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Monthly Archives: December 2011

Sorry Everyone, it’s been a very busy week!

Friday, Dec 9

World History

1) Timelines Due

2) Study Guide! and Paper consults

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US Gov

1) Study Guide

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Geography

1) Finish Presentations and Study Guide

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Thurs, Dec 8

World History

1) Finish Timeline

HW: Timelines due TOMORROW before class!

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US Gov

1) Checks and Balances

Worksheet due at the end of class

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Geography

1) Work on Political Geography Project (Terrorism)

2) Extra Credit Presentations

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Wednesday, Dec 7

World History

1) Timeline Project DUE FRIDAY

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US Gov

1) Grade Ch 11 and 12 Review

2) Judicial Quiz

5th Hour topic time

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Geog

1) Geography of Terrorism

2) Introduce Political Geography Project

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Tues Dec 6, 2011

World History

journal:   Reflect back on your first semester as a “high schooler”.  Would you do anything differently?  Have you enjoyed your time at LHS so far?  Why or why not?

1) Review Economic Systems

2) Society in Transition

HW: Create an account on TimeRime.com!

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US Gov

1) Precedent and Selecting Judges

Ch. 11 and 12 Review Worksheet

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Geog

1) Political Geography


World History

Journal:  Read the Concept Connector on page 265 “Economic Systems”.  Answer question #1 (parts a and b) in complete sentences

1) Test Review

  • Hobbes v. Locke
  • Age of Revolutions (fall of Absolutism) and Scientific Revolution/Enlightenment

2) Economic System Venn Diagram

Task: Create a Venn diagram comparing and contrasting the 3 economic systems: Capitalism, Socialism, Communism.

Some things to consider

  1. Who owns the resources?
  2. What is the role of the government?
  3. What economist is associated with these values?
  4. What were the historical implications of the system…

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US Gov

1) Marbury v Madison

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Geog

1) Political Geography

2) Geography of Terrorism.


World History

Journal:  Open book to page 264.  Answer question #3 (a, b, and c).  Please use complete sentences!

1) Implications of Industrial Revolution

**Capitalism, Socialism, Communism

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US Gov

1) Finish Lyon v Zoo

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Geog

1) Finish Economic Geography brochure.


World History

Journal:   Read Friedrich Engels primary source excerpt on p. 259 in your textbook.  Answer the two questions at the bottom.

1) Industrial Revolution DBQ discussion

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US Gov

1) Supreme Court Procedure

Lyon v. Zoo

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Geog

1) Economic Geography

2) Economic Brochure