September 22 2017

Georgia Studies:

  1. Double Reward Challenge- Document M & S Analysis HW
  2. Continue ppt and cloze notes- Highland Scots, Malcontents, War of Jenkins Ear
  3. Analysis of document W

HW: NONE!! Have a great break!!!

But heads up… Expect the Founding of GA TEST to be Thurs. OR Fri. the week we come back from break!

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up: Environment and turn in
  2. Turn in environmental project (bumper sticker, poster, or tshirt design)- Can I just say how impressed I am with your projects?!? They are so amazing! I can tell how much hardwork you put into these!! Can’t wait to get to look through all of them!!!
  3. Take European Geography Test
  4. Work on project if not done already (to turn in at the end of class)

HW: NONE!! Have a great break!!!

September 21 2017 (6th grade test hints!)

Georgia Studies:

  1. Reading check
  2. Continue ppt and cloze notes- settlement of Savannah and Salzburgers
  3. Analysis of document S

HW: Analyze document M and finish S

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up: CNN News http://www.cnn.com/2017/09/19/cnn10/ten-content-weds/index.html
  2. Religions of Europe- take notes from religion ppt into chart about the basics of each religion Major Religions in Europe-15gcojc
  3. Review Game on Quizizz (instructions below to play at home!)

HW: Work on project (due Friday), Study for test (will be Friday)

Follow the instructions below to play the review Quizizz:

1. Open https://join.quizizz.com in your browser
2. Enter the 6-digit game code 955704 , and click “Proceed”
3. Now enter your name and click “Join Game!”
4. You will get an avatar, and then see a “Start Game” button. Click it to begin!

Now for the good stuff…. TEST HINTS!

The test will be 30 multiple choice questions. There will be questions about religion, language, geographical features, comparing countries, and environmental issues. I have a study guide so that you can practice and prepare for the test!  Unit 1 Study Guide 2017-10wew55 

Not only that, I’ve also gotten you the study guide KEY so you can check your answers once you are done practicing! Unit 1 Study Guide 2017 – KEY-27p9daj

Now, if you’ve kept up with me for this long of a post… you deserve a reward! Answer the following questions with a PARENT SIGNATURE tomorrow to get 3 bonus points on the test tomorrow! Use your teacher notes to locate the answers!

  1. What is the nickname of the rail line runs underground beneath the Engish Channel connecting Folkestone, Kent in the southern U.K. with Coquelles, Pas-de-Calais in northern France?
  2. In what year did the term smog originate?
  3. What does the term fallout mean?

September 20 2017

Georgia Studies:

  1. Return graded papers
  2. Review analysis of document C- give examples of information to include on analysis sheet
  3. Continue ppt and cloze notes- settlement of Savannah

HW: TOMORROW!!! pg. 2 of your Teacher Notes. Complete the guided questions and bring with you to use on the assessment 

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up: Culture and Geography
  2. Reminder to work on the environmental issues project (due Friday) Environmental Issues Performance Task-17orf1l See me if you have any questions about the project or need a new page
  3. Religions of Europe- take notes from religion ppt into chart about the basics of each religion Major Religions in Europe-15gcojc

HW: Work on project (due Friday), Study for test (will be Friday)

September 19 2017

Georgia Studies:

  1. Review what everyone did with the sub
  2. Vocab Quiz
  3. Review analysis of document T
  4. Continue ppt and cloze notes- rules and responsibilities of GA colonists
  5. Discovery Ticket 2

HW: pg. 2 of your Teacher Notes. Complete the guided questions and bring with you to use on the assessment Thurs. 9/21

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up: Econ
  2. Review what everyone did with the sub and clarify the environmental issues project (due Friday) Environmental Issues Performance Task-17orf1l
  3. Languages of Europe- Annotate teacher notes, read excerpt from language packet and answer questions that follow)

HW: Work on project (due Friday), Study for test (will be Friday)

September 18 2017

Georgia Studies:

  1. Constitution day video- Watch and take 3 notes (complete sentences) http://www.mountvernon.org/site/animated-washington/a-more-perfect-union/
  2. Analyze document T as a group (finish for HW)
  3. Work on reading check questions (check on Friday!)

HW: study vocab quizlet and start reading pg. 2 of your Teacher Notes. Complete the guided questions and bring with you to use on the assessment Thurs. 9/21

Vocab quiz Tues. 9/20 https://quizlet.com/222683414/founding-of-georgia-flash-cards/

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up:Vocab Square
  2. Constitution day video- Watch and take 3 notes (complete sentences) http://www.mountvernon.org/site/animated-washington/a-more-perfect-union/
  3. Introduce environmental issues project and start working on it (due Friday) Environmental Issues Performance Task-17orf1l

HW: Work on project (due Friday), Study for test (will be Friday)

September 15 2017

Georgia Studies:

  1. Immunity Challenge – Reading Check #1 check
  2. Cont. “Founding of Georgia” PPT and story guide – click under Unit Resources to see copies of the PPT
  3. Double Reward Challenge- Document T comprehension questions
  4. Discuss analysis of document T

HW: study vocab quizlet and start reading pg. 2 of your Teacher Notes. Complete the guided questions below and bring with you to use on the assessment Thurs. 9/21:https://quizlet.com/222683414/founding-of-georgia-flash-cards/

Guided Questions for pg. 2 Teacher Notes:

  1. Who is the only trustees to travel to the new colony of Georgia?
  2. Why did Tomochichi allow Oglethorpe to settle on Yamacraw Bluff?
  3. How did Mary Musgrove’s fluency in Creek and English serve her well?
  4. What was the last colonial capital to be developed by the British in North America?
  5. Who designed Savannah?
  6. The trustees wanted Georgia to be a place for Yeoman farmers who were not influenced by __________________ and not dependent on __________________.
  7. How did Georgia prove its wroth as a buffer colony?
  8. What 2 caused the end of the Trustee period one year before the Charter of 1732 was set to expire?
  9. Why did Oglethorpe make an exception to the Trustee ban on Jews to the Georgia colony?
  10. What group of settles was the only group t have any large scale success with silk production?
  11. Why were the Highland Scots brought to Georgia by Oglethorpe? 
  12. What 3 issues/rules did the Malcontents complain about/resent?

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up: Econ and CNN News http://www.cnn.com/2017/09/11/cnn10/ten-content-tues/index.html
  2. Environmental Issues of Europe- check chart answers from annotation as we go through a ppt environment europe-yroiqi 

HW: None

September 14 2017

Georgia Studies:

  1. Begin Founding of GA story guide and ppt notes Wishon Survivor Georgia 2017-xgft15 Founding of Georgia Story Guide 2017-2jdbttv
  2. Take Discovery Ticket 1 – First Reward Challenge!
  3. Reminder that reading check is tomorrow!!!!

HW: study for vocab quiz (Tues 9/19)https://quizlet.com/222683414/founding-of-georgia-flash-cards/

Reminders – HW Check #1 is THIS FRIDAY, and HW #2 is Thurs. 9/21!

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Check comparing countries- Chart and Venn Diagram (Was to be completed for HW)
  2. Warm up: Geography, History, and Take two review
  3. Environmental Issues of Europe- annotate teacher notes individually and complete enviro issues chart (Will check answers tomorrow)

HW: 5th block- complete whole chart, 2nd block- complete at least Acid Rain and Air Pollution (try to do all 3 if you can!)

September 13 2017

Georgia Studies:

  1. Pass out graded papers
  2. Introduce Survivor GA- rules and tribe names
  3. Complete the guided questions for your Founding of Georgia Teacher Notes (pg 1 front and back only)Teacher Notes 2017 – Founding of Georgia-1wcs1e6. See previous post for questions or click here: FOG Teacher Notes Guided Questions-12n717d

HW: study for vocab quiz (Tues 9/19)https://quizlet.com/222683414/founding-of-georgia-flash-cards/

Reminders – HW Check #1 is THIS FRIDAY, and HW #2 is Thurs. 9/21!

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Pass back graded papers
  2. Finish notes on Germany  Germany Location PPT 2017-2k28spu
  3. Comparing countries- Chart and Venn Diagram

HW: Complete chart and venn diagram tonight!!

September 8 2017

Georgia Studies:

  1. Take Exploration Test
  2. Pick up “Founding of Georgia” Teacher Notes & begin reading/annotating pg. 1 (FRONT & BACK)!

There will be 2 reading HW checks this unit!

HW: While reading your Teacher Notes, answer the following questions from pg. 1 (Front & Back)! Remember….you MUST write the question on a separate sheet of paper and answer. Have your parents sign before brining with you to class on Fri. 9/15!

  1. Georgia was founded primarily for what 3 reasons?
  2. Of those 3 reason, which was the only true success?
  3. What moved James Oglethorpe to create a colony for debtors and the “worthy poor”?
  4. While most of Georgia’s settlers were not wealthy, many were what?
  5. What incentives were given to Georgia’s first settlers?
  6. Silk production was so important to the trustees that all colonists were required to do what?
  7. When did the production of rice, indigo, and tobacco become successful?
  8. What was the effect of the Battle of Bloody Marsh?
  9. Where did the Spanish and English agree the southern border of Georgia will be?
  10. For what reason were the trustees not allowed to own land, be paid, or hold office in the colony?
  11. Why was run initially forbidden in the colony?
  12. Why were slaves also forbidden? 
  13. Why did some colonists petition for changes in Georgia’s charter?
  14. The establishment of Savannah at Yamacraw Bluff was dependent on what?

DUE DATES:  HW Check #1 (teacher notes pg 1 front & back) – Fri. 9/15; VOCAB QUIZ – Tues. 9/19; HW Check #2 (teacher notes pg 2 front & back) – Thurs. 9/21!

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Comparing Countries Notes and ppt UK vs Russia Notes – REVISED-2ka5019 UK Russia Germany Cloze notes-1yofjsv
  2. Discovery Ticket 2
  3. Begin notes on Germany if time permits Germany Location PPT 2017-2k28spu

HW: None