Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Reading Guide Chapter 15

I hope everyone is having a great break.  I know you don't want to think about it (me neither), but we have a lot of work to do once we get back.  Below, is the reading guide for Chapter 15.  It will be due on Monday, January 10.  If you want a head start, here it is:

Chapter 15 Reading Guide

See you on Monday!

Sunday, December 12, 2010


Monday, December 13

1.  Collect essays and RG Chapter 12
2.  Lecture: Slavery in America, part 1

RG Chapter 10 due on Wednesday

Tuesday, December 14

Lecture:  Slavery in America, part 2

RG Due tomorrow

Wednesday, December 15

DBQ--examine question and documents

Complete document analysis for homework if necessary

Thursday, December 16

Writing a DBQ.  DBQ for the reform period will be due when you come back from break.
Also, start reading chapters 13 and 14.  Complete reading guide for Tuesday, January 4

Friday, December 17

Wrap things up before break.  The following is due:

Typed DBQ essay due on Monday, January 3
RG Chapters 13-14 due on Tuesday, January 4

You will be getting the Chapter 15 and 16 reading guides when you come back.  I will try to post them during break if you would like to get ahead.

Have a Great Break.  And stay out of the trees.

Sunday, December 5, 2010


Monday, December 6

1.  Peer review:  Introductions
2.  Discuss essay writing.  Assign essay.  You will be writing a full essay based on ONE of the introductions you wrote.  The final typed essay will be due next Monday.

Reading Guide for Ch 12 due on Thursday.  Terms test on FRIDAY!  Review Sheet can be found here.

Tuesday, December 7

Lecture:  Manifest Destiny, Part 1

Wednesday, December 8

Lecture:  Manifest Destiny, Part 2

Chapter 12 Reading Guide due Tomorrow.

Thursday, December 9

1.  Finish Manifest Destiny
2.  Video:  The Presidents

Friday, December 10

1.  Terms Test #3

Typed Free-Response Essay due on Monday.  Start reading Chapter 10  Complete Reading Guide for Wednesday, December 15.  You will have a DBQ that covers this chapter.

Looking ahead:

Next week, start Chapters 13,14.  Reading Guide due when we come back from break.
Take-home DBQ over break.

After Break:  Chapters 15 and 16.  Terms Test #4.  Final Exam.