Densic, M (7th grade Social Studies)

September  17  – CHAPTER 4 TEST    Extra Credit Word Search Due Tomorrow

September  16  –  Review Basketball   The Chapter 4 Test is tomorrow – STUDY!!

September  13  –  1) Assign Review 4 – 4 – B  Due Monday    2) Hand out “Terms to Know” sheets – 5 review questions and answers due on Monday (8 for extra credit)    THE TEST IS TUESDAY – STUDY!!

September 12  –  1) Video – President Bush”s 9/11 Message    2) Finish 4 – 4  The Peloponnesian War    – Assign 4-4-A  Due tomorrow

September  11  –  1)  Video – 9/11 Timeline    2) 4-4 Daily Life in Athens

September  10  –    1) Start 4 – 4 The Athenian Empire    2)  Assign Review 4 – 3      Due tomorrow

September  9  –  1)  Finish 4 – 3  The Persian War(s)    2)  Video ” The Persian Wars”

September  6  –    1)  Start 4 – 3   The Persian Empire    2)  Video “Birth of Democracy”

September  5  –    4 – 2 – B Life in Athens      Review 4-2-B due tomorrow

September  4  –     4 – 2 – A   Method #3 (Questions NOT in order) 1) Read the questions first    2) Partner read pages 125 – 127    3)  Complete Review 4 – 2 – A  together 

September  3    –   1)  14 – 1 – B   (Method 2 – read the passage before you read the comprehension questions)    2) Assign Review 14 – 1 – B  Due tomorrow

August  30  – Finish 4 – 1 – A  Together

August 29  – 4-1-A   Method #1 (Questions in order) – Read the question then read to find the answer – Together

August 28  –  Review and discuss SLO #2

August 27  –  Book Introduction – Worksheet due tomorrow

August 26 – Review & discuss SLO#1

August 23 – Class syllabus (back side)  & PBIS introduction

August 22 – SLO #2 Pretest & Class syllabus (front side)

August  21, 2019 – SLO #1 Pretest

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

May  28  – Chapter 18 Test    Extra Credit Word Search Due Tomorrow

May  24  –  Review Basketball – Chapter 18 Test on Tuesday – STUDY!!!!    All missing work is due Tuesday!!

May  23  –  Video – “Robin Hood – Prince of Thieves”    (Side B scenes 14 – 16   The Conclusion)    2)  Hand out the “Terms to Know” sheet  and overhead review 18 – 2 & 18 – 3      5 Review Q’s & A’s are due tomorrow – 10 for Extra Credit – The last test is Tuesday – STUDY!!

May  22  –  1) Finish 18 – 4  Road to Revolution    2)  Assign Review 18 – 4 & Explorer Timeline      Due tomorrow

May  21  –  1)  Partner Read pages 694 – 698  Trouble in the Colonies – Discussion    2)  Overhead Review 18 – 1

May  20  –  1)  Finish 18 – 3 The Age of Absolutism    2)  Start 18 – 4 Settling North America    3)  Assign Review 18 – 3   Due tomorrow

May  17  –  Video – “Robin Hood – Prince of Thieves”   (Side B – scenes 11 – 12  Cheating the Hangman)    1)  18 – 3  The French Philosophes

May  16  –  Video – “Robin Hood – Prince of Thieves”   (Side B – scenes 9 – 10  Finishing What Has Been Started)     1)  18 – 3    New Ideas About Politics

May  15  –  Video – “Robin Hood – Prince of Thieves”   (Side B – scenes 6 – 8  The Sheriff’s Proposal)     1)  Finish 18 – 2  Triumph of Reason    2)  Assign Review 18 – 2  Due tomorrow

May  14  –  Video – “Robin Hood – Prince of Thieves”   (Side B – scenes 3 – 5  Marian Abducted)    1)  18 – 2  A Revolution in Astronomy & New Scientific Discoveries

May  13  –  Video – “Robin Hood – Prince of Thieves”   (Archery distractions; Touring the Camp)    1) Start 18 – 2  The Scientific Revolution    2) Assign Review Sheet 18 – 1 – B     Due tomorrow

May  10  –  1) Survey – Time spent Studying for the test    2)  Finish 18 – 1  The Columbian Exchange    3)  Review sheet 18 – 1 – A      Due Monday

May  9  –  1)  Test results and updated quarter grades    2)  18 – 1  Europe gets Ready to Explore & The Explorations of Spain, England & France

May  8  – Chapter 17 Test  – The Extra Credit is due tomorrow

May  7  –  Review Basketball – The test is tomorrow – STUDY!!

May  6  –  Overhead Review 17 – 2   (Review Basketball for 2nd period – Northwest Water and Sewer District presentation tomorrow 2nd & 3rd periods) The Chapter 17 test is Wednesday – STUDY!!

May  3  –  1) Overhead review 17 – 3    2)  Flashcards    Due Monday    3)  Hand out “Terms to Know” review sheets    5 Review Q’s & A’s due Monday – 8 for Extra Credit – The test is WEDNESDAY (Not Tuesday)

May  2  –  Video – “Robin Hood – Prince of Thieves”  ( Chapters 15 – 17)    1)  17 – 4  Calvinism    2)  Review Sheet 17 – 4 – B  Due tomorrow

May  1  –  Video – “Robin Hood – Prince of Thieves”   (Retribution, the One True Weapon)    1)  17 – 4  The English Reformation – Henry VIII

April  30  –  Video – “Robin Hood – Prince of Thieves”  (Sunday Church – Visiting the Bishop)   1) Test Item Analysis

April  29  –  Video – “Robin Hood – Prince of Thieves”  (This Forest has Eyes & Outlaws Around a Campfire    1) Test Results and Updated Grades    2)  Biography – Catherine de Medici

April  26  –  “End of Year” ( Actually, end of 3  1/2 quarters) Test    Extra Credit Word Search due Monday

April  25  –  Review Basketball – The test is tomorrow – STUDY YOUR REVIEW SHEETS!!

April  24  –  Video – “Robin Hood – Prince of Thieves” – (21:36 – 36:46)  – Marian’s Hospitality    1)  Review the “All Year” Review sheet    2)  The test is Friday – Study your review sheets!!

April  23  –  Video – “Robin Hood – Prince of Thieves” – (13:12 – 20:09)  – Welcomed by Guy of Gisborne    1)  End of Year Review Sheet – Due tomorrow (I will not take this assignment late. I will grade what you have done tomorrow and a 0% will be given if you do not have your assignment!)

EASTER BREAK (Friday, April 19 & Monday, April 22)

April  18  –  Start 17 – 4 The Counter-Reformation (Pages 643 – 646 – The Counter-Reformation in France & in Spain)

April  17  –  AIR TEST – Math 1 (PM)    1) Math Review  – Using Proportions to solve Story Problems (AM classes)

April  16  –  AIR TEST – Math 1 (AM)    1) Math Review  – Using Proportions to solve Story Problems (PM classes)

April  15  –  1)  Hand back Review 17 – 3 and Timeline and give time in class – Due tomorrow    2)  Math Review – Fractions & Mixed Numbers in Story Problems

April 12    –    1) Finish 17 – 3    Calvin & Calvinism    2)  Assign Review 17 -3 and European Middle Ages Timeline Part 2  Collect at the end of the period

April  11  –  Video – “Robin Hood – Prince of Thieves” – (0:00 – 15:38/ Chased up a tree)    2)  17 – 3  Biography – Martin Luther & Politics and Lutheranism

April  10  –  Math Review – % change – both methods    1)  17 – 3 The Reformation – Erasmus & Luther

April  9  –  AIR TEST – Language Arts 2                   Math Review – Possible Outcomes, Tree Diagrams, and Independent vs Dependent Probability review  (Periods 6, 2, & 8 in the afternoon)

April  8  –  AIR TEST – Language Arts 1                   Math Review – Possible Outcomes, Tree Diagrams, and Independent vs Dependent Probability review  (Periods 1, 5, & 7 in the afternoon)

April  5  –  Math Review – Probability (coin flip & independent vs dependent)  1)  Video – :The plague in Europe”  22:50 – 36:02    2) 17 – 2   The Renaissance Spreads

April  4  –  Math Review – Inequalities  1)  17 – 2  Artists in Renaissance Italy    2) Assign Review 17 – 2  Due tomorrow

April  3  –  Math Review – % change combined method    1)  Start 17 – 2  Humanism    2)  Assign 17-1 & Vocabulary  Due tomorrow

April  2  –  Math Review – % change    1) Video “The Plague in Asia” 13:16 – 22:50    2)  The Value of City States – Advantages and Disadvantages

April  1  –  Math Review – “Average” Test scores story problems    1) Finish 17 – 1 The Urban Noble

March  29  –  Math Review “Write it as you read it – percents”  – On some days we will use a few minutes of class to review for the AIR tests    1)  17 – 1  The Rise of Italy’s City-States    3) The Last Samurai – Weapons (Extra Features – 5 minutes)    TORNADO DRILL AT 9:15!!

March  28  –  Finish “The Last Samurai”    2)  Start 17 – 1 The Renaissance – Italy’s City -States

March  27  –  Video “The Last Samurai”   2:08:20 – 2:16:30 (The Battle – Part 2)    2)  Finish 15 – 5  The Spanish Inquisition    3)  Assign Review 15 – 5   Due tomorrow

March  26  –  Video “The Last Samurai”   1:52:25 – 2:08:20 (The Battle – Part 1)    2)  Start 15 – 5 The Black Death    3)  Assign review 15 – 4  Due tomorrow

March 25  – Video “The Last Samurai”   1:41: 34 – 1:52:25  (What I have come to love)    2)  Finish 15 – 4  Medieval Culture

SPRING BREAK – March 18 – 22

March  15  – 1)  Junior Achievement – in the morning (cancelled)    2) Incentive Periods 6 – 8

March  14  –  Video “The Last Samurai”   1:26:29 – 1:41: 34  (Katsumoto’s Escape)    2)  Start 15 – 4  The Church

March  13  –  Video – History vs Hollywood  The Last Samurai    Science STEM project 9-11 and 12:15 – 2:15

March  12  –  Chapter 15 Test    Extra Credit Word Search due tomorrow     (4th period will take the test on Wednesday because of the today’s musical preview)

March  11  –  Review Basketball – TEST TOMORROW!! STUDY!!

March  8  –  1)  European Middle Ages Timeline 1 –Due Monday    2)  Hand out make-up work    3)  Hand out “Terms to Know” sheets    5 Review Q’s & A’s due Monday – 8 for Extra Credit    CHAPTER 15 TEST TUESDAY

March  7  –  Video “The Last Samurai”  1:16:15 – 1:26:29  “A meeting With the Emperor”    2)  Overhead Review 15 – A & B (written B for credit)

March  6  –  Video “The Last Samurai”  1:06:56 – 1:16:15  “The Perfect Blossom”    2)  Finish 15 – 3  The Crusades    3)  Assign Review 15 – 3 – B  Due tomorrow

March  5  –  Video “The Last Samurai”  55:28 – 1:06:56   “A Draw”    2)  15 – 3  The Kingdom of France, Eastern Europe & Russia    3)  Assign Review 15 – 3 – A   Due tomorrow

March  4  –  Video “The Last Samurai”  49:32 – 55:28   “What do you want from me?”    2)  Start 15 – 3  Henry II and Common Law & the Magna Carta

March  1  –  1) Video “The Last Samurai”  44:10 – 49:32  Fight in the Rain    2) Finish 15 – 2  Trade & Cities    3)   Assign Review Sheet 15 – 2 – A  &  15 – 2 – B    Due Monday

February  28  –  1)  Video “The Last Samurai”  31:15 – 44:10  What is Your Name?    2)  15 – 2 Feudal Life    3)  Assign 15 – 1 – B  Due tomorrow

February  27  –  1) Video “The Last Samurai” 22:53 – 31:15    The Fog Battle    2)   Start 15 – 2  Feudalism    3)  Different Feudalism Pyramids

February  26  –  1)  Finish 15 – 1  Vikings & Kings vs the Church    2)  Study Time Survey    3)  Assign Review 15 – 1 & Vocabulary Due tomorrow

February  25  –  1) Chapter 14 Test results    2)  Vidio – “The Last Samurai” (10:01 – 22:53 – They are not Ready)    3) Start 15 – 1 Charlemagne

February  22  –  CHAPTER 14 TEST    Extra Credit due on Monday

February  21  –  Review Game  TEST TOMORROW!!

February  20  –  1) Overhead Review for 14 – 1 & 14 – 2    2)  Flashcards – due tomorrow       3)  5 Review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow (8 for Extra Credit)    TEST ON FRIDAY!!

February  19  –   1)  14 – 3 Life in Medieval Japan    2)  Assign Review 14 – 3 Due tomorrow    3) Hand out “Terms to Know” Reiew Sheets  5 Q’s & A’s due Thursday – 8 for Extra Credit    4)  Hand out Flashcards – TAKE THESE HOME TONIGHT!! – They are due Thursday even if we do not have school tomorrow because of the weather – If we do have school, I will give you time to work on the Flashcards during class!  EITHER WAY – THE TEST IS FRIDAY!!

February  18  –  NO SCHOOL – Presidents’ Day

February  15  – NO SCHOOL – Conferences

February  14  –  Motivational speaker from 8:30 – 10:15 in the Auditorium  1) The Last Samurai (0:00 – 10:01)    2)  Review 14 – 2  Bushido compared to the Code of Chivalry

February  13  –  1) Finish 14 – 2 (The Daimyo)    2)  Assign 14 – 2 – B   Due tomorrow

February  12  –  NO SCHOOL – Ice

February  11  –  NO SCHOOL – Snow

February  8  – 1)   Miss Orians – 8th Grade Scheduling    2)  14 – 2 – B   page 494 (Samurai)

February  7  –  1)  Start 14 – 2  Shoguns & Samurai    2)  Assign 14 – 2 – A  Due tomorrow

February  6  –  1)  Finish 14 – 1  Prince Shotoku    2)  Assign Review 14 – 1  Due tomorrow with Extra Credit    3)  More time was given to those students who did not complete yesterday’s “Open Book Chapter 13 Review”      Schedule Requests are due this Thursday signed by a parent/guardian!!

February  5  –  1)  College Credit Plus Overview   2)  Open Book Chapter 13 Review  Sheet (Africa)      Schedule Requests are due this Thursday signed by a parent/guardian!!

February  4  –  8th Grade Schedules – Assembly during 1st period      1)  Review 8th Grade Schedule Request Forms  –  Schedule Requests are due this Thursday signed by a parent/guardian!!                  2)  Start 14 – 1   Japan’s Geography & The First Settlers

February  1  – NO SCHOOL – Ice

January  31  –  NO SCHOOL – Wind Chill

January  30  – NO SCHOOL – Wind Chill

January  29  – NO SCHOOL – Snow

January  28  –  1)  Finish 13 – 3    Slavery    2)  Assign Review sheet 13 – 3

January  25  –  Start 13 – 3  Life in Medieval Africa & Queen Nzinga

January  24  – 1)  Finish 13 – 2  Islam in Africa    2)  Assign Review 13 – 2  (due tomorrow)

January   23  –  NO SCHOOL – Ice

January  22  –  TWO HOUR DELAY – Ice    Start 13 – 2  African Government and Society

January  21  –  NO SCHOOL – Martin Luther King Jr Day

January  18  –  1) Finish 13 – 1  East Africa    2)  Assign 13 – 1 & Vocabulary – Due Tuesday

January  17  –  1) Test results & updated grade    2)  Give extra copies of missing work – ALL MISSING WORK IS DUE TOMORROW!!    3) Start 13 – 2  African Geography & West African Empires

January  16  – Chapter 12 Test – Extra Credit due tomorrow

January  15  –  Review Basketball – TEST TOMORROW – STUDY

January  14  –  2 HOUR DELAY – Ice    1)  Dynasty order review sheet    2) Overhead Review 12 – 4    3)  5 Review Q’s &                              A’s due tomorrow    TEST WEDNESDAY!!

January  11  –  1) Overhead Review 12 – 3 (No student portion)    2)  Finish 12 – 4 & assign Review 12 – 4    3) Hand out “Terms to Know” review sheets         5 review Q’s & A’s due Tuesday/8 for extra credit

January  10  –  1) “You be the Teacher” start of 12 – 4 (due tomorrow)

January  9  –  1) Overhead Review 12 – 1 – B    2) Finish 12 – 3 & assign Review 12 – 3

January  8  –  1) Overhead Review 12 – 1 – A (No student assignment)    2) Start 12 – 3    The Mongols

January  7  –    1)  Top 10 Chinese Inventions   2) Finish 12 – 2   Chinese Art and Literature   3)  Assign Review Sheet 12 – 2

January  4  –   1)  Start 12 – 2  Chinese Inventions    2) Video snippet “The Silk Road”

January  3  –  1)  Finish 12 – 1   Buddhism Spreads to China    2)  Assign Review Sheets 12 – 1 – A & 12 – 1 – B                                                          (due tomorrow)

January  2  –  Start 12 – 1 Rebuilding China’s Empire

December  20  –  Test results and 2nd quarter final grades – modified schedule    (Movie in the afternoon)

December  19  –  Chapter 11 Test (Islam)     Extra Credit due tomorrow

December  18  – Review basketball – Chapter 11 Test tomorrow – STUDY!!!!

December  17  –  1) Overhead Review B    2) Use “Islamic Civilization Review” as a Practice Test – give the answers at the end of class            5 Q’s & A’s due tomorrow – 8 for Extra Credit – TEST WEDNESDAY!

December  14  –  1) Assign Review 11 – 3    2)  Show prayer time schedule, Alhambra & Taj Mahal pictures    3)  Hand out “Terms to Know” review sheets    5 Q’s & A’s Due Tuesday – 8 for Extra Credit – TEST WEDNESDAY!

December  13  – 1)  Finish 11 – 3 Muslim ways of Life    2)  Overhead Review A

December  12  –  ALL ROME TEST    Extra Credit due tomorrow

December  11  –  1)  Partner study for the Rome test    2)  Start 11 – 3  Muslim ways of Life    The ALL ROME Test is tomorrow – Study!!

December  10  –  1) Review copy of “Islam” – from the mosque in Perrysburg    2)  Finish 11 – 2 Later Muslim Empires    3) Partner review for the ROME test on Wednesday

December  7  –  1) Go over Rome Review sheets and hand out my copy (with answers) The test is Wednesday!!    2)  Start 11 – 2  (The Spread of Islam & Struggles Within Islam)

December  6  –  1) Survey Results    2)  Finish 11 – 1 The Rise of Islam    3) Assign Review 11 – 1

December  5  –  1) Test Results    2)  Survey – Amount of Study Time    3)  Start 11-1 Daily Life in Early Arabia    4) All Rome Review due tomorrow

December  4  –  Chapter 10 Test  –  Extra Credit due tomorrow

December 3  –  Review basketball – Chapter 10 Test tomorrow – STUDY!!

November  30  – 1)  Overhead Review 10 – 1    2)  Video (Birth of Christianity – 1:04 – 15:00)    3) Hand out “Terms to Know” sheets and assign 5 Review Q’s & A’s for Monday (8 for Extra Credit)  –  TEST TUESDAY!!

November  29  –  1)  Skim Review 10 – 3    2)  Timeline (Comparing Rome and Greece)

November  28  –  1) Video (Perpetua – Constantine  37:45 – 45:50)    2)  Finish 10 – 3  (The Byzantine Church)    3)  Assign Review 10 – 3

November  27  –  1)  Start 10 – 3  (The Byzantine Church)    2)  Video  (Paul – Perpetua    30:10 – 37:45)

November  26  –  1) Finish 10 – 2  (The Early Church) – Church Hierarchy Overhead Pyramid    2)  Assign Review 10 – 2

November  20  –  OHIO STATE vs that team up north logic problem competition                                              Final Score      OSU = 4    Michigan = 1   (1 class was a no contest because it had no Michigan fans!)          OHIO STATE now leads the series 20 – 2  with 2 ties       HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!   

November  19  –  Start 10 – 2 The Early Church    TO RECEIVE ANY PARTIAL CREDIT, ALL MISSING 2nd QUARTER WORK MUST BE TURNED IN TOMORROW!!

November  16  –  1)  1) Finish 10 – 1  The First Christians    2)  Assign Review 10 – 1    3) Provide extra copies on missing 2nd quarter work – TO RECEIVE ANY CREDIT, ALL MISSING WORK IS DUE BY NEXT TUESDAY!!

November  15  – NO SCHOOL – Ice

November  14  –  1) Chapter 9 Test results    2)  Start 10 – 1  The First Christians

November  13  –  Chapter 9 Test  –  Extra Credit Word Search due tomorrow

November  12  – Review Basketball – Chapter 9 Test tomorrow – STUDY!!       Veterans’ Day assembly (3rd period and 15 minutes of 4th period)

November  9  – NO SCHOOL – Conferences

November  8  –  1) Overhead Review for 9-3    2) Assign Flashcards    3) Hand out “Terms to Know” Review Sheets – 5 Q’s & A’s due Monday – Chapter 9 Test Tuesday – STUDY!!

November  7  –  1) Midterm Election Results Discussion   2)  Overhead Review 9-2    3) Assign Review 9-2-B & 9-3

November  6  –  1) Finish 9-3    2)  Overhead Review 9-1    3) Assign Review 9-2-A

November  5  –  1) The Age of Justinian    2)  Assign Roman Republic & Roman Empire Timelines

November  2  –  1) 2 minute video – “Did Nero Fiddle While Rome Burned?”    2)  Partner Reading – “A Wild Goose Chase” – pages 311-316    3) Start 9 – 3  “The Rise of the Byzantines”

November  1  –  Finish 9 – 2 (The Legacy of Rome)

October  31  –  1) Video “The Real Story of Halloween Part 1 of 3” 15:00    2) 9-2  Rome Falls – pages 322 – 324

October  30  -Start 9 – 2 (The Decline of Rome)    2) Assign Review 9-1-A & 9-1-B – Due Thursday!!

October  29  –  1) Finish 9-1 (Families – Religion)    2) Wood County Board of Elections – Getting your sample ballot to see candidates and issues

October  26  –  1) Test Results    2)  Start 9-1 (Roman Culture – pages 303 – 305)    3)  Math % – “Write it as you Read it”

October  25  –  Chapter 8 Test – Extra Credit Word Search due tomorrow

October  24  –  Review basketball – Chapter 8 Test tomorrow – STUDY!!!!

October  23  –  1)  Flashcards – due tomorrow    2)  Practice Test    3)  5 Review Q’s & A’s Due Tomorrow (8 for Extra Credit) TEST THURSDAY- Study Your Review Sheets!!

October  22  –  1) Overhead Review 8 – 3    2)  Assign Review 8 – 4    3) Hand out” Terms to Know” review sheets  5 Q’s & A’s due Wednesday – TEST THURSDAY!!

October  19  –  1) 2 minute video (The Colosseum)    2)  Overhead Review 8-1 & 8-2    3)  Finish 8-4 (A Booming Economy)

October  18  –  1) Evacuation Drill Review    2)  8 – 4 (The Good Emperors)    3) Assign 8-3 Review – due tomorrow

October  17  –  1)  3 minute video (Gladiators)    2)  Start 8 – 4 (Augustus and the Pax Romana)  Evacuation/Lock-down drill after lunch

October  16  –  1) Video  (Rome in England) – (15:01 – 22:21)    2)  Finish 8 – 3  (The 2nd Triumvirate)    3) Assign Review 8 -2-A  & 8-2-B  (due tomorrow)

October 15  –  1) Skim review the Punic Wars    2)  Start 8 – 3 (Trouble in the Republic & Julius Caesar)    3) Assign Review 8-2-A  &  8-2-B  (due Wednesday)

October  12  –  Finish 8 – 2 (The Punic Wars)    Adjusted morning 1st – 8th period schedule – “The Outsiders” shown in the afternoon

October  11  –  Start 8 – 2  Romes Government & Law (pages 269 – 273)

October  10  –  1) Hand out missing work – ALL MISSING WORK IS DUE BY FRIDAY!! No credit will be given after Friday    2)  3 minute video (Ancient Rome 2 – The Republic)    3) Read and discuss 265 – 267 (The Birth of a Republic)    4)  Assign 8 – 1 Review – due tomorrow

October  9  – 1)  Mrs. Allen’s presentation    2)  Assign the Greek Timeline review – due Thursday    (all day 7th grade staff meeting)

October  8  – NO SCHOOL – Columbus Day

October  5  –  !) Test results    2) Start 8 – 1 The Origins of Rome

October 4  –  Chapter 5 Test -Extra Credit due tomorrow

October  3  – Review Game – Chapter 5 test tomorrow – STUDY your Terms to Know sheets!!!!

October  2  –  1) Overhead Review for 5-4 & 5-3 (again)    2)  Flashcards – due tomorrow    3) 5 review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow (8 for extra credit) THE TEST IS THURSDAY!!

October  1  –  1) Overhead Review for 5-1 & 5 – 2    2)  Timeline Introduction – students complete on their own and then go over together    3) Hand out Terms to Know review sheets    4) Write 5 review questions and answers for Wednesday (8 for extra credit) – The test is Thursday!!

Sept  28  –  1) Finish 5 – 4 Greek Science and Math    2) Assign Review Sheet 5 – 4

Sept  27  –  1)  Overhead Review 5 – 3  (What did I have for yesterday’s assignment?)    2)  Start 5 – 4 Greek Culture Spreads & Philosophy

Sept  26  –  1) 10 minute video on Pericles and the Parthenon    2) Partner read 5 -3 (pages 175 – 179) and make your own “Terms to Know” sheets

Sept  25  –  1) 13 minute video on Socrates    2) Finish 5 – 2 (The Historians)    3) Assign Review 5 – 2

Sept  24  –  1) Start 5 – 2  (Greek Philosophers)    2)  Aesop’s Fables Assignment

Sept  21  –  1) Finish 5 – 1 (Greek Drama, Art, and Architecture)    2) Assign Review Sheet 5-1-A & 5-1-B (combined grade)

Sept  20  –   Started 5-1   (Greek Mythology, Poetry, and Fables)

Sept  19  –  1) Test results & updated grades    2) Multiplication facts test example    3)  Test corrections – due tomorrow

Sept  18  –  1) Chapter 4 Test – The Ancient Greeks    2) Extra Credit word search due at the START of class tomorrow

Sept  17  –  Review Basketball – The Chapter 4 Test is tomorrow – STUDY your Terms to Know sheets!!!!

Sept  14  –  1)  Read & discussed pages 144 – 46 (The Peloponnesian War)    2) Complete review sheet 14-4-A & 14-4-B    3)  5 review Q’s & A’s are due Monday – 8 may be written for extra credit (Write the Q’s & A’s from your “Terms to Know” sheets)  TEST TUESDAY!!!! STUDY!!!!

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Sept  5  –  1) Video snippet (Decision in Athens – 11:45 – 15:24)    2) Complete 4 – 2 – A together (Sparta) – Method 3 with the questions not in order (Preview the questions before reading the passage)

Sept 4  –  1) Finish discussing 14 – 1 – B  The Early Greeks    2) Assign review sheet 14 – 1 – B

August 31 – 1) Economics Review (recession/depression, law of supply and demand) in relation to the Dark Age         2) Start 14 – 1 – b  (Method 2 – read the passage before you read the comprehension questions)

August 30  –  Method 1 – read questions before you read the passage (Together in class) Read 14 – 1 – A  The Early Greeks and answer the questions together

August 29 – Book Introduction -A due tomorrow

August 28 – Review & discuss SLO #2

August 27 – Review & discuss SLO #1   (Please, sign & return the bottom of the Procedures and Policies sheet if you have not already done so.

 

August 24 – Class Procedures & Policies  (7th Grade class meeting with Mrs. Beard in the auditorium)

August 23 – SLO #2 Pretest

August 22 – SLO #1 Pretest

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

May 31 – Students were shown their grades (4th Quarter & Final)   LAST DAY OF SCHOOL!   HAVE A GREAT SUMMER!!

May 30  – Robin Hood Video – Battle Positions to the end

May 29  –  Chapter 18 Test for periods 3, 4, and 5  (Test results and missing work for other classes)

May 28  – NO SCHOOL – MEMORIAL DAY

May 25  –  Chapter 18 Test for periods 1, 2, 6, and 7.  Periods 3, 4, and 5 will take the test on Tuesday.

May 24 – Review Basketball – Chapter 18 Test on Friday

May 23  –  1) Review 18 – 4 due tomorrow (Friday for periods 6 & 7)    2) Explorer Timeline due tomorrow (Friday for periods 6 & 7)    3) 5 Review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow for periods 1 – 5    THE CHAPTER 18 TEST IS FRIDAY!!

May 22  –  ***Periods 1 – 5 ***   1) Robin Hood Video – Side B – scene 10    2) Finish 18 – 4    3) Hand out the “Terms to Know” sheets  (5  review Q’s & A’s due Thursday – 8 for extra credit – TEST FRIDAY)

*** Periods 6 and 7 ***    1) Finish 18 – 4    2) Assign Review 18 – 4 and the Explorers Timeline – due Friday   3) Hand out the “Terms to Know” sheets – 5 review Q’s and A’s due TOMORROW!!!! – Test Friday

May 21  –  1) Robin Hood Video ( Side B – scenes 6 – 9  –  19:50 – 34:34)    2) 18 – 4 Trouble in the Colonies 

May 18  –  1) Robin Hood Video ( Side B – scenes 1 – 5)    2) Start 18 – 4     Settling North America

May 17  –  1) Robin Hood Video ( “Call off Christmas – Gisborne Penalized – End of Side A)    2) Finish 18 – 3    3)  Assign Review 18 – 3          Honors Breakfast

May 16  –  Toledo Mud Hens game

May 15  –  1)  Robin Hood Video (48:17 – 57:06 – Sunday Church)    2)  18 – 3 French Philosophes

May 14  –  1)  Robin Hood Video ( parts of scenes 11 & 12)    2)  Start 18 – 3 (pages 681 – 83) New Ideas About Politics – Locke & Montesquieu

May 11  –  1) Robin Hood Video (24:57 – 36:51 – Sherwood Forest)    2) Finish 18 – 2 The Scientific Revolution    3)  Assign Review 18 – 2

May 10  –  1) Robin Hood Video (21:40 – 24:57 – Meeting with Marian)    2) 18 – 2  A Revolution in Astronomy    3) Assign Review 18 – 1 – B

May 9  –  1) Start 18 – 2  The Scientific Revolution    2)  Video “Robin Hood” up to 19:41 “Hundreds of em”    Job Fair 9:00 – 10:00

May 8  –  1) Finish 18 – 1  (Mercantilism & The Columbian Exchange)    2)Assign 18 – 1 – A                                                                 3) Robin Hood Video (periods 2 & 3) up to 11:00 “Home”

May 7  –  1)  Chapter 17 Test results    2)  Extra copies of missing work – All missing work is due by Friday    3) Start 18 – 1  The Age of Exploration (Pages 659 – 664)

May 4  – CHAPTER 17 TEST!! – Extra Credit Due Monday

May 3  –  1) Review Basketball    2) Chapter 17 Test Tomorrow!!!!

May 2  –  1) Terms to Know – overhead review for sections 3 & 4    2) Flashcards due tomorrow    3)  5 Review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow (8 for Extra Credit) – Chapter 17 Test on Friday

May 1  –  1) Terms to Know – overhead review for sections 1 & 2    2) 5 Review Q’s & A’s due Thursday (8 for Extra Credit) – Chapter 17 Test on Friday

April 30  –  1)  Finish 17 – 4 The English Reformation    2)  Assign Review 17 – 4  (A & B)

April 27  –  Post AIR Test Fun Day – Movie in the morning “Wonder”/Outside in the afternoon  5th Grade Science AIR Test (Morning and Afternoon Sessions)

April 26  –  7th Grade Math AIR Test (Morning & Afternoon Sessions)

April 25 – 1) End of Year Test results    2) Math Review -Using Proportions to Solve Story Problems    6th Grade Math AIR Test (Morning & Afternoon Sessions)

April 24  –  1)  Year End Test    2)  Math Review – Probability (Independent and Dependent)    5th Grade Math AIR Test (Morning & Afternoon Sessions)

April 23  –  1)  17 – 4   The Spanish Inquisition    2)  Year End Test Review – TEST TOMORROW – STUDY Your Yellow Review Sheets!!!!    3) Math Review – Figuring Angles With Parallel Lines Cut By Transversals – You Write The Equations Version

April 20  –  1)  Start the Counter-Reformation (pages 643 – 645   1/2)    2) Go over yesterday’s “All Year Review” – TEST ON TUESDAY!!!!    3) Math Review – Figuring Angles With Parallel Lines Cut By Transversals

April 19  –  1) Assign the End of Year Review sheet    2)  Math Review – Complementary an Supplementary – Write the Equation and Solve

April 18  –  1)  What we did not get to cover from Chapter 18 – “All Year Review”                                            2) Math Review – I = prt

April 17  –  1)  Finish 17 – 3  Calvinism    2)  Assign Review 17 – 3    3) Math Review Inequalities – sign “flips” #’s 5 and 9

April 16  –  1)  Start 17 – 3  The Reformation    2) Math Review – Inequalities #2 & #3

April 13  –  1) Finish 17 – 2  The Renaissance Spreads    2) Assign 17 – 2 Review Sheet    3) Math Review – 2 Step Equations with Negative Answers

April 12  –  7th Grade Language Arts AIR Test (Morning & Afternoon Sessions)

April 11  –  1) 17 – 2 Artists in Renaissance Italy    2)  Math Review – 2 Step Equations               6th Grade Language Arts AIR Test (Morning & Afternoon Sessions)

April 10  –  1)  17 – 2  The Printing Press & Leonardo da Vinci    2) Math Review – Fractions to Percents & Write It As You Read It (From an old % pretest)                                                             5th Grade Language Arts AIR Test (Morning & Afternoon Sessions)

April 9  –  1) Feudalism Simulation

April 6  –  1)  Start 17 – 2  Renaissance Humanism    2)  Math Review – %’s “Write It As You Read It” and Unit Rates “Price Per Pound”

April 5  –  1) Video – The Plague in Europe (31:34 – 36:04)    2)  Finish 17 – 1  The Urban Noble    3) Assign review 17 – 1    4) Math Review – %’s “Write It As You Read It”

April 4  –  1) Video – The Plague in Europe (22:50 – 31:34)    2) 17 – 1  The Rise of Italy’s City States    3)  Math Review – %’s “Write It As You Read It”

April 3  – Two Hour Delay – Inservice    Welcome Back!!    1)  Start 17 – 1 The Italian Renaissance    Acts of Kindness Assembly – 10:00

SPRING BREAK

March 23  –  1) Finish 15 – 5  “The Hundred years War/Joan of Arc, the Spanish Reconquista”    2)  Assign Review 15 – 5    Northwest Water and Sewer District presentation during ICE & part of 3rd period – Honor Roll Pictures 4th & 5th Periods – Student Council Trip 6th – 8th (Double class with Mrs. Brough’s class)

March 22  –  1) Vision Screening in the Media Center    2)  Mrs. Allen’s social media safety presentation

March 21 –  1) Video “The Plague – Asia”    2) Start 15 – 5 “The Black Death – Europe”    3) Similar Figures – Redraw (Part 2)

March 20 – 1) Finish 15 – 4 Medieval Culture    2) Similar Figures Review – Redraw                                  10:00 – Musical Preview

March 19  –  1) Start 15 – 4  The Inquisition    2)  Video – The Making of the Last Samurai    3) Similar Figures Review (Tree Height Question) – On some days, we will review Math concepts for the upcoming AIR Test

March 16  – CHAPTER 15 TEST – Extra Credit due Monday

March 15  –  Review Basketball – TEST TOMORROW!! Study your “Terms to Know” sheets!

March 14  –  1) Overhead Review for 15 – 2 & 15 – 3    2)  Medieval Timeline 1 due tomorrow    3)  5 review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow – up to 10 for extra credit – TEST FRIDAY!!!!

March 13  –  1) The Last Samurai – (2:14:00 – 2:21:00) conclusion    2)  Review sheets 15 – 3 – A and 15 – 3 – B    3) Hand out “Terms to Know” sheets – 5 review Q’s & A’s due Thursday – up to 10 for extra credit – TEST FRIDAY!!!!

March 12  –  1)  Takamori Saigo – The Real Last Samurai    2)  The Last Samurai – (2:08:00 – 2:14:00) – “Final Attack”    3)  15 – 3  The Crusades    4)  Assign Review 15 – 2 – B

March 9  –  1) 15 – 3  Early France and the Kievan Rus    2) The Last Samurai – (1:52::00 – 2:08:00) – “I Will See You on the Field”

March 8  –  1) Feudalism – Good or Bad?  – pages 532 – 533    2) Start 15 – 3 (England in the Middle Ages)    3)  The Last Samurai – (1:40:00 – 1:52:00) – “Preparing for Battle”

March 7  –  1)  15 – 2 (Trade and Cities)    2) Assign Review 15 – 2 – A    3)  The Last Samurai – (1:27:00 – 1:40:00) – “Escape”

March 6  –  1)  15 – 2 (Medieval Life)    2) The Last Samurai – (1:14:37 – 1:26:54) – “A Meeting With the Emperor”

March 5  –  1) Start 15 – 2 (Feudalism)    2)  The Last Samurai – (66:55 – 74:37) – “Attacked”    3)  Assign Review 15 – 1 – B

March 2  –  1)  Finish 15 – 1 (Kings vs Popes)    2) Assign Review Sheet 15 – 1 – A    3)  The Last Samurai – (60;00 – 66:55) – “A Draw”

March 1  –  1) 15 – 1 (Charlemagne 515 – 519)    2) The Last Samurai – (49:34 – 60:00)  “A Talk With Katsumoto”

Feb 28  –  1) Test Results and Study Survey    2)  Start 15 – 1 Geography of Europe and Who Were the Franks    3) The Last Samurai “Fight in the Rain”  (38:00 – 49:34)

Feb 27  –  Chapter 14 Test – Japan   (Extra Credit Word Search due tomorrow)

Feb 26 –  TEST TOMORROW – STUDY!!

Feb 23  –  1) “Terms to Know” overhead review    2) Assign Flashcards    3) 5 Review Q’s & A’s due Monday (8 for Extra Credit) – TEST TUESDAY – STUDY!!!!

Feb 22 – 2 Hour Delay – Ice  1) Finish 14 – 3  Japanese Society    2) Assign Review 14 – 3

Feb 21  –  Suicide Prevention Presentation

Feb 20  – 1) Start 14 – 3  Japanese Religion    2)  Video “The Last Samurai”  25:15 – 38:00

Feb 19  –  NO SCHOOL – Presidents’ Day

Feb 16  –  NO SCHOOL – Conferences

Feb 15  –  1) Video “The Last Samurai – Fact or Fiction”

Feb 14  –  1) Video “The Last Samurai” 20:04 – 25:15    2) Finish 14 – 2  “The Daimyo Divide Japan”    3) Assign review 14 – 2 (A & B combined)

Feb 13  –  1) Final 8th grade schedule turn in    2)  14 – 2  “Who Were the Samurai”    2)  Video “The Last Samurai”  10:00 – 20:04

Feb 12  –  1) 8th grade schedule turn in and review    2)  Start 14 – 2    3) Video “The Last Samurai” 0:00 – 10:00

Feb 9  – NO SCHOOL – Snow

Feb 8  – 1) Scheduling Questions    2)  Finish 14 – 1  Prince Shotoku    3)  Assign review 14 – 1

Feb 7  – NO SCHOOL – Snow

Feb 6  –  1) Discuss 8th grade schedules – Scheduling meeting 1st and 2nd periods    2) Scheduling forms are due this Friday, February 9th – Parents/Guardians must sign the request form!!

Feb 5  –  14 – 1 The First Settlers    2 HOUR DELAY – Snow  

Feb 2  –  1) Ibn Battuta -“Mankind – The Story of all of us”    2)  Start 14 – 1  The Geography of Japan

Feb 1  –  1) Timeline    2)  “You be the teacher” Chapter 13 review

Jan 31  –  1) Finish 13 -3 (The Slave Trade – Art, Music, and Dance)    2)  Examples of Spirituals    3)  Review Sheet 13 – 3

Jan 30  –  1) Video review – The Crusades    2) 13 – 3 African Society and Culture – The Bantu Migration, Queen Nzinga and the Slave Trade

Jan 29  –  1) Mrs. Allen – “respect” presentation    2)  Video snippets – Silk Road and St. Paul review

Jan 26  –  1) Partner read pages 461 – 465 – class discussion    2) Read and discuss Mansa Musa & Islam in Africa    3)  Assign review 13 – 2

Jan 25  –  1)  Finish 13 – 1 (East African Empires)    2) Assign review sheet for 13 – 1

Jan 24  –  1) Start 13 – 1 (Climate and West African Empires)

Jan 23  –  Chapter 12 Test – Extra Credit Word Search due at the start of class tomorrow

Jan 22  –  Review Basketball      TEST TOMORROW!!

Jan 19  –  1) Overhead review “Terms to Know”    2) Dynasty review sheet     5 Review Q’s & A’s due Monday (8 for extra credit)   TEST TUESDAY

Jan 18  –  1)  Finish 12 – 4 (The Ming Dynasty)    2) Assign review sheet 12 – 4

Jan 17  –  1) Overhead Review for 12 – 1 – B    2)  “You be the Teacher” for pages 431 – 433     (The Ming Dynasty)

Jan 16  –  1) Overhead review for 12 – 1 – A    2) Finish 12 – 3  (Kublai Khan)    3) Assign review sheet 12 – 3

Jan 15  –  NO SCHOOL  – Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Jan 12  – NO SCHOOL – Snow

Jan 11  –  1) Start 12 – 3 The Mongols – Map Skills pages 424 – 425 and Genghis Khan

Jan 10  –  1) Finish 12 – 2 Chinese Society (Art and Literature    2)  Website – “Top 20 Ancient China Inventions”    3)  Assign review sheet 12 – 2

Jan 9  –  Start 12 – 2  Chinese Society  (Farming Improvements and New Technology)

Jan 8  –  NO SCHOOL – Snow

Jan 5  –  NO SCHOOL – Wind Chill

Jan 4  –  1) Finish 12 – 1 (China Reunites)    2) Assign review 12 – 1 – A & 12 – 1 – B

Jan  3  –  Start 12 – 1 – A  (China – Sui & Tang Dynasties)

December 21 – Santa’s Reindeer Logic Problem  – (Movies after lunch)

Dec 20  –  Chapter 11 Test (Islam)

Dec 19 – Review Basketball – TEST TOMORROW!!

Dec 18 – 1) Reference sheet on Islam from the mosque    2)  Terms to Know – “Helpful Hints”    3) Practice Test     5 review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow / 8 for extra credit

Dec 15  –  1) Finish 11 – 3  Muslim Life    2)  Hand out “Terms to Know” review sheets    5 Review Q’s & A’s due Tuesday – TEST WEDNESDAY!!

Dec 14  –  NO SCHOOL – Snow

Dec 13  –  1) Mosque pictures    2)  Students write “Terms to Know” for pages 388 – 390    3) Overhead review of 11 – 1    4) Assign review sheet 11 – 2 – B

Dec 12  –  1)  Finish 11 – 2  “Later Muslim Empires”    2)  Assign 11 – 2 – A

Dec 11  –  1) Video snippet  “The Start of Islam”    2) Continue 11 – 2  “Struggles Within Islam”

Dec  8  –  1)  Start 11 – 2 “The Spread of Islam”    2)  Assign review sheet 11 – 1

Dec  7  –  1) All Rome TEST

Dec  6  –  1) All Rome Review – TEST TOMORROW!!    2)  Finish 11 – 1  “The Rise of Islam”

Dec 5  –  1)  11 – 1   “Muhammad”    2) Go over the answers for the ROME REVIEW (I also gave them a copy of the key)    –  ALL ROME TEST THURSDAY!!

Dec 4  –  1)  Test results    2)  Start 11 – 1  ” Daily Life in Early Arabia”    3)  All Rome Review Sheet due tomorrow  – “All Rome” Test on Thursday

Dec 1  –  Chapter 10 Test – Extra Credit Word Search due Monday

Nov 30  –  Review Basketball – TEST TOMORROW!!

Nov 29  –  1) Overhead Review for 10 – 3    2)  Video segments from “The Rise of Christianity”                5 Review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow – 8 for Extra Credit – TEST FRIDAY!!

Nov 28  –  1) Finish 10 – 3    2) Assign review 10 – 3    3)  Hand out “Terms to Know” Review Sheets    5 Review Q’s & A’s due Thursday – 8 for Extra Credit – TEST FRIDAY!!

Nov 27  –  1) Overhead review of 10 – 1    2) Started 10 – 3 (The Byzantine Church)

Nov 21  –  OHIO STATE vs that team up north logic problem competition  HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!

Final Score      OSU = 3    Michigan  =  3   (1 class was a no contest because it had no Michigan fans!)

OHIO STATE still leads the series 19 – 2  with 2 ties

 

Nov 20  –  1)  10 – 2  (The Christian Church)    2)  Assign Review 10 – 2

Nov 17  –  1) Finish 10 – 1    2)  Assign Review 10 – 1

Nov 16  –  Start 10 – 1  (The First Christians)

Nov 15 – Chapter 9 Test

Nov 14 – Review Game

Nov 13 – 1)  5 minute partner study    2)  Practice Test – we went over the answers together           3)  Roman EMPIRE Timeline      5 Review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow (8 for extra credit)                    TEST WEDNESDAY!!

Nov 10 – NO SCHOOL – CONFERENCES

Nov 9  –  1) Overhead review for 9 – 3    2)  Flashcards    3) Handed out “Terms to Know” review sheets  –  5 Review Q’s & A’s due Tuesday – TEST WEDNESDAY!!                                       VETERANS” DAY ASSEMBLY – 9:30 – 10:30

Nov 8  –  1)  Veterans’ Day video    2)  “Terms to Know” review 9 – 2    3)  Roman Republic Timeline – assign after completing one letter together

Nov 7   –  1) Finish 9 – 3 “Byzantine Life”    2) Assign review 9 – 3

Nov 6  –  1)  Wood County Board of Elections website – “What is on tomorrow’s ballot?” – How to vote-discussion    2)  Start 9 – 3  – ‘The Byzantine Empire – Justinian and Theodora”

Nov 3  –  1) Finish 9 – 2 – B “Roman Culture”    2) Assign Review Sheet 9 – 2 – B

November 2 –  1)  Skim review pages 318 – 321    2) Read and discuss “The Fall of Rome” on pages 322 – 324    3)  Assign review sheet 9 – 2 – A

November 1  –  1)  9 – 2 – A (The Fall of Rome) – Problems & Reform Attempts    2)  Assign Review Sheet 9 – 1 – B

October 31 – 1)  “The Haunted History of Halloween” video and discussion    2)  “Gold Rush” fundraiser after lunch

October 30 –  1) 9 – 1 – B  (Roman Culture)    2)  1/2 of the period – Mrs. Allen’s presentation on “Bullying”

October 27  –  1) Review Roman Culture    2) Assigned review sheet in periods 1 – 5

October 26  –  Test results    2)  Section 9 – 1 – A  (Roman Culture – pages 303 – 305)    3) Assigned review sheet for periods 6 & 7  ONLY!!

October 25  –  Chapter 8 test – Extra Credit due tomorrow!

October 24  –  1) Played Review Basketball    2)  STUDY – Chapter 8 test tomorrow!!!!

October 23  –  1) Completed Flashcards – due tomorrow if not completed in class    2) Took Practice Test    3)  5 review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow (10 may be written for extra credit   –   TEST WEDNESDAY!!

October 20 – 1) Finish 8 – 4 (The Early Empire – The Good Emperors)    2) Assign review sheet 8 – 4        3) Hand out “Terms to Know” review sheets   –  5 review Q’s & A’s due Tuesday (10 may be written for extra credit   –   TEST WEDNESDAY!!

October 19  –  1) Start 8 – 4 (The Early Empire – Augustus)

October 18  –  1) Finish 8 – 3  (Julius Caesar)    2)  Assign review sheet 8 – 3

October 17  –  PERIODS 1 – 5   –  JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT                                                                                                                               PERIODS 6 & 7  – Review 8 – 2 and Colosseum video snippets

October 16  –  PERIODS 1 – 5      1) Go over review for 8-1 & 8-2 on the overhead                                                                                                         2)  Read & discuss pages 278-279 (8 – 3  Trouble in the Republic)                                        PERIODS 6 & 7    1) Go over review for 8 – 1    2) Read and discuss pages 278-279

October 13 –  1) Punic War(s) discussion    2)  Assign review 8 – 2 – B

October 12 –  1) “Super Rome” fact sheet on the projector    2)  Read and discuss page 273 – Roman Law    3)  Assign review 8 – 2 – A

October 11 – 1)  Start 8 – 2  Rome’s Government    2)  Assign review sheet 8 – 1

October 10  – 1) Test results and current grade updates    2)  Start 8 – 1 Rome’s Beginnings (Read & discuss pages 263 – 267)

October 9 – NO SCHOOL – Columbus Day

October 6 –  CHAPTER 5 TEST – Word Search Extra Credit due Tuesday

October 5 –  Review Basketball – TEST TOMORROW !!

October 4  –  1)  Make flashcards in class    2)  5 review questions and answers due tomorrow (Up to 8 may be written for Extra Credit)    TEST ON FRIDAY!!!!

October 3 –  1)  Finish 5 – 4 and assign the review sheet    2)  Hand out “Terms to Know” review sheet and go over 5 – 3 & 5 – 4

October 2 –    1) Start 5 – 4 (Epicureanism & Stoicism    2)  Video segment – “Athens defeats Persia”                                                   3)  Review sections 5 – 1 & 5 – 2

September 29 –  1) Greek Historians    2) 6 min video – “Voting in Athens”    3)  “You be the teacher” and write your own “Terms to Know” review sheet for 5 – 3 – Alexander the Great

September 28 –   1)  Group Activity – Aesop’s Fables      2)  Greek Philosophers – Plato & Aristotle    (Assign 5 – 2)

September 27 – 1) Greek Timeline    2)  Mrs. Allen – Bullying discussion                                                                                                      ** 7th Grade Teachers/Team Meeting **

September 26 – 1) Timeline tutorial    2) Start 5 – 2 (The Philosophers – Sophists & Socrates)

September 25 –  5 – 1 – B due tomorrow (Greek Drama, Art, and Architecture)

September 22 – 1)  Discuss pages 157 – 59 (Greek Poetry and Fables)    2)  Assign review 5 – 1 – A

September 21 –  1)  Critical Thinking Skills Activity 4 (Sequencing)    2)  5 – 1 – A Greek gods and goddesses pages 155 – 56

September 20  –  Test corrections

September 19 – CHAPTER 4 TEST – Extra Credit Word Search due tomorrow!

September 18 – Review Basketball – TEST TOMORROW – STUDY YOUR “TERMS TO KNOW” SHEETS!!

September 15  –  1)  Go over the “Terms to Know” review sheet    2)  Assign 5 review questions and answers for Monday’s review game    (Students may write 8 for Extra Credit)    CHAPTER 4 TEST ON TUESDAY!!!!

September 14  –   1)  Discuss Pericles and the Peloponnesian  War    2)  Silent Reading pages 142 – 146 & assign review sheet  4 – 4 – B

September 13  –  1)  Partner read pages 139 – 140    2) Discuss direct democracies vs representative democracies and the ideas of Pericles    3)  Assign 4 – 4 – A Review sheet

September 12  –  Finish 4 – 3 and assign review sheet

September 11   –   1) 9/11 Video and discussion    2) Read and discuss pages 132 – 135  (The Persians Attack)    4 – 3

September 8 – A Budding Democracy – Discuss Solon (started), Peisistratus (made progress), and Cleisthenes (concluded)

September 7 – 1)  Go over 4 – 1 – B from Tuesday – Discuss sentence structure!!    2)  Partner reading pages 128 – 130    3)  Assign 4 – 2 – B

September 6 -1) Hand out 4 – 2 – A and pre-read the questions    2)  “Read Around the Room” pages 125 – 128 (Sparta)   Complete 4 – 2 – A together  (The questions are not in order)

September 5 – Finish 4 – 1 – B (Review sheet due tomorrow)

September 1 – Start 4 – 1 – B  (Method 2 – read the entire selection, then read the first question and go back to find the answer)

August 31 – 1)  Go over class rules sheet. Parents/guardians are to sign this sheet.    2)  Book Introduction These were supposed to be done on Monday, but computer issues would not let me print the documents.

August 30 – NO SCHOOL  (FOG)

August 29 – Finish 4 – 1 – A together

August 28 – Start 4 – 1 -A together  (Method 1 – read the 1st question, then read to find the answer. Read the 2nd question, then read to find its answer etc) – if the questions are in order

August 25 – Results from SLO pretests

August 24 – SLO #2 Pretest

August 23, 2017 – SLO #1 Pretest

 

 

May 19, 2017 –  1) 18 – 1  (The Columbian Exchange)    2) Assign 18 – 1 – B    3)  Robin Hood

May 18th – 1) 18 – 1 (Mercantilism and Joint-Stock-Companies    2)  Robin Hood  (Scene 13)

May 17th – 1) 18 – 1 (English and French Explorers)    2)  Assign 18 – 1 – A    3) Robin Hood (Scenes 11 & 12)

May 16th –  1) ICE Project food truck (Periods 6 – 8)    2)  Video “Wargames” periods 1 – 4

May 15th – 18 – 1 (Technology/Prince Henry/Columbus/Magellan)  2) Robin Hood (scenes 9 & 10)

May 12th – 1) 18 – 1  (Trade With Asia)    2) Robin Hood (scenes 5 – 8  * skip the conversation)

May 11th – Chapter 17 test (Extra Credit word search due tomorrow)

May 10th – Review Basketball – TEST TOMORROW – STUDY!!!!

May 9th – 1) Flashcards -(people)    2)  5 review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow (more for extra credit) – TEST THURSDAY!!

May 8th – 1) Finish 17 – 4 – B and assign review sheet    2) watch the edited 1st 10 minutes of “Robin Hood”    3)  Hand out “Terms to Know” sheets – 5 review Q’s &A’s due Wednesday (more for extra credit) – THE TEST IS THURSDAY!!

May 5th – Junior Achievement

May 4th – 1) Finished 17 – 4 (The Counter-Reformation)    2)  Assigned Review 17 – 4

May 3rd – 1)  17 – 4  (The Counter Reformation in France)

May 2nd – 1) 17 – 3 “Terms to Know”   2) Calvin and predestination

May 1st – 1)  17 – 2 “Fill in the blank/ Terms to Know”    2)  Finish 17 – 3 and complete review sheet for 17 – 3  “Calvinism”

April 28th -ALL CLASSES – The conclusion of Apollo 13 & discussion (This includes the 1970 Tonight Show interview)

April 27th – Start 17 – 3  “The Reformation Begins” / Erasmus & Luther

April 26th – Review 17 – 1 – B (pages 614 – 615)

April 25th – Self Review for 17 – 1 – A (pages 609 – 613) – Write 5 key statements

April 24th – SLO Test results

April 21st –  1) Math AIR test (Periods 1 – 3)    2)  Apollo 13 – (Periods 4 – 8)

April 20th – 1) Math AIR test (Periods 1 – 3)   2)  Apollo 13 – (Periods 4 – 8)

April 19th –  1) Review sheet 17 – 2    2)  All Math review

April 18th –  1) 17 – 2  Artists in Renaissance Italy   2)  Math Review -Inequalities/Equations (variable on both sides)

April 17th – NO SCHOOL (Monday after Easter)

April 14th – NO SCHOOL  (Good Friday)

April 13th –  1) SLO Test  – Extra Credit due Tuesday

April 12th –  1) All Year Review Part 2    2) We went over All Year Review Parts 1 & 2 together – STUDY THESE REVIEW SHEETS TONIGHT!!

April 11th –  1) Video – “America before Columbus”    2)  All Year Review Part 1    – SLO Test on Thursday

April 10th – 1)  What we did not get to cover from Chapter 18 – “All Year Review”  – SLO Test on Thursday    2) Math review – Equations with variables on both sides

April 7th –  1)  17 – 2  New Ideas and Art – Renaissance Humanism    2)  Math Review – Similar Figures – rotated

April 6th –  1)  The Value of City-States — You Decide    2) Math Review – Similar Figures – redraw

April 5th –  1)  Air ELA Test (1st – 3rd periods)    4) Math Review – Similar Figures – extra info again    3) Apollo 13

April 4th –  1) Air ELA Test (1st – 4th periods)    2)  Math review – Similar Figures – extra information    3) Apollo 13

April 3rd –  1)  Video – The Plague continued – “The Pope cannot help”    2) Math review – Similar Figures

March 31st – 1) Middle Ages Timeline Part 2    2) Video – The Plague continued – “Spreading Through Europe”    3) Math Review – calculating complementary and supplementary angles again

March 30th – 1) The Urban Noble    2) 17 – 1 Review & Vocabulary    – No Math Review today

March 29th – 1) 17 – 1  ‘The Italian Renaissance”     2) Middle Ages Timeline    3) Math – calculating angles again!

March 28th – 1) 15 – 5 – Joan of Arc/The Spanish Inquisition    2) Assigned review sheet 15 – 5    3) We will review Math concepts at the start of most classes from now until the Math Air Test – today we reviewed calculating angles of complementary and supplementary figures

March 27th – 1) Video  “Mankind  – The Story of all of us”  – Plague    2)  Book pages 544 – 45  “The Black Death”

March 20 – 24 – SPRING BREAK

March 17th – 1)  Chapter 15 test results and end of quarter grades    2) Conclusion of “the Last Samurai” periods 1 – 4

March 16th – Chapter 15 test

March 15th – 2 HOUR DELAY – Snow    1) Test review    2) STUDY – The Chapter 15 test is tomorrow  THIS IS THE LAST GRADE FOR THE QUARTER!!    3) ALL missing work is due by Friday – I gave extra copies to those students with missing work again today!

March 14th – NO SCHOOL – Snow

March 13th –  1) Finished 15 -4 (Thomas Aquinas & architecture)    2)  Handed out “Terms to Know” review sheets – 5 review Q’s & A’s due Wednesday – Test on Thursday (EVEN IF WE MISS SCHOOL DUE TO THE WEATHER!!)  Students were instructed to take their review sheets home tonight!

March 10th –  1) 15 -4 (Thomas Aquinas biography)    2)  worksheet 15 – 3 – A & 15 – 3 – B    3)  “The Last Samurai” – The Battle – Round 1

March 9th – 1)  15 – 4  Religion and Society – the Inquisition    2) “The Last Samurai” – Preparing for Battle

March 8th – 1) 15 – 3  The Crusades    2)  “The Last Samurai” – Escape    3)  assigned 15 – 2 – B

March 7th –   15 – 3  The Kingdom of France and Eastern Europe and Russia

March 6th – 1) “Feudalism – Good or Bad”    2)  15 – 3  England in the Middle Ages – the Magna Carta    3) assigned 15 – 2 – A review

March 3rd – 1)  15 – 2 Trade and Cities    2) Assigned 15 – 1 – B review and Chapter 15 Vocabulary

March 2nd –  1) 15 – 2 Life in Feudal Europe    2)  The Last Samurai  “A Meeting with the Emperor”

March 1st –  1)  15 -2  “What is Feudalism?”  123 – 126 & charts of 3 different models   2)  The Last Samurai  “When I took this, you were my enemy.”   3)  Assigned review for 15 – 1

February 28th –  1) Finish 15 – 1  “Church vs State”    2)  “The Last Samurai” – “A Draw” – Quiz

February 27th –  1) Questionnaire – Time spent studying for the Chapter 14 test    2)  15 – 1  “The Early Middle Ages in Europe” – Geography, Charles Martel, Charlemagne

February 24th – Chapter 14 Test

February 23rd –  1)  Review Basketball    The Chapter 14 Test is tomorrow – STUDY!!!!

February 22nd –  1) Flashcards for people & terms    2)  5 review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow – more for extra credit    The Chapter 14 Test is Friday – STUDY!!!!

February 21st – 1) “Reading in the Round” pages 503 – 504 (Guilds & the Role of Women in Japanese Society)    2) Assigned review 14 – 2 – B & 14 – 3   3) 5 Review Q’s & A’s Due Thursday – TEST FRIDAY!! – “Terms to Know” sheets were distributed

February 17th –  NO SCHOOL – Conferences

February 16th – 1) 14 -3   Life in Medieval Japan- partner read pages 499 – 501 and list four key concepts    2) Video – “The Last Samurai” – A Good Conversation    3)   Review sheet 14 – 2 – A

February 15th –  1)  Notebook A from 14 – 1    2)  “The Last Samurai” – Fight in the Rain – Quiz

February 14th – 1)  14 – 2  The Daimyo Divide Japan    2)  “The Last Samurai” – What is your Name?

February 13th – 1) 14 – 2  The Rise of the Shogun    2) “The Last Samurai” – Village Life

February 10th – 1) 14 – 2  Nara, Japan – Buddhism spreads    2)  Hoops for the Heart Dodgeball Game – 8th Period

February 9th – Mrs. Orians will explain the scheduling process and students will begin on-line scheduling – a parent/guardian needs to sign the scheduling form, which should be brought to class                                               2 HOUR DELAY – Snow      We still completed scheduling.

February 8th –  1)  14 – 1 Early Japan (Prince/Emperor Shotoku)    2) “The Last Samurai” – training the troops

February 7th – 1) 14 – 1    Early Japan    2) Video – “The Last Samurai”    3)  8th grade schedule forms should be completed and signed by a guardian before this Thursday. Mrs. Orians will have students complete on-line scheduling during World History class that day!

February 6th – 1) 1st period – meeting with Mrs. Orians about scheduling    2) Class discussions the remaining periods    SIGNED SCHEDULES ARE DUE THIS THURSDAY – Mrs. Orians will be here on Thursday and we will fill out schedule requests during World History class that day

February 3rd – Chapter 13 Test – Medieval Africa

February 2nd – Review Basketball – TEST TOMORROW!!

February 1st – 1) Review – “Spirituals and Slavery”    2) Rome, Christianity, Islam, Africa Timeline    3) 5 review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow – more for extra credit – TEST FRIDAY!!

January 31st – 1) Discussion – Slavery in African and United States history    2) 5 review Q’s & A’s due Thursday – Test Friday!!

January 30th – 1) Overhead review for 13 – 2    2) Students read 13 – 3 “African Culture” and completed review13 – 3    3) “Terms to Know” sheets were distributed         5 Review questions and answers due Thursday – TestFriday!!!

January 27th – 1) Notebook A on the overhead    2) Mansa Musa’s pilgrimage

January 26th – 1) Partner reading pages 463 – 467 – “Pop Quiz” – no books     2)  Review 13 – 2 “Africa’s Government and Religion” – with books

January 25th – Government and Society – compared to organization of government in the United States and England

January 24th – 1) East African Empires of Axum and Zimbabwe    2)  Partner Reading – “Sundiata – The Hungering Lion”

January 23rd – 1) 13 – 1 (West African Empires)    2) Review sheet 13 – 1 – A

January 20th – Start 13 – 1 (pages 445 – 46/Africa’s geography)

January 19th – CHAPTER 12 TEST – Extra Credit due tomorrow

January 18th – 1) Review Basketball – Chapter 12 test tomorrow – STUDY!!!!

January 17th – TWO HOUR DELAY – Fog    1) Overhead review and study deletions    The test is now Thursday! Students who did not complete their review questions may complete them for tomorrow’s review game and receive partial credit.

January 13th – 1) Finished 12 -4 and completed review sheet    2) Completed dynasty review sheet (rulers and length)     3) Handed out “Terms to Know” sheets   5 REVIEW QUESTIONS & ANSWERS DUE TUESDAY – Extra Credit available – TEST WEDNESDAY!!

January 12th – 1) Start 12 – 4 (The Ming Dynasty) – read pages 431 – 33 & make your own “Terms to Know” review sheet

January 11th – 1) ‘Terms to Know” notebook for 12 – 2    2) Finished 12 – 3 and assigned review sheet / time given in class

January 10th – NO SCHOOL – Ice

January 9th – 12 – 3 (The Mongols in China) – Genghis Khan (partner read)

January 6th –  1) Start 12 -3 (The Mongols in China)    2)  “Terms to Know” notebook for 12 – 1    3)  Review sheet 12 – 2 / time given during class

January 5th – 1) Finish 12 – 2 (Art and Literature)    2) Video – “Silk Road”

January 4th – 1) Start 12 – 2 “Chinese Society”    2) Review sheet 12 – 1 – B / time given during class

January 3rd – 1) Finish 12 – 1 “China Reunites”    2) Review sheet 12 – 1 – A /time given during class

January 2nd – Start 12 -1 “China Reunites    TWO HOUR DELAY – Reunification Drill

December 20th – Santa’s Reindeer logic problem – Movie in the afternoon – SEE YOU IN 2017!!

December 19 – Chapter 11 Test – Extra Credit due tomorrow at the start of class

December 16th – Review Basketball – The Chapter 11 Test is Monday

December 15th – “Terms to Know” 11 – 2 (Fill in the missing information and study hints)    2) Video “Spain Defeats the Muslims”   3) 5 review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow (Write additional questions for extra credit) – Test on Monday!!

December 14th – 1) Finished 11 – 3 (assigned review)    2)  Looked at pictures from the Perrysburg mosque    3) Handed out “Terms to Know” sheets   (5 review Q’s & A’s due Friday – the test is Monday)

December 13th –  Started 11 – 3 (Muslim Ways of Life)

December 12th – NO SCHOOL (Snow)

December 9th – Finished 11 – 2  and assigned 11 – 2 – B comprehension sheet

December 8th – 1) Start 11 – 2 Islamic Empires and assigned 11 – 2 – A comprehension sheet     2)  Examined Islamic prayer schedule from March 2016 and discussed Ramadan

December 7th – 1)  Rome SLO Test    2) Assigned  11 – 1  review (The Rise of Islam)

December 6th – 1) Finished 11 – 1 (The Rise of Islam)    2)  Went over the review sheet for Chapters 8, 9, and 10 – SLO test tomorrow

December 5th – 1) Started 11 – 1 (The Rise of Islam)    2)  Assigned review sheet over Chapters 8, 9, and 10 for the SLO test on Wednesday (This was originally scheduled for tomorrow)

December 2nd – Chapter 10 test – The extra credit word search is due at the start of class on Monday.

December 1st – Chapter 10 Test tomorrow – STUDY!!!!

November 30th – 1) Reviewed the remaining “Terms to Know” sheet    2)  Reviewed for SLO #1 (Test Tuesday)    3) 5 review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow (write more for extra credit)  THE TEST IS FRIDAY!!

November 29th – 1) Reviewed 10 – 1 “Terms to Know” (students filled in missing information)    2)  Finished 10 – 3 and assigned review sheet       The Chapter 10 Test is Friday!!!!  (5 review Q’s & A’s due Thursday)

November 28th – 1)  Reviewed Roman REPUBLIC Timeline    2)  Started 10 – 3 (The Byzantine Church)

November 22nd –  1) Annual Ohio State vs Michigan logic problem  OHIO STATE WINS AGAIN!!!! Ohio State now leads this series 19 wins  – 2 losses  –  1 (tie)  GO BUCKS!!

November 21st – 1) 15 minute video “Christianity”    2)  Roman EMPIRE Timeline     Technology conference

November 20th – 1) Roman REPUBLIC Timeline – completed the first 2 together and went over the answers at the end of the period

November 17th – 1) Finished 10 – 2    2) Assigned 10 – 2 review sheet       TWO HOUR DELAY – FOG

November 16th – 1) Start 10 – 2 (A Growing Faith)    TWO HOUR DELAY – FOG    Many students did not complete 10 – 1 from yesterday – even with a two hour delay!

November 15th – 1)  Finish 10 – 1 (The First Christians)  2) Assign 10 – 1 review (Homework if not finished in class)

November 14 – Start 10 – 1  (The First Christians)

November 11 – NO SCHOOL – Conferences

November 10th – 1)  Election discussion    2) Discuss Chapter 9 test results

November 9th –  1) Chapter 9 Test     Donald Trump won the Mock Election. The popular vote was Trump 61 – Clinton 59. The 7th grade Electoral College was Trump 308 – Clinton 230.

November 8th – 1) 7th Grade Mock Election    2) Calculated the 7th grade Electoral College    3)  discussed the AP projected Electoral College         TEST TOMORROW!!

November 7th – 1) Review Basketball    2)  Offered “People of Rome” flashcards       The test is Wednesday!!!

November 4th –  1) Reviewed the actual Ohio Voter Registration process    2)  Reviewed the “Terms to Know” sheets    3) 5 review Q’s & A’s are due Monday (You may write additional Q’s & A’s for extra credit – The test is Wednesday!!

November 3rd – 1) Mock Election – filled out voter registration form    2) Assigned review 9 – 3    3) Handed out the “Terms to Know” sheets

November 2nd – 1) Discussed Emperor Justinian (9 – 3)    2) Assigned 9 – 2 – A  &  9 – 2 – B  – This is homework if it is not finished in class.

November 1st – Start 9 – 3 The Byzantine Empire

October 31st – 1)  The Legacy of Rome    2) Halloween Legends discussion

October 28th – 1)  Rome Falls 321 – 323     (Fundraiser reward dance periods 6 – 8 – 8th Period completed matrix # 9)

October 27th – 1) The Decline of Rome 318 – 320

October 26th – 1) Went over the answers on the Chapter 8 Test    2) Discussed the “Decline of Rome” chart on page 318  3) Assigned 9 – 1 review sheet

October 25th – 1) Study Survey    2) Finished 9 – 1 “Life in Ancient Rome”

October 24th – 1) Test results – students with D’s or F’s on the test were assigned the vocabulary sheet for the next chapter. Students with A, B, or C grades did not receive this assignment!  2) Started 9 – 1- A  Life in Ancient Rome

October 21st – Chapter 8 test – Extra Credit due Monday!!

October 20th – 1) Played Review Basketball    2) Chapter 8 test tomorrow!

October 19th – 1) Reviewed the rest of the “Terms to Know” sheet   2) Took a practice test    3) TEST FRIDAY – 5 Review Q’s & A’s due tomorrow – Extra Credit opportunity  – THE TEST IS THE LAST GRADE OF THE QUARTER!!

October 18th – 1) Completed 8-4 review sheet together   2) Handed out the “Terms to Know” sheets and went over the 8-1 section    3) TEST FRIDAY – 5 Review Q’s & A’s due Thursday – Extra Credit opportunity  – THE TEST IS THE LAST GRADE OF THE QUARTER!!

October 17th –  1) Julius Caesar – “Reformer or Dictator” discussion    2) Started 8 – 4  The Emperor Augustus (287 – 88)

October 14th – 1) Partner read the rest of 8 – 3 and discussed the 1st and 2nd Triumvirates    2) Started review sheet for 8 – 3    THIS IS NOT HOMEWORK  – I will give them more time on Monday.

October 13th  –  1) 8 – 3 Discussed “Problems in the Roman Republic”    2) Review sheet over 8 – 2 – B ‘The Punic Wars”

October 12th – Finished 8 – 2  – The Punic Wars

October 11th – 8 – 2 – A      Discussion on Roman law and law in the USA today

October 10th – 1) Read and discuss 8 – 2 – A (The Roman Republic)    2) Assign 8 – 2 – A

October 7th – 1) Finish 8 -1 (The Start of the Roman Republic)    2) Complete review sheet

October 6th – Start 8 – 1 (The Origins of Rome)

October 5th – Chapter 5 Test

October 4th – 2 hour delay – Fog    1) Review game     2) Test tomorrow (even if we have a delay)

October 3rd – NO SCHOOL – Fog

September 30th – 1) Complete 5-4 (including worksheet)    2)  Hand out “Terms to Know” sheets     3)  5 review questions and answers are due for Monday (Extra Credit available)    THE TEST IS TUESDAY!!

September 29th – Started 5-4   The Spread of Greek Culture

September 28th – 1) made Chapter 5 “people” flashcards and studied them with a partner   (7th grade staff meeting day)

September 27th – 1)  5-3  Student directed notes    2)  Alexander the Great – Villain or Hero

September 26th – 5-3 Phillip II and Alexander the Great

September 22 –  1) Aesop’s Fables exercise (in class)     2) Finished 5-2 and assigned review sheet (homework if not completed in class)

September 21st –  1) Started 5-2  Greek Philosophers    2)  5 minute video on democracy in Athens – “voting for war”

September 20th – 1) Went over test corrections (24 of the 25 questions were directly from the “Terms to Know” review sheets    2)  Finished 5 -1 and assigned 5-1 for homework (If it was not completed in class)

September 19th – 1) Started 5-1 The Culture of Ancient Greece

September 16th – 1) Greek Timeline due Monday    2) Test corrections due Monday – Only do the questions I circled!! Also, provide a book page number or circle the answer on the extra “Terms to Know” copy I gave you with your tests!

September 15th – Chapter 4 Test – Extra credit word search due tomorrow

September 14th – 1) Review game  – TEST TOMORROW!!

September 13th – 1) Greece timeline    2) The Chapter 4 test is Thursday – 5 review questions and answers are due tomorrow – students may write extra questions for extra credit

September 12th – 1) Completed 4-4-B in class (Sparta vs Athens)    2) Reviewed 4-1 & 4-2    3) Handed out the “Terms to Know” review sheets – the Chapter 4 test is Thursday – 5 review questions and answers are due on Wednesday – students may write extra questions for extra credit

September 9th – 1) 9/11 discussion    2)  Finished 4-4-A (The Athenian Empire/Pericles) and assigned review sheet

September 8th – 1)  Started 4-4-A (The Athenian Empire)

September 7th –  1) Athens  and Sparta comparison  2) We also completed 4-2-B together as a class

Solon Started the move toward democracy

Progress was made under Peisistratus

Cleisthenes “concluded” the move toward democracy

September 2nd –   4-2-A Sparta worksheet completed in class

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

April 5 – 1)  15 – 4  Religion and Society  A) The Inquisition  B) Treatment of the Jews      2)  Robin Hood Scene 13

April 4 –  1)  15 -3 – B (in class) The Crusades    2)  4 review questions and answers due Wednesday (Extra Credit opportunity)  Test on Thursday over Chapter 15 sections 1 – 3!!

For the next two weeks we will review math concepts for the Air test at the start of most classes. Today we are reviewing Volume and Surface Area (using diagrams).

March 24 – Reunification Drill

March 23 –   1)  15 – 3 – A Review sheet    2)  Robin Hood scenes 11 & 12    3)  Reunification Review

March 22 –  1)  15 -3 The Rise of Moscow

March 21 –  1) 15 – 2 – B  Feudalism worksheet    2) “Robin Hood” scenes 9 & 10

March 18 –  1) Bullying (Middle Ages vs today)    2)  “Robin Hood” scenes 1 – 8

March 17 – 1) St. Patrick’s Day Facts    2)  15 – 1 – B  “Terms to Know” review

March 16 – 1)  15 – 1 – A “Terms to Know” review    2)  Opinion – Feudalism: Good or Bad?

March 15 –  1)  15 – 3 Kingdoms and Crusades (pages 535 – 537) – Common Law & the Magna Carta    7th Period – Choir Practice

March 14 – 2 Hour Delay – Fog  1)  Mosque tour questions answered (Round 2)    2)  Life in Feudal Europe (pages 526 – 531)

March 11 – 1)  Partner reading – pages 523 – 526/ Complete review sheet individually -This is the last grade of the 3rd Quarter!!    2) Mosque review and tour questions    3)  Video – ‘History vs Hollywood – The Making of the Last Samurai”

March 10 –  1) 15 – 2  Trade and Cities    2)  Video – ‘History vs Hollywood – The Making of the Last Samurai”

March 9 –  1) 15 -2  Medieval Life    2)  Assign 15 – 1 – B  Review

March 8 – 1) Reunification Drill debriefing    2)  Making “The Last Samurai” & “Bushido”

March 7 – 1) Read and discussed 523 – 526 (Feudalism, Manorial System, Farming Improvements)

March 4 – 2 HOUR DELAY – SNOW    1) Started 15 – 2 (Feudalism) – Chart on page 523 only  2) Conclusion of “The Last Samurai”

March 3 – 1)  Finish 15 – 1 – B    2)  Scenes from “the Last Samurai”

March 2 – 15 – 1 – B  The Holy Roman Empire  10:00 Musical Preview

March 1 – 1) Charlemagne and Europe is invaded    2) Complete 15 – 1 – A in class

February 29 – 1) Mosque Tour pictures    2) 15 – 1 “The Germanic Kingdoms”    3)  “The Last Samurai” – Emperor’s Council

February 26 – 1) Survey Results    2) “The Last Samurai” – Bushido section    3) Start 15 -1 (Medieval Europe)

February 25 – NO SCHOOL (SNOW)

February 24 – 1) Test results    2) Student survey (Time spent studying, study methods, extra credit completion)

February 23 – Chapter 14 Test  – Extra Credit Word Search Due Tomorrow!

February 22 – 1) Review Game   Chapter 14 Test tomorrow – STUDY!!

February 19 –  1)  Made “vocabulary & people” flashcards    2) Handed out “Terms to Know” sheets    HW – Write 4 Q’s & A’s for Monday – Extra Credit Available    Chapter 14 Test on Tuesday!!

February 18 –  1) Partner Reading for 14 -3    2) 14 -3 Review in class

February 17 –  1) 14 – 2 – B (In class)    2) Various scenes from “The Last Samurai”

February 16 – 1)  Student notebook for section 14 – 1        2) 14 – 2 – A (In class)    3) Various scenes from “The Last Samurai”

February 12 – 14 – 2 (pages 494 – 497) Samurai, Shoguns, and Daimyo

February 11 –   Mrs Allen, Lake Middle School Guidance Counselor, will give a presentation on the appropriate use of social media

February 10 –  1) Students were given time to complete yesterday’s review sheet    2) We started 14 – 2 (Shoguns and Samurai) pages 492 – 494

February 9 –  1) 14 – 1 (Pages 488 -490)    2)  Review sheet – in class

February 8 – 1)  Test results and grade updates    2)  14 – 1 (Early Japan – pages 485 – 487)

February 5 –  Chapter 12 Test

February 4 – Review basketball Chapter 12 Test tomorrow!!

February 3 – 1) Timeline review    2) Dynasty leader(s) review    Chapter 12 Test on Friday    4 review Q’s & A’s due Tomorrow – Extra Credit available!!

February 2 – 1)  Discussed 12 -4  (The Ming Dynasty)    2) Assigned 12 -4 review    3) Handed out “Terms to Know” review sheets    Chapter 12 Test on Friday    4 review Q’s & A’s due Thursday – Extra Credit available!!

February 1 – 1) Missing work makeup    2) Reviewed 12 – 3 (The Mongols in China)

January 29 – 1)  Partner reading – pages 431 – 33 (The Ming Dynasty)    2) Make your own “Terms to Know” sheet and compare it to my notes

January 28 – 1) Read and discuss 427 – 429 (Mongol Rule in China)    2) Assign 12 – 3 review in class

January 27 – 1) Read and discuss 424 – 426  (The Mongol Invasion)    2) Assign 12 – 2 review in class

January 26 –  Read and discuss 420 – 422 (Chinese Art and Literature)

January 25 – 1) Confucianism, Daoism, and Legalism review    2) 12 – 2 Read and discuss 417 – 420 (Chinese Technology)    3) 12 – 1 – B review sheet

January 22 – 1) Finish section 12 -1 (pages 412 – 415)    2) Complete 12 – 1 – A in class

January 21 – 1) Test results   2) Read and discussed pages 409 – 412 “China Reunites” 8th period -Test

January 20 – Chapter 13 Test   – Assembly 8th period – Welcome for our exchange students

January 19 – Review Basketball – Chapter 13 Test tomorrow – STUDY your “Terms to Know” sheets

January 18 – NO SCHOOL – MLK Day

January 15 – 1)  Timeline – (Includes African Empires, Greece, and Rome)    2) HW 4 Review Q’s and A’s due Tuesday – Extra credit available – Test on Wednesday

January 14 –  1) Finished 13 – 3    2)  “Fill in the blank” for 13-2 Terms to Know    3) Handed out the Terms to Know review sheets    CHAPTER 13 TEST next Wednesday – 4 review Q’ & A’s due Tuesday – Extra Credit available

January 13 – 2 HOUR DELAY – Snow   1) Discussed African art, music, and dance    2) Started 13 – 3

January 12 – NO SCHOOL – Snow

January 11 – NO SCHOOL – Snow

January 5th –  1) African religions (pages 463 – 467)   2) My 13-1 as a review – In class

January 4th – 2 Hour Delay – reunification practice    Governments in African Empires (pages 461 – 463)

December 22 – SANTA’s REINDEER logic problem  – Modified schedule for after lunch movie day

December 21 – 1) East Africa (pages 450 – 453)    2) Complete book Quiz for 13-1 (Open book)

December 18 – 1) Test Corrections    2)   West African Empires (pages 447 – 449)

December 17 – 1)  Test results    2)  13 – 1 Africa’s Geography (pages 445 -46)

December 16 – Chapter 11 Test

December 15 – Review basketball – Chapter 11 Test tomorrow – STUDY!!

December 14  – Graded Chapter 11 Notebooks  Four review Q’s and A’s are due tomorrow – Extra Credit available  –  Test on Wednesday!!

December 11 – 1) Reviewed Bullying Survey results    2) Reviewed section 11 – 3 on “Terms to Know” sheet    3)  Four review Q’s and A’s are due on Tuesday – Extra Credit available  –  Test on Wednesday!!

December 10 – 1)  Fill in the blank – “Terms to Know” for 11 – 2    2)  11 – 3 review

December 9  – 1) pages 388 – 390 1/2 Muslim Ways of Life    2) Assigned 11 – 2 review

December 8 – Notebooks – “Terms to Know” for the last part of 11 – 1   Two Hour Delay – Fog

December 7 – 1) Notebooks – “Terms to Know” for the first part of 11 – 1   2)  Read and discussed Later Muslim Empires on pages 384 – 386

December 4 – 1) Students were given time to complete 11-1 (as needed)    2) Previewed 11-2 (Islamic Empires)    3) Students read section 11-2 in groups and completed the review sheet individually

December 3 – 1)  Read and discussed 376 – 378 (The Five Pillars of Islam)  2) assigned 11-1 in class   We also discussed the shooting in California. The SLO scores were fantastic!!

December 2 – Rome SLO Test

December 1  – Review sheet for Chapters 8, 9, and 10 – completed and correct answers given in class   The Roman SLO Test will be tomorrow. It also counts as a grade for this quarter!

November 30   The Chapter 10 Test scores were extremely low. Students receiving a “D” or “F” test grade have a vocabulary assignment due this Thursday.  1)  We started Chapter 11 – “The Rise of Islam” and read and discussed pages 373 – 375 in class.

November 24 – Chapter 10 Test

November 23 – Review Basketball

November 20  1) Students were given more time to complete the Roman Empire Timeline    2) Chapter 10 Practice Test

November 19 –  1)  Completed Roman Republic Timeline with a partner    2) Assigned Roman EmpireTimeline    3)  Handed Out “Terms to Know” sheets    Homework – Write 4 review questions and answers for MONDAY (Extra Credit available) The Chapter 10 Test is Tuesday!!

November 18 – 1) Partner read the rest of 10 – 3    2) Assigned 10 – 3

November 17 –  1) Students were given more time to complete 10 – 2    2)  “Terms to Know” review for 10 – 2 – A    3)  Students read and the class discussed 10 – 3 – A  (The Byzantine Church/359 – 361)

November 16 – In every class we discussed the Paris terrorist attacks   1)  “Terms to Know” fill in the blank review for 10 – 1    2)  Finish 10 – 2  (The Early Church)    3) Students started the review sheet

November 13 – No School – Conferences

November 12 –  Start 10 – 2  The Christian Church (352 – 354)

November 11 – 1) Finish 10-1 The First Christians    2) Students complete summary sheet in class    Veterans’ Day ceremony at 9:15

November 10 – 1)  Veterans Day Video    2) Wood County Youth Survey

November 9 –  1) Go over the Chapter 9 Tests    2)  Discuss 10-1 (The First Christians) pages 343 – 347

November 6 – Chapter 9 Test   (Extra Credit due Monday)

November 5 – 1) Review Basketball  Test tomorrow!!

November 4 – 1) Made flashcards  2) Practice Test   3) Homework – write 4 questions and answers from the “Terms to Know” sheet     The test is Friday!!

November 3 – 1) Students completed 9-3 in class    2)  Reviewed “Terms to Know” for 9-3                      3) Discussed today’s election    4) Students were given the entire “Terms to Know” sheet for the test on FRIDAY – STUDY!!

November 2 –  1) Finished discussing 9-3    2) Reviewed “Terms to Know” for 9-2

October 30 – 1)  Greek Timeline – went over answers on the overhead    2)  9-3  The Byzantine Empire – (Eastern Roman Empire) – discussed the transition – Happy Halloween!!

October 29 –  1) Students were given time to complete 9-2-b    2)  GREEK timeline (Resource skills) – Students worked in small groups to find dates for specific events in Greek history (This is simply a way to review Ancient Greece)

October 28 – 1) 9-2-B (Rome Falls & The Legacy of Rome)    2)  Started review sheet for 9-2-B

October 27 – 1) reviewed section 9-1    2)  Students read and discussed 9-2-A (The Decline of Rome) and started the 9-2-A worksheet

October 26 – We went over the tests from Friday. I pointed out where each question was taken from the “Terms to Know” review sheets.

October 23 – Chapter 8 Test – Extra Credit due Monday

October 22 – 1) Review game     2) Chapter 8 Test tomorrow. This is the last grade for the 1st quarter. STUDY your review sheets!!

October 21 – 1) Partner study with “Terms to Know” sheets    2)  Practice Test    3)  Test on Friday!!

October 20 – 1) Students completed 8-4 in class    2)  Distributed and went over “Terms to Know” sheets    3) Chapter 8 Test on Friday!!

October 19 – 1) Skim previewed “The Emperor Augustus”    2) Students started 8-3 in class    3) TEST ON FRIDAY!!

October 16 –  280 – 283 First Triumvirate to Julius Caesar & Second Triumvirate to Octavian (Augustus)

October 15 –  1) Gave students time to finish 8-2-B    2) Fill in the Blank – “Terms to Know” over 8-2-A   3) Read and discussed “Trouble in the Republic (278-279)   I am trying to complete Chapter 8 before the end of the first quarter. The test should be next Thursday or Friday.

October 14 – 8-2-B  Roman law and the Punic Wars – Started worksheet in class

October 13 – 1) 8-1 Rome’s Beginnings /”Terms to Know” on the overhead    2)  Read and discussed 8-2-A/Rome’s Government

October 12 – 1) Went over 9-1-B (Students corrected their papers    2)  Students were able to read 8-1 in small groups. They then completed 8-1 individually

October 9 – 1) Students were given time to complete 9-1-B    2)  Bullying Survey and discussion

October 8 – 1)  Students were given time to finish 9-1-A Life in Ancient Rome    2) Overhead transparency – Fill in the blank “Terms to Know” from 9-1-A    3)   Students worked in groups to read, discuss, and complete 9-1-B   We will be going back to Chapter 8 now. I wanted to cover 9-1 because it compares the Greeks (What we just covered) to the Romans.

October 7 – 9-1-A  Life in Ancient Rome (Worksheet in class)

October 6 – Chapter 5 Test – Extra Credit word search (Due tomorrow)

October 5 – 1) Review game    2)   Chapter 5 test tomorrow – Study your “Terms to Know” sheets!!

October 2 – 1) Checked Notebooks   2)  Students completed review flashcards and partner reviewed    3) Homework – 5 review questions and answers for Monday (two more may be written for extra credit)    I do not give partial credit for late review questions. We actually use the questions to play the review game.

October 1 – 1) Notebooks are due tomorrow – Students were given a chance to complete any missing notes today during class    2) 5-4 (in class)    3) Five review questions and answers are to be written for Monday – Students may write two more questions and answers for extra credit    4) Test on Tuesday!!

September 30 – 1) Students completed their own “Terms to Know” sheets and used them to complete an old worksheet from Mr. Mysinger (Students could use their books as needed)  2) We went over the answers at the end of class and compared the students’ “Terms to Know” vs Mr. Mysinger’s vs mine

September 29 – 1) Fill in the blank – “Terms to Know” from the overhead   2) “Read my mind” – students read the section in groups and predicted what I have on my “Terms to Know” sheet for section 5-3 (Alexander the Great)

September 28 – 1) Read and discussed Plato and Aristotles’ views on government – also discussed the early historians (Herodotus & Thucydides) 2)  In class – Students completed the study guide for 5 – 2

September 25 –  Fog – Two Hour Delay   1)  SLO #1 (Pretest)

September 24   1) Aesop’s Fables – matching game    2) Introduce Greek philosophers (5-2) (3rd Period did not finish 5-2 because of Picture Day)

September 23 – 1) Greek Art and Architecture – (in groups) Students read pages 162 – 163  2) (in groups) Students completed 5-1-B over the sections covered yesterday and today  3) Aesop’ Fables read and discussed the fable “The Boys and the Frogs”

September 22 – 1) “Terms to Know” over yesterday’s reading  2) Read and discussed pages 160 – 161 (Greek Drama)

September 21 – 5-1-A The Culture of Ancient Greece – worksheet completed in class

September 18 – Test corrections for partial credit

September 17 – CHAPTER 4 TEST (Extra Credit due tomorrow)

September 16 – 10 played Review basketball   2)  Chapter 4 Test tomorrow – STUDY YOUR REVIEW SHEETS!!

September 15    1) Reviewed “Terms to Know” for Section 4-4    2) Peer review using the orange review sheets   3) Test Thursday   4) Homework – 5 review questions and answers due tomorrow (7 for extra credit)

September 14 – 1)  4-4-B (4 review questions  2) I gave the students a copy of my (Terms to Know” notes and we discussed the front side   3)  Test on Thursday

September 11 – Read and discussed 142 – 144 ( The Age of Pericles)

September 9 – 1) Handout – “Terms to Know – Sparta and Athens”    2) Read, discussed, and completed 4-4 (A) together “The Athenian Empire” pages 139 – 140

September 8 – 1) Notebooks – “Terms to Know – City-States and Citizenship”    2)  Students finished reading 134 – 137 and completed the review sheet  4-3 (B)  The Persian Wars

September 4 – 1) Notebooks – “Terms to Know – The Minoans and Mycenaeans”    2)  Discussed 132 – 133 “The Persian Empire” 4-3(A)

September 3 – Worksheet from pages 125 – 130 “Sparta and Athens”

September 2 –  4-2 (B)  Sparta vs Athens power point  (In class) Discussed 128 – 130 – “Athens”

September 1 – 4-2 (A) We read and discussed “Sparta” on pages 125 – 127

August 31 – (In class) 4-1-B / Ancient Greece Activity