Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Early Agriculture Vocabulary and CNN Student News

Early Agriculture: Vocabulary Study  Today we are going to be studying the key vocabulary related to 'Early Agriculture' using the assignment Early Agriculture - Cognitive Content Dictionary located in your Social Studies Google ClassroomWe will be using an excerpt from our Social Studies textbook, also located in your Social Studies Google Classroom, to help us understand the lesson's key words and concepts.  

CNN Student News  As we watch CNN Student News today, identify one news story that you can pinpoint geographically and would like to place on the Current Event layer of your Social Studies Events Map via Google Maps. 

Aleppo, Syria; Hofstra University in Hempsted, New YorkFlorida; and Cedarburg, Wisconsin were all featured in today's segment. If you choose to pin one of these places on your map, consider the important questions: What happened here? Who was involved? When did it happen? How did it happen? Why is it important? You should include a title for the event, a brief summary of what happened, and include an appropriate photo or video. If you need to refer to a transcript of today's broadcast for additional information you can find it here.

Homework  Complete the assignment Early Agriculture - Cognitive Content Dictionary by Friday, September 23.