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*Note: The first dates following each assignment listed below are the original due dates given in class! The second dates are the last dates that make-up work will be accepted. Assignments that are "struck through" can no longer be made-up for credit.

Make-Up List & Journal Entries: Term 1

Jordan High School

Mr. Charon-All History Classes

1998 "bcharon@mail.jhs.jordan.k12.ut.us"

Click below on the number of your class period to get your information:

1 2 3 4 7 8

Periods 1, 4, & 7


Journal Assignments

  1. Design your own tomb: draw &/or write about paintings, sculptures, &/or artifacts (1pg.)

  2. Youssou N'Dour and Neneh Cherry: Choose any of the following topics (1pg.):
    • An interview with either Youssou or Neneh
    • Feelings about Youssou's "mbalax" (style of music)
    • Opinion: Is it worthwhile to have international music readily available to U.S. citizen? Why?

    *All entries are worth 20 points per page
    *Journals will be due on Monday, Nov. 2nd & Tuesday, Nov. 3rd to receive full credit

Make-up Assignments

*Remember, the term ends Thursday, November 5th!


Periods 2 & 8


Journal Assignments

  1. Design your own tomb: draw &/or write about paintings, sculptures, &/or artifacts (1pg.)

  2. Youssou N'Dour and Neneh Cherry: Choose any of the following topics (1pg.):
    • An interview with either Youssou or Neneh
    • Feelings about Youssou's "mbalax" (style of music)
    • Opinion: Is it worthwhile to have international music readily available to U.S. citizen? Why or why not?

    *All entries are worth 20 points per page
    *Journals will be due on Tuesday, Nov. 3rd to receive full credit

Make-up Assignments

*Remember, the term ends Thursday, November 5th!


Period 3


Journal Assignments

  1. Perspective: A journal entry as if you were an explorer with the Lewis & Clark Expedition at any period of time during the journey (1pg.) (20 points)
    *Read
    "The Corps of Discovery" for information to use with this assignment.*

  2. Perspective: A journal entry about the Cherokee Removal as if you were one of the following: (1pg.) (20 points)
    • Any prominent member of the Congress, President Jackson, or a member of the US Military
    • Any member of the Cherokee Nation
    *Read "The Trail of Tears: A Brief History" from the Official Cherokee Nation Site and "The Trail of Tears Timeline: 1838-1839 for information to use with this assignment.*

  3. Opinion: Describe your feelings about any occurences involved with the following (1pg.)(20 points)
    • The Donner Party
    • Marcus and Narcissa Whitman and/or the Sager family
    • The Mormon Pioneers
    *Read the following transcripts for information to use with this assignment:

    *All entries are worth 20 points per page
    *Journals will be due on Monday, Nov. 2nd to receive full credit

Make-up Assignments

*Remember, the term ends Thursday, November 5th!

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