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How does the Constitution work?
 



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    Social Studies Midterm Schedule

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  Monday, December 17, 2017

  - 8th Period (7:50 - 9:20)

  - 7th Period (9:30 - 11:00)

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  Tuesday, December 18, 2017

  - 2nd Period (7:50 - 9:20)

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  End of Second Quarter



Listen to the Golden Voice Talk About History!

 

Intro to Government!

North West Ordinance!

 Articles of Confederation

 Problems with the Articles Part I

 Problems with the Articles Part II

Constitutional Convention Begins

Constitutional Convention. Influences

Constitutional Convention Debates & Compromise

 Ratification Debate

  


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Intro to American Government

The Land Ordinance of 1787 and North West Ordinance

 Problems with the Articles of Confederation

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Self Assessment Materials and Exit Slips


 
How well can you make history?

Learning Target: I can PLAN how western lands should be divided following the American Revolution.  

Learning Target:
I can ASSESS the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation and PREDICT problems the Articles caused for the new nation.    

 Learning Target: I can CREATE, SHARE and ROLE PLAY in a presentation showcasing the
important details during the Constitutional Convention.

Make Up Tests and Quizzes

Causes of the American Revolution Part 1 Quiz


Causes of the American Revolution Quiz Part 2

Articles of Confederation & Critical Period Quiz

Constitutional Convention Quiz (Coming Soon)


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Welcome to Midterms!

 

 Please carefully follow the directions below to complete the assignments required for midterms. 
 All work must be completed by yourself and quietly.  Good Luck! 

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1. Study for the Constitutional Convention Quiz 


Use the digital flash cards and games and your presentation to study

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2.  Take the Constitutional Convention Quiz! 

Click here to begin!

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3.  Complete Constitutional Scavenger Hunt  
      Assignment 


The United States Constitution Scavenger Hunt
  Learning Target: I can RESEARCH and ANALYZE how our government works by reading the
  United States Constitution and by exploring other resources. 


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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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"We the students . . . have ordained and established this
Classroom Constitution to ensure the best possible classroom for all!"

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Topics and Assignments (All Dates Subject to Adjustment)

 

 Monday, December 11, 2017  

   

 Topic: The Constitutional Convention  - Compromises

 

 Today's Goal:  Happy Monday!  I hope that everyone had a nice weekend!  Today we be continuing to work on our Constitutional Convention presentation.  So far you should have completed slides 1-5.  Today we will be exploring the many important compromises made at the Constitutional Convention.  You should use your time to complete slide #6.  

 

 Today's Assignments:

 

 1.  The class will go over the Great Compromise and other compromises at the Constitutional Convention.

 

           Constitutional Convention PowerPoint

 

       Constitutional Convention Debates & Compromise

 

 2.  Click on the link below to access the assignment.  Today you should complete slide #6

      of the white assignment. 

 

       The Constitutional Convention
       Learning Target: I can CREATE, SHARE and ROLE PLAY in a presentation showcasing the
       important details during the Constitutional Convention.

 

 3 Participate in a classroom discussion.

      
 
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 Tuesday, December 12, 2017

 Topic: The Constitutional Convention - Ratification

   

 Today's Goal:  Today we will be completing the Constitutional Convention presentation by going over how the Constitution was finally ratified or approved by the states.  You should have slides 1-6 completed or near completion.  Today you will complete slide 7.

   

Today's Assignments:

 

 1.  The class will go over the Great Compromise and other compromises at the Constitutional Convention.

 

           Constitutional Convention PowerPoint

 

         Ratification Debate

 

 

 2.  Click on the link below to access the assignment.  Today you should complete slide #7

      of the white assignment. 

 

       The Constitutional Convention
      
Learning Target: I can CREATE, SHARE and ROLE PLAY in a presentation showcasing the
       important details during the Constitutional Convention.

 

 

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 Wednesday, December 13, 2017

 

 Topic: The Constitutional Convention  - Completion and Review

 

 Today's Goal:  Today you will have time to finish any incomplete parts of your Constitutional Convention presentation.  You can also review for tomorrow's quiz over the information in the presentation. 

   

 Today's Assignments:

 

1.  Click on the link below to access the assignment.  Today you should complete all of the white assignment. 

 

       The Constitutional Convention
       Learning Target: I can CREATE, SHARE and ROLE PLAY in a presentation showcasing the
       important details during the Constitutional Convention.

 

 2 Review for tomorrow's quiz using the digital flash cards and games.

 

3.   If You Are Done Have Some Fun Activity 

 

     

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

 

 Topic: The Constitutional Convention - Quiz Day

 

 Today's Goal:  Today the class will take our quiz over the Constitutional Convention.  I will also be checking your Constitutional Convention Presentations for a grade.

 

 Today's Assignments:

 

1.  Take a few minutes to review for today's quiz using the digital flash cards and games

 

2.  Ace the Constitutional Convention Quiz!

 

     

 

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 Friday, December 15, 2017

 

 Topic: Midterm Schedule 1st / 3rd / 5th - Enjoy a Constitutional Scavenger Hunt!

 

 Today's Goal:  Happy Friday!  Today you will be taking your United States History midterm!  We have just completed our study of how the United States Constitution was written.  Today we are going to peer inside this amazing document to learn how our government works.  You will have 90 minutes to complete this activity.  The grade will be added to your second quarter grade so take your time and do your very best.  Good Luck!

 

Today's Assignments:

 

1.  The class will go over the Midterm directions

 

2.  Click on the link below to access the Midterm.  Be sure to use the available resources to answer the

     questions in the google doc.  Check your answers before you submit.

     

 

  The United States Constitution Scavenger Hunt
  Learning Target: I can RESEARCH and ANALYZE how our government works by reading the
  United States Constitution and by exploring other resources. 

 

 3 Participate in a classroom discussion as we go over the information within the midterm.

 

      Constitutional Convention Debates & Compromise

 

 

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