Monday, August 13: All presentation slides must be complete by tomorrow.
In Class Today: Students will finish their Ancient Civilizations Geography projects. Groups will begin presenting tomorrow!
Warm Up: None.
Tuesday, August 14: No homework.
In Class Today: The Egypt group will present their project to the class. Students will take notes on the natural barriers in ancient Egypt and on why Egypt was called the gift of the Nile.
Warm Up: Label the map of ancient Egypt.
Wednesday, August 15: Finish the Egypt packet.
In Class Today: Students will learn about the geography and history of ancient Egypt.
Warm Up: None
Thursday, August 16: Finish the China geography worksheet.
In Class Today: The China group will present their project to the class. Students will complete a literacy based activity to learn about China's geography. They will compare the physical characteristics of Mesopotamia, Egypt and China.
Warm Up: Go over the Egypt packet.
Friday, August 17: No homework.
In Class Today: Students will review China's geography. They will complete a cause and effect analysis. They will label a map of China.
Warm Up: Go over the China Geography worksheet.