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Friday, April 28

Honors

  • Sit-ins Textbook page

AP

  • A Legacy of Reform
  • HMWRK - SAQs

Thursday, April 27

Honors

  • Little Rock 9

AP

  • Book Club

Wednsday, April 26

Honors

  • The Civil Rights Movement

AP

  • Turning Points in History

Tuesday, April 25

Honors

  • reading quiz
  • Reading Like an Historian - Montgomery Bus Boycott

AP

  • Group Project work time
  • HMWRK - SAQs

Monday, April 24

Honors

  • review Cuban Missile Crisis
  • Directions for Civil Rights Project
  • HMWRK - read pages 899-909 by 4/25

AP

  • reading quiz
  • Continuity and Change in American History
  • HMWRK - SAQ

Friday, April 21

Honors

  • reading quiz
  • Cuban Missile Crisis - read documents - figure out what happened, groups

AP

  • reading quiz
  • Answer question "Was Ronald Reagan a good president?" use specific evidence from handout.
  • HMWRK - "Points of Conflict" & read pages 993-1004 by 4/24

Thursday, April 20

Honors

  • PPN, Bay of Pigs
  • Bay of Pigs reading and questions

AP

  • Book Club

Wednesday, April 19

TESTING

Tuesday, April 18

TESTING

Monday, April 17

Honors

  • PPN, space Race
  • "The Beginning of the Space Race'
  • HMWRK - read pages 890-898 by 4/20

AP

  • prepare for debate;  "Was Ronald Reagan a good president?"
  • HMWRK - read pages 944-993 by 4/20 & SAQ

Friday, April 7

Honors

  • Affluent Society project directions
  • HMWRK - work on research paper and project

AP

  • complete Native Americans:  America's Forgotten Minority
  • HMWRK - DBQ page 649 & The Power of the Printed Word

 

Thursday, April 6

Honors

  • PPN, Affluent Society​

AP

  • Native Americans:  America's Forgotten Minority
  • HMWRK - DBQ page 649 & The Power of the Printed Word

Wednesday, April 5

Honors

  • Chapter 29 Test
  • HMWRK - read pages 882-890 by 4/7

AP

  • Period 8 Test

Tuesday, April 4

Honors

  • The Rise and Fall of Joseph McCarthy, read documents and answer questions in graphic organizer.
  • HMWRK - study for Chapter 29 test tomorrow

AP

  • Amsco multiple choice review period 8
  • HMWRK - student for Period 8 test tomorrow

Monday, April 3

Honors

  • reading quiz
  • PPN, McCarthyism

AP

  • RLH - Stonewall Riots, complete at home
  • HMWRK - SAQ

Friday, March 31

Honors

  • complete group textbook analysis
  • RLH - Who started the Korean War?
  • HMWRK - read pages 872-877 by 4/3
  • reading quizzes

AP

  • reading quiz
  • complete The Crimes of Richard Nixon
  • HMWRK - LEQ, page 648 number 1 or 7

Thursday, March 30

Honors

  • Who caused the Korean War? - analysis from excerpts from textbooks around the world, group activity

AP

  • brief time with group 
  • The Crimes of Richard Nixon
  • HMWRK - SAQs

Wednesday, March 29

Honors

  • RLH - Who started the Cold War?

AP

  • PPN, Counterculture
  • Poster/Prezi Project - Counterculture Subgroups
  • HMWRK - SAQs, read pages 927-939 by 3/31

Tuesday, March 28

Honors

  • complete Cold War Map
  • quiz
  • RLH - Who Started the Cold War? PPN
  • HMWRK - introduction to research paper due 3/31

AP

  • RLH - Gulf of Tonkin
  • HMWRK - Vietnam in 21 Questions

Monday, March 27

Honors

  • work time
  • Cold War map

AP

  • reading quiz
  • New Frontier/Great Society comparison
  • HMWRK - read Hamer reading in class reader, Close Reading questions & SAQ

Friday, March 24

Honors

  • Complete suburbs viewpoints, in groups movie poster project

AP

  • reading quiz
  • On the Brink:  Bay of Pigs to the Cuban Missile Crisis, complete
  • HMWRK - LEQ #6 on page 648, read pages 914-926 by 9/27

Thursday, March 23

Honors

  • reading quiz
  • Suburbs:  viewpoints

AP

  • The Civil Rights Revolution
  • On the Brink:  Bay of Pigs to the Cuban Missile Crisis
  • HMWRK - RLH - Cuban Missile Crisis

Wednesday, March 22

Honors

  • RLH - Women in the 50s

AP

  • The Civil Rights Revolution
  • HMWRK - SAQs & read pages 896-907 by 3/24

Tuesday, March 21

Honors

  • Look at research paper example
  • PPN, Suburbia
  • HMWRK - read GI Bill article, read pages 882-890 by 3/23

AP

  • The Civil Rights Movement:  Making and proving generalizations
  • HMWRK - SAQs

Monday, March 20

Honors

  • Chapter 28 Test

AP 

  • reading quiz
  • RLH - Women in the 50s
  • HMWRK - SAQ & Guatemala

Friday, March 17

Honors

  • RLH - Two perspectives of Hiroshima
  • HMWRK - study for Chapter 28 Test

AP

  • reading quiz
  • The Rise and Fall of Joseph McCarthy
  • HMWRK - SAQ & read pages 882-898 by 3/20

Thursday, March 16

Honors

  • reading quiz
  • RLH - Zoot Suit Riots, complete at home if necessary

AP

  • Korean War, complete at home if necessary
  • ​HMWRK - SAQ & read pages 860-872 by 3/17

Wednesday, March 15

Honors

  • Complete "Choiceless Choices"
  • The United States and the Holocaust

AP

  • reading quiz
  • Cold War Map exercise 
  • HMWRK - Truman Doctrine

Tuesday, March 14

Honors

  • "Choiceless Choices" - read and analyze documents, answer questions
  • HMWRK - read pages 838-847 by 3/16

AP

  • Reading Like an Historian - PPN, Document analysis: Who started the Cold War?
  • HMWRK - read pages 852-860 by 3/15

Monday, March 13

Honors

  • Complete Japanese Internment hypothesis
  • PPN, Nazi Ideology

AP

  • Period 7 test

Friday, March 10

Honors

  • reading quiz
  • Reading Like an Historian - Japanese Internment hypothesis 
  • HMWRK - read with a pencil the Four Freedoms speech in Class Reader, page 59, list and explain the four freedoms

AP

  • Amsco multiple choice review (has to be made up in class)
  • HMWRK - Pick one of the two DBQs, page 549 or 552 and answer - Study for Period 7 Test Monday

Thursday, March 9

Honors

  • read Ernie Pyle columns
  • Create a composite WW II soldier using Pyle columns and complete Character Sketch paper

AP

  • United States and the Holocaust

Wednesday, March 8

Honors

  • reading quiz
  • Women in WW II poster analysis
  • HMWRK - read pages 827-838 by 3/10

                      turn in thesis statement w/roadmap, blueprint, preview of evidence, 3/10

AP

  • Japanese Internment - complete at home

Tuesday, March 7

Honors

  • listen to FDR's "Day of Infamy" speech
  • Pearl Harbor Fact Sheet class activity & discussion - groups 
  • HMWRK - read pages 820-827 by 3/8

AP

  • reading quiz
  • review "First day on the job."
  • Applications of FDR's "Quarantine Speech"
  • HMWRK - Analyzing Conflicting Evidence

Monday, March 6

Honors

  • Chapter 27 Test

AP

  • "First day on the job." - Isolation and Neutrality 
  • HMWRK - SAQ & Roosevelt's Four Freedoms speech from class reader - read with a pencil and summarize four freedoms

Friday, March 3

Honors

  • complete yesterday's assignment
  • PPN - Dust Bowl and Culture of 1930s
  • reading quiz
  • HMWRK - study for Chapter 27 Test on 3/6

AP

  • reading quiz
  • grade document assignments from presentations
  • Dust Bowl handout, start in class, complete at home
  • HMWRK - LEQ, page 547, #6 & read pages 820-847 by 3/7

Thursday, March 2

Honors

  • "What caused the Dust Bowl?" - examine documents, write hypothesis, complete back of chart at home>find a supporting document, analysis, print and attach
  • HMWRK - read pages 808-815 by 3/3

AP

  • Debate

Wednesday, March 1

Honors

  • Debate
  • HMWRK - answer question - "Was the New Deal good or bad for the country?"

AP

  • "Was the New Deal good or bad for the country?" - examine documents, gather evidence