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  • Open House Bell ScheduleMs. Albahae AP Human Geography

    Sign-in sheets are on the front tablePeriod 1 15 minutes 6:00pm 6:15pmPeriod 2 10 minutes 6:20pm 6:30pmPeriod 3 10 minutes 6:35pm 6:45pmPeriod 4 10 minutes 6:50pm 7:00pmPeriod 5 10 minutes 7:05pm 7:15pmPeriod 6 10 minutes 7:20pm 7:30pmPeriod 7 10 minutes 7:35pm 7:45pmPeriod 8 10 minutes 7:50pm 8:00pm

  • Welcome to Advanced Placement Human

    Geography

    Excalibur Program

    Instructor: Ms. Albahae Room 524

  • AP Human Geography Course Website: Http://albahaeaphg.wordpress.com

    Click the FOLLOW button in order to receive updates and information

    Email: Michelle.Albahae@browardschools.com AP Human Geography Exam = FRIDAY 18, 2018 8AM at

    Monarch AGENDA FOR OPEN HOUSE What is Advanced Placement Human Geography Purpose of the course Format and Expectations Materials Needed Website Grades

    http://albahaeaphg.wordpress.com/

  • The purpose of the AP Human Geography course

    - What is this class even about?

    - The Why of Where of EVERYTHING

    - Broken down: 7 Units of Study

    - The hardest thing for Freshmen taking this course:

    - (is not going to be the content)

    - Time management

    - How to take notes

    - How to study (likeactually study..)

    - How to be responsible and organized

  • Topics Covered in This Course

    1) Basic Geography maps/geography basics 3 Weeks

    2) Population/Migration 5.5 Weeks

    3) Culture (language, race, ethnicity, religion) 6 Weeks

    4) Political Geography 4.5 Weeks

    5) Agriculture and Rural Land-use 4 Weeks

    6) Industry and Economic Geography 3 Weeks

    7) Urban Land-use 2 Weeks

  • Responsibilities of the student at home

    You should anticipate spending at least one hour every night for this course on: Homework assignments;

    Completing in-class assignments;

    Reading and outlining chapters from the textbook;

    Studying for quizzes, chapter tests or unit exams;

    Memorizing vocabulary;

    Using Internet-based geography games to self-test your knowledge of geography;

    Reviewing AP Exam strategies either from AP Central or tips learned in class;

    Practicing FRQs

    Working out of your review book.

  • You will notice an increased workload for homework

    Reading should take place every night

    Students should be accessing the website often

    YOU CAN SIGN UP ON THE WEBSITE AS WELL!! JUST CLICK THE FOLLOW BUTTON

    Just because your child got straight As in the past, does not mean that they will be getting As in this class (COLLEGE LEVEL)

    KEEP ON TOP OF THEM FOR TIME MANAGEMENT

    What parents should expect at home

  • How important is the exam?

    AP Exam ScoresMay 18, 2018

    75 Multiple Choice (60 min)

    3 Written Response ( 75 min)

    AP SCORE QUALIFICATION

    5 Extremely well qualified

    4 Well qualified

    3 Qualified

    2 Possibly qualified

    1 No recommendation

  • APHG REVIEW BOOKSPurchase ASAP

    You should purchase your review book NOW!

    It doesn'tt matter which one you buy!

    This is a supplement to the textbook

    Unit Descriptions/Summaries

    Practice Multiple Choice Questions

  • Course Website: http://geographymhs.wordpress.com

    Click Follow button to get updates about the class!

    Email: Michelle.Albahae@browardschools.com

    This is an HONORS class

    Format for class

    CNN News CNN quizzes

    Lecture Notes (how to take notes! Great skill!)

    Tests Map and Content

    Helpful websites: http://www.ilike2learn.com to study for map quizzes

    Supplies Binder, dividers, colored pencils, sharpener

    World Geography Honors