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Agenda

In Uncategorized on January 13, 2016 at 12:59 pm

Advisory

Activities:

  1.  Announcements
  2. Handbook Review PP/Video
  3. Planning Conference Letters
  4. Schoolview Verification
  5. Personal Project Report written in English classes!
    • iPad
    • Process journals and planning docs
  6. Work on Personal Projects!

US History B

Objectives:

  • Analyze pictures from the Vietnam War
  • Describe the TET offensive and its effect on the American Public
  • Explain the domestic turbulence of 1968
  • Describe the 1968 presidential election
  • Describe Nixon’s policy of Vietnamization
  • Explain the public’s reaction the Vietnam war during Nixon’s presidency
  • Describe the end of US involvement and the final outcome in Vietnam
  • Examine the war’s painful legacy in the US and Southeast Asia

Bell Ringer

Open GV Vietnam in Schoology.  Work on Pt. 2

Activities:

  1.  Watch GV: Vietnam Pt. 2
  2. Rememberin’ Nam RAFT Disc
  3. Outline/GR Vietnam/Vietnam CLSAssign

IB HOA P. 5

Objectives:

  • Identify and analyze the relationship between American Manifest Destiny with Westward Expansion and the related aspects of political history, Native society and economic advancement.

Bell Ringer:

  1.  Finish Far and Away
  2. Complete Review and Source Eval
  3. GV Assign Due Friday!
  4. Read “The Billion Dollar Country,” from The Penguin History of the USA.  Brogan, Hugh.  P. 377-406.

IB HOA P. 7

Objectives:

  • Identify and analyze the relationship between American Manifest Destiny with Westward Expansion and the related aspects of political history, Native society and economic advancement.

Bell Ringer:

Review GV Far and Away questions from previous day.

Activities:

  1.  Watch Far and Away
  2. Read “The Billion Dollar Country,” from The Penguin History of the USA. Brogan, Hugh.  P. 377-406.

Agenda

In Uncategorized on January 12, 2016 at 12:42 pm

US History A

Objectives:

  • Evaluate the impact of WWII on the advancement of minorities in the US.

Bell Ringer:

Answer Rosie the Riviter Analysis questions

Activities:

  1.  Discuss Questions
  2. Review Effects of WWII on Social Groups
  3. Japanese Internment Videos
  4. Outline/Essay/CLSAssigns Due Thursday!!!

IB HOA P. 5/6

Objectives:

  • Identify and analyze the relationship between American Manifest Destiny with Westward Expansion and the related aspects of political history, Native society and economic advancement.

Bell Ringer:

Review GV Far and Away questions from previous day.

Activities:

  1.  Watch Far and Away
  2. Read “The Billion Dollar Country,” from The Penguin History of the USA.  Brogan, Hugh.  P. 377-406.

Agenda

In Uncategorized on January 11, 2016 at 1:08 pm

US History A

Objectives:

  • Identify the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and their significance in the World War.
  • Analyze the magnitude of the dropping of the A-bomb on world events.
  • Analyze the events surrounding the dropping of the atomic bombs in Japan to end WWII.
  • Discuss and judge Truman’s decision to drop the A-bomb and the implications of that decision.

Bell Ringer:

Complete A Bomb Discussion on Schoology

Activities:

  1.  Answer Point/Counterpoint
  2. Philosophical Chairs
  3. A-Bomb Reflection
  4. End of War Timeline Media Album

US History B

Objectives:

  • Analyze pictures from the Vietnam War
  • Describe the TET offensive and its effect on the American Public
  • Explain the domestic turbulence of 1968
  • Describe the 1968 presidential election
  • Describe Nixon’s policy of Vietnamization
  • Explain the public’s reaction the Vietnam war during Nixon’s presidency
  • Describe the end of US involvement and the final outcome in Vietnam
  • Examine the war’s painful legacy in the US and Southeast Asia

Bell Ringer:

Complete Vietnam Public Opinion Discussion

Activities:

  1.  Discuss Chart on Public Opinion
  2. GV Vietnam Tet Offensive Pt. I

IB HOA

Objectives:

  • Identify and analyze the relationship between American Manifest Destiny with Westward Expansion and the related aspects of political history, Native society and economic advancement.

Bell Ringer:

Access Prezi Westward Expansion Notes

Activites:

  1.  Discuss Notes
  2. Crash Course:  Manifest Destiny
  3. GV: Far and Away
  4. Read “The Billion Dollar Country,” from The Penguin History of the USA.  Brogan, Hugh.  P. 377-406.

Agenda

In Uncategorized on January 8, 2016 at 1:02 pm

US History A

Objectives:

  • Analyze the military campaigns, political decisions and efforts on the home front that won World War II.
  • Identify and describe the Allied plan, events or battles and eventual victory/liberation of Europe and the Pacific.
  • Identify and describe the Allied plan, events or battles and eventual victory over Japan.

Bell Ringer:

Review European vs Pacific Theater

Activities:

  1. Watch Iwo Jima Video
  2. WWII Soldier RAFT
  3. Discuss End of War Timeline

US History B

Objectives:

  • Describe the TET offensive and its effect on the American Public
  • Explain the domestic turbulence of 1968
  • Describe the 1968 presidential election
  • Describe Nixon’s policy of Vietnamization
  • Explain the public’s reaction the Vietnam war during Nixon’s presidency
  • Describe the end of US involvement and the final outcome in Vietnam
  • Examine the war’s painful legacy in the US and Southeast Asia

Bell Ringer:

Finish Ch 16 Sec 3/4 VOC

Activities:

  1.  Work on Vocab
  2. Complete Ch 16 Sec 3/4 VOC Quiz
  3. Work on GR:  LBJ 1968

IB HOA

Objectives:

  • Identify ideas, terms and events dealing with Westward Expansion in the US.
  • Analyze Westward Expansion in the US and its relationship to Manifest Destiny.
  • Examine a historical account and determine which meaning of history an author intends, the past itself or an account of that past.
  • Distinguish between fact or opinion of historical writing and determine if opinion is validated by supporting points.

Bell Ringer:

Sit in groups from previous class

Activities:

  1.  Complete 1 Group set of answers to questions from HOA Comp Text Reading/Jigsaw:
    • Canadian Confederation p 88-94      
    • US Mexican War p 95-103          
    • Canada A Nation p 104-108  
    • Native Plight  p. 109-112
  2. Present the Past/p. 14 Methods and Skills
  3. Methods and Skills p 11-17 Set A Ex 1-3
  4. Read the American Promise Text 305-314 and 339-357 as well as “The Planting of the West,” from The Penguin History of the USA.  Brogan, Hugh.  P. 219-48.

Agenda

In Uncategorized on January 7, 2016 at 1:24 pm

US History A

Objectives:

  • Analyze the military campaigns, political decisions and efforts on the home front that won World War II.
  • Identify and describe the Allied plan, events or battles and eventual victory/liberation of Europe and the Pacific.
  • Identify and describe the Allied plan, events or battles and eventual victory over Japan.

Bell Ringer:

Finish D-Day Research

Activities:

  1.  Complete D-Day Quiz
  2. Small Group:  CE Paper/WWII Quiz
  3. D-Day vs. The Pacific
  4. WWII RAFT
  5. End of War Timeline

US History B

Objecives:

  • Describe the TET offensive and its effect on the American Public
  • Explain the domestic turbulence of 1968
  • Describe the 1968 presidential election
  • Describe Nixon’s policy of Vietnamization
  • Explain the public’s reaction the Vietnam war during Nixon’s presidency
  • Describe the end of US involvement and the final outcome in Vietnam
  • Examine the war’s painful legacy in the US and Southeast Asia

Bell Ringer:

Finish GR:  My Lai

Activities:

  1.  Read aloud My Lai reading/Finish quiz
  2. Vietnam Term Notes IV
  3. Ch 16 Sec 3/4 VOC

IB HOA P. 6/7

Objectives:

  • Identify ideas, terms and events dealing with Westward Expansion in the US.
  • Analyze Westward Expansion in the US and its relationship to Manifest Destiny.

Bell Ringer:

Complete the LA Purchase and Manifest Destiny Discussion on Schoology

Activities:

  1.  Discuss Questions
  2. Manifest Destiny Schoolhouse Rock
  3. HOA Comp Text Reading/Jigsaw:
    • Canadian Confederation p 88-94      
    • US Mexican War p 95-103          
    • Canada A Nation p 104-108  
    • Native Plight  p. 109-112                                                                                                                                               
  4. Read the American Promise Text 305-314 and 339-357 as well as “The Planting of the West,” from The Penguin History of the USA.  Brogan, Hugh.  P. 219-48.

Agenda

In Uncategorized on January 6, 2016 at 1:04 pm

Advisory

  1. Announcements
  2. Show Picture of Product of PP
  3. 1/25 Will begin writing PP Report in English Classes

US History B

Objectives:

  • Identify how America became involved in Vietnam, the methods of jungle warfare and its effect on soldiers fighting in Vietnam as well as themes common with fighting in Vietnam.
  • Explain the draft policies that led to the Vietnam War becoming a working-class war.
  • Trace the roots of opposition to the war and draw conclusions as to the ethical questions surrounding such a policy in times of war.
  • Analyze various secondary sources to understand the reasons for entering the war in Vietnam.

Bell Ringer:

Review Vietnam Notes III

Activities:

  1. Discuss Vietnam Notes III
  2. Work on Vietnam Vocab Pres
  3. Present Terms
  4. GR:  My Lai Massacre

IB HOA P. 5

Objectives:

  • Identify ideas, terms and events dealing with Westward Expansion in the US.
  • Analyze Westward Expansion in the US and its relationship to Manifest Destiny.

Bell Ringer:

Complete the LA Purchase and Manifest Destiny Discussion on Schoology

Activities:

  1.  Discuss Questions
  2. Manifest Destiny Schoolhouse Rock
  3. HOA Comp Text Reading/Jigsaw:Canadian Confederation p 88-94

    US Mexican War p 95-103

    Canada A Nation p 104-108

    Native Plight  p. 109-112

  4. Read the American Promise Text 305-314 and 339-357 as well as “The Planting of the West,” from The Penguin History of the USA.  Brogan, Hugh.  P. 219-48.

IB HOA P 7

Objectives:

  • Identify events and people surrounding the Market Revolution in the US.
  • Analyze the relationship between the geographical expansion west in the US and the rise of the Market Revolution.

Bell Ringer:

Review Unit 2 Prezi Rise of Populism

Activities:

  1.  Discuss Rise of Populism Notes
  2. Market Revolution Analysis (Can do in pairs)/Due Friday
  3. Read the American Promise Text 305-314 and 339-357 as well as “The Planting of the West,” from The Penguin History of the USA.  Brogan, Hugh.  P. 219-48 by Monday

Agenda

In Uncategorized on January 5, 2016 at 1:11 pm

US History A

Objectives:

  • Analyze the military campaigns, political decisions and efforts on the home front that won World War II.
  • Identify and describe the Allied plan, events or battles and eventual victory/liberation of Europe and the Pacific.
  • Identify and describe the Allied plan, events or battles and eventual victory over Japan.

Bell Ringer:

Open and read through Research Guide D-Day

Activities:

  1.  Present Research Guide/Take D-Day Quiz
  2. Finish WWII Quiz #1/Finish Night Quiz

IB HOA P 5/6

Objectives:

  • Identify events and people surrounding the Market Revolution in the US.
  • Analyze the relationship between the geographical expansion west in the US and the rise of the Market Revolution.

Bell Ringer:

Review Unit 2 Prezi Rise of Populism

Activities:

  1.  Discuss Rise of Populism Notes
  2. Market Revolution Analysis (Can do in pairs)/Due Friday
  3. Read the American Promise Text 305-314 and 339-357 as well as “The Planting of the West,” from The Penguin History of the USA.  Brogan, Hugh.  P. 219-48 by Monday

 

Agenda

In Uncategorized on January 4, 2016 at 1:49 pm

US History A

Objectives:

  • Analyze the military campaigns, political decisions and efforts on the home front that won World War II.
  • Identify and describe the Allied plan, events or battles and eventual victory/liberation of Europe and the Pacific.
  • Identify and describe the Allied plan, events or battles and eventual victory over Japan.

Bell Ringer:

Review WWII Notes and Prezi

Activities:

  1.  Discuss WWII Notes
  2. Finish Night Quiz
  3. WWII Quiz #1
  4. Research Guide D-Day Invasion

US History B

Objectives:

  • Identify how America became involved in Vietnam, the methods of jungle warfare and its effect on soldiers fighting in Vietnam as well as themes common with fighting in Vietnam.
  • Explain the draft policies that led to the Vietnam War becoming a working-class war.
  • Trace the roots of opposition to the war and draw conclusions as to the ethical questions surrounding such a policy in times of war.
  • Analyze various secondary sources to understand the reasons for entering the war in Vietnam.

Bell Ringer:

Vietnam War Tactics Discussion

Activities:

  1.  Watch Video and complete Discussion
  2. Groups for Vocab Assign/Due Wed at end of class

IB HOA

Objectives:

  • Identify events and people surrounding the Market Revolution in the US.
  • Analyze the relationship between the geographical expansion west in the US and the rise of the Market Revolution.

Bell Ringer:

Review Unit 2 Prezi Dev of Industrial Nation

Activities:

  1.  Discuss Market Rev Notes
  2. Market Revolution Analysis (Can do in pairs)/Due Thursday
  3. Read the American Promise Text 305-314 and 339-357 as well as “The Planting of the West,” from The Penguin History of the USA.  Brogan, Hugh.  P. 219-48 by Monday