7th grade weekly calendar
Week of 1-14

Monday- Indian empires reading and ws.

Tuesday- Video on India.

Wednesday-  Mid-term writing piece

Thursday-  1st hour review for mid term.  Junior Scholastic for hours 4,5 and 6.

Friday- Review for Mid-Term

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Week of 1-7

Monday- Geography Bee

Tuesday-  Practice writing for midterm writing piece.

Wednesday-  Judaism and Israelite Kingdoms story book.  Due 1-14.

Thursday- Judaism and Israelite Kingdoms story book.  Due 1-14.

Friday- Judaism and Israelite Kingdoms story book.  Due 1-14.

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Week of 12-17

Monday- Ancient Egypt project.  Presentations Wednesday and Thursday if necessary.

Tuesday-   Ancient Egypt project.  Presentations Wednesday and Thursday if necessary.

Wednesday- Presentations.

Thursday-  Presentations if necessary. Movie

Friday- Movie

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Week of 12-10

Monday-  In class work on The Book of the Dead.

Tuesday-   Read 4-2.4, 4-3.1 and 4-3.2 pages 104-109  and answer questions 

Wednesday-  Videos on Ancient Egypt.

Thursday-  Read 4-3.4 and 4-4.1 pages 112-115 and complete ws.

Friday-  Read 4-4.2 and 4-4.3 pages 116-119 and complete ws.

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Week of 12-3

Monday- Ch 3 test

Tuesday- Read 4-1.1 page 90-91 and complete ancient Egypt map.

Wednesday- Read 4-1.2 and 4-1.3 pages 92-95 and complete ws.

Thursday-  Egypt Kingdoms powerpoint and notes.

Friday-  Read 4-2.1 and 4-2.2 pages 98-101 and 2 short videos on Egypt.

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Week of 11-26

Monday- Pass out study guide.  Read 3-1.1 to 3-1.3 pages 66-71 and complete box vocab.  Test 12-3

Tuesday-  Read 3-1.5 and 3-2.1 pages 74-77 and powerpoint on Hammurabi.

Wednesday- Read 3-2.2 through 3-2.5 and complete sec 2 ws.

Thursday- Reading on Darius I and we will practice cuneiform.

Friday- Review for test.

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Week of 11-19

Monday-  Early Civilizations Powerpoint and notes continued.

Tuesday-  Video on Ancient Mesopotamia.

Wednesday-  No school

Thursday-  No school

Friday-  No school.

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Week of 11-12

Monday-  Ch 2 open book quiz.

Tuesday-  First civilizations map.

Wednesday- Grapes powerpoint.

Thursday- Today's lesson is on push/pull factors of migration.

Friday-  Early Civilizations Powerpoint and notes.

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Week of 11-5

Monday- Continuing with Catalhoyuk webquest due 11-7.

Tuesday- No school

Wednesday- We are reading 2-1.3 through 2-1.5 pages 40-45 on more early villages.  Students will have a ws on these early villages.

Thursday- Read 2-2.1 together and then do a timeline refresher assignment.

Friday- Read 2-2.2 page 46 and complete Seeds of Civilization ws.

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Week of 10-29


Monday- Review for ch 1 test.

Tuesday- Ch 1 test.

Wednesday- In class work today

Thursday- We will read 2-1.1 and 2-1.2 pages 36-39 and 2 readings on an early village.


Friday- Catalhoyuk webquest due 11-7.
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Week of 10-22

Monday-  We will create our own cave painting.

Tuesday-  We will continue creating our own cave painting.

Wednesday:  We will share cave paintings.

Thursday-  Read 1-2.1 through 1-2.3 pages 24-29 on the Neolithic Age.  Complete ws.

Friday-Read 1-2.4 together pages 30-31.  Work on study guide.

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Week of 10-15

Monday- We will read about Ardi an early hominid species

Tuesday- We will watch a video on Ardi.

Wednesday- Today's lesson is on the migration of paleolithic people.

Thursday-  Today's lesson is on cave paintings.

Friday-  We continue discussion on cave paintings.



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Week of 10-8

Monday-  We are reading 1-1.1 and 1-1.2 and completing a box vocab.  Box vocab is due Tuesday the 9th.

Tuesday-  Human skull activity.

Wednesday-  Early Hominid reading and questions.  Half Day.

Thursday-  Early Hominid reading and questions.  Half Day.

Friday- Finish Hominid questions.
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Week of 10-1

Monday- PBIS Character Traits.


Tuesday-  Today's lesson is on calendar systems.


Wednesday-  Today we are doing a timeline worksheet and era card worksheet.


Thursday-  Today students will look at a timeline from prehistoric times and we will talk about the last Ice Age.


Friday-   Pass out study guide.  Test  10-30.  We are reading 1-1.1 and 1-1.2 and completing a box vocab.  The box vocab is due Tuesday the 9th.

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Week of 9-24

Monday- In class work on "What is history?"
  

Tuesday-  Activities on historical perspectives.

Wednesday-  Activities on historical perspectives continued.

Thursday- Powerpoint on primary and secondary sources.  Comparing sources worksheet.

Friday- Finish powerpoint on sources .
 



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Week of 9-17

Monday-  Constitution Day Activity

Tuesday-  Continue with map vocab, video on important map terms. 

Wednesday-  Identifying hemispheres and map skills crossword.  Review for tomorrow's map quiz. 

Thursday-  Map quiz.

Friday-   Junior Scholastic.   


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Week of 9-10

Monday-  Finish life map, due tomorrow.

Tuesday-  World sketch map activity.

Wednesday-  Map sketch  assignment of Frost.

Thursday-   Compare and contrast different perspectives from student's map drawings.

Friday-  World map activity.  Map quiz 9-20

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Week of 9-3-18

Monday- Labor Day

Tuesday- School and classroom rules and information.  Please sign and return signature page only of classroom rules packet by Friday.

Wednesday-  "Write About You"

Thursday-  Life map, due 9-11

Friday-  Continue working on Life map.

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Week of 6-11

Monday- Reign of Mansa Musa article and assignment. Due Tuesday.  

Tuesday- Contributions from SW Asia and North Africa Presentations

Wednesday- Movie.  Hours 3-6 have shortened classes

Thursday- Movie hours 3 and 4 only

Friday-  Movie hours 5 and 6 only

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Week of 6-4


Monday-  Ancient history reflection project, due Tuesday the 5th.

Tuesday- Project Presentations  

Wednesday- Worksheet on sub-Sahara Africa societies. 

Thursday- Reading and worksheet on Mali and Songhay empires. 

Friday- Reign of Mansa Musa article and assignment. Due Tuesday. 

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Week of 5-28

Monday- Memorial Day, No school

Tuesday- Ancient history reflection project, due Tuesday the 5th.

Wednesday- Ancient history reflection project, due Tuesday the 5th.

Thursday- Ancient history reflection project, due Tuesday the 5th.

Friday-  Ancient history reflection project, due Tuesday the 5th.

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Week of 5-21

Monday-  Powerpoint on Vikings continued.

Tuesday-Reading and worksheet on the Vikings.

Wednesday-  Map of Africa due Friday.

Thursday-  Map of Africa due Friday.

Friday-  Map of Africa

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Week of 5-14

Monday-  Powerpoint on the Tang Dynasty.

Tuesday-  Junior Scholastic

Wednesday-  Reading and worksheet on the Tang Dynasty.

Thursday-  Reading and map on Medieval Europe.

Friday-  Powerpoint on the Vikings.

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Week of 5-7

This week we are piloting a textbook from National Geographic.  The topic is the Islamic world.

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Week of 4-30

Monday-  Causes of the fall of empires.

Tuesday-  Causes of the fall of empires.

Wednesday-  Fall of the Western Roman Empire.  

Thursday-  The Byzantine Empire.

Friday-  Junior Scholastic

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Week of 4-23

Monday-  Early Roman Contributions

Tuesday-   Early Roman Contributions

Wednesday-  Early Roman contributions and Ancient Rome video

Thursday-  Importance of the Kushan Empire

Friday-  Importance of the Kushan Empire

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Week of 4-9 and 4-16

We will be piloting a textbook for possible use next year.  All work will pretty much be in class.  There will be an open book assessment at the end of the chapter.  The chapter we will be using is on civilizations in North America.  This includes the Aztecs, Mayas and Incas.
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Week of 3-26

Monday-  Han Dynasty reading and ws.  Word cards 5-1.

Tuesday-  Han Dynasty and powerpoint.  Handout 2.

Wednesday-  Finish Han Dynasty and powerpoint.  

Thursday-  Junior Scholastic

Friday:  No school.

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Week of 3-19

Monday-  4-7 word cards and ppt on trade and technology in era 3.

Tuesday-  Far East China reading and ws

Wednesday-  Silk Road reading and ws

Thursday-  Iron Age reading and ws.

Friday-  Video on iron

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Week of 3-12

Monday-  Religion chart due Wednesday. Religion reading and questions when done with the chart. Due Wednesday.

Tuesday- Religion reading and chart.  Due tomorrow.

Wednesday- Discuss religion work.

Thursday- Word cards 4-6 and reading and questions on the first emperor of China.

Friday- Video on China.

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Week of 3-5

Monday-  Religion powerpoint.

Tuesday-  Reading on Zoroastrianism.

Wednesday- 1/2 day hours 1-3. (I have 8th grade only today)

Thursday- 1/2 day, scheduling for 8th grade classes.

Friday- Religion chart due Wednesday.

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Week of 2-26

Monday- Powerpoint on social hierarchy in early Rome.

Tuesday- Continue with powerpoint on early Rome.

Wednesday-  1/2 day, meeting with counselors about scheduling for 8th grade.

Thursday- Finish powerpoint on early Rome and role play activity.

Friday-  Finish powerpoint on early Rome and role play activity.

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Week of 2-19

Monday- No school.

Tuesday- Ancient Rome webquest

Wednesday- Ancient Rome webquest

Thursday-  Ancient Rome webquest

Friday-  Video on ancient Rome

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Week of 2-12

Monday- Worksheets on the golden age of Greece.

Tuesday- The rise of the Roman republic reading and wksht.

Wednesday- From Republic to Empire reading and wksht.

Thursday- Review for test on Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome

Friday- Ancient Greece and Rome test.

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Week of 2-5

Monday-  Alexander the Great reading and questions

Tuesday-  Guest archaeology speaker.  

Wednesday- Reading and ws on democracy in Greece.

Thursday- Reading and ws on Athens and Sparta.  Pass out study guide.  Test will be 2-16.

Friday- No school, snow day.

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Week of 1-28

Monday- Read 6-1.1 through 6-1.3 pages 145-149 and complete ws.

Tuesday- Video on Hinduism.  Read 6-1.4 and 1.6 pages 150 and 154-155.  Complete ws.

Wednesday- Read 6-2.1, 2.2 and 2.3 pages 156-160 and complete ws.

Thursday - 

Friday-  

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Week of 1-21

Monday- No School

Tuesday- Mid-Term 1st hr.  Review 4th- 6th hr.

Wednesday-  Mid -Term 4th hr.

Thursday- Mid-Term 5th and 6th hr.

Friday- No school.

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