Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Live Action History with Mr Schwarten: Fort Necessity

Here is me at Fort Necessity showing you what it looks like today.

Fort Duquesne (Scale Model):
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Fort Necessity (Replica at the National Park):

Monday, October 2, 2017

The European Enlightenment and the American Enlightenment

Use this video to examine the European Enlightenment and answer questions 1-18 on your sheet.

Once you have completed the video,  read as a table group Electricity:  The New Science and Ben Franklin and answer questions 1-6.

Monday, September 18, 2017

13 Colonies Resources

3 Colonies Map Review Game:

Here is the 13 Colonies Power Point complete with lecture.

Citation for the chapter in the folder for: 

Hart, Diane.  The United States:  Its past, Purpose, and Promise:  Part 1:  Discovery to the Civil War.  Upper Saddle River: Globe Fearon Educational Publisher, 1999. 14-18. Print.  

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

American Beliefs and Values

What are values, beliefs, and Attitudes?

What are Values?
What are beliefs?
What are attitudes?


At your table group, discuss:
The values of the Virtual World. (Write down your top 4)

The values of the classroom.  (Write Down your top 4)

The values seen in the both of these videos. 
Dwight Eisenhower Campaign 1952
Barack Obama Campaign in 2008

Are what Americans valued in 1952 Similar or different in 2008?  Explain. 

Dwight D Eisenhower:

Barack Obama:

Definitions from Gallery Walk: