Monday - Gandhi
Tuesday - Rebuilding Japan
Wednesday - Communism in China
Thursday - ADVANCED Survey & Vocabulary Quiz
Friday - Tiananmen Square
Monday - Finish Webquest
Tuesday - USA Test Prep
Wednesday - Religions
Thursday - History Vocabulary
Friday - Colonialism & Independence of India & Vietnam
Monday - Africa Government/Economics Test
Tuesday - Mapping Southeast Asia
Wednesday - Web Quest Day 1
Thursday - Web Quest Day 2
Friday - Web Quest Day 3
This week we will focus on the economic aspects of Africa and have our test on Friday.
This week we will be taking a look at the government and economic systems of Africa.
Monday - Nationalism & Independence in Africa
Tuesday - Apartheid in South Africa
Wednesday - Nelson Mandela & F.W. de Klerk
Thursday - Review Day (Trashketball)
Friday - Test Day!
Monday - History Vocabulary
Tuesday - Scramble for Africa Intro
Wednesday - Imperialism/Colonialism of Africa
Thursday - Effects of Imperialism in Africa
Friday - Quiz/Nationalism, Independence, and Pan-Africa
I hope you all enjoyed your Monday off and truly reflected on what a great man Martin Luther King Jr was and what he did for the people of our country. This week we finish off the geography of Africa. Tuesday will be Africa's ethnic groups, Wednesday will be environmental issues, Thursday will be review day, and Friday will be test day!
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday of this week we will be in the computer lab completing a webquest about various African geography standards.
Thursday we will take our vocabulary and mapping quiz and have student presentations from the webquest activity.
Welcome back from break! I hope you all had a restful vacation and are ready to move on to Africa. We will begin on Tuesday with a Pre-Assessment, Wednesday will be our first day of vocabulary, Thursday will be mapping Africa, and Friday will be day two of vocabulary.
Monday - Life of Muhammad Video 2
Tuesday - DBQ Day 4 (Doc B&C)
Wednesday - DBQ Day 5 (Doc D&E)
Thursday - DBQ Day 6 (Intro/Body/Conclusion Outline)
Friday - DBQ Day 7 (Intro/Body/Conclusion Outline)
This week we will begin our first DBQ entitled "Why Did Islam Spread So Quickly?"
This week we will be reviewing economics to prepare for our test on Thursday.
Monday - Voluntary Trade & Entrepreneurship
Tuesday - Study Guide/Missing Work
Wednesday - Review Day
Thursday - Test
Busy slate this week...
Monday - Specialization, Human Capital, and Capital Goods activity
Tuesday - Literacy Rate and Standard of Living
Wednesday - Israel, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey
Thursday - OPEC
Friday - Saudi Arabia, Israel, and Iran
This week we will be working on economic systems, trade barriers, and other important economic situations.
Monday-Thursday - We will be watching Star Wars Episode I and answering questions regarding the governments found in the movie.
Friday - Vocab Quiz!!! and we will look at the governments of different Middle Eastern countries.
Monday - Work on study guide.
Tuesday - Trashketball Review Game
Wednesday - Middle East History Test
Thursday - Government Vocabulary
Friday - Government Vocabulary.
Schedules will be odd due to IOWA Testing, but the plan is to finish up the Ottoman Empire and Israel on Monday and then begin learning about the Persian Gulf War, Invasion of Afghanistan, and Operation Iraqi Freedom from Tuesday-Friday.
This week we will be focusing on the history of the Middle East. We will look at The Ottoman Empire and the Creation of Israel.
Monday - How The Middle East Got That Way
Tuesday - Vocabulary
Wednesday - The Ottoman Empire
Thursday - Creation of Israel
Friday - Creation of Israel
This week we will be looking at the ethnic groups (Arabs, Bedouins, Jews, Kurds, and Persians) of the Middle East. We will also see how literacy rate and GDP have an impact on a country's standard of living. Below you will find all of the power points and documents used.
This week we will be looking at the natural resources, physical features, and population of Turkey, Israel, and Saudi Arabia. We will also look at the impact that oil and water has in the Middle East.