Lesson Plans
World History Period 5 2nd Q 07.08 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/05/2007 Instructor: Shannon Helgeson Academics
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Monday:
Test on India
Bring something to do when you finish test
Homework assignment: "f Minute Buddhism" reading and questions. DUE WEDNESDAY, NOV. 7.
"Lagaan" if time. A Bollywood treat.
Tuesday:
Introduction of major research project. This will take the rest of the semester to complete.

Approximately 2:05 in high school lab with Mrs. Olson for orientation on library and research resources. (There IS more than wikipedia out there!)
Wednesday:
Homework assignment: Pompeii reading and summary in preparation for Nov. 30 field trip. DUE NOV.20. Also permission slips go home today for field trip.

Discuss Buddhism: use guided reading chart from text, 5 Minute Buddhism, and new handout, "The Eightfold Path."

Watch video: "Tibet" Take notes on note form

Assign tomorrow's lab work; go directly to lab and begin work.
Thursday:
Go directly to lab; begin work immediately
20-30 minutes in hs lab to find two recent news items about Tibet or the Dalai Lama. Answer this question about each item: how does the news report connect with the history of Tibet and the Dalai Lama. We will present findings in class on Friday. This is for a grade

1:55 go to gym for Veterans' Day program
Friday:
Present news item findings and the answers to the 'history connection' question.
Discuss past and present connections.

Take short open-book/note quiz on Buddhism with one essay question.
 
 
 
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