Have a Delightful Weekend!

General Announcements

MARKETING DISCOVERY SCHOOL:  The Marketing Committee has been very active in developing ways to market the school. We have brochures and colorful signs that will let the public know more about us. If you have a business or organization that would like to display either a sign or brochures, please contact Karla Soto, Marketing Coordinator, atdsmarketing@discoveryschool.edu.hn  and we will provide those to you. CHOIR MEETING – There will be a Choir meeting on Monday, March 31 at 3:15 p.m. in the school library. Important information will be discussed in this meeting. At least one parent for each student who is going to New York City must attend!

Grade 6

April 7 to 11, 2014

1492 to 1620

European contact with Native Americans

Objective: to identify the causes and effects of early colonization of North America

Assessments: Color map with Natives and Europeans, Cut and paste Columbian Exchange

Activities:

Computer Lab-

http://www.lizardpoint.com/geography/usa-rivers-quiz.php

http://www.lizardpoint.com/geography/usa-east-quiz.php

reading- People, Places, and Change page 210 to 218.

map work- shade in areas of Native American Nations and the first European settlements

Columbus, de Gama, and Zheng He! 15th Century Mariners. Crash Course: World History #21

The Columbian Exchange: Crash Course World History #23

When is Thanksgiving? Colonizing America: Crash Course US History

The Spanish Empire, Silver, & Runaway Inflation: Crash Course World History #25

 

Resources:  People, Places, and Change page 210 to 218.

Computer Lab, Crash Course

 

 

Grade 7

April 7 to 11, 2014

SE Asia, Australia, and Oceana

 

 

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