May 01, 2013

Geography Lesson Plans - through May

from:Dennis, Mary


Monday, April 29:  Middle School Play

Wed, May 1  -  Vocabulary review.  Map the countries of East & Central Africa:  Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Burundi, Djibouti, Eritrea, Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya, Somalia.  The map must be finished for HW if not finished in class.  Study vocab for quiz Friday!

Friday, May 3 - A day, but noon dismissal.  Vocabulary quiz today!    HW is to study map.

Monday May 6 - location & description of the major climates of Africa (section 2 of handout).  review the map for Quiz on Wednesday.

Wed, May 8    Map quiz on East/Central Africa.  Review questions/work on climates of Africa.

Friday, May 10 - B day

Monday, May 13 - Friday, May 17 - This week we work on Geography skills - map reading, latitude/longitude, graphing, etc.

May 20-24 - Exam Review work all week.

April 09, 2013

Religion 8th - Lesson Plans to May

from:Dennis, Mary

to:Religion, 8th Grade

Tues, Apr. 23:  Begin Ch. 22.  Read from Scripture and discuss the four sins that cry to heaven for justice. Handout on the different types of Papal Documents.  Homework assignment given on encyclicals.

Thursday, Apr. 25:  Just War - Conditions for declaring a war "just";  

Friday, Apr. 26:  B day - TBA

Tuesday, April 30:  Encyclical papers due today.  Students will give brief presentations on their assigned encyclicals.  All members of class are responsible for taking notes on presentations, and learning the basics of each encyclical: Title, author, content.

Thursday, May 2:  Review of material covered in class and in chapter.

Friday, May 3:  A day; Noon dismissal.

Tuesday, May 7 - Test on Chapter 22 & encyclicals

Thursday, May 9 - Ch. 17 - priesthood & religious life

Friday, May 10 - comtemplative and active orders

Tuesday, May 14 and Thursday, May 16 - finish chapter & review

Monday, May 20 - Quiz on ch. 17; begin exam review work