This week is very busy! We begin North Africa and SW Asia(the Middle East), 8th graders have an SOL and we will participate in the State Wide Tornado Drill!
Here is our week:
Monday – Russia Test and Russia Notes due today! Students will receive a North Africa and SW Asia Map middle east maps and Chapter 16HW Chapter 16 Homework. Map due Tuesday and HW due Friday(with a Quiz).
Tuesday – Intro to Middle East and Review Map
Wednesday and Thursday - These days will be a little crazy. I won’t see some of my students due to the SOL. Those I see will be working on SOL Vocabulary as well as North Africa and SW Asia info.
Friday – Early Dismissal! Chapter 16 HW Quiz!
We will be finishing up our study of Russia and Central Asia. This what it looks like:
Wednesday – Nesting Doll Project and Chapter 14 HW/Quiz today! Students were given Chapter 15 HW(due Friday)Chapter 15 Homework and their Study Guide Russia & CA PPT Notesheetfor the Russia Test(Monday).
Thursday – Cultural Characteristics Notes
Friday – Review Study Guide
Over the weekend students should be organizing their Russia and Central Asia Notes(due Monday) and studying for their test Monday!
We are starting our study of Russia and the Republics(Central Asia)
Tuesday – Review Russia Map, Physical Characteristics Notes
Wednesday – Chapter 13 HW/Quiz and Map Quiz./ Matrioshka doll project assigned(due Monday, March 3rd. Chapter 14 HW/Quiz FridayChapter 14 Homework
Thursday – Economic Notes
Friday -Chapter 14 HW/Quiz. Chapter 15 HW will be handed out(due Tuesday, March 4th)
This week will be VERY busy! Students were given Chapter 12 HW Chapter 12 Homework on Wednesday(prior to the Winter Storm Pax) and their Europe Passport Project. Students were reminded to take both assignments and their book home so they could work on their assignments knowing we may be out of school for a couple of days. Due dates for these assignments are as follows:
Chapter 12 HW/Quiz – due Tuesday
Europe Passport Project – due ThursdayEUROPE Passport Websites-Mrs. Black
This week we will continue our study of Europe.
Monday – Europe Map Labeling contest – ALL students are expected to participate. Extra Credit will be given based upon amount of countries correctly labeled. This will be added to their Europe Test grade.
Tuesday – Chapter 12 HW Quiz, Cultural Notes
Wednesday – Europe Cities Map, Landmarks of Europe
Thursday – Europe Test Review /Organize Europe Notes
Friday – Europe Test
This week we will continue our study of Europe!
Monday – Economic Characteristics - Students completed using the laptops. Copy attached for those who did not complete. Europe Economic Characteristics Chapter 11 HW due tomorrow!!!
Tuesday - Review Economic Notes. Chapter 11 HW Quiz Chapter 11 Homework
Landforms Map will go home to finish for HW. Europe Landforms Map
Wednesday - Review of Landforms Map – Introduction of Europe Passport Project - Due date TBD
Thursday – continue with Europe Passport Project.
*Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held on Tuesday, February 11th. Call guidance for an appointment.
This week we finished up Latin America and started with Europe.
This is what it looks like:
Monday – Latin America Test Review
Tuesday – Latin America Notes due and Latin America Test. Students will be given Chapter 10 HW that is due on Friday. Students may use that HW for their HW quiz that day. Chapter 10 Homework
Wednesday – Map of Europe – Finish for Homework
Thursday – Physical Characteristics Notes
Friday – Chapter 10 HW Quiz. Students will be given Chapter 11 HW. Due date TBD. Chapter 11 Homework
Friday, February 7th – Early Dismissal Day and REPORT CARDS GO HOME!
Tuesday, February 11th - Parent-Teacher Conferences. Call guidance if you wish to meet.
Please make sure your student has colored pencils and pencils! I see an increasing amount of students asking for pencils daily! I have colored pencils in the class but students need to have access to them at home as well.
We will be finishing our study of Latin America.
Here is our week!
Tuesday – Economic/ Political Notes – students will have one more day to get Chapter 9 done! due tomorrow!
Wednesday – Finish Economic/Political Notes – Chapter 9 HW/Quiz
Thursday – Cultural Notes
Friday – Latin America Review – Finish Review Guide for HW. Latin America Test Monday.
Busy, Busy, week! This is what it looks like!
Monday – Nine Weeks Test Review
Tuesday – Nine Weeks Test, Chapter 8 HW handed out – due Friday! Chapter 8 Homework
Wednesday – Update Geography Binder, go over Nine Weeks Test. Ask how your student did!
Thursday – Latin America Virtual Field Trip. For those who are absent or do not finish; the Power Point is attached. Latin America Virtual Field Trip
Friday – 2nd Nine Weeks Warmups due today! Chapter 8 HW/Quiz today!
Monday, January 20th – Holiday- No School!
Friday, January, 24th – End of 2nd Nine Weeks
Monday – January, 27th – Teacher Workday-No School!
This week we begin our study of Latin America! This is what it looks like:
Monday – Update Geography Binder, Finish US/Canada Project Presentations, Intro to Latin America will be going home!
Tuesday – Intro to Latin America, Latin America Maps (please make sure your student is bringing colored pencils to class!) Chapter 7 HW will be delivered today. Chapter 7 HW/Quiz on Thursday. Ch.7 Homework
Wednesday – Physical Characteristics of Latin America
Thursday – Ch 7 HW/Quiz, Economic Characteristics
Friday - Nine Weeks Test Review
Nine Weeks Test will be Tuesday, January 14th.
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Monday and Tuesday – Snow Days!
Wednesday – Review US/Canada Cities, Economic Characteristics Notes, Chapter 5 HW – students got these on Friday, 12/6. Due tomorrow! HW Quiz tomorrow. US/Canada Map Test tomorrow. Chapter 5 HW and Practice Map below:
Thursday – Chapter 5 HW/Quiz and US/Canada Map Test. Finish Economic Notes
Friday – Introduction to US/Canada Project – Computer Lab – Project will be due Wednesday, December 18th.
US and Canada Project - Here is a copy of Project Requirements
US-Canada Project Websites – A list of websites to help with research.
US/Canada Test will be either Thursday or Friday of next week.