Today in class we finished the America Story of Us Episode 3 video entitled "Westward" and answered the rest of the video guide questions.
After that we presented our Amendment Posters and wrote down the important facts about each of the amendments 11-27.
Complete the Guided Reading Worksheet for Chapter 6 Section 1-2 using your online textbook.
Today in class we went through the New Republic Power Point and completed an "I am Poem" activity to help us define the differences between the Federalist and the Anti-Federalist.
Begin Study Guide Completion
Today in class we completed a SAS Curriculum Pathways Activity about Early American Foreign Policy. The Worksheet for that is listed here. We also talked about our next big assignment which is the George Washington Obituary Writing Assignment. The instructions and web links are listed below.
The Death of George Washington
How to write an obituary:
George Washington Research LinksStarting Points (Cannot use as one of your sources)
Wikipedia - Look at the sources they used.
Instructor Approved Research Sites (You CAN use these as sources)
White House - George Washington
Mount Vernon Estate
Miller Center - George Washington
The George Washington Diaries - Library of Congress
George Washington Papers - University of Virginia
George Washington Memorial Service - Office of the Clerk
Thursdays - Friday October 10-11
In class on Friday we took time to go to the Library and had a discussion about Plagiarism and the proper ways to cite resources. If you need further help with your paper, you can visit the RHS Media Center Website for tools to research and Cite.