• Journal 19

    Posted by Ryan Baker on 3/13/2020 6:00:00 AM

    Write down one thing you knew or thought about the Middle East prior to beginning this unit. Write down three things you learned or now know about the Middle East.

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  • Journal 18

    Posted by Ryan Baker on 3/11/2020 6:00:00 AM

    Briefly explain the progression and evolution of middle east terrorist groups from the mujahideen to ISIS.

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  • Journal 17

    Posted by Ryan Baker on 3/9/2020 6:00:00 AM

    Why did Iran take American hostages in 1979? How many days did the crisis last? How many hostages were taken and held? What was the role of the Shaw of Iran? 

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  • Journal 16

    Posted by Ryan Baker on 3/5/2020 6:00:00 AM

    What is a Kurd? Are they friend or foe?

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  • Journal 15

    Posted by Ryan Baker on 3/3/2020 6:00:00 AM

    For your Israel/Palestine paper, did you decide to go with a 1-state or a 2-state solution? Why did you pick that solution?

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  • Journal 14

    Posted by Ryan Baker on 2/27/2020 6:00:00 AM

    The students will study and examine the Israel and Palestine conflict as they compare and contrast issues from both sides. The students will debate the conflict and come to an individual conclusion of support for either side.  

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  • Journal 13

    Posted by Ryan Baker on 2/25/2020 6:00:00 AM

    What are the two divisions in Islam? Why is there a division? What is an international organization? What were the things Muslims were required to do on their pilgrimage to Mecca?

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  • Journal 12

    Posted by Ryan Baker on 2/21/2020 6:00:00 AM

    Who was Muhammad? What were some things about his life that we discussed during our last class? 

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  • Journal 11

    Posted by Ryan Baker on 2/19/2020 6:00:00 AM

    What do you think about when the Middle East is mentioned? What do you know about the culture of the Middle East? Describe where the Middle East is geographically,

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  • Journal 8

    Posted by Ryan Baker on 2/12/2020 6:00:00 AM

    What are key factors that make a country developed? How do you know if a country is developed or developing? Would you want to live in a developing country, why or why not?

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