Mr. Isaac's Social Studies Site

 8th Grade US History Homework - MARKING PERIOD 4


Wednesday 6/5 - Review Sheet #1 for final exam due Thursday 6/6

Final Exam will be Tuesday 6/11


Monday 6/3 - Cold War Social History Unit Quiz tomorrow (Tuesday) 6/4

           You MAY bring a 3x5" index card, one sided, hand written, with notes on the topic


Wednesday 5/29 - Final Paper (with parenthetical citations) and Works Cited - Due Thurs. 5/30


Wednesday 5/22 - Rough draft of paper - Due Friday 5/24


Friday 5/10 - Locate 3 reputable sources and create NoodleTools citations - due Monday 5/13

      AND Create rough outline for paper (see overview sheet), including thesis - due Tues 5/14


Thursday 5/9 - Select topic, skim sources, craft thesis, begin note cards (due Friday 5/10)


Friday 5/1 - Complete Cold War Political History Unit Sheet - due Tuesday 5/5

                    Cold War Political History Unit Exam Tuesday 5/5


Friday 4/26 - Complete Cold War packet and questions - due Monday 4/29


Monday 4/22 - Complete handout, "More on the Korean War" - due 4/23


Thursday 4/18 - Complete Cold War Timeline and Vocab Words if not yet finished - due 4/19



 

 8th Grade US History Homework - MARKING PERIOD 3

Thursday 3/7 - Complete BACK of handout "Early Years of WWII" (may require outside research) -

          due Friday 3/8; Quiz Tues 3/12 on pre-WWII map of Europe and timeline through 1941


Friday 3/1 - Complete "Swing Kids Debrief" in complete sentences, as well as completing "Buildup

          to the Holocaust and the Pyramid of Hate" (due Monday 3/4)

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Thursday 2/28 - Buildup to the Holocaust and the Pyramid of Hate (due Friday 3/1)


Friday 2/15 - Unit Exam NEXT THURSDAY, 2/21 (Unit Sheet due Thursday 2/21 - see below) 

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Tuesday 2/12 - None (complete New Deal Programs organizer if necessary)

              Unit Exam NEXT TUESDAY, 2/19


Monday 2/11 - Great Depression Policy Paper (Self-Select) due tomorrow; Vocab Quiz tomorrow


Friday 2/8 - First Hundred Days HW due Monday; Vocab Quiz Tuesday 2/12


Monday 2/4 - Great Depression and New Deal Vocabulary HW due Thursday 2/7

Self Select - Great Depression Policy Proposal due Tuesday 2/12 [see PPT file on front page]


Tuesday 1/29 - Find a current events business article on a topic of your choice (try CNN Money, Forbes, or CNBC), read it, and summarize it in a short paragraph. Then, explain how - specifically - the article uses the words we learned today (ex: supply, demand, inflation, interest rate, recession, price, quantity, etc.) to convey its message to the reader - due Wednesday 1/30

 8th Grade US History Homework - MARKING PERIOD 2

Friday 1/25 - Complete packet, "First Amendment Challenges" (readings throughout, especially last page, and all questions on the front) - due Monday 1/28


Wednesday 1/23 - Complete handout, "Presidential Inauguration Speech Analysis" (due tom.)


Friday 1/18 - Roaring Twenties Unit Exam Tues 1/22 [AND UNIT SHEET DUE]

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Monday 1/14 - Roaring Twenties Social Media Project due Friday 1/18 (see below for rubric!!!)

        [Roaring Twenties Unit Exam will be Tuesday 1/22 - Unit Sheet to be distributed on Friday]

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Monday 1/7 - Roaring Twenties Vocabulary [hand-written] (due Monday 1/14)

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Wednesday 12/19 - Complete DBQ scaffold questions re: WWI (due Thursday 12/20)


Tuesday 12/18 - NONE


Monday 12/17 - WWI Unit Exam TOMORROW!!! The file below includes ALL handouts from this unit; use the CTRL-F or Command-F function to find what you need. If you have trouble downloading the document (you shouldn't), ask a friend to scan and email!! Good luck!!

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Friday 12/14 - Get Mid-Unit Quiz signed by parent/guardian for Monday 12/17

             WWI Unit Review Sheet due Tuesday 12/18

             WWI Unit Exam Tuesday 12/18 

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Friday 12/7 - WW1 Propaganda Posters due Monday 12/10 [see file below for rubric]

             Trench Warfare Poems due Monday 12/10 - min. 12 lines [links to information below]

             World War I Mid-Unit Quiz (MC) on Tuesday 12/11

Trench Links:

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Tuesday 12/4 --> Thursday 12/6 - See Friday 12/7 above

Monday 12/3 - NONE

Friday 11/30 - NONE


Thursday, 11/29 - Handout, "Challenging the Standard History..." due Friday 11/30

Wednesday, 11/28 - Handout, "Challenging the Standard History..." due Friday 11/30


Tuesday, 11/27 - Complete packet, "The Powder Keg Erupts," for tomorrow, Wednesday 11/28

       Links to Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand videos:

              Part #1

              Part #2

              Part #3


Monday, 11/26 - Study for Geography Quiz ~ Tuesday 11/27


Wednesday, 11/21 - Study for Geography Quiz ~ Tuesday 11/27 ~ HAPPY THANKSGIVING!


Tuesday, 11/20 - Study for Geography Quiz ~ Tuesday 11/27


Monday, 11/19 - Fill out maps (World 2012, Europe 2012, Europe 1914)

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