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  • TIME MAGAZINE ANNOTATION

    Posted by Patrick O'Brien on 4/18/2020
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  • Updated Due dates as of 4/6

    Posted by Patrick O'Brien on 3/27/2020
    1. Ch 14 outline pushed back to 4/19.   (previously assigned – e. an old assignment, not “new” but due date pushed back anyway) (thank you to the several students that already completed this -- it was assigned on February 10)
    2. OPTIONAL EXTRA CREDIT - Ch 14 inquizitive due 4/4 (previously assigned) (thank you to the few dozen who already completed this)
    3. Make up work 3/30-4/3 (irrelevant to virtually all of you because you owe nothing)
    4. Reconstruction Mixer due 4/6
    5. Reconstruction Role Play due 4/7
    6. Reconstruction Video Quiz due 4/8
    7. Dr Toer’s Amazing Magic Lantern Show assignment 4/9
    8. James Loewen Civil War article (6 responses) due 4/16
    9. Foner Forever Free essay (6 responses) due 4/17
    10. Birth of a Nation assignment (had to make it a video quiz) due 4/19
    11. Review for test 4/20
    12. Test will be 4/21.  The test will post at the beginning of the school day, and close at the end of the school day.
    13. DBQ will be 4/23.  It will be posted at the beginning of the school day, and close at the end of the school day.  You wil also be given the topic ahead of time.
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  • ASSIGNMENTS DURING TIME CLOSED

    Posted by Patrick O'Brien on 3/14/2020
    1. ch 13 outline 3/17
    2. ch 13 Inquizitive 3/20
    3. 5 Points assignment on Google Classroom 3/25
    4. ch 14 outline 3/29
    5. ch 14 Inquizitive 4/1
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  • Friday March 13, 2020___

    Posted by Patrick O'Brien on 3/13/2020

    We completed our close reading of the Gettysburg Address.  The paragraph that is due is on Google Classroom.  It is due by the end of the period.

     

    HW - complete the mini essay as assigned in the classwork packet.

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  • Thursday March 12, 2020___

    Posted by Patrick O'Brien on 3/12/2020

    We began to close read the Gettysburg Address.  We were able to answer the questions on p 1-5.

    HW - ch outlline on google classroom

     

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  • Monday March 9, 2020

    Posted by Patrick O'Brien on 3/9/2020

    We viewed What was the Underground Railroad? for the do now, and completed the Who Freed the Slaves Activity. (that was begun last class).  That means were able to

    HW - ch outline on google classroom, and the 3 conclusion questions form War to Free the Slaves  packet due by tonight

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  • Friday March 6, 2020

    Posted by Patrick O'Brien on 3/6/2020

    We viewed Fort Sumter for the do now, and began a Who Freed the Slaves Activity.

     

    HW - due dates on Google Classroom

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  • Thursday March 5, 2020

    Posted by Patrick O'Brien on 3/5/2020

    I was in the main office for NHS Selection.  In my absence, you completed the  War to Free the Slaves Activity.    (that was begun last class) That means we were able to complete the Confederate documents.  

     

     

    HW - 3/9 evening  - the 3 questions from the classwork packet - submit the packet the class period following the night the questions are due.

     

    HW - 3/6  DBQ outline packet

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  • Tuesday March 3, 2020

    Posted by Patrick O'Brien on 3/3/2020

    We viewed Foner Podcast 13.4 for the do now.  We then began the  War to Free the Slaves Activity.   We were able to review the first 3 documents that are about Abe Lincoln.  The rest of the documents are about the Confederacy and you will finish them on Thursday.  I will be in the main office at the NHS Selection.

     

    HW - due dates on Google Classroom

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  • Monday March 2, 2020

    Posted by Patrick O'Brien on 3/2/2020

    We viewed Kansas Nebraska Act for the do now.  We then viewed Foner Podcast 14.3.  We then completed a Lessons in Looking: Contraband activity.

     

    HW - due dates on Google Classroom

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