Monday, January 26, 2015

                                       Monday, January 26________________
"If your bed is 'typical', there are 6 million dust mites living there!
 
PASS BACK...DISCUSS FINALS
 
NOTEBOOKS NEW TITLE PAGE:
Bold and Beautiful
 
2nd SEMESTER STARTS NOW:
*Re-supply...new spiral?...glue sticks?
 
NEW POLICIES:
*B.I.C.= Body In Chair... 50 Points per quarter
-5 for every Tardy and Absence (School Sponsored do not count)
-50 for Cell Phone violation
 
*MAKE-UP DAY- Show up with assigned materials...work on unit material we are covering that day...for entire period... 3% will be awarded.  YOU MUST EARN IT!

Thursday, January 22, 2015

FIRST SEMESTER IS "HISTORY!"

FOR MONDAY...BE READY TO START GILDED AGE (ERA 6)...HOPEFULLY THE EXAMS ARE GRADED!!!

GOOD JOB GETTING THROUGH IT IN 70 MINUTES...YOU ARE MY HEROES!

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

TUESDAY...1/20
 
A. TAKE QUIZZAM
 
B. PREPARE...DISCUSS EXAM

Monday, January 12, 2015

Today: Friday...in honor of Martin Luther King Day...we watched and discussed the "I have a dream" speech and linked it to the unfinished legacies of Reconstruction.

Weekend and Monday -Homework:
A.) Reconstruction, Ch. 22 w/ outlines...
Watch Crash Course on Reconstruction.
B.)Review through first semester materials...go specifically through the notebook materials.  The Pinky Comromise "scenarios" ...read them one-after-the other...1765-1850's
C.)Make certain you have the 80 Point "Fill-in" Quizzam memorized... remember I will add 10 events for Chronological Order...
Tuesday: 1/13 - Fill-in Bib Quizzam...PREP FOR EXAM
Wednesday/Thursday...1/14, 1/15....Semester Exam

28 MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS (remember: there is a "passage"... each has several question.
Here are the "sources/topics" for the Multiple-Choice Questions
      a. Columbian Exchange...European contact with Native Americans discovery period.
      b. Jamestown and struggles in 1600's
      c. Colonial settlement 1670-1790
      d. Constitutional Convention/Federalist Era
      e. 2nd Great Awakening and Reform
      g. Jacksonian Period
      h. Antebellum Sectionalism and Inflammable events
      i.  Reconstruction

2 SHORT ANSWER
Here are the topics of both:
     a. 1788-1840 - Expansion of the Republic
     b. Trans-Atlantic Trade, 18th Century
ONE LONG ESSAY
Here is the "Period" the question address:
     a. 1763-1800...a major event
                                      MONDAY, JAN. 12
"NOTHING BEATS FUN...FOR HAVING A GOOD TIME!

ACADEMIC CATCH-UP

READ CH. 20-22
CIVIL WAR/RECONSTRUCTION:

"TO WHAT EXTENT AND IN WHAT WAYS DID THE YEARS 1860-1877 AMOUNT TO A REVOLUTION?"

TUESDAY: WE FINISH "THE UNIVERSE OF BATTLE"

Friday, January 9, 2015

                                 FRIDAY, JAN 9
"The Pentagon spends $8,612 per second; $271.6 billion a year!
 
The Universe of Battle -
 
See previous post for homework. 
 
Academic make up...read/prep for upcoming exam!
 
Tuesday: The Gettysburg Address

Thursday, January 8, 2015

THURSDAY, JAN. 8
"Historians say Thomas Jefferson invented the coat hanger!"
"an acoustic shadow???????"
THE CIVIL WAR FOR DUMMIES!
 
Ch. 20-21
Watch Crash Course episodes at home on civil war!
 
THE UNIVERSE OF BATTLE: