Monthly Archives: January, 2013

Thursday, January 31, 2013

World History:

  • Warm-Up #5 – Phase 1 Chronology
  • PPT:  Phase 2 of French Revolution – Path to Constitutional Monarchy
  • Mock Trial of King Louis XVI
  • Horrible Histories: French Revolution Report
  • HOMEWORK:  Review your notes…make sure you understand all of the events of the French Revolution and why they occurred.

AP COGO:

  • Review Current Events Requirements
  • Groups – Country Overview Chart for U.S.
  • HOMEWORK:  Complete U.S. Chart (divide up as needed); Tomorrow’s Current Events Presenters:  Sergio Rossi, Christian Kirkup and Trevor Dean – don’t forget to email me your article tonight!
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Wednesday, January 30, 2013

World History:

  • Warm Up #4 – Causes of the French Revolution
  • PPT:  Phase I – Estates General to National Assembly
  • Milton Grievances/Fr Revolution Grievances
  • HOMEWORK:  Fill in Phase 2 notes on Timeline (get from downloads section)

AP COGO:

  • Collect Reading Guides
  • Unit Test!
  • REMINDER:  You should have Current Events Article #1 Complete (from basic concepts) for your portfolio

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

World History:

  • Warm Up #3 – Old Regime
  • Review Tests/Pass Back Packets
  • French Revolution Document Analysis with Partners

AP COGO:

  • Review Vocab/Reading Quiz #3
  • Trivia Review Game
  • HOMEWORK:  Complete Reading Guide! Study for Unit Test!! Don’t be a slacker!

Monday, January 28, 2013

World History:

  • Warm Up #2 – Louis XVI & Marie Antoinette
  • PPT:  Louis & Marie
  • Horrible Histories French Wife Swap
  • Old Regime/Estates Reading and Graphic Organizer and Questions

AP COGO:

  • Distribute Weekly Calendar and Study Guide
  • Group Activity: Levels of Development Comparisons
  • HOMEWORK:  Reading #9:  Globalization Briefing Paper(available under downloads); Study for Unit Test!
  • REMINDER:  Unit 1 Test on Wed! Reading Guides due on Wed!

 

Friday, January 25, 2013

World History:

  • Warm Up #1:  Recipe for Revolution
  • PPT:  Anatomy of a Revolution
  • Timeline – French Revolution Introduction
  • Reading:  Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette

AP COGO:

  • Vocab/Reading Quiz #3
  • Current Events – UK and the EU Referendum
  • Review Quiz #2
  • HOMEWORK:  Reading #9:  Globalization Briefing Paper
  • REMINDER:  Unit Test 1/30; Reading Guides Due 1/30!

Thursday, January 24, 2013

World History:

  • Packets Due!
  • Collect Study Guides for Bonus Points
  • Unit 5A TEST!

AP COGO:

  • PPT: Part 6 – Public Policy
  • Laptops:  Assessing Levels of Development
  • HOMEWORK:  Reading #8Democratization Briefing Paper; Study for Vocab/Reading Quiz #3!
  • REMINDER:  Current Events tomorrow (Berrios/Rossi); Unit Test 1/30; Reading Guides due 1/30

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

World History:

  • Trivia Review Game – UNIT TEST TOMORROW!
  • HOMEWORK:  Complete Study Guide; Study for Unit Test!
  • REMINDER:  Packets Due Tomorrow!

AP COGO:

  • Discuss/Collect Summaries
  • PPT:  Part 5 – Political & Economic Change
  • Cafeteria Scenario with Partner
  • HOMEWORK:  Reading #8 – Democratization Briefing Paper (get from downloads)
  • REMINDER:  Vocab/Reading Quiz #3 on Friday; Unit Test 1/30

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

World History:

  • Warm Up #9:  Englightenment (write in under #8)
  • Finish Text Message Exchange Between Enlightenment Philosophes
  • Work on Study Guide!
  • HOMEWORK:  Complete Study Guide
  • REMINDER:  Unit Test is THURS!!  Study sessions will be held Wednesday at 3:40 in P-101 and Thursday in Room 4206 at 7:45 a.m.  You MUST be on time and you MUST have 75% of your study guide done to attend.

AP COGO:

  • Media Center Lab
  • Press Freedom in AP6 Activity
  • HOMEWORK:  Complete chart by using data posted to website.  Choose two countries to compare and write a paragraph summarizing your findings.
  • REMINDER:  Vocab/Reading Quiz #3 on Friday! Unit Test 1/30

Friday, January 18, 2013

Thank you for my birthday wishes! 🙂

World History:

  • Warm Up #8 – Absolutism in France
  • Elightenment Historical Heads & Questions
  • Philosophes Text Message Exchange
  • REMINDER:  Unit Test 1/24, Packets due 1/24! Enjoy your long weekend!

AP COGO:

  • Vocab/Reading Quiz #2
  • Current Events:  Lara Davis – China’s view on U.S. democracy
  • Current Events:  Russia/Democracy, China/Press Freedom
  • REMINDER:  You should have your unit one current event complete in your current events portfolio by 1/30. Unit Test is 1/30!

 

Thursday, January 17, 2013

World History:

  • Warm Up #7:  Constitutional Monarchy
  • PPT:  Absolutism in France
  • The Sun King Reading/Questions
  • HOMEWORK:  Louis XIV Readings/Questions
  • REMINDER: Unit Test is 1/24

AP COGO:

  • Electoral System Change in Russia
  • PPT:  Part 4 – Citizens, Society and the State
  • Current Event: Northern Ireland and Social Cleavages/Flag Issue
  • HOMEWORK:  Complete all reading assignments through Reading #6 and study for Vocab/Reading Quiz #2!