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    Mr. Brown

    Social Studies (Grade 7)

    BS: Georgia State University

    My Teaching Philosophy:

    I believe students learn to do by doing. Teaching is the process of repetition until learning occurs. I believe in putting a CAP on each student.

    Challenge them

    Appreciate them

    Prepare them

    Contact Information:

    Phone: 404-802-6200

    Email: tlbrown@atlanta.k12.ga.us

    Planning Period: M-F 11:35 till 12:20

    Office Hours: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 3:15 till 4:15

    Grading Scale:  

                                           Grades 6-8

     

    Weight

    Number of Assignments per each 9 week grading period

    Classwork/Participation

    30%

    10 - 18

    Tests

    25%

    3-5

    Quizzes

    15%

    4-9

    Projects

    20%

    1-5

    Homework

    10%

    9 - 18

    WEEK OF October 26, 2020
     
    NOVEMBER 3rd ELECTION DAY, STUDENTS ARE OUT OF SCHOOL.
     
    VOTE, VOTE, VOTE!
     
    DISTRICT WIDE BENCKMARK TESTING SOCIAL STUDIES (NOVEMBER 4-9)
     
    UNIT 2 AFRICA: GEOGRAPHY, CULTURE AND HISTORY
     

    SS7G1 Locate selected features of Africa.

    Locate on a world and regional political-physical map the countries of Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, and Sudan, South Sudan

    Locate on a world and regional political-physical map: Sahara, Sahel, savanna, tropical rain forest, Congo River, Niger River, Nile River, Lake Victoria, Great Rift Valley, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Atlas Mountains, and Kalahari Desert

     Where are the major nations of Africa located? 
     What are the major physical features of Africa?
     
    Homework: Africa Performance Task 2: . Please see the task descriptor in your Google Classsroom.  TASK DUE October 30, 2020
     
     

     

     
     Please use Google Classroom to access and complete your assignments and email them to me at tlbrown@atlanta.k12.ga.us
    The codes for each class are listed below: 
    Core 1 A Day- rmkintz                               Core 1  B Day- b4r5wtq
     
    Core 2 A Day- 6zqub72                              Core 2  B Day- zm5gwrq
     
    Core 4 A Day- euxa2bw                             Core 4  B Day- yr4guvg
     
    Core 5 A Day- pnktrf2                               Core 5 B  Day- uvhpckq
     
     
     If the code is malfunctioning please email me at tlbrown@atlanta.k12.ga.us
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
      
     
     
     
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