederation Walk Around Notes

Wednesday: Great Compromise (Red Textbook page 126-128)

Thursday: Preamble and Vocab Ring Words

Friday:Article One of Constitution Notes

Upcoming Dates:

Current Event #3 Due November 14th (NEXT WEDNESDAY)


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RED RIBBON WEEK


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Week's Agenda

Monday RED SHIRT: Revolution Presentations

Tuesday SPORTS WEAR: Revolution Presentations

Wednesday HALLOWEEN: America The Story of US Revolution

Thursday TWIN DAY: Revolution Study Guide

Friday SUPERHERO: Revolution Test

Upcoming Dates:

Current Event #3 Due November 14th (WEDNESDAY)


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Road to Revolution


All needed PDFs are posted on Google classroom

Week's Agenda

Monday: Finish Road to Revolution Slides

Tuesday: George III/ Washington Bubble Map

Wednesday-Thursday: Declaration of Independence

Friday: Revolution Battles Notes, Hashtags, and Pictures

Upcoming Dates:

Current Event #2 Due October 17th (WEDNESDAY)

October 17th Picture Make-Ups


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Boston Massacre


All needed PDFs are posted on Google classroom

Week's Agenda

Monday: Conflict In The Colonies Flip Chart (finish)

Tuesday: America The Story Of Us Rebels

Wednesday- Friday: Boston Massacre Court Case (case held on Tuesday (10/2)

Upcoming Dates:

Current Event #2 Due October 17th

October 17th Picture Make-Ups


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Conflict In The Colonies


All needed PDFs are posted on Google classroom

Week's Agenda

Monday: Conflict In The Colonies Movie Posters

Tuesday: Conflict In The Colonies Movie Posters (Due at 12am)

Wednesday: French and Indian War Walk Around Notes

Thursday: Taxation Notes

Friday: Taxation Flip Chart

Upcoming Dates:

Current Event #2 Due October 17th

October 17th Picture Make-Ups


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Labor Day!


All needed PDFs are posted on Google classroom

Week's Agenda

Monday: LABOR DAY

Tuesday: Mayflower Compact Annotation (Handout) and New England Colony Notes (INB 12)

Wednesday: New England Colony Economy and Education (Handout)

Thursday: Middle Colonies (INB 13-15)

Friday: Menu day

Upcoming Dates:

YELLOW INB Due September 11th

Chapter 2.1-2.3 Test September 11th

Current Event #1 Due September 12th

September 11th and October 17th Picture Make-Ups


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Let's Start History!!!!


SPORTS PHYSICALS WEDNESDAY AT 6PM

August 27-31

Week's Agenda

Monday: 13 Colonies Notes and Vocab Ring Creation (Vocab on Google Classroom)

Tuesday: Virginia Walk Around Notes

Wednesday: Southern Colonies Notes

Sports Physicals @6pm

Thursday: Nightmare in Jamestown

Friday: Mayflower Compact

Upcoming Dates:

Wednesday August 29th Sports Physicals

September 11th and October 17th Picture Make-Ups


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First Full Week


Welcome to the First FULL Week of School

August 20th-24th

Week's Agenda

Monday: Human Geography Annotation

Tuesday: Human Geography Annotation GET CHROMEBOOK FORMS SIGNED ASAP

Wednesday: Land Forms Assignment and Chromebook Distribution

Thursday: Scavenger Hunt

Back To School Night Starting At 6PM

Friday: Current Event #1 (Google Classroom and NewsELA)

Upcoming Dates:

Wednesday August 29th Sports Physicals

September 11th and October 17th Picture Make-Ups


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First Week


Welcome to the First Week of School!!!

Week's Agenda

Monday: No School

Tuesday: No School

Wednesday: Introduction, Start Nameplate Activity, and go over Syllabus (signed due Friday)

Thursday: Finish Nameplate Activity (due Friday)

Friday: What YOU Know Geography Quiz


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Almost Spring Break!


Spring Break Friday 3/30-4/8

Week's Agenda

Monday: Mexican American War Hook and Background Essay Annotation

Tuesday: Settlers Move West

Wednesday: Chapter 9 and 10 Review

Thursday: Chapter 9 and 10 Test

Friday: SPRING BREAK!!

Useful Links and Reminders

Current Event DUE May 2nd

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom


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Expansion!


Current Events Due Next Week

Week's Agenda

Monday: Jackson and Trail of Tears Notes

Tuesday: Manifest Destiny

Wednesday: Texas Revolution

Thursday: Westward Movie Notes

Friday: Gold Rush

Useful Links and Reminders

Current Event DUE WEDNESDAY

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom


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Wrapping Up Monroe!


Mrs. Dexter will be talking with students THIS WEEK about their courses for NEXT YEAR

Week's Agenda

Monday: Monroe Doctrine Notes

WALK AROUND NOTES

Tuesday: American System Red Book Notes

Wednesday: Missouri Compromise

Thursday: Chapter 7 and 8 Review

Friday: Chapter 8 Test

Useful Links and Reminders

Current Event DUE March 21st

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom


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O'er The Ramparts We Watch...


Course Selections Due TUESDAY

Week's Agenda

Monday: War of 1812 Google Classroom Notes

BLUE BOOK PAGES

Tuesday: War of 1812 Google Classroom Notes

Wednesday: Chapter 8 Vocabulary Google Classroom

Thursday: War of 1812 PBS Documentary

Friday: Patriotic Songs Group Activity

Useful Links and Reminders

Current Event DUE Wednesday

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom


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Lewis and Clark!


High School Counselors Visit WEDNESDAY

Week's Agenda

Monday: NO SCHOOL

Tuesday: Lewis and Clark Nat Geo Movie

Wednesday: CURRENT EVENT DUE. High School Counselors Presentation and Class Selection

Counselors Website

Course Description

Thursday: Lewis and Clark/Territory Map Notes

Friday: Lewis and Clark Google Classroom Activity

Useful Links and Reminders

Current Event DUE Wednesday

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom


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Jefferson's Presidency


OPEN INTERACTIONS QUIZ Friday

Week's Agenda

Monday: NO SCHOOL

Tuesday: Jefferson Vocab On Google Classroom

Wednesday: Jefferson Notes On Google Classroom

Thursday: Jefferson Interactions

Friday: Jefferson Quiz

Useful Links and Reminders

Current Event DUE Wednesday February 21st

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom


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Wrapping up our first two presidents!


OPEN NOTE QUIZ Monday and Test (WITH NOTECARD) Friday

Week's Agenda

Monday: Open Note Quiz on Washington/Jefferson/Hamilton

Tuesday: John Adams Administration (pages 14-15)

Wednesday: French Revolution (page 16) using Crash Course

Thursday: Chapter 6 Review and 3X5 notecard for test

Friday: Chapter 6 "Launching the Nation" Test (may use 3X5 note card both sides)

Useful Links and Reminders

Current Event DUE Wednesday February 21st

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom


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Semester 2 Begins


OPEN NOTE QUIZ Monday February 5th

Week's Agenda

Monday: Promotion and School Expectations

Tuesday: Washington's Farewell Address Annotation (page 8)

Wednesday: Washington's Farewell Address notes (page 9)

Thursday: Hamilton/Jefferson debate about the banks Annotation (pages 10-12)

Friday: Hamilton/Jefferson Venn Diagram (page 13)

Washington and Hamilton/Jefferson Notes

Useful Links and Reminders

Current Event DUE Wednesday February 21st

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom


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First FULL week of the year!


Grades close This Friday SEMESTER ONE REPORT CARDS If you need to do test reflections, THIS is the test

Week's Agenda

Monday: Finish Filming (last day)

Tuesday: Chapter 6 packet creation. Vocab (INB page 6-7 ) using textbook pages 196-215

Wednesday: Mrs. Dexter Career Cruising. Videos Due! Current Event #4 Due!

Thursday: Washington's Presidency (google classroom document)

Friday: Watch student videos

Useful Links and Reminders

Current Event DUE WEDNESDAY

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom


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Martin Luther King Jr Day!


Grades close the 26th for SEMESTER ONE REPORT CARDS If you need to do test reflections, THIS is the test

Week's Agenda

Monday: No School (Martin Luther King Jr Day)

Tuesday: Start filming OR work on scripts

Wednesday: No Filming, Sub day, working on Current Events (due next Wed)

Thursday: Work on filming

Friday: Work on filming

Useful Links and Reminders

Current Event DUE January 24th

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom

Class Codes


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Happy New Year! Bonne Année! Feliz Año Nuevo!


Grades close the 26th for SEMESTER ONE REPORT CARDS If you need to do test reflections, THIS is the test

Week's Agenda

Monday: No School (Teacher Workday)

Tuesday: First Day Back!!! Video Project Introduction (Scripts Due Friday)

Wednesday: Chromebooks!!!

Thursday: Work on Scripts

Friday: Finish Scripts (Due TODAY)

Useful Links and Reminders

Current Event DUE January 24th

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom

Class Codes



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LAST WEEK OF THE CALENDAR YEAR!!


Preamble Memorization due DEC 20TH THIS WEDNESDAY!!!!

PACKETS DUE THURSDAY

Week's Agenda

Monday: Finish up Bill of Rights Posters (Due Thursday) and GET CHROMEBOOK SIGNATURES SIGNED ASAP

Tuesday: Review for Test Tomorrow

Wednesday: Test (you ARE allowed to use your note cards) and Turn in Missing Work

Thursday: Amnesty Day (catch up!)

Friday: NO SCHOOL WINTER BREAK!!!

Useful Links and Reminders

Current Event DUE January 24th

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom

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Bill of Rights!


Preamble Memorization due DEC 20TH

Week's Agenda

Monday: Article 3 (SUB DAY)

Tuesday: Checks and Balances Pamphlet (page 22) using textbook pages 145-146

Wednesday: Checks and Balances Pamphlet wrap up

Thursday: Bill of Rights annotation (page 23)

Friday: Bill of Rights Poster (due next Thursday) and Survey on Google Classroom

Useful Links and Reminders

Current Event DUE January 24th

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom

Class Codes:

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US Constitution!


Week's Agenda

Monday: Chapter 4 Quiz OPEN NOTE

Tuesday: Preamble to the US Constitution (page 17) Memorization due DEC 20TH and Flip chart Definitions (page 16)

Wednesday: Chapter 5 Constitution Vocabulary (page 24) CURRENT EVENT DUE

Thursday: Constitution Article One [Legislative Branch] notes (pages 18-19)

Friday: Constitution Articles Two and Three [Executive and Judicial Branches] notes (pages 20-21) GRADES CLOSE FOR PROGRESS REPORTS

Useful Links and Reminders

Preamble Memorization due DEC 20TH

Current Event DUE THIS WEEK WEDNESDAY DEC 6th

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom

Class Codes:

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Forming a Government


Week's Agenda

Monday: Packet Creation and Vocabulary (Packet page 10) using Textbook pages 114-135

Tuesday: Articles of Confederation Walk Around Notes and sentences (pages 4-5)

Wednesday: Northwest Ordinance Notes (pages 6-7)

Thursday: Shays's Rebellion notes (page 8)

Friday: Great Compromise (page 9)

Useful Links and Reminders

Open Note Quiz on MONDAY

Current Event DUE NEXT WEEK WEDNESDAY DEC 6th

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom

Class Codes:

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Essay Final Draft


My Annotated Notes on the Rough Draft Graphic Organizer. Please Use :)


Week's Agenda

Monday: Finish Conclusion Paragraph

Tuesday: Start Typing

Wednesday: Continue Typing

Thursday: Finish Typing Essay (due on Google Classroom)

Friday: Test Corrections and Turn In Missing Work


Useful Links and Reminders

ESSAY DUE NOV 15th, typed,12pt font, double spaced, and submitted on Google Classroom

Current Event DUE WEDNESDAY DEC 6th

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom

Class Codes:

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Essay Rough Draft


Week's Agenda

Monday: Review Documents, "Should they quit" yes or no sheet, and Thesis creation (page 10)

Tuesday: Essay Rough Draft creation, work on Introduction and Body Paragraph One (pages 1-2)

My Annotated Notes on the Rough Draft Graphic Organizer. Please Use :)

Wednesday: Work on Body Paragraphs Two and Three (pages 3-4)

Thursday: Work on Body Paragraphs Two and Three (pages 3-4) and start Conclusion (page 5)

Friday: NO SCHOOL VETERANS DAY!!


Useful Links and Reminders

ESSAY DUE NOV 15th, typed,12pt font, double spaced, and submitted on Google Classroom

Current Event DUE WEDNESDAY DEC 6th

CNN Student News

Class YouTube

Google Classroom

Class Codes:

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Document Based Questions and a Test


Monday: Revolution Review for test tomorrow (pages 18-19)

Tuesday: Revolution chapter 3 Test (may use Vocab Ring)

Wednesday: Valley Forge DBQ introduction, packet creation, and Background essay (page 4-5)

Thursday: Documents C and D annotation and questions (pages 8-9)

Friday: Documents A and B annotation and questions (pages 6-7)

Useful Links

Current Event DUE WEDNESDAY DEC 6th

CNN Student News

Class YouTube


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Battles of the REVOLUTION


Hello!

Monday: Declaration of Independence Annotation and Walk-around Notes

Tuesday: Revolutionary Battles (page 15-17) Battle Notes

Wednesday: Revolutionary Battles (page 15-17)

Thursday: Review Pages (pages 18-19)

Friday: America The Story Of Us Revolution (page 20)

Useful Links

Current Event DUE WEDNESDAY OCT 25th

CNN Student News

Class YouTube


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Declare Independence!!!


Hello!

Monday: Beginnings of Revolution part 1(textbook pages 78-81) packet page 9

Tuesday: Beginnings of the Revolution part 2 (textbook pages 83-85) packet page 11

Wednesday: Common Sense (additional resources) packet page 12

Thursday: Open Note Quiz (use pages 9 and 11)

Friday:Declaration of Independence Annotation packet page 13

Useful Links

Current Event DUE WEDNESDAY OCT 25th

CNN Student News

Class YouTube


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Native People and Columbus Day


Hello!

Monday: No School

Tuesday: Chapter 2 Review for Test (you may use a 3X5 note-card)

Wednesday: Conflict in the Colonies Test

Thursday: Make up day/Menu

Test reflections (Test Questions)

Current Event (Newsela) DUE OCT 25th Make sure to print and annotate AS WELL AS answer the questions

Work on Blue Packet DUE YESTERDAY

Makeup Quizzes/Tests

Friday: American Revolution Packet Creation and Vocab using Textbook


CNN Student News


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Almost to the Revolution!!


Hello!

Monday: Conflict in the Colonies Flip Book Notes (Stamp and Townshend Acts) [page 15]

Tuesday: Conflict in the Colonies Flip Book Notes (Boston Massacre, Tea Party, and Intolerable Acts) [Page 15]

Wednesday: Conflict in the Colonies Text Notes [Pages 16]

Thursday: Boston Massacre HSI Introduction [Pages 17-19]

Friday: Boston Massacre HSI Investigation [Pages 17-19]

NOTE: CJSF Applications due date: ASAP

CNN Student News


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Fifth Week of School!


Hello!

Monday: Conflict in the Colonies Packet Creation and Vocab (Page 9)

Tuesday: Movie Posters (Pages 10-12)

Wednesday: Finish Movie Posters (Pages 10-12)

Thursday: French and Indian War Notes (Page 13)

Friday: Start Conflict in the Colonies Notes (pages 14-16)

NOTE: Mixed Bags fundraiser goes until September 21st (Thursday!)

Also, CJSF is meeting in room 214 at lunch on Thursday. (Applications due date TBA)

CNN Student News


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Colonies


It's Raining!!

Monday: Continue Work on Middle Colonies (pages 16-18)

Tuesday: Venn Diagram Study Guide (page 20)

Wednesday: Colonies Test

Thursday: Current Event Newsela Set up

Friday: George Washington Annotation

NOTE: Mixed Bags fundraiser goes until September 21st (next Thursday!)


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Labor Day!


Happy Labor Day!

Monday: No School, Labor Day!

Tuesday: Nightmare in Jamestown Notes (page 19)

Wednesday: New England Colony Textbook Notes (page 13) using pages 42-47 in your HOLT textbook

Thursday: New England Economy and Education Notes (page 14) and billboard interactions (page 15) using pages 47 and 48 in your HOLT textbook

Friday: Middle Colonies (pages 16-18) using pages 9-51 in your HOLT textbook. We will finish on Monday

NOTE: Sports Physicals are Wednesday from 5:45-7pm


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First Full Week Of School


First full week of school!!! Yeah!

Monday: Current Events Introduction using ETC Portal and NewsELA (Directions on how to join NewsELA)

Tuesday: Colonization INB creation and VOCAB (page 6)

Wednesday: Colony of Virginia Walk Around Notes (pages 8 and 9)

Thursday: BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT Southern Colonies Notes and Interactions (pages 10 and 11)

Friday: Mayflower Compact activity (page 12)

NOTE: Remember Back To School Night is THIS Thursday at 6PM!!


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Welcome Back To School!!!!


I am so excited for the new school year and to get to know all of you! This website is going to be your main resource for what we are doing in class, additional copies of INBs or class resources, and a comprehensive list of ALL VOCAB FOR THE YEAR! If You can't find what you're looking for on the Home screen, try scrolling down to resources at the bottom. Good Luck!

Monday: No School!

Tuesday: No School!

Wednesday: First Day of School! Make sure to get your Syllabus signed by Friday (Simplified Version)

Thursday: Name Plates (Finish at home)

Friday: What you know Geography QUIZ. Syllabus Due.

NOTE: