Monday, April 24: Finish the Great Wall worksheet.
In Class Today: Students will complete a SAS Curriculum Pathways activity on the Great Wall of China (can be accessed through the WLMS website - QL # is 1340).
Warm Up: None.
Tuesday, April 25: No homework.
In Class Today: Students will complete follow-up activities related to the lab activity and worksheet on the Great Wall of China. They will learn about the Grand Canal and other "Ancient Chinese Wonders." They will discuss the role that citizens played in all of these works.
Warm Up: Great Wall Gallery Walk
Wednesday, April 26: No homework. *Interim reports will be sent home today for any students that are making a D or an F in Social Studies for fourth quarter. Please return with a signature by Friday.*
In Class Today: Students will begin writing a RAFT paper about one of the wonders of ancient China. They will research the topic they have chosen and begin writing the rough draft of the paper.
Warm Up: Dynasty map analysis.
Thursday, April 27: RAFT paper is due next Thursday, May 4.
In Class Today: Students will review the RAFT paper requirements. They will finish their research and work on the rough draft. Students who are ready will have peer writing conferences.
Warm Up: None.
Friday, April 28: RAFT paper is due Thursday, May 4.
In Class Today: Students will learn about the daily life of the Mongols.
Warm Up: What role did citizens play in the wonders of ancient China?