"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 24, 2009

Week of Sept. 29--Oct. 2

Monday: No School -- Yom Kippur

Tuesday, September 29
In Class: Revolutionary War Summary -- Go over the Classwork Questions, Cornwallis' defeated, Treaty of Paris...
Homework: None
Notes: Civics Test on October 14 & 15, Current Events due Friday

Wednesday, September 30
In Class: Articles of Confederation, Continental Times Newspaper readings of 1777--1787 - Shay's Rebellion & Constitutional Convention
Homework: Finish answering the questiosn of the Continental Times Newspaper
Notes: Current Events due Friday

Thursday, October 1
In Class: Introduce the Civics Unit -- Constitutional Convention, New Jersey Plan, Virginia Plan = Connecticut Compromise
Homework: Current Events due Friday
Notes: None

Friday, October 2
In class: The United States Constitution readings...Please bring your book to class from this day forward so we can read and learn about the U.S. Constitution!
Homework: None
Notes: Shabbat Shalom and Be Good!