Category Archives: Honors US History

Week of Nov. 11 – 15, 2019: HONORS US History

Important Dates

11/22 Modern America Test

12/3 Touchstone 3

12/6 Touchstone 4

11/13 Ch. 10 Reading Quiz

12/9-10 EOC

11/11 Monday

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Truman / Eisenhower
    1. Truman & Eisenhower19
  4. people chart part 2
    1. cold war modern era people chart

11/12 Tuesday

  1. pg. 633 (1,4,5,7,9)
  2. pg. 653 (3,5,7-9)
  3. pg. 675 (4,5,7,8,11)

11/13 Wednesday

  1. reading quiz Ch. 10
  2. Notes:  finish 1950’s / Berlin Wall
  3. Notes:  Cold War Conflict
    1. Cold War Conflicts
  4. Actv:

11/14 Thursday

  1. wu
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Cold War Conflict
  4. Actv: Video, Letters Home from Vietnam

11/15 Friday

  1. wu
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  1960’s Culture
    1. American-Society-in-the-1960’s-1
  4. Actv: Nixon / Ford note chart

Week of Oct. 28 – Nov. 1, 2019: United States History

Important Dates:

Ch10 reading Quiz:  11/11

Emerging as a World Power Test:  11/7

Monday 10/28

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Depression
    1. great depression 19

Tuesday 10/29

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  New Deal
  4. New Deal Chart
    1. New Deal 19
    2. New Deal Chart new deal & ww2 note chart f18-1goq8wq

Wednesday 10/30

  1. WU check
  2. No notes today, sub / out
  3. WW2 notes chart – backside of New Deal Chart
    1. new deal & ww2 note chart f18-1goq8wq
  4. America Story of Us:  WW2

Thursday 10/31

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Finish New Deal
  4. History of Halloween

Friday 11/1

  1. WU check
  2. Notes:  WW2
    1. ww2 19
  3. Finish note chart, there was confusion with the sub and instructions

Week of Oct 14 – 18: Honors US History

Important Dates

IWI Test 10/23

“Baseball Card” Project due 10/24:  Us history baseball card rubric

Ch. 6 Reading Quiz 10/17 – MOVED to Friday 18th

Monday 10/14

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes: Immigration, Politics, Women’s Rights
    1. Politics-Immigration-Women’s-Reform-19
  4. Actv:  Presidents Video
  5. Notes continued

Tuesday 10/15

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Progressives / the West
    1. progressive movement 19-1fzojk9
  4. Actv: Chapter assessments
    1. pg. 231 (10-12)
    2. pg. 347 (9-12)
    3. pg. 383 (3,5,7,10)

Wednesday 10/16

PSAT Day

Notes:  West

go over last test

Thursday 10/17

  1. Reading Quiz:  Ch.6 – MOVED TO FRIDAY-
  2. Notes: the West if needed , Imperialism
    1. Imperialism-2ag09bu
  3. Actv: touchstone #2
  4. work on project that is due on the 24th

Friday 10/18

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Imperialism / Square Deal
    1. Square Deal roosevelt notes-2g8kyhw
  4. Reading Quiz
  5. Custer Reading

 

WEEK OF 10/21 – 10/25

 

Monday 10/21

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Square Deal
    1. square deal 19-2om0im0
  4. EOC study guide
  5. Imperialism Note Chart

Tuesday 10/22

  1. Wu
  2. discuss
  3. Review Day, go over EOC study guide and key items

Wednesday 10/23

TEST

Thursday 10/24

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  WWI
    1. The Great War 19-17b3m6f
  4. Actv:
  5. Baseball Card Project Due

Friday 10/25

Roosevelt vs. Jefferson Foreign Policy Essay (in class)

Week of Oct. 7-11: Honors US History

Important Dates

Ch. 5 Reading Quiz:  10/8

IWI Test:  10/23

Touchstone 2:  10/11 – New Republic – Reconstruction

Monday 10/7

  1. WU 1
  2. discuss
  3. Notes: Rail Road Industry / impacts
    1. Rail-Road-Industry-19
  4. Gilded Age Lab / Note chart

Tuesday 10/8

  1. Ch. 5 Reading Quiz
  2. Notes: Gilded Age
    1. The-Gilded-Age-19

Wednesday 10/9

  1. WU 2
  2. discuss
  3. Notes: Politics-Immigration
    1. Politics-Immigration-Women’s-Reform-19
  4. Political Cartoon – Voting (Thomas Nast)

Thursday 10/10

Early Release Day

  1. WU 3
  2. discuss
  3. Notes: Women’s Reform (see notes posted from Wednesday)

Friday 10/11

  1. Touchstone #2 – room 816
    1. New Republic – Reconstruction , look back through your notes and review
  2. Notes:  West
    1. The-West-17-1ze3ob2

Week of Sept. 16-20: HONORS United States History

Important Dates

*** We WILL do our presentations on FRIDAY!!!!***

your time has been extended due to me being out.  NO EXCUSES on why you don’t have it etc.  Take care of it

 

9/16 Monday

  1. work on any missing work you have, including what you were out for Friday

9/17 Tuesday

  1. Notes, be sure to go to notes on the blog (here) and write out and fill in notes.  I plan on finishing the war by Thursday.  I need you to have your notes filled out before you come to class so that we can move quicker and ask questions etc.
    1. need you to have at least up through Gettysburg done
  2. Battle Chart – hang on too, will do a walk by check on Wednesday

9/18 Wednesday

  1. Notes 1:  Civil War
    1. Civil War19
  2. political cartoon – Election of 1864
  3. Notes 2:  Civil War / maybe start Reconstruction
  4. Check the battle chart
  5. Gettysburg Essay
    1. GETTYSBURG – use this link to go back and watch videos if you choose

9/19 Thursday

  1. Notes:  Reconstruction
    1. reconstruction-qu5wu4
    2. The End of Reconstruction-1imnely
  2. Presentations

9/20 Friday

  1. Gettysburg Essay in class

Week of Sept. 9-13: Honors United States History

Important Dates

Ch. 3 reading quiz:  9/11

New Republic – Reconstruction Test:  10/2

Reform Movement Project:  9/17

9/9 Mon

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Compromise of 1850 / Social Reform
    1. reform 19
  4. classwork
    1. pg. 227 (12)
    2. pg. 228 (25,26)
    3. pg. 237 (1,4)
    4. pg. 249 (13,14)

9/10 Tues

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Religion & Reform
  4. LAB:  work on project

9/11 Wed

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Expansion of Slavery
    1. Expansion of Slavery19
  4. 911 xtra credit
    1. 911

9/12 Thrs

  1. WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Leading to Civil War
    1. Civil War19
  4. LAB:  work on project

9/13 Fri

  1. WU – Kansas Nebraska
  2. discuss – Role of Kansas – Nebraska Act
  3. Notes:  Civil War
    1. went back and covered KA Act and Dredd Scott
  4. Secession Map
    1. Map of Secession
    2. secession map

Week of 9/2-6, 2019: HONORS United States History

Important Dates

New Republic – Reconstruction Test:  10/2

Ch. 3 Reading Quiz:  9/11

Monday 9/2

Labor Day – NO SCHOOL

Tuesday 9/3  FORGOT TO MENTION IN CLASS – IF YOU SEE THIS BEFORE TUESDAY, BRING NOTE CARDS TO CLASS

  1. WU
  2. Discuss
  3. Notes:  Jackson
    1. Age of Jackson 19
  4. “How to study” discussion-DIDN’T GET TO
    1. We will also go over the test, assuming everyone has taken the make up.

Wednesday 9/4

  1. WU
  2. Discuss
  3. Notes: Jackson/Nationalism
  4. How to Study discussion / tips
  5. Reform Movement Project assigned – due Sept. 17th
    1. 2 lab days, 10th and 12th
    2. Reform Movement Terms Reform Movements Project
    3. Reform Movements Project

Thursday 9/5

  1. WU
  2. Discuss
  3. Notes:  Manifest Destiny
    1. Manifest Destiny19
  4. Andrew Jackson Bank War

Friday 9/6

  1. WU
  2. Discuss
  3. Notes:  Manifest Destiny

Aug. 26-30: HONORS United States History

Important Dates

New Republic – Reconstruction Unit Test: 10/2

Ch. 3 Reading Quiz: 9/11

Col-Const Touchstone: 8/29

Monday 8/26

  1. WU9
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  New Republic / Washington
    1. New Republic19
  4. People Chart:  1-18 due today, 19-38 tomorrow
    1. new republic people chart S18

Tuesday 8/27

  1. WU 10
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  New Republic / Adams

Wednesday 8/28 (Early Release Day)

  1. Quick review of notes
  2. Constitution Notes Quiz
  3. Notes:  New Republic / Jefferson
  4. Warm up Check – turn in

Thursday 8/29

  1. Touchstone 1 Colonization – Constitution Unit (Quiz grade)
  2. Notes:  Jefferson – War 1812
    1. War of 1812 19
  3. Louisiana Purchase Map activity

Friday 8/30

  1. WU1 (check2)
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Monroe
  4. America Story of Us:  Westward