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 2 Week 6

(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 political and religious roots of reform. (7.4.4.18.3)
  2. I can describe the goals that social reformers sought in the mid-1800’s. (7.4.4.18.3)
  3. I can explain how Americans improved public education in the mid-1800’s. (7.4.4.18.3)
  4. I can apply knowledge from class notes and create Whole-Brain Connectors that demonstrate content understanding.

Monday, December 9, 2019

Current Events:  CNN 10 Student News 

Quiz:  Students will take a quiz covering last week’s current events in class.  This will be corrected in class.

Test Return and Review:  Students will have their Unit 3 Tests returned and reviewed in class with Miss Shively.

Video: Students will finish viewing Democracy and Reform (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P_GUYOt2GwU).  This was started in Thursday’s class last week.

Assignment Reminder:  Quizlet: Students will complete the LEARN Section of Unit 4 entitled “19th Century Social Reforms”.  This is due on Thursday, December 19, 2019. (https://quizlet.com/69378371/learn)

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - Flip Day Schedule

Mid-Quarter and last day to turn in work for Miss Shively.

Current Events:  CNN 10 Student News 

Notes: Students will begin their Unit 4 Rainbow Notes covering Unit 4 Part 1 entitled “The Spirit of Reform”. (Blank Student Skeleton Notes Copy)

Assignment Reminder:  Quizlet: Students will complete the LEARN Section of Unit 4 entitled “19th Century Social Reforms”.  This is due on Thursday, December 19, 2019. (https://quizlet.com/69378371/learn)

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - Homeroom Schedule

Current Events:  CNN 10 Student News

Notes: Students will finish their Unit 4 Rainbow Notes covering Unit 4 Part 1 entitled “The Spirit of Reform”. (Blank Student Skeleton Notes Copy)

Activity: Introduce “Whole-Brain” Connectors and create connectors in small groups covering Unit 4 Part 1.  This is due on Thursday of this week.

Assignment:  Quizlet: Students will complete the LEARN Section of Unit 4 entitled “19th Century Social Reforms”.  This is due on Thursday, December 19, 2019. (https://quizlet.com/69378371/learn)

Thursday, December 12, 2019 - Miss Shively’s Last Day

Current Events:  CNN 10 Student News

Due For Turn-In:  Unit 4 Part 1 Group “Whole-Brain” Connectors

Notes: Students will finish their Unit 4 Rainbow Notes covering Unit 4 Part 2 entitled “The Fight Against Slavery”. (Blank Student Skeleton Notes Copy)

Assignment Reminder:  Quizlet: Students will complete the LEARN Section of Unit 4 entitled “19th Century Social Reforms”.  This is due on Thursday, December 19, 2019. (https://quizlet.com/69378371/learn)

Friday, December 13, 2019 - No School

Current Events:  CNN 10 Student News - Students will have a quiz on Monday, December 16, 2019 covering the current events of this week.  This quiz will cover current events and content material from Unit 4 Part 1.

Assignment Reminder:  Quizlet: Students will complete the LEARN Section of Unit 4 entitled “19th Century Social Reforms”.  This is due on Thursday, December 19, 2019. (https://quizlet.com/69378371/learn)

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