Here are some useful websites for this class.
LINK TO OUR WASHINGTON STATE TEXTBOOK ONLINE. If you need access to this website because you missed a class, or just want to review information from the textbook then talk to Mr. Martin for your password.
You can also access Chapters #1 & #2 from the Geography Alive Textbook using this outside link. For the username and password, talk to Mr. Martin or send him an email.
- National Standards
- State Standards
CURRENT EVENT INFORMATION
10 X 10 - Top 100 News Stories of the day. Up to the minute news stories.
7th Grade Links
Basic Washington State History Information
History Link : This is the premier website for Washington State History Information
AYP Slideshow on History Link
Current Stock Information -
UW History of Pacific Northwest Exploration - Primary & Secondary Sources
History Link - Washington State's Premier History Source. There are lots of great articles here.
Trail Tribes - Website created by NW Tribes that has links to early exploration in Washington State.SPRING IMMIGRATION CBA WEBPAGE - Go here first for resources on your specific immigrant group
Kennewick Man Video & Assignment- You can write anything for your name. You don't need a specific username.
Current Event Links
-Seattle Times ( Online Edition -Password Protected-same password as the online textbook)
Check out this up to the second information on world statistics. World Population Clock
Check the impact you are making on the world. Test your Carbon Footprint Here.
Green Book - Use this link to find ways to reduce your carbon footprint
Donate food to people in need while building your vocabulary click here to donate free rice
Help out with many large world issues with just a click of your mouse. Go to the hunger site and start clicking. You can find out more about this site by listening to Mr. V's podcast about the hungersite.
Use the links below to study the Dangers of DHMO . Answer the questions as you navigate through these webpages.
9th Grade Links
You will be tested on your knowledge on level 1 - All of ASIA. I would recommend practicing by region. Asia Mapping Quiz
You will be tested on your knowledge on level 1 - All of EUROPE. I would recommend practicing by region. Europe Mapping Puzzle
You will be tested on your knowledge on level 1 - All of Africa. I would recommend practicing by region. Africa Mapping Puzzle
Another Map of Africa Puzzle. See if you can get a perfect score.
30 Second Candidate - How Political Ads Persuade
Newspaper Articles on the following topics:
Encyclopedia Britanica - Meiji Restoration
Crusades / "Middle Ages"
For the following Assignments Click on the Link then enter the username "njh student". After entering in this information you should have access to the video and assignment
Respecting Beliefs - Video and Assignment
Crusades - Video and Assignment
Encompassing the World - Portugal and the World in the the 16th & 17th Centuries
World Geography Web Games - Hosted by Sheppard Software