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Mr. Hofer's Lesson Plans for the Week of August 28th, 2017

Week of 8/28/17

 

(Cultural Geography)

Block 2 

 

(American History)

Block 3

 

(US Government)

Block 4

MONDAY

Objective: Students will analyze the effects of NAFTA, especially on the economies of Mexico and the United States.

Present Poster Projects
CNN10

Watch: "Living on a Dollar a Day"

Weekly Reading: Chapter 10

Weekly Reading Assignment: Essential Questions from Chapter 10 and the Content Vocabulary only - Due Friday

 

Objectives: Students will understand how military policy in the War on Terror is changing with the Trump Administration.

Watch: Trump's Address on Afghanistan

      Boardwork, Due at the end of class

CNN10

 

 

 

Objectives: Students will recap the purpose and function of government. Students will analyze the way the social contract is joined and recap how bad government can be addressed. Students will begin considering how government can be limited.

CNN10

Notes

 

TUESDAY

Objectives: Students will observe how economic pressures have an effect on migration within North America

Boardwork

Watch: Who is Dayani Cristal

Objectives: Students will understand the origins of ISIS as it connects to the War on Terror; the ideology of ISIS; and the current campaign to eliminate ISIS from Iraq and Syria.

Read Article: Battle for Raqqa

Watch: Frontline Documentary: The Secret History of ISIS

 

Objectives: Students will understand how the power of government can be limited through legal limits and organizational limits. Students will begin applying their knowledge in a government simulation.

Notes

Government for Xlandia PBL, Due Thursday

 

WEDNESDAY

Objectives: Students will analyze how human activities place stress on Latin America's natural resources.

Finish Watching: Who is Dayani Cristal

Read Article: Brazil Opens more of the Amazon to Logging

Objectives: Students will understand the origins of ISIS as it connects to the War on Terror; the ideology of ISIS; and the current campaign to eliminate ISIS from Iraq and Syria.

Watch: Frontline Documentary: The Secret History of ISIS

Objectives: Students will further analyze "division of power," and different types of limited government.

Notes

Continue working on Gov. for Xlandia

 

THURSDAY

Objective: Students will understand the basic national history of Canada.

Notes: Canada's national history

Objective: Students will understand the basic course of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Students will analyze whether the invasion of Iraq was justified.

Notes

Operation Iraqi Freedom Primary Source Analysis

Was the War in Iraq Justified? - Canvas Response, Due Friday

Objective: Students will continue applying their knowledge in a government simulation.

Gov. of Xlandia proposals, due

 

Unit Project Work Time

FRIDAY

Weekly Reading Assignment, Due

Objectives: Students will demonstrate their comprehension of the week's objectives, concepts, and current events.

Current Events Jeopardy

Weekly Content and Current Events Quiz

Objectives: Students will demonstrate their comprehension of the week's objectives, concepts, and current events.

Weekly Content and Current Events Quiz

Current Events Jeopardy

Objectives: Students will demonstrate their comprehension of the week's objectives, concepts, and current events.

Weekly Content and Current Events Quiz

Current Events Jeopardy

Unit Project Work Time