This week we will be setting up our Google classroom and logging on to digital ways to learn and stay in touch using the sites: classroom.google.com and www.studiesweekly.com. Our first History Detectives activity using the primary source of photographs by Lewis Hine was very successful. The sixth graders were able to analyze what they saw […]
Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year! You will LOVE the freedom and quick pace of middle school and find it’s a GREAT day to be a Chelsea Hornet. Sixth grade Social Studies is an adventure in American history from the 2nd Industrial Revolution to the present…..
Dress Like a Hippie Day moved to FRIDAY, May12th. BOTH your completed, typed Oral History Project and your Thank You letters are DUE this week! (See format below) You will need two write TWO “thank you” letters to the people who participated by being interviewed in your Oral History Project. YOU will need 2 stamped […]
Oral History Project and Peer reviews (completed, edited essay) DUE this WED., May 3rd 2- addressed, stamped envelopes and 2-thank you letters DUE WED., May 3rd (SEE GOOGLE CLASSROOM) Friday: DRESS like a hippie day!
Work on Oral History Project. POP quiz (GOLD) on Friday based on Vietnam Study Guide.
TESTING- Work on Oral History Project
Check Google Classroom and USA Studies Weekly to finish assignments not completed in class. (WEEK 22 & WEEK 23) Oral History Project- The back of the paper with questions has a page to plan the 2 interviews and record the 2 mailing addresses. This page must be filled out and signed by Friday, April 14th.
Dear Parents, Your child’s unit CH 13 work should all be complete. Your child can see the Table of Contents every day in Google Classroom (on the About page.) Want to see for yourself? Here’s a link to the Ch 13 Table of Contents: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1-2Lr RQN_yRx_LrefIqE8bJSDgstSVLDGxXCo1519jk/edit?usp=sharing The Oral History Project begins April 5 and is […]
DUE- MON April 3rd To add GOLD points to QUIZ#1 use the textbook p. 404-408 READING CHECKS 13-1: How did civil rights leaders use court cases to try to end segregation? What organization took important cases of the civil rights movement to court? What obstacles faced supporters of desegregation? What event sparked the Montgomery bus […]
Dear Parents, This week students will continue studying the Civil Rights unit CH 13 and in WEEK 21 of USA Studies Weekly. Students will also get the assignment for the Oral history project so that if they will see a relative they don’t always see during Spring Break next week….they can begin interviewing two other […]