Mrs. Mikkelsen's Homework
Social Studies 8 (2)
Textiles 10/11/12
 
Social Studies 8

                SS8 outline Jan 2019.docx

Jan 21-25
1. Mapping - continents and oceans - quiz Wednesday
2. Map presentation types - azimuthal, cylindrical, conical
3. Map purposes - physical, political, thematic, route, topographical
4. Map features - compass rose, lines of latitude and longitude, legend, scale

Jan 30
Test - map presentation types, purposes and features, continents (7) and oceans (5)

Jan. 28 - Feb. 1
1. Creating map scales
2. Understanding and using latitude and longitude
3. Project intro and work periods - 'Create-a-map' - due Wed. Feb. 6

Feb. 4
1. Due - latitude and longitude worksheets
2. Work on project
Create a Map!.doc
Feb. 5,6
1. Work on Project

Feb. 7
1. Project due
2. Intro to textbook - Rome's legacy and world religions

Feb. 8
1. Intro to textbook - Rome's legacy and civilizations

Feb. 11-13
1. Viking and Roman civilizations - rise and downfall

Feb 18
1. Creating bar graphs from provided tables and researched information.

Feb. 19
1. Researching facts - breaking info down into the 5 w's to help detect bias

Feb. 20
1. A peek at the Tang dynasty in China

Feb. 21
1. Catch-up
2. Planning the comparing civilizations project



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