Ms. Kelly Schanaberger - JH Social Studies


Ms. Kelly Schanaberger - JH Social Studies


Ms. Kelly Schanaberger - JH Social Studies


Ms. Kelly Schanaberger - JH Social Studies


 

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CCCS is in the process of updating the school site.  Until the new site is up and running, I will just be including the important upcoming events for each grade. 

 

If you have any questions or concerns about your child's progress in Social Studies this year, feel free to contact me.   My email address is kschanaberger@corpuschristisaints.org.

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Our class code is HB86B.

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This Week in Social Studies

6th Grade 

This week we will learn about the various empires which ruled Mesopotamia.

Reminders-

None

Upcoming Quizzes and Tests-

The Ch. 3 Test will be on Wed., 12/18.

7th Grade 

This week we will learn about the difficulties farmers in The Great Plains faced, the establishment of the Populist Party and the election of 1896.

 

Reminders-

Cult. Lit. Cards 3-4 are due on Mon., 12/16.  

Upcoming Quizzes and Tests-

1. Cult. Lit. Quiz 3-3 will be on Wed., 12/11.

2. The Ch. 18 Test will be on Tues., 12/17.

 

8th Grade 

This week we will learn about types of laws Congress is forbidden to pass.

Reminders-

1.  There will be Constitution Review on Mon., 12/9 and 12/16 from 3:15-3:45.  Pick up will be from the JH door.

2. Cult. Lit. Cards 3-4 are due on Fri., 12/13.  

Upcoming Quizzes and Tests-

1. Cult. Lit. Quiz 3-3 will be on Wed., 12/11.

2. The first part of the Leg. Branch Test (ordering bill steps) will be on Tues., 12/17 and the second on Thurs., 12/19.

 

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The rescheduled date of the First Trimester Pizza Party lunch for the winners will be Fri., 12/13.

 

 



 

 

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Week of 12/9

 

Thurs., 12/12-

Complete the Ch. 3-4 Review for tomorrow.

Wed., 12/11-

Finish reading pgs. 75-77 and complete the last two categories on your Ch. 3-4 Web.

Tues., 12/10-

Finish reading pgs. 72-75 (stop at The Chaldeans) and complete the starred empires on your web. 

Mon., 12/9-

None

Week of 12/2

Fri., 12/6-

Complete the Cuneiform Decoding Wksht for Mon., 12/8.

Thurs., 12/5-

None

Wed., 12/4-

Read pgs. 65-69 in your textbook and complete the Ch. 3-3 Wksht.  You don't have to fill in the class notes section.

Tues., 12/3-

Spend 15 minutes reviewing your Ch. 3-2 Graphic Organizer.

Mon., 12/2-

None

Week of 11/11

Fri., 11/15-

Finish the Ch. 3-1 Poem.  Make sure you have a clean copy to turn in.

Thurs., 11/14-

If you and your partner did not finish the the five "Questions for Answers" in class, complete them.  The directions are below.

For each term below, write a question that would have it as an answer.

ex.-Donald Johanson- Who was the anthropologist known for discovering Lucy?

Fertile Crescent, Mesopotamia, irrigation, surplus, division of labor

Wed., 11/13-

None

Tues., 11/12-

Reread pgs. 54-57 in your book and complete the Ch. 3-1 Fact or Fiction Wksht.

Mon., 11/11-

None

 

 

 

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Week of 12/9

 

Thurs., 12/12-

Complete the Ch. 18 Review for tomorrow.

Wed., 12/11-

Work on the Ch. 18 Study Guide.

Tues., 12/10-

Study for Cult. Lit. Quiz 3-3.

Mon., 12/9-

None

Week of 12/2

Fri., 12/6-

1. Cult. Lit. Cards 3-3 are due Mon., 12/8.

2. After reading pgs. 600-602 (stop at "Farmers' Political Groups) complete 1-3 only on the Ch. 18-3 Wksht.

Thurs., 12/5-

Complete the Ch. 18-2 "Which One Doesn't Fit" Wksht for tomorrow.

Wed., 12/4-

None

Tues., 12/3-

Cult. Lit. Quiz 3-2 is tomorrow.

Mon., 12/2-

None

Week of 11/11

Fri., 11/15-

1. Cult. Lit. Cards 3-1 are due on Mon., 11/18.

2. Finish the Buffalo Wksht for Mon., 11/18 if needed.

Thurs., 11/14-

Tomorrow is the 10 pt. Time Zone Quiz.

Wed., 11/13-

Study for tomorrow's Unit 2 Big Cult. Lit. Test.

Tues., 11/12-

Study for Thursday's Unit 2 Big Cult. Lit. Test.

Mon., 11/11-

Complete the Time Zone Wksht for tomorrow.

 

 

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Week of 12/9

 

Thurs., 12/12-

1. Complete the Leg. Branch Review for tomorrow.

2. Cult. Lit. Cards 3-4 are due tomorrow.

Wed., 12/11-

Complete the Leg. Branch Review for Fri., 12/13.

Tues., 12/10-

Study for Cult. Lit. Quiz 3-3.

Mon., 12/9-

None

Week of 12/2

Fri., 12/6-

None

Thurs., 12/5-

1. Cult. Lit. Cards 3-3 are due tomorrow.

2. Spend 15 minutes reviewing your Bill Steps and How a Bill Becomes a Law Wkshts for tomorrow. 

Wed., 12/4-

Read pgs. 84-89 in your S.S. book carefully and put the bill steps in order.   Just write the number next to the step.

Tues., 12/3-

Study for Cult. Lit. Quiz 3-2.

Mon., 12/2-

None

Week of 11/11

Fri., 11/15-

Finish the Leg. Branch Wksht for Mon., 11/18 if needed.

Thurs., 11/14-

Cult. Lit. Cards 3-1 are due tomorrow.

Wed., 11/13-

Finish the Leg. Branch Half-Way Through Review assignment for tomorrow.

Tues., 11/12-

Bring your completed Impeachment Fact or Fiction Wksht, that was originally due yesterday, to class tomorrow.

Mon., 11/11-

Study for tomorrow's Unit 2 Big Cult. Lit. Test.