1. Welcome back and Happy New Year!
2. New seats, new groups, group hand shake GOOD THINGS?
3. Introduce new unit: The Beginnings of Human Civilization
4. Historical Treasure Hunt: In new groups, look through the following list of famous historical site in the world and discuss:
“How many have you heard of?”
“Why do you think they are famous?”
“What do they suggest about different societies in the past?”
“Why could it be useful to learn about past societies and civilizations?”
Pyramids of Giza, Egypt
Machu Picchu, Peru
Angkor Wat, Cambodia
Taj Mahal, India
1. Good Things?
2. Review elements of a Socratic Seminar
3. UN Roundtable with Venezuela, Ukraine, and Myanmar