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Warm-up:
- Warm-up Map

Planners
- Turn in missing work
- Project Presentations
- All missing work due tomorrow

Picture of the day: Louisiana Purchase

Daily Did you Know: Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, the great explorers of the Northwest, gave President Thomas Jefferson two bear cubs. Jefferson kept his new pets on the South Lawn of the White House. 


 
 
Picture
Warm-up:
- Warm-up Map

Planners:
- Turn in missing work
- Project Presentations
- Projects due June 5

Picture of the day: American Civil War

Daily Did you Know: The stars on the original American flag were arranged in a circle to ensu


 
 
Picture
Warm-up:
- Warm-up Map

Planners:
- Turn in missing work
- Project Presentations
- Projects due June 4 and 5

Picture of the day: American Revolution

Daily Did you Know: The Ancient Egyptians slept on pillows made of stone


 
 
Picture
Warm-up:
- Warm-up Map

Planners:
- Europe Unit Test
- Projects due June 3, 4, and 5
- All missing work needs to be turned in by Thursday, June 6

Picture of the day: Buckingham Palace

Daily Did you Know: Much of the shape of Europe is a result of World War 1 and 2. The First World War caused the complete alteration or dissolution of four empires – the German, Ottoman, Russian and Austro-Hungarian. World War 2 meanwhile resulted in the death of 2.5 percent of the world’s population.


 
 
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Warm-up:
- Warm-up Map

Planners:
- Turn in missing work
- Turn in Russia Vocabulary
- Review for Europe Test
- Europe Unit Test Tomorrow
- Projects due June 3,4,5

Picture of the day: The Catherine Palace and St. Nicholas Naval Cathedral

Daily Did you Know: Moscow actually has more billionaires living in the area than any other city in the world. With a total of 74 billionaires, Moscow beats New York City's statistic by three.


 
 
Picture
Warm-up:
- Warm-up Map

Planners:
- Turn in missing work
- Turn in Russia Vocabulary
- Russia Packet due Friday
- Russia Prezi
- Europe Unit Test May 31
- Projects due June 3,4,5

Picture of the day:  Trans-Siberian Railway  

Daily Did you Know: The Ural's are the oldest mountains in the world and lake Baikal is the world's deepest lake and the largest reservoir of freshwater on earth.  Lake Baikal is the most voluminous freshwater lake in the world, containing roughly 20% of the world's unfrozen surface fresh water, and is 5,387 ft deep  

 
 
Picture
Warm-up:
- Warm-up Map

Planners:
- Turn in Missing Work
- Russia and the Caucasus Vocabulary
- Russia Homework Packet, Due Friday
- Europe Unit Test May 31
- Projects due June 3,4,5

Picture of the day: St. Basil's Cathedral, Moscow 

Daily Did you Know: Russia covers 1/7th of the total land of our planet and neighbors more countries than any other country on earth. Russia is also referred to as the “Lungs of Europe” because it has the biggest forest reserves in the world. 


 
 
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Warm-up:
- No Warm-up Map

Planners:
- Post-Test
- Turn in Missing Work
- Europe Unit Test May 31
- Projects due June 3,4,5
- Russia Packet due next Friday

Picture of the day: Conway Castle,Sagrada Familia, Füssen, Germany

Daily Did you Know: Europe is designated as a continent for political reasons. There is no geographic basis for the claim.  Europe has also been racked with war throughout its history to the point where more than 70 former countries have been conquered and no longer appear on maps.  


 
 
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Warm-up:
- Warm-up Map

Planners:
- Warm-up Map Quiz
- Turn in missing work
- Finish Study Guide
- Review
- End of year test May 24
- Europe Unit Test May 31
- Projects due June 3,4,5

Picture of the day: Notre Dame, Paris France

Daily Did you Know: According to ancient Greek mythology, Europa was a beautiful Phoenician princess. She was the daughter of Agenor, king of Tyre. Zeus felt in love with Europa, so he decided to appear in front of her as a magnificent white bull to gain her trust. Zeus’s power of metamorphosis is a key element in Greek mythology.


 
 
Picture
Warm-up:
- Warm-up Map

Planners:
- Turn in missing work
- Turn in Rome Vocab
- Work on Study Guide
- End of year test May 24
- Europe Unit Test May 31
- Projects due June 3,4,5

Picture of the day: Bran Castle, Romania  

Daily Did you Know: Czech people are mostly of Slavic descent, but many people can also claim partial German ancestry, as a result of the country's 1000 years within the Holy Roman Empire or Austrian Empire


 

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    Mr. Kacel - 7th Grade History Teacher at Waverly Middle School

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