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									                      DURHAM APUSH SECOND SEMESTER SYLLABUS 2011

WEEK 20 January 24-28
Topic:        America Moves to the City 1865-1900 & Gilded Age/Populists
Pageant:      Pageant, Ch. 25, Reconstruction, Ch. 23 The Gilded Age Part II, Ch. 26 Populists

Assignments:     Due Tuesday 1/25:

               Ch. 25 Notes/Survey, Gilded Age Part II Ch 23, NC Sums of Washington & Du Bois

               Due Wednesday 1/26:
               Review Ch. 23 Part II Notes & Complete Ch. 26 Notes on Farmers Orgs-Populists
               Locate & Print 2 Thomas Nast Cartoons (can’t use any in your text) on Political Machines
               In the Gilded Age use APPARTS to analyze each cartoon
               NC Sums: Great Issues Articles-Bellamy & George


               Due Friday 1/28:
               Critique of Historical Viewpoints Article, “The Age of the Bosses”

Quiz/Test:     Tuesday 1/25:
               Quiz-Ch 25

WEEK 21 JAN. 31-FEB. 4
Topic:       Foreign Policy 1865-1914
Pageant:     Ch. 27: Empire and Expansion

Assignments: Due Tuesday 2/1:
             SPEDI Chart on the Gilded Age (Ch. 23(Part II), 24, 25, 26(Part II)
             Brainstorming for Essay Prompt (may use on selected prompt for test)

               Due Wednesday 2/2:
               Ch 27 Notes/Survey pg. 626-641 “Little Brown Brothers,”
               Spanish-American War Activity

               Due Friday 2/4:
               Rest of Ch 27 Notes/Survey, “A Foreign Policy for a New Age” (TR Cartoons),
               Pro & Anti Imperialistic Senate Speeches, 1898 (Beveridge & Schurz),
               Prepare for Debate on Philippine War

Quiz/Test: Tuesday 2/1: TEST- Gilded Age (Ch. 23(Part II), 24, 25, 26(Part II) & Timed Essay

WEEK 22 FEB. 7-11
Topic:       Progressive Era (& finishing Imperialism)
Pageant:     Ch 28, Progressive & the Republican Roosevelt

Assignments: Due Tuesday 2/7:
             Ch 28 Study Questions/Survey (up to “TR’s Square Deal for Labor”)
             For the remainder of Ch 28, read and FULLY complete President Charts on T.R.,
               Taft (on back), list personal strengths and weaknesses; nicknames/slogans
               NC Sum on Alice Paul Biography Article

               Due Wednesday 2/9:
               Outline of Imperialism FRQ

               Due Friday 2/11: (rec. Start reading ahead)
               Compare/Contrast with Venn or Double-bubble The Jungle v
               Fast Food Nation, At least 2 Paragraph Summary on T.R. Article
               Triangle Shirt Waist Factory Disaster Reading Activity

Essay:         Wednesday 2/8: In-class Timed DBQ

Quiz/Test:     Tuesday 2/7: Quiz Ch 28

WEEK 23 FEB 14-18
Topic:       Progressive Era
Pageant:     Ch. 29, Progressivism & the Democrat Wilson

Assignments: Due Tuesday 2/15:
             Ch. 29 Notes-pg 288 “Thunder,” Bio Charts on Du Bois & Washington


               Due Friday 2/18:
               End of Ch 29 Notes, SPEDI Progressive Era, Wilson President Chart,
               WWI Study Questions 1-18

Essay: 2/16: In-class Timed Write DBQ Du Bois & Washington

Quiz/Test: Tuesday 2/15 Quiz Ch 29, Friday 2/18 Presidents T.R., Taft, Wilson Quiz

WEEK 24 FEB 21-25          (President’s Day 2/21-Happy B-Day G.W. & Abe!)
Topic:       World War One
Pageant:     Ch. 30, The War to End War

Assignments:
               Tuesday 2/21:
               WWI Ch 30 Study Questions, 2 N.C. Sums Wilson’s Declaration of War &
               14 Points for Peace

               Wednesday 2/22:
               AP Advantage writing activity-“Arranging Sources into Categories,” WWI

               Friday 2/25:
               WWI War Chart
               Assign 1920’s Party Roles & Begin Planning (Tuesday March 8th?)

Essay:         Wednesday 2/22 WWI FRQ
Quiz/Test:     Tuesday 2/21: Quiz WWI Ch 30
               Friday 2/25: Test Ch 27-30 Imperialism, Progressivism, & WWI
                       ASSIGN 1920’S PARTY ROLES!


WEEK 25 FEB 28-MARCH 4
Topic:       The Roaring Twenties “Boom to Bust”
Pageant:     Ch. 32 The Politics of Boom to Bust, Ch. 31 American Life in the Roaring 20’s

Assignments:
               Due Tuesday 3/1:
               Study Questions, Ch 32, Pres Charts for Harding, Coolidge, Hoover

               Due Wednesday 3/2: NC on President Harding’s Strange Death and
               Marcus Garvey and the UNIA (answer questions at end)

               Due Friday 3/4:
               Ch 31 Notes, SPEDI 1920’s


Quiz/Test:     Tuesday 3/1: Quiz Ch 32, Friday 3/4 Quiz Ch 31

VERY IMPORTANT!!! If you do not already have this book, you need to purchase the REA
(Research & Education Association) AP United States History Review Book – we will begin using
this within a week after Spring Break.


WEEK 26 MARCH 7-11
Topic:     The Great Depression and New Deal
Pageant:   Ch. 33, The Great Depression and New Deal

Assignments:
               Due Tuesday 3/8:
               1920’s Party! Prepared for roles, and presentations!

               Due Wednesday 3/9:
               1920’s DBQ Outline, “Tension between new and old…” DBQ
               (remember the picture is of the Brooklyn Bridge!)

               Due Friday 3/11:
               Key Terms/Notes/Survey Ch. 33, New Deal Activity (handout), Outline of
               Great Depression/New Deal DBQ

Quiz/Test:     Friday 3/11: Quiz Ch. 33


WEEK 27 MARCH 14-18                  (ACADEMY DAY WED. 2/16!)
Topic:         Diplomacy in the 1930’s, World War II
Pageant:       Ch. 34 FDR and the Shadow of War, Ch 35 America in WWII

Assignments:
               Due Tuesday 3/15:
               Chapter 34 Survey and Outline or Cornell Notes
               Note cards on: Atlantic Charter, FDR War Message, FDR Four Freedoms Speech
               Continue working on President Chart on FDR

               Due Friday 3/18:
               Ch. 35 – Survey and Outline or Cornell Notes --- pages 821-832 only
               Assignment on The Holocaust
               Note Card summary: Japanese American Relocation

Quiz/Test:     Tuesday 3/15: Quiz Ch 34, Friday 3/18 Ch 35 Part I


WEEK 28 MARCH 21-24 (Friday is student holiday & end of 3rd Marking Period)
Topic:     World War II
Pageant:   Ch. 35 America in WWII

Assignments:
               Due Tuesday 3/22:
               Remainder of Chapter 35 Survey and Outline or Cornell Notes
               Assignment on War Conferences
               P Chart on FDR

Essay:         FRQ, due Wed./Thurs? – Minority Groups on the Home Front?

Quiz/Test: Wednesday or Thursday (depends on schedule)
             Test-Ch 31-35 1920’s-WWII & Cumulative

WEEK 29 SPRING BREAK SORRY BUT PLAN ON APUSH OVERLOAD, TEST IS COMING!
Assignments over Spring Break (March 25-April 1):
Due Tuesday 4/5:
    Ch. 36 Survey and Outline or Cornell Notes; President Chart on Truman
    Assignment on Truman Doctrine
    Korean War Chart (see Ch. 37 for end of war and effects of war)
Due Friday 4/8:
    Read handout on Lesson in Political Science (socialism, communism, etc.)
    Ch. 37 Completion Outline on Eisenhower years; P Chart on Eisenhower

VERY IMPORTANT!!! If you do not already have this book, you need to purchase the REA
(Research & Education Association) AP United States History Review Book – we will begin using
this within a week after Spring Break.


WEEK 30 APRIL 4-8 (See above for assignments due this week)
Topic:         Truman and the Cold War/Eisenhower & the 1950’s
Pageant:       Ch 36 The Cold War Begins & Ch 37 The Eisenhower Era

Assignments:
               Due Tuesday 4/5:
               Ch. 36 Survey and Outline or Cornell Notes; President Chart on Truman
               Assignment on Truman Doctrine
               Korean War Chart (see Ch. 37 for end of war and effects of war)

               Due Friday 4/8:
               Read handout on Lesson in Political Science (socialism, communism, etc.)
               Ch. 37 Completion Outline on Eisenhower years; P Chart on Eisenhower

Essay/DBQ:     Wednesday 4/9: Truman’s Foreign Policy, Timed In-class?

Quiz/Test:     Tuesday 4/5: Quiz Ch 36


WEEK 31-APRIL 11-15 (FCAT WEEK, VERY LIMITED CLASS TIME)
Topic:      Kennedy’s New Frontier and Johnson’s Great Society
Pageant:    Ch. 38 The Stormy Sixties

Assignments:

Quiz/Test:


WEEK 32 APRIL 18-22
Topic:      Nixon, Watergate, & Social Change
Pageant:    Ch. 39 The Stalemated Seventies

Assignments:

Quiz/Test:


WEEK 33 APRIL 25-29
Topic:      1980’s up to Reagan (Very abbreviated version) REVIEW!!!
Pageant:    Ch. 40 The Resurgence of Conservatism (AMSCO Book, too)

Assignments:

Quiz/Test:


Review Schedule:
In-Class:
After-School:
Practice Exam/Final (Second Semester Exam Grade):
-Location: Cafeteria, will be in there with Montague’s 2 APUSH classes
-After School: Thursday 4/28 (Essay Portion) 2 hours
               Friday 4/29 (Multiple Choice) 56 minutes

WEEK 34 MAY 2-6              TEST DAY IS MAY 6!!!

								
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