Friday: -Last Day in class to work on the Pyramid Project. -Have the Ch. 7, 8, 9 Study Guide done so you can ask questions. -HW = Study (Do TCI Reading Challenges for Extra Practice - optional).
WEEK 11:November 14 - 18 Monday: -Test on Ch. 7, 8, 9. (Ancient Egypt). -Begin Ch. 11: Ancient Hebrews and Origins of Judaism.Complete the Ch. 11 Preview Activity in the Ch. 11 ISN and read 11.1. -Assemble and Gallery Walk for Pyramid Projects (if time).
Tuesday: -Read and discuss 11.2 - 11.4. Complete the questions for 11.2 - 11.4 in the Ch. 11 ISN.
Wednesday: -Review section 2-4 answers. Read and discuss 11.5 and complete the questions for 11.5 in the Ch. 11 ISN. -Watch Episode 2 of "The Bible - Exodus" (first half).
Thursday: -Read and discuss 11.6 and complete the questions for 11.5 in the Ch. 11 ISN. -Finish watching Episode 2 of "The Bible - Exodus."
WEEK 13: November 28 - December 2 Monday: -Unit 2 Timeline Challenge - with a partner complete the timeline questions. -Review Timeline Visual as a class and pass out the timeline squares as a reference.
Wednesday: -Begin Ch. 13: Geography and Early Settlement of India - Complete the Preview Activity. -Read and discuss 13.1 - 13.4. Complete sections 2 - 4 in the Ch. 13 ISN.
Thursday: -Read and discuss 13.5 - 13.9. Complete sections 5 - 9 in the Ch. 13 ISN.
Friday: -Read and discuss 13.10and complete section 10 in the Ch. 13 ISN. -With a partner create and Acrostic Poem for "Ancient India" (must us all physical features and key terms).
WEEK 14: December 5 - 9 Monday: -Begin Ch. 14: Unlocking the Secrets of Mohenjodaro. Complete the Preview Activity and Key Terms. -Watch the first half of "What the Ancients Knew - India." Complete a See, Think, Wonder.
Tuesday: -Read and discuss 14.1 - 14.2. Complete 14.2 in the Ch. 14 ISN. -Finish "What the Ancients Knew - India" (stop at 40:00) Complete another See, Think, Wonder.
Wednesday: -Conduct the Mohenjodaro Archeological Dig Activity (14.3 - 14.6)
Thursday: -Conduct the Mohenjodaro Archeological Dig Activity (14.7 - 14.10)
Friday: -Early Release -Work on the Ch. 13 & 14 Study Guide.
WEEK 15: December 12 - 16 Monday: -Snow Day
Tuesday: -Watch Crash Course on the Indus Valley (stop at 8:20). -Go over study guide and complete the TCI Reading Challenges Ch. 13 and 14 - BYOD Day.
Wednesday: -Ch. 13 & 14 Test. -Begin Ch. 15: Learning About Hindu Beliefs. Complete the Preview Activity and an Illustrated Dictionary.
Thursday: -Read and discuss 15.1 together. In groups read 15.2 - 15.4. Complete sections 2 - 4 in the Ch. 15 ISN. -Students will work in groups of 4, they will rotate every 8 minutes to work on the next section with a new group.
Friday: -Read and discuss 15.5 - 15.8. Complete sections 5 - 8 in the Ch. 15 ISN. -Students will work in groups of 4, they will rotate every 8 minutes to work on the next section with a new group. -Pass out the Ch. 15 Study Guide.
WEEK 16: December 19 - 23 Monday: -Watch the Hinduism video. Complete a CSI. -Share using "musical chairs" 6 rounds (2 shares for each - Color, Symbol, Image). -Extra time = Study Guide.
Tuesday: -Ch. 15 Quiz. -Hinduism Word Cloud - Choose at least 25 words that stand out to you from Ch. 15, the more important the word, the larger it should appear on your word cloud (rank your words, biggest word is Hinduism).
Wednesday: -Complete the "A Year in Review" wrap up activity. Write a letter to yourself (take away) about Ch. 13 - 15 and in groups of 2 - 3, create a master list of at least 15 things we have learned so far this year. -We will review these activities when we come back from break. Thursday: -701 ZMA Day.
Friday: -No School -Enjoy Your Break!
WEEK 17: January 2 - 6 Monday: -No School
Tuesday: -No School
Wednesday: -Review your list and letter from before break. -Chalk Talk (Paleolithic & Neolithic Age, Sumer & Mesopotamia, Ancient Egypt, Judaism, Ancient India, Student News).
Thursday: -Begin Ch. 16 - The Story of Buddhism. Complete the Preview Activity in the Ch. 16 ISN. Read and discuss 16.1. -Create a mini quiz (with a partner) for the the Ch. 16 Key Terms.
Friday: -Read and discuss 16.2 - 16.5. Complete sections 2 - 5 in the Ch. 16 ISN. WEEK 18: January 9 - 13 Monday: -Read and discuss 16.6 - 16.8. Complete sections 6 - 7 in the Ch. 16 ISN. -Pass out and begin the Ch. 16 Study Guide.
Tuesday: -Ch. 16 Headline Activity and Review Day. -Watch "Crash Course on Buddha."