Week 5 – Cycle 2

History Sentence Motions- 

Tell me about the Hundred Years’ War.
During the Hundred Years’ War, Joan of Arc and King Charles VII led the French to
defeat England at the Battle of Orleans. In the late 1340’s, fleas on rats carried the
Plague, which killed one out of three Europeans.

Hundred Years’ – Right 1 then C. (1 century = 100 years)
War – Palm-in curved 5-hands move from side to side
Joan of Arc – Right hand draws sword.
Charles VII – C-hand transitions to a “7” (ring and thumb finger touch).
French – Near the ear, the F-hand begins with palm inward and is twisted outward.
England/Orleans – Right hand clasps little finger side of left palm-down A-hand and shakes as if shaking a hand. Make a circle with hands
Rats – One hand’s fingertips scurry up the other arm.
Killed – hands crossed on your shoulder (like laying in a coffin).

For more info – Check out the Snippet on the Cycle 2 app,

Timeline Card #82, OR Story of the World Volume 2 Chapter 25-26


Science – 

How do animals react to environmental change?

Adapt – Act like you’re putting on a coat because it suddenly got cold

Migrate- Flap your arms like you are flying away

Hibernate – Lay your head on your hands like you are sleeping


Timeline Motions – 

Judah falls to Babylon – Persia Falls to Alexander the Great

Judah Falls to Babylon, Temple Destroyed
• Judah: Right J.
• Falls: Palm-down flat-hands drop down.
• Babylon (Law): Left palm-up flat-hand. Right palm-down L-hand touches left fingertips, then left heel of hand.
• Temple: Heel of T-hand taps left palm-down S-hand.
• Destroyed: Both hands flatten, drop down, and separate.

Babylon Falls to Persia
• Babylon (Law): Left palm-up flat-hand. Right palm-down L-hand touches left fingertips, then left heel of hand.
• Falls: Palm-down flat-hands drop down.
• Persia: Right P.

Jews Return and Rebuild the Temple
• Rebuild: Palm-down flat-hands alternately stack on top of
one another as if building.
• Temple: Heel of T-hand taps left palm-down S-hand.

Roman Republic
• Roman: Right R makes a circle by side of your head

Golden Age of Greece
• Golden: Right index finger points to earlobe. Then right Y-hand
twists back and forth.

Peloponnesian Wars
(The Peloponnesian Peninsula is in Greece.)
• Greece: Right palm-left G-hand begins at forehead and
traces the contour of the nose.
• Wars: Palm-in curved 5-hands move from side to side
(representing the advance and retreat of contending forces).

Persia Falls to Alexander the Great
• Persia: Right P.
• Falls: Palm-down flat hands drop down.
• Alexander: Right A.
• Great: Palm-out 5-hands move up to the right twice.


Geography-

European Cities

European Cities Song and Motions can be found HERE

London Paris Orleans, Barcelona Rome – To the tune of London Bridge


English-

Objective Pronouns – You can find the song HERE yes she’s a cheeseball but the song stuck with all of them lol

We got me, you, HIM HER IT

us , you, themmmmmmm