Classroom Daily Happenings

Ways we can study for a map test:

  • note cards
  • blank map
  • THIS WEBSITE
  • study your map and have someone quiz you
  • *your own way

Way we can study for latitude and longitude:

  • note cards
  • look at a map with latitude and longitude lines and practice
  • watch the video on my website
  • *your own way

Ways we can take notes:

  • annotating the text (writing on the article or in the book)
    • sticky notes
  • notecards - pulling out important information
  • TWO COLUMN NOTES

We take notes to :

  • deepen our understanding (comprehension)
  • own the learning
  • connect to other classes, other experiences, our lives, etc.
  • ask questions and to be curious about information

Water & Food lead humans to a location... what makes them stay and create a city (civilization)?

TO SUSTAIN CIVILIZATION YOU NEED:

  1. _______
  2. _______
  3. _______
  4. _______
  5. _______
  6. _______
  • Where did civilizations begin?
  • Why were they able to become a civilization?



North America


South America



Western Hemisphere

1492-present