Mr. Gigliotti's United States History | Social Studies | Parma Senior High School | Parma, Ohio
   

 
           
 


Your Journey Through U.S. History Starts Here!

How did slavery begin in America?




Assignments 

Primary and Secondary Source activity  -
Due 8/24

Building Your Own Colony Activity! - Due 8/29

  Turn in your project here!

Discovering the Lost Colony Of Roanoke - Due 8/31

  Turn in your Roanoke assignment here!

Interactive Jamestown Archeological Map - Due 9/10

  Turn in your Jamestown Map here!

  The Jamestown Mystery  - Due 9/12

  Turn in your Jamestown Mystery Here!

  The Pilgrims and Thanksgiving (White Activity) - Due 9/14

  Turn in your Pilgrim Activity!

  Puritan Fun! (White Activity - Part 1 only) - Due 9/18

  Turn in your Puritan Fun here!

  The 13 English Colonies Geography Activities - (White Activity) - Due 9/21

  Turn in your colonial map assignment here!

  Life in the 13 English Colonies - (White Activity Part 2 only) Due 9/21

   Turn in your Colonial Trades activity here!

  Let's Play Some Musical Colonies! - (White Activity) Due 9/26

 Turn in your Musical Colonies here!

Slavery in the 13 English Colonies -
(Blue Activity parts 1-3) Due 9/28

  Turn in your Slavery in theColonies here!

  Democracy in the 13 Colonies -



Make Up Tests, Quizzes, and Exit Slips



"What is History Quiz" - 8/24

United States History Pre-Assessment Test - 9/4

Early English Colonies Quiz - 9/19





Listen to the Golden Voice Talk About History!

 

Early English Colonies!  

New England Colonies!  t

 Middle Colonies!

 Southern Colonies!  

  


Download Presentations and Class Notes For This Section!

o Civil War Part 1

Introduction to the Study of History Power Point Presentation!

English Colonies Power Point Presentation!

 


Self Assessment Materials and Exit Slips


 
How well can you make history?

Learning Target: I can IDENTIFY and SUMMARIZE characteristics of each of the original 13 colonies.

 

 

Learning Target:  I can IMAGINE what the Middle Passage must have been like for enslaved
Africans on their way to Colonial America.

 


Learning Target: I can ANALYZE how democratic practices in Colonial America led to our
modern American democracy.


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Important Announcements!

 

  Welcome to United States History with Mr. Gigliotti

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 If You Are Done Have Some Fun Activity 

    Learning Target: I can CHOOSE an activity to further my depth of historical knowledge.

 

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Topics and Assignments (All Dates Subject to Adjustment)

 

 Monday, September 24, 2018 

 

Topic: Let's Play Musical Colonies! - Learn about the 13 Colonies!

 

 Today's Goal:  Happy Monday! Today we will be learning about why some of the 13 Colonies were 

 founded and what it would be like to live in each of those colonies.

!t possible classroom for all!" 

 Today's Assignments:

 

 1. Click on the link below to access the Musical Colonies activity.  Today we are going to begin working on Part 1

     of the WHITE activity.

    

 

     Let's Play Some Musical Colonies!
    
Learning Target: I can IDENTIFY and SUMMARIZE characteristics of each of the original 13 
     colonies.

      

 2. Participate in a classroom discussion about the New England and Middle Colonies. 


 
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 Tuesday, September 25, 2018

 

 Topic: Let's Play Musical Colonies! - Learn about the 13 Colonies!

 Today's Goal:  Today we will be learning about why some of the 13 Colonies were 

 founded and what it would be like to live in each of those colonies.  We will go over the Southern Colonies and also discuss the differences between life in the New England Colonies and life in the Southern Colonies.

 

 Today's Assignments:

  

 

1. Click on the link below to access the Musical Colonies activity.  Today we are going to begin working on Part 1

     of the WHITE activity.

    

 

     Let's Play Some Musical Colonies!
    
Learning Target: I can IDENTIFY and SUMMARIZE characteristics of each of the original 13 
     colonies.

      

 2. Participate in a classroom discussion about the Southern Colonies.

 

 3.  Submit your work

 

      Turn in your Musical Colonies here! 

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 Wednesday, September 26, 2018

 

 Topic: Slavery in the 13 Colonies  - Why did slavery begin in America?

 

 Today's Goal: Today we will be learning about the difficult topic of slavery.  We will be going over how

 and why slavery began in America. 

 

 Today's Assignments:

  

 1.  The class will watch the Introduction to slavery video below:

    

     

 

 2. Today you should complete part 1 of the BLUE assignment below in your LiveBinder. 

 

     Slavery in the 13 English Colonies
     Learning Target:  I can IMAGINE what the Middle Passage must have been like for enslaved
     Africans on their way to Colonial America.

 

 3.  Participate in a classroom discussion. 

 

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Thursday, September 27, 2018

   

 Topic: Slavery in the 13 Colonies  - Why did slavery begin in America?

 

 Today's Goal:  Today we will be learning about the difficult topic of slavery.  We will be going over how

 and why slavery began in America. 

 

 Today's Assignments:

  

2. Today you should complete parts 3 and 4 of the BLUE assignment below in your LiveBinder. 

 

     Slavery in the 13 English Colonies
     Learning Target:  I can IMAGINE what the Middle Passage must have been like for enslaved
     Africans on their way to Colonial America.

 

 3.  Participate in a classroom discussion. 

 

      Turn in your colonial slavery assignment here!

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 Friday, September 28, 2018

 

 Topic: Colonial Democracy - Examples of Democracy in the 13 Colonies

 

 Today's Goal:  Happy Friday!  The United States is the oldest democracy in the world.  Our tradition of 

 freedom, rights, and civic participation dates back to Colonial America.  Today we will be looking at  example of  democracy in the 13 colonies. 

  

 Today's Assignments:

 

 

 1.  Click on the link below to access the assignment.  Complete the assignment in your digital LiveBinder.  Be sure

      to submit your work for a grade.

 

    Democracy in the 13 Colonies 
   
Learning Target: I can ANALYZE how democratic practices in Colonial America led to our
    modern American democracy.

 

 2.  Participate in a classroom discussion about democracy in the colonies

 

 3.   Submit your work before we go home for the weekend!

 

      Turn in your colonial democracy assignment here!

  

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