Matthew McCarthy
1st Nine Weeks


Week 1

Week 1  8/06-8/10
   Monday - 
   Tuesday - First teacher day
   Wednesday - Second teacher day 
   Thursday - First student day. Discuss classroom rules, expectations, and proper use of chromebooks
   Friday -  Begin working on the handout "Map of the World"


Week 2

Week 2  8/14-8/18
   Monday - Chromebooks issued today! Begin watching a video on               Geography
   Tuesday - join google classroom, take vocabulary knowledge test, and finish the video from Monday
   Wednesday - give out login information for our techbook and go over the layout with students
   Thursday - Begin 1.1 The World in Spatial Terms. Read pages 1 and 2. Begin 1.1 vocabulary (due next Wednesday)
      assignment
    Friday - Read/discuss page 3. Continue working on vocabulary assignment

***Friday is picture day***


Week 3

Week 3  8/21-8/25
   Monday - read/discuss 1.1 page 4. Continue working on vocab. words
   Tuesday - read/discuss 1.1 page 5. Continue working on vocab. words
   Wednesday - read/discuss 1 page 6. Vocabulary words are due today
   Thursday -  read/discuss 1.1 page 7. Watch video "Map Skills"
   Friday - read/discuss page 8. 


Week 4

Week 4  8/28/-9/1
   Monday - Begin working on Country Flags handout (due next Tuesday)
   Tuesday -  NWEA Math Test
   Wednesday -  NWEA Language Test
  Thursday -  NWEA Reading Test

 Friday - NWEA make-up tests for those who have been absent. Continue working on handout from Monday.


Week 5

Week 5  9/4-9/8
   Monday - Labor Day - No School
   Tuesday -   Finish NWEA testing. Begin handout on Latitude and Longitude (due Friday.)
   Wednesday - Video on map skills. Continue handout from Tuesday.
  Thursday - Begin 1.2 Places, Regions and People. Read/discuss Engage and Explore p.1
  Friday - Kahoot.  Turn in assignment from Tuesday.

      ***students were given a chance for extra credit this week***
 


Week 6

Week 6  9/11-9/15
   Monday - read 1.2 Explore p.2. Do questions on Google Calssroom  Tuesday - Team mtng in cafeteria - finish homework from Monday Wednesday - read 1.2 pages 3 and 4. Do questions on Google Classroom  Thursday - read 1.2 #Explore pages 5 and 6. Do questions on Google Classroom Friday - Kahoot


Week 7

Week 7  9/18-9/22
   Monday - read 9.1 Engage 
   Tuesday - read 9.1 Explore p. 1. Do handout on Google Classroom
   Wednesday -  read 9.1 Explore p.2. Do assignment on Google Classroom
   Thursday - read 9.1 Explore p.3. Do assignment on Google Classroom
   Friday - video "Life in Early Greece"

***Parent-Teacher Conferences  on Thursday evening from 4:00-7:30***


Week 8

Week 8  9/25-9/29
   Monday - Read/Discuss 9.1 Explore p.4. Do p.4 on google classroom

   Tuesday - Miss Browning (counseling lesson), then Kahoot on Ancient Greece

    Wednesday - Read/Discuss 9.1 Explore p.5. Do p.5 on google classroom

    Thursday - Read/Discuss 9.1 Explore p.6. Do p.6 on google classroom

    Friday - video "Ancient Greece, Pt. 2"




Week 9

Week 9  10/02-10/06
   Monday - Read/Discuss 9.1 Explore p.7. Do p. 7 on google classroom
   Tuesday - Review for 9.1 Test
   Wednesday  - 9.1 Test
   Thursday -  Kahoot/video
   Friday - No School


Week 10

Week 10  10/09-10/13
   Monday - Columbus Day - video/handout
   Tuesday - AncientGreece.co.uk webpage/handout
   Wednesday  - Ancient Greece Leveled Text handout
   Thursday - "What Did the Ancient Greeks Do For Me?" (myon.com) with handout
   Friday -  continue handout from Thursday

     **End of the First Grading Period***


Week 11

Week 11  10/13-10/17
   Monday - "Columbus" video and worksheet
   Tuesday - Google Classroom - Choose an explorer and then answer
      the questions about him
   Wednesday - Finish explorer assignment
  Thursday - Fall Break (no school)
   Friday - Fall Break (no school)

***This is the end of the first grading period***