Classwork: Today we watched an episode of the PBS, Prohibition.
Homework: None...make sure Final Draft is uploaded by tomorrow night. Have a wonderful and safe Winter Break! See you in 2017....finally.
Classwork: Today we reviewed the idea of the American Dream and how the 1920s might change this idea for many individuals. We compared our generation to that of the 1920s. We loooked at slang from the 20s and created skits to portray the language of the decade.
Homework: All process work due tomorrow
Classwork: Today we spent the class period in the library - this is your last work day for the research paper. Due by Wednesday 12/21
Homework: Submission window is open for FINAL DRAFT
Classwork: Today we dsicussed prohibition and the impact it had on social culture in the 1920s. We also took notes on the Harlem Renaissance and the revival of the KKK.
1920s Intro Notes
Classwork: Today we spent class peer editing our rough drafts.
Classwork: We took a quiz on US Imperialism, WWI and Progressive Presidents. After the quiz you worked on the 1920S Prosperity DQB
Homework: Rough Draft, 1920s DBQ
Classwork: Today I checked/revised Theis #2. We took notes on why the got involved in WWI and how it impacted different groups of people at home. You had two optsions today in class to review WWI.
#1 - Read the following pages in the textbook
#2 - Complete the WWI Timeline activity.
Homework: Study for quiz tomorrow. (Partner quiz, no notes)
Classwork: Today we were in the library working on the research paper - you should be focusing on your rough draft.
Homework: Work on Rough Draft - Please read Chapter 20 in the text book (Spanish-American War)
Classwork: Today we peer edited our works cited. We continued to look at US Imperialism in the 1900s by focusing on the 6 countires the US was inovled with. If you were absent please read Chapter 21 in the textbook.
Homework: Please read Chapter 20 in the textbook (Spanish-American War) - by Monday.
Classwork: Today we reviewed progressive presidents in the early 1900s. We took notes US Imperialism in the early 1900s.
Homework: Please bring a hard copy of your works cited to class tomrorow. Upload a copy of your source analysis sheet to turnitin.com
Classwork: Today we peer edited our outlines for the research paper. The rest of class was used for LA today.
Homework: Please fill out the Progressive Era Presidents chart. You will need to watch the crash course video below and read Ch 18 in the textbook.
Classwork: Today we spent the class period in the library working on our research paper. At some point during class you needed to have your thesis checked off.
Homework: Outline due tomorrow. (Hard copy in class, uplaod to turnitin.com)
Classwork: Today we continued to work on the research paper in the computer lab.
Tuesday 10/24: Abolitionist Profile
Semester 2 Final
Civil Rights -1960s
Semester 1 - Finals
Turn of the Century
Colonial America/New Nation
- Assignment Sheet
- Thesis Refinement Sheet
- Writing PPT
- Source Annotation
- Source Annotation Sample
- Checklist/Peer Edit
- JP Topics
- Research Q/Thesis "How To"
- Dead Words/Active Voice
- Citation Guide
- Easy Bib How-to
- Outline How-To
- Outline Template
- Outline Guide
- Thesis Writing