H 7th Grade Social Studies-Period H (Period H) Assignments

Instructors
Debora Byrne
Theresa Thompson
Term
2019-2020 School Year
Description
7th Grade Social Studies We will cover history from the creation of the Constitution through the Civil War! We will also learn how to research and understand history as a historian - using primary and secondary sources, gain information from pictures, graphs, and charts, and understand all sides of history! We will look at what is going on in the world through current events - watching  and reading the news!   Current Topic: Thinking like a Historian 
  •  Primary and secondary sources
  • Looking at artifacts
  • Graphs, charts, and maps

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ABC Book of Social Studies in Google Classroom

ABC Book of Social Studies

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6/1 STATES in Google Classroom

6/1 STATES

Take a screenshot of your score and import it to the slide!

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5/27 - Secession Assignment in Google Classroom

5/27 - Secession Assignment

Read the attached article and answer the questions on Google Forms!

The article will discuss what happened with the states once Abraham Lincoln was elected president!

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5/20 Election of 1860 in Google Classroom

5/20 Election of 1860

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Article on The election of 1860
Video discussing each candidate
Google Form - questions

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5/18 Exit Ticket in Google Classroom

5/18 Exit Ticket

There were many things that led up to the Civil War.
List 3 events from our READING that led up to the Civil War.

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5/18 Disunion and the Road to War in Google Classroom

5/18 Disunion and the Road to War

Attached is the article: Disunion and the Road to War
Google Slides - questions

PLEASE use the article to answer your questions.
Doing a Google Search is a great way to obtain ADDITIONAL information! However, many of you are just copying and pasting! Unless you can explain the information in your answer please use the information given!

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5/13 Slavery: Setting the Stage for War in Google Classroom

5/13 Slavery: Setting the Stage for War

Attached is the article we read and discussed
Please complete the questions.
Make sure to use the article to answer you question, Google search/copy and paste answers will NOT be accepted.

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5/13 Exit Ticket in Google Classroom

5/13 Exit Ticket

List the three amendments that gave slaves freedom and rights.

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5/11 Exit Ticket in Google Classroom

5/11 Exit Ticket

1. According to the article what are the 3 main crops of the South?
2. Who did the South fear might one day control the National Government?

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5/11 Setting the Stage for War in Google Classroom

5/11 Setting the Stage for War

Today we discussed what happened in the US to lead to the Civil War.

Attached is the:
Article we read together: Setting the Stage for War
Questions that go along with the article. (Use the article to answer the questions, answers that are obtained from a google search will NOT be accepted - do NOT copy and paste!)

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5/7 Setting up for the Modern World in Google Classroom

5/7 Setting up for the Modern World

New inventions have changed over time.
We will take a look at inventions today to see how they have changed or what they mean for the future!

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5/6 Exit Ticket
Sorry this is late... for whatever reason it never posted in Google Classroom

5/6 Exit Ticket Sorry this is late... for whatever reason it never posted

Identify the person who invented vulcanized rubber, the telegraph, and the lockstich machine.

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5/4 Exit Ticket in Google Classroom

5/4 Exit Ticket

What was the importance of the Erie Canal?

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5/4 Assignment - Building New Paths in Google Classroom

5/4 Assignment - Building New Paths

Today during our meet we will read how transportation has changed in America. We will read about the Erie Canal and the start of the railroad.

Attached is the reading and questions.
Questions are due on Tue 5/5 by 9:00 PM

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4/29 Exit Ticket in Google Classroom

4/29 Exit Ticket

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4/29 Moving the Industrial Revolution to America in Google Classroom

4/29 Moving the Industrial Revolution to America

Attached is an article "Moving the Industrial Revolution to America"

Read the attached article, the complete the Cause and Effect questions on Google Slides

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4/27 How the Industrial Revolution Began in Google Classroom

4/27 How the Industrial Revolution Began

Attached is an article "How the Industrial Revolution Began

Read the article, then answer the questions on Google Forms

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4/27 EXIT TICKET in Google Classroom

4/27 EXIT TICKET

Please make sure your Exit Ticket is completed by 4/28 5:00.
100% for correct, attended meet, and completed exit ticket
80% attended meet, no exit ticket
80% no meet , but submitted Exit ticket
(Please note - the EXIT TICKET gets graded also, so you grade will reflect that too)
0 no meet, no exit ticket by due date (cannot be handed in late)

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4/20 Assignment - Trail of Tears Escape Room in Google Classroom

4/20 Assignment - Trail of Tears Escape Room

You will go through the information about the Trail of Tears.
As you do so, you will have to break the code!
Attached you will find the Google Slides giving you the information needed
Google Forms - where all your answers will be placed

Video explaining the escape room is posted here as well as separately.

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4/22 Exit Ticket in Google Classroom

4/22 Exit Ticket

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4/20 EXIT TICKET in Google Classroom

4/20 EXIT TICKET

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Classroom Expectations in Google Classroom

Classroom Expectations

Please complete the Google Form by 8PM today

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Westward Expansion - Impact on Native Americans in Google Classroom

Westward Expansion - Impact on Native Americans

Read the article
Answer the attached questions

Also attached is a recording of me reading the article - if you would prefer to listen.

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4/2 Election of 1824 in Google Classroom

4/2 Election of 1824

Attached is a video you will view about the election of 1824, The video is 45 minutes long, so you will have today and tomorrow to complete this assignment.
As you watch the video, please answer the questions that are attached also, the questions are due on Friday.
The questions are on Google Slides - remember you can zoom in by using the magnifying class. Type your answers in the TEXT BOXES

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Friday 4/3 Do Now in Google Classroom

Friday 4/3 Do Now

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Wednesday 4/1 Do Now in Google Classroom

Wednesday 4/1 Do Now

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Andrew Jackson Reading and Questions in Google Classroom

Andrew Jackson Reading and Questions

Today you will read about Andrew Jackson as we start the next topic: The Age of Jackson
Along side the reading there are 5 multiple choice questions, you will put your answers on the attached google doc.
There are 3 short response questions also on the doc that you will need to answer.
As always submit it when you are finished.

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Monday 3/30 Do Now in Google Classroom

Monday 3/30 Do Now

Go on seterra.com link
Fill in the states
Screen shot add to the document
By the end of all this you will all know the location of the 50 states!!!

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3/27 D Now in Google Classroom

3/27 D Now

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3/25-27 Monroe in Google Classroom

3/25-27 Monroe

Use the attached reading and you may do some research!
This is DUE FRIDAY by 5:00

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3/26 Do Now in Google Classroom

3/26 Do Now

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3/25 Do Now in Google Classroom

3/25 Do Now

50 States Practice

Take a screenshot and insert pic onto attached document

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3/24 Do Now in Google Classroom

3/24 Do Now

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3/23 Do Now in Google Classroom

3/23 Do Now

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Dolley Madison Letter in Google Classroom

Dolley Madison Letter

Read the letter that Dolley Madison wrote to her sister
Answer the questions

COMPLETE sentence and PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE spell check before you submit- you will lost points!

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3/20 Do Now in Google Classroom

3/20 Do Now

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Dolley Madison in Google Classroom

Dolley Madison

Watch the video
Complete the worksheet

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3/19 Do Now in Google Classroom

3/19 Do Now

Complete the attached

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War of 1812 Worksheet (slides) in Google Classroom

War of 1812 Worksheet (slides)

The other link was not working... try this
I am deleting the other one.

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Do Now - Tuesday March 17th in Google Classroom

Do Now - Tuesday March 17th

Follow the directions on the slides
Remember to continue working on War of 1812 it is due tomorrow

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3/16 NEW Do Now Doc in Google Classroom

3/16 NEW Do Now Doc

Click on the attached link
Complete the 50 state map

When you finished, take a screen shot, paste it on the Google Doc and Turn it in!