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Jan 22-26
Due Date: 1/2/2018
Subject: Science

We will continue our study of EARTH - Chapter 5

Lesson 1 (pg. 152-161) The Earth System

will be covered this week     

 

QUIZ: Vocabulary Chapter 5 - Lesson 1 

           Thursday, Jan 25th

 

Key terms to know:

force, gravity, particle, system, energy, atmosphere, geosphere, hydrosphere, biosphere, constructive force, destructive force                           

NOTE: TEST GRADES will count double toward final grade.                                                                                                                  



Jan 22-26
Due Date: 1/2/2018
Subject: Social Studies

We will continue our study of

The American Revolution (Chapter 5)

Study guides were sent home on Wednesday - Jan 10th

and are located under 'forms' tab above

(Test dates TBD as we progress through the chapter)

 

QUIZ:  Section 1 of study guide will be on 

Friday, Jan 26th

Section 1

As Great Britain expanded control over the American Colonies, many colonists became dissatisfied and rebellious.

Great Britain’s Reasons for Controlling the Colonies

- Great Britain desired to remain a world power, which resulted in a conflict with the French known as the French and Indian War
- Great Britain imposed taxes, such as the Stamp Act, to raise necessary revenue to pay the cost of the French and Indian War.

Great Britain’s Reasons for Taxation

- To help finance the French and Indian War

- To help finance the maintenance of British troops in the colonies 

Sources of Colonial Dissatisfaction

- No representation in Parliament

- Resented the power of the colonial governors.

- Great Britain wanted strict control over colonial legislatures.

- The colonies opposed the British taxes.

- The Proclamation of 1763, which followed the French and Indian War, restricted the western movement of settlers

 

NOTE: TEST GRADES will count double toward final grade.

 

 

 



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