November 4 to 8, 2013
Monday – Euro Map Project Library
Tuesday – Euro Map Project Library
Wednesday – Euro Map Project Library
Thursday – Euro Map Project Classroom
Friday – No School for Students / Teacher Workshop Friday and Saturday.
H O M E W O R K ! ! ! Practice these websites until you are an expert!
European Regions: http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Europe-georegion.html
European Countries: http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Europe/Eur_GL_1024_768.html
Learn these 47 capital cities: http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Europe/Eur_GL_Caps_1024_768.html
RUBRIC for EUROPEAN MAP PROJECT
Evaluation of European Thematic Maps
Due Thursday, November 21, 2013
On a scale of 1 to 10, evaluate your group or yourself.
10 is the best, 1 is the worst.
- We used recycled products. ____
- Our map is a good way to learn and teach geography. _____
- Our map is interactive. _____
- Our map is creative. _____
- Our presentation. _____
Add up your score and write here _____ out of 50.
- I made good use of class time preparing this project. _____
- I listened to the ideas and suggestions of all group members during this project. _____
- Did my fair share of work during this project. _____
- I made this project interesting. _____
- I learned from the project. _____
Add up your points from this section ______ out of 50.
Add up the two sections ______+ ______ = ______ out of 100.
SELF-REFLECTION, EUROPEAN MAP PROJECT
Due November 21, 2013
Your name ____________________
Other group members 1. ___________________ 2. __________________ 3. ____________________
What type of map did you make: Political ____ Relief ____ Vegetation ____ Fauna ____
Monuments ____ Other theme ____ please write the theme __________
We used recycled materials: Yes ____ No ____
Our map is interactive: Yes ____ No ____
Our map can be used to teach and learn geography: Yes ____ No ____
All members of our group worked equally hard: Yes ____ No ____
Some members of our group did more work than others: True ____ False ____
I think all members of the group should receive the same grade: Yes ____ No ___
All members of the participated in the presentation: Yes ____ No ____
Our presentation had a good introduction: Yes ____ No ____
We spoke clearly during our presentation: Yes ____ No ____
We had interesting facts: Yes ____ No ____
What I liked most about this project was:
Suggestions for other projects:
Week of November 11 to 15, 2013
Monday – Please turn in any missing assignments by Thursday, November 13, 2013.
Tuesday – Guest speaker, David Alcantara, from the Honduran Institute of Mining and Geology will be presenting on Minerals and Mining in the Americas: It’s importance in Geography, History, and the Modern Economy.
Wednesday – Study Skills presentation in the library.
Thursday -MIDTERM. Last day to turn in missing assignments!