Transcript WELCOME TO WORLD HISTORY
WELCOME TO WORLD HISTORY HONORS Please take an information sheet and the student survey! Content Areas Mainly the Eastern Hemisphere from the 1200s to present day Europe Asia Southeast Asia Africa The Middle East Required Daily for Course Note book Pen/pencil Folder Almanac/Atlas are left in classroom Organizer- students should write down HW everyday Honors Expectations There are high expectations for honors students! Emphasis on document analysis, particularly primary source documents Emphasis on writing, use of documents to create original conclusions We do move quick! Students are expected to do independent work at home in order to prepare for class Cornell Notes This year we are continuing with Cornell Notes This method has your child revisiting their notes to reinforce the lesson This is a great study tool! Visit the Note Taking section for information and video link or ask your child Teacher Webpage The students will be using my webpage quite often Please have them get into the habit of checking it regularly It is also help for the parents to check from time to time so they can monitor where we are in class Also when your child is lost or confused most of the information or directions will be there to help All papers will be submitted through Turnitin.com Grades Tests Quizzes Assessments Homework / Classwork Projects / Writing Papers Midterm Final REQUIRED RESEARCH PAPER Library / Research skills Bibliography Thesis Outline Internal Citations Rough draft Final, organized paper; must follow directions Turnitin.com PLEASE WE WILL BE EXPLAINING HOW TO NOTE!! CREATE A RESEARCH PAPER IN GREAT DETAIL! OUR GOAL IS TO MAKE IT AS PAINLESS AS POSSIBLE. IF YOUR CHILD DOES NOT HAND IN A PAPER, THE PAPER DOES NOT CONTAIN INTERNAL CITAITONS, OR IT IS PLAGIARIZED HE/SHE WILL BE TAKING WORLD HISTORY AGAIN NEXT YEAR! Extra Help I am available before and after school! It is better to let us know ahead of time if they know they need to come in! Please feel free to contact me if there is a problem or concern. I will get back to you! [email protected] You can also set up a meeting in guidance 973-6618848 THANK YOU FOR COMING!