**We will take time on Monday, August 21 to discuss the historicity of eclipses.**
Geography A: We are beginning Chapter 1, which looks at the basics of geography. We’re hoping to test on Friday, August 25.
Civics: This will be spent on our introduction to government.
American Heroes: We’ll be using this week to select our topics for the semester.
World History: We will begin our unit on the Black Death/Plague this week, which will help us to introduce the first chapter of our textbook on the Renaissance.
US History: For this week and next we will work on our US Constitution unit. The Constitution test will given on Friday, September 1. All students must pass this test (60% or better) in order to graduate. Only two retakes will be given.
Current Events: Our discussions this week will focus on media bias and fake news.