Mr. Valenzuela
31Jan/18

Humanities 7 – Homework – Jan 31

Elmina Castle

Today in class, students reviewed the driving forces behind European imperialism in Africa and the Unit 4.3 Vocabulary.

microsoft_word_logo Is Imperialism Ever Justified?

Homework - p. 7 - Complete the "Is Imperialism Ever Justified?" handout by reading each statement and deciding whether it is justified or not, then give your reason/rationale in at least 3-4 sentences.

30Jan/18

Humanities 7 – Homework – Jan 30

Africa_satellite_orthographic

Today in class, student explained some of the motivating and enabling factors of European colonization in the Americas by creating an identity map of why Europeans wanted to create colonies and what helped them to be successful (and by reviewing some of the causes and effects that were discussed yesterday).

microsoft_word_logo Unit 4.3 Vocabulary Chart

microsoft_word_logo Imperialism In Africa Understanding Questions

Homework - Complete both assignments for credit (worth two HW stamps):

p. 4 - Read, highlight, and annotate (5 comments and/or questions) the article about "Imperialism and Africa," then answer the questions on the back side of the handout (answer in complete sentences, at least 1-2 sentences per question).

p. 5 - Complete the Unit 4.3 Vocabulary.

29Jan/18

Humanities 7 – Homework – Jan 29

notebooks

Today in class, students got organized for Humanities class this term by setting up their Term 2 Interactive Student Notebooks. Students also previewed their learning for Unit 4.3: Africa by reviewing the causes and effects of colonialism from what we have learned in our units on Latin America and Africa, so far.

adobe-pdf-logo Blank Map of Africa

adobe-pdf-logo Causes and Effects of Colonialism Whole Class Notes

Homework - p. 3 - Complete the Blank Map of Africa by writing in the country names on the blank spaces (#28-55) on your map.

26Jan/18

Humanities 7 – Mid Year Student Survey

24Jan/18

Humanities 7 – Homework – Jan 24

Jeopardy

Today in class, students concluded 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 tomorrow's Mid Term Exam! Make sure you have all your pages of your notebook UP-TO-DATE to be submitted to Mr. Valenzuela.

 

23Jan/18

Humanities 7 – Homework – Jan 23

flashcards

Today in class, students began to get prepared for the Mid Term Exam (on Thursday 1/25) 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. 56 - On a separate sheet of paper, create a fake test of 15 questions AND their answers on information from Units 3 & 4.

22Jan/18

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

22Jan/18

Humanities 7 – Homework – Jan 22

girl-studying-and-writing1

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

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.

18Jan/18

Humanities 7 – Homework – Jan 18

Fort Apollonia

Today in class, Section 1students concluded the Unit 4.1 Ghana Slave Memorial Debate and learned which of the five options presented was chosen by the committee.

Homework - Complete the Unit 4.1 Ghana Slave Memorial Post-Debate Reflection on the class website.

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18Jan/18

Humanities 7 – Ghana Slave Memorial Debate Reflection