I will post questions asked by fellow classmates on this page!  Be a navigator of knowledge and help direct your  classmates by doing outside investigations!

October 28th:

  1.  Make a timeline showing when each group of people were given the right to vote in the United States.

October 27th:

  1. Why are the two major political parties represented by a donkey and an elephant?

October 12th Questions:

  1. How much did we buy the Waldeesmuller map for?
  2. Did Ponce de Leon go in search of the Fountain of youth?  Our book says, Yes.  History channel says, No.

October 11th Questions:

1. Why was Amerigo Vespucci’s nickname the “Pickle Dealer”?


September 16th Questions:

  1. What insects did ancient American, hunter-gatherers eat?
  2. What Native American stories exist explaining early settlement?
  3. When did the Rocky Mountains form?
  4. What animals were the hunter-gatherers following when they came across Beringia?

Today’s Questions-

  1.  Why are West Virginia and Virginia separate states?
  2. Why are North Carolina and South Carolina separate states? Did they split because of the Civil War?
  3. When did the U.S. acquire Alaska?  Why did we want it?
  4. How long does it take to drive across Rhode Island?