Friday, September 28, 2018

  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. America as a World Power Quiz #2

  5. War at Home
    Take Notes

Thursday, September 27, 2018

  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

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

  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. Roosevelt and the Panama Canal
    Finish Notes

  3. Panama Canal Time Lapse Video

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

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

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How could the American actions in the Philippines be considered hypocritical when compared to the Spanish in Cuba?
    2. What was Roosevelt’s “Big Stick Diplomacy” and how was it used?

  2. Foreign Policy in Latin America
    Finish Notes

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

  4. Roosevelt and the Panama Canal
    Take Notes

Monday, September 24, 2018

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

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

  3. America as a World Power Quiz #1

  4. Foreign Policy in Latin America
    Take Notes

Friday, September 21, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the consequences of the war for Spain and the United States?
    2. Why did the Treaty of Paris cause such debate among Americans?

  2. Fighting and End of the Spanish-American War
    Finish Notes

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

  4. Discuss New Unit Homework (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)
    Using the textbook, complete the assigned identifications

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

Thursday, September 20, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did some Americans have a strong economic interest in Cuba?
    2. Why did some Americans support Spanish control of Cuba, while others sympathized with the rebels?

  2. Causes of the Spanish-American War
    Finish Notes

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

  4. Fighting and End of the Spanish-American War
    Take Notes

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. From the perspective of an imperialist, rank the three reasons (political, economic, cultural) in order of justifiability, with reasons why.

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

  3. Causes of the Spanish-American War
    Take Notes

Monday, September 17, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    Copy: Imperialism--Policy in which stronger nations extend their political, economic, or military control over weaker territories
    1. List examples of imperialism throughout history.

  2. Finish Living Wage? Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) and this video, complete the analysis worksheet

  3. Imperialism and America
    Take Notes

  4. Begin work on America as a World Power Unit Essential Questions (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)

Friday, September 14, 2018

Note: Test on Progressivism and essential questions due on Friday, September 14th
  1. Progressivism Test

  2. Cool Down Questions
    1. Using a meme generator website, create a school appropriate meme for something from the Progressivism unit, and copy/paste into today's Cool Down and into your name's box in Google Classroom

Thursday, September 13, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How were the lowering of the tariff and the introduction of the income tax related?
    2. What were the main reasons for the expansion and improvement of public education?

  2. Social Changes
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Progressive Era Video

  4. Living Wage? Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) and the video on Monday, complete the analysis worksheet

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

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did Roosevelt come to oppose Taft for the presidency in 1912?
    2. How was Wilson able to win the election of 1912?

  2. Woodrow Wilson's "New Frontier"
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Progressive Era Video

  4. Social Changes
    Take Notes

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Roosevelt’s intervention in a coal strike set a precedent for federal arbitration?
    2. What legislation passed during Roosevelt’s presidency protected citizens?

  2. Republican Turmoil
    Finish Notes

  3. Review Progressivism Quiz #1

  4. Woodrow Wilson's "New Freedom"
    Take Notes

Friday, September 7, 2018

  1. Teddy Roosevelt's "Square Deal"
    Finish Notes

  2. Progressivism Quiz #1

  3. Republican Turmoil
    Take Notes

Thursday, September 6, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Using the muckrakers document analysis chart, answer the following in ten minutes: Citing specific evidence from the documents, how did the Muckrakers use different types of information to influence public opinion? What was the most and least persuasive?

  2. Women's Suffrage
    Finish Notes

  3. Bad Romance--Women's Suffrage (Inspired by Alice Paul) Parody Song

  4. Teddy Roosevelt's "Square Deal"
    Take Notes

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did natural disasters help launch the movement to reform local government?
    2. Out of the election reforms, which two do you think were the most important? Why?

  2. Finish Analyzing Primary Sources
    Review HIPP analysis and complete document analysis worksheet

  3. Women's Suffrage
    Take Notes

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

  1. Local and State Reforms
    Finish Notes

  2. Analyzing Primary Sources
    Review HIPP analysis and complete document analysis worksheet