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    SOCIAL STUDIES 8M

    September 20-23

    Intro to GEO Unit GEO VOCAB – work on completing definitions by end of week Blog Post: Pick THREE (3) Geo vocab terms and post in Blog by week of Sept 26 Term + Definition + Image of a BC example (cite source of image) Topographic Maps – Location Activity (See Moodle) Post […]

    SOCIAL STUDIES 8M

    Sept.7 & 8

    Intro to course & JODIMS Setting up MOODLE, TEAMS and Teacher Blog Communications – Emails Include as SUBJECT: SS8M Professional tone/etiquette https://blog.tcea.org/writing-an-email-for-students/ Course Outline & Modifications Assessment – 4 point scale: Emerging/Developing/Proficient/Exceptional JO DI Mini School Experience and Expectations Digital Skills & Immersion Creating Student Digital Portfolio/Blog Leadership Field Studies – Fall […]

    SOCIAL STUDIES 8M

    June 21-24

    SS8M

    Les Miserable BLOG ENTRY (post by no later than June 24)

    Who do you think truly are Les Miserables? Which character resonated with you the most and why? Resonate: to produce a positive feeling, emotional response, or opinion (dictionary.com) If you had to pick one, which song was your favourite and why? […]

    SOCIAL STUDIES 8M

    June 8-10

    Activity Sheet 3-4: The Political Spectrum (upload to BLOG by Friday June 10) Overview: Napoleon Bonaparte – Crash Course World History #21 With a partner (or individually) and using Activity Sheet 4-6, choose THREE scenes/events that you would include in a movie/tv script as PIVOTAL moments of the French Revolution. (upload to BLOG […]

    SOCIAL STUDIES 8M

    June 3

    French Revolution

    Chapter 3 Crossroads Quick Overview – Crash Course #21 Crossroads Activity 3-3: Leadership Analysis (upload to blog/digital portfolio Applying French Revolution (Ch.3) to “Revolutions” Graphic Organizer (Upload to blog/digital portfolio by June 6) ASSIGNMENT – Character Sketch (Due WEEK OF June 6-10)

    SOCIAL STUDIES 8M

    May 30-June3

    Summary: ENGLISH CIVIL WAR –> Revolutions Graphic Organizer

    The French Revolution

    The PHILOSOPHES Chapter 3 Crossroads Geography Background Bodies of Water Climate Agriculture Land Ownership Agriculture & Land Ownership A Closer Look pp.57-58 In what regions did most of the wealthy live? In the poorest regions, which products and terrain are predominant? What […]

    SOCIAL STUDIES 8M

    May 19

    complete Historical Perspective assignment Revolutions Read CROSSROADS Ch.1 (due May 24) Read CROSSROADS ch.2 (due May 25)

    SOCIAL STUDIES 8M

    May 12:

    Conclude viewing of ‘The Mission” Questions arising from the viewing? Sample Character “sketches” Examples of other academic looks at this topic: Themes of Geography Historical Our Assignment – Historical Perspective

    SOCIAL STUDIES 8M

    May 6

    Set up notes for “The Mission”

    location/geography Identify: key events figures impact*

     

    SOCIAL STUDIES 8M

    March 8

    *Roman-Vikings Comparison now due this week

    Share some anachronisms

    Complete general comparisons between Roman vs Norse

    The Middle Ages in Western Europe

    Factors that led to fall of Roman Empire Looking ahead at Assignment: A Day in the Life – Then (There) vs Now (Here) Due Date week of April 4 Video: “The […]