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Assignments

Bimester 2, Week 2....Oct 20 - Oct 21

  • •due Mon• Colony Test (View Study Guide). Hand in notepacket and paragraph about which colony you would chose to settle in.
  • •due Tues• Postcard assignment from back of notepacket.
  • •due Wed• No new homework.
  • •due Thur• Finish ISN 0501: Chapter Introduction (View in MS Word ).
  • •due Fri• No school! Teacher Workshop.

Bimester 2, Week 3....October 27 - October 31

  • •due Mon• Read and complete metaphor notes for sections 5.2 and 5.3.
  • •due Tues• Describe and explain terms from term list from sections 5.1 to 5.3.
  • •due Wed• Read and complete metaphor notes for sectins 5.4 and 5.5.
  • •due Thur• Read and complete metaphor notes for sectins 5.6 and 5.7.
  • •due Fri• Complete Sequencing Review Worksheet from class: (Download in MS Word) .Test! Current Events (View Topics in MS Word) and Chapter 5: Towards Independence (Study Guide).

Bimester 2, Week 4....Nov 3- Nov 7

  • •due Mon• No new homework.
  • •due Tues• No new homework.
  • •due Wed• Town Meeting Preparation: Nameplate, Propaganda, Ideas.
  • •due Thur• Loyalist vs. Patriot debate (see back of notepakcet). Town Meeting Preparation: Nameplate, Propaganda, Ideas.
  • •due Fri• No new homework.

Bimester 2, Week 5....Nov 10- Nov 14

  • •due Mon• No new homework.
  • •due Tues• Chapter 6 Introduction Parts 1 and 2 (View in MS Word).
  • •due Wed• NO SCHOOL: Parent Teacher Conferences.
  • •due Thur• Finish Chapter 6 Readings and Notes.
  • •due Fri• Chapter 6 Test.

Bimester 2, Week 6....Nov 18 - Nov 21

  • •due Mon• NO SCHOOL: Parent Teacher Conferences.
  • •due Tues• No new homework.
  • •due Wed• No new homework.
  • •due Thur• Rough Draft of Children's Version of Declaration of Independence.
  • •due Fri• Final Draft Due.

Readings

    • "Chapter 5: Towards Independence." History Alive! The United States. New York: National Curriculum Institute, 2002.
    • Paine, Thomas. Common Sense. Philadelphia: printed. And sold by W. and T. Bradford [1776]; Bartleby.com, 1999. www.bartleby.com/133/. [November 13, 2008].
    • The United States Declaration of Indpendence

Assessment

    • Chapter 5 Test (Friday October 31).
    • Participation in an Independence Debate (Nov. 5 and 6)
    • Written dialogue between a Loyalist and a Patriot (Nov. 6)
    • Chapter 6 Test (Friday, Nov. 14).
    • Illustrated Children's Version of the Declaration of Independence (Nov. 21).

Enrichment

 

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