Mr. Valenzuela
17Jan/20

Humanities 7 – Homework – Jan 17

Jeopardy

Today in class, students continued their review of the Mid Term exam by using various study strategies, including a Jeopardy review.

microsoft_word_logo Mid Term Jeopardy Answer Sheet

link Mid Term Review Jeopardy Game

link Africa Map Practice Game

link Africa Map Practice Quiz (Source: LizardPoint)

link Countries of Africa Flashcards (Source: Quizlet)

Homework - Study for next week's Mid Year Exam!

16Jan/20

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

16Jan/20

Humanities 7 – Homework – Jan 16

flashcards

Today in class, students began to get prepared for the Mid Term Exam (next week, see schedule below) by practicing various study strategies.

adobe-pdf-logo Mid Term Quizlet Matching Review

link Africa Map Practice Game

link Africa Map Practice Quiz (Source: LizardPoint)

link Countries of Africa Flashcards (Source: Quizlet)

Homework - p. 52 - On a separate sheet, create a fake test of 20 questions AND their answers on information from Units 1 & 2.

p. 54 - On a separate sheet of paper, create a fake test of 20 questions AND their answers on information from Units 3 & 4.

Mid Year Exam Schedule

Thursday 1/16 - Study for Mid Year Exam

Friday 1/17 - Study for Mid Year Exam

Tuesday 1/21 - Mid Year Exam (Section 6) and Project Work Day (ALL sections)

Wednesday 1/22 - Mid Year Exam (Section 7) and Project Work Day (Section 8)

Thursday 1/23 - Project Work Day (Section 5 and 7)

Friday 1/24 - Mid Year Exam (Section 5 and 8) and Project Work Day (Section 6)

17Dec/19

Humanities 7 – Unit 3 Student Survey

16Dec/19

Humanities 7 – Homework – Dec 16

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Today in class, students assessed their knowledge of the book Enrique's Journey by taking a quiz on the book. After the quiz, students continued the readers workshop on Enrique's Journey by reading and taking notes on the facts in the Epilogue and Afterward of the book.

microsoft_word_logo Enrique's Journey Epilogue and Afterward Notes

Homework - p. 35 - Complete the book by reading the Epilogue (p. 203-220) and the Afterward (p. 221-242) and then completing the EJ Epilogue/Afterward Notes with facts and statistics from what you have read (at least 10 in total).

13Dec/19

Humanities 7 – Homework – Dec 13

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Today in class, assessed what they have learned so far from reading Enrique's Journey. Then students continued the readers workshop for Enrique's Journey in small groups. Students also explored what the border between the United States and Mexico currently looks like by doing an investigation of a couple of links.

ppt_icon Reading Discussion Questions Instructions (How-To-Guide)

link Borderline (Source: Washington Post)

link Borderland (Source: NPR)

Homework - p. 33 - Read Chapter 9 (pages 169-194) of Enrique's Journey and create eight (8) discussion questions on page 33 of your notebook.

12Dec/19

How Corporations Profit From Border Militarization [Video]

12Dec/19

Humanities 7 – Homework – Dec 12

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Today in class, students continued the readers workshop for Enrique's Journey in small groups.

microsoft_word_logo Border Militarization Film Notes

youtube-logo How Corporations Profit from Border Militarization

link Borderland (Source: NPR)

ppt_icon Reading Discussion Questions Instructions (How-To-Guide)

Homework - p. 31 - Read the second part of Chapter 8 (pages 149-168) of Enrique's Journey and create eight (8) discussion questions on page 29 of your notebook, using the questioning strategies from Humanities.

11Dec/19

How The US Outsourced Border Security To Mexico [Video]

11Dec/19

Humanities 7 – Homework – Dec 11

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Today in class, students continued the readers workshop for Enrique's Journey in small groups.

microsoft_word_logo Enriques Journey Character Chart

youtube-logo How The US Outsourced Border Security to Mexico (Source: Vox Borders)

ppt_icon Reading Discussion Questions Instructions (How-To-Guide)

Homework - p. 29 - Read the first part of Chapter 6 (pages 117-145) of Enrique's Journey and create eight (8) discussion questions on page 29 of your notebook, using the questioning strategies from Humanities.