Monthly Archives: August, 2012

Friday, August 31, 2012

World History

  • Crash Course World History: Indus Valley
  • PPT: Hinduism
  • Skit:  One Religion and Many

Sociology

  • Critical Thinking – True/False Statements and Discussion
  • PPT:  Social Psychology – Parts 1 & 2
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Thursday, August 30, 2012

World History

  • Review Ancient Asia Map
  • 2 Million Minutes Clip
  • Western vs Eastern Perspective
  • Reading/Chart: A Village Called Nanpur

Sociology

  • Computer Lab – Research for Debate

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

World History

  • River Valley Civilizations QUEST
  • Ancient Asia Map
  • HOMEWORK:  Complete Ancient Asia Map

Sociology

  • Vocab Quiz #2
  • Review Motivation
  • Person Perception

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

World History

  • Review Monotheism Timeline
  • Atlas Activity:  Hebrews and Phoenicians
  • HOMEWORK:  Study for Quest!! Bring your book to class tomorrow.

Sociology

  • Turn in Forrest Gump Questions
  • Personal Motivation Questions
  • PPT Notes: Motivation
  • Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs Assessment
  • HOMEWORK:  Complete Maslow and STUDY for Vocab Quiz #2 (11-18 and 23-32)

Monday, August 27, 2012

World History

  • Warm Up #4: Egypt, Mesopotamia, or Both Chart
  • Eygpt/Mesopotamia/Both Drill with whiteboards
  • Introduce Civilization Projects – Brainstorm in Groups
  • HOMEWORK:  Development of Monotheism Timeline & study for Quest on Wed

Sociology

  • Finish Viewing Forrest Gump
  • Complete Forrest Gump Questions
  • HOMEWORK:  Study for Vocab Qz#2 (#11-18, #23-32) – Qz on Wed

 

Friday, August 24, 2012

World History

  • Egyptian Engineering Video/Questions
  • **Our first QUEST will be Wed, 8/29!

Sociology

  • Forrest Gump:  Sociological Imagination
  • Make sure you are keeping up with your questions!

Thursday, August 23, 2012

World History

  • Review “Who Killed King Tut?”
  • Pop Quiz: Ancient Near East Geography
  • PPT: Ancient Egypt – Culture
  • Hieroglyphic Messages

Sociology

  • Share/collect Theoretical Perspectives Comics
  • Begin Forrest Gump: Sociological Imagination

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

World History

  • Ancient Egypt Relay
  • PPT Notes:  Ancient Egypt (thru Sphinx)
  • HOMEWORK:  Read/Complete chart for “Who Killed King Tut?”

Sociology

  • PPT: Intro to Sociology Part 4 – Theoretical Perspectives
  • HOMEWORK:  Comic strip of assigned institution from each theoretical perspective

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

World History

  • Groups:  Hammurabi’s Code Stations
  • Hammurabi Writing Assignment
  • HOMEWORK: Complete Hammurabi Writing Assignment

Sociology

  • PPT Notes: Intro to Sociology Parts 2 and 3
  • Theoretical Perspectives Chart/Questions
  • HOMEWORK:  Complete Theoretical Perspectives Chart/Ques

Monday, August 20, 2012

World History

  • Review Mesopotamia Cause/Effect
  • Play: Life in Ancient Sumer
  • Life in Ancient Sumer Organizer/Discussion

Sociology

  • Suiciodology Discussion in Groups
  • PPT Notes: Intro to Sociology Part I
  • HOMEWORK: Get video permission slip signed