Social Studies Grade 7

    Welcome to Grade 7 Social Studies 
    Monday, February 25, 2019
    Discussed Sybil Ludington's contribution to the Revolution.  Watched the Liberty Kid's Episode 21 on Sybil Ludington and answered comprehension questions.  Assignment:  Read and take notes on page 194 "Why Americans Won the War."  
    Tuesday, February 26, 2019
    Corrected and reviewed notes about Why Americans Won the War, The Treaty of Paris, and Washington's Farewell and the impact of the Revolution.  Assignment:  Complete Section 4 Notetaking Guide.  Test is Friday. 
    Wednesday, February 27, 2019
    Corrected the remaining sections of the notetaking guide for Section 4.  Completed the Assessment and Notetaking Guide for Chapter 6 to prepare for the test.  Assignment:  Study for test on Friday, March 1st on Chapter 6 The American Revolution. 
    Thursday, February 28, 2019
    Played Jeopardy game and Questions game to prepare for the test on Chapter 6, The American Revolution tomorrow.  Be sure to be prepared. 
    Friday, March 1, 2019
    Test on Chapter 7 The American Revolution.  Key Terms Chapter 7 Setting Up a New Government. 
    Monday, March 4, 2019
    7B NO Class due to testing.  7A:  Cipher puzzle and Cryptogram puzzle about the American Revolution. 
    Tuesday, March 5, 2019
    Word search and word scramble for Revolutionary War. 7B no class due to testing. 
    Wednesday, March 6, 2019
    Revolutionary War Bingo for 7A.  No class for 7B due to testing.  
    Thursday, March 7, 2019
    7A and 7B:  Mini lesson on women's suffrage for the assembly tomorrow. No assignment given.  7B worked on the cipher and cryptogram puzzles for a grade. 
    Monday, March 11, 2019
    Introduction to Chapter 7, Key Terms in copybooks.  Read and take notes on Government by the States.  HW:  Notes on The Articles of Confederation and Settling the Western Lands. 
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    Reviewed notes and discussed the Articles of Confederation.  Worked with partners on a worksheet on the Articles of Confederation.  Assignment:  Read and take notes on pages 208-209, Growing Problems.  We will review tomorrow in class. 
    Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    Reviewed notes on the Growing Problems of the New Nation.  Completed and corrected the Notetaking Guide on Section 1.  Quiz tomorrow (open notebook).
    Key Terms for Section 2, The Constitutional Convention, and read and take notes on "The Constitutional Convention Begins" up to The Virginia Plan. 
    Thursday, March 14, 2019
    Reviewed Key Terms and notes on the Constitutional Convention.  Quiz on Section 1 of Chapter 7, "Growing Problems in a New Nation."  Assignment:  Notes on the Virginia Plan.  DO NOT do The Great Compromise. 
    Friday, March 15, 2019
    Reviewed notes on the Virginia Plan.  Began to watch the movie, A More Perfect Union.  No Assignment given. 
    Monday, March 18, 2019
    Reviewed the Virginia and the New Jersey Plan.  Watched more of the movie, A More Perfect Union.  Assignment:  Read and take notes on the Debate over Slavery and A New Constitution.  
    Tuesday, March 19, 2019
    Continued to watch the movie, A More Perfect Union.  Assignment:  Notetaking Guide for Section 1, "The Constitutional Convention."
    March 20, 2019
    Completed the movie a More Perfect Union and corrected the Notetaking Guide.  7B had class with 7A due to Grandparents' Day.