8th Grade U.S. History-5th Period Assignments

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Reconstruction Review in Google Classroom

Reconstruction Review

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Reconstruction Vocabulary Review in Google Classroom

Reconstruction Vocabulary Review

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Civil War Amendments Quiz in Google Classroom

Civil War Amendments Quiz

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8th Grade US History Final Review in Google Classroom

8th Grade US History Final Review

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Civil War Amendments Quiz in Google Classroom

Civil War Amendments Quiz

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Civil War Review Quiz in Google Classroom

Civil War Review Quiz

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Civil War Battle Poster Project in Google Classroom

Civil War Battle Poster Project

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Child Labor Creative Writing Essay in Google Classroom

Child Labor Creative Writing Essay

Size 12 Font 
1 1/2 pages

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Unit 8 Review in Google Classroom

Unit 8 Review

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January 18th Work in Google Classroom

January 18th Work

January 18th Assignment

Write an APES paragraph describing your thoughts on the following…

6th grade: Vikings and why they got such a bad reputation (why people didn’t like them). Do you think they deserved it?

7th Grade: Describe Stephen F. Austin’s terrible trip to Mexico, what do you think he must have felt when he was arrested? Do you think his views on Mexico will change?

8th Grade: The Mexican American war and Manifest Destiny. What did Polk’s strategy in the War have to do with Manifest Destiny? Do you think he accomplished this goal fairly? Why or why not?

**Must be in APES format and must be submitted here by the end of class.

See you tomorrow!

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Andrew Jackson Hero vs Villain Online Essay Turn-In in Google Classroom

Andrew Jackson Hero vs Villain Online Essay Turn-In

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James Madison Written Response Questions in Google Classroom

James Madison Written Response Questions

Answer the following questions using at least 4 sentences and complete sentences. 50 points each!

1.    Name two major battles of the War of 1812 and explain what made those battles important.
2.    What were some of the effects of the War of 1812:

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Washington's Farewell Address Essay in Google Classroom

Washington's Farewell Address Essay

**This will count as a Test Grade**


Choose from the topics covered in Washington's Farewell Address listed below and write three to five paragraphs on why you feel that topic is the most important. Remember to use any primary and secondary sources you find and to cite them properly.

Topics to choose from:
1. Keeping the U.S. out of foreign wars   
2. Honoring the nation's debts
3. National Unity  (no political parties)   
4.  Be cautious of foreign nations' influence    
5. Justice and honor in foreign relationships6. Prioritize education and morality    
7. Ensure the three branches of government do not overstep their limits

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Founding Father Slideshow in Google Classroom

Founding Father Slideshow

-At least 12 Slides (Including Title Slide)
-Start with their childhood and go through their life
-List their accomplishments 
*Must include a "Why I chose them" slide with an APES paragraph on why you believe they are the best founding father