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)

Week Three (Spring): April 16 – April 20

Monday: Declaration of Independence

Video Clip Morgan Freeman

Discuss portions of

 

Tuesday: Declaration of Idependence

I CIVICS Worksheet

 

Wednesday: Articles of Confedration

Video Clip

Worksheet on Articles

Thursday: Constitutional Convention

We The People Activity : Cooperative learning groups

Worksheet and analysis

 

Friday: Walk Through the Constitution Activity

Cooperative learning activity