Sophomore Geography
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This is a record of the first semester Geography assignments for the 1999-2000 school year by week. 
Last updated 1/14/00
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1st Quarter Assignments (Sept - Oct)
Second Quarter
Week 1 (Nov 8 - 12)
  • Tuesday: Ancient Civilizations and the Environment
    • Return Africa Quiz; makeup dates are after school Thurday and Friday only
    • Distribute new map (Europe)
    • Assign partners/regions for Ancient Civilizations and the Environment project
      • Cathy/EJ - Nile River Valley
      • Sam/Chrissie - Yellow River valley
      • Heather C/Amber - Timbuktu
      • Scott/Heather S/Kyle - Indus river valley
      • Nate/Wendy - Mongols
      • Nikki/Erick/Raul - Maya/Aztec
      • Lois/Danielle Z- Mesopotamia
      • Ron/Danielle H - Inca/Moche
      • Hamza/Aaron - Rome
      • Crystal/Chanea - Minoa/Mycenae
    • Research using resources in the room
    • Bring 3x5 cards for use on Thursday
  • Thursday: Ancient Civilizations and the Environment
Week 2 (November 15 - 19)
  • Monday: Ancient Civilizations and the Environment
    • To library to continue research on project
  • Wednesday: Ancient Civilizations and the Environment
    • To computer lab to finish research
    • Start typing up web pages into Word
    • Should have intro page, bibliography, geography, and interaction documents completed
  • Friday: Ancient Civilizations and the Environment
    • To computer lab for web page work
    • Convert pages into HTML
    • Add internal links
Week 3 (November 22 - 24)
  • Tuesday: Ancient Civilizations and the Environment
    • Europe map test
    • To computer lab to finish web pages
    • Add index page, finish all links
Happy Thanksgiving!!!!

Week 4 (November 29 - December 3)

  • Monday
    • Middle East map out, quiz December 17
    • Ancient Civ web pages due
  • Wednesday
    • Study Period (Short day)
  • Friday
    • Population pyramids
    • Determine percent of populations by age group
    • Make population pyramids for various countries
Week 5 (Dec 6 - 10)
  • Tuesday: Population Pyramids
    • Finish Pyramids
    • Discuss implications
    • Questions about pyramids
  • Thursday: Population
Week 6 (Dec 13-17)
  • Monday: Population
    • Present, discuss population solutions
    • Read A Nonbearing Account, discuss
    • Watch part 2 of video The People Bomb
  • Wednesday: Population
    • Game A Throw of the Dice
  • Friday: Wrap up
    • Articles Due
    • Middle East and Vocabulary Test
WINTER BREAK Dec 18 - Jan 3
NO SCHOOL UNTIL JANUARY 3

Week 7 (Jan 3 - 7)

  • Tuesday: Mapping
    • Asia Map
    • 1854 Cholera mapping activity
      • Read information
      • Plot deaths
      • Determine cause
  • Thursday: Mapping
Week 8 (Jan 10-14) Week 9 (Jan 17-21) END OF SEMESTER
END OF CLASS
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