Mr. Valenzuela
8Nov/17

Humanities 7 – Homework – Nov 8

girl-studying-and-writing1

Today in class, students assessed their knowledge of content in Humanities from the entire term by taking the Term 1 Test.

Homework - There is NO new homework tonight! The term ends TOMORROW, so any missing work must be turned into Mr. Valenzuela by tomorrow at the latest.

Make sure to bring in a new one-subject notebook to set up for Term 2 in-class on Monday 11/13.

7Nov/17

Humanities 7 – Homework – Nov 7

Jeopardy

Today in class, students reviewed what they have learned in Humanities during this term, in preparation for their Term 1 Test on Wednesday 11/8, by completing a review game in groups.

link Humanities 7 Term 1 Jeopardy Review

link Quizlet: Term 1 Flashcards

Homework - Study for your Term 1 Test TOMORROW!

6Nov/17

Humanities 7 – Term 1 Flashcards – Study For Wednesday’s Test!

16Oct/17

Humanities 7 – Unit 1 Student Survey

16Oct/17

Humanities 7 – Homework – Oct 16

quiz

Today in class, students assessed the organization of their Interactive Student Notebooks in Humanities by taking a notebook quiz. Students also submitted their notebooks to Mr. V to be graded on their organization, content, and neatness. After the quiz, students completed their discussion on whether Boston is a segregated city or not.

 Maps On "Is Boston Segregated?" Activity

microsoft_word_logo Is Boston Segregated? Understanding Questions

microsoft_word_logo Unit 2 Vocabulary Chart

Homework - The homework tonight is worth TWO stamps! Make sure to complete both for credit:

1) Complete the Unit 1 Student Survey.

2) Complete the Unit 2 Vocabulary Chart

Reminder  - You have a CLOSED notebook quiz (on the Unit 2 vocab) on Friday 10/20.

13Oct/17

Humanities 7 – Notebook Check In – Oct 13

13Oct/17

Humanities 7 – Homework – Oct 13

Boston_Back_Bay_reflection

Today in class, students reflected on the Boston Neighborhood Projects and decided whether Boston is a segregated city or not by investigating and analyzing various maps.

 Maps On "Is Boston Segregated?" Activity

microsoft_word_logo Is Boston Segregated? Understanding Questions

microsoft_word_logo Boston Reflection Handout

Homework - p. 30 - Complete the Boston Reflection Handout by responding the prompt in at least 10 sentences.

Reminder - You now have your Notebook Quiz (pages 12-23) on Monday 10/16!

12Oct/17

Humanities 7 – Homework – Oct 12

boston_poster

Today in class, students concluded the last presentations from the Boston Neighborhoods Project.

microsoft_word_logo Boston Neighborhoods WebQuest

link Boston Zoning Viewer (Source: Boston Planning and Development Agency)

link Boston Census and Demographic Maps (Source: Boston Planning and Development Agency)

Homework - p. 29 - Complete the Boston Neighborhoods WebQuest handout by using the links above to answer the questions.

10Oct/17

Humanities 7 – Homework – Oct 10

presentation

Today in class, students began presenting with groups to the whole class on their assigned neighborhood thematic maps. Students in the audience took notes during each presentation.

microsoft_word_logo Boston Neighborhoods Presentations Chart

microsoft_word_logo Boston Neighborhoods Map Rubric

Homework - p. 24 - In your notebook, on page 24, reflect on what you have learned about each of the neighborhoods of Boston presented today in class by writing a summary of the information. Your summary must be 10+ sentences, and include at least one piece of information from each of the neighborhoods presented today.

Reminder - You have a notebook quiz on pages 12-23 on Friday 10/10!

6Oct/17

Humanities 7 – Homework – Oct 6

quiz

Today in class, students assessed their knowledge of Unit 1 vocabulary, mapping basics, and various map projections that we have learned so far in Unit 1 by taking a quiz. After the quiz, students met in small groups to complete their thematic maps for their assigned neighborhoods for the Unit 1 Project.

Homework - Complete the Unit 1 Project this weekend and be prepared to present with your group on Tuesday 10/10 or Wednesday 10/11!