Tuesday, November 26, 2019

  1. Units 1/2 Multiple Choice Test Corrections

Monday, November 25, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. The Mongols have been built up the entire semester by John Green. Did they live up to the hype? Why or why not?

  2. Discuss Paleolithic, Agricultural, and Pastoral Peoples

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

Friday, November 22, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the long term impact on Western Europe of the Black Death?

  2. Department Close Reading Benchmark #2

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Note: Quiz on chapter 11 and work due on Thursday, November 21st
Chapter 12 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What cultural exchanges occurred as a result of the Mongol empire?

  2. Crash Course: Mongols Video

  3. Chapter 11 Quiz

  4. Begin work on Chapter 12 (Homework)

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

  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. Review Comparing Mongol Khanates Venn Diagram

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

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

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

  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. Finish Discussing Pax Mongolica

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

Monday, November 18, 2019

  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. Finish Discussing Chinggis Khan and the Mongol Empire

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

  4. Discuss Pax Mongolica

Friday, November 15, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What relationships did pastoral peoples have with their agricultural neighbors?
    2. What military advantages did the pastoral peoples of the Steppes have?

  2. Discuss Chinggis Khan and the Mongol Empire

Thursday, November 14, 2019

  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 13, 2019

Note: Quiz on chapter 10 and work due on Wednesday, November 13th
Chapter 11 assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the economic system of Medieval Europe? What was the political system? How were they both organized?
    2. What caused the Crusades?

  2. Crash Course: Crusades Video

  3. Chapter 10 Quiz

  4. Begin work on Chapter 11 (Homework)

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

  1. Discuss the Crusades and Western Europe's Accomplishments

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

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

Friday, November 8, 2019

  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

  3. Crash Course: The Vikings Video

Thursday, November 7, 2019

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

  2. Finish Discussing the Byzantine Empire

  3. Crash Course: Fall of Rome Video

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

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

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

  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

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Note: Quiz on chapter 9 and work due on Tuesday, November 5th
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)

Monday, November 4, 2019

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

  2. Crash Course: Islam and Politics Video

  3. Discuss the World of Islam

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

Friday, November 1, 2019

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

  2. Discuss Islamic Empires

  3. Discuss Units 1/2 Multiple Choice Test Scoring