Ms. Douramanis

6th grade HW, due May 5th

Homework: Due Friday, May 5
1. Complete Document 2- China: A History

2. Respond to the following prompts in one to two paragraphs each with the use of supporting evidence from at least one of the sources. Use the Venn Diagram and your notes to help organize your ideas.
– What was Emperor Qin Shihuangdi’s main reason/s for creating the terracotta soldier army?
– What does this enormous building project indicate about the Qin dynasty, the emperor, or the… Continue reading

7th grade HW

Valley Forge Writing Activity

701 Homework

Summarize the section you were assigned of the Declaration of Independence in your notebook.

1. “But when a long train of abuses and usurpations [taking power and property by force], pursuing invariably the same Object evinces [shows] a design to reduce them under absolute Despotism [tyranny], it is their right, it is their duty, to throw off such Government, and to provide new Guards for their future security.”

2.”Such has been the patient sufferance of these Colonies; and such is… Continue reading

Kahoot Review Link

Use this link to review for the M.A.I.N. quiz:

Make sure you know the definition for each word and how it lead/contributed to WWI.
Also, know about the assassination of Archduke Franz and the start of WWI (who declared war?)


802- Moved to Wednesday 3/22
801- Friday 3/34

Make sure to look over the M.A.I.N packet, and know the definitions for each word. Also, know how each idea contributed to WWI.

802 Extra Credit (5 points)- due Fri. 3/24

Read the passage and answer the following question using specific text evidence to support you argument. Make sure to analyze the quote you select, and its connections to President Wilson view on WWI.
Question: “Does President Wilson make an accurate and compelling case for war?”

Look over the rubric that is attached to maximize the amount of points you can earn.

Unit 4 Extra Credit

Quiz Moved to Friday 3/24- 601 & 602

Quiz Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism and Taoism.

Review sheet due Thursday 3/23! Write answers either in notebook or index cards. Use any strategy that will help you best study, but make sure to record your answers.

The review sheet will be given out on Monday in class. If you want to start studying early the review sheet is attached below.

Quiz Review Sheet

601 Homework due 3/16

Complete the anticipation guide. Read the passage on Buddhism and write gist notes on the side. Answer the critical thinking questions in your notebooks.

Quiz next Friday 3/17 on Hinduism & Buddhism. Review sheet will be given out on Monday! Study the vocabulary words in your notes and the caste system.

801- Group Presentation on Monday!

7th grade HW

701/702: Answer the last question on the Boston Tea Party packet (last page)

702: Create a pro/con list for each philosopher.

702: Due Monday
701: Due Tuesday