Friday, May 01, 2015

Friday, May 1

WORLD HISTORY

  • Students turned in the WWII Review Sheet and if it was COMPLETELY DONE, we gave it a stamp which is worth points.  Those sheets were then returned to students and are due the day of the test.
  • Played a review game for WWII.
APWH
  • Students turned in Major Dates Period 3 and 5 Themes Period 3.
  • Went over the rubric for the CCOT students wrote. Scored a classmate's.

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Wednesday/Thursday, April 29/30

WORLD HISTORY

  • Notes on the atomic bomb and end of the Pacific War
  • Periods 6 & 7 only: Chronology worksheet.  See Mr. Mendoza if you were absent.
  • Video excerpts from The War.
  • Handout: WWII The Big Picture.  If you were absent, pick one up in class.
  • WWII Review Sheet in preparation for Tuesday/Wednesday's test.  This completed sheet will be due Friday, May 1.
APWH

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Tuesday, April 28

WORLD HISTORY

  • Finished reading the Atomic Bomb play
  • Answered 3 questions from that play.  Get the play and questions from me if you were absent.
  • Read a survivor's account from the bombing of Hiroshima
APWH
  • Students turned in Major Dates 1-2 and the 5 Themes 1-2.
  • Graded a classmate's Major Dates sheet.
  • Handed out the grading rubric and the blank chart in preparation for tomorrow's practice CCOT essay.
  • Gave students time to prep for the essay by taking notes on pages 
    • 312
    • 379
    • 436-438
    • 453
    • 455
    • 488
  • Handed out the 5 Themes sheet for time period 3.  This will be due this Friday, May 1.

Monday, April 27, 2015

Monday, April 27

WORLD HISTORY

APWH

  • DBQ practice with the 2009 DBQ
  • Handed out the Major Dates Periods 1-2 sheet. Due Tuesday, April 28
  • Also due tomorrow: 5 Themes, Periods 1-2

Friday, April 24, 2015

Friday, April 24


WORLD HISTORY
  • Worksheet: Fall of Singapore.  Get a sheet from class and complete it.
  • Notes: Battle of Midway
APWH
  • DBQ practice with the 2007 DBQ question

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Wednesday/Thursday, April 22/23

WORLD HISTORY

  • Notes: Pearl Harbor
  • Watched a portion of the film
  • Listened to FDR's speech
  • Visited Google Earth
APWH

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Tuesday, April 21

WORLD HISTORY

  • WWII Pacific Theater map
  • Read about the Japanese invasion of Manchuria
APWH
  • Graded the Connections sheet
  • Discussed components of the comparative essay and reviewed a template
  • Worked on the compare/contrast chart, due Wednesday

Monday, April 20, 2015

Monday, April 20

WORLD HISTORY

  • completed notes on the end of WWII
  • read an article about Hitler's suicide
  • Here's the link to the photos of Hitler's bunker from Life Magazine.
  • added a few items to our maps, then turned them in
APWH
  • students turned in the Connections Period 6 sheet
  • I handed out a chart for the comparative essay practice that is coming up this Wednesday.  It is designed for 8.5 x 14 paper.  This will be due on Wednesday.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Friday, April 17


WORLD HISTORY
  • Notes, events 6 & 7
  • Watched a portion of video about D-Day
APWH
  • 35-38 test
  • worked on Connections sheet which is due Monday

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Wednesday & Thursday, April 15 & 16

WORLD HISTORY

  • Continued with the events of World War II
  • Worked on a WWII map.  You can pick up a map in class if you were absent.
APWH
  • Presented globalization posters
  • Reviewed chapters 35, 36, & 37 test
  • Time to work on Connections sheet, due Monday.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Tuesday, April 14

WORLD HISTORY

  • Review events 1-5
  • Periods 6 & 7 continue worksheet
APWH
  • Globalization activity from chapter 38

Monday, April 13, 2015

Monday, April 13

WORLD HISTORY

  • Continue with WWII notes/events.  Periods 6 & 7, see Mr. Mendoza for the worksheet.
  • Don't forget that Wednesday/Thursday is your last chance to turn in journals for half-credit.
APWH
  • Notes on chapter 37
  • Students turned in chapter 37 summaries
  • Took 36-37 test.  See me for make-up.

Friday, April 10, 2015

Friday, April 10

WORLD HISTORY
  • Continue the events of WWII.  Copy the notes from a classmate if you were absent.
APWH
  • Notes on the Cold War

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

Wednesday & Thursday, April 8 & 9

WORLD HISTORY
  • Mr. Fong showed pictures from Europe
  • Vocabulary charades game. Copy terms and definitions from a classmate if you were absent.
  • Begin WWII events.  If you were absent, see the teacher to find out what group you're in.
APWH
  •  Mr. Fong showed pictures from Europe
  • Notes and video excerpts on chapter 36
  • Chapter 36-37 test will be on Monday, April 13. Chapter 37 summaries will also be due that day.