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

--John Adams

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Week of September 8--11

Monday, September 7 -- No School -- Labor Day!

Tuesday, September 8
In Class: Road to American Revolution -- Second Continental Congress discussion and the introduction to the French & Indian War, Proclamation Line of 1763 & Sugar Act, Stamp Act -- See Albany Plan of Union under Documents
Homework: Begin research for Second Continental Congress
Notes: Second Continental Congress on September 22 -- Current Events Due Friday

Wednesday, September 9
In Class: Road to American Revolution -- Stamp Act Congress, John Adams, Sam Adams, Sons of Liberty & Daughters of Liberty -- See Stamp Act under Documents
Homework: Second Continental Congress Research
Notes: Current Events Due Friday

Thursday, September 10
In Class: The Townshend Acts & Boston Massacre was NOT a Massacre...No Taxation without Representation! -- Reading a first hand account of the Boston Massacre.
Homework: Current Events due Tomorrow! -- Boston Massacre and Boston Tea Party Document analysis due tomorrow.
Notes: None

Friday, September 11
In Class: American Revolution, Boston Massacre discussion, Tea Act and Throwing a Party (December 16, 1773 don't forget to RSVP!) -- Boston Massacre and Boston Tea Party Analysis due today!
Homework: Research your Second Continental Congress delegate!
Notes: Shabbat Shalom and Be Good!