Welcome to the US History blog for 2017 – 2018! More info is up and active now, so you should browse around and get a feel for how the blog is laid out. The tabs along the top of the page, underneath the header, will link you to various useful tools, such as our class calendar and documents. First and foremost, you should read the Blog Rules page, which lays out the ground rules for using this blog. This is required reading! Once you’ve acquainted yourself with the rules of the road, read through the rest of the info in the pages. The Google calendar has useful school and class dates on it. It lists things like assemblies, lab days, and service days, as well as when major assignments like papers and tests are due. Under Course Documents, you can find the syllabus for the class, as well as the current unit’s assignment sheet. This assignment sheet has the class and homework assignments for each day in the unit, so you can plan ahead and manage your work load more easily. Finally, the Blog Assignments page will give you an outline of how we will collaboratively use this blog this year.