Friday, November 21, 2014

Friday, November 21

WORLD HISTORY

  • Notes on imperialism in SE Asia
  • previewed parts of chapter 11 in the textbook
APWH
  • Students took the chapter 19 test.
  • Chapter 20 study guide handed out.  All chapter 20 work will be due Monday, December 1.

Wednesday & Thursday, November 19 & 20

WORLD HISTORY
  • Reviewed our Scramble for Africa game
  • Covered the vocabulary terms for the unit
  • Took the test on the Industrial Revolution
APWH
  • Review drawings from medieval times
  • Notes on chapter 19
  • DBQ practice:  analyzing point of view
  • Don't forget about our optional review session on Monday, Nov. 24 at 8:30 am at Panera at Sierra Vista Mall. Be sure to bring your book

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Tuesday, November 18

WORLD HISTORY
  • Played a game called the Scramble for Africa which was an introduction to imperialism.
  • Remember, if you did not turn in an industrial revolution essay, you need to do so quickly so that you can receive half credit and save your grade!
APWH
  • Notes on chapter 19
  • Viewed some of my pictures from Europe
  • Directions for tonight's assignment:
    Incorporating ideas from pages 402-404, draw a picture of a typical man and woman from Medieval Europe.
    Use objects, symbols, and voice/thought bubbles to represent what a typical man and woman were like.
    You must include ideas from each of the subheadings starting with “Chivalry”
     

Monday, November 17, 2014

Monday, November 17

WORLD HISTORY

APWH
  • Ch. 17-18 Test
  • Notes on chapter 19

Friday, November 14, 2014

Friday, November 14

WORLD HISTORY

APWH
  • Notes on the social and cultural aspects of Africa
  • Scored the student sample of the DBQ from 2011

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Wednesday/Thursday, November 12/13

WORLD HISTORY
  • Period 6: Worksheet on Manchester.  Print it out, complete it, and turn it in if you were absent.
  • Periods 1 & 7: Discussion on the working conditions of the IR. Discuss unions
  • Labor negotiations game
APWH
  • Notes on chapter 18
  • Library activity on Africa.  See me if you were absent.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

APWH Activity

Click on the link to begin the activity:  AFRICAN VOICES

Friday, November 07, 2014

Friday, November 7

WORLD HISTORY
  • Notes: Reactions to the industrial revolution
  • Benchmark assessment.  If you were absent, you will take it when you return on Wednesday/Thursday.
  • Don't forget that the final draft of your essay is due this Wednesday/Thursday.
  • Test on the industrial revolution coming up this Friday.
APWH
  •  Ch. 17 Test
  • Review DBQ from Wednesday.
    • View DBQ template
    • Do's and Don'ts
    • Look over student sample

Thursday, November 06, 2014

Wednesday/Thursday, November 5/6

WORLD HISTORY
  • Students turned in rough drafts for essay.  If you were absent, bring your rough draft to me when you return.
  • Two classmates evaluated rough drafts.
  • Completed Made in L.A.
APWH
  • Chapter 17 notes
  • Practice DBQ.  See me to make up the DBQ if you were absent.

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Tuesday, November 4

WORLD HISTORY
  • Watch first portion of Made in L.A. about labor conditions.
  • Rough draft for essay due Wednesday/Thursday.
 APWH
  • ch. 17 notes
  • video excerpt on Genghis Khan
  • Wednesday students will write a practice document-based question essay.

Monday, November 03, 2014

Monday, November 3

WORLD HISTORY
  • Complete the positive/negative effects chart
  • Rough draft (typed) is due Wednesday/Thursday
APWH
  • Notes on ch. 17
  • Watched a short video about Genghis Khan

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Wednesday/Thursday, October 29/30

WORLD HISTORY
  • Gave out directions for the editorial essay and discussed how to write it.
  • Don't forget that on Friday we will be meeting in the library to use the laptops.  DO NOT report to my classroom--go straight to the library.
APWH
  • Notes on chapter 16
  • Researched by the schism between the Roman Christian church and the Orthodox Christian church occurred and what the consequences of it were.
  • Watched a video excerpt about the fall of Rome.
  • Played a review game for chapters 13-16.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Tuesday, October 28

WORLD HISTORY
Worked on the Industrial Revolution chart.

APWH
Notes on chapter 16

Monday, October 27, 2014

Monday, October 27

WORLD HISTORY
  • Industrial revolution notes
  • Video excerpt about the locomotive
APWH
  • Notes: Byzantine empire from chatper 16
  • Video excerpt on Justinian and Theodora

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Tuesday, October 21

WORLD HISTORY

  • Notes on the Industrial Revolution. Copy from a classmate.
APWH
  • Notes on chapter 15.
  • Map on the Indian Ocean Basin.  Due Friday. Pick up a blank copy in class.