Reminders and Due Dates: June 7th - 11th
  • Textbook turn-in Wednesday 6/09
  • Notebook Test Wednesday 6/09
  • Ancient History: A to Z Booklets are due Monday 6/07
  • Ch 11 Quiz Wednesday 6/02
  • Greek Gods and Goddesses Booklets due Wednesday 5/12 Greek Gods and Goddesses Booklet.pdf
  • Ch 10 Essay comparing/contrasting Sparta and Athens due Friday 5/07
  • Ch 10 Essay Rough Draft due Thursday 5/06
  • Ch 9 Quiz Thursday 4/08
  • Bring your textbook to class!
  • Notebook Test Wednesday 3/31 Notebook Check.pdf
  • Homework Policy Homework_Policy.jpg

Week of: June 7 - 11

Monday

Golden Age of Athens Golden Age of Athens.pdf
A to Z Books
Make up work
HW - Make up owed work; Notebook Test Wednesday 6/09; Turn in your books Wednesday 6/09

Tuesday
Make up work
HW - Make up owed work; Notebook Test tomorrow; Turn in your books tomorrow

Wednesday
Thursday
Friday


Week of: May 31 - June 4

Monday

MEMORIAL DAY

Tuesday
A to Z Booklets
HW - Study for tomorrow's Ch 11 Quiz

Wednesday
Ch 11 Quiz
A to Z Booklets
HW - work on your A to Z booklet

Thursday
Friday


Week of: May 24 - 28

Monday

Go over Greece's Golden Age
Ch 11 Chart and Graph Activity WS
HW - Finish Chart and Graph Activity WS

Tuesday
Ancient History A to Z Booklets
HW - Find and use materials at home for your booklets

Wednesday
PTS3 Testing
A to Z Booklets

Thursday
Catch-Up Day!
HW - Make up owed work

Friday
Ch 12 Vocab and Guided Reading Activity WS Ch 12 Vocab and Guided Reading.pdf
Ancient Greece A to Z Booklets
HW - Finish WS; Gather material and info for A to Z Booklet

Week of: May 17 - 21

Monday

Math MCAS
HW - make up owed work

Tuesday
Math MCAS

Wednesday
Greece's Golden Age Greece's Golden Age.doc
  • Use your book and an encyclopaedia to identify the following famous people from Ancient Greece

Thursday
Greece's Golden Age
Ch 11 Crossword Ch 11 Crossword.pdf
HW - Finish Greece's Golden Age chart and Crossword

Friday

Week of: May 10 - 14

Monday
Introduction to Ch 11 - Greek Gods & Goddesses; Olympic Games
Notes
Ch 11 Vocabulary and Guided Reading WS
HW -

Tuesday
Turn in homework
Greek Gods and Goddesses Booklets Greek Gods and Goddesses Booklet.pdf
HW - Make up owed work; Essays were due Friday 5/07

Wednesday
Finish and turn in your Greek Gods and Goddesses Booklets
Greek Athletes packet
HW - Complete crossword in Greek Athletes packet Athletes of Ancient Greece.pdf

Thursday
Turn in homework
Video: Ancient Greece - take notes!
Video Quiz Ch 11 Video Quiz.pdf
Ch 11 Chart and Graph WS Ch 11 Chart and Graph Skills.pdf
HW - Finish Ch 11 Chart and Graph WS; Study for tomorrow's quiz

Friday
Ch 11 Quiz: Greek Gods and Goddesses and Olympic Games
HW - Make up owed work


Week of: May 3 - 7

Monday

Using your Athens / Sparta webs, fill in Civilization Chart

Tuesday
Ch 10 Essay: Write an essay comparing and contrasting life in Sparta and Athens
  • Complete you Civilization Charts
  • Use your charts and your book to work on your rough drafts

Wednesday
Working on your rough drafts
HW - Finish your rough draft. You will not be able to use the COWs in class tomorrow if your rough draft is not complete!

Thursday
COWs - typing the final draft of your essay
HW - If you still have not finished your rough draft, get it done tonight! Your final draft is due at the end of the period Friday 5/07. If it is not complete, you will lose points!

Friday
COWs - typing the final draft of your essay. Due at the end of class!


Week of: April 26 - 30

Monday

Objective: Compare and contrast Athens and Sparta
Go over Quiz and Climate packet
Ch 10 Vocabulary - Create a web for Sparta or Athens with the following categories: Religion, Geography, Daily Life, Government, or Communication

Tuesday
Objective: Compare and contrast Athens and Sparta
Continue working on your web from yesterday
  • Characterize the religion, daily life, geography, government, and communication of Athens or Sparta
HW - Make up owed work

Wednesday
Thursday

Friday
Finish Sparta / Athens Web
Ch 10 Skills Activity & Crossword Ch 10 Chart and Graph _ Crossword.pdf
Ch 10 Focus on Ideas Ch 10 Focus on Ideas.pdf
HW - Make up owed work


Week of: April 12 - 16

Monday

Read Ch. 10
Vocabulary and Guided Reading Activity Ch 10 Vocab and Guided Reading.pdf
  • Define each of the vocabulary terms
  • Answer the questions

Tuesday
Ch 10 Vocabulary - define and draw each term
HW - Ch 10 Vocabulary Picture Cards (draw a picture to go along with each word) Ch 10 Vocab Picture Cards.pdf

Wednesday
Ch 10 Vocabulary

Thursday
Friday

Week of: April 5 - 9

Monday

BLUE & GREEN
Small group reading - Ch. 9 Minoans
  • Fill in chart as you read

Tuesday

Wednesday
The Face That Launched A Thousand Ships
HW - Crossword; Study for tomorrow's Ch 9 Quiz

Thursday
Go over crossword
Chp 9 Quiz

Friday
Finish Ch 9 Quiz
Handout - Bar Graph and Map of Greece
HW - Finish packet

Week of: March 29 - April 2

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Notebook Test
"Stories on Walls"
Make up work - History and Math (comic enlargement project)

Thursday
Review packet - Ch. 2, 3, 4 Chp 2-4 Review.pdf

Friday
Video on Exploration - take notes


Week of: March 22 -26

Monday

Finish Ch. 4 Test
Ch. 9 Vocabulary and Guided Reading Activity WS

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday


Week of: March 15 - 19

Monday

Work on your Sarcophagus project

Tuesday
Finish your Sarcophagus project

Wednesday
RED & ORANGE
Geography of Egypt
HW - Finish packet

BLUE & GREEN - Make up work

Thursday
BLUE & GREEN
Geography of Egypt
Ancient Egypt Web
HW (all) - Study for tomorrow's test

Friday
Ch. 4 Test - Ancient Egypt


Week of: March 8 - 12

Monday

Using the COWS researching Ancient Egyptian Gods and Goddesses (Day 3)
HW - Egyptian Numbers and Rosetta Stone WS Egyptian Number System and Rosetta Stone.pdf

Tuesday
Rosetta Stone
Video - Ancient Egypt: Secrets of the Sphinx
HW - Pyramid Cross Section Pyramid Cross Section and Mummies.pdf

Wednesday
Powerpoint
Mummification
HW - Ancient Egypt Crossword Ancient Egypt Crossword.pdf

Thursday
Review Crossword
Introduction to Sarcophagus Project Sarcophagus Project.pdf
HW - Get any materials you will need in class to work on your project


Friday



Week of: March 1-5


Monday
HW - Egypt: Land, People, Beliefs

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday
In the library researching Ancient Egyptian Gods and Goddesses (Day 1)

Friday
In the library researching Ancient Egyptian Gods and Goddesses (Day 2)


Week of: Feb 22-26

Monday 2/22
HW - Guided Reading and Map Activity WS Chp 4 Vocab and Guided Reading.pdf

Tuesday 2/23
Ancient Egyptian Civilizations: philosophy, geography, government

HW - Latitude and Longitude WS Ancient Egypt Latitude and Longitude.pdf


Wednesday 2/24

Snow Day!!

Thursday 2/25
Review homework
Egypt Geography
Archaeology Packet Archaeology Packet.pdf

HW - Finish Archaeology Packet

Friday 2/26

Go over homework
Egypt Map Egypt Land of thePharaohs.pdf

HW - Finish Egypt Map; Make up any owed work



Date: 2/11/10
Due - Hammurabi packet Laying Down the Law Hammurabi.pdf
Ch. 3 Test - Ancient Civiliaztions and Mesopotamia Chp 3 Study Guide.pdf


Date:2/5/10
Catch up on owed work!
Chapter 3-2 Mesopotamia Civilizations Chart Civilizations_Chart.jpg

Homework: Finish 3-2 chart and make up any owed work


Date: 2/4/10
6th Grade Orientation - No School


Date: 2/3/10



Date: 2/2/10

Homework: Focus on Ideas WS Focus_on_Ideas.jpg Focus_on_Ideas_001.jpg


Date: 2/1/10

Homework:


Date: 1/29/10
Maps - The Middle East Middle_East_Map.jpg Middle_East_Map_001.jpg

Homework: Finish Middle East Map



Date: 1/28/10
Finish your Chapter 2 Projects by the end of class - make sure you complete your open response!



Date: 1/27/10
Ch. 2 Project - Depicting similarities and differences between Paleolithic and Neolithic Ages

Homework: Project is due at the end of class tomorrow
  • Suggestion - finish your open response at home tonight so that you can complete your drawings in class tomorrow


Date: 1/26/10

Homework:


Date: 1/22/10
  • Finish Video
  • Complete last night's homework
  • Crossword

Homework: Finish classwork


Date: 1/21/10
Dicovery Channel Video - Before We Ruled the Earth: Hunt or be Hunted
  • Chronicles the evolution of man, beginning with early hominids from 1.7 million years ago
  • Paleolithic and Neolithic Ages
  • Discovery and use of tools, weapons, fire
  • Change from scavengers to hunters
  • Growing family/society groups
  • Neanderthals, Cro-Magnons

Homework: Ch. 2 Review Questions on p.47


Date: 1/20/10
Stone Age
  • Notes
  • Powerpoint Presentation
Homework: Prehistoric People - Focus On Ideas Prehistoric_People_Focus_on_Ideas.jpg Prehistoric_People_Focus_on_Ideas_001.jpg


Date: 1/19/10
Finish work from Friday

Homework: Ch. 2 Vocabulary and Guided Reading Ch_2_Vocab_Guided_Reading_001.jpg Ch_2_Vocab_Guided_Reading_002.jpg


Date: 1/14/10
Time Zones

Homework: Make up owed work


Date: 1/12/10
Notebook Test today!


Date: 1/11/10
Organize notebook
Crossword
Make up work

Homework:
  • Notebook Test tomorrow!
  • Make up owed work


Date: 1/08/10
Climate Maps Climates_Around_the_World_001.jpg Climates_Around_the_World_002.jpg
  • Locating cities on a map
  • Determine the climate
  • Color code your map
Climate Unit Questions - Crossword and packet Unit_Questions_001.jpg Unit_Questions_002.jpg Unit_Questions_003.jpg

Homework: Finish Classwork - Climate Maps, Climate Crossword and Packet
*Notebook Test Tuesday, January 12th!*


Date: 1/06/10

Homework: Make up work


Date: 1/05/10

Homework: Complete Climate Chart Geography_Skills_and_Concepts_001.jpg Geography_Skills_and_Concepts_002.jpg Geography_Skills_and_Concepts_003.jpg Geography_Skills_and_Concepts_004.jpg Chart_001.jpg


Date: 1/04/10

Homework:


Date: 12/18/09
  • In the Library working on Travel Brochures. Be sure to unclude:
    • Geography / Land Forms
    • Attractions
    • Climate
    • Location
    • History
    • Fun facts

Homework: Finish your Travel Brochure


Date: 12/17/09
Reminder - Report to the Library for class tomorrow!

  • Finish your 3D Contour Map
  • Use the COWS to design your travel brochure

Homework: Create a rough draft of your travel brochure on paper.


Date: 12/16/09
  • Finish your 3D Contour map
  • Begin working on your Travel Brochure

Homework: Travel Brochure


Date: 12/15/09
  • Work on your projects


Date: 12/14/09

Contour Map Project Contour_Map_Project_Directions.jpg
  1. Polotical Map
  2. Contour Map
  3. 3D Map
  4. Travel Brochure
    • Use Microsoft Publisher Brochure Template


Date: 12/10/09
Homework: Contour Maps Contour_Maps_001.jpg Contour_Maps_002.jpg Contour_Maps_003.jpg

Date: 12/07/09

Homework: Mystery Island

Date: 12/03/09

In Geography Tools and Concepts:
  • Read Section 3 and Section 4
  • Answer Review Questions #1-6 on p. 42 and #1-6 on p. 47
  • Turn in your work at the end of class