World Geography Pre-AP Agenda

Agenda 10/20/2016

posted Oct 20, 2016, 4:38 AM by Joshua Brake

- Reading "A New Cold War"
- Assessment in eBackpack for "A New Cold War" (Use the reading to answer the questions) 

Agenda 10/18/2016

posted Oct 18, 2016, 6:20 AM by Evan Bandy

-Political Geography Presentation
-Political Geography Guided Notes (in event of Nearpod failure)
In class, you need the Nearpod app on your iPad if you don't already have it.

Agenda 10/17/2016

posted Oct 14, 2016, 1:20 PM by Joshua Brake   [ updated Oct 17, 2016, 11:32 AM by Evan Bandy ]

- Reading: Campaign Advertising (make sure to use your log in)
- Assessment in eBackpack for Campaign Advertising and Spending (Use the reading to answer the questions) 

Agenda 10/12/2016

posted Oct 12, 2016, 6:24 AM by Evan Bandy   [ updated Oct 18, 2016, 6:20 AM ]

-Secret State of North Korea Video
-Secret State of North Korea Questions - Submit to eBackpack by the end of viewing the video in class (Thursday or Friday, depending on when your class finishes).

Agenda 10/11/2016

posted Oct 11, 2016, 6:13 AM by Joshua Brake   [ updated Oct 13, 2016, 6:40 AM ]

-Political Geography Intro - Regarding Borders and their complexities.

Centrifugal - Religious, political, economic, conflict, etc. that causes disunity in a state. A term employed to designate forces that tend to divide a country, such as internal religious, ethnic, or ideological differences.

Centripetal - An attitude that unifies people and enhances support for the state. Forces that unite and bind a country together, such as widespread commitment to national culture and a common faith.

Balkanization -  The political term used when referring to the fragmentation or break-up of a region or country into smaller regions or countries. The term comes from the Balkan wars, where the country of Yugoslavia was broken up into 7 countries countries between 1991 - 1995; it was the effect of the Balkan wars. Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among its ethnicities.

Agenda 10/10/2016

posted Oct 10, 2016, 6:23 AM by Evan Bandy   [ updated Oct 11, 2016, 6:20 AM ]

Africa Colonial Past
- Reading assessment in ebackpack due tomorrow by the end of class.  

Agenda 10/05/2016

posted Oct 5, 2016, 6:08 AM by Evan Bandy   [ updated Oct 18, 2016, 6:21 AM ]

-Building Climographs: You will take data provided for you and correctly plot it on the blank climographs in preparation for Friday's in-class game.
- World Outline to Plot Climate Stations Locations

Agenda 10/04/2016

posted Oct 4, 2016, 6:21 AM by Timothy Weste   [ updated Oct 18, 2016, 6:21 AM by Evan Bandy ]

Agenda 10/03/2016

posted Oct 2, 2016, 2:37 PM by Joshua Brake

What's at Stake - Reading
- Assessment for reading "What's at Stake," in eBackpack (Use the reading to help answer the questions)
- Submit your test preparation description by the end of class.

Agenda 9/30/2016

posted Sep 30, 2016, 6:34 AM by Joshua Brake   [ updated Oct 2, 2016, 2:36 PM ]

- Begin Test Corrections - Due Next Thursday by Midnight
- In notability describe the time and process spent preparing for this exam. Example topics: when did you start? what methods did you use? how many times did you study the material? What material did you look at each time you had a study session? - Submit this to ebackpack by the end of class Monday

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