The week of April 6 to 10, 2015
Monday – Holiday
Tuesday & Wednesday – Great Geography
Physical Features help economies grow:
1. Many natural, sheltered, deep water ports.
2. Large bodies of water: Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico, Great Lakes
3. Many navigable rivers: Connecticut, Hudson, Delaware, Chesapeake Bay and the Potomac River along the Atlantic and the Mississippi, Ohio, and Missouri Rivers west of the Appalachian Mountains.
4. Abundant rain
5. Fertile soil
Thursday – How the United States becomes a country.
The Seven Years War: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6E9WU9TGrec&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtMwmepBjTSG593eG7ObzO7s
Taxes and Smuggling: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eytc9ZaNWyc&index=6&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtMwmepBjTSG593eG7ObzO7s
GO GREEN MONTH – We will kick off the month’s celebrations with an assembly on Friday, April 10th from 10:25 AM-10:45 AM.
Friday – Revolution in thought.
50 States, 50 Capitals: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4V7gX_SzujE