January 30 2018

GEORGIA STUDIES:

  1. Vocab Quiz
  2. Continue Civil War Story Guide and ppt Civil War 2018-1y1332b until Gettysburg Address
  3. Watch clips about Antietam, the Emancipation Proclamation, and Gettysburg

HW: None

REMINDERS:
** Unit Test- Tuesday 2/6

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up- Geography and Summarize
  2. Quebec Independence Movement Concerned Canadian Quebec Secession-1fba1dxFavoring Frenchman Quebec Secession-1yfydga
    1. If you didn’t finish the partner part of the assignment, don’t worry! You can get that from your partner in HR! If you didn’t finish the letter or your section of the assignment, knock that out tonight!!

HW: Environmental PSA due Wednesday! Complete your letter to the editor for Quebec independence 

REMINDERS:
**Unit Test over Canada- Monday 2/5

January 29 2018

GEORGIA STUDIES:

  1. Return graded papers
  2. Guided Question Check
  3. Continue Civil War Story Guide and ppt Civil War 2018-1y1332b until Antietam

HW: **study for the vocab quiz- here is a quizlet to help you study https://quizlet.com/261600676/civil-war-vocab-flash-cards/?new  

REMINDERS:
** Vocab Quiz- Tues 1/30

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up- Vocab square
  2. Comprehension check over environmental issues stations- (if you haven’t finished, make sure you do!)
    1. ppt and cloze notes Environmental Issues of Canada-1rp088g
    2. Teacher notes and chart 2017 Canada Teacher Notes-1qrblt6
  3. Work on Environmental PSA

HW: Environmental PSA due Wednesday!

REMINDERS:
**Unit Test over Canada- Monday 2/5

******REMEDIATION OPPORTUNITY! If you were unhappy with the Canada map test score, you may study this tonight and retake it on TOMORROW (last day I’m offering it)! Come do it during HR. Make sure that you study! Use all of the resources in the original post! The new grade will stand so make sure it’s a good one! 🙂 

January 26 2018

GEORGIA STUDIES:

  1. Discovery Ticket remediation- Write the question and correct answer in a complete sentence and give it back to me! You will get half the points back for each one you do!
  2. Continue Civil War Story Guide and ppt Civil War 2018-1y1332b
  3. Discovery Ticket #1 if time allowed

HW: **Work on guided questions Civil War 2018 guided questions-1kbk4vv Teacher Notes 2018 – Civil War-2g9wjhu Due Monday!
**study for the vocab quiz- here is a quizlet to help you study 
https://quizlet.com/261600676/civil-war-vocab-flash-cards/?new  

REMINDERS:
**Question Check Monday 1/29
** Vocab Quiz- Tues 1/30

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up- turn in
  2. Finish environmental issues stations-
    1. ppt and cloze notes Environmental Issues of Canada-1rp088g
    2. Teacher notes and chart 2017 Canada Teacher Notes-1qrblt6
  3. Begin working on Environmental PSA if time

HW: Complete enviro stations packet (you don’t have to do the comprehension check! We will do that Monday!)

REMINDERS:
**Unit Test over Canada- Moved to Monday 2/5

******REMEDIATION OPPORTUNITY! If you were unhappy with the Canada map test score, you may study this weekend and retake it on Monday! Come do it before school or during HR. Make sure that you study! Use all of the resources in the original post! The new grade will stand so make sure it’s a good one! 🙂 

January 25 2018

If you are interested in the art/essay competitions we talked about in class today, here is an electronic copy of the rules and requirements! Let me know if you need anything! Sorry I forgot to post it in my original post! Just click on the picture to save/print!

 

GEORGIA STUDIES

  1. Introduce Civil War unit game!
  2. Begin Civil War Story Guide and ppt Civil War 2018-1y1332b

HW: **Work on guided questions Civil War 2018 guided questions-1kbk4vv Teacher Notes 2018 – Civil War-2g9wjhu
**study for the vocab quiz- here is a quizlet to help you study 
https://quizlet.com/261600676/civil-war-vocab-flash-cards/?new  

REMINDERS:
**Question Check Monday 1/29
** Vocab Quiz- Tues 1/30

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up- CNN News (if absent, http://www.cnn.com/2018/01/23/cnn10/ten-content-weds/index.html  here is the link so you can complete your warm up)
  2. Introduce environmental issues stations-
    1. ppt and cloze notes Environmental Issues of Canada-1rp088g
    2. Teacher notes and chart 2017 Canada Teacher Notes-1qrblt6

HW: None

REMINDERS:
**Unit Test over Canada- Moved to Monday 2/5

January 24 2018

GEORGIA STUDIES:

  1. Quick review using the quizlet
  2. Antebellum Test
  3. Discovery Ticket 4
  4. Annotate teacher notes and work on guided questions Civil War 2018 guided questions-1kbk4vv Teacher Notes 2018 – Civil War-2g9wjhu

HW: Work on guided questions and study for the vocab quiz- here is a quizlet to help you study https://quizlet.com/261600676/civil-war-vocab-flash-cards/?new

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up- environmental issues and Quebec independence
  2. Finish ppt and notes over Geography of Canada Canada physical features-2fy3ec7 Canadian geog notes-1w139lo
  3. Introduce environmental issues vocabulary- Vocab Conga Line!

HW: None

January 23 2018

GEORGIA STUDIES:

  1. Finish antebellum ppt and story guide- Bleeding Kansas, Election of 1860, and Secession 2017 Antebellum story guide KEY-1tf0935 Here is the story guide key to help you study!
  2. Discovery Ticket 4 (if time)

HW: Study for your test!!!!

Now for the good stuff… Test hints!

So I told you in class that we would not be completing the essay to help us get back some class time. (you’re welcome!) Here’s one bonus opportunity for you- Complete the test outline you were going to do in class and earn 5 BONUS PTS to be added to the test. You should have a hard copy of it attached to the back of your story guide, but if you don’t, you can print it out or type and email it to me – I’ll need this by Thursday! (Doing it before the test would be the most beneficial to you though!) Click here: 2017 Essay Outline-sxhm6r

Second bonus opportunity- Go to this link on the history channel website for the Civil War http://www.history.com/topics/american-civil-war/american-civil-war-history/videos/america-divided Watch the America Divided video AND choose two other videos on the page. Write down the title of the video and 3 facts you learned from each video for 3 points added to your test! You need a parent signature in order for the 

Your test is a mix of short answer, multiple choice and matching. There will also be a few questions from previous units. To prepare for those, know the following….

What kind of people Oglethorpe and his associates wanted to bring to Georgia? What scandal took place when Georgia’s governor and some legislators were bribed to sell public land to private developers at below market prices? What was the original name for Atlanta? What event led to the removal of the Cherokee from North Georgia? Which Creek chief was murdered for signing the Treaty if Indian Springs removing the remaining Creeks from Georgia forever? Name Georgia’s 2 deepwater seaports. 

Last but not least…STUDY THIS QUIZLET OVER & OVER: https://quizlet.com/258585637/antebellum-test-flash-cards/

TEST TOMORROW! GOOD LUCK! 

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up- geography and cause/effect
  2. Canadian Map Test
  3. Finish ppt and notes over Geography of Canada Canada physical features-2fy3ec7 Canadian geog notes-1w139lo

HW: None

January 22 2018

GEORGIA STUDIES:

  1. Catch up meeting- Change of test date and requirements
  2. Continue antebellum ppt and story guide- Slavery
  3. Discovery Ticket 3

HW: Guided Questions (Blocks 4 and 6)

Reminders –
***Test moved to WEDNESDAY 1/24!!! quizlet to help you study: https://quizlet.com/258585637/antebellum-test-flash-cards/

For extra credit- Look back after 5:15!

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up- vocab square
  2. Continue ppt and notes over Geography of Canada Canada physical features-2fy3ec7 Canadian geog notes-1w139lo

HW: Map test moved to tomorrow!!! Study for the test!! 

Use this link to help you with the provinces and capitals! Also, use your flashcards, your map you labeled, and anything else you have to help you prepare! http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Canadian_Geography.htm

January 10 2018

GEORGIA STUDIES:

  1. Question Check
  2. Continue antebellum ppt and story guide- Societal Structure, Solvency of the North and South, States’ Rights

HW: Guided Questions (Blocks 4 and 6)

Reminders –
****
Guided Questions #14-26 due Wed. 1/10! Write question AND answer! Antebellum Teacher Notes 2017-1o1lep8 Antebellum Guided Questions 2017-1j18sxm

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up- Geography and Ponder This
  2. Check Canada map for a grade and review the map  http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Canadian_Geography.htm
  3. Watch flyover of Canada- take 2 to 3 notes per sections as we watch
  4. Create flashcards for province and capitals (can be physical flashcards on index cards or virtual on quizlet)

HW: Complete flashcards

January 9 2018

GEORGIA STUDIES:

  1. Vocab Quiz
  2. Continue antebellum ppt and story guide- Mexican American War, Societal Structure, and Solvency of the North and South
  3. Introduce essay for end of unit assessment

HW: Work on your guided questions!

Reminders –
****
Guided Questions #14-26 due Wed. 1/10! Write question AND answer! Antebellum Teacher Notes 2017-1o1lep8 Antebellum Guided Questions 2017-1j18sxm

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Warm up- Vocab Square
  2. Pre-test over Canada
  3. Canada Map- use sheppard software or your other resources at home to finish your map http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Canadian_Geography.htm
  4. Complete the activities on this website on the tutorial level as your get started. Label on the features, provinces, and capitals found on your assignment. Follow the instructions on your assignment. I will be checking them tomorrow!!
  5. Watch flyover of Canada if time allows- take 2 to 3 notes per sections as we watch

HW: Complete your map of Canada