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HONORS U.S. History 2nd Semester Study Guide


Week of April 16-20

Civil Rights Movement Activity - Groups will have 2 full days of research

Civil Rights Movement Famous People and Topics Link

Civil Rights Movement Activity Link

Rubric for Civil Rights Movement Activity Link

Week of April 23-27 - Working on Presentations

Students will have two days to complete the following;

  1. Create a WeVideo to introduce their Civil Rights Movement people and topic
  2. Create a lesson to teach their peers - possible ideas:  use Peardeck(tutorial below), Prezi, PowerPoint, etc...
  3. Create a way to assess their peers understanding - Kahoot, quizzlet,  etc.....

Week of April 30 - May 4 - Presentations Due

  • Students will begin presentations on Civil Rights Movement Activity
  • Three presentations per class period           

Pear Deck Tutorial Link -

U-tube video link by Alli Winterle(Mr. Roiko's amazing daughter) https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B4B3gNFHQbdhU0ZaQjloUU9VbFU/view?usp=sharing

How to share a Pear Deck for Collaboration -  Go to this site to learn how to share your Pear Deck with group members so everyone can edit it.





Week of January 29

 WWII Introduction

  • WWII Map
  • WWII PowerPoint - Part I: The Road to War
  • Dr. Beers - College Prep Information

 Week of Feb. 5th

    WWII PowerPoint - Part II: War in Europe                                                                                                                                                     
  • Video: Band of Brothers

Week of Feb. 12th

  • Japanese Internment Camp Activity-"Fear" and "Nowhere to Go"
  • Korematsu vs the United States - Was the internment of Japanese Americans Constitutional?
  • Homework: Study for Quiz Map WWII
  • Ch. 39 Discussion Questions -
  • Quiz: Map WWII
  • Due: Korematsu Decision - Closing Argument
  • The Decision to drop the Atomic Bomb

Week of Wednesday Jan. 4


Introduction to the Great Depression
-Economy of the 1920s: Synthesizing Pieces of Evidence
-Notes - Stock Market Crash and Causes of the Great Depression
-Notes on the Stock Market Crash and Causes of the Great Depression
-Start the New Deal on Trial - a mock trial on FDR and his New Deal Programs. 
-conclusion of the mock trial:  The New Deal on Trial
-writing a persuasive essay - Did FDR's New Deal programs ultimately help or hurt us?





Honors First semester Final Study Guide

Week of November 27 - December 1 The Roaring Twenties

- Introduction to the Roaring Twenties


 






WWI Unit

Day 1 and 2 :  Alliances Simulation and WWI Map                                                                                                                                                                                    Day 3:  Causes of WWI - PowerPoint                                                                                                                                                                                                           Day 4:  WWI Propaganda Activity - Should the United States Get Involved?                                                                                                                                  Day 5:  Presentations of Propaganda Activity and The failures of the Treaty of Versailles

Day 6:  WWI Conclusion - Test over notes/power points and map - 50 points.
Use the following PowerPoints to prepare for your test
 
 PowerPoint - WWI Propaganda - WWIWartimePropaganda.pptWWIWartimePropaganda.ppt

 






Unit II:  Debating current issues - Where do you stand on the issues?

Presentations Due:

Silver 1 and 2:  Thursday October 12th

Blue 1 and 2:  Friday October 13th

Political Spectrum Values Questionaire

 Current Issues Debate Information Link

Current Issues Debate Rubric Link

 Pear Deck Tutorial Link -

How to share a Pear Deck for Collaboration -  Go to this site to learn how to share your Pear Deck with group members so everyone can edit it.






Second Semester Final Study Guide

 

 

Week of April 17th - Cold War Conclusion

  • Peer and Self-Evaluation on Cold War Museum Project
  • Cold War Terms -  Please answer the following questions in complete sentences and in your own words (no cutting and pasting).  Cold War Terms Link .   Due:  End of Class April 19th

 

 

Week of April 3rd - Cold War Museum Project

- Creating Web Sites - Weebly.com and WeVideo

Projects due: 

Blue 1 and 2 - Thursday April 14

Silver 1 and 3 - Friday April 15

Blue 3 and Silver 2 - Monday April 18 and Tuesday April 19th

 

Honors First semester Final Study Guide

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PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION ACTIVITY LINK

 Week of October 3

Election unit - Debating the issues

Political Spectrum Values Questionaire

 Current Issues Debate Information Link

Current Issues Debate Rubric Link

 Pear Deck Tutorial Link

 

 






























 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 


 

Week of October 3

Election unit - Debating the issues

Political Spectrum Values Questionaire

Current Issues Debate Information Link

WWII Activities

 Week of Feb. 8-11 WWII Introduction

  • WWII Map
  • Movie - My Way

Week of Feb. 15-19

  • Due: WWII Map
  • Dr. Beers - College Prep Information
  • WWII PowerPoint - Part I: The Road to War

Week of Feb. 22-26

    WWII PowerPoint - Part II: War in Europe
  • Video: Band of Brothers
  • Japanese Internment Camp Activity-"Fear" and "Nowhere to Go"
  • Korematsu vs the United States - Was the internment of Japanese Americans Constitutional?
  • Homework: Study for Quiz Map WWII
  • Ch. 39 Discussion Questions - Due Friday
  • Quiz: Map WWII
  • Due: Korematsu Decision - Closing Argument
  • The Decision to drop the Atomic Bomb
  • Introduction to Cold War Museum Project
  • Video: Band of Brothers
  • WWII PowerPoint: Part I The Road to War

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

November 2-13 :   WWI Unit

Day 1 and 2 :  Introduction to WWI - Watch movie War Horse
Day 3: Alliances Simulation and WWI Map
Day 4:  Causes of WWI - PowerPoint  and   WWI Propaganda Activity - Should the United States Get Involved?
Day 5:  Presentations of Propaganda Activity and The failures of the Treaty of Versailles
Day 6:  WWI Conclusion - Test over notes/power points and map - 50 points.
Use the following PowerPoints to prepare for your test
 
 PowerPoint - WWI Propaganda - WWIWartimePropaganda.pptWWIWartimePropaganda.ppt

 WWI - Ch. 33 and 34 DQs.pdfWWI - Ch. 33 and 34 DQs.pdf

Week of November 16-20 The Roaring Twenties

- Introduction to the Roaring Twenties

Week of December 14-18 - First Semester Final

Honors First semester Final Study Guide

 

 

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