Mr. Starnes' Daily Agenda

  • Last Day of Skiing...(February 28, 2020)

    Posted by Michael Starnes on 2/28/2020

    Today's Objective: tie up loose ends!

     

    Agenda:

    • Finish AND turn in the following worksheets
      • Golden Age of Athens white worksheet from Wednesday
      • Ancient Civilizations for Kids - Greece yellow worksheet from Thursday
    • Finish and submit the following work in Google Classroom
      • Athens/Sparta research document
    • If you get all three things done, you can choose...
      • Watch CNN10
      • Get ahead next week by working on Atlas of World History page 17a/17b

    Homework:

    • None
    Comments (-1)
  • Hopefully I'm Not Injured! (February 27, 2020)

    Posted by Michael Starnes on 2/27/2020

    Today's Objective: enjoy Arizona Smith!

     

    Agenda:

    • Here is THE LINK to watch the 'Ancient Civilizations for Kids - Greece' video
    • While watching the video, answer 25 of the 42 questions...you choose
    • If you have time after, either...
      • Work on your Sparta/Athens research document
      • Watch CNN10

    Homework:

    • None
    Comments (-1)
  • Wish Me Luck Skiing! (February 26, 2020)

    Posted by Michael Starnes on 2/26/2020

    Today's Objective: the Golden Age of Athens!

     

    Agenda:

    • Read pages 174-180 in your yellow Social Studies book
    • Answer the questions on both sides of the worksheet (this should be really easy...)
    • Once you finish, please either...
      • Work on your Sparta/Athens research document
      • Watch CNN10

    Homework:

    • None
    Comments (-1)
  • Research Document AND WeVideo Time (February 25, 2020)

    Posted by Michael Starnes on 2/25/2020

    Today's Objective: make progress on that research document! (and play a little in WeVideo...)

     

    Agenda:

    • WeVideo Tutorials
      • Green Screen Work
        • How to...
        • What else can you do?
        • Play...
    • Sparta/Athens Research
      • Work...
        • Remember, the better you do with this document, the easier your project will be...

    Homework:

    • None
    Comments (-1)
  • Time To Make A Choice! Almost...(February 24, 2020)

    Posted by Michael Starnes on 2/24/2020

    Today's Objective: put that foot in the sand!

     

    Agenda:

    • Sparta & Athens Work
      • Purple sheet...(last formal reading on the two city-states!)
      • Can we just underline/highlight this?
    • Time to make a choice!
      • Research Document (example)
        • This document will help dictate your claim...
        • The better job you do on this, the EASIER your life will be...
          • TRUST THE OLD GUY IN THE ROOM!
    • Blendspace (link)
      • This resource will help you with the document.
      • YOUR YELLOW PACKET WILL ALSO HELP!

    Homework:

    • None
    Comments (-1)
  • Sparta & Athens Jigsaw Sharing (February 21, 2020)

    Posted by Michael Starnes on 2/21/2020

    Today's Objective: share your Sparta or Athens knowledge!

     

    Agenda:

    • Life in Sparta & Athens (TEXT)
      • Let's go in order according to your interactive notebook
        • Share
        • Notes
        • Challenge Question
      • Repeat...
    • CNN 10?

    Homework:

    • None
    Comments (-1)
  • Sparta & Athens Jigsaw (February 20, 2020)

    Posted by Michael Starnes on 2/20/2020

    Today's Objective: put your puzzle piece together!

     

    Agenda:

    • Life in Sparta and Athens (TEXT)
      • Quick Recap
      • Jigsaw Activity
        • sit with your partner (groups)
        • fill out template (I'll show you what to write, where...)
        • read assigned section
        • fill out interactive notebook
        • complete placard (color and images!)

    Homework:

    • None
    Comments (-1)
  • Sparta & Athens - Day 2 (February 19, 2020)

    Posted by Michael Starnes on 2/19/2020

    Today's Objective: jigsaw!

     

    Agenda:

    • Gimkit
    • Life in Sparta & Athens (TEXT)
      • Preview (look at the pictures!)
      • Introduction
      • Section One
      • Jigsaw Groups (link)

    Homework:

    • None
    Comments (-1)
  • Sparta & Athens - Day 1 (February 18, 2020)

    Posted by Michael Starnes on 2/18/2020

    Today's Objective: understand how battles with Persia influenced Greece's development...

     

    Agenda:

    • Battle @ Marathon
      • Quick recap...
      • Quick finish...
    • Battle @ Thermopylae
      • Sheet this time...should be easy!

    Homework

    • None
    Comments (-1)
  • Finishing Up Democracy! (February 14, 2020)

    Posted by Michael Starnes on 2/14/2020

    Today's Objective: finish up democracy!

     

    DO NOT LET ME SKIP THE BEAR BUCKS STORE!

     

    Agenda:

    • The Rise of Democracy
      • Quick Review
      • Report Card Time!
    • The Battle of Marathon

    Homework:

    • Have your green packet done!
    Comments (-1)