United States History: week of 11/7/16

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Important Dates:

  • Nov. 10:  Imperialism – Progressives Vocab Quiz (Quizlet on Mrs. Dickmann Blog / “support services”)
  • Nov. 11:  Imperialism – Progressives Notes Quiz (no test for this unit, it is short so we are doing a 25 question notes quiz)
  • Nov. 18:  WWI – WWII Test (no vocab quiz, it will have a section for it on the test)
  • Nov. 11:  Jefferson / Roosevelt Political Cartoon Essay assigned
  • Nov. 17:  Political Cartoon Essay due / start of class

Monday:  WU#4  / Notes:  Imperialism / Visual Vocab

  • WU#4 – pg. 589 – Map Skills #2-3

Tuesday:  NO SCHOOL – ELECTION DAY

Wednesday:  Wu#5  / Notes:  Square Deal / Imperialism Chart

  • WU#5 – pg. 608 – Map Skills #2-3
  • Vocab Quiz Tomorrow – go to Mrs. Dickmann’s blog for “quizlet” under “support services”

Thursday:  Vocab Quiz / Notes:  Progressive Presidents / Progressives Chart

Friday:  Notes Quiz / Notes:  Causes of WWI  / WWI-WWII vocab (2 parts / 2 grades / 1st part today)

 

SSUSH13 The student will identify major efforts to reform American society and politics in the Progressive Era.

United States History: week of 10/31

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Important Dates:  Friday 11/4 Mid Term Exam

  • will / can replace your LOWEST test score
  • results will be posted in Synergy / weighted as ZERO
  • will hold the score until end of semester once all tests are completed
  • this score will be used to help determine who will/ may need extra help in prepping for the EOC

Monday:  Notes- West – Industry / Haunted History of Halloween

Tuesday: Notes – West / Men Who Built America – Rockefeller / Imperialism – Progressive Vocab

Wednesday:  Notes- Populism / Men Who Built America – Carnegie / Mid Term Study Guide Q&A / Political Cartoon

Thursday:  Notes – Populism / Men Who Built America – Morgan / Mid Term Study Guide Q&A / People Chart

Friday:  Mid Term Exam

SSUSH11 The student will describe the economic, social, and geographic impact of the growth of big business and technological innovations after Reconstruction.

SSUSH12 The student will analyze important consequences of American industrial growth.

SSUSH13 The student will identify major efforts to reform American society and politics in the Progressive Era.

 

Notes:

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United States History: Week of 10/24/16

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Upcoming Important Dates

Oct. 28 = Industry – West Vocab Quiz

Nov. 4 = MID TERM

Mon:  WU / Notes:  Gilded Age / Industry – West People Chart / Finish Glory

Tues:  WU / Notes:  Gilded Age Politics / Visual Vocab / America Story of Us

Wed:  WU / Notes:  Politics – Immigration – Urban Life / Jim Crowe activity

Thur:  WU / Notes:  Political Machines / Presidents Video / Gilded Age Chart

Fri:  WU / Notes:  Expansion of Industry / Vocab Quiz / Carnegie Articles

Notes for the Unit

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SSUSH11 The student will describe the economic, social, and geographic impact of the growth of big business and technological innovations after Reconstruction.

SSUSH12 The student will analyze important consequences of American industrial growth.

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Civil War – Reconstruction Test

RONHOTRA 97

MERRITT 97

GOULD 90

TUCKER 97

ROGERS 92

PARKER 92

CALDWELL 100

KEHOE 92

CAYLOR 92

BRADLEY 90

FULLER 95

 

United States History: Week 10/17/16

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Upcoming Dates:  Monday Preview Test / Tuesday lab / Wednesday PSAT / Thursday Review Day / Friday Civil War – Recon Test

Monday:  Finish Glory / Notes:  Reconstruction / Election of 1864 Political Cartoon / Preview Test

Tuesday:  WU / Notes:  Reconstruction / Lab – usatestprep

  • assignment is on your home page of usatestprep

Wednesday:  PSAT day

  • 4th pd. had an in class xtra credit opportunity due to they were the only USH class meeting today

Thursday:  Notes:  End of Reconstruction / Review / Go over Preview Test / Go over study guide / Go over people chart

Friday:  Civil War – Reconstruction Unit Test / Industry & the West Vocab

United States History: Week of 10/10/16

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Important Dates:

  • 10/13:  Civil War – Reconstruction Vocabulary Quiz
  • 10/17:  CW – Recon. Preview Test
  • 10/18:  usatestprep  / lab day
  • 10/21:  CW – Recon Unit Test

Scroll down to last week’s post for the power point notes.  They were posted last week.  New Outline packets have been handed out and the study guide IS included!!!

Mon.:  WU#4 (pg. 348 Thinking Critically) /Notes:  War Breaks Out / Secession Map /  Secession Cartoon / America Story of US Civil War

Tues: WU / Notes:  Civil War / Battles Chart / Review Questions

Wed: WU / Notes:  Civil War / Visual Vocab

  • WU#6 pg. 365 Map Skills (#2,3)
  • Visual Vocab – sheet was provided

Thur.:  NO WU/ Vocab Quiz / Notes:  Civil War / Glory

  • Questions given out in class

Fri.:  Pep Rally Day / WU / Notes:  Civil War / Glory

  • Glory Questions are due upon movie completion

SSUSH9 The student will identify key events, issues, and individuals relating to the causes, course, and consequences of the Civil War.

 



US HISTORY EOC / HOYA BLOCK REVIEW

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US History: Week of 10/3-7

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Upcoming important dates:  Jackson – Manifest Destiny Preview Test 10/3  –  Jackson – Manifest Destiny Vocab Quiz 10/4 – usatestprep 10/4 – Jackson – Manifest Destiny Unit Test 10/6

Monday:  Notes:  finish Heading towards Division / Preview test

  • WU 1 (new “check”)  pg. 326 – Van Buren as Free Soiler Candidate
  • Preview Test – in class
  • Class / Home work:  pg. 356 #1-8, #10-15
  • http://www.cobblearning.net/kellydickmann/ (click the link for the quizlet for the vocab quiz)

Tuesday:  Jackson – Manifest Destiny vocab Quiz / usatestprep

  • Jack-MD vocab Quiz
  • usatestprep – check your home page at the bottom for the assignments.  You have until Friday to complete them.

Wednesday:  Notes:  War Breaks out (start of new unit) / Review Day (people chart, study guide, answers to preview test)

  • WU2 college/sports logos from the screen
  • Review

Thursday:  Jackson – Manifest Destiny Test / Civil War – Reconstruction Vocab

  • NO WU
  • New outline note packet given out (STUDY GUIDE INCLUDED)

Friday:  Notes:  War Breaks out  /  Civil War – Reconstruction People Chart

SSUSH9 The student will identify key events, issues, and individuals relating to the causes, course, and consequences of the Civil War.

 

Civil War – Reconstruction Notes:

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Week of 9/19 United States History

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Next Test:  Jackson – Manifest Destiny 10/6/16 – Study Guide given out on 9/13

Next Vocab Quiz:  Jackson – Manifest Destiny 10/4/16

Next usatestprep lab:  10/4/16

Mon:  Manifest Destiny Notes – Visual Vocab – Standard 5 usatestprep due

  • WU 7-pg. 269 Mormons leave Navoo / WU8- pg. 273 Thinking Critically
  • Jack-MD visual vocab

Tues:  Manifest Destiny Notes – Manifest Destiny Chart

  • WU9- pg. 303 Geography and History
  • Manifest Destiny Chart

Wed:  Manifest Destiny Notes – Compromise Map – Review

  • WU10- pg. 303 Map Skills #2-3
  • Compromise Map (1820/1850) pg. 335

Thurs:  Alamo Movie

  • Questions that go with the movie
  • Warm Up check – Quiz grade

Fri:  Alamo Movie (2nd pd. reward day)

  • Questions that go with the movie

 

SSUSH8 The student will explain the relationship between growing north-south divisions and westward expansion.

 

Week of 9/13/16 US History

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NEW NATION UNIT TEST IS TUESDAY!!!!!!!!!!

Items to study for test:

Notes:  should be your guide to what is on the test and the range of information.

  • Mrs. Dickmann has created a quizlet for review:  http://www.cobblearning.net/kellydickmann/
  • Study Guide:  handed out the day of the last test.  Notes is best resource – check the study guide section on the left.
  • Map:  LA Purchase
  • Political Cartoons:  Jefferson & Constitution Pillars
  • Govt. Model Packet:  There will be some basic government structure questions.
  • People Chart:  people matching section
  • Review Test:  going over the answers on Monday as part of “review day” – check the preview test section of the blog on the left.

We have already started the next unit:  Jackson – Manifest Destiny

Monday:  Review Day

Tuesday:  Test Day – Jack-MD People Chart – Jack-MD Study Guide

Wednesday: Jackson Cartoon  /  Jackson outline

Thursday:  Religion and Reform (social movements) – EOC review if we can fit it in

Friday:  Kahoot

SSUSH7 Students will explain the process of economic growth, its regional and national impact in the first half of the 19th century, and the different responses to it.

SSUSH8 The student will explain the relationship between growing north-south divisions and westward expansion.

 

 

Week of 9/5/16

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Week of 9/5/16

**** Upcoming Dates / Changes:  Vocab Quiz 9/8, usatestprep 9/9, Unit test is MOVED UP to Tuesday 9/13 (New Nation)

Mon:  NO School

Tues:  Preview Test / New Nation

Wed:  start new unit (Jackson – Manifest Destiny) Review

Thurs:  New Nation Vocab Quiz – Political Cartoon Activity

Fri:  usatestprep / EOC practice

 

SSUSH7 Students will explain the process of economic growth, its regional and national
impact in the first half of the 19th century, and the different responses to it.

SSUSH8 The student will explain the relationship between growing north-south divisions
and westward expansion.

Week of August 29th, 2016

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Upcoming important dates:

  • New Nation Test Sept. 16
  • Vocab Quiz Sept. 8
  • usatestprep Sept. 9

Test have been graded and will be entered soon.

This week:

Mon:  Government model charts and handouts / Washington’s New Govt.

Tues:  Thomas Jefferson Cartoon / Louis and Clarke map / Foreign Policy

Wed:  America Story of Us / Jeffersonian Democracy / Review

Thrs:  Presidents / Jefferson cont. / Letter writing essay

Fri:  Kahoot (review) / War of 1812

 

SSUSH4 The student will identify the ideological, military, and diplomatic aspects of the American Revolution.

SSUSH5 The student will explain specific events and key ideas that brought about the adoption and implementation of the United States Constitution.

SSUSH6 The student will analyze the impact of territorial expansion and population growth and the impact of this growth in the early decades of the new nation.

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