Mr. Brian Jones
Henderson Middle School
Team 6B
Social Studies

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HW 10/21 Complete Roman Numerals I & II on outline

CW 10/21 Quiz over terms and questions 2-5 on p. 149
Age of Revolutions:  Science
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Answers in textbook p. 154

CW 10/20 Discuss Scientific Revolution and view select videos

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HW 10/16 Complete Illustrations of Explorers

CW 10/16 Illustrate European Explorers

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HW 10/15 No HW

CW 10/15 Quiz Key Terms p.148
Read Ch. 1 Section 2
Work on guided reading assignment

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HW 10/14 Key Terms p. 148 in textbook

CW 10/14 Answer questions about the Age of Exploration
Discuss/check those answers

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HW 10/9 Workbook p. 61 Timeline of Events
Use Textbook pages 148-152 to complete.

CW 10/9 Share letters from the sea
Read and discuss text pgs. 148-152

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HW 10/8 Work on letter while at sea

CW 10/8 Listen to Explorer Rap
Discuss roles of people on boats during the Age of Exploration
Choose one role and write a letter to a family member back at home.

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HW 10/6-7 None

CW 10/6-7 Viewed videos on the Age of Exploration
Working in groups, we answered questions for each video.
Please complete at home if you were not in school.  

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HW 10/2 None

CW 10/2 Viewed videos on Crusades and Life after the Crusades
Began discussing outline Chapter 1 Section 1

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HW 10/1 Complete outline from today if you didn't in class

CW 10/1 Groups read Chapter 1 Section 1-- Textbook p.138
Complete second page of the outline for this section.

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HW 9/30 None

CW 9/30 Groups read Chapter 1 Section 1-- Textbook p.138
They began working on the first page of an outline for this section.

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HW 9/29 Workbook p. 57  

CW 9/29 Spanish Armada.  Read pgs. 135-137 in the textbook and discuss.
View BrainPop on Queen Elizabeth I

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HW 9/26 None

CW 9/26 Discuss yesterday's test
and share manors with class

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HW 9/25 Complete Fedual Manor assigned on Monday

CW 9/25 Test

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HW 9/24 Study for tomorrow's test

CW 9/24 Review game for test

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HW 9/23 Create 5 Questions using your Study Guide
Be sure to include your answer.  
These questions need to be different than your group's questions in class.
Test Thursday and Manor Due Friday.

CW 9/23 Group assignment
Develop 10 questions with answers for our review game

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HW 9/22 Work on Feudal Manor we started in class.  
Due Friday, 9/26
Study for Thursday's Test (Guide)
Review Outline from Ancient Greece to Middle Ages

CW 9/22 Work on designing a feudal manor.

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HW 9/19 None.  Test- Thursday, 9/25

CW 9/19 Complete notes and discussion of the Middle Ages
Completed outline from previous days found HERE
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HW 9/18 None.  Next Test- Thursday, 9/25!

CW 9/18 Continue outline of Ancient Rome
The outline comes from the following:
Please listen if you get a chance.
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HW 9/17 Worksheet Myth:  The Great Bear

CW 9/17 Today we celebrated Constitution Day!
Students were led in a discussion and watched a video.
This is not the same video, but watch it anyways! Constitution Video,
THE SUPREME LAW OF THE LAND!

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HW 9/16 Worksheet Myth:  The Great Bear
(Sorry for the sideways view)
(Due Thursday)

CW 9/16 Continue outline of Ancient Rome
The outline for the next 2 days comes from the following:
Please listen if you get a chance.

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HW 9/15 None.  
Study the cities and landforms on the map of Europe

CW 9/15  Begin outline of Ancient Greece
The outline for the next 3 days comes from the following:
Please listen if you get a chance.

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HW 9/12 None

CW 9/12  View videos of Athens and Rome HERE
Answer questions to check for understanding of videos

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HW 9/11 Worksheet Ancient Trade Routes

CW 9/19  CNN Student News to remember September 11, 2001
Begin videos of Athens and Rome
Answer questions to check for understanding of videos

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HW 9/10 None

CW 9/10 Discuss trade routes and reasons for trade
View various maps of natural resources of Europe
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HW 9/9 None.  (Read over outline and review map)

CW 9/9 Complete the outline on Europe Land and Resources
Notes come from the text found below:
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HW 9/8 None.  (Read over outline and review map)

CW 9/8 Begin the outline on Europe Land and Resources
Notes come from the text found below:

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HW 9/5 None.  
(Complete map of Europe if you didn't have it today!)

CW 9/5 Read text on Active Board about geography/resources of Europe
In groups, students answered 7 questions

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HW 9/4 Europe Map due Friday

CW 9/4 Complete Europe: Land and Resources Video
Answer questions as you watch the video.
View online maps of Rhine River area

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HW 9/3 Complete Europe Map due 9/5
Family Picnic tomorrow night! Details HERE

Answer questions as you watch the video.

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HW 9/2 Complete Europe Map due 9/5

CW 9/2 Work on Europe Map

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HW 8/29 None (Tell your parents your score from the quest!)

CW 8/29 Quest over Core Concepts.  

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HW 8/28 Study for Friday's Quest (quiz/test)
Try the Review Game
Study Guide HERE
Core Concept Notes can be found on dates below.

CW 8/28 Pre-assessment benchmark
Current Event article discussions.
Final questions/concerns for tomorrow's quest.

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HW 8/27 Study for Friday's Quest (quiz/test)
Try the Review Game
Study Guide HERE
Core Concept Notes can be found on dates below.

CW 8/27 Share key term illustrations

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HW 8/26 On a blank piece of paper illustrate 1 key term from pages 24 and 33
(Study for Quest on Friday, 8/29)

CW 8/26 Read/Discuss Core Concept 3.1 (pgs. 32-33) Online Text
Continue outline for Core Concepts 2.4 and 3.1

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HW 8/25 Quest on Friday
Study Core Concept Outlines from class

CW 8/25 Forces on the Earth's Surface
Read/Discuss Core Concept 2.4 (pgs. 24-25) Online Text
Continue outline for Core Concepts 2.4 and 3.1

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HW 8/22 None (Some need to prepare for a retake of today's quiz)

CW 8/22 Quiz over key terms
Students share concept webs with class

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HW 8/21 Concept web of your neighborhood (Due Friday, 8/22)
Key terms quiz 8/22

CW 8/22 Read pgs. 8-13 in Online Text

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HW 8/20 Concept web of your neighborhood (Due Friday, 8/22)
Continue working on Key Terms for pgs. 4, 6, 10 (Due 8/22)

CW 8/20 Read pgs. 4-5 in Online Text  
Work on outline for Core Concept 1.1
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HW 8/19 Concept web of your neighborhood (Due Friday, 8/22)
Continue working on Key Terms for pgs. 4, 6, 10 (Due 8/22)

CW 8/19 Read pgs. 6-7 in Online Text
Complete Five Themes of Geography outline

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HW 8/18 Continue working on Key Terms for pgs. 4, 6, 10
Due Friday, 8/22
EXTRA CREDIT HERE!

CW 8/18 Distributed textbooks.  Textbook orientation.
Students began working on key terms for:  
Core Concepts 1.1,1.2, and 1.4 pgs. 4,6,10 Due 8/22

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HW 8/15 Prepare for Oceans and Continents Quiz for Monday
World Continents- online game to prepare for quiz
EXTRA CREDIT HERE!

CW 8/15 Complete Map Skills Video
Complete the world map worksheet

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HW 8/14 EXTRA CREDIT HERE!

CW 8/14 What belongs on a map?  
From memory, draw a map of the world!

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HW 8/13 None

CW 8/13 Discuss class syllabus (A copy will be sent home Monday)
Begin to view Map Skills Video

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HW 8/12 All forms must be returned signed.  Also, bring $1 for locker fee

CW 8/12 For the first few days rules and procedures will be covered with an adjusted schedule.  Friday will be our first regularly scheduled day.  

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HW 8/11 Parents, please sign all materials your child brings home.

CW 8/11 For the first few days rules and procedures will be covered with an adjusted schedule.  Friday will be our first regularly scheduled day.  


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