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  • Note that this class is not just for watching videos.  We will have in-class and online discussions, Q&A, written projects, oral projects (presentations), written work, and assigned reading and research.  Being a good historian requires research and work!

    ALL assignments due on due date by 1:50 pm

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    Off-limit topics include (subject to change): occult/Satanism, abortion, vaccinations as they relate to autism, flat earth, Donald Trump/Russia, Holocaust not happening, sex-trafficking and the CIA; sacrilegious topics

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    Aug 14-18
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    Monday: intro to class, meet students/teacher, students fill out notecard

    homework: register on moodle

    Tuesday: class expectations, discuss reasons for providing this class; why students are taking this class

    -Intro to conspiracies

    Wednesday-Thursday: The Romanovs

    Friday: work on chapter 1 reading/response

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    Aug 21-25
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    Monday-Wednesday: The Bisley Boy

    (Wed-Thurs-senior retreat)

    Thursday: work on discussion forum, study

    Friday-Quiz over intro, Romanovs, Bisley Boy

    homework: Bisley Boy discussion forum; due Monday by start of class

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    Aug 28-Sep 1
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    Sep 4-8
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    Monday: No school; Labor Day

    Tuesday: Sandy Hook discussion forum due; discuss first project-Research paper (due October 2nd by 3:05 pm); discuss types of resources to use

    Wednesday-Friday: September 11th 

    Homework: Read pages 170-194, Summarize in 200 words minimum, due Monday

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    Sep 11-15
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    Monday: 9/11 summary due; work on research paper

    Tuesday: Sandy Hook and 9/11 quiz

    Tues-Friday: Boston Bombing; discussion forum-due Monday

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    Sep 18-22
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    Monday: Boston Bombing discussion forum due; finish discussion

    Mon-Wednesday: work on research paper!

    Thursday-Friday: No school; teacher in-service

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    Sep 25-29
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    Mon-Thursday: Ft. Lauderdale shooting

    Thursday: chapter 2 reading assignment/summary due

    Friday: no classes; homecoming activities

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    Oct 2-6
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    Monday: research paper due by 3:05 pm Monday for full credit (project grade for quarter 1); discuss presentations (project grade for quarter 2)

    Monday: discussion forum due (last grade for 1st quarter); get it submitted BEFORE the start of class on Monday

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    Oct 9-13
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    Wednesday: end of 1st quarter

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      Oct 16-20
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      Thursday: elearning day

      -Work on presentation for 2nd quarter project grade.  On Tuesday, you will be required to show me your progress, a minimum of 4 slides or something equivalent if you are using an app or presentation medium besides powerpoint.

      Friday: fall break

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        Oct 23-27
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        Monday: No school; fall break

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          Oct 30-Nov 3
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          Week of presentations

          Monday-Friday

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            Nov 6-10
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            Mon-Wed: Presentations

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              Nov 13-17
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              Monday-discuss final exam paper

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                Nov 20-24
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                Thanksgiving break

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                  Nov 27-Dec 1
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                    Dec 4-8
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                    Mon-Thurs: work on final paper

                    Friday: Final paper due-final exam grade

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                      Dec 11-15
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                      Finals Week:

                      Monday: 1st, 5th

                      Tuesday: 2nd, 6th

                      Wednesday: 3rd, 7th

                      Thursday: 4th, 8th (you will not be coming in for this final, you MUST have your project turned in to me by Thursday at 10:15 am in order to receive any credit)

                      Friday: NO school, Finals makeup