Monday, February 27, 2017

Writing:
Today I will... continue working on my superhero writing paper.
So I can... complete the rough draft of my paper.
I'll know I have it when... my rough draft is complete.








History:

Read this question and think of the answer.
Where did the delegates meet to write the new U.S. Constitution?
A. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
B. New York City, New York
C. Washington, D.C.
D. Richmond, Virginia

Homework: Study notecards, Unit Test tomorrow

TOC: None

1. Five minutes of quiet time
2. Review Stations

Friday, February 24, 2017

Writing:
Today I will... complete an editing sheet and my weekend exit ticket.
So I can... use grammar appropriately.
I'll know I have it when... I complete my assessment with a 70% or higher.











History:

Read this question and think of the answer.
Who was in charge of making sure the laws imposed by Great Britain were followed by the colonists?
A. Army
B. Governor
C. Legislature
D. Mayor

Homework: Study notecards, Unit Test on Tuesday

TOC p. 87: USI.7c James Monroe and the Monroe Doctrine

1. Five minutes of quiet time
2. Collect vocab boxes
3. James Monroe and the Monroe Doctrine
4. Formative Assessment about the presidents
5. Review

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Writing:
Today I will... complete my conclusion paragraph.
So I can... complete the rough draft of my paper.
I'll know I have it when... my rough draft is complete.








History:
Read this question and think of the answer.

Which colonial goods were usually exchanged for manufactured goods from England?
A. Gold
B. Slave labor
C. Crafts
D. Raw materials

Homework: Last four vocab boxes due tomorrow, Unit Test on Tuesday, Study notecards

TOC: None

1. Five minutes of quiet time
2. Five minutes of group notecard studying
3. "My President Project"
4. Exit Ticket
5. Review

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Writing:

Today I will... complete writing assessment on Interactive Achievement.

So I can... show what I have learned so far in writing class.
I'll know I have it when... I complete the assessment with a 70% or higher.








History:


Read this question and think of the answer.

After the French and Indian War-
A. Great Britain decided the colonies would pay taxes.
B. Great Britain decided to end the war with Spain.
C. Great Britain decided the colonies would no longer pay taxes.
D. Great Britain decided to go to war with Spain.

Homework: Last four vocab boxes due Friday, Unit Test on Tuesday, Study notecards


TOC: None


1. Five minutes of quiet time

2. BlendSpace Lesson with partner
3. Quiz - 3 questions with partner, 3 questions individual
4. Review

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Writing:
Today I will... continue to work on my super hero writing paper.
So I can... complete my introduction paragraph and add details to my story.
I'll know I have it when... I have both items finished.








History:

Read this question and think of the answer.
Who appointed colonial governors in the Thirteen Colonies?
A. The colonial legislature
B. The landowners
C. The king
D. The colonists

Homework: Last four vocab boxes due Friday, Unit Test on Tuesday, Study notecards

TOC: None

1. Five minutes of quiet time
2. Check completion of four vocabulary boxes
3. Five minutes to study notecards
4. Create presidential campaign poster
5. Exit ticket

Monday, February 20, 2017

Writing:
Today I will... review how and when to use commas.
So I can... practice using proper grammar.
I'll know I have it when... I complete my comma worksheet correctly.






History:

HAPPY PRESIDENT'S DAY!
Read this question and think of the answer.
The Pennsylvania colony was established to allow which group of people to worship as they wanted?
A. Debtors
B. Separatists
C. Quakers
D. Puritans

Homework: Study notecards, Unit Test next Tuesday; vocab boxes due tomorrow

TOC p. 86: US1.7c George Washington

1. Five minutes of quiet time
2. Study notecards
3. Complete Fill-in-the-blank 
4. Create and complete George Washington foldable

Friday, February 17, 2017

Today I will.....
complete my editing sheet and work on my introduction paragraph.
So I can.....
use proper grammar!
I'll know I have it when.....
I complete my editing sheet with a 70% or higher.





History:

Homework:  Vocab boxes due Tuesday

TOC:  None

1.  5 minutes quiet time
2.  Weekly Review
3.  Study note cards after you turn in your Weekly Review!
4.  Group discussion - Articles of Confederation, Constitution, and Bill of Rights.
5.  Formative assessment about the 3 documents above! 
6.  No exit ticket due to graded activities.  





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