A.P. E.S.
Land & Water Use

Schedule Dates

State Standards / Objectives


Instructional Activities

Jan 5 (Mon)

 

1) "Playing God With Africa" video: wildlife management strategies
2) Wildlife management paper guidelines

Homework: Write paper on video about wildlife management strategies used in Africa; prepare for ch 9 vocab quiz on Wed (link to movie)

Jan 7 (Wed)

 

1) Ch 9 Vocab Quiz
2) Peer Evaluate Africa Papers
3 Ch 13 Vocabulary & Concepts (doc, rtf, html)
4) Ecocolumn Evaluation

Jan 9 (Fri)
 

1) Presentations due

Homework: 1st 10 pages of ch 13

Jan 12 (Mon)
 

1) Presentations of ch 13

Homework: 2nd 10 pages of ch 13 NOTE: IF YOU HAVE NOTES/OUTLINE CH 13 you can use them on the quiz!!!!!

   

1) Ch 13 Quiz
2) Finish presentations
3) "Land of Plenty, Land of Want
4) Unit 3 / Semester Test Review

THE EAGLE TRUCK TRAIL MONDAY MORNING 7 AM HIKE

Study for semester vocabulary exam (100 questions for final, 1st sem wordlist)

FaceBook Album of Hike

   

1) Ch 14 Vocab & Concepts (doc, rtf, html)
2) Water Use Inventory (calculations)
3) Paradise Lost Video (Brazilian Dam Documentary)

Homework: Ch 13 Take Home Test (Doc, rtf, html)

Feb 2

Monday

 

 

1) Hand in Ch 14 outline
2) Check data on salinization lab
3) "On The Brink" video dealing with countries & env. stress

Homework: Finish ch 14 outline pp 320-333 beginning with "Transferring Water From One Place to Another" (due wed)

Feb 4

Wednesday

  1) Hand in Homework
2) Enter Data from lab group into computer
3) Prepare Ch 14 presentations for 30 min, then give them (1-6)

Feb 6

Friday

 

1) Ch 14 & 13 vocab quiz (practice at Quia.com)

-Take Home Ch 14 Test
-Lab Writeup: Sections III & V (graph paper), & V (wordprocessor / computer)

Feb 11

Wednesday

 

1) Grade Ch 14 take home
2) Peer Eval Salinity Lab
3) Ch 15 Concepts & Vocabulary (doc, rtf, html)
4) Work on ppt presentations of 9 concepts

Homework: Outline Ch 15;
finish ppt presentation with current events and graphics

Feb 13

Friday

 

1) Ch 15 outline due
2) Cookie Mining Simulation
3) PPT student presentations

Homework: List 10 things you learned from "cookie mining" about real mining; Ch 15 vocabulary cumulative to 13 (practice at Quia with the actual test)

Feb 18

Wed

 

1) Ch 15 vocab quiz
2) Pinpointing Quakes
3) Earth Processes Video
4) Presentations of Ch 15 from groups

Homework: Critical Thinking Questions P.353 #5 & #6 (do not do the "Repeat" portion of #6)

Feb 20

Friday

 

1) 10 things you learned about mining from cookies
2) Earth processes video
3) Ch 15 presentations (finish today)
4) Mining video (S. Africa's deepest gold mine)

Homework: Ch 15 Take Home Test DUE ON TUESDAY since I messed up on linking to the right test!

Feb 23

Mon

 

1) Grade take home test
2) Hand out review of unit 4 exam
3) video of "earth processes" with monotone narrator

Homework: unit 4 study guide

Feb 25

Wed

 

1) Review of ch 13, 14, 15
2) Loop Writer Review Activity

Homework: Study for your test and succeed or not & fail

Feb 27

Fri

 

1) 74 mc exam over 13,14,&15 (50 min)
2) 3 FRQ's (50 min)

Homework: Ch 16 outline up to "Coal"