Friday, April 15, 2016

Ancient China: The Shang Dynasty Meets DocentEDU

 Today's Learning Objective  Locate and describe the origins of Chinese civilization during the Shang Dynasty.  

Video Warm Up  Watch the video below and then write a response explaining the significance of the Shang Dynasty here.  

Getting Started with DocentEDU  Today we will be signing up for a new program called DocentEDU. DocentEDU lets you answer questions, see teacher notes, and take your own notes on any webpage. To get started, you first need to visit the Chrome Web Store and install the DocentEDu extension. Next, head over to DocentEDU, click 'Sign up as a Student and then 'Sign up with Google.' Finally, I will provide you with a code to enroll you in my class. You are now ready to start using DocentEDU. 

Shang Dynasty DocentEDU Assignment  Today you will be reading an online article about the the Shang Dynasty DocentEDU style. I have embedded questions, videos, pictures, and vocabulary support to make your online reading experience more meaningful and interactive. You will also receive points for questions that you answer correctly. You can access the article or 'Docent' at your DoecentEDU Dashboard or from your Social Studies Google Classroom. This assignment should be completed by next Friday, April 22.