Homework Guidelines

Homework Guidelines-World History

1. Homework assignments may change. Please check the blog regularly and update planners as necessary.

2. Current Events assignments are due every other Friday, as noted.

3. Homework should be completed the day assigned and is due the next class unless otherwise noted.

4. Students should spend no more than 60 minutes per class on their World History homework. If it is taking longer they should stop after one hour and see me for homework help. Exceptions: Preparing for Mid-Term & Final Exams.

5. The students need to take primary responsibility for their work. They should determine the quality of their work. If the work is not acceptable, the teacher will explain that to them and improvement will be expected.

Sunday, December 10, 2017

World History Homework For The Week of 12/11

Hello,
Please record your homework in your planner, as listed for your class below.  Write the assignment in the space for the date it is assigned.  Homework will always be due the following class unless otherwise noted.

Your World History homework for the Week of 12/11 is as follows:

Tuesday-Complete any incomplete assigned Pearson Realize Activities.

Thursday-Complete Filling out your Renaissance Study Guide:

Current Event due the Week of 12/18

Assignments/Resources

PFL Homework-Week of 12/11

Hello,
Please record your homework, as listed for your class below, in your planner.  Write the assignment in the space for the date it is assigned.  Homework will always be due the following class unless otherwise noted.

Your Personal Financial Literacy homework for the week of 12/11 is as follows:

Period 1, 3, & 7


Monday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 and econlowdown to complete:
  • Complete Money Matters 1.2-What Would you do?
  • Complete Insurance Activity 6.2-Read the Fine Print
  • Complete Insurance Activity-6.3-From Memory
  • Complete Investing Activity 18.1-Investing Tips
  • Complete Investing Activity 18.2-What’s my interest?
  • Complete Record Keeping Activity 20.1-My Record Keeping Plan
  • Complete any undone assigned activities.
Wednesday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 to complete:
  • Complete Insurance Activity 17-1-My Perfect Plan
  • Complete Insurance Activity 17-2-Insurance Matchmaker
  • Complete econlowdown #1 Budgeting 101
  • Complete econlowdown #1a Capital Markets
Friday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 to complete:
  • Complete econlowdown #2 Cards, Cars, & Currency, Lesson 1: Financial Literacy
  • Complete econlowdown #3 Cards, Cars, & Currency, Lesson 2: A Package Deal
  • Complete econlowdown #4 Cards, Cars, & Currency, Lesson 3: Banking on Debit Cards
  • Complete econlowdown #5 Cards, Cars, & Currency, Lesson 4: The Car Deal Package
  • Complete econlowdown #6 Cards, Cars, & Currency, Lesson 5: Payday Decisions
  • Complete any undone assigned activities.
Period 2
Tuesday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 and econlowdown to complete:
  • Complete Money Matters 1.2-What Would you do?
  • Complete Insurance Activity 6.2-Read the Fine Print
  • Complete Insurance Activity-6.3-From Memory
  • Complete Investing Activity 18.1-Investing Tips
  • Complete Investing Activity 18.2-What’s my interest?
  • Complete Record Keeping Activity 20.1-My Record Keeping Plan
  • Complete any undone assigned activities.

Thursday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 to complete:
  • Complete Insurance Activity 17-1-My Perfect Plan
  • Complete Insurance Activity 17-2-Insurance Matchmaker
  • Complete econlowdown #1 Budgeting 101
  • Complete econlowdown #1a Capital Markets

Assignments/Resources

See Personal Finance Bootcamp 17-18 Blog Entry

econlowdown website

Monday, December 4, 2017

Sustainability and Society Homework-Week of 12/4


Sustainable Jersey Schools Weeks at MAST

Hello,
Please record your homework, as listed for your class below, in your planner.  Write the assignment in the space for the date it is assigned.  Homework will always be due the following class unless otherwise noted.

Your Sustainability and the Environment homework for the week of 12/4 is as follows:

Period 2

Monday-Access the Sustainable Jersey website page titled "Sustainable Jersey for Schools Actions".  Choose a second area from the actions. Choose one action from that area.  Develop an action plan for completing that action at MAST.  See the action plan template at the link below. Due Friday

Wednesday-Access the Sustainable Jersey website page titled "Sustainable Jersey for Schools Actions".  Choose a second area from the actions. Choose one action from that area.  Develop an action plan for completing that action at MAST.  See the action plan template at the link below. Due Friday

Friday-Find any article on the Pebble Mind Project in Alaska.  Print the article.  Write a one page reaction to the article.  Turn in article and reaction in class on Tuesday.

Assignments/Resources


Link to Sustainable Jersey website "Certification Overview"

Link to "Sustainable Jersey for Schools Actions"




Sunday, December 3, 2017

PFL Homework-Week of 12/4

Hello,
Please record your homework, as listed for your class below, in your planner.  Write the assignment in the space for the date it is assigned.  Homework will always be due the following class unless otherwise noted.

 Script Writing Guide

Your Personal Financial Literacy homework for the week of 12/4 is as follows:

Periods 2
Monday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 to complete:
  • Work on Blog Activity 8
  • Complete Credit Activity #16.1- Loans, Loans, Loans
  • Complete Credit Activity #16.2- Home Sweet Mortgage
  •  Complete Credit Activity #15-Debt Snowball 
  • Complete Credit Activity #14.1-It's More than a Piece of Plastic
  • Complete Credit Activity #14.2-Consumer Credit Laws
  • Complete any undone assigned activities.
Wednesday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 to complete:
  • Work on Blog Activity 8
  • Complete Bank Activity 10-1&2 Where to Stash Your Cash/Bank It
  • Complete Bank Activity 12-1 Bank, Credit, or Thrift
  • Complete Bank Activity 12-2 Banking Partners
  • Complete Bank Activity 5.1 Proof of Payment
  • Complete Bank Activity 5.1A The Advantage of Starting Early
Friday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 to complete:
  • Complete Bank Activity 5.2 Check Writing 101
  • Complete Bank Activity 5.3 Make the Deposit
  • Complete Bank Activity 5.4 Keeping Track
  • Complete Bank Activity 5.8 Deal With Deception
  • Complete Money Matters1.1 Know the Lingo
  • Complete any undone assigned activities.

Period 1, 3, & 7

Tuesday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 to complete:
  • Work on Blog Activity 8
  • Complete Bank Activity 10-1&2 Where to Stash Your Cash/Bank It
  • Complete Bank Activity 12-1 Bank, Credit, or Thrift
  • Complete Bank Activity 12-2 Banking Partners
  • Complete Bank Activity 5.1 Proof of Payment
  • Complete Bank Activity 5.1A The Advantage of Starting Early

Thursday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 to complete:
  • Complete Bank Activity 5.2 Check Writing 101
  • Complete Bank Activity 5.3 Make the Deposit
  • Complete Bank Activity 5.4 Keeping Track
  • Complete Bank Activity 5.8 Deal With Deception
  • Complete Money Matters1.1 Know the Lingo
  • Complete any undone assigned activities.

Assignments/Resources

See Personal Finance Bootcamp 17-18 Blog Entry

World History Homework For The Week of 12/4

Hello,
Please record your homework in your planner, as listed for your class below.  Write the assignment in the space for the date it is assigned.  Homework will always be due the following class unless otherwise noted.

Your World History homework for the Week of 12/4 is as follows:

Monday-Complete the following Pearson Realize Activities:

For Lesson 3-The Protestant Revolution:
  • Text 1: The Causes of the Reformation
  • Text 2: Martin Luther's Protests Bring Change
  • Before and After: Illuminated Manuscripts to Printed Pages
  • Interactive Gallery: Reformation Art
Wednesday-Complete the following Pearson Realize Activities:

For Lesson 3-The Protestant Revolution:
  • Text 3: John Calvin Challenges the Church
  • Synthesize: Technology-The Communications Revolution
For Lesson 4-Reformation Ideas Spread:
  • Text 1: An Explosion of Protestant Sects
  • Text 2: The English Reformation
  • Interactive Timeline: Timeline of the English Reformation
Friday-Complete the following Pearson Realize Activities:

For Lesson 4-Reformation Ideas Spread:
  • Text 3: The Catholic Reformation
  •  Interactive Map:  Major European Religions, About 1600's
  • Text 4: Religious Persecution Continues
  • Synthesize: Spread and Impact of the Protestant Reformation

Current Event due the Week of 12/4

Assignments/Resources

Monday, November 27, 2017

World History Homework For The Week of 11/27

Hello,
Please record your homework in your planner, as listed for your class below.  Write the assignment in the space for the date it is assigned.  Homework will always be due the following class unless otherwise noted.

Your World History homework for the Week of 11/27 is as follows:

 The Reformation Vocabulary Quiz will be given Tuesday in class.

Tuesday-Complete the following Pearson Realize Activities:

For Lesson 1-The Italian Renaissance:
  • Text 4: New Books Reflect Renaissance Themes 
For Lesson 2-The Renaissance in Northern Europe:

  • Flipped Video: The Printing Revolution
  • Text 1: Artists of the Northern Renaissance
  • Interactive Gallery: Realism in Northern Renaissance Art
Thursday-Complete the following Pearson Realize Activities:

For Lesson 2-The Renaissance in Northern Europe:
  • Text 2: Northern Renaissance and Humanist Writers
  •  Interactive Gallery:  Shakespeare For All Time
  • Text 3: The Printing Revolution
  • Synthesize: Erasmus 

Current Event due the Week of 12/4

Assignments/Resources

Sunday, November 26, 2017

PFL Homework-Week of 11/27

Hello,
Please record your homework, as listed for your class below, in your planner.  Write the assignment in the space for the date it is assigned.  Homework will always be due the following class unless otherwise noted.

 Script Writing Guide

Your Personal Financial Literacy homework for the week of 11/27 is as follows:

Periods 1, 3, & 7
Monday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 to complete:
  • Work on Blog Activity 8
  • Complete Blog Activity #9- Income Tax and Paycheck Withholding Basics
  • Complete Blog Activity #10- Income Taxes
  •  Complete Blog Activity #19.2-The Effect of Taxes on Your Income
  • Complete Blog Activity #11-  Should I Buy This?
  • Complete Challenge #1a-My Smart Goals
  • Complete any undone assigned activities.
Wednesday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 to complete:
  • Work on Blog Activity 8
  • Complete Credit Activity #2.1-Borrowing Fitness Test
  • Complete Credit Activity #2.2- What is the Reason?
  •  Complete Credit Activity #2.7- Know the Limit
  • Complete Credit Activity #3- Deal or No Deal-Understanding Car Loans
  • Complete Credit Activity #6- Spot the Credit Crisis
  • Complete any undone assigned activities.
Friday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 to complete:
  • Work on Blog Activity 8
  • Complete Credit Activity #16.1- Loans, Loans, Loans
  • Complete Credit Activity #16.2- Home Sweet Mortgage
  •  Complete Credit Activity #15-Debt Snowball 
  • Complete Credit Activity #14.1-It's More than a Piece of Plastic
  • Complete Credit Activity #14.2-Consumer Credit Laws
  • Complete any undone assigned activities.

Period 2

Tuesday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 to complete:
  • Work on Blog Activity 8
  • Complete Blog Activity #9- Income Tax and Paycheck Withholding Basics
  • Complete Blog Activity #10- Income Taxes
  •  Complete Blog Activity #19.2-The Effect of Taxes on Your Income
  • Complete Blog Activity #11-  Should I Buy This?
  • Complete Challange #1a-My Smart Goals
  • Complete any undone assigned activities.

Thursday-Access the class blog entry, Personal Financial Bootcamp 2017-18 to complete:
  • Work on Blog Activity 8
  • Complete Credit Activity #2.1-Borrowing Fitness Test
  • Complete Credit Activity #2.2- What is the Reason?
  •  Complete Credit Activity #2.7- Know the Limit
  • Complete Credit Activity #3- Deal or No Deal-Understanding Car Loans
  • Complete Credit Activity #6- Spot the Cred

Assignments/Resources

See Personal Finance Bootcamp 17-18 Blog Entry