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Wednesday, September 12 -

Thursday, September 13, 2018



Click on the links above to take you to your homework for World History that is on eBackpack or Google Classroom.

Today, we finally graded and reviewed SSSp#3: Cardinal and Ordinal Numbers. Please see the web page to review my lecture notes.


We also graded and reviewed SSSp#5: Roman Numbers. Check my webpage for this project. Cardinal and ordinal numbers AND Roman Numbers will be on next week's geography quiz.


Today, we took Geog. #2. You will also able to re-take Geog. #1. Check PowerGrade this weekend for your results. Also, check PowerGrade to see how you started World History with an A! Keep up the good work to maintain this super grade!

Friday, September 14, 2018

Below is the podcast for the last few days. Each podcast lets you know what we did in class that day and what homework assignments were issued. You can click on most hand-outs to open and print your own copy.


Monday, September 17, 2018

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Today, you received back your Geog. #1 and Geog. #2 in periods 3, 4, 7 and 8. (You will receive these back tomorrow for period 2.)


You received SSSp#6 (Geog. #3: Continents, Countries and +). It is due tomorrow. You will take this quiz on Friday.

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Today, we reviewed SSSp#6 (Geog. #3: Continents, Countries and +). You will take this quiz on Friday.


We also started to learn today about B.C. and A.D. on timelines. Be sure to share with your parents what "A.D." stands for. This assignment is due on Block Day.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

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Today, we reviewed  SSSp#6 (Geog. #3: Continents, Countries and +). You will take this quiz on Friday.


We also reviewed and graded SSSp#7: B.C. and A.D. on Timelines.


Today, we started SSSp#8: International Time Zones. This is due on MONDAY. Be sure to use my web site for your world map.

Wednesday, September 18 -

Thursday, September 19, 2018

Friday, September 21, 2018

Today, you took Geog. #3: Continents, Countries and +. You will get the results back on Monday.


Yesterday, we started SSSp#8: International Time Zones. This is due on MONDAY. Be sure to use my web site for your world map.


Today, you received your Chromebook. In some periods, we had time to register into Google Classroom for World History. I returned back your class Rules and Expectations sheet so that you can review our policy for homework on the laptops.

Monday, September 24, 2018

Today, you received Geog. #4: Europe which is SSSp#9. This is due TOMORROW.


We also logged in to join Google Classroom for World History. If you were absent, please see me so you can log in.


You also received SSSp#10 which is KWL & The Roman Empire. This is due on BLOCK DAY. It is a Google Classroom assignment.


We also started our first Cornell Notes. This is SSSp#11 which is C2L1 Cornell Notes. We will continue this work on Tuesday....I will then give you the due date.


Today, you also received your results from the Geog. #3: Continents, Countries and + Quiz. Be sure to save this with your parents.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Today, we reviewed Geog. #4: Europe which is SSSp#9. The quiz will be on Friday.


You also received SSSp#10 which is KWL & The Roman Empire. This is due on BLOCK DAY. It is a Google Classroom assignment.


We also started our first Cornell Notes. This is SSSp#11 which is C2L1 Cornell Notes. This paper assignment is due on FRIDAY. Check my new web page on how to write Cornell Notes.

Wednesday, September 26 -

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Today, we reviewed Geog. #4: Europe which is SSSp#9. The quiz will be on Friday.


We also started our first Cornell Notes. This is SSSp#11 which is C2L1 Cornell Notes. This paper assignment is  now due on MONDAY. Check my new web page on how to write Cornell Notes.


Today, we also started SSSp#12 which is Latitude & Longitue. This assignment is due on TUESDAY next week. Check my webpage for help on this assignment.


Supposedly, iBoss is fixed...so our SSSp#8 which is International Time Zones is now due on FRIDAY!

Friday, September 28, 2018

Today, we stamped our assignment on International Time Zones (SSSp#8). We will grade it on Monday.


We also reviewed SSSp#12 which is Latitude & Longitude. This paper assignment is due on TUESAY. Check my new web page for this assignment to use the best map for this assignment.


We also continued our work on our first Cornell Notes. This is SSSp#11 which is C2L1 Cornell Notes. This paper assignment is due on MONDAY. You are to finish what we started. Check my new web page on how to write Cornell Notes


Today, we took Geog. #4: Europe on eBackpack...check PowerSchool for your grade.

Monday, October 1, 2018

Today, we graded our International Time Zones (SSSp#8).


We also reviewed SSSp#12 which is Latitude & Longitude. This paper assignment is due on TUESDAY. Check my new web page for this assignment to use the best map for this assignment.


We also stamped our first Cornell Notes. This is SSSp#11 which is C2L1 Cornell Notes. Check the web page to review these notes.


Today, we took Geog. #4: Europe on eBackpack...check PowerSchool for your grade. You received Geog. #5: Europe (SSSp#13) which is due tomorrow!

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

We also stamped our first Cornell Notes. This is SSSp#11 which is C2L1 Cornell Notes. Check the web page to review these notes.


We started our C2L2 Cornell Notes (SSSp#14) which is about the fall of the Roman Empire. Finish our notes. This is due on Block Day. Check my web page for the notes we completed together in class.


Today, we reviewed Geog. #5: Europe. We will take the quiz on Friday.


We finished our Geog. #4 which is on eBackpack...check PowerSchool for your grade.

Wednesday, October 3 -

Thursday, October 4, 2018

We also stamped and reviewed our first Cornell Notes. This is SSSp#11 which is C2L1 Cornell Notes and SSSp#14 which is C2L2 Cornell Notes. We will start C2L3 Cornell Notes which is SSSp#15...it will be due on Monday.


We also finally graded our assignments on International Time Zones and on Latitude and Longitude. Check these web pages to review your notes.


Today, we reviewed Geog. #5: Europe. We will take the quiz on Friday.


We also viewed a video to explain Google Keep along with Google Calendar and Google Remind. I have this video on my web page...view it again if needed.

Friday, October 5, 2018

Today, we started C2L3 Cornell Notes which is SSSp#15...it will be due on Monday. Your HW is to complete these notes. Check my web page for this assignment.


I would like students to be able to open a ClassDojo account so that you can see your points each day and communicate with your USC teachers. You received a parent pemission slip to join ClassDojo. This is due back next week on Block Day.


Today, we took Geog. #5: Europe. Check PowerSchool.


We are now 1/2 way through the 1st trimester. Teachers turned in grades for your Progress Report today.

Monday, October 8, 2018

Today, we stamped our C2L3 Cornell Notes which is SSSp#15...we will review these notes later this week.


I also collected your parent pemission slip to join ClassDojo. This is due back this week on Block Day.


Today, we finished Geog. #5: Europe. You received Geog. #6: Europe & Africa which is SSSp#16. This is due TOMORROW.


There is no school on Friday. We have parent conferences scheduled for: Wed. 1-3 p.m.; Thurs., 1-3 p.m. and 4-7 p.m.; Fri., 8 am - 12 noon. We gave you a paper to take home to inform your parents about our conferences.


Some classes started group work on C2L4 (SSSp#17). This is where a group of 3 people will complete Cornell Notes for each section and share it with your partners in your group. You also include photos of some of the achievements of the Romans. More on this assignment later.


Later this week, you will receive the Chapter 2 Test to take at home. It will be due on Sunday. Your SS Spiral Notebook will be due next Monday for grading. More on this later this week.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Today, I collected your parent pemission slip to join ClassDojo. This is due back this week on Block Day.


Today, we reviewed your Geog. #6: Europe & Africa which is SSSp#16. We will take the quiz on Monday.


Some classes started group work on C2L4 (SSSp#17). This is where a group of 3 people will complete Cornell Notes for each section and share it with your partners in your group. You also include photos of some of the achievements of the Romans. This assignment is due on Friday at 5 p.m.


Wednesday, October 10 -

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Today, I collected your parent pemission slip to join ClassDojo. This is due back this week on Block Day.


Today, we reviewed your Geog. #6: Europe & Africa which is SSSp#16. We will take the quiz on Monday.


Today, we reviewed all of our Cornell Notes for C2L1, L2 and L3 about the Roman Empire. You received the C2 Test that you can take on eBackpack. This quiz is due by 9 p.m. on Sunday.


Don't forget that your C2L4 Group Work is due by 9 p.m. on Friday so that you can use this info to help you take the C2 Test.


Your "L" in KWL is due by 9 p.m. on Sunday, October 15.

Your SS Spiral is due on MONDAY! You must turn in your CheckList with your spiral. It is to be signed by your parents. Don't forget to actually read and following everything on the CheckList.

Monday, October 15 -

Friday, October 19, 2018

Today, we took Geog. #6: Europe & Africa. Check PowerSchool.


You also turned in your SS Spiral Notebook. You will receive it back later this week with a grade.


I distributed our loose-paper assignment titled "Geog. Review: World & Roman Empire". This is a map with all locations we've had so far this year. We will take this quiz after we finish "Gladiator".


We started to watch "Gladiator" about the Roman Empire.

Monday, October 22, 2018

Today, we finished "Gladiator"! I hope you enjoyed this film. I know you saw so many elements in this film that we learned about the Roman Empire.


We started our next unit about ISLAM. You received your 1st assignment which is on Google Classroom. It is KWL and Islam (SSSp#18) which is due at 5 am on Block Day.


You also received Geog. #7: Southwest Asia (SSp#19). This is also due on Block Day.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

We started our next unit about ISLAM. We started our new spiral Table of Contents. (Check the TofC page on this web site.) You received your 1st assignment which is on Google Classroom. It is KWL and Islam (SSSp#18) which is due at 5 am on Block Day.


You also received Geog. #7: Southwest Asia (SSp#19). This is also due on Block Day. We will take this quiz on Friday.


Today, we took our Geog. Review: W, RE Quiz. Check PowerSchool for your grade.

Wednesday, October 24 -

Thursday, October 25, 2018

We started our next unit about ISLAM.


We reviewed Geog. #7: Southwest Asia (SSp#19).  We will take this quiz on Friday.


Today, we finished our Geog. Review: W, RE Quiz. Check PowerSchool for your grade.


Today, we also started our first Cornell Notes on Chromebook. Our C3L1 Cornell Notes (SSSp#20) is due on FRIDAY.

Friday, October 26, 2018

Today, we took Geog. #7: Southwest Asia (SSp#19).  Check PowerSchool to review your grade.


Today, we continued/finished our C3L1 Cornell Notes on Chromebook. So you can review this homework, this assignment is due for you on Monday.


Today, we also started our C3L2 Cornell Notes (SSSp#21). This is due on MONDAY.

Monday, October 29, 2018

Today, we stamped C3L1 (SSSp#20) and C3L2  (SSSp#21) Cornell Notes. We will review these notes on Block Day.


Today, you received Geog. #8: SW Asia (SSSp#22) This is due on Block Day. We also started our C3L3 Cornell Notes (SSSp#23), this set of Cornell Notes with photos on each slide. This is also due on Block Day.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

We will review C3L1 (SSSp#20) and C3L2  (SSSp#21) Cornell Notes on Block Day.


Also due on Block Day is Geog. #8: SW Asia (SSSp#22) and C3L3 Cornell Notes (SSSp#23.


Today, we learned about the history of Halloween, the oldest holiday in world history. If your parents write one sentence and sign on the back of the timeline you showed them, you will get some extra credit!

Wednesday, October 31 -

Thursday, November 1

Toay, we reviewed our C3L1 (SSSp#20) and C3L2  (SSSp#21) Cornell Notes on Block Day.


We also reviewed our Geog. #8: SW Asia (SSSp#22). We will take our quiz on Friday. We will review our C3L3 Cornell Notes (SSSp#23) notes on Friday.


Don't forget learning about the history of Halloween, the oldest holiday in world history. If your parents write one sentence and sign on the back of the timeline you showed them, you will get some extra credit!

Friday, November 2, 2018

Toay, we reviewed our C3L3 (SSSp#20) about the split of Islam. Check my web page to review your notes.


We formed our groups for our work on Chapter 4 for next week. You selected a leader and your leader shared your assignment for Google Classrom. This SSSp#24: C4 Cornell Notes is due by 5 am next Tuesday.


Today, we also took Geog. #8: SW Asia (SSSp#22). Check PowerSchool to verify your grade.


There are only 2 weeks left in Trimester 2! What will it take to have a good grade?

Monday, November 5, 2018

Last week, you formed your groups for our work on Chapter 4 for next week. You selected a leader and your leader shared your assignment for Google Classrom. This SSSp#24: C4 Cornell Notes is due by 5 am tomorrow morning.


There are only 2 weeks left in Trimester 2! What will it take to have a good grade?

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Today, we started presentation on our SSSp#24: C4 Cornell Notes. We started with C4L1. We will finish on Block Day.


Today, you received Geog. #9: Southwest Asia (SSSp#25). This is due on Block Day. We will take the quiz on Friday.


The "L" in KWL (SSSp#18) is due by 9 pm on Sunday!


Your SS Spiral will be due on Tuesday! (There is no school on Monday...it is Veteran's Day.)


There are only 2 weeks left in Trimester 2! What will it take to have a good grade?

Wednesday, November 7 -

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Today, we started presentation on our SSSp#24: C4 Cornell Notes. Today, we reviewed C4L2 and C4L3 about the growth and progress of the Islamic Empire.


Today, we reviewed our Geog. #9: Southwest Asia (SSSp#25). We will take the quiz on Friday.


The "L" in KWL (SSSp#18) is due by 9 pm on Sunday!


Your SS Spiral will be due on Tuesday! (There is no school on Monday...it is Veteran's Day.) You received your CheckList...you must have this with your parent signature when you turn-in your spiral.


Today, you received info for the C3/C4 Islam Test. It is due by 9 pm on Monday, Nov. 12.


There are only 2 weeks left in Trimester 2! What will it take to have a good grade?

Friday, November 9, 2018

Today, we took Geog. #9: Southwest Asia (SSSp#25).


The "L" in KWL (SSSp#18) is due by 9 pm on Sunday!


Your SS Spiral is due on Tuesday! (There is no school on Monday...it is Veteran's Day.) You received your CheckList...you must have this with your parent signature when you turn-in your spiral.


Today, you received info for the C3/C4 Islam Test. It is due by 9 pm on Monday, Nov. 12.


There are only 2 weeks left in Trimester 2! What will it take to have a good grade?

Tuesday, November 13 -

Friday, November 16, 2018

Monday, November 12 -

NO SCHOOL....Veteran's Day


This week, you received back your SS Spiral. You must show me parent signature on your spiral by Thursday, November 29.


This week, we watched "My Name Is Khan" and learned the plight of a Muslim in the U.S. after 9-11.