Wednesday, October 28

Goal: To explore the political structure (government) of Ancient Athens.

Assignment: Democracy in Ancient Athens Questions – finish this assignment from yesterday’s class, it’s due at 4:15 today

*Reminder: Always login to Schoology and open the “Today’s Materials” folder to start social studies.

Tuesday, October 27

Goal: To explore the political structure (government) of Ancient Athens.

Activity: Politics of Ancient Greece Presentation

Assignment: Democracy in Ancient Athens Questions

*Reminder: Always login to Schoology and open the “Today’s Materials” folder to start social studies.

Monday, October 26

Goal: To identify the form of government  in Ancient Athens and how they derive their authority (so I can compare it to other Classical Civilizations in the future).

Synchronous activity:

  1. Forms/Types of Government
  2. Politics of Greece: Elgin Marbles Debate

Asynchronous activity: Elgin Marbles Debrief

*Reminder: Always login to Schoology and open the “Today’s Materials” folder to start social studies.

Friday, October 23

Note: Today is asynchronous/independent learning from home. Zoom/Google Meets classes will start  on Monday, October 26.

Goal: To collect, classify, and analyze data to make geographical inferences and predictions.

Asynchronous activity: complete Greece Geography Lab Assignment & submit in Schoology by the end of the day.

*Reminder: Always login to Schoology and open the “Today’s Materials” folder to start social studies.

Thursday, October 22

Note: Today & tomorrow (10/22 & 10/23) will be asynchronous/independent days from home. Zoom/Google Meets classes will not happen on these two days. Remote classes will start on Monday, October 26.

Goal: To collect, classify, and analyze data to make geographical inferences and predictions.

Asynchronous activity: 

  1. Intro to Ancient Greece video
  2. Greece Geography Lab

*Reminder: Always login to Schoology and open the “Today’s Materials” folder to start social studies.

Tuesday, October 13

Blue Group:

  1. Complete Characteristics of Civilization Assessment
  2. Background Essay: Hammurabi’s Code –  read the essay, annotation is optional

Green Group: (10/12 & 10/13)

  1. Finish the Characteristics of Civilization Assessment if you did not do so on Friday.
  2. Warm Up: watch Hammurabi video clip.
  3. Read the Background Essay: Hammurabi’s Code Mini Q. I made this reading an assignment so you have your own copy to annotate if you’d like to do so. However, there is nothing that needs to be turned in.
  4. Start working on the Document Analysis: Hammurabi’s Code Mini Q. This assignment is due tomorrow (10/13). I recommend you analyze document A-B today and save document C-E for tomorrow.

Monday, October 12

Blue Group:

  1. Test Preparation
  2. Characteristics of Civilization Assessment

Green Group: (10/12 & 10/13)

  1. Finish the Characteristics of Civilization Assessment if you did not do so on Friday.
  2. Warm Up: watch Hammurabi video clip.
  3. Read the Background Essay: Hammurabi’s Code Mini Q. I made this reading an assignment so you have your own copy to annotate if you’d like to do so. However, there is nothing that needs to be turned in.
  4. Start working on the Document Analysis: Hammurabi’s Code Mini Q. This assignment is due tomorrow. I recommend you analyze document A-B today and save document C-E for tomorrow.