World Geography and Multicultural Literature Weekly Calendar
For the Week of January 28th


Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Islamic Terrorism Reading
Islamic Terrorism Reading
Lifting the Veil
PBS Film
Seminar
Homework

Work on Seminar Prep all Week!! Due Friday!



English
Silent Reading

Author's Choices and
Themes Packet
Finish Part I
Speed Dating -Relationships in Part I of
A Thousand Splendid Suns
Roots Units 6-10 Exam!
Author's Choices and
Themes Packet
Parts I and II Due!
Speed Dating - Part II
Homework
Chapters 23-24
Work on Part II of Packet

Study Roots 6-10
Chapters 25-26(Finish Part II)

Study Roots 6-10
Catch up on Reading
Finish Part I and II of Packet
Chapters 27-30
Chapters 31-34
For the Week of January 21st


Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Current Event
Present Photo Essays
Present Photo Essays
Homework





English
No School!
Chapters 4-12 Quiz

Silent Reading
Unit 10 Roots Quiz
Present Photo Essays
One-on-One Discussion

Author's Choices for
Part I
Homework

Finish Part I
Chapters 13-15
Study Units 6-10
Exam Next Wednesday
Chapters 16-17
Chapters 18-20

For the Week of January 14th

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Taliban Reading
Taliban Discussion
Current Event
Photo Essay Introduction
Photo Essay Work Time
Homework
Finish Reading



Photo Essay
English
ATSS Pre-reading
Silent Conversation
Unit 9 Roots Quiz

Unit 10 Roots
A Thousand Splendid Suns

Book Mark

Chapter One
Chapters 1-3 Quiz

Lab Time for Photo Essay
Homework



Chapter 2 and 3
Chapters 2-12

For the Week of January 7th

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
No School
Afghanistan Map and KWL
Afghanistan Power Point
Afghanistan Power Point

Open Note Quiz on Power Point
Pre and Post Taliban and
Reading Strategies
Homework




Complete the reading and apply the reading strategies
English
No School
Narrative Rubric
Revision and Editing
Unit 8 Roots Quiz

Unit 9 Roots
Writer's Workshop
Final Narrative Due!!

Turn your Written Narrative into a Graphic Narrative
Homework

Study Unit 8 Roots!
Type and Print Out a
New Rough Draft
Print 2 Final Narratives for class on Friday!!
Graphic Narrative Due Tuesday!

For the Week of December 3rd

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Embassy Crisis
Propaganda Posters
Small Group Presentations

Chronological Iran
Timeline
Iran and Nuclear Weapons??
Political Cartoons
Iran Quiz
Homework
Finish Posters
Read 42-44 in packet

Study for Iran Quiz for Friday!



English
Persepolis Level Questions

Choice Activity with Partner
Choice Activity with Partner
Roots Week 6

Essential Questions for Seminar
Seminar
Guest Speaker
Homework
Seminar Prep
Seminar Prep
Seminar Prep



For the Week of November 26th

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Oil Naturalization
Iran
Iran
Iran
Iran






English
Persepolis Quiz
Evaluating a Graphic Novel
Persepolis
Persepolis
Persepolis Quiz
Homework






For the Week of November 19th

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography


Thanksgiving Break
Thanksgiving Break
Thanksgiving Break






English
Persepolis Mini-Debates
Persepolis
No School
No School
No School
Homework







For the Week of November 12th

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Veteran's Day
Lab Time

World Language Lab 3/4
Islam
Continue Introduction
to Islam

Lab Time

Meester and E0502
Period 3
Presentations






English
No School!
Posters Due!

Presentation Skills

Career Center 3/4
Roots Week 5 Quiz

Roots 1-5 Test
on Wednesday!
Lab Time

Meester and E0502
Period 3
Introduction to
Persepolis

Mini-Debates

Check out Persepolis
Homework

Study Roots for Quiz!
Root - Weeks 1-5
Test
Next Wednesday!

Read Persepolis


For the Week of November 5th

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Middle East Map
Introduction to Islam
Election Debrief
Islam
WebQuest
Homework




Work on WebQuest Presentation






English
Introduce Book of Choice Project
Poster Work Day
CARP Presentation

Roots Week 4 Quiz

Roots - Week 5
Writing Lessons

Work Day
Web Quest
Homework
Work on Poster
Study Roots for Quiz!
Root - Week 5
Quiz
Next Wednesday!
Finish Posters
Finish Poster!
For the Week of October 29th

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Introduce the
Day of the Dead Altar Assignment
Wiki Pages Due By 3:00

Test Review
Day of the Dead Work Time
Latin America Exam
Gallery Walk of
Day of the Dead Altars
Homework
Finish Wiki
Gather up supplies for Day of the Dead Altar









English
Wiki Work Day
E0502
Wiki Pages Due By 3:00

ICAP
Roots Week 3 Quiz

Roots - Week 4
Voodoo Presentation

Day of the Dead Work Time
Gallery Walk of
Day of the Dead Altars
Homework
Finish Wiki
Study Roots for Quiz!
Root - Week 4 Quiz
Next Wednesday!
Finish Day of the Dead Altars


For the Week of October 22nd

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Wiki Work Day
E0502
Wiki Pages Due By 3:00

Brazil Sections 1 & 2
Current Event
Debrief Brazil Sections

Brazil Issues Activity
Brazil Film
Homework
Finish Wiki



Work on Wiki Page for Geography
Due Tuesday by 3:00






English
Wiki Work Day
Career Center
Wiki Pages Due By 3:00

Magical Realism
Roots Week 2 Quiz

Roots - Week 3
Reading Strategy #9
Comparing and Contrasting Related Readings
Wiki Lab Time-Career Center
Homework
Finish Wiki Pages

Root - Week 3 Quiz
Next Wednesday!
Read Selection(s) &
Complete Venn Diagram
Work on Wiki Page - Venn Diagram
Due Tuesday by 3:00
For the Week of October 15th


Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Mexico Video

Textbook Reading in Groups
Wiki Work Day
E0502 - Halves

Wiki Page Due By 3:00
Latin America Data Sheet
Geography Live - Mexico City
Wiki Lab Time - Career Center
Halves

Finish Geography Live Activity
Homework
Finish Current Event on Wiki



Work on Wiki Page for Geography
Due Tuesday by 3:00






English
Silent Reading
Wiki Page Due By 3:00
Wiki Work Day
E0502 - Halves

Reading Strategy #4 -
Reflecting on challenges to your beliefs and values
Roots Week 1 Quiz

Roots - Week 2
Reading Strategy #6 – Exploring the Significance to Figurative Language or Literary Element
Wiki Lab Time - Career Center
Homework
Type your Contextualizing paragraph(s) on the Wiki
Continue Book of Choice by Next Friday!
Root - Week 1 Quiz
Next Wednesday!
Research Story!
Work on Wiki Page - Contextualizing
Due Tuesday by 3:00
For the Week of October 8th


Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Wiki Work Day
E0502 - Halves
Mexico - Textbook - Halves

Wiki Page Due By 3:00
Mexico
Mexico - Drug Wars - Web Quest
Mexico Video - Halves
Homework
Finish Current Event on Wiki



Work on Wiki Page for Geography
Due Tuesday by 3:00






English
Silent Reading
Wiki Work Day
E0502 - Halves

Wiki Page Due By 3:00
Roots - Week 1
Reading Strategy: Contextualizing
and Constructed Response
Class Time
Wiki Lab Time - Career Center
Add Contextualizing Constructed Response to a New Wiki Page
Homework
Add Levels of Questions
and Answers to Wiki
Continue Book of Choice by Next Friday!
Root - Week 1 Quiz
Next Wednesday!
Research Story!
Work on Wiki Page - Contextualizing
Due Tuesday by 3:00

For the Week of October 1st


Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Introduction to Latin America

Latin America Map
Haiti
Current Event Due!

Current Event Presentations
Finish Maps

Central America and the Caribbean in Textbook
Wiki Set Up

E0502
Homework
Current Event Due Wednesday!










English
Silent Reading
Reading Strategy #3
Levels of Questioning

Krik? Krak?: "A Wall of Fire Rising"
Roots - Week 1

Week 1 Quiz Next Wednesday!
Halves

Seminar Using Levels of Questions
Choice LA Literature
Using Reading Strategy #3
Levels of Questioning

Write Summary of Choice LA Literature
Write 10 Level Questions
Homework
ALL WEEK - Read your Book of Choice
Write 10 Level Questions for "A Wall of Fire Rising" - Due Thursday!


Finish level question and summary LA Literature, find picture of author and author information.

Be ready to add information to Wiki on Monday and Tuesday! First Wiki Pages Due Tuesday!!


For the Week of September 24th


Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Continue Population

Population Film
Population Film
Current Event
Population Packet
Due!

Population Assessment Timed Write
Introduction to Latin
America
Homework
Current Event Article on
Population Due Wednesday
Population Packet
Due Thursday









English
Silent Reading
Cultural Test!

Culture Mind Map Due!
Roots Pretest
Constructed Response Lesson
Introduction to Latin America
Homework
Finish Culture Mind Map

ALL WEEK - Read your Book of Choice






For the Week of September 17th


Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Vocabulary Quiz

Culture Notes from Textbook

Globalization Article
"Flight Over the Equator" Film
Current Event
Population Pyramids
PopulationFilm
Homework


Current Event








English
Silent Reading

Reader's Response - Identify and Quote 10 Cultural Universals - Due Wednesday
Collage Presentations

Culture Notes
Diagnostic Morphemes Test

Continue Film
Google Earth
Global Awareness
Cultural Test
Homework
ALL WEEK - Read your Book of Choice

Finish Collage
Reader's Response - Identify and Quote 5 Cultural Universals - Due Friday - Typed!
Study Cultural Universals and Notes - Test Friday!





For the Week of September 10th


Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
Presentations
Presentations
Current Event
Geography Vocab.
Geography Vocab.
Homework











English
Silent Reading
Presentations
Morphemes Pre-Test
Cultural Universals
Cultural Universals
Homework
ALL WEEK - Read your Book of Choice











For the Week of September 4


Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
NO SCHOOL
Research

Meester
Map Quiz

Partner Work in Class
Google Presentations Work Day
PRESENTATIONS DUE!
Homework

Finish Research
Put Research on Google Presentations
Finishing touches on Presentation







English
NO SCHOOL
Book of Choice Check In

Partner Research Comparison

E0502
Do's and Don'ts of
Power Point - Mini Lesson
Presentation Skills - Mini Lesson
PRESENTATIONS DUE!
Homework

Finish Research
Put Research on Google Presentations
Rehearse Presentation!!








For the Week of August 27


Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Geography
What is Geography?
Pre-Test
Basic Map Skills
5 Themes Review

Opposing Views

Debate
Introduced Global Issues Project
http://hhsworldgeoandliterature.wikispaces.com/Global+Issues+Multimedia+Project
Homework



Opposing Views Handout Due Tuesday!
Begin researching your global issue.






English
Career Center and P2601
Research Your Heritage
Build Your Avatar
Reliable Sources
Avatar Presentation
Reading Strategies
LMC - Choice Multicultural Novel
Homework
Avatar Due Wednesday
Finish Avatar
KWL Chart and
Discussion Due Friday

Read 35 pages of Book of Choice for Tuesday