American Studies - Weekly Class Details

 

Week 2: August 27 - 31

Day

Topic

Political Platforms

In Class Today

Honors Assignment

PDF docs

Web Link

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY

The class aligned themselves with one of the two major political parties with respect to platform issues - DAY 2

None

Utilizing Class Notes

I-PAD Rollout Day

Map of the United States

Westward Expansion

Utilizing our notes, both the hard copy and pdf versions, the students worked on a preview crossword

I-Pads were distributed in all 9th grade Social Studies classes.

Class laptops were also assigned.

In order to become familiar with America’s westward expansion, the students labeled a map of the western U.S. along with historical details.

Opinion Piece: What is mankind’s greatest invention?

Complete Crossword (40 Points)


Preview Crossword

Complete map activity (50 points)

Finish opinion piece

Academic Assignment

None

Complete Crossword (40 Points)


Preview Crossword

Complete map activity (50 points)

Finish opinion piece