• The Week of May 20-24

          • Monday - The Maya: Engineering an Empire
          • Tuesday - Maya Stations
          • Wednesday - Maya Stations
          • Thursday - Maya Stations
          • Friday -  Maya Stations

     

     

    The Week of May 13-17

          • Monday - Mesoamerica 1.1
          • Tuesday - Mesoamerica 1.2, 1.2: Olmec and Zapotec
          • Wednesday - Mesoamerica 2.1, 2.2, 2.3: Maya
          • Thursday - Mesoamerica 2.4, 2.5: Maya - Quiz 
          • Friday -  Mesoamerica: Maya Stations

     

     

    The Week of May 6-10

          • Monday - Egyptian Myth Re-enactments 
          • Tuesday - Mesoamerica Intro / Mapping
          • Wednesday - No School
          • Thursday - Mesoamerica
          • Friday -  Mesoamerica

     

     

     

    The Week of April 29-May 3

          • Monday - Egyptian Myths
          • Tuesday - Hatshepsut vs Ramses - Loaded Language in Arguments
          • Wednesday - Reenact or Socratic Seminar Preparation
          • Thursday - Socratic Seminar Day
          • Friday -  Reenactments

     

     

    The Week of April 22-26

          • Monday - Newsela Challenge In Class Day (or finish Chapter 4)
          • Homework Every Day: Newsela Challenge - Packet Due Friday This Week
          • Tuesday - Egypt Chapter Test / Newsela Challenge (when finished)
          • Wednesday - Egyptian Myths
          • Thursday - State Testing - ELA CAT
          • Friday -  State Testing - ELA CAT / Turn in Newsela Challenge Packet
    • Homework Every Day: Newsela Challenge - Packet Due Friday This Week

     

     

    The Week of April 15-19

          • Monday/Tuesday - Special Schedule for State Testing
            • For Class: Egyptian Mural Wrap-Up / Chapter 4 Independent Study and Newsela Challenge
          • Wednesday - Chapter 4 Independent Study / Newsela Challenge
          • Thursday - Chapter 4 Independent Study / Newsela Challenge
          • Friday - Chapter 4 Test / Newsela Challenge
    • Homework Every Day: Newsela Challenge

     

     

     

     

     

     

    The Week of April 8-12

          • Monday - No School
          • Tuesday - Mesopotamia Wrap up - Finish test, turn in GRAPES
          • Wednesday - Newsela Challenge Intro / Egypt Intro: Mural Examination
          • Thursday - Egyptian Mural Analysis
          • Friday - Egyptian Mural Analysis / Newsela Challenge
    • Homework Every Day: Newsela Challenge

     

     

    The Week of March 18-22

          • Monday - Babylonian Wrap-up / Assyrians - GRAPES
          • Tuesday - Assyrians - GRAPES
          • Wednesday -  Neo-Babylonians - GRAPES
          • Thursday - Neo-Babylonians - GRAPES Round-Up
          • Friday - No School - Conferences

     

     

     

    The Week of March 11-15

          • Monday - Essay: finish typing, conference, revise, turn in
          • Tuesday - Akkadians - GRAPES
          • Wednesday -  Akkadians - GRAPES
          • Thursday - Babylonians - GRAPES
          • Friday - Babylonians - GRAPES

     

     

     

    The Week of March 4-8

          • Monday - Primary Sources - Sumerian Artifacts - Developing Inferences and Questions
          • Tuesday - Sumerian Artifacts - Developing Inferences and Questions
          • Wednesday - Sumerian Artifacts - Developing Inferences and Questions
          • Thursday - Inference and Reasoning Paragraph - Planning and Writing
          • Friday - Akkadian GRAPES

     

     

    The Week of February 25 - March 1

          • Monday - Reasoning and Support Paragraph Practice Task
          • Tuesday - GRAPES of Sumer / Good Questions 
          • Wednesday - Primary Sources and Making Inferences
          • Thursday - Sumerian Artifacts - Developing Inferences and Questions
          • Friday - Sumerian Artifacts - Developing Inferences and Questions

     

     

    The Week of February 11-15

          • Monday - Compare and Contrast Essay - Ready to print when you enter class
          • Tuesday -"First Civilizations Emerge on the World Stage" - Close Read/Argument Development    
            • Re-Assess Day for Chapter 2 Test
          • Wednesday - "First Civilizations Emerge on the World Stage" - Close Read/Argument Development / Reasoning and Support
          • Thursday - "First Civilizations Emerge on the World Stage" - Close Read/Argument Development / Reasoning and Support
          • Friday - GRAPES of Civilizations - Sumer

     

     

     

    The Week of February 4-8

          • Monday - Compare and Contrast Essay - Cultural Hearths
          • Tuesday - Compare and Contrast Essay - Cultural Hearths
          • Wednesday - Compare and Contrast Essay - Cultural Hearths
          • Thursday - "First Civilizations Emerge on the World Stage"
          • Friday - "First Civilizations Emerge on the World Stage"

     

     

     

    The Week of January 21-25

          • Monday - MLK Day
          • Tuesday - Chapter 2, 1.4 Mesoamerica Cultural Hearth
          • Wednesday - Chapter 2, 1.5 Faiyum Cultural Hearth /
            • Section One Quiz
          • Thursday - Chapter 2, 2.1 
          • Friday - Chapter 2, 2.2

     

     

     

    The Week of January 14-18

          • Monday - Chapter 2, 1.1 - Centers of New Ideas
          • Tuesday - Chapter 2, 1.2
          • Wednesday - Chapter 2, 1.3
          • Thursday - Newsela Article: Banpo Society
          • Friday - Chapter 2, 1.4

     

     

    The Week of January 7-11

          • Monday - No School
          • Tuesday - Agricultural Revolution Review
          • Wednesday - Socratic Seminar Discussion/Debate Preparation
          • Thursday - Socratic Seminar Discussion/Debate Preparation
          • Friday - Socratic Seminar Discussion Day - preparation notes due

     

     

     

    The Week of December 17-21

        • Monday - Chapter 1: The Development of Human Societies - Sections 2.3 and 2.4 - Quiz Today
        • Tuesday - Chapter 1: The Development of Human Societies - Chapter Review - Test Tomorrow
        • Wednesday - Chapter 1: The Development of Human Societies - Chapter Test Today
        • Thursday - "The Downsides of Farming" - Article and Questions
        • Friday - Human Exploration

     

     

     

    The Week of December 10-14

      • Monday - Migration Writing Piece - Gallery Walk/Sharing Celebration
      • Tuesday - Origins of Culture and Civilization - Journal and Notes, Chapter 1 Section 1.1
      • Wednesday - Origins of Culture and Civilization - Journal and Notes, Chapter 1 Section 1.2, 1.3,1.4
      • Thursday - Origins of Culture and Civilization - Journal and Notes, Chapter 1 Section 1.5, 1.6
      • Friday - Origins of Culture and Civilization - Quiz for Sections 1.1-1.6, Journal and Notes for Chapter 1 Section 2.1, 2.2

     

      • HMWK: Any work needed to be ready for a completed piece on Friday

     

     

     

     

    The Week of December 3-7

      • Human Migration Around the Globe -Closing Act: Migration Writing Piece - Planning and Drafting - Monday,Tuesday, Wednesday
      • HMWK: Completing planning and getting information about family notes
      • Human Migration Around the Globe -Closing Act: Migration Writing Piece - Finish typing, prepare for on presentation paper, finished celebration -Thursday, Friday
      • HMWK: Any work needed to be ready for a completed piece on Friday

     

     

     

    The Week of November 26-30

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      • Human Migration Around the Globe -The Journey of Man - Monday
      • HMWK: 
      • Human Migration Around the Globe - Ice World - Tuesday, Wednesday
      • HMWK: 
      • Human Migration Around the Globe -Closing Act: Migration Writing Piece- Thursday, Friday
      • HMWK: 

     

     

    The Week of November 12-16

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      • Human Migration Around the Globe - Migration Stories, Pre-History 101,The Journey of Man - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
      • HMWK: 

     

     

     

     

     

    The Week of November 5-9

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      • What makes us human? - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 
      • HMWK: 
      • Ways humans lived - Thursday, Friday
      • HMWK: 

     

     

     

    The Week of October 29 - November 2

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      • Human Adaptation and Biomes - Tuesday   
      • HMWK: 
      • Human Adaptations to Biomes - Wednesday
      • HMWK:  
      • Human Adaptations and Biomes - Thursday
      • HMWK: 
      • What makes us human? - Friday
      • HMWK: 

     

     

     

     

    The Week of October 22-26

     

      • Biomes - Monday
      • HMWK: 
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      • Human Adaptation and Biomes - Tuesday   
      • HMWK: 
      • Human Adaptations to Biomes - Wednesday
      • HMWK:  
      • Human Adaptations and Biomes - Thursday
      • HMWK: 
      • Human Adaptations and Biomes - Friday
      • HMWK: 

     

     

     

     

    The Week of October 15-19

     

      • Landform Relationships - Typing Paragraphs - Monday
      • HMWK: Finish Typing Paragraphs
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      • Landform Relationships - Revise Best Paragraph - Tuesday   
      • HMWK: Finish Polishing and Turn In Best Paragraph
      • Biomes - Wednesday
      • HMWK:  
      • Biomes - Thursday
      • HMWK: 
      • Biomes - Friday
      • HMWK: 

     

     

     

    The Week of October 1-5

     

    • Landform Cluster Presenting - Monday
    • HMWK: 
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    • Landform Cluster Presenting - Tuesday   
    • HMWK: 
    • Landform Relationships - Wednesday
    • HMWK:  
    • Landform Relationships - Thursday
    • HMWK: 
    • Landform Relationships - Friday
    • HMWK: 

     

     

     

     

    The Week of September 24-28

     

    • How Many Continents? - Monday
    • HMWK: 
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    • Landform Clusters - Tuesday   
    • HMWK: 
    • Landform Clusters - Wednesday
    • HMWK:  
    • Landform Clusters - Thursday
    • HMWK: 

     

     

     

     

     

    The Week of September 17-21

     

    • Finish My Room Map - Monday
    • HMWK: Need to reassess a quiz? Study. The reassessment day is Thursday.
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    • World Adventure Part 1 - Tuesday   
    • HMWK: Need to reassess a quiz? Study. The reassessment day is Thursday. 
    • World Adventure Part 2 - Wednesday
    • HMWK: Need to reassess a quiz? Study. The reassessment day is Thursday. 
    • Workshop: reassess day, Newsela, finish World Adventure writing piece - Thursday
    • HMWK: 

     

     

     

     

     

    The Week of September 10-14

     

    • Study prep for world map and mapping vocabulary - Monday
    • HMWK: Study for World Map Quiz (Thursday) and Mapping Vocabulary Quiz (Friday)
    • Newsela article and text coding - Tuesday   
    • HMWK: Room Grid Draft completed, Study for World Map Quiz (Thursday) and Mapping Vocabulary Quiz (Friday)
    • Map of My Bedroom (or other room) - Using Room Grid Draft - Wednesday
    • HMWK: Study for World Map Quiz (Thursday) and Mapping Vocabulary Quiz (Friday)
    • World Map Quiz / Finish Map of My Bedroom (or other room) - Thursday
    • HMWK: Study for Mapping Vocabulary Quiz (Friday)
    • Mapping Vocabulary Quiz - Friday

     

     

     

     

     

     

    The Week of September 3 - 7

     

    • Map Examinations
    • Tech Set Up
    • Newsela article and note taking about map attributes
    • Map vocabulary
    • Map My Room/Home/Place 

     

     

    The week of August 27 - 31

    • Introductions and nuts and bolts for class.
    • Tearing the World and examining maps.

     

     

    Keisha and Koi George at home in our pond

    Keisha and Koi George our fish.

     

     

     

    Holding the world

    Roseline and Rolivine carrying the weight of the world as we take a break along the equator.