Skip to main content

Trafford -- U S History

Embedded Image

Week of Nov 23, 2020

NO SCHOOL--- Happy Thanksgiving!









Embedded Image

Week of November 2, 2020                                                 Week of November 9, 2020

Mon – Tues – Alamo                                                             Mon – Notes Ch 3 Sec 2 “Lincoln & Session”

Wed – the Alamo                                                                  Tues – Discussion “Election of 1860”

Thurs – Notes Ch 3 Sec 1                                                      Wed – Discussion “Robert E. Lee”

Fri –  Discussion “Union in Crisis”                                          Thurs – Civil War Generals

                                                                                                                Fri – Digital Day




Embedded Image

Week of Oct 26, 2020

Monday – Study Guide  CH 2

Tuesday – Review for Test Ch 2

Wednesday – Ch 2 TEST

Thursday – Digital Day --Create Ad for the Alamo

Friday – “Alamo”

Embedded Image

Week of Oct 19, 2020

Monday – Digital Day  “Missouri Compromise” & “Indian Removal”

Tuesday – Ch 2 Sec 3 Notes “The Antislavery Mov’t” & Study Western Map --Test Thurs

Wednesday – Ch 2 Sec 3  Discussion & Map practice of “West Expansion”---Test Thursday

Thursday – Ch 2 Sec 4-5  Notes “Women’s Movement & Manifest Destiny” & TEST “map-West Expansion”

Friday – Ch 2 Sec 4-5 Discussion


Week of Oct 12, 2020

Monday – Digital Day  “Early Roads” and “Great Lakes”  Attached in Google Classroom

Tuesday --- Ch 2  Notes “Andrew Jackson”

Wed – Ch 2 Sec 1 discussion & Label Western States

Thursday --Ch 2 Sec 2 Notes “Religion & Reform”

Friday – Ch 2 Sec 2 Discussion & Map “Western Expansion”



Week of Oct 5, 2020

Monday – Friday

”Valley Forge, Would you have quit?” 

Analyze documents, write thesis, outline, rough draft, complete writing

Valley Forge - Wikipedia





Week of Sept 28, 2020

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Ch 1 Study Guide (Test Wed)

Analyze Docs “Valley Forge”


Ch 1 Review (Test Wed)

Continue with “Valley Forge”

Ch 1 Test 

Continue “Valley Forge”

Thesis Writing & Prewrite


Rough Draft

”Valley Forge”




Week of Sept 21, 2020

Monday – Friday – Constitutional Week Activities 


Week of Sept 14, 2020

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Jamestowne’s Dark Winter

Digital Day----”New European Colonies”, “The First Colonies”, “Hard Times in Virginia”

Parent/Teacher Conference



Discussion “French & Indian War” French & Indian War -Doc


Week of Sept 7, 2020

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

No School

Labor Day

Map Skills -13 Colonies

“Do you know your colonial regions?” Research



Map Skills-13 Colonies

Complete Research

13 Colonies Map w/checklist


Map Skills Quiz-13 Colonies


Hwk: Triangular Trade





Remembering 9/11

Week of Aug 31, 2020

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday


Map Skills—Landforms (map and quiz on Friday)

Native American Cultures Research (due Thurs)

Map Skills -Landforms

Continue Research Native American Cultures


Map Skills-Landforms

Documentary “America Before Columbus”

Map Skills-Landforms

Complete Documentary and wriitng


Map Quiz Landforms

Map Due-Landforms








Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday


Map Skills

Map Skills 

Know Your Text Book

Map Skills

Notes Sec 1 Ch 1

Map Skills

Complete Notes


Map Quiz

Map Due



Paula Trafford

Upcoming Events

Contact Paula Trafford

Classroom Number:
School Phone:
Conference Time: