Week 8- Quarter 2 January 11, 2021


6th grade schedule Forney 1.11.21

6th grade schedule Taylor 1.11.21

TeacherKristen Smith
Subject AreaWorld History / Advanced World History
Grade Level6th
Week #January 11- 15 2021
Unit of InstructionAncient India
Standard(s) Taught


Recognize the political and cultural achievements of the Mauryan and Gupta empires.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Student Goals:

 Students will discuss the influence of Hinduism and Buddhism on the Mauryan and Gupta civilizations.

Students will examine how the Mauryan and Gupta empires collected taxes on agricultural products, controlled iron deposits, and created state monopolies.

Classroom Activities

Innovation Students:  Students will complete their Edgenuity Lesson “Origins of Hinduism” Warm up- Instruction- Assignment- Quiz 

Monday & Thursday Link: https://zoom.us/j/98323145602?pwd=SUVNcnl6OGgzWkd2UVRocHo1NGJyUT09
Wednesday Link: https://zoom.us/j/97018559932?pwd=a24rQVR1NzVhNExaVmRHS3ZWenRWUT09

**I do not feel comfortable posting the zoom code on a public website so please message me via Remind or email for the code if you need access. I will also not be available to message you once class has begun. If you need the code, it is imperative that you message me at least 20 minutes prior.

Face to Face: Students will be completing interactive notebook notes on Hinduism and Buddhism. This will be helpful for them when studying for their summative assessments. 

Assignments Due

Innovation: Edgenuity Lesson “Origins of Hinduism”  

Face to Face: Interactive Spiral Notebook Notes 

Additional Resources

ALL IEP and ESOL accommodations will be provided daily.

When a student is absent, it is their responsibility to check in with me and get any notes or materials they may have missed. Students will have the number of days absent to complete missing work. If you need any assignments emailed or have any questions or concerns, please contact me via remind or email me directly at smithk@ivyhawnschool.org.

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