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Reading week5

  1. 2. Today’s Class <ul><li>attendance </li></ul><ul><li>in-class presentations </li></ul><ul><li>review </li></ul><ul><li>group task </li></ul><ul><li>timeline </li></ul><ul><li>D.E.A.R. </li></ul>
  2. 3. Review <ul><li>Name the six reading strategies </li></ul><ul><li>- predict, clarify, visualize, ask questions, make connections, summarize </li></ul><ul><li>Explain how to use the Cornell Note Taking system </li></ul>
  3. 4. Cornell Note Taking System THE GEOGRAPHY OF BRITAIN MAIN IDEA DETAILS Weather & Climate <ul><li>mild, temperate climate (prevailing SW winds) </li></ul><ul><li>changeable weather patterns (different air masses) </li></ul><ul><li>temperature extremes (-10 to 32 C) </li></ul><ul><li>South warmer than North (latitude) </li></ul><ul><li>West milder than East (North Atlantic Drift) </li></ul><ul><li>rainfall range 800mm central/eastern– 1600 mm west/north </li></ul>SUMMARY: Britain’s temperature is generally mild, but changeable depending on different air masses. The temperatures range from -10 to 32 degrees Celsius and rainfall more prevalent in the mountainous west and north.
  4. 5. <ul><li>What’s the difference between the British Isles, Britain and the UK? </li></ul><ul><li>British Isles: A group of islands including Britain and Ireland </li></ul><ul><li>Britain: England, Scotland and Wales </li></ul><ul><li>The UK: England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and a number of small island </li></ul>
  5. 6. Review <ul><li>What is a dormitory town? </li></ul><ul><li>- towns in which people live, but do not work </li></ul><ul><li>What is a green belt? </li></ul><ul><li>- Areas of parks and farmland encircling an urban area and protected from development </li></ul>
  6. 7. Group Task <ul><li>In groups of 4, go through the chapter and write down the key time periods </li></ul><ul><li>Practice scanning and previewing </li></ul><ul><li>Think of the Cornell Note Taking System </li></ul><ul><li>Smile! </li></ul>
  7. 8. British History Pre Norman (3000BC-11 th century) Medieval (1066 – 1381) Tudor (1455 – 1603) Civil War (1642 – 1648) Monarchy (1600 – 1688) 1700 – 1800 (Agricultural/Industrial Revolution) Victorian Britain (1837 – 1901) WWI (1914 – 1918) Depression (1926) WWII (1939 – 1945) Post-War (1946 – 1959) 1960’s 1970’s
  8. 9. Time to Timeline! <ul><li>Each group should take 2 sections and become experts on that era </li></ul><ul><li>Make some Cornell Notes of the passages and be ready to share with the class </li></ul><ul><li>Collectively, we will make a timeline of important events in British history </li></ul>
  9. 10. D.E.A.R. <ul><li>Drop everything and read! </li></ul>

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