REVISED 2/17/16 Ms. Wells - History Lesson Plans – 6th Grade Week: March 24-28, 2014 1. Common Core Learning Standards Addressed: RH.8.3: Identify key steps in a text’s description of a process related to history/social studies. CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RH.6-8.7 Integrate visual information (e.g., in maps, charts) with other information in print. RH.8.4: Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including vocabulary specific to domains related to history/social studies. CC.6-8.R.H.2. Determine the central ideas or information of a primary or secondary source. CCSS.ELA-Literacy.WHST.6-8.2d Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic. 2. Illinois State Standards Addressed: 17.C.3a Explain how human activity is affected by geographic factors. 17.A.2b Use maps and other geographic representations and instruments to gather information about people and places. 2. Learning Targets: Essential Questions: 2a. I can statements: *work with new terms that will *I can work with new terms *How did geography influence develop the vocabulary needed while studying the medieval where the Europeans settled? while studying the medieval Europe unit. Europe unit *I can explain why the Franks, *explain why the Franks, Angles, *How did work and social roles Angles, and Saxons of Western affect people in medieval Europe? and Saxons of Western Europe Europe built new societies. built new societies *I can describe how the *How did Christianity spread *understand how these groups Catholic Church spread throughout medieval Europe and defended their societies against Christianity through Western what role did it play in society? the Muslims, Magyars, and Europe. Vikings *I can describe feudalism. *How was the feudal system of *describe how the Catholic * I can tell the levels of medieval Europe organized? Church spread Christianity feudalism and the role of each. through Western Europe *I can describe a manor. *explain what feudalism was *I can compare the life of a *tell the levels of feudalism and noble to the life of a peasant. the role of each *I can create a graphic web *describe a manor showing what monks did. REVISED 2/17/16 *compare the life of a noble to the life of a peasant DIFFERENTIATION 3. Formative Assessment Criteria for Success: Monday-Friday Comments: Monday-Friday Comments: Formative Summative Teacher observation Vocabulary Quiz graphic organizer History Short (Feudal System) 4. Gradual Release of Learning: (What learning experiences will students engage in? How will you use these learning experiences or their student products as formative assessment opportunities? How and where will you differentiate?) Focus Lesson, Guided Instruction, Collaborative Instruction, Independent Tasks Components of Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Gradual Release: Rise of the Feudalism Life in Feudal Focus Lesson Catholic Church Europe (I do) Guided Instruction (We do) We will read and discuss the rise of the Catholic Church in medieval Europe. We will review 15:1 by using notes in a PP presentation. We will begin reading and discussing the feudal system of medieval Europe. We will read and discuss life in feudal Europe in 15:1. We will go over our lists we wrote while watching yesterday’s video: Feudalism in Europe REVISED 2/17/16 Collaborative (We do together) We will summarize the contributions of the monks by completing a graphic web. Independent (You do) Geography: Activity 109 (Europe capitals) We will read and discuss the Feudal System History Short article. Geography Activity 110 (Europe countries) Video: Feudalism in Europe Students will write a list of things that each level of the manor did in a feudal system. Vocabulary Activity 15:1 Partners will be given a list of things done in a feudal system (in random order) and identify which is nobles and which is peasants. Complete Chapter 15 (1-10) comprehension Vocabulary Quiz activities with the Feudal System History Short 5. Resources/Materials: (What texts, digital resources, & materials will be used in this lesson?) Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Journey Across Time Journey Across Time Journey Across Time Journey Across Time Nobles/Peasants facts textbook, graphic web, textbook, Geography textbook, the Feudal textbook, Vocabulary sheet, Chapter 15 (1-10) Geography Activity Activity 110 System History Short Activity 15:1 Vocabulary Quiz 109 Family Connection (How will you communicate with and extend into the home?) Make phone calls home for behavior and academic concerns when needed.