Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Global Studies Ancient Greek Test (3/6G & 3/7W)

Test is March 6 for periods 5 & 7  and then period 6 will take their version on March 7.

Here is a link to the review sheet
Greece Summative for History & Culture
Unit EQ: How are you your own best friend and/or worst enemy?


Here are the terms that you should know and be able to talk about for your test.  The test is a combination of: fill-in the blanks, short answers, and illustrations (NOT MULTIPLE CHOICE). It will count in both the culture and history competency areas. STUDY!!!!

Ancient Greece
Themistocles
Pericles
Homer
Xerxes
Socrates
Plato
Aristotle
Alexander the Great
Persian War
Peloponnesian War
4 Columns
Athens
Sparta
The 300
Zeus/Poseidon/Hades
Athena/Hera/Aphrodite
Democracy
Agora
Acropolis
Amphitheater
City-state/Polis
Triremes
Demos
Parthenon
Tholos Tomb
Hellenism
Minoans (and Minotaur)
Mycenaeans
Direct Democracy
Ephors
Military Oligarchy
Monarchy
Oracle
Ostracize
Life/Values of Athenians
Life/Values of Spartans

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Blizzard Bag: 2/7/18

HOYL (History of your life)
YOU HAVE TWO CHOICES:
1) Work for 30 minutes on your generational workplace summative article due on Monday (the one about a teacher).

2) Or, read an article from any news source (or a scholarly article) about ANYTHING SCHOOL APPROPRIATE, and use this as an opportunity to practice your Literature Reviews. The template for the literature review can be found at https://drive.google.com/open?id=1YkLGqcXdVimmhPT8FDERw99MOyIOjZ0dG9WHsqddES4 
You may submit it through email aparkinson@sau53.org or in person the next class.



GLOBAL STUDIES


YOU HAVE THREE CHOICES
1) If you have "Assassin's Creed: Origins" play it for 20 minutes (try not to kill anyone, just walk around and observe) and then write a paragraph about what you saw in the cities/countryside.

2) What "CrashCourse Mythology" Episode 1 (What is a myth?) and write a paragraph explaining what a myth is with examples.

3) Read an article about Europe and complete the current event form that goes along with it. You may choose any school-appropriate article. I will be available by email throughout the day (aparkinson@sau53.org). You may either submit the assignment via email, via the form I gave you in class, or via the google form on the Blizzard bag page - https://goo.gl/forms/gUEp6NqJh6RlV86U2 -  (there is a link on the “weekly plans” page AND at the bottom and in the menu of the main page), or by bringing in a hard copy the next day on notebook paper. Please remember that we only get credit for the day if you all do this activity, so please don't be the person that messes it up for everyone.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Blizzard Bag Semester 2 Reminder

HOYL
Your assignment is to read an article about ANYTHING SCHOOL APPROPRIATE, and use this as an opportunity to practice your Literature Reviews. The template for the literature review can be found at https://drive.google.com/open?id=1YkLGqcXdVimmhPT8FDERw99MOyIOjZ0dG9WHsqddES4 
You may submit it through email aparkinson@sau53.org or in person the next class.



GLOBAL STUDIES
Your assignment is to read an article about Europe and complete the current event form that goes along with it. You may choose any school-appropriate article, just make sure that it was written after November 30, 2017.  I will be available by email throughout the day (aparkinson@sau53.org). You may either submit the assignment via email, via the form I gave you in class, or via the google form on the Blizzard bag page - https://goo.gl/forms/gUEp6NqJh6RlV86U2 -  (there is a link on the “weekly plans” page AND at the bottom and in the menu of the main page), or by bringing in a hard copy the next day on notebook paper. Please remember that we only get credit for the day if you all do this activity, so please don't be the person that messes it up for everyone.

Thursday, January 25, 2018