Mr. Valenzuela
13Jun/17

Humanities 7 – Final Exam Review

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Humanities 7 Final Exam Review

This week, students will spend five days preparing with Mr. V and their classmates for the Humanities 7 Final Exam. The final schedule (posted below) begins on Thursday 6/16 until Tuesday 6/21, with final exam make ups scheduled for Monday 6/26. The review for the final exam will be counted as part of your final exam grade, so make sure to complete each step for full credit!

Downloads/Handouts

adobe-pdf-logo Finals Review Study Packet

adobe-pdf-logo BLA Final Exam Schedule

Review Games and Study Links

link Final Exam Review Flashcards (Source: Quizlet)

link Latin America Map Practice Quiz

link Africa Map Practice Quiz

link Monsoon Asia and SWC Asia Map Practice Quiz

link Europe and Russia Map Practice Quiz

link Final Exam Jeopardy Review Game

 youtube-logo "Tap the World!" Countries and Territories of the World [Video]

Final Exam Review Schedule

Tuesday 6/13 - Introduce Final Exam Review Packet and Final Exam Review (Unit 1 and Kahoot)

Thursday 6/15 - Final Exam Review (Units 2, 3, 4 and Kahoot)

Monday 6/19 - Final Exam Review (Units 5, 6, 7 and Kahoot)

Tuesday 6/20 - Final Exam for Section 10

Wednesday 6/21 - Final Exam for Section 8 and 9

Thursday 6/22 - Final Exam for Sections 6 and 7

Friday 6/23 - Final Presentations of the Boston Capstone Project (All Students)

Monday 6/26 - Make Up Day for Final Exams

Tuesday 6/27 and Wednesday 6/28 - Early Release Days (10:45 AM) and Final Days of School!

23Jan/17

Humanities 7 – Homework – Jan 23

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Today in class, students concluded their review of the Mid Term exam by using various study strategies, including practicing with a blank map of Africa and memorizing the names of the countries.

adobe-pdf-logo Blank Africa Map

link Africa Map Practice Game

link Africa Map Practice Quiz (Source: LizardPoint)

link Countries of Africa Flashcards (Source: Quizlet)

Homework - p. 58 - Write a note to Mr. V about how you studied for the Mid Term Exam tomorrow. Your note must be 6+ sentences, must mention at least 3 strategies you used to study, and can mention what you are concerned or confident about going into tomorrow's test.

20Jan/17

Humanities 7 – Homework – Jan 20

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Today in class, students continued to get prepared for the Mid Term Exam (on Wednesday 1/25) by practicing various study strategies.

microsoft_word_logo Mid Term Multiple Choice Practice

link Africa Map Practice Game

link Africa Map Practice Quiz (Source: LizardPoint)

link Countries of Africa Flashcards (Source: Quizlet)

Homework - p. 56 - On a separate sheet of paper, create a fake test of 15 questions AND their answers on information from Units 3 & 4.

19Jan/17

Humanities 7 – Homework – Jan 19

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Today in class, students began to get prepared for the Mid Term Exam (on Wednesday 1/25) by practicing various study strategies.

microsoft_word_logo Mid Term Multiple Choice Practice

link Africa Map Practice Game

link Africa Map Practice Quiz (Source: LizardPoint)

link Countries of Africa Flashcards (Source: Quizlet)

Homework - p. 54 - On a separate sheet, create of a fake test of 15 questions AND their answers on information from Units 1 & 2.

19Jan/17

Humanities 7 – Mid Term Flashcards – Study For Next Week’s Test

22Sep/16

Humanities 7 – Unit 0 Survey

20Sep/16

Humanities 7 – Homework – Sept 20

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Today in class, students had the opportunity to brainstorm their own personal mission statements, and were introduced to their Unit 0 Project, the My Life Context Map.

microsoft_word_logo My Life Context Map Instructions

Homework - p. 10 - Draft your Life Context Map (on the backside of the instructions).

The FINAL copy of your Life Context Map is due on Thursday September 22nd.

19Sep/16

Humanities 7 – Homework – Sept 19

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Today in class, we read an article and watched a film to understand the concept of "delayed gratification" and what it means for students' lives. We watched a video on the "Marshmallow Experiment," then discussed how it applied to our lives. If you missed the video, you can watch it by clicking here.

microsoft_word_logo Marshmallow Reading + Questions

Homework - p. 9 - Read and annotate the reading on the Marshmallow Experiment, then answer the questions (on the last page) about the reading and the concept of "delayed gratification."

Reminder: You have a quiz on Friday on pages E-F and K of your notebook!

19Sep/16

The Marshmallow Experiment [Video]