Sehome High School
World Geography
Social Studies Dept.
Craig C. Snyder,
Band Director
& Classroom Teacher

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Semester 2

Craig.Snyder@bellinghamschools.org







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Units and Assignments
Semester 2 C:

* MIDDLE EAST*
* MAPS *
* CULTURE *



Independent Study Assignment Page


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April 12

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Textbook Reading
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Textbook Reading and Assignment:

1. Reading: Chapter 23, Section 1:
"Creating a Modern Middle East"
A. Read: pp. 436 -442


B. Do [in Journal]: p. 482, 1, 2, 3, 4




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April 12

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MIDDLE EAST
The Middle East Explored" WEB Project


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The Middle East Explored WEB Project
The Middle East WEB Assignment


JUDAISM, CHRISTIANITY, & ISLAM Background


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April

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MIDDLE EAST

- Maps -


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MAPS of Middle East
Map of Middle East


Middle East Maps Requirements


Middle East Maps "Quiz" Study Guide
Middle East online Study Practice Test

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April

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Choices Curriculum on Middle East



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Choices - Background readings on the Conflicts in the Middle East.



Reading 1:
Intro & Middle East in the World


Reading 2:
Oil Politics of the Mid. East


Reading 3:
The Birth of Israel


Reading 4:
The Middle East in the Midst of the Cold War


Reading 5:
The United States and Iran



Middle East Study Guide, Part 1
Middle East Study Guide Part 1



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Units and Assignments
Semester 2 B:

* CULTURE - Focus on Government & Impact on Culture *
* CONTINENT - ASIA - AFRICA*


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May 10

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"Power of One"
Video


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Power of One Essay

Power of One Essay Assignment




Discussion
"Power Of One" Discussion


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April 28

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AFRICA PROJECT


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Africa Project:
Africa "Creativity" Project




* CIA FactBook Component

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April 26

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AFRICA


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Africa Readings:


Imperialism

Imperialism & Colonies in Africa


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April 19

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Asia Map Assignment


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Asia Map Assignment


** Asia Maps

** Asia Maps Requirements

** Countries of Asia

** Asia Map Study Guide


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April 11

- SE Asia Project -
SE Asia: Exploring 5 Themes/Issues

Objective: In groups, you will explore the "Five Themes" of geography for a specific country in the region of SE Asia, and create an "issue" based research project/presentation based on your findings and then present to the class

SE Asia Project
Handouts

* CIA FactBook Component
** Countries of Asia
*** Follow These Steps

Group: Choose your country in Asia then do this step individually first



SE Asia Project

SE Asia Project Assessment

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March 22

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CIA FactBook


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Studying Culture


CIA FactBook Assignment

CIA FactBook Website



Inside N. Korea
National Geographic Video

Inside N. Korea Questions


- Semester 1 -
October 31

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Kim Jong Il


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Kim Jong Il
"Playing a poor hand skillfully"


Kim Jong Il Article

Kim Jong Un Article - BBC




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April 10

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Current Events



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Current Events

Current Events Assignments




Current Events

Top 15 News Websites

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Units and Assignments
Semester 2 A:

* 5 Themes of Geography *
* Map Basics *
* Culture *
* Focus on Government & Impact on Culture *


Notes: Assignment: Downloads:

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February 21

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How to SAVE files to Snyder's Drop Box



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Saving Files to Snyder's Drop Box

- Read Carefully -
Drop Box Instructions

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February 3

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WG Textbook Chapters 1 - 3



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World Geography Textbook Ch. 1-3

Chapters 1-3

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February 3

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5 Themes of Geography



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What are the 5 Themes of Geography?

5 Themes Handout




5 Themes PowerPoint on PDF
5 Themes PP


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February

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5 Themes of Geography
Assignment

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What are the 5 Themes of Geography?

5 Themes Assignment


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February 15

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The True Size
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How do locations vary in size on flat projections?

The True Size


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February

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1. CHARTS THROUGH HISTORY


2. NAUTICAL CHART
Assignments

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Charts Through History Reading / Nautical Chart Assignments

1.
* Charts Through History Reading
* Charts Through History Assignment




2.
* Nautical Chart Assignment
* Nautical Chart


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March

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Weather


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Weather


* Wind Notes
How Hurricanes Work


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February

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Plate Technonics and Alfred Wegener


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Plate Techtonics and Alfred Wegener.


* Wegener Reading 1
* Wegener Reading [Biography] 2
* plate Tectonics_questions


* The Internal Structure of the Earth.pdf

* Basic Fault Types




* Eruption of Mt. St. Helens Video Notes
* Mount St. Helens Fact Sheet




PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY UNIT STUDY GUIDE
* Study Guide

- Semester 1 -

October 10

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CIA FactBook


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Studying Culture


CIA FactBook Assignment

CIA FactBook Website



Inside N. Korea
National Geographic Video

Inside N. Korea Questions


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