Monday, May 14, 2018

WWII Begins

Today we took a look at a video that helped to explain how the U.S. dealt with WWII.  You can see the video below:

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

INSPECTING the 20's and 30's

Today in class we took a look at the 1920's and tried to figure out just exactly what types of things were going on.  We used our INSPECT themes to classify the types of things happening so that later this week we can compare it to the 1930's!

Monday, May 7, 2018

The 1920's

Today in class we watched a video about the 1920's.  We are going to take a quick look at the 20's and the Depression this week before we explore World War II next week!

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Zoo Project

Today in class we talked about the zoo assignment based off of our trip to Miller Park Zoo yesterday.  All information about the assignment has been posted in Google Classroom.  Students will be looking into how different levels of law affect the zoo and its visitors.

Monday, April 30, 2018

Levels of Government

Today we reviewed federalism and added the idea of local government working alongside the federal and state governments.  As part of their zoo assignments, students will be exploring the zoo to find out how different laws, statutes, ordinances, and codes affect the zoo and those who visit it.  Students will be collaborating to find this information while they explore the zoo tomorrow!

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

The Russian Revolution

Today in class as well as last Friday we began to explore different economic systems.  We began to look at how Russia became the Soviet Union as part of a communist revolution.  You can see what we discussed below:

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

WWI Leads to Trench Warfare

Today in class we talked about how WWI officially began and quickly devolved into trench warfare.  You can see what we discussed (and watched) about WWI below: