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 2 Quarter 4 Week 7

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

Class Weekly Objectives / “I Can" Statements:

  1. Identify the push and pull factors that brought immigrants to the United States.
  2. Identify the challenges faced by immigrants as they adjusted to life in their new land.
  3. Explain why some Americans opposed the immigrants coming to the United States.

Monday, May 21, 2018

Current Events:  CNN 10 Student News (http://www.cnn.com/cnn10)

Quiz:  Students will be taking a quiz covering last week’s current events and content material from New Inventions Change the Nation and The Rise of Labor in the Industrial Age.  This will be corrected in class on this date.

Assignment Review:  Go over content material for Unit 6 Review Guide - Part I. Vocabulary 22-30, Part II. Key People 48-50, and Part V. The Rise of Labor in the Industrial Age #’s 69-73.

Unit Review:  Review Unit 6 Part 1 Material covering The Rise of Industry and Unions.  Students will be taking a test on this material on Tuesday of this week.

Assignment:  Complete the LEARN section of Quizlet Unit 6 entitled The Rise of Industry and Unions.  Students will have time in class on this date to work on this assignment.  This is due on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. (https://quizlet.com/120900972/unit-6-part-1-the-rise-of-industry-and-unions-flash-cards/)

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - Sub in PM Classes

Current Events:  CNN 10 Student News (http://www.cnn.com/cnn10)

Due For Turn-In:   LEARN section of Quizlet Unit 6 entitled The Rise of Industry and Unions.

Test:  Students will be taking a test covering Unit 6 Parts 1-4 covering "The Rise of Industry and Unions".

Assignment: Students will use remaining class time after finishing their tests to complete filling in the Unit 6 Part 5 Notes entitled New Immigrants Arrive in America. (Blank Student Copy)  These notes material will be reviewed in class on Thursday of this week.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - Homeroom Schedule

Current Events:  CNN 10 Student News (http://www.cnn.com/cnn10)

Video:  America The Story of US - Cities

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Current Events:  CNN 10 Student News (http://www.cnn.com/cnn10)

Test Review:  Students will have their Unit 6 Parts 1-4 Test returned and reviewed class on this date.

Notes:  Students will begin going over the notes for Unit 6 Part 5 entitled “New Immigrants Arrive in America”. (Blank Student Copy)

Friday, May 25, 2018

Current Events:  CNN 10 Student News (http://www.cnn.com/cnn10)

NO QUIZ NEXT WEEK

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