Hey Gang! Short week ahead! We have Parent-Teacher Conferences on Thursday and Friday this week, so we'll only meet for three days on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. This week we'll dive into the John Adams and Thomas Jefferson presidencies and have time to work on Presidential Projects.
In Class: Marist Day Programming -- No Classes
In Class: Finish the John Adams presidency - XYZ Affair, Alien and Sedition Acts, and The Ultimate Guide to the Presidents DVD...Why it was so hard for Adams to follow George Washington!
HW: Watch the following video podcast about Thomas Jefferson and be ready to discuss the Louisiana Purchase, Marbury v. Madison, Chesapeake Affair, and the Embargo Act
In Class: Thomas Jefferson's presidency -- Chesapeake Affair and Embargo Act...Be ready for Monday's Expedition...
Day 4 and 5: Parent-Teacher Conferences :)