Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Note: Quiz on chapter 9 and work due on Wednesday, October 31st
Chapter 10 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was different about the spread of Islam into West Africa and Spain?
    2. What was similar about the spread of Islam into India and Anatolia?

  2. World's Largest Pilgrimage--Hajj Video

  3. Chapter 9 Quiz

  4. Begin work on Chapter 10 (Homework)

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the relationship between dhimmis and the jizya?
    2. What caused the initial Sunni/Shia split?

  2. Discuss the World of Islam

  3. Comparison Chart of the Muslim World
    Use information from the chapter to complete the chart

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

Monday, October 29, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the importance of the hijra?
    2. How does Islam view Judaism and Christianity?

  2. Discuss Islamic Empires

Friday, October 26, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Explain one effect of the spread of Buddhism on China.
    2. Explain one effect on Buddhism from contact with Chinese culture.

  2. Discuss Birth of Islam

  3. Crash Course: Islam Video

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Note: Quiz on chapter 8 and work due on Thursday, October 25th
Chapter 9 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. China: Contributions to the World Video

  2. Chapter 8 Quiz

  3. Begin work on Chapter 9 (Homework)

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. During the post-classical era, what products was China providing for trade to the rest of Eurasia?
    2. What is significant about the historical documentation from the Heian Japan period?

  2. Finish Discussing China, The World, and Buddhism

  3. Leisure Life of China's Elites Image Analysis
    Use the images (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

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

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the difference between the theory and reality of the Chinese tributary system and nomads?
    2. Why was Chinese culture not spread to those nomads?

  2. Crash Course: Japan in the Heian Period Video

  3. Discuss China, The World, and Buddhism

Monday, October 22, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the two important legacies of the Sui Dynasty?
    2. How does the civil service exam system create an efficient government?

  2. Discuss Chinese Tributary Relationships

  3. Discuss East Asian Influence
    Fill out chart on Sinification during discussion

Friday, October 19, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Africa in the post-classical era is considered “uncivilized” because they didn’t have writing. Our civilization lacks much physical writing. What might future historians say about us if something happens to our virtual records?

  2. Brain Pop: Marco Polo Video

  3. Discuss Sui, Tang, Song Dynasties

  4. Tang and Song Dynasties' Governments Document Analysis
    Use documents (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Note: Quiz on chapter 7 and work due on Thursday, October 18th
Chapter 8 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How has trade’s influence on culture changed in our new global economy as compared with this era?
    2. How has it stayed the same?

  2. Finish Trans-Hemispheric Travel Accounts
    Use accounts (Google Classroom) to complete the chart and map

  3. Chapter 7 Quiz

  4. Begin work on Chapter 8 (Homework)

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Explain one similarity between the Silk and Sand Roads.
    2. Explain one similarity between the Sea and Sand Roads.

  2. Units 1/2 Multiple Choice Test Corrections

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

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Islam help facilitate trade in Afro-Eurasia?

  2. Trans-Hemispheric Travel Accounts
    Use accounts (Google Classroom) to complete the chart and map

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

Monday, October 15, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Explain one similarity between the Silk and Sea Roads.
    2. Explain one difference between the Silk and Sea Roads.

  2. Discuss Sand and American Roads

  3. Crash Course: Mansa Musa Video

  4. Begin Unit 3 Work (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)

Friday, October 12, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did merchants charge such high prices for goods transmitted along the Silk Roads?
    2. What types of things were transmitted across the Silk Roads?

  2. Crash Course: Silk Road Video

  3. Discuss Sea Roads

  4. Crash Course: Indian Ocean Trade Video

Thursday, October 11, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why were people in the post-Classical era willing to pay high prices for luxury goods?

  2. Finish Discussing Silk Roads

  3. Discuss Units 1/2 Multiple Choice Test Scoring

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Note: Units 1/2 Document-Based Question Essay Test on Tuesday, October 9th
  1. Units 1/2 Document-Based Essay Question Test

Monday, October 8, 2018

Chapter 7 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How can trade affect culture?

  2. What Makes Something Valuable? Activity

  3. Discuss Silk Roads

  4. Begin work on Chapter 7 (Homework)

Friday, October 5, 2018

Note: Units 1/2 (Chapters 1-6) Multiple Choice Test and Unit 2 Work Due on Friday, October 5th
  1. Units 1/2 Multiple Choice Test

  2. HIPP DBQ Documents (Homework)

  3. Bring Highlighters (4) Tomorrow (Homework)

Thursday, October 4, 2018

  1. HIPP Practice

  2. Document-Based-Question Essay Workshop, Part II

  3. Finish work and Study for Tomorrow's Units 1/2 Test (Homework)

  4. Bring highlighters (4) on Monday (Homework)

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Note: Quiz on chapter 6 and work due on Wednesday, October 3rd
  1. Ancient Americans: The Maya Video

  2. Chapter 6 Quiz

  3. Finish work and Study for Friday's Units 1/2 Test (Homework)

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How were King Ezana and Emperor Constantine similar with regards to Christianity?
    2. What were the cultural achievements of the classical Maya civilization?

  2. Finish Discussing American Civilizations

  3. Discuss Alternatives to Civilization

  4. Popol Vuh Analysis
    Use the document(Google Classroom) to complete the analysis worksheet

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

Monday, October 1, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was one interesting new thing you learned about the classical civilizations of Eurasia?
    2. What was a second thing?

  2. Finish Discussing African Civilizations

  3. Aksum: Ethiopia's Heart and Soul Video

  4. Discuss American Civilizations