History 8-1 Articles

Article Reviews

Remember -

  • We read and summarize a reading selection for your journal every day.
  • You will submit your journal entries from each week Friday. Please, submit only the items for that week each Friday.
  • You will keep your journal entries on 8 1/2" x 11" three hole punch paper.
  • When your journal entries are returned, keep them in your class binder.

The links to the journal items we use for each day are found in the right hand column of this table. There are also extra copies of the articles from each day in the blue out box.

If you want to see an example of how your journals should be formatted, click here.

To view the PowerPoint about plagiarism and journal entries we used at the beginning of class, click here.


Week ending 12/4

  • Salubrious
  • Destitute
  • Pueblo
  • Yucca
  • Efficacy

Week ending 12/11

Week ending 12/18

  • Numismatic
  • Archangel
  • Hoard










 Link to the article for the day 

For the week ending 12/4
12/01 Columbus Reports to Ferdinand & Isabella
12/02 Anasazi Turkey Feather Blanket
12/03 U.K Approves COVID Vaccine
12/04 Students Uncover Old Writing

For the week ending 12/11
12/07 Speech by FDR
12/08 Chuck Yeager Obituary
12/09 Cyber Security Firm Hacked
12/10 Colombian Rock Art
12/11 Ice Age Fossils


For the week ending 12/18
12/14 Hurricane Damage in Honduras
12/15 Aztec Skull Tower
12/16 Tudor Coin Hoard
12/17 Malware (This article is in-class only.)
12/18 Some People Will Delay Vaccine

For the week ending 12/22
No articles

For the week ending 01/08
1/04 Traffic Light History
1/05 Pompeii
1/06 Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God
1/07 Election Certification
1/08 Selections by Adam Smith

For the week ending 01/15
1/11 Kid of the Year
1/12 LA Disaster Findings
1/13 Disneyland Vaccination Site
1/14 Georgia Election Recount

For the week ending 01/22
1/19 Letter from a Birmingham Jail Excerpts
1/20 Capitol Arrests
1/21 Inauguration Day
1/22 Egyptian Burials

For the week ending 01/29
1/25 Moving to the Heartland
1/26 Fauci Discusses Vaccination
1/27 Indonesian Volcano
1/28 Namibian Treasure
1/29 Protests Crushed

For the week ending 02/05
2/01 Jackson Hole Wealth
2/02 History of Groundhog Day
2/03 Gold Tongued Mummy
2/04 Mixed Vaccines
2/05 Stimulus Vote

For the week ending 2/12
2/08 Avalanche
2/09 Beads from Venice Found in Alaska
2/10 Idaho Snowpack
2/11 Far Far Out
2/12 Winter Storms

For the week ending 2/19
2/16 Stonehenge Origins
2/17 Prince Philip Hospitalized
2/18 Cold Turtles
2/19 Texas CO Problems

For the week ending 2/26
2/22 Texas Power Rates
2/23 Hidden Figures Spacecraft
2/24 Oldest Known North American Dog
2/25 Supreme Court Fourth Amendment Case
2/26 Mount Etna Eruptive Phase

For the week ending 3/5
3/1 Pompeii Chariot
3/2 Bronze Spear Point
3/3 Six Dr. Seuss Books Banned
3/4 London-sized Iceberg