• January 14-18th

    Posted by Kristin Cronn on 1/14/2019

    Monday and Tuesday - Muhammad's life Documentary and class notes  - No Homework

    Wednesday - Early Release - Peer Journal Check and Islam Current Event Assignment - Due Friday.

    Thursday - Life after Muhammad Reading and note taking - Current Event on Google Classroom Due on Friday.

    Friday - Ottoman Empire - Current Event Due on Google Classroom

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  • January 7-11th

    Posted by Kristin Cronn on 1/7/2019

    Happy 2019!

    Monday - No School Teacher work day

    Tuesday - Welcome Back! Advisory Day - Class:  Begin Middle East Unit - Geography Picture tour and Mapping.  No Homework.

    Wednesday - Classwork:  Finish Middle East Map - NEWSELA reading - Geographical advantages/disadvantages in the region.  Journal Entry.  No Homework.

    Thursday - Classwork:  Middle East as Holy Land - 3 major religions comparison chart and reading - The assignment is on Google Classroom.  No Homework.

    Friday - Classwork:  Middle East as Holy Land partner writing and reflection.  No homework.



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  • December 17-21st

    Posted by Kristin Cronn on 12/17/2018

    Monday - December 17th:  Socratic Seminar Prep - Write out 3 examples using text evidence that support how the Dark Ages were/were not a necessary evil.  Homework:  Complete packet on Socratic Seminar Due at the beginning of class. Review SS grade on Family Link. 

    Tuesday - December 18th:  Socratic Seminar Group 1 - Homework:  No Homework.

    Wednesday - December 19th:  Socratic Seminar Group 2 - Homework:  No Homework.

    Thursday - December 20th:  Special Medieval times movie.  Homework:  No Homework.

    Friday - December 21st:  Special Schedule and finish movie.  Enjoy your break!  Moo


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  • December 3-7th

    Posted by Kristin Cronn on 11/30/2018

    Monday - December 3rd - Advisory Schedule:  Classwork:  Feudalism Quiz!  Knights and Chivalry Code.  Homework:  No Homework.

    Tuesday - December 4th - Normal Schedule:  Classwork:  Create a personal Coat of Arms.  Homework:  Coat of Arms Due tomorrow

    Wednesday - Early Release - Life in towns - role play.  Homework:  No homework

    Thursday - December 6th - Classwork:  Towns reading and risk vs benefits of living in towns.  Homework:  No homework.

    Friday - December 7th - Classwork:  Compare and Contrast Life in towns with Life in a Manor.  Narrative writing - take on a role and describe the risks and benefits of living in a town. Due Monday.  Homework:  Enjoy the weekend and drink hot cocoa!

    Life in Town Narrative Reading

    Life in Town Criteria:  Describe a day in a life of your role (serf, merchant, guild member, etc)  Write about how life was different in a medieval town than in a medieval manor.  Include risks and benefits of each place.  Your writing should be 2 to 3 paragraphs on google classroom.



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  • Nov 26-30

    Posted by Kristin Cronn on 11/27/2018

    Monday - Welcome Back Bingo and Dark Ages notes.  Homework: No Homework.

    Tuesday - Dark Ages Video and Notes - No Homework.

    Wednesday - Feudalism Reading Handout  - Record 6 key ideas to add to your journal web.  Homework:  No Homework.

    Thursday - Feudalism Social Hierarchy and Simulation!  Homework:  No homework.

    Friday - Week in review and necessary evil charts.  Homework: Feudalism Quiz on Monday! Work on revisions for Rome and US comparison project.

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  • November 12-13th

    Posted by Kristin Cronn on 11/13/2018

    What do cows eat for Thanksgiving?

    Monday:  No School - Veteran's Day observed

    Tuesday:  Advisory - Begin supportive paragraph writing for your Rome and Us Comparison Project.  Complete 1 supportive paragraph for tomorrow.  Homework: Complete comparison paragraph for tomorrow.

    Wednesday:  Normal Schedule - Partner review of comparison paragraphs. Complete writing for project.  Homework:  Work on Comparison Project.

    Thursday:  Workshop Day - Complete Comparison Project in class - Upfront Magazine/Video topic.  Homework:  Rome and US comparison project DUE at the beginning of class.

    Friday:  Normal Schedule - Project presentations - Gallery walk.  Happy Break!


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  • November 5th-9th

    Posted by Kristin Cronn on 11/5/2018

    Monday - Advisory Day:  Classwork:  Compare and Contrast wealth inequality between Ancient Rome and the US today.  See google classroom for assignment  - Due tomorrow.  Homework:  Finish Google Classroom assignment on a document.

    Tuesday - Normal Schedule:  Classwork:  Text set exploration of topics about the Fall of Ancient Rome and today.  Homework:  no homework.

    Wednesday - Normal Schedule:  TBA


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  • October 29-November 2nd

    Posted by Kristin Cronn on 10/30/2018

    Monday 10/29 - No School - Teacher Grading Day

    Tuesday 10/30 - Advisory Schedule - Beginning of Quarter 2:  Classwork:  Close Reading and journal notes on Rome in Crisis.  Homework:  No Homework

    Wednesday 10/31 - Normal Schedule - The Fall or Rome reading and notes jigsaw.  Homework: No Homework.

    Thursday 11/1 - Share your candy day! - The Fall of Rome continued.  Homework:  Bring a prop for your skit tomorrow!

    Friday 11/2 - The Fall of Rome table skits and reflection.  Homework:  No homework.

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  • October 22-26th

    Posted by Kristin Cronn on 10/22/2018

    Monday October 22:  Classwork:  Open note quiz on Ancient Greece.  Article on the rise of Ancient Rome and questions.  Homework:  Article reading and questions DUE tomorrow.

    Tuesday, October 23:  Ancient Rome and the Republic.  Homework:  Continue to work on reassessments for the end of the quarter.

    Wednesday, October 24:  Early Release - Workshop Day.  Enrichment, reassessments, or  missing work.  Finish Quarter 1 strong!

    Thursday, October 25:  TBA


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  • October 15-19th

    Posted by Kristin Cronn on 10/15/2018

    Monday-October 15:  Classwork:  Athens vs Sparta Sales Pitch.  Homework:  No homework.

    Tuesday - October 16:  Classwork:  Greece forms of government role play and notes.  Homework:  If you are absent - get chart and notes from your table group.

    Wednesday - October 17:  Classwork: Greece forms of government role play and notes.  Homework:  If you are absent - get chart and notes from your table group.

    Thursday - October 18:  Classwork:  Contributions from Ancient Greece and how they influence our world today.  Homework:  Open Note Quiz on Greece on Monday. Field Trip tomorrow!

    Friday - October 19:  Field Trip to Tryon Creek!  Have a great weekend

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