Monday, September 28, 2015

Schedule September 28 - October 3

Monday, September 28

1. Set up History Chat
2. Discuss test and review.  You will be working on a review sheet for the test. The test is Wednesday. It is worth 100 points.

***TONIGHT*** I will be online starting at 8:30 in the History Chat Room to help with studying. This is a HUGE test.  Be there!

For the test, you will need

1. All of your notesheets
2. Unit 1 Overview
3. Unit 1 Terms Review

Tuesday, September 29


Wednesday, October 1

Test: Unit 1

Thursday, October 2

Introduce Unit 2: Religions, Feudalism and the spread of disease  Click here for the unit overview.

As we start Unit 2, we will watch Mankind: Empires.  There is a sheet that goes with this viewing.

Friday, October 3

1. Finish the film.
2. Complete article webquest. The sheet can be found here.  Go to this website to complete:

Monday, September 21, 2015

Schedule September 21 - 25


Monday, September 21

Today, you will be working on your Rome and Han China packet.  What you don't finish in class, you will need to finish on your own.  Click here for the packet.

We will also watch this clip in class to answer some questions in the packet:

Tuesday, September 22

Meet in the THEATER today for a FORUM on Greek and Roman Art

Wednesday, September 23

No School

Thursday, September 24

Lecture: Rome and China.  You will be completing a chart that looks at the similarities and differences between Rome and China

Friday, September 25

1. Notesheet Quiz: Rise and Fall of Empires.  Today, you will have a quiz over Persia, Greece, Rome and Han China.  You may use all of your notesheets on this quiz. Make sure everything is completed!

2. We will watch Mankind: Empires.  There is a sheet that goes with this viewing.

Monday, September 28

1. Finish Movie
2. Discuss the "History Chat"
3. Review Kahoot!

Tonight, I will be online starting at 8:30. I will go over the test in the History Chat Study Room. All are welcome!

Tuesday, September 29

TEST: Unit1   

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Editing You Blog Posts and Using the Blogger App

Below are two videos that walk you through how to edit your posts and how to use the blogger app.

How to Edit Your Blog Posts:

How to Use the Blogger App

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Schedule September 15 - 18

Tuesday, September 15

1. Pre-Quiz: The Rise and Fall of Empires
2. Start working on the first civilization document/activity packet on Persia and Greece

Wednesday, September 16

Continue working on packet in class. What you don't finish, you'll need to do on your own.

Thursday, September 17

Lecture:  Alexander the Great.  There is a notesheet for this lecture.

Friday, September 18

Start working on the next civilization packet: Rome and China. This will be due next Monday!

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Schedule September 8 - 11

Tuesday, September 8

1. Finish River Valley Civilizations lecture
2. Start working on River Valley DBQ packet

Wednesday, September 9

Continue working on River Valley DBQ Packet

Thursday, September 10

1. Notesheet Quiz:  Neolithic Revolution through River Valleys
2. Blog Post #2: What was the most important event in early human history?  This blog post will be due on Tuesday!

Friday, September 11

Today, we will be watching Episode 2 of Mankind: The Story of All of Us.  There is a sheet that goes with this.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

How to Make a Blog

Here is a video that explains the blog making process.  It also explains how to make a post and insert images at the 11:48 mark.   Enjoy.

Schedule August 31 - September 4

Monday, August 31

Meet in Theater for Origins of Art forum.

Tuesday, September 1

Video:  Mankind, Episode 1.  There is a sheet for this video.  You will need to fill it out during the film.

Your first Blog post is due TOMORROW.  Be sure to have entered your blog information on the google form or it will not be graded.

Wednesday, September 2

1. Finish film, if necessary
2. Lecture: The Neolithic Revolution.  You will take notes.  Here is the notesheet.

Thursday, September 3

Lecture: Introduction to River Valley Civilizations. Here is the notesheet.

Friday, September 4

Finish lecture.  Introduce new Blog post: What was the most significant event in the early history of humans?   Blog post will be due on Tuesday.

Your notesheet quiz will be on Wednesday of next week.