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  • September 28

    Chinese Belief Systems - Legalism and Confucianism 

    Filial Piety Assignment (Instructions in PP)

    September 24

    Growth of the Republic Lecture

    Finish Document Analysis

    • A-F
    • Outline for Essay

    September 22

    Foundation of Qin

    • Shi Huangdi 
    • Legalism 
    • Accompllishments

    Practice DBQ - Start Doc analysis 

    September 18

    Start Unit 2 - Rome and China 

    Foundation myths of Ancient Rome 

    Exam Step 1 - Pick a topic (Assignment on Google Classroom) 

    September 16

    Unit 1 Test

    CNN Check 1

    September 14

    Unit 1 Test Review

    September 10

    Complete Democracy Debate

    Start Greek Golden Age Project - Due day of test 

    September 8

    Persian Wars 

    Finish debate prep - Debate at stat of next class

    September 3

    Women in the ancient world. 

    Begin Citizenship in Athens Debate - Instructions in PP. Document pack is available to download on this website. 

    Debate prep

    September 1 

    Athens and Sparta - Government systems 

    Complete the following 

    • What is the basic problem in governance?
    • What are the advantages of authoritarian governments? Democratic governments?

    Write a paragraph explaining which government system you would prefer to live in and why?

    August 28

    Intro to Ancient Greece 

    Complete Wikipedia assignment 

    August 26/27

    Historiography

    • Book comparison assignment 
    • Research Evaluation

    August 24/25

    Welcome to World History 

    Google Classroom Codes

    1st - 6udjtep

    Class procedures

    Start Fundamentals of History Unit

     

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    up the days you were absent. You can find the CNN10 video on the CNN10 website under Archives. 

    August 24

    Should universities charge full tuition if they are only offering virtual learning? Is quality of education the same either way? Should students be allowed to live in dorms this semester?

    August 26, 2020

    Should TikTok be allowed to continue to operate in the United States? What are some of the potential dangers of TikTok. Who is in control of large international companies?

    August 28, 2020

    What is unique about Aviation High School? What is the purpose of high school in America? What should Elizabeth do to prepare students for their future?

    September 1, 2020

    How does Coronavirus impact dog rescue organizations? What are some other industries that are affected which people might not think about?

    September 3, 2020

    What is the current condition of the American economy? How is the stock market doing? Why does the stock market not always reflect how regular working Americans are doing?

    September 8, 2020

    Who can participate in American elections? How many people actually vote? What will be some of the challenges in voting in this election?

    September 10, 2020

    What are some of the problems facing universities which opened this semester in light of COVID19? Should universities be open right now? Does size and location of the school influence your decision?

    September 14, 2020

    Why are bee colonies disappearing in the United States? How are the bees maintained in Ireland? What could be learned from this?

    September 16, 2020

    What is the difference between China and Taiwan? What does each claim to be? Should the United States have better relations with one or the other?

    September 18, 2020

    What is the purpose of the series of presidential debates? How important are the debates? Should they be important?

    September 22, 2020

    What is the purpose of the Supreme Court? Why is there controversy surrounding the appointment of a justice right now? Do you think Mitch McConnell is being hypocritical?

    September 24, 2020

    What is the point of Hollerin? Why is there a hollerin competition? Do events like this actually help preserve our history? Is everything worth preserving?

    September 28, 2020

    Where are dogs being used to detect coronavirus? Are there any other areas where dogs could help detect or combat disease?