Today you continued your studies of American imperialism & expansion.
We watched & took guided notes on 3 episodes of The Presidents, Grover Cleveland, William McKinley, & TR. We also watch and answered guided questions for the Crash Course American Imperialism
The Presidents #28 American Imperialism
You also received the reading assignment, overview, stuff, and outline for Chapter 28 “Progressivism & the Republican Roosevelt”. You also received (B Day) the homework assignment for Chapter 28. Please e-mail or come by and pick it up if you were not in class.
Progressivism & the Republican Roosevelt Overview Progressivism & the Republican Roosevelt Stuff Progressivism & the Republican Roosevelt Outline
Today you took a reading quiz on Chapter 27 “Empire & Expansion”.
You also watched an episode of Transforming America titled “The Question of Empire” (link is available above) and answered guided questions for it 7 – The The Question of Empire Student
Finally you received the homework assignment for Chapter 27, which is due on Wednesday (Thursday), before 1st Block begins. Please e-mail me for the homework if you were out of class.
Today you took the Unit 4/Period 6 Test The Gilded Age & Forging an Industrial Nation (Chapter 23-26). If you were not in class for the test, you will make it up during class on Monday/Tuesday and what you miss in class you will need to complete on your own.
When you were done, you picked up the 3 items, overview, stuff, and outline for Chapter 27 “Empire & Expansion”. You also picked up the reading packet and began the pre-read and/or reading of Chapter 27. Your homework is to have the reading and annotation of the outline/stuff complete by our next class meeting.
Overview Empire & Expansion Stuff Empire & Expansion Stuff Outline Empire & Expansion
For review purposes:
The American Pageant – Chapters 23, 24, 25, & 26
The “Blue Book” – pages 191-210
Amsco – pages 310-325, 333-348, 358-372, 380-392
Today you continued your lesson on the Great West.
You first watched an episode of America: The Story of Us – “Heartland” and answered and discussed guided questions for it. Story of Us Episode 6 – Heartland Copy and paste the link below to view this episode.
After that you received the homework packet for Chapter 26 “The Great West & the Agricultural Revolution”. If you were not in class, you may e-mail me for a copy of the homework or pick it up Thursday.
Included as homework is the Crash Course episode “Westward Expansion” with guided questions. #24 Westward Expansion
Both the packet and the Crash Course are due on Friday 2/1 & Monday 2/4, before 1st Block begins.
1/28 A Day:
You watched an episode of Crash Course called “Growth, Cities, and Immigration” and answered guided questions. #25 Growth, Cities, and Immigration
You then received and worked on the homework for Chapter 25 “America Moves to the City”. This homework is due on Wednesday. You also received the READING ASSIGNMENT, overview, stuff, and outline for Chapter 26 “The Great West & the Agricultural Revolution”, which needs to be read by class on Wednesday.
The Great West & the Ag Revolution Overview The Great West & the Ag Revolution Stuff The Great West & the Ag Revolution Outline
1/29 B Day: School was canceled but APUSH was NOT
You received a remind message to come by my room and pick up the crash Course questions, the homework for Chapter 25, and the 3 items for Chapter 26. The Crash Course & Chapter 25 homework are due on Wednesday, the reading needs to be completed by class on Thursday.
Chapter 26 is the last chapter in this unit. As of now, we will TEST on this unit on Thursday February 7th and Friday February 8th. If you are not going to be here on your test day, you must make arrangements with me to take it at an alternate time.
Due to illness (mine), there was a change in the agenda and you had a fairly easy day.
I delayed the grading of the Chapter 24 homework and the Chapter 24 quiz. As a result you began you study of Chapter 25 “America Moves to the City”. You watched an episode of “America: The Story of Us”, “Cities” and answered guided questions. You may copy & paste this link to view the episode:
Story of Us Episode 7 – Cities
You also received the overview, stuff, and outline for Chapter 25. Your homework for this weekend is to READ the chapter, annotate the outline, and know the definitions/importance of the people, places, & things.
Overview America Moves to the City Stuff America Moves to the City Outline America Moves to the City
Today you continued your study of industrial growth in America.
We began class (after having read Chapter 24, “Industry Comes of Age” in its entirety) with a corresponding episode of Crash Course, “The Industrial Economy” and answered guided questions for it.
#23 The Industrial Economy
You also received your homework assignment and had about an hour to work on it during class. It is due on Thursday, before 1st Block begins. You also received an extra credit opportunity. If you were absent, please e-mail me and I will send you both. We will have a quiz on Thursday.
You finished your lesson on Gilded Age politics today. You watched the Crash Course episode ““Gilded Age Politics” and answered guided questions for the episode.
#26 Gilded Age Politics
We then discussed (some) of Chapter 23 “Political Paralysis in the Gilded Age”, as time permitted, and then you took the quiz.
When you finished the quiz, you picked up the 3 items for Chapter 24 “Industry Comes of Age”. Your homework for this weekend is to READ the chapter, annotate the outline, and know the definitions/importance of the people, places, & things.
Outline Industry Comes of Age Stuff Industry Comes of Age Overview Industry Comes of Age
Today you continued your studies on Unit 4 “Forging an Industrial Economy” and Chapter 23 “Political Paralysis in the Gilded Age”.
You watched the “Forgotten” Gilded Age presidents and took guided notes for each, starting with Hayes and ending with Benjamin Harrison. If you were absent, please complete the viewing and turn in when you return to school.
You also received your homework assignment for Chapter 23. There is a new component to the homework that requires knowledge of the APUSH Thematic Learning Objectives, which were provided at the beginning of the year, but have been included to this posting. The homework is due on 1/17 & 1/18 BEFORE 1st Block begins. If you were absent, please e-mail me for the homework.
Thematic Learning Objectives