Social Studies


11/13-11/17

posted Nov 13, 2017, 4:59 AM by Amanda Sambucini

This week we will be ending our study of Ancient Egypt by making posters of Egyptian gods.  Later this week we will start Chapter 4: Ancient India. 

This week's assignment(s):

-Ancient Egypt Scrapbook Project is due Monday, November 20th. Project directions went home. This scrapbook will count as a test grade and will be in place of a regular chapter test. 

11/6-11/10

posted Nov 6, 2017, 6:10 AM by Amanda Sambucini   [ updated Nov 7, 2017, 11:36 AM ]

This week we be detectives and research different theories about the death of King Tut.  We will also study the daily life and culture of Ancient Egyptians.  

This week's assignment(s):
-Finish CSI Report by Friday 11/10
-Ancient Egypt Scrapbook Project is due Monday, November 20th. Project directions went home. This scrapbook will count as a test grade and will be in place of a regular chapter test.

*Chapter 3 words are on Quizlet!

10/30-11/3

posted Oct 30, 2017, 4:53 AM by Amanda Sambucini

This week we will continue learning about Ancient Egypt.  We will discuss pyramids and make our own, and learn about various gods and goddesses. 

This week's assignment(s):
-Ch. 3 Lessons 1,2,3 Vocab Quiz Thursday 11/2
-Ancient Egypt Scrapbook Project is due Monday, November 20th. Project directions went home. This scrapbook will count as a test grade and will be in place of a regular chapter test.

*Chapter 3 words are on Quizlet!

10/23-10/27

posted Oct 22, 2017, 2:45 PM by Amanda Sambucini   [ updated Oct 27, 2017, 5:02 AM ]

This week we will continue learning about Ancient Egypt.  We will discuss the geography of Egypt and learn about pharaohs. We are going to make some Egyptian jewelry as well!

This week's assignment(s):
-Ch. 3 Lessons 1,2,3 Vocab Quiz Thursday 11/2
-Ancient Egypt Scrapbook Project is due on Monday, November 20th. Project directions went home. This scrapbook will count as a test grade and will be in place of a regular chapter test.
-Chapter 3 Vocabulary due Wednesday 10/25

*Chapter 3 words are on Quizlet!

10/17-10/20

posted Oct 17, 2017, 5:21 AM by Amanda Sambucini   [ updated Oct 19, 2017, 5:37 AM ]

We will be reviewing Chapter 2 in preparation for our test this week. On Friday we will begin our unit on Ancient Egypt!

This week's assignment(s):
-Ch. 3 Vocabulary is due Wednesday 10/25
-Chapter 2 Test Thursday 10/19..Take the self test online by going to phschool.com and using the web code lba-2205


*Chapter 2 Vocabulary words are on Quizlet!

10/10-10/13

posted Oct 10, 2017, 4:59 AM by Amanda Sambucini   [ updated Oct 13, 2017, 10:38 AM ]

We will be finishing up Chapter 2.  We will conclude with the history of the Israelites and Judaism.  This week, we will be making our own Mesopotamian cylinder seals out of clay! Pictures to come!

This week's assignment(s):

-finish Chapter Review- pg.61 (choose 7 words), pg. 62 #15abc, 16ab, 17abc, 18ab, 19abc
-Chapter 2 Lessons 3,4,& 5 Vocabulary quiz Tuesday 10/17
-Chapter 2 Test Thursday 10/19


*Chapter 2 Vocabulary words are on Quizlet!

10/2-10/6 HW

posted Oct 2, 2017, 4:50 AM by Amanda Sambucini   [ updated Oct 6, 2017, 6:36 AM ]

We are continuing Chapter 2 this week. We will explore the laws of Hammurabi's Code and learn about the ancient writing of cuneiform. 

This week's assignment(s):

-Ch.2 Lessons 1 & 2 Vocab Quiz Thursday
-Current Event is due Tuesday 10/10. Current event form was given. This counts as a quiz grade.


*Chapter 2 words are on Quizlet!

9/25-9/29 HW

posted Sep 25, 2017, 4:56 AM by Amanda Sambucini   [ updated Sep 28, 2017, 10:23 AM ]

This week we have begun Chapter 2: The Fertile Crescent.  We are learning the geographical setting of Mesopotamia and analyzing notable empires (Babylonian and Assyrian) of the Mesopotamian region.

This week's assignment(s):
-Chapter 2 Vocabulary due Friday 9/29
-Current Event is due Tuesday 10/10. Current event form was given. This counts as a quiz grade.
-Ch. 2 Lessons 1 and 2 Vocab Quiz Thursday 10/5

*Chapter 2 words are on Quizlet!

9/18-9/22 HW

posted Sep 18, 2017, 4:33 AM by Amanda Sambucini

This week's assignment(s):

-Chapter 1 Test Monday 9/25

Join my Quizlet page to study your vocabulary! Here is the link: https://quizlet.com/join/zKtKcnnRa

9/11-9/15 HW

posted Sep 12, 2017, 4:09 AM by Amanda Sambucini

This week's assignment(s):

-Chapter 1 Vocabulary due Friday 9/15

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