GENERAL CLASS INFORMATION

 

 

Click on the links below for general information about PreAP Social Studies.  It is the same information that you recieved at the beginning of the school year, but in case you misplace it you can always download it and print it here.

Syllabus  pre-ap-syllabus-2013 

Pacing Guide  PreAP Expectations and Pacing 2013

PreAP Standards  Revised PreAP GPS 2010

Cone of Light One Pager Template  CONE OF LIGHT one pager template

Semester Project Guidelines  cultural atlas portfolio 2013          map directions 2013      Modern Atlas Checklist 2013     Interactive timeline2011 

Cone of Light “how to” Cone-of-Light-Applications    

USEFUL WEBSITES

The websites below are excellent and may be very useful to you in PreAP.

Textbook Website:   Classzone

Online Learning Center.  Excellent resource for review notes on each unit.  Online Learning Center

Study Guides and Learning Strategies:  Study Help

National Geographic: (Check out the Photography, Environment, Travel and Adventure Links)  National  Geographic

British Museum:  WONDERFUL collection of ancient artifacts  British Museum

University of Pennsylvania Museum of Anthropology:  many unique collections… really cool site!  U Penn Museum

 Help in formulating a THESIS STATEMENT:  http://www.indiana.edu/~wts/pamphlets/thesis_statement.shtml

 

Websites for obtaining current events for Cone of Light Applications:

 these are just a few, any major newspaper or news magazine has downloadable current articles–remember it needs to be a PRINT resource not on-line TV news

http://www.nytimes.com/pages/world/index.html

http://www.thepaperboy.com/

http://www.ajc.com/news/nation-world/

http://www.newseum.org/todaysfrontpages/default.asp

http://www.bbcworldnews.com/Pages/default.aspx



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