Week 2: August 6 – August 10 (World History)

Monday

Harrison SPRITE Discussion

In Praise of Bias

In-Group Preference

What is Culture?

World History Pre-Test

Tuesday

What Can We Learn from Ancient Skeletons

Measuring Historical Time

Ancient Mesopotamia

Mesopotamia Crash Course

Mental Map of the World

Wednesday

What’s the Oldest Country in the World?

Egyptian Book of the Dead

Ancient Egypt

Egypt/Mesopotamia Comparison

Mankind Episode One

Thursday

How to Make a Mummy

Hammurabi’s Code Exerpts

Hammurabi’s Code Stations

Hammurabi’s Code Writing Assignment – Due Friday

Friday

Egypt v Mesopotamia SPRITE

The Pharoah That Wouldn’t Be Forgotten

Near East Maps

Washington Monument Clip

Egyptian Obelisk Assignment

Week 2: August 6 – August 10 (Economics)

Monday:

Production Possibilities Curve Activity

Opportunity Cost vs Tradeoffs

Worksheet

Tuesday:

Economic Systems

Chapter 2

Glass Making in Soviet Union Activity

Free Market and Capitalism Notes

Adam Smith vs Karl Marx (Notes)

Wednesday:

Quiz Chapter 1 & 2

Mixed Economies (Notes)

Worksheet

Thursday:

Chapter 3  (Notes)

Free Enterprise System

Worksheet

Friday:

Greed (Topic of the Day)

Is greed good or bad for an economy and society?

John Stossel Video: Greed

Video Worksheet

Week 1: August 1st – August 3rd (World History)

World History Syllabus

Wednesday

World History Syllabus

Personality Test

Color Personality Test Details

Ken Robinson Lecture

Student Information Sheet / Note Card

Einstein’s Riddle

Thursday

Maps

Eight Features of Civilization

What Can We Learn from Ancient Skeletons

Friday

English Accents

Culture Discussion / Linguistic Maps

What is Culture?

SPRITE Discussion

Harrison SPRITE

Mental Map Activity – Due Monday

Week 1: August 1st – August 3rd (Government)

Wednesday-

Probing question: Is America the greatest country in the world? Why or why not?

Newsroom Intro

Government Pre-Test

Thursday

Survivor Island Activity

ICIVICS Worksheet: John Locke

Forms of Government

Video Clip

Notes

Friday

Early influences on American Government

Chapter 2-1

ICIVICS Activity

 

 

Week 15: April 30th – May 4th

World History

Monday

Revolutions Test

Tuesday

Change & Conflict Intro Questions

Industrial Revolution Fact Sheet

Industrial Revolution

Crash Course #32

Conditions in Factories: Women and Children Reading

Wednesday

Child Labor Then & Now

Child Labor: Ali’s Story

Industrial Revolution Chart

Tombstone Assignment – Due Thursday

Thursday

Karl Marx and The Communist Manifesto

Capitalism v Socialism

Capitalism v Socialism PPT

Crash Course #33

Rock/Paper/Scissors Game

Friday

White Man’s Burden

Intro to Imperialism PPT

Crash Course #35

Travelocity Travel Package

Government: April 30th – May 4th

Please click on some of the links below:

For further understanding-

Constitution and Bill of Rights Study Guide (Answered)

Constitution and Bill of Rights Presentation

Due Process and School Cases

Monday- Walk Thru the Constitution Activity

Tues: ICIVICS Activity- Anatomy of Constitution

Wed: Bill of Right Intro: ICIVICS Activity

Thurs: 1st Amendment/ Speech & Expression  Tinker v Des Moines Case Review

Fri: 1st Amendment/ Speech   Recent Court cases  Frederich vs Morse

Government: April 23rd – 27th

 More Constitutional Info/Help to Come

(Check back this evening…)

Mon- Constitutional convention

Tues- Virginia vs NJ plan – We the People Ativity

Wed- Federalists vs Anti-federalists-We the People Activity

Thurs- Walk thru the Constitution activity

Fri- Anatomy of Constitution

Week 14: April 23rd – 27th

World History

Monday

Enlightenment People Chart

What if Enlightenment Philosophers Tweeted – Due Tuesday

Tuesday

Music Math and Beethoven

What Caused the French Revolution?

Three Estates Reading – Due Wednesday

The Estates General

Estates General to National Assembly

Louis XVI Bio

Louis/Marie Profile Activity – Due Thursday

 

Wednesday

Constitutional Monarchy

French Revolution Timeline

French Revolution Video Questions

Thursday

French Revolution Phase III PPT

French Revolution Phase IV PPT

Friday

French/American Revolution Comparison

Absolutism/Revolution Study Guide

Revolution Match-up

Revolution Match-up (Answers)