Monday - No class (block schedule) Tuesday - Black Death - What was the Black Death?; Black Death Survival Guide - research project (due Friday) Wednesday - Black Death Survival Guide work time Thursday - Black Death Survival Guide work time Friday - Black Death Survival Guide - due end of hour
April 30th - May 4th
Monday - Electives for 8th grade with counselors; last day for Castle. Tuesday - Castle battle and reflection; Feudalism PPT and notes Wednesday - Feudalism simulation Thursday - Crusades PPT and notes; King Richard vs. King John - readings and worksheet (due Tuesday) Friday - Robin Hood - Weight the Evidence (due Tuesday)
April 23rd - April 27th
Monday - Finish Steps 1-3 for Castle Challenge Tuesday - Work on Step 4-5 for Castle Challenge Wednesday - Block Schedule: No class Thursday - Block Schedule: Finish Castle Friday - Keep working on Castle
April 15th - April 20th
Monday - Snow Day Tuesday - Snow day Wednesday - Culture Shock - Middle Ages Thursday - Governments and Kings in the Middle Ages - PPT and notes; Charlemagne reading and activity Friday - Castles - background and planning
April 9th - April 13th
Monday - How do inventions from the ancient world still make our lives better? - Discussion Prep page (Complete #1, Research #4 and #5) Research Links for #5: CNN CSMonitor
Tuesday - Read 7.3 MiOpen Book packet; Continue working on Discussion Prep page (Complete #2, #3, and finish the rest of the page)
Wednesday - Discussion
Thursday - Day in the Life - Medieval Europe -PPT and questions Friday - Day in the Life due; Dark Ages PPT - How did Europe change after the fall of Rome? Dark Ages Link
April 2nd - April 6th
Monday - No School Tuesday - Christianity - reading packet, organizer, CSI Wednesday - Snow Day Thursday - What legacies have civilizations have left behind? - MiOpen Book jigsaw reading activity Friday - Legacy poster for one ancient civilization
March 19th - March 22nd
Monday - Fall of Rome: DBQ; Rome RAFT assignment - due Thursday Tuesday - Work on Rome RAFT Wednesday - (Reality Store) Work on Rome RAFT Thursday - (Tug of War) Finish RAFT Friday - Spring Break
March 12th - March 16th
Monday - Work on infographic for Roman government Tuesday - Finish infographic; Read U.S. Government article and fill in worksheet; Exit Ticket - How is Ancient Rome's government and the U.S. Government similar? Wednesday - Career Day (sub) Pax Romana reading and questioning activity Thursday - Class time to finish Pax Romana assignment (due end of hour). The Good, The Bad, and The Crazy: Roman Emperors (read summaries of emperors, rate the emperors, write a paragraph). Friday - Finish Emperor assignment.
Monday - Ethos/Pathos/Logos presentations; Review for Ancient Greece test - Wednesday HW: Study for test Tuesday - Class review for test Wednesday HW: Study for test Wednesday - Ancient Greece test; Rome geography - individual work after test Link to Video Thursday - Rome geography and history Friday - Rome geography and history
February 19th - February 23rd
Monday - Turn in City-State project; Ancient Greek Thinkers article - read and discuss in class; Ethos/Pathos/Logos notes and commercial examples.
Tuesday - Snow Day
Wednesday - Ethos/Pathos/Logos advertising project - directions and time to work in class; due Friday end of hour.
Thursday - Ethos/Pathos/Logos advertising project - class time to work
Friday - Ethos/Pathos/Logos - final day to work; present Monday.
February 12th - February 16th
Monday - Finish Olympic games; Read Russia and North Korea articles on Newsela
Tuesday - Create your own city-state - due Friday end of hour