World History: May 16th – May 24th

WEDNESDAY IS THE LAST DAY TO TURN IN LATE WORK OR TO DO RETAKE EXAMS.  TUTORING WILL CONTINUE TO BE ON MONDAY AND WEDNESDAY AS USUAL

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Monday:

  1.  Introduction to Unit 8 –  World War III and IV:  What was the Cold War?
  2. Individual teacher student grade conferences will continue.  (What will my grade be….if?)

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Work on the Extra Credit Final Exam Review and read about the Cold War in the textbook.

Homework:  See ISS work above and study for the Final Exam (May 24th)

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Tuesday:

  1.  Cold War Germany:  From Marshall Plan to Berlin Wall
    1. Individual teacher student grade conferences will continue.  (What will my grade be….if?)

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Work on the Extra Credit Final Exam Review and read about the Cold War in the textbook.

Homework:  See ISS work above and study for the Final Exam (May 24th)

WEDNESDAY IS THE LAST DAY TO TURN IN LATE WORK OR TO DO RETAKE EXAMS.  TUTORING WILL CONTINUE TO BE ON MONDAY AND WEDNESDAY AS USUAL

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Wednesday:

  1.  Cold War East Asia:  From Korea to Vietnam  (1950 – 1975)
      1. Individual teacher student grade conferences will continue.  (What will my grade be….if?)

    ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Work on the Extra Credit Final Exam Review and read about the Cold War in the textbook.

    Homework:  See ISS work above and study for the Final Exam (May 24th)

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Thursday:

  1.  Modern Crisis Points:  The Middle East – Israel, Iran, and Iraq
  2.  Individual teacher student grade conferences will continue.  (What will my grade be….if?)
  1. ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Work on the Extra Credit Final Exam Review and read about the Cold War in the textbook.
    1. Homework:  See ISS work above and study for the Final Exam (May 24th)

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Friday

  1.  Modern Crisis Points:  Afghanistan from Cold War to War on Terror
  2. We will review for the Final Exam

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Work on the Extra Credit Final Exam Review and read about the Cold War in the textbook.

Homework:  See ISS work above and study for the Final Exam  (May 24th)

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Monday:  (May 23rd)

  1.  We will play a review game for the Final Exam

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Work on the Extra Credit Final Exam Review

Homework:  Same as ISS Work.

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Tuesday:  (May 24th)

FINAL EXAM DAY!!!   TURN IN FINAL EXAM STUDY GUIDE

HAVE A GREAT SUMMER!!!!

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Government: May 16th – 20th

Monday – Wednesday  (May 16th – 18th)

  1.  We will review for the Final Exam.   THE FINAL EXAM IS ON MAY 19TH
  2. At this point students who are missing exams and vocabulary quizzes will be required to take them in class.
  3. No late work or retake testing will be allowed at this point.

ISS/OSS/SICK WORK:  Work on the Final Exam study guide.  This study guide will only be accepted during the period on May 19th.

Homework:  Work on the Final Exam study guide and study for the final exam.

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Thursday:  (May 19th)

FINAL EXAM DAY!!!!         FINAL EXAM EXTRA CREDIT STUDY GUIDE DUE DURING THE PERIOD ONLY!!!

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Friday:  (May 20th)

There will be no Government class during 3rd period.  This Senior level course is over.

Best wishes always to my students and the Class of 2016!!!

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World History: May 2nd – 6th

Monday:

  1.  Peter Jenning’s The Century:  Over The Edge
  2.  Causes of World War II lecture

 

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 30 sections 2-3 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section.

Homework:  Review your notes and study guide for tomorrow’s World War I essay assignment.

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Tuesday:

  1.  Historical essay writing on the causes, battles, or effects of World War I.  The essay is due at the end of the period and must include an introduction and conclusion paragraph.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 32 and do the chapter review on the last two pages of the chapter.

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Wednesday:

1.  World War II:  European Theatre –  From Phony War to D-Day.

2. The Century: America’s Time – Civilians at War

3. Homework:  Work on the Final Exam Review Sheet and study the sections on World War I and World War II

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 32 section1 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of the section.

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Thursday:

1.  World War II:  European Theatre –  From the Bulge to Berlin

2.  Civilians at War  Part 2  

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 31 section 1-2 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of the section.

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Friday:

1. World War II:  Pacific Theatre –  From Manchuria to Pearl Harbor

2.  1942:  The Year of the Generals

Homework: Study for the Unit 7 Test on Friday

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 32 section 2 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of the section.

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Monday:

1. 1942:  The Year of the Generals  (Continued)

2. World War II:  Pacific Theatre –  From the Battle of the Coral Sea to the Carpet Bombing Campaign

Homework: Study for the Unit 7 Test  (The World Wars Unit) on Thursday of this week.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 32 section 3 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of the section.

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Tuesday:

1.   World War II Pacific Theatre  –  From Iwo Jima to the end of World War II

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 32 and complete the chapter review at the end of the chapter.

Homework:  Study for the Unit 7 test on Thursday of this week.

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Wednesday:

  1.  We will review for the Unit 7 test on the World Wars.  The test is tomorrow

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 33 section 1 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of the section.

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Thursday:

  1. We will take the Unit 7 Test on the World Wars

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 33 section 1 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of the section.

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World History: April 18th – 27th

Monday:

  1.  Case Studies in Imperialism:  Asia
  1. Review for the quiz on Wednesday of this week.

Homework:  Study for the Unit 6 quiz on Nationalism and Imperialism that will be given on Wednesday of this week.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 27 sections 1-2 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section.

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Tuesday:

  1. We will watch the movie “All Quiet on the Western Front” to start the Unit on World War I.

Homework:  Study for tomorrows Unit 6 Quiz on Nationalism and Imperialism.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 27 sections 3-4 and complete the section reviews at the end of each section.

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Wednesday:

  1. We will take the Unit 6 Quiz on Nationalism and Imperialism
  2. We will finish watching “All Quiet on the Western Front”

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 27 and complete the chapter review at the end of the chapter.

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Thursday:

  1. Notes on the Causes of World War I
  2. Homework:  Read “When The Lights Went Out” and complete the guided reading worksheet.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 29 sections 1-2 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section.

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Friday:

  1. We will discuss the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and why it started World War I.
  2. Important Events of World War I.
  3. U.S. entry into WWI and Russian Revolution
  4. Assign Unit 7 Vocabulary/Terms To Identify and work on it for homework

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 29 section 3 and Chapter 30 section 1.  Complete the section assessments at the end of each section.

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Monday:

  1. Russian Revolution Wrap-Up
  2. The 14 Point Peace Plan and Treaty of Versailles Activity
  3. Notes on Effects

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Tuesday:

  1. Between the Wars Notes
  2. 1919:  Lost Peace

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 29 section 4 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of the section.

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Wednesday:

  1. 1919:  Lost Peace Wrap-Up
  2. Coalition Pizza Activtiy

Homework:  Complete the Unit 7 Study Guide with vocabulary/identify.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 30 section 2 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section.

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World History: April 11th – 15th

Monday:

  1. Nationalism:  The Unification of Germany Wrap-Up
  2. Nationalism as a destructive force.  Crisis in the Austrian Empire.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 27 sections 3-4 and complete the section assessment questions for these sections.

Homework:  Continue working on the Unit 6 study guide.

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Tuesday:

  1. Causes of Imperialism
  2. Case Studies in Imperialism  (The British Empire in Color)

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 27 and complete the chapter review questions at the end of the chapter.

Homework:  Continue working on the Unit 6 study guide.

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Wednesday:

  1. Causes of Imperialism
  2. Case Studies in Imperialism  (The British Empire in Color)

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 27 and complete the chapter review questions at the end of the chapter.

Homework:  Continue working on the Unit 6 study guide.

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Thursday:

  1.  Case Studies in Imperialism:  Africa and Asia

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 27 sections 1-2 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section.

Homework:  Complete the Unit 6 Study Guide and study for the Unit 6 Quiz Part 2 that will be given Monday of next week.

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Friday:

  1.  We will review for the Unit 6 Quiz Part 2

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 27 sections 3-4 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section.

Homework:  Complete the Unit 6 Study Guide and study for the Unit 6 test that will be given Monday.

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Government: April 11th – 15ht

Monday:

  1. We will review for the Unit 2 Test

Homework:  Study for your Unit 2 test and continue working on the project which is due on Thursday.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the chapter in the textbook on the Constitution and the Bill of Rights and complete the section assessment questions at the end of sections 1-2.

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Tuesday:

We will take the Unit 2 Test.  Constitution notes due today.  BILL OF RIGHTS PROJECT DUE THURSDAY!!!

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the chapter in the textbook on the Constitution and the Bill of Rights and complete the chapter review at the end of the chapter.

Homework:   Work on the Bill of Rights Project

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Wednesday:

The Bill of Rights Project is due at the start of the period.

  1. We will look at the inner workings of the Legislative Branch.

Homework:  Study your vocabulary for the Legislative Vocab Quiz on Wednesday November 11th.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Find the chapter on the Congress in the textbook and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section.

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Thursday:

  1. We will finish our look at the Legislative Branch
  2. We will review for the Legislative Vocab Quiz.

Homework:  Study your vocabulary for the Legislative Vocab Quiz tomorrow.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Find the chapter on the Congress in the textbook and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section.

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Thursday:

  1. We will take the Legislative Vocab Quiz
  2. We will begin our look at the Executive Branch.

Homework:  Study your vocabulary for the Executive Vocab Quiz on Friday

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Find the chapter on the Executive Branch in the textbook and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section.

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Friday:

  1. We will finish our look at the  Executive Branch.
  2. We will review for the Executive Branch vocabulary quiz.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Find the chapter on the Executive Branch in the textbook and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section.

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Government: March 28th – April 1st

Monday:

We will look at how Federalism works by examining case studies in video format.

Homework:  Study the Unit 2 Vocabulary for the vocab quiz on Wednesday.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the chapter on the United States Constitution and Federalism  Please complete the section questions for section 3 out of the textbook.

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Tuesday:

  1. You will be given instructions for the Bill of Rights Project
  2. We will go to a computer lab to work on the Bill of Rights Project.

Homework:  Study the Unit 2 Vocabulary Quiz on Wednesday.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the chapter on the United States Constitution and Federalism.  Complete the section questions a the end of section 4.

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Wednesday:

  1. We will take the Unit 2 Vocabulary Quiz
  2. We will review for tomorrow’s Unit 2 Test

Homework:  Study for the Unit 2 Test on Thursday of this week.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Use a computer to begin work on the Bill of Rights Project.

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Thursday:

  1. We will take the Unit 2 Test.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the chapter in the textbook on the Constitution and the Bill of Rights and complete the chapter review at the end of the chapter.

Homework:  Work on the Bill of Rights Project.  The project will be collected on Thursday April 14th.

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Friday:   Lesson Plan for today is subject to change.

Movie Day.

Homework:  None

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Complete the assignment for either Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday of this week.

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World History: March 28th – April 1st

Monday:

  1. Agricultural and Industrial Revolution Notes
  2. Unit 6 Study Guide given out

Homework:  Study your notes and vocabulary for the Agricultural, Industrial, and Cultural Revolution Quiz on Friday.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 25 sections 3-4 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section.

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Tuesday:

  1. We will look at the negative effects of the Industrial Revolution on life in Europe by reading about the city of Manchester, England.
  2. We will begin discussing the different theories of government and economics that develop due to these negative effects.  These include capitalism, utilitarianism, socialism, and communism.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 26 sections 3-4 and complete the section assessment questions for these sections.

Homework:  Study your notes and vocabulary for the Agricultural, Industrial, and Cultural Revolution Quiz on Friday.

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Wednesday:

  1. Rock, Paper, Scissors  Economic activity
  2. Nationalism:  The Unification of Germany

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 27 sections 1-2 and complete the section assessment questions for these sections.

Homework:  Study your notes and vocabulary for the Agricultural, Industrial, and Cultural Revolution Quiz on Friday.

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Thursday:

  1. Nationalism:  The Unification of Germany Wrap-Up
  2. Review for the Unit 6a Quiz for tomorrow.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 27 sections 3-4 and complete the section assessment questions for these sections.

Homework:  Study your notes and vocabulary for the Agricultural, Industrial, and Cultural Revolution Quiz on Friday.

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Friday:

  1. Unit 6a Quiz on the Agricultural, Industrial, and Cultural Revolutions
  2. Imperialism Video –   The British Empire in Color

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 27 and complete the chapter review questions at the end of the chapter.

Homework:  Enjoy your Spring Break!!!

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World History: March 14th – March 18th

Monday:

  1. Absolute Monarchies of the Western and Eastern World
  2. Absolutism video
  3. Assign Unit 5 Vocabulary
  4. French Revolution video and notes
  5. Declaration of the Rights of Man Activity

Homework: Continue working on the Age of Exploration Project Due October 23rd

ISS/OSS/Sick Work: Read Chapter 22 sections 1-2 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section.

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Tuesday:

  1. French Revolution video and notes (continued)
  2. Start the Napoleon notes

Homework:  Finish the Unit 5 Study Guide and begin studying for the Unit 5 Test on Friday.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 22 sections 1-2 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section

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Wednesday:

  1. Finish Napoleon Notes
  2. Latin American Revolutions Handout
  3. Story of the Monroe Doctrine

Homework:  Finish the Unit 5 Study and begin studying for the Unit 5 Test on Friday.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 22 sections 3-4 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section

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Thursday:

  1. Congress of Vienna Role Play Activity
  2. Congress of Vienna Activity Presentations
  3. Congress of Vienna Notes

Homework:  Study for the Unit 5 test set for Friday of this week.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 22 and complete the chapter review on the last two pages of the chapter.

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Friday:

  1. We will take the Unit 5 Test on the Age of Reason, Scientific Revoltuion, Enlightenment, French Revolution, and Napoleonic Wars.
  2. The Unit 5 Study Guide and Notes are due today.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work: Complete the assignment for Wednesday.

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Economics/Government: March 14th – March 18th

Monday:

 

We will take Part 1 of the End of Course Test.  This is the final exam for Economics.  The 2nd half will be taken tomorrow and that will end the course.

Homework:  Study for the 2nd part of the test and be sure to turn in the study guide for extra credit tomorrow.

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Tuesday:

  1.  The EOCT Study Guide is due today.  (It will not be accepted late.)
  2.  We take Part 2 of the End of Course Test.  This will conclude our Economics course.

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Wednesday:

  1.  Founding Documents Power Point.
  2.  Principles of Government Power Point. and note chart.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Write a one page essay describing to the best of your ability how the federal government works.  Please describe the role of the President, Congress, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Homework:  Study for the Unit 1 Test and finish the vocabulary.  The Unit 1 Test will be on Monday March 23rd.

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Thursday:

  1.  Types of Government Posters
  2.  Gallery Walk –  Types of Government

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Write a one page essay describing to the best of your ability how the federal government works.  Please describe the role of the President, Congress, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Homework:  Study for the Unit 1 Test and finish the vocabulary.  The Unit 1 Test will be on Monday March 23rd.

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Friday:

  1.  Characteristics of Democracy.
  2.  Review for the Unit 1 Test

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Write a one page essay describing to the best of your ability how the federal government works.  Please describe the role of the President, Congress, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Homework:  Study for the Unit 1 Test and finish the vocabulary.  The Unit 1 Test will be on Thursday.

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