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drosebritt@sainthelenaschool.org

                                                                  


STEP INTO HISTORY IN 7B

 

Happy Constitution Day!

September 17, 1787

 

“Study history, study history.  In history lies all the secrets of statecraft.”

Sir Winston Churchill

 

 

Mrs. Britt’s Social Studies Links

American Revolution
U.S. Constitution
War of 1812
American Civil War
Spanish-American War
World War I
World War II – BBC
World War II – History Place
Korean War
Vietnam War
The History Place
American History – Presidents Time Line
Social Studies Textbook Resource (Holt)

Mrs. Britt’s Science Links

Astronomy
Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Earth Science for Kids
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Energy Sources for Kids
Glencoe Life Science Textbook

 

Homework Assignments

Friday, October 18, 2019 

Social Studies 8D and 8R

Study Ch. 1:3, 1:4, and 1:5 for section quizzes on Wednesday, October 23, or Thursday, October 24.

-For Monday, October 28, answer questions #6-10, p. 78, in complete sentences with topic statements (typed, one copy must have cover with relevant, labeled pictures and your name/grade, one copy without cover for you).

-Study for Final Civil War Test on Wednesday, October 30.

-Optional Extra Credit:  Research the Battle of Gettysburg; complete a typed foldable with labeled pictures of generals, maps for Day 1, July 1, 1863; Day 2, July 2, 1863; July 3; 1863 with details about the battle.  Include sites used; due before the day of the final test.

-Further Study:  Watch history.com videos on line; click on textbook site for quizzes and enrichment; research American Civil War.com, Civil War Battlefield Trust site, and Ducksters Kids site.  

 

Social Studies 7B and 7S

Study Ch. 2:1, Europeans Set Sail, and Ch. 2:2, Europeans Reach the Americas, for section quizzes on Tuesday.

-Study Ch. 2:3, Spain Builds an Empire, and Ch. 2:4, The Race for Empires, for section quizzes on Thursday, October 24, or Tuesday, October 29.

-For Monday, October 28, answer questions #7-10, p. 62, in complete sentences with topic statements (typed, one copy must have relevant, labeled pictures and your name/grade).

-Study Ch. 2 New Empires in the Americas/Age of Exploration for chapter test on Wednesday, October 30, or Thursday, October 31.

-Further Study:  Watch history.com videos on line; click on textbook site for quizzes and enrichment; research Ducksters Kids internet site.

 

Life Science 7B and 7S

Study Parts of the Cell notes, worksheets, text pp. 12-21 for next test.

-Further Study:  Click on Glencoe Textbook site and Biology 4 kids site above.

 

Homeroom Notes

Tuesday Closing Forty Hours Devotion – 7th Grade Confirmandi are required to attend.

-Please bring two boxes of tissues and two containers of Clorox wipes.  Thank you!

-My e-mail address is drosebritt@sainthelenaschool.org