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HIV/AIDS Questions

posted May 1, 2013, 11:32 AM by Jared Wagenknecht

Please use this packet of info to answer the questions on slide 2 of these notes over HIV/AIDS in Africa.

Darfur Worksheet & Video

posted Apr 24, 2013, 8:07 AM by Jared Wagenknecht

DUE: Wed (4-24) Please use this documentary on Darfur to complete the Darfur video worksheet.

Fall of the USSR Question Due 3/1

posted Feb 28, 2013, 10:18 AM by Robin McKenzie

In a minimum of four sentences answer the following question:
What change that was made in the USSR (1980s-1990s) was the most significant?  Why was it the most significant?  What did that change have to do with globalization?

Mexican Drug War

posted Feb 8, 2013, 1:06 PM by Robin McKenzie

Read the Mexican Drug War Reading and find one example of each of the themes we have been discussing with globalization: Population, Resource Management, Conflict, Government and Economic Integration. The examples need to be turned in.  

Iran-Contra Questions

posted Feb 6, 2013, 7:02 AM by Robin McKenzie

1. Which group is rightist, which is leftist?  Why are they classified that way?
2. Why does the US get involved in what is happening in Nicaragua?
3. How was the US involved under Jimmy Carter?
4. How was the US involved under Ronald Reagan?
5. Where did the money come from to help the Contras?
6. How did the US help provide missiles for Iran? Why did they help provide missiles?

Inequality in Latin America

posted Jan 28, 2013, 3:10 PM by Robin McKenzie

Here is the reading for the Settlement and Inequality lesson.  Answer the questions that are found on the last page of the reading.

NYC Garbage Reading Questions DUE 1/29

posted Jan 28, 2013, 1:43 PM by Robin McKenzie

Use the article from the NY Observer to answer the following questions.
1. How much trash is generated by New York City each day?

2. In the past, where did the trash go?

3. How does New York City plan to dispose of waste now?

4. What are the problems with the new plan?

5. What does the author suggest?

American Energy Consumption Activity

posted Jan 25, 2013, 12:38 PM by Robin McKenzie

Use the handout pdf to fill out the worksheet DUE 1/28.
The video can be found here.

Separatist Response Questions

posted Jan 23, 2013, 12:38 PM by Robin McKenzie

DUE 1/24
1. What are three reasons Quebeckers want to separate from Canada?  Explain your answers.
2. What are three reasons Canadians want to stay a united Canada?  Explain your answers.

Separatist Readings

posted Jan 22, 2013, 11:32 AM by Robin McKenzie   [ updated Jan 22, 2013, 11:32 AM ]

Here are the separatist readings we will be using for the class debate on Wednesday 1/23.  Please read them and have some ideas for arguing both sides.

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