Geography

Mon: Latin America Presentaitons

Tues: Latin America Presentations

Wed: Latin America Presentations

Thurs: Map Quiz Latin America

Intro to Europe Unit

People Search Activity

 

Fri:  Europe Maps & Geography

Computer Lab: Sheppard Software Geography Activity

 

 

Government 3/27-3/31

Mon: CNN News

We The People Lesson 1

Group Activity:  State of Nature

Locke vs Hobbes

Worksheet & Questions

 

Tues:  Chapter 1 & 2

PowerPoint/Discussion

Forms of Governmenet

We the People Lesson #2

Why Have a Government Worksheet

 

Wed: Early influences on American Government & Declaration of Independence

We the People Exerecise

Video Clip on Declaration of Independence

 

Thurs:  Articles of Confederation

Analyze Articles of Confederation

Groups: Strengths and weaknesses of Articles

 

Fri:  Constitutional Convention

Webquest Activity: Sunnylands Civics Games

Analyze New Jersey Plan vs Virginia Plan

We the People Activity

 

 

 

 

Geography

Mon: Finish Indiana Jones Crystal Skull

Tues:  Intro Latin America Report

Library: Research Latin America topic

PowerPoint/Prezi/Poster

Wed:  Research for project report

Thurs: Presentations

Fri: Presentations

 

 

Econ

Mon/Tues:  EOC Testing

Wed: Intro to Gov.

Newsroom video clip.

Group activity: Purpose of government.

Thurs:  We the People Activity 1

Survivor Island Activity

John Locke & State of Nature

Fri:  Chapter 1 Notes & Discussion

Government types and forms of government

Chapter 1 Section Review

Geography 3/13-3/17

Monday: Lab

Caribbean Country Profile

Mexico: Pg 217-221

 

Tuesday:

Early civilizations

Lab: Research  Aztecs/Incas/Mayas

Conquistadors and European influence.

 

Wednesday :  Video Clips Incas/Aztecs/Mayas

Article: What happened to the Mayas?

 

Thurs/Fri: Nazca Lines

Conspiracy Theories: Aliens and early civilizations

Indiana Jones and Crystal Skull

Article: Nazca Lines

 

 

 

Econ 3/13-3/17

Monday:

Lab: USATEST Prep Review for EOC

Chapter 10 Banking Worksheet

PowerPoint/Notes

Activity: Simple vs Compound interest

Pg 510 Banking institutions

 

Tuesday:

Lab: USATEST Pre; EOC REview

Chapter 11- Investments

PG 506 in text (Saving and Investing)

 

Wed. Chapter 17 Quiz

Lab: Eoc Review

Pg 524 Buying Insurance

Premium. deductible, shared risk concept

Thurs. Lab Eoc Review

Pg 512 Credit and Debt

Practice EOC- 2011 published test

 

Fri. EOC Review

 

 

 

 

Geography 3/6-3/10

Mon- People Search Latin America

Cooperative Ed activity

 

Tues-   Maps and geography of Latin America

Wed- Maps and Geography Latin America

Computer Lab: Sheppard software

 

Thurs:  PowerPoint/

Vegetation and climate Latin America

Worksheet: Climate

 

Fri:  Computer lab activity

Amazon exploration