Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Day 171 of 2014/15

Bring your assigned textbook to class - we turn them in today.  (If you need to keep textbook to finish your review, turn in textbook on test day,

Spring Semester Exam Review #1-150 - go to file and make a copy so you can answer

FORM TO SUBMIT SPRING SEMESTER EXAM REVIEW 2015 (Submit Review BEFORE you come for your exam.  You will need the 70 minutes for the exam.)

FINISH REVIEW/ SUBMIT REVIEW/  STUDY FOR EXAM

Return 5 Goals for Spring Semseter.

Semester Exam counts as 20% of your Final Semester Grade.  We will be working on  the Semester Exam Review to prepare you for the Exam.  All students will complete the Review.  If you are Exempt, you do not have to take the Final Exam.

The Review is 150 questions from Ch. 14-34.  112 of these questions are on the Exam.
The Map Review is 30 places to identify.  28 of these places will be on the Exam.  You will have a Word Bank EXCEPT HONORS.  

There are 140 questions on the Exam.  The Exam is on paper - multiple choice, matching, true/false - easy to take and easy to grade. You have 70 minutes for the Exam. The Review counts as 15 points on the Exam.  NO REVIEW = -15 POINTS ON YOUR FINAL EXAM.   I will be dividing by 155.   You should complete the Review by Tuesday and submit.  Finals start that day.

Homework:  Finish Review - Submit Review - Study for Final Exam.





Friday, May 29, 2015

Day 171 of 2014/15

BRING YOUR ASSIGNNED TEXTBOOK To SCHOOL MONDAY.  WE TURN IN BOOKS TUESDAY.

FYI - Locker cleanout is Monday - 9:25 am - 100 Hall          10:20 am - 200 Hall

CONTINUE WORKING ON SEMESTER EXAM REVIEW.  Form to Submit is at the bottom of today's blog.

Log in to Skyward - check your 6th Six Weeks grade AND SEMESTER AVERAGE.  Are you happy with Semester Average?  If so, that is the grade you need to make on the Final Exam to keep that grade.  Not happy with Semester Average?  This is your last chance to raise the average!

Semester Exam counts as 20% of your Final Semester Grade.  We will be working on  the Semester Exam Review to prepare you for the Exam.  All students will complete the Review.  If you are Exempt, you do not have to take the Final Exam.

The Review is 150 questions from Ch. 14-34.  112 of these questions are on the Exam.
The Map Review is 30 places to identify.  28 of these places will be on the Exam.  You will have a Word Bank EXCEPT HONORS.  I will give you the map Friday.

There are 140 questions on the Exam.  The Exam is on paper - multiple choice, matching, true/false - easy to take and easy to grade. You have 70 minutes for the Exam. The Review counts as 15 points on the Exam.  NO REVIEW = -15 POINTS ON YOUR FINAL EXAM.   I will be dividing by 155.   You should complete the Review by Tuesday and submit.  Finals start that day.

Notes are on the blog or paper copies are on the table by the door.  Return paper copies as you finish.

Spring Semester Exam Review #1-150 - go to file and make a copy so you can answer

FORM TO SUBMIT SPRING SEMESTER EXAM REVIEW 2015

Homework:  Finish Semester Exam Review 
                        WE WILL TURN IN TEXTBOOKS ON TUESDAY.


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Day 170 of 2014/15

BRING YOUR ASSIGNNED TEXTBOOK To SCHOOL MONDAY.  WE TURN IN BOOKS TUESDAY.

FYI - Locker cleanout is Monday - 9:25 am - 100 Hall          10:20 am - 200 Hall

Return Africa maps.

Label Semester Exam Map Review.

Log in to Skyward - check your 6th Six Weeks grade AND SEMESTER AVERAGE.  Are you happy with Semester Average?  If so, that is the grade you need to make on the Final Exam to keep that grade.  Not happy with Semester Average?  This is your last chance to raise the average!

Semester Exam counts as 20% of your Final Semester Grade.  We will be working on  the Semester Exam Review to prepare you for the Exam.  All students will complete the Review.  If you are Exempt, you do not have to take the Final Exam.

The Review is 150 questions from Ch. 14-34.  112 of these questions are on the Exam.
The Map Review is 30 places to identify.  28 of these places will be on the Exam.  You will have a Word Bank EXCEPT HONORS.  I will give you the map Friday.

There are 140 questions on the Exam.  The Exam is on paper - multiple choice, matching, true/false - easy to take and easy to grade. You have 70 minutes for the Exam. The Review counts as 15 points on the Exam.  NO REVIEW = -15 POINTS ON YOUR FINAL EXAM.   I will be dividing by 155.   You should complete the Review by Tuesday and submit.  Finals start that day.

Notes are on the blog or paper copies are on the table by the door.  Return paper copies as you finish.

Spring Semester Exam Review #1-150 - go to file and make a copy so you can answer

FORM TO SUBMIT SPRING SEMESTER EXAM REVIEW 2015

Homework:  Work on Semester Exam Review (If you do not have Internet at home, see me for a paper copy of review to work on over the weekend.  I will not grade a paper copy but you can use the paper copy at home and then transfer the answers to the Google Document on the blog.)
                        WE WILL TURN IN TEXTBOOKS ON TUESDAY.


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Thursday, May 28, 2015

Day 169 of 2014/15

Student Expectation:  Assess causes, effects, and perceptions of conflicts between groups of people, including modern genocides and terrorism.

Phones on the table

Hotel Rwanda III - do not take notes.

Rwanda Genocide Update

Log in to Skyward - check your 6th Six Weeks grade AND SEMESTER AVERAGE.  Are you happy with Semester Average?  If so, that is the grade you need to make on the Final Exam to keep that grade.  Not happy with Semester Average?  This is your last chance to raise the average!

Semester Exam counts as 20% of your Final Semester Grade.  We will be working on  the Semester Exam Review to prepare you for the Exam.  All students will complete the Review.  If you are Exempt, you do not have to take the Final Exam.

The Review is 150 questions from Ch. 14-34.  112 of these questions are on the Exam.
The Map Review is 30 places to identify.  28 of these places will be on the Exam.  You will have a Word Bank EXCEPT HONORS.  I will give you the map Friday.

There are 140 questions on the Exam.  The Exam is on paper - multiple choice, matching, true/false - easy to take and easy to grade. You have 70 minutes for the Exam. The Review counts as 15 points on the Exam.  NO REVIEW = -15 POINTS ON YOUR FINAL EXAM.   I will be dividing by 155.   You should complete the Review by Tuesday and submit.  Finals start that day.

Notes are on the blog or paper copies are on the table by the door.  Return paper copies as you finish.

Spring Semester Exam Review #1-150 - go to file and make a copy so you can answer

Forms to submit the Review will be on Friday's blog.

Homework:  Work on Semester Exam Review
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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Day 168 of 2014/15

Student Expectation:  Assess causes, effects, and perceptions of conflicts between groups of people, including modern genocides and terrorism.

FYI - I have a teacher meeting Thursday at 7:20 am. - see me early.

Phones on the table.

Turn in labeled Africa Physical Map

Come to my desk one at a time to show me 6th Six Weeks Travelers Journal  (4-17-15 to 5-22-15) for a daily grade.

Film:  continue Hotel Rwanda II - do not take notes.

No homework today.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Day 167 of 2014/15

Student Expectation:  Assess causes, effects, and perceptions of conflicts between groups of people, including modern genocides and terrorism.

Phones on the table.

Ch. 24-27 Review?

Film:  Hotel Rwanda - do not take notes.

Homework:  We will turn in Africa Physical Map Wed.  (If you need another copy, check table by the door.)
                     I will grade Travelers Journal Wed.

Friday, May 22, 2015

Day 166 of 2014/15

Student Expectation:  Describe and compare patterns of culture such as language, religion, land use, education, and customs that make specific regions of the world distinctive.

Pull up StudyStack -Ch. 24-27 Vocabulary

Review Thursday notes - PowerPoint

South Africa notes A p. 573-576.
South Africa notes B

Watch two videos from South Africa articles.

Come to my desk one at a time to show me Ch. 24-27 Vocabulary for a daily grade.

Film:  Capetown, South Africa - take notes in Travelers Journal

Read Crossing the Racial Divide South Africa 10-28-13. password is godleygeo2015..After reading the article, play the game. Turn off sound for the game.


Read After Mandela Jan 13, 2014 password is godleygeo2015.After reading the article, play the game. Turn off sound for the game.


Play the games - Countries of Northern Africa - turn on labels to help you learn.
                        Western Africa Countries 
                        Eastern Africa Countries  
                       Central Africa Countries  
                       Southern Africa Countries 

Homework:  Don't forget to feed the dog.