Category: Homework

REMINDER: Second Semester Research Projects

ALL SENIORS will present their second semester research project PPTs on May 10. Any senior not present that day will need to return to school on May 14 (and you really don’t want to do that!) The rest of us will begin presentations on May 14th – all PPTs must be submitted to me by that date.  OUTLINES ARE …

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Homework Due May 8

Read the following sections in the Civil Rights Movement packet: Kennedy Finally Acts The March on Washington The Civil Rights Act of 1964 Voting Rights Black Nationalism and Black Power Civil Rights Movement  Moves North We will hit the ground running on Wednesday – we will finish Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s speech “I Have …

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Reading: Bombingham – complete by Monday April 29

Please read the article in your packet titled “Bombingham” and be prepared to answer questions about what happened in Birmingham in 1963.  You may also want to review Martin Luther King’s “Letter from a Birmingham Jail”. In addition, continue to work on the research, outline and/or slides for your second semester research project.

Reminders, Due Dates and More

TurnItIn.com – I have changed the settings so you should now be able to upload your document today. Current Events for Jan was due Jan 31 – I am missing several folders – turn them in on Friday or I will have to start passing our MSH emails!! Bring hard copies of both the Slave …

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Colonization Essays – TurnItIn.com – Missing Submissions

The following people have not submitted their essay to TurnItIn.com – please do so ASAP: Connor Evan Ross Brandon Mitchell Craig Xavi Skye

Antietam Reading – Guided Annotation – Due Feb 8

We will discuss the “Antietam” reading in class on Friday – please make sure that your annotations are complete.  In addition, please prepare responses to the following questions (you may write these out in bullet point or full sentence format). What is the author’s thesis? How was the Battle of Antietam a turning point in …

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Homework Due Jan 31 / Feb 4 and 6 (IASAS Students – Feb 8th)

Read the following pages in the textbook: 324 – 331, 338 – 345, 346 – 350, 361 – 365 (now we have reached the end of the war!). Review the outline of Civil War events on pages 8 – 13 in the Reading Packet (this time line runs as a side bar – at this …

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Homework Due Jan 21

Bring the final draft of your Colonization Compare and Contrast Essay (with your Writing Folder and all past drafts of the essay and outline) to class on Monday, Jan 21.  In addition, please make sure that you have completed the Research Project Planning Worksheet that was assigned to you in class today. On Monday we …

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Khan Academy: US History Review Part 1 – Jamestown to the Civil War

US History Overview 1: Jamestown to the Civil War: Jamestown to the Civil War

REVISED: Homework/Review Work Dec 4 – Dec 12

Ok, as we discussed in class, we will postpone the final version of the Colonization Essay until the beginning of second semester.  If you choose to work on the essay during the break, then keep your writing folder however if you know that you will not work on it please make sure that I have …

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