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Friday 12/22/2017
91

Final Exam period 2-4-6

Thursday 12/21/2017
90

Final Exam period 1-3-5

Wednesday 12/20/2017
89

Complete Study Guide in preparation for the Final. 

Tuesday 12/19/2017
88

Complete Study Guide in preparation for the Final. 

Monday 12/18/2017
87

Video on America the Story of US Civil War.

Friday 12/15/2017
86

Final Exam Essay Portion 

Thursday 12/14/2017
85

Final Exam Essay Portion 

Wednesday 12/13/2017
84

Look at the Lasting Impact of the Civil War. 

Tuesday 12/12/2017
83

Define the significance of 

Appomattox Court House

Lincolns Plan for reconstruction

Lincolns Assassination 

 

Monday 12/11/2017
82

Plot the battles of Vicksburg and Gettysburg as the turning points in the war. 

Friday 12/8/2017
81

Analyze major battles of the Civil War.

Thursday 12/7/2017
80

Look at the Emancipation Proclamation as a Northern Strategy to end the war not prolong the war. 

Downloads: emancipation proclamation1.docx
Wednesday 12/6/2017
79

Complete Frayer model on Sorthern figures that were a part of the Civil War 

Davis; Robert E.Lee; Stonewall Jackson; John Wilkes Booth; Merimac

Title:   How they helped the South: How they viewed the North:  Interesting Facts: Significant Battle: Impact:

Tuesday 12/5/2017
78

Complete Frayer model on Northern figures that were a part of the Civil War 

Lincoln; McClellan Grant; Sherman; Monitor

Title:   How they helped the North: How they viewed the South:  Interesting Facts: Significant Battle: Impact:

Monday 12/4/2017
77

Test on Westward Expansion and causes of Civil War.

Saturday 12/2/2017
76

Complete handout on America the History of US Divisions.

Thursday 11/30/2017
75

Play jeopardy in preparation for the test.

https://jeopardylabs.com/play/enter-title257694

Wednesday 11/29/2017
74

Finish Causes video by Ken Burns.

Tuesday 11/28/2017
73

Complete Causes handout and begin Video on Ken Burns Civil War.

Monday 11/27/2017
72

9 causes of the Civil War handout 

Downloads: 9 reasons for the civil war2.docx
Tuesday 11/21/2017
71

Compare the issues that arose during the presidencies of John Quincy Adams though James Polk.

Monday 11/20/2017
70

Read and discuss the article on the Dred Scott decision and how it made the North feel that Slavery was a huge issue with the American Government.

Friday 11/17/2017
69

Read primary source documents written by the abolitionists of the north in an attempt to rid the US of slavery. 

Thursday 11/16/2017
68

Design a map showing area of conflict prior to the Civil War. 

Wednesday 11/15/2017
67

Complete the handout on the issues of slavery and land disputes that arise during the early 1800's that will lead to Civil War.

Tuesday 11/14/2017
66

CONTINUE: Complete handout on the institution of slavery in American from 17th century to the 19th century. 

Monday 11/13/2017
65

Complete handout on the institution of slavery in American from 17th century to the 19th century. 

Thursday 11/9/2017
64

Complete handout on America the Story of US Westward.  

Wednesday 11/8/2017
63

Create a Timeline putting all of the westward ideas in chronological order. 

Tuesday 11/7/2017
62

Share all the information found in the Westward Expansion research project.

Monday 11/6/2017
61

Research Westward Expansion ideas in preparation for presentation.

Downloads: west handout.docx
Friday 11/3/2017
60

Complete Guided Reading chapter 6.4 on the War of 1812. then complete 3 column a chart. (ans below)

three reason for war             steps towards Ghent          Long lasting Impact 

1. Blockade                        1.  Burning of D.C.                1. Nationalism

2.  Embargo                        2.   Battle for Baltimore         2.  Uncle Sam

3.  Impressment                  3. Battle in New Orleans        3. Star Spangled Banner

4. Brits give N/A guns

Thursday 11/2/2017
59

Complete handout on the Lewis and Clark Video.

Wednesday 11/1/2017
58

Complete primary source document on the Lewis and Clark expedition. 

Tuesday 10/31/2017
57

Cover the significants of the supreme court case of Marbury v. Madison

and:

Complete a 3 column chart defining the issues that developed during the first 25 years of the New Nation. 

Washington                                                   Adams                                         Jefferson 

Judiciary act of 1789                                      XYZ Affair                                   Judiciary Act 1801

Bank of the United States                          Alien Sedition Act                               Judicial Review

Whiskey Rebellion                                    Marbury v. Madison                             Louisiana Purchase 

Neutrality                                                                                                             Lewis and Clark

Monday 10/30/2017
56

Complete hand out on the first 5 presidents of the United States.

Friday 10/27/2017
55

Take the Az Civics Test as a requirement for Graduation 

Thursday 10/26/2017
54

Complete test on the New Nation to close out the Unit. 

Wednesday 10/25/2017
53

Read primary source documents written by the Federalists and Anti-federalist prior to the ratification of the US Constitution. 

Tuesday 10/24/2017
52

Guest Speaker: Officer Combs to discuss the Bill of Rights. 

Monday 10/23/2017
51

Look at the First 10 Amendments to the US Constitution known as the Bill of Rights. 

Friday 10/20/2017
50

Final handout on the first 3 articles of the Constitution. 

Thursday 10/19/2017
49

Complete the worksheet on the establishment of the Electoral College when electing the President 

Wednesday 10/18/2017
48

Complete handout on the Great Compromise and the 3/5 Compromise that was negotiated during the writing of the constitution 

Tuesday 10/17/2017
47

Complete handout on Articles of Confederation Power Point. 

Downloads: the articles of confederation1.ppt | articles of confederation pp notes1.docx
Monday 10/16/2017
46

Complete Guided Reading chapter 5 on shaping the new nation. 

Friday 10/6/2017
45

Complete Exam on the American Revolution. 

Thursday 10/5/2017
44

Watch "America the Story of US" Revolution in preparation for exam. 

Wednesday 10/4/2017
43

Compete in Jeopardy as a study guide for exam. 

https://jeopardylabs.com/play/amrev3

Tuesday 10/3/2017
42

Review the results of the Treaty of Paris of 1783.

Monday 10/2/2017
41

Review: Timeline on 15 major event of the American Revolution 

Friday 9/29/2017
40

Complete a timeline on 15 major event of the American Revolution 

Thursday 9/28/2017
39

Complete a timeline on 15 major event of the American Revolution 

Wednesday 9/27/2017
38

Continue: Watch the video of the "Patriot" identifying major issues in the American Revolution. ?

Tuesday 9/26/2017
37

Continue: Watch the video of the "Patriot" identifying major issues in the American Revolution. ?

Monday 9/25/2017
36

Watch the video of the "Patriot" identifying major issues in the American Revolution.  

Friday 9/22/2017
35

Complete the handout on the Treaty of Paris of 1783.

Thursday 9/21/2017
34

Read primary source documents on the winter at Valley Forge.

Wednesday 9/20/2017
33

Complete Frayer model on American Revolution battles. 

Tuesday 9/19/2017
32

Complete handout on the Declaration of Independence. 

Monday 9/18/2017
31

Complete handout on the Declaration of Independence. 

Friday 9/15/2017
30

Read the pamphlet "common sense" by Thomas Payne in response to colonist deciding to rebel.

Thursday 9/14/2017
29

Complete Guided Reading chapter 4 

Wednesday 9/13/2017
28

Look at the inspirational Ted talk about Phillip Petite "Man on a Wire"

Tuesday 9/12/2017
27

CONT: Complete Frayer model on the video 15 Septembers later. WTC; Flight 93; Pentagon; Resolution 

 

 

Monday 9/11/2017
26

Complete Frayer model on the video 15 Septembers later. WTC; Flight 93; Pentagon; Resolution 

 

 

 

Monday 9/11/2017
26

Complete Frayer model on the video 15 Septembers later. WTC; Flight 93; Pentagon; Resolution 

 

 

 

Friday 9/8/2017
25

Watch video "America the Story of US" Rebels

Thursday 9/7/2017
24

Unit Test on the Colonies in America

Wednesday 9/6/2017
23

Play jeopardy to study for Unit test tomorrow.

 

https://jeopardylabs.com/play/colonial-america-jeopardy-colony2

Tuesday 9/5/2017
22

Read  a primary source account of the Boston Tea Party to create a cause and effect chart

Friday 9/1/2017
21

Cont: Analyze the controversial accounts of the Boston Massacre by reading primary source documents. 

Downloads: boston mass ps3.pdf
Thursday 8/31/2017
20

Analyze the controversial accounts of the Boston Massacre by reading primary source documents. 

Downloads: boston mass ps.pdf
Wednesday 8/30/2017
19

Complete handout on the tension between the British and the Colonist prior to the American Revolution. 

Downloads: british colonists tension2.pdf
Tuesday 8/29/2017
18

Complete chart on the Acts that began the push for revolution.

Downloads: acts chart am rev.pdf
Monday 8/28/2017
17

Complete handout on the French and Indian War. 

Downloads: french and indian war.docx
Friday 8/25/2017
16

Complete the primary source handout on the Great Awakening prior to the American Revolution.

Downloads: great awakening enlightenment1.docx | great awakening primary source4.pdf
Thursday 8/24/2017
15

Create a Frayer Model on the revolts of the colonies.

Bacon Rebellion; Stono Rebellion; Glorious Revolution; Salem Witch Trials

1. Two reasons for revolt

2. Major figures

3. How did people react

4. Outcome of revolt

Wednesday 8/23/2017
14

Complete handout on the video of Jamestown and the troubles they had.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8u_IAH9bspU

Monday 8/21/2017
13

Create a Tri-Fold pamphlet recruiting a person from Europe to the new Americas. 

 

Friday 8/18/2017
12

Continue: Complete 3 row chart on the original colonies in America.

Downloads: 13 colonies6.docx
Thursday 8/17/2017
11

Complete 3 row chart on the original colonies in America.

Downloads: 13 colonies5.docx
Wednesday 8/16/2017
10

Circulate completed Spanish exploration newspapers from Monday. 

Tuesday 8/15/2017
9

Complete map on early American Colonies and the John Smith primary source document.

Downloads: early colonies1.pdf
Monday 8/14/2017
8

Create a front page of a newspaper that would be distributed in Spain focusing on one of the feats accomplished by Spanish exploration.  

Friday 8/11/2017
7

Complete handout on Queen Isabella. 

Collected: Scavenger Hunt; 500 Nations; Queen Isabella letter. 

Downloads: queen isabella
Thursday 8/10/2017
6

Look at life in America before 1491 when Native Americans populated the land. 

watch 16:00-37:00 min on video 500 nations https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m6K4ar1nm5A

Downloads: 500 nations questions5.docx
Wednesday 8/9/2017
5

Continue:

Complete scavenger hunt to develop skills on how to navigate through the text book.

Tuesday 8/8/2017
4

Complete scavenger hunt to develop skills on how to navigate through the text book.

Monday 8/7/2017
3

Students will take History Pre-test

Friday 8/4/2017
2

Complete syllabus and discuss why we study history.

Collected: Syllabus

Thursday 8/3/2017
1

Cover Syllabus for US History 

Downloads: 2017-18 us history syllabus.docx