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Thursday, 11/7/19: Reconstruction paragraph - Success or Failure?

Monday, 11/11/19: Complete two articles from SW #31 - "Exit Slavery, Enter Racism," p. 3 and Time line on p.4

Tuesday, 11/12/19: IXL P-2; Reconstruction test on Thursday.

Wednesday, 11/13/19: Reconstruction test tomorrow.

Thursday, 11/14/19: Print out Ch. 28.

 Wednesday, 11/20/19: Civil Rights Project (due 11/27) - Look over the worksheet (front and back) on how to write a news report.  Then, check out some online newspapers - egs. NY Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, The Record - so you can see how the articles are written.

Thursday, 11/21/19: Work on Civil Rights Project. Share information with your partner using the Google docs newspaper template.

***PRINT CH. 16 (CIVIL WAR) BY MONDAY, DECEMBER 2.***

Monday, 11/25/19:

  • Civil Rights Project due Wednesday, 11/17/19.
  • Know geography of US by Monday, 12/2/19.

​Wenesday, 11/27/19: Be sure to print out Ch. 16 for Monday, and have a HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

Monday, 12/2/19: Go over notes, Ch. 16, section 1.

Tuesday, 12/3/2019: Know Ch. 16, section 1.

Wednesday, 12/4/19: Read section 2, pp. 516-521 of chapter 16.

Thursday, 12/5/19: hunley.org - read History (Hunley Sinkings and History is Made; read They Mystery (Overview, Evidence, Theories)

Monday, 12/9/ 19:

  • Read over SW #28; study notes Ch. 16, III.
  • For next Monday, 12/16 - know map which we did in class today. 
  • IXL (due Thursday, 12/12) O 1-2

​I apologize for not posting yesterday's homework, but my Internet was down.

Wednesday, 12/11/19: Know Ch. 16, sections 2-3

Thursday, 12/12/19: Gettysburg Address - highlight repeated words (not articles) and IXL O-5. Test on Civil War next Thursday. ****Know US PHYSICAL MAP INFORMATION FOR MONDAY, 12/16.

Monday, 12/16/19:

  • IXL, O-3, by tomorrow, O-4 by Wednesday. Test on Civil War on Thursday.
  • Know map of US states by 1/6/20.
  • PRINT CH. 18 BY JANUARY 2, 2020 .

​Wednesday, 12/18/19: Test on Civil War tomorrow.

Thursday, 1/2/20: Complete highlighting Ch. 18, Section I notes (takes you throuygh the Transcontinental RR). Read textbook, pp. 587-592. Be prepared to answer questions on p. 592.

REMINDER: On December 16, you were assigned knowing the map of US states by Monday, January 6.

Monday, 1/6/2020:

  • Ch. 18, read, take notes on pp. 586-592; study notes.
  • GEOGRAPHY: Regional brochure due 1/21; complete colorin in map of US regions. Know regions.

​Tuesday, 1/7/2020: Pony Express article; study notes.

Wednesday, 1/8/2020: Study for exams.

Thursday, 1/9/2020: Due Monday, 1/13 - Ch. 18 Student Resources

  • Enrichment : Custer Bio; Primary Source Battle of Little Bighorn
  • Section Resources: Section 2

​Monday, 1/13 - Thursday, 1/16: Study for exams. Print Chapters 19 and 20 by Tuesday, 1/21.