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Tyler Fennema

7th Grade Eastern Hemisphere History

Room 201

tyler.fennema@dcsms.org

 

- THIS MONTH -

 

December 1-5: Great Wall Project (Rubric will be attached under Projects Tab)

12/8-12/16 Exam Review

 

12/8 Geography Review, Early Man, Understanding History

Types of sources

Types of Maps

Locations of civilizations and Major waters

Time Line

How did early man live?

Latitude and Longitude Lines

Equator and Prime Meridian

New and Old Stone Age

Archaeology

 

 

12/9 Mesopotamia Review

Roles of Rivers

What is a Civilization?

Judaism: Abraham, Moses, Torah, Sabbath, Diaspora, David, Solomon, Passover, Canaan, Covenant, 10 commandments

Hammurabi Code of Law

Sargon

Monotheism and Polytheism

Ziggurat

Cuneiform

 Advancements in Mesopotamia

 

12/10  Egypt Review

Social Pyramid

Government: Pharaoh Menes, Ahmose, Hatshepshut, Tutankhamun, Khufu, Hykosos, Empire

Social Pyramid

Role Of Writing: Scribes, Rosetta Stone, Papyrus Hieroglyphics

Role of Rivers: "Gift of the Nile" Nile Delta, Silt, Irrigation, flooding

Mummification Process

Advancements of Egypt

 

12/11 India Review

Subcontinent: How is India  one and how does it affect them?

Mount Everest

Hinduism:  Vedas, Vishnu, Shiva, Brahman, Catse System, Reincarnation, Dharma, puja

Buddhism: Siddhartha Gautama, Monk, Karma, Four Nobel Truths, Eightfold Path, Middle Way, Buddha.

Caste System


12/12 China Review

Geography Terms: Levee, Steppe, Loess, Erosion, Famine

Government Terms: Province, Noble, Mandate of Heaven

Great Wall of China

Chinas Dynasty: Shang, Qin, Han

Chinas Emperors: Wudi, Qin Shihaungdi

Fu Hao

Confucianism: Confucius,

Oracles/ Oracle Bones

Grand School

Advancements of China

 

Exam Schedule December 23rd-26th

 

Ex

 

Tuesday, December 16

6th Grade

 

7th Grade

 

8th Grade

 

Science Exam

8:00 – 10:00

Science Exam

8:00 – 10:00

Science Exam

8:00 – 10:00

1st Period

10:05 – 10:35

1st Period

10:05 – 10:35

1st Period

10:05 – 10:35

2nd Period

10:35 – 12:00

2nd Period

10:40 – 11:10

2nd Period

10:40 – 11:10

A Lunch

10:35 – 11:00

3rd Period

11:15 – 12:40

3rd Period

11:15 – 11:45

B Lunch

11:05 – 11:30

A Lunch

11:35 – 12:00

4th Period

11:50 – 12:20

3rd Period

12:05 – 12:35

B Lunch

12:05 – 12:30

5th Period

12:25 – 1:50

4th Period

12:40 – 1:10

4th Period

12:45 – 1:15

A Lunch

12:35 – 1:00

5th Period

1:15 – 1:45

5th Period

1:20 – 1:50

B Lunch

1:05 – 1:30

6th Period

1:50 – 2:25

6th Period

1:55 – 2:25

6th Period

1:55 – 2:25

7th Period

2:30 – 3:00

7th Period

2:30 – 3:00

7th Period

2:30 – 3:00

8th Period

3:05 – 3:40

8th Period

3:05 –   Dismissal

8th Period

3:05 –   Dismissal

 

Wednesday, December 17

6th   Grade

 

7th   Grade

 

8th   Grade

 

Exam

 

Exam

 

 

 

1st Period

8:00   – 9:30

1st Period

8:00   – 9:30

1st Period

8:00   – 9:30

3rd Period

9:35   – 12:30

3rd Period

9:35   – 11:05

3rd Period

9:35   – 11:05

A Lunch

10:35   – 11:00

5th Period

11:10   – 2:00

5th Period

11:   10 – 12:40

B Lunch

11:05   – 11:30

A Lunch

11:35   – 12:00

7th Period

12:45   – 3:40

5th Period

12:30   – 2:00

B Lunch

12:05   – 12:30

A Lunch

12:45   – 1:10

7th Period

2:05   – 3:40

7th Period

2:05   – 3:40

B Lunch

1:10   – 1:35

 

Thursday, December 18

6th   Grade

 

7th   Grade

 

8th   Grade

 

Exam

 

Exam

 

 

 

2nd Period

8:00   – 9:30

2nd Period

8:00   – 9:30

2nd Period

8:00   – 9:30

4th Period

9:35   – 12:30

4th Period

9:35   – 11:05

4th Period

9:35   – 11:05

A Lunch

10:35   – 11:00

6th Period

11:10   – 2:00

6th Period

11:   10 – 12:40

B Lunch

11:05   – 11:30

A Lunch

11:35   – 12:00

8th Period

12:45   – 3:40

6th Period

12:30   – 2:00

B Lunch

12:05   – 12:30

A Lunch

12:45   – 1:10

8th Period

2:05   – 3:40

8th Period

2:05   – 3:40

B Lunch

1:10   – 1:35

 

Friday, December 19

This is a make-up exam day. Those students needing to make up an exam will report to that classroom. Any other students present will follow the regular bell schedule. Lunch times will be announced after taking a head count of students that morning. Remember this is a testing day.