Grade 8 – Ancient China

November 3 to 7, 2014

Monday –  China Geography Review

Glencoe World History, pages 88 to 91.

Tuesday –  Ancient China

China’s Geographic Challenge:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8uWoBtCkg8

Wednesday –  Review and answer questions for the make up test. China place in the world.

HOMEWORK:Chapter 3, Section 3 Assesment, page 97, 1 to 7, DUE MONDAY! Bonus Point if turned in Friday!

According to the World Bank in 2013:

USA- 16,800,000,000,000

China- 9,240,270,452,050

http://data.worldbank.org/indicator/NY.GDP.MKTP.CD

What will be the largest economies in 2050? Here is a prediction by 2050:  http://www.businessinsider.com/these-economies-will-dominate-the-world-in-2050-2012-1?op=1

Question: What is PPP?

MAKE UP TEST on Wednesday, November 5, 2014, from 3:15 to 4:00 p.m.

Thursday –  THEATER PRESENTATION –  November 6, CANICULA. No Class!

Friday –  Computer Lab, use the following websites to complete your assignments.

Self-Check Quiz:  http://glencoe.mheducation.com/sites/0078799813/student_view0/unit1/chapter3/self-check_quizzes.html

Concentration Game (Matching): http://www.glencoe.com/olc_games/game_engine/content/gln_ss/gwh_10/ch3/index.html

Impact of Geography:  http://glencoe.com/sites/common_assets/socialstudies/in_motion_10/gwh/GWH_067.swf

Building the Great Wall:  http://glencoe.com/sites/common_assets/socialstudies/in_motion_10/gwh/GWH_097.swf

China Under the Quin:

http://glencoe.mheducation.com/sites/dl/free/0078799813/195013/map07.html

Mauryan and Gupta Empires:  http://glencoe.mheducation.com/sites/dl/free/0078799813/195014/map08.html

The silk roads:  http://glencoe.mheducation.com/sites/dl/free/0078799813/195017/map11.html

World’s Largest Economies:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FykE_kLPT4A

Ten Most Powerful Countries:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CY6AAcBVnyw

HOMEWORK:Chapter 3, Section 4 Assessement, 1 to 7, page 104. DUE Wedneday, November 12, 2014. Bonus Point if turned in on Tuesday or before!

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