Thursday, October 10, 2019

Note: Test on America as a World Power and essential questions due on Thursday, October 10th
  1. Finish The Century: Shell Shock Video
    Answer questions

  2. America as a World Power Test

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

  1. The Century: Shell Shock Video
    Answer questions

  2. Finish Essential Questions and Study for Test (Homework)

Monday, October 7, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What groups were the main targets of anti-immigrant hysteria during the war?
    2. How did the Espionage and Sedition Acts affect civil liberties in the United States?

  2. Clip from America in the 20th Century: World War I--On the Home Front Video Video

  3. Wilson Fights For Peace
    Take Notes

  4. Clip from America in the 20th Century: World War I--On the Home Front Video Video

Friday, October 4, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the effects in the United States of the influenza epidemic that erupted during the war?
    2. What new domestic opportunities did the war offer for women and African Americans?

  2. Clip from America in the 20th Century: World War I--On the Home Front Video Video

  3. Civil Liberties
    Take Notes

  4. Sedition Act Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to complete the analysis worksheet

Thursday, October 3, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the United States help secure enough food and supplies to fight the war?
    2. How did the United States attempt to sway public opinion in favor of the war effort?

  2. War at Home
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: World War I--On the Home Front Video

  4. Social Change
    Take Notes

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the United States secure enough men to fight the war?
    2. What role did women and African Americans play in the war?

  2. American Involvement
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: World War I--War in Europe Video

  4. War at Home
    Take Notes

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Which of the MANIA causes of the war do you think was most instrumental in starting it?
    2. How did the sinking of the Lusitania change American public opinion?

  2. Causes and the Start of War
    Finish Notes

  3. American Involvement
    Take Notes

Friday, September 27, 2019

  1. America as a World Power Quiz #1

  2. Causes and the Start of War
    Take notes from the video and from lecture

  3. Cool Down Questions
    1. What from today was at least somewhat familiar from last year?
    2. What from today was new information?

Thursday, September 26, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did Roosevelt want the United States to build a canal across Central America?
    2. How did the United States get the rights to build a canal across Central America?

  2. Clip from America in the 20th Century: America Becomes a World Power Video

  3. Acquiring New Lands
    Use information sheets (Google Classroom) on China, Cuba, Philippines and Puerto Rico to fill out the chart and answer the questions

  4. Cool Down Questions
    1. What was the most valuable territory the United States acquired during this unit? Why?
      • Alaska
      • Hawaii
      • “Cuba”
      • Puerto Rico
      • Guam
      • Philippines
      • Panama Canal

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was Roosevelt’s “Big Stick Diplomacy”?
    2. What was Taft’s “Dollar Diplomacy”?
    3. What was Wilson’s “Missionary Diplomacy”?

  2. Roosevelt and the Panama Canal
    Take Notes

  3. Panama Canal Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to complete the analysis worksheet