Boys and Girls High SchoolBrooklyn NYMarch 9th 2013Facilitator: Shomari AkilASI Parent NYS Regents ReviewGlobal History & ...
What is the Regents?1. Is a NewYork StateAssessment that is given to mostPublic School students in the state of NewYork.2....
Global History Units of Study1.Ancient Civilization (3000 B.C.E)2. Expanding zones and Exchanges3. Global Interaction4.The...
Key Themes and Concepts1. Belief Systems 14. Political systems2. Change 15. Economic systems3. Choice 16. Geography & Huma...
Key Vocabulary words/ Skills1.Analyze 10. Discuss2.Assess 11. Evaluate3. Categorize 12. Explain4. Classify 13. Hypothesize...
Breakdown of the Global RegentsPart I .. 50 Multiple Choice worth 1 pt each= 55%Part II..Thematic Essay (1) worth = 15%Par...
Exam TimeThe Exam is 3 hours long = 180minutesStudents should keep track of the timePart I = 45 minutesPart II = 45 minute...
Exam Day Preparations1. Night before get a good night rest2.Well balanced breakfast3. Get to school early at least 45 minu...
How can I help my child pass theGlobal History and Geography1.They must read more NON- FICTION2.They must write constantly...
Study Guides/ ResourcesOn linewww.regentsprep.orgTextGlobal History and GeographyByPrentice Hall
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Global and geography regents study

  1. 1. Boys and Girls High SchoolBrooklyn NYMarch 9th 2013Facilitator: Shomari AkilASI Parent NYS Regents ReviewGlobal History & Geography
  2. 2. What is the Regents?1. Is a NewYork StateAssessment that is given to mostPublic School students in the state of NewYork.2.The exam is supposed to assess students knowledge ofhistorical events and skill development3. Everyone takes the regents exam on the same day andthere are no make up exams, if a student misses theexam he or she must wait 6 months before they can takeit again
  3. 3. Global History Units of Study1.Ancient Civilization (3000 B.C.E)2. Expanding zones and Exchanges3. Global Interaction4.The first Global Age5.The age of Revolutions6. Crisis and Achievement7.The twentieth Century and Beyond8.The world today: connections and interactions (1990-Present)
  4. 4. Key Themes and Concepts1. Belief Systems 14. Political systems2. Change 15. Economic systems3. Choice 16. Geography & Humans4. Conflict5. Culture and Intellectual Life6. Diversity7. Empathy8. Identity9.Imperialsim10.Interdependence11.Movement of People and Goods12.Nationalism13. Urbanization
  5. 5. Key Vocabulary words/ Skills1.Analyze 10. Discuss2.Assess 11. Evaluate3. Categorize 12. Explain4. Classify 13. Hypothesize5. Compare 14. Illustrate6. Contrast 15. Infer7. Define 16. Investigate8. Describe 17. Scrutinize9. Develop 18. Generalize
  6. 6. Breakdown of the Global RegentsPart I .. 50 Multiple Choice worth 1 pt each= 55%Part II..Thematic Essay (1) worth = 15%Part III Document based Questions = 15%Part IV Document Based Essay = 15%_____100%
  7. 7. Exam TimeThe Exam is 3 hours long = 180minutesStudents should keep track of the timePart I = 45 minutesPart II = 45 minutesPart 3 = 45 minutesPart 4 = 45 minutes
  8. 8. Exam Day Preparations1. Night before get a good night rest2.Well balanced breakfast3. Get to school early at least 45 minutes4. Dress comfortably5. Have I.D, 2 pencils and two pens and a highlighter6. Leave the cell phone home that day7. Bring bottle water8. Bring mints
  9. 9. How can I help my child pass theGlobal History and Geography1.They must read more NON- FICTION2.They must write constantly3. Demand that they use details when they talk4. Check their homework5. Talk to teachers6. Send them to After school and weekend regents prep7. make sure that they are not cutting class.8. They must study
  10. 10. Study Guides/ ResourcesOn linewww.regentsprep.orgTextGlobal History and GeographyByPrentice Hall

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