Classwork: Today we looked at the good, bad and ugly regarding thesis statements. We also reviewed appropriate sources and how to write an outline.
Classwork: Today we spent the class period in the library working on the research paper. You should be gathering your print sources.
Research Paper Topics
Classwork: Today we used both class periods for LA
Classwork: Today we took the TURN OF THE CENTURY unit test!
Classwork: Today we continued to watch Far & Away. Kahoot Review for test.
Homework: Study for test
Classwork: Today we continued to watch Far and Away.
Homework: Study for test. Work on Far and Away questions. Read Ch. 17 in the textbook. Optional: Complete the reading challenge online
Classwork: Today we started watching the Film Far and Away, which will give us a film adaptation of the Turn of the Century.
Homework: Industrialist Activity due tomorrow.
Classwork: Today we looked at different groups of progressives and reform movements during the turn of the century. We moved to different stations around the classroom to see what problems were taking place at the turn of the century. If you were absent today please complete the optional homework below to compensate for the missed notes.
Homework: None! Optional: Read chapter 16 in the textbooks and watch video below
Classwork: Today we took notes on Immigration during the early 1900s and the impact this had on the US. We also discussed how this impacted the American Dream and the concept of the Gilded Age. Any remaining time was used to work on industrialist activity.
Homework: Read Ch 14 in the textbook. Optional: Complete the reading challenge through the online textbook. I also put some videos below about Ellis Island if this interested you.
Today we did not have school in honor of Veterans Day. Please take a moment to think about and/or honor those who have given their service to fight for our freedom and this country. See you on Monday.
Classwork: Today we took notes on the Rise of Industry and how indstury/business grew during the Turn of the Century. I introduced the Industrialist Activity and the rest of class was used to work on this assignment.
Homework: Continue to work on Industrialist Activity
Classwork: Today we took notes on the different inventors and inventions during the 19th century.
Classwork: Today we started looking at how westward expansion impacted different groups of people after the Civil War. We took notes on the conflicts of westward expansion.
Classwork: Today we took our civil war/reconstruction unit test
Classwork: Today we reviewed for our unit test. Civil War Kahoot Review.
Homework: Study for test! Crash Course Videos below - supplemental if you want extra review for the test.
Classwork: Today we continued to discuss reconstruction and how it impacted/affected different parts of society. We also analyzed Political Cartoons from the Reconstruction era.
Homework: Study for Test
Thursday 3/15: 1950s Unit Test
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
- Research Q/Thesis "How To"
- Dead Words/Active Voice
- Citation Guide
- Easy Bib How-to
- Outline How-To
- Outline Template
- Outline Guide
- Thesis Writing