PrepUS 3rd Quarter

The homework assigned after the Midterm was to complete the Mexican War Reading

Monday, 1/26-Thursday, 1/29: we got our new seating assignments for the 3rd quarter; we reviewed our 2nd quarter progress reports; we reviewed the subjective questions from the midterm exam; we used our 1st and 2nd quarter progress reports to calculate grades and set goals, using the 2nd Semester Goal Sheet – a parent must sign this and it must be returned next class; we went over some current events; we reviewed the homework by working as a group to pair up the terms and identifications from the reading contained on the Mexican War Dating Game Cards

Tuesday, 2/3: Wednesday, 2/4: we handed in our signed goal sheets from last class; we discussed the first part of the Points of Conflict Presentation using the Points of Conflict Notes Master; homework is to have a parent sign the Glory Permission Slip

Wednesday, 2/4: we handed in our signed goal sheets from last class; we discussed the Points of Conflict Presentation using the Points of Conflict Notes Master; we worked on the The Middle Passage Reading and Questions together in class; homework is to complete the The Middle Passage Reading and Questions if it wasn’t done in class and to have a parent sign the Glory Permission Slip

Thursday, 2/5: we finished the the Points of Conflict Presentation using the Points of Conflict Notes Master; we worked on the The Middle Passage Reading and Questions together in class; homework is to complete the The Middle Passage Reading and Questions if it wasn’t done in class and to have a parent sign the Glory Permission Slip

Friday, 2/6-Monday, 2/9: we watched Glory and worked on the Glory Movie Questions; homework was to use the Secession and War Master to answer the Secession and War Presentation Questions

Tuesday, 2/10-Wednesday, 2/11: we finished watching Glory and completed the Glory Movie Questions; homework is to label, color, and study the US 1860 Map no labels map; use the US 1860 Map and the 1860 Map Activity directions (we will have a map quiz next class)

Thursday, 2/12 (Black Day): we completed our US in 1860 map quiz; we we completed the The War Rages Presentation Handout using the The War Rages Presentation; homework is to complete the Civil War Battles, 1863-65 reading

Friday, 2/13 (Orange Day – Winter Carnival Day – 25 minute class): we completed our US in 1860 map quiz; no homework

Monday, 2/23-Tuesday, 2/24: assisted study hall day

Wednesday, 2/25-Thursday, 2/26: we we completed the The War Rages Presentation Handout using the The War Rages Presentation; homework is to prepare for our content quiz using the CW Content Quiz Study List

Friday, 2/27-Monday, 3/2: we completed our content quiz in class; we completed the The War Ends Presentation in class; we read a portion of the Fire of Patriotism – Down East Magazine together; homework was to complete the Maine in the CW Reading Questions exercise

Tuesday, 3/3-Wednesday, 3/4: we completed the Reconstruction Notes Sheet using the Reconstruction Presentation; homework is to start preparing for our unit exam using the Civil War and R…ject Option

Thursday, 3/5-Friday, 3/6: we used the remote-control game to study for exam

Monday, 3/9-Tuesday, 3-10: we took our Unit 5 Civil War Exam; homework is to complete the American Anthem Ch 9-1 Questions

Wednesday, 3/11-Thursday, 3/12: we discussed current events; we reviewed the Manifest Destiny homework; we discussed the Settling the Western Frontier Presentation; we began watching America, the Story of Us: Heartland and completing the The Story of Us – Heartland Questions; homework is to complete Native American Struggles Reading and Questions

Monday, 3/16 (Black Day): we finished watching America, the Story of Us: Heartland and completing the The Story of Us – Heartland Questions; we discussed the Imperialism Presentation Handout; homework is to complete the Inventions Change Society

Tuesday, 3/17 (Orange Day): we finished watching America, the Story of Us: Heartland and completing the The Story of Us – Heartland Questions; we discussed the Imperialism Presentation Handout; homework is to read and annotate THE ROUGH RIDERS and answer the questions at the end

Wednesday, 3/18-Thursday, 3/19: we discussed the Westward Expansion Map Activity that will be due next class: label the Westward Expansion Outline Map using the Westward Expansion Labeled Map to locate the states and regions and the Indian Wars 1864-1890 to locate the Indian battles; we completed the Big Business Presentation; we worked in groups to complete the Captain of Industry or Robber Baron Activity using the Andrew Carnegie reading, John D Rockefeller reading, and JP Morgan reading; homework is to complete map and the Big Business HW Reading and Questions

Friday, 3/20-Monday, 3/23: assisted study hall day

Tuesday, 3/24:

Wednesday, 3/25 (half day): we completed the Captain of Industry or Robber Baron Activity in class; homework was to study the Westward Expansion Labeled Map for a quiz next class

Thursday, 3/26:

Friday, 3/27: we completed our Westward Migration Map quiz in class; we read and annotated the Big Business Presentation; homework was to complete the Progressivism Reading and start preparing for our Unit 6 exam using the Unit 6 Study Guide Project Option

Monday, 3/31:

Tuesday, 4/1-Wednesday, 4/2: we used the remote control game to prepare for our exam; homework is to prepare for the exam and organize your folder according to the 3rd Quarter Portfolio Directions

Thursday, 4/3-Friday, 4/4: we took our Unit 6 America Expands Exam; homework was to complete the Causes of WWI Reading and the 1914 Europe Map Activity using the Europe at War, 1914 map and the Europe in 1914 Outline Map