Reading Quiz: Thursday, September 3
John Green Quizzes due by Saturday, September 5 (11:59 pm)
Unit 1 Test: Tuesday, September 8
Here is the daily schedule:
Wednesday, August 26
1. Intro to the class. Seating Chart.
2. How to take notes.
3. Student information sheet
If you haven't started yet, you will need to start reading the Princeton Review Chapter 1 and Chapter 3 in Ways of the World. I have made available annotated copies so you can see how to annotate a reading and identify important information. In addition, you will need to complete the Unit 1: Foundations Vocabulary and Activities. Although the sheet may not always be collected, it will be the basis for the online quizzes that are due by September 5.
Thursday, August 27
Lecture: Art, History and Pop Culture
Friday, August 28
1. Read, At Home: A Short history of Private Life. Create a Top 10 list based on the reading.
2. Lecture: Intro to the Neolithic Revolution
Monday, August 31
Today, we will be meeting down in the theater for a forum on the Origins of Art. here is a preview of that forum.
Tuesday, September 1
Lecture: Intro to River valley Civilizations
Wednesday, September 2
River Valley Civilizations. In groups, you will be examining a single river valley civilization and sharing with the class the important facts about that civilization. For this activity, you will be using the AP World History + Art website.
Thursday, September 3
Reading Quiz. This quiz will be about 30 questions or so, multiple choice. If you took notes on the readings, you may use them on the quiz. However, they must be original, handwritten notes. Nothing on the iPad will be allowed.
Friday, September 4
Finish River Valley Civilizations presentations from Wednesday. Discuss Foundation Big Picture Ideas.
Tomorrow night, your John Green quizzes will be due. No excuses. They need to be completed by 11:59 pm.
Tuesday, September 5
Test: Unit 1 Foundations