Monthly Archives: February, 2013

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

World History:

  • Quiz! – Industrial Revolution and Economic Systems
  • Nationalism Reading, Questions & Graphic Organizer
  • HOMEWORK:  Nationalism Current Event (due Fri)

AP COGO:

  • UK vs Russia Chart with Partner
  • Review UK/Russia Chart
  • HOMEWORK:  Russia Overview Chart & STUDY FOR UNIT TEST!

 

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Tuesday, February 26, 2013

World History:

  • Warm-Up #5 – The Communist Manifesto
  • TravelocityActivity
  • Share Travel “Locations”
  • HOMEWORK:  Study for Quiz on Industrial Revolution/Economic Systems (QUIZ IS TOMORROW!)

APCOGO:

  • Finish PPT:  Russia Part 3
  • Student Presentation – Russia Public Policy Issues
  • Review Russia Quizzes
  • HOMEWORK:  Russia Country Chart & Study Guide
  • REMINDER:  **Unit 3 Test on Russia has been moved to THURSDAY! 🙂

Monday, February 25, 2013

World History: 

  • Warm-Up #4 – Economic Systems Definitions
  • Capitalism vs. Socialism Chart
  • Communist Manifesto Reading/Questions
  • Introduce Greatest Hits Project/Pick Partners
  • HOMEWORK:  Finish Communist Manifesto Reading/Questions
  • REMINDER:   Study for Quiz on Wed!

APCOGO:

  • Distribute U3 Study Guide/Weekly Calendar
  • Putin Debate!
  • PPT: Russia Part 3 – Citizens, Society & the State
  • HOMEWORK:  Reading:  The Dread of the Other and Putin Wins, but Opposition Keeps Pressing
  • REMINDER:  Unit Test on Wed!! Russia Group Presentation Tomorrow!

Friday, February 22, 2013

World History:

  • Warm Up #3 – Economic Ideas
  • Rock, Paper, Scissors:  Capitalism/Socialism/Communism
  • American Economic System Checklist and Discussion
  • REMINDER:  Be sure to be caught up on all notes/assignments in your packet…you never know what might POP up next week. 🙂

APCOGO:

  • Vocab/Reading Quiz #5: Russia
  • Assign Putin Debate
  • Current Events Presentations
  • Review Unit 2 Test FRQ’s
  • HOMEWORK:  Complete Putin Debate Reading/Prep
  • REMINDERS: 
  • Group Presentation on Russia on 2/26!
  • Unit 3 TEST on Russia on 2/27 (Wed)!

Thursday, February 21, 2013

World History:

  • Warm Up #2 – Working Conditions
  • Industrial Revolution Then and Now
  • Industrial Revolution Atlas Activity
  • IR Chart (GB, Germany, & Japan)
  • HOMEWORK:  Reforming Industrial World (in packet, front only – use p. 734)

AP COGO:

  • Finish Commanding Height Video – Review Discussion Questions
  • Discuss Russia Constitution
  • Russia PPT Part 2 –  Russian Institutions
  • HOMEWORK:  Catch up on reading – Study for Vocab/Reading Quiz!
  • REMINDER:  Vocab/Quiz #5 on Russia – tomorrow!

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

World History:

  • Warm Up #1 – Invention Quote
  • PPT:  Beginning of Industrialization
  • Primary Sources with Partner
  • HOMEWORK:  Review today’s notes

AP COGO:

  • Computer Lab:  Russian Constitution Chart and Questions
  • Student Conferences (test and 6 week average)
  • HOMEWORK:  Complete Constitution Chart/Questions; Ch 4, Sect 4
  • REMINDER:  Vocab/Reading Quiz on Russia on Friday!

 

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

World History:

  • Beginnings of Industrialization/Industrialization Brings Change Questions
  • Conference with students (test, 6 week average, placement)
  • HOMEWORK:  Complete Industrialization Questions

AP COGO:

  • Weekly calendar/Vocab Sheets
  • Russia PPT Part 1 – Making of the Modern Russian State
  • Video Clips:  Commanding Heights/Video Questions
  • HOMEWORK:  Reading: Ch 4, Sect 2 & 3

Thursday, February 14, 2013

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World History:

  • Collect Revolutions Packet and Study Guide
  • Unit 5B Test:  Age of Revolutions
  • Happy Valentine’s Day!!!
  • REMINDER:  Be thinking about the level of American History you want to take next year.

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APCOGO:

  • Current Events Presentations
  • Russian Love Day Articles
  • Communist Manifesto Reading/Discussion
  • HOMEWORK: 
  • Reading:  NY Times Putin Article
  • Ch 4, Sect 1-2
  • Russian Country Chart
  • REMINDER:  By now you should have compeleted two articles in your Current Events Portfolio – one on the basic concepts and one on the UK/EU.  Don’t fall behind!!

 

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

World History:

  • Warm Up #10 – Comparing Revolutions
  • Crash Course World History – French Revolution
  • Trivia Review Game
  • HOMEWORK:  Complete Study Guide!  Study! Packets due tomorrow

APCOGO:

  • Collect UK Country Charts
  • UNIT 2 TEST:  UK and EU
  • HOMEWORK:  Reading: Russia –  Ch 4, Sect 1
  • REMINDER:  Current Events Tomorrow – Ahbijit and Mason

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

World History:

  • Warm Up #9:  Congress of Vienna
  • Comparing Revolutions Chart/Readings in Jigsaw Groups
  • HOMEWORK:  Work on your study guide!
  • REMINDER:  Test on THURS! Study Session tomorrow morning in Room 4206 @7:45am

AP COGO:

  • Collect EU assignment
  • Student Group Presentation on UK Public Policy
  • Review Quizzes
  • HOMEWORK:  Study for Unit 2 Test; Complete UK Country Guide!