Dear Parents/Guardians of West Seneca:"I shall strive to create a positive supportive learning environment and educational experience for all students and pledge to respect each of my students as a unique person, not a test score."Sincerely,Mr. Paul M. Glieco
WEEKLY LESSON PLANS
March 25th - March 29th 2019
Monday, March 25th, 2019:
Today students will watch a short video based on Ratifying the Constitution and answer questions based on the delegates who wrote the Constitution and on the Constitution itself. Students will answer the following questions:
- Using the map in the video, name three states that ratified the Constitution.
- When nine states ratified the Constitution, what happened? Explain.
Next, students will complete guided notes based on “The Battle for Ratification” and watch a short video based on the Billl of Rights.
Homework: Know your Bill of Rights-- Analyze the video found under the "Class Video" link and complete the handout.
Tuesday, March 26th, 2019:
Articles of Confederation Quiz
Wednesday, March 20th, 2019:
What are we studying?
Our curriculum is based on the social studies framework set by the state of New York. 7th grade is the first half of a two-year course in American history. Our goal is to get from Native Americans and the European exploration and colonization through to the causes of the Civil War.