U.S. History and Government


DUE MONDAY FEBRUARY 8: TEXTBOOK CHAPTER 12- REVIEW AND ASSESSMENT PP. 446-447

COMPLETE CHAPTER SUMMARY; DEFINE (NOT SENTENCES)THE KEY TERMS; COMPLETE QUESTIONS 11-26

Your test is still Tuesday- begin studying this weekend  Chapters 11 and 12




DUE TUESDAY JANUARY 19- COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING ASSIGNMENT ON LOOSE-LEAF- **NO LATE ASSIGNMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED**

P.272. P.280 AND P.285- COMPLETE THE TARGET READING SKILL ON EACH PAGE

P. 285 READING FOCUS

DUE WEDNESDAY JANUARY 20- CURRENT EVENTS- YOU MUST DO 5 ARTICLES FROM YOUR UPFRONT MAGAZINE




Due Monday 1/11/16

on loose-leaf- use your textbook to complete the following:

1. Explain in detail the Mexican/American War (causes, details,Peace Treaty, Significance on America)

2. Gold Rush- Explain and the effect this had on America

3. Explain the Gadsden Purchase and the effect this had on America

4. What is the significance of the phrase "54/40 or Fight"- explain why this phrase was used

ASSIGNMENT:

Unit: First Five Presidents

Chapter 5 Section 4 and Chapter 6

Test: Friday Dec. 18

Thursday Dec.10: Read Chapter 6 section 5 (pp.224-229) p.224 Target Reading Skill and p. 229 Q's 1-7- On loose-leaf



Thursday 11/19: Court Cases (all 10)

Friday 11/20: Quiz on the Bill of Rights

Monday Nov. 30: Test on the Court Cases


Thursday October 29:

1. Blue Book pp.75-78 ;black book pp.39-42 (these are the books you borrowed from the classroom)- Explain the election process and electoral college in your own words.

2. Print out the following and bring to class: a current electoral map, an electoral map from 2012 and 2008

Monday OCTOBER 26: Test on the Constitution

MONDAY OCTOBER 19- QUIZ ON SEPARATION OF POWERS AND THE ARTICLES


DUE TUESDAY OCTOBER 13- QUIZ ON THE PREAMBLE TO THE CONSTITUTION

ON LOOSE-LEAF COMPLETE THE A LEGISLATIVE BRANCH WORKSHEET FOUND BELOW


DUE TUESDAY OCT. 6- ON LOOSE-LEAF----- P.30 DEFINE REVIEWING KEY TERMS;P/.64 CREATING A CHAPTER SUMMARY;P.94 CREATING A CHAPTER SUMMARY;P.138 Q'S 11-20

Test:

Tuesday October 6- Chapters 1-4; Multiple Choice and Short Answer