Friday, 15 December 2017

Social Studies 8C -  NO CLASS TODAY. Reviewed the art summaries from pages 64-68. Read about Mathematicians and Scientists p. 69-71; and students read about Writers (p.72-73.  Students worked in partners to complete the recap chart. Students worked on completing their vocabulary words.****Chapter 2 Exam on Thursday, December 21st*****

Social Studies 8E  -   Reviewed the art summaries from pages 64-68. For homework, students are to read about Mathematicians and Scientists (p. 69-71)**** Chapter 2 Exam on Thursday, December 21st*****

Social Studies 9B - Students completed and "In class" essay today. The essay was due today.*****Chapter 2 Exam: Monday, December 18th*****

 Social Studies 9D  -  Students completed and "In class" essay today. The essay was due today.*****Chapter 2 Exam: Monday, December 18th*****

Social Studies 8 Textbook Link:
http://schools.cbe.ab.ca/b690/Curriculum/socialstudies/ourworldview-8/ss_ourwvs8/

Thursday, 14 December 2017

Social Studies 8C -  Reviewed the art summaries from pages 64-68. Read about Mathematicians and Scientists p. 69-71; and students read about Writers (p.72-73.  Students worked in partners to complete the recap chart. Students worked on completing their vocabulary words.****Chapter 2 Exam on Thursday, December 21st*****

Social Studies 8E  -   Read and discussed artists. (p. 64-68).  For homework, students are to complete the art summary sheet for next class. Began to read about Mathematicians and Scientists (p. 69-71)**** Chapter 2 Exam on Thursday, December 21st*****

Social Studies 9B - Students handed in the  (formative) worksheet: "Examining an Editorial Cartoon". Students completed the Student Budget Consultation today. Reviewed advocacy groups. Students took notes on how to write a thesis statement.*****Chapter 2 Exam: Monday, December 18th*****

 Social Studies 9D  -  NO CLASS TODAY. Reviewed the Jury worksheet, and Advocacy groups today. Students completed the Student Budget Consultation today.  Handed out Study Guides for Chapter 2.  Students took notes on how to write a thesis statement.*****Chapter 2 Exam: Monday, December 18th*****

Social Studies 8 Textbook Link:
http://schools.cbe.ab.ca/b690/Curriculum/socialstudies/ourworldview-8/ss_ourwvs8/

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Social Studies 8C -  Read pages 69-70. Students are to review the art on pages 64-68, and complete the Renaissance art worksheet by Thursday December 14th. Handed out study guides today. ****Chapter 2 Exam on Thursday, December 21st*****

Social Studies 8E  -   NO CLASS TODAY. Finished reading about Scholars and Philosophers on pages 57-59.  Students worked in partners to make summary notes. Watched a video about art during the Renaissance.  Reviewed the video recap sheet.  Student should work to make sure the vocabulary sheet is finished. **** Chapter 2 Exam on Thursday, December 21st*****

Social Studies 9B - Reviewed the Jury worksheet, and Advocacy groups today. Handed out Study Guides for Chapter 2. For homework, students are to complete the  (formative) worksheet: "Examining an Editorial Cartoon" due next class. *****Chapter 2 Exam: Monday, December 18th*****

 Social Studies 9D  -  Reviewed the Jury worksheet, and Advocacy groups today. Students completed the Student Budget Consultation today.  Handed out Study Guides for Chapter 2.  Students took notes on how to write a thesis statement.*****Chapter 2 Exam: Monday, December 18th*****

Social Studies 8 Textbook Link:
http://schools.cbe.ab.ca/b690/Curriculum/socialstudies/ourworldview-8/ss_ourwvs8/

Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Social Studies 8C -  Took notes on artists during the Renaissance.  Looked at art by Leonardo and Michelangelo.  Students are to review the art on pages 64-68, and complete the Renaissance art worksheet by Thursday December 14th. ****(tentative) Chapter 2 Exam on Thursday, December 21st*****

Social Studies 8E  -   Finished reading about Scholars and Philosophers on pages 57-59.  Students worked in partners to make summary notes. Watched a video about art during the Renaissance.  Reviewed the video recap sheet.  Student should work to make sure the vocabulary sheet is finished. ****(tentative) Chapter 2 Exam on Thursday, December 21st*****

Social Studies 9B - NO CLASS TODAY. Reviewed the cartoon analysis worksheet. Read about juries on pages 78-79.  For homework, students are to read pages 80-81 and complete the handout sheet up to item II. Advocacy groups. .*****Chapter 2 Exam: Monday, December 18th*****

 Social Studies 9D  -  NO CLASS TODAY. Students handed in the (formative) worksheet: "Examining an Editorial Cartoon".  Read about juries on pages 78-79.  Students read pages 80-81 and completed the handout sheet up to item II. (reviewed the item in class).  *****Chapter 2 Exam: Monday, December 18th*****

Social Studies 8 Textbook Link:
http://schools.cbe.ab.ca/b690/Curriculum/socialstudies/ourworldview-8/ss_ourwvs8/

Monday, 11 December 2017

Social Studies 8C -  Finished reviewing the video recap from the video last Friday.  Reviewed Scholars and Philosophers.  Began to read about the effect of Artists. (p. 62-63)

Social Studies 8E  -   Began to read about Scholars and Philosophers on pages 57-59.  Students made summary notes. Handed out Chapter 2 Vocabulary (students should finish this on their own time)

Social Studies 9B - NO CLASS TODAY. Reviewed the cartoon analysis worksheet. Read about juries on pages 78-79.  For homework, students are to read pages 80-81 and complete the handout sheet up to item II. Advocacy groups. .*****Chapter 2 Exam: Monday, December 18th*****

 Social Studies 9D  -  Students handed in the (formative) worksheet: "Examining an Editorial Cartoon".  Read about juries on pages 78-79.  Students read pages 80-81 and completed the handout sheet up to item II. (reviewed the item in class).  *****Chapter 2 Exam: Monday, December 18th*****

Social Studies 8 Textbook Link:
http://schools.cbe.ab.ca/b690/Curriculum/socialstudies/ourworldview-8/ss_ourwvs8/

Friday, 8 December 2017

Social Studies 8C -  Finished reading about Scholars and Philosophers on page 59.  Students worked in partners to make summary notes.  Handed out Chapter 2 Vocabulary (students should finish this on their own time) next week. Watched a video about Renaissance Art, Music, and Literature.  Will finish reviewing the video recap sheet next class.

Social Studies 8E  -  NO CLASS TODAY. Students handed in the Printing Press worksheet. Began to read about Scholars and Philosophers on pages 57-59.  Students made summary notes.

Social Studies 9B - Reviewed the cartoon analysis worksheet. Read about juries on pages 78-79.  For homework, students are to read pages 80-81 and complete the handout sheet up to item II. Advocacy groups.

Social Studies 9D  -  Reviewed the cartoon analysis worksheet. For homework, students are to complete the (formative) worksheet: "Examining an Editorial Cartoon".

Social Studies 8 Textbook Link:
http://schools.cbe.ab.ca/b690/Curriculum/socialstudies/ourworldview-8/ss_ourwvs8/

Thursday, 7 December 2017

Social Studies 8C -  NO CLASS TODAY. Students wrote a formative quiz. Students handed in the Printing Press worksheet.  Looked at the painting of the School of Athens on page 56 (watched a video analysis). Read about Scholars and Philosophers on pages 57-59 and took notes.

Social Studies 8E  -  Students handed in the Printing Press worksheet. Began to read about Scholars and Philosophers on pages 57-59.  Students made summary notes.

Social Studies 9B - Reviewed the articles on page73-74, and the cartoon analysis worksheet.

Social Studies 9D  -  Reviewed the Myths worksheet and the articles on pages 72-73.  For homework, students are to complete the (4) cartoon analysis worksheet.

Social Studies 8 Textbook Link:
http://schools.cbe.ab.ca/b690/Curriculum/socialstudies/ourworldview-8/ss_ourwvs8/