Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Schedule February 24-28

Monday, February 24

Today, we will be watching an episode of America: The Story of Us.  This episode is about the 1920s and is entitled "Boom."  There is a sheet that goes with it.  You can download it here.

Tuesday, February 25

Lecture:  The Painful Cost of Beauty  The 1920s Woman

Last Friday, you should have completed a 1920s Word Scramble and Chart.  The Chart is what will be collected.  The quiz of the chart is due on Friday.

Wednesday, February 26

Beauty in the American Media

Thursday, February 27

The History of Jazz and the Harlem Renaissance, Part 1

Friday, February 28

History of Jazz and the Harlem Renaissance, Part 2

Tonight, your QUIZ for the 1920s is due.  By Midnight.

Monday, February 17, 2014

Schedule February 18-21

Tuesday, February 18

Today, you will be completing  review sheet for tomorrow's Unit 6 Exam.  The exam will be 50 multiple choice questions, plus an essay.

There are flashcards online as well.  Click here to see them.

Tonight, at 8:30 pm join me in the Chat Room for a study session.  I will go through the test and answer any questions you might have.

Wednesday, February 19

Test:  Unit 6

Thursday, February 20

Introduction to the 1920s:  Prohibition.

Friday, February 21

Today, in class, you will be working on a Word Scramble and Definitions chart for Chapter 20 & 21.  This is over the Roaring Twenties.  The quiz for these chapters will be on Wednesday, February 28.

Monday, February 10, 2014

Schedule February 10-14

Monday, February 10

Go over the DBQ.  Discuss the documents and begin writing your essay.  The essay will be due on FRIDAY!  There is a sample DBQ located in the tab above.

Tuesday, February 11

Lecture:  Introduction to World War I

Wednesday, February 12

Lecture:  America Goes to War

Thursday, February 13

Lecture:  The Versailles Peace Treaty and the League of Nations

Your DBQ is due tomorrow.

♥♥♥Friday, February 1♥♥♥

The Suffrage Movement and the 19th Amendment

Monday, we will take a practice ACT then review a bit for your Unit Test.  Your Unit Test will be on TUESDAY.

Sunday, February 2, 2014

Schedule February 3-7

Monday, February 3

1.  Discuss the "Act of Citizenship" Project
2.  Lecture:  Intro to Imperialism

Read Chapter 18.  Complete the reading guide: Chapter 18 Imperialism or take the quiz.  The Quiz is due by midnight Thursday.  It is 15 points.

Tuesday, February 4

Lecture:  The Spanish American War

Wednesday, February 5

Lecture:  Walk Softly and Carry a Big Stick: Imperialism in the Early 20th Century

Thursday, February 6

Imperialism ACT Reading Activity

Tonight, the Quiz over Chapter 18 is due.  You can complete the quiz or turn in the reading guide. Each is worth 15 points.

Friday, February 7

DBQ Unit 6--we will go over the documents today and write the DBQ on Monday in class.  This semester, we will be writing whole DBQs----that is, four to five paragraphs!

Next week, we will be starting World War I and examining the 19th Amendment.  You can get a start on Chapter 19.