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20th Century IB HL1 World History

Welcome, here you will find information relating the our studies this year.

document 20th Century History Syllabus   --  Course Syllabus for IB World History Year One
HISTORICAL INVESTIGATION

Upcoming Due Dates:

  • November 30th, 5 sets of research notes from 5 new sources -- use the same requirements as the first 3 sources, source info at top of page, each source starts a new sheet of paper, page numbers next to each fact, only authored scholarly works allowed. Refer to previous handout.
  • December 17th, Draft of paper due in class. -- we will peer edit these drafts with very specific directions based on the rubric. It is very important to have a complete draft to get the most out of the peer edit comments.
  • December 19th, or before you leave for winter break, -- A final paper, with cover sheet and bibliography, full complete footnotes, to be scored for the gradebook.

 

Current Events -- Do Once per quarter

•Learn about a current event in the World (not USA) (up to 5 years ago counts)

•Make sure it is either domestic politics, foreign policy, Economic, or Cultural/Social.
•Make a GoogleSlide Show
–Intro page with outline of slide show
–Topic, what happened, what is going on: What, when, where, who, how
–Historical background (must relate to the 20th Century) of topic/event
–P.O.V.s, a new slide for each perspective, so at least two slides
–Synthesis/Meaning/analysis of situation
–Discussion Questions for the class
– Bibliography (at least 5 reputable sources)
•Teach it and lead a class discussion for half the class period.
•You do this ONCE per quarter
•You work with partner/s
•No duplicates from other groups!`
•YOU MUST GET YOUR WORK APPROVED BEFORE YOUR PRESENTATION DATE! SHARE WITH NONIE KOUNESKI IN GOOGEL DOCS AT LEAST ONE DAY BEFORE PRESENTATION!
Chicago Reference Style

Chicago/Turabian Documentation Style Handbook here.

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