Wednesday, 9/22 through Wednesday, 10/27

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  Lesson #1:  "The Geography of Africa"  (Africa map)
 
  Lesson #2:  "Africa's Climate & Vegetation"
 
  Lesson #3:  "Traditional African Society"
 
  • HW --> Read the article on "African Art" and make a list of the characteristics of traditional African tribal art.  Identify some of the values and functions of typical African art objects.
  • PPT --> "Traditional African Society."
     
  Lesson #4:  "African Art & Africa's Oral Tradition"
 
  • PPT --> "Africa's Artistic Traditions"
  •  HW --> Study for a TEST [75 points] on the following:
         1. Matching Column - 15 geographic features [2 pts. each] on a map of Africa.
         2. Multiple Choice Questions [20 ques. - 2 pts. each] on:
              - the origins of man, the Neolithic Revolution, Agricultural Revolution,
                characteristics of a civilization.
              - Characteristics and effects of Africa's geography [topography, climate,
                vegetation] on Africa's people and economy.
              - traditional African tribal life [family structure, art, literature].
              - traditional African tribal religions [animism]
         3. Analyze a Primary Source Document [5 pts.] --> You will be given an excerpt
             from a primary source doc. on one of the topics covered by this test.  In 2-4
             sentences, you will answer a question given on the info. in this doc.
     
  Lesson #5:  TEST [75 points]
 
  Lesson #6:  "Black Pharaohs & the Early East African Kingdoms"
 
  • HW --> Do assignments #2 and #4 on the sheet, "Early African Civilizations & Empires."
     
  Lesson #7:  "Eastern African City-States & Southern African Empires"
 
  • HW --> Begin work on assignment #3 on the sheet, "Early African Civilizations & Empires" due for Lesson #9.
     
  Lesson #8:  Early Dismissal Day
 
  • HW --> Read the documents in the DBQ packet and answer the questions for each document in 3-4 sentences per document.
     
  Lesson #9:  "How To Do a DBQ Essay - Part I"
 
  Lesson #10:  "How To Do a DBQ Essay - Part II"
 
  • HW --> Do assignment #1 on your sheet, "European Colonialism in Africa."
     
  Lesson #11:  "Library Orientation" --> go directly to THE LIBRARY!!
 
  • HW --> Work on your DBQ essay answer [50 points].  It is due on 10/18 or 10/19!!
     
  Lesson #12:  "The African Slave Trade"
 
  • HW --> Read "Slavery in the World Today" and create 5 questions about the reading and answer your own questions.  Then create 2 additional questions that you would like answered, but are not answered in the reading.
  • PPT --> "The African Slave Trade"
   
  Lesson #13:  "The Slave Trade in the World Today"
 
  • HW --> Finish writing/typing your DBQ essay answer [50 points].  It is due on 10/18 or 10/19!!
  • HW --> Finish reading "Slavery in America Today."  Make a list of 10 important MAJOR facts that you learned from this reading.
     
  Lesson #14:  "Slavery in America Today"
 
  • HW --> Do Assignment #2 on the sheet "European Imperialism."
     
  Lesson #15:  "European Imperialism - Part I"
 
  Lesson #16:  "The Colonization & Control of South Africa"
 
  • HW --> Do Assignment #3 on the sheet "European Imperialism."
     
  Lesson #17:  "European Imperialism - Part II"
 
  • HW --> Fill in the chart on the pros & cons of European imperialism.
     
  Lesson #18:  "The Impact of European Imperialism on Africa"
 
  • HW --> Study for a TEST [100 points] on the following:
         1. Multiple Choice Questions [36 ques. - 2 pts. each]
         2.  Primary Source Documents to Analyze [3 = 6 pts. ea.] on:
              - Early African history
              - Slavery, the slave trade, slavery today.
              - European imperialism.
  Lesson #19:  TEST [100 points]
 
 

DATE

DAY

KLM QRS
  W 9/22 4 X L1
  Th 9/23 5 L1 L2
  F 9/24 6 L2 X
           
  M 9/27 1 L3 L3
  T 9/28 2 L4 L4
  W 9/29 3 L6 L6
  Th 9/30 4 X L7
  F 10/1 5 L7 L5
           
  M 10/4 6 L5 X
  T 10/5 1 L8 L8
  W 10/6 2 L9 L9
  Th 10/7 3 L10 L10
  F 10/8 4 X L10
           
  M 10/11 Columbus Day -- No School!
  T 10/12 5 L10 L11
  W 10/13 6 L11 X
  Th 10/14 1 L12 L12
  F 10/15 2 X X
           
  M 10/18 3 L13 L13
  T 10/19 4 X L14
  W 10/20 5 L14 X
  Th 10/21 6 L15 L15
  F 10/22 1 L16 L16
           
  M 10/25 2 L17 L17
  T 10/26 3 L18 L18
  W 10/27 4 X L19