12/6 – Daily Life in Ancient Egypt!

Good Morning and TGIF!

All tests are entered on Student/Parent connect, please take a look at some point today to check out your grade! I will also be entering Progress Reports this afternoon for Card Marking 2! Make sure youre getting homework in all your classes!

Today in class, we will continue with our preview activity over Chapter 9 and learn more about the Ancient Egyptian Social pyramid. We will then work on Vocabulary Maps! The best ones will go up for extra credit!

9.1/9.2 Worksheet that we worked on!

Homework: 1. IF YOURE NOT GOING TO BE HERE LET ME KNOW! 2. 9.1/9/2 worksheet due Monday, if not done today! 3. Talk to text over GOVT on DL in AE reading! 4. Moby Max – Due Friday December 13th! 5. Buy from the school store/Gluesticks – EC! 6. Chapter 9 Vocabulary Quiz on Tuesday. (You will be matching the words on I-Learn similar to the pre-test!)

Have a good weekend!

Ms. Rancilio

12/5 – Chapter 8 Test!

Good Morning!

Reminders:

  • If you are not going to be here ANY days within the next 2 weeks please let me know ASAP, due to the projects we will be starting/quizzes and tests.
  • Progress Reports will open today and they will close on Tuesday, please check grades later.

Today in class, we will begin the hour by taking our Chapter 8 test (Tests will be on Parent/student connect later). We will then begin our preview activity over Chapter 9.

Homework: 1.IF YOURE NOT GOING TO BE HERE LET ME KNOW! 2. Chapter 9 Vocabulary due Tom! 3. Chapter 9.1/9.2 worksheet due tom end of the hour! 4.Talk to text over GOVT on DL in AE reading! 5. Moby Max – Due Friday December 13th! 6.Buy from the school store/Gluesticks – EC!

Have a good day, and DO THAT Moby MAX! Youre so close!
Ms. Rancilio

12/4 – Chapter 8 Test tomorrow!

Good Morning!

Side Notes:

-All grades for the Map of Africa quiz are on parent/student connect. Students did very well on the quiz, however, I have a few students who still need to take it, so I can not give them back just yet!

-If you are NOT going to be here, you will need to let me know. With it being this close to Winter Break, we have a project and a few quizzes coming up that will nee to be wrapped up before we leave for the year. Please make sure if you are NOT here to inform myself and your other teachers.

Today in class, we will begin the hour by placing some items in our notebook. We will then check our study guide and review for tomorrow’s test!

Homework: 1. If youre not going to be here LMK! 2. Study your study guide for tomorrow’s test! 3. Talk to the text over GOVT on Daily Life in AE Reading! 4, Moby Max – Due Friday December 13th! 5. Buy from the school store/Gluesticks – EC!

Have a good day!

Ms. Rancilio

12/3 Map of Africa Quiz!

Good Morning!

Today in class, we will begin the hour by taking our map test (this will be available later on Student/Parent connect) We will then finish up any information regarding Pharaohs and their accomplishments!

I have decided to move tomorrows test to Thursday, just so that we are not cramming in information. The test will be worth 35 points taken on I – Learn where it will consist of Matching of Vocabulary, Matching of The Pharaoh to the Accomplishment, Scaling Questions, Multiple choice and answers the essential question of “What did the Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt Accomplish, and how did they do it?”

Homework: 1. Chapter 8 Cornell Notes Due Tomorrow! 2. Chapter 8 Study Guide – Checking tomorrow, Test Thursday 12/5! 3. Moby Max – Due Friday December 13th!

Have a great day!

Ms. Rancilio

12/2 – Ancient Egypt Pharaohs and their accomplishments!

Good Morning! I hope you all enjoyed your break, ate a lot, relaxed and did some (UN)necessary shopping! 😉 3 more weeks until Christmas Break!

Today in class, we will begin the hour by getting back some of our Current Events assignment for Card Marking 2 that need to be redone. Those are due tomorrow. We will be reviewing our map test of Africa for tomorrow. Students will be required to know 12 countries, where the Mediterranean Sea, Sahara Desert and Nile River are. We will then learn about two other Pharaohs – Pharaoh Hatsheput and Pharaoh Ramses II.

Map to help you study!:

Side Note – We will be taking the Chapter 8 Test on either Wednesday or Thursday. The test is worth 35 points, multiple choice, matching of vocabulary, and Pharaohs to their accomplishments, as well as some scaling, in addition to answering their Essential Question of “What did the Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt accomplish and how did they do it?”

Homework: 1. Chapter 8 Study Guide – checking Tuesday Dec 3rd TOM! Test Weds 4th! 2. Map of Africa Quiz – Taking test tomorrow 3. Moby Max – Due Friday December 13th 4. Current Events REDO due tomorrow!

Use this below to help you with the redo of current events!

Have a great week!
Ms. Rancilio

11/26 – Current Events

Good Morning and TGIT!!

Today in class, we will review a few Geoskills 2.2 questions, we will then practice for our map quiz on Tuesday, followed by working on current events side 1!

Homework: 1, Chapter 8 Study Guide – checking Tuesday Dec 3rd, Test Weds 4th! 2. Map of Africa Quiz – Due Tuesday December 3rd! 3. Moby Max – Due Friday December 13th. Anyone that finishes by Monday will get EC!

I just want to take the time to say Happy Thanksgiving to everyone. I am very thankful for each and every one of you on a daily basis and for asking how my mother is doing. This community is really my big extended family. Manga!(means eat in Italian), relax and watch the Lions (or dont)!

Ms. Rancilio

11/25 – Map of Africa Quiz Tuesday, December 3rd!

Good Morning and happy short 2 day week!

Today in class, we will begin the hour by passing out papers. We will then review the map of Africa, followed by reviewing our Chapter 8 Notes and Letters from Giza.

WE ALSO DID NOT FINISH THE GIZA LETTER! IT IS FOR HOMEWORK TONIGHT. PLEASE USE THE BLOG FROM FRIDAY TO HELP YOU! FEW STUDENTS FROM EACH HOUR TURNED IT IN!

Homework: 1. IF YOU WONT BE HERE TOMORROW LET ME KNOW! 2. Geoskills 2.2 Due Tomorrow! 3. Map of Africa Quiz – Tuesday December 3rd! 4. Moby Max Due Friday December 13th! 5. Giza letter all complete!

Have a great day!
Ms. Rancilio

11/22 – Out today

Good Morning!

I am going to be out today, my mom is having surgery today, I expect all students to be well behaved and respectful towards the substitute.

Here is an overview of the day of what we will be working on/completing:

If time permits, they will begin to work on the back side of the sloppy copy pretending they are visiting Giza and sending a post card.


EXTRA CREDIT – Which way does the Nile River run?

Have a good weekend, See you Monday!

Ms. Rancilio

11/21 – Beginning Chapter 8

Good Morning!

Today in class, we will begin the hour by reviewing our Maps of Africa and our Geoskills 2.2 assignment that we did not get to yesterday. We will then review the Essential Question for this time, followed by the four vocabulary words. We will then begin to learn about Ancient Egypt and King Tut.

Homework: 1. Chapter 8 Vocabulary due tomorrow! 2. Geoskills 2.2 due 11/26 3. Moby Max Due Friday December 13th (If you have less than 20 minutes completed tomorrow, I will be calling home, at some point) 4. BEHAVE FOR A SUB TOMORROW!

Have a good day!

Ms. Rancilio

11/20 – Expert Sections/Map of Africa!

Good Morning!

Today in class, we will begin the hour by placing some items in our notebook. We will then start and finish presentations over our Expert Assignments. We will then then start our Map of Africa!

Side Notes – 1) All test grades are in for students who took them yesterday. I have a few kids who need to take them today.

2) In the Gradebook, it says Expert Section Cornell Notes – They will be all due tomorrow at the beginning of the hour. However, the grade will be given of a 4 if they did the assignment, or 0 if they did not. We will be getting all answers for it today and it will be posted on the blog later. Please make sure this assignment is done.

Expert Section NOTES MUST BE DONE!

Homework: 1. EXPERT NOTES ALL DONE! 1. Map of Africa – Due Thursday end of the hour! 2. Geoskills 2.2 due 11/26 3. Moby Max Due Friday December 13th! 4. BEHAVE FOR A SUB ON FRIDAY!

Have a good day!

Ms. Rancilio