Weekly Focus and Activities B (2011-2012)

-Weekly Focus and Activities (2011-2012)

WEEK 1: Definition and Causes of International Conflicts

Monday 2/13/12:

-Course Feedback

-Syllabus (p.1)

-International Conflicts Notes (p.2)

 

Tuesday 2/14/12:

-Finish International Conficts Notes (p.2)

-Conflicts Brainstorm Web (p.3)

-Video Clips: International Conflicts

 

Wednesday 2/15/12: B-Schedule

-Rich/Poor Country Map (p.4)

-Color Code Map based on GDP levels from handout

 

Thursday 2/16/12: C-Schedule-Advisory

-Finish Rich/Poor Country Map (p.4)

 

Friday 2/17/12: Mid-Winter Break

No School

 

WEEK 2: International Conflicts Using P.I.R.A.T.E.S.

Monday 2/20/12: No School

 

Tuesday 2/21/12:

-Finish Rich/Poor Country Map (p.4)

-Rich/Poor Questions

-Notes: GDP and HDI (p.5)

 

Wednesday 2/22/12: B-Schedule

-Rich/Poor Country Chart (p.6)

 

Thursday 2/23/12:

-Notes: Imperialism (p.7)

-Historical Events from 1870-2011 using P.I.R.A.T.E.S. (p.8)

 

Friday 2/24/12: C-Schedule: Assembly

-Finish Historical Events P.I.R.A.T.E.S. (p.8) 

 

WEEK 3: International Conflicts Project: Key your own Superhero/Antihero

Monday 2/27/12:

-Introduce Superhero/Antihero Project (p.9)

-Pick Supero/Antihero

-Go to Library to begin researching project

 

Tuesday 2/28/12:

-Continue Superhero/Antihero Project (p.9)

-Go to Library to research project

-Use Google Docs to save your research

-Use this Superhero/Antihero Research Information Guide to help you organize your research

 

Wednesday 2/29/12:B-Schedule

-Continue Superhero/Antihero Project (p.9)

-Go to Library to research project

-Use Google Docs to save your research

 

Thursday 3/1/12:C-Schdule: Advisory

-Continue Superhero/Antihero Project (p.9)

-Go to Library to research project

-Create your Suphero/Antihero

-Use Google Docs to save your work

 

Friday 3/3/12:

No School: Teacher In-Service


WEEK 4: International Conflicts Project: Key your own Superhero/Antihero, Begin European Imperialism in Africa

Monday 3/5/12

-Create your Suphero/Antihero

-Use Google Docs to save your work

 

Tuesday 3/6/12

-Finish researching Superhero/Antihero Project

 

Wednesday 3/7/12 B-Schedule

-Present Superhero/Antihero Project to class

-Complete Assessment using the link below:

https://docs.google.com/a/students.osd.wednet.edu/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dHE5Qk5hTG1jdThTcE9feTdsLVA5clE6MQ

 

Thursday 3/8/12 C-Schedule: Make Up Advisory

-Finish presenting Superhero/Antihero Project to class

 

Friday 3/9/12

-HSPE preparation

-HSPE Writing Practice

 

WEEK 5: International Conflicts: European Imperialism in Africa

Monday 3/12/12

-Heart of Darkness Reading (p.10)

-HSPE Preparation

 

Tuesday 3/13/12 HSPE Writing (Periods 1,3,5)

-Scramble for Africa Video

 

Wednesday 3/14/12 HSPE Writing (Periods 2,4,6)

-Scramble for Africa Video

Thursday 3/15/12 HSPE Reading (Periods 1-6)

-Finish Video

-Begin Africa Map (p.11)

 

Friday 3/16/12

-Finish Africa Map (p.11)

-Complete online Assessment:

https://docs.google.com/a/students.osd.wednet.edu/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dHE5Qk5hTG1jdThTcE9feTdsLVA5clE6MQ

 

WEEK 6: International Conflicts: Effects of Imperialism in South Africa

Monday 3/19/12

-Ethiopia Reading (p.12)

-Underline GDP and HDI factors

-Create Brainstorm cluster on GDP/HDI factors (p.13)

 

Tuesday 3/20/12

-Complete Writing Scaffold Worksheet based on GDP/HDI cluster (p.14)

 

Wednesday 3/21/12 B-Schedule

-Reading Assessment pp.760  #1-3 all a's and b's (p.15)

 

Thursday 3/22/12

-Complete African Colonization Reading and Questions (p.16)

 

Friday 3/23/12

-Finish African Colonization Reading and Questions (p.16)

 

WEEK 7: International Conflicts: Effects of Imperialism in South Africa

Monday 3/26/12

-Revise Writing Scaffold Worksheet based on Ethiopia's Development cluster (p.14)

-Type Ethiopia Paragraph into GoogleDoc.s for a test grade

 

Tuesday 3/27/12

-Finish Revising Writing Scaffold Worksheet based on Ethiopia's Development cluster (p.14)

-Finish Typing Ethiopia Paragraph into GoogleDoc.s for a test grade

-Finish Colonization Handout from last Thursday/Friday (p.16)

 

Wednesday 3/28/12 B-Schedule

-Go over for a grade the Colonization Handout from last Thursday/Friday (p.16)

-Imperialism Notes (p.7)

 

Thursday 3/29/12 C-Schedule

-Complete Africa Mural

 

Friday 3/30/12

-Finish Africa Mural

-Complete Starting Points handout and South African Timeline (p.17)

 

WEEK 8: International Conflicts: Effects of Imperialism in South Africa

Monday 4/09/12

-Review African Imperialism

-Present African Murals (p.18)

 

Tuesday 4/10/12

-Go over Causes/Effects of Imperialism in Africa (p.7)

-Continue going over Colonization Reading and Questions (p.16)

 

Wednesday 4/11/12 B-Schedule

-Prepare Notebooks for Notebook Check

-Review history of South Africa

-Go over South African Timeline (p.17)

 

Thursday 4/12/12 C-Schedule

-Notebook Check (p.12,15,17)

-Analyze South African Apartheid Laws (Effects)

 

Friday 4/13/12

-Finsh Analyzing South African Apartheid Laws

-End of Apartheid Reading (p.19)

-South African Challenges/Successes Notes (p.20)

 

WEEK 9: International Conflicts: Effects of Imperialism in Rwanda

Monday 4/16/12

-Review for test (Imperialism and South Africa)

-Study p.7,16,17,19,20

-Research South Africa today using CIA WorldFactbook (p.21)

 

Tuesday 4/17/12

-Imperialism and South Africa Test

-Rwanda Map (p.22)

 

Wednesday 4/18/12 B-Schedule

-Introduce Classroom Based Assessment (p.23)

-KWL Chart on Rwanda (p.24)

 

Thursday 4/19/12 C-Schedule

-Article and Annotation (p.25)

-Social Cause

-Finish Rwanda Map (p.22)

 

Friday 4/20/12

-Create Bibliography based on Article and Annotation from Thursday

-Research information from your KWL chart and create 2-3 Bibliographies with Annotations

 

WEEK 10: International Conflicts: Causes of Rwanda Genocide

Monday 4/23/12

-Finish creating Bibliography based on Article and Annotation from Thursday (p.25)

-Attach Notecard to Bibliography

-Research information from your KWL chart and create 2-3 Bibliographies with Annotations

 

Tuesday 4/24/12

-Complete Rwanda Identifications (p.22)

 

Wednesday 4/25/12 B-Schedule

-Rwanda Notes Handout (p. 26)

 

Thursday 4/26/12

-No School

-Student Led Conferences/Culminating Projects

 

Friday 4/27/12

-Student Led Conferences/Culminating Projects

 

WEEK 11: International Conflicts: Causes of Rwanda Genocide

Monday 4/30/12

-Finish Rwanda Notes (p.26)

-Factors: Political, Economic, Cultural

 

Tuesday 5/1/12

-Video: Hotel Rwanda

 

Wednesday 5/2/12 B-Schedule

-Video: Hotel Rwanda

 

Thursday 5/3/12

-Cultural Factors

-Reading and Bubble Notes (p.27)

 

Friday 5/4/12

-Cultural Factors

-NoodleTools Citation with Annotation

 

WEEK 12: International Conflicts: Causes of Rwanda Genocide (Cultural Paragraph)

Monday 5/7/12

-Finish Bibliography with Annotations

-Find another Cultural Source

 

Tuesday 5/8/12

-Begin writing Cultural Paragraph

-CD and CM Handout (p.28)

 

Wednesday 5/9/12 B-Schedule

-Edit Cultural Paragraph

-CD and CM Handout (p.28)

 

Thursday 5/10/12 C-Schedule (Advisory)

-Type Up Cultural Paragraph in Library

 

Friday 5/11/12 No School

Make Up SLCs and CPs

 

WEEK 13: International Conflicts: Causes of Rwanda Genocide (Political Paragraph)

Monday 5/14/12

-Finish Typing 1st Paragraph (Cultural Causes)

-Watch Frontline, Ghosts of Rwanda


Tuesday 5/15/12

-Read "Root Causes of the Rwandan Genocide"

-Take Notes (p.29)

 

Wednesday 5/16/12 B-Schedule

-Finish Reading

-Create Political Bubble Sheet Notes

 

Thursday 5/17/12

-Create Bibliography with Annotations

-Library Laptops

 

Friday 5/18/12

-Find Another Political Source

-Library Laptops

 

WEEK 14: International Conflicts: Causes of Rwanda Genocide (Political Paragraph)

Monday 5/21/12

-Write out Political Paragraph

-Political CD & CM (p.30)


Tuesday 5/22/12

-Edit Political Paragraph

-Political CD & CM (p.30)

 

Wednesday 5/23/12 B-Schedule

-Type Up Political Paragraph

-Library Laptops

 

Thursday 5/24/12

-Type Up/Edit Political Paragraph

-Library Laptops

 

Friday 5/25/12

-Type Up/Edit Political Paragraph

-Library Laptops

-Find an Economic Source

-Library Laptops

 

WEEK 15: International Conflicts: Causes of Rwanda Genocide (Economic Factors)

 

Monday 5/28/12

-No School


Tuesday 5/29/12

-Economic Brainstorm Notes (p.31)

-Economic Reading

 

Wednesday 5/30/12 EOC Testing (Periods 1,2,3)

-Finish Economic Reading

-Start writing Economic Paragraph

-Economic CD & CM (p.32)

 

Thursday 5/31/12 EOC Testing (Periods 4,5,6)

-Finish Economic Reading

-Start writing Economic Paragraph

-Economic CD & CM (p.32)

 

Friday 6/1/12 BBQ and Yearbooks

-Finish Economic CD & CM (p.32) 

 

WEEK 16: International Conflicts: Causes of Rwanda Genocide (Economic Factors)

Monday 6/4/12

-Complete Economic Reading, (The Rwandan Genocide)

-Notes and Quotes (p.31)

-Begin working on 4th Bibliography and Annotation from  (The Rwandan Genocide)


Tuesday 6/5/12

-Begin Economic Paragraph

-Economic CD & CM (p.32)

 

Wednesday 6/6/12 B-Schedule

-Edit Economic CD & CM (p.32)

-Finish working on 4th Bibliography and Annotation from (The Rwandan Genocide)

 

Thursday 6/7/12 Senior Assembly

-Type up Economic Paragraph

-Laptops

 

Friday 6/8/12

-Finish typing up Economic Paragraph

-Peer Edit Economic Paragraph

-Economic Paragraph Due for Test Grade!!!

 

WEEK 17: International Conflicts: Causes of Rwanda Genocide (Intro/Concluding Paragraphs-Final CBA)

Monday 6/11/12

-Turn in Economic Paragraph Due for Test Grade!!!

-Write Introduction and Concluding Paragraph (p.33)


 

Tuesday 6/12/12

-Type up Introduction and Concluding Paragraph (p.33)

 

Wednesday 6/13/12 B-Schedule

-Finish typing Introduction and Concluding Paragraph (p.33)

 -Compile your final paper

 

Thursday 6/14/12

-Edit your final paper

-Print out Bibliography

 

Friday 6/15/12

-Submit Final CBA Due for Test Grade!!!

-Begin reviewing for Final Exam (p.34)