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Monday, April 24

  1. page CONSPIRACY THEORIES edited ... This Thursday we will have a quiz in this class. You may have a quiz in 3 or 4 other classes a…
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    This Thursday we will have a quiz in this class. You may have a quiz in 3 or 4 other classes as well.
    You and your classmates are certain that the teachers of TG all sit in the faculty lounge and scheme on how they can make life as difficult as possible for their students - so all come to an agreement to give a quiz on the same day!
    THERE"THERE MUST BE
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    RUIN STUDENTS LIVES!LIVES!"
    Your task today with a partner is to examine conspiracies throughout the history of the United States. Read and follow the directions below to complete the assignment.
    Choose any digital program/application that we have used throughout semester two (Google Presentation, Pages, Keynote, Popplet, Prezi, etc)
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    Cite the web site where this information came from (YOU MUST USE 5 OR MORE DIFFERENT SOURCES)
    With your partner rank your conspiracies #10 to #1. The #1 conspiracy should be the one that you both find the most fascinating!
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    BRIAN LITECKY OR PLACE THE FILE IN THE CLASS DROPBOX.
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    10:54 am

Monday, April 11

  1. page CONSPIRACY THEORIES edited ... CHOOSE A DEFINITION THAT YOU UNDERSTAND! HOW WOULD YOU EXPLAIN THIS WORD TO SOMEONE? Preform …
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    CHOOSE A DEFINITION THAT YOU UNDERSTAND! HOW WOULD YOU EXPLAIN THIS WORD TO SOMEONE?
    Preform a web search and find 10 conspiracies in American History. If you have a group of 3 you need to come up with 15! If you are alone come up with a list of 5.
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    2-3 sentences IN YOUR OWN WORDS!!!
    Provide a visual (Picture/YouTube clip) of the specific "conspiracy"
    Cite the web site where this information came from (YOU MUST USE 5 OR MORE DIFFERENT SOURCES)
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    7:11 am
  2. page CONSPIRACY THEORIES edited ... "Well, I heard that..." Those are just a few phrases that you may hear people say w…
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    "Well, I heard that..."
    Those are just a few phrases that you may hear people say when discussing different items in history or society. Generally as a society we rarely accept easy explanations for every day happenings.
    For example:example (THIS IS ONLY AN EXAMPLE):
    This FridayThursday we will
    You and your classmates are certain that the teachers of TG all sit in the faculty lounge and scheme on how they can make life as difficult as possible for their students - so all come to an agreement to give a quiz on the same day!
    THERE MUST BE A CONSPIRACY TO RUIN STUDENTS LIVES!
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    Cite the web site where this information came from (YOU MUST USE 5 OR MORE DIFFERENT SOURCES)
    With your partner rank your conspiracies #10 to #1. The #1 conspiracy should be the one that you both find the most fascinating!
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    of class Thursday,Wednesday, APRIL 17th13th -
    SHARE YOUR ASSIGNMENT WITH MR BRIAN LITECKY OR PLACE THE FILE IN THE CLASS DROPBOX.
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    5:41 am

Wednesday, April 16

  1. page CONSPIRACY THEORIES edited ... THERE MUST BE A CONSPIRACY TO RUIN STUDENTS LIVES! Your task today with a partner is to exami…
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    THERE MUST BE A CONSPIRACY TO RUIN STUDENTS LIVES!
    Your task today with a partner is to examine conspiracies throughout the history of the United States. Read and follow the directions below to complete the assignment.
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    (Google Presentation, Pages, Keynote, Popplet, Prezi,
    Somewhere on your assignment be sure that your names are visible
    Somewhere on your assignment write the word CONSPIRACY & give a definition of what that word means
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    Cite the web site where this information came from (YOU MUST USE 5 OR MORE DIFFERENT SOURCES)
    With your partner rank your conspiracies #10 to #1. The #1 conspiracy should be the one that you both find the most fascinating!
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    due on FRIDAY,at the end of class Thursday, APRIL 12th17th -
    SHARE OR EMAIL YOUR COMPLETED WORKASSIGNMENT WITH MR BRIAN LITECKY OR PLACE THE FILE IN THE CLASS DROPBOX.
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    8:02 am
  2. page VISIT ______ edited ... you need a picture for each characteristic as well YOU MUST PRINT YOUR POSTER OFF (in color i…
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    you need a picture for each characteristic as well
    YOU MUST PRINT YOUR POSTER OFF (in color if possible) BY CLASS TUESDAY, APRIL 22nd!
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    will have twoa full class periodsperiod and a 4 day weekend5 days outside of class to complete
    In class on Tuesday, we will be posting your work and taking a "walking tour" of the great cities of the Middle East!
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    6:20 am
  3. page VISIT ______ edited READ THE FOLLOWING BEFORE STARTING YOUR ASSIGNMENT: ... globe. For the next two days todays cl…
    READ THE FOLLOWING BEFORE STARTING YOUR ASSIGNMENT:
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    globe. For the next two daystodays class your task
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    amazing cities! The next two days in classToday (and probably
    The list on the bottom of the page will tell you what city you are responsible for researching and creating a travel poster. This poster must highlight the positive aspects of this city. Think about why people would visit this place - it is your job to SELL the city as a desirable location to visit!
    Consider the following:
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    6:17 am
  4. page VISIT ______ edited READ THE FOLLOWING BEFORE STARTING YOUR ASSIGNMENT: ... poster using "GLOGSTER" detai…
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    poster using "GLOGSTER" detailingKEYNOTE POSTER highlighting. a city
    When people hear the phrase "Middle East" thoughts of violence or unrest tend to be the first things that come to mind... but this region is also home to some amazing cities! The next two days in class (and probably sometime outside of class as well) you will examine ONE city from this region.
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    poster. This poster/glog shouldposter must highlight the
    Consider the following:
    1) Is this a historical location? If so, why or what can be found here? What happened here in the past?
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    3) Is there unique architecture or buildings that are common here?
    4) What role does religion (if any) in this city?
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    in your GLOG:poster:
    1) A fitting background picturetheme/background to your poster
    2) The name of your city displayed somewhere that is easily seen
    3) 6 Different "Selling points" or why you think people may visit this city (go back to the "CONSIDER THE FOLLOWING" hints above)
    you need a brief description for each selling point
    you need a picture for each characteristic as well
    SAVEYOU MUST PRINT YOUR PRESENTATION & CHECK THEPOSTER OFF (in color if possible) BY CLASS WIKI THURSDAY,TUESDAY, APRIL 4th FOR DIRECTIONS HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR COMPLETED WORK!
    THIS ASSIGNMENT IS DUE BEFORE CLASS TUESDAY APRIL 10th
    Students & cities:
    Hour 1:
    Brachmann
    22nd!
    There are no excuses for not being done
    - Istanbul, TurkeyClysdale - Cario, EgyptEmch - Mecca, Saudi ArabiaGreeman - Jerusalem, IsraelHakanson - Baghdad, IraqHenderson - Ankara, TurkeyHinrichs - Kuwait City, KuwaitJackson - Djibouti, DjiboutiKern - Beirut, LebanonKirvida - Tehran, IranKusch - Amman, JordanLarios - Aden, YemenMahlberg - Damascus, SyriaMcSherry - Doha, QatarOgeto - Muscat, OmanOpat - Tel Aviv, IsraelPatterson - Manama, Kingdomyou will have two full class periods and a 4 day weekend to complete this task!
    In class on Tuesday, we will be posting your work and taking a "walking tour"
    of BahrainPederson - Abu Dhabi, United Arab EmiratesPowell - Alexandria, EgyptRataczak - Dubai, United Arab EmiratesRoth - Khartoum, SudanSavage - Bethlehem, IsraelWaters - Muscat, OmanWinkler - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Hour 2:Duffy- Riyadh, Saudi ArabiaHildreth - Alexandria, EgyptHoekstra - Doha, QatarKusterman - Tehran, IranLouiselle - Kuwait City, KuwaitMehdi - Abu Dhabi, United Arab EmiratesMoritko - Jerusalem, IsraelMoynagh - Beirut, LebanonPlacencia - Damascus, SyriaQuade - Aden, YemenRantz - Istanbul, TurkeyRay - Muscat, OmanRehfuss - Mecca, Saudi ArabiaRolfe - Cairo, EgyptRothenbacher - Dubai, United Arab EmiratesSchick - Amman, JordanSchultz - Khartoum, SudanSedesky - Djibouti, DjboutiSislo-Schutta - Baghdad, IraqStacy - Ankara, Turkey
    Tandeski - Tel Aviv, Israel
    Thiele - Manama, Kingdom
    the great cities of Bahrain
    Tigner - Bethlehem, Israel
    the Middle East!
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    5:46 am

Friday, April 11

  1. page SOUTH ASIA UNIT EXAM REVIEW edited ... REVIEW SHEET: {South Asia Unit Review.pdf} {SouthAsiaUnitReview.pdf} The following…

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    REVIEW SHEET:
    {South Asia Unit Review.pdf}

    {SouthAsiaUnitReview.pdf}

    The following will aid you in studying for your exam:
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    history, India, Pakistan, Dr. Ahmed presentationPakistan
    Video study
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    is your wife"wife", VICE "The Most Dangerous Boarder in the World"
    Assignments: India reading/crossword, India Country Profile (YOU HAVE THIS IN YOUR GOOGLE DOCS ACCOUNT), Pakistan reading links
    {Afghan Star.pdf}
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    7:46 am

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