Friday, August 31, 2018

HIST8 - August 31, 2018



HW: Finish the last box (bottom right) of your "Roots of American Government" handout, and have a great 3-day weekend!

AGENDA:
  1. Welcome!
  2. 1:2 Quiz - CLICK HERE
  3. COMPLETE - "The Roots of American Government" - HANDOUT HERE
  4. QUESTION - "Why are we learning so much history of Europe in a US history class, Mr. Ippolito?"
  5. VIDEO - What is Magna Carta?
  6. ACTIVITY - Magna Carta - HANDOUT HERE
    1. Need the Magna Carta Glossary of Terms? - CLICK HERE






    Thursday, August 30, 2018

    HIST7 - August 30, 2018

    HW: In honor of Labor Day, ask a parent/guardian about the work they do. Learn at least one thing about their job that you don't already know. Ask them what do they enjoy about their job? What is the greatest challenge of their job?

    HW: Finish "Roman Emperors" and turn in next class if you didn't turn it in today.

    AGENDA:
    1. Welcome! 
    2. Go over "Causes of Death: Roman Emperors
    3. Logging into your Chromebook 
    4. Show me that you can successfully join Mr. Ippolito's Google Classroom 
    5. Why Study History? - ASSIGNMENT ON GOOGLE CLASSROOM
    6. Infinite Campus - HOW TO LOG IN 
    7. Seating Chart Survey - CLICK HERE
    8. Next up: The Legacy of Ancient Rome
    TABLE OF CONTENTS:

    Wednesday, August 29, 2018

    HIST8 - August 29, 2018


    HW: Read and take notes 1:2 + "Danger at Sea" (pgs 12-19) in the textbook. Prepare for an open-note quiz in our next class.

    AGENDA:
    1. Welcome!
    2. New Seating Chart Starts Today
    3. Review the Homework from last time - take out your "Social Contract" activity
    4. INTERACTIVE PRESENTATION - "The Roots of American Government"
    5. QUESTION - "Why are we learning so much history of Europe in a US history class, Mr. Ippolito?"
    6. VIDEO - What is Magna Carta?
    7. ACTIVITY - Magna Carta
      1. Need the Magna Carta Glossary of Terms? - CLICK HERE






    Tuesday, August 28, 2018

    HIST7 - August 28, 2018

    HW: Finish "Causes of Death: Roman Emperors."

    AGENDA:
    1. Welcome!
    2. Attendance
    3. Hand back your quizzes from last class - everyone who participated got a 7/7. Hurray!!
    4. 1:1 and 1:2 Quiz
    5. Seating Chart Survey launches as soon as you go through library orientation
    6. Caring For Our Chromebooks
    7. Causes of Death for Roman Emperors - HANDOUT HERE
    8. Still to come: Chromebooks, Infinite Campus, and more!

    Monday, August 27, 2018

    HIST8 - August 27, 2018

    HW: Respond to the prompt at the bottom of the "Social Contract" activity. Get a parent/guardian or other adult family member involved in helping you complete your homework.

    AGENDA:
    1. Welcome!
    2. Tell me something good
    3. Attendance
    4. Homework - Parent/Guardian Survey due today
    5. Seating Chart starts Wednesday
    6. INTERACTIVE PRESENTATION - Enlightenment Thinkers
    7. ACTIVITY - The Original Social Contract



    Friday, August 24, 2018

    HIST7 - August 24, 2018

    HW: Read 1:2 in the textbook. Be prepared for another open-note quiz next week on 1:1 and 1:2.
    AGENDA:
    1. Welcome!
    2. Attendance
    3. 1:1 Quiz
    4. Seating Chart Survey launches as soon as you go through library orientation
    5. The Social Contract
    6. Class Syllabus mess up!
    7. Coming next week: Chromebooks, Infinite Campus, and more!



    LEADERSHIP - August 24, 2018

    HW: Be kind and understanding to others.

    1. Welcome 
    2. Attendance
    3. Checking your homework from last class. This question:
      1. "What's your life's passion? Are you currently pursuing that passion? What advice would you give to young people trying to figure out what their passion or calling is?"
    4. The Social Contract
    5. What are your most inspiring movies?
    6. Miracle - Part I

    NEXT STEPS: Seating Chart Survey, Class Syllabus, and more!


    Thursday, August 23, 2018

    HIST8 - August 23, 2018



    HW: Share Mr. Ippolito's class syllabus with your family. Get your parent/guardian's "Electronic Signature" by Monday, 8/27

    AGENDA:
    1. Welcome!
    2. Attendance
    3. Collect "Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader" 
    4. Seating Chart Survey (seating chart will be completed this weekend) - CLICK HERE
    5. The Social Contract
    6. Class Syllabus
    7. JOURNAL - What Does It Mean to Be an American?
      1. Respond to the question before watching the Reagan video
      2. Watch the Reagan video
      3. Add any thoughts you may have after the Reagan video
      4. Watch the NPR video
      5. Add any additional thoughts that come to mind after the NPR video


    Wednesday, August 22, 2018

    HIST7 - August 22, 2018

    HW: Read 1:1 in the textbook. Notes are optional. Prepare for an open-note quiz in our next class.
    HW: Share Mr. Ippolito's Class Syllabus with your parent/guardian.
    AGENDA:
    1. Welcome!
    2. Attendance
    3. Finish Binder Reminder Scavenger Hunt
    4. Seating Chart Survey launches as soon as you all go through library orientation
    5. Kid President's "20 Things We Should Say More Often"
    6. Review Mr. Ippolito's Class Syllabus
    7. Coming soon: Chromebooks, Infinite Campus, the Social Contract, and more!

    LEADERSHIP - August 22, 2018


    HW: Ask an adult these questions: "What's your life's passion? Are you currently pursuing that passion? What advice would you give to young people trying to figure out what their passion or calling is?"

    1. Welcome and What Makes This Class Different
    2. Attendance
    3. Our first theme for this class: PASSION
    4. Hackschooling makes me happy - Logan LaPlante
    5. Oprah: 4 Questions to Help You Find Your Calling
    6. HANDOUT - "Discover Your Passion"
    NEXT STEPS: The Social Contract, Seating Chart Survey, Class Syllabus, The Most Inspiring Movies, and more!


    Tuesday, August 21, 2018

    HIST8 - August 21, 2018


    HW: By next class, finish "Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader"
    HW: Share Mr. Ippolito's class syllabus with your family. Get your parent/guardian's "Electronic Signature" by Monday, 8/27

    AGENDA:
    1. Welcome!
    2. Attendance
    3. Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader - HANDOUT HERE
    4. Caring For Your Chromebook
    5. Seating Chart Survey - CLICK HERE
    6. Class Syllabus

    Monday, August 20, 2018

    LEADERSHIP - August 20, 2018

    HW: Offer to do one chore today in your home without being asked.

    AGENDA:
    1. Welcome!
    2. Attendance
    3. Seating Chart Survey launches Wednesday
    4. DISCUSSION QUESTIONS:
    5. "Welcome to Mr. Ippolito's Class" presentation
    6. Later this week: Syllabus, Chromebooks, Infinite Campus, and more!!



    HIST7 - August 20, 2018

    HW: Offer to do one chore today in your home without being asked.

    AGENDA:
    1. Welcome!
    2. Attendance
    3. Seating Chart Survey launches Wednesday
    4. Review Binder Reminder Scavenger Hunt
    5. Collect Scavenger Hunt - remember to include your first and last name
    6. "Welcome to Mr. Ippolito's Class" presentation
    7. Later this week: Syllabus, Chromebooks, Infinite Campus, and more!!




    Friday, August 17, 2018

    What to Expect in Mr. Ippolito's Class - August 17, 2018

    HW: Be prepared for class everyday and be kind to seventh graders.

    AGENDA:
    1. Welcome!
    2. Attendance
    3. Seating Chart Survey launches Tuesday
    4. "Welcome to Mr. Ippolito's Class" presentation
    5. Koosh Ball Challenge
    6. Next week: Syllabus, Chromebooks, Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader, and more!!





    Thursday, August 16, 2018

    Welcome to Mr. Ippolito's Class! - August 16, 2018

    HIST 7 HW: Complete Binder Reminder Scavenger Hunt.

    Today's Agenda:
    1. Welcome to Room P-1!
    2. Attendance
    3. Get to know your neighbor
    4. Binder Reminder Scavenger Hunt
    5. The Hero's Journey and Life Vest Inside
    6. Why are we here?