8th Grade U.S. History
Monday: Watch what you eat! Today we will read Chapter 14 of The book, "The Jungle" by Upton Sinclair in iBooks. Students will focus on how the author appeals to our 5 senses in describing the meat industry during the early 1900's. Students will be asked to list the words that the author uses that hit upon our sense of smell, sight, and hearing.
Tuesday: Students will evaluate two conflicting views on suffrage as expressed in the political cartoons below.
Friday: Students will be evaluated on their knowledge of the Progressive Reform Era via an Edmodo quiz. Students will then focus on current events issues.