Saturday, March 28, 2015

ROARING TWENTIES ONE-PAGER ASSIGNMENT

DUE: MONDAY, APRIL 6

50 POINTS

TITLE PAGE: 20 POINTS

Look at your "One-Pager" Directions from first quarter. If you don't have it... create a title page that has 10 Google images and 5 quotes from the decade.  Come up with a "title" and a "storyline" for your essay.

ESSAY:  30 POINTS

Prompt: 

Why is the decade of the 1920's (1920-29) called "Roaring Twenties?"  In what ways did the economic, political, and social development help create this reputation?

Requirements:

Typed...size 12 font...single-spaced...you cannot go over a page.
Gray-Area Thesis...supported throughout the entire essay.
Historical Facts (cowbell) from the variety of sources listed below.
You must Cite at least three (3) sources used in ( )...i.e. (Lecture) or (Pagaent) or (Fasttrack) or (Crash Course), etc.
A sound and sophisticated conclusion ( you could look at the Long Essay/6 Point Rubric to guide you!)
No errors!

SOURCES TO USE:

Pageant, Ch. 31 "American Life in the "Roaring  20's" & 32 - "The Politics of Boom & Bust"
Fast Track 15 - Conservatism and Cultural Diversity in the 1920's
Lecture/Slide Notes (handed out Friday)- "The New Era: 1920's"
Interactive Notes (gave to you Friday...glue in NB...fill out Economic graphs...look at graphic organizer
Crashcourse #33 on "Roaring 20's"
ABC Video series (Parts 1-3) - "Boom to Bust" 45 minutes

SEE YOU MONDAY...

We will test...Warring and Roaring on Wed.

Friday, March 27, 2015

FRIDAY, MARCH 27
"Average number of bathing suits sold in America every second: 4"
 
Hand back Foreign Policy Quizzam
 
Handout Roaring 20's Fast Track and Interactive NB materials
 
I will post the One-Pager for The Roaring 20's tonight!
 
LECTURE:  WWI
 
"What did the U.S. "get" out of its involvement in WWI besides the 19th Amendment and a big ol' swirly"?
 
Happy Spring Break...D-Day is upon us!

Thursday, March 26, 2015

                             THUSDAY, MARCH 26
"In 1992, 55,142 people were injured by jewelry!?"
 
WWI SLIDE/LECTURE:
 
Interactive Notebook materials...
 
WE WILL NOT QUIZ ON FRIDAY...we will Lecture/Discuss...
 
Your Spring Break Assignment is still on...we will quiz you upon your return
 
"Warring and Roaring"
 
More specifics later

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

TUESDAY, MARCH 25
"The IRS processes more than 2 billion pieces of paper each year!"

WWI Slide Lecture:

See assigned reading and Crashcourse from previous posts.

Friday:  WWI Quizzam...same format as yesterdays...30 Points...last points of 3rd Quarter

Monday, March 23, 2015

For those present today...we handed back and thoroughly discussed Progressive Era DBQ's...then had a Q & A session regarding Foreign Policy Actions...

Waited to give Foreign Policy Quizzam for everyone tomorrow.

Homework tonight: 

A. Make certain you look over Fast Track thoroughly...10 difficult M-C Questions that are challenging.
B. 10 Fill-ins...from lecture notes.
C. 10 Points...AP short answer questions

30 Points....we take it right off the bat...the remainder of the hour...Start on WWI... hand out Fast Track 14, read Pagaent and FT 14 ... all reading done by Thursday.

Watch Crash Course on WWI

TUES-THURSDAY= SLIDE LECTURE!
 "Video:  Warring"...25 minutes

FRIDAY...Quizzam30-50 Points...end of 3rd Quarter

SPRING BREAK...Reading on Roaring Twenties
MONDAY, MARCH 23
"Canada has the longest coastline than any other nation on Earth!"

Hand back DBQ's

Discuss Foreign Policy after Spanish-American War

Quizzam?

WWI- Assigned reading:
 Pagaent, Ch. 29, pp. 688-693.Ch.30 "The War to End War", pp. 696-719
 Fast Track 14: WWI: 1914-18

Quizzam on Friday...end of quarter

Over Spring Break you will be assigned reading over the 1920's

Friday, March 20, 2015

Happy Friday!

Looks/sounds like all the Slides got done!  You all watched and enjoyed (not) the Humanity and Empire clip!

On Monday...you will get back your Progressive Era DBQ's, and your Foreign Policy Report Cards.

We will discuss events...and you will take a Quizzam at the end of the hour...

30 Points

10 M-C from Fast Track 12
10 Fill-ins from Foreign Policy Notes
10 AP Short Answer Exercise

Assign WWI Readings, and Crashcourse...Tues-Thursday ...WWI...Friday Quizzam...END OF 3rd QTR.

Have a safe and fun Prom!