Friday, November 30, 2018

HIST7 - November 30, 2018

ESSENTIAL QUESTION(S)/BIG IDEAS: What is the legacy of China and the Mongol Empire?

HW: Read 10:3 and 11:1. Prepare for a reading quiz next week, as early as Tuesday, 12/4.

AGENDA:
  1. Welcome, Attendance, and write down your HW
  2. Mrs. Asplund has chosen her favorite Adinkra mat! Who is the big winner? Find out when I return next week!
  3. Watch Mr. Ippolito's quick video on the homework before starting mini-books
  4. China Mini-Book (return PACKETS and MINI-BOOKS at the end of the period)



    Q2 TABLE OF CONTENTS
    1. African Proverbs
    2. 5:1 Reading notes
    3. Crash Course World History: Mansa Musa and Islam in Africa
    4. 5:2 Reading Notes
    5. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide - HANDOUT HERE
    6. Adinkra Mat (turned in separately; not in your notes)
    7. Latitude and Longitude - HANDOUT HERE
    8. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali
    9. Sundiata: What Comes Next (submitted electronically)
    10. Reading notes 10:1
    11. Reading notes 10:2
    12. The Great Thanksgiving Listen - GOOGLE CLASSROOM
    13. Three Belief Systems of China - HANDOUT HERE and SLIDESHOW HERE
    14. What They Might Have Said/What They Actually Said (on "Three Belief Systems")
    15. Crash Course World History: 2,000 Years of Chinese History  - GOOGLE CLASSROOM
    16. My China Mini-Book - HANDOUT HERE

    Thursday, November 29, 2018

    HIST8 - November 29, 2018

    HW: Complete USCIS Civics Exam 51-100.

    AGENDA:
    1. Welcome, attendance, and write down HW in your Binder Reminder
    2. Review and score your own Bill of Rights Quiz - HANDOUT HERE
    3. P2 Only: What is the Bill of Rights? - SLIDESHOW HERE and HANDOUT HERE
      1. Starting with the 5th Amendment
    4. Bill of Rights: You Be the Judge - CASE PACKET HERE
      1. Please remember, don't write in the packet!
    5. Review USCIS Civics Exam Questions #1-50 - HANDOUT HERE
      1. REMINDER! - Great Civics Exam resources are HERE



      Q2 HIST8 TABLE OF CONTENTS
      1. 3:2 Reading Notes
      2. Washington Irving and the Literature of Early America - HANDOUT HERE
      3. Midterm Research - HANDOUT HERE
      4. Midterm Election Night Tracker - HANDOUT HERE
      5. Constitutional Convention - READING HERE and HANDOUT HERE
      6. 3:3 Reading Notes
      7. The Federalist Papers - P1 HANDOUT - P2 HANDOUT
      8. Constitution Digital Interactive Notebook - ASSIGNMENT IN GOOGLE CLASSROOM
      9. USCIS Civics Exam - HANDOUT HERE
      10. Powers of Government - HANDOUT HERE
      11. What is the Bill of Rights? - SLIDESHOW HERE and HANDOUT HERE
      12. Bill of Rights: You Be the Judge - CASE PACKET HERE
      13. Bill of Rights Quiz - HANDOUT HERE

      Wednesday, November 28, 2018

      HIST7 - November 28, 2018

      ESSENTIAL QUESTION(S)/BIG IDEAS: What is the legacy of China and the Mongol Empire?

      HW: Read 10:3 and 11:1. Prepare for a reading quiz next week, as early as Tuesday, 12/4.

      AGENDA:
      1. Welcome, Attendance, and write down your HW
      2. I am away at a conference on Friday, 11/30
        1.  While I am gone, you will continue to work on "My China Mini-Book"
        2. Let's chat about appropriate behavior
      3. By the end of the period today, you owe me:
        1. What They Might Have Said/What They Actually Said (put your name on your "Three Belief Systems" packet before turning in)
        2. Still need to track down REAL quotes from Confucius, Buddha, or Laozi (also spelled Laotzu or Lao Tzu)? My favorite site is www.brainyquote.com or https://www.goodreads.com
        3. Don't necessarily trust Pinterest, Google Images, or other sources
        4. You are going to create a respectful "wise saying" from each of these three philosophers based on what you have learned about each
        5. By 11:59 p.m. this evening, you owe me:
        1. Crash Course World History: 2,000 Years of Chinese History on Google Classroom
        2. Having trouble with the book burning question? Watch this:
          https://youtu.be/gyjvN_c9k8A
      4. The Story of China: The Tang Dynasty and the Silk Road - VIDEO

      Q2 TABLE OF CONTENTS
      1. African Proverbs
      2. 5:1 Reading notes
      3. Crash Course World History: Mansa Musa and Islam in Africa
      4. 5:2 Reading Notes
      5. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide - HANDOUT HERE
      6. Adinkra Mat (turned in separately; not in your notes)
      7. Latitude and Longitude - HANDOUT HERE
      8. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali
      9. Sundiata: What Comes Next (submitted electronically)
      10. Reading notes 10:1
      11. Reading notes 10:2
      12. The Great Thanksgiving Listen - GOOGLE CLASSROOM
      13. Three Belief Systems of China - HANDOUT HERE and SLIDESHOW HERE
      14. What They Might Have Said/What They Actually Said (on "Three Belief Systems")
      15. Crash Course World History: 2,000 Years of Chinese History  - GOOGLE CLASSROOM
      16. My China Mini-Book - HANDOUT HERE

      Tuesday, November 27, 2018

      HIST8 - November 27, 2018

      HW: Complete and return your take-home Bill of Rights Quiz.

      AGENDA:
      1. Welcome, attendance, and write down HW in your Binder Reminder
      2. What is the Bill of Rights? - SLIDESHOW HERE and HANDOUT HERE
      3. Bill of Rights: You Be the Judge - CASE PACKET HERE
      4. Your Constitution Digital Interactive Notebook is due today - ASSIGNMENT IN GOOGLE CLASSROOM



        Q2 HIST8 TABLE OF CONTENTS
        1. 3:2 Reading Notes
        2. Washington Irving and the Literature of Early America - HANDOUT HERE
        3. Midterm Research - HANDOUT HERE
        4. Midterm Election Night Tracker - HANDOUT HERE
        5. Constitutional Convention - READING HERE and HANDOUT HERE
        6. 3:3 Reading Notes
        7. The Federalist Papers - P1 HANDOUT - P2 HANDOUT
        8. Constitution Digital Interactive Notebook - ASSIGNMENT IN GOOGLE CLASSROOM
        9. USCIS Civics Exam - HANDOUT HERE
        10. Powers of Government - HANDOUT HERE
        11. What is the Bill of Rights? - SLIDESHOW HERE and HANDOUT HERE
        12. Bill of Rights: You Be the Judge - CASE PACKET HERE
        13. Bill of Rights Quiz - HANDOUT HERE

        Monday, November 26, 2018

        HIST7 - November 26, 2018


        ESSENTIAL QUESTION(S)/BIG IDEAS: What are the main ideas of the three belief systems of China?

        HW: Finish "Crash Course: China" and "What They Might Have Said/What They Actually Said."

        AGENDA:
        1. Welcome, Attendance, and write down your HW
        2. Mary Poppins Returns
          1. El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood
          2. Friday, December 21, 7:45pm show
          3. MORE INFO FOR PARENTS HERE
        3. Finish the Three Belief Systems of China
          1. Handout HERE
          2. Slideshow presentation HERE
          3. What They Might Have Said/What They Actually Said
        4. The Great Thanksgiving Listen please submit your interview using GOOGLE CLASSROOM
          1. Again, this assignment is optional and can only HELP your grade
          2. You can complete it anytime between now and the end of the quarter
        5. Crash Course World History: 2,000 Years of Chinese History
          1. Complete on Google Classroom


        Q2 TABLE OF CONTENTS
        1. African Proverbs
        2. 5:1 Reading notes
        3. Crash Course World History: Mansa Musa and Islam in Africa
        4. 5:2 Reading Notes
        5. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide - HANDOUT HERE
        6. Adinkra Mat (turned in separately; not in your notes)
        7. Latitude and Longitude - HANDOUT HERE
        8. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali
        9. Sundiata: What Comes Next (submitted electronically)
        10. Reading notes 10:1
        11. Reading notes 10:2
        12. The Great Thanksgiving Listen - GOOGLE CLASSROOM
        13. Three Belief Systems of China - HANDOUT HERE and SLIDESHOW HERE
        14. What They Might Have Said/What They Actually Said (on "Three Belief Systems")
        15. Crash Course World History: 2,000 Years of Chinese History  - GOOGLE CLASSROOM

        Tuesday, November 20, 2018

        HIST8 - November 20, 2018

        HW: Finish up your Digital Interactive Notebook assignment (due Tuesday, November 27).

        AGENDA:
        1. Welcome, attendance, and write down HW in your Binder Reminder
        2. Ralph Breaks the Internet OPENING NIGHT at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood
          1. Wednesday, November 21
          2. Tickets are only $12
          3. It's a family activity (your family is responsible for transportation)
          4. Mr. Ippolito and his family will be there
          5. Over 40 Rio Norte students and their family members already going!
          6. More info for your parent/guardian - CLICK HERE
        3. FINISH UP: Powers of Government questions - HANDOUT HERE
        4. Constitution Digital Interactive Notebook - ASSIGNMENT IN GOOGLE CLASSROOM
          1. Work at your own pace... but it's due tomorrow, so try to make sure you're on your last couple of pages!
          2. Choose your own partner today!
        5. Hamilton vs. Jefferson: Bill of Rights Debate! - HANDOUT HERE
          1. If you finish early: 
            1. Work on your Digital Interactive Notebook or...
            2. on your USCIS Civics Exam - HANDOUT HERE
        Q2 HIST8 TABLE OF CONTENTS
        1. 3:2 Reading Notes
        2. Washington Irving and the Literature of Early America - HANDOUT HERE
        3. Midterm Research - HANDOUT HERE
        4. Midterm Election Night Tracker - HANDOUT HERE
        5. Constitutional Convention - READING HERE and HANDOUT HERE
        6. 3:3 Reading Notes
        7. The Federalist Papers - P1 HANDOUT - P2 HANDOUT
        8. Constitution Digital Interactive Notebook - ASSIGNMENT IN GOOGLE CLASSROOM
        9. USCIS Civics Exam - HANDOUT HERE
        10. Powers of Government - HANDOUT HERE
        11. Hamilton vs. Jefferson: Bill of Rights Debate! - HANDOUT HERE

        Monday, November 19, 2018

        HIST7 - November 19, 2018


        ESSENTIAL QUESTION(S)/BIG IDEAS: What are the main ideas of the three belief systems of China?

        HW: Be grateful. Be kind.

        AGENDA:
        1. Welcome, Attendance, and write down your HW
        2. Leadership-Based Electives - what they are and what you need to know
          1. ASB
          2. Yearbook
          3. RioTV
        3. 10:1 and 10:2 Quiz - CLICK HERE
        4. Developing Relationships of Trust - CLICK HERE
        5. Three Belief Systems of China
          1. Handout HERE
          2. Slideshow presentation HERE
        6. The Great Thanksgiving Listen - GOOGLE CLASSROOM
          Q2 TABLE OF CONTENTS
          1. African Proverbs
          2. 5:1 Reading notes
          3. Crash Course World History: Mansa Musa and Islam in Africa
          4. 5:2 Reading Notes
          5. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide - HANDOUT HERE
          6. Adinkra Mat (turned in separately; not in your notes)
          7. Latitude and Longitude - HANDOUT HERE
          8. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali
          9. Sundiata: What Comes Next (submitted electronically)
          10. Reading notes 10:1
          11. Reading notes 10:2
          12. The Great Thanksgiving Listen - GOOGLE CLASSROOM
          13. Three Belief Systems of China - HANDOUT HERE and SLIDESHOW HERE

            Friday, November 16, 2018

            HIST8 - November 16, 2018

            HW: Continue to work on your Digital Interactive Notebook assignment (due Wednesday).

            AGENDA:
            1. Welcome, attendance, and write down HW in your Binder Reminder
            2. Ralph Breaks the Internet OPENING NIGHT at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood
              1. Wednesday, November 21
              2. Tickets are only $12
              3. It's a family activity (your family is responsible for transportation)
              4. Mr. Ippolito and his family will be there
              5. Over 40 Rio Norte students and their family members already going!
              6. More info for your parent/guardian - CLICK HERE
            3. For Period 2 - We still need to talk about Federalist 10
            4. Constitution Digital Interactive Notebook - ASSIGNMENT IN GOOGLE CLASSROOM
              1. Work at your own pace
              2. Choose your own partner today! 
              3. Remember, try to complete 2-3 pages per day
            5. Powers of Government - HANDOUT HERE
              1. VIDEO: TED-Ed: How is power divided in the United States government?
              2. VIDEO: Crash Course: Separation of Powers and Checks and Balances
              3. Another good video (it's a little older, but still good!) - NBC News Three Branches of Government
              4. If you finish early: 
                1. Work on your Digital Interactive Notebook or...
                2. on your USCIS Civics Exam - HANDOUT HERE





            Q2 HIST8 TABLE OF CONTENTS
            1. 3:2 Reading Notes
            2. Washington Irving and the Literature of Early America - HANDOUT HERE
            3. Midterm Research - HANDOUT HERE
            4. Midterm Election Night Tracker - HANDOUT HERE
            5. Constitutional Convention - READING HERE and HANDOUT HERE
            6. 3:3 Reading Notes
            7. The Federalist Papers - P1 HANDOUT - P2 HANDOUT
            8. Constitution Digital Interactive Notebook - ASSIGNMENT IN GOOGLE CLASSROOM
            9. USCIS Civics Exam - HANDOUT HERE
            10. Powers of Government - HANDOUT HERE

            Thursday, November 15, 2018

            HIST7 - November 15, 2018


            ESSENTIAL QUESTION(S)/BIG IDEAS: What was unique about each of the dynasties of medieval China?

            HW: Read 10:2. Prepare for a possible GAME SHOW quiz on Monday.

            AGENDA:
            1. Welcome, Attendance, and write down your HW
            2. 10:1 Quiz - CLICK HERE WHEN GIVEN PERMISSION BY MR IPPOLITO
            3. Three Belief Systems of China
              1. Handout HERE
              2. Slideshow presentation HERE
            4. The Great Thanksgiving Listen - GOOGLE CLASSROOM
              Q2 TABLE OF CONTENTS
              1. African Proverbs
              2. 5:1 Reading notes
              3. Crash Course World History: Mansa Musa and Islam in Africa
              4. 5:2 Reading Notes
              5. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide - HANDOUT HERE
              6. Adinkra Mat (turned in separately; not in your notes)
              7. Latitude and Longitude - HANDOUT HERE
              8. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali
              9. Sundiata: What Comes Next (submitted electronically)
              10. Reading notes 10:1
              11. Reading notes 10:2

              Wednesday, November 14, 2018

              HIST8 - November 14, 2018

              HW: Complete your Federalist Papers assignment (due Friday). In your assignment, make sure you demonstrate that you understand the core principle of at least TWO of the Federalist Papers we studied.

              AGENDA:
              1. Welcome, attendance, and write down HW in your Binder Reminder
              2. Federalist Papers - P1 HANDOUT - P2 HANDOUT
              3. Constitution Digital Interactive Notebook - ASSIGNMENT IN GOOGLE CLASSROOM
                1. Work at your own pace
                2. I will strongly recommend completing 2-3 pages per day
              4. USCIS Civics Exam - HANDOUT HERE
                1. The questions on this Civics Exam are the exact questions from the real USCIS Naturalization process - more info and resources here
                2. This exam Civics Exam will be part of your Q2 Final Exam next month
              5. Hamilton Animatics - PLAYLIST HERE
                1. Not an assignment, just available if you're curious about the musical
              Q2 HIST8 TABLE OF CONTENTS
              1. 3:2 Reading Notes
              2. Washington Irving and the Literature of Early America - HANDOUT HERE
              3. Midterm Research - HANDOUT HERE
              4. Midterm Election Night Tracker - HANDOUT HERE
              5. Constitutional Convention - READING HERE and HANDOUT HERE
              6. 3:3 Reading Notes
              7. The Federalist Papers - P1 HANDOUT - P2 HANDOUT
              8. Constitution Digital Interactive Notebook - ASSIGNMENT IN GOOGLE CLASSROOM
              9. USCIS Civics Exam - HANDOUT HERE

              Tuesday, November 13, 2018

              HIST7 - November 13, 2018


              ESSENTIAL QUESTION(S)/BIG IDEAS: What lessons can we learn from stories like the one about Sundiata?

              HW: Read 10:1. Prepare for an open-note quiz.

              HW: FINISH SUNDIATA: WHAT COMES NEXT? - See the description on last week's agenda. Your grade will be based on critical thinking, use of vocabulary, and visual appeal. For this assignment, you will need to:
              • Use and highlight FIVE challenging academic vocabulary words from the Sundiata text
              • Demonstrate that you understand the MEANING of each of the five words you use
              • Demonstrate that you know how to use Word Art
              • Demonstrate that you know how to use drop shadow
              • Demonstrate that you know how to use font, color, and contrast to make text easy to read
              • Use the Widescreen 16:9 format in Page Setup
              • Download your work as a PNG file, then upload it as an attachment and email it to rippolito.history@blogger.com; in the subject line, include YOUR first and last name(s) and your class period
              AGENDA:
              1. Welcome, Attendance, and write down your HW
              2. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali - What comes next?
                1. Your story should already be finished
                2. Mr. Ippolito will show you how to format your text
                3. Mr. Ippolito will show you how to submit your finished product to our classroom blog
              3. Adinkra Mat presentations
                Q2 TABLE OF CONTENTS
                1. African Proverbs
                2. 5:1 Reading notes
                3. Crash Course World History: Mansa Musa and Islam in Africa
                4. 5:2 Reading Notes
                5. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide - HANDOUT HERE
                6. Adinkra Mat (turned in separately; not in your notes)
                7. Latitude and Longitude - HANDOUT HERE
                8. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali
                9. Sundiata: What Comes Next (submitted electronically)

                Friday, November 9, 2018

                HIST8 - November 9, 2018

                HW: Complete your Federalist Papers assignment (due Friday). In your assignment, make sure you demonstrate that you understand the core principle of at least two of the Federalist Papers we studied.

                AGENDA:
                1. Welcome, attendance, and write down HW in your Binder Reminder
                2. 3:3 Quiz - CLICK HERE
                3. Finish The Constitutional Convention
                  1. Then let's check out the READING HERE
                  2. Finally, let's go to the HANDOUT HERE
                4. Federalist Papers - P1 HANDOUT - P2 HANDOUT
                5. CLOSING ACTIVITY - "Non Stop"

                Q2 HIST8 TABLE OF CONTENTS
                1. 3:2 Reading Notes
                2. Washington Irving and the Literature of Early America - HANDOUT HERE
                3. Midterm Research - HANDOUT HERE
                4. Midterm Election Night Tracker - HANDOUT HERE
                5. Constitutional Convention - READING HERE and HANDOUT HERE
                6. The Federalist Papers

                Thursday, November 8, 2018

                HIST7 - November 8, 2018

                ESSENTIAL QUESTION(S)/BIG IDEAS: What lessons can we learn from stories like the one about Sundiata?

                HW: Sundiata: What Comes Next? - See the description in the graphic above. Your grade will be based on critical thinking, use of vocabulary, and visual appeal. For this assignment, you will need to:
                • Use and highlight FIVE challenging academic vocabulary words from the Sundiata text
                • Demonstrate that you understand the MEANING of each of the five words you use
                • Demonstrate that you know how to use Word Art
                • Demonstrate that you know how to use drop shadow
                • Use the Widescreen 16:9 format in Page Setup
                • Download your work as a PNG file, then upload it as an attachment and email it to rippolito.history@blogger.com; in the subject line, include your first and last name(s) and your class period
                AGENDA:
                1. Welcome, Attendance, and write down your HW
                2. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali - read, annotate vocabulary, and answer questions
                  1. Challenging Academic Vocabulary or "challenge words"
                  2. In a future class (on a quiz or exam), you may be responsible for knowing the academic vocabulary from this reading
                  3. Academic vocabulary is different from domain-specific vocabulary
                  4. Word Cloud! In order for our word cloud activity to work right:
                    1. Please make sure you spell each word correctly.
                    2. You may input multiple words, as many as you would like.
                    3. If you mess up, click delete and try again.
                3. Adinkra Mat presentations
                When Mr. Ippolito asks you to, please visit:
                  Q2 TABLE OF CONTENTS
                  1. African Proverbs
                  2. 5:1 Reading notes
                  3. Crash Course World History: Mansa Musa and Islam in Africa
                  4. 5:2 Reading Notes
                  5. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide - HANDOUT HERE
                  6. Adinkra Mat (turned in separately; not in your notes)
                  7. Latitude and Longitude - HANDOUT HERE
                  8. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali
                  9. Sundiata: What Comes Next (submitted electronically)

                  Wednesday, November 7, 2018

                  HIST8 - November 7, 2018

                  HW: Read and take notes on 3:3; be prepared for Friday

                  AGENDA:
                  1. Welcome, attendance, and write down HW in your Binder Reminder
                  2. Let's fill in the blanks on that Midterm Election Night Tracker - HANDOUT HERE
                    1. A night of firsts - VIDEO BELOW
                    2. Where can we find election data? What's a reliable source?
                    3. Did Team Amazon vote consistently with California voters?
                    4. Can we fill in all the blanks?
                    5. Which races are "in the bag"?
                    6. Why are some races not over yet?
                  3. The Constitutional Convention
                    1. Let's start with the VIDEO BELOW from Crash Course
                    2. Then let's check out the READING HERE
                    3. Finally, let's go to the HANDOUT HERE



                  Q2 HIST8 TABLE OF CONTENTS
                  1. 3:2 Reading Notes
                  2. Washington Irving and the Literature of Early America - HANDOUT HERE
                  3. Midterm Research - HANDOUT HERE
                  4. Midterm Election Night Tracker - HANDOUT HERE
                  5. Constitutional Convention - READING HERE and HANDOUT HERE

                  Tuesday, November 6, 2018

                  HIST7 - November 6, 2018

                  ESSENTIAL QUESTION(S)/BIG IDEAS: What lessons can we learn from stories like the one about Sundiata?

                  HW: Read and annotate Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali and answer the questions

                  AGENDA:
                  1. Welcome, Attendance, and write down your HW
                  2. Turn in your Adinkra Mat
                  3. Take the Africa Quiz - CLICK HERE when Mr. Ippolito gives you permission
                  4. When you finish the Africa Quiz, finish Latitude and Longitude - HANDOUT HERE
                  5. Got to the end of the Latitude/Longitude Activity? It's time to enter your GPS coordinates!! CLICK HERE TO PARTICIPATE!!
                  6. Where did Lady Leshurr film her music video? - find out who won the challenge!!
                  7. Go over answers to Latitude and Longitude
                  8. Adinkra Mat presentations
                  9. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali - read, annotate vocabulary, and answer questions
                    1. Underline challenging vocabulary before you read - identify TEN words that are either challenging to you OR you think would be challenging to the average 7th grader
                    2. Read the story
                    3. Answer the questions at the end when we finish reading

                    Q2 TABLE OF CONTENTS
                    1. African Proverbs
                    2. 5:1 Reading notes
                    3. Crash Course World History: Mansa Musa and Islam in Africa
                    4. 5:2 Reading Notes
                    5. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide - HANDOUT HERE
                    6. Adinkra Mat (turned in separately; not in your notes)
                    7. Latitude and Longitude - HANDOUT HERE
                    8. Sundiata: The Lion King of Mali

                    Monday, November 5, 2018

                    HIST8 - November 5, 2018

                    HW: Finish the Midterms Election Night Tracker. Make sure to fill in the actual election night results!

                    AGENDA:
                    1. Welcome, attendance, and write down HW in your Binder Reminder
                    2. Review and complete the Midterm Research sheet - HANDOUT HERE
                    3. Work on the Midterm Election Night Tracker - HANDOUT HERE
                    4. Make your voice heard - VOTE!

                      TABLE OF CONTENTS
                      1. 3:2 Reading Notes
                      2. Washington Irving and the Literature of Early America - HANDOUT HERE
                      3. Midterm Research - HANDOUT HERE
                      4. Midterm Election Night Tracker - HANDOUT HERE

                      Friday, November 2, 2018

                      HIST7 - November 2, 2018

                      ESSENTIAL QUESTION(S)/BIG IDEAS: How can we apply the wisdom of African proverbs to our everyday life?

                      HW: Study for Africa Quiz Tuesday. Finish Adinkra Mat.

                      AGENDA:
                      1. Welcome, Attendance, and write down your HW
                      2. Take the Africa Practice Quiz - CLICK HERE
                        1. When you finish the Practice Quiz, find a little space on your study guide and write down "This is What I Need to Study" 
                        2. Go over vocab on the back page of your Study Guide
                      3. Latitude and Longitude - HANDOUT HERE
                      4. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide - HANDOUT HERE
                      5. Continue working on your Adinkra Mat (due Tuesday)
                      6. Got to the end of the Latitude/Longitude Activity? It's time to enter your GPS coordinates!! CLICK HERE TO PARTICIPATE!!
                        Q2 TABLE OF CONTENTS

                        1. African Proverbs
                        2. 5:1 Reading notes
                        3. Crash Course World History: Mansa Musa and Islam in Africa
                        4. 5:2 Reading Notes
                        5. Kingdoms of West Africa Study Guide - HANDOUT HERE
                        6. Adinkra Mat (turned in separately; not in your notes)
                        7. Latitude and Longitude - HANDOUT HERE

                        Thursday, November 1, 2018

                        HIST8 - November 1, 2018



                        HW: Finish the Midterms Research form. Then, speak to a parent or guardian this weekend. Ask them if they plan to vote (or if they already have voted). If they are voting this year, ask them why they think voting is important. If they are NOT voting, respectfully ask them why not.

                        AGENDA:
                        1. Welcome, attendance, and write down HW in your Binder Reminder
                        2. Review "Washington Irving and the Literature of Early America" - HANDOUT HERE
                        3. Check out these two videos about the midterms
                        4. Midterm Research - HANDOUT HERE
                          1. 2008 House of Representatives - ELECTION MAP HERE
                          2. 2010 House of Representatives (Midterm) - ELECTION MAP HERE
                          3. 2016 House of Representatives - ELECTION MAP HERE



                        TABLE OF CONTENTS
                        1. 3:2 Reading Notes
                        2. Washington Irving and the Literature of Early America - HANDOUT HERE
                        3. Midterm Research - HANDOUT HERE