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Black World Geography Week of 2/20-2/27
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Here is our week:

Friday – We started our study of Russia and Central Asia.  Here is a copy of the map!  Russia map

Chapter 13 HW Chapter 13 Homework went home as well!  This is due Tuesday with a HW


Monday – We will add our Europe notes today!  These need to be organized before coming to class!

Review Russia Map

Tuesday – Russia Physical Characteristics and Chapter 13 HW Quiz.  Chapter 14 HW will go home today!

Chapter 14 Homework  HW and Quiz Thursday.

Wednesday – Economic Characteristics. Matrioshka Doll Project Matrioshka – Project due Monday!

Thursday – Finish Economic Characteristics.  Chapter 14 HW Quiz.  Chapter 15 HW will go home today.

Chapter 15 Homework and Quiz will be Monday.


Friday – Cultural Notes

Due to Snow Day Chapter 14 HW quiz will be Friday or the next day I see them!  Chapter 15 HW Quiz will still be on Monday so students should be working on this!  I gave this to them on Wednesday with the anticipation of the pending snow day!

Black Pamela @ 3:09 pm
Black World Geography Week of 2/9-2/13
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Here is our week!

Monday – Chapter 12 HW Quiz Chapter 12 Homework  Europe countries map practice using computers.  Tomorrow will be European Countries Contest.  This is a great opportunity for your student to earn Extra Credit.  They should have a list of the countries and a practice map.

Tuesday – Europe Countries Contest, Chapter 12 HW quiz if we don’t get to it Monday.

Wednesday- Cultural Notes, Europe Study Guide Europe Study Guide

Thursday – Review

Friday – Europe Test

Please note on your calendars the World Geography SOL date has moved!  It will now be on Wednesday, May 13th. Due to this we will not be doing the Europe Passport Assignment.  I’m offering it as Extra Credit to ALL STUDENTS!

Black Pamela @ 8:51 am
Black World Geography Week of 2/2-2/6
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Our week:

Monday – Physical Notes – Chapter 10 HW Quiz- Chapter 11 HW/Quiz due Wednesday Chapter 11 Homework

Tuesday – Economic Notes using Laptops – Copy for those who want to review.  Europe Economic Characteristics

Wednesday – Chapter 11 HW Quiz – Chapter 12 HW/Quiz due Monday Chapter 12 Homework

Thursday – Europe Passport Project – Students will have class time to complete.  As long as they stay focused they should be able to complete in class.  Here is a list of websites to help complete the Passport. EUROPE Passport Websites-Mrs. Black  Passport Project due Wednesday, February 11.

Friday – Passport Project

*All due dates subject to change.

Black Pamela @ 7:36 am
Black World Geography Week of 1/26-1/30
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This is our week:

Monday – Latin America Notes and Latin America Test!  Students can start working on Chapter 10 HW when done.Chapter 10 Homework  This will be due Friday with a HW Quiz.

Tuesday – We will begin our study of Europe!  We will start with a intro Warmup and Europe Map- to be finished for HW.

Wednesday – Teacher Work Day!  No school for students!

Thursday –  First Day of 2nd Nine Weeks!  Review Europe Map.  Physical Characteristics Notes.  Chapter 10 HW/Quiz tomorrow!

Friday – Finish Physical Notes.  Chapter 10 HW Quiz.

*Please note: always subject to change!  Mrs. Black’s classroom is in great need for tissues!  If you are willing to donate to the cause please send with your student or leave in the office!  Thanks!

Black Pamela @ 10:13 pm
Black World Geography Week of 1/20-1/23
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Here is our week:

Monday – MLK Holiday

Tuesday – Economic Notes – Chapter 9 HW went home with students on Friday.  Chapter 9 HW/Quiz on Wednesday   Chapter 9 Homework

Wednesday – Chapter 9 HW Quiz – Latin America Practice Map

Thursday – Cultural Notes

Friday – Latin America Review – Study Guide! Latin AMerica Review Guide

Latin America Test – Monday

Latin America Notes due Monday!

Black Pamela @ 10:03 pm
Black World Geography Week of 1/12-1/16
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This is what our week looks like:

Monday – Finish Physical Characteristics Notes – Start 2nd Nine Weeks Study Guide 2nd Nine Weeks Test Review 2012

Tuesday – 2nd Nine Weeks Test Review

Wednesday – 2nd Nine Weeks Test(This is an exam grade!)

Thursday – Economic Notes

Friday – Chapter 8 HW Quiz – This HW was given out last Thursday!  Here it is again if needed.  Chapter 8 Homework



Warmup Notebooks due Friday1/16

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday 1/19 – NO SCHOOL

Last Day of the Nine Weeks – Tuesday 1/27


Black Pamela @ 10:27 am
Black World Geography Week of 1/5-1/9
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Latin America Virtual Field Trip

Happy New Year!  We will start our study of Latin America this week.  This is what it looks like:

Monday – Intro to Latin America.  Latin America Map for HW.  DUE Tuesday!

Tuesday – Review map as a class with the Activboard.  Map Skills Warmup.  Chapter 7 HW/Quiz and Latin America Map Quiz  Thursday.  Ch.7 Homework

Wednesday – Physical Notes

Thursday – Chapter 7 HW and Latin America Map Quiz – Chapter 8 HW/Quiz – Monday 1/12 Chapter 8 Homework

Friday – Latin America Virtual Field Trip


World Geography Nine Weeks Test – Wednesday 1/14(this will be an exam grade that is 20% of the semester grade)

Last Day of the Nine Weeks – Tuesday 1/27

Warmup notebook will be due soon!  Exact date to be determined in the next week or so.

Black Pamela @ 10:37 pm
Black World Geography Week of 12/15-19
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This is what our week looks like!

Monday – US/Canada Project Presentations due TODAY!  Interims due!

Tuesday – continue with presentations as needed.  Chapter 6 HW/Quiz today!

Wednesday – US/Canada Test Review

Thursday – US/Canada Test – We will be on a Pep Rally Schedule for the Winter Concert today.

Friday – US/Canada Notes due today!!

When we get back in January we will start our study of Latin America.


Wishing all a happy holiday season!

Black Pamela @ 9:42 pm
Black World Geography Week of 12/8-12/12
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This is what it looks like:

Monday – US/Canada Economic Notes.  Chapter 5 HW due tomorrow and US/Canada Map Test on Friday.

Tuesday – Chapter 5 HW Due today with a quiz.  Copy of HW on last weeks post.  After the quiz we will head to the computer lab to work on project.  Ask your student which city or landmark they are researching for their project,

Wednesday – Computer Lab all day to work on US/Canada Project.

Thursday – Cultural Notes.  Chapter 6 HW due on Tuesday, Dec. 16  Chapter 6 Homework

Friday – US/Canada Map Test.  Laptops will be available for finishing touches on US/Canada Project or students may work on their Chapter 6 HW.


US/Canada Project and presentation due Monday, December 15th.


Black Pamela @ 5:57 pm
Black World Geography Week of 12/1-12/5
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We will start the  study of the  regions of the world, beginning with the United States and Canada.  Students will be very busy in class as well as at home.  Do not accept “I have no Homework”

Here is a look at our week;

Monday:  US Map and Chapter 4 HW.  Colored and labeled US map due Tuesday.  Chapter 4 HW/Quiz on Wednesday.

Tuesday:  Physical Notes

Wednesday: Finish Physical Notes/Chapter 4 HW Quiz/ Physical Map(finish for HW) – Map Test date TBD

Thursday: Review Physical Map/Economic Notes/Chapter 5 HW/Quiz on Monday

Friday: Intro to US/Canada Project with a visit to computer lab.  Project due date is Monday, December 15th.

Chapter 4 Homework

Chapter 5 Homework

US and Canada Project 2014

US Map

Black Pamela @ 10:34 pm