Social Studies (7B) / Sept. 11 – Sept. 15

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK QUIZ/TEST/PROJECT
Mon. Sept. 11, 2017 Unit 1 / Lesson 5 – Ancient Americans

Learn how early American civilizations developed

Daily Task: Answer the Main Idea question and discuss the answer with the class.

HW: No HW

 
Tues. Sept. 12, 2017 Unit 1 / Lesson 5 – Ancient Americans

Learn how early American civilizations developed

Daily Task: Answer the Main Idea question and discuss the answer with the class.

HW: No HW

 
Wed. Sept. 13, 2017 No Class – PM Schedule No Class  
Thurs. Sept. 14, 2017 NO SCHOOL

INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY

NO SCHOOL  
Fri. Sept. 15, 2017 NO SCHOOL

INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY

NO SCHOOL  
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Social Studies 7B / Sept. 4 – Sept. 8

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK QUIZ/TEST/PROJECT
Mon. Sept. 4, 2017 Unit 1 / Lesson 4 – People and the Land

Identify natural forces and human activities that affect the land.

Daily Task: Answer the Main Idea question and discuss the answer with the class.

HW: No HW

 
Tues. Sept. 5, 2017 Unit 1 / Lesson 4 – People and the Land

Review Lesson 4 concepts.

*Bring your device!*

Daily Task: Answer the Main Idea question and discuss the answer with the class.

HW: No HW

Lesson 4 Online Quiz
Wed. Sept. 6, 2017

Unit 1 / Lesson 5 – Ancient Americans

Identify when the first people arrived to the Americas.

Daily Task: Answer the Main Idea question and discuss the answer with the class.

HW: No HW

 
Thurs. Sept. 7, 2017 Unit 1 / Lesson 5 – Ancient Americans

Learn how early American civilizations developed

Daily Task: Answer the Main Idea question and discuss the answer with the class.

HW: No HW

 
Fri. Sept. 8, 2017 Unit 1 / Lesson 5 – Ancient Americans

Learn how early American civilizations developed

Daily Task: Answer the Main Idea question and discuss the answer with the class.

HW: No HW

 

Social Studies / Aug. 06 – Aug. 10

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK QUIZ/TEST/PROJECT
Mon. Aug. 7, 2017 Summer Holiday

NO SCHOOL

NO SCHOOL  
Tues. Aug. 8, 2017 Summer Holiday

NO SCHOOL

NO SCHOOL  
Wed. Aug. 9, 2017 bigstock-Welcome-back-to-school-Vector-48181301

Introduction to Social Studies

  1. Discuss Class Rules
  2. Discuss grading policy
  3. Create first teams

Social Studies Introduction Letter

Social Studies Intro Letter 2017-2018.docx

Daily Task: Help create the class rules and create the first teams

HW: No HW

 
Thurs. Aug. 10, 2017 General Concepts

  1. Science
  2. Sociology
Daily Task: Research concepts

HW: No HW

 
Fri. Aug. 11, 2017 Mini Mystery – http://kids.mysterynet.com/solveit/solveit028/

Find your Strengths – http://www.literacynet.org/mi/assessment/findyourstrengths.html

Daily Task: Play the game

HW: No HW

 

Social Studies

We will conclude our unit on “immigration.” We will review for the test for Friday, March 4.

HW: Engrade QUIZ/ STUDY, Due: Thursday, March 3

 

Links to articles

5 facts about illegal immigration in the U.S.

http://www.migrationpolicy.org/programs/data-hub/charts/largest-immigrant-groups-over-time

Social Studies 7

We will continue with the topic of immigration in the USA.

HW: Revised essay (Due Friday, Feb 26)

 

STUDY FOR TEST 1 – March 4

(Below you will find some key concepts and ideas you should be familiar with. This is by NO means a complete list – refer to your notes from our class discussions, classworks, homeworks, and handouts)

 

Three branches of government, checks and balances, oligarchy, Federalists vs Anti-Federalists, Criticisms of the Constitution, Immigration Reform,  Indenture Servitude, Nativism, Ethnocentrism, Manifest Destiny, American Dream)