Sunday, September 25, 2016

Presidential Debate TONIGHT - 9/26/2016

ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS/BIG IDEAS: What are sites of encounter? What role did they play in 7th century Arabia, and what role do they play today?

HW: Watch tonight's Presidential Debate (6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Pacific Time) between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Watch with your family, if possible. It will be available on nearly all major broadcast networks (CBS, NBC, ABC, FOX) as well as C-SPAN, FOX News, CNN, MSNBC on television and streaming live online. Shortly after the debate concludes, it will be available to stream on the C-SPAN website, if you missed watching it live. Complete the Presidential Debate Guide and Evaluation while you watch. It is due on WEDNESDAY. Students who don't have TV or Internet access at home will be given an alternate way to complete the assignment in class tomorrow.

AGENDA:
Q1 TABLE OF CONTENTS
1. Causes of Death--Roman Emperors
2. Chapter 1, Section 1 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
3. The Western Empire Collapses
4. Chapter 1, Section 2 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
5. Chapter 1, Section 3 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
6. Marcus Aurelius and Stoicism
7. 9/11 Reading and Activity
8. The Twelve Tables - worksheet and primary source
9. Chapter 1, Section 4 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
10. Chapter 3, Section 1 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
Sites of Encounter - assignment completed on Google Classroom
11. Crash Course World History: Islam
12. 3:2 Context Clues Vocabulary Definitions
13. Presidential Debate Guide and Evaluation

Friday, September 23, 2016

The Five Pillars - 9/23/2016

ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS/BIG IDEAS: What are sites of encounter? What role did they play in 7th century Arabia, and what role do they play today?

HW: Make sure "Sites of Encounter" and "Crash Course: Islam" notes are complete for Monday.

AGENDA:
Have a Little Faith (A Period only)


  • "Crash Course World History: Islam"
    • Go over answers to front part of handout
    • Watch the video to help you with Question #1
    • Finish "Sites of Encounter" assignment from yesterday. It's in GOOGLE CLASSROOM
  • Start making it a practice to bring earbuds to school; you may use them from time to time in my classroom to get independent work done. I will have earbuds available on Monday.
  • Let's take the last 10 minutes to play Kahoot!
Q1 TABLE OF CONTENTS
1. Causes of Death--Roman Emperors
2. Chapter 1, Section 1 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
3. The Western Empire Collapses
4. Chapter 1, Section 2 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
5. Chapter 1, Section 3 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
6. Marcus Aurelius and Stoicism
7. 9/11 Reading and Activity
8. The Twelve Tables - worksheet and primary source
9. Chapter 1, Section 4 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
10. Chapter 3, Section 1 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
Sites of Encounter - assignment completed on Google Classroom
11. Crash Course World History: Islam
12. 3:2 Context Clues Vocabulary Definitions

Thursday, September 22, 2016

BC, AD, BCE, and CE - 9/22/2016

ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS/BIG IDEAS: What are sites of encounter? What role did they play in 7th century Arabia, and what role do they play today?

HW:  Be helpful around your home. Do a chore without being asked, or at least do it the first time after being asked. You must just blow your parent's mind. Also, finish your "Crash Course: Islam" notes.

AGENDA:
Have a Little Faith


  • "Crash Course World History: Islam"
    • Go over answers to front part of handout
    • Watch the video to help you with Question #1
    • Finish "Sites of Encounter" assignment from yesterday. It's in GOOGLE CLASSROOM
  • Start making it a practice to bring earbuds to school; you may use them from time to time in my classroom to get independent work done. I will have earbuds available on Monday.

Q1 TABLE OF CONTENTS
1. Causes of Death--Roman Emperors
2. Chapter 1, Section 1 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
3. The Western Empire Collapses
4. Chapter 1, Section 2 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
5. Chapter 1, Section 3 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
6. Marcus Aurelius and Stoicism
7. 9/11 Reading and Activity
8. The Twelve Tables - worksheet and primary source
9. Chapter 1, Section 4 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
10. Chapter 3, Section 1 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
Sites of Encounter - assignment completed on Google Classroom
11. Crash Course World History: Islam
12. 3:2 Context Clues Vocabulary Definitions

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Using Context Clues - 9/22/2016

ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS/BIG IDEAS: What are sites of encounter? What role did they play in 7th century Arabia, and what role do they play today?


HW:  USING CONTEXT CLUES PRACTICE
Pre-read Chapter 3, Section 2 in your textbook. On a separate sheet of paper (or on the back of your "Crash Course World History" handout we did today), use CONTEXT CLUES to define the following terms:
  • Qur'an
  • revelation
  • Hadith
  • core beliefs
  • fasting
  • almsgiving
  • hajj
AGENDA:
  • Context Clues - helping prepare for your homework tonight
  • "Crash Course World History: Islam"
  • Continue "Sites of Encounter" assignment from yesterday. Can't find it? It's in GOOGLE CLASSROOM
  • Start making it a practice to bring earbuds to school; you may use them from time to time in my classroom to get independent work done. I will have earbuds available on Monday.
Q1 TABLE OF CONTENTS
1. Causes of Death--Roman Emperors
2. Chapter 1, Section 1 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
3. The Western Empire Collapses
4. Chapter 1, Section 2 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
5. Chapter 1, Section 3 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
6. Marcus Aurelius and Stoicism
7. 9/11 Reading and Activity
8. The Twelve Tables - worksheet and primary source
9. Chapter 1, Section 4 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
10. Chapter 3, Section 1 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
Sites of Encounter - assignment completed on Google Classroom
11. Crash Course World History: Islam
12. 3:2 Context Clues Vocabulary Definitions

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

The Origins of Islam - 9/20/2016

ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS/BIG IDEAS: What are sites of encounter? What role did they play in 7th century Arabia, and what role do they play today?

HW: Be a good person.

AGENDA:
  • Take the 3:1 Quiz
  • Any final Rome/USA presentations today? Today's the last day. Talk to the Tech Chair.
  • Turn in 3:1 Notes (homework from last night)
  • Sites of Encounter - GOOGLE CLASSROOM
Q1 TABLE OF CONTENTS
1. Causes of Death--Roman Emperors
2. Chapter 1, Section 1 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
3. The Western Empire Collapses
4. Chapter 1, Section 2 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
5. Chapter 1, Section 3 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
6. Marcus Aurelius and Stoicism
7. 9/11 Reading and Activity
8. The Twelve Tables - worksheet and primary source
9. Chapter 1, Section 4 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
10. Chapter 3, Section 1 - 5-4-3-2-1 Reading Notes
Sites of Encounter - assignment completed on Google Classroom
11.