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Mr. David Wright's 6th CORE

Welcome to the beginning of time!  We will journey along the course of human existence, from early humans and the birth of civilization to the Fall of ROME.   Join the odyssey as Literature, Language Arts and History blend to provide a comprehensive study of the past, while students develop and hone their skills for the future. 

 

 

Notes

Agenda for Friday, January 18, 2019

01/14/19

Agenda for 1/18

 

Independent Reading and Signposts

WOD and Grammar

Spelling Bee practice quiz

 

Literary Essay Work - Story analysis from packets

Character change

 

Egypt Research

 

Reluctant God - Chapter 5 and Response

 

HW - Finish Reluctant God Ch. 5 Response

Do some research for your Egypt Topic - online, Mr. Donn's, etc.

 


Agenda for Thursday, January 17, 2019

01/14/19

Agenda for 1/17

 

Independent Reading

WOD and Grammar

 

Literary Essay work - Character Motivations - Looking back at Raymond's Run and Squeaky

 

Intro to Egypt Research Project

 

Reluctant God Chapter 4 and Response

 

HW - Begin Research of your Egypt Topic

Choose story from Literary Essay Packet for analysis

Finish Response for Reluctant God Chapter 4

 


Agenda for Wednesday, January 16, 2019

01/14/19

Agenda for 1/16

 

Egypt - Ramesses the Great

His rule, and his troubles with the Hittites

Battle of Kadesh

 

Egypt Map and Timeline

 

Reluctant God Ameni Argument Work - Argument Write DUE TOMORROW!

 

Advisory

 

HW - Ameni Argument Write DUE Tomorrow

 


Agenda for Tuesday, January 15, 2019

01/14/19

Agenda for 1/15

 

WOD and Grammar

 

Old Kingdom Great Pyramid Film

 

Egypt Ch. 5, Les. 4 - New Kingdom - More about Hatshepsut

 

Notes on other Pharaohs - Amenhotep IV and Nerfertiti

King Tutankhamen

 

Reluctant God Argument Writing Work for Ch. 3

 

HW - Ameni Argument DUE Thursday

 


Agenda for Monday, January 14, 2019

01/14/19

Agenda for 1/14

 

Independent Reading and Signposts

 

Journal of Nakht

 

Egypt - Ch. 5, Lesson 4 - Notes - New Kingdom - Ahmose and the 18th Dynasty

Hatshepsut - Female Pharaoh - His Majesty, Herself

 

Film - Old Kingdom Pyramid of Giza

 

Reluctant God Ch. 3 - Response sheet - Did Ameni make the right choice in running away?  Use the T chart on the sheet, or in your journal booklet to list reasons why he should run off and reasons why he should not run away.  These are the first steps of the Ameni Argument Write for Ch. 3

 

HW - Finish filling out the Sheet for Ch. 3 of Reluctant God

Do Review and Main Idea Q's for Ch. 5, Les. 3 Pgs 173-177


Agenda for Friday, January 11, 2019

01/09/19

Agenda for 1/11

 

WOD Quiz

 

Egypt Ch. 5, Les. 3 - Hyksos Invasion and the rise of Kahmose and Pharaoh Ahmose - Defeat of the Hyksos and Beginning of Egypt's New Kingdom (Golden Age)

 

Lit. Essay Business - Growing BIG ideas about characters (continued)

 

Hands-On-History Ancient Egypt Presentation

 

HW - Read for Reading Wheel


Agenda for Thursday, January 10, 2019

01/09/19

Agenda for 1/10

 

Egypt Ch. 5, Les. 3 - Notes

Great Pyramid and Pharaoh Khufu

 

Middle Kingdom and the Senuserts

 

Hyksos Invasion of Egypt at end of Middle Kingdom (If time)

 

Journal of Nakht

Egypt Map and Timeline intro

 

Reluctant God - Review of Chapter 1

Read Chapter 2 - Response and Discussion

 

Advisory - Character Day Part 2

 

HW - Finish Reluctant God Response for Ch. 2

Hands-On-History Ancient Egypt Friday

Review and Main Idea Q's for Ch. 5, Les. 3

WOD Quiz Tomorrow


Agenda for Wednesday, January 9, 2019

01/09/19

Agenda for 1/9

 

Literary Essay Business

Growing BIG ideas about a character

How do you write about a character?

 

Egypt Ch. 5, Lesson 3 - Note Packet Notes / Discussion

Old Kingdom - Age of Pyramids

Menes' (Narmer) Unification of Upper and Lower Egypt

 

Reluctant God - Finish Ch. 1 - Journal Responses to Questions

 

HW - FInish Reluctant God Ch. 1 Responses

Review and Main Idea Q's for Ch. 5, Les. 3 - Pg.165-170 Due on Friday

Read

Hands-On-History Ancient Egypt on Friday!

WOD Quiz Friday


Agenda for Tuesday, January 8, 2019

01/09/19

Agenda for 1/8

 

Independent Reading - Signposts

WOD Review and Grammar

Egypt - Journal of Nakht

 

Egypt - Ch. 5 Les. 2 - Note Packet Notes Share-Out

 

Intro to Reluctant God - Background - Egypt's Middle Kingdom, Twelfth Dynasty - Amenemhats and Senuserts

Prologue and Beginning of Chapter 1

 

HW - Finish Note Packet Notes for Egypt Ch. 5, Les. 2

WOD Quiz Friday

Read for Reading Wheel


Agenda for Thursday, December 20, 2018 - Minimum Day Schedule

12/18/18

Agenda for 12/20

 

Reading Wheel DUE!!!

 

Journal of Nakht - Signposts

 

Egypt Ch. 5, Les. 2 - Table Research/Notes Continued

Religion of Egypt - Life and Afterlife - Book of the Dead

Egyptian Myths

Film

 

HW - Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!!

 


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