UNIT THREE - The Roots of a Modern Nation
Chapter 7 - New Frontiers
In Class WednesdaY: Work on Chapter 7 Section 1 (Notes)
Due Thursday Jan 7: Notes for Section 1
Due Monday, 1/11: SQ3R Notes for Section 2
No new hw for Wednesday 1/13
Due Friday, 1/15: Your annotated Zinn reading.
Due Wednesday, 1/20: Reading notes, Chapter 7, Section 3 "Pushback"
FRIDAY: I won't be in on Friday, so I will miss you. Bring some work to do in class.
TUESDAY, 1/26 - No new homework.
QUIZ 7:3 Monday 2/1
Thursday 2/4 and Tuesday 2/9 No new homework.
Week of 2/8 - Imperialism continues
For Wednesday - Reading notes Sec 4
FRIDAY: TEST, Chapter 7
Week of 2/15
Week of 2/21
DUE TUESDAY - See Link to UNIT FOUR for your assignment
Thursday 1/9 In Class: Chinese Exclusion Act
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Monday: The Richest Men in American History (NY Times feature)
Wednesday in class: continue Richest Men worksheet; brief lecture Gilded Age (Mark Twain) and horizontal/vertical integration. Start Zinn, "Robber Barons..." reading and annotation.
Friday: Quiz on Section 2. Work on Zinn reading questions; discussion
Wedesday: In class (tentative:) The Power in Our Hands; Homestead. Possible quiz section 3
Friday in class: QUIET STUDY, your choice of subjects.
AND CONGRATULATIONS to our Fabulous Basketball team, broadcasters, and the Spirit Squad!! I watched the game on the new streaming TV feed!! So fun!
Tuesday, 1/26 in class: The Homestead Simulation. Bring your handout 8A.
Thursday: Homestead video.
To Study for the quiz - fill out this chart (see photo)
Monday & Thursday:
In class Hawaii's Last Queen; Imperialism discussion; The SpAm War; the War in the Philippines...
Monday Feb 8
Happy Mardi Gras! (tomorrow....)
- Continue "Reading Like a Historian" - the USS Maine; the War in the Philippines.
Wednesday Feb 10
DUE: Reading Notes, Chapter 7 Sec 4; Also bring your Reading Like a Historian materials to class (from Monday)
Quiz, section 4.
Wednesday Feb 17 In class - The White Man's Burden - analyzing political cartoons; and Chapter 10, section 1
FRIDAY FEB 18 - Reading Notes, Ch 10, Section 1
"Becoming a World Power" (expect a quiz); continue "White Man's Burden" (Sorry! I forgot to revisit this!) We'll finish this up on Tuesday.