March 11, 2017
St. Bartholomews Day massacre
Before dawn on the morning of August 24, 1972, church bells tolled in the Saint-Germain
lAuxerrois quarter of Paris. Just moments earlier, soldiers under the command
Lusitania sinking (1915) takes 1198 lives
(128 Americans); ship carried contraband
Wilson asserts US right to sail on any ships
Wilsons anti-German views harden
Germany halts attacks on passenger ships
Gore-McLemore Resolution (1916
War in the American State
Explain how and why The Great War
Evaluate and discuss President Wilsons
decision to enter WW1
Analyze why The War to End All Wars is
considered a total war
Describe the wars impact on American
Chapter 21: An Emerging World
Explain how economic incentives affected
Americans interest in overseas expansion.
Evaluate the causes, intended and unintended
consequences of the Spanish American War
Explain and assess Wilsons a
The Progressive Era
Describe the origins of progressive reform
Explain how the progressive sought to
create the good society
Describe the origins and effect of
progressive municipal and state reforms
The Rise of the City
Discuss the factors that enabled American
cities to grow so dramatically
Explain how industrialization affected
Explain how class structure, ethnicity, and
gender affected urban political
Capital and Labor in the Age of
Identify the factors that led to economic
success of industrial capitalism in America
Explain how business practices were
organized and emerging technologies
harnessed to m
e are living in a grand and
wonderful time, " declared Kan-
sas political organizer Mary E.
Lease in 1891. Men, women and children _ problems 0 industrial America.
are in commotion, discussing the mighty :_ Whag Efrem did they succeed?-
problems of the da
, arence Darrow, a successful law fDENTiFY THE BfG iEA
yer from Ashtabula, Ohio, felt iso How did the rise 0f large cities Shape
ated and Overwhelmed when he American Society and politics?
moved to Chicago in the 1880s
The American West
Describe how the cultural, economic and
social values clash with Native Americans
in the West
Explain how the Industrial Revolution
affected settlement in the West
Explain how mining, farming and ranching
History is more than just memorizing names and dates;
history is mankind's effort to reconstruct the past. It
involves the study and analysis of:
putting together sources of primary information to
create a pi
(Andrew Carnegie who stood just 5'3"sold his steel company, retired from business,
and devoted himself full-time to philanthropy. It is said Carnegie eventually gave
away some $350 million, which represented the bulk of his wealth.
In 1889, he had penned
The movie Tombstone was directed by the late, George P. Cosmatos and was not
as well known as some of his other films Cobra and Rambo 2, but Tombstone does not
disappoint. Rambunctious characters that will leave you saying movie quotes all day
Question 1.1. Though nineteenth-century employers in California had high praise for the
Chinese, white workers hated them. Why? (Points : 2)
Chinese tended to acquire the jobs that paid the best.
Like African Americans in other parts of the nation, the Ch
Question 1. The Sioux felt they could withstand the U.S. Army at the Battle of
Wounded Knee because of their participation in the (Points : 2)
Question 2. The Navajo of the nineteenth century: (Points : 2)
Question 1. The development of mass marketing impacted late nineteenth-century American
society chiefly by: (Points : 2)
encouraging regional differences.
decreasing social differences.
causing an increase in the prices that consumers paid.
Friday, October 4th
Documentary Activity Ancient Nubia
1) In terms of art and architecture, what did ancient Kemet have in
common with ancient Nubia?
Like the Ancient Egyptians, Nubians built pyramids to house
deceased royalty. Most of the ca
Study Questions for Inside Job
Read these questions before seeing the film so that you know what information to look for
as you watch it. You could also take notes on this sheet.
1. The documentary argues that the financial crisis that began in 2008 was n
1. Describe the causes of the War of 1812. How did the wars aftermath impact Indian
nations, Canada and the United States?
American ships were harassed by British and France
Britain and France were at War
U.S. was caught in the middle
Abigail Adams was ahead of her time by working at the inclusion of the women in the
political arena. I desire you would remember the ladies and be more generous and
favorable to them than your ancestors , she writes to her husband, the revolutionary
3) Describe John Browns history as an abolitionist. What was the impact of his
John Brown was a radical abolitionist who believed in the violent overthrow of the
slavery system. During the Bleeding Kansas conflicts, Brown and
At the end of 15th century ; the great powers engage in exploring the world by funding
large maritime expeditions The goal is to expand Christianity but also to develop trade
in metals and spices. In as shipments, new unknown territories are discovered.