• Social Studies End of the Year Benchmark

    Posted by Janet Holland on 5/17/2018

     

    Click the link below.  You may take the assessment only once.

    https://goo.gl/forms/kca6v8VjlBVMvNHj1

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  • Social Studies Newsletter

    Posted by Janet Holland on 5/11/2018

    Focus: Final Exam Review

    Students  will be reviewing for their Social Studies Final Exam which will be on May 31st.  Students will need to review all material.  A Final Exam Review- Under 4th quarter has all the material that the students need to prepare for the Final Exam.  Students will take online vocabulary quizzes Monday-Thursday.  Students may print out their results/ email me the results or take a picture of the quizzes to show me in class.  The End of Year benchmark will be May 18th.

    Online textbook: my.hrw.com   *Students have their own password and username.

    End of Year Weebly

    https://socialstudies61endoftheyear.weebly.com/

    Important Dates

    End of  Year Benchmark- May 18th

    Ancient Civilization t-shirt project due at the end of class- May 23nd

    Homework

    Monday:  Online vocabulary quiz for Mesopotamia and Egypt

    Tuesday:  Online vocabulary quiz for Greece and Rome and Byzantine Empire

    Wednesday: Online vocabulary quiz for Africa, India

    Thursday: Online quiz for China and MesoAmerica

    Friday: End of Year Benchmark today!!! Good luckJ

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  • MesoAmerica Exit Slip

    Posted by Janet Holland on 5/10/2018
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  • Social Studies Newsletter

    Posted by Janet Holland on 5/7/2018

    Social Studies:

    Focus: MesoAmerica

    Students will begin their study of Maya, Aztec and Inca societies.  Students will examine and compare their geography, religion, achievements, politics, economics and social structure. 

    Online textbook: my.hrw.com   *Students have their own password and username.

    Red textbook-  Chapter 2 Pages118-129

     Important Dates

    Maya, Aztec and Inca- Exit slip- May 10th

    End of  Year Benchmark- May 18th

    Ancient Civilization t-shirt project due at the end of class- May 23nd

    Homework

    Monday:  No homework

    Tuesday:  No homework

    Wednesday: Review notes for Maya, Aztec and Inca Exit Slip Thursday

    Thursday: No homework

    Friday: - No homework

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  • Social Studies Newsletter

    Posted by Janet Holland on 4/30/2018

    Focus: Japan

    Students will continue their study of Japan.  Students will examine the Geography, Religion, Achievements, Political Structure, Economics and Social Structure.  Students will work in groups to complete the Japan Graphic Organizer.  Students will complete the bullet points and illustrations.  This Graphic Organizer will be due on Wednesday, May 2nd at the end of the period.

    Daily Agenda Website:

     https://www.commoncurriculum.com/planbooks/590a6e755d0aa3001f000c85/planner/day

    Online textbook: my.hrw.com   *Students have their own password and username.

    Blue textbook- Chapter 23- 592-600- Japan

     Important Dates

    China Dynasty Poster due – April 30th

    Japan –Graphic Organizer due-May 2nd

    Homework

    Monday:  No homework

    Tuesday:  Finish -Japan Graphic Organizer due Wednesday at the end of class

    Wednesday: No homework

    Thursday: No homework

    Friday: - No homework

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  • China Test

    Posted by Janet Holland on 4/26/2018
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  • Social Studies Newsletter

    Posted by Janet Holland on 4/23/2018

    Focus: China

    Students will finish their study of China.  Students have examined the geography, religion, achievements, political system, economics and social structure of the ancient civilization of China.  Students  also compared and connected these civilizations with other ancient river civilizations.

     

    Online textbook: my.hrw.com   *Students have their own password and username.

    Blue textbook- Chapter 22- Pages 566-576

     Important Dates

    China test- Thursday

    Homework

    Monday:  Review Ancient China Weebly/ Vocabulary- Study for test-  China Test is Wednesday- Thursday- April 26th

    Tuesday:  Review Ancient China Weebly/ Vocabulary  Study for test-  China Test is Wednesday- Thursday- April 26th

    Wednesday: Review Ancient China Weebly/ Vocabulary   Study for test-  China Test is Wednesday- Thursday- April 26th

    Thursday: China Test today

    Friday: - No homework

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  • Social Studies Newsletter

    Posted by Janet Holland on 4/6/2018

    Focus: China

    Students will begin their study of China.  Students will examine the geography, religion, achievements, political system, economics and social structure of the ancient civilization of China.  Students will also compare and analyze these civilizations with other ancient river civilizations.

    Daily Agenda Website:

     https://www.commoncurriculum.com/planbooks/590a6e755d0aa3001f000c85/planner/day

    Online textbook: my.hrw.com   *Students have their own password and username.

    Blue textbook- Chapter 22- Pages 566-576

     Important Dates

    Homework

    Monday:  Review Ancient China Weebly

    Tuesday:  Review Ancient China Weebly

    Wednesday: Review Ancient China Weebly

    Thursday:  Review Ancient China Weebly

    Friday: - No homework

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  • Social Studies Newletter

    Posted by Janet Holland on 4/2/2018

    Social Studies:

    Focus: India

    Students will finish their study of India. Students have examined the geography, religion, achievements, political system, economics and social structure of the ancient civilizations of Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro.  Students will finish comparing and analyze these civilizations with other ancient river civilizations.

    The Social Studies India TestEssay -April 5th.

    Daily Agenda Website:

     https://www.commoncurriculum.com/planbooks/590a6e755d0aa3001f000c85/planner/day

    Online textbook: my.hrw.com   *Students have their own password and username.

    Blue textbook- Chapter 21  pages 542-551- Indian Subcontinent and Chapter 19 pages 472-489

     Important Dates

    Homework

    Monday:  Review notes and graphic organizer- India

    Tuesday:  Review notes and graphic organizer- India

    Wednesday: Review notes and graphic organizer- India- essay test of GRAPES of India

    Thursday:  Test

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  • Social Studies Newsletter

    Posted by Janet Holland on 3/26/2018

    Focus: India

    Students will begin their study of India. Students will examine the geography, religion, achievements, political system, economics and social structure of the ancient civilizations of Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro.  Students will compare and analyze these civilizations with other ancient river civilizations.

    The Social Studies India Quiz -April 5th.

    Daily Agenda Website:

     https://www.commoncurriculum.com/planbooks/590a6e755d0aa3001f000c85/planner/day

    Online textbook: my.hrw.com   *Students have their own password and username.

    Blue textbook- pages 542-551- Indian Subcontinent

     Important Dates

    Homework

    Monday:  Physical Geography- Read and Outline –pages 542-545

    Tuesday:  Early Civilizations- Read and Outline  -pages 472--477

    Wednesday: Hinduism –Read and Outline pages 478-483

    Thursday:  Buddhism- Read and Outline pages 484-489

    Friday: - No homework

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