HONORS WESTERN CIVILIZATION A

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Writing Workshop

HW: Bring rough draft to class Tuesday!

Submit essay by 11:59 pm 10-7-08 (Tuesday -Midnight)

Athens vs Sparta chart w/ response question 6 B

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Writing Workshop

Submit essay by 11:59 pm 10-7-08

8 A (Merk PD Day)

From Delian  League to Athenian Empire: Map of Classical Greece

HW: Allies to Adversaries: Persian and Peloponnesian Wars

Athenian Democracy: Clisthenes - Pericles 

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10 A

 

1. Pericles on Athenian Democracy excerpt

2. Pericles' Funeral Oration (Finish for HW)

HW: Thesis practice -- post thesis to the wiki for peer review.

Thesis practice -- post thesis to the wiki by 10-14 for peer review - you must edit at least 2 by 10-16). paragraph due to turnitin by midnight 10-19)

 

 

 

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September

 

 

HONORS WESTERN CIVILIZATION

October Calendar

Big Idea: Ancient Greek society provided the ideological and political foundation for modern Western society.

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Athens/Sparta

Notes Packet

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Review Chapter Two

 

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  Test

Note packet Due

HW: Begin Chp 3 Notes

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Text Chapter 3:

Classical  Greece: Athenian Democracy

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No School

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1. From Delian  League to Athenian Empire: Map of Classical Greece

Allies to Adversaries: Persian and Peloponnesian Wars: Create a cause/Effect chart for both wars in your notes

 

HW: Democracy Vocab

 

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12  Classical Greece:  

Film

 

 

Pericles on Athenian Democracy excerpt

 

HW: Funeral Oration

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Text Chapter 3:

Classical Greece: Culture pgs 86-96

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Notes on the Culture of Classical Greece:

How did art, literature and philosophy reflect the tension that characterized Greek life throughout the classical age?

 

HW: Read pgs 92-97 Socrates - Aristotle  continue notes

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Review Athenian Democracy: Clisthenes - Pericles 

Discuss Pericles' Funeral Oration

 

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Philosophy:

Socrates

Socratic Method

HW: Prepare for Socratic Seminar

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Text Chapter 3:Classical Greece: Culture

 

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Socratic Seminar: Naturalized Citizens and the Presidency

 

 

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1.Seminar Debriefing, reflection and self assessment

View: Crucible of Civilization: Pericles - Socrates

HW: Assign Pericles Essay Due Monday

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View: Crucible of Civilization: Pericles - Socrates

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Lecture: Significance of theatre and  the role of the  playwright in Classic Greece

 

 

Text Chapter 3:

Classical  Greece

 

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Writing Assignment Due

Greek Theater: Question to consider: To what extent was theatrical performance and production the most enduring Greek Cultural Innovation?

HW:  Antigone excerpt

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31 Question to consider: To what extent was philosophy intellectualism the most enduring Greek Cultural Innovation?

Socrates: From  philosopher to Greek Hero

1. Define Hero in your own words

2. Brainstorm qualities exhibited by modern day heroes. Can you think of an example?  

3. Why might Socrates be considered a hero?

HW: The Last Days of Socrates Listen to  Apology (29d-30c) what is  his  philosophical mission? Why is he willing to change his ways?

Listen to Socrates' Debate with Crito, Crito (54b-54d) and discuss why Socrates believes it is wrong to flee

 

 

   

September