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Name: Veronica Villegas
Title: Social Studies Teacher
Email Address: vvillegas@fusd1.org
Phone number: 928-527-5500
 
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'Ma ka hana ka 'ike'—In the work is the knowledge
 
Welcome to Ms. Villegas's 6th Grade Social Studies, 6th Grade & Honors Social Studies and 7th Grade Social Studies classes. I look forward to a successful year for all of my students! You will find course syllabi (with parent/student signature forms & course descriptions) in the Quick Links to the right (click on the link to find your information).
 
This quarter in 6th Grade Social Studies and 6th Grade Honors Social Studies,
students will be studying:

National History Day Projects (NHD); Ancient India & China, Ancient Americas, Ancient Greece & Ancient Rome

This quarter in 7th Grade Social Studies, students will be studying:

National History Day Projects (NHD); Reconstruction; Industrial Revolution & Imperialism

Below, you will find the daily assignments & homework for both classes. Please make sure students bring the following to class daily: Agenda, Composition Book, Folder, Homework, Paper & Pencil. Students must also wear their lanyards & IDs at all times. Please feel free to contact me or visit the class anytime if you have any questions. Thank you!

 
Reconstruction               mlk
                            
 Daily Lessons & Homework
January 19-23, 2015
Updated Tuesday January 20
 
Monday January 26
     
7th Grade: Students will watch a power point for Ch. 17 "Reconstruction" & complete a jigsaw activity. Students will read a section of Ch. 17 and present the information from the text to the class. Students will take Cornell notes during presentations; H
omework - Write a T3Cs paragraph. Describe how Lincoln's assassination affected Reconstruction.
  
 6th Grade: 
Students will review Chapter 13 "Geography & Early Settlement of India" & complete a map of India;
Homework - Finish map. 
 
6th Grade Honors: 
Students will review Chapter 13 "Geography & Early Settlement of India" & complete a map of India;
Homework - Finish map. 
 
Tuesday January 27
Ch. 17 "Reconstruction" & complete a jigsaw activity. Students will read a section of Ch. 17 and present the information from the text to the class. Students will take Cornell notes during presentations; H
omework - None
  
 6th Grade: 
Students will read Chapter 14 "Unlocking the Secrets of Mohenjodaro" & complete a jigsaw activity. S
tudents will take Cornell notes during jigsaw presentations
;
Homework - Use your Cornell notes to complete a T3Cs summary of Ch. 14 (If Jigsaw activity is complete.) 
 
6th Grade Honors: 
Students will complete wall maps of India.
Students will read Chapter 14 "Unlocking the Secrets of Mohenjodaro" & complete a jigsaw activity. S
tudents will take Cornell notes during jigsaw presentations
; Homew
ork - Use your Cornell notes to complete a T3Cs summary of Ch. 14 (If Jigsaw activity is complete.)
 
Wednesday January 28 
Ch. 17 "Reconstruction" & complete a jigsaw activity. Students will read a section of Ch. 17 and present the information from the text to the class. Students will take Cornell notes during presentations; H
omework - Use your Cornell notes to complete a T3Cs summary of Ch. 17.
  
 6th Grade: 
Students will read Chapter 14 "Unlocking the Secrets of Mohenjodaro" & complete a jigsaw activity. S
tudents will take Cornell notes during jigsaw presentations
;
Homework - Use your Cornell notes to complete a T3Cs summary of Ch. 14. 
 
6th Grade Honors: 
Students will read Chapter 14 "Unlocking the Secrets of Mohenjodaro" & complete a jigsaw activity. S
tudents will take Cornell notes during jigsaw presentations
; Homew
ork - Use your Cornell notes to complete a T3Cs summary of Ch. 14.
  
Thursday January 29
 6th Grade: 
Students will read Chapter 14 "Unlocking the Secrets of Mohenjodaro" & complete a jigsaw activity. S
tudents will take Cornell notes during jigsaw presentations
;
Homework - Use your Cornell notes to complete a T3Cs summary of Ch. 14. 
 
 
         Friday January 30
7th Grade: Students watch Ken Burns's "Civil War" segment on Reconstruction; 
Homework - Write a review of Ken Burns's "Civil War".
  
 6th Grade: 
Students will watch a TCI power point presentation of Chapter 15 & 16 "Learning About Hinduism & Buddhism" & complete a Venn diagram comparing the 2 religions;
Homework - Finish map. Write a T3Cs paragraph. Describe Hinduism & Buddhism.
 
6th Grade Honors: 
Students will watch a TCI power point presentation of Chapter 15 & 16 "Learning About Hinduism & Buddhism" & complete a Venn diagram comparing the 2 religions;
Homework - Finish map. Write a T3Cs paragraph. Describe Hinduism & Buddhism.
 
 
 
 
         
 **Announcements**
 
-Please make sure your students are on time and prepared each day with homework, materials, agendas, lanyards to avoid ETL.
 
-If your student will be absent, please call the office at 527-5500.
 
- Please check agendas daily & sign agendas every Friday.
 
Thank you!! - Ms. Villegas
 
  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
     

 
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