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U.S. History First Semester Final Study Guide

Week of November 16-20 The Roaring Twenties

- Introduction to the Roaring Twenties

 




Week of October 23

  • Current Issues Debate - Conclusion and Group/Self Evaluations
  • Persuasive Essays - Silver 1 and 2 practice.  Blue 1 and 2 graded
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





Week of October 9 - Working on the debate:  Picking topics, researching and creating a Pear Deck

Week of October 16th - Presentations due

Debating the issues

Take the following values questionaire to determine where you fit on the Political Spectrum -Political Spectrum Values Questionaire

Information on the Activity:  - Current Issues Debate Information Link

How to create your Pear Deck:  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.

How your group will be graded: Current Issues Debate Rubric Link

 





Week of Wednesday Jan. 4

Introduction to the Great Depression
-Movie:  Cinderella Man
-Notes - Stock Market Crash and Causes of the Great Depression
Week of Jan. 11th
"Brother Can You Spare A Dime" WebQuest - an activity that describes the impact that the Great Depression had on individuals

 

 

U.S. History First Semester Final Study Guide

 

 Week of October 3

Election unit - Debating the issues

 Current Issues Debate Information Link

Current Issues Debate Rubric Link

 Pear Deck Tutorial Link

 November :   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

 

Week of December The Roaring Twenties
- Introduction to the Roaring Twenties

 

 

 

 

 

Week of October 3

Election unit - Debating the issues

 
 

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

 Week of December The Roaring Twenties

- Introduction to the Roaring Twenties

Week of December 14-18 - First Semester Final

 

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