​​​World History
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"Hey Routsong, I was sick last week, what did I miss?"
 
Below is a list of what we do in class each day.
 
 
FIRST SEMESTER

August 15  (8 Period Day)
Course Intro, Textbooks given out, Class rules/extra credit
Read pages 1-11
 
August  16-17
Intro to Geography- Discuss Geography
Begin- Draw a Map of the World
 
August 18-21
Discuss- Geography (5 Themes)
Begin- Climate Survival Activity
Review for Geography Quiz
Work on RQ/ World map
 
August 22-23
Geopraphy QUIZ
4 Climate Groups Present
Read Ch 1.1
 
August 24-25
Intro Ch 1 - Discuss Ch 1.1
Begin- Ch 1 RQ
World Map- DUE
 
Aug. 28-29
Continue discussion of Ch 1.1
Work on Ch 1 RQ
 
Aug. 30-31
Discuss-Hominid Development
Begin- Hominid Development Article- DUE TODAY Read Ch 1.2
 
Sept.  1, 5
Ch 1 - Discuss- Ch 1.2
Begin- Ch 1 Map
 
Sept.  6-7
Discuss- Ch 1.2
Begin- SR #1
Ch 1 Map DUE TODAY
 
Sept.  8, 11
Discuss- Ch 1.3
SR #1- DUE TODAY
 
Sept.  12-13
Ch 1 TEST TODAY
Ch 1 RQ DUE TODAY
 
Sept. 14-15
Intro to Research Project
Honors- Discuss How to write a research paper
Regular World- Talk about 3 Minute Presentations
Begin- Create your own Language- DUE TODAY

********Research Paper Due Nov. 10**********

Sept.  18-19
Library- Work on Research Project
Choose a Research Paper Topic

Sept.  20-21
Library- Work on research Project
Write and Outline

Sept. 22,25
Intro- Ch 2 Discuss- Ch 2.1
Begin- Ch 2 RQ 
Begin- SR Ch 2
 
Sept  26-27
Discuss- Ch. 2.1 (part)
Begin- Athens vs. Sparta paper
SR Ch 2 DUE
 
Sept   28-29
Discuss- Ch 2.2 (part) or Study questions on Ch. 2.2
Work on- Ch. 2 RQ

Oct. 2-3 
Discuss- Ch 2.2
Do- The toughest assignment ever. DUE End of Class Today.
Athens vs. Sparta Paper DUE TODAY

Oct. 4-5 
Ch. 2 TEST - TODAY
Ch. 2 RQ DUE TODAY

Oct.  9-10
Intro Ch. 3 Discuss Ch 3.1
Begin- Ch. 3 RQ
Begin- Comparative Religion Assign.
 
Oct. 11-12
Discuss- Middle East Geography
Do- Middle East Map- DUE at the END of Class TODAY
Work on- Comparative Religions
 
Oct.  13, 16
Discuss- Ch. 3.2 (Africa)
Comparative Religion Assignment - DUE TODAY
Work on Ch. 3 RQ

Oct.  17-18
Discuss- African Geography
Do- Africa Map- Due END of Class TODAY
 
Oct.  19, 23
Discuss- Ch. 3.3 (Asia)
Begin- Genghis Khan Resume
Work on Ch. 3 RQ

Oct.  24-25
Discuss- Geography of Asia
Resume- DUE Today
Do- Asia Map- Due End of Class TODAY
 
Oct.  26-27
Discuss- Characteristics of Civilization
Do- Create your own Civilization- Due end of Class TODAY
Ch. 3 RQ- DUE Today

Oct. 30-31  
Discuss- Ch 3.4 (Feudalism/Crusades)
Begin- Create a Castle assignment

 
Nov.  1-2
Discuss- Castle Construction/Purpose
Finish- Create your own Castle- DUE TODAY

Nov.  3, 6
Intro Ch. 4 Discuss- Ch 4.1 (Middle Ages)
Begin- Ch 4 RQ
**********Research Paper DUE Nov. 10​​***********
 
Nov. 7-8 
Discuss- Ch 4.2
Do- South America Map- DUE TODAY
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Nov.  9-10
Discuss- Ch 4.2
Do- Ch. 4 Paragraphs- DUE TODAY
 
Nov.  13-14
Ch 4 TEST
Ch 4 RQ- DUE TODAY
 
Nov.  15-16
Intro Ch 5
Discuss Ch 5 Main Ideas 
Do- Ch. 5 Paragraphs- DUE TODAY
Begin- Ch 5 RQ
 
Nov.  17, 27
Extra Credit?

 
**Thanksgiving Break- Nov. 20-24**

Nov, 28-29 
Discuss- Ch 6 Main Ideas
Begin- Ch 6 Questions
Ch. 5 RQ- DUE TODAY

Nov 30- Dec  1
Discuss- Ch 7 Main Ideas
Begin- Ch 7 Questions
Ch 6 Questions- DUE TODAY
 
Dec.  4-5
Intro- Ch 10 Discuss- 10. 1-3
Begin- Ch 10 RQ
Ch 7 Questions- DUE TODAY
**Final Exam will cover Ch 10-11 ONLY.

Dec.  6-7
Discuss- Ch 10.4
Ch 10 RQ - DUE TODAY

Dec. 8, 11 
Intro- Ch 11 Discuss- Ch 11 (All)
Begin- Ch 11 RQ
Review for Final Exam
 
Dec.  12-13
Do- Revolutions Paragraphs- DUE TODAY
Ch 11 RQ - DUE TODAY
**We didn't have time for this.

Dec.  14-15
Review for Final
**Finals begin on Dec. 13

Final Exams - Dec. 12-15
*See AAHS Homepage for Finals Schedule. 

 
 
SECOND SEMESTER
 
Jan  ​4-5
Intro Ch 12 Discuss Ch 12 (Industrial Revolution)
Begin- Ch 12 Questions
Write- Industrial Revolution Paragraph (How would your life be different without the Ind. Rev.?)- Paragraph- DUE Today
*NO test over this chapter.
 
Jan  8-9
Discuss- Ch. 12- (Inventors)
Begin- Create your own Invention
Ch 12 Questions- DUE TODAY
 
Jan  10-11
Intro to Ch 13 Discuss- Ch 13 (Main Ideas only)
Begin- Ch 13 Questions
Inventions- DUE TODAY
*NO test over this chapter.​
 
Jan   12, 16
Do- Ch 13 Paragraphs- DUE End of Class TODAY
Ch 13 Questions- DUE TODAY
 
Jan   17-18
Intro- Ch 14 Discuss- Ch 14.1-2
Begin- Ch 14 RQ's
Discuss- Research Papers for 2nd Semester ****Paper Due April   ????????****
 
Jan   19, 22
Work on- Research Paper
Choose a Topic

Jan  ​23-24
Work on- Research Paper
Write an Outline

Jan   25-26
Discuss Ch 14.3-4
Begin- South Asia MAP
Begin- Avatar Comparison Paper- DUE Next week.

Jan  29-30
Discuss Panama Canal/Suez Canal
Begin- Panama Canal Paragraphs
South Asia Map- DUE TODAY
Ch 14 RQ's- DUE TODAY

Jan 31 -Feb 1 
Intro Ch 15
Discuss Ch 15.1-2
Begin- Ch. 15 RQ's
Panama Canal Paragraphs- DUE TODAY

Feb  2, 5 
Discuss- Ch 15. 3
Do- Ch 15 Paragraphs- DUE End of Class TODAY
Avatar Comparison- DUE TODAY

Feb  6-7 
Ch 14-15 TEST- TODAY
Ch 15 RQ's- DUE TODAY
 
Feb   8-9
Intro to Ch 16 Discuss- Ch 16. 1 (part)
Begin- Ch 16 RQ's
 
Feb   12-13
Discuss- Ch 16. 1 (end)
Begin- Trench Warfare WS
 
Feb   14-15
Discuss- Ch 16. 2 (part)
Begin- Ch 16 Map
Begin- Arming the Earth Video Questions
Trench Warfare WS- DUE TODAY
 
Feb   20-21
Discuss- Ch 16. 2 (end)
Begin- Zimmerman Telegram WS
Finish- Arming the Earth Video Questions- DUE TODAY
Ch 16 Map- DUE TODAY
 
Feb   22-23
Discuss- Ch 16. 3
Zimmerman Telegram WS- DUE TODAY
 
Feb   26-27
Discuss- Ch 16. 4
Work on- Ch 16 RQ's
 
Feb 28 -Mar  1
Video- All Quiet on the W. Front
Study for the Ch. 16 TEST
Work on- Ch. 16 RQ's- DUE NEXT CLASS

Mar  2, 5
Ch 16 TEST- TODAY
Ch 16 RQ's- DUE TODAY


Mar  6-7
Intro- Ch 18 Discuss- Ch 18 Main Ideas
Begin- Ch 18 RQ's

 
Mar  8-9
Video- Gandhi

Mar   12-13
Video- Gandhi
Ch 18 RQ's- DUE TODAY

Mar  14-15
Intro- Ch 17 (World War 2)
Discuss- Ch 17. 2
Begin- Ch 17 RQ's
 
Mar  16, 19
Do- Ch 17 Paragraphs - DUE END OF CLASS TODAY
 
Mar  20-21
Discuss- Ch 17. 3
Begin- 3rd Reich Video Questions 
Begin- Causes of WW2 Paper
Ch 17 RQ's- DUE TODAY


 **Spring Break Mar. 26-30**

Mar  22- Apr 2
Finish- 3rd Reich Video Questions - DUE TODAY
 
Apr 3-4  
Intro- Ch 19 Discuss- Ch 19. 1
Begin- Ch 19 RQ's
Causes of WW2 Paper- DUE TODAY
 
Apr  5-6
Discuss- Ch 19. 2 (part)
Do- Battle of Britain Questions- DUE TODAY
 
Apr   9-10
Discuss- Ch 19. 2 (part)
Begin- Pearl Harbor WS
 
Apr 11-12 
Discuss- Pearl Harbor
Begin- Ch. 19.2 QUESTIONS
Pearl Harbor WS- DUE TODAY

Apr   13, 16
Discuss- Ch 19. 2 (part)
Work on Ch 19 RQ's
Ch. 19.2 Questions- DUE TODAY

**Research Paper DUE- April ????? by 2:50 pm**

Apr   17-18
Discuss- Ch 19. 3
Begin- Ch. 19 Paragraphs
 
Apr  19, 23
Discuss- Ch 19. 4
Ch 19 Paragraphs- DUE TODAY


Apr  24-25 
World War 2 TEST - TODAY
Ch 19 RQ's- DUE TODAY

Apr   26-27
Intro to FINAL EXAM Material
(Final Exam will be over- Ch 20.1-2, Ch 22.2, Ch 24.1, Ch 24.2, Ch 21.1)
Discuss- Ch 20. 1 (Cold War)
Begin- Ch 20 RQ's
 
Apr 30  - May 1
Discuss- Ch 24. 1 (Korean War)
Work on Ch 20 RQ's 
Do- Korean War Paragraphs- DUE End of Class TODAY

May  2-3
Discuss- Cuban Missile Crisis
Ch 20 RQ's - DUE TODAY

May  4, 7
Discuss- Space Race, Arms Race
Begin- Cold War Paragraphs- DUE End of Class TODAY

May   8-9
Discuss- Vietnam
Do- Vietnam Paragraphs- DUE End of Class TODAY

May  10-11
Discuss- End of the Cold War

May  14-15
Begin- Cold War Pictures Assignment
 
May   16-17
Finish- Cold War Pictures- DUE TODAY

May   18, 21
Discuss Terrorism in the World Today.

May  22-23
 Review for Final Exams

May 29-30


Finals Week

**See AAHS Homepage for ​Finals Schedule.

Final Exam will be over the Cold War.
(Ch. 20.1-2, Ch. 21.1, Ch. 22.2, Ch. 24.1-2)
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