December 4-8, 2017

MONDAY: Quiz over Causes of the Civil War; Vocabulary due today; Lincoln and the Election of 1860; ABC Civil War book due DECEMBER 13

TUESDAY: New Vocabulary list; Beginning of the Civil War- Fort Sumter; Early Years of the War handout (VOCABULARY- confederacy, blockade, border states, Anaconda Plan, Andersonville, Emancipation Proclamation, ironclads, arsenal, skirmish, total war, March to the Sea)

WEDNESDAY: Fort Sumter, Antietam, Emancipation Proclamation

THURSDAY: Cannon building competition and North vs. South comparisons

FRIDAY:Sherman’s Atlanta Campaign and March to the Sea, Andersonville Prison

November 27-December 1, 2017

Monday: Causes of the Civil War Stations *VOCABULARY DUE FRIDAY: sectionalism, emancipate, Antebellum, Abraham Lincoln, nullification, Jefferson Davis, slavery, abolitionists, states’ rights, tariffs, compromise, Dred Scott, secede, Alexander Stephens

Tuesday: Continue Causes of the CW stations; Begin PPT and notes

Wednesday: Compromises of the CW (Missouri Compromise and Compromise of 1850) PPT and Notes

Thursday: Dred Scott, Election of 1860 and Georgia’s decision to secede

Friday: Quiz; Vocabulary check; Create an ABC book of the Civil War

November 13-17, 2017

Monday: Creek Indian Removal PPT and notes; FLIPBOOK due FRIDAY; Vocabulary due Friday: UGA, western expansion, Louisiana Purchase, SALMA, headright system, Yazoo Land Act, land lottery, cotton gin, railroads, Terminus, William McIntosh, Andrew Jackson, John Marshall, John Ross, Dahlonega Gold Rush, Worcester v. Georgia,  Indian Removal Act of 1830, and Trail of Tears

Tuesday: Cherokee Removal PPT and notes;

Wednesday: Worcester v. Georgia handout/story

Thursday: Indian Removal Matching and Musical Chairs Review

Friday: SS8H4 Assessment


November 6 to 10, 2017

Monday: Preamble practice; Bill of Rights group projects and presentations

Tuesday: Preamble Assessment; Bill of Rights presentations; Brain Pop, notes

Wednesday: Articles of Confederation to Constitution Review and assessment

Thursday: Assessment moved to today for 1st & 2nd; Begin SS8H4 Georgia from 1789-1840- UGA, Georgia’s 5 capitals, Cotton Gin, and Railroads

Friday: Land Giveaways in Georgia

October 30- November 3, 2017


Monday: Revolutionary War Timeline; Coat of Arms Activity; Articles of Confederation gallery walk/stations

Tuesday: Halloween activity-Haunted Georgia Webquest

Wednesday: Articles of Confederation gallery walk/stations; Articles of Confederation to Constitution handout; Preamble memorization practice

Thursday: U.S. Constitution and Government PPT and Notes; Bill of Rights

Friday: Revolutionary War assessment

October 23 to 27, 2017

Monday: Declaration of Independence handout, Reader’s Theater; TOTD; Reassessments available during ELT this week

Tuesday: Georgia’s Battles during the American Revolution learning stations; Quizlet link

Wednesday: Guidance

Thursday: Learning stations; Review American Revolution handout; Quiz

Friday:  Vocabulary is due today! Quiz; Create a timeline of the Road to Independence from French and Indian War to the Treaty of Paris 1783

October 16-20, 2017

Monday: Jeopardy/BINGO assessment review

Tuesday: Colonial Georgia Assessment

Wednesday: French and Indian war discussion/PPT; Proclamation of 1763 and Land Ownership map 1753-1763

Thursday: British Acts and Declaration of Independence discussion/poster

Friday: Hey! That’s no Way to Act handout and Create a Crossword/Word Search puzzle for terms learned in the standard

October 9-13, 2017

Monday-Wednesday: Fall Break/No school

Thursday: Crossword Review, Diverse groups in Georgia videos and questions, circle summary

Friday: Georgia as a Royal Colony handout; Colonial Story Board to illustrate differences between Trustee colony and Royal colony

*Colonial Georgia Assessment Tuesday*

October 2-6, 2017

Monday: CRCT Review; VOCABULARY- colony, buffer, Parliament, charter, Pilgrims, Puritans, philanthropy, imports/exports, Savannah, trustees, debtor, mulberry trees, indigo, WRIST crops

Tuesday: Colony of Georgia Notes and James Oglethorpe handout

Wednesday: Differing Viewpoints, Georgia Posters

Thursday: Georgia Posters; Notes on Tomochichi and Mary Musgrove and diverse groups in colonial Georgia

Friday: Georgia posters, Quiz, Vocabulary is due today!

September 25-29, 2017


Monday: 13 Colonies activity; New Vocabulary list

Tuesday: Colonies poster & presentations

Wednesday: Colonies presentations, Colonies PPT

Thursday:Charter of 1732 PPT, Notes, and discussion, and handout; Georgia Colony Travel Brochure

Friday: College Field trip to University of North Georgia