Friday, September 27, 2019

Note: Quiz on chapter 5 and work due on Friday, September 27th

Monday, September 23, 2019

Note: Quiz on chapter 4 and work due on Monday, September 23rd
  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why was Socrates sentenced to death by Athens?
    2. Describe one similarity between Christianity and Buddhism.

  2. Crash Course: Christianity from Judaism to Constantine Video

  3. Chapter 4 Quiz

  4. Begin work on Chapter 5 (Homework)

Friday, September 20, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What influence did Zoroastrianism have on Judaism and Christianity?
    2. How was the conception of God different in Judaism?

  2. Finish Discussing Discuss Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Greek Philosophy

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

  4. Discuss Christianity

  5. AP Classroom
    Enroll in the class so you can register/pay for the AP exam

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

Thursday, September 19, 2019

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

  2. The Tao of Pooh Video

  3. Crash Course: Buddha and Ashoka Video

  4. Discuss Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Greek Philosophy

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

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

  2. Discuss South Asian Religions

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

  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. Crash Course: 2000 Years of Chinese History Video

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

Monday, September 16, 2019

  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 13, 2019

  1. Department Close Reading Benchmark #1

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Note: Quiz on chapter 3 and work due on Thursday, September 12th
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. Finish Analyzing Primary Sources
    Review HIPP analysis and complete document analysis worksheet (second part)

  3. Chapter 3 Quiz

  4. Begin work on Chapter 4 (Homework)

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

  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. Continue Analyzing Primary Sources
    Review HIPP analysis and complete document analysis worksheet (second part)

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

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

  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. Discuss Rome, China, and India

  3. Analyzing Primary Sources
    Review HIPP analysis and complete document analysis worksheet (first part)

Monday, September 9, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Rome become a republic?
    2. What problems did empires face the larger they got?

  2. Crash Course: Roman Republic Video

  3. Analyzing Primary Sources
    Review HIPP analysis and complete document analysis worksheet (first part)

Friday, September 6, 2019

  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 (combining different things to create something new)?

  2. Crash Course: Alexander the Great Video

  3. Discuss the Roman Republic

Thursday, September 5, 2019

  1. Finish Discussing Persians and Greeks

  2. Crash Course: Persians and Greeks Video

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

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

  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. Continue Where Would You Prefer To Live?

  3. Discuss Persians and Greeks

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Note: Quiz on chapter 2 and work due on Tuesday, September 3rd
Chapter 3 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Crash Course: Ancient Egypt Video

  2. Chapter 2 Quiz

  3. Begin work on Chapter 3 (Homework)