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US History p. 1


  • Explain and justify the events behind the first shots fired in the Civil War at Ft. Sumter.
  • Discuss the reasons for the North and South leader’s shortsightedness about the war.
  • Identify the terms Ft. Sumter, Anaconda Plan, Iron Clad, Antietam and Shiloh.
  • Explain Lincoln’s motives for issuing the Emancipation Proclamation and the documents’ effects.
  • Examine a primary resource and interpret the complex message behind a seemingly straightforward event.
  • Identify the significance of the 54th Regiment and Robert Shaw and analyze its to explain whether there was “Glory” in their actions.
  • Explain the effects of the Civil War on the Southern Region of U.S.

Bell Ringer:

Finish #8 Ch 10 Sec 3-4 VOC Quiz


  1. Finish Quiz
  2. Emancipation Proclamation Discussion
  3. Choice Assign: (must complete 2 of 3)
    • #9 Ch 11 Sec 1-5 VOC
    • GR the Civil War
    • #10 GV: Glory.
  4. Complete #11 Ch 11 Sec 1-5 VOC Quiz by end of class Friday


  1. Announcements
  2. Report Cards/Update Credits Earned

US History p. 4


  • Identify political parties and their platform’s during the 1850’s with a focus on the Whigs, Democrats, Republicans, Know-Nothings and Free Soilers.
  • Compare and contrast the party platforms of the emerging parties during the 1850’s.
  • Identify and explain the historical significance of the Dred Scott case, the Lincoln-Douglas debates and the Freeport Doctrine.
  • Evaluate the opinions of Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas on the issue of slavery, popular sovereignty, the Kansas-Nebraska Act and the Dred Scott decision.

Bell Ringer:

Take out Playlist and review Choice Assign below


  1. Choice Assign:  Must do 2 of 3 assign
    • 1850’s Political Parties Hyperdoc
    • #7 Ch 10 Sec 3-4 VOC
    • Lincoln-Douglas Campaign Posters
  2. #8 Ch 10 Sec 3-4 VOC Quiz by end of class!!!

IB 20th Century World p. 5


  • Analyze the strategies and tactics of the French and FLN during the course of the Algerian War.
  • Apply ideas of the strategies and tactics of the Algerian War to evaluate effectiveness of the Morice Line, French technology, the Battle of Algiers and terror on the outcome of the war.

Bell Ringer:

Access the FLN vs. French Strategies/Tactics/Operations Chart from Schoology.


  1. Review Questions from Chart
  2. One half of room completes for FLN/other French p. 28-34 Smith text
  3. Pair up With Opposites
  4. Complete FLN vs. French Reflection by end of class
  5. Effects of Algerian War due Friday!

IB 20th Century World p. 7


  • Analyze the causes and combatants of Algerian War.

Bell Ringer:

Finish Comparing Perspectives FLN vs. French Questions


  1. Discuss FLN vs. French Questions
  2. Play Long and the Short of It MrW Production  
  3. Answer Causes of Algerian War Questions
  4. Discuss Questions
  5. Read 28-35 of Smith Text (PDF at bottom of assign)

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