Thursday, September 30, 2021

  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. War at Home
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: World War I--On the Home Front Video

  4. Social Change
    Take Notes

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the United States secure enough men to fight the war?
    2. What role did women and African Americans play in the war?

  2. American Involvement
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: World War I--War in Europe Video

  4. War at Home and Influenza
    Take Notes

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Which of the MANIA causes of the war do you think was most instrumental in starting it?
    2. How did the sinking of the Lusitania change American public opinion?

  2. American Involvement
    Take Notes

Monday, September 27, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did Roosevelt want the United States to build a canal across Central America?
    2. How did the United States get the rights to build a canal across Central America?

  2. Clip from America in the 20th Century: America Becomes a World Power Video

  3. Causes and the Start of War
    Take notes from the video and from lecture

  4. Cool Down Questions
    1. What from today was at least somewhat familiar from last year?
    2. What from today was new information?

Friday, September 24, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was Roosevelt’s “Big Stick Diplomacy”?
    2. What was Taft’s “Dollar Diplomacy”?
    3. What was Wilson’s “Missionary Diplomacy”?

  2. Foreign Policy in Latin America
    Finish Notes

  3. America as a World Power Quiz #1

  4. Roosevelt and the Panama Canal
    Take Notes

Thursday, September 23, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did many Filipinos feel betrayed by the United States?
    2. What were the causes and consequences of the Boxer Rebellion?

  2. Clips from America in the 20th Century: America Becomes a World Power Video

  3. Foreign Policy in Latin America
    Take Notes

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

  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. Fighting and End of the Spanish-American War
    Finish Notes

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

  4. Cool Down Questions
    1. What was the most valuable territory the United States acquired by the end of the 19th century? Why?
      • Alaska
      • Hawaii
      • “Cuba”
      • Puerto Rico
      • Guam
      • Philippines

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did some Americans have a strong economic interest in Cuba?
    2. Why did some Americans support Spanish control of Cuba, while others sympathized with the rebels?

  2. Causes of the Spanish-American War
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: America Becomes a World Power Video

  4. Fighting and End of the Spanish-American War
    Take Notes

Monday, September 20, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the economic factors that contributed to the growth of American imperialism?
    2. What were the cultural factors that contributed to the growth of American imperialism?

  2. Imperialism and America
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: America Becomes a World Power Video

  4. Causes of the Spanish-American War
    Take Notes

Friday, September 17, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    Copy: Imperialism--Policy in which stronger nations extend their political, economic, or military control over weaker territories
    1. List examples of imperialism throughout history.

  2. Imperialism and America
    Take Notes

  3. Finish Living Wage? Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to complete the analysis worksheet

  4. Begin work on America as a World Power Unit Essential Questions (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

  1. Progressivism Test

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the main reasons for the expansion and improvement of public education?
    2. What post-Reconstruction voting restrictions were imposed on African Americans in the South?

  2. Living Wage? Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to complete the analysis worksheet

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

Monday, September 13, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How was Wilson able to win the election of 1912?
    2. What legislation did Wilson use to attack trusts and monopolies?

  2. Woodrow Wilson's "New Freedom"
    Finish Notes

  3. Social Changes
    Take Notes

  4. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Progressive Era Video

Friday, September 10, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What legislation passed during Roosevelt’s presidency protected citizens?
    2. Why did Roosevelt come to oppose Taft for the presidency in 1912?

  2. Republican Turmoil
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Progressive Era Video

  4. Woodrow Wilson's "New Freedom"
    Take Notes

Thursday, September 9, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Theodore Roosevelt become president?
    2. How did Roosevelt’s intervention in a coal strike set a precedent for federal arbitration?

  2. Teddy Roosevelt's "Square Deal"
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Progressive Era Video

  4. Republican Turmoil
    Take Notes

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Using the muckrakers document analysis chart, answer the following in ten minutes: Citing specific evidence from the documents, how did the Muckrakers use different types of information to influence public opinion? What was the most and least persuasive?

  2. Review Analyzing Primary Sources (HIPP)

  3. Bad Romance Parody: Women's Suffrage Video

  4. Teddy Roosevelt's "Square Deal"
    Take Notes

Friday, September 3, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did natural disasters help launch the movement to reform local government?
    2. What are the similarities and differences between initiative and referendum?

  2. Women's Suffrage
    Take Notes

  3. Finish Analyzing Primary Sources
    Use HIPP for the selected Muckrakers documents on the analysis worksheet

Thursday, September 2, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the four goals of progressives?
    2. If you were a Progressive, which goal would you tackle first? Why?

  2. Local and State Reforms
    Take Notes

  3. Analyzing Primary Sources
    Review HIPP analysis

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

  1. Finish America: The Story of Us--Cities Video
    Answer questions

  2. Goals of Progressives
    Take Notes

  3. Muckrakers Document Analysis
    Use the documents from class to fill out the chart

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