Monday, November 13, 2017

Week F-12 Lesson Schedule

Monday 11-13-17     Marco Polo video w/"T" chart
                                  Turn in Big Map part 3
Homework:  Week F-12 Weekly Reading - * take notes
                      Marco Polo Essay - ( due Thursday )
                      Study for Test


Tuesday 11-14            Test # 3 - 100pts
Homework:  Weekly Reading - * take notes
                     Marco Polo Essay 
                     Big Map Part 2 - ( due Thursday )


Wednesday 11-15       Connections Review Day
 Homework:  Weekly Reading - * take notes
                       Marco Polo Essay - ( due tomorrow )
                       Big Map part 2 - ( due tomorrow )


Thursday 11-16         Medieval Asia ppt. w/notes- stamp
                                  Turn in Marco Polo Essay - 50pts
                                  Turn in Big Map part 2 - stamp
Homework:  Weekly Reading - * take notes



Friday 11-17            Weekly Reading Quiz - 30pts
Homework:              Big map part 5 - (due Tuesday 11-28)
Have a Great Thanksgiving!

Week F-12 Reading Bonus

Zen Buddhism and the Samurai 



Bonus Question: For Samurai warriors, what did "the way of tea"- (The ritualistic ceremony of brewing and serving tea) foster?

Monday, November 6, 2017

Week F-11 Lesson Schedule

Final Week of the Grading Period

Monday 11-6-17     Week F-10 reading Quiz - 30pts
                                 Assign Big Map part 1
                                 Pass out stamped List
                                 Those Who Prey - ppt. w/notes
Homework: Weekly Reading -* take notes
                     Big Map part 1 - (due tomorrow)
                     Organize stamped Folder - ( due Wednesday )


Tuesday 11-7            Big Map Part 1 - stamp
                                  Those Who Prey - complete - stamp
Homework:  Weekly Reading - * take notes
                     Organize Stamped Folder - ( due tomorrow )
LAST DAY for lunch tutorials


Wednesday 11-8        Turn in Stamped Folder - 100pts
                                   Rise of Islam ppt. w/notes - stamp
Homework:  Weekly Reading - * take notes
                      Spread of Islam Map - ( due Friday )
LAST DAY for turning in late work - during your class period


Thursday 11-9            The Mongols ppt. w/notes
                                   Assign Big Map part 3
Homework:  Weekly Reading - * take notes
                     Big Map part 3 - ( due Monday )
                     Spread of Islam Map - ( due tomorrow )
LAST DAY for turning in Extra Credit - during your class period


Friday 11-10           End of 6 Weeks Grading Period
                                 Weekly Reading Quiz - 30pts
                                 Turn in Spread of Islam Map - 40pts
                                 Hand out Test Review
Homework:  Big Map part 3 - ( due Monday )
                     Study for Test

Week F-11 Reading Bonus

The creativity and knowledge of the Islamic Empire was fantastically beyond that of Feudal Europe.
Look at the ingeniousness of this clock.

Bonus:
 What was the name of the book written by Al-Jazzari in which he described the elephant clock and many other wondrous mechanical devices?

Friday, October 27, 2017

Week F-10 Lesson Schedule

Monday 10-30-17     The Byzantine Empire - stamp
                                  Test Review
                                  Turn in DBQ - 50pts & 20% of test grade
Homework: Weekly Reading - *take notes
                     Study for test


Tuesday 10-31          TEST #2 - 100pts
                                  Turn in Rome Notes - stamp
                                  Turn in Byzantine Notes - stamp
Homework: Weekly Reading - *take notes



Wednesday 11-1         Advocacy
                                   Feudalism ppt. w/notes
Homework: Weekly Reading - * take notes


Thursday 11-2            Feudalism complete - stamp
Homework: Weekly Reading - *take notes


Friday 11-3                Weekly Reading Quiz - 30pts
                                   Those Who Prey and Kill  ppt. w/notes
                                   Assign Big Map part 1
Homework: Big Map part 1 - ( Due Tuesday )

Week F-10 Reading Bonus

The "dark Ages" in Europe after the "fall of the Roman Empire" were a time of great change. This was not change for the better but change for the worse.  The standard of living plummeted and life became exceptionally hard.

99% of the people were surfs, farmers who were bound to the land they lived on.  In this video you can see two ways in which their lives were difficult and.....nasty!


Bonus Question:  What were the three components of dobb? 

Friday, October 20, 2017

Week F-9 Lesson Schedule

Monday 10-23-17     Ancient Rome
                                  Turn in Greece notes - stamp x2
Homework:  Weekly Reading - * take notes
                      Storyboard


Tuesday 10-24           Ancient Rome -cont.
                                  Fall of Rome DBQ assigned
Homework:  Weekly Reading - *take notes
                      Storyboard
                      DBQ - ( Due Monday )


Wednesday 10-25      Ancient Rome - complete
Homework:  Weekly Reading - * take notes
                     Storyboard - ( due tomorrow )
                     DBQ


Thursday 10-26         Rome Video - 60pts
                                  Turn in Storyboard - 65pts
Homework:  Weekly Reading - *take notes
                     DBQ


Friday 10-28             The Byzantine Empire ppt. w/notes
                                  Test Review passed out
Homework: Study for test
                    DBQ - ( due Monday )