10/16 Constitutional vocab sheet given test on Weds!! Make flashcards and receive 10 points extra credit.
10/15 We the people worksheet due
10/8 Constitution scavenger hunt due We the people work sheet assigned.
10/7 Constitution scavenger hunt
10/6 Roots of the Constitution assigned
of ConfederationKey topics:Articles of Confederation Weak!!! No Executive to
enforce laws, no Judicial Branch, no power to tax, no national currency,
States had more power than the Federal Government, fear of strong
national/federal govt, Positives: Negotiated Treaty of Paris, Land
Ordinances, system for admitting new states to the union. Shay's Rebellion
proved change was necessary (no army), No Trade.
10/2 Test on Colonial period
9/29 Finished video and handed in Rebels
video wkst. Continued notes: Salutary Neglect,Proclamation of 1763,
Mercantilism, Raw materials/resources, theme resistance leads to rebellion.
Events leading to war: Sugar act, Stamp act, Townsend Act/Intolerable
Acts, Boston Massacre, Tea Act, "No taxation without representation",
John Adams, Sons of Liberty,Boston Tea Party, First Continental Congress 1774
(Philly), "Give me liberty or give me death!"-Patrick Henry
9/28 Continued Road to Revolution ppt. (See below) 13
Colonies, mercantilism, triangular trade, Middle Passage, Britain and France
battle for New World, 1607- 1763 Salutary Neglect,French and Indian War
1754-1763 French/Indians vs. British, Colonists looking to expand passed
Appalachian mountains, George Washington, Major War Debt requires larger taxes.
9/24 Pretest in class. Students handed in Native Americans and Africans from packet. Vocabulary test tomorrow on Colonial Vocabulary (students receive 10 extra points if they make flash cards)
9/21Story of Us Video Sheet : Rebels due Tues 9/22
HW The Colonists Worksheet from Packet.
Vocabulary quiz Thursday 9/24 Colonial Vocabulary.
Study and make flashcards vocab for Thursday's vocab quiz.
9/17 Thirteen Colonies notes: 13 colonies ppt HW The Colonial Experience WKST
Colonies to Independence Vocab sheet distributed. *If students make flashcards they receive extra credit on vocab quiz. Vocab Quiz Friday 9/17
9/14 Map Activity in class Physical/political map quiz Friday 18th Map Quiz