• Herodotus on Mummification

    Posted by Katie Bollinger at 9/27/2017

    Herodotus on Mummification

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  • Ancient Egypt Test Information

    Posted by Katie Bollinger at 9/24/2017

    Students will be receiving a handout and this same information is posted on Google Classroom about the test on Thursday.

     

    Egypt Test Information

    The test will have 5 different documents and you will have to answer multiple choice questions about those documents.  They are:

    • Map of Ancient Egypt (know how to read longitude and latitude, cardinal directions, ect.)
    • Diagram of Egyptian Social Structure
    • Article on Queen Hatshepsut
    • Diagram comparing Mesopotamia to Egypt
    • Diagram of Ancient Egypt Timeline

     

     

     

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  • September 25-29, 2017

    Posted by Katie Bollinger at 9/24/2017

    Mon 9/24

    • Present projects in media center
    • hand out study guide for test on Thursday
    • Queen Hatshepsut - reading questions due Thurs 9/27

    Tues 9/25

    • A Religion of Ancient Egypt - warm up
    • A Matter of Life and Death reading - complete Venn Diagram from reading and turn in before the end of class

    Wed 9/26

    • What is a mummy - warm up
    • Herodotus on Mummification - complete DBQ questions and turn in before the end of class

    Thurs 9/27

    • Ancient Egypt Test

    Fri 9/28 - Early Release

    • Truck Fair

     

    Test on Ancient Egypt Thurs 9/27

    • Document Based Questions
    • Maps, Diagrams, article to read and questions to answer based on those things

     

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  • September 18-22, 2017

    Posted by Katie Bollinger at 9/17/2017

    Mon 9/18 - I am out, Mr. Tyree is the sub

    • Life in Ancient Egypt reading and questions
    • Egypt TIP Chart due Fri 9/22
    • The Rise of Ancient Egypt Reading Questions due Wed 9/20

    Tues 9/19

    • A City on the Nile reading, questions, and discussion
    • The Pyramids and Spinx reading questions due Mon 9/25

    Wed 9/20

    • Media Center for Egypt Project reasearch

    Thurs 9/21

    • Media Center for Egypt Project

    Fri 9/22

    • Media Center for Egypt Project presentation

     

    ***** Ancient Egypt Test on Thurs 9/28*****

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  • September 11-15, 2017

    Posted by Katie Bollinger at 9/10/2017

    Mon 9/11 

    • Sept 11 mini lesson
    • Hanging Gardens of Babylon - You be the Historian Due Wed 9/13

    Tues 9/12

    • GRAPES Mesopotamia (this will take the place of a test for this unit) -due Thurs 9/14

    Wed 9/13

    • The Rise of Ancient Egypt
    • The Rise of Ancient Egypt Reading Questions -due Mon 9/18

    Thurs 9/14

    • Media Center for Primary and Secondary Sources activity

    Fri 9/15

    • The Nile River Reading activity
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  • September 4-8, 2017

    Posted by Katie Bollinger at 9/3/2017

    Mon 9/4

    No School Labor Day!

    Tues 9/5

    • Fertile Crescent Quiz
    • Turn in Fertile Crescent TIP chart for a grade
    • Hammurabi's Code Court Cases - 6 groups, each group has a separate case

    Wed 9/6

    • Mrs. Edwards in classes for discipline and behavior expectations
    • work on court cases

    Thurs 9/7

    • present court cases

    Fri 9/8

    • present court cases
    • turn in reflection sheet from court cases
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  • August 28 - September 1, 2017

    Posted by Katie Bollinger at 8/27/2017

    Mon 8/28

    • Warm Up - The Tigris-Euphrates River Valley
    • A Rich Land - answer as a group via google form
    • Fertile Crescent TIP chart

    Tues 8/29

    • Warm Up - "Cradle of Civilization"
    • The Summerians reading
    • Mesopotamia reading - questions are found in google classroom and due on Friday

    Wed 8/30

    • If I were a Summerian activity
    • Fertile Crescent reading questions in google classroom are due!

    Thurs 8/31

    • Mesopotamian empires reading

    Fri 9/1

    • Quiz - vocabulary and Summerians
    • Stela of Hammurabi's Code
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  • August 21-25, 2017

    Posted by Katie Bollinger at 8/20/2017

    Mon 8/21 - I will be out 

    • Finish Map activity from Friday
    • Complete The World Map questions worksheet - both are due Tues 8/22 for a grade

    Tues 8/22

    • The Lorax/HEI - questions from video are due on Thurs 8/24 for a grade

    Wed 8/23

    • Five Themes of Geography Review

    Thurs 8/24

    • Five Themes of Geography Unit Test

    Fri 8/25

    • The Fertile Crescent Introduction
    • The Fertile Crescent Reading and Questions on google classroom - Due 8/30
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  • Week of August 14-18, 2017

    Posted by Katie Bollinger at 8/13/2017

    Mon 8/14

    • Finish 5 Themes of Geography Notes
    • 5 Themes of Geography postcard activity
    • 5 Themes of Geography article - finish for homework

    Tues 8/15

    • Review homework
    • 5 Themes of Geography article - finish by the end of class and turn in for a grade

    Wed 8/16

    • Guidance lesson with Miss Sadat

    Thurs 8/17

    • Latitude and Longitude Brain Pop
    • Map Skills Bain Pop
    • Latitude and Longitude Notes

    Fri 8/18

    • Finish Latitude and Longitude Notes
    • Latitude and Longitude Activity
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  • Brain Pop

    Posted by Katie Bollinger at 8/10/2017

    Brain Pop

    Username: durantmiddle

    Password: dolfin

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