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

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Welcome Team 6B
*Typically, if there is no homework posted here, then there is none for that night.  
Also, I will honor what is listed here if there is ever a discrepancy.


NO SCHOOL MONDAY, 9/1- LABOR DAY!

ALL SCHOOL PICNIC!!!
 Thursday, September 4, 6:30-8pm Details HERE




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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Students will need a red pen
and a book to read in class everyday!




Check out the growing US population.  
Watch it increase HERE.



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be of any assistance.






Online Reference
Dictionary, Encyclopedia & more
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Animated Maps of History
Map Skills Video
First Class Information
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Last Modified: 29 August,2014