Honors_U.S._History

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

Presentations Due:  Friday October 12th

Day 1 and 2Choosing Sides Activity - Are you conservative, liberal or moderate?  Find out by taking the following Values Questionaire

Political Spectrum Values Questionaire

 Forming of Teams, deciding on an issue and research.  You will be forming teams and selecting an issue to debate.  Once you have an issue begin to research your topic.  Go to the Current Issues Debate Information Link below

 Current Issues Debate Information Link

Day 3 and Day 4:  Research, creating your Pear Deck and Organizing your debate

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.

Day 5:  Debate-go to the link below to see how you will be graded

Current Issues Debate Rubric Link

 





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.












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

U.S. History First Semester Final Study Guide

 

 

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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