Here is the link for today. This assignment is due on Monday:
Yesterday students worked on Chapters 8 and 9 of the Civics Textbook. Students completed the attached worksheet and wrote a paragraph on the back answering the following prompt:
How do political parties and interest groups work to influence our elections?
Additionally, your Civics test is Thursday the 29th. Here is a study guide:
Here is a link to the quiz from today:
And here are the questions that go with it:
Please answer the following questions on a separate sheet of paper
Today we saw the goals of the Civil Rights movement come to fruition with the Civil Rights Act, the Voting Rights Act, and the 24th Amendment. We talked about Selma, the murder of MLK, and Bobby Kennedy.
Then we had some additional work time on your Recipe for a Movement project, which is due on Monday in addition to your Civil Rights Movement reading questions.
Here is the link for you Recipe for a Movement project.
Today we talked about the tools the Civil Rights Movement had as well as the spark of the movement.
Then we had some time to work on the packet we started Friday.
Today we talked about Emmett Till and continued our evaluation of the "spark" of the Civil Rights Movement. We continued working on the attached question guide, with today specifically focused on the "Reading Questions" section based on the reading attached.
You don't have homework this weekend, as this will be completed in class next week.
Link for the Questions:
Link for the Reading:
Today we talked A LOT about the Civil Rights movement in order to start preparing ourselves for our next project, which is focused on creating social change.
In class, we worked to complete this note chart:
You don't have any homework!
Your essay is due tomorrow on TurnItIn and in-class!
Here is a last minute "check list" of questions for you to ask today:
Today was a work day on our Civics Research Paper, which is due on Thursday!
Today we talked about the various ways that American citizens had their right to vote taken away in American history. We talked about voter disenfranchisement, the KKK, and the debate around voting rights for felon.
Your homework is to:
1. Complete the Google Form attached below
2. Finish your 8-panel suffrage comic
Tomorrow is the final work day on your Civics Paper!
Today we talked in depth about the process women in the United States went through to earn the right to vote. We talked about influential women in the process, barriers against it, and the effort women made to connect the private and the public spheres.
Your homework over the weekend is to finish your rough draft. Please bring a hard copy to class and submit a version on TurnItIn.com.
Your suffrage cartoon (detailed below) is due on Tuesday.
Using your guided note-sheet, create an 8-panel cartoon summarizing key events in the women’s suffrage movement
For each panel include: