We are beginning a new unit this week..
Please see the Unit tabs for more resources for the new WW1 & WW2 unit.
ALSO, the flashcard project has been distributed to all students. Please see the home page for additional information about this project.
As always, do not hesitate to contact me with any further questions!
Welcome back to school parents and students! Happy New Year!!!
This half of the school year is such an exciting time for YOU, because we are gearing up for several events, testing, and new beginnings at our respective feeder high schools. Just a couple of events listed below will occur this semester:
Road Shows - Campbell HS - Feb 4, Osborne HS - Feb 12 (Will occur at GMS during connections)
Rising 9th Grade Parent Nights - Campbell HS Feb 4 @ 6:30 PM, Osborne HS Feb Jan 23 @ 7 PM
As always, be on the lookout for upcoming assignments, quizzes, and tests.
It's never too late to sign up for my REMIND alert system (See link on homepage).
This week we are studying the NEW SOUTH. Please see the Unit tab for more information and resources. :)
Below you will find a list of all Quarter 2 Assignments (excluding quizzes/presentations). If you are missing any assignments, you need to access them below, complete, and turn them in ASAP. Quarter 2 ends on December 20th.
As we approach the final weeks of Quarter 2, please be advised to check your completion of assignments via StudentVue/ParentVue. If you have missing assignments, there is a chance that you will not satisfy this course for Quarter 2.
1. Civil War Mini Project due FRIDAY, DEC. 6th
2. Reconstruction Quiz Monday & Tuesday of next week (12/9 & 12/10)
3. DBQ Essay preparation begins NEXT WEEK (12/9) Essay due in class on 12/13.
4. Benchmark Test - 12/17 & 12/18 (BEGIN STUDYING NOW)
Please see the Unit tabs for resources.
Parents and Students!The Center for Excellence in the Performing Arts at Pebblebrook High School serves students with exceptional talent in the arts. Its goal is to develop and nurture talented young artists for successful careers in the performing arts through extensive training programs and classes in acting, dance, technical theatre, and vocal music while maintaining high academic achievement. Applicants’ attendance, academic record, behavior, and talent potential are considerations for admittance to the Center.
Prospective Magnet Student Night
Friday, October 4, 2019 at 7:30 PM
Cobb Civic Center Anderson Theatre
Pebblebrook is coming to Griffin to speak to prospective students on October 24 @ 12:50PM to provide information about their program. Auditions will be held at Griffin Middle School on November 14.
Unit 2 Test results are now uploaded to your grade book.
If you did not make a passing grade on the test, please consider completing test corrections using the document below.
Please see me for a printed copy of the questions that you missed in order to complete this assignment. Each correct test correction response will give you half credit added to your current score.
This week we are starting a new topic: Analyzing the colonial period of Georgia.
Please reference the Unit 2 tab for information regarding this unit. Below is a general outline of this week's lessons.
Monday & Tuesday: Reviewing Unit 1 Test, Goal Setting, & SS8h2 seminar/Choose Your Adventure
Wednesday: Oglethorpe's GA primary source analysis, complete SS8h2 seminar/game, 4-corner quiz, Comic Strip Activity
Thursday & Friday: Reasons Sort, Finish Comic Strip Activity, "Almost There" Quiz, SS8G1-SSH2 Journal entries
*1st - Social Studies Fair Research in Computer Lab.
Blog posts will be updated at a minimum weekly. Please take the time to review the announcements weekly to keep up with any announcements, assignments/study tools, and upcoming tests and quizzes. Happy reading!