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Classwork and Homework

September 9 - 13

Monday 9/9

Geography Unit Test, Work on Theme of Geography Project (Google Classroom) (each den time with Mrs. Skeen this week will be devoted to working on the project - even Thursday )

 

Tuesday 9/10

Roles of Government - discussion of each role and provide three examples for each role, start the back "Foundations of Government" using textbook. (page 4 in notebook)

 

Wednesday 9/11

Background of 9/11 - Discussion with student sharing their knowledge, Nick News special.

 

Thursday 9/12

Identify 11 terms to know about 9/11 - page 6 in notebook, completed the back side of the paper-  students used posters around the room to explain the impacts of 9/11 answering the guided questions for each impact topic, last 15 minutes work on Themes of Geography project.

 

Friday 9/13

Finish the back of page 4 of notebook with the pages listed from textbook, notes and examples of types of governments for page 5 (teach-led notes). Projects will be submitted on Monday due to time used in class to finish government items. Quizlets posted in Google Classroom to study for upcoming test on Government types and terms to know of 9/11.

 

September 2 - 6

Monday 9/2

Labor Day - Holiday

 

Tuesday 9/3

Start Five Themes of Geography, page 3 in notebook - fill in notes from guided slides in class, sketch an example for each theme, start geography vocabulary.

HW: Be able to use relative location in association with your house to the school.

 

Wednesday 9/4

Finish page 3 of Notebook on Themes of Geography, Vocabulary related to topics, join Google Classroom and trouble shoot any computer log in issues

 

Thursday 9/5

Review of Themes of Geography, Kahoot, Classwork Assessment in Google Form, Introduce Theme of Geography Project

 

Friday 9/6

Work on Theme of Geography Project

 

August 26 - August 30

First day of school - 1st quarter dates (8/26 - 10/25)
Monday 8/26
Discuss all items in the handbook during each class. Explain expectations of class.
HW: Prepare for a Continents and Oceans Quiz on Friday - study where the 7 continents of the world are located as well as the Oceans
 
Tuesday 8/27
Icebreaker activity with key Social Studies words, Notebook setup, view teacher website and how it is used, 6 reasons why we learn about social studies brainstorming activity - discuss findings.
HW: Prepare for a Continents and Oceans Quiz on Friday - study where the 7 continents of the world are located as well as the Oceans
 
Wednesday 8/28
Geography Review (page 1 in NTBK) - teacher led notes on key terms to know, map skills to complete on world map and to create a usable world map to study in preparation for quiz Friday
HW: If "Geography Review page is not finished in class it is for homework, Prepare for a Continents and Oceans Quiz on Friday - study where the 7 continents of the world are located as well as the Oceans
 
Thursday 8/29
Check CW/HW page "Geography Review", Complete Map Skills handout "Know Your Way Around" (page 2 NTBK) - both items will be a CW/HW grade
HW: Prepare for a Continents and Oceans Quiz on Friday - study where the 7 continents of the world are located as well as the Oceans
 
Friday 8/30
Continents and Oceans Quiz, Cybersafety Lesson - Digital footprint information