Thursday, May 29: Students learned about the Navajo Codetalkers. They tried to write their own Navajo code on W. 76.
In Class: Navajo Codetalkers (W. 76)
Homework: All work due tomorrow
Monday, May 20: Today we reviewed for the final and watched a video of the pictures from our field trip.
Due: Workbook (turned in and returned during class)
In Class: Review
Wednesday, May 22: Today was the final exam. If absent, see Ms. Nay ASAP! Students then worked on their ABC Books.
In Class: Final Exam
Homework: ABC Book to a point where you can finish it and turn it in next class
Friday, May 24: Students had the class period to finish their ABC Books. These are due today!
Due: ABC Books
In Class: ABC Books
Homework: Anything your grade needs
Tuesday, May 14: First we had a reading quiz. Then we finished reading Journey to Topaz. We discussed the book and then worked on ABC books. Students began making their actual books today. Students also received the study guide for the final.
Due: Community Experience, Current Event #3, Workbook (since we didn't on Friday)
In Class: ABC Book
Homework: None - just remember field trip tomorrow!
Thursday, May 16: We discussed the Navajo Code Talkers today. Students tried to write a code in Navajo. They then worked on their ABC Books.
In Class: Navajo Code, ABC Books
Homework: Cover on ABC Book complete, study for final
Monday, May 6: First students took a quiz on Journey to Topaz Chp. 1-8 (if absent, see Ms. Nay ASAP to take the quiz). We then discussed the causes of WW2 and the rise of the Nazi party. Next, students were given instructions for the ABC Book. They were given time to finish The New Deal worksheet started last class and then begin outlining their ABC books while Ms. Nay read Journey to Topaz 9-10.
Due: J2T 7-8
In Class: J2T 1-8 Quiz, W. 65, J2T 9-10
Homework: Read J2T 9-10
Wednesday, May 8: We discussed the progression of WW2 and then watched part 3 of War, Depression, War, answering the remaining questions on W. 57. We then read J2T 11-12. Students were given a little time to work on their ABC books.
Due: J2T 9-10
In Class: W. 57, J2T 11-12
Homework: Read J2T 11-12
Friday, May 10: Today we discussed rationing in WW2. Students read W. 68-69 and answered the questions on W. 70. We then read J2T 13-14 and students were given a little time to work on their ABC books.
Due: J2T 11-12
In Class: W. 68-70, J2T 13-14
Homework: J2T 13-14, Current Event #3, Community Experience