Students will be expected to write a 5 paragraph opinion essay on a current event of their choice. 2-4 students per period will present their work for the rest of the quarter. Sign-up and delivery information is displayed in the classroom. Please see attached for assignment details, example of an article, example of the 5 paragraph opinion essay and the grading rubric.
A-Day 8/23 Thursday
B-Day 8/24 Friday
Updated dates to CLUB RUSH events on 8/20 B-Day and 8/21 A-Day
Quiz will cover concepts select from Chapter 1 and 2 of the textbook. With emphasis on Mapping Skills, Absolute Location & other Geoterms, + the 5 themes of Geography.
Here is breakdown of our Table of Contents...as of 8/14
Geoterms (p. 13 in text) 8
Map of Marshall's Gold Discovery 9
Global Grid (Lat. and Long.) 10
Geoterms 2 (p. 27 text) 11
Identifying Landforms & Bodies of Water 12
World Map (Where I'm From, Going, Been) 13
Thematic Maps (Type of Maps) 14
Due 8/9 A-Days, 8/10 B-Days
Cover with: Course Title, your name, my name, and period + artwork.
Notebook: Table of Contents Due 8/7 A-Days, 8/8 B-Days (completed in class)
Geo-terms Due 8/7 A-Days, 8/8 B-Days (completed in class) PAGE 8
Marshall's Park Map Due 8/9 A-Days, 8/10 B-Days (class time provided) PAGE 9
If present in class, these assignments were completed or will be completed in class.
A-Days Tuesday 8/7
B-Days Wednesday 8/8