Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Day 41 of 2014/15

Student Expectation: Analyze how the character of a place is related to its political, economic, social, and cultural elements.

Phones on the table.

Login to Skyward - take Ch. 7 sec 1 Quiz.

Return Challenge 1 & 2.

Honors:  Check the screen for answers for Us/Canada Lab Test.

In Skyward, check answers for US/Canada Lab Test.  Look at the map on the screen.  Retake must be completed by Friday 10-24-14.

Review Tuesday notes - PowerPoint

Pull up Ch. 7 & 8 Vocabulary in StudyStack.

Notes - Midwest - p. 167-170
Midwest notes 1
Midwest notes 2
Midwest notes 3


Film:  Regions of the United States

Play Eastern US States Game
PlayWestern US States Game
Need more challenge? Play - Eastern US State Capitals Game. Turn on labels to help you learn.
Need more challenge? Play Western US State Capitals Game  Turn on labels to help you learn.

If time, watch Student News

Homework:  Study for Ch. 7 sec 2 Quiz Thursday.


Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Day 40 of 2014/15

Student Expectation: Analyze how the character of a place is related to its political, economic, social, and cultural elements.

Phones on the table.

Review Challenge 1 & 2.

Turn in Challenge 1 & 2.  Is your name on the map?

HONORS - Number 1-24 on notebook paper.Login to Skyward take US/Canada Lab Test.  Use the paper map as a guide.

Review Monday notes - PowerPoint.

Pull up StudyStack - Ch. 7 & 8 Vocabulary

Notes - the South - p.161-166.
South notes 1
South notes II

Film:  Regions of the United States

In Epsilen-  complete Module 4 Lesson 11 The Characteristics of a Region: A Cultural Study of the United States and Beyond..  Take the quiz after completing module.  Retake the quiz once to raise your score.
Play Eastern US States Game
PlayWestern US States Game
Need more challenge? Play - Eastern US State Capitals Game. Turn on labels to help you learn.
Need more challenge? Play Western US State Capitals Game  Turn on labels to help you learn.

Homework:  Study for Ch. 7 sec 1 Quiz Wed.
                         Read Ch. 7 sec 3 & 4 P. 167-175.



Monday, October 20, 2014

Day 39 of 2014/15

Student Expectation: Analyze how the character of a place is related to its political, economic, social, and cultural elements.

Login to Skyward - check answers for Ch. 5 & 6 Exam.  Retake must be completed by Wed. 10-22-14.

Review Challenge 1 & 2 - 

Pull up StudyStack - Ch. 7 & 8 Vocabulary.  If you did not complete Ch. 7 Vocabulary Thursday, DO IT NOW.

 Northeast notes - p. 157-160. (Paper copy of notes is on the table by the door.)
Northeast US notes

Film: Migration: A profile of the United States.

In Epsilen-  complete Module 4 Lesson 11 The Characteristics of a Region: A Cultural Study of the United States and Beyond..  Take the quiz after completing module.  Retake the quiz once to raise your score.

Play the U.S. Geophysical Regions game.  Turn the labels on to help you learn.

If time, watch Student News

Homework:  Study for Challenge 1 & 2 Test - Honors: No word bank.
                      Be ready to turn in Challenge 1 & 2.




Thursday, October 16, 2014

Day 38 of 2014/15

Student Expectation: Explain how changes in societies have led to diverse uses of physical features.

Phones on the table.

Retake on Ch. 5 & 6 Review must be completed by Tuesday 10-21-14.

Login to Skyward - take Ch. 5 & 6 Exam.

Come to my desk one at a time to show me StudyStack Ch. 5 & 6 Vocabulary - 21 words-  for a daily grade.

In StudyStack - create a new stack for Ch. 7 & 8 Vocabulary - Do vocabulary words and definitions for Ch. 7 - 11 words-Write complete definitions using glossary - Key Terms on P. 157 (1), P. 161 (4), P. 167 (4), & P. 172 (2) = 11 Total.  SAVE CHANGES.

Review Challenge 1 & 2 - Exam is Tuesday.  HONORS: No word bank.

Read Ch. 7 sec 1 P. 157-160.

If time, watch Student News

Homework:  Don't forget to feed the dog.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Day 37 of 2014/15

Student Expectation: Explain how changes in societies have led to diverse uses of physical features.

Phones on the table.

Pull up Study Stack Ch. 5 & 6 Vocabulary

Review Ch. 6 sec 1 A Resource Rich Nation - PowerPoint
Review Nation of Cities notes - P. 148-152

Ch. 6 sec 1 Practice Quiz -
Ch. 6 sec 2 Practice Quiz  

Ch. 5 & 6 Review -Put your name and period number on notebook paper. Number 1-21 on your. paper.

Film:  Migration: A Profile of the United States

Go to   Epsilen    complete Module 4 Lesson 2 -Spatial Diffusion - Phenomenon  take the  quiz after completing module.  Retake quiz once to improve score.

Go to  Epsilen  complete Module 4 Lesson 5 The Reasons for Human Migration -take the quiz after completing module.  Retake quiz once to improve score.

Homework:  Study for Ch. 5 & 6 Exam Thursday
                      Show me Ch. 5 & 6 Vocabulary-  21 words - for daily grade Thursday.
                                                           

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Day 36 of 2014/15

Student Expectation: Explain how changes in societies have led to diverse uses of physical features.

Pull up Study Stack Ch. 5 & 6 Vocabulary

Review Ch. 6 sec 1 A Resource Rich Nation  P. 143-147 -( Paper copy of notes on table by the door.)
Review Nation of Cities notes - P. 148-152

Ch. 6 sec 1 Practice Quiz -answer on notebook paper - Do 1-10 for sec 1 and 1-10 for sec 2 Questions.  You may use notes or textbook to answer questions.
Ch. 6 sec 2 Practice Quiz  Turn in sec 1 & sec 2 answers.

Finish U.S./Canada Challenge 1. "Put a dot on the spot, then label."- Turn map and directions over and complete Challenge 2 - Put a dot on the spot, then label and OUTLINE the shape of state/province.

After completing Challenge 1 & 2 - read Physical and Human Geography - P. 42-49 in Geography Alive.

Go to   Epsilen    complete Module 4 Lesson 2 -Spatial Diffusion - Phenomenon  take the  quiz after completing module.  Retake quiz once to improve score.

Go to  Epsilen  complete Module 4 Lesson 5 The Reasons for Human Migration -take the quiz after completing module.  Retake quiz once to improve score.
                                                           
If time, watch Student News

Homework: Study for Ch. 5 & 6 Review Wed.
                  Be ready to turn in Ch. 5 & 6 Vocabulary Wed.
            Study for Ch. 5 & 6 Exam Thursday.
















Monday, October 13, 2014

Day 35 of 2014/15

Student Expectation: Explain how changes in societies have led to diverse uses of physical features.

Login to Skyward  - check answers for Ch. 5 Quiz.  Retake must be completed by Wed 10-15-14.

Pull up Study Stack Ch. 5 & 6 Vocabulary

Review Ch. 6 sec 1 A Resource Rich Nation  P. 143-147 -( Paper copy of notes on table by the door.)


Read  over Nation of Cities notes - P. 148-152

Finish U.S./Canada Challenge 1. "Put a dot on the spot, then label."- Turn map and directions over and complete Challenge 2 - Put a dot on the spot, then label and OUTLINE the shape of state/province.

After completing Challenge 1 & 2 - read Physical and Human Geography - P. 42-49 in Geography Alive.

Go to   Epsilen    complete Module 4 Lesson 2 -Spatial Diffusion - Phenomenon  take the  quiz after completing module.  Retake quiz once to improve score.
                                                           


If time, watch Student News

Homework: Read Ch. 6 sec 2 P. 148-152.