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1 May
Aim all Classes: The Civil Rights Movement Multiple Choice Test Today.

 


2
Aim all Classes: The Civil Rights Movement CRQ classwork.

Math Assessment

3
Aim all Classes: Projects about the Popular Culture or Key Events of the1960s.

All Classes report to the library

1960s Project on Popular Culture

All Classes Homework: Work on your project, it is due Friday 5/8
4
Aim all Classes: Projects about the Popular Culture or Key Events of the1960s.

All Classes report to the library

1960s Project on Popular Culture

All Classes Homework: Work on your project, it is due Friday 5/8
5
Aim all Classes: Projects about the Popular Culture or Key Events of the1960s.

All Classes report to the library

1960s Project on Popular Culture

All Classes Homework: Complete the Vietnam Era Homework #1. Due Monday 5/8

8
Aim all Classes: How did JFK manage the U.S. foreign policy during the cold war?

The Great Society
Medicare and Medicaid

Video President Kennedy

Google Presentation: The Vietnam Era: The Presidencies of JFK and LBJ

Handout JFK Inaugural Address

The Peace Corps Website

All Classes Homework: Complete the Vietnam Era Homework #2. Due Thursday 5/11

9
Aim all Classes: Did the Cuban Missile Crisis bring the U.S. to the doorstep of nuclear war?

Google Presentation: The Vietnam Era: JFK and the Cold War

The Bay of Pigs
The Cuban Missile Crisis

The Nuclear Test Ban Treaty

Video Edited Version of Thirteen Days 35:00

All Classes Homework: Complete the Vietnam Era Homework #3. Due Friday 5/12

10
Aim all Classes:Are the conspiracy theories about the Assassination of JFK true? 

Google Presentation: The Vietnam Era: The Assassination of JFK

Video: President Lyndon B. Johnson

 

 

All Classes Homework: Complete the Vietnam Era Homework #4. Due Monday 5/15

11
Aim all Classes: How did the U.S. get involved in he Vietnam War?

Google Presentation:The VIetnam War: Part I

JFK Library Vietnam Website

History of Southeast Asia
The Geneva Accords
The National Liberation Front (the Vietcong)
The Domino Theory
The Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
The Ho Chi Minh Trail
Agent Orange
Frustration grows in the US
The Tet Offensive

12
Aim all Classes: The Vietnam War at Home

Google Presentation: The Vietnam War: Part II @ Home

Vietnam War Handout

Miranda v. Arizona
Tinker v. Des Moines
The Generation Gap
The Counterculture
Opposition to the Draft
1968- A Year in Crisis
Credibility Gap
Walter Cronkite's Editorial
The Election of 1968
Eugene McCarthy
Robert Kennedy

15
Aim all Classes: Antiwar Protests and Music.

Google Presentation: The Vietnam War: Nixon and Vietnam

The Draft
Burning Draft Cards
Kent State University
Jackson State

The 1960s Counterculture Revolution Handout 

The Real Cost of Vietnam Reading

All Classes Homework: Complete the End of Cold War Homework #1 Due Tuesday 5/16

The Vietnam DBQ. Not assigned in 2017

16
All Classes: The Vietnam War, Nixon and Vietnam

Nixon in Vietnam Handout

Watergate Scandal Video

Richard Nixon Video

The Election of 1968
The Democratic Convention
Mayor Richard J. Daley of Chicago
The Wallace Candidacy
The "Silent Majority"
Nixon Wins
"Peace with Honor"
Vietnamization
Expanding the War to Cambodia
The Paris Peace Accords
The War Ends
The Pentagon Papers
The Vietnam Veteran's Memorial
Affirmative Action
Stagflagtion
The Energy Crisis 
Watergate and Coverup
Impeachment
Resignation 

17
All Classes: The Intrepid Field Trip Today

 

All Classes Homework: Complete the End of Cold War Homework #2 Due Thursday 5/18

 

18
Aim all Classes: The Presidency of Richard Millhouse Nixon, Foreign Policy

Nixon and the Cold War Google Presentation

Richard Nixon's Foreign Policy Handout

Easing of the Cold War
Detente
Balance of Power
Nixon goes to China
Nixon goes to the USSR
SALT I 
The Yom Kippur War
Oil Embargo

All Classes Homework: Complete the End of the Cold War Homework #3 Due Friday 5/19

 

 


19
Aim all Classes: The Presidencies of Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter

Presidents Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter Google Presentation

Video:President Gerald Ford

Video: President Jimmy Carter

Video: President Jimmy Carter

President Carter Handout

Time for Healing
Pardon
Vietnam Amnesty
Carter and the Energy Crisis
Three Mile Island
Panama Canal Treaty
Camp David Accords
SALT II
USSR invades Afghanistan
1980 Olympics
Crisis in Iran (Hostages)
Election of 1980

All Classes Homework: Complete the End of the Cold War Homework #4 Due Monday 5/22

22
Aim all Classes: The Presidency of Ronald Reagan

President Ronald Reagan Google Presentation

Ronald Reagan Video

Reagan and Bush Handout 

Video: Reagan's Domestic Agenda

The Reagan Revolution
Deregulation
Air Traffic Controllers Strike

Supply-side economics to stimulate the economy

Sandra Day O'Connor
Government Deficits
Star Wars (SDI) Strategic Defense Initiative
Iran-Contra Scandal
Mikhail Gorbachev
Mr. Gorbachev Tear Down this Wall 
Glasnot and perestroika
INF Treaty

All Classes Homework: Complete the End of the Cold War Homework #5 Due Tuesday 5/23

23
Aim all Classes: The Presidency of George H. W. Bush

President G.H. Walker Bush and the end of the Cold War Google Presentation.

Video: President George H.W. Bush

Video: George H.W. Bush & the End of the Cold War

Video: Persian Gulf War

Video: Persian Gulf War @ Home

Handout President Bush and Clinton 

New World Order
START
Poland and Lech Walesa
The Fall of the Berlin Wall
The Collapse of the Soviet Union
Boris Yetsin
The End of the Cold War
Tiananmen Square
The Persian Gulf War
Operation Desert Storm
The Clean Air Act
Americans with Disabilities Act

All Classes Homework: Complete the Modern History Homework #1 Due Wednesday 5/24

24
Aim all Classes: Presidents William Jefferson Clinton & George W. Bush

President Bill Clinton Google Presentation

Video: President Bill Clinton

President George W. Bush Gogle Presentation

Budget Deficits
Peace and Prosperity
Budget Surplus
Impeachment
NAFTA
The Election of 2000
Bush v. Gore 
Bush Tax Cuts
The Powell Doctrine
Global Economy / Internet
Global Warming
The War on Terror

All Classes Homework: Complete the Modern History Homework #2 Due Thursday 5/25

 

25
Aim all Classes: Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama

Video: President George W. Bush

President Obama Google Presentation

Video: President Barack Obama

Barack Obama Handout

Afghanistan / Taliban
al-Qaeda / Osama Bin Laden
The USA Patriot Act
Department of Homeland Security
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The Election of 2008
The Great Recession
Banks on the Brink
The Housing Crisis
The American Auto Industry
Stimulus Spending
Slow Recovery
The Election of 2012
Newton Shootings and Gun Contol
The Marathon Bombings in Boston

Honors Classes: Test Review Modern History Exam on the Cold War and Modern History: Due Tuesday 5/30

Regents Classes:Test Review Modern History Exam on the Cold War and Modern History: Due Tuesday 5/30

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29
Memorial Day

Aim all Classes: What are some of the topics in the news today?

Issues in the News Handout

Globalization and its impact on the United States and New York State economy, including the workforce.

Gun violence, cyber-bullying, and electronic surveillance.

The effects of pollution, industrialization, and population growth on the environment, including urban areas (Love Canal), plant and animal life (Adirondack Park) and energy sources (Three Mile Island).

Immigration trends in New York State and New York City such as the increase in Spanish-speaking, South Asian, East Asian, Middle Eastern, and African populations

Population shift from the Midwest and northern industrial states to the Sun Belt

30
Aim all Classes: Review for the Modern History Multiple Choice Unit Exam today.

All Honors Classes: Test Review Sheet for Review Exam 1. ReconstructionThrough thest 4 e Progressive Movement Test Due Monday 6/5



31
Aim all Classes: Stimulus based Multiple Choice Exam on Modern History and the end of the Cold War.


 

1 June
All Classes Report to the Library. Create your own history Meme day is today!

 

2
All Classes Modern History Unit Exam CRQ Test

Regents Classes CRQ
Honors Classes CRQ

Quick Review Study Sheets

8th Grade Final Review Book

Native Americans

Westward Expansion

Reconstruction

Industrialization

Immigration

Progressive movement

WWI

WWII

WWII @ Home

The Cold War

The Korean War

5
All Classes Review Test 1 Reconstruction thru the Progessive Movement

All Honors Classes: Test Review Sheet for Review Exam 2. ReconstructionThrough the WWI Test Tuesday 6/6

6
All Classes Review Test 2 Reconstruction Reconstruction thru the WWI

All Classes: Test Review Sheet for Review Exam 3. ReconstructionThrough the Great Depression Test Wednesday 6/7

7
All Classes Review Test 3 Reconstruction thru the Great Depression

All Classes: Test Review Sheet for Review Exam 4. ReconstructionThrough the Cold War Part I Test Thursday 6/8

8
All Classes Review Test 4 Reconstruction thru the Great Depression
9
8th Grade Fun Day

8th Grade Formal

 


12
Final Exam CRQ today.


13
Half Day

Final Exam CRQ Makeup day.


14
Final Day Of Classes

Half Day

Final Exam CRQ Makeup day.

15
Final Exams
16
Final Exams
19
Final Exams

 

20
Social Studies Final 12:15
21
Final Exams
22

Last Day of School for Students

23

Last Day for Teachers

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