Weekly Plans

Weekly Plan for 5-28-6/01

ClassworkNo School - Memorial DaySettlement House
Political Bosses
Child Labor
Washington v. Du Bois
Jacob Riis

America as a World Power Test
HomeworkChapter 20 Section 1 and 2

Chapter 20 Section 3 and 4


Weekly Plan for 5-21-5/25

ClassworkGuided "Note Making"
Ch. 25
Progressive ThinkersIndustrial Revolution - Socratic Seminar
Spanish-American War
Suffragists and Anti-Suffragists
HomeworkChapter 18 Section 4 and 5Chapter 19 Section 1 and 2Chapter 19 Section 3 and 4Chapter 19 Section 5

Weekly Plan for 5-14-5/18

ClassworkSOAPBOXReading Notes 26TrialCultures in Conflict
Immigrant Life
Political Cartoons
HomeworkChapter 18 Section 1Chapter 18 Section 2Chapter 18 Section 3

Weekly Plan for 5-07-5/11

ClassworkTrialAmerica as a World Power Unit Organizer

Reading Notes 24
SOAPBOX - Rough Draft PresentationManifest Destiny
Chinese Immigration and Exclusion

Chapter 17 Section 1

Chapter 17 Section 2

Chapter 17 Section 3

Weekly Plan for 4-30-5/04

ClassworkReconstruction Essay -OutlinePeer Edit Outline
Trial - Henry WirzPeer Edit Reconstruction Essay
HomeworkReconstruction EssayReconstruction EssayReconstruction EssayReconstruction EssayEssay due Monday

Weekly Plan for 4-23-4/27

ClassworkAcross 5 Aprils Presentation

Reconstruction Essay
Across 5 Aprils Presentation

Reconstruction Essay
Civil War Review

Civil War Review

Civil War/Reconstruction Discussion
HomeworkReconstruction EssayReconstruction EssayReconstruction EssayReconstruction Essay

Weekly Plan for 4-16-4/20

ClassworkReconstruction Mini QPolitical CartoonsBlack Codes
Across 5 Aprils
Across 5 Aprils
HomeworkAcross 5 Aprils/SOAPBOXAcross 5 Aprils/SOAPBOXAcross 5 Aprils/SOAPBOXAcross 5 Aprils/SOAPBOX

Weekly Plan for 4-09-4/13

ClassworkGettysburg Address Abraham LincolnReading Notes 23
Radical Reconstruction
Across 5 Aprils
HomeworkChapter 16 Section 1
Across 5 Aprils
Chapter 16 Section 2
Across 5 Aprils
Chapter 16 Section 3
Across 5 Aprils
Across 5 Aprils

Weekly Plan for 3/26-3/30

ClassworkCourt Case
Why They Fought?
John BrownCivil War BattlesEmancipation Proclamation
Across 5 Aprils
HomeworkChapter 15 Section 4Chapter 15 Section 5SOAPBOX Topic Selection SheetSOAPBOX Topic Selection Sheet

Weekly Plan for 3/19-3/23

ClassworkProject - SOAPBOX
Civil War/Reconstruction Unit Organizer
Fugitive Slave Law TrialReading Notes 22
Trial Prep
Why They Fought?
HomeworkMapChapter 15 Section 1Chapter 15 Section 2Chapter 15 Section 3

Weekly Plan for 3/12-3/16

ClassworkConflict and Compromise ReviewVirginia Secession

What Do You Know About the Civil War?
HomeworkStudy for TestStudy for TestStudy for TestStudy for Test

Weekly Plan for 3/05-3/09

ClassworkSlavery Map

House Divided
Fugitive Slave Act

Dred Scott
N/S ChartUncle Tom's CabinStory of US
HomeworkChapter 14 Section 1Chapter 14 Section 2 Chapter 14 Section 3Chapter 14 Section 4

Weekly Plan for 2/26-3/02

ClassworkPresidential Letter

Nat Turner
Reading Notes 20Spiritual Slave SongsConflicts and CompromisesPresidential Letter
HomeworkChapter 13 Section 1Chapter 13 Section 2 Chapter 13 Section 3Chapter 13 Section 4 and 5

Weekly Plan for 2/19-2/23

ClassworkNo School - Presidents' DayPresidential LetterIrish ImmigrantsMultiple Perspectives on SlaveryNat Turner
HomeworkChapter 11 Section 3 and 4Chapter 12 Section 1Chapter 12 Section 2 and 3

Weekly Plan for 2/12-2/16

ClassworkNo School - Staff DevelopmentLeading to Civil War Unit OrganizerReading Notes 19N/S Chart
Geography Challenge
Jefferson/Q. Adams Speeches
HomeworkMapChapter 11 Section 1Chapter 11 Section 2

Weekly Plan for 2/05-2/09

ClassworkReading Notes 16Manifest Destiny Map
Americans Move West

Washington/Jefferson, Q. Adams
HomeworkStudy for TestStudy for TestStudy for TestStudy for Test

Weekly Plan for 1/29-2/02

ClassworkJohn Q AdamsSocratic SeminarSocratic SeminarReading Notes 15Monroe Doctrine
Manifest Destiny
HomeworkChapter 9 Section 3Chapter 10 Section 1Chapter 10 Section 2Chapter 10 Section 3 and 4

Weekly Plan for 1/22-1/26

ClassworkNo SchoolJackson QuestionsReading Notes 14
Indian Removal
Socratic SeminarSocratic Seminar
HomeworkChapter 8 Section 3Chapter 9 Section 1Chapter 9 Section 2

Weekly Plan for 1/15-1/19

ClassworkNo School - Martin Luther King Jr. BirthdayLewis and ClarkJames Madison - War of 1812
Reading Notes 13Political Developments

Jacksonian Democracy
HomeworkChapter 7 Section 4Chapter 8 Section 1Chapter 8 Section 2

Weekly Plan for 12/18-12/22

ClassworkEarly Foreign PolicyPrecedents
4th of July
ReviewChapter 6 Test
NHD Rough Draft # 2 is due
HomeworkStudy for TestStudy for TestStudy for Test
Study for Test

Weekly Plan for 12/11-12/15

ClassworkFarewell Address
Constitution and TyrannyReading Notes 11
Early Foreign PolicyComic Book Work Day
HomeworkComic BookComic Book
Comic Book

Adams Notes
Comic Book

Weekly Plan for 12/04-12/08

ClassworkForgotten Presidents
Strict v. Loose ConstructionHamilton v. Jefferson
Washington's Farewell AddressWashington's Farewell Address
HomeworkComic BookComic Book

Chapter 6 Section 2
Comic Book

Chapter 6 Section 3
Comic Book

Chapter 6 Section 4

Weekly Plan for 11/27-12/01

ClassworkBill of Rights Comic Book (due 12/18)
Building a More Perfect UnionLegislative Process
Note Discussion
Hamilton v. Jefferson
Forgotten Presidents
HomeworkComic BookMapLecture Note Video - WashingtonChapter 6 Section 1

Weekly Plan for 11/13-11/17

ClassworkBill of Rights
Constitution Mini QFascinating Facts
Constitution: Stuff you Should Know

Note Discussion
Jeopardy Questions
Constitution Table
HomeworkStudy for Test

NHD Rough Draft # 1 due Friday
Study for Test

NHD Rough Draft # 1 due Friday
Study for Test

NHD Rough Draft # 1 due Friday

Lecture Note Video
Study for Test

NHD Rough Draft # 1 due Friday

Weekly Plan for 11/06-11/10

ClassworkShay's Rebellion
Northwest OrdinanceSlavery and the Constitution

Federalist and Anti-FederalistNo School - Veterans Day Observed
HomeworkChapter 5 Section 1Chapter 5 Section 2Chapter 5 Section 3

Weekly Plan for 10/30-11/03

ClassworkMinimum Day -
Period 1, 3, 5, Only

Constitutional Convention
Minimum Day -
Period 2, 4, 6, Only

Constitutional Convention
Constitutional Convention

Origins of the Constitution

Reading Notes 9

Compromises of the Constitution
Constitutional Convention
HomeworkChapter 4 Section 4

Constitutional Convention
Constitutional ConventionConstitutional ConventionConstitutional Convention

Weekly Plan for 10/23-10/27

ClassworkLaunching the Nation Unit Organizer
Reading Notes 8Super Late Start

Analyzing the Articles of Confederation

Super Late Start

Origins of the Constitution
New Jersey Plan and Virginia Plan
HomeworkConstitution IQChapter 4 Section 1Chapter 4 Section 2Chapter 4 Section 3

Weekly Plan for 10/16-10/20

ClassworkReading Notes 7

13 Things About the American Revolution
Lecture Discussion

Eyewitness Book

JeopardyRevolution Test
HomeworkGraphic Essay

Study for Test/Lecture Video
Study for TestStudy for TestStudy for Test

Weekly Plan for 10/09-10/13

ClassworkNo School - Staff Development
Continental Congress
Town Hall
Battle of Lexington and Concord

Reading Notes 7
Peer Edit Graphic Essay
Revolution Battles
HomeworkChapter 3 Section 4Graphic Essay (due 10/17)Graphic Essay (due 10/17)Graphic Essay (due 10/17)

Weekly Plan for 10/02-10/06

ClassworkExamining the Declaration of Independence
Declaration of IndependenceGraphic Essay - Declaration of Independence

LoyalistsMidnight Ride of Paul Revere
HomeworkChapter 3 Section 2Chapter 3 Section 3Graphic Essay (due 10/17)Graphic Essay (due 10/17)Graphic Essay (due 10/17)

NHD Thesis Due

Weekly Plan for 9/25-9/29

ClassworkAmerican Revolution Unit Organizer

Court Case
Reading Notes 6

Court Case
Court Case

Court Case

Common Sense
Stamp Act
HomeworkMapChapter 3 Section 1NHD Topic/ThesisNHD Topic/Thesis

Weekly Plan for 9/18-9/22

ClassworkCourt Case

Eyewitness Book
Discuss Lecture NotesReview

JeopardyColonial America Test
HomeworkStudy for Test

Lecture Note Video
Study for TestStudy for TestStudy for Test

Weekly Plan for 9/11-9/15

ClassworkColonial Brochure PresentationsColonial Chart
King Philip

Understanding Colonial UnrestColonial Governments
HomeworkChapter 2 Section 1Chapter 2 Section 2Chapter 2 Section 3Chapter 2 Section 4 and 5

Weekly Plan for 9/04-9/08

ClassworkLabor Day - No SchoolPuritans

Great Awakening
Brochure Work Day
Passenger ListsColonial Chart

Start NHD
(due September 11)
(due September 11)
(due September 11)
(due September 11)

Weekly Plan for 8/28-9/01

ClassworkPhysiographic Map of the U.S.Reading Notes 1

What is an American?
Oral Presentations

Peer Edit Presidential Essay

Call to Freedom
Colonial America Unit Organizer

13 Colonies Map
Colonial Kids

Colonial Brochure
HomeworkPresidential Essay

Chapter 1 Section 1
Presidential Essay

Chapter 1 Section 2
Presidential Essay

Chapter 1 Section 3
Presidential Essay

Chapter 1 Section 4
13 Colonies Map

181 Responses to Weekly Plans

  1. Siddharth Konkimalla says:

    Hi Mr. Millers, are you still going to post material or information on your old website, or did you delete it?

  2. Parsa Asachi says:


  3. Michael Cheng says:

    Mr Millers,
    What is the Samurai Vs. Knight Double Bubble? Did you explain it in class on Monday already?

  4. Raveena says:

    Mr. Millers, I really like the new website!

  5. Siddharth says:

    Hi Mr. Millers, I have a question about the website. Are you going to like enhance your table of contents, or is it always going to be in like a sentence?

  6. ??? says:

    mr millers today in vows of silence was fun! although the music was a little freaky…

  7. Matt Mansonhing says:

    Mr. Millers is Jeopardy 5 points this time or 10 because there is two chapters?

  8. Wow nice website it’s almost like mine

  9. Parsa says:

    hey mr. millers, i know that many people have said this question, but WILL YOU POST THE DIRECTION PACKET FOR THE COAT OF ARMS PROJECT.

  10. Tanya Chalik says:

    Mr. Millers,
    What format will the Europe Test be?

  11. Mr. Millers did you post the link to the jeopardy?

  12. Kayla Constandse says:

    If someone was absent, how would they be able to get the:
    1) Unit Organizer
    2) Map
    Would you rather they do it the day after or get it photocopied from a friend/classmate?

  13. Siddharth says:

    When are we going to be assigned the journal?

  14. Siddharth says:

    Oh… will we have time to work on it tomorrow?

  15. Snytsheuvel says:

    Hey MR. MILLERS do you have the Europe Unit Organizer link or something i need to add it to my notebook.

  16. Jason Venezia says:

    Mr milllers, will you be posting the da vinci diaries rubric?

  17. Tony chen says:

    Mr millers,

    do you know when the da vinci diary will be due?

  18. Jason Venezia says:

    What is the protestant religions?

  19. risha! says:

    mr millers!!!

    you’re website is super cool. i like how i can leave a comment:) why couldn’t you do this earlier-.-
    i warned you about my sister. so there.
    p.s. thanks for making history so easy this year. me and justine are glad we went through all the pain you made us go through.

  20. Cody Strohl says:

    Hi Mr. Millers! I like this commenting idea thing you’ve implemented. Really wish we had this when I was in middle school, but awesome nonetheless 🙂

  21. Tara Shankar says:

    Hi Mr. Millers!
    From what I’ve heard from my sister, history seems pretty easy this year. History in 9th grade is a breeze after your class. Make their lives a little harder! Leena doesn’t seem to be working enough 🙂

  22. your favorite student says:

    hi mr. millers! this is your favorite student (SOM) from last year! i just wanted to say that your class was really helpful this year. if you think the seventh grade guys are bad, you should see the ninth grade guys….

    oh and to all the seventh graders that see this and think mr. millers is hard, one day you will thank him!

    from sonali (and risha)

  23. Sofia franco says:

    Hey Mr. Millers! Your new website is amazing. Thank you so much for being an awesome teacher and making history so easy for us this year! It was definitely worth all the hard work. Hope the new sevis arent too annoying!
    thanks again!

  24. Adam Lambert. says:

    I like the website. too bad theres no good pictures of Adam on it.

    • Mr. Millers says:

      Sagarika you are too funny. Sorry but there will never be any pictures of Lambert.

      • risha! says:

        oh…i just emailed cody asking if he was adam lambert. whoops….
        mr. millers, you’re such a hater. adam lambert is pure amazingness.
        you should make a page dedicated to all your old students. 🙂

  25. Kavi S. says:

    hello mr. millers

    i like your new website. I heard that you have another student named Kavi this year…

    thank you very much for the hard tests last year. its giving me an easy A in honors now !!!

    • Mr. Millers says:

      Yes I do have another student with your name but he pronounces it differently so it ook me awhile to say his name correctly. I am glad to hear that your history class this year is going so well.

      • your REAL favorite student says:

        Hi Mr. Millers,

        Nice new website! I wish we had had this…

        History is so much easier this year thanks to you, especially the India unit which Arjun and I are doing well in.

  26. Justine Po says:

    hi mr. millers!
    risha told me about your super gangsta new website. LQTM. i’m in my high-school history class right now with risha, yash gupta, cody, joanna, and dalton.


    anyways, thanks for being so hard on us, now humanities is way easy! I got a 99% in history last semester.

    also, i will be visiting your class sometime before the end of this school year. are you still in the portables? O_o

    byee! 😀

    • Mr. Millers says:

      PO PO! I am so glad to hear that you are doing well! See it was all worth it. No I am not in the portables anymore. I am now in B 5. Can not wait to see you.

  27. I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.

  28. Tony chen says:

    wow… suddenly theres a bunch of high schoolers saying hi on your website

    • 5 13 says:

      I know.
      they sound like cool people
      i wonder if they know joseph jang?
      mr.millers says that i act like him………..

  29. Parsa says:


  30. Tara Renduchintala says:

    Mr. Millers for the Explorer Project, do we have to have a bibliography?

  31. Parsa Asachi says:

    Hey mr millers, I was absent today so wats the machiavelle summary and when is it due? Thanks

  32. Rachel Lee says:

    Hi Mr. Millers.
    Do you know what the format for this Friday’s Scientific and Age of Exploration test is going to be?
    Thank you.

  33. Patrick Henry says:

    Give me liberty, or give me death!

  34. Nathan Hale says:

    I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.

  35. John Adams says:

    Fear is the foundation of most governments.

  36. Aurora says:

    Are we going to have a study guide for the Maya, Inca, Aztec test?

  37. anusha rao says:

    will you be posting the jeopardy?

  38. Kavi Mathur says:

    For the enlightenment and final history tests, what will the format be? Also, do you know what will be covered on the finals test.

  39. Tara Renduchintala says:

    Hey Mr. Millers,
    Could you post the reading for understanding questions?

  40. rhea says:

    what are we going to do for the next two weeks since the enlightenment chapter was the last chapter in the book?

    • Mr. Millers says:

      The week of June 6 you will be completing your end of the year project, oral presentations start on Wednesday, and then your final is on monday June 13.

  41. rhea says:

    also, when are we supposed to turn in our history textbooks?

  42. rhea says:

    what is the final going to cover? Is it going to be just on what we learned in history this year, or last year to?

  43. Anonymous says:

    is there a good way to study the final without the textbook?

  44. Anonymous says:

    how long do the descriptions have to be for the costumes in world trade fair?

  45. Namrata says:

    What should we have in the group folders other than the descriptions?

  46. rhea says:

    where are all the jeopardy questions? I only found the renessaince and reformation one but I am trying to study for the final but I can’t find any of them

  47. Sabrina says:

    will all of ur and the school’s lost and found stuff still be there at the beginning of 8th grade?

  48. anonymous says:

    mr millers, in our paragraphs, are we allowed to use first person writing to persuade other people?

  49. Michael Ni says:

    What is the K Chart? Is it the what-you-know about this chapter chart? Thanks!

  50. Jacob Park says:

    Is the make-up test for Colonial Americal test tomorrow?

  51. Kevin Chen says:

    Since I’ve been absent, what is the Historical Court Case? Is there anything I can do at home?

  52. Jacob says:

    Can I make up the test before school on Friday or Monday? I have to complete my worksheets with a TCI book.

  53. tony c says:

    do you have an eta for when the test will be passed back? or do you not know yet?

  54. Jacob says:

    Can I take the test on next Monday after school? I have to take math make-up test after school tomorrow. If not, what time should I make up the test tomorrow? Also, if I am taking the test tomorrow, can I turn in the packet on next Monday? I forgot to borrow a TCI book.

  55. Courtney says:

    I was going to do section 5 today and in the text book it only goes up to chapter 3 section 4

  56. Jacob says:

    Can I take the test before/after school tomorrow?

  57. Steven Van Zandt says:

    Do you know what the test format will be this friday?

  58. Namrata says:

    For the speech, should it be only one page in length or can it be longer?
    And also, should it be in MLA format?

  59. Stan says:

    How much time do we have to present our speeches?

  60. Namrata says:

    For the comic book, does it have to be funny?

  61. John Cha says:

    For NHD websites, do we have to use Weebly?

  62. Steven Van Zandt says:

    Do you happen know what the test format will be this friday?

  63. Namrata says:

    For the unit organizer, did we fill out the unit schedule or the unit self-test questions?

  64. Elise Hughes says:

    Can you post the Geography Challenge Questions? Thank you.

  65. Namrata says:

    Do you know what the format is going to be for the “Leading to the civil war” test? Thanks

  66. Anonymous says:

    is the cause of the civil war study guide due tomorrow?

  67. Tanya Chalik says:

    Mr. Millers,
    if the court case is on Wednesday, when will the attorneys have time to interview the witnesses?
    Thank You

  68. Michael Cheng says:

    What are the Industrial Revolution tasks? I was absent on 5/21/2012 so I need to make it up.

  69. Iris Xing says:

    Hi Mr. Millers!
    My brother didn’t get you this year! He got Turner. But, are you still after school all the time? I might be able to stop by sometime? 🙂


    • Mr. Millers says:

      Iris it is good to hear from you. I am upset that I did not get your brother. I am at school most days. If you know when you are going to come by I will make sure I stay. How is Troy going?

      • Iris Xing says:

        Oh so for history, I take Non-Western Cultures IB which is like honors except for international bachelorette. And, it’s soo much easier than your class. Practically everything my teacher says is on the test and I’m really glad that I went through all the time in 7th and 8th grade. Oh, and at the end of our freshmen year, we have to make a video on a topic we study, and I was like wow! NHD! But so far, it’s going really good at Troy. I’ll let you know when I come by!


    • haleyyyyy says:

      whos your brother?

  70. Namrata Pujara says:

    Hey Mr. Millers!
    Anusha, Ellie, and I stopped by your classroom on Friday, but Mrs. Ralston told us you were in Hawaii. By the way, UCLA beat USC today! haha well we’ll stop by again sometime soon 🙂

  71. Chloe Boulard says:

    For the processing 18 that we got today, are we going to go over it tomorrow?

  72. Chloe B. says:

    For the map, which St. Louis is it? There are like 5 of them.

  73. Says says:

    When is the review sheet due?

  74. Kausalya K. says:

    Hi Mr. Millers,
    Is it true that we need to send you the Noodle Tools project? If so, what is the Assignment Drop Box name that I need to share it with?
    Thanks 🙂

  75. Chloe B. says:

    Is the map due tomorrow?

  76. Bethany H. says:

    There is no Chapter 5 Section 3 or 4. Do we do chapter 6 section 1 instead?


    It is official – the 2016 theme is Exploration, Exchange, Encounter.

    Good luck everyone!


  78. Kevin Moon says:

    Will you be posting the lectures online this year? Thank You

  79. Ian Nguyen says:

    For the Islam Essay rough draft, do we need to have the works sighted part tomorrow?

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