Friday, February 20, 2015

Schedule February 23 - 27

Monday, February 23

Video:  The Rise and Fall of Versailles, Part 1.  There is a sheet that goes with this.

Tuesday, February 24

1. Notesheet Quiz: Absolutism
2.  Lecture:  Introduction to the Scientific Revolution and Enlightenment.  There is a notesheet for this lecture.

Wednesday, February 25

1. Pre-Quiz:  Scientific Revolution, the Enlightenment and Revolutions
2. Lecture: Scientific Revolution and Enlightenment.  You will be finishing the notesheet from yesterday.

Thursday, February 26

ACT Reading Benchmark

Friday, February 27

Enlightenment Webquest

Friday, February 13, 2015

Schedule February 17 - 20

Tuesday, February 17

1. Pre-Quiz:  Absolutism  We will start the week with a pre-quiz for Absolutism, which is found in Chapter 21.  Those with the highest scores will spin the wheel!
2.  Introduction to Unit 6
3. Lecture:  Introduction to Absolutism---Get ready to sing!

Wednesday, February 18

Lecture:  Absolutism.  There is a notesheet for this lecture.

Thursday,  February 19

Activity:  Absolutism Chart and Map

Friday, February 20

Video:  The Rise and Fall of Versailles.  This video is about Louis XIV and his palace of Versailles.  The video is embedded below and there is a sheet (of course!).  If you miss this day, you will need to watch it.

Your first notesheet quiz for this unit will be on TUESDAY! covering Absolutism, the Chart and Map and the video guide.

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Study Chat TONIGHT! New Time!

Tonight's online study session starts at a new time:  7:00 pm.  It will only last for an hour.

Click here to get to the chat room.

Friday, February 6, 2015

Schedule February 9 - 13

At the end of the week, you will have your first unit test of the semester. Look at your Unit 5 overview for questions and vocabulary.  There is also a Quizlet for this Unit.  On Thursday night, there is a review session online.

Monday, February 9

DBQ on Exploration.   You will create a chart based on the documents and then write a thesis statement based on the prompt.  This will be done in class and will count as a test grade. 25 pts.

(If you do not finish in class, it will be collected tomorrow.)

Tuesday, February 10

Lecture:  Introduction to slavery.  There is a note sheet for this.

Wednesday, February 11

Webquest on Slavery  Here is the website:

Here is the webquest sheet.

Today, you will also be given a study guide for the test.  You can access it here.

Thursday, February 12

1.  Note sheet quiz:  Exploration and Slavery
2.  Review for test. Kahoot!

Tonight, at 8:30,  I will be in the World History chat room to review for the test.  Be there!

Friday, February 13

Test Unit 5!

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Schedule February 2 - 6

Monday February 2


Tuesday February 3

Lecture:  The Age of Exploration: Columbus  Remember, there is a notesheet for this.

Wednesday February 4

1.  Lecture:  The Age of Exploration: The Columbian Exchange

Thursday February 5

Video:  Mankind: New World  We will start watching this video today and finishing it tomorrow.  There is a viewing guide for this video. If you are not here, you will still need to watch it.

Friday, February 6

1.  Finish the video
2.  Start the Exploration DBQ.  There is a document packet.  You will use your iPads to read and annotate the documents.  You will answer questions regarding the documents.

               Click here for the document packet

               Click here for the document questions.

What you do not finish today, you will need to complete for Monday.

Next week:

  • Notesheet quiz on Thursday
  • Unit 5 Test on Friday