October 31 2017

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GEORGIA STUDIES:

  1. Quick Review/Recap from yesterday
  2. Finish PPT and notes – through the Articles of Confederation
  3. Students completed the, “Meanwhile in Georgia” section of their story guide using textbook pgs. 156-162….you can find those textbook pages here: Textbook – Georgia during the Revolution-27os02o

HW: Finish story guide

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Donald Duck in Nutziland- Watch video in class and complete 4 questions about anti-Nazi propaganda during WWII  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L90smU0SOcQ&feature=youtu.be
  2. Treaty of Versailles DBQ- document D analysis QUIZ.. Complete the entire quiz by THURSDAY!!!

HW: Complete document Quiz and Donald Duck in Nutziland questions by Thursday

October 30 2017

GEORGIA STUDIES:

  1. Quick Review/Recap from Friday’s lecture
  2. Cont. American Revolution PPT and and story guide- 1st and 2nd Continental Congress, Lexington and Concord, Declaration of Independence
  3. Discovery Ticket 2
  4. Watch You’ll Be Back- Hamilton  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21wgwkzdrkI

HW: None

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Treaty of Versailles DBQ- document C analysis
  2. Complete “Say, Mean, Matter” page for analysis of Document C

HW: Complete say, mean, and matter for the second part of document C

Let me know if you have any questions! Come see me in HR if you are having trouble!

October 27 2017

GEORGIA STUDIES:

  1. Question Check 2
  2. Review/Recap from yesterday’s lecture
  3. Cont. American Revolution PPT and and story guide- Tea Act, Boston Tea Party, and Intolerable Acts

HW: None

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Review Document B from yesterday
  2. Treaty of Versailles DBQ- document C analysis
  3. Complete speed challenge to answer comprehension questions at the bottom of Document C
  4. Start “Say, Mean, Matter” page for analysis of Document C

HW: None

October 26 2017

Hey guys, I had a sub today! See you tomorrow!

GEORGIA STUDIES:

  1. Watch America the Story of Us: Rebels and answer video questions as you watch
  2. If you were absent, you can watch it here http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x2aqkyk

HW: complete guided questions for HW check #2 (due Fri)!

Due Dates:
–HW Check #2 – Fri. 10/27 (over remaining 3 sections)

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Treaty of Versailles DBQ- document B analysis
  2. Complete “Say, Mean, Matter” page for analysis of Document B

HW: Complete say, mean, and matter for document B if not done in class

Let me know if you have any questions! Come see me in HR if you are having trouble!

October 25 2017

GEORGIA STUDIES:

  1. Question Check
  2. Review/Recap from yesterday’s lecture
  3. Cont. American Revolution PPT and and story guide
  4. Discovery Ticket 1

HW: complete guided questions for HW check #2 (due Fri)!

Due Dates:
–HW Check #2 – Fri. 10/27 (over remaining 3 sections)

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Treaty of Versailles DBQ- document A analysis
  2. Complete speed challenge to answer comprehension questions at the bottom of Document A
  3. Complete “Say, Mean, Matter” page for analysis of Document A

HW: Complete say, mean, and matter for the second part of document A. Say- Choose 1 quote from Mein Kampf that proves how the Treaty of Versailles lead to WWI. Mean- tell me what that quote means in your own words. Matter- How does that quote help you answer the question.

Let me know if you have any questions! Come see me in HR if you are having trouble!

October 24 2017

Georgia Studies:

  1. Return graded papers
  2. Review/Recap from yesterday’s lecture
  3. Cont. American Revolution PPT and and story guide

HW: complete guided questions for HW check #1 (due Wed) and/or start working on guided questions for HW check #2 (due Fri)!

Due Dates:
–HW Check #1 – Wed. 10/25 (over the first 8 sections of your Teacher Notes)
–HW Check #2 – Fri. 10/27 (over remaining 3 sections)

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Return graded papers
  2. Treaty of Versailles DBQ- read hook and background essay

HW: Finish reading and annotating background essay (2 paragraphs)

 

October 23 2017

Georgia Studies:

  1. Introduce American Revolution Unit & competition series……the Rebel Alliance vs. the Empire!
  2. Battle #1 – Vocab Quiz
  3. Begin Revolution PPT and story guide

HW: complete guided questions for HW check #1 (due Wed) and/or start working on guided questions for HW check #2 (due Fri)!

 

Below you’ll find the guided questions for HW #2 assessment given on F.10/27!

1. Why were many Georgians reluctant to rise up against Britain?
2. After the war, many Georgians who remained loyal to Britain had to forfeit what to the Patriots?
3. Who had the greater numbers in Georgia – Patriots or Loyalists?
4. Where did Georgia Patriots meet to encourage others to join the radical movement in the colony?
5. What were 3 effects of the Battle of Kettle Creek?
6. Based on their actions at Kettle Creek, who became heroes in Georgia?
7. During the war, there were really “two Georgia’s” – what were they?
8. What did a joint force of French and Patriot troops try to accomplish in October 1779? Did they succeed?
9. After the Siege of Savannah, how many Patriots were killed? British?
10. Who emerged after the failed siege as Georgia heroes (there are 3)?

HW: Complete guided questions

Due Dates:
–HW Check #1 – Wed. 10/25 (over the first 8 sections of your Teacher Notes)
–HW Check #2 – Fri. 10/27 (over remaining 3 sections)

WORLD STUDIES

  1. Introduce Star Wars unit game
  2. Finish Russian Revolution notes- Russian Revolution-1lkk6r8
  3. Take Russian Revolution discovery ticket
  4. Read epilogue for Anastasia photo album
  5. Introduce Treaty of Versailles DBQ process

HW: None

If you were unable to watch the Brainpop on Communism and complete the quiz I gave to you in class, you need to do that tonight. You can go through the library’s website.

I know some were having trouble getting to Cobb Digital Library from the website in your agenda sticker to watch the brainpop. If you are, feel free to go to this page on the media center’s website and go from there! It should work a little easier. If you have any questions, please let me know! http://www.cobblearning.net/durhammediacenter/cobb-digital-library/  

If it asks you for a [email protected], use your office 365 login and password. If if asks for your student id, use that information. If none of that works, come see me in HR, and I will help you watch it!

October 20 2017

Georgia Studies:

  1. View school-edited version of “Last of the Mohicans” & complete movie analysis in order for students to gain an understanding of how the French & Indian War impacted the colonials and how circumstances surrounding the war and after the war put America on its path towards independence.
  2. Students will turn in their movie analysis questions to me at the end of the week – this will count as a classwork grade: The Last of the Mohicans Movie Questions 2015-1ji63j5
  3. Quiz Remediation (required for those who scored a C or less, optional for everyone else)

HW: Study Vocab Quizlet:  https://quizlet.com/233285983/american-revolution-vocab-flash-cards/?new OR Work on Guided Questions for HW Check #1 (see below)

Due Dates:
–Vocab Quiz – Mon. 10/23
–HW Check #1 – Wed. 10/25 (over the first 8 sections of your Teacher Notes)
–HW Check #2 – Fri. 10/27 (over remaining 3 sections)

WORLD STUDIES

  1. NO warm up this week!
  2. Russian Revolution notes- Russian Revolution-1lkk6r8 discuss WWI and how it lead to the Russian Revolution and the Rise of Communism in Russia

HW: Watch the Brainpop on Communism and complete the quiz I gave to you in class. If you were absent, you can print the quiz from brainpop’s website!

I know some were having trouble getting to Cobb Digital Library from the website in your agenda sticker to watch the brainpop. If you are, feel free to go to this page on the media center’s website and go from there! It should work a little easier. If you have any questions, please let me know! http://www.cobblearning.net/durhammediacenter/cobb-digital-library/ 

October 19 2017

Georgia Studies:

  1. View school-edited version of “Last of the Mohicans” & complete movie analysis in order for students to gain an understanding of how the French & Indian War impacted the colonials and how circumstances surrounding the war and after the war put America on its path towards independence.
  2. Students will turn in their movie analysis questions to me at the end of the week – this will count as a classwork grade: The Last of the Mohicans Movie Questions 2015-1ji63j5
  3. Quiz Remediation (required for those who scored a C or less, optional for everyone else)

HW: Study Vocab Quizlet:  https://quizlet.com/233285983/american-revolution-vocab-flash-cards/?new OR Work on Guided Questions for HW Check #1 (see below)

Due Dates:
–Vocab Quiz – Mon. 10/23
–HW Check #1 – Wed. 10/25 (over the first 8 sections of your Teacher Notes)
–HW Check #2 – Fri. 10/27 (over remaining 3 sections)

WORLD STUDIES

  1. NO warm up this week!
  2. Continued Russian Revolution notes- Russian Revolution-1lkk6r8 How WWI helped cause the Russian Revolution and discussed Bloody Sunday!
  3. Watched a video about Bloody Sunday and the October Revolution

HW: None!!

Georgia Studies:

  1. View school-edited version of “Last of the Mohicans” & complete movie analysis in order for students to gain an understanding of how the French & Indian War impacted the colonials and how circumstances surrounding the war and after the war put America on its path towards independence.
  2. Students will turn in their movie analysis questions to me at the end of the week – this will count as a classwork grade: The Last of the Mohicans Movie Questions 2015-1ji63j5
  3. Quiz Remediation (required for those who scored a C or less, optional for everyone else)

HW: Study Vocab Quizlet:  https://quizlet.com/233285983/american-revolution-vocab-flash-cards/?new OR Work on Guided Questions for HW Check #1 (see below)

Due Dates:
–Vocab Quiz – Mon. 10/23
–HW Check #1 – Wed. 10/25 (over the first 8 sections of your Teacher Notes)
–HW Check #2 – Fri. 10/27 (over remaining 3 sections)

WORLD STUDIES

  1. NO warm up this week!
  2. Russian Revolution notes- Russian Revolution-1lkk6r8 life of the czar vs. Russian serfs
  3. Explore the extravagant life of Czar Nicholas II  http://www.alexanderpalace.org/palace/monogramegg.html

HW: None!!