Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

US I - 11/15 & 11/16

Notes: Road to Independence CLICK HERE

REMINDER:

Test: FRIDAY, 11/17

Review Sheet:  CLICK HERE

Handed back EKG Chart and Stamp Act questions

Kahoot! Review

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

US I - 11/14/17

Notes: Road to Independence CLICK HERE

- Notes: Boston is Brewing; Tea Party Movement; Intolerable - Coercive Acts; Colonial Reaction


Video: The Story of Us -- Boston Massacre & Lexington and Concord

Start 18:50 - 29:50



REMINDER:

Test: FRIDAY, 11/17

Review Sheet:  CLICK HERE

US II - 11/14/17 & 11/15/17


Notes:
The Age of Expansion CLICK HERE

Roosevelt's Big Ditch
Colossus of the North
Not Just the Caribbean

Activity:

Look at the cartoons and document the following:

A. Visual Distortion
B. Symbolism
C. Argument (using text in cartoon, what is the author's point of view?)



Monday, November 13, 2017

US II - 11/13/17


-Yellow Journalism Projects - Returned
-Quiz - Corrected

-- Imperialism Activity: CLICK HERE

Cause and Effect Graphic Organizer Filled Out CLICK HERE

Notes:
The Age of Expansion CLICK HERE

The Empire Begins
Resistance Begins
The Other Territories
  • (Teller Amendment- said US liberates Cuba and walks away)
  • (Platt Amendment - Cuba has a constitution and gov't BUT US can get involved in Cuba whenever necessary [whenever they want])

Tomorrow: Roosevelt's Big Ditch




US I - 11/13/17

Notes: Road to Independence CLICK HERE

- Notes: First Revenue Tax; In All Cases Whatsoever; Boston is Brewing


Video: The Revolution -- Bloody, Bloody, Boston



1:00 - 13:29


Part #1

1. How did colonists interpret "taxation" differently from the British government?
2. What "endless cycle", in regard to British taxation, occurred over and over during the 1760s?

13:39-22:10

Part #2

1. Why was the Boston Massacre not really a massacre, according to historians?
2. If the tax on tea was only 3 cents, why did the colonists resent it so much?
Topic: Causes of the American Revolution

- EKG Timeline

Activity CLICK HERE


REMINDER:

Test: FRIDAY, 11/17

Review Sheet:  CLICK HERE

Monday, November 6, 2017

US II - 11/6/17

Topic:  

-- Imperialism Activity

CLICK HERE

-- If you did not finish in class it's due Monday, November 13th

-- (cross out Hawaii and Mexico)




The Age of Expansion CLICK HERE