Category: Semester Exam Reviews

OPVL – Semester Exam Review

We will be working on OPVL as part of our semester exam review.  Here is the link to a description of the process – OPVL.  We used this process during the Civil War and Reconstruction units to look at cartoons and speeches.  You will have a section on the semester exam in which you will …

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Second Semester Exam – Review, Suggestions, Questions

General Exam Review Comments You will have a choice of essay questions on the final exam.  These questions will be comprehensive, i.e., looking at themes we studied throughout the semester, rather than smaller, more unit focused essays.  The following themes will be assessed: immigration, imperialism, civil rights and reform movements. Areas not covered: WWI and …

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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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REVISED: First Semester Exam Review – 2012

Our first semester exam will have three parts: Multiple Choice – 22 questions – 1 point each Connection identifications – 12 points (2 pts x 6 pairs) Essay – TWO – with a REQUIRED outline section for each –  33 points x 2 = 66 points total (3 points for each required outline section) – …

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Second Semester Final Exam – Essay Questions and other review information

You will have a choice of essay questions on the final exam.  These questions will be comprehensive, i.e., looking at themes we studied throughout the semester, rather than smaller, more unit focused essays.  The following themes will be assessed: immigration, imperialism, civil rights and reform movements.  I have still not received any examples of questions …

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Second Semester Exam Review – Check back for additional information

Our second semester exams covers Units 5 – 12, which seems a lot but we did cover a great amount of material!  Here are some general review suggestions and topics. First – organize your notebook – make sure you have a section for each unit and within each section you have the IDS, textbook/study questions, …

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First Semester Exam Format

Our first semester exam will have four parts: Multiple Choice – 25 points Connection identifications – 15 points Short answers (either from previous tests/quizzes or homework assignments) – 20 points Essay – with a REQUIRED outline section – 40 points total (outline worth 10 points) Possible essay questions might include: In many revolutions violence precedes …

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US History Exam Dates

There are two sets of exam dates for US History – at the moment I do not know which students take their test on the different dates.  You should receive that schedule tomorrow. Tuesday, December 13, 11:00 – 1:30 – 20 students Wednesday, December 14, 11:00 – 1:30 – 4 students

Semester Exam Review Questions / Homework

The following First Semester Review Questions should be completed as your homework assignment for this week.  When it is completed, please add it to your Drop Box but I will also look the HARD COPY or ELECTRONIC COPY that you bring to class by Friday, Dec 2 or Tuesday, Dec 6.  You will use this to work …

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