Appling Middle School

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Course Description

 
 Welcome to 7th grade Social Studies!!!
This page will be updated regularly with the plans for the week as well as any other vital information. 
 
Weekly Agenda for August 7th-11th
Monday(8/7)- Back to school introductions and expectations/ Meet the Teacher
Tuesday(8/8)- North America/South America map worksheet
Wednesday(8/9)- Asia/Africa map worksheet/Flocab video(Continents)/Continents and oceans video/Brainpop covering continents and oceans.
Thursday(8/10)- Bodies of water(North America) worksheet/ Review North American countries and capitals through class activity using PRO Board.
Friday(8/11)- Test over North/Central American countries and capitals, complete bodies of water worksheets
 
Weekly Agenda for August 14th-18th
Monday(8/14)- Chapter 11 vocabulary
Tuesday(8/15)- Finish chapter 11 vocabulary/ Brainpop over Romans/ Read over Chapter 11 section 1 in textbook, complete pg 328 #'s 1-4
Wednesday(8/16)- Continue discussion over Roman Empire, Make flash cards for Ch. 11 terms
Thursday(8/17)- Chapter 11 section 2 read, video over Roman Empire 
Friday(8/18)- Pax Romana Brainpop, review Ch. 11 flashcards, Quiz over Ch.11 Terms
 
Weekly Agenda for August 21st-25th
Monday(8/21)-  Discuss Padlet/ Flocab(Byzantine Empire/ Ch.11 Sect. 2/Flocab handout
Tuesday(8/22)- Discuss Padlet/ Section 2 vocal builder/ KAHOOT
Wednesday(8/23)- Padlet Prompt/ KAHOOT/Section 3 assessment
Thursday(8/24)- History video/Rules of Roman Republic handout/Study guide
Friday(8/25)- Padlet Prompt/Brainpop review test/Missing assignments 
 
Weekly Agenda for August 28th-September 1st
Monday(8/28)-  Roman Empire Review
Tuesday(8/29)- Roman Empire Review
Wednesday(8/30)-Roman Empire TEST
Thursday(8/31)- Roman Empire review of missed terms/ideas
Friday(9/1)- Islamic World Map/handout(s) 
 
Weekly Agenda for September 5th-8th
Tuesday(9/5)- Bellwork/ Map handout/ vocabulary word finder handout
Wednesday(9/6)-Bellwork/ Vocab builder section 1&2 handout
Thursday(9/7)- Bellwork/ Section 1 interactive reader handout/ Section 2 interactive reader handout/  Chapter 12, Sec. 1 Assessment, Page 357 #’s 1 and 2. Section 2 Assessment #’s 1-3 in book ALL letter questions
 
Friday(9/8)- Bellwork/ 

1. map/wordsearch handout

2.Vocab builder worksheet

3.Interactive readers sections 1 & 2

4. Khadijah Biography worksheet
 
ALL ARE DUE BY THE END OF CLASS ON FRIDAY(TODAY)
 
Weekly Agenda for September 11th-September 14th
Monday(9/11)-  Geography bellwork/ Read Ch.12 Sect 1/ Section 1 assessment in book/ Vocabulary section 1 and 2
Tuesday(9/12)- Geography bellwork/ Vocal actions 1 and 2/ read Ch.12 Sect 2/ Section 2 assessment in book
Wednesday(9/13)- Geography bellwork/ Flocab videos (2)/ Brainpops videos/ Flashcards for vocabulary/ Study for quiz on sect. 1 and 2 tomorrow
Thursday(9/14)- Geography bellwork/ Quiz over Ch.12 sect 1&2/ Worksheet
Friday(9/15)- No school
 
Weekly Agenda for September 18th-September 22nd
Monday(9/18)-  Geography bellwork/ Define Ch.12 sect 3+4 terms/ Biography worksheet
Tuesday(9/19)- Geography bellwork/ Finish Vocab/ Read Ch.12 Sect 3/ Section 3 assessment/ 
Wednesday(9/20)- Geography bellwork/ Work in pairs with vocabulary/ Read Ch.12 sect. 4/ Section 4 Assessment 
Thursday(9/21)- Geography bellwork/ Two sided map activity/ Section 3 and 4 interactive readers
Friday(9/22)- Geography bellwork/ Study Guide for Islamic Empire Test/ Finish classwork
 
Weekly Agenda for September 25th-September 29th
Monday(9/25)-  Geography bellwork/ GUIDANCE
Tuesday(9/26)- Geography bellwork/ Review for Test/ Kahoot review/ Students have the opportunity to sign out a book to take home and STUDY 
Wednesday(9/27)- Geography bellwork/ Islamic Empire TEST(Ch.12 Sect 3+4)/ Word worksheet for Ch. 13
Thursday(9/28)- Geography bellwork/ GUIDANCE
Friday(9/29)- Geography bellwork/ SCOPE article/ SCOPE videos/ SCOPE comprehension assessment/ KAHOOT over Islamic World
 
Vocabulary sections 3+4 KEYNOTE due Wednesday 9/27
Test over Ch.12 Sect 3+4 on Wednesday 9/27
 
 
Weekly Agenda for October 2nd-October 6th
Monday(10/2)-  Geography bellwork/ Intro to Ch.13 Sect. 1/ Section 1 Vocabulary/ Section 1 assessment (1-3)
Tuesday(10/3)- Geography bellwork/ Intro to Ch.13 Sect. 2/ Section 2 Vocabulary/ Section 2 assessment(1-4)
Wednesday(10/4)- Geography bellwork/ African Empires PPT/ Preread sect 2/ 
Thursday(10/5)- Geography bellwork/ Class read section 2/ Flashcards or keynote for sections 1+2 vocab
Friday(10/6)- Geography bellwork/ Career day/ African Empires Geography activity/Finish section assessments 
 
 
Weekly Agenda for October 16th-October 20th
Monday(10/16)-  Geography bellwork/African Geography Challenge/ Section 1/2 Vocabulary/ Section 1/2 assessment(s)/ Africa Keynote/ Africa map worksheet/ 
Tuesday(10/17)- Geography bellwork/GUIDANCE
Wednesday(10/18)- Geography bellwork/ Work Keynote/ Review Worksheet/ Finish collective grade assignments/ Kahoot(if time)
Thursday(10/19)- Geography bellwork/  Go over test review/ Kahoot/ Group test review activity 
Friday(10/20)- Geography bellwork/ Kahoot vocabulary review/ TAKE TEST/ Collective Grade assignments(7) DUE TODAY BY DISMISSAL
 
Collective grade assignments:
* Vocab sections 1-2 defined
* 'Ch.13 section 1 assessment
* Ch.13 section 2 assessment
* Africa Map Worksheet
* Africa Geography Challenge
* Africa Keynote
* Test review worksheet
 
 The Africa Keynote should include 5 slides total(1st will be title slide/ 2nd-4th should have a picture of the African country, description or facts of the country, it should be completed like you were creating a travel brochure)/ and the 5th slide should have your credits for all of the websites used for pictures etc..)
 
 
Weekly Agenda for October 23rd-October 27th
Monday(10/23)-  Geography bellwork/Read Ch.13 Section 3/ Section 3+4 assessment in book/ Section 3+4 vocabulary in book
 
Tuesday(10/24)- Geography bellwork/Read Ch.13 Section 3/Read Ch.13 Section 3
 
Wednesday(10/25)- Geography bellwork/ PPT notes/ section 3+4 practice quiz/ flocab practice
 
Thursday(10/26)- Geography bellwork/  Review for test/ Kahoot/ Group test review activity/ Flocab
 
Friday(10/27)- Geography bellwork/ Kahoot vocabulary review/ TAKE TEST/ Ch.14 intro assignment
 
Collective grade due Friday October 10th. Collective grade includes Section 3 assessment/Section 4 assessment in the book #'s 1-3/ Define vocabulary terms Ch.13 sect. 3+4.
 
Test is Friday over Chapter 13 Sections 3+4. STUDY!!!!
 
Students have the opportunity to check out textbooks to take home and study/complete work not completed in class. If the book is not returned the day after checking out(in the morning), a WHAT slip will be given to the student. 
 
 
Weekly Agenda for October 30th-November 3rd
Monday(10/30)-  Geography bellwork/Flocab- African Empires/ KAHOOT/ Crossword,review African Empires
 
Tuesday(10/31)- Geography bellwork/ GUIDANCE
 
Wednesday(11/01)- Geography bellwork/ Ch. 14 Vocabulary/ Flashcards for Vocabulary/ Physical Map worksheet for China
 
Thursday(11/02)- Geography bellwork/  Read Ch.14 Sect 1 as a class/ Section 1 assessment in book/ Flocab- Ancient China/ Ch.14 Sect. 1 Interactive reader
 
Friday(11/03)- Geography bellwork/ Map activity in pairs/ Section 1 interactive reader/ Section 1 Vocabulary builder
 
Students have the opportunity to check out textbooks to take home and study/complete work not completed in class. If the book is not returned the day after checking out(in the morning), a WHAT slip will be given to the student. 
 
 
Weekly Agenda for November 6th- November 10th
Monday(11/06)-  Geography bellwork/Ch.14 Sect.1-2 Vocab Builders/Interactive readers
 
Tuesday(11/07)- Geography bellwork/ China Dynasties PPT/ Guided notes/ Ancient China FLOCAB
 
Wednesday(11/08)- Geography bellwork/ Ancient China Flocab activity/ Flashcard production/ China Invention decoding activity
 
Thursday(11/09)- Geography bellwork/  KAHOOT review for Test/ Review & go over study guide for Test
 
Friday(11/10)- Geography bellwork/ KAHOOT review/ Chapter 14 Section 1+2 TEST/ Ch.15 Intro assignment
 
TEST FRIDAY OVER CH.14 SECT. 1-2 CONTENT AND VOCABULARY
 
COLLECTIVE GRADE ASSIGNEMNTS DUE MONDAY NOVEMBER 13TH:
Ch.14 vocabulary sect1-2 vocabulary defined on notebook paper
China Map worksheet
Section 1 assessment #'s 1-3 in book
Section 2 assessment #'s 1-3 in book
Ch.14 Sect.1-2 Vocab Builders/Interactive readers
China decoding worksheet(inventions)
 
Study Guide can be completed for extra credit (will be sent home on Tuesday)
 
Students have the opportunity to check out textbooks to take home and study/complete work not completed in class. If the book is not returned the day after checking out(in the morning), a WHAT slip will be given to the student. 
 
 
Weekly Agenda for November 13th- November 17th
Monday(11/13)-  Geography bellwork/ Writing an essay/ Exit ticket
 
Tuesday(11/14)- Geography bellwork/ GUIDANCE
 
Wednesday(11/15)- Geography bellwork/ Powerschool Assessment Test
 
Thursday(11/16)- Geography bellwork/  Read Ch.14 Sect.3/ Define vocabulary Ch.14 Section 3/ Section 3 Assessment 
 
Friday(11/17)- Geography bellwork/ Finish Section 3 Assessment/ Kahoot Production activity/ Exit Ticket
 
COLLECTIVE GRADE ASSIGNEMNTS DUE MONDAY NOVEMBER 13TH:
Ch.14 vocabulary sect1-2 vocabulary defined on notebook paper
China Map worksheet
Section 1 assessment #'s 1-3 in book
Section 2 assessment #'s 1-3 in book
Ch.14 Sect.1-2 Vocab Builders/Interactive readers
China decoding worksheet(inventions)
 
Grade over the essay from Monday(DUE FRIDAY NOVEMBER 17TH)
 
Complete vocabulary and section assessment for Ch.14 Sect.3
 
 
Students have the opportunity to check out textbooks to take home and study/complete work not completed in class. If the book is not returned the day after checking out(in the morning), a WHAT slip will be given to the student. 
 
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Weekly Agenda for November 20th-November 24th
Monday(11/20)-  Bellwork Question/ Great Wall of China documentary
 
Tuesday(11/21)- Bellwork Question/ Kahoot review Great Wall/ Quiz over Great Wall of China
 
Wednesday(11/22)- HOLIDAY
 
Thursday(11/23)- HOLIDAY
 
Friday(11/24)- HOLIDAY
 
Students have the opportunity to check out textbooks to take home and study/complete work not completed in class. If the book is not returned the day after checking out(in the morning), a WHAT slip will be given to the student. 
 
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Weekly Agenda for November 27th-December 1st
Monday(11/27)-  Geography Bellwork/ Read Ch.14 Sect.3/ complete Ch.14 Sect.3 assessment in book/ Group activity
 
Tuesday(11/28)- Geography Bellwork/ Read Ch.14 Sect.4/ complete Ch.14 Sect.4 assessment in book/ Vocabulary packet/ PPT covering china dynasties and Confucianism
 
Wednesday(11/29)- Field Trip day
 
Thursday(11/30)- Geography Bellwork/ Ch.14 sect.3+4 study guide/ Kahoot review for test/ Chinese study scramble/ COLLECTIVE GRADE ASSIGNMENTS DUE TODAY
 
Friday(12/1)- Geography Bellwork/TEST TODAY/ Kahoot review for test/ Ch.15 intro assignment 
 
TEST COVERING CH.14 SECT.3+4 ON FRIDAY!
 
Students have the opportunity to check out textbooks to take home and study/complete work not completed in class. If the book is not returned the day after checking out(in the morning), a WHAT slip will be given to the student. 
 
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Weekly Agenda for December 4th-December 8th
Monday(12/04)-  Geography Bellwork/ GUIDANCE
 
Tuesday(12/05)- Geography Bellwork/ Read Ch.15 Sect.1 as a class/ Define Ch.15 sect.1 vocabulary/ Section 1 activity sheet
 
Wednesday(12/06)- Geography Bellwork/ Japan map activity/ Common core- Japan activities/ Japan activity sheet
 
Thursday(12/07)- Geography Bellwork/ Read Ch.15 Sect.2 as a class/ Define Ch.15 sect.2 vocabulary/ Section 2 activity sheet
 
Friday(12/08)- Geography Bellwork/Ch. 15 Sect 1&2 assessments/ PPT over Japanese religions/ Japanese religion worksheet
 
Become familiar with Chapter 15 vocabulary, our chapter on Japan is tough!
 
Students have the opportunity to check out textbooks to take home and study/complete work not completed in class. If the book is not returned the day after checking out(in the morning), a WHAT slip will be given to the student. 
 
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Weekly Agenda for December 11th-December 15th
Monday(12/11)-  Geography Bellwork/ Read Ch.15 Sect. 3 as a class/ Section 3 activity sheet/ Nara/Haien period PPT.
 
Tuesday(12/12)- Geography Bellwork/ Japanese religions PPT/ Japanese religions activity packet
 
Wednesday(12/13)- Geography Bellwork/ Samurai PPT/ Ch.15 study guide
 
Thursday(12/14)- Geography Bellwork/ Go over Ch.15 study guide/ Chapter review sheet/ KAHOOT test review
 
Friday(12/15)- Geography Bellwork/ Review for test/ TAKE CHAPTER 15 TEST/ Japan post-test worksheet
 
Become familiar with Chapter 15 vocabulary, our chapter on Japan is tough! TEST ON FRIDAY THIS WEEK!
 
Collective grade Ch.15(DUE WEDNESDAY):
* Japan Map
* Ch.15 Vocabulary 
* Section 1, 2, 3 Vocabulary builder sheets
* Ch.15 Section 1+2 assessments (#'s 1-3)
 
Students have the opportunity to check out textbooks to take home and study/complete work not completed in class. If the book is not returned the day after checking out(in the morning), a WHAT slip will be given to the student. 
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Weekly Agenda for December 18th-December 20th
Monday(12/18)-  Samurai reading pages as a class/ Bushido code activity/ Code of the Samurai activity sheet
 
Tuesday(12/19)- Samurai video/ Samurai discussion
 
Wednesday(12/20)- HOLIDAY PROGRAM
 
Thursday(12/21)- NO SCHOOL
 
Friday(12/22)- NO SCHOOL
 
Students have the opportunity to check out textbooks to take home and study/complete work not completed in class. If the book is not returned the day after checking out(in the morning), a WHAT slip will be given to the student. 
 
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Weekly Agenda for January 4th- January 5th
Monday(1/01)-  NO SCHOOL
 
Tuesday(1/02)- NO SCHOOL
 
Wednesday(1/03)- NO SCHOOL
 
Thursday(1/04)- European Map activity/ Common core "Middle Ages" discussion with website/ Early Middle Ages worksheet/ Exit Ticket
 
Friday(1/05)- Read Chapter 17 Section 1 as a class/ Define vocabulary Section 1/ Section 1 activity sheet/ Exit Ticket
 
Classwork/Homework assignments to be completed: 
*Define Ch.17 Section 1 vocabulary
*Ch.17 Sect.1 Assessment #s 1-3
*European Map
*Section 1 activity sheet
 
Students have the opportunity to check out textbooks to take home and study/complete work not completed in class. If the book is not returned the day after checking out(in the morning), a WHAT slip will be given to the student. 
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Weekly Agenda for January 8th- January 12th
Monday(1/08)-  Daily Geography Bellwork/ Common core research as a class/ "Dinner Party" class activity/ Early Middle Ages worksheet/ Exit Ticket
 
Tuesday(1/09)- Daily Geography Bellwork/ Read Chapter 17 Section 2 as a class/ Section 2 assessment in book/ Section 2 activity sheet/ Exit Ticket
 
Wednesday(1/10)- Daily Geography Bellwork/ Early Middle Ages PPT/ Intro Charlemagne/ Note-taking over PPT/ Vocabulary and Map practice sections 1+2/ Exit Ticket
 
Thursday(1/11)- Daily Geography Bellwork/ Go over Chapter study guid as a class/ KAHOOT review/ Review terms in pairs/ Exit ticket
 
Friday(1/12)- Daily Geography Bellwork/ Review time for test/ Take Ch.17 Sect. 1+2 TEST/ Chapter 17 Sections 3+4 intro activity/ Exit Ticket
 
Classwork/Homework assignments to be completed: 
 
*Define Ch.17 Section 1-4 vocabulary
*European Map
*Section 1 activity sheet
*Charlemagne sheet
*Section 2 activity sheet
 
 
 
 
Students have the opportunity to check out textbooks to take home and study/complete work not completed in class. If the book is not returned the day after checking out(in the morning), a WHAT slip will be given to the student. 
 
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Q3 Week 3

 

M- OFF of School

T- OFF of School

W- OFF of School

R- OFF of School

F- Recap- Plan bellwork/ Documentary covering Medieval Europe/  Note-taking/ discussion

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Q3 Week 4

 

M- Geography Bellwork 4-3/ KAHOOT review Ch.17 Sect.1+2 / Test covering Ch.17 Sect.1+2/ Post-Test activity

T- Geography Bellwork 4-3/ GUIDANCE / Time to work on Chapter 17 Sections 1-4 vocab Keynote

W- Geography Bellwork 4-3/ Intro Section 3(Read and complete section 3 assessment in book) Hand out and explain Feudalism diagram sheet/ Section 3 interactive reader(Read together/complete individually)

R- Geography Bellwork 4-3/“The Middle Ages” PPT/ Feudal system in the middle ages wksheet/ Work on Keynote for Ch.17 vocab

F- Geography Bellwork 4-3/“Spread of Christianity” PPT/ Intro sect.4 (Read and complete section 4 assessment in book) / Feudalism question and reading wksheet

 

Keynote for Vocab Ch.17 will be due Wednesday(1/31) class-time

Keynote Instructions: Each slide should have a picture, a definition, the word, and a sentence using the word

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*Define Ch.17 Section 1-4 vocabulary
*European Map
*Section 1 activity sheet
*Charlemagne sheet
*Section 2 activity sheet
 
^^^^^Above assignments are due on Wednesday 1/22^^^^^^

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Q3 Week 5

 

M- Geography Bellwork 4-3/Feudalism PPT/ Feudalism video game activity/  Time to work on all classwork not finished or Work on Keynote for Ch.17 vocab

T- Geography Bellwork 4-4/ Middle Ages Flocab/ Take Flocab test online/ Haiku Worksheet

W- Geography Bellwork 4-4/ 17-3 voc. builder & section quiz/ 17-4 voc. builder and section quiz/ European Webquest activity / Work on Keynote for Ch.17 vocab

R - Geography Bellwork 4-4/ Ch.17 Sect 3+4 Review(Complete and then go over as a class)/ KAHOOT Review/ Ch. 17 Sect 3+4 test review in textbook/ Work on Keynote for Ch.17 vocab

F - Geography Bellwork 4-4/ Ch.17 Sect3+4 TEST/ Post-test word search/ Complete any missing work/ free time on computers(Maybe the last 10-15 Mins.)/ Vocab Ch.18 Sections 1-4

 

Keynote for Vocab Ch.17 will be due Wednesday(1/31) class-time

Keynote Instructions: Each slide should have a picture, a definition, the word, and a sentence using the word

 Ch.17 Sect.3+4 Collective Grade(DUE THURSDAY): Feudalism Handout, Section 3+4 Packet, Vocabulary Ch.17(18 total terms defined)

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Q3 Week 6

 

M- Geography Bellwork 5-1 / Review for Ch.17 Sect. 3+4 TEST/ Complete study guide for test prep /  KAHOOT REVIEW/ Time to work on missing work

T- Geography Bellwork 5-1 / GUIDANCE

W- Geography Bellwork 5-1 / Review for Test(Ch.17 3+4)/ Take TEST covering Ch.17 Sect 3+4/ Intro Ch.18 PPT? or activity

R - Geography Bellwork 5-1 /Read Ch.18 Section 1/ Vocabulary builder/ Section quiz practice/ PPT,activity

F - Geography Bellwork 5-1 / Section 1 interactive reader activity/ Popes & kings PPT/ guided notes/ Keynote Vocab Ch.18 Sections 1-3

 

TEST COVERING CHAPTER 17 SECTIONS 3-4 IS ON WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 7

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Q3 Week 7

 

M- Geography bellwork 5-2/ Popes & Kings reading/ Read Ch.18 Sect. 2 as a class/ Personal writing activity/ Keynote work time

T- Geography bellwork 5-2/ Section 2 Vocab builder/section quiz/ Crusades PPT/ Crusades guided notes

W- Geography bellwork 5-2 / Crusades activity sheet/ Crusades video/ Keynote work time/ Personal journal writing activity

R - Geography bellwork 5-2/ Quiz over social structure in medieval Europe / Christianity PPT & guided notes / Keynote work time/ Video game story board activity

F - Geography bellwork/ NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS

 

*Keynote due Thursday 2/15

* QUIZ on social structure diagram on Thursday 2/15

*Get ALL missing work and zeros turned In for partial credit!

 

Keynote for Vocab Ch.18 will be due Thursday(2/15) class-time
Keynote Instructions: Each slide should have a picture, a definition, the word, and a sentence using the word, Credits page
14 Words
Excommunicate 
Pope Gregory VII
Emperor Henry IV
Crusades
Holy Land
Pope Urban II
King Richard I
Saladin
Clergy
Religious order
Francis of Assisi
Friars
Thomas Aquinas
Natural Law
 
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Q3 Week 8

 

M- NO SCHOOL

T- Geography bellwork 5-3/ GUIDANCE

W- Geography bellwork 5-3/ Read Section 3 through powerpoint/ Review through Jeopardy/ Chapter Review sheet

R - Geography bellwork 5-3/ Test covering Ch.18 Sect.1-3/ Viking Video/ Viking Quiz/ Finish read & responds

F - Geography bellwork 5-3/ Read Ch.18 Sect.4/ Magna Carta “Awesome Stories” reading on CC./ Magna Carta Activity sheet in groups/ Magna Carta video(s)

 

*Test Thursday over Ch.18 Sect.1-3

*Get ALL missing work and zeros turned In for partial credit!

 

Students have the opportunity to check out textbooks to take home and study/complete work not completed in class. If the book is not returned the day after checking out(in the morning), a WHAT slip will be given to the student.