Thursday, October 31, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How was Buddhism changed following its arrival in China?
    2. Why was Buddhism persecuted during the late Tang Dynasty?

  2. Discuss Birth of Islam

  3. Crash Course: Islam Video

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Note: Quiz on chapter 8 and work due on Wednesday, October 30th
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)

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

  1. Crash Course: Japan in the Heian Period Video

  2. Discuss China, The World, and Buddhism

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

Monday, October 28, 2019

  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 Sinicization during discussion

Thursday, October 24, 2019

  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 digital 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

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Note: Quiz on chapter 7 and work due on Wednesday, October 23rd
Chapter 8 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Describe one similarity between the Silk, Sea, and Sand Roads.
    2. Describe one difference between the Silk, Sea, and Sand Roads.

  2. Crash Course: Mansa Musa Video

  3. Chapter 7 Quiz

  4. Begin work on Chapter 8 (Homework)

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

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

  2. Crash Course: Indian Ocean Trade Video

  3. Discuss Sand and American Roads

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

Monday, October 21, 2019

Note: Units 1/2 Document-Based Question Essay Test on Monday, October 21st
  1. Units 1/2 Document-Based Essay Question Test

Friday, October 18, 2019

  1. Finish Document-Based-Question Essay Workshop, Part II

  2. Crash Course: Silk Road Video

  3. Discuss Sea Roads

  4. HIPP DBQ Documents (Homework)

  5. Bring Highlighters (4) on Monday (Homework)

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Note: Units 1/2 (Chapters 1-6) Multiple Choice Test and Units 1/2 Work Due on Thursday, October 17th
  1. Units 1/2 Multiple Choice Test

  2. Bring Highlighters (4) Tomorrow (Homework)

  3. Sign up for AP Classroom (Homework)

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Chapter 7 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. What Makes Something Valuable? Activity

  2. Discuss Silk Roads

  3. Begin work on Chapter 7 (Homework)

Thursday, October 10, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Of everything that you have learned in the first two units, what’s the most interesting?
    2. What’s the most confusing?

  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)

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Note: Quiz on chapter 6 and work due on Tuesday, October 8th
  1. Finish Discussing Alternatives to Civilization

  2. Cahokia: The Lost Pre-Columbian American City Video

  3. Chapter 6 Quiz

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

Monday, October 7, 2019

  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. Ancient Americans: The Maya Video

  4. Discuss Alternatives to Civilization

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

Friday, October 4, 2019

  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

Thursday, October 3, 2019

  1. Finish Document-Based-Question Essay Workshop

  2. Discuss African Civilizations

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

  1. Continue Document-Based-Question Essay Workshop

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

  1. Document-Based-Question Essay Workshop