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2017-18 School Year
[Contemporary World: Homework & Handouts]

Progressions of Learning (all the topics grade 11 students are responsible for learning)

UNIT 0: Introduction (World geography, Political ideologies, Macroeconomics)
Unit 0 Handout
Assignment 0.1: Introduction; due Friday, September 8 (Day 6).
Assignment 0.3: World maps; 08-due Tue 12sep, 03-due Wed 13sep
Unit 0 Test: All pages in the Unit 0 handout, discussions, and countries of the world; Thursday, September 14 (Day 4)

UNIT 1: The Environment and Sustainable Development
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UNIT 2: Population and Migration
Mid-Unit 2 Test: class notes, discussions, videos, assignments; Tuesday, November 14 (Day 1)
Assignment 2.1 (Historical Perspective); due Wednesday, November 15 (Day 2)
Assignment 2.4: China Rises; due Friday, December 8
Assignment 2.5: Mexico & USA borders; due Friday, December 15 (Day 4)
End-of-unit 2 Test: class notes, discussions, videos, assignments; Tuesday, December 12 (Day 1)

MID-YEAR REVIEW
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MID-YEAR EXAM
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UNIT 3: Powers of the States
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UNIT 4: Disparity of Wealth
Assignment 4.1: Traveling on a budget; due Wednesday, February 21 (Day 4)
  - This assignment will also count towards your Personal Finance grade for term 3.
Assignment 4.1: Budget template (Excel format)
Assignment 4.1: Budget template (pdf format)
Assignment 4.1: Rubric
Assignment 4.2: Africa & decolonization (Questions); due Friday, Februrary 16
Assignment 4.3: Building a wealth news website; due Thursday, March 1
Assignment 4.4: NGO articles; due Group 03=Tuesday, March 20; Group 07=Friday, March 23
UNIT 4 TEST: Textbook pages 144-177, notes, discussions, videos, assignments, handouts, in-class work
  - Group 07=Tuesday, March 27th (Day 5), Group 03=Wednesday, March 28th (Day 6)

UNIT 5: Tension and Conflict
Term Project: Tensions and Conflicts Case Study; due date t.b.d.

END-OF-YEAR REVIEW
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END-OF-YEAR EXAM
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