Thursday, April 23, 2015

Day 146 of 2014/15

Student Expectation:  Describe elements of culture, including language, religion, beliefs and customs, institutions, and technologies.

Phones on the table.

Please make sure your name is on the maps.Turn in South Asia Maps.

Login to Skyward - take Ch. 28/29 Exam & Map Test.  Use the paper map to answer map questions.  Return paper map to me after exam.

In  Skyward - check answers for Thje Bravest Girl Quiz.  Retake must be completed by Wed. 4-29-15. If you did not take quiz Thursday, do it NOW.

Go to StudyStack - create a new stack for Ch. 21,22,23 Vocabulary.  Do Ch. 21 Vocabulary terms and definitions - define using textbook glossary - Key Terms on P. 438 (4), P. 444 (2), P. 446 (3), P. 448 (2) and P. 451 (2) = 13 Total. Save Changes.

Read Ch. 21 P. 436-451.

Read Is Everest Climbing Season Finished?

After you have completed vocabulary and reading, watch Student News.

Homework:  Make sure you have finished Ch. 21 Vocabulary and read Ch. 21

Day 145 of 2014/15

Student Expectation:  Describe elements of culture, including language, religion, beliefs and customs, institutions, and technologies.

Phones on the table.

Login to Skyward -  take The Bravest Girl in the World Quiz.

In Skyward - check answers for India at a Crossroads Quiz.  Retake must be completed by Tuesday 4-28-15.

Pull up StudyStack - Ch. 34,28,29 Vocabulary

Review Wed. notes.

Nepal, Bhutan, & Sri Lanka notes -P. 624-625.

Geo Alive - P. 419-427.

Oral Review - Ch. 29 sec 3, Ch. 28, Ch. 29

Review maps - South Asia - without using maps.


Due to Internet outage Wed, 7th & 8th - show me Ch. 34,28,29 Vocabulary for a grade.

Read The Chaos on Everest 12-31-13.

If time, watch Student News

Homework:  Study for Ch. 28, 29 Exam & Map Test Friday
                       Be ready to turn in South Asia maps Friday before exam.



Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Day 144 of 2014/15

Student Expectation:  Describe elements of culture, including language, religion, beliefs and customs, institutions, and technologies.

Where should you go in case of a Tornado Drill?

Phones on the table.

Login to Skyward -  take India at a Crossroads Quiz.

In Skyward , check answers for Ch. 29 sec 2 Quiz.  Retake must be completed by Monday 4-27-15.

Pull up StudyStack - Ch. 34,28,29 Vocabulary

Review Tuesday notes

Afghanistan/Bangladesh notes - P. 621-623.

Afghanistan War by the Numbers

Review South Asia maps.

Watch "Who are the Taliban" and "Making of Malala".
Discuss The Bravest Girl in the World - Malala.  Password is godleygeo2015.

During the film, come to my desk one at a time and show me  StudyStack - Ch. 34,28,29 Vocabulary

Film:  Pennies A Day - Bangladesh - take notes in Travelers Journal.

Homework:  Study for The Bravest Girl in the World Quiz Thursday.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Day 143 of 2014/15

Student Expectation:  Describe elements of culture, including language, religion, beliefs and customs, institutions, and technologies.

Phones on the table.

Review Friday/Monday notes - PowerPoint

Login to Skyward - take Ch. 29 sec 2 Quiz.

In Skyward - check answers for Ch. 29 sec 1 Quiz.  Retake must be completed by Thurs. 4-23-15.  IF YOU DID NOT TAKE THE SEC 1 QUIZ MONDAY - DO IT NOW - QUIZ IS TURNED ON IN SKYWARD.

In Skyward - check 5th Six weeks Grade and Semester Average.

Review South Asia Maps

Review India at a Crossroads Password is godleygeo201

Pull up StudyStack - Ch. 34,28,29, Vocabulary

Pakistan notes  p. 620

Film:  Pakistan - Child labor -  take notes in Travelers Journal.



Read The Bravest Girl in the World - Malala.  Password is godleygeo2015.    Play the game after reading the article. Turn your sound off for the game.  After the game, click on "Analyze the article" on P. 12 for more questions to consider.

Read How Pakistan hid Osama bin Laden

Homework:  Study for India at a Crossroads Quiz Wed.
I will grade Ch. 34,28,29 Vocabulary Wed. - 35 words.



Monday, April 20, 2015

Day 142 of 2014/15

Student Expectation:  Describe major world religions, including Hinduism, and their spatial distribution.

Phones on the table.

Review Ch. 29 sec 1 - PowerPoint

Login to Skyward - take Ch. 29 sec 1 Quiz.

Pull up StudyStack - Ch. 34,28,29, Vocabulary

Review Friday notes

Notes - India Village Life, Urbanization, & Economics - p. 614-619.
India Village Life notes

Film:  60 Minutes: Untouchables - take notes in Travelers Journal.

Review South Asia Maps.


Read India at a Crossroads Password is godleygeo2015. After reading the article, play the game. Turn off sound for game. After the game, click on "Discuss the article" on P. 18 for more questions to consider.

Homework: Study for Ch. 29 sec 2 Quiz Tuesday
Read Ch. 29 sec 3 P. 620-625.



Thursday, April 16, 2015

Day 141 of 2014/15

Student Expectation:  Describe major world religions, including Hinduism, and their spatial distribution.

Login to Skyward - check answers for Ch. 28 Quiz.  (IF YOU DID NOT TAKE THE QUIZ THURSDAY, DO IT NOW!  Retake must be completed by Tuesday 4-21-15


Create a new Google Doc titled "6th Six Weeks Travelers Journal".

Watch the video - India Revealed - take notes in 6th Six Weeks Travelers Journal.


Review Thursday notes - 

Pull up StudyStack - Ch. 34,28,29, Vocabulary

Review South Asia maps.

Read P. 612-613.

Read India Religious Life notes - P. 614-615

Watch Rags to Riches Video on India at a Crossroads.

Read India at a Crossroads Password is godleygeo2015. After reading the article, play the game. Turn off sound for game. After the game, click on "Discuss the article" on P. 18 for more questions to consider.

f time, watch Student News

Homework:  Study for Ch. 29 sec 1 Quiz Monday.




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Day 140 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 Tue/Wed notes - PowerPoint

Login to Skyward - take Ch, 28 Quiz.

Review South Asia maps

Discuss  A Tale of Two Indias - password is godleygeo2015.

Pull up StudyStack - Ch. 34, 28, 29

Ch. 29 sec 1 notes - p. 607-610.
India notes

Read aloud p. 612-613.



Read The Birth of India and Pakistan - password is godleygeo2015.

If time, watch Student News

Homework: Read Ch. 29 sec 2 P. 614-619.