Chapters 1 and 2 “Three Worlds Meet, The American Colonies Emerge”

Long Term Assignments for Chapters 1-2

  • Chapter 1-2 Exam:  Monday September 3 and Tuesday September 4
  • Chapter 1-2 Project:  Wednesday September 5 and Thursday September 6

Notes and Project Sheets:

American History—Chapter 1 and 2 Notes

2012 American History Current Events Info

2013-2014 American History Chapter 1-2 Study Guide

2013 American History Chapter 1-2 Project

 

Daily Assignments:

Monday August 19 and Tuesday August 20

Wednesday August 21 and Thursday August 22

  • Intro Speech
  • Assignment:  1.1-1.4 Quiz w/ notes

Friday August 23 and Monday August 26

  • Quiz, Notes, Share Current Events
  • Assignment:  1.5-2.2 Quiz w/ notes

Tuesday August 27 and Wednesday Aug 28

  • Quiz, Notes and Explorers Chart, 
  • Assignment:  2.3-2.4 Section Review (all questions)

Thursday Aug 29 and Friday Aug 30

  •  Review, Notes 1.5-2.2, Explorers Chart and Reasons for Exploration Chart
  • Assignment:  None

Tuesday September 3 and Wednesday September 4

  •  Work Day, Finish Notes, Review
  • Assignment:  Study for Test

Thursday Sept 5 and Friday Sept 6

  • Exam, Work on Projects
  • Assignment:  Projects are due next class period

Monday Sept 9 and Tuesday Sep 10

  • Share Projects
  • Assignment:  1 Page paper:  “Why is Sept. 11 Important to USA?

Chapters 3 “The Colonies Come of Age”

Long Term Assignments for Chapters 1-2

  • Chapter 3 Exam:  Monday September 23 and Tuesday September 24
  • Chapter 3 Sales Pitch:  Wednesday September 25 and Thursday September 26

Notes and Project Sheets:

13-14 American History Chapter 3 Project Sales Pitch

American History–Sales Pitch Grading Sheet

American History—Chapter 3 (Notes)

2013 September 11th Papers

07-08 American History Chapter 3 Study Guide

Daily Assignments:

Wednesday Sept 11 and Thursday Sept 12

  • Share Sept. 11 Papers and Discussion
  • Assignment:  3.1-3.2 Quiz/Notes

Friday Sept 13 and Monday Sept 16

  • 3.1-3.2 Quiz, Notes
  • Assignment:  3.3-3.4 Section Review Questions

Tuesday Sept 17 and Wednesday Sept 18

  • Notes, Work on Sales Pitch
  • Assignment:  3 Discussion Questions and Answers (You pick Question and answer it).  Include Sept. 11 Questions

Thursday Sept 19 and Friday Sept 20

  • Finish Notes, Work on Sales Pitch, Small Group Discussion
  • Assignment:  Study for Exam

Monday Sept 23 and Tuesday Sept 24

  • Exam, Work on Sales Pitch
  • Assignment:  Sales Pitch

Wednesday Sept 25 and Thursday Sept 26

  • Give Sales Pitch
  • Study for US Map Quiz

Chapter 4 “The War for Independence”

Long Term Assignments for Chapters 4

  • Chapter 4 Exam: Wednesday Oct 9 and Thursday Oct 10
  • Chapter 4 Project:  Movie Review Paper

Notes and Project Sheets:

2013 Patriot Movie Review

American History—Chapter 4

Daily Assignments

Friday Sept 27 and Monday Sept 30

  • US Map Quiz, Work on Notes
  • Assignment:  4.1-4.2 Quiz w/ Notes

Tuesday Oct 1 and Wednesday Oct 2

  • Quiz, Notes, Begin Movie
  • Assignment:  None

Thursday Oct 3 and Friday Oct 4

  • Notes, Movie
  • Assignment:  4.3-4.4 Section Review

Monday Oct 7 and Tuesday Oct 8

  • Notes/Review/Movie
  • Assignment:  Study for Exam

Wednesday Oct 9 and Thurs Oct 10

  • Exam, Watch Movie

Chapter 5 “Shaping a New Nation”

Notes and Project Sheets

Monday October 14 and Tuesday Oct 15

  • Finish Movie, Patriot Papers are due

Wednesday Oct 16 and Thursday Oct 17

  • Turn in Movie Reviews, Work on CE or Quiz
  • Assignment:  Current Event Summaries and 5.1-5.2 Quiz

ALL CURRENT EVENT SUMMARIES ARE DUE BY 3:20 on FRIDAY, OCT 18

Friday Oct 18 and Monday Oct 21

  • Quiz, Notes, Pass out creating own government project
  • Assignment:  None

Tuesday Oct 22 and Wednesday Oct 23

  • Work on Notes, Governments
  • Assignment:  5.3 and Standardized Test Practice on p. 151

Thurs Oct 24 and Friday Oct 25

  • Finish Notes, Work on Governments
  • Assignment:  Study for Exam

Monday Oct 28 and Tuesday Oct 29

  • Chapter 5 Exam
  • Assignment:  None

Wednesday October 30 and Thursday Oct 31

  • Finish up working on Governments…begin paper on current govt.
  • Assignment:  Governments due on Friday Nov 2 and Monday Nov 5

Friday Nov 1 and Monday Nov 4

  • Share governments
  • Assign:  6.1-6.2 Quiz, Paper about current government

Chapter 6-7

Chapter 6-7 Notes:  American History Chapters 6-7

Tuesday Nov 5 and Wednesday Nov 6

  • Share Government Papers, Work on 6.1-6.2 Section Reviews
  • Assignment:  6.1-6.2 Section Reviews

Thursday Nov 7 and Friday Nov 8

  • 6.1-6.2 Notes, Pass Back Governments,
  • Assignment:  6.3-6.4 Quiz/Notes

Monday Nov 11 and Tuesday Nov 12

  • 6.3-6.4 Quiz, Notes
  • Assignment:  7.1-7.2 Quiz w/ notes

Wednesday Nov 13 and Thursday Nov 14

  • Quiz, Notes
  • Assignment:  7.3-7.4 Section Review and Standardized Practice

Friday Nov 15 and Monday Nov 18

  • Turn in Homework…Notes, Review for Exam
  • Assignment:  Study for Exam

Tuesday Nov 19 and Wednesday Nov 20

  • Exam
  • Assignment:  Work on Thanksgiving Paper

Thursday Nov 21 and Friday Nov 22

  • Begin Chapter 8-9 Notes, Work on Thanksgiving Paper
  • Assignment:  Thanksgiving Paper is due by the end of the day on Tuesday, Nov 26th

 

Chapters 8 and 9

Monday Nov 25 and Tuesday Nov 26

  • Begin Chapter 8-9 Notes, Work on Papers
  • Assignment:  8.1-8.2 Section Review Questions (Monday Dec 2 and Tuesday Dec 3)
  • Thanksgiving Paper due before the end of the day on Tuesday, November 26

2013 Thanksgiving Paper

American History–Chapter 8-9 Powerpoint

2013 Chapters 8-10 History Speech Grading Project and Grading Sheet

Monday Dec 2 and Tuesday Dec 3

  • Chapter 8 Notes, Turn in Section Reviews
  • Assignment:  8.3-8.4 Section Review and Speeches start next class

Wednesday Dec 4 and Thursday Dec 5

  • Chapter 9 Notes, Speeches
  • Assignment:  Speeches, All Chapter 9 Quiz/Notes

Friday Dec 6 and Monday Dec 9

  • Chapter 9 Quiz, Speeches, Finish Notes
  • Assignment: Study for Exam

Tuesday Dec 10 and Wednesday Dec 11

  • Chapter 8-9 Exam, Speeches
  • Assignment:  Last day for Speeches

Chapter 10

American History—Chapter 10

Thursday Dec 12 and Friday Dec 13

  • Begin Chapter 10, Finish Speeches
  • Assignment:  10.1-10.2 Quiz/Notes

Monday Dec 16 and Tuesday Dec 17

  • Quiz, Notes, Current Events
  • Assignment:  10.3-10.4 Quiz/Notes

Wednesday Dec 18 and Thursday Dec 19

  • Quiz, Notes, Current Events
  • Assignment:  None

Friday Dec 20 and Jan 2

  • Finish Chapter 10 Notes, Review for Finals, Work on CE Ranks
  • Assignment:  B Day Classes will have Chapter 10 Exam Monday Jan 6.

CE Rankings are due Jan 3 and Jan 6

Friday Jan 3 (A)

  • Review for Exam, Review for Finals,
  • Assignment:  Study for Exam

Monday Jan 6 (B)

  • Chapter 10 Exam
  • Assignment:  None

Tuesday Jan 7 (A)

  • Chapter 10 Exam
  • Assignment:  None

Wednesday  Jan 8 (B)

  • Study

Thursday Jan 9 and Friday Jan 10

  • Semester Finals

Semester 2

Chapter 11:  The Civil War

Chapter 11 Notes: The Civil War

Chapter 11 Projects:2013 Civil War Project

Wednesday, Jan 15 and Thursday Jan 16

  • Notes, Video, Discussion
  • Assignment:  11.1-11.2 Section Review Questions

Friday Jan 17 and Monday Jan 20 (B)

  • Notes (thru Red Cross), Video, Discussion, Civil War Projects
  • Assignment:  11.3-11.5 Quiz w/ Notes

Tuesday Jan 21 (B) and Wednesday Jan 22 (A)

  • Quiz, Gettysburg Video, Notes
  • Assignment:  5 Discussion Questions and Answers

Friday Jan 24 (A) and Monday Jan 27

  • Finish Notes, Discussions, Projects
  • Assignment:  Study For Exam

Tuesday Jan 28 (A) and Wednesday Jan 29 (B)

  • Chapter 11 Exam
  • Assignment:  Civil War Projects are due

Thursday Jan 30 (A) and Friday Jan 31

  • Share Civil War Projects

Chapter 12 “Reconstruction”

American History Chapter 12

Monday Feb 3 (A) and Tuesday Feb 4 (B)

  • Notes, Work on Projects
  • Assignment:  12.1-12.3 Section Review Questions

Wednesday Feb 5 (A) and Thursday Feb 6 (B)

  • Turn in Section Reviews, Chart, Notes, Mr. Thornburg Pep Talk
  • Assignment:  None

Friday Feb 7 (A) and Monday Feb 10 (B)

  • Discussion, Finish Notes
  • Assignment:  Study for Exam

Tuesday Feb 11 (A) and Wednesday Feb 12 (B)

  • Exam, Work on Projects
  • Assignment:  Reconstruction Plans

Thursday Feb 13 (A) and Friday Feb 14 (B)

  • Work Day for Projects

Chapter 13-14

American History—Chapters 13 and 14 (Notes)

Thursday Feb 20 and Friday Feb 21

  • Work on Reconstruction Plans and Chapter 13 Notes
  • Assignment:  13.1-13.2 SR and Reconstruction Plans

Monday Feb 24 and Tuesday Feb 25

  • Present Reconstruction Plans, Notes
  • Assignment:  13.3-14.1 Quiz w/ Notes

Wednesday Feb 26 and Thursday Feb 27

  • Notes, Discussion
  • Assignment:  14.2-14.3 SR

Friday Feb 28 and Monday March 3

  • Finish Notes, Discussion
  • Study for Exam

Tuesday March 4 and Wednesday March 5

  • Exam

Thursday March 6 and Tuesday March 11

  • Current Events
  • Start Immigration Notes
  • Assign SR 15.1-15.3 due Friday March 14th and Monday March 17th

Ch. 15 Notes

Wednesday March 12 and Thursday March 13

  • Immigration Debate

Friday March 14 and Monday March 17

  • Ch. 15 SR due
  • Finish Ch. 15 Notes
  • Go over Family/town history project
  • Assign Iowa Top 10 Ranks

American History Family and Local History

Tuesday March 18 and Wednesday March 19

  • Iowa Ranks due
  • High School Scheduling

Thursday March 20 and Friday March 21

  • High School Scheduling
  • Work Time

Monday March 24 and Tuesday March 25

  • Ranks Reveal
  • Iowa Notes
  • Review

Iowa Ranks2014 power point notes

History of Iowa power point notes

Wednesday March 26 and Thursday March 27

  • Ch. 15 and History of Iowa exam
  • Work time on projects

Chapters 19-23 WW1, 1920’s and the Great Depression 

Friday March 28 and Monday March 31

  • Family/Town History project due
  • Intro to WW1 activity

Tuesday April 1 and Wednesday April 2

  • WW1 Notes
  • Trench Warfare Activity
  • Reminder Quiz on Thurs. and Friday over Ch. 19-21
  • Ch. 19-21 Review questions due Thurs. & Friday

American History–19-23 Notes

Thursday April 3 and Friday April 4

  • Ch. 19-21 Questions due
  • Ch. 19-21 Quiz
  • Notes

Monday April 7 and Tuesday April 8

  • Turn in Ch. 22-23 Questions
  • Notes over Ch. 22-23
  • Assign 3 Discussion Questions for Wed. & Thurs.

Wednesday April 9 and Thursday April 10

  • Discussion
  • Video/study time

Friday April 11 and Monday April 14

  • Ch. 19-23 Exam
  • The Wave movie
  • Assignment:  24.1-24.2 Section Review

WWII

WWII Powerpoint: WWII

2013 American History WWII Project

2009 WWII Study Guide

Tuesday April 15 and Wednesday April 16

  • Notes (Slides 1-13 and 48-66), Finish WAVE
  • Assignment:  24.3-24.4 Quiz with Notes

Thursday April 17 and Tuesday April 22

  • Quiz, Holocaust Activity
  • Assignment:  25.1-25.2 Section Review

Wednesday April 23 (B day) and Thursday April 24

  • Notes (Slides 17-47), Saving Private Ryan Video and Why we fight
  • Assignment:  Video Reflection and 25.3-25.4 Quiz

Friday April 25 and Monday April 28

  • Quiz, Notes on Pacific (Slides 70 to end), Video
  • Assignment:  5 most important people of WWII and 3 Discussion Questions about them

Tuesday April 29 and Wednesday April 30

  • Video (Atomic Bomb), Discussion, Review
  • Assignment:  Video Reflections, Test

Thursday May 1 and Friday May 2

  • WWII Exam
  • Assignment:  WWII Project

Monday May 5 and Tuesday May 6

  • Present WWII Projects
  • Assignment:  Importance of the Cold War Essay

Modern US History

American History 1950-2010 Pictures

The Cold War

2014 Vietnam War

Vietnam

2014 1965-1980 Overview

2014 1980s Overview

2014 1990’s Overview

2013 American History End of the Year Interviews

2013 American History End of the Year Activities

Wednesday May 7 and Thursday May 8

  • Cold War Notes
  • Assignment:  List of important people from the 1960s-1970s

Friday May 9 and Monday May 12

  • Vietnam Notes, Work on Projects
  • Assignment:  Interviews are due

Tuesday May 13 and Wednesday May 14

  • Share Interviews, 1970 Notes

Thursday May 15 and Friday May 16

  • Notes on 1980-2000
  • Assignment:  Decade Projects are due, Quiz

Monday May 19 and Tuesday May 20

  • Decade Projects, Modern US History Quiz

Wednesday May 22:  All Current Event Rankings are due

Thursday May 23 and Friday May 24

  • Semester Final