1st & 3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of December 12

Important Dates:

  • Wednesday 12/13:  Test/Quiz Make Up day
  • Thursday 12/14:  Any make up assignments are due / WWI-WWII Test (replace lowest score, can’t hurt you) – all NOTES
  • Dec. 19 & 20th:  “Final Exam Days” – Cold War through Modern America UNIT test.  QUIZLET

Preview Test: Cold War-present day unit test f17-22nbz53

Coach Storey will update you on EOC scores as soon as they’re in.

Monday:  NO SCHOOL – Snow Day

Tuesday:  Miracle / Work make up

Wednesday:  Test/Quiz make up day / US History movie

Thursday:  WWI – WWII Test (see preview test for an idea what to study) / US History movie

Friday:  Grade update (plan is to have everything updated at that point) / US History movie

1st & 3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of December 4

EOC – WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6 & THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7 – 20% of your TOTAL GRADE

EOC study guide is due December 8th

EOC advice:

  • Do your study guide – If it’s not on study guide, don’t waste your time with it.
  • Read your notes as if its a book.
  • Usatestprep is a very good tool to use, click the hyperlink to access it.  There are 5 EOC Practice Tests all ready for you to practice.

EOC TOOLS:

Monday, December 4 – EOC Review

Tuesday, December 5 – EOC Review

Wednesday, December 6

  • EOC TEST TODAY!
  • 1st Hour Dickmann testing in 306 and Coach Storey testing in 421
  • 3rd Hour – EAT A LUNCH – Dickmann testing in 306 and Coach Storey testing in 421

Thursday, December 7

  • EOC TEST TODAY!
  • 1st Hour Dickmann testing in 306 and Coach Storey testing in 421
  • 3rd Hour – EAT A LUNCH – Dickmann testing in 306 and Coach Storey testing in 421

Friday, December 8

  • EOC Review Packet due for extra credit

1st & 3rd – Coach Storey – Week of November 27

EOC – WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6 & THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7 – 20% of your TOTAL GRADE

EOC study guide is due December 8th at the start of class.  Be sure to take advantage of this Extra credit quiz grade.  We have and will be going over certain selections during class throughout the week.

Coach Storey gets here at 7:40 each morning, but plan on being here around 7:30 on Thursday to answer questions.  If you have a need ASK, make it known to me what you need and I’ll be glad to make arrangements to meet with you.

EOC advice:

  • Do your study guide – If it’s not on study guide, don’t waste your time with it.
  • Read your notes as if its a book.
  • Usatestprep is a very good tool to use, click the hyperlink to access it.  There are 5 EOC Practice Tests all ready for you to practice.
  • Don’t wait until December 5th to study!  Should have already started, test is close to 80 questions (about 40 a day).

EOC TOOLS:

Notes for this week (pace)

Monday, November 27:  WWII – America during WWII

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Tuesday, November 28:  Cold War

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Wednesday, November 29:  Cold War Conflicts – Kennedy & Johnson

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Thursday, November :  Civil Rights –  Nixon & 1970’s

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Friday:  Modern America – Present Day

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Modern America Vocab – containment, Marshall Plan, brinkmanship, baby boom, vietnamization, counterculture, liberal, conservative, new right, moral majority, deregulation, AIDS, SDI, contras, perestroika, globalization, Contract with America, NAFTA, al Qaeda, Taliban, Patriot Act, WMD, affirmative action

1st & 3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of November 6

Important Dates: for the unit of Imperialism – Progressives

11/9 Vocab Quiz – QUIZLET

11/10 Imperialism Notes Quiz

11/15 “Midterm” – replace LOWEST test score.  Explained in class

11/16 WWI-II Test (tba – depends on how we are doing on time etc.)

Monday: WU check / Notes:  Square Deal / Imperialism Chart

Tuesday:  WU / Notes:  Square Deal / Literacy Test Activity – writing assignment

Wednesday:  WU / Notes:  Progressive Presidents / Progressives Chart

Thursday:  Vocab Quiz WU / Notes:  Progressive Presidents / Colonization Review Day

Friday:  Notes Quiz / Presidents Video:  Progressives  /  Political Cartoon Activity – progressive issues

Unit Notes

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1st & 3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of October 30

Monday, October 30

  • Gilded Age Notes
  • Industry – West Preview Test
  • Carnegie Article Worksheet

Tuesday, October 31

  • Presidents Video
  • Go over Preview Test
  • Review for Industry – West Test
  • Finish Carnegie Article Worksheet
  • INDUSTRY – WEST TEST TOMORROW:  QUIZLET

Wednesday, November 1

  • Industry – West Test
  • Imperialism – Progressives Vocabulary:  populist party, direct primary, 19th amendment, imperialism, sphere of influence, Grange, initiative, Americanization, extractive economy, “Big Stick” Diplomacy, progressivism, referendum, Niagara Movement, Yellow Press, recall, mutualistas, jingoism, moral diplomacy, suffrage, 16th amendment, insurrection

Thursday, November 2

  • WU #9 page 537, map skills #1&2
  • Notes:  Imperialism
  • Imperialism – Progressive People Chart

1st & 3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of October 23

Vocabulary Quiz – Thursday, October 26 – QUIZLET

Monday, October 23

  • Notes – Politics and Immigration
  • Finish Video – Men who Built America

Tuesday: WU / Notes:  Reform Presidents / Visual Vocab / Political Cartoon / Review ?’s

Wednesday: WU / Notes:  Women’s Reform /

Thursday: 10 min review / Vocab Quiz / Notes:  West

Friday: WU / Notes:  Gilded Age

Notes for this unit:

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1st & 3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of October 16

Important Dates

West, Industry, Progressives Vocab Quiz:  10/26

West, Industry, Progressives Unit Test:  10/31

Monday:  WU / Notes: Populists (Farmers and the RR) / Vocab = Progressives / Review Questions

Tuesday:  WU / Notes:  Labor Unions & Industry / DBQ (in class structure) / Review Questions

Wednesday:  WU / Notes: Rail Roads (impact on Native Americans)  & Technology / People Chart= Industry & West / Part 2 of the DBQ activity

Thursday:  WU / Notes:  Captains of Industry / The Men Who Built America series / People Chart= Progressives

Friday:  WU / Notes: Progressives / The Men Who Built America / finish up and People Chart items

  • Power Points will be posted asap.  I am in the process of altering the notes to fit the NEW Georgia Standards.  There is some shuffling, replacing, adding, and dropping going on.  Please be patient

Standards

SSUSH11 Examine connections between the rise of big business, the growth of labor unions, and technological innovations.

SSUSH12 Evaluate how westward expansion impacted the Plains Indians and fulfilled Manifest Destiny.

SSUSH13 Evaluate efforts to reform American society and politics in the Progressive Era.

1st & 3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of October 9

Here’s the Civil War – Reconstruction Quizlet.  Please note that there are only 30 flashcards, but there will be 50 questions on the test.  Be sure to know the particulars of the battles as they may appear throughout the test, not just in the matching section.  Also, don’t forget to look over your 3 political cartoons.

Monday, October 9

  1. Warm Up #3 – Greeley Letter
  2. Notes: Civil War
  3. Preview Test
  4. Civil War Battle Chart

Tuesday, October 10

  1. Warm Up #4 – Political Cartoon #11
  2. Notes:  Reconstruction
  3. Political Cartoon #12
  4. Go over Battle Chart
  5. Activity

Wednesday, October 11

PSAT

Thursday, October 12

  1. Go Over Preview Test
  2. Review for Test
  3. Begin Industry, Reform & Imperialism Vocab

Friday, October 13

  1. Civil War – Reconstruction Test
  2. Finish Industry, Reform & Imperialism Vocab

 

1st & 3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of October 2

important dates:

People Chart Quiz; 10/4

Vocab Quiz:  10/5 QUIZLET

Civil War – Reconstruction Unit Test:  10/12

 

Monday:  WU / Notes:  War Breaks out / Visual Vocab / Review ?’s

Tuesday: WU check  / Notes:  War Breaks out / Secession Cartoon / Section Review / America Story of us

Wednesday:  WU / Notes:  Civil War / Glory

Thursday: WU / Notes:  Civil War / Glory

Friday:  WU / Notes:  Civil War (tba) Reconstruction / Civil War Battle Chart / Review

Notes:  Scroll down to last entry, power points are located there.