Monday, March 19, 2012

Schedule March 19-23

Monday, March 19

Video:  The Century:  Stormy Weather

Make sure you have read Chapter 27 by Thursday.

Tuesday, March 20

Forum:  The Jazz Age.

Today, you will meet in the Theater for a presentation about Jazz.

Wednesday, March 21

No class.  Practice ACT.

Thursday, March 22

Lecture:  Hoover and FDR

Friday, March 23

Video:  The Presidents:  FDR

Over Spring Break, you need to read the chapters on World War II.  Keep up with the reading.  Your Unit Test will be on the Wednesday after break. 

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Schedule March 12-16

Monday, March 12

Lecture:  Prohibition and the 1920s

Tuesday, March 13

Quiz:  Chapter 23 and 24

Reading guide on the 1920s due tomorrow.

Wednesday, March 14

Video:  Boom and Bust

You should start reading Chapter 27.  Make sure it is read by Monday.

Thursday, March 15

1.  Finish video.
2. Lecture:  The Stock Market Crash

Friday, March 16

1.  Lecture:  The Great Depression and the New Deal, part 1

Due to a forum next week and the practice ACT, we will not be having the unit test.  That will come the first week in April, after Spring break.  The Terms test will be the second week in April. 

No more reading guides, but you will be expected to keep up with the readings.  We may have quizzes on the day that readings are due.  Over Spring Break you will be expected to read chapter 28.

Friday, March 9, 2012

Wilson Video

Today, we watched the last 40 minutes of an American Experience video about Woodrow Wilson.  Here is the video and the sheet that went with it.  This is an important video as it chronicles the the fight Wilson had over the Versailles Peace Treaty.  If you weren't here today, start the video at 40:47.

Monday, March 5, 2012

Schedule March 5-9

Monday, March 5

DBQ Day.  Complete DBQ essay in class.

Chapter 24 reading guide due on Wednesday.

Tuesday, March 6

Lecture:  World War I, part 1

Reading Guide due tomorrow.

Wednesday, March 7

Lecture:  World War I, Part 2

Thursday, March 8

Finish World War I

Quiz tomorrow over Chapters 23 & 24

Friday, March 8

Quiz: Chapter 23 & 24

Terms test over chapters 1-24 on Tuesday, March 13  Terms Test cancelled.  Unit Test will still be before Spring Break.  Also, begin reading Chapter 25 and 26.  Complete the reading guide for next Thursday.

Friday, March 2, 2012

Imperialism DBQ

On Monday, you will be writing an essay on Imperialism.  If you didn't get a copy of the documents, here they are: