Lesson Plans
World History 3rd Q 05.06 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/23/2006 Instructor: Shannon Helgeson Academics
Introduction of syllabus
Pre-test on world geography
How does a timeline work?
BC & AD vs BCE & CE
Vocab sheet - words we'll be using in this class
The difference between an archaeologist and a historian
Review of yesterday's material
Work the timeline review game
What is pre-history?
Where is the best place for an archaeologist to look for artifacts?
Assignment: What would an archaeologist believe if he found Westbrook HS? (due Wed.)
Work time: for finishing geography pre-test & vocab sheet
Announce: quiz on using a timeline & prehistory is friday
8 characteristics of a civilization
pre-historic man
identification of 1st signs of a spiritual belief
pre-historic archaeological sites
importance of cross-cultural communication (Easter Island example)
Review of week's activities
Read 1st section of Egypt chapter for Monday
Work on Egypt map
Quiz on working a timeline & prehistory