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    WELCOME TO SOCIAL STUDIES 2017 - 2018
     
    I am so excited to continue this historical journey with you beginning with Rome and
    continuing through the Age of Exploration.
     
     

    DISCOVERY EDUCATION SS TECHBOOK LINK

    New Discovery Education Access Link:  https://wallingford.discoveryeducation.com 

     
    Roman Civilization PowerPoint Presentation:
     
     
     
    Week of September 18, 2017
     
    Constituition Day
     
    10.1
    • Geography and Economy of Ancient Rome

     

    Roman Vocabulary Quizlet:

     

    https://quizlet.com/223525413/roman-vocabulary-flash-cards/

     

    Week of October 2, 2017

     

    Roman Government Project

     

    Week of October 9, 2017

     

    Presentation Notes

     

    Week of October 16, 2017

     

    Natural Sites Quiz

     

    Week of October 23, 2017

     

    Ancient Rome Study Guide

     

    Ancient Rome Test Quizlet:

     

    https://quizlet.com/236758338/rise-and-fall-of-ancient-rome-flash-cards/?new

     

    Week of October 30, 2017

     

    Religion Chart to use for Board Builder

     

    Middle Ages Vocabulary List

     

    Video on Buddhism basics:

     

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bgcbQnL6-BQ

     

    Week of November 6, 2017

     

    World Religions

     

    Week of November 13, 2017

     

    Hinduism

     

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tHw5kstT3fo

     

    Hinduism Notes

     

    Hinduism

     
     
    World Religions Animated Map:
     
     
    5 Major World Religions:
     
     
     
    Week of December 11, 2017
     
    Middle / Dark Ages Unit
     
    Feudalism video:
     
     
     
     
    Online Games:
     
     
     
     
    Week of January 8, 2017
     
     
     
    Week of February 12, 2018
     
    Artists of the Renaissance Era video
     
     
     
    Quizlet Link for Renaissance and Reformation:
     
     
     
     
    Week of February 26, 2018
     
    SHINTO
     
     
    Meiji Restoration
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    Week of September 5, 2016 
     
    My Favorite Things
     
    Student Interview
     
    Junior Scholastic Response Articles
     
    Week of September 12, 2016
     
    Chapter 3 - The English Colonies in America
     
    Vocabulary Quizlet link:
     
    https://quizlet.com/150932434/chapter-3-vocabulary-flash-cards/?new
     
    13 Colonies Informative Website:
     
    http://www.landofthebrave.info/13-colonies-list.htm 
     
     
     
     
     
    Week of September 19, 2016
     
    13 Colonies Quizlet link:
     
    https://quizlet.com/151323854/13-colonies-and-founders-flash-cards/?new 
     
    Week of September 26, 2016 
     
     
    Week of October 3, 2016 
     
    Getting to know the Colonies Chapter 4:
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rjbAOU-YPeE 
     
     
    Week of October 10, 2016 
     
    Begin Chapter 5 
     
     
    French / Indian War Overview: 
     
    http://www.history.com/topics/french-and-indian-war 
     
     
    French / Indian War Overview:
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vKGU3aEGss 
     
    French / Indian War Documentary:
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f5vCXpG5JxQ 
     
     
     
    Patriot or Loyalist??
     
     
    The Stamp Act: 
     
    http://www.kidspast.com/world-history/0359-the-stamp-act.php 
     
    The Stamp Act Video:
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DEKXXFlpkTM
     
     
     
     
     
     
    Week of October 17, 2016 
     
    Chapter 5 Vocabulary Quizlet:
     
    https://quizlet.com/99490695/chapter-5-vocabulary-flash-cards/
     
     
    The Boston Massacre:
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O05rNWygHF4
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Ee1RAhDm3w 
     
     
    Week of October 24, 2016 
     
     
     
    Week of October 31, 2016 
     
    The Battle of Bunker Hill:
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yHkQCfu2cwc
     
     
     
    Weapons of the American Revolution:
     
    http://ncpedia.org/history/usrevolution/soldiers
     
    Artillery:
     
    http://www.americanrevolution.org/artillery.php 
     
    Chapter 6 Test (homework)
     
     
     
    Week of November 7, 2016 
     
     
    Week of November 14/21, 2016 
     
     
     
    Week of November 28, 2016 
     
     
    Revolutionary War Games:
     
    http://revolution.mrdonn.org/games.html
     
    http://interactivesites.weebly.com/revolutionary-war.html
     
    http://www.pbs.org/ktca/liberty/road.html
     
    http://teachingamericanhistory.org/static/neh/interactives/americanrevolution/
     
    http://www.wartgames.com/themes/american/revolution.html 
     
    Week of December 5, 2016
     
    American Revolution Project Presentations 
     
    Week of December 12, 2016
     
    Chapter 8: Creating the Constitution Quizlet 
     
    https://quizlet.com/114697346/creating-the-constitution-chapter-8-flash-cards/ 
     
    Shay's Rebellion Video:
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ImIEcsTEVo 
     
     
    Creating the Constitution Games:
     
    http://www.pbs.org/tpt/constitution-usa-peter-sagal/constitution-games/
     
    http://www.annenbergclassroom.org/page/all-games-and-interactives
     
    http://constitutioncenter.org/learn/educational-resources/games 
     
    Week of January 2, 2017 
     
    Geo Bee 
     
    Week of January 9, 2017
     
    Election of 1800 Quizlet:
     
     https://quizlet.com/123787188/election-of-1800-quiz-flash-cards/
     
     
     
     
     
    Week of January 23, 2017 
     
     http://www.uen.org/7-12interactives/social_studies.shtml
     
    http://miwar1812.weebly.com/online-games--activities.html 
     
     http://www.asailorslifeforme.org/
     
     http://www.warof1812.ca/1812games.htm
     
     http://www.greatsocialstudies.com/games/online-kids-games-war-1812
     
    https://www.monticello.org/site/research-and-collections/embargo-1807 
     
    http://www.history.com/topics/war-of-1812
     
    http://www.pbs.org/wned/war-of-1812/home/
     
    1804: Lewis and Clark Game
     
    http://www.nationalgeographic.com/west/main.html 
     
    http://www.lc.pitt.edu/education/games.htm
     
    http://mrnussbaum.com/lewis-clark/interactive/ 
     
    Week of February 6, 2017 
     
    Unit Test Study Guide:
     
     
    Week of February 20, 2017 
     
     
     
    Week of February 27, 2017 
     
    After completing the Jackson PPT, please read the following and answer the questions: 
     
     
    Mexican American War Flash game:
     
    http://www.pbs.org/kera/usmexicanwar/index_flash.html 
     
    http://www.greatsocialstudies.com/games/war-games-online-mexican-war 
     
    Week of March 6, 2017
     
    Oregon Trail Online Game:
     
    https://archive.org/details/msdos_Oregon_Trail_The_1990 
     
    http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/gaming/2015/01/08/oregon-trail-internet-archive/21450885/ 
     
    Presidents Games:
     
    http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/social_us_presidents.html
     
    http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/social_studies_games.html
     
    I Civics Games:
     
    https://www.icivics.org/games
     
    The White House - Learn about presidents
     
    https://www.whitehouse.gov/1600/Presidents 
     
    Westward Trail Game:
     
    http://www.globalgamenetwork.com/westward_trail.html
     
    Lewis and Clark Game:
     
    http://www.nationalgeographic.com/west/
     
    Various:
     
    http://www.wartgames.com/themes/american/westernexpansion.html
     
    http://mrnussbaum.com/westward-expansion-online-activities/
     
    Week of March 20, 2017 
     
    Unit Test on Friday: Westward Expansion
     
    Please Review Chapter 16 in textbook
    • specifically the groups of people we reviewed in class (Mormons, Pioneer Women, Chinese, etc.) 
     
    Life as a Miner -- please read and review
     
    Westward Expansion Vocabulary Quizlet:
     
    https://quizlet.com/196894366/westward-expansion-vocabulary-flash-cards/?new
     
    Week of April 24, 2017 
     
     
    Week of May 1, 2017 
     
     
    CIVIL WAR UNIT
     
    Quizlet for Generals of the Confederacy Part 1:
     
    https://quizlet.com/137412312/confederacy-generals-part-1-flash-cards/?new
     
    Quizlet for Generals of the Union Part 1:
     
    https://quizlet.com/137418911/union-generals-part-1-flash-cards/?new 
     
    Quizlet for Generals of the Confederacy Part 2:
     
    https://quizlet.com/137442439/confederate-generals-part-ii-flash-cards/?new 
     
    Quizlet for Generals of the Union Part 2: 
     
    https://quizlet.com/208224958/union-generals-part-ii-flash-cards/ 
     
     
     
    FORT SUMTER - April, 1861
     
    http://www.civilwar.org/battlefields/fort-sumter.html?tab=facts
     
     
     
    Week of May 1, 2017 
     
     
     
     
    The Flags of the Confederacy:
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SJVHZsKOEY0
     
    Southern states break away:
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LJ8W2zLX4kk 
     
    Week of May 15, 2017 
     
    Civil War Interactive Activities
     
    http://civilwar.mrdonn.org/games.html
     
    http://www.military.com/New-Gettysburg-Game/1,16378,gettysburg-main.htm,,00.html
     
    https://www.visit-gettysburg.com/free-civil-war-games.html
     
    Week of May 22, 2017 
     
     
    Quizlet for test help.  This is only a guide:
     
    https://quizlet.com/211078973/civil-war-assessment-part-1-flash-cards/ 
     
    Week of June 5, 2017 
     
    https://classicreload.com/the-civil-war.html
     
    http://www.ultimategeneral.com/
     
    https://www.giantbomb.com/american-civil-war/3015-5435/games/
     
    https://www.activehistory.co.uk/updates/key-stage/year-9-history/interactive-simulation-game-events-american-civil-war/
     
    http://www.campaign63.com/
     
    https://www.warlight.net/Map/10528-American-Civil-War 
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    (Many items below will be utilized during school year) 
     
     
     
     
     
    Geography Vocabulary Quizlet:
     
     https://quizlet.com/87432900/geography-vocabulary-flash-cards/?new
     
     
     
    Geography Vocabulary Quizlet:
     
    https://quizlet.com/87432900/geography-vocabulary-flash-cards/?new 
     
     
     
     
    Constitution Day Video:
     
     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WEy4sg2-kp4
     
     
    Colony Project due on Friday 
     
     
     
     
     
     
    13 Colonies:
     
    http://www.landofthebrave.info/13-colonies-list.htm 
     
     
     
     
     
    Day 1
     
    French / Indian War Overview: 
     
    http://www.history.com/topics/french-and-indian-war 
     
    Day 2
     
    French / Indian War Overview:
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vKGU3aEGss 
     
    Patriot or Loyalist??
     
     
     
     
    The Stamp Act: 
     
    http://www.kidspast.com/world-history/0359-the-stamp-act.php 
     
    The Stamp Act Video:
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DEKXXFlpkTM
     
     
     
    The Boston Massacre Video:
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O05rNWygHF4
     
    The Boston Massacre Full Explanation:
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dPiYIiFwXJ4 
     
     
     
    Chapter 5 Vocabulary Quizlet:
     
    https://quizlet.com/99490695/chapter-5-vocabulary-flash-cards/
     
     
     
     
     
    "The Shot Heard Round the World"
     
    https://www.constitutionfacts.com/us-declaration-of-independence/the-shot-heard-round-the-world/
     
    Liberty's Kids: The Battle of Lexington and Concord video below
     
     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PxtQXUnOdVA
     
     
     
    Chapter 5 Unit Test 
     
    Video Documentary on Battle of Lexington / Concord:
     
     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GUwfnC0jaDs
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    Weapons of the American Revolution:
     
    http://ncpedia.org/history/usrevolution/soldiers
     
    Artillery:
     
    http://www.americanrevolution.org/artillery.php 
     
     
     
    American Revolution project due 12/11 
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    Geography Bee Competition 
     
     
     
     
     
    Quizlet for Creating the Constitution;
     
    https://quizlet.com/114697346/creating-the-constitution-chapter-8-flash-cards/ 
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    https://quizlet.com/123787188/election-of-1800-quiz-flash-cards/ 
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    CIVIL WAR UNIT
     
    Quizlet for Generals of the Confederacy Part 1:
     
    https://quizlet.com/137412312/confederacy-generals-part-1-flash-cards/?new
     
    Quizlet for Generals of the Union Part 1:
     
    https://quizlet.com/137418911/union-generals-part-1-flash-cards/?new 
     
    Quizlet for Generals of the Confederacy Part 2:
     
    https://quizlet.com/137442439/confederate-generals-part-ii-flash-cards/?new 
     
    Quizlet for Generals of the Union Part 2: 
     
    Civil War Story ---- 
     
    An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge PDF: