Friday, March 27, 2015

Friday, March 27

WORLD HISTORY
  • Watched video about the Miracle at Dunkirk. Took notes and turned them in.
APWH
  • Turned in summaries
  • Test on chapter 35
  • Began work on chapter 36 summaries.  Those will be due the day we get back from break, April 7.
  • Reading schedule for chapter 36:
    • Fri 835-840
    • Sat 840-845
    • Sun 846-850
    • Mon 850-855
    • Tue 855-861

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Wednesday & Thursday, March 25 & 26

WORLD HISTORY
  • Students turned in journals.
  • Students turned in review sheets.
  • Students took the test on Russian Revolution and Totalitarianism
  • Watched the interviews with survivors of the Holocaust and took notes.
APWH
  • Discussed the comparative essay.
  • Period 2: played a review game.
  • Period 4: worked on chapter 35 summaries while I was at a meeting.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Tuesday, March 24

WORLD HISTORY
  • Students worked on the review sheet. It will be due on Wednesday/Thursday, March 25/26
  • Played games to review the vocabulary for the unit.
  • Work on the journals.  They will be due Wednesday/Thursday, March 25-26.
    • Must be typed
    • Must include the questions (just copy and paste, then add your answers)
    • Will be graded on in-depth, thoughtful responses.
APWH
  • Watched the last clip from Gandhi on the march to the sea and Indian independence
  • Had some time to work on chapter summaries for chapter 35.

Monday, March 23, 2015

Monday, March 23

WORLD HISTORY
    • Must be typed
    • Must include the questions (just copy and paste, then add your answers)
    • Will be graded on in-depth, thoughtful responses.
APWH
  • Watched a couple of excerpts from Gandhi
  • Summarized a few key events with regard to Indian nationalism. Started these but didn't finish. We'll finish in class on Tuesday:
    • Indian National Congress
    • Massacre at Amritsar
    • Government of India Act 

Friday, March 20, 2015

Friday, March 20

WORLD HISTORY
APWH
  • Watched the end of Animal Farm.
  • Took ch. 31-34 test.  If you were absent, expect to take it in class on Monday.
  • Remember to pay for the AP test by Friday, the 27th.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Wednesday/Thursday, March 18 & 19

WORLD HISTORY


    • Must be typed
    • Must include the questions (just copy and paste, then add your answers)
    • Will be graded on in-depth, thoughtful responses.
APWH
  • Notes: Mussolini, cultural responses to WWI
  • Reviewed chapters 31-32 test and 33 test
  • Began a portion of Animal Farm

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Tuesday, March 17

WORLD HISTORY
  • Continued film.  Be sure to begin work on the journals.  They will be due Wednesday/Thursday, March 25-26.
    • Must be typed
    • Must include the questions (just copy and paste, then add your answers)
    • Will be graded on in-depth, thoughtful responses.
APWH
  • Notes: Lenin & Stalin
  • Discussed the 6 characteristics of fascism

Monday, March 16, 2015

Monday, March 16

WORLD HISTORY
  • Continue Schindler's List
  • Here are the journals.  They must be typed and you must include the questions.  Due date will be announced in class.

APWH
  • Notes on chapter 34: economic situation after WWI

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Wednesday/Thursday, March 11-12

WORLD HISTORY
  • Complete the Progression of the Holocaust activity
  • Students turned in the Schindler's List permission slip (was due Tuesday)
APWH
  •  Notes on WWI
  • Began video: Shell Shock.  We will continue in class on Friday before the test.  See me for the question sheet.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Tuesday, March 10

WORLD HISTORY
  • Reviewed Russian Revolution benchmark.  We will take it again on Wednesday/Thursday.
  • Continued the Progression of the Holocaust.
APWH
  • Notes: chapter 33 WWI

Monday, March 09, 2015

Monday, March 9

WORLD HISTORY
  • Completed Hitler's Rise in Government and turned in.  See last Friday for link to assignment.
  • Began the Progression of the Holocaust.  See me if you were absent.
  • Schindler's List permission slip due Tuesday
APWH
  • Registered for the AP test
  • WWI Map. You can pick up a copy in class Tuesday if you were absent.

Friday, March 06, 2015

Friday, March 6

WORLD HISTORY
APWH
  • Students turned in chapter 32 summaries and essay.
  • Took the 31-32 test
  • Returned papers
  • Reading schedule for chapter 33:
    • Fri 763-767
    • Sat 767-772
    • Sun 772-777
    • Mon 777-782
    • Tue 782-787

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Wednesday/Thursday, March 4/5

WORLD HISTORY
APWH
  • Students wrote a practice CCOT essay using the Middle East chart.  Students then turned in the chart.
  • Played a game called the Scramble for Africa to demonstrate European imperialism in Africa.

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

Tuesday, March 3

WORLD HISTORY
  • Russian Revolution benchmark
  • Hitler's speech excerpt with questions
  • Discussed the 6 Characteristics of Fascism.  Pick up the handout for the speech and fascism in class.
APWH
  • Discussed US imperialism in Latin America and the Pacific
  • Video excerpt: Hawaii's Last Queen.  See the excerpts below. Quality is not great, but stick with it.