Social Studies Grade 7

  • Welcome to Grade 7 Social Studies 
     Monday, January 7, 2019
     Key Terms and People for Section 3, and notes up to and including the Boston Tea Party. 
    Tuesday, January 8, 2019
    Notes and vocabulary, including the Boston Tea Party on pages 150-151.  
    Wednesday, January 9, 2019
    Read and take notes on the Intolerable Acts, pages 151-152.  Quiz today the Stamp, Sugar, Quartering Act up to the Boston Massacre. 
    Thursday, January 10, 2019
    Reviewed notes on the Intolerable Acts.  Watched a little movie and discussed the Intolerable Acts.  No assignment given.   
    Friday, January 11, 2019
    No Taxation Without Representation Activity with Smarties to understand the Intolerable Acts and taxes.  
    Monday, January 14, 2019
    Completed the section, "The Shot Heard Round the World."  Watched and discussed mini video on the battles of Lexington and Concord.  Assignment:  Complete the chart on page 151 with the causes of the Revolution.
    Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    Read and discussed the "Midnight Ride of Paul Revere."  Assignment:  Notetaking Guide for Section 3, due tomorrow.  Quiz will be Thursday.   
    Wednesday, January 16, 2019
    Watched some videos and discussed Martin Luther King, Jr.'s speech, "I Have a Dream."  Students were given worksheet to complete to discuss their own hopes and dreams, due tomorrow. We will correct the Notetaking Guide for Section 3 tomorrow.  There will be a quiz.  We will also get a study guide tomorrow!
    Thursday, January 17, 2019
    7B:  Read and discussed pages 154-155 "A Spirit of Protest."  Corrected the notetaking guide for Section 3, no quiz, due to Prayer Service.  7A:  Read and take notes on pages 154-155.  We will correct Section 3, notetaking guide and there will be a quiz tomorrow, Friday.  Study guides will be given out tomorrow for next week's Chapter 5 test.  
    Friday, January 18, 2019
    Quiz on Section 3 of American Revolution.  Assigned the vocabualry for Section 4, and notes for the Second Continental Congress and the Patriots against the Loyalists.  Time was given in class to complete the assignment.  Also, a study guide for Chapter 5 test, which has been scheduled now for Thursday, January 24th. 
    Tuesday, January 22, 2019
    Reviewed notes on the Second Continental Congress.  Read and complete notes on Petitioning the King, An Important American Victory, and Early Battles up to Invading Canada.  Test has been postponed until Friday, January 25, 2019.