Q3 W1 January 7, 2019

TeacherKristen Smith
Subject AreaWorld History / Advanced World History
Grade Level6th
Week #January 7-11 2019
Unit of InstructionAncient China
Standard(s) Taught

SS.6.W.4.6- Describe the concept of the Mandate of Heaven and its connection to the
Zhou and later dynasties.


Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Student Goals: 

Students will focus on their New year’s resolutions both personal and academic. 

Students are then going to starts learning about the geography of China and how the different natural barriers influenced the number of people migrating in and out of the country. 

We will also introduce important vocabulary words. 

Classroom Activities

Students will analyze maps, watch videos and take important notes on the natural barriers of China. 

Students will complete growth mindset new years resolutions

Students will copy in their bell ringer notebook their new vocabulary words. 

Assignments Due

New Years Resolutions Activity Stations

Notebook work- Vocabulary Words 

Additional Resources

Vocabulary Words:  Ancient China #1

  1. Warlord 
  2. Aristocrat
  3. Ancestor
  4. Pictograph
  5. Ideograph 
  6. Mandate of Heaven 
  7. bureaucracy
  8. hereditary 
  9. Dao

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 smithk@ivyhawnschool.org. 

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