U.S. History and Government


US HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT REGENT IS ON 

  WEDNESDAY JUNE 15 @12:30- PLEASE ARRIVE BY 12:00

WEEK OF JUNE 6:

Regents Review Quiz Tuesday 6/7  H period 10 questions

                                                 F period 25 questions

Current Events Due Tuesday 6/7 for 5 extra points

                 All Current Events will be due on Wednesday 6/8

**** Any student who needs to make up any tests or quizzes for the quarter must do so by Wednesday 6/8 or receive a "0" for that quiz or test

*****PRACTICE REGENTS AND PREP LINKS ARE FOUND BELOW UNDER "LINKS" - 2009; 2012 AND REGENTS PREP.ORG  ARE GREAT TO REVIEW UP UNTIL THE TEST


Textbooks are due Thursday June 3

Thursday June 2: Regents Review Quiz 2 (pp.10-20 in review packet 2)

Tuesday June 8: Regents Review Quiz 3 (pp.21-41 in review packet 3)


DUE TUESDAY 5/31: Take Home Cold War Test

**** Quiz 1 of the Regents Review will be Tuesday 5/31 (this was originally supposed to be on Friday)



4th Qtr:

Due Monday May 9- Download and print the following worksheets and complete-

Using Chapter 24 in your textbooks

http://www.sfponline.org/departments/socialstudies/amwk/ch24wk4.pdf

http://www.sfponline.org/departments/socialstudies/amwk/ch24wk3.pdf

http://www.sfponline.org/departments/socialstudies/amwk/ch24wk2.pdf

http://www.sfponline.org/departments/socialstudies/amwk/ch24wk1.pdf



Due Monday May 2:  Read Chapter 24 sections 1&2- on loose-leaf; 

a. Explain the causes of WWII 

b. List the dictators who rose to power in each of the following countries: Germany,Russia, Spain, Japan, Italy

Explain the form of government they each established, how they rose to power in each country, and their goals for their country.


Due Wednesday April 20: Read Chapter 22; pp. 756-761 read; p. 761 Complete questions 1-5 on loose-leaf; Make a comparison chart or diagram between FDR and Hoover.


Due Thursday 4/7: Read pp.646-651 page 651 answer question #5 in an essay form (on loose-leaf)





Tuesday 3/22: DBQ Essay Test on Imperialism

Bring the Documents colpleted to school- the documents are found below under files: "Imperialism Documents"

Wednesday 3/23: Current Events  4 total

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Monday 3/14:

Test on Chapter 18- Progressive Era

Due Monday: on loose leaf-p.640 Chapter Summary and Questions 11-20

Do Not Type this assignment



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