"There are two types of education. One should teach us how to make a living, and the other how to live..."

--John Adams

Thursday, September 17, 2009

Week of Sept. 21--25

Monday, September 21
In Class: 2nd Continental Congress Questions due for a HW grade. Last minute review and Q & A for 2nd Continental Congress. Making signs and final research for our simulation tomorrow! Get excited!
Homework: Be ready for a fun day on Tuesday! Begin studying for American Revolution Essay for Thursday.
Notes: In Class Essay on Thursday of American Revolution

Tuesday, September 22
In Class: The Second Continental Congress Re-enactment all day in Philadelphia. May 1775--August 1776
Homework: Reflection HW Questions for tomorrow. Begin studying for American Revolution Essay for Thursday.
Notes: In Class Essay on Thursday of American Revolution

Wednesday, September 23
In Class: Review for American Revolution Essay, Outline and Thesis work
Homework: Study for American Revolution Essay for Thursday.
Notes: In Class Essay on Thursday of American Revolution

Thursday, September 24
In Class: In Class Essay: Explain how the events from 1763--1775 were revolutionary in America.
Homework: None
Notes: None

Friday, September 25
In Class: Revolutionary War -- Close to Cornwallis' surrender at Yorktown, Articles of Confederation, and Introduction to Civics Unit
Homework: None
Notes: Civics Test Dates -- October 14 & 15. Two Day test covering the Declaration of Independence, Articles of Confederation, U.S. Constitution, & other Civics notes.

Shabbat Shalom!