Friday, November 30, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Using specific examples from the post-classical era, how can trade affect culture?

  2. Ancient Americans: The Aztecs Video

  3. Discuss European Empires in the Americas

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Note: Unit 3 (Chapters 7-12) Multiple Choice Test and Unit 3 Work Due on Thursday, November 29th
Chapter 13 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Unit 3 Multiple Choice Test

  2. Begin work on Chapter 13 (Homework)

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Note: Unit 3 Document-Based Question Essay Test on Wednesday, November 28th
  1. Unit 3 Document-Based Essay Question Test

  2. Finish work and Study for Tomorrow's Unit 3 Test (Homework)

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Note: Quiz on chapter 12 and work due on Tuesday, November 27th
  1. Finish discussing Islamic and American Empires

  2. Review DBQ Sourcing Practice

  3. Chapter 12 Quiz

  4. Review DBQ Requirements (Homework)

  5. Bring Highlighters (4) Tomorrow (Homework)

Monday, November 26, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the differences in motives for the voyages of the Chinese and the Portuguese?
    2. Why did John Green say that the Renaissance did not happen?

  2. Crash Course: 15th Century Mariners Video

  3. Discuss Islamic and American Empires

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

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

  1. Discuss Civilizations of the 15th Century

  2. Crash Course: Renaissance Video

Monday, November 19, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the economic and cultural results of the century of Pax Mongolica?
    2. What was the long term impact on Western Europe of the Black Death?

  2. Discuss Paleolithic, Agricultural, and Pastoral Peoples

  3. DBQ Sourcing Practice
    Use the sample prompt and documents to complete the HIPP sourcing

Friday, November 16, 2018

Note: Quiz on chapter 11 and work due on Friday, November 16th
Chapter 12 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Which Mongol Khanate had the most significant long term impact on its location? Why?

  2. Crash Course: Mongols Video

  3. Chapter 11 Quiz

  4. Begin work on Chapter 12 (Homework)

Thursday, November 15, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What changes were brought to Persia under Mongol rule?
    2. What changes were brought to Russia under Mongol rule?

  2. Discuss Pax Mongolica

  3. Review Units 1/2 DBQ Essay

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

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How were the Mongols able to be such effective conquerors in such a short time?
    2. What changes were brought to China under Mongol rule?

  2. What Were The Mongols Like? Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

  1. Finish Discussing Chinggis Khan and the Mongol Empire

  2. Crash Course: Russia, the Kievan Rus, and the Mongols Video

  3. Comparing Mongol Khanates
    Using what you have learned about the Khanates in China, Persia, and Russia, fill out the three-way Venn diagram

Friday, November 9, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What military advantages did the pastoral peoples of the Steppes have?
    2. How did most of those pastoral peoples view religion?

  2. Discuss Chinggis Khan and the Mongol Empire

Thursday, November 8, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What allowed Europe to advance during the High Middle Ages?
    2. What were the long term consequences of the Crusades?

  2. A Brief History of Goths Video

  3. How the Normans Changed the History of Europe Video

  4. Discuss Pastoral Peoples

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Note: Quiz on chapter 10 and work due on Wednesday, November 7th
Chapter 11 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. In what respects did the Byzantine Empire continue the patterns of the classical Roman Empire?
    2. In what ways did it diverge from those patterns?

  2. Crash Course: Crusades Video

  3. Chapter 10 Quiz

  4. Begin work on Chapter 11 (Homework)

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the economic system of Medieval Europe? What was the political system? How were they both organized?

  2. Discuss Western Europe's Accomplishments

  3. First Crusade Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

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

Monday, November 5, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did Prince Vladimir ultimately choose Orthodoxy over Catholicism, Judaism, and Islam?
    2. Where did Christianity survive in Africa?

  2. Discuss Western Europe and the Crusades

Friday, November 2, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What issues caused the 1054 Great Schism of Christianity into the Catholic and Orthodox Churches?

  2. Crash Course: Fall of Rome Video

  3. Icons and Relics Analysis
    Using the following websites on relics and icons, answer the questions

Thursday, November 1, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. For what reasons is the hajj one of the great unifiers in Islam?
    2. What was the most interesting new fact you learned about Islam in chapter 9?

  2. Crash Course: Dark Ages Video

  3. Discuss Byzantine Empire