Thursday, December 8, 2016

Real, Fake, or Not Enough Evidence? - 12/8/2016

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PER A TOTAL: 68
PER B TOTAL: 75
PER C TOTAL: 70
Yesterday: 4
Yesterday: 4
Yesterday: 4

  1. Origami and Japanese Culture - Brown Bag Presentation TODAY
  2. Final Exam is next Wednesday, December 14
    1. Study Guide released tomorrow
    2. Will cover everything we have learned in the 2nd Quarter (since mid-October)
  3. Spotting Fake News
  4. 75th Anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor
  5. "Chinese Wisdom for the Modern World"
    1. Upload your project using THIS form 
    Q2 TABLE OF CONTENTS
    3. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide
    4. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali
    * Match Your Vote (turned in on Google Classroom)
    * Sundiata: The Next Chapter (Google Classroom)
    5. 2016 Electoral College Map
    6. Crash Course: The Mongols
    7. 10:1 Chapter Notes
    8. 10:1 Vocabulary Terms (at the end of your 10:1 Chapter Notes)
    Newsela article assigned on 11/16
    9. Three Belief Systems of China (including Quote Bubble portion)
    *China Mini-Book (separate project)
    *Two more Newsela articles (complete by 12/2)
    *PROJECT: "Chinese Wisdom for the Modern World"
    10. Real, Fake, or Not Enough Evidence?

    Wednesday, December 7, 2016

    Continue Working on Project - 12/7/2016

    PER A TOTAL: 64
    PER B TOTAL: 71
    PER C TOTAL: 66
    Yesterday: 4
    Yesterday: 4
    Yesterday: 5

    HW: Continue work on your project: "Chinese Wisdom for the Modern World" 
    1. Origami and Japanese Culture - Brown Bag Presentation tomorrow
    2. Final Exam is next Wednesday, December 14
      1. Study Guide released by the end of this week
      2. Will cover everything we have learned in the 2nd Quarter (since mid-October)
    3. Spotting Fake News, continued
    4. 75th Anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor
    5. CONTINUE PROJECT - "Chinese Wisdom for the Modern World"
      1. See the instruction sheet for more information on the project 

    Q2 TABLE OF CONTENTS
    3. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide
    4. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali
    * Match Your Vote (turned in on Google Classroom)
    * Sundiata: The Next Chapter (Google Classroom)
    5. 2016 Electoral College Map
    6. Crash Course: The Mongols
    7. 10:1 Chapter Notes
    8. 10:1 Vocabulary Terms (at the end of your 10:1 Chapter Notes)
    Newsela article assigned on 11/16
    9. Three Belief Systems of China (including Quote Bubble portion)
    *China Mini-Book (separate project)
    *Two more Newsela articles (complete by 12/2)
    *PROJECT: "Chinese Wisdom for the Modern World"

    Tuesday, December 6, 2016

    Reliable Sources - 12/6/2016

    PER A TOTAL: 60
    PER B TOTAL: 67
    PER C TOTAL: 62
    Yesterday: 4
    Yesterday: 4
    Yesterday: 3

    HW: Continue work on your project: "Chinese Wisdom for the Modern World" 
    1. Origami and Japanese Culture - Brown Bag Presentation this Thursday in the Library
    2. Spotting Fake News - ARTICLE HERE
      1. Play Kahoot!
    3. CONTINUE PROJECT - "Chinese Wisdom for the Modern World"
      1. If you wanted to do a 100-point project, your email proposal was due yesterday
      2. See the instruction sheet for more information on the project 
    Q2 TABLE OF CONTENTS
    3. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide
    4. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali
    * Match Your Vote (turned in on Google Classroom)
    * Sundiata: The Next Chapter (Google Classroom)
    5. 2016 Electoral College Map
    6. Crash Course: The Mongols
    7. 10:1 Chapter Notes
    8. 10:1 Vocabulary Terms (at the end of your 10:1 Chapter Notes)
    Newsela article assigned on 11/16
    9. Three Belief Systems of China (including Quote Bubble portion)
    *China Mini-Book (separate project)
    *Two more Newsela articles (complete by 12/2)
    *PROJECT: "Chinese Wisdom for the Modern World"

    Monday, December 5, 2016

    Spotting Fake News - 12/5/2016

    PER A TOTAL: 56
    PER B TOTAL: 63
    PER C TOTAL: 59
    Yesterday: 4
    Yesterday: 4
    Yesterday: 4

    HW: Continue work on your project: "Chinese Wisdom for the Modern World" 
    1. Tell me something good!
    2. Origami and Japanese Culture - Brown Bag Presentation this Thursday in the Library
    3. Spotting Fake News - ARTICLE HERE
    4. CONTINUE PROJECT - "Chinese Wisdom for the Modern World"
      1. If you want to do a 100-point project, your email proposal is due by today
      2. See the instruction sheet for more information on the project 
    Q2 TABLE OF CONTENTS
    3. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide
    4. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali
    * Match Your Vote (turned in on Google Classroom)
    * Sundiata: The Next Chapter (Google Classroom)
    5. 2016 Electoral College Map
    6. Crash Course: The Mongols
    7. 10:1 Chapter Notes
    8. 10:1 Vocabulary Terms (at the end of your 10:1 Chapter Notes)
    Newsela article assigned on 11/16
    9. Three Belief Systems of China (including Quote Bubble portion)
    *China Mini-Book (separate project)
    *Two more Newsela articles (complete by 12/2)
    *PROJECT: "Chinese Wisdom for the Modern World"

    Friday, December 2, 2016

    Continue Chinese Wisdom Project - 12/2/2016

    PER A TOTAL: 52
    PER B TOTAL: 59
    PER C TOTAL: 55
    Yesterday: 4
    Yesterday: 4
    Yesterday: 3

    HW: Begin work on your project: "Chinese Wisdom for the Modern World" 
    1. Rogue One tickets - I need to place my final order at 2:30 today
    2. Newsela - read and take a quiz on two more articles by today - NEWSELA.COM
    3. CONTINUE PROJECT - "Chinese Wisdom for the Modern World"
      1. Project sheet in the basket today - HANDOUT HERE
      2. Draw quotes
        1. A Period Quote Sheet HERE
        2. B Period Quote Sheet HERE
        3. C Period Quote Sheet HERE
    Q2 TABLE OF CONTENTS
    1. African Proverbs
    3. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide
    4. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali
    * Match Your Vote (turned in on Google Classroom)
    * Sundiata: The Next Chapter (Google Classroom)
    5. 2016 Electoral College Map
    6. Crash Course: The Mongols
    7. 10:1 Chapter Notes
    8. 10:1 Vocabulary Terms (at the end of your 10:1 Chapter Notes)
    Newsela article assigned on 11/16
    9. Three Belief Systems of China (including Quote Bubble portion)
    *China Mini-Book (separate project)
    *Two more Newsela articles (complete by 12/2)
    *PROJECT: "Chinese Wisdom for the Modern World"