Honors World History

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Honors World History | Posted on May 18, 2018

Final Exam Review Trivia-1yymhj0

Final Exam Trivia 2013-1m92wzl

 

Thursday May 17

LG: Learn about the Cold War.

  1. Cold War and Beyond Research packet
  2. Review for final exam

Friday May 18

LG: Learn about the Cold War.

  1. Cold War and Beyond Research packet
  2. Review for final exam

Monday May 21

LG: Learn about the Cold War.

  1. Cold War and Beyond Research packet
  2. Review for final exam

Tuesday May 22 

LG; Demonstrate knowledge of World History.

  1. Final Exams 1st and 2nd periods

Wednesday May 23

LG; Demonstrate knowledge of World History.

  1. Final Exams 3rd and 4th

 

 

 

Honors World History WWII Unit Plans May 9-16

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Honors World History | Posted on May 8, 2018

World War II Trivia-14mxvwn

 

Wednesday May 9

LG: Set the stage for WWII.

  1. Notes on setting the stage
  2. Notes on totalitarianism/fascism
  3. Path to WWII notes
  4. Read Hitler Coming to Power
  5. Munich Appeasement activity
  6. Faces of Totalitarianism Worksheet

Thursday May 10

LG: Discuss Hitler and how to stop him.

  1. Notes on Hitler
  2. Notes on Axis Aggression
  3. WWII Map activity
  4. London Goes to War article and questions

Friday May 11

LG: Axis powers and allied advances.

  1. Axis powers on attack and allied advance notes
  2. Pearl Harbor and 911 speeches Comparison
  3. WWII U.S. Japanese Internment camps Primary Source analysis activity

Monday May 14

LG: End of war information.

  1. Complete Japanese Internment Activity
  2. End of war notes and aftermath notes
  3. Video clip- Why we fight Nazis
  4. Holocaust notes
  5. Case Study: Dropping the Bomb Activity

Tuesday May 15

LG: Wrap up WWII unit information.

  1. Complete any activities.
  2. Review for test

Wednesday May 16

  1. Turn in packets
  2. Test Unit 8 WWII

 

Honors World History WWI Agenda April 27- May 7

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Honors World History | Posted on April 26, 2018

**Study help WWI World War I Trivia-1dy68k7

Friday April 27

LG: Learn about the conditions that lead up to WWI, and other underlying causes.

  1. Murder Mystery: Who killed Archduke Franz Ferdinand? role paly
  2. Notes on the beginning of WWI in packet
  3. Power point :underlying causes of WWI
  4. Read about the Schlieffen Plan
  5. WWI propaganda activity

Monday April 30 You need your textbook!

LG: Learn about the underlying causes of WWI.

  1. PowerPoint notes on World War I the beginnings
  2. Map assignment

Tuesday May 1 You need your textbook!

LG: Learn about the turning point in WWI.

  1. Notes on the turning point
  2. Answer questions on the opposing sides
  3. WWI Battles, complete storyboard in packet
  4. Zimmerman Telegram questions for Homework

Wednesday May 2

LG: Learn about the end of WWI and its after effects.

  1. Conclusion of WWI notes
  2. WWI: Over the top article and questions
  3. The End of Tsarism and questions

Thursday May 3 You need your textbook!

LG: What happened between WWI and WWII?

  1. A Flawed Peace Notes
  2. Compare the Treaty of Versailles https://www.britannica.com/event/Treaty-of-Versailles-1919 to Wilson’s 14 Points Wilson’s 14 Points-24m5myb
  3. Postwar Uncertainty: Science and Art

Friday May 4 

LG: Learn about Postwar uncertainty and pre WWII.

  1. Between the wars ppt.
  2. Complete, if needed, The Century Rising Video with questions
  3. Begin The Book Thief with questions
  4. Study guide

Monday May 7

LG: Better understand the soldier’s perspective by viewing All Is Quiet on the Western Front.

  1. Watch: The Book Thief and answer video questions

Tuesday May 8

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of WWI.

  1. Turn in WWI packet
  2. WWI assessment
  3. Begin notes on WWII if time

Hon. World History Unit 6 plans, April 17-20, April 23-26

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Honors World History | Posted on April 16, 2018

Review ppt. Era of Global Change and Conflict Trivia-2eqzsqb

The Era of Change and Global Conflict Review powerpoint (2015)-2mludb9

 

Tuesday April 17

LG: Learn about Imperialism and Nationalism in the world.

  1. Notes on the Industrial Revolution and the Rise of Nationalism
  2. Read articles on the handout entitled “Conditions in the Factories: Women and Children” and answer the questions
  3. Read “Child Labor Today: Ali’s Story” answer questions
  4. Read fact sheet on Industrial Revolution

Wednesday April 18

LG: Learn about Nationalism in the world.

  1. Read about nationalism in “Understanding Nationalism…and State, Nation, Nation-State
  2. Nationalism: Current Event Assignment, use internet to complete assignment
  3. Finish any of work from yesterday that you did not complete.
  4. Work on Imperialism Maps in packet
  5. Imperialism group explanation

Thursday April 19   Bring your textbooks today!

LG: Learn about Nationalism in the world, begin learning about Imperialism.

  1. Intro Imperialism with a few clips from Avatar, answer the questions on that page of your packet
  2. Break into Imperialism groups and begin your projects.

 

Friday April 20 Bring your textbooks today!

LG: Learn about Imperialism.

  1. Complete Imperialism projects
  2. take notes on all the other projects in a gallery walk

Monday April 23 Bring your textbooks today!

LG: Learn about Imperialism.

  1. complete Imperialism project gallery walk
  2. Complete the unification of Italy and Germany pages in your packet using your text book
  3. Imperialism maps
  4. Take ppt notes on Imperialism around the world

Tuesday April 24 Bring your textbook today!

LG: Learn about Imperialism.

  1. Take ppt notes on Imperialism around the world
  2. Using computers, complete the handout in your packet on inventors, “What a Bright Idea!”
  3. Complete Inventor Tombstone Assignment, for extra credit-due Friday

Wednesday April 25

LG: Learn about Imperialism, Capitalism and Socialism.

  1. Take notes on the differences between Capitalism and Socialism Capitalism v. Socialism (2014)-1tr2du1
  2. Using your textbook complete the “isms” handout in your packet
  3. Read about Karl Marx and the Communist Manifesto in your packet, answer all questions
  4. Wrap up unit and review for test tomorrow

Thursday April 26

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of Unit 6 information.

  1. Turn in unit packet
  2. Unit 6 assessment

Honors World History Unit 5 March 27-30, April 9-13, 16

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Honors World History | Posted on March 21, 2018

Review help, remember to study your notes! From discovery of New World to Napoleon, and revolutions in Mexico, Haiti and Brazil as well as U.S. and France!

Renaissance Trivia-21oh8re – Scientific Rev. at end of this ppt.

Absolutism Trivia-v9r4am

French Revolution review power point-1rhn164

French Revolution Trivia-1bkcj0z

 

Tuesday March 27

LG: Learn about the Explorers to the New World.

  1. Notes on explorers and their discoveries.
  2. Look at and discuss the Exploration and Discovery Timeline
  3. Read about Christopher Columbus’s Life and complete the “Was Christopher Columbus a Successor Failure?” Activity
  4. Read “The Great Disease Migration”  and answer questions

Wednesday March 28 Bring Textbook today!

LG: Have a greater understanding of the New World and how much it cost to get there.

  1. Complete world map to show Slade Trade
  2. Explorers Chart
  3. Read about “Life at Sea: Sores, Scabs, and Scurvy” and answer the questions
  4. View Guns, Germs and Steel pt. 2 and answer questions

Thursday March 29  Bring Textbook today!

LG: Learn about the Scientific Revolution and the French Revolution

  1. Quiz Incantation Section 3
  2. Take notes on Scientific Revolution, then use book to complete the chart on the scientists.

Friday March 30

LG: Learn about the French Revolution and the rise of Napoleon.

  1. Take notes on the French Revolution( Old Regime) and Phase 2
  2. Watch the beginning of the History Channel: The French Revolution, answer questions as you watch

Monday April 9  Bring Textbook today!

LG: Learn about Absolutism.

  1. Notes on Rise of Absolutism
  2. Stations activity on Philosophers
  3. Use textbook to complete “Philosophers of the Enlightenment activity

Tuesday April 10

LG:  Learn about Absolutism.

  1. notes on English Civil  War and Restoration and Glorious Revolution
  2. Read ” The Ideology of Absolutism: Divine Right of Kings” and answer questions
  3. Create Tudors and Stuarts and Hanoverians Family Tree English Family Tree-2fsme80

Wednesday April 11

LG: Learn about the French Revolution and the rise of Napoleon.

  1. “Interpreting a Historical Family Tree: Tudors and Stuarts and Hanoverians” activity
  2. Notes on Phase 3 of French Revolution
  3. The French Revolution Timeline

Thursday April 12   Bring Textbook today!

LG: Look at and compare various revolutions around the world.

  1. Quiz Incantation Section 4
  2. Notes on the rise of Napoleon
  3. Complete a revolutions comparison chart.
  4. Compare and contrast the French Rev. to the American Revolution

Friday April 13 Bring Textbook today if you need to finish any work

LG: Review material for unit test.

  1. Complete the History Channel: The French Revolution, answer questions as you watch
  2. Review and wrap of unit 5

 Monday April 16

LG: Demonstrate your knowledge of Unit 5 material.

  1. Turn in your packet.
  2. Test Unit 5

Hon. Econ. Unit 5 March 9, 12-16, 19-21

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Honors World History | Posted on March 8, 2018

Continue preparation on your own for EOC on March 20-21 by logging in to USATest Prep and Joining your class. Assignments are required, and they will count as quiz grades.

https://www.usatestprep.com/member-login?logout=1

StudyGuide:

Milestones_StudyGuide_Economics_11-16-ymxtob

Another great practice site for Econ EOC:

https://www.quia.com/quiz/678432.html

 

Friday March 9

LG: Learn about credit.

  1. PPT and activities to learn about credit

Monday March 12

LG: Apply rational decision making to personal spending and saving choices.

  1. Complete credit notes
  2. positive and negative incentives discussion and activity
  3. Use rational decision making model to select one option over another activity
  4. Personal Finance packet and questions

Tuesday March 13

LG: Explain that banks and other financial institutions are businesses that channel funds from savers to investors.

  1. Touchstone Quiz on International Economics
  2. Compare services offered by different financial institutions notes Financial Institutions Chart-15qbbzc
  3. Explain reasons for the spread between interest charged and interest earned.
  4. Examples of the direct relationship between risk and return.
  5. Evaluate a variety of savings and investment options; include stocks, bonds, and mutual funds

Wednesday March 14

LG: Describe how insurance and other risk-management strategies protect against financial loss and how the earnings of workers are determined in the marketplace.

  1. Define progressive, regressive, and proportional taxes.
  2. Explain how an increase in sales tax affects different income group
  3. Explain the difference between simple and compound interest rates
  4. List various types of insurance such as automobile, health, life, disability, and property. Insurance Activity-2l7tdes  ***Explain the costs and benefits associated with different types of insurance; include deductibles, premiums, shared liability, and asset protection.

Thursday March 15

LG: Identify workplace skills.

  1. Examples of who benefits and who loses from inflation
  2. Identify skills that are required to be successful in the workplace.
  3. Explain the significance of investment in education, training, and skill development.
  4. Discuss what makes people successful and what people need in order to be successful
  5. Wrap up personal finance-go to Lab to practice on USATest Prep

Friday March 16

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of personal finance concepts.

  1. Turn in vocabulary
  2. Test Personal Finance

Monday March 19

LG: Prepare for EOC.

  1. prepare for EOC

Tuesday- Wednesday March 20-21 

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of economics course.

  1. EOC

 

 

Hon. World History Weeks of Mar. 5-9,12-16,19-23,26 (unit 4)

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Honors World History | Posted on March 2, 2018

Unit 4 European & Asian Middle Ages, Renaissance & Reformation ( Georgia Standards of Excellence Social Studies 7,9,11) Ch. 13,14,17,19, and sect. 4 of Ch. 12

Quiz yourself and study for Test Unit 4 with these Trivia Power Points: Middle Ages Trivia-1cb7awx and Renaissance Trivia-21nrobg

Read Incantation, out of class reading book. First quiz March 15 over Part 1

Quizzes and Test Dates for Unit 4

  1. Quiz Africa Early Kingdoms March 7
  2. Quiz Mesoamerican Cultures March 8
  3. Quiz Feudalism/Manorialism March 13
  4. Incantation pt. I March 15
  5. Biographies Quiz
  6. Incantation pt. II March 22
  7. Unit 4 Assessment March 23

Monday March 5  Bring Text Book

LG: Learn about the early kingdoms of Africa.

  1. Notes on early kingdoms
  2. Read about Mansa Musa’s Hajj
  3. Complete Map of Early African Societies and chart

Tuesday March 6

LG: Learn about the development of Mesoamerican Cultures.

  1. Notes on Mesoamerican cultures
  2. Web quest on Aztec, Maya, and Incan cultures Aztec Maya Inca Webquest-23soraj

Wednesday March 7

LG: Learn about the beginning of the Middle Ages- Charlemagne and the Feudal System.

  1. Quiz Africa early kingdoms
  2. Video the Dark Ages with Questions

Thursday March 8

LG: Learn about the beginning of the Middle Ages- Charlemagne and the Feudal System.

  1. Quiz Mesoamerican cultures
  2. Dark Ages video and questions

Friday March 9

LG: Learn about the beginning of the Middle Ages- Charlemagne and the Feudal System.

  1. Notes on Charlemagne
  2. Reading about Charlemagne and organizer chart to fill out
  3. Feudalism Simulation
  4. Feudalism and Manorialism  notes
  5. Feudal Pyramid questions

Monday March 12

LG: Learn about feudalism in Asia, the power of the church, and the Crusades.

  1. Notes on castles and knighthood
  2. Discuss Japan’s Feudalism, after reading article “The Four-Tiered System of Feudal Japan”
  3. Notes on the power of the church
  4. Crusades notes

Tuesday March 13 **Bring Text Book**

LG: The Crusades of Medieval Europe.

  1. Before Crusades and After crusades notes in packet
  2. Post Crusades hand out
  3. Bubonic Plague clip
  4. Get in groups and begin planning Medieval House of Horrors Projects

Wednesday March 14

LG: Research the Medieval topic your group is assigned.

  1. Discuss notes on the 100 Years War
  2. research, plan and complete for your medieval project

Thursday March 15

LG: Learn all about the excitement and horror of the medieval times through the class presentations.

  1. Medieval House of Horrors presentations.
  2. Quiz Feudalism/Manorialism
  3. High Middle Ages notes
  4. Medieval Timeline

Friday March 16

LG: Learn about the Renaissance of Europe.

  1. Quiz Incantation pt 1
  2. Read Politics in Europe handout and
  3. Discuss notes on the 100 Years War
  4. Decline of Feudalism Graphic Organizer
  5. The European Renaissance notes
  6. Biographies Activity

Monday March 19 

LG: Learn about the protestant reformation.

  1. Complete notes on Protestant Reformation
  2. Renaissance Art chart and notes 

Tuesday March 20****Bring your textbook****

LG: Learn about the Counter Reformation.

  1. Notes on the counter reformation
  2. read in your text book and answer questions about the Qing and Ming Dynasties in China Ch. 19, Sect. 2 pp. 536-541, answer questions #1-8 on p. 541; and the Tokugawa Shogunate in Japan Ch. 19 Sect. 3 pp. 542-547, answer questions #1-8 on p. 547
  3. Renaissance/Reformation Map

Wednesday March 21

LG: To reflect on the differences between the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.

  1. Biographies Quiz
  2. Timeline on Renaissance Era
  3. Middle Ages vs. Renaissance Chart and Questions
  4. Meeting at Runnymede article and questions
  5. Wars pre printed notes

Thursday March 22

LG: Prepare for test on Middle ages, the Renaissance and Reformation.

  1. Incantation Part 2 Quiz
  2. Read an excerpt from The Prince and analyze the text by answering the questions
  3. Complete any work needed
  4. Review for test on tomorrow

Friday March 23

LG: Demonstrate your knowledge of the Middle Ages, the Renaissance and the Reformation.

  1. Test on the Middle Ages Part 1

Monday March 26

LG; Demonstrate knowledge of the Middle Ages, Renaissance and Reformation.

  1. Turn in unit packet
  2. Renaissance and the Reformation Test Part 2

 

Honors World History Week of Feb. 12-16, 26-Mar. 2

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Honors World History | Posted on February 9, 2018

 

Monday Feb. 12

LG: Learn about the Constantinople.

  1. Constantinople Monument Projects
  2. Present projects and take notes on graphic organizer

Tuesday Feb. 13 ** Bring Text Book Today**

LG: Learn about the Byzantine Empire.

  1. Notes on the Byzantine Empire
  2. Timeline of Byz. Empire activity
  3. Byzantine Empire Map

Wednesday Feb. 14

LG: Learn about how Russia developed.

  1. Notes on early Russia.
  2. Complete Rulers of Russia Organization chart
  3. Complete Byzantine Empire map if needed

Thursday Feb. 15 ** Bring Text Book Today**

LG: Learn about the Mongols and their rise to power.

  1. View documentary “The Barbarians: The Mongols” and answer questions
  2. Complete map of the Mongols
  3. Exploring stereotypes in Aladdin

Friday Feb. 16 ** Bring Text Book Today**

LG: To learn about what was happening all around the world at the same time that Rome was building its empire.

  1. “Meanwhile Around the World …” packet

Monday Feb. 26

LG: Learn about Islam.

  1. Web Quest about Islam Guide to Islam Webquest-2ffuvb2
  2. Five Pillars of Islam activity

Tuesday Feb. 27

LG: Learn about Islam.

  1. Islamic Cultural Achievements activity
  2. Islam notes
  3. Haj video

Wednesday Feb. 28

LG: Learn about Islam.  Bring Text Book

  1. Comparing Islamic Empires Chart
  2. Comparing Islam, Judaism, and Christianity chart
  3. Quotations from the Holy Books activity
  4. Western Religions sheet

Thursday March 1

LG: Learn about Islam.

  1. Review for test over Byzantine, Russian and Islamic Empires.
  2. Complete packets as needed

Friday March 2 

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of the Byzantine, Russian and Islamic Empires.

  1. Turn in study guide for bonus points,
  2. Turn in unit packets
  3. Test- Byzantine, Russian and Islamic Empires.

Hon. World History Jan. 26-Feb. 9

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Honors World History | Posted on January 18, 2018

 Greece and Rome Triva Review Game-1lzjpdl

Friday Jan. 26

LG: Learn about the early Aegean Civilization.

  1. Turn in Early River Valley Civilizations Choice board assignment
  2. Take notes on early Aegean civilization and the Spartans
  3. Greece: A Moment in Excellence documentary with questions

Monday Jan. 29

LG: Learn about the ancient Greeks.

  1. Notes on the Golden Age of Athens
  2. Notes on the Spartans and the Peloponnesian War
  3. Horrible Histories- Spartans
  4. Spartan and Athenian activity
  5. Ancient Greece map activity

Tuesday Jan. 30

LG: Learn about the ancient Greeks.

  1. Notes on Alexander the Great
  2. Horrible Histories-Alexander the Great
  3. The Greeks and religion hand out
  4. Ancient Greek Myths
  5. Greek City-States- unity and division

Wednesday Jan.31   ***Bring Textbook***

LG: Learn about ancient Rome.

  1. Complete Greek City-States Unity and Division
  2. Notes on Ancient Rome and the Roman Republic
  3. Caesar reading
  4. The Legend of the founding of Rome
  5. From Rome to Washington D.C. Activity

Thursday Feb. 1     ***Bring Textbook***

LG: Learn about the ancient Romans.

  1. Roman Achievement stations activity
  2. View Building an Empire
  3. Ancient Roman Map

Friday Feb. 2

LG: Learn about the ancient Romans.

  1. Notes on Punic Wars
  2. Discuss the Fall of the Roman Republic
  3. Look at rulers who followed Julius Caesar
  4. View Building an Empire- Augustus, Claudius and Nero

Monday Feb. 5

LG: Learn about the ancient Romans.

  1. Notes on the Roman Empire
  2. Fall of Roman Empire
  3. Roman Republic or Empire Activity
  4. View Building an Empire Vespasian and Trajan
  5. pass out study guide

Tuesday Feb. 6

LG: Learn about the ancient Romans.

  1. Christianity notes
  2. Fall of Rome IDM Activity
  3. Complete viewing of Building an Empire-Hadrian and Caracalla

Wednesday Feb. 7

LG: Learn about the ancient Romans.

  1. Quiz Ch. 6 textbook, Rome
  2. Complete Fall of Rome IDM Activity
  3. Review for Unit 2 assessment

Thursday Feb. 8

LG: Learn about the ancient Romans.

  1. Read article from The Smithsonian: “Resurrecting Pompeii” and answer questions
  2. Review for Unit 2 assessment PowerPoint

Friday Feb. 9

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of Ancient Greek and Roman Cultures.

  1. Turn in packets
  2. Unit 2 Assessment

 

Hon. World History Week of Jan. 8-12, 16, 22-25

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Honors World History | Posted on January 5, 2018

**New Meeting Date: Thursday January 25, 6 pm, Room 116**

 

Review for Ancient Civilizations test River Valley Civilizations Trivia Review Game-1qth2ly

Tuesday Jan. 9

LG: Learn about the early river valley civilizations: Mesopotamia.

  1. Take up syllabus
  2. ppt notes on Mesopotamia
  3. Read Excerpts from Hammurabi’s Code of Law
  4. Hammurabi’s Code: Scenario activity
  5. Begin video on Mesopotamia

Wednesday Jan. 10** Special bell schedule**

LG: Learn about the early river valley civilizations: Mesopotamia and Egypt.

  1. Complete Mesopotamia video
  2. Complete ancient near east map assignment
  3. ppt notes on Egypt if time

Thursday Jan. 11 ** Special bell schedule**

LG: Learn about the early river valley civilizations: Egypt.

  1. Document analysis “The Negative Question”, answer all questions
  2. Who Killed King Tut? Activity
  3. Mummification presentation

Friday Jan. 12 

LG: Learn about the early river valley civilizations: Egypt and Indus River.

  1. PPT practice to compare Mesopotamia and Egypt
  2. View Egypt’s Quest for Immortality video and answer questions
  3. Ppt. notes on Indus River
  4. SPRITE activity for homework  Mesopotamia and Egypt Sprite Chart-27nzezu

Tuesday Jan. 16

LG: Learn about the early river valley civilizations:  Indus River.

  1. Pass out Early River Valley Civilizations: Choice Board activity Due Tuesday Jan. 23
  2. complete Indus River ppt if needed
  3. monotheism timeline activity
  4. Read and answer questions on the Vedas Translation
  5. Read about Siddhartha Gautama
  6. Receive “A Mandala of Hindu Beliefs” Activity, due Thursday cut out

Monday Jan. 22 ***Need to bring Textbook to class***

LG: To understand more about ancient Chinese cultures and land.

  1. Global Map Timeline Quiz
  2. Read primary source document: Asoka’s Rock Edicts” and answer questions
  3. Read about Ancient Indian Empires
  4. PPT on China
  5. Ancient Asia Map assignment

Tuesday Jan. 23

LG: To understand more about ancient Chinese cultures and land.

  1. Mandala due
  2. “Engineering an Empire” documentary on China and questions
  3. notes on the 100 schools of thought
  4. Chinese Philosophies: Moral Dilemmas activity

Wednesday Jan. 24  ***Need to bring Textbook to class***

LG: Wrap up Chinese cultures and review for test on Ancient River Valley Civilizations.

  1. Emperor Qin Shi Huang Di stations activity with note-taking graphic organizer
  2. Map practice- complete final map in packet to study for test mapping section
  3. Review guide- fill out in preparation for test on Ancient River Valley Civilizations- Thursday Jan. 25

Thursday Jan. 25

LG: Demonstrate understanding of ancient civilizations.

  1. Turn in unit packets- Mes./Egypt and India/China
  2. Unit 1 Assessment

Friday Jan. 26

LG: Learn about Classical Mediterranean Societies and Empires.

  1. Turn in Early River Valley Civilizations Choice Board selections

 

 

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