Social Studies @ LEISD
Weekly Newsletter 9/22-9/26
This weekly newsletter will keep you informed and provide you with links to great resources. Please read it weekly! im8ti6
Upcoming Assessments: Grade 05 SS 9/26, Grade 08 SS 9/26, World History 10/3, Economics & Government 10/3
HIGH SCHOOL SS CADRE MONDAY 9/22 4:45-6:30 in 1215
This Week in History
1863 Mary Church Terrell, educator and civil rights activist, was born.
1957 President Dwight D. Eisenhower sends Federal troops to Little Rock, Arkansas to protect nine African American students who were attending the newly integrated school.
1968 Will Smith, actor, singer, producer, was born.
1981 Sandra Day O'Connor, the first female Supreme Court Justice, is sworn in.
Favorite Tools: Mrs. Lee utilizes Ted Talks and other thought provoking and relevant videos to connect the past to the present. She regularly uses Edmodo, Padlet, and Socratic Seminars to encourage deep conversations and allow students to make connections to their own lives.
Favorite Quote: "Question everything, learn something, answer nothing."- Euripides
Thank you Mrs. Lee for your hard work!