Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Day 168 of 2015/16 Tuesday 5-24-26

Finish Semester Exam Review and Submit.

2016 From to Submit Spring Semester Exam Review

Shortened Classes in AM
Finals in PM - 4 and 7

Wed. Period 6,2,8 Final
Thur - Period 1,3,5 Final

This is the final entry for this blog.  I am retiring at the end of this semester. To my Godley  Friends and Family,  Thanks for the memories.  "Don't forget to feed the dog.

Monday, May 23, 2016

Day 167 of 2015/16 Monday 5-23-16

Continue working on 2016 Semester Exam review

   TURN IN Assigned textbooks Monday 5-23-16  COME TO MY DESK ONE AT A TIME TO TURN IN ASSIGNED TEXTBOOK.

Log in to Skyward  - check your 6th Six Weeks grade AND SEMESTER AVERAGE.  Are you happy with Semester Average?  If so, that is the grade you need to make on the Final Exam to keep that grade.  Not happy with Semester Average?  This is your last chance to raise the average!

Semester Exam counts as 20% of your Final Semester Grade.  We will be working on  the Semester Exam Review to prepare you for the Exam.  All students will complete the Review.  If you are Exempt, you do not have to take the Final Exam.

The Review is 160 questions from Ch. 18-32.  120 of these questions are on the Exam.

There are 120 questions on the Exam.  The Exam is on paper - multiple choice, matching, true/false - easy to take and easy to grade. You have 70 minutes for the Exam. The Review counts as 15 points on the Exam.  NO REVIEW = -15 POINTS ON YOUR FINAL EXAM.   I will be dividing by 135.   You should complete the Review by Tuesday and submit.  Finals start that day.

-Spring Semester Review 2016   go to file and make a copy so you can answer


2016 From to Submit Spring Semester Exam Review  SUBMIT BEFORE EXAM

Homework:  Work on Semester Exam Review
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Thursday, May 19, 2016

Day 166 of 2015/16 Thursday 5-19-16

Student expectation:  assess causes, effects, and perceptions of conflicts between groups of people, including modern genocides and terrorism.

BRING YOUR ASSIGNED TEXTBOOK To SCHOOL MONDAY to turn in.

Work on Semester Exam review
1:30 -3 PM - Awards Ceremony

Log in to Skyward  - check your 6th Six Weeks grade AND SEMESTER AVERAGE.  Are you happy with Semester Average?  If so, that is the grade you need to make on the Final Exam to keep that grade.  Not happy with Semester Average?  This is your last chance to raise the average!

Semester Exam counts as 20% of your Final Semester Grade.  We will be working on  the Semester Exam Review to prepare you for the Exam.  All students will complete the Review.  If you are Exempt, you do not have to take the Final Exam.

The Review is 160 questions from Ch. 18-32.  120 of these questions are on the Exam.

There are 120 questions on the Exam.  The Exam is on paper - multiple choice, matching, true/false - easy to take and easy to grade. You have 70 minutes for the Exam. The Review counts as 15 points on the Exam.  NO REVIEW = -15 POINTS ON YOUR FINAL EXAM.   I will be dividing by 135.   You should complete the Review by Tuesday and submit.  Finals start that day.

-Spring Semester Review 2016   go to file and make a copy so you can answer

2016 From to Submit Spring Semester Exam Review

Homework:  Work on Semester Exam Review
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Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Day 165 of 2015/16 Wed. 5-18-16

Student expectation:  assess causes, effects, and perceptions of conflicts between groups of people, including modern genocides and terrorism.

Finish video: Hotel Rwanda - No phones, chromebooks, or sleeping - Fastest genocide in history - 1 million dead in 100 days.

Log in to Skyward  - check your 6th Six Weeks grade AND SEMESTER AVERAGE.  Are you happy with Semester Average?  If so, that is the grade you need to make on the Final Exam to keep that grade.  Not happy with Semester Average?  This is your last chance to raise the average!

Semester Exam counts as 20% of your Final Semester Grade.  We will be working on  the Semester Exam Review to prepare you for the Exam.  All students will complete the Review.  If you are Exempt, you do not have to take the Final Exam on test day.  I am working on exemptions and will let you know  when I finish.

The Review is 160 questions from Ch. 18-32.  120 of these questions are on the Exam.

There are 120 questions on the Exam.  The Exam is on paper - multiple choice, matching, true/false - easy to take and easy to grade. You have 70 minutes for the Exam. The Review counts as 15 points on the Exam.  NO REVIEW = -15 POINTS ON YOUR FINAL EXAM.   I will be dividing by 135.   You should complete the Review by Tuesday and submit.  Finals start that day.

2016 Spring Final Exam Review World Geo   go  to file and make a copy so you can answer

If you do not have Internet access at home, pick up a paper copy of the review on the table.  Complete answers and transfer to your Google document when you return to class.  I will NOT grade paper review - Answers must be submitted in a Google doc.
   
Forms to submit the Review will be on Thursday's blog.

Homework:  Work on Semester Exam Review
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Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Day 164 of 2015/16 Tuesday 5-17-16

Student expectation:  assess causes, effects, and perceptions of conflicts between groups of people, including modern genocides and terrorism.

In StudyStack  - come to my desk one at a time to show me Ch. 18-20 Vocabulary - 43 words  (If you have not finished the vocabulary, do it NOW!  Show me vocab today if you were absent Monday.


Continue video: Hotel Rwanda - No phones, chromebooks, or sleeping - Fastest genocide in history - 1 million dead in 100 days.

No homework.

Monday, May 16, 2016

Day 163 of 2015/16 Monday 5-16-16

Student expectation:  assess causes, effects, and perceptions of conflicts between groups of people, including modern genocides and terrorism.

Ch. 18 sec 1 & 2 Quiz is  cancelled due to power outage Thurs. 5-12-16.

Continue Ch. 19 sec 2  ??

or

In StudyStack  - come to my desk one at a time to show me Ch. 18-20 Vocabulary - 43 words  (If you have not finished the vocabulary, do it NOW!

Video: Hotel Rwanda - No phones, chromebooks, or sleeping - Fastest genocide in history - 1 million dead in 100 days.

No homework.

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Day 162 of 2015/16 Friday 5-13-16

AM - Awards Ceremony at 10:00 .
PM - Wildcat Day

In StudyStack - FINISH Ch. 18-20 Vocabulary (if you did not finish Wed.)  I will grade 43 words Monday 5-16-16.

Watch Student News

Play Countries of Northern Africa - turn on labels to help you learn.
  Play Western Africa Countries - turn on labels to help you learn.
Eastern Africa Countries -  turn on labels to help you learn.
Central Africa Countries - turn on labels to help you learn
Southern Africa Countries - turn on labels to help you learn

All the Countries of Africa

Homework: Don't forget to feed the dog.