Tuesday, August 31, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How was Hinduism used to justify the caste system?
    2. Why was Mecca a place where a religious revolution might take place?

  2. Continue Discussing Post-Classical Era

Monday, August 30, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the characteristics of Greek philosophy?
    2. How did Chinese society change during the Classical Era?

  2. Finish Discussing Classical Era Society

  3. Spread of Religions Around the World Video

  4. Discuss Post-Classical Era

Friday, August 27, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was one similarity between Buddhism and Christianity?
    2. What was one difference between Buddhism and Christianity?

  2. Review Global Beliefs Compare/Contrast

  3. Discuss Classical Era Society

Thursday, August 26, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the Legalist answer for bringing order to China?
    2. What was the Confucian answer for bringing order to China?

  2. Finish Discussing Classical Era Politics and Culture

  3. Global Beliefs Compare/Contrast
    Use the information sheets (Google Classroom) and what you have learned in class to fill out the chart and answer the question

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did writing develop in the Foundations Era?
    2. How did Zoroastrianism influence other religions?

  2. Discuss Classical Era Politics and Culture

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the egalitarianism of the hunter-gatherer society disappear in civilizations?
    2. What are the origins of Hinduism?

  2. Finish Discussing the Foundations Era

  3. Clip from Morgan Freeman's Story of God: Zoroastrianism Video

  4. Review Albert Interactive

Monday, August 23, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    While watching the video, answer the following questions:
    1. Why did civilizations expand?
    2. Why did many leaders of agrarian civilizations choose conquest to pay their expenses rather than trying to raise money in land they already controlled?
    3. What are some ways that military innovations supported trade and other important human activities?

  2. Continue Discussing the Foundations Era

Friday, August 20, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. By looking at this piece of metal, what could you say about this civilization?

  2. Discuss the Foundations Era

Thursday, August 19, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What are three things you hope to learn in this class?
    2. What are you most concerned about this class?

  2. Finish Is a Hot Dog a Sandwich?
    Answer the questions

  3. Why Do We HAVE To Study HISTORY?! Video

  4. Introduce Unit 0

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

  1. Forms of Government Quiz

  2. Continue Is a Hot Dog a Sandwich?
    Answer the questions

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

  1. More Class Info
    Distribute textbooks and discuss AP World History regions map, SPICE-T charts, and the Unit 9 Homework

  2. Study for Tomorrow's Quiz (Homework)

  3. Begin work on Unit 0 Homework (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)

Monday, August 16, 2021

  1. Finish Historical Reasoning Skills Activity
    Using the four documents (Google Classroom), label which of the skills--Contextualization, Comparison, Causation or Continuity and Change Over Time--each one is and why

  2. Is a Hot Dog a Sandwich?
    Answer the questions

  3. Study for Tomorrow's Quiz (Homework)

Friday, August 13, 2021

  1. Forms of Government
    Review handout

  2. Historical Reasoning Skills Activity
    Using the four documents (Google Classroom), label which of the skills--Contextualization, Comparison, Causation or Continuity and Change Over Time--each one is and why

  3. Parent/Guardian Contact Sheet (Homework--Due Monday)
    Take syllabus home and have parent(s)/guardian(s) fill out the Contact Sheet

Thursday, August 12, 2021

  1. Class Information
    Review syllabus and course description

  2. Parent/Guardian Contact Sheet (Homework--Due Monday)
    Take syllabus home and have parent(s)/guardian(s) fill out the Contact Sheet

  3. Student Survey (Homework--Due Tomorrow)
    Answer questions