InFARRmation – Week 3

Please follow our class Remind 101 Accounts!

3rd and 4th periods – text @8d9836 to 81010

5th and 6th periods – text @e7h4db to 81010

 

3rd and 4th Period

Monday – Water in Georgia, Projects

Tuesday – Review, Projects due

Wednesday – Review – Study Guide

Thursday – Test, Geography

Friday – D-Day, begin unit on American Indians and Exploration

 

4th and 5th Period

Monday – Water in Georgia, Projects

Tuesday – Review, Projects Due

Wednesday – Review, Study Guide

Thursday – Test, Geography

Friday – Columbus Discussion, Begin unit on American Indians and Exploration

InFARRmation – Week 2 (August 12th)

Hello!  Welcome to InFARRmation, your source of news for Georgia Studies.

Please follow our class Remind 101 Accounts!

3rd and 4th periods – text @8d9836 to 81010

5th and 6th periods – text @e7h4db to 81010

 

This is what we’re up to this week:

3rd and 4th –   CLASS SYLLABUS

Monday – Location, Map Journal, D-Day Assigned

Tuesday – Regions, Geography Choice Board

Wednesday – Regions, Geography Choice Board

Thursday – Physical Features, Geography Choice Board, DEAR

Friday – D-Day, Physical Features, Geography Choice Board

 

5th and 6th:  CLASS SYLLABUS

Monday – Location, Map Journal, D-Day Assigned

Tuesday – Regions, Geography Choice Board

Wednesday – Regions, Geography Choice Board

Thursday – Physical Features, Geography Choice Board, DEAR

Friday – Physical Features, Geography Choice Board

 

InFARRmation – 2/4

 

3rd and 6th –

Monday – Eugene Talmadge, Study Guide

Tuesday – Study Guide, Review

Wednesday – Test – WWI/Great Depression

Thursday – Vocabulary, World War II, DEAR

Friday – World War II Vocabulary

 

4th and 5th –

Monday – Eugene Talmadge, Study Guide

Tuesday – Study Guide, Review

Wednesday – Test – WWII

Thursday – World War II project, Mystery Reader (DEAR)

Friday – Unbroken D-Day, WWII project

 

InFARRmation – 1/22

This week, we’ll take our test on the New South.  We’ll begin our unit on WWI/The Great Depression on Thursday.

3rd and 6th  –

Tuesday- Study Guide, Review

Wednesday – Test, the New South

Thursday – WWI, DEAR

Friday – World War I – Depression Vocab

 

4th and 5th –

Our discussion with Steve Oney went really well! I’m SO proud of our students who asked really thoughtful questions.  Here is the YouTube link tour Leo Frank discussion (Disclaimer:  Mr. Oney does use language one instance during a reply).

 

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Tuesday – Study Guide, Review

Wednesday – Test, the New South

Thursday – WWI, Dear (Unbroken Mystery Reader)

Friday – WWI/Depression Assignment

 

 

InFARRmation – 1/14

This week, we’ll talk about Alonzo Herndon, the Leo Frank Case, and the end of the New South Era. We’ll look at our study guide over the New South and take our text next Wednesday, January 23rd.

3rd and 4th –

Monday – Alonzo Herndon – turn in choice boards

Tuesday – Leo Frank Case  –

Wednesday – Leo Frank Case reading/notes

Thursday – Review  – DEAR

Friday – Study Guide (Mrs. Farr absent)

 

5th and 6th –

Our Skype with author Steve Oney will be on Wednesday!

Monday – Alonzo Herndon – turn in choice boards

Tuesday – Leo Frank Case – D-Day

Wednesday – Steve Oney skype

Thursday – Review – DEAR

Friday – Study Guide (Mrs. Farr Absent)

InFARRmation – 1/7

This week, we’ll look at Georgia and the New South.  We’ll work on a Choice Board project that covers this material.  Advanced will look at the Leo Frank Case and develop questions for our guest speaker, Steve Oney, on January 16th.

3rd and 6th

Monday – New South, Henry Grady, Vocab

Tuesday – Populists/Tom Watson, Choice Board

Wednesday – Jim Crow Laws, Plessy v. Ferguson, Choice Board

Thursday – Disenfranchisement, Choice Board, DEAR

Friday – Booker T. Washington, Choice Board

 

4th and 5th-

Monday – New South, Henry Grady, Vocab (Leo Frank Choice D-Day)

Tuesday – Populists/Tom Watson, Choice Board

Wednesday – Jim Crow Laws, Plessy v. Ferguson, Choice Board

Thursday – Disenfranchisement, Choice Board, DEAR

Friday – Booker T. Washington, Choice Board – Leo Frank D-Day

 

InFARRmation – 1/3

Good morning!

This week, we’ll start discussing the New South Era.

3rd and 6th –

Thursday – Progress Monitoring, DEAR, Benchmark Review

Friday – Bourbon Triumvirate, Vocabulary

4th and 5th –

Thursday – Progress Monitoring, DEAR, Benchmark Review (Leo Frank D-Day Assigned – due next Friday 1/11)

Friday – Bourbon Triumvirate, Vocabulary

InFARRmation – 12/3

This week, we’ll talk about Reconstruction.  Our test will be Friday.  Viking View will be on Tuesday.

3rd and 6th –

Monday – Reconstruction, Study Guide, Gallery Walk

Tuesday – Reading, Window Notes, Reconstruction

Wednesday – Review, Study Guide

Thursday – Review, DEAR

Friday – Test, Reconstruction

 

4th and 5th –

Monday – Project, Study Guide, Reconstruction

Tuesday – D-Day, Reconstruction, Project

Wednesday – Review, Study Guide

Thursday – Review, DEAR

Friday – Test, Reconstruction (Projects finished and turned in)

 

 

 

InFARRmation – 11/12

We had a WONDERFUL Veterans Day celebration last Friday.

Here’s a folder with pictures of our day for those of you interested in checking it out.

This week, we’ll finish discussing the Civil War.  We’ll work on a NearPod and Study Guide for this.  No D-Day or homework this week.

Monday – Sherman’s March, Nearpod

Tuesday – Andersonville, Nearpod, Study Guide

Wednesday – Review, Study Guide

Thursday – Test, Civil War

Friday – America the Story of Us, Civil War

 

InFARRmation – Week 14

Hello! This week is an important week at EHMS.  We have our Veterans Day breakfast on Friday.  Local veterans, we’d love to see you at EHMS at 8:30 for our breakfast and our Walk of Honor.

The Wall of Honor is posted.  See below!

 

Here is our schedule for this week (All Classes)

Monday – Election of 1860, Slave Narratives – finish and turn in (No D-Day for advanced)

Tuesday – No school – Election Day

Wednesday – Civil War VR Tour

Thursday – Civil War, Civil War Study Guide DEAR

Friday – Veterans Day Panel – Local veterans are coming to talk to our students on Friday and share their experiences.

InFARRmation – Week 13

This week, we’ll discuss the causes of the Civil War.  We’ll work on vocabulary, reading slave narratives, and discussing the causes of the war.

Monday – Tolerance

Tuesday – Civil War Causes, Vocab, pre-test

Wednesday -Civil War Causes, Vocab

Thursday – Civil War Causes, narratives

Friday – Civil War Causes, narratives

 

4th and 5th –

Monday – Tolerance

Tuesday – Civil War Causes, Pre-Test, Vocab

Wednesday – Civil War Causes, Vocab

Thursday – Civil War Causes, Narratives

Friday – Civil War Causes, Narratives

 

InFARRmation – Week 12

This week, we’ll study the Trail of Tears.  We’ll take our test over the Trail of Tears and Statehood on Thursday.  This Friday, we’ll go to Teen Maze for the Field Trip.

All classes will follow this schedule – there will be no D-Day for 4th or 5th this week:

Monday – John Ross,  Trail of Tears

Tuesday – Samuel Cloud story, Trail of Tears

Wednesday – Review, Study Guide

Thursday – Test, Statehood, Video, Trail of Tears

Friday – Teen Maze

 

InFARRmation – Week 11

This week, we’ll cover Georgia’s statehood.  We’ll talk about land policies, the University of Georgia, technological advancements and we’ll begin our discussion on American Indian removal.

3rd and 6th –

Monday:  Progress monitoring, pre-test, Statehood, vocabulary

Tuesday:  Statehood, vocabulary

Wednesday: Gallery Walk, Statehood

Thursday:  Statehood Activity, DEAR (Mrs. Farr absent – Ms. Purvis to teach)

Friday:  Statehood, Gallery Walk

 

4th and 5th –

Monday: Progress monitoring, Statehood, Sutori . (D-Day Assigned)

Tuesday:  Statehood, Sutori

Wednesday:  Statehood, Sutoir

Thursday:  Statehood Activity, DEAR (Mrs. Farr absent, Ms. Purvis to teach)

Friday:  D-Day, Statehood, Sutori

 

InFARRmation – Week 9

This week, we’ll continue to talk about the American Revolution.  We’ll take a VR tour of the American Revolution on Tuesday.  Our first benchmark of the year will be on Friday.

Please check grades!  The end of the nine weeks is near.

3rd and 6th –

Monday – Battle of Kettle Creek, Nearpod, Readings, USA Test Prep Review

Tuesday – Siege of Savannah, VR Tour

Wednesday – Articles of Confederation,  Finish VR Tour writings, USA Test Prep Review

Thursday – Articles of Confederation, Reading Activity

Friday – Benchmark 1, Make-up Work

 

4th and 5th –

Monday – Battle of Kettle Creek, Declaration D-Day

Tuesday – Siege of Savannah, VR Tour

Wednesday – Articles of Confederation, Flipgrid – AoC

Thursday – Articles of Confederation, Flipgrid – AoC

Friday – Benchmark 1 Make-Up Work

InFARRmation – Week 8

This week, we have a field trip. 🤗

My homeroom will be gone on Thursday.

3rd and 6th –

Monday – Gallery Walk, American Revolution

Tuesday – Gallery Walk, American Revolution

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: Nearpod, Little Literature Circles, American Revolution. (Field Trip Days)

 

4th and 5th –

Monday – American Revolution, Vocab

Tuesday – American Revolution, Gallery Walk

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: Declaration D-Day (in class), Revolution Activity. (Field Trip Days)

 

 

InFARRmation – Week 7

This week, we’ll be talking the end of exploration and colonization.  We’ll turn in choice boards, take our test on colonization, and start our unit on the American Revolution.

 

3rd and 6th –

Monday –  Royal colony, turn in choice boards, Nearpod

Tuesday  – Royal colony, study guide

Wednesday – Review, study guide

Thursday – Test, English Exploration

Friday – American Revolution, Vocab

 

4th and 6th –

Monday –  Royal colony, turn in choice boards, D-Day Assigned

Tuesday  – Royal colony, study guide, NearPod

Wednesday – Review, study guide

Thursday – Test, English Exploration

Friday – American Revolution, D-Day

 

InFARRmation – Week 6

This week, we’ll talk about English exploration and the Georgia Colony.  We’ll discuss James Oglethorpe.

3rd and 6th –

Monday – English colonization, Vocab

Tuesday – James Oglethorpe, Choice Board

Wednesday –  Georgia Colony, Choice Board

Thursday – Georgia Colony, Choice Board, DEAR

Friday – Georgia Colony, Choice Board (Due on Friday).

 

4th and 5th –

Monday – English colonization, Vocab

Tuesday – James Oglethorpe, Choice Board

Wednesday –  Georgia Colony, Choice Board

Thursday – Georgia Colony, Choice Board, DEAR

Friday -D-Day (in class – no homework this week), Choice Board (Due on Friday).

InFARRmation – Week 5

Hello!

This week, we’ll talk about American Indians and Exploration. We’ll take our test on Friday.   Our study guide will go out today.

I will be absent on Wednesday for a work day with Hall County.

3rd and 6th –

Monday – Labor Day

Tuesday – Barrier Islands, Quizlet, Study Guide

Wednesday – Mrs. Farr absent, NewsELA article.

Thursday – Review, BreakoutEDU Activity

Friday – Test, American Indians

4th and 5th –

Monday – Labor Day

Tuesday – Barrier Islands, Quizlet, Study Guide

Wednesday – Mrs. Farr absent, NewsELA article.

Thursday – Review, BreakoutEDU Activity

Friday – Test, American Indians  – No D-Day this week!

InFARRmation – Week 4

This week, we’ll study the early American Indians. We’ll do a Gallery Walk in 3rd and make Anchor Charts in 4th and 5th.  We’ll take a virtual tour of the Indian Mounds, and we’ll also go through a NearPod activity that covers this information.

3rd and 6th –

Monday – Vocab and American Indians

Tuesday – Gallery Walk, American Indians

Wednesday – American Indians, Gallery Walk

Thursday – Virtual Tour, DEAR

Friday – Nearpod, European Exploration

 

4th and 5th –

Monday – Vocab and American Indians

Tuesday – Anchor Charts, American Indians

Wednesday – Anchor Charts, American Indians

Thursday – Virtual Tour, Nearpod

Friday – D-Day – European Exploration

InFARRmation – Week 3

Good morning!

This week we’ll work finishing up our Geography Unit.  We’ll take our first test on Thursday.  Our choice board projects are due on Tuesday.  Our PPPA Pre-Test (not for a grade) is on Friday.

We’ll also take our first trip to the VR lab on Wednesday.  I’ll post pictures on Remind!

Advanced will NOT have a D-Day this week.

Schedule This Week (All Classes):

Monday – Review, Choice Board, Study Guide

Tuesday – Review, Choice Board, Study Guide (choice boards due)

Wednesday – Virtual Tour, Georgia Geography, VR Lab

Thursday – Test, Geography (study guides due)

Friday – PPPA Pre-Test

InFARRmation – Week 2

Hello!

This week, we’ll talk about Georgia’s five regions and six physical features.  Both classes will have a choice board. Here is our schedule for the week:

Looking to join our class Remind 101?

3rd and 6th periods – text @3kdcek to 81010

4th and 5th periods – text @d2bff7 to 81010

3rd and 6th –

Monday – Regions and Choice Board

Tuesday – Regions and Choice Board

Wednesday – Physical Features and Choice Board

Thursday – Physical Features, Choice Board and DEAR

Friday – Geography Review and Choice Board

4th and 5th –

Monday – Regions and Choice Board (D-Day Assigned)

Tuesday – Regions and Choice Board

Wednesday – Physical Features and Choice Board

Thursday – Physical Features, Choice Board and DEAR

Friday – D-Day and Choice Board

Have a great week!

 

 

InFARRmation – Week 1

Welcome to InFARRmation, your source for Georgia Studies in Mrs. Farr’s room! I’m so looking forward to teaching your child this year.

Looking to join our class Remind 101?

3rd and 6th periods – text @3kdcek to 81010

4th and 5th periods – text @d2bff7 to 81010

I’m looking forward to a great week!

Let’s get started!  Here’s our schedule for this week:

We’ll be tackling Georgia’s geography this week.

3rd and 6th –

Tuesday – VR tour, 1st Day info

Wednesday – Geography, Map Journals, Syllabus

Thursday – Geography, Map Journals, DEAR

Friday – Geography, Vocab activity

Here’s our syllabus for this class (you’ll need a student login to access).

4th and 6th –

Tuesday- VR tour, 1st Day info

Wednesday – Geography, Map Journals, Syllabus

Thursday – Geography, Map Journals, DEAR

Friday – Geography, 1st D-Day (This week’s D-Day will be in class).

Here’s our syllabus for this class (you’ll need a student login to access).

Let’s have a great week!

 

InFARRmation

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