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Jan 23.

AP

  • Midterm

Honors

  • Midterm

Jan. 22

AP

  • reading quiz
  • "The New South"

Honors

  • "Were Sacco and Vanzetti Guilty?"

Jan. 19

AP

  • "The West: Exploitation of an Empire"

Honors

  • RLH - Palmer Raids
  • start "Were Sacco and Vanzetti Guilty?"

Jan. 18

AP

  • Midterm review
  • begin Dawes Act (in class reader)
  • HMWRK - read pages 638-644 by 1/22

Honors

  • Midterm review
  • PPN, Red Scare
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Jan. 17 - Substitute

AP

  • take home quiz, pages 564-571
  • Immigration:  Not a Chinamen's Chance

Honors

  • reading quiz, pages 740-755
  • The League of Nations

Jan. 16

AP

  • RLH - Homestead Strike
  • HMWRK - read pages 619-624 by 1/18

Honors

  • RLH - Sedition in WWI

Jan. 12

AP

  • Continue DBQ
  • HMWRK - Labor Unions:  The Failure to Gain Public Acceptance & read/outline 564-571 by 11/17

Honors

  • Face2Face - Wilson & Norris
  • HMWRK - read pages 740-755 by 1/16

Jan. 11

AP

  • reading quiz, pages 546-556
  • DBQ - Robber Barron or Captain of Industry?
  • HMWRK - Amsco pg. 400, draft of first three elements of rubric (context, thesis, documents)

Honors

  • Wilson v. Norris

Jan. 10

AP

  • continue The Philosophy of the Industrialists. 

Honors

  • Why did the US join WWI? - read documents, prioritize reasons
  • BRING CLASS READER TOMORROW - 1/11

JAN. 9

AP

  • complete The Emergence of Industrial America
  • begin The Philosophy of the Industrialists
  • HMWRK - Gosphel of Wealth from class reader, pages 9-13

Honors

  • introduction to All Quiet on the Western Front
  • All Quiet on the Western Front project directions

Jan. 8

AP

  • The Emergence of Industrial America
  • HMWRK - read pages 546-556 by 1/11

Honors

  • PPN, WWI
  • HMWRK - read pages 732-740, complete take home quiz (Google Classroom) by 1/11

Winter Break

AP

  • complete two response papers, essays are at Googleclassroom
  • CAN DO FOR EXTRA EFFORT - the Sacramento City Historical Cemetery field study (may work with a partner)

Honors

  • MUST DO - Book Club book review
  • GET A HEAD DO - beginreading All Quiet on the Western Front
  • CAN DO FOR EXTRA EFFORT - the Sacramento City Historical Cemetery field study (may work with a partner) 

Dec. 22

AP

  • Period 5 Test

Honors

  • Chpater 24 Test

Dec 21

AP

  • TLH - "The South's Lost Cause", page 502 of textbook

Honors

  • Book Club

Dec 20

AP

  • RLH - "Were African Americans free during Reconstruction?'

Honors

  • DBQ Outline - Imperialism 

Dec. 19

AP

  • reading quiz, pages 480-496
  • What Does Visual Evidence Show about Reconstruction Attitudes toward Blacks?

Honors

  • readinq quiz, pages 718-728
  • Indicate which point of view (a or b) of the Panama puzzle you would be most willing to accept.  Support your choice with evidence.
  • A Chronology of Conflict

Dec. 18

AP

  • Reconstruction

Honors

  • Theodore Roosevelt and the Panama Canal

Dec. 15

AP

  • Gettysburg Address analysis
  • HMWRK - LEQ Outline, Amsco page 311, #8

Honors

  • RLH - US Soldiers in the Philippines
  • HMWRK - Homework Assignment (use template to anlayize a document you find about the Philippine American War)

 

Dec. 14

AP

  • Abolition:  The Role of the Individual Effecting Change

Honors

  • Book Club

Dec. 13

AP

  • reading quiz, pages 452-474
  • What Led to the Emancipation Proclamation and England's Neutrality in the Civil War?
  • HMWRK - read & outline pages 480-496 by 12/18

Honors

  • reading quiz, pages 712-718
  • RLH - Philippine-American War Political Cartoons analysis
  • HMWRK - read pages 718-727 by 12/19

Dec. 12

AP

  • John Brown, American hero or American terrorist?
  • RAFT Paper - R=northerner or southerner, A=northerner or southerner, F=letter to the editor, T=Brown American hero or American terrorist? 

Honors

  • Case Study:  The Decision to Acquire the Philippines 
  • RAFT Paper - R=American citizen, A=American citizens, F=letter to the editor, T=aquistion of the Philippines

Dec. 11

AP

  • Causes of the Civil War
  • HMWRK - Greely and Lincoln readings

Honors

  • RLH - Explosion of the Maine

Dec. 8

AP

  • Complete "Path to Disunion"
  • Causes of the Civil War

Honors

  • Hawaiian Annexation
  • HMWRK - read pages 712-718 by 12/13

Dec. 7

AP

  • reading quiz pages 437-452
  • "Path to Disunion"
  • HMWRK - read pages 452-474 by 12/13

Honors

  • Book Club

Dec. 6 

AP

  • "Compromise: the Delay of Crisis"

Honors

  • reading quiz, pages 704-712
  • PPN, Imperialism
  • US Imperialism and the Annexation of Hawaii - answer questions at home

Dec. 5 - Substitute

AP

  • complete yesterday's assignment
  • work on home work or reading and outlining pages 437-452

Honors

  • book club reading
  • read pages 704-712 (bring textbook)

Dec. 4

AP

  • "Enlarging the National State"
  • HMWRK - Conquest West

Honors

  • Chapter 23 Test

Dec. 1

AP

  • reading quiz, pages 412-430
  • "The Mexican War - Was it in the National Interset?"
  • HMWRK - DBQ Outline, Amsco page 312

Honors

  • Progressive Presidents profiles
  • HMWRK - study for Chapter 23 Test on Monday