Beyond the Great Wall

This week Mr. Pacey’s World History class is researching the contributions of Ancient China to our modern world. I have put together a website to help students in their research, which they can access here: https://sites.google.com/a/pblpanthers.org/chinese-inventions/

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7th Grade House Hunters

7th Grade Social Studies students, we’ve got a job for you!

Click on the website below to be transported back in time to the height of the colonial times in the New World where you and a partner will be a real estate agent selling land in America! Use the webquest to complete your mission.

colonialRealEstateWebsite

Explosive Research!

Miss Ellis’s 6th grade World History classes will be researching the roles of different Pompeii citizens at the time of the great Mount Vesuvius eruption this week. Check out the following site for links to different webpages about what it was like living in Pompeii at the time: https://sites.google.com/a/pblpanthers.org/pompeiiproject/home

Image credit: “Mount Vesuvius” by Wikimedia commons, licensed under CC by 2.0.

Powerful Plagues and Dangerous Diseases

Mr. Pacey’s World History class will be researching plagues and widespread diseases after learning about the Black Death in class. Because anyone can publish online, and health/illness tends to be a topic that LOTS of people talk about online, check out the following website to find links to credible information: https://sites.google.com/a/pblpanthers.org/powerful-plagues/

Antares42. “Smiley Face with a Cold.” Licensed under CC BY 2.0