8-03 History

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Date

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Topics

Resources / Homework

1

Mon Sep 13

3

 Setting up OneNote notebook

What IS that THING?

H5 Set up Chart and begin to fill it in

 Share stories 

 

2

Thu Sep 23

4

Break into groups to complete chart

Create skits about your colony and PERFORM

Take notes on other groups' presentations

No Class -- Students Away at Second City

 

3

Mon Sep 27

3

 Take up Pre-Confederation Table

 

4

Fri Oct 01

4

 

 

5

Tue Oct 05

3

Picture Study

Finish Picture Study  

 

6

Wed Oct 13

4

Pre-Confederation Quiz

Mrs. Ramon is away today...

 

7

Fri Oct 15

3

 

 

In your Pearson eText, find the photos on the following pages: 7, 9, 10, 12, 15, 17, 23, 26, 27 ** You're looking for the ones with questions attached!

Choose 5 and answer the questions attached to the photos.

Email your finished work to Mrs. Ramon as a PDF file with your name as part of the file name. 

** Try adding the photos to your OneNote note Answers should be full sentences, a few sentences each.

8

Thu Oct 21

4

 Special trip to the Archives to research Andreans who fell in WWI Time to Complete WWI Assignment WWI Assignment DUE

Lest We Forget Rubric

Lest We Forget Research  

9

Mon Oct 25

3

 Time to work on WWI assignment

 

10

Fri Oct 29

4

 WWI assignment due at the end of this class

  Quiz Question Exemplar 1

Quiz Question Exemplar 2

11

Tue Nov 02

3

 

 

12

Mon Nov 08

4

 Economic Factors Affecting BNA

Board Illustration and Notes

 

13

Wed Nov 10

3

 Working on Push Toward Confederation Questions

If you finish, make 2 trading cards:

1) John A. Macdonald

2)  George Etienne Cartier

** information comes from the text book, no research notes necessary

 

14

Thu Nov 18

4

 Working on P.T.C. Questions

 

 

15

Mon Nov 22

3

 Take up P.T.C. questions

 

Canada A People's History -- Video on Confederation

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

 

16

Fri Nov 26

4

Canada A People's History -- Video on Confederation

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

 

 

17

Tue Nov 30

3

 Canada A People's History -- Video on Confederation

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

 

 

18

Mon Dec 06

4

Canada A People's History -- Video on Confederation

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

 

 

19

Wed Dec 08

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

Tue Dec 14

4

 

Confederation Unit Test 

 

21

Tue Jan 04

3

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

 

22

Mon Jan 10

4

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

Virtual Museum Tour

 

23

Wed Jan 12

3

 Finishing the Virtual Museum Tour

 

24

Tue Jan 18

4

Re-Write opportunity

 

25

Thu Jan 20

3

 Treaty #6 : p. 92 in the text

PDF document is on FirstClass

 

    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

Wed Jan 26

4

 Take up Last Day's work

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

Dominion Lands Act Activity

 

 

27

Mon Jan 31

3

Completing Dominion Lands Act Activity

 

28

Fri Feb 04

4

 Canadian Pacific Railway - PowerPoint Lecture  

29

Tue Feb 08

3

CPR Quiz

Louis Riel Assignment

Towers Library Resources 

The Trial of Louis Riel - University of Saskatchewan Law

Hero or Villain Organizer

Louis Riel - Histori.ca! Minute 

See also The Canadian Encyclopedia (online)

You MAY use Wikipedia

30

Mon Feb 14

4

 Louis Riel Assignment

 

31

Wed Feb 16

3

  Louis Riel Assignment

 

32

Thu Feb 24

4

 Louis Riel Assignment - Check Point Research Notes Handed In

Mrs. Ramon is away at CISAA today

Please work on your projects.  Hand in your one page of research notes (the Hero or Villain organizer works here) to the coverage teacher.  Note* If you are working in a group, you must EACH hand in a page, even if they are identical!  It is important for you to have these in your notes for the Unit 2 Test and your Exam in June.

 

 

33

Mon Feb 28

3

Louis Riel Assignment

 

34

Fri Mar 04

4

 

Louis Riel Assignment

 

35

Tue Mar 08

3

The Northwest Mounted Police

 

 

36

Wed Mar 30

4

Present Louis Riel Assignment

 

  • 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

Fri Apr 01

3

 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

3.  If you finish, create a trading card for either:  Sam Steele, James Macleod, or Jerry Potts

38

Thu Apr 07

4

Louis Riel Presentations

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

 

39

Mon Apr 11

3

 The Northwest Mounted Police

 

 Election 2011 Independent Study Unit

Documents/2011 Election - May 2 Assignment.pdf

 

The Toronto Star

National Post

The Globe and Mail

Toronto Sun

 

40

Fri Apr 15

4

 The Northwest Mounted Police

 

 

41

Tue Apr 19

3

The Caribou Gold Rush

Game & Postcard 

Gold Rush Document

 

 

42

Wed Apr 27

4

 Unit 2 Test:  Westward Expansion Part I

Multiple Choice & Short Answer (30 minutes)

 

 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

43

Fri Apr 29

3

 

 Unit 2 Test:  Westward Expansion (30 minutes)

Long Answer

Working on Current Events or Gold Rush Post Card

 

44

Thu May 05

4

 

 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

 The Rise Of Factories and Cities Document

 

45

Tue May 10

3

 

 Work in Factories and the Rise of Cities

Gold Rush Post Card due at the end of today's class

 

46

Fri May 13

4

 

 Changing Roles for Women

 

47

Tue May 17

3

Class interruptions for music night rehearsals. 

Take up Factories and Cities

Exam Review

 Short Answer Practice

 

  Exam Review 2011

48

Wed May 25

4

 

Exam Review Day

Exam Review - Folder Notes

 

 

49

Fri May 27

3

 Exam Review Day

Exam Review - Jeopardy

 

50

Thu Jun 02

4

Math Exam Day

 

51

Mon Jun 06

3

 History Exam Friday, June 3

 

 

52

Fri Jun 10

3

 

 

53

Thu Jun 16

4

 

 

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