Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Wednesday/Thursday, Aug. 26/27

ECONOMICS

  • Textbook pick-up. If you were absent, be sure to get the book from the library ASAP.
  • Course syllabus/contract
    • Due Friday and quiz on Friday
  • Chapter 1 vocabulary game. Copy the terms and definitions from a classmate.
  • Period 1 homework: Make a list of 5 things you would buy if you won $1 million in the lottery.
  • Notes: What is economics? Copy the notes from a classmate.
APWH
  • Course syllabus/contract
    • Due Friday and quiz on Friday
  • Online textbook resources
  • Notes: Ch. 2
  • Video excerpt: Iraq, Cradle of Civilization (~13 min.)

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

Tuesday, June 2

WORLD HISTORY

  • Discussed terrorism, from page 653 in textbook
  • Played a review game to get ready for Wed/Thurs final exam. Don't forget that you will be turning in your review sheet on the day of the final exam too.
  • Don't forget that the Time 100 project is due on Wed/Thurs as well.
APWH
  • Completed Made in LA video
  • Don't forget that the Time 100 project is due on Wed/Thurs as well.

Monday, June 01, 2015

Monday, June1

WORLD HISTORY

  • Reminder that the Time 100 project is due this Wednesday/Thursday.  Here is the link to the list of people.
  • Students turned in the Final Exam Review Sheet.
  • Completed the Superpower video and turned it in.
  • Worksheets to help review for the final.  See Mr. Mendoza or Mr. Fong for the worksheet.
APWH
  • Watched a portion of Made in LA.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Wednesday & Thursday, May 27 & 28

WORLD HISTORY

  • Finish and turn in the video questions for The Century--A New World
  • Went over directions for the Time 100 project, students selected their Time 100 person.  See me if you were absent.
  • Read about Israel from the textbook
  • Students worked on the Final Exam Review Sheet.  Due Monday.
  • Begin video Superpower.
APWH
  • Time 100 project due Wednesday the 3rd.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Tuesday, May 27

WORLD HISTORY

  • Completed worksheet on Central and Eastern Europe, then turned it in.  If you were absent, be sure to turn it in when you return.
  • Began watching video The Century--A New World 1980-1989
  • Link to Time 100 list. Have your choices ready to go for Wednesday/Thursday.
APWH
  • Time 100 project due on Wednesday, June 3

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Thursday, May 21

WORLD HISTORY

  • Complete the video Return with Honor
  • 7th period only: review sheet  with questions on the Cold War.  If you were absent, see Mr. Mendoza for a copy of the questions.
APWH
  • Picked our Time 100 person.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Tuesday/Wednesday, May 19/20

WORLD HISTORY

  • Completed the Korea/Vietnam worksheet and turned it in.
  • Began watching video Return with Honor about POWs in Vietnam.

Monday, May 18, 2015

Monday, May 18

WORLD HISTORY

  • Watched video The Century--Poisoned Dreams and answered the questions for it. If you were absent, see me for the make-up assignment.
APWH
  • On Wednesday, you will be taking the Life Science state test.  Do not be absent.
  • Here is the link to the Time 100 list.  Scroll down the left side to see the full list.  Have a few choices in mind including 1 or 2 obscure ones that no one else will probably take. 

Friday, May 15, 2015

Friday, May 15

WORLD HISTORY

  • Notes on Vietnam from Mr. Mendoza. Copy from a classmate if you were absent.
APWH
  • Discussed yesterday's testing experience.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Thursday, May 14

WORLD HISTORY

  • Notes on Vietnam from Mr. Mendoza.  Get the notes from a classmate if you were absent.
APWH
  • AP test day!

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Tuesday/Wednesday May 12/13

WORLD HISTORY

  • Students took the CST Life Science test in all periods.
APWH
  • reviewed for the APWH test
  • Be in my classroom at 7:15 Thursday morning.  Bring:
    • pencils
    • dark blue or black ink pens
    • eraser
    • non-beeping time piece
    • snack
    • sweater/sweatshirt
    • student ID

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

APWH Review Game from lunch today

Click HERE to go to the game we played at lunch today.

Monday, May 11, 2015

Monday, May 11

WORLD HISTORY

  • Worksheet: Korea and Vietnam.  If you were absent, get the handout in class.
  • Completed the Best Years video and turned it in.
APWH
  • Worked on 5 Themes period 6.  This along with Major Dates 6 are due Wednesday.

Thursday, May 07, 2015

Thursday, May 7

WORLD HISTORY

  • completed the worksheet Superpowers Face Off
  • continued with the video Best Years
APWH
  • Graded Major Dates 4
  • Handed out Major Dates 5 & 6.  Major Dates 5 will be due on Monday along with the 5 Themes for period 5.