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Social Studies 7

Instructor
Mr. Hernandez
Term
2018-19 Trimester 2
Department
Social Studies
Description
Literature, art, maps, and architecture:  the world is filled with amazing things that allow us to look into and learn from our past.  In our class, we will take a world tour that will enable us to journey to the ends of the Earth in search of these important artifacts.

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Due:

Shoguns Rule Japan Essay Rewrite
  • Rewrite Peer reviewed short answer from Chapter 8
  • Include all corrections and previously excluded details
  • One bonus point for type version of revision (2 copies)

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Feudal Manor - Diorama
  • Group Project
  • See directions posted to documents
  • See Rubric Posted to documents

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Trimester 2 Final
  • Open Notes
  • Multiple Choice only

Past Assignments

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Chapter 9:  Quiz
  • Multiple Choice - No Short Answer

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Medieval Japan Comic Book
  • See posted instructions

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Map Quiz VI:  East Asia (14 points)
  • Know the location of each country (1 pt each)
  • Know the capital of each country (1/2 pt each) - spelling counts! (1/2 pt each)
    • Countries:  Russia, Mongolia, China, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, Taiwan
    • Extra Credit:  Know location and spelling of each
      • Pacific Ocean, Ural Mountains, East China Sea, Great Wall of China, Sea of Okhotsk

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Chapter 8:  Medieval Japan Exam
  • 40-50 Multiple Choice
  • One Short Answer (10 points)
    1. Shoguns Rule Japan: As many Japanese nobles grew tired of how the government was being operated, a few of the more powerful nobles decided to try and seize the power for themselves. Describe how this transpired in a short answer. Discuss the emperor’s focus, the way of life outside of the Imperial Court, and how Shoguns took control. Include information from both the book and the notes.

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Map Quiz V:  Southeast Asia (20 points)
  • Know the location of each country (1 pt each)
  • Know the capital of each country (1/2 pt each) - spelling counts! (1/2 pt each)
    • Countries:  Myanmar (Burma), Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei, Singapore
    • Extra Credit:  Know location and spelling of each
      • Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal, Gulf of Thailand, Java Sea, Celebes Sea

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Chapter 7: Exam
  • Between 40 and 50 Multiple choice
  • One Short Answer:
    • The Age of Buddhism brought major changes to China.  Describe how it came to China, why it was so popular to her people, and explain Buddhism's influence on Chinese culture.  (pages 168-169)

Due:

Chapter 7 Study Guide due at the beginning of Class

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Map Quiz - Group 4: 
  • Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia
  • Capitols and their spelling, and the location of each country (2 points each)

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Map Quiz III:  Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka
  • Know location of the map - see course file documents
  • Know capitals of each country and the correct spelling