Week of May, 4th 2020

5th Grade

  The students will be continuing their study of the English colonies, and they will be focusing on the Breadbasket colonies.  They will be identifying the various groups that settled in the Middle Atlantic Colonies.  Lastly, the students will be analyzing the contributions made by different religious and cultural groups that settled in this area.

All assignments will be posted in Google Classroom each day.

6th Grade

  This week the students will begin their study of Ancient Greece.  They will be exploring the geography of Greece and discuss how geography influenced the lives of the early Greeks.  They will also be examining the Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations.  Lastly, the students will be discussing how Greek city-states created the idea of citizenship.

All assignments will be posted in Google Classroom each day.

7th Grade

  This week the students will be wrapping up their study of the American Revolution.  They will be exploring the problems that the Patriot forces faced as they fought in the South.  They will be discussing how the American Patriots finally defeated the British at the Battle of Yorktown.  Lastly, the class will be examining the official end of the Revolution- the Treaty of Paris.

All assignments will be posted in Google Classroom each day.

8th Grade

 The students will be discussing the economic, political, and social impacts of the Great Depression.  They will be analyzing the factors that led up to the Stock Market Crash and how Franklin D. Roosevelt responded to deepening economic woes.  Lastly, the class will be exploring the effects the depression had on family, communities, and Europe.

All assignments will be posted in Google Classroom each day.

Religion

  The students will be learning about the conquest of Canaan.  They will be analyzing how God’s people settled in Canaan.  They will also be discussing the lives of Samson and Ruth.

All assignments will be posted in Google Classroom each day.

Week of April, 27th 2020

5th Grade

  The students will be continuing their study of the English colonies, and they will be focusing on the Breadbasket colonies.  They will be identifying the various groups that settled in the Middle Atlantic Colonies.  Lastly, the students will be analyzing the contributions made by different religious and cultural groups that settled in this area.

All assignments will be posted in Google Classroom each day.

6th Grade

  The students will continue their study of ancient China.  They will be focusing on the Qin and the Han dynasties.  They will be discussing how a stable government builds growth and strength in a civilization, and how Shi Huangdi united China.  They will also be analyzing the improvements that were made in China during the Han dynasty.

All assignments will be posted in Google Classroom each day.

7th Grade

  This week the students will be wrapping up their study of the American Revolution.  They will be exploring the problems that the Patriot forces faced as they fought in the South.  They will be discussing how the American Patriots finally defeated the British at the Battle of Yorktown.  Lastly, the class will be examining the official end of the Revolution, the Treaty of Paris.

All assignments will be posted in Google Classroom each day.

8th Grade

  The students will be wrapping up their study of World War I.  They will be discussing the costs of the war-including the millions of human lives that were lost as well as the financial burdens.  They will be analyzing how President Wilson and European leaders worked out a peace agreement.  Lastly, they will be discussing why the U.S. Senate rejected the Treaty of Versailles.

All assignments will be posted in Google Classroom each day.

Religion

  The students will be learning about the conquest of Canaan.  They will be analyzing how God’s people settled in Canaan.  They will also be discussing the lives of Samson and Ruth.

All assignments will be posted in Google Classroom each day.