LANDMARK SUPREME COURT CASES
Name of Case
Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka
Is segregation constitutional
Should suspects be informed
of their rights before an
The court ruled t
US History - Later Civil Rights Movements
Essential Question: Why and how did the civil rights movement expand?
Directions: Fill in the graphic organizer after reading about your civil rights movement. BE SPECIFIC when taking notes.
Section 1 : Kennedy and the Cold War
Cold War Crisis
Bay of Pigs Invasion
It was a poorly executed plan, led by CIA picked Cuban exiles,
the armed forces landed on the drop site in Cuba with no
protective cover and all but 300 of the 1,400 invader
Mass Culture and Family Life
I. The Culture of Consumerism
A. Americans Spend More
Increased family income
Buying on credit.
B. New Conveniences
Electronics like washing machines and refrigerators.
2. Supermarkets became popular, customers can bu
Post World War II Changes
Growth of Suburbs
Funding for Education
Education Is Democratized
California Master Pla
aDirections: Read Chapter 19, Section 1 (Gold Textbook). While you are reading complete the
following graphic organizer.
Returning soldiers need education and jobs
GI Bill of Rights: A year of unemployment
payment were granted for veteran
Directions: To complete this assignment, you will need the McGraw Hill Textbook (blue book).
Make sure you list the name of the Foreign Policy with a description of what it accomplished.
United States Foreign Policy
1. Detente: Eased tensions wi
Chapter 11 Section 2 Summary
At the end of the nineteenth century, tensions were rising between
Spain and its colony in Cuba. Cuban patriot Jos Mart launched a war for
independence from Spain in 1895. Many Americans supported the Cubans,
whose struggle fo
Chapter 11 Section 3 Review Questions
1. Define Boxer Rebellion
The Boxer Rebellion was a group of Chinese soldiers who trained in Martial arts which
Europeans then gave them the name Boxers. They celebrated Chinese customs and
2. Define Open
U.S. Policy in Vietnam
Southeast Asia Treaty
Organization, made to
contain the spread of
Kennedy sends U.S.
Troops to Vietnam.
Kennedy sent more
than 15,000 American
Domino Theory: the
Asylum Seeker - Someone who has migrated to another country
in the hope of being recognized as a refugee.
Brain Drain - Large-scale emigration by talented people.
Brain Gain - Large-scale immigration by talented people.
Chain Migration - Migration of peop
Which event was the catalyst for
the secession of the first seven
Southern states in 1861?
Answer-the election of Abraham Lincoln
Which of the following statements
is true concerning the map
In a Group of 4, read through the notes and answer the following questions together.
Which factor contributed to the shifting of population from rural to urban areas from 1870-1900?
Not enough families took advantage of the Homestead Act
LEARNING GOAL: Students will be able to explain the importance of the following
compromises: 1) Connecticut Compromise; 2) 3/5 Compromise; 3) Commerce & Slave Trade
Compromise; and 4) inclusion of a Bill of Rights
WORD BANK FOR
3. Kew-Forest School; New York Military Academy (became captain);
Fordham University; Wharton School of Business; degree in economics
4. Work at fathers company (Elizabeth Trump & Son); co-producing; flip
What are the main elements of japanese bushido?
Some of the main elements of japanese bushido are eduactation, loyalty to the shogun and
courage. Also there's having courage in battle, kindness and supporting the arts.
What are the main elements of Europe
This quilt square is for the rememberance of 9/11. 9/11 was a devastating attack on the
twin towers in New York. This quilt square shows the moment of impact of one of the planes
hitting a tower. This quilt square also shows one of the most memorable slog
(1) In the event that I have to do chores it will not be more than 3 (three) seperate activities or 3
(three) hours of work.
(2) School starts at 7:20 am for High School students. This is way to early. School should begin at
(3) A students
Yo! What's up dude! I'm having an awesome time in Japan, it's really cool here. There's so much
to learn here. They all pretty much practice buddhism here which they learned from China. I also
got to attend a Noh play! Noh means "skill" and everyone in th
These buildings were found in southern Mexico and that's where the Zapotec people live. It was
also made the time around when the Zapotec were around. These buildings were built with a lot
of stairs and with slanted walls. These build
If I had to choose one of those societies to live in it would be the Aztec. They seemed
like they lived a really interesting life. The Aztecs were divided by social class, which were all very
different. The thing I like about the social classes are that y
The Hatian Revolution was an important part of Hatian history. In 1791, the slaves that
were treated poorly and harshly by their owners started to rebel against them. In a very long
battle the French eventually gave free blacks rights
Ethiopia: I've been travelling all throughout Africa and the first place I went was Ethiopia. This
place was awesome. I got to see the rulers change from the Zaqwe dynasty to the solomonic
rulers. I also saw them trade and import goods from Egypt. Another
While the Industrial Revolution had both positive and negative effects on society and the
economy, the positive effects outweighed the negative.
The industrial revolution had many effects on the world, some negative and some
positive. Some people say that
1: 5.75 inches= 3349 miles
2: 5.1 inches= 1400 miles
3: 5.1 inches= 1430 miles
My hometown is Orlando, Florida. This is a pretty cool place to have grown up and lived
in since I was born. There's a ton of theme parks and resturaunts and p
The Romanian Revolution was an important series of protests in Romania. It happened in 1989
and then Romania won their independence from the USSR.
Solidarity was when workers went on strike in communist ran Poland. The workers went on
strike to show how b
What was the first time you remember hearing about the conflict between the Soviet Union
(or the USSR) and the United States? Tell me about it.
Well the first time I heard about it was in school. In the 7th grade we were all required to
watch a video on
1:What time period does The American Cyclopaedia use to explain the Dark Ages?
400 ce to 1400 ce
2:Does intellectual depression refer to the people of the Dark Ages or historical knowledge
of the time?
It refers to the historical knowledge of t
Youre Name Mohian Ahmed
Name of Community You Will Serve Peppermill
List at least five issues in your community. Indicate the two that interest you most.
Investigate the two issues you chose in the above question. Use this chart to take notes
1. Mohian Ahmed. Mr.
of the Free, Home
of the Brave!
4. The Social
back go Locke in
idea is that man is
born free but he
voluntarily gives up
some of that
freedom to create