Friday, August 31, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the causes and effects of the Greco-Persian Wars?
    2. How is Alexander the Great related to an example of syncretism?

  2. Crash Course: Alexander the Great Video

  3. Discuss Roman Republic

  4. Finish Battle of Thermopylae Document Analysis

Thursday, August 30, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How was the Persian empire administered?

  2. Finish Discuss Persians and Greeks

  3. Crash Course: Persians and Greeks Video

  4. Battle of Thermopylae Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to complete the analysis worksheet

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    While watching the video, answer the following questions:
    1. Why did civilizations expand?
    2. Why did many leaders of agrarian civilizations choose conquest to pay their expenses rather than trying to raise money in land they already controlled?
    3. What are some ways that military innovations supported trade and other important human activities?

  2. Finish Where Would You Prefer To Live?

  3. Discuss Persians and Greeks

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Note: Quiz on chapter 2 and work due on Tuesday, August 28th
Chapter 3 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What are the similarities between the civilizations of Mesopotamia and Egypt?
    2. What are the differences between the civilizations of Mesopotamia and Egypt?

  2. Crash Course: Ancient Egypt Video
    Answer questions

  3. Chapter 2 Quiz

  4. Begin work on Chapter 3 (Homework)

Monday, August 27, 2018

  1. Review Chapter 1 Quiz

  2. Discuss Mesopotamia and Egypt

  3. Hammurabi's Code Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to complete the analysis worksheet

  4. Finish Work and Study for Tomorrow's Quiz (Homework)

Friday, August 24, 2018

  1. Yes, It's More Class Info
    Discuss key concepts and SPICE charts

  2. Continue Discussing the Emergence of Civilizations

  3. Crash Course: Mesopotamia Video

Thursday, August 23, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    Characteristics of civilization include religion, job specialization, cities, government, language/writing systems, technology, and social hierarchy.
    1. What do you think is the most important and why?
    2. What do you think is the least important and why?

  2. Crash Course: Indus Valley Civilization Video

  3. Discuss the Emergence of Civilizations

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. By looking at this piece of metal, what could you say about this civilization?

  2. Where Would You Prefer to Live?
    Using what you learned in chapter 1, answer #1-4

  3. Do You Live in a Civilization?
    Fill out the characteristics of civilizations for where we live and answer the questions at the end.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Note: Quiz on chapter 1 and work due on Tuesday, August 21st
Chapter 2 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Crash Course: Agricultural Revolution Video

  2. Chapter 1 Quiz

  3. Begin work on Chapter 2 (Homework)

Monday, August 20, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What are the advantages and disadvantages of living in a hunter-gatherer society?
    2. What are the advantages and disadvantages of living in an agricultural village society?

  2. Finish discussing the Agricultural Revolution

  3. Short-Answer Question Workshop

  4. Finish Work and Study for Tomorrow's Quiz (Homework)

Friday, August 17, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What are three things you hope to learn in this class?
    2. What are you most concerned about this class?

  2. Discuss the Agricultural Revolution

Thursday, August 16, 2018

  1. Discuss Paleolithic Society

  2. Mapping Migrations
    Use maps in the textbook (PDF) to answer the questions

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

  1. Yet More Class Information
    Discuss online chapter lectures and AP World History regions map

  2. Historical Reasoning Skills Activity
    Using the four documents (Google Classroom), label which of the skills--Contextualization, Comparison, Causation or Continuity and Change Over Time--each one is and why

  3. Discuss Paleolithic Society

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

  1. 10th Grade Diagnostic Document-Based Question Essay
    Use documents to write the essay in Google Classroom

Monday, August 13, 2018

Note: Test on the Summer Assignment Maps on Monday, August 13
Chapter 1 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. More Class Information
    Discuss chapter assignments

  2. Mindful Mondays
    Introduce mindfulness in the classroom

  3. Summer Map Test

  4. Begin work on Chapter 1 (Homework)

  5. Parent/Guardian Contact Sheet (Homework--Due Tomorrow)
    Take syllabus home and have parent(s)/guardian(s) fill out the Contact Sheet

Friday, August 10, 2018

Period 0:
  1. Class Information
    Review syllabus and course description

  2. Parent/Guardian Contact Sheet (Homework--Due Tuesday)
    Take syllabus home and have parent(s)/guardian(s) fill out the Contact Sheet

  3. Student Survey (Homework--Due Monday)
    Answer questions
Periods 3 and 4:
  1. Forms of Government Activity

  2. Kahoot! AP World History Pre-Quiz

  3. Parent/Guardian Contact Sheet (Homework--Due Tuesday)
    Take syllabus home and have parent(s)/guardian(s) fill out the Contact Sheet

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Periods 3, 4
  1. Class Information
    Review syllabus and course description

  2. Parent/Guardian Contact Sheet (Homework--Due Tuesday)
    Take syllabus home and have parent(s)/guardian(s) fill out the Contact Sheet

  3. Student Survey (Homework--Due Tomorrow)
    Answer questions