8-01 History

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Date

P

Topics

Resources / Homework

1

Fri Sep 10

3

 Setting up OneNote notebook

What IS that THING?

 

Set up Pearson Connect Text

 

2

Wed Sep 22

1

 Time for finishing Stories, Email & Share

 

Set up Chart from Text (p H5) - make some notes

** This is material for your first quiz

 

3

Fri Sep 24

3

 Breakout Groups

 

Complete chart of notes

 

4

Thu Sep 30

1

Prepare skit

 

5

Mon Oct 04

3

 Perform Skits

 

Compare notes

 

6

Tue Oct 12

1

 Pre-Confederation Quiz

 

Started Picture Study

 

7

Thu Oct 14

3

 Finish Picture Study - Due Friday by email (9pm)

 

Watch WWI video to prepare for our trip to the Archives

 

Picture Study Pages:

 

7, 9, 10, 12, 15, 17, 23, 26, 27

 

8

Wed Oct 20

1

 

 Should We Join?

9

Fri Oct 22

3

 Special trip to the Archives to research Andreans who fell in WWI

Lest We Forget Rubric

 

Lest We Forget Research 

10

Thu Oct 28

1

 Time to work on WWI assignment

 

11

Mon Nov 01

3

 WWI Assignment DUE at the end of Class

 Quiz Question Exemplar 1

Quiz Question Exemplar 2

12

Fri Nov 05

1

 ***

 

13

Tue Nov 09

3

 Economic Factors Leading to Confederation

A Diagram for your Notes

 

14

Wed Nov 17

1

 Time to work on "Push Toward Confederation" Questions

 

15

Fri Nov 19

3

 Take up "Push Toward Confederation" Questions

 

16

Thu Nov 25

1

Canada A People's History -- Video on Confederation

Focus on the Events:  Charlottetown & Quebec Conferences, The London Conference

 

17

Mon Nov 29

3

Canada A People's History -- Video on Confederation

Focus on the Events:  Charlottetown & Quebec Conferences, The London Conference

 

 

18

Fri Dec 03

1

 Canada A People's History -- Video on Confederation

Focus on the Events:  Charlottetown & Quebec Conferences, The London Conference

 

19

Tue Dec 07

3

 Confederation Won!

PowerPoint Lecture

 

 

Study This for Your TEST:

Pre-Confederation Chart

Picture Study

Factors Leading Colonies Toward Confederation (P.T.C. Questions)

Canada A People's History Video Worksheet

Confederation Won!  Lecture Notes

20

Mon Dec 13

1

 Confederation Unit Test 

 

21

Wed Dec 15

3

 

 

22

Fri Jan 07

1

 Unit 2 Introduction:  Rebellion, Immigration, Northwest Mounted Police, First Nations

 

23

Tue Jan 11

3

 The Lives of the First Nations and Metis:  A Virtual Tour

Virtual Museum Tour

 

24

Mon Jan 17

1

 Complete and email Virtual Tour

Test Improvement Opportunity

 

25

Wed Jan 19

3

 Treaty # 6 - complete the table

 

The Indian Act (1876)

     

  1. Read the details of the Act on page 93 in the text.  Copy them into a table in OneNote.
  2. Beside each point, write your opinion:  "fair" or "unfair" and state why you chose this answer.
  3. With a partner, write your own version of the Indian Act.  What kinds of things would you include to make sure that the First Nations were cared for?

 

 

26

Tue Jan 25

1

Dominion Lands Act - Notes (p. 94-96) & Diagram

Dominion Lands Act Activity

 

27

Thu Jan 27

3

 

 Take up Indian Act and Treaty #6 work

 

28

Thu Feb 03

1

 Canadian Pacific Railway - PowerPoint Lecture

 

 

29

Mon Feb 07

3

CPR Quiz 

Louis Riel Assignment

 

Towers Library Resources

The Trial of Louis Riel - University of Saskatchewan Law

Hero or Villain Organizer

30

Fri Feb 11

1

 Louis Riel - Assignment

 

31

Tue Feb 15

3

Louis Riel Assignment

 

 

32

Wed Feb 23

1

 End of class CheckPoint

 

33

Fri Feb 25

3

 Louis Riel Assignment

 

34

Thu Mar 03

1

 Louis Riel Assignment

 

35

Mon Mar 07

3

Science Fair

 

36

Tue Mar 29

1

Last chance project work day!

 

 Grading Criteria for the Louis Riel Presentation:

  • Accurate facts
  • Presentation skills
  • Clear judgement
  • Bibliography/referencing
  • Reliability of resources
  • Rough Work check point (Hero or Villain organizer)
  • Research is thorough (shows both sides)
  • Communication - does the method of communication fit the information?

 Son of Citation Machine - use this website to help you properly create a bibliography in the Chicago Style

 

    Reflection on group work: 

  1. What tasks did you work on?
  2. How much work did you do compared with your group mates?
  3. Where would you grade yourself?  1  2  3  4 
  4. Did you work on the research?  The finished product?
  5. How easy or difficult was it to work with your peers?
  6. What would have made this project better?  Easier?  More difficult?

    (minimum 1 page, 12 font, double-spaced, full paragraphs)

     

Summary of my individual ideas:  What do you think of Riel?  Hero?  Villain?  **Remember to include some facts/evidence/research.

(minimum of 1 page, 12 font, double-spaced, full paragraphs)

 

37

Thu Mar 31

3

Louis Riel Presentations 

 **Due:  Presentation/Project, 2 written pieces (summary & reflection), Bibliography.

 

38

Wed Apr 06

1

 The Northwest Mounted Police

 

1.  Please view this video (use headphones):  Sam Steele

2.  Download this document and complete the organizer:  Northwest Mounted Police Organizer

39

Fri Apr 08

3

 The Northwest Mounted Police - complete the organizer assigned last day

 Election 2011 Independent Study Unit

Documents/2011 Election - May 2 Assignment.pdf

 

The Toronto Star

National Post

The Globe and Mail

Toronto Sun

40

Thu Apr 14

1

The Caribou Gold Rush

Game and Post Card

Gold Rush Document

 

 

41

Mon Apr 18

3

  Unit 2 Test:  Westward Expansion - Part I

Multiple Choice/Short Answer (30 minutes)

 

** Deal Deadline!! 

Topics:  Anything in your Westward Expansion OneNote section

- First Nations Webquest

- Treaty #6 & Indian Act

- The Steel Ribbon

- Dominion Lands Act

- Louis Riel & Northwest Rebellion

- The Western Frontier and the Northwest Rebellion (video questions)

- NWMP

- Gold Rush

 

42

Tue Apr 26

1

  Unit 2 Test:  Westward Expansion - Part II

Long Answer (30 minutes)

 

43

Thu Apr 28

3

 Work in Factories and the Rise of Cities

 The Rise Of Factories and Cities Document

44

Wed May 04

1

 

 Work in Factories and the Rise of Cities

Caribou Gold Rush Post Card due at the end of this class

 

45

Fri May 06

3

 Work in Factories and the Rise of Cities

 

Election 2011 Assignment Due

Email your completed "Current Events:  Vote 2011" Section 

Criteria

 

Possible Marks

Your Mark

 

Vote Compass results are recorded

 

3

 

 

Party platforms are summarized accurately

 

10

 

 

Party leaders photos are included

 

2

 

 

Article collection is complete (one from each day, total number, not dates)

 

20

 

 

Journal entries are thoughtful/insightful

Ask questions/draws conclusions/brings new perspective

Entries are at least 5 sentences, each

 

20

 

 

Final reflection

 

15

 

 

Total

 

70

 

 

** Extension granted, see daybook for details

46

Thu May 12

1

 Changing Roles for Women

 

 

47

Mon May 16

3

Take up Factories and Cities work

Exam Review - Short Answer Practice

 Exam Review 2011

48

Tue May 24

1

Exam Review Day

Exam Review - Folder Notes

 

 

49

Thu May 26

3

 

Exam Review Day

Exam Review - Folder Notes

 

 

50

Wed Jun 01

1

 Exam Review

Jeopardy

 

51

Fri Jun 03

3

History Exam

 

52

Thu Jun 09

1

 

 

53

Wed Jun 15

1

 

 

 

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