Back to School Night

September 22, 2015

Teacher Introduction

My name is Mrs. Edwards. This is my third year at PALCS. I graduated from Drexel University with a degree in International Studies.

Phone number: 610.701.3333 x. 1208

Lesson Help:

  • Monday thru Friday : 1pm-2pm
  • Evening Hours: Wednesday 5-6pm.

Virtual Chat Hours:

  • Wednesday: United States History from 12:45pm-1:30pm
  • Current Event Fridays: 11:15am-12:00pm

United States History

Topic Covered:

  • US Imperialism - Spanish American War
  • World War I
  • Great Depression
  • World War 2
  • Civil Rights Movement
  • Kennedy, Nixon, Carter and Ford Administrations
  • Regan and Bush (if time allows)

Current Event Fridays

Each Friday during the marking period students may attend a lesson on current events for extra credit.. Students are given the choice of current event to discuss. Students are allowed to suggest current events they would like to discuss.

How does my student earn the extra credit points:

  • Must attend a certain number of Fridays per marking period.
  • MP1 - 5 Fridays
  • MP2 - 3 Fridays
  • MP3 - 4 Fridays
  • MP4 - 4 Fridays
  • Student must complete the written response to the question given at the end of chat.
  • Student must hand in the written response by the following Thursday.
  • Current Events Fridays are not recorded. Students must attend in person and stay for the entire lesson.