• Monday, February 4

    Ancient Civilizations

    1. Survivor Man - Desert (pre-write, video/questions, exit slip)

    2. Continents and Oceans

    Homework

    1. supply check Tuesday, 2/8

    2. syllabus signed by Tuesday, 2/8

    Tuesday, February 5

    Ancient Civilizations

    1. Supply check

    2. Finish "Around the room"

    3. Set-up Do Now book

    4. Continents and Oceans (website study aids)

    5. Define Ethinicity and Nationality

    Homework

    1. Ethnicity and/or Nationality due Friday, 2/8

    Wednesday, February 6

    Ancient Civilizations

    1. Discuss Ethnicity vs. Nationality

    2. Manage Mats/Fan-n-Pick team activity

    3. Introduce Social Studies textbook

    4. Textbook Scavenger Hunt (distribute textbooks to students without internet access)

    Homework:

    1. Ethnicity and/or Nationality due Friday, 2/8

    2. study for Continents and Oceans quiz (F.2/8)

    Thursday, February 7

    Ancient Civilizations

    1. Online textbook Scavenger Hunt

    2. Continents and Oceans review games

    Homework

    1. Ethnicity and/or Nationality due Friday, 2/8

    2. study for Continents and Oceans quiz (F.2/8)

    Friday, February 8

    Ancient Civilizations

    1. Continents and Oceans map quiz

    2. Begin instructions for Continent Glyph project

         *instructions sheet and rubric provided

    Homework

    1. none

    Monday, February 11

    Ancient Civilizations

    1. Continue Continent Glyph project

        *review instructions, Q&A

        *design, color, cut

    2. Chapter 1 Vocabulary terms and definitions 

    Homework

    1. Chapter 1 Vocabulary definitions

    2. Continent Glyph due Thursday, 2/14

    Tuesday, February 12

    No School - Snow Day

     

    Wednesday, February 13

    Ancient Civilizations

    1. Chapter 1 Vocabulary power point presentation

    2. Oral traditions - telephone game

         *teams - 1 benefit/1 drawback 

    Homework

    1. begin studying for vocabulary test

    Thursday, February 14

    Ancient Civilizations

    1. Finish remainder of Chapter 1 Vocabulary power point presentation

    2. Stages of Early Man's Development Chart

         *team/class discussion - Most important development from each stage

    3. History of the World in 2 Hours (Early Man) video clip

         *answer questions, team/class questions and discussion

    Homework:

    1. continue studying for vocabulary test

    Friday, February 15

    Ancient Civilizations

    1. Third World Farmer - internet role-play simulation

         Prior to learning about the Agricultural Revolution students will attempt to create a successful civilization through trial and error while recording their achievements and setbacks as well as learning from past mistakes to help shape the future of their civilization

    2. Quizlet - Chapter 1 Vocabulary test preparation

    Homework

    1. Study for Chapter 1 Vocabulary test

    Monday, February 18

    1. Finish History of the World in 2 Hours Early Man

    2. Advantages of Fire - team rally robin

    Homework

    1. continue studying for vocabulary test

    Tuesday, February 19

    Ancient Civilizations

    1. Chapter 1 Vocabulary test

    2. RSI 1-1 The Distant Past

    3. Distribute and review study guide for Chapter 1 test

    Homework

    1. begin reviewing Chapter 1 study guide

    Wednesday, February 20

    No School - Snow Day

     

    Thursday, February 21

    Ancient Civilizations

    1. Review RSI 1-1 The Distant Past

    2. RSI 1-2 Early Modern Humans team activity

    3. Review RSI 1-2 Early Modern Humans

     Homework:

    1. Chapter 1 study guide

    Friday, February 22

    Ancient Civilizations

    1. Jeopardy Review game- Chapter 1 The World's Early People

    Homework

    1. study for Chapter 1 test

    Monday, February 25

    Ancient Civilizations

    1. Chapter 1 test

         *22 Questions

         *15 multiple choice, 5 matching, 2 short answers

    2. C2 Vocabulary terms and definitions

    Homework

    1. C2 Vocabulary definitions

    Tuesday, February 26

    Ancient Civilizations

    1. Label and Discuss Mesopotamia Map

    2. Begin C2 Vocabulary power point presentation

    Homework

    1. begin studying for map quiz and vocab test

    Wednesday, February 27

    Ancient Civilizations

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    Homework:

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    Thursday, February 28

    Ancient Civilizations

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    Homework

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