Jeff Mahana Archive

Posted on December 18, 2017

World Cultures Monday 12/18/17

Treatment of Women Articles

Saudi Arabia- https://www.hrw.org/world-report/2017/country-chapters/saudi-arabia

Iran- https://www.hrw.org/world-report/2017/country-chapters/iran

Afghanistan- https://www.hrw.org/world-report/2017/country-chapters/afghanistan

 

Create a tri Chart comparing the similarities and differences of Freedoms of Expression, Association, and Belief, Women’s Rights, and Criminal Justice/ arbitrary detention.

Posted on December 11, 2017

Week of 12-11- 12-15

World Cultures

M- Venn Diagram Activity-

http://www.businessinsider.com/the-differences-between-shia-and-sunni-muslims-2015-10 https://www.thoughtco.com/difference-between-shia-and-sunni-muslims-2003755

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-16047709

 

T-read page 190-193 partner read create 15 flash cards for vocabulary as a group.

W- War on Terror Notes

TH- WebQuest

F- WebQuest- Due Monday

World History

M- Frankish Vocabulary

T- Franks Doc

W- Frankish Kingdom notes

Th- Charlemagne notes

F- DBQ Act

Posted on December 3, 2017

Week of 12-4/ 12-8

Week of 12-4/ 12-8

World Cultures-

M- Death in Gaza finish

T- Intro Syria and Time Line http://www.dw.com/en/syria-civil-war-timeline-a-summary-of-critical-events/a-40001379

W- Syria Notes and Map Act- http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-22798391

Th- Syria BBC Moviehttp://www.dailymotion.com/video/x2ng5np

F- Finish Clip- Syria Close read

World History

M- Presentations- Intro Medieval Europe.

T- Continue Medieval Europe

W- What the Barbarians did for US http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x2ng5np

Th- Compare Contrast Romans Vs. Feudal era Europe

F- Close Read Middle Ages Documents and Questions.

Posted on November 27, 2017

update to Two People Divided Video

If students are using a chromebook they will not be able to view the video due to flash player problems. Bellow are screenshot to help answer the questions.

Two Peoples Divided

https://www.dropbox.com/s/eljzbujf0cb6pde/two%20peoples%20divided.png?dl=0

effects of the barrier

https://www.dropbox.com/s/9f5ohcnf9mvfmuv/effects%20of%20the%20barrier.png?dl=0

effects

https://www.dropbox.com/s/e00hv1l61w628w0/effects%20of%20the%20barrier%20on%20palestine.png?dl=0

barrier types

https://www.dropbox.com/s/tl6owu8dnuo4l3p/Barrier%20types.png?dl=0

Posted on November 27, 2017

Week of 11-27/12-1

World Cultures

Finish Web Quest By Wednesday

Israel Palestine Web ACT

Thursday-Friday- Death in Gaza Film

World History

Due Tuesday

Byzantine Empire

Wednesday-Friday

Byzantine Research Project

Students will chose a topic, write a 3 paragraph paper and create a presentation for their research project.

Posted on October 30, 2017

Week of 10/30- 11/3

World Cultures-

M- Short constructed response, in class write.

T- Apartheid Vocabulary- Timeline activity

W- Finish Timeline Project-

Th- Present to Class/ Apartheid Vocab Quiz

F- Apartheid Close Read

World History

M- Norse Mythology Notes/ Research Norse myth

T- Thor

W- Work on Myth- Toondoo presentation/ Thor

Th- Thor

F- Present/ Norse Myth Cartoon to class. Teach your myth.

Posted on October 27, 2017

Friday 10-27-17

Friday-10-27 Africa Conflict Minerals- WRAP UP ACTIVITY 

*Have this Completed by Monday for the short Write*

On your own sheet of Paper- We will use these on the writing prompt Monday

  1. Watch this short Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gGuG0Ios8ZA

Write a 5 sentence summary of the Video

  1. Read this article- Find 3 Main Ideas- and 1 detail for each MAIN IDEA – also define 3 vocabulary words you do not know.

http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/jurisprudence/2013/09/conflict_minerals_from_the_congo_is_your_cellphone_made_with_them.html

 

  1. Read this article- Find 3 Main Ideas- and 1 detail for each MAIN IDEA  -also define 3 vocabulary words you do not know.

https://www.reuters.com/article/idUSLI538030._CH_.2400

Posted on October 24, 2017

Week Of 10-23/ 10- 27

World Culture-

M- Blood Diamonds intro- Video WS

T- National Geographic- http://www.snagfilms.com/films/title/blood_diamonds_diamonds_of_war

W- Link Crew Activity

TH- Blood Diamonds Article

F- Finish Article

 

World History

M- Intro Vikings- https://www.dropbox.com/s/ux0t55ho4b410dd/vikings%20unearthed.docx?dl=0

T- Nova Vikings- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W54IOAk4_VE

W- Continue

Th- Web Activity Vikings

F- Quiz

Posted on October 12, 2017

Berlin Conference Activity WC 10-12/10-13

Answer the questions and and create your graphic organizers on a separate sheet of paper. We will attach the material to our Africa Portfolio.  Activity

Posted on October 1, 2017

Week of 10-2/ 10-6

World Cultures

M- 2 column note Work sheet to close out WW2 video- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2RW0BC3e6Gg

T- History of the European Union DOC WS

W- Continue and Finsh

TH- Start Brexit Assignment

F- Finish

World History

M- Imperial China WS

T- Finish Reading and WS- Then Intro Imperial China Research Project

W- Paragraph Research

Th- Finish Research

F- Engineering and Empire China