Syllabus ONLINE and after the 1st 2 weeks
Mr. Breeze Room 101
WORLD HISTORY A/B-----Raise the Bar Social Studies Credit
Grade 9 Two Semesters
Prerequisite: None ½ Credit /Semester
Geography and World History are required for graduation by the state of Arizona.
World History presents an overview of the recorded history of our civilization. The course is designed to develop the concept of interrelatedness of most of mankind. Early man is traced through the empires he built in Egypt, Greece, Rome, and the Americas.
Students will study the major countries’ economic structures, transportation systems, resources, and physical environment of the world’s inhabitants. Approximately 20% of the work is the study of maps and human-physical interactions.
Book: We will be using the Prentice Hall World History edition. Also you will be required to make and test on maps, research papers, and many other related tools needed to gain and retain the world history standards.
A student may be subject to disciplinary action when the student:
Engages in any of the following forms of academic misconduct:
1. Lateness for, missing, or leaving school or class without permission or excuse.
2. Cheating (including but not limited to copying, using unauthorized help sheets and the like, illegally obtaining tests in advance, substituting for a test-taker, and other forms of unauthorized collusion).
3. Plagiarism: Plagiarism is the representation of another author's language, thoughts, ideas, or expressions as one's own original work
Rules: defined in your handbook-phones/head phones will be confiscated so don’t have them out-thanks
Grades: You will be graded on the traditional 100 % scale. 90%-A etc.….
You will have the opportunity for extra credit if you have earned it. Participation/essays are also going to be graded. 100 points per week approximately.
Notes are mandatory!
Basics-golden rule-treat others like you would like to be treated
On back, write a one page letter about your own personal history/family/hobbies etc.…..
Finish this: What we do here___________ _____________ ____________!
(I have read the handbook and understand the rules as defined by it and Mr. Breeze)
Sign here X: ___(just type is ok)___________________________________
This can be turned in to my email- firstname.lastname@example.org