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Unit #5 Block One

6/3/11:  Outline 14:2
Library--Renaissance Project
Current Events
For HW:  Work on project

6/2/11:  Renaissance project

6/1/11  Do Now:  What person, not a member of your family, do you admire the most?  Why?

1.  Chapter Outline  14:1--share
2.  Chapter 14:1--quiz
3.  Renaissance Man
4.  Renaissance notes
5.  Video:  The Medici

5/31/11  Do Now:  What was your flood experience?

1.  Chapter Outline  14:1--notes
2.  Chapter 14:1--from text
3.  Renaissance Man
4.  Video:  The Medici

5/26/11  Do now:  what did you do yesterday?

1.  Strasbourg Jewry article: 

How did these people respond to their fear of the Black Death?   Rewrite this story to give it an ending that satisfies you.


2.  Renaissance notes

5/25/11  Wellness day:

1.  Conclude Middle Ages:  Think, Read, Think, Write

5/24/11

1. Review 9:5
2. 9:5 Quiz
3. Conclude Middle Ages:  Think, Read, Think, Write
4. Other stuff

5/23/11:   Do now--take out Chapter 9 outline and a book

1. Finish 9:4
2. Quiz: 9:4
3. Notes 9:5
4. Lancelot and Guinevere
5. Current Events (finish calligraphy if necessary)


5/20/11 Journal: Write a brief reflection: High points and low points of the museum trip (not including lunch).


1. Finish 9:4
2. Invisible ink
2a. Dartmouth art
3. Finish Calligraphy
4. Current events

As of 10:00 PM Wednesday night--the field trip is ON.

Sub Plan for Jerry Desmarais Wed May 18, 2011

  • Museum Field Trip: If I am out sick again we will reschedule the trip.

  • I hope to be here.

  • Check the class web site or call me at home with any questions: 223-3279

  • Give any remaining permission slips or money to me tomorrow

Block One 9th Grade world History I

  1. 5-10 minutes study outline on Chapter 9:1

  2. Take the quiz on 9:1 from memory—no notes, no books

  3. Watch PowerPoint for information about the field trip

  4. Use books to fill out 9:4 Outline—do the whole outline for the section—no group activity this time (Students may work alone or in pairs)

  5. Remaining time—watch video…

  6. No calligraphy today, please, we will finish it on Friday

No break today—take the passes, one student at a time, as needed.



5/17/11:

1.  9:1
2.  Calligraphy

5/16/11:

1.  Calligraphy notes
2.  Calligraphy
3.  9:1

5/13/11: 

1.  Finish Movie (1:00)
2.  Calligraphy
3.  Current Events

5/12/11:  Return Mosque essays

1.  Discuss Movie
2.  View "The Name of the Rose"
3.  Write journal entry
4.  Calligraphy

5/11/11:  Do Now:  Check out these pictures...  write reflection.

1.  Share info from 8:3
2.  8:3  Quiz
3.  Begin "The Name of the Rose"


5/10/11  Do Now:  Read UpFront Magazine, pp. 6-7

1.  Discuss UpFront article
2.  Finish Black Death Video
3.  Read, take notes, Chap 8, Sec 3

5/9/11  Do Now:  UpFront Magazine--flip through, read something of interest, write a brief reflection on what you read.  Also--write out an opinion question related to what you read.

1.  8:2 review, quiz
2.  Read, take notes, Chap 8, Sec 3
3.  Black Death Video

5/6/11

1.  Quiz  Chap 8, Sec 1
2.  Read, take notes, Chap 8, Sec 2
3.  Current Events

5/5/11

1.  Introduce Medieval Times
2.  Interactive discussion
3.  Chapter 8 Highlights
4.  In the near future:  Black Death video, UpFront Magazine

5/4/11  Do Now:  Watch the video clip.  What is accurate?  What is a joke?

1.  Follow-up essay on mosque.
2.  Introduce medieval times

Essential Questions:
  1. What is a “crusade”?
  2. To what extent does globalism affect daily life?
3.  Preview text, Chapter 8
3a. Interactive discussion:  The Middle Ages in Europe
4.  Block One:  Map
    Block 2:  Reading Time

Reading guidelines:
  • Read the novel and nothing else--no other homework
  • No talking--direct questions to Mr.Desmarais
  • No headphones, iPods, etc.  I will play soft instrumental music if you wish.

5/3/11 

1.  Islam Test  (Block 1, 30 min, Block 2, TBD)
2.  Mosque Debate
3.  Block 2 Introduce The Illuminator
4.  For HW Block 2 Read text "New heresies" p. 231 plus The Illuminator prologue, pp. 1-6
        also:  look at the illuminated manuscript on page 197

Schedule for The Illuminator

Finish Chapter 8, p. 103 for Monday, May 9
Finish Chapter 15, p. 207 for Monday, May 16
Finish Chapter 23, p. 300 for Monday, May 23
Finish the book, p. 402 for Friday, May 27
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