Thurs. May 24

2.1 – Summit SS8: complete your notes package on mercantilism and triangle trade by using Crossroads p. 236-237.

2.2 – Summit SS9: we looked at the creation of Manitoba today with Riel and the Metis believing that they had accomplished their goals, but more trouble is to come.  Your project is due next class (MONDAY!)


Wed. May 16

2.1 – Summit SS8: Here is your question: Brainstorm a list of three or four natural resources that are in demand today because of custom or fashion.  They can be edible (or not).  Is the environment suffering because of because of human demand for these things?  How?  And what can we do to fix these issues?

2.2 – Summit SS9: thanks for your presentations today.  Reminder that we are going to Fort Langley on Tuesday!  Meet on Penticton at 8:45AM.

2.4 – Summit SS10: finish the charts on Global Issues and the questions for one of the topics for when you return from Flying U!  have fun!

Tues. May 8

2.1 – Summit SS8: we will finish the last few “explorer talks” and move towards a more detailed look at the discovery of North America.

2.2 – Summit SS9: next class, we will take on roles as leaders of various BNA colonies to examine whether or not each should join Confederation or not.

2.4 – Summit SS10: after looking at demography today, we will work on a population pyramid assignment next class.

Mon. April 30

2.1 – Summit SS8: next class, we will move to the library computer lab to do our last day of in-class research.

2.2 – Summit SS9: today was our last full class of project work.  Next class, we will talk about the conditions for new settlers in Upper Canada and the challenges they faced.  Don’t forget to bring your field trip forms in!

2.4 – Summit SS10: you will have the first 20 minutes of class to plan your debate.  The debate will start at 9:15.