Posted: February 15, 2018
Two Coins Project due Tues Feb 20!
Posted: February 14, 2018
finish all reciprocal reading cheat code notes for chapter 32. If you received a grade on a section or more that you are dissatisfied with fix it tonight and resubmit it to me tomorrow.
if you have any other missing work get it to me so that your grade reflects this change.
Posted: February 13, 2018
Posted: February 8, 2018
DO NOT COME TO SCHOOL ON FRIDAY 2/9
Posted: February 7, 2018
Posted: February 6, 2018
Question stems and society definitions from each class are on google classroom from class on 2/5
Posted: February 6, 2018
use the 5 or more facts on your loose leaf and turn them into questions. Then place them in the level of DOK that they belong in.
Posted: February 1, 2018
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Posted: January 28, 2018
Due to the wifi being down Tueday Jan 30 is the new due date for the paper
Posted: January 23, 2018
2. finish any incomplete work on your checklists so that by class tomorrow you have 18 checkmarks and the completed work to go with it
3. if you are stressed or need extra help i am staying after school today and tomorrow and I can help you
4. All 6 roadmaps will be typed up in google classroom assignement: Argumentative Paper inthis order
check google classroom and the assignment for further details and instrucitons on this part of this project
Your completed pre-work roadmap packet is due on monday January 29 your finialized typed formal paper is due January 29 at 9am and your notebooks notes are due THIS THURSDAY JANUARY 25
Posted: January 22, 2018
Posted: January 19, 2018
Introduction paragraph roadmap
Inquiry question: Which city-state (Athens or Sparta) was better as a whole? or Which city-state is more worth studying?
Hook: something to make your reader WANT to keep reading your paper
Claim: depending on where you focused on the city-states choose ONE
option 1: Athens or Sparta was the better/ far superior city-state when compared to the other one.
option 2: Both Athens and Sparta are both worth studying because they both have good areas in their societies to learn from.
Government: paraphrase the claim you wrote for this body paragraph
Economy: paraphrase the claim you wrote for this body paragraph
Education:paraphrase the claim you wrote for this body paragraph
Women and Slaves: paraphrase the claim you wrote for this body paragraph
Posted: January 18, 2018
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Posted: January 16, 2018
Tonight you need to make sure you are up to date with your work because if you are not it will be VERY challenging to catch up. If you are struggling YOU must ask for help and I WILL help.But can I read minds? no.
Checklist of work:
Athens & Sparta Government
Athens & Sparta Economy
Athens & Sparta Education
Athens & Sparta Women & Slaves
Roadmap outline for Athens & Sparta EDUCATION:
Inquiry question: Which type of education best prepares their people for success: Athens or Sparta?
Claim (template) Athens/Sparta had the best type of education because it prepared their people for success better than Athens/Sparta.
Posted: January 12, 2018
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Posted: December 15, 2017
use this weekend to complete any missing work or work you finished but never turned in. Also if you have not submitted your Greek inquiry paper to google classroom you must complete that this weekend
Posted: December 14, 2017
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Posted: November 21, 2017
This is your chance to be more responsible, independent, and self-check your progress in class. It is your responsiblity to check what you have missing, complete it, and turn it in to me. Take the INITITIVE in YOUR OWN education and rely on yourself because you CAN SUCCEED!
1. locate, complete, and turn in ALL missing, incomplete, and/or low-grade work including the quiz redo!
2. Finish idea catcher and final paragraph version of your own superhero epic (yes this is extra credit) see picture for example of how to fill out the idea catcher, when you turn this in you must turn in the completed idea catcher and the final paragraph version together
3. be kind and helpful to your families over this thanksgiving break
Posted: November 14, 2017
Posted: November 13, 2017
finish writing the definitions to the new vocab words in your notebooks
then use those words to write a narative fiction story on loose leaf about mesopotamia make sure you use at least 6 of the 10 words bonus points if you use them all
Posted: November 10, 2017
Finish the neolithic age inquiry chart and extension question if you haven't done so by the end of class
Posted: November 9, 2017
Finish the extension questions from the stone age primary source inquiry activity on loose leaf.
Posted: November 8, 2017
Finish writing your mini essay on loose leaf. Using your three examples of how humans control their environment. Be sure to explain each example thoroughly.
Posted: November 2, 2017
Posted: November 1, 2017
finish any incomplete answers from your center work today
Posted: October 31, 2017
Posted: October 30, 2017
Finish answering the questions based on your article. Make sure to bring both the questions from Caves and this article to class tomorrow as I will be collecting both.
Posted: October 27, 2017
if you did not finish the questions in class today you have to finish them on loose leaf for homework
Answer these questions using your notes from Caves and answer them with the RACE cheat code on loose leaf.
Posted: October 24, 2017
on your loose leaf you have three questions from today's QFT lesson. You are to explain with complete sentences where you would find sources and which sources you would use to get the answers to these questions.
Were warm jackets and bring umbrellas tomorrow for our field trip, yes you have to wear uniforms and no you can't bring your cell phones
Posted: October 23, 2017
Finish reading and annotating the article "Is it possible to think without language" and then answer the three questions at the end on loose leaf with complete sentences and using the RACE cheat code.
Posted: October 19, 2017
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Posted: October 13, 2017
Finish any work left from the centers you visited today
Posted: October 11, 2017
You are to make your own economy similar to Molly's Lemonade Economy: use at least 6 of the 12 vocab words by describing them in terms related to the type of economy you choose. But don't use the word in the sentence. Refer to the power point for directions and Molly's example
Posted: October 6, 2017
Finish your answer to activity 6 on your loose leaf and answer the essay questin using the RACE code.
People migrate to Chicago from all over the world and bring their culture with them. How have the multiple cultures impacted Chicago? Explain at least 3 different examples. Write answer with complete sentences and do not use first person.
Posted: October 4, 2017
Posted: October 3, 2017
Finish reading the geo text and annotating it. Then complete a definition for each vocab word. Finally write a sentence for each vocab word. You will need to turn in the text tomorrow and there may be a bellringer quiz on the new words
Posted: October 2, 2017
On loose leaf write a minimum (at least) one paragraph explaining the similarities and differences between the 6 elements of geography and the 5 themes of geography. Then explain why and how the 6 elements and 5 themes of geography help us to learn about geography.
Posted: September 27, 2017
No HW go play outside
Posted: September 26, 2017
Posted: September 22, 2017
review your notes from the 6 elements of geography for your quiz on monday
Posted: September 20, 2017
Use your brain and your notes to complete the calendar comparison chart you received at the end of class today. DO NOT glue it in your notebooks
Posted: September 19, 2017
You must finish your story in your daybooks, the story about a package your future self has sent to your present self. Yes this is fiction
Then you must answer the three questions your partner wrote to you about your story. Answer these directly on the loose leaf they gave you.
Posted: September 18, 2017
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Posted: September 7, 2017
On loose leaf choose 1 branch of history and explain in your own words what it is and why it's important
Posted: September 6, 2017
Posted: August 31, 2017
First day and yes you have homework
See you all on Tuesday with your uniforms and HUSKY PRIDE!!!