Ben Brooks

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12/5/17

Standard: SS8H5(A) Opening: See warmup list on teacher desk.   Work Period:  Students will finish the H5(A) introduction assignment for a formative grade.  Next we will pick back up where we left off with the SS8H5(A) part 1 notes. Closing:  Students will work on their Civil War books. Co Teaching Strategy/Differentations: This will be dealt […]

11/28/17

Standard: SS8H4 Opening: See warmup list on teacher desk.   Work Period:  Students will participate in a web quest about the U.S. Supreme court case Worcester vs. GA. Closing:  We will play the word wall review game over the SS8H4 key terms in preparation for tomorrow’s test.  Next, I will give the students a preview […]

11/7/17

Standard: SS8H3 Test Day Opening: See warmup list on teacher desk.   Work Period:  SS8H3 Test Closing:  We will go over the answers to the test after all students are finished. Co Teaching Strategy/Differentations: This will be dealt with and decided upon on an individual and daily basis to meet the ever changing needs of […]

11/6/17

Standard: SS8H3 Review Day Opening: See warmup list on teacher desk.  Students will participate and complete the Preamble Scramble while watching the “Preamble” episode of Schoolhouse Rock. Work Period: We will play the Review Game FLIP.  This game will serve as review for tomorrow’s SS8H3 Test.  Students will have the chance to earn some extra […]

11/3/17

Standard: SS8H3(D) Opening: See warmup list on teacher desk.   Work Period:  After discussing the answer to today’s warmup question we will discuss all remaining topics of SS8H3(D) via Powerpoint. Closing:  Students will have the remaining time to finish the SS8H3(D) introduction assignment from the Yellow CRCT coach book and Georgia Voyager. Co Teaching Strategy/Differentations: […]

11/1/17

Standard: SS8H3(D) Opening: See warmup list on teacher desk.  The directions for the “Coat of Arms Activity” will be explained to the class. Work Period:  Students will participate in a simulation about the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation” called the Coat of Arms activity Closing:  We will discuss similarities between students frustrations they experienced […]

10/27/17

Standard: SS8H3 Opening: See warmup list on teacher desk. Work Period: First students will finish creating the crossword puzzle they began making in class yesterday.  This will be turned in for a grade in class today.  Next, we will pick back up where we last left off in our SS8H3 notes.  We will most likely […]

10/26/17

Standard: SS8H3 Opening: See warmup list on teacher desk. Work Period: Students will create their own workable Revolutionary War crossword puzzle.  There are 14 items they must make into a puzzle and create clues that coincide with the terms. Closing:  N/A Co Teaching Strategy/Differentations: This will be dealt with and decided upon on an individual […]

10/25/17

Standard: SS8H3 Opening: See warmup list on teacher desk. Work Period: Students will take the SS8H2(A) Quiz.  Next we will go over the answers. Closing:  We will watch a Georgia Stories video about Nancy Hart.  Then, continue SS8H3 notes. Co Teaching Strategy/Differentations: This will be dealt with and decided upon on an individual and daily […]

10-19-17

Standard: SS8H3 Opening: See warmup list on teacher desk. Work Period: Students will complete a web quest about the French and Indian War. Closing:  Next, we will pick back up where we left off with the SS8H3 notes.  Finally, we will watch a student made video about the Boston Tea Party. Co Teaching Strategy/Differentations: This […]

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