Social Studies- World Cultures and US History
Follow each step below to learn about Putin’s personality and politics and examine how the changes he has implemented have affected the Russian people. In a Google Doc, answer the questions listed under each link. Save your file in your Global folder on Google.
First, get a snapshot of Putin’s lie by reviewing a timeline of Vladimir Putin’s life.
Next, learn about the controversy when Putin ran for re-election for his third (non-consecutive) presidential term.
Now, read what former Russian leader Mikhail Gorbachev said about Putin’s leadership in the article, “An Ailing Gorbachev Makes a Fierce Attack on Putin and His Restrictions“
Finally, read Putin’s New Year’s Eve Speech of 2013.
Treatment of Women Articles
Create a tri Chart comparing the similarities and differences of Freedoms of Expression, Association, and Belief, Women’s Rights, and Criminal Justice/ arbitrary detention.
M- Venn Diagram Activity-
T-read page 190-193 partner read create 15 flash cards for vocabulary as a group.
W- War on Terror Notes
F- WebQuest- Due Monday
M- Frankish Vocabulary
T- Franks Doc
W- Frankish Kingdom notes
Th- Charlemagne notes
F- DBQ Act
Week of 12-4/ 12-8
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
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.