Social Studies Grade 7

    Welcome to Grade 7 Social Studies 
    Tuesday, April 2, 2019
    Studied for Chapter 7, The Constitutional Convention Test tomorrow.  
    Wednesday, April 3, 2019
    Test on Chapter 7, The Constitutional Convention.  No assignment given.
    Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Began the Citizenship Handbook, part 1, The Ideas behind the Constitution.  Assignment:  complete page 252. 
    Friday, April 5, 2019
    Reviewed our notes from Ideas behind the Constitution.  Read and took notes on the Structure of the Constitution, the Preamble and the Articles.  No assignment given. 
    Monday, April 8, 2019
    Reviewed our notes on the Articles and continued on about the Amendments and the Structure of the Constitution and the Branches of government.  No assignment given. 
    Tuesday, April 9, 2019
    Completed and corrected the Notetaking Guide for Parts 1, 2, and 3 of the Citizenship Handbook.  Assignment:  Read and take notes on page 258, The House of Representatives and the Senate.  
    Wednesday, April 10, 2019
    Quiz on HW notes on the legislative branch.  Assignment:  Notes on the legislative branch and the Executive Branch (pages 259-261).  
    Thursday, April 11, 2019
    Read and studied about the executive and judicial branch with regards to the Constitution.  No assignment given. 
    Friday, April 12, 2019
    Completed the Notetaking Guide on the Legislative, Executive, and Judicial Branches of government.  Read and took notes on Amending the Constitution.  No assignment given. 
    Monday, April 15, 2019
    Read and completed sections 8 and 9 of the Citizenship Handbook.  Assignment:  Complete the assessment questions for Section 9 on state and local governments.
    Tuesday, April 16, 2019
    Completed part 10 about being a good citizen.  Assignment:  Complete the Assessment, due tomorrow.  
    Wednesday, April 17, 2019
    Happy Easter!
    Monday, April 29, 2019
    Read and took notes on Chapter 8, Section 1, "Washington Takes Office."  Notes up to Whiskey Rebellion.  We will review on Wednesday, please be prepared.
    Wednesday, May 1, 2019
    Reviewed notes on Washington taking office and the National Bank.  Read and take notes on the Whiskey Rebellion.  Assignment:  Notetaking Guide for Section 1, Washington Takes Office.
    Thursday, May 2, 2019
    Reviewed and corrected the Notetaking guide for Section 1, "Washington Takes Office."  Assignment:  Key Terms for Section 2. 
    Monday, May 6, 2019
    Read and took notes on Section 2, "Political Parties Emerge."  Assignment:  Read and take notes on "The Election of 1796."  
    Tuesday, May 7, 2019
    Reviewed notes on Section 2 and assigned the Notetaking Guide for Section 2, "Political Parties Emerge."
    Wednesday, May 8, 2019
    Quiz on "Political Parties and Washington Takes Office.  Assignment:  Key Terms for Section 3, and notes up to "The French Revolution."
    Thursday, May 9, 2019
    Reviewed notes on the Northwest Territories of Section3, and key terms.  Completed the French Revolution in Class.  Assignment:  Read and take notes on Washington prepares to leave office.
    Friday, May 10, 2019
    Corrected notes on Washington Preparing to Leave Office.  Completed the Section 3 Notetaking Guide.  Open notebook quiz on Monday.  No assignment for the weekend. 
    Monday, May 13, 2019
    Quiz on Section 3 "Trouble Ahead and at Home."  Key Terms and Notes up to the Alien and Sedition acts in Section 4 "The Presidency of John Adams."
    Tuesday, May 14, 2019
    Reviewed notes up to the Alien/Sedition Acts.  Completed States' Rights notes.  Assignment:  Notetaking Guide for section 4.  We will complete notes and correct notetaking guide tomorrow in class. 
    Friday, May 17, 2019
    Corrected the Chapter 8 Notetaking Guide and the Chapter 8 Assessment questions.  Test is Tuesday, May 21st. 
    Tuesday, May 21, 2019
    Test on Chapter 8, "Launching a New Nation."  NO Assignment given.
    Wednesday, May 22, 2019
    Completed posters about the Federalists and the Republicans.  Assignment:  Page 310, Key Terms and People for Section 1 of Chapter 9.   
    Thursday, May 23, 2019
    Read and take notes on Section 1 of Chapter 9 up to the Supreme Court section.  
    Tuesday, May 28, 2019
    Key Terms for Section 2 of Chapter 9 and notes up to "The Nation Goes West."
      Wednesday, May 29, 2019
    Complete Section 2 of Chapter 9 notes.  The Note taking Guide for Section 1 was due today.  Be sure all your notes are current. 
    Thursday, May 30, 2019
    Reviewed notes on the smartboard for Section 2.  Assigned the Notetaking Guide for Section 2 as a quiz (open notebook).  Assignment:  Complete the Key Terms for Section 3 of Chapter 9.  
    Friday, May 31, 2019
    Collected the Section 2 Notetaking guide.  Read and took notes on section 3, will complete next week.  Open notebook test on Chapter 9 on Friday, June 7th.
    Monday, June 3, 2019
    Presidential Word Cloud for Thomas Jefferson.  Words and phrases that describe President Jefferson and his presidency.  If not completed in class, homework and due on Tuesday, June 4, 2019.