Week 13: October 29th – November 2nd (Government)

Monday:

The Road from Runnymede Video w/ Questions

American Government PPT Day 8

Application of Principles of Democracy to the Magna Carta, English Bill of Rights, and Declaration of Independence

Tuesday:

AMGOV Day 9- AOC to the Constitution

Analysis of The Articles of Confederation

The AOC Worksheet

https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/us-history/road-to-revolution/creating-a-nation/a/the-constitutional-convention

Preamble Scramble

US Constitution Jigsaw

The Constitution Simplified

Wednesday:

The Bill of Rights in Pictures

Hobbes, Locke, and Montesquieu Jigsaw

Comparison Chart of these 3 Philosophers (HW)

Unit 1 Review

Unit 1 Study Guide

Thursday:

In-class Review (HW)

Unit 1 Kahoot

Unit 1 Study Guide (Answered)

Friday:

Unit 1 Test

Unit 1 Review Due

Week 12: October 22 – October 26 (World History)

Monday

DaVinci Code

Tuesday

Renaissance Match-up

Use this link to help with your Study Guide!

Finish DaVinci Code

Da Vinci Code Open Mind Symbology – Due Wednesday

Renaissance Test Study Guide

Wednesday

Renaissance Test

Mansa Musa’s Hajj – Answer Questions for Thursday

Thursday

Africa PPT

Mansa Musa

Mankind #6

Friday

America: Continent or Country?

Ancient American Civilizations

History of Chocolate

When Are We Now Timeline – Due Monday

Week 12: October 22- October 26 (Government)

a. Determine how governments differ in geographic distribution of power, particularly
unitary, confederate, and federal systems of government.
b. Determine how some forms of government differ in their level of citizen participation
particularly authoritarian (autocracy and oligarchy) and democratic.
c. Determine how the role of the executive differs in presidential and parliamentary systems
of governments.
d. Differentiate between a direct democracy, representative democracy, and/or a republic.

SSCG2 Demonstrate knowledge of the political philosophies that shaped the development
of United States constitutional government.
a. Analyze key ideas of limited government and the rule of law as seen in the Magna Carta,
the Petition of Right, and the English Bill of Rights.
b. Analyze the impact of the writings of Hobbes (Leviathan), Locke (Second Treatise on
Government), Rousseau (The Social Contract), and Montesquieu (The Spirit of the Laws)
on our concept of government.
c. Analyze the ways in which the philosophies listed in element 2b influenced the Declaration

Monday:

Systems of Government – UFC

Lecture and Notes

Systems of Government Application WS

No Chewing Game Allowed Reading and WS (Homework if not finished in class)

I-Civics activity: Who Rules?

https://www.icivics.org/viewpdf.html?path=/sites/default/files/Who%20Rules_2.pdf

 

Tuesday: 

Class Discussion – Why would living in Singapore be a good thing?

Video – Forms of Government

Lecture and Notes: Authoritarian vs. Democracy

Types of Authoritarian

Types of Democracy

 

Wednesday:

Lecture and Notes: Values and Principles of American Democracy

Discussion on the Declaration of Independence and Constitution

Video: What is American Democracy?

Values and Principles WS (To be finished for HW)

 

Thursday:

Bill of Rights Symbolism Activity (To be finished for HW)

What do the 27 Amendments really mean?

“Stranded on Deserted Island Activity:

 

Friday: 

Current Events

English Influences on American Government

Road from Runnymede – Videos w/ Questions

Lecture and Notes: Magna Carta, English Bill of Rights, English Common Law

Week 11: October 15th – October 19th (World History)

Monday

Finish Sincerely Machiavelli – Due Tuesday

Tuesday

Why Ireland Split

Protestant Reformation PPT

Crash Course Protestant Reformation

Wednesday

Renaissance Art PPT

History of Ideas – Art

Renaissance Art 

Why is This Vermeers Painting Considered a Masterpiece?

Roman Emperor Chart Renaissance You Be the Artist – Due Thursday

Thursday

How Scientists Transform How We Think About Disease

Tycho Brahe The Scandalous Astronomer

Scientific Revolution PPT

Scientific Revolution Chart

Friday

Counter Reformation PPT

DaVinci Symbology Profile – Due Tuesday

 

Week 10: October 8th – October 12th (World History)

Please click on the link below to help you prepare for your Renaissance Unit Test:

Renaissance Match-up

Monday

Middle Ages Test

Renaissance History of Ideas

Tuesday

Search for the Holy Grail

Wednesday

The Renaissance PPT

Renaissance Timeline

Crash Course – Renaissance

Did Shakespeare Write His Plays?

Thursday

1st Block Doesn’t Meet Thursday

3rd Block Will do Wednesday’s Lesson

Friday

How Machiavellian Are You?

The Prince Analysis

Machiavelli BBC

Sincerely Machiavelli – Due Monday

Week 10: October 8th – October 12th (Economics)

Monday:

Exchange Rates Activity and Worksheet

Appreciation and Depreciation in Currency – Who wins? Who loses?

Ch. 17 Guide to the Essentials & Test-27h015d

Econ Currency Exchange Rate-2j3fuy7

Tuesday: 

EOC Review

Macroeconomics Touchstone Quiz

Personal Finance: Investing and Banking Institutions

Personal Finance Worksheet

Ch. 10 Guide to the Essentials & Test-1xajkwv

Wednesday:

No Class- PSAT

Thursday: 

EOC Review International Touchstone Quiz

Personal Finance:  Insurance

Different Types of Insurance (Student Activity)

Vocabulary: Premiums & Deductible

Friday:

EOC Review

Great Website for EOC Review- 200 questions

https://www.quia.com/quiz/678432.html

 

Week 8: September 17 – September 21 (World History)

Monday

Emerging Civilizations Test

Mapping Out the Middle Ages Reading

Mapping Out the Middle Ages Questions

Medieval Timeline

Tuesday

Why People Died so Young in the Middle Ages

Middle Ages / Charlemagne PPT

Charlemagne Reading

Charlemagne Graphic Organizer

Mankind Episode Four: Warriors

Wednesday

Feudalism PPT

Feudalism Pyramid

Dark Ages Video Guide

Thursday

Finish Dark Ages Video

Feudalism Simulation

Friday

Black Death Reading / Questions

Past, Present and Future of the Bubonic Plague

Could the Black Death Happen Again?

The Medieval Church PPT

Medieval Church

Body Bio Packet – Due Monday October 1st

 

Week 8: September 17 – September 21 (Economics)

Play Kahoot! – Click on the link below:

UNIT 3 TEST PREP

https://play.kahoot.it/#/?quizId=956701c4-8344-4dde-95cf-172429619c35

Monday:

Macroeconomics

Chapter 13 – Unemployment/Inflation

Chapter 13 – Vocab/Study Guide Worksheet

Tuesday:

Taxes

Chapter 14 – Taxes/Tax Policy/Fiscal Policy

Chapter 14 – Lecture Notes/Chapter Study Guide

Discussion debate on tax policy – Are the Rich taxed enough?

Wednesday:

Fiscal Policy –

Keynesian vs Classic vs Supply

Compare and Contrast Economic Models

 

Thursday:

Intro into Monetary Policy

Review for Unit 3 Test

Chapters 12,13,14,15

 

Friday: 

Unit 3 Test

Stossel Videos

 

Week 7: September 10 – September 14 (World History)

Monday

Byzantine Timeline

Hagia Sophia

The Byzantine Empire PPT

Byzantine Empire Primary Souces Centers

Tuesday

Where did Russia Come From

Russia PPT

History v Genghis Khan

Resisting the Mongols

Wednesday

Aladdin Stereotypes – Due Thursday

Thursday

How Islam Began

Islamic Civilizations PPT

Islam Empires Chart

What if the Ottoman Empire Never Existed

Friday

Introduction to Western Religions

Western Religions Chart

New Empires Emerge Review Guide