12/14 TGIF! Part 2 of the Ch 9 Test today!

Good Morning!

I just want to thank everyone for being here the last couple of days, and those of you that have been absent, thank you for being responsible about emailing and keeping up! It is has been most helpful with the group projects, and tests. Please, if you wont be in the next few days you need to let me know ASAP.

Today in class, We will begin the hour by collecting our Chapter 9 Connections and Questions and then take our Chapter 9 Test, with ten minutes to finish out our Chapter 9 Test ( Very few finished yesterday – maybe 5 out of each hour). These grades will be available on student/parent connect later today. We will then work on our sloppy copy from our Daily Life in Ancient Egypt project. Most groups should be close to finishing their sloppy copy today and I would expect at least 7/10 of the title headings completed.

Homework:  1. Print 5WR Sloppy Copy Notes! 5wrwritingprompt2 2. Be here all week for the project!! Project due Tuesday! 3. Buy from school store! EC

Have a nice weekend!

Mrs. Crechiolo

12/13 Part 1 of the Chapter 9 Test Today!

Good Morning!

Today and Friday in class, students will be given 10-12 minutes each day. They will have to write 2 complete sentences about Daily life in Ancient Egypt under the topics of Family Life, Marriage, Food and Cooking, Cosmetics, Hair, Jewelry, Clothing, Housing and Furniture, and Government. They can get these two sentences from the Chapter 9 Cornell Notes. They can also make flashcards that have those titles on it and write the topic on the front and the two COMPLETE sentences on the back.This part of the quiz will be worth 20 points, add in Chapter 9 Vocabulary Quiz, and the Chapter 9 Cornell Notes will equal 30 points.

Today in class, we will begin the hour by reviewing our Chapter 9 Cornell Notes & Chapter 9 Connections and Questions. We will then take part 1 of our quiz, followed by beginning our daily life in Ancient Egypt project! DailylifeinAEprojectRubric (2) DailylifeinAEprojectRubric (1)

Homework: 1. Print 5WR Sloppy Copy Notes! 5wrwritingprompt2 2. Study your Chapter 9 Cornell Notes/Bell Work for Part 2 of the test Tom! 3. Chapter 9 Connections/Questions due tomorrow! 4. Chapter 9 Cornell Notes Complete! 5. Be here all week for the Daily life in Ancient Egypt project! 6. Buy from school store! EC

Have a great day!

Mrs. Crechiolo

12/12 Clothing, Entertainment, and Housing & Furniture in Egypt!

Good Morning!

Yesterday, all students took their Chapter 9 Vocabulary Quiz, they can see the score on I-Learn. Tomorrow they will take a quiz that will be taken in class on Thursday and Friday. They will have to write 2 complete sentences about Daily life in Ancient Egypt under the topics of Family Life, Marriage, Food and Cooking, Cosmetics, Hair, Jewelry, Clothing, Housing and Furniture, and Government. They can get these two sentences from the Chapter 9 Cornell Notes. They can also make flashcards that have those titles on it and write the topic on the front and the two COMPLETE sentences on the back.This part of the quiz will be worth 20 points, add in Chapter 9 Vocabulary Quiz, and the Chapter 9 Cornell Notes will equal 30 points.

Today in class, we will begin the hour by reviewing for tomorrow’s two day test (what is explained up there). We will then finish up our daily life in Ancient Egypt reading over Clothing, Entertainment, and Housing & Furniture in Egypt. If time permits, we will begin our project!

Chapter 9 Cornell Notes

Homework: 1. Study from your Chapter 9 Cornell Notes/Bell Work for the Chapter 9 Test tomorrow and Friday! 2. Complete the left hand side of the Cornell Notes! 3. Be here all week through Tuesday! Project Due Tuesday! 4. Buy from the school store, EC!

Have a good day!

Mrs. Crechiolo

12/11 Vocabulary Quiz Today!

Good Morning!

Today in class, we will begin the hour by taking our Chapter 9 Vocabulary Quiz.  Since this quiz will be combined with our Chapter 9 Short answer test that we will take over two days on Thursday and Friday, the only way they can see the score is on I-learn, so they will be able to tell what score they received immediately after taking it. We will then review our Monday section from the Questions/Connections Worksheet. After, we will learn about Cosmetics, Hair and Jewelry in Ancient Egypt.

Homework:  1. Complete the Tuesday section from the Questions/Connections WS! 2. Read from your Daily Life In Ancient Egypt Packet Paragraphs 6, 7, 8. 3. 3Begin to study for the 2 day test from your Chapter 9 Cornell Notes! (all students will need to do is write down two facts about each topic on Ancient Egypt). 4.BE HERE ALL WEEK! 5. Buy from the school store, EC!

Have a great day!

Mrs. Crechiolo

12/10 – Chapter 9 Vocabulary Quiz tomorrow!

Good Morning! I hope you all had a nice weekend!

As a huge reminder, we will be starting a project this week that has many quizzes and projects all related into one, it is important that you are here so you can work with your group!

Today in class, we will begin the hour by reviewing for our Chapter 9 Vocabulary Test on Tuesday (tomorrow) They will be over the 5 words of Social Pyramid, Social Class, Status, Noble ,and Peasant, it will all be matching. We will then read about Family Life, Marriage and Cooking in Daily Life in Ancient Egypt from our Daily Life in Ancient Reading Packets. We will read and then underline the questions to the answers from this page! DailyLifeAEquestions

Homework:  1. Complete Monday section from the Questions/Connections WS! Chapter 9 Questions and Connections 2. Study for your Chapter 9 Vocabulary Quiz – TOM! 3. BE HERE ALL WEEK! 4. Read from your Daily Life in Ancient Egypt Packet, Paragraphs 4, 5, and 6. 5. Buy from the school store – earn ec!

On Friday, we made Vocabulary Maps over the 5 words, I chose the best ones and they received extra credit!

Have a great day!

Mrs. Crechiolo

12/7 Chapter 9 Vocabulary Maps!

Good Morning!

Students will be receiving their Progress Report Grade for Card Marking 2 today. I entered them yesterday, however, grades will change after today. Please check on student/parent connect after school to see the most updated grade!

Additional Extra Credit Opportunity: Tell me what’s going on with this beautiful phone case! (Whats wrong with it?) Email me at crechim@dearbornschools.org

Today in class, we will begin the hour by collecting our 9.1 and 9.2 Worksheet.  We will then review government in Ancient Egypt, we will then work on a vocabulary map for Chapter 9. The vocabulary maps are worth 15 points including their Chapter 9 Vocabulary. If time permits, we will learn about Family life in Ancient Egypt from our Daily Life in Ancient Egypt packet!

Homework: 1. Study for your Chapter 9 Vocabulary Quiz – Tues! 2. BE HERE ALL NEXT WEEK! 3. Read from your Daily Life in Ancient Egypt Packet, Paragraphs 1, 2, 3. 4. Buy from the school store – earn ec!

Have a great weekend!

Mrs. Crechiolo

12/6 Daily Life in Ancient Egypt!

Good Morning!

All tests/grades are up to date on student/parent connect, I will be entering those grades as progress report grades today.

Today in class, we will begin the hour with a preview activity over Chapter 9. We will then check our Chapter 9 Vocabulary and begin to learn about Daily life in Ancient Egypt from pages 92-93. Students will have a worksheet that goes along with it that will be due tomorrow! AncientEgypt9.2 (I will post what we did in class so students get an idea in the event they are absent)

Homework:  1. Chapter 9.1 and 9.2 Worksheet – Due Tomorrow! 2. Chapter 9 Vocabulary Words Completed! 3. Moby Max due TOM! Friday 12/7 before you walk in! 4. Sticky Notes EC!

Have a great day!

Mrs. Crechiolo

12/5 Chapter 8 Test!

Good Morning!

Today in class, we will begin the hour by getting reading material (Daily life in Ancient Egypt Packet) that will be used for the next Chapter.  DailyLifeinAE1 (4) DailyLifeinAE1 (2) DailyLifeinAE1 (3) DailyLifeinAE1 (1) Chapter9Vocabulary We will then take our Chapter 8 Test (this will be available on Student/Parent connect today!), followed by our Chapter 9 Pre-Test! Good Luck! 🙂

Homework:  1. Talk to the Text over Government ONLY in the Daily Life in AE Packet! 2. Chapter 9 Vocabulary Words Completed! 3.Moby Max Due Friday 12/7 BEFORE YOU WALK IN! 4. Sticky Notes EC!

Have a good day!

Mrs. Crechiolo

12/4 Checking Chapter 8 Study Guide Today!

Good Morning!

As a reminder, tomorrow’s test will be worth 35 minutes. It will be 27 questions, matching the vocabulary, match the Pharaoh to the accomplishment (monument), 2 scaling questions and “How did the Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt accomplish and how did they do it?”, that must be answered in 3 sentences!

Today in class, we will place some items in our notebook for Chapter 9. We will then review our Cornell Notes followed by checking the study guide!

Homework: 1. Study for your Chapter 8 Test tomorrow! 2. Chapter 8 Cornell Notes Completed! 3. Moby Max due Friday before you walk in! 4. Bring in sticky notes for EC!

Have a great night!

Mrs. Crechiolo

Checking Chapter 8 Study Guide tomorrow!

Good Morning!

Today in class we will begin the hour by collecting flocabulary. We will then take our Map of Africa quiz very quickly. After, we will finish up with Pharaoh Ramses II and write out our essential question on our Cornell Notes and Chapter 8 Study Guide.

Our Chapter 8 Tests will consist of 27 questions, multiple choice, matching vocabulary, match the Pharaoh to their site of accomplishment, scaling, and the essential question of “What did the Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt and how did they accomplish it?”

Homework:  1. Checking your Chapter 8 Study Guide Tomorrow- Test Wednesday! 2. Chapter 8 Cornell Notes completed! 3. Moby Max due Friday before you walk in! 4. Bring Sticky Notes in for EC!

Have a great day!

Mrs. Crechiolo