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This week in my class…March 27, 2017


Social Studies 5: The United States

Unit 3: Chapter 7: The Fight for a Continent

Lesson 2: French Explore the Mississippi p240

  • Exploring the Mississippi
  • Founding Louisiana
  • New French Settlements

Focus: Map and Globe Skills


Religion 6:  Alive in Christ

Unit 3: Jesus Christ

Chapter 8: The Wisdom of God p161 (continues)

  • Wisdom Writing in the Bible
  •  The Wisdom Book
  • A New Way of Seeing
  • Our Catholic Life

Focus: Solomon’s Request


Social Studies 6: World History

Unit 5: The Roman World

Chapter 10: The Roman Republic

 Section 1: Geography and the Rise of Rome p294

  • The Geography of Italy
  • Rome’s Legendary Origins
  • The Early Republic

Focus: Romulus and Remus


Social Studies 7: United States History (Beginnings to 1877)

Unit 3: The New Republic, 1800-1855

Chapter 8: The Jefferson Era

Section 2: The Louisiana Purchase p272

  • American Settlers Move West
  • Louisiana
  • Explorers Head West

Focus:  The Journey West


Social Studies 8: States History (Civil War to the Present)

Unit 6: A Growing America

Chapter 18: Americans Move West

Section 2: Wars for the West p593 (continues)

  • Settlers Encounter the Plains Indians
  • Fighting on the Plains
  • Boon Conflict Continues

Focus:  Geronimo


5th-8th Grade supply List

Please purchase the following for your Social Studies class: (no supplies are needed for computer)

  • two composition notebooks
  • a one inch binder
  • blue/black/red pens
  • a zippered pencil case that attaches inside the binder