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    -What is the island doing to protect the environment?
    {Brochure Template.pub}
    Cartoon Creation
    Link - ToonDoo
    Book Link - Maniac Magee
    Multiple Intelligences Test
    Link 1 - Multiple Intelligences
    Link 2 - Learning Styles Quiz
    Maniac Magee Book
    Drop It To Me Link - http://www.dropitto.me/brociousry
    - Password = Student

    50 States
    State Game by Region
    ...
    Migration Charts
    Population and Resources
    Renaissance Webquest
    {Renaissance Webquest.docx}

    Renaissance Link
    Grade Average Calculation
    ...
    - Password = Student
    Save your file as YourName - Grade Average
    Feudal Order Comic Strip
    Link for Information
    Your task is to research the different social classes of the feudal system and create a comic strip for each class. You will use information from the link provided in your comic strip. Your comics must be both informational and entertaining.
    You will research Nobles, Knights, and Peasants
    Information in your research must include the following:
    1. Clothing
    2. Food
    3. Homes
    4. Two other topics
    You must find 3 facts for each area of your research
    Vikings Webquest
    {Viking Webquest.docx}
    Black Death DBQ
    Middle Ages Webquest
    {Middle Ages Webquest.docx}
    Civilizations of the Americas
    You are to research each of the ancient American Civilizations and create Interactive Notes for each civilization. You will use your textbook as well as the provided internet links to help you with this task. At the end of this project, you will have a comprehensive overview of the major civilizations of the Americas.
    Maya, Inca, Aztec
    North American Civilizations
    Roman Numerals Activity
    Roman Numerals Game
    Roman Numerals Worksheet
    Roman Colosseum Activity
    Link
    You must write down three important facts about each of the following areas of the Colosseum:
    1. The Plan
    2. The Awning
    3. Seating and Society
    4. The Circulation System
    5. The Arena
    6. The Substructure
    Roman Army Webquest
    Link
    {Roman Army Webquest.docx}
    Google News Archive
    1.Follow the link to the Google News Archive website.
    2. Find a newspaper that interests you.
    3. Find that newspaper for your birthday.
    4. Tell me three headlines that happened on that day and what year it was.
    5. Repeat these steps for two more newspapers.
    Google News Link
    Greek God Trading Cards
    Trading Card Link
    {Greek God Descriptions.docx}
    Directions
    1. Type in your name and partners name and click next
    2. Type in the name of your god and click "create your own"
    3. Name section 1 "God or goddess of. . . "
    4. Name section 2 "Strengths and Attributes"
    5. Name section 3 "Roman Name"
    6. Name section 4 "Family Members"
    7. Name section 5 "2 Quick Facts"
    8.Type your information in all boxes
    9.Click Save and save the file as "your name - god name"
    10. Send the file to me using dropittome.
    Drop It To Me
    Drop It To Me Password = Student
    Ancient Greece Webquest 2/20 - 2/21
    Webquest Link
    {Ancient Greece Webquest.docx}
    Greek Olympics Chart and I am Poem
    Olympic City-States link
    {Olympics Chart.docx}
    {I am Poem.docx}
    Ancient Olympics Webquest
    Olympics Link
    {Olympics Webquest.docx}
    Chinese Timeline Project
    {China Timeline Project.notebook}
    Drop It To Me
    Drop It To Me Password = Student
    Chinese Inventions Webquest
    Inventions Link
    {Ancient China Webquest.docx}
    Chinese Name
    India Test
    {Indus Valley Test.docx}
    Indus Valley Webquest
    {Indus Valley Webquest.docx}
    Hieroglyphics
    {Hieroglyphics.notebook}
    King Tut's Tomb
    {King Tut Station Rotation.notebook}
    Mummy Math
    Egyptian Tomb Adventure
    Mummy How-to
    Pyramid Challenge
    Mesopotamia Webquest
    {Mesopotamia Webquest.docx}
    Follow each hyperlink by holding the ctrl button and clicking on the link. The answers to the questions can be found under each link.
    Otzi the Iceman
    {Discovering the Iceman.docx}
    Iceman Link
    World Timeline Project
    {Timeline Project.docx}
    Timeglider Website
    Usernames - Enfield, Enfield2, Enfield3, Enfield4
    Password - student
    January 16, 2013
    Drop It To Me Link - http://www.dropitto.me/brociousry
    - Password = Student
    -Save your I Am Poem as "YourName_I am Poem"
    I am Poem
    I am. . .
    I wonder. . .
    I hear. . .
    I see. . .
    I am. . .
    I pretend. . .
    I feel. . .
    I touch. . .
    I worry. . .
    I cry. . .
    I am. . .
    I understand. . .
    I say. . .
    I dream. . .
    I try. . .
    I hope. . .
    I am. . .
    {Crusades Info.docx}
    Read the Information for the East and West on the Crusades. Create a chart that contains a summary of each bolded section within the text. This information will be used on your test on Friday!!
    8th Grade Test
    Trivia Club 11/29
    Complete the following quizzes and record your score for each quiz. Highest score for all combined scores will win.
    Quiz 1
    Trivia Club 11/15
    Complete the following quizzes and record your score for each quiz. Highest score for all combined scores will win.
    Quiz 1
    Quiz 2
    Quiz 3
    Quiz 4
    For 32 Points, list all 32 NFL teams and group them within their respected divisions.
    12 Tables
    Ancient Greek Lesson
    Complete the following activities
    1. Respond to the Wallwisher question I have posted. Look at what other people have said as well.
    2. Complete the Greek Gods matching game.
    - Create a chart that lists the God, their symbol, and what they were the God of. **
    This information will be used on an open notes quiz on Monday.
    3. Find the Olympics Activity at the bottom of the page. Work your way through it, learning what the first Olympics were like.
    Mummy Curse Article
    http://www.funsocialstudies.learninghaven.com/articles/mummies2.htm
    Pyramid Game
    Inside the Tomb
    What does a stela do?
    What are two things that hieroglyphics could mean?
    Who is buried inside the tomb?
    List the four canopic jars. Tell what figure represented each jar as well as what was placed inside each jar.
    What do the statues represent?
    What are the statues of and what is their purpose?
    When looking at ancient gods, what are the animal heads clues to?
    List the four gods and explain what they are the god of.
    What is the purpose of the hieroglyphics on the tomb?
    What objects were found in the coffin? Explain why these items were placed in the coffin.
    Map Components Assignment
    Using your notes and atlas, complete the questions below and submit the form. These questions will be graded so it is important to take your time and not just guess. When you are finished, you may go to the Latitude and Longitude game to continue practicing.
    Latitude and Longitude Treasure
    Loading...
    Summer Bridge 2012
    States Tutorial
    State Game by Region
    Name the States Game
    Wednesday, June 20, 2012
    Check out this ToonDoo website. It allows you to make virtual comic strips. Play around with it today and become familiar with it. See what it has to offer and play with all of the tools. Tomorrow we will be creating comic strips focused around a particular topic. Today is a free day on the site to learn how to use it. Enjoy!
    Tuesday, June 19, 2012
    Take a minute to respond to my Wallwisher question before moving on to your webquest!!
    Welcome 6th graders! In preparation for your first year in the middle school, a brief webquest has been put together to test your skills and see what you can discover. Use the websites provided as well as information discussed in class to help answer these questions.
    Link 1
    EMS Website
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    Where in World War II Project
    You and a partner will research a famous location in World War II. Your end product will be to create direction arrows for your location that will be displayed in the classroom. Your arrows must include the distance to the location from Enfield as well as the direction to the location. You must also include 5 facts that explain the importance of that location in WWII. You will have one day to complete your research and one day to complete the assignment.
    Requirements:
    1. Direction arrow
    2. Distance to destination
    3. Direction to destination
    4. 5 facts about the importance of destination.
    5. 3 paragraph essay on this location (Hand-written)
    Map Link
    Locations to Choose From:
    -Normandy
    -Bastogne
    -Baatan
    -St. Mere Eglise
    -London
    -Nagasaki
    -Iwo Jima
    -Coral Sea
    -Midway Island
    -Pearl Harbor
    -Guadalcanal
    -Hiroshima
    -Tuskegee, AL
    -Stalingrad
    -Leningrad
    -Kasserine Pass
    -El Alamein
    -Anzio
    -Okinowa
    Go to the World War One Trench Warfare link.
    Turn the volume off on your computer.
    Begin mission one and read the scenario before going to the operations room. Try many different combinations on each level to see which combination gives you the best results. Keep track of your outcomes as they will be needed to complete your end of assignment survey. Work your way through each mission, replaying them as often as you would like. Be sure to complete the end of assignment survey before the end of class.
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    Castle Webquest
    {Castle Webquest.docx}
    Coat of arms
    The Olympic Games
    Your assignment is to complete the linked reading that compares and contrasts the original Olympic games to modern Olympic games. Once you have completed the reading, you are to create a venn-diagram comparing and contrasting the two. After you have completed the diagram, you are to write a three paragraph essay comparing and contrasting the two. All of this can be done on the same page.
    Requirements:
    1. Venn-Diagram
    2. Three paragraph essay
    Link - Olympic Games
    Important Dates
    Thursday, 3/15 - AVID/PTA Night
    3/16 - Report Cards Go Home
    4/9 to 4/14 - Spring Break
    This Day in History

    Other Links
    File Uploader - Password = Student
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    Cartoon Creation
    Link - ToonDoo
    Book Link - Maniac Magee
    Multiple Intelligences Test
    Link 1 - Multiple Intelligences
    Link 2 - Learning Styles Quiz
    Maniac Magee Book
    Drop It To Me Link - http://www.dropitto.me/brociousry
    - Password = Student
    50 States
    State Game by Region
    Name the States Game
    Charts and Graphs
    Life Expectancy Charts
    Migration Charts
    Population and Resources
    Renaissance Webquest
    {Renaissance Webquest.docx}
    Renaissance Link
    Grade Average Calculation
    {Class Average Spreadsheet.xlsx}
    Drop It To Me Link - http://www.dropitto.me/brociousry
    - Password = Student
    Save your file as YourName - Grade Average
    Feudal Order Comic Strip
    Link for Information
    Your task is to research the different social classes of the feudal system and create a comic strip for each class. You will use information from the link provided in your comic strip. Your comics must be both informational and entertaining.
    You will research Nobles, Knights, and Peasants
    Information in your research must include the following:
    1. Clothing
    2. Food
    3. Homes
    4. Two other topics
    You must find 3 facts for each area of your research
    Vikings Webquest
    {Viking Webquest.docx}
    Black Death DBQ
    Middle Ages Webquest
    {Middle Ages Webquest.docx}
    Civilizations of the Americas
    You are to research each of the ancient American Civilizations and create Interactive Notes for each civilization. You will use your textbook as well as the provided internet links to help you with this task. At the end of this project, you will have a comprehensive overview of the major civilizations of the Americas.
    Maya, Inca, Aztec
    North American Civilizations
    Roman Numerals Activity
    Roman Numerals Game
    Roman Numerals Worksheet
    Roman Colosseum Activity
    Link
    You must write down three important facts about each of the following areas of the Colosseum:
    1. The Plan
    2. The Awning
    3. Seating and Society
    4. The Circulation System
    5. The Arena
    6. The Substructure
    Roman Army Webquest
    Link
    {Roman Army Webquest.docx}
    Google News Archive
    1.Follow the link to the Google News Archive website.
    2. Find a newspaper that interests you.
    3. Find that newspaper for your birthday.
    4. Tell me three headlines that happened on that day and what year it was.
    5. Repeat these steps for two more newspapers.
    Google News Link
    Greek God Trading Cards
    Trading Card Link
    {Greek God Descriptions.docx}
    Directions
    1. Type in your name and partners name and click next
    2. Type in the name of your god and click "create your own"
    3. Name section 1 "God or goddess of. . . "
    4. Name section 2 "Strengths and Attributes"
    5. Name section 3 "Roman Name"
    6. Name section 4 "Family Members"
    7. Name section 5 "2 Quick Facts"
    8.Type your information in all boxes
    9.Click Save and save the file as "your name - god name"
    10. Send the file to me using dropittome.
    Drop It To Me
    Drop It To Me Password = Student
    Ancient Greece Webquest 2/20 - 2/21
    Webquest Link
    {Ancient Greece Webquest.docx}
    Greek Olympics Chart and I am Poem
    Olympic City-States link
    {Olympics Chart.docx}
    {I am Poem.docx}
    Ancient Olympics Webquest
    Olympics Link
    {Olympics Webquest.docx}
    Chinese Timeline Project
    {China Timeline Project.notebook}
    Drop It To Me
    Drop It To Me Password = Student
    Chinese Inventions Webquest
    Inventions Link
    {Ancient China Webquest.docx}
    Chinese Name
    India Test
    {Indus Valley Test.docx}
    Indus Valley Webquest
    {Indus Valley Webquest.docx}
    Hieroglyphics
    {Hieroglyphics.notebook}
    King Tut's Tomb
    {King Tut Station Rotation.notebook}
    Mummy Math
    Egyptian Tomb Adventure
    Mummy How-to
    Pyramid Challenge
    Mesopotamia Webquest
    {Mesopotamia Webquest.docx}
    Follow each hyperlink by holding the ctrl button and clicking on the link. The answers to the questions can be found under each link.
    Otzi the Iceman
    {Discovering the Iceman.docx}
    Iceman Link
    World Timeline Project
    {Timeline Project.docx}
    Timeglider Website
    Usernames - Enfield, Enfield2, Enfield3, Enfield4
    Password - student
    January 16, 2013
    Drop It To Me Link - http://www.dropitto.me/brociousry
    - Password = Student
    -Save your I Am Poem as "YourName_I am Poem"
    I am Poem
    I am. . .
    I wonder. . .
    I hear. . .
    I see. . .
    I am. . .
    I pretend. . .
    I feel. . .
    I touch. . .
    I worry. . .
    I cry. . .
    I am. . .
    I understand. . .
    I say. . .
    I dream. . .
    I try. . .
    I hope. . .
    I am. . .
    {Crusades Info.docx}
    Read the Information for the East and West on the Crusades. Create a chart that contains a summary of each bolded section within the text. This information will be used on your test on Friday!!
    8th Grade Test
    Trivia Club 11/29
    Complete the following quizzes and record your score for each quiz. Highest score for all combined scores will win.
    Quiz 1
    Trivia Club 11/15
    Complete the following quizzes and record your score for each quiz. Highest score for all combined scores will win.
    Quiz 1
    Quiz 2
    Quiz 3
    Quiz 4
    For 32 Points, list all 32 NFL teams and group them within their respected divisions.
    12 Tables
    Ancient Greek Lesson
    Complete the following activities
    1. Respond to the Wallwisher question I have posted. Look at what other people have said as well.
    2. Complete the Greek Gods matching game.
    - Create a chart that lists the God, their symbol, and what they were the God of. **
    This information will be used on an open notes quiz on Monday.
    3. Find the Olympics Activity at the bottom of the page. Work your way through it, learning what the first Olympics were like.
    Mummy Curse Article
    http://www.funsocialstudies.learninghaven.com/articles/mummies2.htm
    Pyramid Game
    Inside the Tomb
    What does a stela do?
    What are two things that hieroglyphics could mean?
    Who is buried inside the tomb?
    List the four canopic jars. Tell what figure represented each jar as well as what was placed inside each jar.
    What do the statues represent?
    What are the statues of and what is their purpose?
    When looking at ancient gods, what are the animal heads clues to?
    List the four gods and explain what they are the god of.
    What is the purpose of the hieroglyphics on the tomb?
    What objects were found in the coffin? Explain why these items were placed in the coffin.
    Map Components Assignment
    Using your notes and atlas, complete the questions below and submit the form. These questions will be graded so it is important to take your time and not just guess. When you are finished, you may go to the Latitude and Longitude game to continue practicing.
    Latitude and Longitude Treasure
    Array
    Summer Bridge 2012
    States Tutorial
    State Game by Region
    Name the States Game
    Wednesday, June 20, 2012
    Check out this ToonDoo website. It allows you to make virtual comic strips. Play around with it today and become familiar with it. See what it has to offer and play with all of the tools. Tomorrow we will be creating comic strips focused around a particular topic. Today is a free day on the site to learn how to use it. Enjoy!
    Tuesday, June 19, 2012
    Take a minute to respond to my Wallwisher question before moving on to your webquest!!
    Welcome 6th graders! In preparation for your first year in the middle school, a brief webquest has been put together to test your skills and see what you can discover. Use the websites provided as well as information discussed in class to help answer these questions.
    Link 1
    EMS Website
    Array
    Where in World War II Project
    You and a partner will research a famous location in World War II. Your end product will be to create direction arrows for your location that will be displayed in the classroom. Your arrows must include the distance to the location from Enfield as well as the direction to the location. You must also include 5 facts that explain the importance of that location in WWII. You will have one day to complete your research and one day to complete the assignment.
    Requirements:
    1. Direction arrow
    2. Distance to destination
    3. Direction to destination
    4. 5 facts about the importance of destination.
    5. 3 paragraph essay on this location (Hand-written)
    Map Link
    Locations to Choose From:
    -Normandy
    -Bastogne
    -Baatan
    -St. Mere Eglise
    -London
    -Nagasaki
    -Iwo Jima
    -Coral Sea
    -Midway Island
    -Pearl Harbor
    -Guadalcanal
    -Hiroshima
    -Tuskegee, AL
    -Stalingrad
    -Leningrad
    -Kasserine Pass
    -El Alamein
    -Anzio
    -Okinowa
    Go to the World War One Trench Warfare link.
    Turn the volume off on your computer.
    Begin mission one and read the scenario before going to the operations room. Try many different combinations on each level to see which combination gives you the best results. Keep track of your outcomes as they will be needed to complete your end of assignment survey. Work your way through each mission, replaying them as often as you would like. Be sure to complete the end of assignment survey before the end of class.
    Array
    Castle Webquest
    {Castle Webquest.docx}
    Coat of arms
    The Olympic Games
    Your assignment is to complete the linked reading that compares and contrasts the original Olympic games to modern Olympic games. Once you have completed the reading, you are to create a venn-diagram comparing and contrasting the two. After you have completed the diagram, you are to write a three paragraph essay comparing and contrasting the two. All of this can be done on the same page.
    Requirements:
    1. Venn-Diagram
    2. Three paragraph essay
    Link - Olympic Games

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    Mesopotamia Webquest
    {Mesopotamia Webquest.docx}
    Follow each hyperlink by holding the ctrl button and clicking on the link. The answers to the questions can be found under each link.
    Otzi the Iceman
    {Discovering the Iceman.docx}
    Iceman Link

    Map Skills
    Historical Maps
    ...
    Rivers Map
    Resource Maps
    Mesopotamia Webquest
    {Mesopotamia Webquest.docx}
    Follow each hyperlink by holding the ctrl button and clicking on the link. The answers to the questions can be found under each link.
    Otzi the Iceman
    {Discovering the Iceman.docx}
    Iceman Link

    Island Brochure Creation
    You are going to create a Travel Brochure for the Themed Island that you created. You need to entice travelers to visit your island. The brochure will encompass the five themes of geography. You must explain how each of the themes applies to your island. Use the template that I have provided as a starting guide for your brochure. I have attached the file below as well as additional information that you might find useful for the creation of your brochure.
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Tuesday, October 21

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    Mesopotamia Webquest
    {Mesopotamia Webquest.docx}
    Follow each hyperlink by holding the ctrl button and clicking on the link. The answers to the questions can be found under each link.

    Otzi the Iceman
    {Discovering the Iceman.docx}
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Wednesday, October 1

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    Otzi the Iceman
    {Discovering the Iceman.docx}
    Iceman Link

    Map Skills
    Historical Maps
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Friday, September 26

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    Map Skills
    Historical Maps
    Compare Maps
    Culture Maps
    Compare Info on Maps
    Historical Maps
    Land Use in Oregon
    Land Use Map
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    Map Skills
    Compare Info on Maps
    Compare Maps
    Culture Maps
    Compare Info on Maps
    Historical Maps
    Land Use in Oregon
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