Week Five Spring – (February 11-15)

Current Issues

Monday

Discuss Fantastic Lies

Discuss 2020 Candidate Articles

Tuesday

Intelligence Squared Debate – Courts not Campuses Should Decide Sexual Assault Cases – Due Friday

Wednesday

AoW

Thursday

Finish Intelligence Squared Debate

Friday

Dialogue Intelligence Squared Debate

Democrats Are Wrong About Republicans. Republicans Are Wrong About Democrats

It Isn’t Your Imagination: Twitter Treats Conservatives More Harshly than Liberals

World History

Monday

Classical Civilizations Study Guide

Tuesday

Classical Civilizations Test

Byzantine Empire Map

Byzantine Timeline

Wednesday

Rise and Fall if the Byzantine Empire

The Byzantine Empire PPT

The Hagia Sophia

Hagia Sophia 360

Byzantine Empire Primary Sources Centers – Due Thursday

Nika Rebellion

Thursday

Where did Russia Come From?

Russia PPT

History v Genghis Khan

Barbarians – The Mongols

Friday

Aladdin

Aladdin Stereotypes – Due Monday After Break

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Week Five Spring – (February 4-8)

Current Issues

Monday

Dialogue Project Censored Article / Who Controls the Media

Tactics Used by the Mainstream Media

Tuesday

The Five – Tactics Used by the Mainstream Media – Due Wednesday

Wednesday

AoW Dialogue

Start Fantastic Lies

Thursday

Finish Fantastic Lies

Friday

30 for 30: Fantastic Lies – Due Monday

2020 Democratic Contenders Readings – Due Monday

World History

Monday

On the Foot Path of the Silk Road

A Day in the Life of a Roman Soldier

Christianity in the Roman Empire

Roman Achievements Stations

Roman Achievements Stations Chart – Due Tomorrow

Tuesday

The Roman Empire PPT

The Conspiracy Against Julius Caesar

History v Cleopatra

Julius Caesar Roundtable Discussion

Julius Caesar Obituary – Due Wednesday

Wednesday

Emperor Movie Poster – Due Thursday

Thursday

Fall of Rome Writing Day

Fall of Rome DBQ

Fall of Rome DBQ

Fall of Rome – BBC

8 Reasons Why Rome Fell – History Channel

Lessons From the Fall of Rome – Time

Fall of Rome Crash Course

Why Rome Fell – HistoryNet

DBQ Writing Day

Class ID: 18923268

Enrollment Key: CoachJHHS

Friday

Fall of Rome Writing Day – Due Next Wednesday

Week Four Spring – (January 29-February 1)

Current Issues

Monday

Clay Shirkey – How Social Media Can Make History

15 Billionaires Who Control the Media

Shadows of Liberty

Tuesday

Ways the Media is Deceiving You

Wednesday

Finish Shadows of Liberty

AoW Dialogue

Project Censored Documentary

Thursday

Project Censored – Due Friday

Mass Media Analysis – Due Friday

Friday

Dialogue Project Censored / Mass Media Analysis

 

World History

Monday

This is Sparta

Ancient Greek Wars

Drawn History – The Trojan War

Trojan Horse Clip 

What if Persia Conquered Greece?

BBC Link

Persian Wars Storyboard – Due Tuesday –  Due Wednesday

Tuesday

The Golden Age of Athens

Daily Life in Athens

What Type of Candy do You Want?

You Be the Judge (Political Systems) – Due Wednesday

Wednesday

Comparing City-States Chart

Greek Gods in 12 Minutes

Mankind Episode #2

Thursday

Athens/Sparta Quiz

Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great Part I

Plato’s Best and Worst Ideas

Why Socrates Hated Democracy

Ancient Greek Philosopher Head Tweets – Due Friday

Friday

Why is Alexander’s Tomb so Important?

Teenage Life in Rome

Rome Map

The Roman Republic PPT

Mankind #3

Week Three Spring – (January 21-25)

Current Issues

Monday

No School

Tuesday

Dialogue Immigration Assumptions KWL

Dialogue Debate Response

Pro/Con – Birthright Citizenship

Pro/Con – Would Increasing Legal Immigration Decrease Illegal Immigration?

Pro/Con – Are Mass Deportations a Good Method to Address Illegal Immigration?

Pro/Con – Is Illegal Immigration an Economic Burden to the US? 

Pro/Con – Does Illegal Immigration Disadvantage American Workers?

Pro/Con – Should the Government Allow People Who Are Here Illegally Become U.S. Citizens?

Wednesday

Dialogue Pro/Con Responses

Teen/Native American Confrontation QFT

Thursday

CNN – Native American Perspective

Protest Perspective

Fox – Media Quick to Slam Teen 

Explore Other Media Narratives

Hashtag Activism and the Dehumanizing Effect of Fake News

Atlantic – Trump-Era Overcorrection

One Question Interview – What Do You Consider News / What Are your News Sources? – Due Friday

Friday

Dialogue One Question Interview

Media Bias Charts

How to Choose Your News

How Social Media Can Make History 

Dialogue Media Bias Questions

AoW – Trump replacement for Obama climate plan worse than doing nothing

World History

Monday

No School

Tuesday

Ancient China PPT

What Makes the Great Wall so Extraordinary?

Terracotta Warriors

History of the Terracotta Warriors

Chinese Philosophies Hundred Schools of Thought

Chinese Philosophies Moral Dilemmas – Due Wednesday

Wednesday

Ancient Civilizations Review Guide

Thursday

Ancient Civilizations Test

Ancient Greece Map

Real Story of Eureka

Friday

A History of Ideas

Early Aegean Civilization

Rival City-States (Sparta vs Athens)

Greek City States Unity and Division Reading

Greek Wife Swap

Comparing Athens and Sparta – Due Monday

Week Two Spring (January 14-18)

Current Issues

Monday

Discuss Topics from Last Friday

Article of the Week – Intro

AoW Schedule

132 Million People Will Need Aid

Student Opinion – Predictions for 2019 – Answer Q’s for Tuesday

Tuesday

Dialogue Aid/Student Predictions

QFT – Border Wall Pic

One Question Interview – Border Wall – Due Wednesday

Wednesday

iSide With – Border Wall Question

iSide With – Border Wall Map 

Tucker Carlson – January 11th

Thursday

KWL – Border Assumptions – Due Monday (8-10 Facts)

IS Debate – Do Not Give Us Your Poor Tired Huddled Masses

Debate Link 

Intelligence Squared Debate – Immigration – Due Monday

Friday

Finish Debate

Finish Writing Response – Due Monday

Lab – KWL Fact Finding

 

World History

Monday

Egyptian Book of the Dead

Ancient Egypt

Empire Games – Egypt

The Negative Confession – Due Tuesday

Mental Map Activity – Due Friday

Tuesday

Map Misconceptions

Hammurabi’s Code Exerpts

Hammurabi’s Code Stations

Hammurabi’s Code Writing Assignment – Due Wednesday

Mankind Episode One

Wednesday

The Pharoah That Wouldn’t Be Forgotten

Near East Map Key

Washington Monument Clip

Egyptian Obelisk Assignment – Due Thursday

Thursday

Five Major World Religions

Development of Monotheism Timeline

Ancient India PPT

Indus Valley Crash Course

Finish Mental Maps

Friday

Buddhism

Enlightenment of the Buddah

Eastern Philosophy Buddah

A Mandala of Hindu Beliefs – Due Monday

Week One Spring (January 7-11)

Current Issues

Monday

Syllabus

Personality Test

Note Cards – Due Tomorrow

Sir Ken Robinson Lecture

Tuesday

Identity Wheel

Influences on Perception

Class Formation (Discussion, Dialogue, Debate, Deliberation)

Wednesday

How to Have a Conversation 

Look/Sound/Feel

Topical Opinion Survey / Discussion

In-Group Preference

Thursday

In Praise of Bias 

Characteristics of Culture

Worldview Lab Assignment – Due Friday

World View Assessment

Friday

Course Topic List

Course Topics Survey

 

World History

Monday

Syllabus

Personality Test

Note Cards – Due Tomorrow

Sir Ken Robinson Lecture

Einstein’s Riddle

Tuesday

Why France Produces the World’s Most World Cup Players

Maps

More Maps 

Still More Maps

Wednesday

Eight Features of Civilization

Linguistic Maps

Culture Discussion

Harrison SPRITE Sheet – Due Thursday

Thursday

SPRITE Discussion

In Praise of Bias

What is Culture?

World History Pre-Test

Friday

What Can We Learn from Ancient Skeletons

Measuring Historical Time

Iraqi Constitution

Ancient Mesopotamia

Mesopotamia Crash Course