Imagine you have a boomtown. Why is your town so popular? What will you do to assure that it does not become a ghost town?
Monday, December 7, 2015
Your family has decided to move west to settle new land. How will you prepare for the journey? What challenges will you face? What groups of people will you encounter? What items will you bring? What must you leave behind? How will your family survive? Answer 3 of the 6 questions.
Monday, November 30, 2015
Friday, November 13, 2015
Monday, November 9, 2015
Monday, November 2, 2015
Monday, October 26, 2015
Monday, October 19, 2015
Using your textbook and other resources (internet, reference materials, etc.) discuss one notable person who contributed to the civil war. Write 2-3 sentences about his/her contributions. If someone else has chosen your person, be sure to write different facts to be shared.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Think about the discussions we have had about John Brown's Raid on Harper's Ferry. Many have differing opinions about his actions. Were they passionate attempts to abolish slavery or was his actions just as harmful as enslaving innocent people?
Monday, October 5, 2015
Monday, September 28, 2015
Monday, September 21, 2015
- Sign on as "Anonymous"
- Use correct grammar
- Do not over-post
- Stick to the topic
*Posts that do not follow the above rules will be deleted.
You may only post during the hours of 8:00 am - 9:00 pm.
Due September 25th
Sunday, September 13, 2015
In order for us to be successful with communicating our thoughts and feelings on this blog we must follow the following rules carefully:
Use good grammar and spelling.
Stick to the topic. Don’t write about your weekend plans or gossip.
Think before you post. Ask yourself, is this something I want my parents, teachers, friends, strangers to see? What are the consequences if you post this? Never post or share personal information online. Or your friends’ personal information.
Comments should be at least 2-5 sentences, not less.
Write comments that add to the conversation. Ask a question.
Treat people the way you want to be treated. Be respectful
Can you think of any other rules? Add your thoughts to this entry!
If you could create your own amendment to be added to the constitution, what would it be and why? Complete your entry by September 18th. Be sure to respond to 1 classmate's entry. Be creative!