Miss Jacobson's World Geography Class




Miss Jacobson

Contact information

Email: kjacobson@gmail.com

phone #: 555-5555 ext. 4


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Class home page (Change this link to fit your site.)

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US Constitution

CIA World Fact Book

National Geographic's Search Engine

Quiz Star

Special Notes -

Students - Read all this stuff

Calendar of upcoming events

Nov. 29- Thanksgiving  

Dec. 16-Jan. 4- Winter Break 

Assignment Name & Number Assignment Deadline Special information about this assignment and links you will need to use.
One, Course Pre-Test Mar. 8 This is the course pre-test. Go to Quiz Star, use your log in and take the course assessment shown there. No score is required in Power Grade. However, extra credit will be given for correct answers.
Two, The Great Blast Mar. 12 Go to the assignment link found here. Read the instructions and work with your group as assigned.
Two, Leading up to the Revoultion Mar. 15 Go to the assignment link found here. Read the instructions. Use your class and group notes and the links on the assignment. Copy it to a word processing document, print it and turn it in to the assignment box.


Vocabulary Words
Study up for the quiz!

Week of Unit Vocabulary Reading Vocabulary
Mar. 7

To review a copy of the current articles for this week, click here.

  • Monotheism
  • Crusades
  • Protestant Reformation
  • Republic
  • Direct Democracy
  • Strait
  • Circumnavigate
  • Northwest Passage
  • Spanish Armada
  • Christopher Columbus
  • Ferdinand Magellan
  • Martin Luther
  • Balboa
  • John Cabot
  • John Smith
  • Metacom
  • Squanto
  • Mercantilism
  • The Virginia House of Burgesses
  • The Puritans
  • The Massachusetts Bay Company
  • Jamestown
  • The Lost Colony of Roanoke
  • Charter
  • Representative Government
  • Pilgrim
  • The Mayflower Compact
  • Toleration
  • Vulnerable
  • Impose
  • Envoy
  • Surveillance
  • Regime
  • Sluggish
  • Parameter
  • Periodic
  • Prod
  • Brinkmanship
  • Inevitable
  • Tsunami
  • Magnitude
  • Vertigo
  • Amplitude
  • Geophysicist
  • Engulf