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Assignments 2018-2019

Week of: Jan.22nd - 25th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Ancient Greece:

introduction 

Ancient Greece:

geography

 

STUDY: Voc. List 1 and maps  Quiz Fri.; city-state, Athens, colony, maritime, Peloponnesus Peninsula, and Sparta

 

 

Ancient Greece:

colonies and maritime trade

 

STUDY: Voc. List 1 and maps  Quiz Fri.; city-state, Athens, Colony, maritime, Peloponnesus Peninsula, and Sparta

Ancient Greece:

Quiz

 
 

Assignments 2018-2019

Week of: Jan. 14th - Jan. 18th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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 Ancient China:

Han Dynasty

Ancient China: Han Dynasty

 

Study Ancient China Unit Test Thurs. all voc. words, maps, quiz, and NOTES

 

 

 Ancient China: Buddhism

 

Study Ancient China Unit Test Thurs. all voc. words, maps, quiz, and NOTES 

 China Unit Test (grade doubled)

 China: video

 
 
 
 

Assignments 2018-2019

Week of:

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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    Quiz

Ancient China:

beginning of Chiinese philosophies

 

 

 

 

 

Ancient China:

Confucius

 Ancient China:  Qin Dynasty

Ancient China: Shi Huang

 Ancient China: Han Dynasy

Assignments 2018-2019

Week of:Jan. 3rd - 4th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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 Winter Break

 Winter Break

 Winter Break

Ancient China

 

STUDY: Voc. List 1 and maps 1 and 2, Quiz MON.; Huang He, Gobi  Desert, Pacific Ocean, Plateau of Tibet, Eurasia, Himalaya Mountains, Four River Valleys, Asia, and Africa 

Ancient China

 

STUDY: Voc. List 1 and maps 1 and 2, Quiz MON.; Huang He, Gobi  Desert, Pacific Ocean, Plateau of Tibet, Eurasia, Himalaya Mountains, Four River Valleys, Asia, and Africa  

 

Assignments 2018-2019

Week of: Dec.3rd-Dec. 7th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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 Ancient China-

pretest

 Ancient China-

geography

Ancient China -

Shang Dynasty 

 Ancient China-

isolation

Ancient China - Zhou Dynasty 

 
 
 
 

Assignments 2018-2019

Week of:26th - 30th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Ancient India: continue Buddhism

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ancient India:

Maurya Empire

 

Study Ancient India Unit Test Thurs. all voc. words, maps, quiz, and notes

 Ancient India: Gupta Empire

 

Study Ancient India Unit Test Thurs. all voc. words, maps, quiz, and notes

Ancient India  Unit Test

 

Study Nine Weeks Test:

all voc. words for the units of Mesopotamia, Egypt, and Israel -- only the words -- Students will match the voc. words with the unit

 

 

 2nd Nine Weeks Test

 

Study Nine Weeks Test:

all voc. words for the units of Mesopotamia, Egypt, and Israel -- only the words -- Students will match the voc. words with the unit

 

Assignments 2018-2019

Week of: 19th -20th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Ancient India: 

Mahabharata and Ramayana

 

 

 

 

 

 Ancient India: Buddhism

 Happy Thanksgiving

 Happy Thanksgiving

 Happy Thanksgiving

Assignments 2018-2019

Week of: Nov. 12-16

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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 Ancient India:

Geography

 Ancient India:

Harappan Civilization

 

STUDY: Voc. List 1 and map , Quiz Thurs.: 

Indus River, Ganges River, Harappa, Himalaya Mountains, Aryans, Brahmanism, Sanskrit, Vedas, and Hinduism

Ancient India: 

Aryans and Brahminism

 

STUDY: Voc. List 1 and map, Quiz Thurs.:Indus River, Ganges River, Harappa, Himalaya Mountains, Aryans, Brahmanism, Sanakrit, Vedas, and Hinduism 

 Ancient India:

the Vedas

 

Quiz

 

Ancient India: 

Hindu Religion


 

Assignments 2018-2019

Week of:

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Assignments 2018-2019

Week of: Nov. 5th-9th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Ancient Israel: Kings Saul, David, and Solomon  

 Election Day

 

 

 Ancient Israel: four major events after the rule of King Solomon

 

Study Ancient Israel Unit Test Fri. all voc. words, maps, quiz, and notes

 

 

Ancient Israel:  Central Features of Judaism

 

Study Ancient Israel Unit Test Fri. all voc. words, maps, quiz, and notes

 

 

Ancient Israel  Unit Test

 

 

 

 

 

Assignments

 

Week of: October 15th-19th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. Since we have only a classroom set of textbooks, the information in the notebook is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests Thank You :) 

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Ancient Egypt:

review geography, agriculture, and social studies

 

STUDY: Voc. List 1, Quiz WED.: Nile Delta, Nile River, Nubia/Kish, silt, Lower Egypt,Upper Egypt,

Map:

 

 

Ancient Egypt:

religion

 

STUDY: Voc. List 1, Quiz WED.: Nile Delta, Nile River, Nubia/Kish, silt, Lower Egypt,Upper Egypt,

Map:

Ancient Egypt:

Old Kingdom -- Age of Pyramids

 

Quiz -- voc. list 1 and map

 

 

Ancient Egypt: 

hieroglyphics  

 

STUDY: Voc. Lists 2 and 3, Quiz MON.:  hieroglyphics, papyrus, dynasty, Horus, Menes, pyramids, Khufu, Sphinx, Old Kingdom, Ra, mummification, Osiris, Anubis, Ka and Ba, Ma'at, and Afterlife

 

 

Ancient Egypt: Middle and New Kingdoms

 

STUDY: Voc. Lists 2 and 3, Quiz MON.:  hieroglyphics, papyrus, dynasty, Horus, Menes, pyramids, Khufu, Sphinx, Old Kingdom, Ra, mummification, Osiris, Anubis, Ka and Ba, Ma'at, and Afterlife

 

 

 

Assignments 2018-2019

 

Week of: October 20th - 25th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. Since we have only a classroom set of textbooks, the information in the notebook is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests Thank You :) 

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 Egypt: 

introduction

 Egypt:

map skills

 Egypt: 

agriculture

 Egypt:

social structure

Egypt: 

STEM DAY

Pyramids 

 

Assignments 2018-2019

Week of: Sept. 24th-28th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Mesopotamia:

religion

Mesopotamia:

religion - ziggurats 

Mesopotamia: writing -- cuneiform

 

Unit Test - Mesopotamia --FRI., Sept 29

 

STUDY all voc. words., quizzes, and notes in notebook for the Mesopotamia Unit Test

 

Unit Test grade counts once as a Unit Test and once as part 1 of the Nine Weeks Test 

Mesopotamia:

Literature -- Epic of Gilgamesh

 

Unit Test - Mesopotamia --FRI., Sept 29

 

STUDY all voc. words., quizzes, and notes in notebook for the Mesopotamia Unit Test

 

Unit Test grade counts once as a Unit Test and once as part 1 of the Nine Weeks Test 

 

 

 

 

Part 1 --Mesootamia Unit Test

 

Part 2 Nine Weeks Test -- review of Early Cultures

Assignments 2018-2019

Week of: 17th-21st

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Mesopotamia:

development of city-states

 

 

Mesopotamia: Sumer the first civilization

 

STUDY: Voc. List 2, Quiz Thurs.: specialization, surplus, Sumer, city-state, social structure, monarchy, empire, King Hammurabi, King Sargon

Also: Fertile Crescent, Mesopotamia, Babylonian and Assyrian Empires

 

 Mesopotamia: the Babylonian  and Assyrian Empires 

 

STUDY: Voc. List 2, Quiz Thurs.: specialization, surplus, Sumer, city-state, social structure, monarchy, empire, King Hammurabi, King Sargon

Also: Fertile Crescent, Mesopotamia, Babylonian and Assyrian Empires

       Quiz

Mesopotamian Religion:

polytheism 

 

 

 

Assignments

 

Week of: Sept. 10th-14th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. Since we have only a classroom set of textbooks, the information in the notebook is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests Thank You :) 

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 What is a civilization?

Fertile Crescent:

map skills

 

STUDY Map Quiz Thurs. label map only -- not definitions

 

Tigris River, Euphrates River, Mediterranean Sea, Persian Gulf, Zagros Mauntains, Black Sea, Fertile Crescent, and Mesopotamia. Also, Civilization Characteristic Chart in notebook 

 

Fertile Crescent: agriculture

 

STUDY Map Quiz Thurs. label map only -- not definitions

 

Tigris River, Euphrates River, Mediterranean Sea, Persian Gulf, Zagros Mauntains, Black Sea, Fertile Crescent, and Mesopotamia. Also, Civilization Characteristic Chart in notebook

 

        Quiz

 

Mesopotamia: government and empires

 

 

 

 

Assignments 2018-2019

 

Week of: Sept. 4th - 7th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. Since we have only a classroom set of textbooks, the information in the notebook is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests Thank You :) 

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Agricultural Revolution

 

Unit Test - Early Cultures --WED., Sept. 5th STUDY Voc. all voc. words., quiz, and notes in notebook 

GRADE DOUBLED

  

Early Cultures Unit Test 

cave paintings 

What makes a civilization? 

 

Mid-terms go home

 

 

Assignments 2018-2019

Week of: 27th - 31st 

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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 hunter-gatherers

shelter

 hunter-gatherers

migration

 Neolithic Age

metallurgy and agriculture

 Agricultural Revolution

 

Unit Test - WED., Sept. 5th STUDY Voc. all voc. words., quiz, and notes in notebook 

GRADE DOUBLED

 

Assignments 2018-2019

Week of: 20th - 24th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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   archaeology

 archaeology

 early cultures

 early cultures - hunter-gatherers

  

early cultures - hunter-gatherers

 

 

Assignments 2018-2019

Week of: 13th - 17th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Timelines

 

 STUDY Voc. list 1 – Quiz Thurs.

B.C., B.C.E., A.D., C.E., circa c., century, decade, ancient, archaeology, history, geography, and location of the 7 continent

   Timelines

 

STUDY Voc. list 1 – Quiz Thurs.

B.C., B.C.E., A.D., C.E., circa c., century, decade, ancient, archaeology, history, geography, and location of the 7 continent

 

   Timelines

     Quiz 

 NO Classes

 

Stand

      2       

Move

 

(bullying awareness program) 

  Archaeology 

 

 

Assignments 2018-2019

 

Week of: August 6th - 10th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. Since we have only a classroom set of textbooks, the information in the notebook is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests Thank You :) 

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    1/2 Day 

(dismissal at 11:51)

  NO SCHOOL 

     Timelines 

     Timelines

Assignments

Week of:April 16th - 20th

We have 3 days until the first TN Social Studies subtest on April 19th.  I encourage the students to spend some time reading through their notebooks. All standards need to be covered by Thurs., 19th.   Part 2 Social Studies subtest will be Thurs., 26th. 

 

All students have a copy of the student textbook (2008 edition) on their Chromebooks under files of in their Google drive. Also, I have posted a copy of the textbook on this website.   Now the students or you have additional access to information covered in class.  

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Review each civilization's achievement

 

OPTIONAL: Read sections on Mesopotamia, Egypt, and Israelites in notebook

 

 

 

 

Review each civilization's special people and events

 

OPTIONAL: Read sections on India and  China in the notebook

Review Early Humans and the Agricultural Revolution.  

 

OPTIONAL: Read sections on Greece and  Rome in the notebook

Part 1 Social Studies subtest. 

Continue to review 

Assignments

Week of: April 9th-13th

We have 10 days until the first TN Social Studies subtest on April 19th.  The students will have several quizzes on the following topics before their assessment: Time Lines, Early Humans, Mesopotamia, Ancient Egypt, Ancient India, Ancient China, Ancient Greece, and Ancient Rome.  

 

All students have a copy of the student textbook (2008 edition) on their Chromebooks under files of in their Google drive. Also, I have posted a copy of the textbook on this website.   Now the students or you have additional access to information covered in class.  This may be particularly helpful for students who are absent or who need extra help. 

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 Review Religions

 

Study all religions in notebook and textbook: polytheism, monotheism, Ancient Mesopotamia,

Ancient Egypt, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Greek and Roman  gods/goddesses -- quiz WED.

 

 

Review Religions continued

 

Study all religions in notebook and textbook: polytheism, monotheism, Ancient Mesopotamia,

Ancient Egypt, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Greek and Roman  gods/goddesses-- quiz WED.

 

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RELIGION
QUIZ

 

Review types of government

 

Study all types of government notebook and textbook: Mesopotamia

monarchy (king), Ancient Egypt (pharaoh), Ancient China (emperor), Ancient Greece (oligarchy and direct democracy), and Ancient Rome (representative democracy -- Republic) -- quiz Thur.

 

 

Review types of government

 

Study all types of government notebook and textbook: Mesopotamia

monarchy (king), Ancient Egypt (pharaoh), Ancient China (emperor), Ancient Greece (oligarchy and direct democracy), and Ancient Rome (representative democracy -- Republic) -- quiz Thur.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Governments
QUIZ

 

Ancient Maps: practice and study  

 

   

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: April 2nd-6th

Many students still have a 1 inch notebooks.  I have told the students repeatedly since August that they need a 1 1/2 inch notebook for social studies.  The students who have a 1 inch notebook can not turn the pages or close the rings easily. They will have more pages to add this 4th, Nine Weeks.  Thank you for your support. 

 

All students should have a copy of the student textbook (2008 edition) on their Chromebooks under files. Also, I have posted a copy of the textbook on this website.   Now the students or you have additional access to information covered in class.  This may be particularly helpful for students who are absent or who need extra help. 

 

Ancient Rome textbook pages 290-347

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Ancient Rome: achievements

Ancient Rome: Diocletian and Constantine

 

Study Ancient Rome Unit Test Fri. all voc. words, maps, quizzes, and notes

(grade doubled)

Ancient Rome: decline of the Roman Empire

 

Study Ancient Rome Unit Test Fri. all voc. words, maps, quizzes, and notes

(grade doubled)

Ancient Rome: continue decline of the Roman Empire

 

Study Ancient Rome Unit Test Fri. all voc. words, maps, quizzes, and notes

(grade doubled)

Roman Unit Test

 (grade doubled)

 

 

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: March 26th - 29th

Many students still have a 1 inch notebooks.  I have told the students repeatedly since August that they need a 1 1/2 inch notebook for social studies.  The students who have a 1 inch notebook can not turn the pages or close the rings easily. They will have more pages to add this 4th, Nine Weeks.  Thank you for your support. 

 

I have posted a copy of the 2008 edition of our textbook.  Now the students or you have additional access to information covered in class.  This may be particularly helpful for students who are absent or who need extra help. 

 

 

 

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Ancient Rome: 

Roman expansion

Ancient Rome: Jewish Diaspora

 

STUDY: Ancient Rome voc. list 2 and review religious founders and sacred writings 

Quiz -Thurs.

 

SEE GOOGLE CLASSROOM

Ancient Rome: Christianity

 

STUDY: Ancient Rome voc. list 2 and review religious founders and sacred writings 

Quiz -Thurs.

 

SEE GOOGLE CLASSROOM

   Quiz

 

Ancient Rome:

Diocletian and 

Constantine

 NO SCHOOL

 Good Friday

 

 

 

 

Assignments

Week of: March 19th-23rd

Many students still have a 1 inch notebooks.  I have told the students repeatedly since August that they need a 1 1/2 inch notebook for social studies.  The students who have a 1 inch notebook can not turn the pages or close the rings easily. They will have more pages to add this 4th, Nine Weeks.  Thank you for your support.  

 

I have posted a copy of the 2008 edition of our textbook.  Now the students or you have additional access to information covered in class.  This may be particularly helpful for students who are absent or who need extra help.

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 ancient Rome: 

organization of notebook

 

STUDY: Ancient Rome voc. list 1 and maps 

Quiz -Wed.

ancient Rome: Julius Caesar

 

STUDY: Ancient Rome voc. list 1 and maps 

Quiz -Wed.

Quiz

 

 ancient Rome: Augustus Caesar

ancient Rome: 

important Romans

 ancient Rome:

Roman expansion

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: Feb. 26th -March 2nd

I have posted a copy of the 2008 edition of our textbook.  Now the students or you have additional access to information covered in class.  This may be particularly helpful for students who are absent or who need extra help.

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Ancient Greece:

Religion

Ancient Greece:

Iliad,  Odyssey, and Olympic Games 

 

STUDY: Ancient Greece all voc., maps,

quizzes, and notes -Unit Test Thurs.

 

Students can also study Quizlets and read textbook pages 228-283 

 

Ancient Greece: 

philosophers and architecture

 

STUDY: Ancient Greece all voc., maps,

quizzes, and notes -Unit Test Thurs.

Ancient Greece: Unit Test (grade counts once as a Unit Test and once as part 1 of the Nine weeks Test)

Nine Weeks Test part 2 China. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: February 20th-23rd 

I have posted a copy of the 2008 edition of our textbook.  Now the students or you have additional access to information covered in class.  This may be particularly helpful for students who are absent or who need extra help. 

 

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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     Monday

   Tuesday

Wednesday

 Thursday

      Friday

NO SCHOOL 
President's Day
Ancient Greece: 
Persian Wars
 

STUDY: Ancient Greece voc. list 2 

Quiz -THURS.

Ancient Greece: 

Peloponnesian Wars

 

STUDY: Ancient Greece voc. list 2 Quiz -THURS.

QUIZ

 

Ancient Greece:

Alexander the Great 

 Ancient Greece: Alexander the Great

 

 

Assignments

Week of: Feb. 7th -9th

I have posted a copy of the 2008 edition of our textbook.  Now the students or you have additional access to information covered in class.  This may be particularly helpful for students who are absent or who need extra help.

 

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Wednesday

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   Friday

No School -- Flu

No School - Flu

Ancient Greece:

review last week's lessons -- ancient Greece's geography and government

 

STUDY: Ancient Greece voc. list 1 and map,

quiz -THURS.

Quiz

Ancient Greece: Athenian Democracy 

Ancient Greece: Athens and Sparta 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: Jan. 29th - Feb. 2nd 

I have posted a copy of the 2008 edition of our textbook.  Now the students or you have additional access to information covered in class.  This may be particularly helpful for students who are absent or who need extra help.

 

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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  Monday

  Tuesday

Wednesday

 Thursday

    Friday

 Ancient China: 

  

     Unit Test

 Ancient Greece:

Introduction 

Ancient Greece:

geography and map skills 

 

Ancient Greece:

Athenian government 

 Ancient Greece: continue Athenian government

 

STUDY: Ancient Greece voc. lists 1 and 2 and map,

quiz -TUES.

 

 

 

Assignments

Week of:

I have posted a copy of the 2008 edition of our textbook.  Now the students or you have additional access to information covered in class.  This may be particularly helpful for students who are absent or who need extra help.

 

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Ancient China:

Qin Dynasty -- government

Ancient China: Qin Dynasty -- achievements
 
 

Ancient China: Han Dynasty -- government

Ancient China: Han Dynasty -- achievements
Ancient China: geographical features, Shang, Zhou, Qin, and Han Dynasties
 
STUDY: Ancient China Unit Test MON. -- voc. lists, maps, quiz, and notes (grade doubled)
 
Remember for extra help, the students can read from their digital copy of their textbooks pages 160-191.  This is located in the post section of this website.
 

 

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: January 8th - 12th

I have posted a copy of the 2008 edition of our textbook.  Now the students or you have additional access to information covered in class.  This may be particularly helpful for students who are absent or who need extra help.  

 

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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  Monday

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Wednesday

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No School -- icy roads

 

STUDY: ancient China voc. list 1 and map and maps 2 and 3  quiz WED.   

 

 

 

Ancient China:  geographical features 

 

STUDY: ancient China voc. list 1 and map and maps 2 and 3  quiz WED.  

 

QUIZ

 

Ancient China:  Zhou Dynasty

Ancient China:  Confucius

STEM FRIDAY:

Chinese discovery of magnetism and invention of a compass

 

Enter your text here...

Assignments

Week of: November 27th - December 1st 

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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 Ancient India:

beginning of Hinduism 

 Ancient India: Hinduism -- Caste System

 

STUDY: ancient India voc. list 2 (Hinduism) -- quiz Thurs.

 Ancient India: Hinduism -- Vedas 

 

STUDY: ancient India voc. list 2 (Hinduism) -- quiz Thurs.

 

 

Quiz

Ancient India: Hinduism -- central beliefs 

 Ancient India: Buddhism

 

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: November 20th-21st 

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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  Monday

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Wednesday

 Thursday

    Friday

 Ancient India: Indus River Valley Civilization

 

STUDY: ancient India voc. list 1 and map -- quiz Tues.

      Qiuz 

 

I hope you have a Happy and Safe Thanksgiving

Break

 

 

 

 
 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: Nov. 13th-17th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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  Monday

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Wednesday

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    Friday

Ancient India: major events after the death of Solomon

 

STUDY:Ancient  Israel Unit Test Test -- voc. lists, maps, quiz, and notes (grade doubled) 

 Ancient Israel: central beliefs of Judaism

 

STUDY: Ancient Israel Unit Test -- voc. lists, maps, quiz, and notes (grade doubled)

Ancient Israel Unit Test - grade doubled

Ancient India: geographical features

STUDY: ancient India voc. list 1 and map -- quiz Tues.

 

 

 

Assignments

Week of: Nov. 6th - 10th 

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Wednesday

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   Friday

Ancient Israel: Beginning of Judaism --Abraham

 

 

STUDY: ancient Israel voc. list 1 and maps -- quiz Tues., Nov. 7th

Quiz

 

Ancient Israel: Moses and the Exodus 

Ancient Israel:  central features of Judaism 

Ancient Israel: continue the central features of Judaism 

Ancient Israel: unification of the tribes under King Saul and King David 

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: October 30th-November 3rd

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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  Monday

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Wednesday

 Thursday

    Friday

Ancient Egypt:

cultural diffusion between Egypt and Nubia:

 

STUDY: Unit Egyptian Test -- voc. lists, map, quizzes, and notes (grade doubled)

 

 Ancient Egypt: Unit Test -- Grade Doubled

Ancient Israelites:  introduction 

Ancient Israelites: Abraham's migration to Canaan

 STUDY: ancient Israel voc. list 1 and maps -- quiz Tues., Nov. 7th

 

 
 
 
 
 I want to thank my homeroom so much for your money donations for the Fall Celebration.  The students collected $120.00.  WOW!  I was able to purchase a pound of chocolate in the form of a football and three themed baskets: Halloween, sports, and USA flag.
 

Assignments

Week of: October 23rd - 27th 

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Wednesday

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Ancient Egypt:  review agriculture and social pyramid

Ancient Egypt: religion 

Ancient Egypt: pharaohs 

Ancient Egypt: achievements 

Ancient Egypt: continuation of achievement

 

STUDY: Unit Egyptian Test -- voc. lists, map, quizzes, and notes (grade doubled)

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: August 14th-18th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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  Monday

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Wednesday

 Thursday

    Friday

Narrative Writing:: -Hammurabi's Code

Narrative Writing: continue  -Hammurabi's Code

 

STUDY: Egypt Voc. List 1 and map -- THURS. Quiz

Nile Delta, Nile River, Upper and Lower Egypt, Red Sea, Sahara Desert, Sirius,Social Pyramid, pharaoh, and Horus   

 

Ancient Egypt: Review agriculture, social structure, and pharaohs

 

STUDY: Egypt Voc. List 1 and map -- THURS. Quiz

Nile Delta, Nile River, Upper and Lower Egypt, Red Sea, Sahara Desert, Sirius,Social Pyramid, pharaoh, and Horus   

 

Ancient  Egypt: religion

 

Egypt Quiz

STEM Friday  - science activities 

 

 
 
 

Assignments

Week of: Oct. 2nd - 6th 

 I hope everyone has a safe and wonderful Fall Break:)

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Wednesday

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   Friday

Ancient Egypt: Introduction to ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt: map skills 

Ancient Egypt: agricultural practices 

Ancient Egypt: social structures 

Ancient Egypt: complete notes and foldables for this week's topics 

   

 

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: September 25th-29th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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  Monday

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Wednesday

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    Friday

Mesopotamia: cuneiform

Mesopotamia: literature Gilgamesh

Mesopotamia: Hammurabi 

STUDY: Unit Test Friday -- voc. lists and maps, quizzes, and notes (grade doubled)

 Mesopotamia: achievements

STUDY: Unit Test Friday -- voc. lists and maps, quizzes, and notes (grade doubled)

Mesopotamia Unit Test Part 1 (grade doubled)

 

Part 2  Nine Weeks Test -- Early Humans Unit (This will be combined with Part 1, but the grade will not be doubled.)  

 

Assignments

Week of: September 18th-22nd

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

              Friday

 

Mesopotamia:  monarchy and empires

 

Mesopotamia: religion

 

 

STUDY: Voc. List 2, Quiz Thurs.: monarchy, empire, King Hammurabi, King Sargon, Cuneiform, Epic of Gilgamesh, myths, polytheism, deity, priest, scribe, Ziggurats

 

Mesopotamia: achievements

 

STUDY: Voc. List 2, Quiz Thurs.: monarchy, empire, King Hammurabi, King Sargon, Cuneiform, Epic of Gilgamesh, myths, polytheism, deity, priest, scribe, Ziggurats

 

 

 

Quiz:
Voc. List 1
 
 
Mesopotamia: continue achievements

Mesopotamia: 

Cuneiform 

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: September 11th - 15th 

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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  Monday

  Tuesday

Wednesday

 Thursday

    Friday

Mesopotamia: 

map skills

 

Mesopotamia:
geographical  features
 

STUDY Mesopotamia Voc. list 1 – Quiz Thurs. Tigris River, Euphrates River, Mediterranean Sea,

Persian Sea, Zagros Mountains, Black Sea, Fertile Crescent, silt, metallurgy, Sumer, city-state 

 

Students will have a map to label.

 
 

Mesopotamia: advancements in agriculture

 

STUDY Mesopotamia Voc. list 1 – Quiz Thurs. Tigris River, Euphrates River, Mediterranean Sea,

Persian Sea, Zagros Mountains, Black Sea, Fertile Crescent, silt, metallurgy, Sumer, city-state

 

Students will have a map to label. 

 

 

QUIZ: Mesopotamia voc. list 1 

 

Mesopotamia: continue advancements in agriculture

Mesopotamia: first civilization- Sumer 

 

 

 

 

 

Assignments

Week of: September 5th-8th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

NO SCHOOL LABOR DAY

 

Continue Agricultural Revolution

 

STUDY: EARLY CULTURES UNIT TEST THURS.  all voc. Words, all quizzes, and all notes

Grade Doubled

What makes a civilization?

 

STUDY: EARLY CULTURES UNIT TEST THURS.  all voc. Words, all quizzes, and all notes

Grade Doubled

 

Early Cultures Unit Test

cave paintings

 

 

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: August 28th-September 1st

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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  Monday

  Tuesday

Wednesday

 Thursday

    Friday

Hunter-gatherers:

shelter, and weapons

Continue Hunter-gatherers: shelter and weapons

Agricultural Revolutions

 

Study Early Cultures Voc. list 2  Quiz Friday:

hunter-gatherers, migrate, agriculture, domesticate, irrigate, surplus, specialize, barter economy, social structures, technology, Agricultural Revolution, civilization

Agricultural Revolution

 

Study Early Cultures Voc. list 2  Quiz Friday:

hunter-gatherers, migrate, agriculture, domesticate, irrigate, surplus, specialize, barter economy, social structures, technology, Agricultural Revolution, civilization

Quiz: Early Culture voc. list 2

 

What makes a civilization?

 

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: August 22nd - 25th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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Assessments – Red         Information - Blue

 

  Monday

  Tuesday

Wednesday

 Thursday

    Friday

No School - Eclipse 

Archaeology - 

 Archnology -

Hunter-gatherers

Picture Day

 

Hiunter-gatherers 

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: August 14th–18th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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  Monday

  Tuesday

Wednesday

 Thursday

    Friday

Timelines

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Timelines

 

STUDY Voc. list 1 – Quiz Thurs.

B.C., B.C.E., A.D., C.E., circa c., century, decade, ancient, archaeology, history, geography, and culture

Timelines

 

STUDY Voc. list 1 – Quiz Thurs.

B.C., B.C.E., A.D., C.E., circa c., century, decade, ancient, archaeology, history, geography, and culture

Timelines

 

Timeline Quiz

Why study history?

 

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: September 18th-22nd  

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

    Friday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

No School

1st full day for students

 

Remember to bring in signed forms. Thanks

 

Enter your text here...

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: September 11th - 15th 

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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  Monday

  Tuesday

Wednesday

 Thursday

    Friday

Mesopotamia: 

map skills

 

Mesopotamia:
geographical  features
 

STUDY Mesopotamia Voc. list 1 – Quiz Thurs. Tigris River, Euphrates River, Mediterranean Sea,

Persian Sea, Zagros Mountains, Black Sea, Fertile Crescent, silt, metallurgy, Sumer, city-state 

 

Students will have a map to label.

 
 

Mesopotamia: advancements in agriculture

 

STUDY Mesopotamia Voc. list 1 – Quiz Thurs. Tigris River, Euphrates River, Mediterranean Sea,

Persian Sea, Zagros Mountains, Black Sea, Fertile Crescent, silt, metallurgy, Sumer, city-state

 

Students will have a map to label. 

 

 

QUIZ: Mesopotamia voc. list 1 

 

Mesopotamia: continue advancements in agriculture

Mesopotamia: first civilization- Sumer 

 

 

 

 

 

Assignments

Week of: September 5th-8th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

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Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

NO SCHOOL LABOR DAY

 

Continue Agricultural Revolution

 

STUDY: EARLY CULTURES UNIT TEST THURS.  all voc. Words, all quizzes, and all notes

Grade Doubled

What makes a civilization?

 

STUDY: EARLY CULTURES UNIT TEST THURS.  all voc. Words, all quizzes, and all notes

Grade Doubled

 

Early Cultures Unit Test

cave paintings

 

 

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: August 28th-September 1st

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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  Monday

  Tuesday

Wednesday

 Thursday

    Friday

Hunter-gatherers:

shelter, and weapons

Continue Hunter-gatherers: shelter and weapons

Agricultural Revolutions

 

Study Early Cultures Voc. list 2  Quiz Friday:

hunter-gatherers, migrate, agriculture, domesticate, irrigate, surplus, specialize, barter economy, social structures, technology, Agricultural Revolution, civilization

Agricultural Revolution

 

Study Early Cultures Voc. list 2  Quiz Friday:

hunter-gatherers, migrate, agriculture, domesticate, irrigate, surplus, specialize, barter economy, social structures, technology, Agricultural Revolution, civilization

Quiz: Early Culture voc. list 2

 

What makes a civilization?

 

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: August 22nd - 25th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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  Monday

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Wednesday

 Thursday

    Friday

No School - Eclipse 

Archaeology - 

 Archnology -

Hunter-gatherers

Picture Day

 

Hiunter-gatherers 

 

 

 

                                     Assignments

 

Week of: August 14th–18th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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STUDY Voc. list 1 – Quiz Thurs.

B.C., B.C.E., A.D., C.E., circa c., century, decade, ancient, archaeology, history, geography, and culture

Timelines

 

STUDY Voc. list 1 – Quiz Thurs.

B.C., B.C.E., A.D., C.E., circa c., century, decade, ancient, archaeology, history, geography, and culture

Timelines

 

Timeline Quiz

Why study history?

 

 

 

 

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Week of: August 7th – 11th

Voc. word lists, notes, and graded assessments are located in the student’s Social Studies notebooks. You may look at the notebook at any time. However, please do NOT remove any papers, especially the vocabulary lists, the notes, and the tests. The information in the notebooks is VERY important for reviews for quizzes and tests since we only have a classroom set of old textbooks.  Thank You :) 

 

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Chromebooks

CHROMEBOOKS ARE HERE!
 
When:  SEPTEMBER 12th,  5:50 - 7:00
Where: CMS -- meet in the Gym and later in your student's Homeroom
 
This is an exciting evening for our 6th grade students; every 6th grade student will receive his or her  own Chromebook to use while attending Cherokee Middle School. Before a Chromebook can be issued to a student, a parent or guardian must attend the Roll Out session at CMS, view the video, take a short quiz with your child, and sign the consent forms. Additional insurance coverage can be purchased for $20 and is recommended. We look forward to seeing you at CMS on Tuesday, September 12th for the 6th grade 1:World Chromebook Roll Out! If you are not able to come on Tuesday, September 12th, we will be here on Wednesday, September 13th at 5:00 PM in the library.