Weekly Schedule

GC = Assignment is in Google Classroom
10.8.18 - 10.12.18

MondayImage result for pogil definition
    -1 quote from each section in your notebook
    -mini-Mel answering the question "Should Columbus Day be celebrated in America?"

Tuesday
Bumper Stickers
    -choose a perspective and event from our unit
    -what bumper sticker might they have bought if available at the event?
Study for Quizipoo tomorrow

Wednesday
Quizipoo: French-Indian War
Townshend Acts article in Newsela--directions are in the assignment

Thursday
Group assignments and team building activities (complex greeting)

Friday 
Group Work: Image Analysis (GC)





10.1.18 - 10.5.18
Image result for george washington

Monday
Walk and Talk: Tweets
    Fort Necessity notes

Tuesday
Quizipoo: Causes of Conflict
Continue Fort Necessity and French and Indian War presentation

Wednesday
George Washington and Braddock's Defeat (French and Indian War presentation)

Thursday


Friday 





9.17.18 - 9.21.18

Monday
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Finish Rushmore MELCon writing process and submit (GC)

Tuesday
    Image of Directions    Causes of Conflict activity
    Sort Cards on the Diamond
    
Final Draft of Rushmore MELCon Due (GC) 

Wednesday
Continue with whole group discussion of the causes sort from yesterday
Conflict videos and questions (GC)

Thursday
Continue with Conflict videos and viewing questions

Friday 
Image analysis
Perspectives of French-Indian War





9.17.18 - 9.21.18Image result for mt rushmore scared

Monday
Men of Mt. Rushmore evidence dig [Resource Packet] -- GC

Tuesday
Continue review of evidence

Wednesday
Rushmore outline -- GC

Link to explanation of Main Idea sentence and theme

Thursday
Rushmore rough draft

Friday (Homecoming Parade = alternate schedule)

Final Draft Due Tuesday 9/25





9.10.18 - 9.14.18

Monday
Discuss observations v. inferences
Begin introduction of MELCon Outline using Who is Ms. Walker? observations (GC)

Tuesday
Reading: A History of the 9/11 Attacks (Newsela)
    Gather evidence
    Build an argument for one of two main ideas
Continue Who is Ms. Walker outline (GC)

Wednesday
Complete Who is Ms. Walker outline (GC) -- Due Friday at beginning of class
Create paragraph
Self and peer editing

Thursday
8th Grade Learner Survey

Friday
Build paragraph using outline material
Self-edit
Peer-edit






9.4.18 - 9.7.18

Monday
No School

Tuesday
Introductory remarks 
Little Americans project (Due 9.7.17)
Who am I? practice paragraph

Wednesday
Continue assignments from Tuesday

Thursday
What is a MELCon? discussion and handouts

Friday
Who is Ms. Walker? Observation gathering
Little Americans due





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