Global Studies 4/24-4/28

Monday

CEJ: Read article

Review Greek Vocab. and play charades with the terms

Begin Athens Vs. Sparta Panel

Tuesday

CEJ: TBA

Continue Athens Vs. Sparta Panel

Worksheet on Athens Vs. Sparta

Hand out character role for the Trial of Socrates (Friday)

Wednesday/Thursday

CEJ: Philosophy Question

Philosophy Reading in Groups, finish for Friday

Short Film: Geography and Culture of Greece

Friday

Trial of Socrates Simulation (Questions of characters, jury votes, epilogue and closure questions)

Flocabulary

 

 

 

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4/17-4/21 Global Studies

4th Term!!!

Monday

Reminders about expectations and new term “stuff”

We begin Greece with the origin myth and introduction to the Greek gods

Students select a myth to tell on a storyboard, due Friday

Tuesday

CEJ: Should women have to sign up for the draft?

Work time on myth storyboard (brief)

“It’s Greek to Me” lesson on the Greek etymology of words we use today

Greek geography and city-states intro.

Wednesday/Thursday

CEJ: Should there be limits on what a citizen can film with their phone?

Greek Vocabulary- work time in class after short introduction

Friday

Flocabulary

Storyboard myths due

Film: Ancient Greece, film notes

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Global Studies 4/10-4/14

Monday

CEJ: Xinjiang, China’s ban on bans, veils, and home schooling of Muslims

Hand out binder check sheets- binder check will be Friday

Asia Projects due and shared in gallery walks and/or presentations

If time, begin presenting power points on the samurai

Tuesday

CEJ: TBA

Hand on CE Journals f or grading

Present power points on samurai

Samurai clip

Final quiz study guide handed out: China and Japan

Wednesday

CEJ: Shaolin Temple

Virtual field trip to Japan

“Face Off” Japan and China – Review Game

Friday

Flocabulary

Binder Check

Power point (Hancock)- “Japan Joins the Modern Age”

Japan/China Quiz

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Global Studies 3/3-3/7

*Asia Projects are due next Monday, April 10th. 

Monday

CEJ: House bill 2355

Population Density Simulation: Japan

Exit Slip Question- Project

Tuesday

CE: Youtube of the Dalai Lama

Map of Japan

Text reading and questions

Wednesday/Thursday

CEJ: TBA

Finish discussing text

Begin Samurai Booklet- Students will be assigned a topic covered in the booklet and make a (short) power point presentation on the topic

Friday

CE: Flobulary

Work time on presentation and begin presenting, if ready

 

 

 

 

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Global Studies 3/20-3/24

Monday

CE: Reading time for Upfront Magazines

Asia Project was introduced Friday and will be due April 10th. Students have a direction sheet and a scoring rubric to guide them. We will be working in class all week on research and then the project is homework. There will be no other homework until after the project is due.

Project work time- review on making a “Works Cited” page and parenthetical citations

Tuesday

Project work time

Brief clip from Seven Years in Tibet

Wednesday/Thursday

Project work time

Martin Marten Lesson

Friday

South Korea Day!

 

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Global Studies 3/13-3/17

Homework: Complete Achievements Scroll (if needed), due Wednesday/Thursday  and Midterm Friday (study guide provided)

Monday

CEJ: What do you do if friends make inappropriate online comments?

Chinese Characters Lesson

Begin “Daily Life” Notes

Tuesday

CEJ: TBA

Wrap up “Daily Life” notes

View John Green’s “The MOngols”

Read pgs. 209-215 in textbook and complete guided outline

Wednesday/Thursday

CEJ: TBA

Achievement Scrolls due

Activity Spectrum and activity

Discuss World’s most important innovations ever

If time, study for test

Friday

Midterm: China (Study guide was given previously)

If time, introduce Asia Projects, due April 10th (11th for 6th period)

 

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Global Studies 3/6-3/10

Monday

CE: Read N Korea article in Upfront

Wrap up film Dynasties of Power– Discuss Terracotta Army

More Eastern Philosophy Vocab. Terms!

Read text on the dynasties and answer questions along the way

Tuesday

CE: Take a US Civil Service Exam!

Extra Credit Opportunity: Reading Historical Fiction

John Green’s Crash Course “Silk Road”

Assign Current Events Asia, due Friday (handout given)

Begin “Achievements Scroll”

Wednesday/Thursday

CEJ: TBA

Work day on “Achievements Scroll”

Friday

CE: Flocabulary

Current Events Asia due

*Either more work time on scroll or moving on to Chinese Character Lesson, depends on our progress

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Global Studies 2/27-3/2

Monday

CEJ: Cartoon Analysis

Wrap up Imperial China Vocabulary

Assign Vocab. Cartoon (handout explains assignment), due Wed./Thurs

Continue film “China Revealed”

Homework: Begin Vocab cartoon and study for map quiz

Tuesday

CEJ: Should we institute a mandatory national service program?

Map Quiz on China

Finish film

Guided Notes Lecture- China

Wednesday/Thursday

CEJ: Read article on North Korea

Vocab. Cartoon due, share

Lesson on Eastern Philosophies “Three Ways of Thought”

Friday

CE: Flocabulary

If need be, finish philosophy lesson

Vocab. of Eastern Philosophy

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Global Studies 2/21-2/24

Tuesday

CEJ: Should the death penalty be abolished?

  1. Intro to China China Revealed film clip- notes taken
  2. Geography Mapping Exercise- Map due next class (in class some additional work time will be given)
  3. Map Quiz next Tuesday or Wednesday (second class of the week)

Wednesday

CE: NYT Upfront magazine

  1. Finish mapping exercise, turn in
  2. Geography Highlights
  3. Continue China Revealed

Thursday/Friday

  1. CEJ
  2. Chinese Imperial Rule Simulation
  3. Vocabulary- Assignment given (due date TBA)
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Global Studies 2/13-2/17

Monday

CE: NYT Upfront Magazine

Review Jeopardy Game

Guest Speaker in period 2

Tuesday/WEdnesday

Africa Test

Invictus Clip (10 minutes)

Wednesday/Thursday

CEJ

Return tests

Martin Marten Lesson – All School Read!

Friday

CE: Flocabulary

Periods 1 & 2 Guest Speaker!

Periods 5 & 6 “Magic Toilet” Lesson- Not gross, really interesting!

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