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D40 Lab Directions -Thursday, 01/26/17

1st and 2nd periods

  1. If you did not participate in the Fish Bowl warm-up on either Monday or Tuesday, take the Fish Bowl Quiz.
  2. Work on one or more of the following:
    1. Your lessons.
    2. Your Project 2, MindMup, in google drive.

4th and 5th periods

  1. Work on one or more of the following:
    1. Your lessons.
      1. For Lesson 10, click here for the Unit 2 Booklet.
      2. For Lesson 11 and above, click here for the Unit 3 Booklet.
    2. Your Project 2, MindMup, in google drive.

 

Honors – Lessons 01 to 12

Click here for the most up to date list of Lessons for Honors Social Studies.

Social Studies – Wednesday, 12/14/16

Your directions in the D40 lab today are to:

  1. Go to my quiz/test site and take the your quiz.
    • This quiz is closed note for 4th period and open note for 5th period.
  2. Play the Oregon Trail game online (this is part of your assignment for Lesson 8D) for at least 10 minutes.

Honors Lessons 01 through 10

Click here for a power point of Honors Lessons 01 through 10.

Assignments for Thursday, 11/03/16

  • Complete any election assignments still undone from Tuesday, and Wednesday
  • Complete Lesson 6 (1st and 2nd periods)
  • Complete Lesson 5 (4th and 5th periods)
  • Study for your Unit 1 Test 1 Test next Thursday, November 10

Honors Social Studies – Project 2

Project 2 has been assigned to Honors Social Studies (1st and 2nd periods), as of Wednesday, October 12. The project, A Map of All Things, can be done in two different ways. The first way, online, can be completed using MindMup 2.0 for google drive, a free app. The second way, offline, can be done using poster board, pen, strings, etc.

If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact me in class, via email, or via remind.

The assignment is due on Monday, October 24.

Upcoming Assignments for the Week of 09/26/16

Progress Reports

All students will receive progress reports on Wednesday (09/28/16) this coming week.

Homework – All Classes

1st and 2nd periods should be completing their 1st projects, which were assigned last Friday. 4th and 5th periods will receive their projects this coming week, delayed from this week.

Upcoming Assignments

Unit 1, Lesson 3 will finish up next week.

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Contact Mr. Cordova @ Raymond.Cordova@dpsnc.net

Honors Social Studies – Homework #02

For this homework assignment, you have two choices:

  1. Use the physical copy you were given today in class and write your answers and label the map as indicated and turn in the assignment by Friday, September 16th; or
  2. Click on the following link and submit your assignment online by Friday, September 16th:

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1441TTZBd0iShHbpTee5qerPTzHMS2386C0rmC5SR6s0

Honors Social Studies Homework #01 – Video how to

Click here to see a very brief video on how to add circles, arrows, and text boxes to images in word docs.

Honors Social Studies Homework #01

There are two parts to your homework assignment, with both parts due this coming Tuesday, September 6th.

Part I is completing today’s classwork, which is indicated in the table below. It is imperative that this be completed prior to class on Tuesday, September 6th, otherwise you will be confused once we begin that day’s activities. Click here to download a copy of your Unit 1 Booklet.

Honors Lesson 01

Part II requires you to follow the directions below.

  1. Click on this link to download your homework on the Columbian Exchange. This file is in word format.
  2. After you have downloaded your homework assignment, follow the directions listed therein by directly editing the word document.
    1. You will need to answer the discussion questions in the document, and can directly type your answers into your word copy.
    2. You will also need to circle images and draw arrows upon images in the document as well as number specific locations on images.
    3. In word, to circle an image you need to:
      1. Click insert at the top; then
      2. Click shapes; then
      3. Go to lines and click freeform. You will now be able to use your cursor to draw a circle anywhere on the word document.
      4. After you have drawn your circle, click on shape fill at the top and then click on no fill. Your circle will now be transparent and will not block any image or text.
      5. Deselect your circle.
    4. In word, to draw an arrow you need to:
      1. Click insert at the top; then
      2. Click shapes; then
      3. Go to lines and click the unidirectional arrow. You will now be able to use your cursor to draw a line anywhere on the word document.
      4. Deselect your arrow.
    5. In word, to add numbers and text to an image you need to:
      1. Click insert at the top; then
      2. Click text box; then
      3. Click simple text box. A text box will appear and you can type whatever text is required.
      4. Drag the text box to the appropriate area of the image.
      5. After you have typed in your text box, click on shape fill at the top and then click on no fill. Your text box will now be transparent and will not block any image or text.
      6. Deselect your text box.
  3. Once you have completed your homework assignment, upload it to your google drive, then share it with me at raymond.cordova@dpsnc.net
  4. I will upload a brief video demonstrating circling and adding text to an image at a later date in a separate post.