RD7 AP World History Assignments

Syllabus: click the link below to view the syllabus for this class.  It contains class descriptions, regulations, disciplinary guidelines, and other important imformation.


Joining Your AP Class: register an account with the College Board and join the Whitehaven AP World History class from the College Board Website.  Click the link below to access instructions on how to join your AP class.  Use this join code when prompted to do so: NNXAM6  

Due Wednesday, 9/2/20.


Summer Reading Assignment: click the links below to access the summer reading assignment and a PDF of the book that was assigned to be read: A History of the World in 6 Glasses. Read the instructions carefully, read the book, complete the vocabulary list, and answer the analysis questions. Assignment due Friday, 9/25.

 


Cornell Notes Template: Click the link below to access, and then download the Cornell Notes Template. Remember to use the two column note taking format.  You should have notes in the right column (paraphrase as much as possible). You should have headings, main ideas, central events or dates, vocabulary, important people, and perhaps questions in the left column.  For each lesson you should have a 5 to 7 sentence summary. 

 


Cornell Note-Taking Demonstartion (Two Column Notes): click the link below to access a video demostration of how to format your notes in the Cornell (AKA two-column) style.

 


E-Book Download: click the link below to access the textbook for class.  After clicking the link, download the e-book to your device.


Reading: China and the World, East Asian Connections 500-1300 CE : Read the selection in the new Ways of the World e-book beginning on p. 431  to p. 459 of the file.  Take notes as you read in the two column note taking format; write the headings and sub-headings, and vocabulary terms you read from the chapter in the left column, write your notes and definitions that correspond to the headings and vocabulary terms in the right column.  After note-taking is complete, write a 1 to 2 paragraph summary of the material. Due Friday, 9/11.


AP World History Unit Guides: click the link below to access the unit guides for the AP World History curriculum.  Use these guides to track our progress through the course, view learning objectives, historical devlopments, and areas of focus.


Video Analysis-Everything Before 1200-Heimler's History: Click the link below to access a  video that gives us background information about  historical developments that occurred prior to 1200 AD. Click the second link for the questions to answer while viewing the video. Will be completed in class on 9/8/2020.


AP World History Map Quizlet: click the link belwo to access a quizlet that helps you to study the world regions according to AP World History.  You will be quizzed on these regions Friday, 9/11.


Reading: The Worlds of Islam 600-1450 CE : Read the selection in the new Ways of the World e-book beginning on p. 477  to p. 508 of the file.  Take notes as you read in the two column note taking format; write the headings and sub-headings, and vocabulary terms you read from the chapter in the left column, write your notes and definitions that correspond to the headings and vocabulary terms in the right column.  After note-taking is complete, write a 2 to 3 paragraph summary of the material. Due Monday 9/21.