You all know that you have a test tomorrow and that the study guide has been available for over a week. It is still posted on this site.
We will be having a very important meeting for parents on January 7, at 6pm in the cafeteria.
Also, I will post our winter break packet on Friday and give you a copy in class. Our focus is to be prepared for the Civics diagnostic in January.
Tomorrow's quiz will be a simple matching of these words/phrases to their definitions.
The Electoral College
The 7 roles of the President
Commander in chief
Head of State
Also here are two PPTs on the topics already covered.
Here is a study guide for the test next week. Our quiz on Thursday will focus on the Electoral College and the 7 Roles of the President. I will try and post two electoral college videos tonight (I cannot access the site at school).
The code to re-register your online textbook is
Please let know if you experience problems with this code and sorry for the extra work. Trust me that I have been on the phone for more than a few hours with tech support.
1. I am planning an information session for all 7th grade parents in early January. This session will cover the basics of the EOC, a run down of review resources available and a description of my free review tutor classes and schedules. Parent involvement has been crucial to our high success rate on previous Civics EOCs and I am happy to see that trend continuing this year.
2. We have had some problems with our online student textbooks. If you previously had one you will need to re-register at the Connected site. Here is the new code
Please let me know if you have any problems, I have spent the last few days with tech support and our textbook rep in handling this issue.
Some students have asked for the link to amendment memory phrases. You can find you own by doing an internet search, or use these I have provided.
Let's Learn and let's have fun!