Q1 W6 September 18 2018
This is a video we watched in class
|Subject Area||World History/ Advanced World History|
|Grade Level||6th Grade |
|Week #||September 17-21 2018 |
|Unit of Instruction||Early river civilizations |
SS.6.W.2.3- Identify the characteristics of civilization.
SS.6.W.2.7- Summarize the important achievements of Mesopotamian civilization.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
- Students will identify how population, technology, government, religion, and culture can influence a civilization.
- Students will analyze the significance of the development of writing to history.
- Students will examine how the Mesopotamian civilization influenced civilizations for centuries to come.
Blended Learning Rotations- Skills: Early Civilizations- Sumerian Civilization
Rotation 1: STEM
Start by reading the
ALL ABOUT ZIGGURATS
Then read the STEM CHALLENGE directions.
Come up with your group name and predictions/ Brainstorming questions
Rotation 3: Small group with Mrs. Smith.
We will discuss vocabulary Weekly Vocab Words: Ziggurat, Cuneiform, scribe, silt, city-state, irrigation
Students will take notes, write definitions of the vocab in their RED history notebooks.
Rotation 5: Foldable/ Art
Quietly continue working on your flip book remember it’s for a grade!
Rotation 2: Writing
At this station you will write a half page journal entry. Pretend you are someone in the city-state of Sumer maybe your rich or poor. Use your text book to help with facts page 46.
Rotation 4: Art
Imagine you are Scribe at this rotation you will write Cuneiform on clay tablets.
DON’T MAKE A MESS PLEASE, if you do I will give you construction paper instead.
Rotation 6: STEM
You will continue working on your MARBLE RUN CHALLENGE
Rotation Work from centers: 2,3. & 5
ALL IEP and ESOL accommodations will be provided daily.
When a student is absent, it is their responsibility to check the absent files in class and copy notes from a peer. Students will have the number of days absent to complete missing work. If you need any assignments emailed, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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