Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Day 103 of 2015/16

Student Expectation:  use case studies and GIS to identify contemporary challenges and to answer real-world questions.

FYI - If you are presenting tonight at History Day, meet at 5:15 in the commons.  We will get your chromebooks and set up in the commons.

I have a 4:00 pm Meeting today - see me after the bell at 3:45.

Phones on the table.

Click on Eastern Europe Map Quiz .  Put the game in "strict test mode".  We will start together.  When finished, hands off the keyboard. I will come to your desk to record your score.

Open Ch. 17 PowerPoint - go to slide 10.  In textbook, pages 388-393.  Listen to Ch. 17 sec 2 Audio Summary and Case Study Audio Summary.

Cojme to my desk one at a time to show me Ch. 15-17 Vocabulary (28 words) in  Studystack .

In http://my.hrw.com - complete assignments -This is an "Open Book Review" - look up the answers.   Ch. 15 Test review "A" (do section A and B), Ch. 16 Test Review "A" (do section A and B), and Ch. 17 Test Review "B" (do section A, B, and C).  

Homework:  Study for Ch. 15-17 Exam Wed.

Monday, February 8, 2016

Day 102 of 2015/16

Student Expectation:  use case studies and GIS to identify contemporary challenges and to answer real-world questions.

2nd Period announcements 2-8-16

In Skyward - check answers for Ch. 16 sec 3 Quiz.  Retake must be completed by Wed. 2-10-16.  If you missed any quizzes last week, take them NOW.  They are turned on for makeups.


Open Ch. 17 PowerPoint - go to slide 4.  In textbook, pages 384-387.  Listen to Ch. 17 sec 1 Audio Summary. Ch. 17 sec 1 Audio Summary
Review  Interactive: The Caucasus


In http://my.hrw.com - complete assignments -Ch. 17 sec 2 Reading(Answer green icon questions on P. 388 (1), P. 389 (3), and P. 390 (answer the first seven questions - omit the last question - save to my notebook by cilcking at bottom left)), Ch. 17 sec 2 Guided Reading, Case Study Reading(Answer the green icon questions on P. 392 (2) and P. 393 (1).)save to my notebook by clicking at bottom left, and Case Study Guided Reading.


In Studystack, - ,If you do not have 28 words in Ch. 15-17 Vocabulary stack, Finish them NOW.  I will grade Ch. 15-17 Vocabulary Tuesday 2-9-16.  Use the glossary in paper textbook or HRW Glossary is in Unit 10. Write complete definitions. SAVE CHANGES.


Eastern Europe Map Quiz -Map Test on Tuesday 2-9-16.

Homework:  Study for Eastern Europe Map Test Tuesday.
                      Finish reading assignments.


Friday, February 5, 2016

Day 101 of 2015/16

Student Expectation:interpret maps to explain the division of land, including man-made and natural borders, into separate political units such as cities, states, and countries.

Phones on the table.


Login to Skyward  -take Ch. 16 sec 3 Quiz


In Skyward - check answers for Czar Putin Quiz.  Retake must be completed by Wed. 2-10-16.

Open Ch. 17 PowerPoint - go to slide 4.  In textbook, pages 384-387.  Listen to Ch. 17 sec 1 Audio Summary.  Review Interactive: The Caucasus

Eastern Europe Map Quiz -Map Test on Tuesday 2-9-16.

Follow Your Passion Presentations:  Tuesday night February 9  (5:30 to 7:30 pm) is History Day at GHS.  If you are working on a History Day Project, your contest presentation is that night.  Any volunteers to present Follow Your Passion Project that night , see me to sign up.  If you present on Feb. 9, you will have free time Friday 2-12 and Friday 2-19.  All other presentations will be Feb 24/25.

Grading for Follow your Passion Project II.  This is a test grade.

Up to   100  Student presents at History Day Feb. 9
Up to    60-90     Student presents on Feb. 24/25
                    0              No student presentation

Work on "Follow Your Passion II" project.  You will have 20-30 minutes each Friday this six weeks to learn about your topic.  Create a 3-5 minute presentation for the class.  Your presentation should show why this is your passion and how geography is used in your passion

Homework:  Don't forget to feed the dog.


Thursday, February 4, 2016

Day 100 of 2015/16

Student Expectation:  analyze cultural changes in specific regions caused by migration, war, trade, innovations, and diffusion.

Phones on the table.

Login to Skyward  -take  Czar Putin Quiz


In Skyward - check answers for Ch. 16 sec 1 & 2 Quiz. Retake must be completed by Tuesday 2-9-16.

Open Ch. 16 PowerPoint and go to slide 24  of follow on screen.  In textbook, pages 375-381. Listen to Ch. 16 sec 3 Audio Summary.  Review Interactives: Silk Production and Comparing Cultures: Homes and Shelters. 

Listen to Focus on the Essential Question Podcast Ch. 17

In http://my.hrw.com - complete assignments - Ch. 17 sec 1 Reading, Ch. 17 sec 1 Guided Reading, and Interactive Map: The Caucasus.

Eastern Europe Map Quiz -Map Test on Tuesday 2-9-16.

Homework:  Study for Ch. 16 sec 3 Quiz Friday.
                      Finish HRW reading assignments.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Day 99 of 2015/16

Student Expectation:  compare life in a variety of urban and rural areas in the world to evaluate political, economic, social, and environmental changes.

Phones on the table.

Login to Skyward  -take ch. 16 sec 1 & 2 Quiz.


In Skyward - check answers for A New Cold War Quiz.  Retake must be completed by Friday 2-5-16.

Watch the video: Cold War then Discuss Czar Putin? 1-12-15 password is godleygeo2016. Quiz over this article Thurs. 2-4-16.

In Studystack, pull up stack for Ch. 15-17 Vocabulary.  Do Ch. 17 definitions on P. 385 (3), P. 388(2) = 5.   Total = 28.  Use the glossary in paper textbook or HRW Glossary is in Unit 10. Write complete definitions. SAVE CHANGES.

In http://my.hrw.com - complete assignments - Ch. 16 sec 3 Reading, Ch. 16 sec 3 guided Reading, Interactive: Silk Production, and Interactive: Compare Cultures: Homes and Shelters.

Eastern Europe Map Quiz -Map Test on Tuesday 2-9-16.

Homework:  Study for Czar Putin Quiz Thurs.
                        Finish reading assignments 
                      

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Day 98 of 2015/16

Student Expectation:  compare life in a variety of urban and rural areas in the world to evaluate political, economic, social, and environmental changes.

Phones on the table.

Login to Skyward  -take A New Cold War Quiz.

Open Ch. 16 PowerPoint and go to slide 16 of follow on screen.  In textbook, pages 370-374.    Discuss Ivan the Terrible and watch the multimedia videos.

The Russians use the Cyrillic Alphabet. - go to Google Translate -  type in your full name and translate to Russian.  Listen to your name in Russian

Video:  Student News

Eastern Europe Map Quiz -turn on labels to help you learn.
Central Asia Map Quiz - turn on labels to help you learn

Homework:  Study for Ch. 16 sec 1 & 2 Quiz Wed.


     

Monday, February 1, 2016

Day 97 of 2015/16

Student expectation:  explain how political, economic, social and environmental push and pull factors and physical geography affect the routes and flows of human migration.

Discuss A New Cold War? 10-28-13. Review Cold War Timeline -Password is godleygeo2016. Quiz over this article Tuesday 2-2-16.

Watch video: Russia Revealed.

In http://my.hrw.com - complete assignments - Ch. 16 sec 2 Reading, Ch. 16 sec 2 Guided Reading, and Multimedia: Ivan the Terrible (read Ivan the Terrible - we will watch the videos in class together Tuesday.)

Read Czar Putin? 1-12-15 password is godleygeo2016. Quiz over this article Thurs. 2-4-16. Read the article - we will watch the video in class.

Eastern Europe Map Quiz -turn on labels to help you learn.

Central Asia Map Quiz - turn on labels to help you learn

Homework:  Study for "A New Cold War" Quiz Tuesday 2-2-16.
                      Finish reading assignments.