MAIN causes of WWI

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Historical Thinking Skills

Cause & Effect
Finding the “why and the what happened” relationship between two or more events.

Categorization
Sorting or organizing information into a certain group.

Change & Continuity
Evaluating which ideas have changed and which have stayed the same.

Chronology
Arranging a series of events or eras into a particular order.

Compare & Contrast
Identifying similarities and/or differences between two or more things.

Contextualization
To understand an event in the broader conditions in which it existed.

Inferencing
To take what you know and all the available evidence and make an educated guess

Generalization
Making a broad, universal statement that represent facts.

Periodization
The ability to explain and describe characteristics that make up time periods in history.

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Skills Tutor

Social Studies Skills Tutor

Level 1  Skill Building Station Level 2Skill Building Station Level 3Let’s Make Acid Rain Simulation
1.    Social Studies Skills Tutor (Identifying Cause & Effect)·      Click Level 1

·      Click Learn

·      Click Practice

·      Click Apply

2.    Written Application

·      Complete the L1 Cause & Effect Activity

3.     Social Studies Skills Tutor (Comparing & Contrasting)

·      Click Level 1

·      Click Learn

·      Click Practice

·      Click Apply

4.    Written Application

·      Complete the L1 Compare/Contrast Task Card Activity

 

 

 

 

1.      Social Studies Skills Tutor (Identifying Cause & Effect)•       Click Level 2

•       Click Learn

•       Click Practice

•       Click Apply

2.      Written Application

·      Complete the L2 Cause & Effect Activity

3.      Social Studies Skills Tutor (Comparing & Contrasting)

•       Click Level 2

•       Click Learn

•       Click Practice

•       Click Apply

4. Written Application

·      Complete the L2 Compare/Contrast Task Card Activity

 

 

 

 

1.    Click on the Acid Rain PPT.2.    Answer the questions on the Acid Rain Handout

3.    Scientific Method Procedure-

·       “How many drops of acid rain will it take to dissolve a statue?” Show the students the exact size of the chalk that will be used, and exactly what one drop of “acid” looks like.

4.    Participate in the “Acid Rain” simulation (chalk & vinegar)

5.    Complete the Acid Rain Lab Sheet.

 

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Review Day Thursday

We will be finishing Religions of Europe and then doing a study day.

Here are some Quizizz Codes

390496

785768

872575
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Test Friday!!!

We will be finishing the Geography of Europe Unit on Friday

These topics will be on the test

European Physical and Political Features

European Environmental Issues

European Location, Climate and Trade

European Languages

European Religions

Make sure to use your study guide to study. It will be taken up on Friday.

 

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PBL in Media Center Today

Students will be in the Media Center today and tomorrow.

This PBL will be a semester long project. Students will be creating a travel agency itinerary and brochure

They will need to use the following site for their information

https://www.frommers.com/

France

Germany

Belgium

Poland

Italy

Spain

England

Scotland

Wales

Russia

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Here is the choice board.

Here is the choice board for those who need it.

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Projects due Thursday

Students have a Choice Board Project that was given out today.

The students have two tasks they have to complete.

This will be due on Thursday

Here is a news report similar to what is being asked to do

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=as2oGJKv0EA

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Quiz Pushed to Monday

Study your notes on Geography, Impact of Climate, Location, and trade, Environmental Issues.

Use Sheppards Software to study

hhttp://www.sheppardsoftware.com/European_Geography.htm

Quizziz Codes

Quizizz

045393

667912

903949

 

 

 

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Environmental Issues

Use the resources below to learn about the environmental issues facing Europe while completing → Europe Environmental Issues Cause&Effect Organizer

Air Pollution in the United Kingdom 

Air Pollution in UK (reading)

Air Pollution- National Geographic

UK air pollution ‘linked to 40,000 early deaths a year!

Acid Rain in Germany

Acid Rain in Germany (reading)

European Forests Fight for Survival

Acid Rain in Germany Blog

Effects of Acid Rain

Ukraine Nuclear Disaster 

Nuclear Disaster in Ukraine (reading)

‘Voices From Chernobyl’: Survivors’ Stories

National Geographic

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