Test on NEW NATION is THURSDAY of this week, new unit begins on Friday.
this units notes are still on last week’s post
Monday: Preview Test day
Tuesday: finish notes and review
Wednesday: Review Day, study guide, preview test, people chart
Thursday: Test / vocab Day
Friday: start the Jackson – Manifest Destiny Unit
Monday: News Update Day
Tuesday: discussion and topic work
Wednesday: lab day
Thursday: discussion and topic work
Friday: CNN student, Simpsons, Vocab Quiz
Next Test is Feb. 4 on New Nation.
Next Voc. Quiz is Jan. 28 on New Nation
We have started a new unit. this unit is NEW NATION
1/25: People Chart, Forming a New Nation
1/26: Government Model packet, Washington’s new govt.
1/27: visual vocab, New Nation Foreign Policy
1/28: Vocab Quiz, turn in Govt. packet, Jefferson
1/29: Kahoot, Map skills, Jefferson , War of 1812
Note power points for this unit:
Forming a New Nation
Washington’s New Government
War of 1812
we have just started a new topic: CONSPIRACY THEORIES
we will be looking at more recent topics that can be considered Current Issues.
1/25: News Updates
1/26: Conspiracy notes & vocab
1/27: Presidential candidates lab, group organization, Conspiracy II notes
1/28: Gun control set up for discussion, group actv. for Conspiracy
1/29: Simpsons, CNN student
dates tba asap!
We have had to make a few adjustments on our plan. We will test on Wednesday after we return to school next week. We will in fact have a vocab quiz on colonization – revolution on Thursday of this week.
below are the power point notes:
Colonial Life in America
French and Indian War
American Revolution in the south
We are currently in the beginning stages of the topic of Genocide. We will be also build up information to have a discussion on Gun Control. See calendar for dates.
Presentation topics: Conspiracy Theories, Sports, Genocide, The Paranormal, TBA
Debate topics: Foreign Policy, Abortion, Gun Control, Feminism/Women’s issues
Notes to wrap up the semester, each student has been provided with a fill in the blank outline.
Monday: Cold War – Cold War conflict
Tuesday: Kennedy – Johnson – Civil Rights
Wednesday: Nixon – 1970’s
Thursday: Modern America – Present Day America
Friday: full on Review
EOC review Dates: Location is room 9122, time: is 7:30 a.m. – Only time I’m available to do them
Dec. 1 – standards 1-5
Dec. 2 – standards 6-10
Dec. 3 – standards 11-15
Dec. 4 – standards 16-20
Dec. 7 – standards 21-25
EOC is December 7-8, 80 questions total, 1-40 on 12/7, 41-80 12/8
Study guides were given out on November 5th. You can find on the blog as well
video of review notes:
Charity presentations 12/2
information and rubric concerning the Final Presentation will come after we complete the Charity topic.
Vocab Quiz: 11/19
Charlie Brown Thanksgiving food day 11/18 – everyone has been assigned items to bring
This week we began to review and prepare for the EOC on Dec. 7&8. Reminder, the EOC is 20% of your TOTAL grade. This class is also required for GRADUATION, so you will want to do well and prepare. Here is the link to usatestprep. Please use this as a tool to help you prepare!!!!
Upcoming: Essay due 11/11, Vocab Quiz 11/13, Unit Test (WWI-WWII) 11/19
here are the notes for this unit:
The Great War
The Great Depression
The New Deal
Causes of WWII
World War II
Starting a new project topic: Charitable Organizations due 12/2
rubric this week
upcoming: 11/17 Charity Vocab Quiz, 11/18 Charlie Brown’s Thanksgiving – remember your items, 12/2 Presentations
Monday: Public Speaking excercise (bring in your object)
Tuesday: Presentations= Paranormal
Wednesday: Presentations = Paranormal
Thursday: Lab, CNN student – news oriented lab
Friday: Simpsons, new topic starter activity
Monday: Populist – Imperialism Preview Test, notes: Sq. Deal / Roosevelt – Essay (due Wednesday) – section review
Tuesday: Notes: Progressive Presidents, Presidents video, go over Jackson Test – go over homework
Wednesday: REVIEW DAY
Populist – Imperialism Test, WWI-WWII vocab
Friday: Notes: WWI, WWI-WWII people chart, Kahoot
notes from the unit:
Square Deal roosevelt notes
Lab days this week are: 10/27 and 10/29
Paranormal Presentations are Nov. 3&4
Friday 10/30: Is Halloween Day. Bring in your Halloween themed foods. We will be looking at the history of Halloween.
Monday: Notes, Populists – Ameirca Story of Us – finish vocab
Tuesday: notes, Imperialism – people chart – review
Wednesday: notes, Imperialism & Progressives – foreign policy essay
Thursday: Vocab Quiz, notes, Roosevelt, Presidents video
Friday: notes, Roosevelt & Progressive Presidents, section review
starting our Paranormal topic
November 3-4 is our presentation date
Vocab Quiz is Oct. 23 (Friday)
Halloween themed “food day” is going to be Nov. 30. more information to come
MIDTERM EXAM IS FRIDAY OCT. 23 – MT will replace your lowest test score! It can only help you so be ready.
here is the link to the video for review on youtube, copy and paste into your browser the address below
here is the pdf version:
All this week we will be reviewing after NOTES!!!!!!
Next topic: Paranormal (never done before, should be really cool and fun!)
Monday: News Update Day
Tuesday: Lab Day – Paranormal vocabulary – topic starter activity
Wednesday: Paranormal notes, Famous hauntings, video
Thursday: Lab Day – Democrat Candiate research, paranormal actv.
Friday: Simpsons – Tree house of horror, CNN student.
Next Dates to know: MIDTERM EXAM ( 10/22) – MT will replace your lowest test score. This can only help you. This is a good opportunity to rebound or build in some “insurance”. Take it serious
Monday: Civil War test fix, Notes, finish Glory, people chart
Tuesday: notes, Jim Crowe law actv. Presidents video (Johnson – Hayes),
Wednesday: Ind-West visual Vocab, notes
Thursday: Industry – West Vocab Quiz, notes, Political cartoon, Opening the West map
Friday: notes, America Story of Us, Carnegie Article, Guidled Age Chart
Monday 10/5: News Update , discuss Oregon shooting
Tuesday 10/6: Lab day – finish your presentations etc., CNN student tba
Wednesday 10/7: Presentation Day – Technology
Thursday 10/8: Presentation Day – Technology
Friday 10/9: Simpsons, CNN student, Intro next presentation topic
** no vocab or topic quiz this unit. Break kinda messed us up so we are just going to move on for now.
Monday 10/5: Notes, Preview Test – Civil War – Reconstruction, Horace Greely Essay
Tuesday 10/6: Finish Civil War notes and start Reconstruction, Political Cartoons of Reconstruction
Wednesday 10/7: Notes, Finish Reconstruction, Review Day: go over people chart, vocab quiz, study guide, preview test
Thursday 10/8: TEST – Civil War – Reconstruction, Vocab: West – Industry & Immigration
Friday 10/9: Notes, West-I&I people chart. Horace Greely Letter essay due