Thursday, January 31, 2013
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Today in class students met with counselors from East and Highland Highs to start registering for 9th grade classes! DUE TODAY: Nothing. DUE NEXT TIME: Nothing, but students need to bring their registration forms to my class on Thursday for the counselors return visit.
Monday, January 28, 2013
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Today in class students read a debate between a Federalist and an Anti-Federalist to better understand the conflict between security and freedom in civil society. They also examined why Patrick Henry refused to ever support the ratification of the Constitution. DUE TODAY: Nothing. DUE NEXT TIME: Nothing, but be ready for the Creation of the Constitution test on Friday!
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Monday, January 14, 2013
Friday, January 11, 2013
Today in class students started watching a film called "Utah World War II Stories: Europe" about Utahns who served on the European front during the war. DUE TODAY: Nothing. DUE NEXT TIME: Nothing, but all late work for Quarter 2 is due by Tuesday at 3:45 PM!
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Today students did an activity called "Historical Heads" where they got into the mind of Daniel Shays--who lead a rebellion against the young US government in 1787. DUE TODAY: Shays Historical Head. DUE NEXT TIME: Nothing, but all Quarter 2 late work is due by next Tuesday at 3:45 PM.
Today in class students investigated why the US government and people supported putting all Japanese-Americans in the Western US into prison camps during World War II. DUE TODAY: Nothing. DUE NEXT TIME: Japanese-American Internment Investigations. DUE NEXT TUESDAY BY 3:45 PM: All late work from Quarter 2.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Today in class students finished taking notes about Utah's role in World War II. Then they started a group investigation into the precise reasons for the imprisonment of all Japanese-Americans in the West during World War II. DUE TODAY: Nothing. DUE NEXT TIME: Nothing, but all late work for Quarter 2 is due next Tuesday January 15 by 3:45 PM!
Monday, January 7, 2013
Today in class students in Period 2 began studying constitutional vocabulary. Period 7 wrote about the changes in the definition of freedom in America from the colonial era to after independence. DUE TODAY: (Period 2) Vocab Assignment. (Period 6) Quarter 2 Big Picture Question. DUE NEXT TIME: Nothing.
Today in class Periods 1,3, and 4 learned about Asian immigrants to Utah in the late 1800's and then began studying what caused World War II. Period 7 is a day behind and thus learned about Pacific Islander Pioneers to Utah, plus the information above. DUE TODAY: Nothing. DUE NEXT TIME: Nothing.