This is a rough draft and is subject to revision.

September



Beginning of European Culture
How did geography affect early man’s development
How did early civilization influence later cultures

Homework
Tests
Simulations
Film analysis
Reading Write-ups
Map assessments
Projects
Discussion
Chronology
Cause/Effect
Compare/Contrast
Critical Thinking
Analysis
Synthesis
Map Reading
Graph Interpretation
G1.1, G1.2, G2.1, G2.2, G2.3, G3.1, G3.2, G3.3
H1.1, H1.2, H1.3, H2.1, H2.2, H2.3, H3.1, H3.2, H3.3, C2.2, E1.1
October



Greece and Rome

Compare and contrast the government of Greece and Rome

Homework
Tests
Film analysis
Reading Write-ups
Map assessments
Projects
Discussion
Critical Thinking
Analysis
Synthesis
Map Reading
Graph Interpretation
G1.1, G1.2, G2.1, G2.2, G2.3, G3.1, G3.2, G3.3
H1.1, H1.2, H1.3, H2.1, H2.2, H2.3, H3.1, H3.2, H3.3, C2.2
November



Byzantium and Early Russia

Middle Ages

What contributions to late Western culture came from Greece and Rome
Compare and contrast the six major world religions

Homework
Tests
Film analysis
Reading Write-ups
Map assessments
1st Quarter Project
Discussion
Critical Thinking
Analysis
Synthesis
Summarize
Compare and contrast
G1.1, G1.2, G2.1, G2.2, G2.3, G3.1, G3.2, G3.3
H1.1, H1.2, H1.3, H2.1, H2.2, H2.3, H3.1, H3.2, H3.3, C2.2, C2.3
December



Roman Church/Empire
Discuss the importance of the Roman Church in Medieval Europe

Homework
Tests
Simulation
Film analysis
Reading Write-ups
Map assessments
Projects
Discussion
Critical Thinking
Analysis
Compare and contrast
Cause/effect
Synthesis
Map Reading
Graph Interpretation
G1.1, G1.2, G2.1, G2.2, G2.3, G3.1, G3.2, G3.3
H1.1, H1.2, H1.3, H2.1, H2.2, H2.3, H3.1, H3.2, H3.3, C2.2, E1.1, E1.5
January



Renaissance and Reformation

Exploration and Conquest

How did the Renaissance influence European exploration

Homework
Tests
Simulations
Film analysis
Reading Write-ups
2nd Quarter Project
Discussion
Critical Thinking
Analysis
Synthesis
Map Reading
Graph Interpretation
H1.1, H1.2, H1.3, H2.1, H2.2, H2.3, E1.1, E1.5
Semester Final




Test


Critical Thinking
Analysis
Synthesis
Map Reading
Graph Interpretation
C1.1, C1.2, C1.3, C2.1, C2.2, C2.3,
C3.1, C3.2,
H1.1, H2.1, H2.2, H2.3, H3.1, H3.2, H3.3
February



Power Struggles in Europe

How did attempts to maintain the balance of power in Europe lead to major conflicts

Homework
Tests
Simulations
Film analysis
Reading Write-ups
Map assessments
Projects
Discussion

Critical Thinking
Analysis
Synthesis
Map Reading
Graph Interpretation
Compare and contrast
Cause/effect
Identification analysis
Interpretation
H1.1, H1.2, H1.3, H2.1, H2.2, H2.3, H3.1, H3.2, H3.3, G1.1, G1.2, G2.1,
G2.2, G3.1, G3.2, G3.3, C1.1, C1.2, C1.3, C2.1, C2.2, C2.3,
March


Nationalism
Industrialism
Imperialism

Trace the development of democratic ideals

Homework
Tests
Film analysis
Reading Write-ups
Map assessments
3rd Quarter Project
Discussion
Puppet show
Critical Thinking
Analysis
Synthesis
Map Reading
Graph Interpretation
Cause/effect
H1.1, H1.2, H1.3, H2.1, H2.2, H2.3, H3.1, H3.2, H3.3, G1.1, G1.2, G2.1,
G2.2, G3.1, G3.2, G3.3, C3.1, C3.2, E1.1, E1.4, E1.5
April



World War I
Russian Revolution
Global Depression

Identify the causes and effects of WWI, the Russian Revolution, and the depression

Homework
Tests
Film analysis
Reading Write-ups
Map assessments
Projects
Simulations
Discussion
Critical Thinking
Research
Cause/Effect
Analysis
Synthesis
Map Reading
Graph Interpretation
H1.1, H1.2, H1.3, H2.1, H2.2, H2.3, H3.1, H3.2, H3.3, G1.1, G1.2, G2.1,
G2.2, G3.1, G3.2, G3.3, C2.3. C3.1, C3.2, E1.1, E1.4
May



World War II

What events led up to WWII
What strategies were used to fight the war in both theaters

Homework
Tests
Film analysis
Reading Write-ups
Map assessments
Projects
Discussion
Critical Thinking
Analysis
Cause/effect
Summarization
Synthesis
Map Reading
Graph Interpretation
H1.1, H1.2, H1.3, H2.1, H2.2, H2.3, H3.1, H3.2, H3.3, G1.1, G2.1,
G2.2, G3.1, G3.2, G3.3, C2.3. C3.1, C3.2, C4.1, E1.1, E1.4
June



The Cold War
What caused the cold war
What major conflicts were part of the cold war
Homework
Tests
Film analysis
Reading Write-ups
Map assessments
4th Quarter Project
Discussion

Critical Thinking
Analysis
Synthesis
Map Reading
Graph Interpretation
summarization
H1.1, H1.2, H1.3, H2.1, H2.2, H2.3, H3.1, H3.2, H3.3, G1.1, G2.1,
G2.2, G3.1, G3.2, G3.3, C2.3. C3.1, C3.2, C4.1, E1.1,
Final Exam





Test
Critical Thinking
Analysis
Synthesis
Map Reading
Graph Interpretation
C1.1, C1.2, C1.3, C2.1, C2.2, C2.3,
C3.1, C3.2,
H1.1, H2.1, H2.2, H2.3, H3.1, H3.2, H3.3