Friday, September 28, 2018

  1. Finish Document-Based-Question Essay Workshop

  2. Discuss African Civilizations

Thursday, September 27, 2018

  1. Continue Document-Based-Question Essay Workshop

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

  1. Clip from Last Stand of the 300 Video

  2. Document-Based-Question Essay Workshop

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Note: Quiz on chapter 5 and work due on Tuesday, September 25th
Chapter 6 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How was Confucianism used to justify the status of women in China?
    2. How were women in Athens treated differently from women in Sparta?

  2. Horrible Histories: Athens/Sparta Historical Wife Swap Video

  3. Chapter 5 Quiz

  4. Begin work on Chapter 6 (Homework)

Monday, September 24, 2018

  1. India's Caste System Still Alive? Video

  2. Discuss Patriarchies in China and Greece

  3. Conditions of Women Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

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

Friday, September 21, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What factors made life difficult for peasants in China in the classical period?
    2. In today’s society, what garments are associated with upper classes versus everyone else?

  2. Discuss Caste System and Roman Slavery

  3. Social Inequality Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

Thursday, September 20, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the most interesting new thing you learned about the religions and philosophies in chapter 4? Why?
    2. Why do you think patriarchy was so prominent in the classical civilizations?

  2. Crash Course: Christianity from Judaism to Constantine Video

  3. Discuss Chinese and Indian Societies

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Note: Quiz on chapter 4 and work due on Tuesday, September 18th
Chapter 5 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Finish SAQ Practice

  2. Chapter 4 Quiz

  3. Begin work on Chapter 5 (Homework)

Monday, September 17, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why was Socrates sentenced to death by Athens?
    2. How was the conception of God different in Judaism?

  2. Clip from Morgan Freeman's Story of God: Zoroastrianism Video

  3. Discuss Christianity

  4. SAQ Practice

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

Friday, September 14, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Explain one similarity between Buddhism and Hinduism.
    2. Explain one difference between Buddhism and Hinduism.

  2. Crash Course: Buddha and Ashoka Video

  3. Discuss Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Greek Philosophy

Thursday, September 13, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Explain one similarity between Confucianism and Daoism.
    2. Explain one difference between Confucianism and Daoism.

  2. Discuss South Asian Religions

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Legalism differ from Confucianism for their solutions to disorder?
    2. How were Legalism and Confucianism used by Chinese dynasties?

  2. Finish Discussing Chinese Philosophies

  3. Crash Course: 2000 Years of Chinese History Video

  4. Confucianism and Daoism Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to complete the analysis worksheet

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What is the difference between a religion and a philosophy?
    2. With the exception of Islam, all major religions emerged during this time period. Why do you think that is?

  2. Spread of Religions Around the World Video

  3. Discuss Chinese Philosophies

Friday, September 7, 2018

Note: Quiz on chapter 3 and work due on Friday, September 7th
Chapter 4 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Which classical empire’s decline and fall do you think was most inevitable? Why?
    2. Which one could most have saved itself? Why?

  2. Chapter 3 Quiz

  3. Begin work on Chapter 4 (Homework)

Thursday, September 6, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was one similarity between how Rome and Han China maintained their empires?
    2. What was one difference between how Rome and Han China maintained their empires?

  2. Finish Discussing Rome, China, and India

  3. Rise and Fall of Empires Chart
    Using all your information from the chapter (textbook, notes, online lecture, etc) complete the chart for each of the six empires. You will summarize how/why they rose, how they maintained/controlled/ran their empire, and how/why they fell.

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

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How could you argue that Rome wasn’t an “empire” until Augustus?
    2. How could you argue that Rome was an “empire” before Augustus?

  2. Finish What Kind of Leader Was Augustus? Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to complete the analysis worksheet

  3. Discuss Rome, China, and India

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What problems do empires face the larger they get?

  2. Crash Course: Roman Republic Video

  3. What Kind of Leader Was Augustus? Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to complete the analysis worksheet