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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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Friday, November 1, 2019

Parent signature on your SS Spiral was due today. Those who did not bring in the signature had lunch detention today or must show-up for lunch detention on Monday!


For those who saw the film, I would like for you to write a summary of the film using key words and tell how the film relates to what we learned about the Roman Empire. This is titled What I Saw On the "Gladiator". It is on Google Clasroom and is due at 5 am on Monday.

I also gave you our first assignment for our next unit about Islam...this is KW(L) and Islam which is SSSp#19. This is on Google Classroom and is also due by 5 am on Monday!


Today, we created our new TofC for our spiral notebook for our new unit about Islam.


Don't forget....TIME CHANGES AT 2 AM THIS COMING SUNDAY MORNING...DON'T FORGET TO "FALL BACK" YOUR CLOCKS!

Monday, November 4, 2019

Parent signature on your SS Spiral was due last Friday. Those who did not bring in the signature had lunch detention today!


For those who saw the film, the assignment titled What I Saw On the "Gladiator" was due today. Also due today was the KW of Islam (SSSp#19).


Today, you received Geog. #18: Southwest Asia (SSSp#20) as we start Islam. This is due tomorrow...we will take the quiz on Friday.


We also started our C3L1 Cornell Notes (SSSp#21) This is due on Block Day. It is on Google Classroom.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Today, we stamped Geog. #18: Southwest Asia (SSSp#20) as we start Islam. We will take the quiz on Friday.


We started our C3L1 Cornell Notes (SSSp#21). Complete 1.1 and 1.2 on the NatGeo book by Block Day.

Wednesday, November 6 -

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Today, we reviewed Geog. #18: Southwest Asia (SSSp#20) as we start Islam. We will take the quiz on Friday.


We continued with our C3L1 Cornell Notes (SSSp#21). Complete 1.1 through 1.5 on the NatGeo book by 5 am on Friday.

Friday, November 8, 2019

Today, our C3L1 Cornell Notes (SSSp#21) Notes were due.


Today, we started our C3L2 Cornell Notes (SSSp#23). Complete only 2.1, 2.2 and 2.4 on the NatGeo book due by 5 am on Tuesday.


Today, we took Geog. #18: Southwest Asia Quiz.


You received Geog. #19: Southwest Asia (SSSp#22). This is due on Block Day! We will take the quiz next Friday!


Don't forget that Monday is Veteran's Day...there is no school!


The parent paper for "My Name Is Khan" is due next week on Friday!

65 students out of 145 did not complete the homework for C3L1. So we are changing what we do in class and what is homework!

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Today, I first discussed how we will complete the next 2 weeks if we stay on track.


I presented some items regarding Islam brought in by students. These includes books about Ibrahim, the Qur'an in English and Arabic, a prayer rug, and a symbol of the Kaa'ba in Mecca!


Next, we reviewed our notes from C3L1 and L2.


I gave you Geog. #9. It is there on Block Day.....we will take the quiz on Friday.


I also assigned our final notes which is C3L3 Cornell Notes (SSSp#24). This is due on Friday.

Wednesday, November 13 -

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Today, we reviewed Geog. #9. We will take the quiz on Friday.


I also assigned our final notes which is C3L3 Cornell Notes (SSSp#24). This is due on Friday.

Friday, November 15, 2019

Today, we reviewed C3L3 Cornell Notes (SSSp#24), more specifically the part about the arts and architecture of the Muslims.

Next, we completed our SSSpiral. You received the CheckList for the spiral. The SSSpiral is due to turn in with parent signature on the CheckList....the due date is Tuesday, November 19.

The 1st trimester ends today! We start T2 on Monday. Once again, everyone will start with a letter grade of A! To keep it, you've got to work hard next trimester. The spiral grade on Islam will be the first big points for the 2nd trimester.

Lastly, today we took Geog. #9: Southwest Asia. The results from this quiz will be the last grade for the 1st trimester.

Monday, November 18, 2019

We are completing our SSSpiral on our unit about Islam. You received the CheckList for the spiral. The SSSpiral is due to turn in with parent signature on the CheckList....the due date is Tuesday, November 19.

Today, you took the Chapter Test on Islam. This grade will be posted on PowerSchool next week.

Today, you received our Geog. Review: W, RE, I on loose paper. There is no due date for this work, but we will take the quiz that has 62 countries on Block Day this week.

Today starts the 2nd trimester ends today! We start T2 on Monday. Once again, everyone will start with a letter grade of A!

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

We are finishing our unit about Islam. You received the CheckList for the spiral. The SSSpiral was due today, Tuesday, November 19.

Yesterday, we started the Chapter Test on Islam. You have until 10 p.m. on Thursday to finish the test.

Yesterday, you received our Geog. Review: W, RE, I on loose paper. There is no due date for this work, but we will take the quiz that has 62 countries on Block Day this week.

Today, we practiced in how to write in Arabic! Bring back the sheet with parent signature for extra-credit!

Wednesday, November 20 -

Thursday, November 21, 2019

You received back your graded SSSpiral. Parent signature is due back by Friday, November 22.

Yesterday, we started the Chapter Test on Islam. You have until 10 p.m. on Thursday to finish the test.

Today, I introduced for you how to keep a wish list of places you could like to visit around the world. Please have your choices done by the Monday we return after Thanksgiving!

Friday, November 22, 2019

Today, I introduced for you how to keep a wish list of places you could like to visit around the world. It is called "My Dreams for Travel". As we finish each unit, please spend time reviewing your notes and writing down historical places you would like to see. Please have your choices for the Roman Empire and for Islam done by the Tuesday, December 3 at 10 pm!

Have a great Thanksgiving week!

Monday, December 2, 2019

Today, we started our next unit....Africa. This is only the 2nd week of T2!

Parent sig on your SS Spiral was already due, so if you did not have it today, you received a paper to copy 10 times. Parent sig is due tomorrow...if you do not have the sig, you will have to copy the same message 20 times!

Today, you received the KW for Africa (SSSp#25). This is due 5 am tomorrow morning.

You also received today Geog. #10: Africa (SSSp#26). This is due tomorrow in class! We will take this quiz on Friday..!

Tuesday, December 3 -

Thursday, December 5, 2019

On Tuesday, we stamped and reviewed Geog. #10: Africa (SSSp#26)! We will take this quiz on Friday..!

We also formed our small groups were you can have one partner. I gave your C4S1 (SSSsp#27) and C4S2 (SSSp#28) Cornell Notes. Both are due on FRIDAY. You complete one, your partner completes the other. If you decide to do all of the work on your own, you will get extra-credit points for one of the.

On Block Day (Wed./Thurs.),you had class time to work on these assignments. Both are due on FRIDAY!

Friday, December 6, 2019

Today, we took Geog. #10: Africa. Check PowerSchool. I also gave you Geog. #11: Africa a little early....it is due on Tues., Dec. 10 in class.

We had formed our small groups were you can have one partner. I gave your C4S1 (SSSsp#27) and C4S2 (SSSp#28) Cornell Notes. Because of the limited time, these are due at 10 pm on Saturday night for periods 3, 7 and 8. You complete one, your partner completes the other. If you decide to do all of the work on your own, you will get extra-credit points for one of the.

Today, you received C5S1 (SSSp#30) and C5S2 (SSSp#31) Cornell Notes. Both are due on TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10 at 5 am. You complete one, your partner completes the other. If you decide to do all of the work on your own, you will get extra-credit points for one of the.

Don't forget the paper for "Hotel Rwanda"...it us due by THURSDAY!

Monday, December 9 -

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Today, we reviewed our notes on C4S1 (SSSsp#27) and C4S2 (SSSp#28) Cornell Notes about north and west Africa.

You still have time to work with your partner (if you have one) for C5S1 (SSSp#30) and C5S2 (SSSp#31) Cornell Notes. Both are due TOMORROW, DECEMBER 10 at 5 am. You complete one, your partner completes the other. If you decide to do all of the work on your own, you will get extra-credit points for one of the.

Last week, you also received Geog. #11: Africa (SSSp#29). This is due on Tuesday when we reviewed these locations! We will take the quiz on Friday!

Don't forget the paper for "Hotel Rwanda"...it us due by THURSDAY!

Wednesday, December 12 -

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Today, we used PearDec to review our notes on C4S1 (SSSsp#27), C4S2 (SSSp#28) and C5S2 (SSSp#30) Cornell Notes about Africa. We will finish with C5S2 on Friday.

Don't forget that we will take our Geog. #11: Africa on Friday!

Don't forget the paper for "Hotel Rwanda"...it us due by THURSDAY!

Friday, December 13, 2010

Today, we took Geog. #11: Africa. Check PowerSchool.

Today, we reviewed the TofC for our SS Spiral. The spiral is due on Monday with the CheckList signed by your parent(s)

We also reviewed our C4 and C5 Cornell Notes.

You also received Geog. #12: Africa. This is a paper assignment, so there is no work you HAVE to do. We will take Geog. #12: Africa next week on Block Day.

Be sure to complete the "L" in KWL (SSSp#25) by 10 pm on Saturday!

Monday, December 16 -

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Today, I presented our C4 and C5 Tests for Africa. You may use your Cornell Notes AND my Cornell Notes on my web page for this unit about Africa. Tests must be completed by 9 pm on Thursday. Those not completed will be one grade lower if/when late.

I collected the SSSpirals today. I hope to return them this week. Parent signature will be required back.

Don't forget that we will take Geog. #12: Africa on Block Day

Today, we started "Hotel Rwanda"!

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!