• Historian's Toolkit Learning Targets

    In the notebook, the learning targets page is designed to be a place to write down guiding questions and information to help you answer the learning target through Google Classroom.

    LT1: I can describe the various fields in which historians and scientists work.

    LT2: I can organize events chronologically.

    LT3: I can describe the different parts of a map.

    LT4: I can label continents, oceans, and hemispheres of the world.

    LT5: I can identify and describe different landforms and water features.

    LT6: I can identify and locate a variety of places on a map.

  • *In addition to the schedule below, you will find necessary readings and informational maps*

    Historian's Toolkit Schedule

    Mon 8/12  Class Scavenger Hunt
    Tues 8/13  Personal Character sketch
    Weds 8/14  Personal Character Sketch
    Thurs 8/15  Introductions, sketch due
    Fri 8/16  Notebook Set-up

    Mon 8/19  Notes: Why we study history
    Tues 8/20  Fields of History Flips (LT 1 Due)
    Weds 8/21  Features of maps, reading a map worksheet
    Thurs 8/22  The World Map labeling (LT 2 Due)
    Fri 8/23  Landforms Foldable

    Mon 8/26  Personal Timeline Landforms due
    Tues 8/27  Personal Timeline
    Weds 8/28  Personal Timeline (Due at end of class)
    Thurs 8/29  'Office Hours'
    Fri 8/30  NB Check, Unit Test
  • Historian's Toolkit Vocabulary

    1. Eras
    2. Archaeology
    3. Artifacts
    4. Paleontology
    5. Fossils
    6. Anthropology
    7. Chronology
    8. Geography
    9. Hemispheres
    10. Latitude
    11. Longitude
    12. Physical Maps
    13. Political Maps
    14. Cardinal Directions

    15. Primary Sources
    16. Secondary Sources
    17. Bias
    18. Cause
    19. Effect
    20. Plagiarize

  • *In addition to the table of conents, below are templates and instructions for the various assignments*

    Historian's Toolkit Table of Contents

    Pg     Assignment

    7.  Table of Contents
    8.  Toolkit learning targets
    9.  Toolkit vocabulary (20 words - listed and defined)
    10.  Notes: How Historians work
    11.  Fields of History flips
    12. Features of Maps flips
    13.  Reading a Map
    14.  World Map
    15.  Landforms foldable