The Great Depression: A Photographic Lesson
Directions: Step 1
1. Go to http:/www.calisphere.universityofcalifornia.edu/themed_collections/subtopic4a.html.
2. Read the Overview provided.
3. Open and analyze the pictures provided.
4. Answer the questions b
Activity #2: On the Brink of War, January-March, 1917
Directions: in this exercise, your group will create a political cartoon responding to two war-related crises from early 1917. The purpose of your cartoon is to
indicate whether or not the United State
AP Writing Guide Periodization
Write the answers to the following in COMPLETE sentences.
Evaluate whether something was a turning point or a major marking period in history, noting what things were
like before and after that period. X = co
This collection of resources will help cover the content for
The New Deal.
Directions: As you work your way through this Blendspace activity, answer the following
questions. Practice writing out answers as complex sentences in order to keep your LEQ skill
Foreign Policy in the 1920s
For several decades our history books have taught us that the United States evaded its responsibilities after World War I.
As evidence, authors stress that our repeated failures to join the League of nations and our consequent
Isolation and Neutrality in the 1930s First Day on the Job
The time is late September 1939. In June you graduated from Harvey Mudd College, where you received a Ph.D. in
Political Science. Your father, a wealthy executive with McDonnell-Douglass (airplane
The Debate in the United States over the League of Nations
Democratic presidential candidate James M. Cox. The supreme issue of the century is before us.The League of
Nations is in operation. I am in favor of going in.
Prevention of War
Activity #1: The Difficulty of American Neutrality
Directions: Listen carefully as the following document is read aloud. Then answer the questions that follow the source.
Excerpts from President Wilson's Declaration of Neutrality (August 19, 1914):
Activity #3: The U.S. Declaration of War against Germany, April 1917
Directions: in this exercise, you will read the following primary sources, then write a two paragraph essay answering this
question: Was Wilsons policy of neutrality impossible to mainta
What Does It Mean To Be An Honors World Cultures Student?
There are plenty of good characteristics of an average student. But when it
comes to AP and honor students, the good characteristics turn into great qualities.
There are so many trai
The Declining Population of Western Europe
Alyssa Seibak, Coni Dowden,
Sam Smith and Sarah Thompson
Honors World Cultures
May 26th, 2010
Table of Contents
Introduction Page 1
Current Events .
The Creation of Roses
Roses are given when you love somebody. This is the story of how
the rose was created. Banji and Cario Deshaun loved each other so much
that they got married and decided that they had always
Dear Mom and Dad,
As you know, I am over in Africa (Egypt) studying the Stargate culture. From
what I have observed so far, Ive realized that we have many similarities, along with
many differences. I am surprised that our cultures are so similar being we
Roaring to boring. This is how I would describe the change from the far-fetched twenties
to the dirty thirties. Not only did the lifestyle change, but the government changed. We went
from flappers to 25% of the United States unemployed. The government wen
As the war in Europe came to an end, the war in the Pacific was becoming very long, difficult,
and brutal for America and our Allies. However, through the Manhattan Project, the United
States was able to create and use an atomic bomb which ultimately brou
P art4Wr ittenResponse
Through this project I have learned so much about being on my own, without actually being on
my own. It was an expected, yet unexpected insight on what life will be like once I graduate
college. I am looking forward to being on my o
A Documentary based on a real life trial
Breaking news: innocent child found dead
Is the Mother the killer?
Taking it to the district courts
Mary Anne goes to the court of appeals
Off to the Supreme Court