Tuesday, September 18, 2018

HIST7 - September 18, 2018

HW: Study your notes and read 1:4 for a "Legacy of Rome" quiz likely on Thursday.
ESSENTIAL QUESTION: What was Rome’s greatest legacy? What the Roman Empire’s most valuable and most lasting contribution in our lives today?
AGENDA:
  1. Welcome, attendance, write down your HW
  2. Reflections - APPLICATION HERE
  3. The Legacy of Rome - PRESENTATION HERE and NOTES SHEET HERE
  4. Kwiius practice - GOOGLE CLASSROOM
  5. ROME'S GREATEST LEGACY - ORAL ESSAY
  • Part 1 - CLAIM: "Rome's greatest legacy is ________________. There are three reasons why this is true..."
  • Part 2 - EVIDENCE: "Our first piece of evidence is _____________." Explain that evidence.
  • Part 3 - EVIDENCE: "Our second piece of evidence is _____________." Explain that evidence.
  • Part 4 - EVIDENCE: "Our third piece of evidence is _____________." Explain that evidence.
  • Part 5 - COUNTERCLAIM: "Now some people may claim that ______________ is Rome's greatest legacy. While it is true that... <explain first piece of evidence for counter-claim> and it may also be true that ... <explain second piece of evidence for counter-claim>.
  • Part 6 - CONCLUSION: However, there is still no doubt that Rome's greatest legacy is ______________. For your last sentence, offer your listener some brain candy.
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. Binder Reminder Scavenger Hunt
  2. 1:1 Reading Notes
  3. 1:1 Quiz (Practice Quiz)
  4. 1:2 Reading Notes
  5. Causes of Death: Roman Emperors
  6. Rome’s Legacy in Words: Latin Roots in the English Language
  7. The Roman Empire: The Western Empire Collapses
  8. The Roman Empire in Art (answer question at the bottom of "The Western Empire"
  9. 1:3 Reading Notes and Quiz
  10. The Legacy of Rome - PRESENTATION HERE and NOTES SHEET HERE
  11. Show me you know how to use Kwiius - GOOGLE CLASSROOM
  12. Rome's Greatest Legacy - Oral Essay (TURN IN USING GOOGLE CLASSROOM)

Monday, September 17, 2018

HIST8 - September 17, 2018

HW: Read and take notes on 2:3. Prepare for a reading quiz.

AGENDA:
  1. Welcome, attendance, and write down HW in your Binder Reminder
  2. Take out Propaganda handout and go over a couple together as a class
  3. Spend 10 more minutes on independent practice with the Propaganda slides
    1. Review and complete the Seven Types of Propaganda - HANDOUT 1 and HANDOUT 2
  4. Finish going over Propaganda slides as a class
  5. Spotlight Examination: Propaganda of the Revolution
  6. Finish Gallery Walk lesson - HANDOUT - PLACARDS
    1. Elbow partner discussion - clean up what you may have missed
    2. Large-group discussion - any other questions?
    3. Paragraph discussion - What were the greatest causes of the American Revolution?
    4. Collect Gallery Walk
  7. Project: Loyalist or Patriot Propaganda Poster
    1. Decide on a group of 1, 2, or 3
    2. Decide which side of the Revolution you wish to take
    3. Decide what type(s) of propaganda you wish to include
    4. Brainstorm, outline, and rough draft today
    5. You'll get poster paper on Wednesday


TABLE OF CONTENTS
  1. Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader
  2. Enlightenment Thinkers
  3. The Original Social Contract
  4. The Roots of American Government
  5. Magna Carta - HANDOUT and GLOSSARY OF TERMS
  6. Examining Passenger Lists - HANDOUTand PASSENGER LISTS
  7. Causes of the American Revolution - HANDOUT and GALLERY WALK PLACARDS
  8. The Seven Types of Propaganda - HANDOUT 1 HERE and HANDOUT 2 HERE

Friday, September 14, 2018

HIST7 - September 14, 2018

HW: Study your notes and read 1:4 for a "Legacy of Rome" quiz sometime next week.
ESSENTIAL QUESTION: What was Rome’s greatest legacy? What the Roman Empire’s most valuable and most lasting contribution in our lives today?
AGENDA:
  1. Welcome, attendance, write down your HW
  2. Finish up "The Western Empire Collapses"
  3. The Legacy of Rome - PRESENTATION HERE and NOTES SHEET HERE
  4. ROME'S GREATEST LEGACY - ORAL ESSAY FORMAT
  • Part 1 - CLAIM: "Rome's greatest legacy is ________________. There are three reasons why this is true..."
  • Part 2 - EVIDENCE: "Our first piece of evidence is _____________." Explain that evidence.
  • Part 3 - EVIDENCE: "Our second piece of evidence is _____________." Explain that evidence.
  • Part 4 - EVIDENCE: "Our third piece of evidence is _____________." Explain that evidence.
  • Part 5 - COUNTERCLAIM: "Now some people may claim that ______________ is Rome's greatest legacy. While it is true that... <explain first piece of evidence for counter-claim> and it may also be true that ... <explain second piece of evidence for counter-claim>.
  • Part 6 - CONCLUSION: However, there is still no doubt that Rome's greatest legacy is ______________. For your last section, offer your listener some brain candy.
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. Binder Reminder Scavenger Hunt
  2. 1:1 Reading Notes
  3. 1:1 Quiz (Practice Quiz)
  4. 1:2 Reading Notes
  5. Causes of Death: Roman Emperors
  6. Rome’s Legacy in Words: Latin Roots in the English Language
  7. The Roman Empire: The Western Empire Collapses
  8. The Roman Empire in Art (answer question at the bottom of "The Western Empire"
  9. 1:3 Reading Notes and Quiz
  10. The Legacy of Rome - PRESENTATION HERE and NOTES SHEET HERE
  11. Rome's Greatest Legacy - Oral Essay (TURN IN USING GOOGLE CLASSROOM)

Thursday, September 13, 2018

HIST8 - September 13, 2018

HW: Complete the paragraph at the end of "Causes of the American Revolution" gallery walk. Also, read and take notes on 1:3. Prepare for a possible reading quiz sometime next week.

AGENDA:
  1. Welcome!
  2. A quick word on grades, make-up work, and missing work
  3. Finish Gallery Walk lesson from last class
    1. GALLERY WALK HANDOUT
    2. GALLERY WALK PLACARDS
  4. Project: Loyalist or Patriot Propaganda Poster
    1. Giving you a preview of the electronic version of the instructions today
    2. Paper instructions next week
  5. The Seven Types of Propaganda - HANDOUT 1 HERE and HANDOUT 2 HERE

TABLE OF CONTENTS
  1. Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader
  2. Enlightenment Thinkers
  3. The Original Social Contract
  4. The Roots of American Government
  5. Magna Carta - HANDOUT and GLOSSARY OF TERMS
  6. Examining Passenger Lists - HANDOUTand PASSENGER LISTS
  7. Causes of the American Revolution - HANDOUT and GALLERY WALK PLACARDS
  8. The Seven Types of Propaganda - HANDOUT 1 HERE and HANDOUT 2 HERE

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

HIST7 - September 12, 2018

HW: Finish "The Western Empire Collapses."
AGENDA:
  1. Welcome! 
  2. 1:3 Quiz - CLICK HERE
  3. The Roman Empire in Art - complete our discussion
  4. Answer this question on the back at the bottom of "The Western Empire Collapses"
  5. Finish The Empire Collapses - HANDOUT HERE 
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. Binder Reminder Scavenger Hunt
  2. 1:1 Reading Notes
  3. 1:1 Quiz (Practice Quiz)
  4. 1:2 Reading Notes
  5. Causes of Death: Roman Emperors
  6. Rome’s Legacy in Words: Latin Roots in the English Language
  7. The Roman Empire: The Western Empire Collapses
  8. The Roman Empire in Art (answer question at the bottom of "The Western Empire"
  9. 1:3 Reading Notes and Quiz