The fear of future drones flying in the skies over Deer Trail, Colorado, has caused the town to consider an ordinance allowing citizens to shoot drones down. (No kidding.)
See "Colorado Town Already Selling Out Of Drone Hunting Licenses Before Ordinance Vote" at
And see the federal government's reaction:
Take time to review the attached powerpoint. Let me know of any criticism you have so I can improve it.
This sheet contains all of the homework assignments for our unit on the Industrial Revolution.
Print a copy out for ease of reference.
This sheet contains all of the homework for our unit on the Russain Revolution.
Print a copy out and paste in your notebook for this unit.
Remember to start your unit by folding down the next page of your notebook and labeling it Russian Revolution.
This document is to be printed out and placed in the front of your notebook. We have dedicated a page for this document. Use legal size paper (8.5 x 14) to print this document.
A list of several of the essay topics given over the past few years.
Please print out and try and fill in the answers. We will review this sheet on Monday.
Use this rubric when writing current events.
The notebook rubric is to be printed out. It will be placed in the beginning pages of your notebook. This rubric will be used to determine your notebook grade.
This is the rubric you will be using when you write your current events. Print it out for easy reference. This does not have to be in your notebook, but you must be mindful of the requirements for each and every current event assignment.
Print out two copies of this letter. Sign both copies with your parent and bring to class on Tuesday, February 23.
Recent articles on cameras in the courtroom, drug evidence at trials, and lethal injection.
This review sheet covers many of the issues related to the Civil War. Download a copy and use it to prep.
This review sheet covers the rise of big business and and the problems and responses it engendered. Print a copy out and use to prep.
Having come to the end of our government course, this material should be a breeze for you. However, if you need a review, take a look.
This document lists all of the homework for the judiciary unit. I will post each assignment nightly. Be sure to check classjump daily. Each homework assignment requires printing out and reading landmark Supreme Court cases. If you do not have access to a printer, read the cases on line and take notes.
This review sheet covers the presidencies of Johnson and Nixon. It includes major societal developments of the time period.
Some ideas for your media watch. All programs must conform to task/rubric.
Use this essay for your critique of your DBQ on Nationalism.
This document reviews the rules of writing social studies essays. Review it before each essay exam.
This is the assignment for your essay on a presidential decision. The essay is due in class on Tuesday, Dec. 22nd.
Print out the syllabus and review it with your parent. Bring your signed copy to class. We will attach the syllabus to our class notebooks. This is a requirement.
This is the first homework sheet for Global IV. It contains the homework assignments for our Cold War Unit. Print this out and paste in your notebook at the beginning of the unit.
This is the rubric that will be used to grade DBQ essays. Print out a copy.
This rubric will be used to evaluate and grade all essays. Review it carefully before essay exams.
Landmark case on search and seizure in the United States.
This is a document in progress. It outlines the rules for writing both thematic essays and document-based essays. PLEASE take time to read it over. You definately want to go over the rules for writing these essays.
This document is available to you to assist you in writing letters regarding your city/state issue. There are two pages: the first page describes how to write a business letter, the second page is an example of the business letter format.