Holiday Homework for Mrs. Bishoff's History

I can hardly believe we are here already. Happy Thanksgiving! Merry Christmas! Happy New Year! I won't see some of you until 2022. I hope you have a wonderful break full of joyful memories made.

America Land I Love

Everyone needs to read chapter 10 and take notes. You need to have at least 20 notes.

Choose a paper to write from the choices below.

Choose an invention that you believe has impacted American life (any invention) and write a one page paper explaining

Who invented it? What the invention was? When it was invented? Where it was invented? Why? How it has impacted America good/bad? or

Write a one page paper that compares/contrasts our current Thanksgiving holiday with the first Thanksgiving.


If you have missed an assignment and need to replace a 0 (You should know if this includes you I will not be telling anyone. If in doubt complete the assignment.) or just want extra credit complete the vocabulary (people and terms) for chapter 10.


Old World History

Read Chapter 7 and complete C, D, & E on page 120.

Write a short paper that compares Christmas traditions here in America with another country (preferably a country in our book.)

If you have missed an assignment and need to replace a 0 (You should know if this includes you I will not be telling anyone. If in doubt complete the assignment.) or just want extra credit make an Egyptian artifact. For example a burial mask, Egyptian jewelry (bracelet or necklace), a mummy, the Sphinx, papyrus, etc. If you are not crafty and need extra credit you can complete B on page 119 and Comprehension Checks A, B, & C.

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