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CONTACT INFORMATION
robert.cotey@yrdsb.edu.on.ca       
(905) 940-8840 #512
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Sep-Jan 2006: Old Schedule
MoodleMOODLE 
June 2009
Monday  Tuesday  Wednesday Thursday Friday
1

Library Period - Trials

Trial Chart

Previous Trial - Fall P.1
Previous Trial - Fall P.2
Previous Trial - Jan. 08
Previous Trial - Jan. 08
Previous Trial Chong
Previous Trial:  Chong
Previous Trial:  Chong

2

- Trial Prep

Trial Chart

- Mock Trial Handbook

3

- Trial Prep

Trial Chart

- Mock Trial Handbook

- Exam Outline and Essay Questions


4

- Trial Prep

Trial Chart

- Mock Trial Handbook

- Exam Outline and Essay Questions

5

- Trial 1

- Last day to submit any missing assignments is Fri., June 5th

 

Homework:
1)  Trial research  (evidence, witness and fact sheet)
- Last day to submit any missing assignments is Fri., June 5th
Homework:
1)  Trial research  (evidence, witness and fact sheet)
- Last day to submit any missing assignments is Fri., June 5th
Homework:
1)  Prepare for trials  (fact sheet and witness preparation)
2)  Study for final exam
- Last day to submit any missing assignments is Fri., June 5th
Homework:
1)  Prepare for trials  (fact sheet and witness preparation)
2)  Study for final exam
- Last day to submit any missing assignments is Fri., June 5th
Homework:
1)  Prepare for trials  (fact sheet and witness preparation)
2)  Study for final exam

8

- Trial 2

Step into Wiztory
Diefenbaker
Harper
Trudeau
Pearson
Mulroney


9

- Trial 3
10

- Trial 4



11

- Trial 5
12

- Overflow

Homework:
1)  Prepare for trials  (fact sheet and witness preparation)
2)  Study for final exam
Homework:
1)  Prepare for trials  (fact sheet and witness preparation)
2)  Study for final exam
Homework:
1)  Prepare for trials  (fact sheet and witness preparation)
2)  Study for final exam

Homework:
1)  Study for final exam
Homework:
1)  Study for final exam
15

- Exam Review

Exam Outline and Essay Questions

- Final day of grade 10 history!

16

Exams

- Exam Essay Upload due  (moodle)
17

Exams
18

Exams
19

Exams
Homework:
1)  Study for final exam
     
22

Exams
23

Exams
24

Exam Feedback Day
25

PA Day - No Classes
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PA Day - No Classes
       
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February 2009

Monday  Tuesday  Wednesday Thursday Friday
2

- Regular Classes begin

-
Course Outline
- Rules and Expectations

- Website Tour

- Intro:   Canada Report and Rubric

3

- Canadian History Trivia    
   WORD

(How much do you know?)

- I am Canadian Rant
-
I am Canadian Song


- Groups of Three - create your own "Rant"
4

- How to Take Good Notes
-
Concept Maps (SMART Ideas)
-
Introduce Chapter Concept Maps - Chapter 3/4/5

Small Group Acting Handouts

SGA
SGA Rubric




- Work period:  Map of Canada:  Assignment

5

- Guest Speaker - Andrew Melnyk
- My Grandfather's Mill

- work period:  Defining Moments in My History
6

-  Defining Moments in My History - by Mr. Cotey
- Defining Moments Sign-Up
- Due - Canada Report and Rubric - Turn in to Moodle



Homework:
1)  print handouts
Dawn of a Great War
2)  tour website and familiarize yourself with links

Why is it great to be Canadian?
- 1 page; Typed; double spaced; 12 font; Times New Roman; 3 paragraphs (intro; body, conclusion), title, student name;
- Please attach file as: Canadian_yourname.doc
-
post to Moodle
* Print Handouts for Tomorrow

Homework:
- "Defining Moments in My History" Presentation due Monday

Print Handouts
- Defining Moments in My History      
- Turn of the Century Video Activity

Homework:
1)
print handouts Dawn of a Great War
2) Canada Report due tomorrow
3)Defining Moments in My History - Sign up tomorrow 8am - first come first serve)
4)bring pencil crayons for tomorrow
Homework:
1) 
Defining Moments in My History - presentations start on Wednesday!

2)  Map of Canada:  Assignment
3) Textbook:  p. 15 # 1-2;  p. 39 #1-3)
Homework:
1) finish handout:  Laurier:  The Great Compromiser


- "Defining Moments in My History" Presentations begin Monday!
 Remember, your PowerPoint presentation must be brought in on a CD or jump drive (NO EMAILS)

9

The Essay
- Introduction to the Essay
- Perfect Paragraph
- Format, Steps, etc...
- Picking a Topic

- Defining moments Essay
- Topics List

WWI Photoshop Poster Assignment

- Poster Instructions  WORD    
- Poster Rubric            WORD



10

WWI Photoshop Poster Assignment
- Poster Instructions  WORD    
- Poster Rubric
            WORD

11

- Defining Moments in My History  - Presentations:
1) Humayera Ferdous
2) Sunny Hung
3) Maggie Bell
4) Erica Wang
5) Ryan Binhammer
6) Maaz Kamani
7) Vivian Liu

- Defining Moments Essay Topic Sign-up
12

- Defining Moments in My History  - Presentations:
1) Wei Ling Yang
2) Sana Syed
3) Kendra Seager
4) Spencer Stevens
5) Scott Dorfman
6) Crystal Parkes
7) Sean Pollock
13

- Defining Moments in My History  - Presentations:
1) Jennifer Chan
2) Sima Kasiri-Motlagh
3) Anthony Yuen
4) Soumya George
5) Ibrahim Alhaq
6) Raymond Liu
Homework:

1) Chapter 3 Concept maps due Friday
2) print 
Defining Moments Essay Handouts .  Sign up for Essay topics:  Friday Sept. 7th @ 8 am (first come, first serve)
Homework:
1)  Textbook  p. 35- #3,4, 7, 14, 15
2) print 
Defining Moments Essay Handouts .  Sign up for Essay topics:  Friday Sept. 7th @ 8 am (first come, first serve)
Homework:
1)  print
World War I handouts
Homework:
1)  print World War I
handouts
2) 
Handout:  Map of Europe 1914
Homework:
1) Sign Up - Defining Moments Essay - 8am (First come first serve)
Chapter 3 Concept maps due
16

Family Day Holiday
17

- Defining Moments in My History Presentation Catch-Up




18

- Library - Essay Step 1
-
WWI Photoshop Poster Assignment

- Poster Instructions  WORD    
- Poster Rubric
            WORD

19

- Defining Moments in My History  - Presentations:
1) Jewel Everatt
2) Norelle Ng
3) Laura Brown
4) Alice Liang
5) Avni Patel
6) Jamal Rehman

20

- Defining Moments in My History  - Presentations:
1) Stanley Tse
2) Kevin Wu
3) Sarah Lee
4) kevin Lau
5) Emily Southey
6) Katie Bell
Homework:
1) Chapter 4 Concept maps due Friday
2) Handout - Steps to War
Homework:
1) work on ESSAY STEP 1 (due Mon, Feb 23)
Homework:
1) work on ESSAY STEP 1 (due Mon, Feb 23)
Homework:
1) work on ESSAY STEP 1 (due Mon, Feb 23)
Homework:
1) Chapter 4 Concept maps due
2) Textbook:  page 79 #2-7; page 81 #14
23

- My History Presentations






24

- My History Presentations

- Intro: 
SGA
-
SGA GROUPS & TOPICS


25

- Diplomacy Game



26

- Diplomacy Game


27

- Diplomacy Game
- Debrief- Diplomacy Game
Homework:
1) Chapter 5 Concept maps due Friday
2) complete
World War I:  People and Events
3)  Textbook p. 114 #1-6


Homework:
1)  Handout
Canada's Military Contributions to WWI
Homework:
1)  Textbook: Trench Warfare (p. 104 #2, 3, 8, 14, 15)
2)  Handout
Canada's Military Contributions to WWI
Homework:
2) Handout MANIA: Causes of WWI
3) Textbook- page 65 #1-2
Homework:
1) Chapter 5 Concept maps due
2
) complete
World War I:  People and Events
2)  Textbook p. 127 # 2-5; p. 129 #15

March 2009
Monday  Tuesday  Wednesday Thursday Friday
2

- Essay Topics
- SGA work period
- SGA GROUPS & TOPICS



 

 

3

- MANIA: Causes of WWI
- Schlieffen Plan

- WWI PowerPoint
- BBC Schlieffen Plan




- WWI Scrapbook Assignment






5

-
Propaganda Activity - PowerPoint
- WWI Military Battles - Beaumont Hamel, Vimy, Ypres, Somme - Battlefield Tour Presentation
6

- SGA Prep
- POP QUIZ
- Moodle Quiz


Homework:
1)  handout War in Air & Sea
- Essay Topics
 
Homework:
1)  handout War in Air & Sea1) complete World War I:  People and Events
2)  Textbook p. 114 #1-6
- Essay Topics
Homework:
1)  handout Conscription Crisis in WWI
- Essay Topics

Homework:
1)  handout Conscription Crisis in WWI
2) WWI PowerPoint
- Essay Topics
Homework:
1) Textbook p. 128-129 # 10-12, 14 (first question)
2)  SGA Presentations Wednesday
- Essay Topics

9

- Essay Step 1:  due
- SGA Presentations
10

- 1917:  A Decisive Year &
End of the War
- Treaty of Versailles

- SGA Peer Assessment
11

-
WWI Videos - Passchendaele, All Quiet on the Western Front
 






12

-  WWI Photoshop Poster Due to Moodle
- Catch Up Day!
- Posters
- Scrapbook
-
Questions?
13

- WWI Unit Test

Homework:
1)  Textbook p. 129 #13

Homework:
1)  World War I Test Outline & Essay Questions
Homework:
1) Work on your Great War Letters Essay 
2) World War I Test Outline & Essay Questions
Homework:
1)  Work on your Great War Letters Essay
2)World War I Test Outline & Essay Questions
Homework:
1)  Work on your Great War Letters Essay
2) World War I Test Outline & Essay Questions
16

March Break


17

March Break
18

March Break
19

March Break
20

March Break
         
23

Library - Essay Step 2



24

SGA Assignment Word

Smart Ideas 20s & 30s timeline

25

- Intro:  Canada Between the Wars

- 1920s + 1930s Scrapbook Activity
- Introduce Photostory Activity
- Photostory Free Dowload
- Introduce 20s/30s Smart timeline



26

- Literacy Blitz


27

- 1920s + 1930s Scrapbook Activity
- Photostory Assignment
- Photostory Dowload
- Photostory topic selections

 

Homework:
1)  Work on your Great War Letters Essay
2) World War I Test Outline & Essay Questions
3) print handouts
Post War, Roaring 1920s and Depression
Homework:
1) Work on your Great War Letters Essay
2) print handouts
Post War, Roaring 1920s and Depression
3) work on Essay Step 3
Homework:
1) handout: Political and Social Conditions of Post War
Homework:
1) handout: Political and Social Conditions of Post War  
Homework:
1) 
People & Events
2)  Work on research- Heritage Fair (due Wed. Oct. 24)

30

Literacy Blitz - 1/2 Period






31

- Lesson:  Canada Between the Wars
- 20s/30s Smart Timeline
- 20s/30s Photostory Activity
     
Homework:
1) 
People & Events
2)  Work on research- Heritage Fair (due Wed. Oct. 24)
Homework:
1) 
People & Events
2)  Work on research- Heritage Fair (due Wed. Oct. 24)
Homework:
Homework: Homework:

April 2009
Monday  Tuesday  Wednesday Thursday Friday
    1

- 20s/30s Smart Timeline
- 20s/30s Photostory Activity
2

- Literacy Test


3

- 20s/30s Timeline Due
- 20s/30s Photostory Activity




    Homework:
1)  People & Events
2)  Work on research- Heritage Fair (due Wed. Oct. 24)
Homework:
1)  People & Events
2)  Work on research- Heritage Fair (due Wed. Oct. 24)
3) Work on your Poster Assignment
Homework:
1) print WWII handouts
2)  Textbook:  p. 213 #1-2
3)  Work on Essay Step 4 (due Fri. Nov. 9)
6

- Introduce Thesis writing
- 20s/30s Photostory Activity Presentations


- Teams, Games and Tournaments (50 mins)
- Jeopardy Prep

8

- Library Period
- 20s/30s Quiz - Moodle
- 20s/30s Jeopardy Extravaganza!
- Bonanza instructions


9

- Easter Bonanza Competition! Costumes Mandatory!
10

Good Friday
Homework:
1) Political Responses to Depression
Homework:
1)  WWII People & Events
2) complete handout Canada's Response
3)  Textbook:  p. 229 #2- 5
Homework:
2)  Work on Essay Step 5 (due Mon. Nov. 26)
Homework:
2)  Textbook:  p. 229 # 6, 7, 8, 11
3)  Work on Essay Step 5 (due Mon. Nov. 26)
 
13

Easter Monday

14

- WWII Diagnostic (clickers)

-
Intro:  World War II (big themes, big questions...)

- Intro:  Heritage Arts Festival

- Class Activity (short - tall)

- Intro:  World War II- SGA
- SGA Topic List

 

15

- The Wave

- Debrief - Wave

 

16

- Anticipatory Discussion

- Video clip:  Folly

- Rise of New Ideas PPT

- Class Activity:  Road to War & Appeasement  Quotes Activity

- Work period:  Concept Maps

17

- Thesis Due in Moodle

- Intro:  WWII Great Debates  (pick topics & dates)
-
Class Activity:  An Image is Worth a 1000 Words

- Rise of Hitler PPT

- Spotlight:  Rise of Nazi Germany (Disney cartoons)

- Concept Maps (time permitting)

- Intro to World War II Powerpoint Homework:
1)   Concept Map (theme 1:  Road to War)-- chapter 9 Spotlight Canada
Homework:
1)   Concept Map (theme 1:  Road to War)-- chapter 9 Spotlight Canada
Homework:
1)   Concept Map (theme 1:  Road to War)-- chapter 9 Spotlight Canada
Homework:
1)   Concept Map (theme 1:  Road to War)-- chapter 9 Spotlight Canada

20

- Work period:  WWII Concept Maps (theme 1)

- Work period:  WWII Great Debates 



21

- Finalize - Road to War

- German Expansion
- Start of War

- Class Activity:  Canada and World War Two

- video clip - Folly

- Lesson:  Essay Step 4


22

- Theme 2:  Intro- Genocide and Atrocities - And I Said Nothing - Pastor Martin Neimoller

- Class Activity: 8 Stages of Genocide

- Movie:  Swing Kids

23

- Movie:  Swing Kids

- Discuss Great Debates

- 8 Stages of Genocide lesson & discussion






24

- Lesson: 5 Stages of Isolation - Holocaust Intro

-  Holocaust PPT


 
Homework:
1)    Concept Map (theme 1:  Road to War due (moodle)
Homework:
1)   Concept Map (theme 2:  Genocide and Atrocities)
Homework:
1)   Concept Map (theme 2:  Genocide and Atrocities)
Homework:
1)   Concept Map (theme 2:  Genocide and Atrocities)
Homework:
 1)  Concept Map (theme 2:  Genocide and Atrocities)

27

- Intro:  Heritage Arts Festival

-  Work period:  WWII Concept Maps or Debates

 

28

- WWII Great Debates  Issue 1:  Could Hitler Have Been Stopped prior to 1939?

- WWII Great Debate Topics / Groups


- Class Activity:  Changing Nature of warfare in WWII  (Strategic Bombing)

- Period 4 (room 234) Holocaust Clips: Band of Brothers & Schindler's List

29

- Intro:  Theme 3 (Canada's Role in WWII)

- Video  Days of Despair:  1939-1942

- Work period:  WWII Great Debates 

- WWII Great Debate Topics / Groups

-  Work period:  WWII Concept Maps (theme 3:  Road to War)

Blueprint

30

- Movie Clips:  Pearl Harbour; Enemy at the Gates; Saving Private Ryan

WWII Great Debates 

-Issue 2:  Was strategic bombing immoral? Jahmal's Group

- WWII Great Debate Topics / Groups


 
Homework:
1)  Concept Map (theme 2:  Genocide and Atrocities due)- moodle

 
Homework:
1)  Concept Map (theme 3:  Canada's Role in WWII)
Homework:
1)  Concept Map (theme 3:  Canada's Role in WWII)
Homework:
1)  Concept Map (theme 3:  Canada's Role in WWII)
 

May 2009
Monday  Tuesday  Wednesday Thursday Friday
       

1 

- Essay Step 4  (upload to Moodle)

- Movie Clips:  Pearl Harbour; Enemy at the Gates; Saving Private Ryan


        Homework:
1)  Concept Map (theme 3:  Canada's Role in WWII)

4

Intro:  Theme 3 (Canada's Role in WWII)

- Mr. Murdoch

- Canada and WWII Battles  (mini-SGA)

- Canada and WWII Battles  (mini-SGA?)

- Resource:  Canada's Military Contributions

5

- Mr. Murdoch

- Heritage Arts:  Topic Approval Submission due

- Issue 3:  Who Bears Responsibility for the Holocaust? Jewel's Group

- Canada and WWII Battles  (mini-SGA)

6

- Mr. Murdoch

- Canada and WWII Battles  (mini-SGA Presentations)

7

- Mr. Murdoch

- Heritage Arts:  Topic Approval Submission deadline

- Recap:  WWII Battles

- Activity:  Japanese Internment  

- Events leading to the dropping of the bomb

8

- WWII Great Debate Topics / Groups

-  Issue 4:  Was the internment of Japanese Canadians justified?

-  Issue 5:  End of the War -Was the dropping of the atomic bomb justified?


 

Homework:
1)   Concept Map (theme 4:  End of War)
Homework:
1)   Concept Map (theme 4:  End of War)
Homework:
1)   Concept Map (theme 4:  End of War)
Homework:
1)   Concept Map (theme 4:  End of War)
 

11

- Work period:  Heritage Arts Festival

- Work period:  WWII Concept Maps

12

- Mr. Murdoch

- Theme 3:   Canada War on Homefront  (powerpoint)

- Class Activity:  Conscription in WWII

13

- Nick F. and Ms. Piroli

- Theme 4 (End of the War)

- Simulation

- United Nations and Cold War


14

Reminders for Essay Step 5

-
WWII Jeopardy

-
WWII Test Outline

WWII Concept Map DUE  (moodle)

15

- WWII Test   (moodle)

- Essay Step 5  (DUE moodle)

deadline is  Tues. May 19

Homework:
1)  Work on Debates
2)  People and Events


Homework:
1)  Work on Debates
2)  People and Events
Homework:
1)  Work on Debates
2)  People and Events
Homework:
1)  Work on Debates
2)  People and Events
Homework:
1)  Work on Debates
2)  People and Events
18

Victoria Day

19

- Essay Step 5   (deadline to moodle)

- Library:  Heritage Arts Festival:  Work period

20

- Vision Statement- first draft

- Heritage Arts Festival:  Work period




21

- Heritage Arts:  Vision Statement due

- Heritage Arts Festival:  Work period




22

- Vision Statement- final

- Heritage Arts Festival:  Work period

  Homework:
1)  Work on Debates
2)  People and Events


Homework:
1)  Work on Debates
2)  People and Events
Homework:
1)  Work on Debates
2)  People and Events
Homework:
1)  Work on Debates
2)  People and Events
25

- Heritage Arts Festival:  Work period



26

- Heritage Arts Festival:  Work period

27

- Heritage Arts Festival:  Work period

- Showtimes

28

- Heritage Arts Festival

- Showtimes

29

-Debrief:  Heritage Arts Festival

- Peer / self assessment

- Intro:  Oral Exam:  Trials of the Prime Ministers:

Trial Chart

- 5 trials of 3 vs 3 = 30
Library Period - Trials

Homework:
1)  Work on Debates
2)  People and Events
Homework:
1)  Print Oral Exam Handouts
- Last day to submit any missing assignments is Fri., June 5th
Homework:
1)  Print Oral Exam Handouts
2)  Trial selection:  tomorrow morning- first come, first serve
- Last day to submit any missing assignments is Fri., June 5th
Homework:
1)  Trial research  (evidence, witness and fact sheet)
- Last day to submit any missing assignments is Fri., June 5th
Homework:
1)  Trial research  (evidence, witness and fact sheet)
- Last day to submit any missing assignments is Fri., June 5th