Trailblazers Team

8th Grade

Archive for January, 2015

January 19-23

Monday:

No School: Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

Tuesday:

Language Arts:

Math (1st period):

Math (6th and 7th periods):

Science:

Social Studies: Final grade sheet update for second quarter grade. Review geography of Arabia/ finish Friday’s map activity. Explain the origins of Islam. Read text and complete notes.

Wednesday: 

Language Arts:

Math  (1st Period)

Math (6th and 7th Periods):

Science:

Social Studies: Describe beliefs and practices of Islam. Compare and contrast Islam, Christianity and Judaism. Reading and notes. Assignment: Roots and Beliefs worksheet due Thursday.

Thursday: 

Language Arts:

Math (1st Period):

Math (6th  and 7th Periods):

Science:

Social Studies: Roots and Beliefs worksheet due. Describe the spread of Islam through conquest and trade. Read text and complete notes. Cultural Blending activity.

Friday:

Language Arts:

Math (1st Period):

Math(6th and 7th Periods) :

Science:

Social Studies: Finish discussion of cultural blending. Describe the Islamic empires of the Ottomans, Safavids and Mughals. Internet research to complete graphic organizer.

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