Daily Assignment Sheet
Teacher: Brenda Lecklider Date Assigned: March 4th
Class: History Date Due: March 7th
Tuesday: Read Captain Cook Reaches Botany Bay in Chapter 24 of The Story of the World. After the first reading, give a narration to a parent. After the narration, answer the questions in the History Notebook.
Wednesday: A Chapter 22 and 23 test will be assigned on Thursday’s assignment sheet. This test will count as four review grades. Material on this test will be comprised of information from the book as well as from the projects that students have been assigned or the activities completed in class together. Students should use this day to prepare for the class by reviewing Chapter 22 and 23, and organizing their notes to make sure that they have information about which they will be tested.
Below are some of the questions that will appear on the test. Students should make sure they study accordingly.
5th Graders: Pick at least six individuals from the list below. Identify their role and importance in the American Revolution.. 6th Graders: Pick at least twelve individuals from the list below. Identify their role and importance in the American Revolution.
Molly Pitcher Patrick Henry Nathan Hale Benjamin Franklin Betsy Ross Thomas Paine Thomas Jefferson Marquis de Lafayette Robert Morris Thomas Nelson George Wythe Elbridge Gerry John Hancock Sam Adams John Adams Richard Henry Lee
John Paul Jones Roger Sherman William Williams Stephen Hopkins Caesar Rodney Abraham Clark “Honest” John Hart John Clymer Benjamin Rush Ethan Allen Deborah Sampson Mercy Otis Warren George Washington Nathan Hale Crispus Attucks Major General Nathanael Greene John Witherspoon
5th Graders: Pick two battles from the list below. Tell about the battle and its significance. 6th Graders: Pick three battles from the list below. Tell about the battle and its significance.
Battle of Fort Ticonderoga Battle of Bunker Hill Valley Forge
Battles of Trenton and Princeton Battle of Saratoga Battle of Yorktown
Short Essay Questions:
- Write about the Boston Tea Party. Describe why it occurred and who participated in the event. Please be as specific as possible.
- Write a short biography of what you remember about George Washington.
Responsibility: Please make sure that your student has completed the homework.
Parent Signature: ___________________________________________
To Bring to Class: History book, notebook, homework, and colored pencils