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Pellerin Classroom Teacher Award 2013

Access Exploring Our World Online Textbook

Exploring our world textbook




1. Go to this link:


2. There is a space that says “Student Log in”- please enter the following code:


3. This code gives access to the textbook online.


4. Explore your textbook.



Class Tools

Bitstrips for Schools


Class Codes will be given in class


Bitstrips Comic Assignment:


Your task will be to construct a comic strip using the comic strip maker.  You will choose one (1) of these four (4) topics for your comic strip:


Shays’ Rebellion including the causes, how it was stopped, and the weaknesses of the federal government that it exposed.


The Constitution Compromises including the Virginia Plan, the New Jersey Plan, the Great Compromise and the 3/5ths



Federalism including how power is shared between the federal government and state governments.


The Three Branches of the Federal Government including who is connected to each branch and what their powers are.


If there is another topic from Chapter 7 that you are interested in, I am open to suggestions.


You will be graded according to the rubric provided.