Fri. 11/20 thru Mon. 11/23 - Work-Days so you can all have a break over Thanksgiving (if you do it right)!
Are your LTs projects done? Are they accurate? Have you looked at the accuracy of the one's created by your peers? Get ahead so you can take some time off over Thanksgiving!
Tue. 11/17 - Cosmos "Hiding in the Light" segment on Ibn al Haythem & Scientific Method. (Note: due to fire drill we lost work-time on "Dar al Islam" and "Resurgence of Empire in East Asia" Partner Quizzes we started Monday...thus we will finish them lat
Why is Friday the 13th such a "feared" day? Read the article below and watch the video to find out some of the reasons we are superstitious on this day historically and currently.
CLICK IMAGE FOR ARTICLE OR USE LINK: http://www.livescience.com/49806-origins-of-friday-the-13th.html
CLICK IMAGE FOR VIDEO OR USE LINK: http://www.cbsnews.com/news/friday-the-13th-how-the-superstition-began/
Thur. 11/12 - "Islam: Empire of Faith" Video with video guide and discussion, emphasis on Chap. 14 "Expansive Realm of Islam" LTs for this unit.
"Islam: Empire of Faith" Documentary
Mon. 11/9, Tue. 11/10, and Wed. 11/12 - LT Projects galore, a giant GetAFive Quiz, and Veteran's Day
Remember that Wednesday is not just a day off...spend some time proving you value the sacrifices and service of our Veteran's. Maybe I'll see a few of you at Tahoma National Cemetery. You also have plenty of work to be doing...as does Bags (in fact typing this at 5:30 in the morning on Wednesday before my kids get up, then grading...so I feel your pain).
Joe Baginski, AP World History Teacher