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
This week we will continue our study of Southwest Asia and North Africa. This is what it looks like!
Monday – Snow Day
Tuesday – Physical Characteristics Notes Middle East Physical Characteristics 2014 , Middle East Map Reviews – Chapter 17 HW was given to students Friday and that will be due tomorrow!(with Quiz of course!) Ch 17 Homework
Wednesday – Chapter 17 HW Quiz – Economic Characteristics Notes. Chapter 18 will be handed out today. Chapter 18 Homework Due date-TBD.
Thursday and Friday – finish up Economic Characteristics, start Cultural Characteristics and review Monotheistic Religions.
Thursday – New due date for Chapter 17 HW! Chapter 18 HW will be handed out today. Due date will be determined after Nine Weeks Test on Thursday 3/27.
I decided to give a Map Test on Friday!
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 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 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.
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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This week we are starting our study of the World’s regions. We begin with the United States and Canada. This is what our week looks like:
Monday – Intro to US/Canada - HW – U.S. Political Map
Tuesday – Physical Features of US/Canada Map – finish for HW
Wednesday – Review Physical Features Map – Chapter 4 HW will go home tonight! Due on Friday! Students will have a HW Quiz that day! They may use their HW to complete Quiz. Link to HW is attached. Chapter 4 Homework
Thursday – Physical Characteristics Notes/Over America Video
Friday – Chapter 4 HW Quiz. US/Canada Cities Map – Finish Map for HW
Next week students should expect a Map Test(Physical Features and Cities) and a US/Canada Project will be assigned. Due dates to be determined.
Please make sure your student has colored pencils! We will be using them often for maps and small projects. Many students are telling me they don’t have them at home and are not completing assignments as directed.
PLEASE NOTE! All due dates and assignments are subject to change!
This week we will be finishing up our study of Chapter 2. I plan on testing them on Thursday and their notes will be due Friday. This is what the week looks like:
Monday – Climate Zones/Lines of Latitude Quiz, Finish Climate Regions Notes, HW – work on Chapter 2 Vocabulary(should be done by Wednesday) using notes and textbook
Tuesday – Review Climate Regions, HW- Climate Regions Map & Chart
Wednesday – Finish and Review all Notes
Thursday – Test
Friday - Update in class binder with Chapter 2 Notes.
Weather & Climate
Monday - Weather & Climate Notes – Chapter 2 Part 2 HW will be handed out today and due Wednesday. They will have their usual quiz in which they may use their homework. Make sure they are putting quality effort into this!
Tuesday – Weather & Climates notes cont…
Wednesday – Chapter 2 part 2 HW due/Quiz
Thursday – Nature’s Fury video.
Friday – Climate Regions.
They will have a Climate Zones Quiz sometime this week or early next week. It just depends on how the week progresses. They may practice using the link below.