Thursday, February 4, 2016


Cahokia, Central Plaza

Read the National Geographic article by Glenn Hodges about Cahokia, America’s Forgotten City. Why is Cahokia “forgotten?” How does the story of Cahokia confirm or challenge what you previously knew about Native American peoples and the settlement of North America?

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Monday, February 1, 2016


Welcome everyone!

What would you like to accomplish in class this semester? Would you like to gain more confidence speaking in class? Read and recall information more efficiently? Practice writing formally? Write your goal for the semester in the comments below- the more specific you are about what you would like to achieve, the easier it will be to work together and meet your goal!