Welcome to Mr. Ezell's 6th Grade World History & Geography Class

If I have assigned homework for the day it will be marked with an * asterisk *


DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 11/27/17
Intro to China
Tuesday 11/28/17
Geography of China
Wednesday 11/29/17
Thursday 11/30/17
Friday  12/1/17

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 11/20/17
India Primary Sources
Tuesday 11/21/17
India Primary Sources
Wednesday 11/22/17
No School
Thursday 11/23/17
No School
Friday  11/24/17
No School

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 11/13/17
Hinduism/Buddhism
Tuesday 11/14/17
Buddhism
Wednesday 11/15/17
The Gupta Empire/Ashoka
Thursday 11/16/17
Study Guide/Review Day
Friday  11/17/17
India Test
India Test!

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 11/6/17
Geography of India
Tuesday 11/7/17
India's Vedic Age
Wednesday 11/8/17
The Caste System
Thursday 11/9/17
The Caste System
Friday  11/10/17
Hinduism

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
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Monday 9/11/17
How Do We Know?
Iceman Murder Mystery
Tuesday 9/12/17
How Do We Know?
Iceman Murder Mystery/
Museum Activity
Wednesday 9/13/17
How Do We Know?
Museum Activity
Thursday 9/14/17
What is Farming?
1. What is Farming0.docx
Friday  9/15/17

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 9/4/17
No School
Tuesday 9/5/17
Cities and Civilization
Wednesday 9/6/17
Review
Thursday 9/7/17
Study Guide
Study Guide for Origins0.docx
Friday  9/8/17
Origins Test
Origins Test!

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 8/28/17
Populating the Planet
3. Populating the earth0.docx
Tuesday 8/29/17
Populating the Planet
Wednesday 8/30/17
Early Agriculture
4. Early Agriculture0.docx
Thursday 8/31/17
Early Agriculture
Friday  9/1/17
Cities and Civilization
5. Cities and Civilizations0.doc


DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 8/21/17
No School
Tuesday 8/22/17
Origins and The Earth
Today we began unit one by creating maps
Wednesday 8/23/17
Studying the Distant Past
1. Studying the Distant Past0.docx
Thursday 8/24/17
Studying the Distant Past/Hunter Gatherer Societies
2. Hunter Gatherer Societies.docx
Friday  8/25/17
Hunter Gatherer Societies

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 8/14/17
"Snapshot Autobiography"
Tuesday 8/15/17
Evaluating Sources
Wednesday 8/16/17
"Lunchroom Fight 2"
Thursday 8/17/17
"Lunchroom Fight 2"
Friday  8/18/17
Core Concepts

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 8/7/17
First Day
Tuesday 8/8/17
Opening Day - Policies and Procedures
Wednesday 8/9/17
Artifacts
Thursday 8/10/17
"Lunchroom Fight"
Lunchrooom Fight.pdf
Friday  8/11/17
"Snapshot Autobiography"
Snapshot Autobiography Lesson Plan.pdf
*Due 8/14*

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 5/8/17
Europe After Rome
Tuesday 5/9/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?
Wednesday 5/10/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?
Thursday 5/11/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?
Presentations begin today
Friday  5/12/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 5/1/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?
Tuesday 5/2/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?
Wednesday 5/3/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?
Thursday 5/4/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?
Friday  5/5/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 4/24/17
TCAP & Review
Tuesday 4/25/17
TCAP & Review
Wednesday 4/26/17
Review
Thursday 4/27/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?
Friday  4/28/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 4/17/17
TCAP & Review
Tuesday 4/18/17
TCAP & Review
Wednesday 4/19/17
TCAP & Review
Thursday 4/20/17
TCAP & Review
Friday  4/21/17
Review

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 4/10/17
The Roman Empire
Tuesday 4/11/17
The Origins of Christianity
Wednesday 4/12/17
The Beliefs of Christianity
Thursday 4/13/17
The Decline of the Roman Empire
Friday  4/14/17
No School /Good Friday

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 4/3/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?
Introduction of project and Driving Question
Tuesday 4/4/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?
Wednesday 4/5/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?
Thursday 4/6/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?
Friday  4/7/17
Was Caesar Good for Rome?

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 3/27/17
Spring Break
Tuesday 3/28/17
Spring Break
Wednesday 3/29/17
Spring Break
Thursday 3/30/17
Spring Break
Friday  3/31/17
Spring Break

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 3/20/17
The Roman Republic
Tuesday 3/21/17
Roman Society
Wednesday 3/22/17
Roman Society
Thursday 3/23/17
Ancient Greece Projects Due
*Greece Projects Due!*
Friday  3/24/17

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 3/13/17
The People of Rome
Tuesday 3/14/17
The People of Rome
Wednesday 3/15/17
Research Day
Today we worked with laptop labs to do research for the upcoming projects
Thursday 3/16/17
Research Day
Friday  3/17/17
The Roman Republic

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 3/6/17
Alexander's Empire
Tuesday 3/7/17
Alexander's Empire
Wednesday 3/8/17
Hellenism
Thursday 3/9/17
Hellenism
Today I assigned a project that is due as homwork and is due on March 23

Friday  3/10/17
The Geography of Ancient Rome

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 2/27/17
The Peloponnesian Wars
Tuesday 2/28/17
The Peloponnesian Wars
Wednesday 3/1/17
The Peloponnesian Wars
Thursday 3/2/17
Greek Learning
Friday  3/3/17
Greek Learning

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 2/20/17
War in Ancient Greece
Tuesday 2/21/17
War in Ancient Greece
Wednesday 2/22/17
The Persian Wars
Thursday 2/23/17
The Persian Wars
Friday  2/24/17
The Persian Wars


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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 2/13/17
Three Types of Government
Tuesday 2/14/17
Three Types of Government
Wednesday 2/15/17
Review and Study Guide
Thursday 2/16/17
Greece Test
Greece Test!
Friday  2/17/17
Greece Geography: Alexander's Empire

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 2/6/17
Three Types of Government
Tuesday 2/7/17
Three Types of Government
Wednesday 2/8/17
The Iliad
Students worked on identifying main idea in a text
Thursday 2/9/17
No School
Friday  2/10/17
No School

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 1/30/17
Greek Colonies
Tuesday 1/31/17
Athens
Wednesday 2/1/17
Athens
Thursday 2/2/17
Sparta
Friday  2/3/17
Sparta

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 1/23/17
The Geography of Greece
Tuesday 1/24/17
The Rise of City-States
Wednesday 1/25/17
The Rise of City-States
Thursday 1/26/17
Greek Society and Economy
Friday  1/27/17
Greek Society and Economy

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 1/16/17
No School
Tuesday 1/17/17
Review of Ancient China
Wednesday 1/18/17
Review and Study Guide
Thursday 1/19/17
China Test
China Test!
Friday  1/20/17
The Geography of Greece

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 1/9/17
No School
Tuesday 1/10/17
No School
Wednesday 1/11/17
The Han Dynasty
Thursday 1/12/17
The Silk Road
Friday  1/13/17
The Silk Road

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 1/2/17
No School
Tuesday 1/3/17
Geography of the Han Dynasty
Wednesday 1/4/17
Shi Hunagdi Unites China
Thursday 1/5/17
Shi Hunagdi Unites China
Friday  1/6/17
The Han Dynasty

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 12/12/16
China Under the Zhou Dynasty
Tuesday 12/13/16
Religions and Beliefs of Ancient China
Wednesday 12/14/16
Guided Viewing
Thursday 12/15/16
Guided Viewing
Friday  12/16/16
Reward Day

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 12/5/16
The Geography of China
Tuesday 12/6/16
The Geography of China
Wednesday 12/7/16
Settling Along The Huang River
Thursday 12/8/16
Settling Along The Huang River
Friday  12/9/16
China Under the Zhou Dynasty

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 11/28/16
The Gupta Empire
Tuesday 11/29/16
The Gupta Empire
Wednesday 11/30/16
The Gupta Empire
Thursday 12/1/16
Study Guide and Review
Friday  12/2/16
India Test
India Test!

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 11/21/16
The Maurya Empire
Tuesday 11/22/16
The Maurya Empire
Wednesday 11/23/16
No School
Thursday 11/24/16
No School
Friday  11/25/16
No School


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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 11/14/16
Hinduism
Tuesday 11/15/16
Hinduism
Wednesday 11/16/16
Hinduism/Buddhism
Thursday 11/17/16
Buddhism
Friday  11/18/16
Buddhism

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 11/7/16
The Indus Valley Civilization
Tuesday 11/8/16
No School
Wednesday 11/9/16
India's Vedic Age
Thursday 11/10/16
The Caste System
Friday  11/11/16
The Caste System

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 10/31/16
Study Guide and Review
Tuesday 11/1/16
Egypt/Israel Test
Egypt/Israel Test!
Wednesday 11/2/16
The Geography of India
Thursday 11/3/16
The Geography of India
Friday  11/4/16
The Indus Valley Civilization

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 10/24/16
Abraham and Moses
Tuesday 10/25/16
Egypt Artifact Project
*Egypt Artifact Projects Due*
Wednesday 10/26/16
The Teachings of Judaism
Thursday 10/27/16
The Jewish People
Friday  10/28/16
The Jewish People

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 10/10/16
The Origins of Judaism
Tuesday 10/11/16
The Origins of Judaism
Wednesday 10/12/16
Abraham and Moses
In class foldable project
Thursday 10/13/16
Abraham and Moses
Friday  10/14/16
Abraham and Moses/Volleyball Game
*Egypt Artifact Projects were assigned on 10/6 and are due Tuesday 10/25*

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 10/3/16
Day Football Game
Tuesday 10/4/16
Art Architecture, and Learning in Egypt
Wednesday 10/5/16
Egypt and Nubia
Thursday 10/6/16
Geography of Israel
Friday  10/7/16
Mummy Tech

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 9/26/16
Egyptian Government and Society
Tuesday 9/27/16
Egyptian Government and Society
Wednesday 9/28/16
Religion of Ancient Egypt
Thursday 9/29/16
Religion of Ancient Egypt
Friday  9/30/16
Art Architecture, and Learning in Egypt

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 9/12/16
Study Guide and Review
Tuesday 9/13/16
Mesopotamia Test
Mesopotamia Test!
Wednesday 9/14/16
The Geography of Egypt
Thursday 9/15/16
Nile River Valley and its Civilizations
Friday  9/16/16
Nile River Valley and its Civilizations

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 9/12/16
The Assyrian and Persian Empires
Tuesday 9/13/16
The Assyrian and Persian Empires
4aa. Exploring five empires of Mesopotamia.ppt
Wednesday 9/14/16
The Assyrian and Persian Empires
Thursday 9/15/16
The Code of Hammurabi
Friday  9/16/16
The Code of Hammurabi

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 9/5/16
No School
Tuesday 9/6/16
Civilization of Sumer
Part 2
Wednesday 9/7/16
The First Empires
Thursday 9/8/16
The First Empires
Friday  9/9/16
The First Empires

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 8/29/16
Introduction to Mesopotamia
Students created maps for Mesopotamia
Tuesday 8/30/16
Civilization of Sumer
Part 1
Wednesday 8/31/16
Civilization of Sumer
Part 1
Interactive vocabulary activity
Thursday 9/01/16
Civilization of Sumer
Part 1
Friday  9/02/16
Civilization of Sumer
Part 2

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 8/22/16
Early Agriculture
Tuesday 8/23/16
Early Agriculture
Wednesday 8/24/16
Cities and Civilizations
Thursday 8/25/16
Study Guide
Friday  8/26/16
Origins Test
Origins Test!
*6th period will take the test on Monday

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 8/15/16
Hunterer Gatherer Societies
Tuesday 8/16/16
Hunterer Gatherer Societies
Wednesday 8/17/16
Populating the Earth
Thursday 8/18/16
Hunter of The Alps
Friday 8/19/16
Hunter of The Alps

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 8/08/16
Core Concepts
Tuesday 8/09/16
Core Concepts
Wednesday 8/10/16
Out of Africa
Today we began unit one, by creating maps of Africa
Thursday 8/11/16
Studying the Distant Past
Friday 8/12/16
Studying the Distant Past/
Hunterer Gatherer Societies

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 8/01/16
First Full Day of School
Registration paper work collected/ Handbook discussed
Tuesday 8/02/16
Opening Day - Policies and Procedures
Wednesday 8/03/16
Artifacts
Lesson introducing artifacts and introducing ourselves
Thursday 8/04/16
No School
Friday 8/05/16
Core Concepts

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 7/25/16
Tuesday 7/26/16
Wednesday 7/27/16
Thursday 7/28/16
Registration
Friday 7/29/16
No School

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 5/16/16
Dollywood
Tuesday 5/17/16
Middle Ages in Europe
Honors Day and Yearbook Signing
Wednesday 5/18/16
Last Full Day
Talent Show
Thursday 5/19/16
No School
Friday 5/20/16
Grade Card Day

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 5/9/16
Middle Ages in Europe
Creating Feudal Kingdoms
Tuesday 5/10/16
Middle Ages in Europe
Creating Feudal Kingdoms
Wednesday 5/11/16
Middle Ages in Europe
Thursday 5/12/16
Middle Ages in Europe
The Dark Ages
Friday 5/13/16
Middle Ages in Europe
The Dark Ages

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 5/2/16
Review Day
Tuesday 5/3/16
Review Day
Wednesday 5/4/16
The Legacy of Rome and the Middle Ages in Europe
Thursday 5/5/16
Middle Ages in Europe
Friday 5/6/16
Middle Ages in Europe
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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 4/25/16
Review Day
Tuesday 4/26/16
Review Day
TCAP practice test
Wednesday 4/27/16
Review Day
TCAP practice test
Thursday 4/28/16
Review Day
TCAP practice test
Friday 4/29/16
Review Day

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 4/18/16
Review Day
Tuesday 4/19/16
Career Day/
Chorus Musical
Wednesday 4/20/16
Review Day
Thursday 4/21/16
Review Day
Friday 4/22/16
Review Day

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 4/11/16
The Roman Empire
Tuesday 4/12/16
The Beginnings and Beliefs of Christianity
Wednesday 4/13/16
The Fall of The Roman Empire
Study Guides were made available today for the test on Friday.

Thursday 4/14/16
Study Guide and Review
Friday 4/15/16
Rome Test
Rome Test

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 4/4/16
The Roman Empire
Tuesday 4/5/16
The Roman Empire
Wednesday 4/6/16
The Roman Empire
Thursday 4/7/16
The Roman Empire
Friday 4/8/16
The Roman Empire

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 3/28/16
The Roman Republic
Tuesday 3/29/16
Roman Society
Wednesday 3/30/16
The Republic's Growth and Crisis
Thursday 3/31/16
The Republic's Growth and Crisis
Friday 4/01/16
The Roman Empire

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 3/21/16
Spring Break
Tuesday 3/22/16
Spring Break
Wednesday 3/23/16
Spring Break
Thursday 3/24/16
Spring Break
Friday 3/25/16
Spring Break

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 3/14/16
TCAP
Social Studies Test part 1
Tuesday 3/15/16
The Roman Republic
Wednesday 3/16/16
The Roman Republic
Thursday 3/17/16
The Roman Republic
Friday 3/18/16
The Roman Republic

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 3/07/16
Part 1 Review
Tuesday 3/08/16
Part 1 Review
Wednesday 3/09/16
TNReady
Thursday 3/10/16
TNReady
Friday 3/11/16
TNReady

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 2/29/16
Part 1 Review
Tuesday 3/01/16
No School
Wednesday 3/02/16
Part 1 Review
Thursday 3/03/16
Part 1 Review
Friday 3/04/16
Part 1 Review

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 2/22/16
Part 1 Review
Tuesday 2/23/16
Part 1 Review
Wednesday 2/24/16
Part 1 Review
Thursday 2/25/16
Part 1 Review
Friday 2/26/16
Part 1 Review

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 2/15/16
No School
President's Day
Tuesday 2/16/16
War in Ancient Greece
Wednesday 2/17/16
Alexander's Empire
Thursday 2/18/16
Ancient Greek Belief's and Art
Friday 2/19/16
Ancient Greek Learning

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 2/8/16
War in Ancient Greece
Tuesday 2/9/16
No School
Snow
Wednesday 2/10/16
No School
Snow
Thursday 2/11/16
War in Ancient Greece
Friday 2/12/16
No School
Snow

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 2/2/16
Comparing Athens and Sparta
Tuesday 2/2/16
Siddhartha Gautama
Wednesday 2/3/16
Siddhartha Gautama
Thursday 2/4/16
Siddhartha Gautama
Writing Prompt
Friday 2/5/16
Greece Part 2
Summary and Map

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 1/25/16
No School
Tuesday 1/26/16
Three Types of Government
Wednesday 1/27/16
Study Guide and Review Day
Study guide was handed out in class on Tuesday
Thursday 1/28/16
Greece Test Part 1
Greece Test part 1
Friday 1/29/16
Comparing Athens and Sparta
*5th and 6th period were given an Athens vs. Sparta chart on Thursday, 1st, 2nd, and 4th were given the chart on Friday.  This needs to be finished by Monday.*

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 1/18/16
No School
Tuesday 1/19/16
Three Types of Government
Wednesday 1/20/16
No School
Thursday 1/21/16
No School
Friday 1/22/16
No School

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 1/11/16
Greek Society and Economy
Tuesday 1/12/16
Athens
Wednesday 1/13/16
Athens
Thursday 1/14/16
Sparta
Friday 1/15/16
Sparta

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 1/4/16
No School
Tuesday 1/5/16
Introduction to Greece
Wednesday 1/6/16
The Geography of Greece
Thursday 1/7/16
The Rise of City States
Friday 1/8/16
Greek Society and Economy

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 12/14/15
Study Guide and Review Day
Tuesday 12/15/15
China Test
China Test!
Wednesday 12/16/15
Siddhartha Gautama and Buddhism
Thursday 12/17/15
Siddhartha Gautama and Buddhism
Friday 12/18/15
11:15 Dismissal

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 12/07/15
Shi Huangdi Unites China
Tuesday 12/08/15
Shi Huangdi Unite China/  The Han Dynasty
*C6 will be due for homework for 2nd, 5th, and 6th periods.*
Wednesday 12/09/15
The Han Dynasty
Thursday 12/10/15
The Han Dynasty and The Silk Road
Friday 12/11/15
The Silk Road

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 11/30/15
Introduction to Ancient China
Tuesday 12/01/15
Settling Along the Huang
Wednesday 12/02/15
Settling Along the Huang/ China Under the Zhou Dynasty
Thursday 12/03/15
China Under the Zhou Dynasty
Friday 12/04/15
Religions and Beliefs of Ancient China

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
November 11/23/15
Study Guide/Review Day
November 11/24/15
India Test
India Test!
November 11/25/15
No School
November 11/26/15
No School
November 11/27/15
No School

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ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
November 11/16/15
The Caste System/Hinduism
November 11/17/15
The Caste System/Hinduism
November 11/18/15
The Caste System/Hinduism
November 11/19/15
Two Emperors and an Empire
November 11/20/15
Advancements in India
Study Guide was made available today.  Test will be on Tuesday, 11/24.

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
November 11/9/15
Egypt and Israel Test
Egypt and Israel Test!
November 11/10/15
Egypt Writing Prompt
*Students will need to complete their POW TIDE sheets as homework if not completed in class.*
November 11/11/15
Egypt Writing Prompt
Today we wrote our essays on Egyptian religion and mummification in class
November 11/12/15
The Geography of India
November 11/13/15
The Caste System

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
November 11/2/15
The Teachings of Judaism
November 11/3/15
The Jewish People
Abraham and Moses
November 11/4/15
The Jewish People
Veteran's Day Essay's Due (First period due on Thursday)
David and Solomon
November 11/5/15
The Jewish People
The Exile and The Diaspora
November 11/6/15
Study Guide
*Study Guides given out.  Test will be on Monday 11/9*

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 10/26/15
Nubia and Kush
Tuesday 10/27/15
Ancient Egypt Project
Wednesday 10/28/15
Egypt Review/Israel Introduction
Thursday 10/29/15
The Geography of Israel
Friday 10/30/15
The Origins of Judaism
*Veteran's Day Essay's Assigned*
Due Wednesday 11/4

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 10/19/15
No School
Tuesday 10/20/15
No School
Wednesday 10/21/15
No School
Thursday 10/22/15
No School
Friday 10/23/15
No School

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 10/12/15
Religion of Ancient Egypt
Tuesday 10/13/15
Art, Architecture, and Learning of Ancient Egypt
Wednesday 10/14/15
Art, Architecture, and Learning of Ancient Egypt
*Egypt projects were assigned today.  They are due 10/27/15*
Thursday 10/15/15
Nubia and Kush
Friday 10/16/15
Nubia and Kush

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 10/05/15
The Geography of Egypt
Tuesday 10/06/15
The Geography of Egypt
Wednesday 10/07/15
Egyptian Government and Society
Thursday 10/08/15
Egyptian Government and Society
Friday 10/09/15
Religion of Ancient Egypt

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 9/28/15
Study Guide/Review
Tuesday 9/29/15
Mesopotamia Test
Mesopotamia Test!
Wednesday 9/30/15
The Code of Hammurabi Writing Prompt
Thursday 10/01/15
The Code of Hammurabi Writing Prompt
*If students did not complete their "TIDE" sheet in class, it is homework due tomorrow*
Friday 10/02/15
The Code of Hammurabi
Writing Prompt
*If students did not complete their paper in class it is due for homework on Monday*

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 9/21/15
Ancient Writing
Pep Rally (Morning)
Day Football Game (Afternoon)
Tuesday 9/22/15
Ancient Writing
Wednesday 9/23/15
The Assyrian Empire
Thursday 9/24/15
The Code of Hammurabi
Today we read a primary source today - selections from the Code of Hammurabi
Friday 9/25/15
The Code of Hammurabi
*Study Guides are due Monday 9/28*

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 9/14/15
Civilization of Sumer part 2
Tuesday 9/15/15
Life in Sumer
Today is the end of the 1st six weeks. (Grade cards will go home next week.)
Wednesday 9/16/15
The First Empires
Thursday 9/17/15
The First Empires
Today we completed M5 and we began an in class project with Cuneiform
Friday 9/18/15
Ancient Writing

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 9/07/15
No School
Tuesday 9/08/15
No School
Wednesday 9/09/15
Writing Like a Historian
*If they did not finish in class, students will need to complete their outline for homework*
Thursday 9/10/15
Writing Like a Historian
Friday 9/11/15
The Civilization of Sumer

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 8/31/15
The Civilization of Sumer
M2 and Question sheet M3
Tuesday 9/01/15
The Civilization of Sumer
M1
Wednesday 9/02/15
Writing Like a Historian
Today we began working on learning to write Extended Response Essays.
Thursday 9/03/15
Writing Like a Historian
*If they did not finish in class, students will have to finish parts 1 and 2 for homework*
Friday 9/04/15
Writing Like a Historian

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 8/24/15
Early Agriculture
Tuesday 8/25/15
Early Agriculture
Question Sheet O6
Wednesday 8/26/15
Cities and Civilization
Question Sheet O7
Thursday 8/27/15
Study Guide/Review
Friday 8/28/15
Origins Test
Origins Test!

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 8/17/15
Studying the Distant Past
Question sheet O3
standard 6.1
Tuesday 8/18/15
Hunter-Gatherer Societies
Question sheet O4
Wednesday 8/19/15
Populating the Planet
Question sheet O5
Thursday 8/20/15
The Hunter of the Alps
Guided viewing part 1
Friday 8/21/15
The Hunter of the Alps
Guided viewing part 2

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 8/10/15
Map Elements
Today we reviewed map elements and I distributed text books.  
Tuesday 8/11/15
Core Concepts
We worked on pages 1-7 and 42-47 in the textbook today.  
Wednesday 8/12/15
Core Concepts
We worked on pages 1-7 and 42-47 in the textbook today.
Thursday 8/13/15
Out of Africa
Today we began unit one.  
Friday 8/14/15
Studying the Distant Past
Question sheet O1
standard 6.1

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 8/03/15
Registration
Tuesday 8/04/15
No School
Wednesday 8/05/15
First Full Day of School
Registration paper work collected/ Handbook discussed
Thursday 8/06/15
Opening Day - Policies and Procedures
Your child will need a three ring binder for Social Studies (at least 1 inch)
Friday 8/07/15
Artifacts
Lesson introducing artifacts and introducing ourselves

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 5/18/15
The Middle Ages
Tuesday 5/19/15
The Middle Ages
Wednesday 5/20/15
Last Full Day
Thursday 5/21/15
No School
Friday 5/22/15
Grade Card Day

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 5/11/15
Field Test
Social Studies Field Test/Band Concert
Tuesday 5/12/15
Field Test
Wednesday 5/13/15
The Middle Ages
Thursday 5/14/15
The Middle Ages
Friday 5/15/15
The Middle Ages

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 5/4/15
Review Day
Religions
Tuesday 5/5/15
No School
Wednesday 5/6/15
Dollywood
Thursday 5/7/15
Review Day
Religions
Friday 5/8/15
Review Day

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 4/27/15
Review Day
Tuesday 4/28/15
TCAP
Wednesday 4/29/15
TCAP
Thursday 4/30/15
TCAP
Friday 5/01/15
Review Day

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 4/20/15
Roman Culture and its Legacy
Tuesday 4/21/15
Christianity
Wednesday 4/22/15
Christianity
Thursday 4/23/15
Test - Ancient Rome
Ancient Rome Test!
Friday 4/24/15
Fun Day

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 4/13/15
Roman Empire
Beginning last Friday we will work on practice TCAP questions for the beginning part of class
Tuesday 4/14/15
Roman Empire
Wednesday 4/15/15
Pax Romana
Thursday 4/16/15
Pax Romana
Friday 4/17/15
Roman Culture and its Legacy

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 4/6/15
Roman Society
Tuesday 4/7/15
Roman Society/Julius Caesar
Wednesday 4/8/15
Julius Caesar
Thursday 4/9/15
Julius Caesar
Friday 4/10/15
From Republic to Empire

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 3/30/15
Spring Break
Tuesday 3/31/15
Spring Break
Wednesday 4/01/15
Spring Break
Thursday 4/02/15
Spring Break
Friday 4/03/15
Spring Break

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 3/23/15
The Diaspora
This is a review of an earlier standard
Tuesday 3/24/15
The Diaspora Writing Prompt
Today we had an in class writing assignment about the Diaspora
Wednesday 3/25/15
The Rise of the Roman Republic
Thursday 3/26/15
The Government of the Republic
Friday 3/27/15
The Government of the Republic

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 3/16/15
Ancient Greek Learning
Tuesday 3/17/15
Review Day
Wednesday 3/18/15
Test Day
Ancient Greece Test!
Thursday 3/19/15
The Geography of Rome
Friday 3/20/15
The Geography of Rome


DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 3/9/15
Alexander's Empire
Tuesday 3/10/15
Ancient Greek Beliefs and Art
Wednesday 3/11/15
Ancient Greek Beliefs and Art
Thursday 3/12/15
Ancient Greek Learning
Friday 3/13/15
Hellenism Writing Prompt
DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 3/2/15
Wars in Ancient Greece
Tuesday 3/3/15
Wars in Ancient Greece/
Alexander's Empire
Career Day in the afternoon
Wednesday 3/4/15
MIST
Thursday 3/5/15
No School
Friday 3/6/15
Alexander's Empire
2 hour delay
DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 2/23/15
No School
Tuesday 2/24/15
No School
Wednesday 2/25/15
No School
Thursday 2/26/15
No School
Friday 2/27/15
No School

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 2/16/15
No School
Tuesday 2/17/15
No School
Wednesday 2/18/15
No School
Thursday 2/19/15
No School
Friday 2/20/15
No School

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 2/9/15
Three Types of Government
Tuesday 2/10/15
Three Types of Government
Wednesday 2/11/15
Sparta
Thursday 2/12/15
Sparta
*6th Period has homework that is due on Tuesday 2/17*
Friday 2/13/15
Wars in Ancient Greece

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 2/2/15
Greek Society and Economy
Tuesday 2/3/15
Greek Society and Economy
Wednesday 2/4/15
Athens
Thursday 2/5/15
Athens
Democracy
Friday 2/6/15
Three Types of Government

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 1/26/15
Review Day
Tuesday 1/27/15
Test Day
Ancient China Test!
Wednesday 1/28/15
The Geography of Greece
Thursday 1/29/15
Greek City States
Friday 1/30/15
Greek City States


DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 1/19/15
No School
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
Tuesday 1/20/15
MIST
Wednesday 1/21/15
The Han Dynasty /The Silk Roads
Thursday 1/22/15
The Han Dynasty /The Silk Roads
Friday 1/23/15
Buddhism

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 1/12/15
China Under the Zhou
Tuesday 1/13/15
MIST
Today we worked on the writing assessment practice program called MIST
Wednesday 1/14/15
Religions and Beliefs of Ancient China
Thursday 1/15/15
The Qin Dynasty
Friday 1/16/15
The Qin Dynasty
Day basketball game in afternoon

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 1/5/15
No School
Tuesday 1/6/15
The Geography of China
created maps on page 255
Wednesday 1/7/15
The Geography of China/The Shang Dynasty
Read pages 254-257 and complete questions C3
Thursday 1/8/15
The Shang Dynasty
two hour delay today
Friday 1/9/15
China Under the Zhou

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 12/15/14
The Mahabharata
Tuesday 12/16/14
Study Guide/Review
Wednesday 12/17/14
Test - India/Israel
5th and 6th period will test today
Thursday 12/18/14
Test - India/Israel
Friday 12/19/14
11:15 Dismissal

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 12/8/14
The Caste System
Tuesday 12/9/14
Hinduism
Wednesday 12/10/14
Hinduism
Thursday 12/11/14
The Ramayana
*5th Period has homework today.  Must finish the reading and questions began in class.*
Friday 12/12/14
The Mahabharata

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 12/1/14
The Teacings and History of Judaism
Tuesday 12/2/14
The Geography of India
Wednesday 12/3/14
The Caste System
Close read and tasks
Thursday 12/4/14
The Caste System
Close read and tasks
Friday 12/5/14
The Caste System
Close read and tasks

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 11/24/14
The Teacings and History of Judaism
Tuesday 11/25/14
The TaNaK
Wednesday 11/26/14
No School
Thanksgiving Break
Thursday 11/27/14
No School
Thanksgiving Break
Friday 11/28/14
No School
Thanksgiving Break

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 11/17/14
Mummification
Tuesday 11/18/14
The Geography of Ancient Israel
Wednesday 11/19/14
The Origins of Judaism
Thursday 11/20/14
The Origins of Judaism
Friday 11/21/14
The Teacings and History of Judaism

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 11/10/14
Ahmose I
Tuesday 11/11/14
Ahmose I
Wednesday 11/12/14
Nubia
Study guides were distributed today.
Thursday 11/13/14
Study Guide/Review
Friday 11/14/14
Test - Egypt
Egypt Test!

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 11/03/14
No School
Fall Break
Tuesday 11/04/14
No School
Fall Break
Wednesday 11/05/14
Art, Architecture, and Literature
Thursday 11/06/14
Art, Architecture, and Literature
Friday 11/07/14
Project Presentations
*Egypt projects are due today*

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 10/27/14
Government and Society of Ancienty Egypt
Tuesday 10/28/14
Government and Society of Ancienty Egypt
Wednesday 10/29/14
Government and Society of Ancienty Egypt
Thursday 10/30/14
Religion of Ancienty Egypt
*Today I assigned a writing assignment that is due on Thursday 11/6.  Here is the assignment:
"Write a Thank You Letter to a Veteran"*
Friday 10/31/14
Religion of Ancienty Egypt
End of 2nd Six Weeks


DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 10/20/14
Mesopotamia Writing Assignment
6.14
Tuesday 10/21/14
The Geography of Egypt
Wednesday 10/22/14
The Geography of Egypt
Thursday 10/23/14
The Geography of Egypt
Friday 10/24/14
Government and Society of Ancienty Egypt
*Egypt projects were assigned today. They are due Friday, November 7.*

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 10/06/14
Written Laws/
The First Empires
6.9
Tuesday 10/07/14
The First Empires
Wednesday 10/08/14
The First Empires
Thursday 10/09/14
Babylon
Friday 10/10/14
The Epic of Gilgamesh

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 9/29/14
The Civilization of Sumer
Tuesday 9/30/14
The Civilization of Sumer
Wednesday 10/01/14
The Civilization of Sumer
Pep Rally (Morning)
Day Football Game (Afternooon)
Thursday 10/02/14
Written Laws
6.14
Friday 10/03/14
Written Laws

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 9/22/14
The Fertile Crescent
Today we finished creating historical maps
Tuesday 9/23/14
Time Designations and Abbreviations
6.7

Wednesday 9/24/14
The Civilization of Sumer
6.9 & 6.12
Thursday 9/25/14
The Civilization of Sumer
6.13
Friday 9/26/14
The Civilization of Sumer

Day Volleyball Game

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS/Standard
Monday 9/15/14
Cities and Civilzation
*Study guides were distributed today and must be completed for homework if not finished in class*

Tuesday 9/16/14
Study Guide/Review
Wednesday 9/17/14
Test - Origins
Origins Test!
Thursday 9/18/14
The Fertile Crescent
Introduction to the Fertile Crescent
Friday 9/19/14
The Fertile Crescent
Today we created historical maps of the Fertile Crescent
6.8

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS
Monday 9/8/14
Populating the Planet
We will have our first unit test on Tuesday September 16.  This was announced in class today.
Tuesday 9/9/14
Beginning of Civilization
Early Agriculture
Wednesday 9/10/14
Early Agriculture
Thursday 9/11/14
Early Agriculture
Cities and Civilization
Friday 9/12/14
Cities and Civilzation

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS
Monday 9/1/14
No School
Tuesday 9/2/14
No School
Wednesday 9/3/14
Hunter Gatherer Societies
Thursday 9/4/14
Hunter Gatherer Societies
Standard 6.2

Friday 9/5/14
Intorduction to Timelines/
Populating the Planet
Standard 6.7

Standards 6.4 and 6.5

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS
Monday 8/25/14
Me and Azeez
Students create a diagram highlighting the similarities and differences among cultures.
Tuesday 8/26/14
Me and Azeez part 2
Wednesday 8/27/14
Origins - Studying the Distant Past
Textbook pages 58-63
Thursday 8/28/14
Who Killed the Iceman?
Friday 8/29/14
Who Killed the Iceman?

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS
Monday 8/18/14
Types of Maps


Tuesday 8/19/14
Landforms
Wednesday 8/20/14
Landforms Project
We began creating a fold-able in class today.  We will finish in class on Thursday.  
Thursday 8/21/14
Landforms Project and Review
We completed our fold-able in class today.  We also reviewed for the quiz tomorrow.
Friday 8/22/14
Quiz
&
Introduction to Culture
QUIZ: Map elements, Types of maps, and Landforms

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS
Monday 8/11/14
Policies and Procedures
Tuesday 8/12/14
Artifacts
Wednesday 8/13/14
Map Elements
Thursday 8/14/14
Map Elements part 2
Friday 8/15/14
Map Practice

DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS
Monday 8/4/14
No School
Tuesday 8/5/14
No School
Wednesday 8/6/14
Registration Day
Thursday 8/7/14
No School
Friday 8/8/14
First Day







DATE:
ASSIGNMENT/ACTIVITY:
COMMENTS