Monday, January 8, 2018

Elements of Culture Quiz

Here is what you need to study for your Elements of Culture Quiz:

  • Name all 8 elements of culture
  • Match each definition to the term
  • Provide your own example for each element of culture

If you would like to practice the definitions, you can play this Quizlet quiz set. You will have to create a Quizlet account if you don't already have one. Use your Lewis Central e-mail to sign up! 

Sunday, December 17, 2017

Winter Holidays Around the World

Make a copy of this document to research two different countries and how they celebrate the winter holidays!

Christmas in Sweden


Hanukkah Menorah

Friday, December 8, 2017

Final Regions Test

Your final regions test will be on Monday, December 18 for Titan Day classes or Tuesday, December 19 for Olympia Day classes. You need to study the following things for your final regions test:

  • Outline each region in a different color
  • Name & label four states per region
  • Name one specific landform per region (For example, Mississippi River, not just river)
  • Name three other characteristics per region (choose from climate, agriculture, vegetation, architecture & cultural)
Above & Beyond:
  • Address all five characteristics per region (climate, agriculture, vegetation, architecture & cultural)
  • Label all 50 states & capitals correctly

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

End of First Trimester To-Do List

You have finished your retake and/or your themes of geography test! Check out the following list of things to complete, in this order:

  1. Finish your latitude & longitude retake. Click here to see the expectations. 
  2. Human Environment Interaction Activities (Due Friday, 11/10 @ 3:00p.m.)
    Only do the activities that apply to you! 
    1. HEI Article --> Get checked off by Ms. Guntly (or turn in on Friday)
    2. HEI Ancient Civilizations Activity --> Complete on Google Classroom and turn in paper copy to your class' turn-in tray
    3. HEI Extension --> Turn in or share with Ms. Guntly
  3. Life Skills Survey - This is to help out a teacher gather some statistics for a class project. Only fill out once. Do not fill out again if you have already filled it out.
  4. Missing Work
    1. Lots of you need to finish your Postage Stamp Activity that was due November 3.
    2. Check PowerSchool for any other missing work
  5. Retake any other assessments --> Check your e-mail to see if you are required to complete a retake!
  6. Veteran's Day Crossword --> Located on top of the Chromebook cart!
  7. Geography Game

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Battleship Game!

Click here to play the online Battleship game! You can partner up or play the computer.

Monday, October 16, 2017

Latitude & Longitude Assessment

On Thursday, October 19 & Friday, October 20 you will be taking your final latitude/longitude test. You are responsible for knowing the following information:

  • How to plot 7 points given the coordinates and a map.
  • Analyzing ocean current maps and answering questions based on the information from the map(s).
That's it! There are four pages and 11 different things to do.