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Black World Geography Week of 9/15-9/19
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Here is our week!

Monday – Map Projection Notes and 7 Lines of Latitude Review.  Chapter 1 Vocabulary-HW-due Wednesday. Chapter 1 vocabulary – here is a copy if needed.

Tuesday – Latitude and Hemispheres Quiz, Latitude and Longitude Review

Wednesday – Review Vocabulary and Chapter 1

Thursday – Chapter 1 Test, organize Chapter 1 Notes(due Monday, Sept.22nd) Basic Geography Skills Checklist

Friday – Early Dismissal

Black Pamela @ 7:56 am
Black World Geography Week of 9/8-9/12
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This is what it looks like!  Remember, always subject to change!

Monday – Mental Maps – HW – create a detailed map of route from home to school.

Tuesday – Thursday –  5 Themes of Geography and Basic Geography Skills Notes.  Students will be getting their first HW packet on Tuesday(Chapter 1)

Chapter 1 Hwk – here’s a copy if needed.

HW will be due on Friday.  Students will have their first HW Quiz- They will be able to use their HW!  Completed, accurate HW is a must!

Friday – HW Quiz, Latitude and Longitude Practice

Black Pamela @ 8:44 am
Black World Geography Week of 9/2-9/5
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Welcome to Mrs. Black’s World Geography!

This is what our week looks like:

Tuesday –  Intro to Mrs. Black’s World Geography class.   Classroom info sheet will go home.  Please complete last page and have student return to me by Thursday!

Mrs. Black’s Info Sheet – Here is a  copy if you want to see it!

Wednesday – Intro to Textbook.  Students will get their copy today.

Thursday – Textbook Practice and Flag assignment(students will need their colored pencils)

Friday – Pre-Assessment (subject to change)


Please note this is only a guideline and subject to change at ANY time!



Black Pamela @ 12:21 pm
Black World Geography Week of 5/19-5/23
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Students have been busy the past week working on their SOL Review Packet.  World Geography SOL is Friday!  Students should be reviewing each night to prepare.  Here are some links to SOL Review:

Black 2014 Review Websites and Review Games


Black Pamela @ 8:56 am
Tuesday, May 6th
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I will have a sub.  Students will be completing an Asia Review Packet and starting on Chapters 28,29, & 30 HW.Chapter 28 HomeworkChapter 29 – 30 Homework

Asia Review Packet and Asia Notes(they have been working on this for over a week) will be due by the end of class.

Here is a powerpoint that may be viewed to assist with the  Asia Review Packet.  Asia Cultural Characteristics

Black Pamela @ 5:04 pm
Black World Geography Week of 4/28-5/2
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Very late in posting this week!  Here is/was our week:

Monday -SOL Vocabulary Review, South Asia Notes cont…

Tuesday – SOLVocabulary Review,Chapter 23/24 HW Quiz – East Asia Map – Chapter 25 HW due Wednesday! Chapter 25 Homework

Wednesday – East Asia Notes, Chapter 25 HW Quiz, Chapters 26/27 HW – due on Monday! Chapter 26-27 HW

Thursday – Finish SOL Vocabulary Review

Friday -Finish East Asia Notes, Start on Southeast Asia Notes


**********Important Dates!************

Students have a year end project that is due next Friday, May 9th.  They should have all materials needed to complete this project.  Your student should be working on this a little bit each night to insure a quality project.  See attached to view requirements.  A to Z Project –

World Geography SOL – Friday, May 23rd

Black Pamela @ 3:38 pm
Black World Geography Week of 4/14 – 4/18
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Students will be very busy the next few weeks.  Here is this week!

Monday- Review for Sub-Saharan Africa Test

Tuesday – Chapter 21HW Chapter 21 Homework due and Sub-Saharan Africa Test –  HW tonight – Asia Map Map of Asia and Organize Sub-Saharan Africa Notes(both due Wednesday!)

Wednesday – Update Binder with Sub-Saharan Africa Notes and Review Asia Map, begin Chapter 22HWChapter 22 Homework(due Friday with HW Quiz)

Thursday – Begin Asia Notes

Friday  – Asia Notes cont.. , Chapter 22 HW Quiz , Chapter 23 & 24 HW Chapter 23 Homework Chapter 24 Homework- students need to work on over break!  Will be due on Tuesday, April 29th.

Last Friday students worked on a Practice SOL from a few years ago.  Here is the link for the test available to any student who is interested in reviewing again.  2013 Test

Black Pamela @ 10:52 pm
Black World Geography Week of 4/6-4/11
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We are working QUICKLY to get through our last few units!  Students WILL have Homework and should be working nightly to stay on top of all assignments.   This is what we have for this week:

Monday – Chapter 19HW and Quiz(I changed date!) Physical Notes – Chapter 20 went home today! Due Thursday. Chapter 20 Homework

Tuesday – Review North Africa and SW Asia Test(ask how your student did on this)

Wednesday – Economic Notes

Thursday – Chapter 20 HW Quiz – Cultural Notes – Chapter 21 will go home today –  Will be due the same day as Sub-Saharan Africa Test(I’m targeting Tuesday of next week) Chapter 21 Homework

Friday – Computer Cart – We will practice SOL Test using Laptops.

Please note schedule is always subject to change!  Feel free to contact me with any questions.

Students seem to be running low on pencils!!!  I have a limited supply and do not have enough to supply all students.  Please make sure your student is well stocked!  Thanks for your help.

Black Pamela @ 10:03 pm
Black World Geography Week of 3/31-4/4
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This week we will finish North Africa and SW Asia and begin Sub-Saharan Africa.  This is what it looks like!

Monday – students completed Cultural Notes using laptops.  If your student needs to review,  here is the link:Culture and Religion of the Middle East

Tuesday – North Africa and SW Asia Review – TEST tomorrow! Middle East Test Study Guide

Wednesday – Test today!  Chapter 18 Chapter 18 Homeworkdue today!  This was given to them over a week ago.  They may use and will need for their test!

Thursday – Begin Sub-Saharan Africa- maps!

Friday – North Africa and SW Asia Notes due. Chapter 19Chapter 19 Homework due Tuesday.

Black Pamela @ 3:52 pm
Black World Geography Week of 3/24-3/28
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This week we will step away from North Africa and SW Asia to review for Nine Weeks Test.   Students should be spending some time working on Chapter 18 HW.  It is a lengthy packet and they will be able to use it on their North Africa and SW Asia Test.  Due date for this packet will be the date of the Test, TBD.

Monday – Nine Week Test Vocabulary.  Review HERE! Nine Weeks Vocabulary

Tuesday – Work on Review Guide – Extra Copy HERE! Q3 Review Guide

Warmup Notebook due!

Wednesday – Last Day of Review

Thursday – Nine Weeks Test

Friday – Back to North Africa and SW Asia – Cultural Notes

Black Pamela @ 7:54 am