Mr. Dowling
Social Studies With A Smile





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This Week's Homework

Homework Assignment Date Assigned Due Date
Complete the Northwest Territory/Shays Rebellion handout 1/14/20 1/15/20
Create flashcards for the following words using the glossary of your textbook:
legislative branch
executive branch
judicial branch
compromise
1/15/20 1/16/20
Constitutional Convention Worksheet 1/16/20 1/17/20

Past Homework Assignments

Homework Assignment Date Assigned Due Date
Draw a picture of a Native American.
Use color/keep it neat
9/12/19 9/13/19
Read "The Iroquois Confederacy" and highlight/underline important facts. 9/17/19 9/19/19
Write a paragraph summarizing the main conclusion of your chart (in your packet) 9/19/19 9/20/19
Read about Ponce de Leon and Magellan in your Explorers packet.
Underline/highlight or take notes.
10/2/19 10/3/19
Write a paragraph to answer the following:
Why did your family first come to the United States?
Be sure to include where this family member came from.
10/7/19 10/10/19
European Colonization Review Packet 10/11/19 10/21/19
Read Chapter 3 Lesson 2 10/23/19 10/24/19
Read Chapter 3 Lesson 3 10/24/19 10/25/19
Read Chapter 3 Lesson 4 10/25/19 10/29/19
Read Chapter 4 Lesson 4 11/14/19 11/15/19
French and Indian War Online Assignment 11/19/19 11/20/19
Helping Hand Assignment 11/22/19 11/25/19
Read Chapter 5 Lesson 1
Answer the Lesson 1 Review questions 2-4.
Define boycott, effigy, and repeal
11/25/19 11/26/19
pg. 19 of the American Struggle for Independence packet
Part A and B only
12/3/19 12/4/19
Complete the Political Cartoon handouts 12/9/19 12/10/19
Boston Massacre Assignment 12/11/19 12/12/19
Chapter 5 Lesson 3 Assignment 12/12/19 12/13/19
Watch the Declaration of Independence youtube videos
or
Read Chapter 5 Lesson 4 beginning with "Declaring Independence"
12/13/19 12/16/19
American Revolution Review Sheet 12/16/19 12/17/19
American Struggle for Independence
Order of Events Assignment
12/17/19 12/18/19
Declaration of Independence Assignment 12/18/19 12/19/19
American Revolution Online Assignment 12/19/19 12/20/19
Read Chapter 6 Lesson 4 up to "Independence Achieved" 12/20/19 12/23/19
Political Cartoons Assignment 12/11/19 1/8/20
Read "Winter at Valley Forge" (Chapter 6 Lesson 2) up to "Foreigners Help on the Battlefield" 1/7/20 1/8/20

The 7th and 8th Grade Homework Club will be meeting in Rm 24 on Mondays and Thursdays from 3:15 to 4:15. Any 7th and 8th graders can attend. Please take advantage of this wonderful service.


All homework assignments must be completed using complete sentences.
Students will not get full credit without properly writing their responses.
Remember, you must put your name on your assignment to get credit.
All assignments are due when the bell rings to begin class.


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