1st & 3rd – Coach Storey – Week of May 7

Important dates:  May 18 (Final Project Due) Exams on 22nd & 23rd)

Here are the groups for the “final project”

Here are the instructions

Rest of this week we will be watching US History topical movies.  Each movie WILL have an assignment that goes with it.  I will give occasional time to work on this last project.  May 18th is a Lab Day!  They will have the period to follow the instructions provided for turning in.

 

The FINAL EXAM was the EOC.  During “finals” they will be taking a cumulative test that counts as a UNIT TEST grade.  The “project” is and EASY / gimme quiz grade.

1st & 3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of May 1

May 1:  Modern America Vocab Quiz – QUIZLET

May 3:  Modern America Unit Test

May 7&8:  EOC (20%) of you grade!!!!! – EOC QUIZLET

Monday

Tuesday

  • Modern America Vocab Quiz
  • Notes:  Modern America / Present Day
  • Presidents Video:  Reagan / Bush / Clinton
  • EOC Study Guide Review

Wednesday

  • Review Day
  • Go over people chart
  • Go over preview test answers
  • Go over Modern Era section of the EOC study guide
  • Q&A

Thursday

  • Q&A time
  • UNIT TEST:  Modern America
  • EOC study guide review

Friday

  • EOC practice questions
  • Go over practice questions – discuss how to take test
  • EOC Study Guide review / go over

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

Important Dates

Unit Test on Modern Era:  5/3

Modern Era Vocab Quiz:  5/1 – QUIZLET

 

 

In Class EOC review days:  4/25, 4/27, 5/3, 5/4

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday     LAST DAY FOR AFTER SCHOOL TEST MAKE UP FOR THIS CLASS

Friday

  • WU check
  • Notes:  1970’s
  • Classwork:  1970’s chart
  • Video
  • EOC review
  • Be prepared to make up any and all tests or quizzes you are missing

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

Emerging World Power Test – Thursday, April 19 – QUIZLET

EOC – May 7 & 8 – QUIZLET

Monday

  • WW2 Battle Chart Quiz
  • Notes:  Start Cold War
    • new outline:
  • Notes:  Go Over Study Guide
  • Video:  America Story of Us:  Superpower

Tuesday

Wednesday

  • WU
  • Notes:  Cold War
  • Go over Preview Test Answers
  • Go over Political Cartoons
  • Review

Thursday

Friday

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

Important Dates:

4/12:  Vocab Quiz – QUIZLET

4/16:  WWII Battle Quiz

4/19:  Emerging as a World Power Test

Monday

  • Turn in Make Up Work opportunity that was given before Spring Break.
  • WU2 / pg. 773 Stalin & pg. 775 #2
  • Notes:  Causes of WWII
  • Classwork:  WWII Battle Chart (Quiz is Thursday)
  • Review:  Go over #1-14 on the Study Guide

Tuesday

  • WU3
  • Notes:  WWII
  • Lab:  Industry, West, Immigration Touchstone (if score is better than original test score, we will count it instead)
  • Classwork:

Wednesday

  • WU4:  Disney WWII
  • Notes:  WWII & America During WWII
  • Classwork: WWII political cartoons
  • Presidents:  Coolidge, Hoover, FDR
  • Review:  Study Guide

Thursday

  • 10 min review time
  • Emerging World Power Vocab Quiz
  • Notes:  America During WWII
  • Video:  Cartoons go to War

Friday

  • WU5
  • Notes if needed / if not, Review on Study Guide
  • Video:  either Battle 360 or America Story of Us
  • Classwork:  WWII Propaganda Posters

1st & 3rd – Coach Storey – Week of March 26

Important Dates:

WWII Battle Quiz:  TBA

Industry, West, Immigration Touchstone:  4/10

Vocab Quiz:  4/16

Unit Test:  4/19

Monday

Tuesday

  • WU check
  • Notes:  1920’s
  • Movie:  Leather-heads (subject to change)
    • trying to come up with a “fun” light hearted movie this time since we do a lot of war etc.
    • film is PG-13, previewing again at the moment to double check to see if there may be any “issues”.

Wednesday

  • WU1
  • Notes:  Great Depression
  • Movie:  finish move and activity that will go with it

Thursday

Friday

1st & 3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of March 19

Important Dates

Test is WEDNESDAY – QUIZLET

Touchstone:  New Republic-Reconstruction

Monday

Tuesday

REVIEW DAY

  • go over People Chart
  • go over Preview Test
  • go over Study Guide

Wednesday

TEST DAY

Thursday

Friday

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

Important Dates

Vocab Quiz:  3/15 – QUIZLET

Unit Test:  3/21

New Republic – Reconstruction Touchstone: 3/22

Monday

  • WU4:  Pg. 530 – Analyzing Political Cartoons
  • Notes:  Political Machines
  • Classwork:  Section Review pg. 516 (6-14)
  • Review ?s

Tuesday

  • WU5:  pg. 537- Map Skills
  • Notes:  Gilded Age / Women’s Reform
  • Lab:  Gilded Age issue and Women’s Reform

Wednesday – Early Release Day

Thursday

Friday

  • WU7:  pg. 571 – Thinking Critically
  • Class activity:  Literacy Test for voting in Louisiana
  • Notes:  Progressive Presidents
  •  Classwork:  Progressive Issues Chart
  • Class activity:  Discuss Literacy test – Jim Crowe example
  • Review ?s

1st & 3rd – Coach Storey – Week of March 5

Important Dates:

Vocab Quiz:  3/15 – QUIZLET

Unit Test:  3/22 (date may change)

Monday

  • WU check 3 (WU1 –  Barons vs. Captains)
  • Notes:  finish Expansion of Industry
  • Vocab2: ind west voc2-29w4bc3
  • Video:  Men Who Built America
    • 10 facts each for the following people (will be a 2-3 day event) 2 grades
      • Vanderbilt, Rockefeller, Carnegie, Morgan, Edison & Tesla

Tuesday

  • WU2: pg. 441, Geography and History
  • Notes:  Populism
  • Vocab 2 is due today before you leave class
  • Lab:  Digging Deeper into “Men Who Built America”

Wednesday

  • WU3:  pg. 447, Thinking Critically
  • Notes:  In the West
  • Video:  Men Who Built America
  • Review ?’s

Thursday

  • WU4:  pg. 451, A Changing Workforce
  • Notes:  Politics, Immigration, Urban Life
  • Video:  Men Who Built America (if needed)
  • chapter review:  pg. 460, #1-8

Friday

  • WU5:  pg. 468, Analyzing Political Cartoons
  • Notes:  Political Machines / Gilded Age
  • Visual Vocab – Due today
  • Review ?’s

1st & 3rd Hour – Coach Storey – Week of Feb. 26

Civil War Battle Quiz has been moved to WEDNESDAY 2/28

New Republic – Reconstruction Test is Thursday 3/1 – QUIZLET

Colonization – Constitution Touchstone is Friday 3/2

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

  • 15 min Q&A
  • New Republic – Reconstruction Test
  • Vocab1:  West, Industry, Immigration

Friday

  • WU1 of WU check 3
  • Notes:  Expansion of Industry
  • Vocab 2:  ind west voc2-1e02frm
  • LAB:  Touchstone Test / Colonization – Constitution
    • absent or otherwise will have a paper copy
    • will be used to replace the 1st test on this section assuming its a better score.