Author Archives: alockhart

10/7 – 10/11 OL

Monday 10/7

-Environmental Issues Quiz

-Country Review Chart


Tuesday 10/8

  • Warm Up: Check answers to review chart
  • -organized binder
  • -Handed back and reviewed quiz from Monday
  • -Video Clip

Hwk: study for Friday’s test Click here for study guide


Wednesday 10/9

Warm Up:


-Test Review Breakout (do not need to make-up if absent)


Thursday 10/10

Warm Up:

  1.  What are the causes of acid rain?
  2. What European country has been impacted by acid rain the most?

Test Review click here for the Kahoot Review


Friday 10/11

Test over Country Charts and Environmental Issues


9/30 – 10/4 OL

Monday 9/30

-project presentations continued

click here to take the learning check

click here to take project survey

No hwk!

Tuesday 10/1

*If you were absent on Monday, please take the learning check at home.  The scores did not count for a grade, but there are good practice questions for the upcoming test.  If you have already taken the learning check and would like to review your answers, click on the link from Monday.

Warm Up:

The Great Smog

-Write 3 “think-alouds” for sections 3 and 4 of the article

-complete the graphic organizer

Hwk: Complete classwork

Wednesday 10/2

Warm Up: Is pollution inevitable or preventable?

-Review Great Smog

Hwk: complete classwork



Thursday 10/3

-Review answers to yesterday’s classwork/hwk

-Chernobyl character questions (Due Tuesday 10/8.  This will count as a graded assignment)

6th Grade Dance: After school until 5:45


Friday 10/4

-Acid Rain in Germany Article and wkst

-Review Packet (this is not a homework grade, but it will help you study for your quiz on Monday) Click here to view the power point to check your answers


9/9 – 9/13 OL

Monday 9/9

Warm Up: How does geography impact where businesses are located?

-Uk Country Chart Research

Hwk: complete classwork  (go to the homepage of the blog to find the username and link to access the online textbook…. the password should have been written in your agenda)


Tuesday 9/10

Warm Up: What is a port city?

-Review UK Chart

-Begin Germany Chart

No hwk!


Wednesday 9/11

Warm Up: (9/11 tribute video) What was one new thing you learned about 9/11 after watching the video?

-Germany Chart

-Review Germany and begin Russia Chart if time allows

No hwk!



Thursday 9/12

Warm Up: What is the difference between urban and rural?

-Germany/Russia Charts continued

Hwk: Click here to check your answers to the Russia Chart


Friday 9/13

Warm Up: Russia has a higher total population than Germany but Germany is more densely populated.  Explain why this is true.

Learning Check over charts

Group Discussion Questions

No hwk!




9/3 – 9/6 OL

Tuesday 9/3

Warm Up:  Latitude/longitude practice

Review for test  (see last Wednesday’s blog for study guide and quizlet)

Hwk: study for test tomorrow


Wednesday 9/4





Thursday 9/5

Warm Up:  How did you prepare for your test yesterday?

Pokemon Go!

No hwk!



Friday 9/6

click here for pretest