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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

Week of 10/15/18: United States History

Important Dates

TEST:  Thursday 10/18

Touchstone 3:  Friday 10/19

 

Monday 10/15 – Jury Duty

  1. Notes:  Imperialism
    1. Imperialism-2ag09bu
  2. Preview Test
  3. New American Diplomacy Chart

Tuesday 10/16 – Jury Duty

  1. Notes:  Square Deal
    1. Square Deal roosevelt notes-2g8kyhw
  2. America Story of Us:  Cities

Wednesday 10/17

  1. Timeline “Quiz” – xtra credit
  2. Go over Study Guide
  3. Go over Preview Test Answers
  4. Notes:  Progressive Presidents
    1. Progressive Presidents-r2gyqv

Thursday 10/18

  1. 15 min Q&A
  2. Test:  Industry / West / Immigration
    1. open NOTEBOOK
    2. must highlight and show you have done something to study, some sort of orgainzation
    3. can NOT use, others – text- any device
    4. can use note cards
  3. Vocab 1 – Emerging as a World Power
    1. f18 vocab-1c9qsit (both lists are on this)  Vocab 1 & 2

Friday 10/19

  1. Notes:  WWI
    1. The Great War-1hgsoxc
  2. Touchstone 3 – lab
  3. Vocab 2 – Emerging as a World power

Week of Oct. 8, 2018: United States History

 

Important Dates: 

Test 10/12 (will more than likely be changed to sometime the following week)

Essay:  Given out Friday, is due 10/11

Touchstone3:  originally Tuesday the 9th (will need to reschedule, will notify when the date is secured)

Touchstone 3 study guide:  TOUCHSTONE 3 STUDY GUIDE-w71mhq

Monday 10/8

  1. WU1:  pg. 389 Geography Connections
  2. Notes:  Immigration
    1. immigration – reform 18-1rj0tgi
  3. Actv:  Imperialism Chart
    1. new imperialism chart-wv7thk

Tuesday 10/9

  1. WU2:
  2. Notes:  Political Machines / Bosses
  3. Actv: lab / usatestprep

Wednesday 10/10 – PSAT Day, schedule will be shortened

only 3rd and 4th will meet

  1. WU3
  2. Notes:  Gilded Age Politics
  3. BONUS video
    1. America Story of US:  for every 20 facts you will get a homework grade credit (60 facts is the max) – must be TWENTY to count towards a credit.

Thursday 10/11 – Early Release Day

only 1st and 2nd will meet

  1. WU3
  2. Notes:  Gilded Age Politics
  3. BONUS video
    1. America Story of US:  for every 20 facts you will get a homework grade credit (60 facts is the max) – must be TWENTY to count towards a credit.

Friday 10/12 * original test date.  Will be moving test to next week.  Problem is I (Coach Storey) have jury duty starting the 15th.  I will not know what the schedule looks like until we get to this point.  Will make fair adjustments as needed!

  1. WU
  2. Notes:
  3. Actv: How to study for History Tests / sample questions and how to answer on EOC
    1. Tips on how to study for a History Test-167w2dc

Week of Oct. 1, 2018: United States History

Important Dates:

Vocab Quiz:  10/4

Unit Test:  10/12 – subject to change, depends on our pace at the time

Touchstone 3: 10/

Monday 10/1

  1. WU 10:  Expansion of industry (from screen)
  2. Notes:  Expansion of industry / Gilded Age
  3. Visual Vocab
    1. 24 selected words form the original vocabs
    2. go to Mrs. Dickmann’s Blog (special services) for quizlet

Tuesday 10/2

WU check 3

  1. Notes:  Gilded Age / Rail Roads and Industry
    1. Expansion of Industry-2guh2r1
    2. Rail Road Industry 17-1kiib5j
  2. Video series:  Men Who Built America

Wednesday 10/3

  1. WU check 4, WU1
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  RR Industry if needed / Immigration & Reform
    1. immigration – reform 18-1ritufm
  4. Men Who Built America

Thursday 10/4

  1. 10 min Review
  2. Vocab Quiz:  Immigration, West, Industry
  3. Notes:  Immigration & Reform / Innovations in Farming
    1. Innovations in Farming 17-1feja9f
  4. classwork:  pg. 345 (1-6) pg. 356 (2-5) pg. 363 (1-5) pg. 376 (2-5) – for online text book, see below (there are no pg. numbers online)
    1. Ch12/L14
    2. Ch13/L1
    3. Ch13/L2
    4. Ch13/L4

Friday 10/5

  1.  WU 2
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  The West
    1. The West 17-1ze3ob2
  4. Finish Men Who Built America (turn facts in)
  5. Carnegie Article and response essay – Due 10/11
    1. carnegie articles-1rw8izg
    2. carnegie articles essay page-2cci1t5

Week of September 17, 2018: United States History

Important Dates

Thursday Sept. 20 – Civil War – Reconstruction Notes Quiz

Friday Sept. 21st – Touchstone 2 (study guide:  New Republic Touchstone Study Guide-1bna82f )

9/17:  Monday

  1. WU9
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Civil War
    1. Civil War outline (2)-1alfo3z
  4. Finish vocab – due today
    1. vocab 1&2:  IWI vocab 1&2-1501gwt
  5. Glory – will have questions with it
    1. Glory-2gajl2m

9/18:  Tuesday

  1. NO WU
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Reconstruction
    1. reconstruction-qu5wu4
  4. Glory

9/19:  Wednesday

  1. NO WU
  2. Notes:  End of Reconstruction
    1. The End of Reconstruction-1imnely
  3. People Chart1 (1-20)
    1. people chart iwi 18-1w6k7dy

9/20:  Thursday

  1. 10 min review time / Q&A
  2. Civil War – Reconstruction NOTES Quiz
  3. New Notes Packet:  Industry, West, Immigration
  4. Notes:  Expansion of Indsustry
    1. Expansion of Industry-2gtxqwf
  5. People Chart2 (21-40) – turn in by

9/21:  Friday

  1. Touchstone #2 (in the lab)
  2. Notes:  NO NOTES today
  3. usatestprep / check your messages and assignments on your account
    1. 2 assignments / 80% on each
    2. you have until the Monday we come back from the break to reach 80%

 

 

Week of Sept. 10th – 14th: United States History

Important Dates

Unit test:  9/13

9/10 Monday

  1. WU7
  2. discuss
  3. notes:  Manifest Destiny
    1. Manifest Destiny-24j4gn4
  4. New Republic – Reconstruction Preview Test
    1. new republic – recon preview test s18-22uh61j
  5. America Story of Us

9/11 Tuesday

  1. WU8
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Heading towards Division
    1. Heading towards Division-1halxg6
  4. Maps:  Compromise 1850 / Kansas – Nebraska Act / Secession

9/12 Wednesday

  1. Notes:  War Breaks Out
    1. War Breaks Out-2aezerv
  2. Review Day
    1. go over preview test answers
      1. newrep pt answers-2kdtpe1
    2. go over people chart
    3. go over study guide

9/13 Thursday

  1. 15 min Q&A
  2. New Republic – Reconstruction Test
    1. test will cover up to the start of the Civil War – due to time constraint we will have a notes quiz on Tuesday 9/18 over Civil War and Reconstruction (about 25 or so questions) – 9/19 if time becomes a factor
  3. Industry / West / Imperialism Vocab 1

9/14 Friday

  1. WU9
  2. discuss
  3. notes:  Civil War
    1. Civil War outline (2)-1a9k6iy
  4. Vocab 2

Week of 9/3/18 United States History

important dates

Vocab Quiz 9/6

Unit Test 9/13

Touchstone 9/21

New Republic Outline packet & study guide

new republic outline notes 18-1rit8e8

9/3:  Monday

NO SCHOOL – Labor Day

9/4:  Tuesday

  1. WU4
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  War of 1812
    1. War of 1812-1a8xeva
  4. Jefferson Cartoon
    1. jefferson cartoon-v71138
  5. Finish People Chart

9/5:  Wednesday

  1. WU5
  2. discuss
  3. notes:  Industry and Transporation
  4. Visual Vocab:  Due today (check off) keep to study for quiz tomorrow
    1. new republic – recon visual vocab and quiz-1hli8m9

9/6:  Thursday

  1. 10 min review
  2. Vocab Quiz:  New Republic – Reconstruction
  3. Notes:  The Jackson Years

9/7:  Friday

  1. WU6
  2. discuss
  3. Notes:  Religion and Reform
  4. notes activity, American System
    1. american system notes text-wehqha