Social 7 - American History

Welcome to the 7th Grade Social Studies Website.  In grade 7 students will be studying American History from 1800 thru modern day as well as examining the founding principles and documents of the nation.  On this page you will find a weekly listing of all class assignments as well as links to notes and classroom assignment materials.

Weekly Calendar and Assignments

Semester 1 Quarter 1 Week 7

(Please note this is merely a guide of weekly activities and may change as needed.)

Class Weekly Objectives / “I Can" Statements:

  1. I can identify the achievements of the explorations of Lewis and Clark and Zebulon Pike. (7.4.4.18.1) 
  2. I can correctly use and label “TODALSS” on the map (7.3.1.1.1)
  3. I can identify the 1807 United States, along with the regions of the Louisiana Purchase, Spanish Florida territory, and Oregon country. (7.4.4.18.1) and (7.3.1.1.1)

Monday, October 14, 2019

Current Events:  CNN 10 Student News

Week 7 Quiz: Students will be taking a quiz covering last week’s current events from CNN 10.

Activity: Finish Louisiana Purchase powerpoint and begin TODALSS map making

Assignment Reminder:  Students will be assigned to complete the LEARN section of Unit 2 Quizlet entitled United States Expansion. (https://quizlet.com/59599841/unit-2-united-states-expansion-flash-cards/). This is due on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 by 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - Mr. Olson Absent

Current Events:  CNN 10 Student News 

Activity: In-class work time for the TODALSS Map assignment

Assignment Reminder:  Students will be assigned to complete the LEARN section of Unit 2 Quizlet entitled United States Expansion. (https://quizlet.com/59599841/unit-2-united-states-expansion-flash-cards/). This is due on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 by 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - Homeroom Schedule

Current Events:  CNN 10 Student News

Activity: Finish Lewis and Clark - Journey of the Corp of Discovery. Students will have a guide to complete while viewing the film that will be turned in for grading.  This was started in class last Wednesday and it will be completed and corrected in class on this date.

*If time allows: Students may have some time to work on their TODALSS Map

Due for Turn-In: Quizlet LEARN section of Unit 2 entitled United States Expansion 

Assignment Reminder: TODALSS Map Due Monday, October 21st

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - NO SCHOOL - MEA BREAK

Friday, October 18, 2019 - No School - MEA BREAK


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