Social Studies 2017/18

12/11/2017: Social Studies

posted Dec 11, 2017, 12:15 PM by Patricia Amato

Study for test on 15-1 

Chapter 15 Section 1: Study guide:  8th grade test tomorrow


  • Know the Missouri Compromise

          Missouri- slave state

          Maine- free state

          Banned slavery in the rest of Louisianna Purchase north of 36  30’ latitude

  • Sectionalism-exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country

  • In 1819 balance in Congress of free and slave states

  • Secede

  • fugitives

  • Martin Van Buren- FreeSoil Party

  • The Wilmont Proviso

  • Compromise of 1850: all parts

  • Free Soil Party Slogan:

  • Compromise of 1850:  describe what the North and South each gained in the compromise

  • Sectionalism

  • How Missiour Compromise preserved the balance of power in the US Senate

  • Who formed the Free Soil Party and why

  • Know the parties and candidates who ran for United States President in the 1848 election

  • Free Soil Party Slogan

  • Abstain-

  • Main issue of presidential election of 1844: annexation of Missouri



Know:

  • How Stephen Douglas helped approve the Compromise of 1850

  • Compare what the North and South each gained from the Compromise of 1850

  • Why did Southerners object to the Wilmot Proviso





Reminder:  Current Events article due on Friday!



Social Studies 12/8/17

posted Dec 8, 2017, 9:10 AM by Patricia Amato

Finish reading chapter 2  in To Be a Slave,  
Complete reflections and questions for chapters 1-2 by 12/15

Social Studies 12/4/17

posted Dec 4, 2017, 12:44 PM by Patricia Amato

Test on Chapter 14

Social Studies

posted Nov 20, 2017, 12:48 PM by Patricia Amato

Social Studies: section 14-2 test study guide

  • Liberia

  • Sojourner Truth

  • Angelina Grimke and Sarah Grimke

  • Abolitionists

  • William Llyod Garrison

  • Samueil Cornish and John Russwurm

  • Frederick Douglass

  • Harriet Tubman

  • Abolitionists: antislavery and women’s rights

  • Weaknesses of the American Colonization

  • Underground Railroad

  • Elijah Lovejoy

  • Southern and Northern views on abolitionism

  • The effect of the American Colonzation Society have on slavery


11/15/17

posted Nov 15, 2017, 12:47 PM by Patricia Amato

Google Classroom: article due on Friday 11/17/17:  Topic of your choice

Social Studies: 10/19/17

posted Oct 19, 2017, 11:58 AM by Patricia Amato

Article #2 due tomorrow
Complete worksheet 

Social Studies-10/17/17

posted Oct 17, 2017, 12:44 PM by Patricia Amato

Complete Reading Essential Sheets 

Social Studies: 10/10/17

posted Oct 10, 2017, 12:05 PM by Patricia Amato

Complete notes on section 13-3 up to page 402

Social Studies

posted Oct 3, 2017, 12:22 PM by Patricia Amato

Reminder:  Google Classroom article due on Friday, October 6, 2017

Social Studies

posted Oct 2, 2017, 12:05 PM by Patricia Amato

Complete notes on chapter 13, section 2
and questions on page 399  2, 3, 4, & 6

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