Our next unit of study will consist of learning about the economics of Southwest Asia. We will review the vocabulary terms related to vocabulary.
Please practice the Quizlet games.
Students will be tested on the history of Southwest Asia on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 . In class, we will play review games and Kahoot to prepare for this assessment. Please use your notes to study for this test. In addition, I have listed a Quizlet game below to also assist you with studying. Our next unit of study will consist of learning about the economics of Southwest Asia. We will begin this unit on Thursday.
History of Southwest Asia Quizlet Game
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Please check your grades on StudentVUE, and submit or redo any classwork or projects that have a score of 50 or below.
In class, we will continue to learn about Operation Desert Storm, Operation Enduring Freedom/ the ongoing conflicts in Afghanistan, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Palestinian-Israeli conflicts, Sunni and Shia division, and Kurdish nationalism.
No tests or quizzes will be given this week; however, 4 classwork grades will be taken from our studies about these disputes.
This information can be found within chapter 4 unit 4 pages 87-90. The information to access the site is in the interactive student notebooks front cover.
Group 1: Close Reading - Palestinian/ Israeli Conflict
Group 2: Creation of Israel Comprehension Check and completion of paragraphs
Group 3: Quizlet vocabulary games
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- you do not need to log in
Group 4: Vocabulary matching
- Match each term
Group 5: Quizziz game on blog
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Ask your students to join game with this code at https://join.quizizz.com
Creation of Israel Project completion
We will have some time in class to work on projects, but some of the work may need to be finished at home. The students are working on paraphrasing and summarizing information. Study for your quiz on the creation of Israel Monday using class notes, your projects, and textbook if needed.
Students will begin working on a project regarding the establishment of Israel. This project will be completed in class; however, students are more than welcome to work on the project at home. I have included a copy of the directions for the project below. The due date is Friday, November 9.
Creation of Israel Project Options-2ekw5li
Students will be quizzed on the Creation of Israel on Monday, November 12th. Please use the notes from the Power Point presentation to study for this quiz. Remember you can always access the textbook online, and the directions are glued inside of your notebook.
Students will be quizzed on the Ottoman Empire on Thursday, October 25. Please use the guided notes you took from pages 83-84 in the textbook and the notes from the Power Point presentation to study for this quiz. Remember you can always access the textbook online, and the directions are glued inside of your notebook. Refer back to last week’s blog for online games you can also play to assist with studying for this unit.
Students will be learning about the history of Southwest Asia this week. Please read chapter 4 section 4 which begins on pages 83-90 in your social studies textbook. The directions to access the textbook should be in your composition notebook. Please see me if you have misplaced your copy of the directions, and I will give you another one. I have also included online games for you to play and review.
This week will end the unit on the ethnic and religious groups of Southwest Asia. The summative assessment will be given on Wednesday, October 17 (odd class periods) and Thursday, October 18 (even class periods). Please use your notes to study for this assignment. You may also play online games listed on my previous posts to assist you with studying as well.
Reminder: October 15-19 is early release due to conference week.