Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Global Studies: Wed. 11/15/2017

Today in class:
  • For tomorrow’s test:
    • Review India homework assignments (Ch. 3.1, 3.3, Hinduism/Buddhism lecture, Ancient India Mapping activity
    • World Map
      • Know these countries for tomorrow: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, China, France, India, Korea (North & South), Mexico, Mongolia, Pakistan, Russia, and Spain
  • Kahoot!
Homework: Come to class tomorrow with your Week 10-12 Homework Packet completely prepared. Review the Kahoot and your homework packet in preparation for tomorrow's Unit 3 test. 

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Global Studies: Tue. 11/14/2017

Today in class:
  • Achieve3000 Thought Question Assessment
    • STEP 1: Log in to Achieve3000 and click the link to the article titled "A Helping Hand?" then click on the Thought Question tab.
    • STEP 2: Type the following prompt into the response box just like this: 
      • PROMPT: Some employees might think that having microchips implanted in their hands by their companies is a good idea, while other workers might not like this idea. 
      • A: Explain which position you agree with, and why.
      • B: Support your response with facts and details from the article. 
      • C: Give commentary on why those facts support your claim.
      • C: Finally, conclude your reasoning by restating the claim you made in your "A" statement.
    • STEP 3: Read the article and record any evidence that supports your side under Setting the Purpose.  Make sure this copies over to your MY NOTES.
    • STEP 4: Write your ABCC response under the prompt and your notes.  Label each part of your response.
Homework: Being preparing your Week 10-12 Homework Packet

Monday, November 13, 2017

Global Studies: Mon. 11/13/2017

Today in class:
Homework: Actively Learn- Asoka’s Edicts (Read, do your best to answer the questions, flag your confusion if you get stuck.)

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Global Studies: Thu. 11/9/2017

Today in class:
Homework: Complete the Sermon at Benares by Friday night, and Asoka's Edicts by Tuesday night.

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

S.O.S. (Seeking Out Success) Week is coming November 6-9! Check out the S.O.S. Flyer for more details!

Period 2- If you are interested in Anna's exchange student presentation, please visit these links:
  • Visit afsusa.org/peace to play fun cultural games and enter to win a free t-shirt.
  • Text “Go” to 21333 to start your journey today!
  • Project Change: Submit your idea for a volunteer project that could make a difference in the world. You could win a full scholarship to go abroad for two weeks and put your vision into action! Visit afsusa.org/project-change to find out how you can enter to win.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Global Studies: Wed. 11/8/2017

Today in class:
  • Stamp Ch. 3.3- Powerful Empires of India Homework
  • Finish the Actively Learn for the Sermon at Benares (See link in Google Classroom)
  • Begin the Actively Learn for Asoka's Edicts (See link in Google Classroom)
Homework: Complete the Sermon at Benares by Friday night, and Asoka's Edicts by Tuesday night.

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

S.O.S. (Seeking Out Success) Week is coming November 6-9! Check out the S.O.S. Flyer for more details!

Period 2- If you are interested in Anna's exchange student presentation, please visit these links:
  • Visit afsusa.org/peace to play fun cultural games and enter to win a free t-shirt.
  • Text “Go” to 21333 to start your journey today!
  • Project Change: Submit your idea for a volunteer project that could make a difference in the world. You could win a full scholarship to go abroad for two weeks and put your vision into action! Visit afsusa.org/project-change to find out how you can enter to win.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Global Studies: Tue. 11/7/2017

Today in class:
  • Career Cruising with your Counselor
Homework: Finish Ch. 3.3- Powerful Empires of India Homework for TOMORROW. Complete the Actively Learn questions before Friday night.

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Period 2- If you are interested in Anna's exchange student presentation, please visit these links:
  • Visit afsusa.org/peace to play fun cultural games and enter to win a free t-shirt.
  • Text “Go” to 21333 to start your journey today!
  • Project Change: Submit your idea for a volunteer project that could make a difference in the world. You could win a full scholarship to go abroad for two weeks and put your vision into action! Visit afsusa.org/project-change to find out how you can enter to win.
S.O.S. (Seeking Out Success) Week is coming November 6-9! Check out the S.O.S. Flyer for more details!