Monday: The Way West
What were the causes and effects of mining booms in the West?
How did cattle ranchers and farmers adapt to life in the West?
How did westward expansion affect Native Americans?
Why did economic reform movements develop in the late 1800s?
Tuesday: The Way West
Wednesday: Chapter 4 Notes
Thursday: Chapter 4 Notes
Friday: Chapter 4 Review, VFW Essay re-edits…
Monday: VFW Essay, Idea Diagram
Tuesday: VFW Essay Rough Draft
Wednesday: VFW Essay Rough Draft (Peer/Parent Edits)
Thursday: VFW Essay Final Drafts
Friday: VFW Essay Final Drafts DUE
Reading Requirement for the class:
1 book per quarter (4 total for the school year), historical fiction or non-fiction
Non-fiction you can create a KWL, Book Review, or Book Trailer
Fiction create a Book Review or Book Trailer (trailer example)
Monday: VFW Essay Pre-writing Activity – Audience (WWII D-Day); Who were America’s Founding Fathers research
Tuesday: Essay Topic – What I Would Tell America’s Founding Fathers; Idea Diagram
Wednesday: VFW Essay Rough Draft
Thursday: VFW Essay Rough Draft; PTC (evening)
Friday: PTC (morning)
Monday: NO SCHOOL Labor Day
Tuesday: Government Test
Wednesday: Chapter 4 Vocabulary (22 terms) pages 110, 118, 124, & 132; Government Unit Remediation for Retakes
Thursday: Chapter 4 Vocabulary Activities; Government Test Retakes; Chapter 4 Vocabulary DUE
Friday: VFW Essay Pre-writing Activity – Audience (WWII D-Day)