Let us never forget that government is ourselves and not an alien power over us. The ultimate rulers of our democracy are not a President and senators and congressmen and government officials, but the voters of this country."

Franklin D. Roosevelt

 " Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country"!   JFK

Mr. Sells' Schedule
 1st
Semester
 1st Block: US HISTORY
 2nd Block: PLANNING
 3rd Block: HONORS US HISTORY
 4th Block: US HISTORY
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US History Syllabus 2017-2018
Us History is a required survey course in the Social Studies Department. Every student must take US History for graduation requirements. 
Text: Holt's American Nation

Course OutlineThe course is designed to meet Georgia Standards and will cover US History from Early Pre Columbian  to Modern times..
The class will consist of a variety of teaching methods that will keep the student engaged during the block period. These activities may include everything from taking notes to worksheets to book work. There will also be technology introduced to the student to better prepare him for the future. There will be an EOC test given at the end of the class which makes up 20% of your grade.
The student will also be involved in many student generated activities.Students will be using USA test prep to help prepare for the EOC.

Class essentials: Students will need the following:
1. A spiral bound notebook
2. A three Ring Binder
3. Colored pencils                                                                    
4. A Good Attitude
5. Internet Access

Grading: Students will be graded using the following scale:
Exams:60
Daily:40
*THERE WILL BE AN EOC THAT WILL COUNT 20% OF YOUR GRADE.
Classroom Rules:
1. Be respectful to teacher and one another!
2. Keep your hands to yourself
3. Do not abuse hall pass
4. Make up work in a timely manner
5. Do not leave seat without permission
6. Do not talk during lecture or video
7. Do not text during class!
8. Be on time!
9. Sit in assigned seat
10. Come to class prepared!














 








 

 
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