Homework

Homework will be posted weekly.  The assignments are also updated and listed at the front of my classroom.
Monday, June 13th
Please read and answer questions on J.W.B. packet.

Tuesday, June 14th
Complete the timeline of events for the assassination of Lincoln.

Wednesday, June 15th
If you have not turned in your textbook, or Chasing Lincoln's Killer, you must return or pay the fine.

Thursday, June 16th
Happy Summer!!!!






Quiz CLK on Thursday, June 9th, Chapters 10-Epilogue
Please know information about the following characters
Stuart              
Garrett                    
Lucas
Quesenberry                                                  
Conger                               
Jett
Know about the following questions.
What finally makes Booth come out of the barn?

What is the reason that Edwin Stanton, Secretary of War, wants Booth alive?

There were many people who were tried, convicted and sentenced to death or prison time.  Name one person that you feel should not have received the sentence they did and give specific details and reasons to support your opinion.

What are union greenbacks?

Know about Booth and Herold's journey to Virginia.

How did the government know that Booth and Herold were headed to Virginia?

Describe Booth and Herold's interaction with Dr. Richard Stuart.

 


Monday, June 6th
Please read chapter 12 through Epilogue of Chasing Lincoln's Killer, due Wednesday.
Quiz on Chapters 10-Epilogue on Thursday, June 9th

Tuesday, June 7th
Continue working on hw due tomorrow

Wednesday, June 8th
Review for Quiz on Chapters 10-Epilogue, tomorrow. See top of page for study guide.

Thursday, June 9th
Read Edman Spangler primary source and answer questions.

Friday, June 10th
Read biography on Mary Surratt and answer questions.



Monday, May 30th
Memorial Day: No School

Tuesday, May 31st
Read chapter 10 of Chasing Lincoln's Killer and complete questions.

Wednesday, June 1st
Read Chapter 11 of Chasing Lincoln's Killer and complete questions, Due Friday, 6/3

Thursday, June 2nd
Continue reading chapter 11, due tomorrow and complete questions.

Friday, June 3rd
Study for your quiz on Chapters 5-9 of Chasing Lincoln's Killer on Monday, June 6th.









Quiz: Chasing Lincoln's Killer, Chapters 1-4: Friday, May 27th
What was security like during this time period? Give specific descriptive examples
What did Booth hope to gain by killing Lincoln?
Why don't more people go after Booth? Give specific descriptive examples.
Why was Seward the easiest target of all the Cabinet members? Be specific.
Compare Booth and Herold's escapes to Powell's. 

Monday, May 23rd
Finish reading chapters 4 and 5 of Chasing Lincoln's Killer and finish questions.  Due Wednesday.

Tuesday, May 24th
Finish reading chapters 4 and 5 of Chasing Lincoln's Killer and finish questions.  Due Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 25th
Read chapters 6 and 7 of Chasing Lincoln's Killer and do questions. Due Friday.

Thursday, May 26th
Study for quiz on Chapters 1-4 of Chasing Lincoln's Killer

Friday, May 27th
Read chapters 8 & 9 of Chasing Lincoln's Killer and complete all questions for Tuesday, May 31st.






Quiz Chapter 17 on Tuesday, May 17th

Monday, May 16th
Study for you quiz on Chapter 17 for tomorrow

Tuesday, May 17th
Please read the beginning pages of Chasing Lincoln's Killer, stopping before Chapter 1.

Wednesday, May 18th
Finish reading chapter 1 and answer chapter 1 questions of Chasing Lincoln's Killer.

Thursday, May 19th
Finish reading chapter 2 and answer chapter 2 questions of Chasing Lincoln's Killer.

Friday, May 20th
Finish reading Chapter 3 of Chasing Lincoln's Killer and answer chapter 3 questions.












Sturbridge Village: Thursday, May 12th. Depart 8am and arrive back 3:45pm.

Civil War Project Due: Thursday, May 5th Presentations continue, Monday, May 9th

Monday, May 9th
Read Chapter 17, section 3 and answer the questions from section 3 worksheet.

Tuesday, May 10th
continue working on hw from Monday, due Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 11th
Study guide chapter 17 due Monday, May 16

Thursday, May 12th
Sturbridge

Friday, May 13th
Complete chapter 17 study guide, due Monday.

Monday, May 2nd
Chapter 17 Timeline questions (1-4) and Exploring the Art question, (all on one sheet) are Due Wednesday, 5/4
Civil War Project: Due Thursday, May 5th

Tuesday, May 3rd
Chapter 17 Timeline questions (1-4) and Exploring the Art question, (all on one sheet) are Due Wednesday, 5/4
Civil War Project: Due Thursday, May 5th

Wednesday, May 4th
Civil War Project: Due Thursday, May 5th
Read Chapter 17, section 1 and answer the section 1 worksheet. Questions are on the back of the timeline/exploring art worksheet.


Thursday, May 5th
Read Chapter 17, section 1 and answer the section 1 worksheet. Questions are on the back of the timeline/exploring art worksheet.


Friday, May 6th
Read Chapter 17 section 2 and answer section 2 worksheet.





Monday, April 25th through Thursday, April 28th
Students are working in class on a research project on the Civil War. Each student will have two areas to be researched and must present all information on a Google Presentation to the class. This is due Thursday, May 5th. All classes this week will be held in the Library, any additional work must be done outside of class time. This is worth a test grade.

Friday, April 29th
Students should complete the Captain's worksheet to assist with our understanding of Mystic Seaport. Our trip will take place on Tuesday, May 3rd.





***Field Trip forms due: April 15th***
Quiz: Chapter 16 on Thursday, April 14th

Monday, April 11th
Read pages 536 to the left of 538.
Answer questions 1-5 from section 5 worksheet

Tuesday, April 12th
Finish section 5 worksheet questions

Wednesday, April 13th
Study for quiz tomorrow on chapter 16
Field Trip Forms Due Friday!

Thursday, April 14th
Field Trip Forms Due tomorrow! Extra can be found under "Historical Field Trips" tab in the upper left of this page.

Friday, April 15th
NONE


Monday, April 4th
Study for test on chapter 15 tomorrow

Tuesday, April 5th
1)Timeline questions from 506-507
2) Read 510-515 and answer chapter 16, section 1 worksheet

Wednesday, April 6th
Please make sure that you finish reading section 2 tonight. We will complete the questions in class tomorrow
Read pages 519-521
Answer questions 10-12 on Chapter 16, section 2 worksheet

Thursday, April 7th
Complete chapter 16, section 3 questions
Study guide due: Wednesday, 4/13

Friday, April 8th
Answer questions 1-8 from section 4 worksheet







***Uncle Tom's Cabin Book Jacket Due: Thursday, March 24th by the end of day.
Link to further information about the story: https://www.harrietbeecherstowecenter.org/utc/

Monday, March 21st
SSA: complete questions 4-8 on the Chapter 15 section 1 worksheet
SSB,C,D: Complete the "events chart" for section 1 of chapter 15.

Tuesday, March 22nd
Start brainstorming for Uncle Tom's Cabin book jacket

Wednesday, March 23rd
Uncle Tom's Cabin book jacket due Thursday by the end of day

Thursday, March 24th
NO Homework

Friday, March 25th
NO SCHOOL



Monday, March 14th
Finish reading Chapter 14, section 5, pages 464-466 and answer questions 6-9 on the section 5 worksheet.

Tuesday, March 15th
Complete the back side of the Chapter 14 study guide

Wednesday, March 16th
Study for Test Chapter 14 on Friday 3/18

Thursday, March 17th
Study for Test Chapter 14 on Friday 3/18

Friday, March 18th
Read Chapter 15 timeline and section 1. Complete the timeline and section 1 worksheet.



Monday, March 7th
Read pages 448 to the top left of 450 and answers questions 1-5 on the Chapter 14 section 3 worksheet.

Tuesday, March 8th
Read pages 452-453 and answer questions 12-14 from the worksheet for chapter 14, section 3.

Wednesday, March 9th
Read page 456 to 459 and answer questions 1-7 from Chapter 14, Section 4 part 2 worksheet.

Thursday, March 10th
Fill out study guide for chapter 14 up to and including Margaret Fuller

Friday, March 11th
Fill out study guide up to and including Dorethea Dix




Monday, February 29th
Complete chapter 14 timeline and section 1 worksheet

Tuesday, March 1st
Complete "Growth of Cities" chart

Wednesday, March 2nd
Classified Ad project Due: Monday, March 7th

Thursday, March 3rd
Continue working on Classified Ad project

Friday, March
Read 443-445 and answer questions 1-5 on Chapter 14, Section 2 worksheet



Chapter 13 Quiz: Monday, 2/29

Monday, February 22nd
Finish chapter 13 section 2 questions from worksheet


Tuesday, February 23rd
Complete "Life in Urban South" chart

Wednesday, February 24th
1) Finish reading chapter 13, section 3
2)Complete the worksheet on section 3 questions
Due Friday

Thursday, February 25th
Continue working on Wednesday night homework


Friday, February 26th
Study for quiz on Chapter 13 for Monday.





Quiz Chps. 16-23 of Lyddie on Thursday, February 11th, Now: Thursday, February 18th

Chp. 16: 1      Chp. 19: 2     Chp. 22: 4
Chp. 17: 2      Chp. 20: 1     Chp. 23: 3, 4
Chp. 18: 2      Chp. 21: 4

Pathetically     cravat          monstrosities
Infallible           turpitude     tinder
sprigged           ignorant
adjourned         vile
scrupulous        depraved

Monday, February 16th
No School

Tuesday, February 17th
No School

Wednesday, February 18th
Study for Lyddie, Chps. 16-23 Quiz tomorrow
Extra Credit on your quiz if you return Lyddie Book in class.

Thursday, February 19th
Read pages 414-416 in your textbook. Complete worksheet for map questions and linking today.

Friday, February 20th
Complete worksheet for Chp. 13 section 1 questions.




Monday, February 8th
Snow Day!!

Tuesday, February 9th
Please read chapters 22 and 23 of Lyddie and answer questions for Thursday, February 11th. This is due for Thursday regardless of school tomorrow.

Wednesday, February 10th
Chapters 22/23 due tomorrow

Thursday, February 11th
Study for Quiz on Chapters 16-23 on Thursday, February 18th

Friday, February 12th
No School, keep studying for quiz next week.


Monday, February 1st
Study for quiz on chapters 11-15 of Lyddie.

Tuesday, February 2nd
Read chapter 17 of Lyddie and answer the questions.

Wednesday, February 3rd
Complete chapter 18 questions of Lyddie.

Thursday, February 4th
Read chapter 20 of Lyddie and answer questions.

Friday, February 5th
Read chapter 22 of Lyddie and answer questions.


Monday, January 25th
Read chapters 13 and 14 of Lyddie and answer questions. Due Thursday, January 28th
Lyddie News Broadcast Due: Wednesday, January 27th

Tuesday, January 26th
Read chapters 13 and 14 of Lyddie and answer questions. Due Thursday, January 28th
Lyddie News Broadcast Due: Wednesday, January 27th

Wednesday, January 27th
Read chapters 13 and 14 of Lyddie and answer questions. Due Thursday, January 28th

Thursday, January 28th
Begin to study for quiz on chapters 11-15 of Lyddie, Tuesday, February 2nd. 

Friday, January 29th
Continue studying for quiz on chapters 11-15 of Lyddie and read and answer questions for chapter 15 of Lyddie








Quiz: Friday, January 22nd on Lyddie Chapters 6-10
What to study:
Chapter 6: Question 3
Chapter 7: Question 2
Chapter 8: Question 1
Chapter 9: Question 2
Chapter 10: Question 3
conveyed, foreboding, bandboxes, rollicking, shuttle, bobbin, surname, strenous






Quiz: Tuesday, January 12th on Lyddie Chapters 1-5
What to study:
Chapter 1: Question 1
Chapter 2: Question 4
Chapter 3: Questions 3 & 4
Chapter 4: Question 4
Chapter 5: Question 2
Nourishment, adversary, anxious, obliged, hideous, mistress, peculiar, tinderbox, shucked

Monday, January 11th
Study for quiz on Chapters 1-5 of Lyddie

Tuesday, January 12th
Read chapter 6 of Lyddie and answer questions.

Wednesday, January 13th
Complete chapter 7 questions.

Thursday, January 14th
Read chapters 8, 9, & 10 of Lyddie and complete questions. Due Tuesday, January 19th

Friday, January 15th
Read chapters 8, 9, & 10 of Lyddie and complete questions. Due Tuesday, January 19th





Monday, January 4th
Read chapters 2 & 3 of Lyddie and answer questions for both chapters. Due Wednesday.

Tuesday, January 5th
Continue working on Chapters 2 & 3 due Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 6th
Read Chapter 4 of Lyddie and answer questions.

Thursday, January 7th
Read chapter 5 of Lyddie and answer questions. Due Monday, January 11th.

Friday, January 8th
Continue working on chapter 5 due Monday.







***Factory Letter Due: Friday, December 18th
Test Chapter 12: Tuesday, December 22nd

Monday, December 21st
Study for test on Chapter 12 

Tuesday, December 22nd
Get a bag or make a book cover to keep the novel Lyddie safe. Please read chapter 1 and answer questions due Monday, January 5th, 2016

Wednesday, December 23rd
Please continue to read chp 1 and answer questions for Lyddie



Monday, December 14th
Factory Letter Due Friday, December 18th 

Tuesday, December 15th
Factory Letter Due Friday, December 18th

Wednesday, December 16th
Read pages 396-397 and answer questions 1-5 on the Chap. 12 sec 3 worksheet.

Thursday, December 17th
Read pages 398-401 and answer questions 6-12 on the Chap. 12 sec. worksheet.

Friday, December 18th
Complete Chapter 12 study guide






Monday, December 7th
Please answer the timeline questions on page 380-381

1)When did the first steam-powered mill open in Great Britain?
2) How long after the first commercially successful steamboat in the United States was the nation's first passenger locomotive?
3) How and when did working conditions change for government employees during this period?

Also please answer the "Explore the Art" question on page 379.

Tuesday, December 8th
Read pages 384-386 and answer questions 1-5 on the Chapter 12, section 1 worksheet.

Wednesday, December 9th
Read pages 387-389 and answer questions 6-12 on the Chapter 12, section 1 worksheet.

Thursday, December 9th
Read pages 394-395 and answer the Chapter 12, section 2, true false sheet.

Friday, December 10th
Continue working on factory letter, due 12/18.




Quiz: Chapter 11: Friday, December 4th

Monday, November 30th
Complete Chapter 11 Study Guide

Tuesday, December 1st to Thursday, December 3rd
Study for Quiz on Friday, December 4th. Chapter 11

Friday, December 4th
Work on the Alamo Questions




Monday, November 23rd
Gold Rush Flyer Due Tuesday 11/24

Tuesday, November 24th
No Homework




Monday, November 16th
Complete study guide, Chapter 11, section 2

Tuesday, November 17th
Read page 357-358
Answer questions 8-10 on worksheet from chapter 11, section 3

Wednesday, November 18th
Read 364-369
Answer questions from Chapter 11 section 4 worksheet: Due Friday

Thursday, November 19th
Wednesday night homework due Friday

Friday, November 20th
Gold Rush Flyer Due Tuesday, November 24th: Information under "homework worksheets"








Monday, November 9th
Complete the study guide for chapter 11, section 1

Tuesday, November 10th
Read pages 350-353 and complete the worksheet: Due Thursday

Wednesday, November 11th
Read pages 350-353 and complete the worksheet: Due Thursday

Thursday, November 12th
Study for quiz on chapter 11, section 1

Friday, November 13th
Complete the chart on "rebellions"






Monday, November 2nd
Start working on study guide for test on Friday

Tuesday, November 3rd
Continue working on study guide

Wednesday, November 4th
Study for test on Friday

Due Monday 11/9: Timeline questions using pages 342-343 and read section one of chapter 11, pages 346-349 and answer worksheet for section one.

Timeline Questions
1) When did the U.S. declare war against Mexico?
2) With what nation did the U.S. agree to join occupation of Oregon Country in 1827?
3) How long after John Jacob Astor founded the fur-trading post Astoria was gold discovered in California?
4) Based on the timeline, what are some major themes in this chapter?


Thursday, November 5th
Study for test on Chapter 10 tomorrow


Friday, November 6th
Timeline questions using pages 342-343 and
read section one of chapter 11, pages 346-349 and answer worksheet for section one.




Monday, October 26th
Please complete the timeline questions using page 319

1) In what year was Andrew Jackson elected president?
2) What did Andrew Jackson veto in 1832?
3)What is the Trail of Tears, and when did it begin?
4) What major contribution did Sequoya make, and when?



Tuesday, October 27th
Read the biography on Andrew Jackson (page 325). Answer the question on the bottom of page 325.

Wednesday, October 28th
Read pages 328-329, stopping just before the bank, and answer the reading check question on page 329.

Thursday, October 29th
Read pages 332-333 and answer the reading check question on page 333

Friday, October 30th
Read pages 333-335 and answer questions 2 & 3 on page 325.