Homework

Homework will be posted weekly.  The assignments are also updated and listed at the front of my classroom.
Quiz: Chapters 10-Epilogue
Monday, June 5th   Link to Quizlet:

Monday, June 5th - Thursday, June 8th
Students should remember to hand in their Chasing Lincoln's Killer book if they have not done so
Continue working on  your final copy of the questions for the "Hunt for John Wilkes Booth."

Friday, June 9th
TBD






****Sturbridge Village: Wednesday, May 31st. Please see notice of reminders that went home Friday, May 26th.

Monday, May 29th
Memorial Day

Tuesday, May 30th
Please work on chapters 10-Epilogue with questions, Due: Friday, June 2nd.

Wednesday, May 31st
Sturbridge Village
Continue working on reading and questions Due Friday

Thursday, June 1st
Continue working on reading and answering questions 10-Epilogue. There will be class time today, to work on this. Due Friday.

***Summer Reading kickoff tomorrow: remember your Summer reading book, blanket/towel, snack, sunblock, etc if needed.

Friday, June 2nd
Study for quiz, Monday, June 5th on chapters 10-Epilogue.






Quiz: Chapters 5-9 of CLK, Friday, May 26th
Please look at the following questions:
Chapter 5: 1, 5, 7, 8, 9
Chapter 6: 4, 5, 6
Chapter 7: 1, 2
Chapter 8: 1
Chapter 9: 2, 3, 4
Circle, underline or highlight each of these questions from your chapter notes to study for the quiz.

Monday, May 22nd
none

Tuesday, May 23rd
Finish chapter 8 reading and questions if not done in class

Wednesday, May 24th
Finish chapter 9 reading and questions if not done in class

Thursday, May 25th
Study for quiz tomorrow on chapters 5-9 of CLK

Friday, May 26th
No HW




Monday, May 16th
study for your quiz on Chapters 1-4 of CLK tomorrow

Tuesday, May 17th
Read chapters 5 & 6 of CLK and complete questions: Due Friday

Wednesday, May 18th
Keep working on Chapters 5 & 6

Thursday, May 19th
Chapters 5 & 6 due tomorrow

Friday, May 20th
Read chapter 7 of CLK and complete questions for Monday







Field Trip: Mystic Seaport: Friday, May 12th
Quiz Chapter 17: Monday, May 8th

Monday, May 8th
Read and answer Chapter 1 questions for Chasing Lincoln's Killer: Due Wednesday.

Tuesday, May 9th
Continue working on chapter 1 questions, due Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 10th
Finish reading chapter 2 of CLK and questions if not completed in class.

Thursday, May 11th
Finish reading chapter 3 of CLK and answer questions. Read chapter 4 and complete questions: Due Monday, 15th.

Friday, May 12th TEAM 7.1 Field Trip to MYSTIC SEAPORT
Finish reading chapter 3 of CLK and answer questions. Read chapter 4 and complete questions: Due Monday, 15th.



Civil War Research Project Due: Friday, May 5th. This is worth a test grade   ***Please note new due date***
Quiz Chapter 17: Monday, May 8th   https://quizlet.com/_1e3zkv

Monday, May 1st
Read pages 544-555 and answer question 5 from section 1, chapter 17 worksheet

Tuesday, May 2nd
Read pages 558-559 and answer questions 1-3 from section 2, chapter 17 worksheet

Wednesday, May 3rd
SS B & C: Read pages 561-563 and answer questions 6-14 from section 2, chapter 17 worksheet.
SS A & D: Read pages 560-563 and answer questions 4-14 from section 2, chapter 17 worksheet.

Thursday, May 4th
If not finished in class, read 564-571 and answer questions 1-14 & T/F on section 3, chapter 17 worksheet.

Friday, May 5th
Study for Quiz on Chapter 17: Monday


Monday, 4/24- Friday, 4/28
This week students will be working with a partner on researching various topics of the Civil War. We will work with the Library Media Specialist, Mrs. Calabrese to take a deeper look at some important aspects of the war. Students will research two topics and then compile that information onto a Google Slide Presentation. They will be required to take notes as they research, have a works cited slide, citing both written information and photographs, and will present to the class, starting on Thursday, May 4th.  An assignment sheet, with note taking sheet, and rubric will be provided to students at the start of the assignment. This will be worth a test grade.






Please see "Historical Field Trips" tab to the left of this page for extra copies of permission forms for our Mystic Seaport and Sturbridge Village field trips coming up in May. Forms/Money Due: April 19th

Chapter 16: Quiz: Friday, April 21st: https://quizlet.com/_270tjn

Monday, April 17th
Read page 528-531 and answer questions 1-7 from chapter 16, sec 4 worksheet
Field trip forms due Wednesday

Tuesday, April 18th
Read pages 536 to left of 538 and answer questions 1-5 from sec. 5 worksheet
Field trip forms due tomorrow

Wednesday, April 19th
Finish reading pages 538-543 and answer questions 6-17 from sec 5 worksheet if not finished in class

Thursday, April 20th
Study for quiz on Chapter 16

Friday, April 21st
Civil War Project starting next week in the library. We will be researching various topics pertaining to the war and then sharing that on a Google Slide. Students will work with a partner.  This will be worth a test grade and due May 4th.



Chapter 15: Quiz Friday, April 7th. Link to Quizlet: https://quizlet.com/_25wx87

Uncle Tom's Cabin book jacket due: Wednesday, April 5th.

Monday, April 3rd
Uncle Tom's Cabin book jacket due Wednesday, April 5th. 

Tuesday, April 4th
Complete the reading of Chapter 15, sec. 3 and questions if not done in class.
Uncle Tom's Cabin book jacket due tomorrow. 

Wednesday, April 5th
Study for quiz: Chapter 15: Friday, 4/7.

Thursday, April 6th
Study for quiz: Chapter 15 tomorrow. 

Friday, April 7th
1)Timeline questions: 506-507 and read pages 510-515. Answer timeline and sec. 1 questions if not completed in class.
2) Read pages 516-521 and answer questions from Chp. 16, sec. 2 worksheet if not completed in class.



Test on Chapter 14: Wednesday, March 29th. See link to quizlet: https://quizlet.com/_38uwnp

Monday, March 27th
Study for test on chapter 14: Wednesday, 3/29

Tuesday, March 28th
Study for test on chapter 14: tomorrow

Wednesday, March 29th
Read pages 476-481 and complete the timeline and section one questions for chapter 15 worksheet if not completed in class.

Thursday, March 30th
Finish reading pages 483-487 and answer questions 1-8 on chapter 15, sec. 2 worksheet if not completed in class.

Friday, March 31st
Work on your Uncle Tom's Book Jacket assignment. See homework worksheets tab for description of assignment.




Monday, March 20th
Complete Chapter 14, section 1 events chart

Tuesday, March 21st
Read pages 454-456
Complete questions 1-7 on Chp. 14, section 4 part 1 worksheet  Due Thursday, 3/23

Wednesday, March 22nd
Continue working on reading and questions from Chapter 14, section 2.

Thursday, March 23rd
Read pages 457-460
Complete questions 1-7 on Chp. 14, section 4 part 2 worksheet

Friday, March 24th 
Read 461-463
Complete questions 1-5 on Chp. 14, section 5 workhseet




Quiz on Chapter 13, Wednesday, 3/15 Link to Quizlet: https://quizlet.com/_198ons

Monday, March 13th
Complete questions 8-10 from Chp. 13, section 3 worksheet

Tuesday, March 14th
Study for quiz on Chapter 13 for tomorrow

Wednesday, March 15th
Social Studies A & B: Complete timeline questions and Chp. 14, section 1 worksheet Due: Mon. 3/20
                                    Read pages 443-447 & complete questions 1-7 from Chp. 14, sec 2 worksheet Due: Mon. 3/20

Social Studies C & D: Complete timeline questions and Chp. 14, section 1 worksheet Due: tomorrow, 3/16

Thursday, March 16th
Social Studies A & B: Continue working on HW from Wednesday, Due Monday 3/20

Social Studies C & D: Read pages 443-447 & complete questions 1-7 from Chp. 14, sec 2 worksheet: Due: Mon. 3/20

Friday, March 17th
All Classes: Continue working on assignments Due Monday, 3/20.








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Quiz on Chapter 12, section 3 & 4: Monday, 3/6. Link to quizlet: https://quizlet.com/_36a9wy

Monday, March 6th
1) Complete timeline questions using pages 410-411
        a) What did Eli Whitney invent in 1793?
        b) In what year did the U.S. congress ban the import of slaves into the country?
        c) Which two countries limited aspects of slavery and the slave trade prior to the 1808 U.S. ban?
        d) What affect did Nat Turner's Rebellion in 1831 have?

2) Read pages 414-the left of 416 and answer questions 1-5 from Chapter 13, section 1 worksheet.

Tuesday, March 7th
Complete questions 6-11 from Chapter 13, section 1 worksheet

Wednesday, March 8th
Read pages 420-421 and answer questions 1-3 from Chapter 13, section 2 worksheet, if not done in class.

Thursday, March 9th
Complete questions 4-7 from Chapter 13, section 2 worksheet, if not done in class.

Friday, March 10th
Finish reading pages 424-left of 426 and complete questions 1-7 from Chapter 13, section 3 worksheet.




Quiz on chapters 16-23 of Lyddie, Tuesday, February 28th

Monday, February 27th
Study for quiz tomorrow on Chapters 16-23 of Lyddie.

Tuesday, February 28th
Read pages 398-401 and answer questions 6-12 on worksheet if not completed in class.

Wednesday, March 1st
Complete inventions chart from Chapter 12, section 4 if not finished.

Thursday, March 2nd
Finish questions 1-10 on the worksheet from chapter 12, section 4 if not finished.

Friday, March 3rd
Study for quiz on Monday, Chapter 12, sections 3 & 4


Monday, February 20th
NO SCHOOL

Tuesday, February 21st
NO SCHOOL

Wednesday, February 22nd
Finish reading chapters 21-23 for Lyddie and answer questions. Due Friday

Thursday, February 23rd
Finish reading chapters 21-23 for Lyddie and answer questions. Due Friday

Friday, February 24th
Study for quiz on Lyddie, chapters 16-23 for Tuesday, February 28th.













Vocabulary Project: Due Friday, February 10th

Monday, February 6th
Read chapter 15 of Lyddie and answer questions, Due Wednesday.

Tuesday, February 7th
Continue reading chapter 15 of Lyddie and complete questions for tomorrow.

Wednesday, February 8th
Finish reading chapter 16 of Lyddie and answer questions.

Thursday, February 9th
Vocabulary project due tomorrow.
Complete reading of chapter 17  of Lyddie and answer questions for tomorrow.

Friday, February 10th
Complete the reading of chapter 18 of Lyddie and answer questions.





Quiz on Chapters 6-10 on Lyddie, Wednesday, February 1st.
There is a quizlet that can be utilized. Search colleen_bloom. One for vocabulary and one for questions.

Monday, January 30th
Complete the questions and reading for Chapter 10 of Lyddie.

Tuesday, January 31st
Study for quiz on Lyddie Chapters 6-10 tomorrow.

Wednesday, February 1st
Complete the questions and reading of Chapter 12 of Lyddie.

Thursday, February 2nd
Complete the questions and reading for Chapter 13 of Lyddie.

Friday, February 3rd
Complete the questions and reading for Chapter 14 of Lyddie.







Quiz Wednesday, Chapters 1-5 on Lyddie, including vocabulary from those chapters.
There is a quizlet that can be utilized. Search colleen_bloom. There is a Lyddie chapters 1-5 vocab and Lyddie Chapters 1-5 questions.

Monday, January 23rd
Complete the reading of chapter 5 and questions, if not finished in class.
Quiz on Wednesday, be studying for chapters 1-5 quiz.

Tuesday, January 24th
Study for your quiz on chapters 1-5 of Lyddie. Be sure to know your vocabulary terms as well.

Wednesday, January 25th
Complete the reading of chapter 6 and questions, if not finished in class.

Thursday, January 26th
Complete the reading of chapter 7 and questions, if not finished in class.

Friday, January 27th
Complete the reading of chapter 8 and questions, if not finished in class.



Monday, January 16th
No School

Tuesday, January 17th
Continue reading Chapter 1 of Lyddie and complete questions

Wednesday, January 18th
Finish reading chapter 2 of Lyddie and complete questions

Thursday, January 19th
Finish reading chapter 3 of Lyddie and complete questions

Friday, January 20th
Finish reading chapter 4 of Lyddie and complete questions



Monday, January 9th
Factory letter due tomorrow 

Tuesday, January 10th
Use the chapter 1 vocab list from Lyddie to write a synonym for each vocabulary term to demonstrate you understand its meaning.  Due Tuesday 1/17

Wednesday, January 11th
Use the chapter 2 & 3 vocab list to write a synonym for each vocabulary term to demonstrate you understand its meaning. Due Tuesday, 1/17

Thursday, January 12th
No Hw

Friday, January 13th
No Hw





Monday, January 2nd
No School

Tuesday, January 3rd
Factory letters will be due Tuesday, January 10th. These will be worked on primarily in class, using the Chrome books. All pre planning sheets and assignment sheets located under the "Homework worksheets" tab.

**Tonight please make sure you have decided on your factory name, item you will be producing, and 2-3 supporting details for the three reasons. We will begin drafting our introduction paragraph tomorrow in class.

Wednesday, January 4th
Factory Letter: Due Tuesday, January 10th

**You should have the intro paragraph and half of the first body paragraph completed for tomorrow


Thursday, January 5th
Factory Letter: Due Tuesday, January 10th

**You should now have the intro, body paragraph 1, body paragraph 2, and part of body paragraph 3 for tomorrow

Friday, January 6th
Factory Letter: Due Tuesday, January 10th

**You should now have the intro, body paragraph 1, body paragraph 2, body paragraph 3, and part of your conclusion paragraph completed for Monday.





Monday, December 19th
Complete reading of pages 392-395 if not done in class and finish answering questions 4-13.

Tuesday, December 20th
Check Power School! You must log on using the website to get credit. Do not use the app. Check all current grades.

Wednesday, December 21st
No HW

Thursday, December 22nd
No HW

Friday, December 23rd
None 





*****Quiz on Chapter 11: Thursday, 12/15
Gold Rush Advertisement: Due Tuesday, 12/13

Monday, December 12th
Gold Rush Advertisement Due tomorrow

Tuesday, December 13th
Finish Chapter 11 study guide

Wednesday, December 14th
Study for quiz tomorrow on Chapter 11

Thursday, December 15th
1) Timeline questions using pages 380-381
    When did the first steam powered mill open in Britain?
    How long after the first commercially successful steamboat in the U.S. was the nation's first passenger locomotive?
    How and when did working conditions change for government employees during this period?
2) Read 384-385 and answer questions 1-3 from worksheet

Friday, December 16th
Read pages 390-391 and answer questions 1-3 from worksheet.





****Final copy Alamo Questions: Due Tuesday, 12/6
***Gold Rush advertisement due Tuesday, 12/13
***Quiz Chapter 11: Thursday, 12/15

Monday, December 5th
Final copy of Alamo questions due tomorrow

Tuesday, December 6th
Finish reading pages 364-366 and answer questions 1-6 from the worksheet if not done in class.

Wednesday, December 7th
Finish reading 366-369 and answer questions 7-14 if not done in class

Thursday, December 8th
No Homework

Friday, December 9th
Gold Rush advertisement due Tuesday, 12/13





Monday, 11/28 - Friday, 12/2
Students are viewing The Alamo in class.  Discussion questions are located under the "homework worksheets" tab. All questions will be due on Tuesday, December 6th. Each day we discuss as a class any questions that we can answer and take notes.





Quiz: Chapter 11, section 3: Tuesday, November 22nd

Monday, November 21st
Study for your quiz tomorrow on Chapter 11, section 3

Tuesday, November 22nd
Enjoy your break!





Quiz: Chapter 11, section 1: Tuesday, November 15th

Monday, November 14th
Study for quiz on Chapter 11, section 2: Tomorrow: Tuesday 11/15

Tuesday, November 15th
Read pages 354-357 and answer questions 107 if not finished in class

Wednesday, November 16th
1) Read pages 360-363 and answer questions 1-8 on worksheet for Chp. 11 sec. 3
2) Complete main idea questions for Chp. 11, sec. 3
Both of these are Due Monday: November 21st

Thursday, November 17th
See HW due Monday

Friday, November 18th
See HW due Monday







November 8th: Quiz, Chp. 11, sec 1 Quiz

Veterans Assembly, Friday, November 11th: Please bring in photos of your Veterans for our slideshow.

Monday, November 7th
Study for quiz on Chapter 11, section 1 tomorrow

Tuesday, November 8th
Finish reading pages 350-351 and answer questions 1-12 from Chapter 11 section 2 worksheet, if not done in class.

Wednesday, November 9th
Finish questions 1-4 from Chapter 11 section 2, part 2 worksheet from class if not done.

Thursday, November 10th
1: Complete the Chapter 11, section 2 review questions
2: Complete the Chapter 11, section 2 study guide

Both of these are Due Monday, 11/14

Friday, November 11th
Complete Thursday night's hw due Monday, 11/4





Tuesday, November 1st: Test Chapter 10
Tuesday, November 1st: Interview a Veteran Assignment Due

Monday, October 31st
Study for Test, Chapter 10
Interview a Veteran Assignment Due Tuesday, 11/1

Tuesday, November 1st
Read 346 to left 348 and answer questions 1-5 from worksheet on Chapter 11, section 1

Wednesday, November 2nd
Finish questions 6-8 from worksheet

Thursday, November 3rd
Complete the study guide for Chapter 11, Section 1

Friday, November 4th
Study for quiz on Chapter 11, section 1: Monday, 11/7



Monday, October 24th
If you were not in class, please read Cherokee response to removal

Tuesday, October 25th
Please complete the first part of the study guide. 1-6

Wednesday, October 26th
Complete the chapter review sheet for chapter 10

Thursday, October 27th
Complete the study guide

Friday, October 28th
Study for test Tuesday on Chapter 10









Canal Project Due: Wednesday, October 19th (see assignment outline under "homework worksheets" tab
Interview a Veteran assignment Due 11/1

Monday, October 10th
No School

Tuesday, October 11th through Thursday, October 13th
Continue working on Canal Project. If you are not going to meet the deadline for the due date, then please be continuing to work on this assignment outside of class during enrichment and at home.

Friday, October 14th
Please complete the timeline questions using pages 318-319
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?





Test Chapter 9: Wednesday, October 5th                                                    Interview a Veteran: Due 11/1







Monday, October 3rd through Tuesday, October 4th
Study for Test on Chapter 9
Study guide under HW worksheets, if you lost yours

Wednesday, October 5th through Friday, October 7th
Students will begin working in class this week on their Canal Project. They will be assigned a Canal to research with a partner of their choice.
Full description of the assignment can be found under HW worksheets.





Monday, September 26th
Check Power School to look at all grades and any assignments that may be missing

Tuesday, September 27th
Finish reading 309-311 and complete the Section 3 Chart on "A New Style of Art."

Wednesday, September 28th
Finish the front page of your study guide

Thursday, September 29th
Finish the second page of your study guide

Friday, September 30th
Finish the rest of your study guide








Quiz: Chapter 8, sections 3 & 4 Monday, September 19th. Study guide is under HW worksheets tab

Monday, September 19th
1) Complete timeline questions using pages 294-295
     1)In what year did James Monroe become President of the United States?
     2) What two major U.S. events happened during Monroe's Presidency?
     3) When did Mexico and Peru gain their independence?
     4) Which country was founded by freed African slaves

2) Complete writing your paragraph on, Character of a country.
     Think about the character of the United States from what we've learned so far. Imagine the United States as a person. Howe would you describe this person-young, feisty, aggressive, soft spoken, opinionated?
     Please respond to this in a minimum of one paragraph, at least six to eight sentences, and include supporting information for your description from factual information in the textbook.

Tuesday, September 20th
Finish reading p. 298-299
Finish the chart for Spain/Britain

Wednesday, September 21st
Read pages 302-left of 304
Complete questions p. 305 #/s 1 & 2 (all parts) due Friday

Thursday, September 22nd
Continue working on Wednesday night's hw due Friday

Friday, September 23rd
Complete page 307 # 1 & 2 (all parts)




Monday, September 12th
Finish reading Chapter 8, section 4
Complete section 4 chart

Tuesday, September 13th
Complete study guide for Chapter 8, section 3 & 4

Wednesday, September 14th
Study for quiz on Chapter 8 section 3 & 4 for Monday, 9/19

Thursday, September 15th
Study for quiz

Friday, September 16th
Study for quiz Monday 9/19





Monday, September 5th
Labor Day: No School

Tuesday, September 6th
Study for quiz on Thursday, Chapter 8, sections 1 & 2

Wednesday, September 7th
Study for quiz on Thursday, Chapter 8, sections 1 & 2

Thursday, September 8th
Read pages 278-left side of 280
Complete chart on the Embargo Act

Friday, September 9th
Read pages 280-283
Answer timeline questions on page 281





Monday, August 29th
No School

Tuesday, August 30th
1)Get expectation sheet signed: Due Friday
2) Get book covered: Due Friday

Wednesday, August 31st
1)Read pages 269-270, "Marbury vs. Madison"
2) Fill out Chart "Power of the Judicial Branch"

Thursday, September 1st
Read pages 275-277 and answer questions 2  & 3 all parts

Friday, September 2nd
Complete study guide for chapter 8 sections 1 & 2