Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Wednesday February 14th, 2018

HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY!

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AGENDA

*We are going to start with an Open-Note Quiz. You can use the Hamilton/Jefferson Chart on the quiz. Be sure this chart is turned in when you have finished your quiz!

*You are going to do a reading titled "The Parties Begin" and answer some comprehension questions that follow. This can be found on Google Classroom and will be due at the end of class. 

HOMEWORK

*Finish Comprehension Questions if not finished in class. They will be due by Midnight on Tuesday February 20th! 

And have an Excellent long weekend!

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday February 13th, 2018

HAPPY TORTELLINI DAY!

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AGENDA

*You are going to work on a Washington D.C. Scavenger Hunt today! There will be lots of questions, and lots of searching :) Have fun!

HOMEWORK

*Open-Note Quiz on Hamilton/Jefferson tomorrow!!


Monday, February 12, 2018

Monday February 12, 2018

HAPPY PLUM PUDDING DAY (Whatever it is, it does´t look too appetizing...)

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AGENDA

*Today we are going to start with a short Political Party Survey to see if you tend to have more Democratic beliefs, or more Republican beliefs. 

*You will be completing the Jefferson side of the Hamilton/Jefferson Chart. This must be completed by the end of the class period. You will use this chart on Wednesday for a short open-note quiz

HOMEWORK

*Get some quality Olympic watching in! Go Team USA!

*Hamilton/Jefferson Open-Note Quiz- Wednesday!


Friday, February 9, 2018

Friday February 9th. 2018

NATIONAL PIZZA DAY!!! BEST DAY EVER!

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AGENDA

*Today you have three things to accomplish...

1. Finish your Think Like a Historian and Constructed Response

2. Watch the EdPuzzle titled ¨Emerging Politics¨- A link to this can be found on Google Classroom

3. Complete the Hamilton/Jefferson Grid (You will only be completing the Hamilton portion of the grid today)- This can be found on Google Classroom

HOMEWORK

*Finish anything you did not finish in class!

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Thursday February 8th, 2018

NATIONAL FLY A KITE DAY

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AGENDA

*You are going to start by completing ¨Think Like a Historian¨ for Washington´s Farewell Address. You will be able to use your annotations from yesterday. This will be graded as an assessment grade.

*When you are done, you will go to Google Classroom and watch the Ed. Puzzle on Political Parties and answer the questions along the way.

HOMEWORK

*No Homework today!

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday February 7th, 2018

NATIONAL FETTUCCINE ALFREDO DAY!

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AGENDA

*Today we are going to do a close reading of George Washington's Farewell Address, which he wrote before he stepped down from being president. We are going to take a look at one portion of his speech and annotate the text and summarize each paragraph. We will work through part of the speech together, and you will complete the rest on your own

HOMEWORK

*No Homework tonight :)

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Tuesday February 6th, 2018

HAPPY FROZEN YOGURT DAY!

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AGENDA

*We are going to start by taking a look at an article titled "About Being President" This will discuss George Washington's early years as president and the precedents that he set. We will read this together, and then you will learn a new technique for summarizing the article. 

*You are going to take a look at a Comic Strip titled "Launching the New Government" and you will answer a series of questions that go along with the comic strip. This can be found on Google Classroom

HOMEWORK

*Finish  "Launching the New Government" Comic Strip and questions if not finished in class!