Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Note: Second Semester Final Exams: Tuesday-Friday, May 28th-31st
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Friday, May 24, 2019

  1. Finish The Presidents: Truman to GW Bush Video
    Answer questions

  2. Crossword Puzzle Review #3

  3. Return Textbooks (Homework)

  4. Study for Final (Homework)

Thursday, May 23, 2019

  1. The Presidents: Truman to GW Bush Video
    Answer questions

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

  1. Finish Forrest Gump Movie
    Answer questions

  2. Crossword Puzzle Review #2

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

  1. Continue Forrest Gump Movie
    Answer questions

Monday, May 20, 2019

  1. Forrest Gump Movie
    Answer questions

  2. Crossword Puzzle Review #1 (Homework)

Friday, May 17, 2019

Note: Test on Contemporary America and essential questions due on Friday, May 17th
  1. Contemporary America Test

Thursday, May 16, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What international conflicts confronted Obama during his first term?
    2. What were the results of the election of 2016?

  2. Daily Life and Popular Culture in the 2000s Video
    Take Connect/Extend Notes

  3. Vice: Election 2016--What Happened? Video
    Take Connect/Extend Notes

  4. Cool Down Questions
    1. Who was your favorite President you learned about this year? Why?
    2. Who was your least favorite President you learned about this year? Why?

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What measures did government take to stimulate the economy during Obama’s presidency?
    2. What were the major provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act?

  2. Clip from Disney's The American Presidents: Barack Obama Video

  3. Obama's Foreign Policy
    Take Notes

  4. Rating the Presidents
    Rate the 21 Presidents covered in the course from 1 to 21, then put your ratings into the form (Google Classroom)

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why was the response to Hurricane Katrina controversial?
    2. What were the causes of the Great Recession?

  2. New Orleans after Katrina: A tale of two cities Video

  3. Obama's Domestic Policy
    Take Notes

Monday, May 13, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What conservative issues did George W. Bush support?
    2. What were the causes of the war in Iraq?

  2. GW Bush's First Term
    Finish Notes

  3. Daily Life and Popular Culture in the 1990s Video

  4. GW Bush's Second Term
    Take Notes

Friday, May 10, 2019

  1. Finish 9/11: Day That Changed The World Video
    Answer questions

  2. GW Bush's First Term
    Take Notes

Thursday, May 9, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Who carried out the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001?
    2. What were the results at each area of attack on 9/11?

  2. Continue 9/11: Day That Changed The World Video
    Answer questions

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did the House vote to impeach President Clinton?
    2. What caused confusion over final results on election night 2000, and how was that confusion resolved by the Supreme Court?

  2. Finish Unfinished Nation: World of Uncertainty Video
    Answer questions

  3. September 11, 2011
    Take Notes

  4. 9/11: Day That Changed The World Video
    Answer questions

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What did President Clinton accomplish in terms of the budget?
    2. What is NAFTA and why did it spark controversy?

  2. Clinton's Second Term and the Election of 2000
    Take Notes

  3. Continue Unfinished Nation: World of Uncertainty Video
    Answer questions

Monday, May 6, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the major issue of the 1992 election?
    2. How did Bill Clinton present himself as a “New Democrat”?

  2. Clinton's First Term
    Take Notes

  3. Unfinished Nation: World of Uncertainty Video
    Answer questions

  4. Cool Down Questions
    1. What role did New Gingrich play during Bill Clinton's first term?

Friday, May 3, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the “Star Wars” program under Ronald Reagan?
    2. What were the short and long term results of Reagan’s economic policy?

  2. Finish Reagan Video
    Answer questions

  3. Election of 1992
    Take Notes

  4. Begin work on Contemporary America Essential Questions (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Note: Test on the Conservative Revolution and essential questions due on Thursday, May 2nd
  1. Continue Reagan Video
    Answer questions

  2. Conservative Revolution Test

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did music and television change in the 1980s?

  2. Finish Daily Life and Popular Culture in the 1980s Video

  3. Reagan Video
    Answer questions

  4. Study for Test (Homework)