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August 2014
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27

No Homework:

Don't forget that you need a 3 ring binder for social studies with a couple of tab dividers.

 

 

28

Observing Artwork: de Heem

No Homework:

Don't forget that you need a 3 ring binder for social studies with a couple of tab dividers.

 

 

29

Notes over de Heem's Still Life with Grapes.

No Homework:

Don't forget that you need a 3 ring binder for social studies with a couple of tab dividers.

 

 

 

 

September 2014
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
 

2

Observation: Lascaux Cave Drawing..."the well."

 

3

Observation: "The Well"

Homework:

Quiz on Friday (9/5) over Cave Drawing. You can handwrite any of the notes on to the picture to use for the quiz

 

4

Notes on Lascaux Cave Drawing

Quiz on Friday (9/5) over Cave Drawing. You can handwrite any of the notes on to the picture to use for the quiz

5

Lascaux Cave Art Quiz

Pass out notes on Abraham and Monotheism.

Map of Canaan

No Homework

 

 

8

Abraham's sacrifice and the rock

Homework: Drawing of Abraham's Sacrifice (due 9/10)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9

Beginning notes on Monontheism Flowchart

Passed out Floorplan of King Solomon's Temple and discussed the Plaza, the Molten Sea, the Altar and the Ark of the Covenant

 

Passed out p. 15 Internet picture assignment.

10

Artist Observation on Dipylon Amphora

 

Notes and Homework for this week's amphora here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11

Notes/Purpose of Dipylon Amphora

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12

Class Activity: Make a Funerary Amphora.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

15

Funerary Amphora Classwork

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

16

Artist Observation: Panathenaic Amphoras

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

17

Panathenaic Amphora use and examples. Assignment on Cheese Rolling Amphora(Due Monday 9/22)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Classwork: Panathenaic Cheeserolling Amphora (Due Monday 9/22)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

19

Class Activity: Whose that on the Amphora

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

22

Process of making Olive Oil and it's uses. Note sheet filled out to study for Thursday Quiz.

Panathenaic Amphoras Due

Study for Olive Oil Quiz

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

23

The Dead Sea

Study for Olive Oil Quiz

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

24

Labeling Parts of Greek Temples

Notes and assingment are here.

Study for Olive Oil Quiz

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

25

Olive Oil Production Quiz

Are you smarter than a Roman?

Greek Temple Labeling due Tuesday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

26

Work on Temple Labeling Project due Tuesday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

29

Secrets of the Parthenon. Worsheet for video here.

 

 

30

Nova: Secrets of the Parthenon

Greek Temple Outlines due

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 2014
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

Geographic Borders of the Roman Empire Map

The Roman Empire 338 B.C.E. Map

Roman Maps of 212 B.C.E and 9A.D.

2

In class activity: How much weight does an architrave versus arch hold.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

Test over Greek Temples

 

6

In class activity: How much weight does an architrave versus arch hold.

Youtube: Building an arch

Homework: Bring scissors and glue to build paper arch

 

 

7

Papercraft Arch Bridge Activity

 

 

 

8

Notes: Buttress, Compression, Tension, Weight (load), Centering (scaffolding) and de-centering

Discussed the principle of a keystone

Youtube: Dry-Stone Arch Bridge

Aurorille Earth Institute

Arcades

Homework: Roman Technology Worksheet

 

 

9

Roman Aqueducts

 

 

 

10

No School

 

13

No School

 

14

Concrete versus Cement

 

15

Study Guide for Roman Technology Test (10/24)

Homework: Make cheat sheet for Test

 

16

Roman Technology: The Roman Bathhouse

Homework: Make cheat sheet for Test

17

Finish Nova: Roman BathhouseHomework: Make cheat sheet for Test

20

Artist Observation: Augustus Prima Porta

Homework: Make cheat sheet for Test

 

 

 

 

21

Discussion: Augustus Prima Porta and Propaganda in the Roman Empire

What is Propaganda?

Homework: Make cheat sheet for Test

 

22

Making your own Propaganda Project

Homework: Make cheat sheet for Test

23

Making your own Propaganda Project

Homework: Make cheat sheet for Test

 

24

Test over Roman Technology

 

 

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November 2014
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

Augustus Prima Porta Test

 

 

 

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14

Pantheon: Occulus, Tension Ring and Coffer

Homework: Due Monday is the Pantheon Worksheet

 

15

 

Homework: Due Monday is the Pantheon Worksheet

18

 

Discussion: Last Days of Jesus: Passover

 

 

 

19

Collect Pantheon Worksheet Homework

Discussion: Last Days of Jesus and the Trial of Jesus

The Last Days Of Jesus Worksheet Due Monday and Study for Test 11/25

 

20

Caiaphas, Pontius Pilate, Arrest of Jesus, Great Sanhedrin, Christian Holy Week

The Last Days Of Jesus Worksheet Due Monday and Study for Test 11/25

21

The Last Days Of Jesus Worksheet Due Monday and Study for Test 11/25

22

Good Citizenship Movie

The Last Days Of Jesus Worksheet Due Monday and Study for Test 11/25

25

Roman Technology Test

Last Days of Jesus Worksheet due today

No Homework

 

 

26

Secrets of the Dead: Where is Jesus Buried?

No Homework

 

 

27

NO School

 

28

NO School

 

29

NO School

 

 

 

December 2014
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

2

National Geography Bee Grade Level Competition

No Homework

 

3

Pass back test on Roman Technology...corrections due Thursday for extra credit (NO LATE WORK ACCEPTED)

Discussion: The Siege of Jerusalem

 

4

Discussion: The Destruction of Jerusalem 70 A.D. and Masada

Homework: Test Corrections

 

5

Discussion: Masada

 

6

Jerusalem/Masada Diptych Assignment (back of p.43 in notes.) This will be graded as a homework assign but you get to use it for test next Thursday 12/12

9

Work on Diptych

Test on Thursday 12/12

 

10

Masada and work on Diptych

Test on Thursday 12/12

11

Map: Christianity 112 C.E.

12

Test on Destruction of Jerusalem/Masada

YOU GET TO USE YOUR DIPTYCH

Sailing the Danube River

No Homework

13

Map: Spread of Christianity 250 A.D.

 

The Western Wall

No Homework

16

Hadrian's Wall

The Eagle

 

 

17

Artist Observation:

Portonaccio Sarcophagus

18

Portonaccio Sarcophagus

 

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20

Map Quiz: Outlining the Roman Empire and labeling Geographic Boundries

 

23

No School

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No School

25

No School

26

No School

27

No School

30

No School

31

No School

     
         

 

January 2015
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

 

 

 


 

1

No School

 

2

No School

3

No School

6

Class Activity: Divide Roman Empire into parts with written explanation as to rationale.

No Homework

 

7

Map (p.10): Diocletian and the separation of the Roman Empire 286 A.D.

No Homework

8

Constantine, Maxentius and the Milvian Bridge Discussion

P and the X

 

 

No Homework

9

Constantine the Great video

 

10

Finish Constantine

Begin assignment

13

In class assignment: Constantine 's Battle at the Milvian Bridge Drawing (Due Tuesday)

14

Ptolemy III Euergetes Coin

Map of Constantine and Religion in Roman Empire

Satellite Images of Byzantium/Constantinople/Istanbuhl

No Homework

15

Spelling Bee

Byzantium becomes new Rome

The city of Constantinople

 

16

Work on Constantinople Map Project

17

Work on Constantinople Map Project

20

No School: MLK Day

 

21

Work on Constantinople Map Project

22

Hippodrome/Egyptian Obelisk/Serpent's Column

23

Trip to Istanbul

24

Basilica Cistern and Christ's Nail

Homework: Place notes for above on Map for Monday

27

The Mese/Milion to Galata Tower

Homework: Place notes for above on Map for Tomorrow

Test Using Map on Friday

 

28

Review for Friday's Test

Map: Western Europe/Byzantine Empire 400 A.D.

Study for Test on Friday

 

29

Map: Western Europe/Byzantine Empire 476 A.D.

Introduction to the Dark Ages

Homework: Bring in popcycle sticks/toothpicks to make Motte and Bailey for Monday

Study for Test on Friday

 

30

Architecture of the Dark Ages: the Motte and Bailey

Homework: Bring in popcycle sticks/toothpicks to make Motte and Bailey for Monday

Study for Test on Friday

31

 

 

February 2015
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
 

 

 

 

 

 

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4

Constantinople Test (Make sure your map is complete because you get to use it for test.)

Homework: Bring in popcycle sticks/toothpicks to make Motte and Bailey for Wednesday

 

5

Begin making Motte and Bailey (though probably snow day)

6

In class: Work on Motte and Bailey

7

In class: Work on Motte and Bailey

10

Motte and Bailey (Due Feb 18)

 

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Motte and Bailey (Due Feb 18)

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March 2015
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

4

Crisis in the Ukraine

Homework: Answer each question in paragraph form and find pictures to label

 

5

Crisis in the Ukraine

Passed out Penn Station Building Worksheet

6

Penn Station and Roman Architecture

7

American Experience: The Rise and Fall of Penn Station

Homework: Due Wednesday Penn Station/Roman Questions

IMPORTANT: Must be in paragraph form.
Q1 (Must include East River, Hudson River, Manhattan, New Jersey and Pennsylvania Railroad) Explain why, what and where

Q2: (Must include silt, changing tide, blowout and tunnel alignment)

Q6: DO NOT START WITH "I BELIEVE...
*Explain under what circumstances a building should belong to who

*Why?

*use examples of 3 buildings to support your answer

8

American Experience: The Rise and Fall of Penn Station

Homework: Due Wednesday Penn Station/Roman Questions

IMPORTANT: Must be in paragraph form.
Q1 (Must include East River, Hudson River, Manhattan, New Jersey and Pennsylvania Railroad) Explain why, what and where

Q2: (Must include silt, changing tide, blowout and tunnel alignment)

Q6: DO NOT START WITH "I BELIEVE...
*Explain under what circumstances a building should belong to who

*Why?

*use examples of 3 buildings to support your answer

 

 

11

Homework: Due Wednesday Penn Station/Roman Questions

IMPORTANT: Must be in paragraph form.
Q1 (Must include East River, Hudson River, Manhattan, New Jersey and Pennsylvania Railroad) Explain why, what and where

Q2: (Must include silt, changing tide, blowout and tunnel alignment)

Q6: DO NOT START WITH "I BELIEVE...
*Explain under what circumstances a building should belong to who

*Why?

*use examples of 3 buildings to support your answer

12

Homework: Due Wednesday Penn Station/Roman Questions

IMPORTANT: Must be in paragraph form.
Q1 (Must include East River, Hudson River, Manhattan, New Jersey and Pennsylvania Railroad) Explain why, what and where

Q2: (Must include silt, changing tide, blowout and tunnel alignment)

Q6: DO NOT START WITH "I BELIEVE...
*Explain under what circumstances a building should belong to who

*Why?

*use examples of 3 buildings to support your answer

13

 

14

Parts of a Castle

15

Castle Outline Project

18

Work on Castle Outline

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Work on Castle Outline

20

Malaysian Missing Flight and Crimea

Work on Castle Outline

21

Inside North Korea

Korea homework due Monday

22

Current Events Quiz

Inside North Korea

Korea homework due Monday

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April 2015
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Life of a Serf and Peasant Notes

Homework: Develop a possible remedy for the 6 Patient symptoms

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May 2015
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

 

 

 


 

 

1

Legacy of Charlemagne

No Homework

 

 

2

Work on Charlemagne Rap

5

Frankish Kingdom map of 814 A.D.

Work on Charlemagne Rap (Due Friday 5/9)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

 

June 2015
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