Friday, October 20

  1. Kahoot 15-1 <—— Click here!
  2. A.P. 15-1 is due on Monday
  3. Quiz Monday – QUIA & The Middle East Map (water and countries)


What happened on this day in HISTORY…

October 20, 1924 – Baseball’s first ‘colored World Series’ is held in Kansas City, Mo.

Charles Lindbergh lands in Paris completing the first solo air crossing of the Atlantic. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.bnKXdkfs.dpuf
Israeli soldiers capture Adolf Eichmann in Buenos Aires. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.IXqR9qJ5.dpuf
U.S. Marines land in Tangier, North Africa, to protect the Belgian legation. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.9aN11juz.dpuf
U.S. Marines land in Tangier, North Africa, to protect the Belgian legation. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.9aN11juz.dpuf

U.S. Marines land in Tangier, North Africa, to protect the Belgian legation. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.9aN11juz.dpuf

U.S. Marines land in Tangier, North Africa, to protect the Belgian legation. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.9aN11juz.dpuf
Indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth and buttons. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.JfeVbFhg.dpuf
Indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth and buttons. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.JfeVbFhg.dpuf
Chiang Kai-shek evacuates Hainan, leaving mainland China to Mao Zedong and the communists. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.TnXOQ0yS.dpuf
Chiang Kai-shek evacuates Hainan, leaving mainland China to Mao Zedong and the communists. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.TnXOQ0yS.dpuf
The first issue of Time magazine is published. It’s editor, Henry R. Luce, is just out of Yale. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.6MMpXSyx.dpuf
Congress passes the Jones Act making Puerto Rico a territory of the United States and makes the inhabitants U.S. citizens. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.BISm9122.dpuf

Congress passes the Jones Act making Puerto Rico a territory of the United States and makes the inhabitants U.S. citizens. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.BISm9122.dpuf

Congress passes the Jones Act making Puerto Rico a territory of the United States and makes the inhabitants U.S. citizens. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.BISm9122.dpuf
Debi Thomas becomes the first African American to win a medal at the Winter Olympics. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.iE9xKYPJ.dpuf
The forty-sixth star is added to the U.S. flag, signifying Oklahoma’s admission to statehood. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.iE9xKYPJ.dpuf
Martin Luther King Jr. is arrested in the Alabama bus boycott. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.CbFeCp7Z.dpuf
A mob burns a radio station in Ecuador after the broadcast of H.G. Wells’ “War of the Worlds.” – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.rSlzfAw1.dpuf
Japan makes its first television broadcast–a baseball game. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.zxTqO5Qc.dpuf
Japan makes its first television broadcast–a baseball game. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.zxTqO5Qc.dpuf
Safety concerns over structural problems force the Leaning Tower of Pisa to be closed to the public – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.i7OGPCdB.dpuf
President of Egypt Anwar Sadat and Prime Minister of Israel Menachem Begin are jointly awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.t3b5eYc3.dpuf
People wait in mile-long lines to hear Charles Dickens give his first reading in New York City. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.iC7C6kn8.dpuf

The United Nations adopts bans on nuclear arms over American protests. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.EjbQ3nLo.dpuf

The United Nations adopts bans on nuclear arms over American protests. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.EjbQ3nLo.dpuf
Microsoft Windows 1.0 released.
The Pilgrims sight Cape Cod.
New York City considers varying work hours to avoid long traffic jams. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.ByiDcR2N.dpuf
The first ship sails through the Panama Canal, which connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.A6kDBZ5I.dpuf
The first ship sails through the Panama Canal, which connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.A6kDBZ5I.dpuf
The first ship sails through the Panama Canal, which connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.A6kDBZ5I.dpuf
The first ship sails through the Panama Canal, which connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. – See more at: http://www.historynet.com/today-in-history#sthash.A6kDBZ5I.dpuf


Famous Birthdays…

October 20, 1931  – Mickey Mantle, baseball great who played for the New York Yankees

 

Current Events – Due Friday, October 20
October 6 to October 20

TOPIC: The Middle East and/or North Africa – any part of HECGG

Time for Kids – World News Archive
Student News Daily
Tween Tribune – Science Articles
Google News
DOGO News
Junior Scholastic – Username: student – Password: kitesleep6
Newsela

Click and print here for the Current Event form!

 

Mr. Reggio’s WIKI Blogging Link!
Go to Mr. Reggio’s WIKI Blogging link.  Sign in and read the directions for posting and on-line student expectations.  This week’s assignment is posted under the title Blog #4 – October 23  to October 29.

Click and proceed…  Enjoy!  Mr. Reggio’s WIKI Blog – Click to access!

 

Schedule for the Week of  October 16 to October 20

  • Monday – Chapter 15, Lesson – The Middle East: Physical Geography
  • Tuesday – Lesson continued… & a Type 1!
  • Wednesday – Mapping time! 
  • Thursday – Activity packet & Kahoot!
  • Friday – Review and packet time!