Social Studies


5/29-6/1

posted Jun 1, 2018, 4:39 AM by Amanda Sambucini

Bring in a news article (from an online source or newspaper) for MONDAY. We will be doing a current event in class.

5/21-5/25

posted May 22, 2018, 5:01 AM by Amanda Sambucini

This week we will be learning about the cultural regions of Mexico. 

This week's assignment(s):
"I Am Mexico" poem due Wednesday 5/23 

5/14-5/18

posted May 15, 2018, 4:42 AM by Amanda Sambucini

This week we will learn about the geography, history, and culture of Mexico.  

This week's assignment(s):
-Ch. 2 vocabulary due Thursday 5/17

5/7-5/11

posted May 7, 2018, 4:30 AM by Amanda Sambucini   [ updated May 8, 2018, 6:02 AM ]

This week we will learn about the fall of the Inca Empire.  We will then review the Mayas, Incas, and Aztecs for a test next week. 

This week's assignment(s):
-Finish Ch. Review: pgs 33-34--> #1-8, 9a&c, 10a,b,&c, 11a&c. pg 35 #1-6. Answers for short answers must be written in complete sentences as always. 
-Chapter 1 Test Monday 5/14

4/30-5/3

posted Apr 27, 2018, 4:52 AM by Amanda Sambucini   [ updated Apr 30, 2018, 9:07 AM ]

This week we will continue learning about the Mayas, Incas, and Aztecs.  We will make Mayan mosaic masks as well!

This week's assignment(s):
-Finish Section 2 Assessment p. 24 #1a&b, 2a&b, 3a,b,&c
-CSI Maya due Thursday 5/3

4/16-4/20

posted Apr 16, 2018, 4:49 AM by Amanda Sambucini

This week we will review Ch. 13 to prepare for a quiz. Then we will start our next textbook and begin learning about the Mayas, Incas, and Aztecs!

This week's assignment(s):
-Ch. 13 Quiz Wednesday 4/18 on notes & all vocabulary (Lesson 1: Tlingit & Potlatch, Lesson 2: Gold Rush, Alaska, and Hawaii)

4/9-4/13

posted Apr 9, 2018, 4:39 AM by Amanda Sambucini   [ updated Apr 12, 2018, 4:51 AM ]

This week we will be finishing the last chapter for the US Regions.  We will discuss the past and present cultures of the Tlingit in the West Region and learn about boom towns and ghost towns. 

This week's assignment(s):
-Ch. 13 Quiz Wednesday 4/18 on notes & all vocabulary (Lesson 1: Tlingit & Potlatch, Lesson 2: Gold Rush, Alaska, and Hawaii)
-5A ONLY: Lesson 1 Assessment pg. 397 #1-5 in complete sentences due Thursday 4/12
-Finish Ch. 13 vocabulary by Wednesday 4/11 if you haven't already 

3/26-3/28

posted Mar 27, 2018, 5:01 AM by Amanda Sambucini   [ updated Mar 27, 2018, 5:02 AM ]


This week's assignment(s):
-Finish Women's history month poster by Wednesday 
-Ch. 13 vocab due Wednesday, April 11th

3/19-3/23

posted Mar 19, 2018, 11:21 AM by Amanda Sambucini   [ updated Mar 23, 2018, 8:50 AM ]

This week we will review Chapter 12.

This week's assignment(s):
-Mobile Project is due Friday, March 23rd. Papers and project directions went home.
-Chapter 12 Test Monday 3/26
-Current Event due Tuesday, March 27th. 
-print picture of Women's History Month person on Monday

3/12-3/16

posted Mar 13, 2018, 5:31 AM by Amanda Sambucini   [ updated Mar 15, 2018, 4:51 AM ]

This week we will learn about the climate and resources of the West Region. 

This week's assignment(s):
-Mobile Project is due Friday, March 23rd. Papers and project directions went home.
-Current Event due Tuesday, March 27th. 

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