September 1-5, 2014

9/10 History

Monday: NO SCHOOL



Tuesday:
Topic:
- 2.2 - Virginia

 

Lesson: (p. 20-24)
- Discuss early attempts to settle
- Discuss why Jamestown was successful
- Discuss how England’s legal customs set important precedents for the US

HW:
- SR 2.2


Wednesday:
Topic: 2.3 – Pilgrims Settle Plymouth

 

Lesson: [p.24-29 ]
- Discuss the immigration of the Scrooby congregation to Holland
- Discuss the Pilgrim’s immigration to the New World
- Discuss the Plymouth Colony,  the Mayflower Compact, and the important precedents set there


HW:
- SR 2.3
- Study for quiz {17-29] on Friday


Thursday:
Topic:
- 2.4 – Puritans settle Massachusetts Bay

 

Lesson:  [p. 29-31]
- Discuss why more Englishmen started to opt to live in the New World
- Discuss the Massachusetts Bay Colony
- Why were they called the “City on a Hill?”
- What problems did they face within their colony?


HW:
- SR 2.4

- Study for quiz tomorrow


Friday:

Topic:
- Quiz [p. 17-29]
- 2.5 – Other New England Colonies

 

Lesson: (p. 31-34]
- Discuss the similarities and differences between the founding of the different NE colonies
- Discuss the reasons for a union of NE colonies
- Practice states/capitals – 13 colonies


HW:
- SR 2.5
- Read p. 34-40
- States/capitals quiz on Tuesday