Thursday, December 13, 2018

Please remember that NO late assignments will be accepted beginning, Monday, December 10.  All classwork/homework assignments are due when called for in class.

Homework:  

  • Africa Physical Features Classwork/Homework Assignment
    –Due the beginning of class on Monday, December 17.
    –For the classwork section, please make sure you have three bullet points for the “What” and three bullet points for the “Where.”
    –For Lake Victoria, Atlas Mountains, and Kalahari Desert, you will have only one or two bullet points on the “What” section.
    –For the homework section, please make sure you have three bullet points for the “What” and three bullet points for the “Where.”

  • The Physical Features Map Test is Wednesday, December 19

Here is a link for a practice map for the Physical Features Map Test.  You will need to draw in the Senegal River, the Gambia River, and the Drakensberg Mountains.  You will have a word bank for the Physical Features Map Test.

Practice Physical Features Map

Agenda

  • Political Map Test: Africa
  • Physical Features CW/HW assignment => work on the CW section of the assignment
    • The HW assignment portion needs to be completed at home
    • The entire assignment is due at the beginning of class on Monday, December 17

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Please remember that NO late assignments will be accepted beginning, Monday, December 10.  All classwork/homework assignments are due when called for in class.

Homework:  

  • Study for the Political Map Test: Thursday, December 13
  • Africa Physical Features Classwork/Homework Assignment
    –Due the beginning of class on Monday, December 17.
    –For the classwork section, please make sure you have three bullet points for the “What” and three bullet points for the “Where.”
    –For Lake Victoria, Atlas Mountains, and Kalahari Desert, you will have only one or two bullet points on the “What” section.
    –For the homework section, please make sure you have three bullet points for the “What” and three bullet points for the “Where.”
  • The Physical Features Map Test is Wednesday, December 19

The link below will take you to a practice outline map for the Political Map Test.  You will have a word bank for the Political Map Test.

Outline map of Africa

Practice Song for Countries of Africa

Here is a link for a practice map for the Physical Features Map Test.  You will need to draw in the Senegal River, the Gambia River, and the Drakensberg Mountains.  You will have a word bank for the Physical Features Map Test.

Practice Physical Features Map

Agenda

  • Physical Features CW/HW assignment => work on the CW section of the assignment
    • The HW assignment portion needs to be completed at home
    • The entire assignment is due at the beginning of class on Monday, December 17

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Please remember that NO late assignments will be accepted beginning, Monday, December 10.  All classwork/homework assignments are due when called for in class.

Homework:  

  • Study for the Political Map Test: Thursday, December 13
  • Africa Physical Features Classwork/Homework Assignment
    –Due the beginning of class on Monday, December 17.
    –For the classwork section, please make sure you have three bullet points for the “What” and three bullet points for the “Where.”
    –For Lake Victoria, Atlas Mountains, and Kalahari Desert, you will have only one or two bullet points on the “What” section.
    –For the homework section, please make sure you have three bullet points for the “What” and three bullet points for the “Where.”
  • The Physical Features Map Test is Wednesday, December 19

The link below will take you to a practice outline map for the Political Map Test.  You will have a word bank for the Political Map Test.

Outline map of Africa

Practice Song for Countries of Africa

Here is a link for a practice map for the Physical Features Map Test.  You will need to draw in the Senegal River, the Gambia River, and the Drakensberg Mountains.  You will have a word bank for the Physical Features Map Test.

Practice Physical Features Map

Agenda

  • Physical Features of Africa=> professional map
  • Physical Features CW/HW assignment => will review the assignment today; students will have the entire class period to work on the CW section of the assignment tomorrow
    • The HW assignment portion needs to be completed at home
    • The entire assignment is due at the beginning of class on Monday, December 17

 

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Monday, December 10, 2018

Please remember that NO late assignments will be accepted beginning today, Monday, December 10.  All classwork/homework assignments are due when called for in class.

Homework:  Study for the Political Map Test: Thursday, December 13
The Physical Features Map Test is Wednesday, December 19

The link below will take you to a practice outline map.  You will have a word bank for the Political Map Test.

Outline map of Africa

Practice Song for Countries of Africa

Agenda

  • Physical Features of Africa

 

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Fri-YAY, December 7, 2018

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Please remember that NO late assignments will be accepted beginning Monday, December 10.  All classwork/homework assignments are due when called for in class.

Homework:  Study for the Political Map Test: Thursday, December 13

The link below will take you to a practice outline map.  You will have a word bank for the test.

Outline map of Africa

Practice Song for Countries of Africa

Today in Social Studies

  • Great Rift Valley documentary => Facts during the documentary…due end of class!

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Thursday, December 6, 2018

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Please remember that NO late assignments will be accepted beginning Monday, December 10.  All classwork/homework assignments are due when called for in class.

Homework:  Study for the Political Map Test: Thursday, December 13

The link below will take you to a practice outline map.  You will have a word bank for the test.

Outline map of Africa

Practice Song for Countries of Africa

Today in Social Studies

  • Hi-lite the Professional Political Map of Africa
  • Complete
    =>Periods 3,4,6,7: Plotting Coordinates
    => Period 5: Introducing Africa
  • Complete shading of practice map of the countries of Africa

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

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Homework: NONE…Have a great evening!

Please remember that NO late assignments will be accepted beginning Monday, December 10.  All classwork/homework assignments are due when called for in class.

Southwest Asia/Middle East Unit Final: If you were absent today for the Southwest Asia/Middle East Unit Final, the make-up date is Thursday, December 6, at 8:10 A.M.

Test Alert: Political Map Test: Thursday, December 13

Today in Social Studies

  • Political Map of Africa

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

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Happy Hanukkah to my Jewish students!

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Homework: NONE…Have a great evening!
Please remember that NO late assignments will be accepted beginning Monday, December 10.  All classwork/homework assignments are due when called for in class.

Southwest Asia/Middle East Unit Final: If you were absent today for the Southwest Asia/Middle East Unit Final, the make-up date is Thursday, December 6, at 8:10 A.M.

Today in Social Studies

  • HDI/EFI Charts due at the beginning of class today!
  • Southwest Asia/Middle East Unit Final

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Monday, December 3, 2018

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  Image result for second night of hanukkah animated gif Happy Hanukkah to my Jewish students!

Homework: Study for the Southwest Asia/Middle East Unit Final tomorrow

If you were absent Friday, the make-up Interactive Notebook Assessment is tomorrow morning at 8:25.

Please Note:    No late work will be accepted after Monday, December 10!  We are getting ready to close out the quarter, and all work at this point must be turned in on time.  This does not affect MAKE-UP work due to absences– the standard rule applies.  One day to make up for each day absent.)

Today in Social Studies

  • Review the History Standards Quiz and the Governments/Economics Quiz 
  • Periods 3,4,6,7:  Plotting Coordinates 
  • Period 5: Introducing Africa

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Fri-YAY, November 30, 2018

      

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If you were absent Thursday, November 29, for the Governments/Economics of Southwest Asia Quiz, the make-up is Monday, December 3, at 8:15.

Southwest Asia Unit Final: Tuesday, December 4… study guide was given out on Monday, November 26.

Today in Social Studies

  • Current Event News Article due at the very beginning of class today
  • Second Quarter Notebook Assessment 
  • Second Semester Notebook Set-up
  • Economic Freedom Index Data Dig/HDI Data Dig=> complete by Tuesday, December 4

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