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Aim all Classes: Welcome to 8th Grade Social Studies.

Go over the Honors Summer Project

Getting to Know You Bingo

How to share your Google Drive documents with me.

Google Presentation: Classroom Rules and Expectations.

Classroom Expectations, goals and rules

Class Syllabus

All Classes Homework: Create a 911 Cinquain. Due Friday 9/8

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Aim all classes: How can we use Technology in Education to be more productive.

Class Period Code
Period 2 sjqviq
Period 4 ff2jiw
Period 5 q6ij01a
Period 6 xkkk0s
Period 8 eq6h1pw

Honors Classes:  Watch the YouTube Video on Reconstruction. You will have a short quiz on the video. Due Friday 9/8

Regents Classes Homework: Complete the Reconstruction HW#1 Packet Due Friday 9/8

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Aim Regents Classes: What were the main challenges faced during Reconstruction in reunifying the nation?

Google Presentation: The Reconstruction Period

Reconstruction Common Core Curriculum reading and essential questions.

Regents Classes Homework: Complete the Reconstruction HW#2 Packet Due Tuesday 9/12
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Aim all Classes: Presentation and commemoration of the events of September 11, 2001.

 

Regents Classes Homework: Complete the Reconstruction HW#3 Packet Due Wednesday 9/13

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Aim all Classes: What were the differences between Lincoln's plan, Johnson's and Radical Reconstruction?

Reconstruction Group Project 2017

Reconstruction Video Questions

Google Presentation: Reconstruction Part 1

Google Presentation: Reconstruction Part I alternative.

Google Presentation: The End of Reonstruction

Lincoln's 10% Plan
Johnson's Plan
The Radical Reconstruction Plan of Congress

Regents Classes Homework: Complete the Reconstruction HW#4 Packet Due Thurssday 9/14


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Aim all Classes: How did Constitutional amendments and federal legislation expand the rights and protect the citizenship of African Americans?
  • Students will examine the Reconstruction Amendments (13th, 14th and 15th amendments)
  • Students will examine the Freedmen's Bureau's purpose, successes and the extent of its success.
  • Students will examine the effects of the sharecropping system on African Americans.
  • Students will examine the reasons for the migration of African Americans to the North.

Readings on Jim Crow, Voting Restrictions, Plessy and the Ku Klux Klan


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Aim all Classes: How didthe Federal initiatives begun during Reconstruction, challenged on many levels, leading to negative impacts on the lives of African Americans?
  • Students will explore methods used by Southern state governments to affect the lives of African Americans, including the passage of Black Codes, poll taxes, and Jim Crow laws. 
  • Students will explore the responses of some Southerners to the increased rights of African Americans, noting the development of organizations such as the Ku Klux Klan and White Leagues. 
  • Students will examine the ways in which the federal government failed to follow up on its promises to freed African Americans. 
  • Students will examine the effects of the Plessy v. Ferguson ruling. 
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Aim all classes : How do you write a persuasive essay on Reconstruction?
  • Students will identify what a persuasive essay is.
  • Students will practice writing a thesis statement.
  • Students will learn how to write body paragraphs and conclusions.
  • Students will start to write their own persuasive essays about the Reconstruction era.?

All Classes Homework:  Finish your Reconstruction essay due Monday September 25.

All Classes Homework: The Western Frontier Homework: Section 1 The Mining Boom
Due Tuesday 9/19

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Aim all Classes: Presentation and commemoration for Constitution Day

Constitution Day Presentation 2017

 

 

 

All Classes Homework: Western Frontier Homework: Section 2 Ranchers and Farmers
Due Wednesday 9/20

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Aim all Classes: What were the effects of Manifest Destiny on mining, railroads and cattle?

Topics: 
California Gold Rush, The Transcontinental Railroad, Manifest Destiny, Barbed Wired, Sod Busters

Links:
Google Presentation: Mining and the Gold Rush in the West

Google Presentation: Into the West

Google Presentation Manifest Destiny and Westward Expansion

Google Presentation Mining, Railroads and Cattle


All Classes Homework: The Western Frontier Homework: Section 3 Native American Struggles Due Monday 9/25

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Aim all Classes: What ere the struggles faced by farmers as they expanded West?

Topics: 
The Homestead Act The Transcontinental Railroad
Manifest Destiny
Barbed Wired
Sod Busters
Climate and New Farming Methods

Links:
Google Presentation: Farmers struggle as they expand West.

All Classes Homework: The Western Frontier Homework: Section 4 Farming in Protest Due Tuesday 9/26

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Aim all Classes: Why did Native Americans struggle as settlers expanded the nation west?

Topics: 
The Railroads and the Buffalo, Reservation Life, The end of the Indian Wars, A Changing Culture and the Dawes Act. Native American Boarding Schools

Links:
Google Presentation: Westward Expansion and the Changing Lives of Native Americans

Google Presentation: Manifest Destiny Change the Lives of Native Americans

Google Presentations Native American Struggles

Native American Struggles Handout

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Aim all Classes: How did William Jennings Bryan and the Populist Party work to help the plight of farmers in America?

Topics: 
Populist Reforms (Government control of RR's and telegraph, currency and free silver, direct election of Senators, the secret ballot, short work hours, progressive income tax, ?The Homestead Act, Sodbusters, Dry farming Barbed Wire

Links:
Google Presentation Farmers Unite the Populists and Free Silver

Song: The Farmer is the Man

The People's Party Political Cartoon

All Classes Homework:  Complete the test review sheet due Thursday 9/28

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Aim all Classes: How did the Populist Party work to help the plight of farmers in America?

Topics: 
Populist Reforms (Government control of RR's and telegraph, currency and free silver, direct election of Senators, the secret ballot, short work hours, progressive income tax, ?The Homestead Act, Sodbusters, Dry farming Barbed Wire

Links:
Google Presentation Farmers Unite the Populists and Free Silver

Song: The Farmer is the Man

The People's Party Political Cartoon

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All Classes Test Review Today on Reconstruction and Westward Expansion

Jeopardy Review

Regents Classes Homework:Read the Industrialization Homework #1: Inventions in Google Classroom. and complete the essential questions. Due Thursday 9/29

Honors Classes Homework: Outline Industrialization Homework #1: Inventions in Google Classroom. Due Tuesday 10/03
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Test Today All Class: District Unit Test on Reconstruction and Westward Expansion

All Classes Homework: Complete the CRQ packet in Google Classroom for the Reconstruction, Westward Expansion Unit. Counts as a quiz grade. Due Monday 10/2

Honors Packet
Regents Classes Packet

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Aim: Inventions: How did Henry Ford's, Assembly Line lead to Mass Production and industrialization?

Google Presentation: Railroads Lead the Way (for 2017 could be the lesson prior to this.)

Google Presentation on Edison, Ford and Jobs

Worksheet for Edison, Ford, Jobs and the economy.

Google Presentation on Inventions

Inventions Graphic Organizer

Thomas Edison and the Electric Light bulb Video

Frankenstein Movie 1910 Edison

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Aim: Inventions, Henry Ford, the Assembly Line and Mass Production. Core Curriculum Lesson. Essay writing in class today.

Video: Henry Ford and the Assembly Line

Henry Ford and the Assembly Line Handout and Essay Assignment.

Honors Classes Homework:
Outline Industrialization Homework 2: Age of Big Business in Google Classroom. Due Wednesday 10/5

Regents Classes Homework:
Industrialization Homework #2:
Read Age of Big Business in Google Classroom. and complete the essential questions. Due Wednesday 10/4

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Aim: What were the Economics behind f the Growth of Big Business?

Factors of Production
stock, shareholders.
Profits and dividends
Stockbrokers / Stock Exchange
Banks, loans, interest rates
Installment Loans
Supply and Demand
Tradional, Command and Free Market (Free Enenterprise)
Capitalism) Socialism Communism

Google Presentation Economics and Economic Systems

Economic Vocabulary Worksheet

Basic Economics Worksheet

Video: How the Stock Market Work

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Aim: How did the Big Business leaders help transform America into an idustrial giant?

Case Study: John D. Rockefeller and the Standard Oil Company

John D Rockefeller Video

The Standard Oil Trust
Vertical Integration
Horizontal Integration 
Raising Capital: Corporations
Monopolies and Trusts
Laissez-faire capitalism

Google Presentation Monopolies and Trusts Political Cartoons

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Aim: Were the Big Business leaders of the 20th Century Robber Barons or Captains of Industry?

Google Presnetation: Big Business Owners Robber Barons or Captains of Industry

Google Presentation: Big Business Leader Robber Barons or Captains of Industry

Case Study: Andrew Carnegie And John D. Rockefeller. Captains of Industry or Robber Barons?

Rockefeller Carnegie Video

The Robber Barons Video

Government Regulation:
Video: Industrialization part1

Video: Industrialization part 2

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Aim: How did unions look to fix the problems of industrial workers at the turn of the 20th Century?

Industrial Workers Google Presentation

Women and Unions
The ILGWU (International Ladies Garment Workers Union)

Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire Video

CBS News: The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire Video

Shirtwaist Factory Music Video

Socialism Explained Video 

Anarchy Explained Video

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Aim: What was the governments reaction to strikes by labor unions as they sought better conditions for workers?

The Knights of Labor
The AFL (American Federation of Labor)
Samuel Gompers
Collective Bargaining

Case Study: The Haymarket Riot
Video Part 1Part 2

The First Labor Day And The Pullman Strike Video

Early Labor Unions Videos

Labor Unions Video

All Classes Homework:
Complete the Immigration Homework Assignment in Google Classroom. Due Monday 10/16

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Aim: What was life like for the Industrial Workers at the turn of the 20th Century?

Google Presentation: Child Labor in America

Case Study The Photos of Lewis Hines Child Labor Google Presentation

Case Study: Child Labor and the Photographs of Lewis Hines

Online Archive of the Photographs of Lewis Hines

National Archives Photos

All Classes Homework: Complete the Moving to the Cities Google Classroom Homework. Due Tuesday 10/17

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Aim: What was the immigrant experience in America like for the new immigrants?

Finding Work and Sweatshops
Assimilation
Building Immigrant Communities
China Town and Little Italy

Ellis Island - History of Immigration to the United States | 1890-1920 | Video

Google Presentation: The New Immigrants 1880-1920s

Google Presentation: The Immigrant Experience

Core Curriculum Informative essay on Jacob Riis One Man Who Made a Difference

All Classes Homework: Complete the test review sheet for the Immigration, Urbanization and the Rise of Big Business Test.
Honors Review Sheet
Regents Review Sheet
Due Wednesday 10/18

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Unit Three. Aim: Moving to the Cities. How did the advent of tenements lead to the need for Urban Reform?

Google Presentation Urbanization Moving to the Cities

Google Presentation Jabob Riis Immigrants in the Cities

Google Presentation: Case Study the Photos of Jacob Riis

Case Study Jacob Riis How the Other Half Lives Handout

Honors Classes Homework Complete the Immigration DBQ. Due Monday 10/23

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Aim: What was the Nativist backlash against the New Immigrants?

Google Presentation: Nativist Backlash Against the Neew Immigrants

Nativism reading Handout

The Nativist Movement

The Chinese Exclusion Act

The Immigration Act of 1917

Review Video: The American Industrial Revolution

All Classes Homework: Complete the Progressive Movement Google Classroom Homework. Due Thursday 10/18

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Aim: How did the Progressive Movement lookto fix the problems caused by industrialization?

Boss Tweed Video Ken Burns

Boss Tweed Google Presentation

Boss Tweed Political Cartoon Handout

Muckrakers Project Not used in 2017

The Spoils System 
Merit, Civil Service Commission 
The Pendelton Act
The Interstate Commerce Act
The Sherman Antitrust Act
Political Bosses (Boss Tweed)
Thomas Nast & Political Cartoons

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All Classes Test Review Today

Ellis Island - History of Immigration to the United States | 1890-1920 | Video


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All classes unit test on Immigration, Urbanization and the Rise of Big Business

All Classes Homework: Complete the CRQ packet in Google Classroom for the Immigration, Industrialization, Urbanization Unit. Counts as a quiz grade. Due Monday 10/23

Honors Packet
Regents Classes Packet


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Aim: How did the Muckrakers expose problems in business and government?

Progressive Era: Muckrakers Google Presentation

The Muckrakers Handout

Mark Twain The Gilded Age
Health and Crime problems

Jane Addams, Hull House Video
Settlement Houses
Trolly Cars and Subways
Engineering the Brooklyn Bridge

All Classes Homework: Complete the Women's Suffrage Google Classroom Homework. Tuesday Due 10/24

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Aim: The Progessive Movement. The Women's Suffrage Movement. How did women gain the right to vote?

Women's Suffrage Handout

The Progressive Era; The Women's Suffrage Movement Google Presentation




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Aim: The Progessive Movement. Why did The Women's Suffrage Movement also look to change the way in which women dressed?

Women's Dress Reform Movement Handout

 

All Classes Homework: Complete Homework Handout 5. The Progressive Presidents. Due Friday 10/27


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Aim: The Progressive Movement. What groups were excluded from Reform during the Progressive Movement?

Excluded from reform Google Presentation.

America in the 20th Century Video: Progressivism


All Classes Homework: Complete the test review sheet for the Industrialization, Urbanization, Rise of Big Business and Reform Exam.
Honors Review Sheet
Regents Review Sheet
Due Monday 10/30
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Aim: The Progressive Presidents. Teddy Roosevelt, William Howard Taft and Woodrow Wilson

The Progressive Presidents Google Presentation

Case Study: Teddy Roosevelt Trustbuster: The Northern Securities Company
Siding with workers
United Mine Workers Strike
Square Deal
Meat Inspection Act
The Pure Food and Drug Act
Conservationist
U.S. Forest Service


All Classes Homework:Imperialism Homework #1 : Expanding Horizons. Due Wednesday 11/1
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All Classes Test Review Today

 

 

All Classes Homework: Complete Imperialism Homework #2 Imperialism in the Pacific. Due Friday 11/3


 

 

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All Classes CRQ writing today on Industrialization, Urbanization, Rise of Big Business and Reform

 

Honors Packet
Regents Classes Packet

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All Classes Test Today on Industrialization, Urbanization, Rise of Big Business and Reform

 

 


 

 

 

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Aim: Imperialism Common Core Curriculum Research Project

Project Handout

All classes report to the library

Aim : Why did the U.S. seek Expansion Overseas engaging in Imperialism.?

Google Presentation: Imperialism. America Becomes a World Power

Imperialism Geography Worksheets

Smart Notebook Imperialism Introduction



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Aim: Imperialism Common Core Curriculum Research Project

Project Handout

All classes report to the library

 

Aim : Why did the U.S. look to the pacific for Overseas Expansion and Imperialism?

Google Presentation: What were the Pros and Cons of Imperialism?

George Washington's Farewell Address
Isolationism
Expansionism
Opening Japan
Seward's Folley 
Reasons for Imperialism: New Markets, Natural Resources, military power, spread American culture.
The Monroe Doctrine 
Building Sea Power

All Classes Homework: Complete Imperialism Homework #3The Spanish-American War. Due Friday 11/3


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Aim: Imperialism Common Core Curriculum Research Project

All classes report to the library

Aim: How did the The Spanish-American War lead to America becoming a world power?

Common Core USS Main and Yellow Journalism Lesson.

America the History of US- Spanish American War reading and Worksheet

The Cuban Revolution
Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolf Hearst
Yellow Journalism / Remember the Maine
War in the Philippines
Fighting in Cuba
The Rough Riders
"A Splendid Little War"
Aquisitions and Territories 
Plarr Amendment
Foraker Act
The Anti-imperialists
Aquiring the Philippines 
Political Cartoons

All Classes Homework: Complete Imperialism Homework #4: Latin American Policies. Due Monday 11/6
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 Aim: Imperialism Common Core Curriculum Research Project

All classes report to the library

All Classes Homework: Complete the test review sheet for the Imperialism Exam.
Honors Review Sheet
Regents Review Sheet
Due Wednesday 11/16

Aim: How did the U.S. look to protect its trading rights in the Pacific?

Imperialism Smart Notebook Complete

Open Door Policy Political Cartoons

Imperialism Map Skills

Midway
Annexation of Hawaii
Missionaries and Sugar 
Samoa
China and the Open Door Policy
The Boxer Rebellion
Russo-Japanese War
Treaty of Portsmouth
Strained relations with Japan
The Gentleman's Agreement
The Great White Fleet

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Aim: Imperialism Common Core Curriculum Research Project presentations begin today

Imperialism Project Assignment

Aim: How did Roosevelt's new foreign policy exert American control in Latin American Policies?

Teddy Roosevelt Political Cartoons

The Panama Canal Video

Revolution in Panama
Big Stick Foreign Policy
The Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine
Dollar Diplomacy
Moral Diplomacy
Pancho Villa and Mexico


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Aim: Imperialism Common Core Curriculum Research Project presentations continue.

Imperialism Project Assignment

Aim: How did U.S. imperialism lead to America becoming a world power?

Video: America Becomes a World Power 

Video: America Becomes a World Power:
Part 1 through Span-Am War
Part 2 Spanish-American War
Part 3 China, Open Door Policy

Video Guide Handout

The White Man's Burden Smart Notebook Lesson

White Man's Burden Handout

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Aim: Imperialism Common Core Curriculum Research Project presentations continues...

Imperialism Project Assignment

All Classes Homework: Complete the WWI Homework 1: The War in Europe packet. Due Monday 11/20

 

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Aim: Imperialism Common Core Curriculum Research Project presentations continues...

Imperialism Project Assignment

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Aim all Classes: Test Review for the Imperialism Exam.
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Aim all Classes: The Imperialism Exam is today.

 

 

 

 

All Classes Homework: Complete the CRQ packet in Google Classroom for the Imperialism Unit. Counts as a quiz grade. Due Monday 11/20

Honors Packet
Regents Classes Packet

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All Classes Aim: What were the Historical Inaccuracies of the movie Fly Boys?

Fly Boys Reading and Writing Paragraph.

WWI in Europe / The US Enters the War Google Presentation

Homework Quiz Section II

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All Classes Aim: What were the new weapons and tactics of WWI in Europe?

All Classes Homework: Complete the WWI Homework 2: America's Road to War. Due Monday 11/27


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All Classes Aim: What were the new weapons and tactics of WWI in Europe?


All Classes Homework: Complete the WWI Homework 3: Americans Join the Allies worksheet. Due Tuesday 11/28

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Happy Thanksgiving!

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All Classes Aim: What were the causes of the start of WWI in Europe?

WWI in Europe / The US Enters the War Google Presentation

Smart Notebook Maps of Europe before and after WWI

Homework Quiz Section 1


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All Classes Aim: What were the events surrounding America's Road to War?

America in the 20th Century: WWI in Europe

American neutrality
Propaganda
Early American involvment
Submarine warfare
The sinking of the Lusitania
The Sussex Pledge
The end of neutrality
Unrestricted submarine warfare
The Zimmerman Telegram
Revolution in Russia

Homework Quiz Section III

All Classes Homework: Complete the WWI Homework 4: The War at Home worksheet. Due Wednesday 11/29

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All Classes Aim: What effect did American entry into WWI have on the Allies and the results in the war?

American entry into WWI
Supplying the Allies
The Treaty of Brest-Litovsk
A two-front war
Trench Warfare
New Weapons of WWI
American troops enter the fighting
The end of the war
Armistice

 

Homework Quiz IV

All Classes Homework: Complete the WWI Homework 5: Searching for Peace handout. Due Thursday 11/30

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All Classes Aim: What effect did WWI have on the American Homefront?

Google Presentation: WWI, Wilson and the Versailles Treaty

America in the 20th Century: WWI on the Homefront

Homework Quiz V

Women in factories
Liberty Bonds
Rationing
Liberty Gardens
Great Migration
The Espionage Act
The Sabotage Act
The Sedition Act
Schenck v. U.S
Wilson's Fourteen Points
National self-determination
The League of Nations

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All Classes Aim: What were the goals of the Allies in their search for Peace?

Google Presentation: Fighting in Europe, War's End and the Peace.

Smart Notebook WWI SummaryThe Peace Conference (the Allies disagree)
Reparations
The Treaty of Versailles
Senate opposition to the Treaty
The Treaty Rejected

The Century: America's Time 1914-1919 Shell Shock

All Classes Homework: Study for the test on Imperialism & WWI .
Honors Review Sheet
Regents Review Sheet
Due Monsday 12/04

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