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This week in my class…February 20, 2017


Social Studies 5: The United States

Unit 2: Chapter 5: The Struggle to Found Colonies

Lesson 1:



Religion 6:  Alive in Christ

Unit 3: Jesus Christ

Chapter 7: Leaders for God’s People p149

  • A New Leader
  • A Line of Kings
  • Our Catholic Faith

Focus: Saint Louis IX of France


Social Studies 6: World History

Unit 3: Civilization in India and China

Chapter 5: Ancient India p120 (Test Tuesday or Wednesday)

 Section 5: Indian Achievements (continues)

  • Religious Art
  • Scientific Advances

Focus: Astronomy


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

Chapter 5: Forming a Government

Section 3: Creating the Constitution p163 (Test to be Announced)

  • Constitutional Convention
  • Great Compromise
  • Three-Fifths Compromise p166
  • The Living Constitution

Focus:  Benjamin Franklin


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

Unit 5: The Nation Breaks Apart

Chapter 16: The Civil War  (Test to be Announced)

Section 4: Daily Life During the War p528

  • Emancipation Proclamation
  • African Americans Participate in the War
  • Growing Opposition
  • Life for Soldiers and Cvivlians

Focus:  Abraham Lincoln


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