APUSH 2008

 

Monday

Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
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2 Make 10 copies of your test questions for class today.

Project Due

Finish Seminar and Discuss current examples of Transcendentalism.

 

HW: Zinn Letter

Rise of Mass Democracy Test Thursday

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4  Zinn Letter Due

Rise of Mass Democracy FRQ/MCQ

 

HW:

Due 12/11

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1. Review "Market Revolution" Examine the effects of early industrial development on labor and society. Be able to show how the change from sustenance to a market economy affected workers, farmers and women.

KNOW:

Effects of early industrial development on labor and society

HW:  Was Civil War inevitable?

Antebellum South:

You are responsible for all points covered! Create a  PERSIA chart in your notebook. Use the PowerPoint and the outline below to categorize events in the Antebellum South.

HW: Read, highlight PERSIA, Print and put in your notes:

Antebellum South Outline

 "Peculiar Institution" Outline

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Chapters 14-16 Due

The Constitutional Dimensions of the Slavery Controversy:

Territorial Expansion and the Slave Controversy

 

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12    ICE DAY

 

 

 

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16      14-16 MCQ

14-16 To know list

 

 

  1. Introduce Territorial Expansion and the Slave Controversy
  2. MCQ
  3. DBQ Tutorial

 

HW: Work on Territorial Expansion and the Slave Controversy

 

 

 

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Happy Hanukah! 

22    Essay Due

Seminar: In what sense did the dispute over slavery during the first half of the 19th century become a constitutional issue? What impact did this have on the slave controversy? What does this reveal about the role of the constitution in American politics?

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HW: Chapter 17-19 due when you get back from break

 

Manifest Destiny

Chapter 17: Expansionism and Manifest Destiny

Outline: 1850s Decade of Controversy

17-19 To know list

Modern Day Slavery

 

Merry Christmas!

Happy New Year!

 

 

 

 

 

 

APUSH December 2007-08

 

 

Monday

Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Chapter 16: The South and the Slavery Controversy

 

Howard Zinn Chapter 9

Manifest Destiny

3 Writing Workshop: Thesis Statements 4

Review "Market Revolution" Examine the effects of early industrial development on labor and society. Be able to show how the change from sustenance to a market economy affected workers, farmers and women.

KNOW:

bullet Effects of early industrial development on labor and society
bullet Lowell Mills: Lowell Mill Girls
bullet Transportation revolutions: the steamboat, canal and railroad

 

 

Chapter 16 Text Qs Due Friday

 

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Hudson River School Power Point Courtesy of Ms Susan Pojer

Know: Purpose, characteristics, issues and themes. Be able to apply this to three of the paintings represented.

HW:

  1. What is Transcendentalism?
  2. American Literature and  Transcendentalism:
  • How do Walt Whitman, Emily Dickenson and Frederick Douglas express the ideas of the transcendental movement in their literature. Be specific!

 

 

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Cult of Domesticity:

HW: Review Zinn Chapter 9

FRQ Due Monday

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Chapter 16 Text Qs Due

Chapter 16: The South and the Slavery Controversy 10 11 12

 

View: The Middle Passage

HW:

1.View  Antebellum South Power Point:

You are responsible for all points covered! Create a  PERSIA chart in your notebook. Use the PowerPoint and the outline below to categorize events in the Antebellum South.

2. Read, highlight PERSIA, Print and put in your notes:

Antebellum South Outline

 "Peculiar Institution" Outline

 

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Snow Day

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View: The Middle Passage

HW:

1.View  Antebellum South Power Point:

You are responsible for all points covered! Create a  PERSIA chart in your notebook. Use the PowerPoint and the outline below to categorize events in the Antebellum South.

2. Read, highlight PERSIA, Print and put in your notes:

Antebellum South Outline

 

 

 

 

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The Slave Controversy

DBQ: Slavery and Sectional Attitudes, 1830-1860

Text pg A112

 Writing the DBQ(Review)

 

 

HW: Chapter 17-19 due when you get back from break

 

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DBQ: Slavery and Sectional Attitudes, 1830-1860

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     Review

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MCQ 13-15

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Manifest Destiny

Chapter 17: Expansionism and Manifest Destiny

Territorial Expansion and the Slave Controversy

Work on Chapter 18 -19 Discussion Qs

Outline: 1850s Decade of Controversy

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Merry Christmas!

Happy New Year!

 

 

 

 

 

 

2006-07

 

Monday

Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
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Chapter 16: The South and the Slavery Controversy

Antebellum South Outline

Howard Zinn Chapter 9 Qs (BUY THE BOOK! 25 points extra credit!)

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Review Chp. 15

HW: Buy Zinn A Peoples History and begin Reading Chapter 9

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View  Antebellum South Power Point: You are responsible for all points covered! Key terms/events listed in the powerpoint should be defined in your notes.

HW: Zinn /Chapter 16

Chapter 16 Text Qs

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The Slave Controversy

"Peculiar Institution" Outline

Frederick Jackson Turner Excerpt

 

 

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View: The Middle Passage

 

 

 

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Chapter 16 Due

The American History Quiz (not really a quiz, don't panic)

 

 

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Chapter 16 Text Qs

see Changes!

 

13 14  Zinn Qs Due (Thank Margaux!)

DBQ: Slavery and Sectional Attitudes, 1830-1860

Text pg A112

15Happy Hanukkah!

Work with a partner to find docs (PERSIA)

DBQ: Slavery and Sectional Attitudes, 1830-1860

Text pg A112

Due Monday!

Santa Merk's Writing Work Shop

text pgs 371- 433 due by January 2nd Do it QS by FRIDAY for bonus 10!
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Intro and Thesis

HW: Chapter 17-19 due Friday for Bonus 10!

19 20 Manifest Destiny

 

Discuss Chapter 17: Expansionism and Manifest Destiny

 

HW: Begin Territorial Expansion and the Slave Controversy

21 Territorial Expansion and the Slave Controversy

Work on Chapter 18 -19 Discussion Qs

Outline: 1850s Decade of Controversy

 

 

 

22 Territorial Expansion and the Slave Controversy - Discuss

DBQ: Slavery and Sectionalism should make more sense now...

Merry Christmas!

Happy New Year!

  Christmas Break -- Enjoy!

Wishing you and your families a very peaceful holiday - Merk