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Thursday, February 23

Honors

  • reading quiz
  • Hooverville reading (from Class Reader), Blues Poem paper

AP

  • presentations
  • work time
  • HMWRK  - prohibition questions & KKK cartoon analysis

 - cartoons, select the one you think has the strongest message and is the most powerful

http://www.learnnc.org/lp/media/misc/2007/nara/cartoon_analysis_worksheet.pdf - cartoon analysis worksheet, type your responses and print

Wednesday, February 22

Honors

  • introduce research paper
  • PPN, Causes of the Great Depression
  • HMWRK - select a topic for research paper

AP

  • work time
  • HMWRK - RLH, Marcus Garvey

Tuesday, February 21

Honors

  • Chapter 26 Test
  • HMWRK - read pages 790-798 by 2/23

AP

  • reading quiz
  • 20s presentation project, assign groups, go over directions
  • HMWRK - SAQ, Great Migration Push/Pull factors

 - paintings

Friday, February 17

Honors

  • Reading Like an Historian - Scopes Trial
  • Chapter 26 Test on 2/212

AP

  • reading quiz
  • Develop hypotheses - "Why America Got Involved in WWI"
  • HMWRK - SAQ, read Wilson and Norris in class reader, then create a Ven Diagram, and read pages 761-784 by 2/21

Thursday, February 16

Honors

AP

  • Reading Like an Historian - Washington v. DuBois
  • HMWRK - SAQ

Wednesday, February 15

Honors

  • PPN, Prohibition
  • Prohibition Historical Journal paper - due date >2/21

AP

  • Class Activity - "The Square Deal - The Effects of Progressivism"
  • HMWRK - SAQ & read pages 732-755 by 2/17

Tuesday, February 14

Honors

  • RAFT Paper - Extra Effort due date > 2/16, Regular due date > 2/17
    • R=citizen​
    • A=citizens
    • F=letter to the editor
    • T=KKK
  • Reading Like an Historian - Prohibition, read documents & answer questions

AP

  • reading quiz
  • "What brought about the progressive movement?
  • HMWRK - SAQ, The Jungle from class reader (2/17), Before/After Progressives chart (2/17)

Friday, February 10

Honors

  • Groups - Document analysis - "How did the 1920s KKK present itself and how did it attract members?"  "How did its activities reveal its true nature."
  • HMWRK - cartoon analysis

 write the message of each cartoon

 pick the cartoon that is the most powerful in your opinion and complete an entire Cartoon Analysis using this form.

AP

  • reading quiz, pages 704-727
  • imperialism debate
  • HMWRK - SAQ, read pages 671-698 by 2/14, & "A Foreign Policy for a New Age"

Thursday, February 9

Honors

  • Class Activity - "What the organization gives its members."

AP

  • Debate preparation
  • HMWRK - SAQ & read pages 704-727 by 2/10

Wednesday, February 8

Honors

  • Lost Generation PP
  • Background reading
  • read Hemingway's "Hills Like White Elephants", answer questions
  • HMWRK - "What defines your generation?"

AP

  • Period 6 Test
  • ​HMWRK - SAQ

Tuesday, February 7

Honors

  • Reading Like an Historian - Marcus Garvey

AP

  • Review Amsco book multiple choice questions Period 6
  • Spanish American War map (due 2/10)

Monday, February 6

Honors

  • Harlem Renaissance personality presentations
  • PPN - Marcus Garvey

AP

  • DBQ​

Friday, February 3

Honors

  • Begin research on assigned personality from the Harlem Renaissance.  Reveal him/her on an 81/2 x 11 piece of paper on Monday.

AP

  • PPN, Populist parable
  • HMWRK - Cross of Gold Speech and take home quiz (due 2/6) - for Cross of Gold Speech answer questions 6-9 page 33 & 1,2 and 7 page 42

Thursday, February 2

Honors

  • Push/Pull factors - The Great Migration, complete chart at home

AP

  • Project work time
  • PPN, Populists
  • HMWRK - take home quiz (due 2/3) & SAQ

Wednesday, February 1

Honors

  • Complete Ford mock trial

AP

  • The Trial of Susan B. Anthony
  • HMWRK - SAQ & Women's Christian Temperance Union reading from Class Reader

Tuesday, January 31

Honors

  • Quiz, Chapter 26
  • Finish reading Henry Ford documents

AP

  • Work on Multimedia project

Monday, January 30

Honors

  • Mock Trial - Henry Ford, read documents

AP

  • PPN, Indian Wars
  • Multimedia Project directions
  • HMWRK - take home quiz (due 2/1), Read Dawes Act documents from class reader - pick 5 questions to answer