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Aim all classes: DBQ essay test on the Great Depression today in class.

Great Depression DBQ

Honors Great Depression DBQ

Enduring Issues Essay (New Regents Format 2017)


All Classes Homework: Read the information in the Modern Times Core Curriculum Essay handout. Not done in 2017

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Aim All Classes: Charlie Chaplin Modern Times. How did the effects of technology in the 1920s compare to today?

 

 

All Classes Modern Times writing assignment. Modern Times Paragraph Due Friday 2/3

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Aim All Classes: Charlie Chaplin Modern Times. How did the effects of technology in the 1920s compare to today? (end of movie, essay writing begins today)

All Classes Homework: Complete the WWII Homework 1 in Google Classroom. Due Monday 2/06

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Aim All Classes: Charlie Chaplin Modern Times. How do the effects of technology in the 1920s compare to today?
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Aim All Classes: Charlie Chaplin Modern Times Essay. How did the effects of technology in the 1920s compare to today?

Dust Bowl Presentation Period 1 and 2

The completed essay will be handed in today.

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Aim: All Classes: WWII the Rise of Dictators.

The Rise of Dictators Stations Handout.

Gerald Ford Japanese Internment Speech, Reading and Worksheet

WWII Google Presentation: The Rise of Dicators.

Disney Cartoon: Hitler's Children

Hitler's Children You Tube Link

The Treaty of Verssailles
Fascism 
Mussilini
Hitler
Nazi Party and antisemitism
Stalin
Tojo and Emperor Hirohito

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Aim: All Classes: Why did the German people follow Hitler?

Movie: The Wave
YouTube High Quality Video

Students will use the following video question guide to take notes for their essay.
The Wave Questioning Guide

 

 

 

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Aim: All Classes: Why did the German people follow Hitler?

Movie: We will finish the movie today and begin the paragraph.


The Wave YouTube Link

 

All Classes Homework: Work on the readings and taking notes to write the following essay in class. The Wave Essay: Why did the German People Follow Adolf Hitler? Handout The completed essay is due Friday 2/10

Google Presentation Essay: Why do people become Nazis? with videos and links that can be used as additional material to write the Wave Essay

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Aim: All Classes: How did the Nazis use Propaganda to Undermine Support for the Jewish People?

 

 

 

 

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Aim: All Classes: What were the Main Causes of WWII in Europe?

 

 

 

All Classes Homework: Complete the WWII Homework 2: War Begins in Google Classroom Due Monday 2/13

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Aim: All Classes: How did Germany take Europe so quickly at the start of WWII?.

The Causes of WWII Google Presentation

Should the U.S. Get Involved in WWII? Google Presentation

The Causes of WWII: Alternate Presentation

The Causes of WWII Worksheet

Cartoon: The Ducktators 

The Ducktators You Tube Link

WWII Geography Maps Worksheet

European Geography and Maps
Hitler on the March
Appeasment 
The Munich Conference
Soviet-German Non-Agression Pact
Blitzkrieg
The Maginot Line
Denmark, Norway and Dunkirk
The Invasion of Poland and the start of WWII
The Battle of Britain

All Classes Homework: Complete the WWII Homework 3: On the Home Front in Google Classroom Due Wednesday 2/15

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Aim: All Classes: How did Germany take Europe so quickly at the start of WWII?

America in the 20th Century WWII: The Road to War

America in the 20th Century WWII: The World at War

America in the 20th Century Teachers Guide

The Causes of WWII Alternate Google Presentation

WWII Google Presentation: The War Begins in Europe

WWII Handout Notes and Map

WWII in Europe: The Allies Turn the Tide Google Presentation

Video: Seinfeld on SNL

Seinfeld on SNL Teaching History. NBC Link

Seinfeld School Tube Link

Neutrality Acts 
The Lend-Lease Act 
The Atlantic Charter
Bases for Destroyers Pact 
The Election of 1940
Japanese Threat
The Attack on Pearl Harbor and the U.S. enters the war.

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Aim: World War II Begins in Europe. Should the U.S. get involved in WWII?

Group Stations Handouts

Group Stations Notes Handout

Handout FDR Prepares the U.S. & the Japanese Threat

PowerPoint: Turning the Tide in Europe

Video: Seinfeld on SNL

Seinfeld Link

Interactive America Responds to the War in Europe

Pearl Harbor Interactive

The War in Europe
Blitzkrieg
The Maginot Line
Soviet German Non-Aggression Pact 
Denmark, Norway and Dunkirk
The Invasion of Poland and the start of WWII
The Battle of Britain
Neutrality Acts 
The Lend-Lease Act 
The Atlantic Charter
Bases for Destroyers Pact 
The Election of 1940
Japanese Threat
The Attack on Pearl Harbor and the U.S. enters the war.

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Aim: All Classes WWII America on the Home Front. With the ednd of isolation, how was America changed on the homefront?

WWII America on the Home Front Google Presentation

Google Presentation WWII at Home (propaganda posters)

The end of isolationism
Government control of the economy and war production.
Paying for the war. Taxes and War bonds. 
Rationing
Women and minorities in WWII
Rosie the Riveter
Tuskegee Airmen
Japanese American Internment Camps
Korematsu v. U.S.

Music of WWII 
The Rosie the Riveter Song

Pearl Harbor Blues

Goodbye Mama I'm Off to Yokohama 

We're Gonna Have to Slap that Dirty Little Jap

All Classes Homework: Complete the WWII Homework 4: Turning Points in the War in Europe and the Holocaust in Google Classroom Due Monday 2/27

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Aim: All Classes WWII America on the Home Front, Civil rights lost while everyone pitches in. What role did minorities play during WWII?

WWII on the Homefront: Propaganda, Internment and Minorities Google Presentation

CRQ Document Analysis: The Changing Role of Women and Minorities During WWII.

Japanese American Internment, Inquiry Based Lesson. Should Freedom Be Sacrificed in the Name of National Security? Engage NY

Japanese American Internment Camps
Korematsu v. U.S.
Navajo Codetalkers  

The Century: America's Time- 1941-1945: Homefront ABC News

Video Bugs Bunny Buy War Bonds Today

Bugs Bunny Nips the Nips

Bugs Bunny Herr meets Hare

Disney Cartoon: Der Fuehrers Face 

Der Fuehrers Face You Tube Link

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Aim: All Classes: The War in Europe, Africa. What were the key turning points in the war in Europe?

WWII Turning the Tide in Europe Google Presentation

Invasion of Italy
Air War Over Germany
Tide Turns in Europe
Leningrad
Stalingrad
D-Day
Battle of the Bulge
FDR dies
V-E Day

All Classes Homework: Complete the WWII Homework 5: War in the Pacific in Google Classroom Due Tuesday 2/28

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Aim: All Classes: The War in Europe Ends, on to the Pacific. What steps did the United States take to win the war in the Pacific?

WWII in the Pacific and the End of the War Google Presentation

WWII Battles Handout

Island Hopping
The Manhattan Project 
The Atomic Bomb
Nuremburg Trials 
Japan Surrenders
VJ Day

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Aim All Classes: Understanding the Jewish Experience in Nazi Germany. What was the Holocaust and was justice served for crimes against humanity?

Video: The Children of the Holocaust

The Holocaust Photos: Google Presentation

Holocaust SmartNotebook

News Articles: Comparing and Contrasting the Issue of the Holocaust Over Time Handout.

Kristallnacht
Concentration Camps
The Final Solution
Auschwitz
Antisemitism
The Nuremburg Trials


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Aim all Classes: How should we remember the dropping of the atomic bomb?

Reading: The Manhatttan Project

Trinity and Beyond Videos

Video: Days that Shook the World: Hiroshima


 

 

 

All Classes Homework: Test Review Sheet due Wednesday 3/8

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Aim all Classes: How should we remember the dropping of the atomic bomb?

Online Research Project: Truman Hero or Villain?

UK National Archives project link

Video: ABC News. Hiroshima, Why the Bomb was Dropped.

 

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Aim All Classes: "Was Truman a Hero or War Criminal"?

Debate. Was Truman a Hero or a War Criminal?

Truman: Hero or War Criminal Notes?

Hiroshima Debated 60 years later

Should Truman Have Dropped The Bomb Lesson Plan

Should Truman Have Dropped The Bomb Handout

The Manhattan Project Reading


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Aim all Classes: How did the role of women and minorites change during WWII?

Do Now: Please read the directions to todays assignment with your group and highlight the key ideas.

Changing Role of Women and Minorities Documents Lesson

Women and minorities in WWII
Rosie the Riveter
Tuskegee Airmen
Japanese American Internment Camps
Korematsu v. U.S.
Navajo Codetalkers  

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All Classes Test Review Today for the WWII Unit.

Create a WWII timeline beginning in 1918-1945

WWII 8th Grade Review Book Study Guide

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All Classes Multiple Choice Test Today for the WWII Unit.
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All Classes Constructed Response Test Today for the WWII Unit.

Play: Into the Fires

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Aim All Classes: The Cold War Begins: The Cold War Research Paper Project

Report to the LIbrary: The Cold War Research Project

Political Cartoons for the Cold War Project

Homework All Classes: Complete the Cold War Homework 1 HandoutDue Friday 3/17

 

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Aim All Classes: The Cold War Begins: The Cold War Research Paper Project

Report to the LIbrary: The Cold War Research Project

Political Cartoons for the Cold War Project


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Aim All Classes: The Cold War Begins: The Cold War Research Paper Project

Report to the LIbrary: The Cold War Research Project

Political Cartoons for the Cold War Project

All Classes Homework: Complete the Cold War research paper. Due Monday 3/20


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Aim All Classes: The Cold War Begins: The Cold War Research Paper Project

Report to the LIbrary: The Cold War Research Project

Political Cartoons for the Cold War Project


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Aim All Classes: The Origins of the Cold War

The Cold War Part I Google Presentation

The Beginning of the Cold War Worksheet

Cold War Maps and CNN Interactive Maps

Cold War Maps

Marshall Plan Webquest

The Truman Doctrine
The Berlin Crisis / Airlift
Containment
The Marshall Plan
The Yalta Conference
The Division of Germany
The Iron Curtain
The United Nations
NATO and the Warsaw Pact
Communism in China

Homework All Classes: Complete the Cold War Homework 2 HandoutDue

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Aim all Classes The Cold War Era:The Origins of the Cold War

Berlin Blockade Reading and Worksheet

The Cold War Smart Notebook

Cold War Maps Smart Notebook 

The Truman Doctrine
The Berlin Crisis / Airlift
Containment
The Marshall Plan
The Yalta Conference
The Division of Germany
The Iron Curtain
The United Nations
NATO and the Warsaw Pact
Communism in China


Homework All Classes: Complete the Cold War Homework 3 Handout. Due

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Aim all Classes The Cold War Era: Postwar Politics

Post WWII Politics Google Presentation

Berlin Blockade Reading and Worksheet

The Fair Dear
The National Security Act
The Department of Defense
The National Security Council
Creation of the CIA  
The G.I. Bill
The election of 1948
Truman Desegregates the Military
The United Nations
Establishment of Israel

Homework All Classes: Complete the Cold War Homework 4 HandoutDue

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Aim all Classes: The Cold War Era:
The Red Scare and McCarthyism

Smartnotebook political cartoon quiz for cold war events.

The Red Scare Google Presentation

Video: The Red Scare

Fear of Communist subversion
The House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC)
Hollywood Blacklists

American Spies:
Whittaker Chambers
Alger Hiss
Ethel and Julius Rosenberg
McCarthyism
The Army-McCarthy Hearings

McCarthyism Video Clip

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Aim all Classes: The Cold War Era:
The Red Scare and McCarthyism

The Red Scare Google Presentation

Video: The Red Scare

Fear of Communist subversion
The House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC)
Hollywood Blacklists

American Spies:
Whittaker Chambers
Alger Hiss
Ethel and Julius Rosenberg
McCarthyism
The Army-McCarthy Hearings

McCarthyism Video Clip

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Aim all Classes The Cold War Era: The Korean War

The Korean War Google Presentation

Video Korean War Map

Conflict in Korea
Invasion
General Douglas McArthur
Pusan
The United Nations Forces
U.S. on the Offensive
China enters the War
Truman and McArthur disagree
"Old soldiers never die, they just fade away."
Stalemate
The DMZ and the 38th Parallel

Video: The Korean War for Dummies

McCarthy Reading Packet Handout 
Assignemnt Handout

All Classes Homework: Complete the short answer section of the Cold War DBQ. Create a QAD and a thesis that you will use to write the essay with in class.

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Aim all Classes The Cold War Era: Postwar Politics

Post WWII Politics Google Presentation

The Cold War PowerPoint

Another Cold War PowerPoint

Consumer spending and inflation
Strikes
The Fair Deal
The GI Bill
The Election of 1948
"Dewey Defeats Truman"
Civil Rights
Desegregation of the Armed Forces

McCarthy Reading Packet Handout 
Assignemnt Handout

Honors test review sheet due Monday 4/11

Regents test review sheet due Monday 4/11

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Aim all Classes: The 1950s: The Nuclear Arms Race.

Google Presentation on the Nuclear Arms Race

Burt the Turtle
Duck and Cover
Chinese and Nuclear Weapons
Soviet get the bomb
The Hydrogen Bomb
Soviets get the H-bomb
Bomb Shelters
The Nuclear Arms Race
MAD

 

All Classes Homework: Complete the A Time of Prosperity worksheet. Due Monday 4/18

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Aim all Classes: America in the 1950s: Eisenhower in the White House

1950s Google Presentation

1950s Online Notes

Google Presentation on the Nuclear Arms Race

Video: Survival Under Atomic Attack

Video: Bert the Turtle "Duck and Cover"

Richard Nixon
Moderate Republicanism
Budget Surplus
The Federal Highway Act
Alaska and Hawaii
The Nuclear Arms Race
Massive Retaliation
The Arms Race (IRBMs, ICBMs)
Civil Defense Administration
Booming economy
Rise of the middle class
Computers and productivity
The Baby Boom
Jonas Salk and Polio
Levittown
Love affair with the car
Suburbia
1961 Farewell Speech "The Military Industrial Complex"

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Aim all Classes: America in the 1950s: Eisenhower in the White House

Suburban Growth Engage NY 2017

1950s Google Presentation

1950s Online Notes

Google Presentation on the Nuclear Arms Race

Video: Survival Under Atomic Attack

Video: Bert the Turtle "Duck and Cover"

1950s Google Presentation

The Good Wifes Guide

History of US 10. Suburbia worksheet


Jet Travel
Rock and Roll
Television 
Conformity
Poverty
Urban Poverty
Urban unemployment 
White flight
The Beat Generation

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All Classes Test Review Today
3 April
Aim all classes: Test today on the Cold War part I

 

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Aim all classes: Test today on the Cold War part I Construsted Response Questions.
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Aim all Classes: Writing the Cold War DBQ

Cold War DBQ

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Ellis Island

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Aim all Classes: Writing the Cold War DBQ

Cold War DBQ

All Classes Homework: Use this link and view the presentation to answer the questions on Civil Rights Movement Worksheet #1 Due Monday 4/17

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Spring Break

 

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Aim all Classes: America in the 1950s: Eisenhower in the White House. The Space Race

Video: Race to the Moon

The Space Race Google Presentation

Video: The Space Race and the Cold War

Video: The Atomic Cafe

NASA
Sputnik
Mercury
Gemini
Apollo

Reading: A History of US: Liking Ike page 49 Worksheet

All Classes Homework: Use this link and view the presentation to answer the questions on Civil Rights Movement Worksheet #2 Due Tuesday 4/19

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Aim all Classes: The Civil Rights Movement: The March toward Equality.

Frontline "A Class Divided"

Civil Rights Project Handout

Segregation
Jackie Robinson and the Dodgers 
The NAACP
Brown v. Board of Ed
Plessy v. Ferguson
Thurgood Marshall
Integration
The Little Rock Nine

Brown v. Board of Ed. Library of Congress

Dr. Kenneth Clark "Doll Test" Video

A Girl Like Me: Kiri Davis Video

Martin Luther King Video

All Classes Homework: Use this link and view the presentation to answer the questions on Civil Rights Movement Worksheet #3 Due Wednesday 4/20

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Aim all classes: What Made Nonviolent Protest Effective during the Civil Rights Movement?

Inquiry based lesson: What Made Nonviolent Protest Effective during the Civil Rights Movement?


 

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Aim all classes: What Made Nonviolent Protest Effective during the Civil Rights Movement?


Inquiry based lesson: What Made Nonviolent Protest Effective during the Civil Rights Movement?

 

 

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Aim all classes: What Made Nonviolent Protest Effective during the Civil Rights Movement?

Inquiry based lesson: What Made Nonviolent Protest Effective during the Civil Rights Movement?

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Aim all Classes: The Civil Rights Movement: The March toward Equality.

Civil Rights Presentation 1

Civil Rights Presentation 2

Civil Rights Presentation 3

Civil Rights Presentation 4

Civil Rights Presentation 5

The Montgomery Bus Boycott
Rosa Parks
Dr. Martil Luther King Jr.


All Classes Homework: Use this link and view the presentation to answer the questions on Civil Rights Worksheet #4. Due Thursday 4/21.

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Aim all Classes: The Civil Rights Movement: The Movement Grows

Smart Notebook Civil Rights Lesson

Nonviolent Protest
Mohandas Gandhi
Civil Disobedience
SCLC
Sit-ins and the SNCC
Freedom Riders
CORE
James Meredith and the U of Mississippi
Gov. George Wallace and the U of Alabama
Medgar Evars
Kennedy Speech on Civil Rights 
The March on Washington "I Have a Dream" Audio Video (start at 3:00)


All Classes Homework: Use this link and view the presentation to answer the questions on Civil Rights Worksheet #5. Due Friday. 4/22

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Aim all Classes: The Civil Rights Movement: The Movement Continues

Klan Article

Freedom Summer
The Civil Rights Act of 1964
The Voting Rights Act of 1965
Malcolm X
Stokely Carmichael & Black Power
The Black Panther Party
Riots in the Cities.
King assassinated

Civil Rights Movement Formative Assessment

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Math Assessment

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Intrepid Field Trip

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Memorial Day

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Last Day of School for Students

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