week of 3/5/18: United States History

Important Dates:

Vocab Quiz:  3/15

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

Notes:

Expansion of Industry-2gjrbow

Rail Road Industry 17-1k7sk3s

Innovations in Farming 17-1f3tj1l

The West 17-1z3dx2d

The Gilded Age-xbqa8e

Politics, Immigration, Women’s Reform-1by5i2x

Imperialism-2a4hnvj

Labor Movement F17-1dwvfi3

Square Deal roosevelt notes-2g8kyhw

Week of 2/26/18: United States History

Important Dates

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

New Republic – Reconstruction Test is Thursday 3/1

Colonization – Constitution Touchstone is Friday 3/2

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

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

Friday

  • No Warm Up Today – getting notes started
  • Notes:  Expansion of Industry
  • IWI People Chart:  IWI people chart 18-1b138gl
  • 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.

 

Week of February 12, 2018: United States History

Vocab Quiz for New Republic – Reconstruction is Wednesday (2/15)

Monday 2/12

Tuesday 2/13

Wednesday 2/14

  • WU#9:  pg. 314 Thinking Critically
  • notes:  Dividing a Nation
  • America Story of Us:  Division
  • Actv:  Manifest Destiny Chart

Thursday 2/15

  • 10 minute review time
  • Vocab Quiz:  New Republic – Reconstruction
  • Notes:  War Breaks Out
  • Activity:  Secession Map (will upload after scanning)
  • pg. 356 (1-9)
  • Review ?s
  • Jackson Article is DUE

Friday 2/16

  • WU#10:  pg. 361 Resources Compaired
  • Notes:  Civil War
  • Actv:  Glory – w/ questions

Week of Feb. 5 – 9: United States History

Important Dates:

New Republic – Reconstruction

Vocab Quiz:  2/15

Civil War Battle Quiz:  2/27

Unit Test:  3/1

Results from the Colonization – Constitution Test by period

Monday 2/5

  • WU2, pg. 201 Thinking Criticaly
  • Notes:  New Nation Foreign Policy
  • Presidents Video:  Washington/Adams/Jefferson
  • Vocab 2
  • Review Questions

Tuesday 2/6

Wednesday 2/7

Thursday 2/8

  • WU5 pg. 230 Geography and History
  • Notes:  Industry and Transportation
  • Political Cartoon discussion
  • Review ?s

Friday 2/9

  • WU6 pg 237 Thinking Criticaly
  • Notes:  Jackson Years
  • Presidents Video:  Madison/Monroe/Q. Adams
  • Jackson Chart

This Unit Notes

Washington’s New Government-1eipu1m

New Nation-2g1oj5m

Jeffersonian Democracy-2jjykan

War of 1812-19f1jjm

Industry and Transportaion-2jihm2y

Jackson Years-1y389sx

Manifest Destiny-24j4gn4

Heading towards Division-1halxg6

War Breaks Out-2aezerv

Civil War outline (2)-1a9k6iy

reconstruction-qiafaw

The End of Reconstruction-1iarx3p

Week of 1/29 – 2/2 United States History

TEST THURSDAY / COLONIZATION – CONSTITUTION

Test: 2/1 – Thursday

things to review:

NOTES!!!!! if it’s not in the packet beyond listed below, don’t fool with it.

Political Cartoons (3) Iroquois Arrows / Join or Die / Constitution Ratification Pillars

Battles / Battle Chart

People Chart

 

1/29 Monday

  • WU9 / pg. 146 Diagram Skills
  • Notes:  Constitution
  • America Story of Us:  Westward 25 facts
  • Constitution Cartoon

1/30 Tuesday

1/31 Wednesday

  • WU check – Quiz Grade
  • go over preview Test
  • Review Day – Discuss in detail Study Guide Q&A
    • people chart
    • battle chart
    • 2nd 1/2 of Study Guide

2/1 Thursday

2/2 Friday

  • WU1:  pg. 196, Thinking Critically
  • Notes:  Washington’s New Government (Test:  March 1 / standards 6-10)
  • New Republic People Chart

Week of Jan. 22-16, 2018

here are our adjustment due to missing school.

NO BATTLE QUIZ (will have a section on the test

Vocab Quiz will be moved to Friday

Test stays the same (2/1)

 

Monday 1/22

  • Notes:  Revolution
  • Actv:  visual vocab (22 words that will be on the quiz)
  • Notes:  Revolution

Tuesday 1/23

Wednesday 1/24

  • WU7:  pg. 126 – Map Skills
  • Notes:  Forming a New Nation
  • Actv:  the Patriot

Thursday 1/25

  • WU8:  pg. 147- You Decide
  • Notes:  Washington’s New Government
  • Actv:  the Patriot

Friday 1/26

Week of 1/15/18 United States History

Monday 1/15

  • No School – MLK Day

Tuesday 1/16

Wednesday 1/17

  • WU
  • Notes:  American Revolution
  • Visual Vocab – selected 24 words that will be on the vocab quiz
  • review questions

Thursday 1/18

  • WU
  • Notes:  American Revolution in the South
  • The Patriot:  School version, Questions that go with it

Friday 1/19

  • Revolution Battle Quiz
  • Notes:  Finish Revolution if needed / move on to Forming a New Nation if possible.
  • The Patriot:  Finish the movie, questions are due

Week of Jan. 8th United States History

Jan. 9/Tuesday

  • WU2:  Jamestown
  • Notes:  Finish Colonization & start Colonial Life
  • scheduled to go get books
  • actv:  Colonization Vocab1

Jan. 10 / Wednesday

  • WU3: pg. 67 (map skills 2&3)
  • Notes:  Colonial Life
  • Actv:  Colonization People Chart – due today is the plan (tba)
  • Review ?’s if time allows

Jan. 11 / Thursday

Jan. 12 / Friday

  • F&I War Article – doing this today, adjustment from yesterday.  See above if you need article.
  • Colonies and Post F&I War Map Activity
  • America Story of Us:  Rebels II & start Revolution

Week of Jan. 1 – 5 United States History

Welcome Back for Spring 2018

Important information

Syllabus:  USH syllabus Spring 18-25v9wah

Pacing Guide:  United States History Important Dates S18-1bapl7g

Jan. 1 / Monday :  NO SCHOOL

Jan. 2 / Tuesday:  NO SCHOOL

Jan. 3 / Wednesday NO SCHOOL

Jan. 4/ Thursday

  • seating chart / attendance
  • Placement forms
  • Go over Syllabus & expectations
  • Notes:  start notes – see note packet given in class (all power points will be posted on the blog as well) – Exploration
  • “Pre test Activity”

Jan. 5 / Friday

  • Warm Up #1:  Who writes History?  Explain
  • Notes:  Colonization
  • Activity:
  • Review Questions:  5 questions, multiple choice, review of previous days notes etc.

 

Power Point Notes for this Unit of Colonization – Constitution

exploration

Colonization

colonial-life-in-america

french-and-indian-war

american-revolution

american-revolution-in-the-south

Forming a New Nation-vwv7z4

Week of December 11, 2017

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.

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

 

I will update you on EOC scores as soon as I get them!!!

Monday:  NO SCHOOL – Snow Day

Tuesday:  Miracle / Work make up

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

Thursday:  WWI – WWII Test (see above note) / US History movie

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

 

Important Dates:

Lab Days 12/13 & 12/18

Charity Presentations during “finals”- 19th (you can turn in on Dec. 18th which is our last lab day)

Rubric

charity rubric-1svkffi

Monday:  No School – Snow Day

Tuesday:  News Update – Last one of the year

Wednesday:  Lab Day

Thursday:  Simpsons (from Friday of snow) / TBA

Friday:  CNN10 / Simpsons

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