2Warm up 1 Day 1List 3 changes that occurred in your life since moving from elementary school to middle school?Hw – Make a chart of your lunch or dinner and the country that each item comes from.
3Day 2Warm up 2 – Write a paragraph about how school has changed since leaving elementary school.
4Day 3Warm up 3 – Write a paragraph about what you remember about Hurricane Katrina?
5Day 4 Warm up 4 – Answer the following: What are your favorite foods? What kind of music do you like?What kind of movies do you like?What type of traditions does your family use to celebrate birthdays?
6Day 5Warm up 5 – Write the 8 concepts (connecting themes) for the year
7Day 6Warm up 6 – Map Study, pp. 459 and 460 – The World and Its People
9Day 8Warm up 8 – Place Location Activity – p. 480
10Warm up 9 – Day 9Although Judaism, Islam, and Christianity are similar, one key difference is their patriarchal leader their view on Jesus Christ they have a place of worship Jerusalem is sacred to Christianity aloneThe religions of Judaism, Islam, and Christianity all have which characteristic in common?a. sectsb. polytheisticc. monotheisticd. ethnic groups
11Day 10 Warm up 10: use your book to define ethnic group read p. 81 in your book and write the names of the two largest ethnic minority groups in the United StatesWhich of these is an ethnic group?a. Kurdb. Muslimc. Christiand. Jordanian
12Day 11 Warm up 11 – Write the key term that completes each sentence: -caliph – sunnis – Shiites – mosque – Quran1. The Muslim holy book is called the ______________.2. The ______ believed that Muhammad’s son in law should succeed him.3. After Muhammad died, the followers chose a _________ to lead him.4. Each _____ was a house of worship and a school.5. According to the _____ the Umayyad dynasty was the rightful caliphs
13Warmup 12 Day 12– Applying Map Skills, p. 81, Analyzing the Chart – pp
14Day 13Warm up 13 – What effect does a country’s literacy rate have on the people?An increase in literacy rate leads to ________?a. a lower urban populationb. a higher infant mortality ratec. an increase in the standard of livingd. an increase in the agricultural labor force
15Day 13 Which is essential to a successful democratic government? a. participating citizensb. three branches of governmentc. unitary distribution of powerd. selection of prime minister by heredity
16Day 14Warm up 14 – Place Location Activity – p. 530
17Day 15Warm up 15 – Complete chapter map to prepare for unit 2 test
18Day 16Warm up 16 – Place location Activity – p. 110, Analyzing the Graph and Chart – p. 88The Strait of Hormuz connects the Persian Gulf with thea. Red Seab. Mediterranean Seac. Black Sead. Arabian Sea
19Day 17Warm up 17 – Applying Map Skills pp. 503, 509, and 511
20Day 18Warm up 18: Section 3 Assessment, p. 516, 2-6, 8
21Day 19Warm up 19: Reviewing the main idea – p. 530, 11-16
22Warm up 20: Day 20 Which statement about OPEC today is true? a. it sets the price of all consumer goodsb. it includes Canada and Venezuelac. it sets the laws governing fishing in the Atlantic Oceand. it sets the price of oil
23Day 20 continued2. OPEC is made up of 15 nations that support American expansion in SW Asia support democracy in SW Asia have large oil reserves have large automobile industries.A person who supports the Law of Return would MOST LIKELY agree with which of these statements?a. it is important for all Jewish people to have a homelandb. it is important for a Jewish state to carefully select its citizensc. it is important for all Jewish people to agree with one anotherd. it is important for all Jewish people to not live in Israel
24Day 20 continuedWhich SW Asian country relies MOSTLY on some aspects of a command economy?a. Jordanb. Israelc. Egyptd. Saudi Arabia
25Day 20Which SW Asian country relies MOSTLY on some aspects of a command economy?a. Jordanb. Israelc. Egyptd. Saudi Arabia
26Day 21Warm up 21: Read p. 498 in your book and make a list of 3 things that you learned
27Day 22Warm up 22: Analyzing a Graph – p. 514, Standardized Test Practice – p. 497
28Warm up 25: Day 251. A person who supports the Law of Return would MOST LIKELY agree with which of these statements?a. It is important for all Jewish people to have a homelandb. It is important for a Jewish state to carefully select its citizensc. It is important for all Jewish people to agree with one anotherd. It is important for all Jewish people to not live in Israel
29Day 252. Which of the following was the religion of the Ottoman Empire?A, ChristianityB. IslamC. JudaismD. Taoism
30Day 25 3. The division between Shi’a and Sunni Muslims is? A. over who should control IranB. over who should be Muhammad’s successorC. over whether Muhammad is a descendant of Jesus Christ?D. over whether Muslims should wipe out other religions
31Day 25 4. Which religion do most people in SW Asia practice? a. Christianityb. Judaismc. Islamd. Buddhism
32Day 26Warm up 26: Applying Map Skills pp. 509 and 511
33Warm up 27: Day 271. The govt. of Iran today is based upon Islamic law. Which term BEST describes a government based upon religion?a. democracyb. theocracyc. aristocracyd. monarchy
34Day 272. Which sect of Islam believes that its leader should be a direct descendent of Muhammad?A. Shi’aB. SunniC. KurdD. Judaic
35Day 27 3. The Strait of Hormuz connects the Persian Gulf with the a. Red Seab. Mediterranean Seac. Black Sead. Arabian Sea
36Day 274. Which is the MOST LIKELY reason that there are continuing conflicts between Israel and its Arab neighbors?a. Israel has nuclear weaponsb. Both want control of the Jordan Riverc. There are no oil reserves in Israeld. Arabs and Israelis want the same land *
37Warm up 28: Day 28 1. The Ottoman Empire helped spread which religion? a. Judaismb. Hinduc. Islamd. Christianity
38Day 282. Which statement BEST describes many of the Persian Gulf countries today?a. They are overcrowdedb. The lack adequate housingc. They have major oil depositsd. They are agricultural centers
39Day 28 3. Most SW Asian Jews live in which nation? a. Israel b. Iran c. Italyd. Northern Africa
40Day 28 4. Which statement about SW Asia today is true? a. Only a few different ethnic groups live thereb. The majority of its residents are Arabsc. It has very good literacy ratesd. Much of its economy is based on tourism
41Day 29Warm up 29 –Literacy rates in SW Asia have risen dramatically in the 20th century.Which of the following is the MOST LIKELY result of the rising literacy rates?a. The economy will improve.b. The unemployment rate will also rise.c. The birth rate will soar.d. Ethnic groups will stop fighting.
42Day 30 List the five themes of geography. What are the two types of location?Describe the relative location of your seat in the class.What two types of characteristics describe a place?Describe why England and the United States can be a part of the same region?
43Day 31Name the capitals for the following three countries: Saudi Arabia, Iraq, and Israel.What animals are known as 'ships of the desert'?What mountain range lies in southwestern Iran?The Rub al Khali is a desert in Saudi Arabia. What does Rub al Khali mean?What countries border Iraq?