Schedule: 2000-2001

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WEEK OF: 9/4 TOPIC(S): Course Introduction
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ [OPEN--no school Monday] ------ n/a
___ (1/2 day) book distribution review handout ------ n/a
___ discuss: course introduction/history ------ pp51, 52 (A,C)
___ time lines ------ (none)

 

WEEK OF: 9/11 TOPIC(S): Post-Roman Europe
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ outlining: Germans (page 203, section A) ------ pp204-6 (B)
___ art activity: making a mosaic ------ pp206-7 (C)
___ art activity (continued) ------ pp207-9 (D)
___ listening activity:Viking storytelling ------ (none)

 

WEEK OF: 9/18 TOPIC(S): Feudalism in Europe
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ map: post-Roman Europe/discuss week's readings ------ pp210-12 (A,B)
___ video: "Castle" ------ pp212-13 (C)
___ video (continued) ------ pp213-15 (D)
___ review of week's readings ------ (none)

 

WEEK OF: 9/25 TOPIC(S): Europe's "Age of Faith"
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ QUIZ: chapter 8, lessons 1 & 2 ------ pp216-18 (A,B)
___ chart: Romanesque & Gothic styles ------ (complete chart)
___ video: "Cathedral" ------ pp218-19 (C)
___ video (continued) ------ (none)

 

WEEK OF: 10/2 TOPIC(S): Rise of Monarchies
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ discuss: Crusades ------ pp220-1, 223 (A,B)
___ discuss: Magna Carta (p222) ------ p224 (C)
___ discuss: webbing vs. outlining ------ pp224-5 (D)
___ in-class reading Joan of Arc (E) ------ (none)

 

WEEK OF: 10/9 TOPIC(S): Islam
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ [OPEN--no school Monday] ------ n/a
___ QUIZ: chapter 8, lessons 3 & 4 ------ pp231-2 (A)
___ chart: comparing religions ------ pp232-4 (B)
___ discuss: Mohammed ------ (none)

 

WEEK OF: 10/16 TOPIC(S): Islamic Empire
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ map: Islamic Empire ------ pp234-5 (C)
___ [OPEN--no school Tuesday] ------ n/a
___ [OPEN--no school Thursday] ------ pp238-9 (A)
___ review week's readings ------ (none)

 

WEEK OF: 10/23 TOPIC(S): Life in the Islamic Empire
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ listening: "Desert Dwellers"/follow-up ------ pp239-41 (B)
___ essay: "My Life as a Bedouin" ------ pp241-3 (C,D)
___ essay (continued) ------ (complete essay)
___ oral presentations of "Bedouin" essays ------ (none)

 

WEEK OF: 10/30 TOPIC(S): Crusades
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ oral presentations (continued) ------ pp244-7 (A,B)
___ map: Crusades ------ (continue above)
___ discuss: review readings (pp238-44) ------ pp247-9 (C,D)
___ discuss: review readings (pp244-9) ------ (none)

 

WEEK OF: 11/6 TOPIC(S): Medieval Faire
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ TEST: Chapter 9 ------ (none)
___ Project 6th Grade--Medieval Faire: Introduction ------ (none)
___ Chess (day one) ------ (prepare)
___ Chess (day two) ------ (prepare)

 

WEEK OF: 11/13 TOPIC(S): Medieval Faire
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ preparations for the feast ------ (prepare)
___ feast, chess tornament costume checks ------ (prepare)
___ feast dress rehearsal ------ (prepare)
___ [OPEN--Medieval Faire Thursday] ------ n/a

 

WEEK OF: 11/20 TOPIC(S): Medieval Faire
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ Medieval Faire follow-ups ------ (none)
___ [Open--no school Wednesday] ---
___ [Open--no school Thursday] ---
___ [Open--no school Friday] ---

 

WEEK OF: 11/27 TOPIC(S): Medieval China
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ discuss: China's people and land (pp165-6) ------ pp253-4 (A)
___ map: Medieval Asia ------ pp254-5 (B)
___ discuss: Confucius (p176, handout) ------ pp256-8 (C)
___ discuss: review readings (pp253-8) ------ (none)

 

WEEK OF: 12/4 TOPIC(S): Medieval Asia
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ time line: Asia/Europe/Middle East ------ pp258-9 (D)
___ discuss: preparing for a quiz ------ (study!)
___ QUIZ: chapter 10, lesson 1 ------ (none)
___ discuss: review quiz ------ pp260-1 (A)

 

WEEK OF: 12/11 TOPIC(S): India & SE Asia
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ essay: An Athropological Report ------ pp261-3 (B)
___ essay (continued) ------ pp263-4 (C)
___ review: chapter 10, lesson 2 ------ (study!)
___ QUIZ: chapter 10, lesson 2 ------ (none)

 

WEEK OF: 12/18 TOPIC(S): The Year to Date
DAY IN-CLASS ACTIVITY ------ HOMEWORK
___ discuss: chapter 10, lesson 2 quiz results ------ Have a safe and fun
___ [OPEN--no school Wednesday] vacation!
___ [OPEN--no school Thursday] ---
___ [OPEN--no school Friday] ---


Japan (WEEK OF: 1/1)
ACTIVITIES ------ HOMEWORK
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___ [NO SCHOOL MONDAY] ------ n/a
___ map activity: comparing Japan, England ------ pp265-6 (A,B)
___ discuss: pp265-6 (A,B) ------ p267-8 (C,D)
___ in-class reading: "Japanese Samuri" (HH 362-3) ------ pp268-9 (E)

 


Japan (continued) (WEEK OF: 1/8)
ACTIVITIES ------ HOMEWORK
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___ chart: feudalism in Europe, Japan ------ (none)
___ writing: "Comparing Feudalism in Europe and Japan" ------ (complete essay)
___ review: chapter 10.3 ------ (study!)
___ QUIZ: chapter 10.3 ------ (none)


African Trading States (WEEK OF 1/15)
ACTIVITIES ------ HOMEWORK
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___ [OPEN--no school Monday (Martin Luther King)] ------ n/a
___ test check / map activity: African Continent ------ pp273-5 (A,B)
___ map (continued) ------ pp275-7 (C)
___ on-line activity: African Art ------ pp279-80 (A,B)


African Trading States (WEEK OF 1/22)
ACTIVITIES ------ HOMEWORK
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___ on-line activity: African Art (continued) ------ pp280-282 (C)
___ video: "History Denied" ------ pp283-4 (A)
___ video (continued); follow-up questions ------ p285 (B)
___ in-class reading: "Anansi Tales" (p281) ------ (none)


African Trading States (WEEK OF 1/29)
ACTIVITIES ------ HOMEWORK
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___ group activity: creating a practice test ------ pp286-7 (C)
___ review session: chapter 12 ------ (study!)
___ chapter 11 test review ----- (study!!)
___ TEST: chapter 12--Africa ------ (none)

 

African Trading States (WEEK OF 2/5)
ACTIVITIES ------ HOMEWORK
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___ Project: "Sir Snodgrass" (introduction) ------ (none)
___ Project: "Sir Snodgrass" (continued) ------ (project work)
___ Project: "Sir Snodgrass" (continued) ------ (project work)
___ Project: "Sir Snodgrass" (continued) ------ (project work)


 

African Trading States (WEEK OF 2/12)
ACTIVITIES ------ HOMEWORK
=================================================================================
___ Project: "Sir Snodgrass" (continued) ------ (project work)
___ Project: "Sir Snodgrass" (continued) ------ (project work)
___ Project: "Sir Snodgrass" (chapters due!) ------ (none)
___ [OPEN--no school Friday] ------ n/a

 

African Trading States (WEEK OF 2/19)
(START DATE: 2/19)
DAY ACTIVITIES ----- HOMEWORK
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____ [OPEN--no school Monday] ----- n/a
____ [OPEN--no school Tuesday] ----- n/a
____ Mini-Project: class presentation ----- (none)
____ (continue above) ----- pp295-6 (A)

 

The Americas (WEEK OF 2/26)
DAY ACTIVITIES ----- HOMEWORK
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____ "Sir Snodgrass" follow-up ----- pp296-9 (B,C)
____ map: The Americas ----- pp299-300 (D)
____ (continue above) ----- pp300-301 (E)
____ discussion: The First Americans ----- (study)

 

The Americas (WEEK OF 3/5)
DAY ACTIVITIES ----- HOMEWORK
======================================================================================
____ QUIZ: lesson 2 ----- pp302-3 (A,B)
____ video: "Lost Civilizations: Maya" ----- pp303-4 (C)
____ (continue above) ----- pp304-5 (D,E)
____ map: First Americans ----- (none)

 

The Americas (WEEK OF 3/12)
DAY ACTIVITIES ----- HOMEWORK
======================================================================================
____ video: "Lost Civilizations: Incas"----- pp306-7 (A,B)
____ video (continued)----- pp307-8 (C,D)
____ Review Session: Chapter 12 Test ----- (study!)
____ Chapter 12 Test ----- Enjoy Spring Break!

 

The Age of Exploration (WEEK OF 4/2)
DAY ACTIVITIES ----- HOMEWORK
=========================================
____ discuss: The World--Then and Now ----- pp334-5 (A, B)
____ video: "The Map Room" ----- pp335-6 (C)
____ discuss: Maps--Then and Now ----- pp336-7 (D)
____ [OPEN --MS Olympiad Friday] ----- (none)

 

The Age of Exploration (WEEK OF 4/9)
DAY ACTIVITIES ----- HOMEWORK
==========================================
____ activity: Four Who Advanced Thinking ----- pp345-7 (A, B)
____ activity: Navigation Ad----- pp348-50 (A,B)
____ (continue above) ----- pp350-52 (C)
____ [OPEN--no school Friday] ----- (none)

 

The Age of Exploration (WEEK OF 4/16)
DAY ACTIVITIES ----- HOMEWORK
==========================================
____ review: "Explorers" Quest ----- STUDY!
____ QUEST: "Explorers" ----- (none)
____ [OPEN -- no school Thursday] ----- n/a
____ Final Project Introduction/Library Lesson #1

 

Final Project (WEEK OF 4/23)
DAY ACTIVITIES ----- HOMEWORK
==========================================
____ Library Lesson #2/Project work ----- (continue project work)
____ (continue project work ----- (continue project work)
____ [OPEN -- no school Thursday] ----- n/a
____ (continue project work ----- (continue project work)




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MASTER SCHEDULE -- 3rd Trimester: The Americas & Exploration

Name:___________________________ Sect:____ Date:_____________

WEEK TOPIC(S) (START DATE)
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1 First Americans (2/19)
ACTIVITIES HOMEWORK
=================================================================================
Mini-Project: class presentation pp295-6 (A)
(continue above) pp296-9 (B, C)
(OPEN--6L, 6M only) (none)

WEEK TOPIC(S) (START DATE: 2/26)
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2 First Americans (continued)/Maya (2/26)
ACTIVITIES HOMEWORK
=================================================================================
map: The Americas pp299-300 (D)
(continue above) pp300-301 (E)
discussion: The First Americans (study)
QUIZ: lesson 2 (none)
WEEK TOPIC(S)
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3 Maya (continued)/Aztecs/Incas
ACTIVITIES HOMEWORK
=================================================================================
video: "Lost Civilizations: Maya" pp302-3 (A,B)
(continue above) (continue above) pp303-4 (C)
pp304-5 (D,E)
map: First Americans pp306-7 (A,B)
(continue above) (none)

WEEK TOPIC(S) (week of 4/1)
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4 Incas (continued)
ACTIVITIES HOMEWORK
=================================================================================
video: "Lost Civilizations: Incas" pp307-8 (C,D)
video (continued) (continue above)
review session (study!)
QUIZ: lessons 3,4 (none)

WEEK TOPIC(S)
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5 New Ideas
ACTIVITIES HOMEWORK
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(OPEN) pp345-7
activity: Making an Astrolab (continue above)
discuss: Maps--Then and Now (none)
map: Groups of the World--Then and Now (none)

 

WEEK TOPIC(S)
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X Travel Project