Monday, November 30, 2009

11/29 Today in Class

Today in class we used the Google Presentations located on our class website (on the blog in the upper righthand corner there is a link to our class website). When on the website go to the Ancient Greece page and use the Google Presentations to complete pages 17 &18 in the packet.

11/29 Greece Updates

Info for the week:

  • Tests were handed back today. Test corrections are optional, but recommended. The format for test corrections is: ON A SEPARATE piece of paper write the question, the answer and WHY the answer is correct.
  • Photo Journals for Greece will be due on Friday 12/4 which will also be the day of our Greece test.
  • Pg. 15 and 16 in Greece packet due this Wednesday.

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Olympics PPT

Math, Science Technology PPT

Drama Legacy PPT

Architecture PPT

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Homework: 11/24

Pgs. 11 & 12 in Greece packet due tomorrow. Answer the questions based on the team you are on. Either Athens or Sparta. This is really important because tomorrow we will have a debate!

Monday, November 23, 2009

Greece Notes up to 11.23

Greece Version 1

11/23 in class

Today we looked at Ancient Athens. If you were absent, you should complete pages 7 and 8 in your packet. The information is guided and provided for you. If you have questions, please email us.

There is no homework tonight.

Friday, November 20, 2009

Thursday, November 19, 2009

Today in Class

There is no homework tonight. We will be checking your textbook homework from last night tomorrow in class. In class we handed out a new packet. We learned about Kings Darius and Cyrus. Use your textbook to review Persia and these rulers if you were absent today.

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Homework: 11/18

Read pages 107-112
Answer questions 2,3,5,6 on page 112.

Welcome to Greece!


Test will be 11/18

Confucianism, Buddhism, Daoism, Legalism, Chinese Dynasties, and Indian Empires will be on the test.

Photo Journals Due 11/18 as well.

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Monday, November 16, 2009

The Sounds of the Silk Road


Silk Road Maps

Link to Maps

Schooltube Video on Han Dynasty

Han Dynasty Video

Good video from How Stuff Works

Thursday, November 12, 2009

Homework: 11/12

Pg. 11a in packet. Shi Huangdi's Eulogy

Good Site for Review of Qin Empire

Qin Empire

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

China: Notes Day 1

Monday, November 9, 2009

Due tuesday 11/10

page 3 & 4 "The Chinese Times" is due tomorrow tuesday 11/10

Saturday, November 7, 2009

Wednesday, November 4, 2009


Due Friday:
  • Scaffolding questions in complete sentences (DBQ-DO NOT DO THE ESSAY)
  • Your Rap: Can be recorded or brought in on paper. BE CREATIVE!

Monday, November 2, 2009


Today in class we assigned the rap song project. You are to complete the DBQ documents and then create a rap. Both the dbq and rap assignment sheets are posted below. Both are due this Friday 11/6.

Please email us with any questions.

DBQ Assignment

Peter John's River Valley Rap

Let's Make A Rap