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Week 1

In Thursday on September 6, 2007 at 10:54 am

Alas, Period 2, we have yet to meet… today we will start at day 1! and attempt to catch up. Period 9, you’ll be taking your pretests today since we didn’t meet yesterday. Don’t worry people… we’ll be on track by Monday at the latest.

US History P. 2, 7 and 9

Objectives:

Describe the first inhabitants of America.

Understand common misconceptions of who discovered America.

1) Bell Ringer: Who were the first people to discover the Americas?

2) Intro to Unit 1: Colonies and Declaration PP

IB History of the Americas P. 3 and 6

Objective:

Identify the causes for independence in the British colonies of what would become the US.

Analyze the social, economic and political reasons behind independence in the US.

1) Bell Ringer: Pick up and read through American Revolution and Overview Timeline

2) Create Revolution Timeline

3) Discuss ideas of social, economic and political reasons behind American Revolution for Independence