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February 2009

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Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

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 Term 1 Ends

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Goodbye and Good Luck in Term 2

 

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 Term 2 Begins

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computer lab to check out the web page

Look for art sites (go to www.artcyclopedia.com and go to

http://witcombe.sbc.edu/ARTHLinks.html  once there be sure to email yourself the links and save them as favorites.

Second Half Lab to

discuss classroom contract

Discuss calendar,

rules and expectations

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What is history? (small groups – bring your book)

Review – Industrial Revolution (factors leading to it and implications for Europe and America)

Discuss – how are these implications seen in art? (Romanticism and Impressionism) (small groups – bring your book)

Imperialism, nationalism, militarism, alliances (BRING YOUR BOOK)

READ: Danzer, Chapters 5, 6, 7, & 8 (pages 200 – 301)

TEST 1: Monday, February 9th

ESSAY 1: Due on Monday, March 2

 

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using a graphic organizer for your essay

InFocus presentation

Look at some art and music (romanticism)

Please, on your own check out:

Realism

Impressionism

Post-Impressionism

Neo-Impressionism

Pointillism

Symbolism

Art Nouveau

Fauvism

Expressionism

Cubism

Futurism

Dada

Surrealism

Abstract Expressionism

 

 

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music, “Rite of Spring”, Stravinsky

Brainstorm ideas that may affect this turn of the century in the way that was seen in 1900

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Test One

InFocus Presentation:

Demonstration of using Excel  for the World War One spreadsheet assignment

Finding historical maps of Europe

 

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Lab -- World War One spreadsheet assignment

READ: Danzer, Chapters 10 & 11  (pages 304 – 406)

TEST 2: Thursday, March 5th

 

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Lab -- World War One spreadsheet assignment

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Lab -- World War One spreadsheet assignment

and how to cite sources

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Turn in Spreadsheet assignment

 

check in on

Essay One

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Winter Break

No School

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Winter Break

No School

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Winter Break

No School

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Winter Break

No School

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Winter Break

No School

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filmstrip – “Surrealism in Art and Music”

 

music (Ives and Schoenberg)

 

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video – The Great War

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 video – The Great War

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 video – The Great War

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video – The Great War