Monday, October 26, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why and how did the United States limit immigration?
    2. Why did labor union membership decline in the 1920s?

  2. Harding and Coolidge Presidencies
    Use the information to answer the questions

  3. Growth of the Middle Class
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

Thursday, October 22, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. By 1920, what was the United States' role in the world?
    2. In Shell Shock (which hopefully you watched), World War I veteran Donald Hodge said “Nobody wins in a war, they lost but we didn't win.” What do you think he meant?

  2. Postwar Intolerance
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. Palmer Raids Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

  4. Begin work on 1920s Unit Essential Questions (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did the Allies reject Wilson’s peace plan?
    2. Why did the United States neither formally approve the Treaty of Versailles nor join the League of Nations?

  2. America as a World Power Test

Friday, October 16, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What new domestic opportunities did the war offer for women and African Americans?
    2. How did the Espionage and Sedition Acts affect civil liberties in the United States?

  2. Wilson Fights For Peace
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. League of Nations Document Analysis
    Use the documents to answer the questions

  4. Finish Essential Questions and Study for Test (Homework)

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the United States help secure enough food and supplies to fight the war?
    2. How did the United States attempt to sway public opinion in favor of the war effort?

  2. Social Change and Civil Liberties
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. Sedition in World War I Document Analysis
    Use the documents to answer the questions

Monday, October 12, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the sinking of the Lusitania change American public opinion?
    2. How did the United States mobilize to fight the war?

  2. War at Home
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. Spanish Flu vs COVID-19 Document Analysis
    Use the documents and your own internet research to answer the questions

Thursday, October 8, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was Roosevelt’s “Big Stick Diplomacy”?
    2. How did the United States get the rights to build a canal across Central America?

  2. Department Benchmark #1-Close Reading

  3. American Involvement
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the consequences of the war for Spain and the United States?
    2. Why did the Treaty of Paris cause such debate among Americans?

  2. Foreign Policy in Latin America
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. Acquiring New Lands
    Use information sheets on China, Cuba, Philippines and Puerto Rico to fill out the chart

Thursday, October 1, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. From the perspective of an imperialist, rank the three reasons (political, economic, cultural) in order of justifiability, with reasons why.

  2. Spanish-American War
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. Start of the Spanish-American War Document Analysis
    Use the documents to answer the questions