- Week 12/5/11
Monday - Guided Notes on forming a Union. State Constitution ( Branches of Gov't), Rights of Citizens(Bill Of Rights).
Tuesday - Article of Confederation notes taking and class activity on creating rules for mock colony.
Wednesday - Examining strenghts and weaknesses of the Article
Thursday - Checking for understanding, defining key term through matching exercise. Discussion of answer and review for quiz.
Friday - Quiz on forming a union.
Formative Assessment will be on Friday December 9
- Week 8/9/11
Monday - Rules and Expectation
Tuesday - Policy and procedures
Wednesday - Point system - Notes of the five themes of geography
Thursday - Understanding physical and cultural features.
Friday - Class Exercise on identifying Region, places, movement, and human environment.
Monday - Map projection and types of maps notes.
Tuesday - Defining terms - Cartographer, equator, elevation, latitude, longitude, hemisphere, prime meridian, and relief.
Wednesday - Class project on drawing the five geographic features on poster.
Thursday - Listing of physical features and special purpose maps. Understanding physical and political maps.
Friday - Class activity on natural disaster and relevancy in Kentucky. Video illustration.
- Week 8/22/11
Monday - Introduction to economics principles (Free market, Command, Socialism). Notes Taking
Tuesday - Completing the test study guide and discussion.
Wednesday - Social studies Test
Thursday - Introduction to Life in the Colonies
Friday - IContinuation of notes and watching video of Life in the Colonies.
- Week 8/29/11
Monday - Life in the Southern Colonies ( Notes Taking). Worksheet completion by student.
Tuesday - Examining Politics, religion, economy and cultures in the Souther Colonies.
Wednesday - Identifying Life in the Middle Colonies ( Religion, Politics, culture and economy).
Thursday - Identifying Life in the New England Colonies ( Religion, Politics, Culture and economy)
Friday - Comparison of life in the 3 colonies.
- week 12/12/11
Monday - notes on a more perfect union. Seperation of powers, Checks and balances, and electoral college.
Tuesday - Federalists vs Antifederalists. Historical figures.
Wednesday - Declaration of Independence reading and discussion. Fall semester Fall review.
Thursday - Fall semester fall review jeopardy game
Friday - Fall semester test.
- week 12/19/11
Monday - Final Review/ Jeopardy/ PowerPoint guided notes
Tuesday - Semester Final
Wednesday - completion of powerpoint guided notes
- week 1/3//12 - 1/6/12
Tuesday - Video on Biography of George Washington
Wednesday - Notes on Legislative branch
Thursday - Notes on Exercise Branch
Friday - Notes on Judicial Branch
- Week 2/20 - 2/24/12
Monday - The Federalist Era
Washington Adiministration packet and guided notes taking.
Tuesday - Review on key terms. Discussion
Wednesday - Age of Jefferson and notes. Discussion
Thursday - BETA No School
Friday - BETA No School
- week 2/27 -3/2/12
Monday - Age of Jefferson and notes
Tuesday - trails of tear guided notes
Wednesday - completionof review notes
Thursday - video on Age of Jefferson
Friday - completion of video and answering question
- 3/5 - 3/9/12
Monday - Create a travelogue of Lewis and Clark Expedition and watching video of their journey
Tuesday - Creating a board game of Lewis and Clark
Wednesday - Presidency of Martin van Buren, Panic of 1837
Thursday - Age of Jackson Quiz
Friday - Time Line of the events of Jackson’s life .
· Debate pros and cons of spoils system
· Political cartoon about the tariff from the perspective of a Southerner.
· Qualities of a good president. ----Does Jackson meet your standards?
- week 1/23 - 1/27/12
Monday - The working of the Congress (House of Representative and Senate)
Tuesday - Movie "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" Part 1 - 4.
Wednesday - Continuation of the Movie Part 5 - 8 (Question and answer series.
Thursday - Movie conclusion part 9 - 15. Discussion and short quiz.
Friday - Intro to the Bill of Rights.
- Week 1/30 - 2/3/12
Monday - test Review
Tuesday - 1st Amendment, Freedom of speech and Assembly
Wednesday - Freedom of Press and ourt case Miller v. California
Thursday - Freedom of Religion limits and Establishment clause
Friday - Free Exercise Clause and Freedom of Petition
- Week 1/9/12 - 1/13/12
Monday - Project poster on three branches of government.
Tuesday - School house rock jingle on the 3 branches of government/Article 1.
Wednesday - Creating political cartoon
Thursday - Check and balances among the branches in the United States Government.
Friday - Quiz on Legislative/Executive branch
- week 1/17-1/20/2012
Monday - MLK Day
Tuesday - Freedom of Religion and Speech
Wednesday - Freedom of religion, speech and press.
Thursday - Freedom of assembly
Friday - Limitation of freedom of religion, speech, and press.
- week 2/13 - 2/17/12
Monday - Review of Amendment (study guide)
Tuesday - Go over court cases involving freedom of speech and press. Notes
Wednesday - Introduction to the Industrail Revolution. Notes on factory life.
Thursday - Discuss pathway to the West and trasportation means.
Monroe’s Domestic Policies (Era of Good Feelings)
Label Map of Missouri Compromise