Monday, April 17, 2017

Crusades Map Activity

Use the following link to Mr. Brunken's maps.  Use the maps to answer the questions on the sheet.  This Assignment is Due by Tuesday, April 18th and will be taken down after that.


http://mrbrunken.happykidsschool.com.tw/middleschool/news/amapassignmentthecrusades


Thursday, April 13, 2017

Medieval Webquest



Use the following link to find information filling in the chart about the Middle Ages.  You may work with a partner to divide up the work!

http://www.billtelford.net/sirgawain/Quest/medieval_webquest.htm

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

World Religions


The World Religions Chart is due Thursday at the end of class,

World Religion Test Friday.


Thursday, March 23, 2017

Roman Computer Simulation


If you are interested in some Roman decision making check out this game created by PBS.  You become an Emperor and get to make decisions as an emperor would.

http://www.pbs.org/empires/romans/special/emperor_game.html


Have fun!


Wednesday, March 22, 2017

When in Rome...



This week we began our study of Rome.  Maps are due by Thursday, 3/23.  Vocabulary activity is due Friday, 3/24.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tuesday, March 14 Snow Day!

Important Due Dates:

Ancient Greek Assignment (Project) due:  Wednesday, March 15th

Ancient Greece/ Persian Empire Map due:  Wednesday, March 15th

All students should have turned in reading questions from page 112-114, if not, get them in by Wednesday.

Ancient Greece Test on Friday, March 17th




Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Wednesday, March 8

Today we finished out notes on the contributions of Ancient Greece.  Thursday we will work on our Greek Contributions Assignment (architecture, myth, trial by jury, etc)which will be due Monday, 3/13.  (See Assignment tab on side)

Monday, March 6, 2017

Welcome Back




Welcome Back from vacation!  Today we began our unit on Ancient Greece.  We will be finishing up looking at the contributions of the Ancient Greeks on Tuesday.
For Homework:
Due tomorrow:  Ancient Greek Vocabulary (10 words that were handed out in class)
Due Friday, March 10:  Something in the News (from around the world)

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Ancient Civilization Project

This week we have been working in the library on our Ancient Civilization Projects.  Projects are due Tuesday, February 21st at the beginning of class.

HW:  A Block, maps are due Friday, For the few of you who already turned them in, those grades are in Power School.


Thursday, February 9, 2017

Happy Snow Day!


Today is a snow day.  It is NOT a Blizzard Bag Day.  However, if you have your Blizzard Bag assignment done from Tuesday, please send me a picture or a email that says "Hey, Mrs. K, I have my Blizzard Bag done" so that I can let the office know what our completion rate is.


Also, if you have any make up work... and you have some time....it might be good to get that done.  Otherwise, happy shoveling!  See you all on Friday!


Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Blizzard Bag Directions February 7, 2017


Good Morning,
Happy Blizzard Bag Day!
 I will be checking my email (kkelliher@sau49.org) throughout the day if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to email me.
You may share the assignments with me or bring them in on Wednesday.
Also... if you owe any work from this past week, today would be a good day to get caught up on it.  
Happy Learning!
~Mrs. Kelliher

CTP World History Period A and D:  

You have two assignments.

1.  The first one is to fill in the chart that describes the 8 Features of a Civilization.  You need to fill in the chart by taking notes and abbreviate from this link (the first one in the chart is done for you as an example:

http://www.p12.nysed.gov/ciai/socst/ghgonline/projects/8FeaturesCivilization.pdf
.
2.  Second, you have to do the reading on Mesopotamia and answer the 5 questions after.

Both Assignments are linked to the right.  I have also put the 8 Features of a Civilization link under links.

Remember A Bloc:  Your Neolithic Essays are due today, you may share them with me on Google Drive.

C Block World History:
1.  On a piece of paper, create a web that identifies the 8 Features of a Civilization.  Use the chart  that is on the right, under links. for your web.
2.  Answer the 5 Research questions on the right about Ancient Mesopotamia (use the internet to find the answers).

Monday, February 6, 2017

Neolithic Revolution Essays


Just a reminder to A block... Neolithic Essays are due tomorrow... Tuesday, 2/6.  You may share this assignment with me.

D block:  You have until Wednesday, 2/7

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Kwik Kwiz tomorrow!



Don't forget to study your map for a quick quiz tomorrow (Friday, February 3).
The questions will be based off the one that you did in class but not in that order.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Welcome! Semester 2 2016-2017


(January 31) Today in class we:
  • Reviewed the Course Outline
  • Filled out a student information sheet
  • Took some notes.... 
  • Practiced our knowledge of world geography
Homework:
Due Friday:  
Geography Quiz
Parent Signature sheet from course outline
Due Monday:  Why history is important? (personal reflection of YOUR history)