World Geography Pre-AP Agenda

Agenda 2/08/2016

posted Feb 8, 2016, 6:45 AM by Joshua Brake

- Mexico guided reading (assessment in ebackpack) due Thursday

HW - Mexico map quiz tomorrow

Agenda 2/05/2016

posted Feb 5, 2016, 6:37 AM by Joshua Brake

- Fall of the Aztec

Questions on paper: To be turned in at the end of class
1. Who led the Aztec?
2. Who led the Spanish?
3. Where is the new evidence found?
4. What does the evidence show about the graves found at this site?

Agenda 2/04/16

posted Feb 3, 2016, 2:16 PM by Joshua Brake

- Mexican American War
- Reading questions in ebackpack as assessment (due by the end of class) 

Agenda 2/03/2016

posted Feb 2, 2016, 2:14 PM by Joshua Brake   [ updated Feb 3, 2016, 8:22 AM ]

- NAFTA  Reading
NAFTA Questions
1) What is a tariff? 
2) Which United States President signed NAFTA into law? 
3) What does NAFTA stand for? What does NAFTA do? 
4) Who are the big winners because of NAFTA, producers or consumers? Explain. 
5) Where there any concerns from regular citizens/workers regarding NAFTA in the beginning? What were they? 
6) Does Mexico import or export more products to/from the United States? Using the graph, what are the values for Mexico’s imports and exports? 
7) Explain positive and negative effects of NAFTA. Do you think NAFTA is a beneficial or detrimental to the countries involved, justify your answer.

Agenda 2/20/2016

posted Feb 2, 2016, 6:27 AM by Joshua Brake

- Mexico's new reality
- Questions in Ebackpack as assessment - click submit after you have completed the assessment

Agenda 2/01/2016

posted Feb 1, 2016, 6:19 AM by Joshua Brake

- Mexico's New Reality
- Work on Mexico Maps

Agenda 1/28/2016

posted Jan 28, 2016, 6:21 AM by Joshua Brake   [ updated Jan 28, 2016, 9:09 AM ]

Agenda 1/27/2016

posted Jan 26, 2016, 2:14 PM by Joshua Brake   [ updated Jan 27, 2016, 7:06 AM ]

- Cold War Reading - Questions (Brake's class will complete these as an assessment in eBackpack by the end of class)
Think while you read: Answer these on a piece of paper while you read the article
1. Why are the U.S. and Russia at loggerheads over Syria?
2. What was the Cold War? Do you think the U.S. and Russia are slipping into another Cold War? Explain.

Agenda 1/25/2015

posted Jan 25, 2016, 6:05 AM by Joshua Brake   [ updated Jan 25, 2016, 6:06 AM ]

- America Revealed - Nation on the move (Geographic Theme of Movement)
- On Paper (iPads and phones put away) : Identify the major aspects of the infrastructure that connects America.

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