Wednesday, October 31, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What happened to the Bonus Army?
    2. What did Roosevelt do during the Hundred Days?

  2. New Deal Programs: Relief, Recovery or Reform?
    Use the list of programs (Google Classroom) to complete the analysis chart

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why was Hoover reluctant to help people during the Depression?
    2. What were his initial steps to deal with the Depression?

  2. Hoover's Reaction
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Great Depression Video

  4. Election of 1932
    Take Notes

  5. Cool Down Questions
    1. To what extent is the federal government responsible for the welfare and security of the individual? Explain your answer.

Monday, October 29, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did both the Depression and Congressional legislation cause a significant decline in world trade?
    2. Why did people in cities live in shacks and wait in bread lines?

  2. Hardship and Suffering
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Great Depression Video

  4. Hoover's Reaction
    Take Notes

Friday, October 26, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What happened on October 29, 1929?
    2. How did that affect the nation’s banks?

  2. Stock Market Crash
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Great Depression Video

  4. Hardship and Suffering
    Take Notes

Thursday, October 25, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did diminished demand affect farmers and businesses in the 1920s?
    2. What factors in the election of 1928 helped Hoover win?

  2. I Love Lucy--The Business Manager Episode
    Lucy plays the "market"

  3. Stock Market Crash
    Take Notes

  4. Cool Down Questions
    1. Using a meme generator website, create a school appropriate meme for something from the 1920s unit, and copy/paste into today's Cool Down and into your name's box in Google Classroom

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Did the role of women in American life significantly change during the 1920s? Why or why not?

  2. Nation's Sick Economy
    Take Notes

  3. I Love Lucy--The Business Manager Episode
    Lucy plays the "market"

  4. Begin work on Great Depression and the New Deal Unit Essential Questions/Identifications (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Note: Test on the 1920s and essential questions/identifications due on Tuesday, October 23rd
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Crash Course: The Roaring 20s Video
  1. 1920s Test

Monday, October 22, 2018

  1. Steamboat Willie Cartoon

  2. The Century: Boom to Bust Video
    Answer questions

  3. Finish Essential Questions/Identifications and Study for Test (Homework)

Friday, October 19, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the literature of the time express a clash of values within society?
    2. What ideals did the Harlem Renaissance writers promote?

  2. New Voices
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Roaring Twenties Video

  4. Science vs Religion
    Take Notes

  5. Cool Down Questions
    1. Should religion be taught in a public school science class? Why or why not?
    2. Should religion influence public policy in the United States? Why or why not?

Thursday, October 18, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the flapper embody the changing attitudes of many young women in the 1920s?
    2. What forms of inequality and discrimination did women face in the professional world?

  2. Twenties Women
    Finish Notes

  3. History Brief: Flappers Video

  4. New Voices
    Take Notes

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. To what extent was the Prohibition Amendment a success or failure?
    2. How did public high schools play a role in preparing students for the future?

  2. Education and Entertainment
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Roaring Twenties Video

  4. Twenties Women

  5. Cool Down Questions
    1. How did various forms of media help shape American culture in the 1920s?

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

  1. Finish Simpsons--Homer vs the 18th Amendment Episode
    Prohibition comes to Springfield

  2. Education and Entertainment
    Take Notes

Monday, October 15, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were Harding and Coolidge’s attitudes towards business?
    2. What role did credit pay in the American economy in the 1920s?

  2. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Roaring Twenties Video

  3. Prohibition
    Take Notes

  4. Simpsons--Homer vs the 18th Amendment Episode
    Prohibition comes to Springfield

Friday, October 12, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did conflict between labor and management increase after the war?
    2. Why did labor union membership decline in the 1920s?

  2. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Roaring Twenties Video

  3. Growth of the Middle Class
    Take Notes

  4. Harding and Coolidge Presidencies
    Use the information (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

Thursday, October 11, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why and how did the United States limit immigration?

  2. Labor Unrest
    Finish Notes

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why was there a fear of radical beliefs in the United States following World War I?

  2. Postwar Intolerance
    Finish Notes

  3. Labor Unrest
    Take Notes

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

Monday, October 8, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. By 1920, what was the United States' role in the world?
    2. In Shell Shock, Donald Hodge said “Nobody wins in a war, they lost but we didn't win.” What did he mean?

  2. War, Civil Liberties, and Security Opinion Poll
    Take poll and discuss results

  3. Postwar Intolerance
    Take Notes

  4. Begin work on 1920s Unit Essential Questions/Identifications (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)

Friday, October 5, 2018

Note: Test on America as a World Power and essential questions/identifications due on Friday, October 5th
  1. Finish The Century: Shell Shock Video
    Answer questions

  2. America as a World Power Test

Thursday, October 4, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was Woodrow Wilson’s vision for the postwar world?
    2. Why did the United States neither formally approve the Treaty of Versailles nor join the League of Nations?

  2. The Century: Shell Shock Video
    Answer questions

  3. Finish Essential Questions/Identifications and Study for Test (Homework)

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

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

  2. Wilson Fights For Peace
    Take Notes

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

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

  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. Social Changes
    Finish Notes

  3. Civil Liberties
    Take Notes

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

Monday, October 1, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the United States help turn the tide of the war for the Allies?
    2. What were the problems and solutions with labor during the war?

  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