Monthly Archives: October 2016

Assignment Rocktober 28/29 – The Masque of the Growing Nation

  I can discuss the progress and limits of social growth in America in the antebellum era I can utilize perspective to analyze and evaluate the past I can represent the ideas, experiences, and impact of individuals and groups from … Continue reading

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Learning experience Rocktober 25/26 – Check out the Expanding Nation!

On Monday/Tuesday, we will be examining the geographical expansion of the nation as we see the United States complete it’s Manifest Destiny and expand from sea to shining sea.  To prepare for our in depth look into this era of … Continue reading

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The Controversial Presidency of Andrew Jackson – Assignment Rocktober 21

There may not be a more controversial American from “The Growing Nation” era (or any era) than Andrew Jackson.  He has a state capitol named for him, countless statues created in his honor (including one across the street from the White … Continue reading

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ASSIGNMENT Rocktober 19-20 – A White House Seance

You may not be aware of this, but the White House is haunted!  A few Presidents have believed that there are spirits roaming the hallways of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue … is President Obama one of them? Read this recent article … Continue reading

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IN CLASS – The Mysterious Slumber

So … what happened while this guy slumbered for a few decades?  You must have some questions, right? Pose the questions on your Political Growth document, and then find the answers to the big questions – you can use your … Continue reading

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THE MYSTERY OF THE GROWING NATION

When we last left off in our study of America’s story, we were in the late 1780s, with a young nation of 13 states along the Atlantic coast, struggling under a brand new Constitution.  The North American continent was inhabited … Continue reading

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TIME FOR THE BAR EXAM!

Young Constitutional Scholars  – The streaming review video should be available here. I will try to be ready to go on THURSDAY NIGHT at 7:00 for about 45 minutes. You should log into you GA account – but if yo have to … Continue reading

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Bill of Rights in Schools Notes!

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The Constitution In Action Today

THE CONSTITUTION IN ACTION TODAY I can select and utilize appropriate resources to support an idea or argument. I can apply the Constitution to current society. I can summarize information from a primary or secondary source. I can communicate analysis … Continue reading

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