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Jan 29 - Feb 2
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

 

QUIZ:  Section 1 of study guide will be on 

Thursday, February 1st

KEY POINTS this week: 

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.

 

 

 



Dec 11-15
Due Date: 12/18/2017
Subject: Social Studies

Chapter 4 - When Two Worlds Met

Early Colonies in North America

We conclude our study on the Early Colonies this week.

 

QUIZ:  Notes Section of Study Guide on Tuesday, Dec 12th

TEST: Chapter 4 ~ Thursday, Dec 14th

 

*** CHAPTER 4 Study Guide under forms tab above ***

NOTE: TEST GRADES will count double toward final grade.

  



Oct 23-27
Due Date: 10/20/2017
Subject: Social Studies

We are studing Chapter 3 -

European Explorers: Gold Greed and Glory

QUIZ: Open Book Quiz on Mali, Songhai, and Ghana on

Tuesday, October 24th

 

Chapter 3 study guide is located under forms tab above

(a copy was given to students to place in their binder on 

Wednesday - Oct. 11th)

 

 

TEST: Chapter 3 will be Tuesday, October 31st

NOTE: TEST GRADES will count double toward final grade.

  



Oct 16-20
Due Date: 10/16/2017
Subject: Social Studies

 

We are studing Chapter 3 -

European Explorers: Gold Greed and Glory

Students are working on creating a foldable of the explorerers.

They will research their chosen explorer online

and then write a brief report of their findings.

 

Chapter 3 study guide is located under forms tab above

a copy was given to students to place in their binder on 

Wednesday - Oct. 11th

QUIZ: Intro to Explorers (SOL US1.4a) Friday - October 20th

NOTE: TEST GRADES will count double toward final grade.

  



week of Oct 9-14
Due Date: 10/5/2017
Subject: Social Studies

We being Chapter 3 -

European Explorers: Gold Greed and Glory

Students are working on creating a foldable of their favorite explorer.

They will research the explorer online and then give a brief report of their discoveries to the class upon completion.

 

Chapter 3 study guide is located under forms tab above

**quiz and test dates will be announced**

NOTE: TEST GRADES will count double toward final grade.

  



US1
Due Date: 9/29/2017
Subject: Social Studies

We being Chapter 3 -

European Explorers: Gold Greed and Glory

 

**quiz and test dates will be announced**

NOTE: TEST GRADES will count double toward final grade.

  



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