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Week of 1/21/19: United States History

Important dates

MOVING THE TEST from Thursday to Friday

Monday 1/21

MLK DAY – no school

Tuesday 1/22

WU

  1. discuss
  2. notes:  Revolution
  3. Finish the Patriot

Wednesday 1/23

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Finish Revolution if needed
    1. notes:  New Nation
  4. Preview Test
  5. Study Guide

Thursday 1/24

  1. Notes:  New Nation / Constitution
  2. Review Day
  3. go over, people chart, study guide preview test etc.

Friday 1/25

  1. 15 min Q&A
  2. Unit Test:  Colonization – Constitution
  3. Vocab 1:  New Republic

 

Week of 1/14/19: United States History

Important Dates

Thursday 1/17:  Colonization – Constitution Vocab Quiz

Friday 1/18:  French and Indian War Article Summary (Quiz Grade)

Mon 1/14:

  1. WU5
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  French and Indian War
    1. french-and-indian-war
  4. timeline activity
  5. finish people chart – due
  6. give out French and Indian War Article – due Friday
    1. french-and-indian-war

Tues 1/15:

  1. WU6
  2. discuss
  3. notes:  Revolution (taxation)
    1. american-revolution
  4. Political Cartoon:  Join or Die Snake
  5. Classwork:  pg. 79 (1-9)

Wed 1/16:

  1. WU7: PSAT
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Revolution
    1. american-revolution-in-the-south
  4. The Patriot (?’s due when movie is finished)

Thr 1/17:

  1. 10 min. review time
  2. Vocab Quiz / Colonization – Constitution
  3. Notes:  Revolution (Dec. of Ind, War starts)
  4. The Patriot

Fri 1/18:

  1. Meet in lab, SGM
    1. room 816 – meet there
  2. Taxation and Battle Chart

SPRING 2019: United States History / Week of January 7th

Important Dates:

1/18 Colonization Vocab Quiz

1/24 Conlonization – Constitution Test

2/1 Touchstone #1

1/7 Mon

  1. Seating Chart
  2. Placement
  3. Syllabus:  syllabus US 2018-19-2cagdv3
  4. Pacing Guide:  spring calendar 2019-26o29q0
  5. Notes:  Exploration (packet provided)
    1. exploration
  6. Pretest

1/8 Tues

  1. WU1
  2. Discuss
  3. Notes:  Colonization
    1. colonization
  4. Political Cartoon
  5. Colonization – Constitution vocab
    1. COL – CONST VOC S19-1y5wjh9
  1. Wedensday 1/9
  2. WU2
  3. Discuss
  4. Video:  America Story of Us:  Rebels
  5. Notes:  Colonization
    1. colonial-life-in-america

1/10 Thr

  1. WU3
  2. Discuss
  3. Notes:  Colonial Life in America
    1. french-and-indian-war
  4. Actv:  Visual Vocab

1/11 Fri

  1. WU4
  2. Discuss
  3. Notes:  French and Indian War
  4. Actv:  People Chart
  5. French and Indian War Article Summary (due Wednesday)
    1. Scalping During the FI war article-12vg07s

Week of December 10th – 14th: United States History

Important Dates:

U.S. History Cumulative TestDecember 20th and 21st (1st and 2nd pds. are the 20th and 3rd pd. is the 21st)

You have already taken your “Final” it was the EOC (20%).  You will be taking a unit test that is cumulative on “exam day”.  The test is 74 questions.

U.S. History Cumulative Test info

  • there is / will be a quizlet on Mrs. Dickmann’s blog (look under support services)
  • study items sheet (given out on December 7th
  • I’m available for answering questions just about any time.

Plan

Our plan for the time remaining is to watch U.S. History oriented movies.  There will be an activity (for a grade) that will be included.

Test preparation is up to you.  Of course I will answer questions etc.

Will post EOC scores as soon as I get them!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Week of Nov. 26th – United States History

Important Dates

Thursday is Modern America Unit Test

EOC is December 5th and 6th (visit the EOC section on my blog) – The dates and testing locations are old but the INFORMATION is the SAME!!! (notes etc. – there is a video power point if you would like to hear notes)

in the EOC section there is “practice” tests as well as an answer key.  Outlines / power points of review is also located there.  You have an usatestprep account, USE IT!!!

 

Outside of Class Review opportunities:

Mr. Lisco’s room (308)

Morning’s 7:15-8:15 and after school 3:35-4:35

11/27:  Domain 1

11/28:  Domain 2

11/29:  Domain 3

11/30:  Domain 4

12/3:  Domain 5

12/4:  Overview of Domains 1-5

Monday

  1. WU8
  2. Discuss
  3. Colonization – Constitution Review Notes
    1. Colonization – Constitution reteach-1pc1k60

Tuesday

  1. preview test
    1. answer key (note that the numbers were messed up on the original, this is “AS IS”) – click on image to enlarge
    2.   
    3. preview test:  modern america preview test-2fqpron
  2. modern america cartoons

Wednesday

  1. review study guide
  2. Q&A for Modern America

Thursday

  1. Modern America Test
  2. EOC vocab 1
    1. both sets of vocab:  eoc voc-22l8025

Friday

  1. EOC review
  2. EOC vocab 2

Week of November 12, 2018: United States History

Important Dates

Nov. 16th:  Vocab Quiz

Nov. 29th:  Unit Test

Nov. 26:  Grade Forgiveness DUE!!!

Monday 11/12

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Civil Rights
    1. Civil Rights-1fo4e2q
  4. Actv: pg. 703 (1-3, 5-6, 9-14)  aka Ch. 25 assessment

Tuesday 11/13

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Nixon
    1. Nixon-2m3lpif
  4. Actv:  Nixon, Ford, Carter Note chart
    1. nixon ford carter note chart-ypgvur

Wednesday 11/14

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  1970’s
    1. 1970’s-2bih82r

Thursday 11/15

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Reagan – Gulf War
    1. 80’s-90’s-11n6mtp

Friday 11/16

  1. 10 min review
  2. Modern America Vocab Quiz
  3. Grade Forgiveness (up to 70% on missing work) see above
  4. Notes:  Clinton – W. Bush
    1. Present Day America-1trc662
  5. History of Thanksgiving Video

Week of Nov. 5, 2018 / United States History

Important Dates

Touchstone 4:  11/9

vocab quiz:  11/16

Unit Test 11/29

here is the unit vocab and visual vocab

MA voc 1-2 & VV-qabwb2

 

Monday 11/5

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. notes:  Cold War
    1. cold war-1oxdpvf
  4. people chart
    1. 1-20 due today
    2. 21-40 due Wednesday upon arival
      1. people chart:  emerg worl power people chart-1i02qbu

Tuesday 11/6

Election Day / No school

Wednesday 11/7

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. notes:  Cold War Conflicts
    1. Cold War Conflicts-v9lu8e
  4. visual vocab – due today (see top of this section for list of terms)
  5. America Story of Us

Thursday 11/8

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. notes:  Cold War Conflicts
  4. Dear America, Letters Home from Vietnam
  5. timeline activity:  modern america timeline-2ohzgkq

Friday 11/9

  1. Notes:  Kennedy and Johnson
    1. Kennedy and Johnson-1eyi4ly
  2. Lab:  Touchstone 4 (Emerging as a World Power) – this will be the LAST one!!! take advantage of it
  3. usatestprep activity

Week of 10/29/18: United States History

Important Dates

Tuesday Timeline xtra credit quiz

Thursday Emerging as a World Power Test

Monday 10/29

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  America During WW2 (Homefront)
    1. america during wwii-2a6rbmy
  4. Actv:  Preview Test
    1. ww1-ww2 preview test f18-29npj3p
    2. answer Key:  ewp pt keyf18-14w2g5k
  5. Actv2:  New Deal / WW2 note chart (from text)
    1. new deal & ww2 note chart f18-1goq8wq

Tuesday 10/30

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Review Day
    1. Make last set of notecards
    2. Quiz each other
    3. Go over people Chart

Wednesday 10/31

  1. WU check
  2. discuss
  3. Review Day
    1. go over preview test
    2. go over study guide

Thursday 11/1

  1. 15 min Q&A
  2. Emerging as a World Power Test
  3. Vocab:  Modern America Voc 1

Friday 11/2

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Cold War
    1. cold war-1owtexn
  4. Vocab:  Modern America Voc 2

Week of Nov. 22, 2018: United States History

Important Dates
Vocab Quiz Oct. 25th

Test:  Nov. 1st

Touchstone 4:  Nov. 9th

Monday 10/22

  1. WU6
  2. Discuss
  3. Notes:  finish WWI / 1920’s
    1. The Great War-1h5w24p
    2. The 1920’s-204uf5c
  4. visual vocab – see last weeks (Thursday) post
  5. BRING Note Cards tomorrow

Tuesday 10/23

  1. WU7
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Great Depression
    1. The Great Depression (2)-1zoznsp
  4. NOTE CARD activity / review (WW1-1920’s)

Wednesday 10/24

  1. WU8
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  New Deal
    1. The New Deal-1li6zfz
  4. People Chart
    1. emerg worl power people chart-1hz95os

Thursday 10/25

  1. 10 min review
  2. Emerging as a World Power Vocab Quiz
    1. turn in your visual vocab before taking the quiz
  3. Notes:  Causes of WW2 / War in Europe
    1. Causes of WWII-194cybx
    2. World War II-12epx2w
  4. timeline activity (Quiz Oct. 30)

Friday 10/26

  1. WU9
  2. discuss
  3. notes:  WW2 Pacific
    1. see yesterday notes
  4. Note Card day 2 – making notes/ cards over Great Depression and New Deal – review