Bell Work. Homework: Start on Mini-Project TODAY’S TITLE: #8 The First People TODAY’S GOAL: Explain how geography can influence the development of civilizations and cultures. WAR:
Homework: Start on Mini-Project
TODAY’S TITLE: #8 The First People
TODAY’S GOAL: Explain how geography can influence the development of civilizations and cultures.
Pre-AP- Read the “Link to Today” box on page 33 and answer the question on the bottom. “How do you think modern obsidian blades are different from Stone Age ones?”
REG- Draw at least 2 “cave paintings” that show something from your daily life. Then answer this question: “What would an archaeologist conclude about your daily life if he discovered these paintings 2000 years from now?”
Homework: Read WORKBOOK pages 10-11 and complete page 12.
Today’s Title: #9 Early Human Migration
Today’s Goal: Compare the lifestyles of hunter-gatherers with settlers of early farming communities and use maps to trace migrations of early humans
Pre-AP: How would early humans have to adapt to survive in colder, more mountainous, and rocky environment?
REG: Read the “If you were there…” paragraph on the top of page 36 and answer the following question- “How would you feel about moving to a new home?”
Ex: The Bering Strait Land Bridge, which connected Asia to N. America
Open your textbooks to page 37 and let’s analyze the map of Early Human Migration.
HOMEWORK: Complete the Chapter 2 Study Guide
TODAY’S TITLE: #10 The Beginnings of Farming
TODAY’S GOAL: SWBAT describe how farming affected settlement, population growth, and the beginnings of civilization.
WAR: Read pages 41-43 and answer your class’s question below.
Pre-AP: What do you think had more significant results?- the domestication of animals or of plants?
REG: What was the Neolithic Revolution?
Ex: Stonehenge in England
Homework: Study for Chapter 2 Test for tomorrow!!!
Write a journal entry describing a day in the life of a Neolithic farm family. Include details such as the crops and animals on your farm. Reflect on how life has changed since the “discovery” of farming.
1. HOMEWORK: Mini-Project due on Tuesday!!!!
2. Answer the following question in your notebook on the next page (it does not need any labels like WAR, WOW, etc.):
How did humans’ ways of living change as they interacted and adapted?
3. Then, use our scale in the back of your notebook to give yourself a rating on how well you think you answered the above question. You should start off with “I give myself a _____ because…..”
4. Take Chapter 2 Test
5. Complete the Peace Day activity. Take a yellow paper from the chair and follow the directions on it.