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    US and VA Academic History

    1st Quarter Schedule

     

    *NOTE: This schedule is updated frequently and homework and other assignments are communicated to students during class.

     This schedule is subject to change due to unanticipated school and non-school events. Assignments listed are also scheduled to change. For the most current daily assignment please refer to my Google classroom for US/VA History.

    Date

    Topic

    Assignment

    8/23

    Intro to US/VA History

    Syllabus

    8/27

    The People the Americas

    Peopling the Americans

    Migration of Early Humans Map

    Native American Societies Around 1492

    Iroquois League Chart

    Iroquois Constitution

    8/29

    The People of the Americas

    West African Societies Around 1492

    European Societies Around 1492

    Europe 15th century chart

     

    9/4

    Three Worlds Meet-Europeans Make Contact

     

    Christopher Columbus letter

    Columbian Exchange

    Spain’s Empire in the Americas

    The French in the Americas

    9/6

     

     

     

    _______________________

    9/10

    The American Colonies Emerge

     

     

    _______________________

    TOPIC 1 TEST

    English Settlement at Jamestown

    Shining City on the Hill

    Puritan New England

    _______________________

     

    9/12

    The American Colonies Emerge

    Triangular Trade

    Settlement of Middle Colonies

    Colonies Map

    Colonial Chart

    Triangular Trade Map and Stages of the Triangular Trade WS

    9/14

    The Great Awakening

    Colonies Ad Project

    9/16

    Colonies in class essay

    Colonies Ad Project DUE

    9/18

    TOPIC 2 TEST

     

    9/20

     

    England and its Colonies

     

    The French and Indian War

    Mercantilism

    The French and Indian War

    England and its Colonies

    The Agricultural South

    The Commercial North

    9/24

    Causes of the Revolution

    Colonial Chart

    Colonies Map 1492-1763

    The Stirrings of Rebellion

     

    9/26

    The First Continental Congress

    First Shots Fired

    Declaration of Independence

    Ideas Help Start a Revolution

     

    Thomas Paine Common Sense

    9/30

    Revolution Patriots

    Patrick Henry

    Samuel Adams

    10/2

    The American Revolution

    Struggling Toward Saratoga

    Winning the War

    Revolutionary War Q and A

    Revolutionary War timeline

    10/6

    Reasons for the Revolution in class essay

     

    10/8

    Topic 3 TEST

    Revolutionary War timeline Project (Counts as EST Grade)

     

    10/15

    Establishing a New Nation

    Articles of Confederation

    10/17

    The Constitution

     

    Drafting the Constitution

     

    10/21

    Ratifying the Constitution

    Bill of Rights

    Federalists vs Anti-Federalists

     

    Bill of Rights Activity

    10/23

    Topic 4 TEST

    Revolutionary War timeline DUE

    10/25

    Constitution Activity

    Virginia Documents and the Constitution

    Early Supreme Court Cases

     

     

     

    Marshall Supreme Court Decisions

    10/30

    The Early Republic

    Washington Heads the New Government

    ****October 31 LAST DAY TO RETAKE TOPIC 4 TEST and/or REVOLUTIONARY WAR TIMELINE

    11/1

    END OF QUARTER 1!!!

    In class activity