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

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.


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Wednesday, December 18 -

Friday, December 20, 2019

SSSpirals were corrected and distributed. Parent signature is due back by FRIDAY!

Don't forget that your C4 and C5 Tests for Africa must be completed by 10 pm on Thursday. Those not completed will be one grade lower if/when late.

Today, we took Geog. #12: Africa. Check PowerSchool!

I distributed the list of countries for our Geog. Review: W, RE, Is, Af which we will take on Block Day, Jan 8-9, 2020!

Today, we continued with "Hotel Rwanda".

Monday, January 6, 2020

Welcome to our new year, 2020! I look forward to this new year and new decade!

Today, you received the KW and the Americas (SSSp#32). This is due at 5 am on Block Day. It is on Google Classrom.

We also started C11L1Q&A (SSSp#33). This is also due at 5 am tomorrow. It is on Google Classroom.

SSSpirals were corrected and distributed last year. Parent signature is due back by TOMORROW!

I distributed the list of countries for our Geog. Review: W, RE, Is, Af which we will take on Block Day, Jan 8-9, 2020!

To the left is my Cornell Notes for C11L1. You can read through my notes OR read C11L1 of the textbook to answer the Questions & Answers (Q&A) for C11L1 which is SSSp#33 due tomorrow at 5 am.

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Just a reminder that the KW and the Americas (SSSp#32) is due at 5 am on Block Day. It is on Google Classrom.

We also started today C11L2 Q&A (SSSp#35). This is also due at 5 am on Friday. It is on Google Classroom.

SSSpirals were corrected and distributed last year. Parent signature is due back by TOMORROW!

Today, we created out new TofC for our unit on the Americas.

I distributed the list of countries for our Geog. Review: W, RE, Is, Af which we will take on Block Day, Jan 8-9, 2020!

Wednesday, January 8 -

Friday, January 10, 2020

On Block Day and Friday, we took Geog. Review: W, RE, Is, Af. Check PowerSchool for your results!

I introduced Geog. #13: The Americas (SSSp#36). For this geog., you received 2 maps of the Americas. This assignment is due on Monday!

Don't forget that C11L2 Q&A (SSSp#35) is due at 5 am on Friday.

Monday, January 13, 2020

Today, we reviewed Geog. #13: The Americas (SSSp#36). This week, we will take this quiz on Block Day.

Today, we also used PearDeck to review C11L1 Q&A about the geography of Central America. We will review C11L2 Q & A about the Olmecs tomorrow. Today, we started C11L3 Q & A (SSSp#37) about the Maya tribe. This assignment is due at 10 pm on Thursday for all classes.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Don't forget that we will take Geog. #13: The Americas (SSSp#36) on Block Day!

Today, we  used PearDeck to review C11L2 Q&A (SSSp#35) about the Olmec tribe of Central America. Today, we started C11L3 Q & A (SSSp#37) about the Maya tribe. This assignment is due at 10 pm on Thursday for all classes.

Wednesday, January 15 -

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Today, we took our Geog. #13: The Americas Quiz.

We next saw a video about the Maya tribe, all of the mysteries and their great accomplishment.

Don't forget that C11L3 Q & A (SSSp#37) about the Maya tribe is due at 10 pm on Thursday for all classes.

Friday, January 17, 2020

Today using PearDeck, we reviewed C11L3 about the Maya tribe.

I gave you C12L1 Q&A (SSSp#38) about the Aztec tribel. This assignment is due next week at 5 am on Block Day. Use your textbook or the website for the textbook to answer the questions.

Next week is parent conferences on Thursday and Friday. Conferences are from 1-3 and 4-7 on Thursday and 8 am - 12 noon on Friday. There is no school for students on Friday. The paper for conferences is due back by Tuesday!

Tuesday, January 20, 2020

Today we continued using PearDeck, we reviewed C11L3 about the Maya tribe.

Don't forget that C12L1 Q&A (SSSp#38) about the Aztec tribe is due next week at 5 am on Block Day (Wed./Thurs. of THIS WEEK). Use your textbook or the website for the textbook to answer the questions.

This week is parent conferences on Thursday and Friday. Conferences are from 1-3 and 4-7 on Thursday and 8 am - 12 noon on Friday. There is no school for students on Friday. The paper for conferences is due back by Tuesday!

Wednesday, January 22 -

Thursday, January, 23, 2020

Today, you received Geog. #14: The Americas (SSSp#39). There are two maps for this assignment. It is due on Monday. We will take the quiz on Friday.

Today, you received C12L2 Q&A (SSSp#40) about the Inca tribe. This assignment is due next week on Tuesday at 5 am. Use your textbook or the website for the textbook to answer the questions.

This week is parent conferences on Thursday and Friday. Conferences are from 1-3 and 4-7 on Thursday and 8 am - 12 noon on Friday. There is no school for students on Friday. The paper for conferences is due back by Tuesday!

Monday, January 27, 2020

Today, you reviewed Geog. #14: The Americas (SSSp#39). We will take the quiz on Friday.

Today, we also reviewed C12L1 Q&A (SSSp#38) about the Aztecs using PearDeck!

I also introduced the C11 Timeline (SSSp#34). This is due at 5 am on Block Day!

Last week, you received C12L2 Q&A (SSSp#40) about the Inca tribe. This assignment is due tomorrow at 5 am. Use your textbook or the website for the textbook to answer the questions.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Today, we reviewed C12L2 Q&A (SSSp#39) about the Incas using PearDeck!

I also introduced the C12 Timeline (SSSp#41). Both this and the C11 Timeline (SSSp#34), are due at 5 am on Block Day!

We are coming to an end to this  unit. Your SSSpiral will be due on MONDAY! More info later this week.

Today, you reviewed Geog. #14: The Americas (SSSp#39). We will take the quiz on Friday.

Wednesday, January 29 -

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Today, we graded the C12 Timeline (SSSp#41) and the C11 Timeline (SSSp#34)!

We also reviewed Geog. #14: The Americas (SSSp#39). We will take the quiz on Friday.

We are coming to an end to this  unit. Your SSSpiral will be due on MONDAY! More info later this week. You must have the CheckList signed by your parent(s) when you turn in your spiral. That means be sure to complete KWL (SSSp#32) by 9 pm on Saturday.

I also gave you information on taking the C11-C12 Test about the Americas on Testmoz. You have until next Wed. at 9 pm to take this test. You need return the paper I gave you only if you take the Honors version.

Turn to the Chapter Test Page on the "C11-C12 The Americas" web page to see and print these 3 documents.

Friday, January 31, 2020

Today, we took Geog. #14: The Americas (SSSp#39).

Don't forget that your SSSpiral will be due on MONDAY! More info later this week. You must have the CheckList signed by your parent(s) when you turn in your spiral. That means be sure to complete KWL (SSSp#32) by 9 pm on Saturday.

I also gave you information on taking the C11-C12 Test about the Americas on Testmoz. You have until next Wed. at 9 pm to take this test. You need return the paper I gave you only if you take the Honors version.

Monday, February 3 -

Thursday, February 6, 2020

On Monday, you received Geog #15: The Americas. It is a loose paper assingment, so it will not be graded. We will take the quiz on Friday.

On Monday, I collected your SSSpiral today. It will be graded and returned later this week. To those who did not turn it in on Monday...it is one grade lower for every day late.

Don't forget that you received C11-C12 Test about the Americas on Testmoz last week. You have until this Wed. at 9 pm to take this test. You need return the paper I gave you only if you take the Honors version.

This week, we are watching the reward film "Apocalypto" about the Maya civilization in Central America.

Friday, February 6, 2020

Today, we took Geog #15: The Americas. Check PowerGrade.

You  received your SS Spiral back with a grade. Parent signature is due back by Tuesday for periods 2, 3, 7 and 8....it is due by next Friday for period 6.

We are starting our next unit on Asia. KWL and Asia (SSSp#42) is due by 10 pm next Tuesday!

Today, we finished watching the reward film "Apocalypto" about the Maya civilization in Central America. Please share your thought about the film with your parents.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Today, we took Geog #15: The Americas. Check PowerGrade.

You  received your SS Spiral back with a grade. Parent signature is due back by TODAY for periods 2, 3, 7 and 8....it is due by Friday for period 6.

We are starting our next unit on Asia. KWL and Asia (SSSp#42) is due by 10 pm TONIGHT!

Today, we started Geog. Review: W, RE, Is, Af, Am. We will start the quiz on Friday.

We started the Maya hieroglyphic project. This is due on Friday! Check my website for this assingment!

On Block Day this weeke and next, we will visit the LACMA exhibit...more to come on this!

You received a blank world map and the list above which is the 116 countries for our Geog. Review: W, RE, Is, Af, Am This is a loose paper assingment. It is not due.. I will now grade it. We will start the quiz on Friday!

Wednesday, February 12 -

Thursday, February, 13, 2020

You  received your SS Spiral back with a grade. Parent signature is due by Friday for period 6.

Today, we started Geog. Review: W, RE, Is, Af, Am. We will start the quiz on Friday.

We started the Maya hieroglyphic project. This is due on Friday! Check my website for this assingment!

Don't forget that we will start our Geog. Review: W, RE, Is, Af, Am Quiz on Friday!

Today, we visited the LACMA exhibit...Check my web page with photos and video about our work today with LACMA !

Friday, February 15, 2020

Today, we learned about the history of Valentine's Day! Share with your parents the information about how and where this holiday started.

Also today, I collected your hieroglyphic project! I look forward to reviewing your artistic writing!

If you visited the LACMA trailer this week, today you received the Maya artwork that you created! Check my web page with photos and video about our work today with LACMA !

Also today, you received C7L1 Cornell Notes (SSSp#43) which is due at 5 am on Block Day next week!

Today, we started Geog. Review: W, RE, Is, Af, Am Quiz. We will continue next week if needed.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Today, you had time to finish your Geog. Review: W, RE, Is, Af, Am. Check PowerSchool for your results.

This week, we will continue our visit to the LACMA trailer and to their guests in our library. This week, you will go to the location that is NOT the place you visited last week.

Last week, you received C7L1 Cornell Notes (SSSp#43) which is due at 5 am on Block Day! TODAY, you received C7L2 Cornell Notes (SSSSp#44). This is due at 10 pm on Friday.

Wednesday, February 19 -

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Friday will be your last day to finish your Geog. Review: W, RE, Is, Af, Am. If you need more time, you must come in at lunch.

On Block Day, we continued our visit to the LACMA trailer and to their guests in our library. This week, you will go to the location that is NOT the place you visited last week.

C7L1 Cornell Notes (SSSp#43) was due at 5 am on Block Day ! C7L2 Cornell Notes (SSSSp#44) is due at 10 pm on Friday.

Friday, February 21, 2020

Today was your last day to finish your Geog. Review: W, RE, Is, Af, Am in class. If you need more time, you must come in at lunch.

Today, I gave you C7L3 Cornell Notes (SSSp#46) which is due next week on Block Day (Wed. or Thurs.) at 5 am. Don't forget that C7L2 Cornell Notes (SSSSp#44) is due at 10 pm on tonight!

Today, I also gave you Geog. #16: Asia. It is due next Tuesday. We will take the quiz next Friday!

Also, don't forget that the parent paper for "Mongols" is due on MONDAY!

Also, you can bring to me your Model Magic to me at school and get extra credit. I would like to have them available to show parents on Back to School Night. The same applies if by chance you got to take home your Maya tile. Please bring it back and I will give you extra credit. You will get to keep all of it and take it home after Open House.

Monday, February 24, 2020

Today, I gave you C7L4 Cornell Notes (SSSp#47) which is due THIS FRIDAY at 5 am. Don't forget that C7L3 Cornell Notes (SSSSp#46) is due at 5 am on Block Day this week!

On Friday, I also gave you Geog. #16: Asia. It is due TOMORROW. We will take the quiz next Friday!

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Today, we reviewed C7L1 Cornell Notes (SSSSp#44) about the forming if China. Don't foret that C7L3 Cornell Notes (SSSp# 46) is due at 5 am on Block Day this week! C7L4 Cornell Notes (SSSp#47) is due on Friday!

Today, we also reviewed Geog. #16: Asia. We will take the quiz next Friday!

Wednesday, February 26 -

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Today, we reviewed C7L2 Cornell Notes (SSSSp#45) about the Tang and Song Dynasties in China. Don't forget that C7L4 Cornell Notes (SSSp# 47) is due on Friday!

Today, we also reviewed Geog. #16: Asia. We will take the quiz next Friday!

You received the C7 Timeline (SSSp#48) today which is due at 5 am on Mon., March 2.

Friday, February 28, 2020

Today, we reviewed C7L3 Cornell Notes (SSSSp#45) about the Mongols. Don't forget that C7 Timeline (SSSp#48) is due on Monday!

Today, we took Geog. #16: Asia. This will be posted as the first grade for the 3rd trimster!