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US HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT REGENTS EXAM WILL BE ADMINISTERED ON TUESDAY 6/18 AT 8:25 AM. YOU MUST BE IN YOUR TESTING ROOM NO LATER THAN 8:15 AM. YOU MUST BRING MULTIPLE BLUE PENS. YOU MAY ONLY USE BLUE PEN ON THE ENTIRE EXAM. 

C PERIOD IS TESTING IN E 106

D PERIOD IS TESTING IN E 104

G PERIOD IS TESTING IN E 103

Due Wednesday 6/12

1) Review for your Regents exam

Due Tuesday 6/11

1) Review for your Regents exam

Due Monday 6/10

1) Review for your Regents exam

Due Friday 6/7

1) Review for your Regents exam

2) Complete the short answer questions for all documents associated with the DBQ from the Regents that was assigned in class in your review books (JUNE 2017).

Due Thursday 6/6

1) Review for your Regents exam

Due Wednesday 6/5

1) Review your notes on the Cold War era presidencies

2) Prepare for a possible quiz on the presidencies of NIxon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, Bush, Clinton, Bush, Obama, and the election of 2016

3) Review for your Regents exam

Due Tuesday 6/4

1) Review your notes on the Cold War era presidencies

2) Prepare for a possible quiz on the presidencies of NIxon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, Bush, Clinton, Bush, Obama, and the election of 2016

3) Complete all of the UNIT PRE TESTS IN YOUR REVIEW BOOK - Unit 1 through Unit 7 (pages xxxiv-xLvi). DO NOT circle answers in your review book. YOU MUST record your answers in a separate page of your notebook or on a separate file on your ipad. Each pre test must be Titled "UNIT PRE TEST 1, UNIT PRE TEST 2, ETC".

Due Monday 6/3

1) Review your notes on the Cold War era presidencies

2) Prepare for a possible quiz on the presidencies of NIxon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, Bush, Clinton, Bush, and Obama

Due Wednesday 5/29

1) Review your notes on the Cold War era presidencies

2) Prepare for a possible quiz on the presidencies of NIxon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, Bush, Clinton, Bush, and Obama

Due Tuesday 5/28

1) Review your notes on the Cold War era presidencies

2) Prepare for a possible quiz on the presidencies of NIxon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, Bush, Clinton, Bush, and Obama

Due Thursday 5/23

1) Review your notes on the Cold War era presidencies

2) Prepare for a possible quiz on the presidencies of NIxon, Ford, Carter, and Reagan

Due Wednesday 5/22

1) Review your notes on the Cold War era presidencies

Due Tuesday 5/21

1) Review your notes on the Cold War era presidencies

Due Monday 5/20

1) Review your notes on the Cold War era presidencies

Due Friday 5/17

1) Review your notes and prepare for a quiz this week on the presidencies of the Cold War era

Due Thursday 5/16

1) Review your notes and prepare for a quiz this week on the presidencies of the Cold War era

Due Wednesday 5/15

1) Review your notes and prepare for a quiz this week on the Cold War

Due Tuesday 5/14

1) Identify and outline:

-Nuremburg War Crime Trials

-United Nations (Collective Security)

-The Cold War (main theme/concept)

Due Monday 5/13

1) Review the causes of US involvement in WWII

2) Prepare for a possible quiz this week on US involvement in WWII

3) Exam on WWII will be Monday 5/13

Due Friday 5/10

1) Review the causes of US involvement in WWII

2) Prepare for a possible quiz this week on US involvement in WWII

3) Exam on WWII will be Monday 5/13

Due Thursday 5/9

1) Review the causes of US involvement in WWII

2) Prepare for a possible quiz this week on US involvement in WWII

Due Wednesday 5/8

1) Review the causes of US involvement in WWII

2) Prepare for a possible quiz this week on US involvement in WWII

Due Tuesday 5/7

1) Review the causes of US involvement in WWII

Due Monday 5/6

1) Review the causes of US involvement in WWII

2) Look up and explain: the Lend Lease Act, the Destroyers for Bases agreement, and the Cash and Carry policy

Due Friday 5/3

1) Review the causes of US involvement in WWII

Due Thursday 5/2

1) Complete and review your three column chart regarding the FDR's New Deal (See google classroom)

Due Wednesday 5/1

1) Review your notes covering the Great Depression. Review FDR's New Deal.

Due Tuesday 4/30

1) Review your notes and work sheets covering the New Deal.

2) Prepare for a possible quiz on the New Deal.

Due Monday 4/29

1. Complete the assignment that will be posted to google classroom. The assignment will be posted no later than Wednesday 4/17. The assignment is due upon your return from Easter break (Monday 4/29).) Detailed instructions regarding the assignment will be posted to google classroom.

Due Wednesday 3/6

1) Review your notes and HW on the Industrial Revolution

2) Exam on the Industrial Revolution has been postponed until further notice.

Due Tuesday 3/5

1) Review your notes on the Industrialization and the Gilded Age of the US

2) Create a T chart comparing the Knights of Labor and the American Federation of Labor. You MUST include info on the following:

-founders and leaders of the organization

-who was allowed to become a member

-what were the goals of this organization

-was this organization successful at achieving their goals, why or why not?

3) Create an outline of the causes and impact of the following labor strikes:

-Great Railway Strike 1877

-Homestead Strike 1892

-Pullman Strike 1894

4) Create an outline of the Granger Movement (causes, goals, who was supporting the movement?)

5) Create an outline of the Populist Party Platform (What were their main goals and objectives)

6) Look up and define/explain:

-Homestead Act

-Dawes Act

-Gentlemen's Agreement

-Chinese Exclusion Act

7) Exam on US Industrialization will be Wednesday 3/6

Due Monday 3/4

1) Review your notes on the Industrialization and the Gilded Age of the US

2) Create a T chart comparing the Knights of Labor and the American Federation of Labor. You MUST include info on the following:

-founders and leaders of the organization

-who was allowed to become a member

-what were the goals of this organization

-was this organization successful at achieving their goals, why or why not?

3) Exam on US Industrialization will be Wednesday 3/6

Due Friday 3/1

1) Review your notes on the Industrialization and the Gilded Age of the US

2) Exam on US Industrialization will be Wednesday 3/6

Due Thursday 2/28

1) Review your notes on the Industrialization and the Gilded Age of the US

2) Exam on US Industrialization will be Friday 3/1

Due Wednesday 2/27

1) Review your notes on the Industrialization of the US

2) Exam on US Industrialization will be Friday 3/1

Due Tuesday 2/26

1) Review your notes on the Industrialization of the US

2) Exam on US Industrialization will be Thursday 2/28

Due Monday 2/25

1) Review your notes on Reconstruction

2) Create an outline of notes covering the causes and impact of Industrial Revolution in the United States (you can refer to your text book and online sources)

Due Friday 2/15

1) Review your outlines of the reconstruction plans 

2) Students must create a T chart comparing and contrasting the goals, ideas, and methods supported by WEB DuBois and Booker T. Washington. The chart MUST BE ON SEPARATE PAPER (not on ipad or anything other than a separate piece of paper. Charts will be collected as HW at the start of your exam on Reconstruction.

3) Exam on Reconstruction will be Friday 2/15

Due Thursday 2/14

1) Review your outlines of the reconstruction plans 

2)  Exam on Reconstruction will be Friday 2/15

Due Wednesday 2/13

1) Review your outlines of the reconstruction plans 

2) Exam on Reconstruction will be Thursday 2/14

Due Tuesday 2/12

1) Review your outlines of the reconstruction plans 

2) Exam on Reconstruction will be Thursday 2/14

Due Friday 2/8

1) Review your outlines of the reconstruction plans and prepare for a quiz this week on Reconstruction

Due Thursday 2/7

1) Review your outlines of the reconstruction plans and prepare for a quiz this week on Reconstruction

Due Wednesday 2/6

1) Review your outlines of the reconstruction plans and prepare for a quiz this week on Reconstruction

Due Tuesday 2/5

1) Create an outline of the Lincoln Plan for Reconstruction, Andrew Johnson's plan for reconstruction, and the Radical Republican plan for reconstruction

Due Friday 2/1

1) Prepare for your Exam on Civil War which will be Friday 2/1

Due Thursday 1/31

1) Review the causes of southern secession 

2) Prepare for a quiz on the causes of southern secession and the advantages/disadvantages of each side during the Civil War

3) Exam on Civil War will be Friday 2/1

Due Wednesday 1/30

1) Review the causes of southern secession 

2) Prepare for a quiz on the causes of southern secession and the advantages/disadvantages of each side during the Civil War

3) Exam on Civil War will be Friday 2/1

Due Tuesday 1/29

1) Review the causes of southern secession 

2) Prepare for a quiz on the causes of southern secession and the advantages/disadvantages of each side during the Civil War

Due Monday 1/28

1) Review the causes of southern secession 

2) Prepare for a quiz on the causes of southern secession and the advantages/disadvantages of each side during the Civil War

3) The thematic essay posted to google classroom is due Monday 1/28. The essay must be hand written and on separate paper. See details posted to this website under "Due Wednesday 1/23." The essay assignment is also posted to google classroom.

Due Friday 1/25

1) Review the causes of southern secession 

2) Prepare for a quiz next week on the causes of southern secession

3) The thematic essay posted to google classroom is due Monday 1/28. The essay must be hand written and on separate paper. See details posted to this website under "Due Wednesday 1/23." The essay assignment is also posted to google classroom.

Due Thursday 1/24

1) Review the causes of southern secession 

2) Prepare for a quiz this week on the causes of southern secession

3) The thematic essay posted to google classroom is due Friday 1/25. The essay must be hand written and on separate paper. See details posted to this website under "Due Wednesday 1/23." The essay assignment is also posted to google classroom.

4) Essay on Imperialism (the one that was posted to google classroom on Tuesday is due MONDAY 1/28

Due Wednesday 1/23

1) Review the causes of southern secession 

2) Prepare for a quiz this week on the causes of southern secession

3) The thematic essay posted to google classroom is due Friday 1/25. The essay must be hand written and on separate paper. For your reference:


Theme: Geography—Territorial Acquisition

Throughout the nation’s history, the United States has expanded through the acquisition

of new territories. These acquisitions have had both positive and negative effects on the

United States.

Task: Select two territories acquired by the United States and for each

- Describe the historical circumstances that led the United States to acquire the

territory

- Discuss positive and/or negative effects of the acquisition of this territory on the

United States


You may use any territory acquired by the United States since 1776. Some

suggestions you might wish to consider include the Ohio River valley (1783),

Louisiana Territory (1803), Florida (1819), Texas (1845), Oregon Territory

(1846), and California (1848).

You are not limited to these suggestions.


Due Tuesday 1/22

1) Review the causes of southern secession 

2) There will be a quiz next week on the causes of southern secession

Due Friday 1/18

1) Review your notes on Manifest Destiny

2)  Exam on Westward expansion and Manifest Destiny will be Friday 1/18

Due Thursday 1/17

1) Review your notes on Manifest Destiny

2) Prepare for a quiz this week on Manifest Destiny and Westward expansion

3) Exam on Westward expansion and Manifest Destiny will be Friday 1/18

Due Wednesday 1/16

1) Review your notes on Manifest Destiny

2) Prepare for a quiz this week on Manifest Destiny and Westward expansion

3) Exam on Westward expansion and Manifest Destiny will be Friday 1/18

Due Tuesday 1/15

1) Review your notes on Manifest Destiny

2) Prepare for a quiz this week on Manifest Destiny and Westward expansion

3) Create an outline of the major causes of the Mexican-American War

Due Monday 1/14

1) Review your notes on Sectionalism and the Age of Jackson

Due Friday 1/11

1) Review your notes on Sectionalism and the Age of Jackson

2) Create an outline of the circumstances that led to the Compromise of 1850. Make sure to also outline the details of the Compromise itself.

3) Exam on the Age of Jackson will be Friday 1/11

Due Thursday 1/10

1) Review your notes on Sectionalism and the Age of Jackson

2) Create an outline of the circumstances that led to the Compromise of 1850. Make sure to also outline the details of the Compromise itself.

3) Exam on the Age of Jackson will be Friday 1/11

Due Wednesday 1/9

1) Review your notes on Sectionalism and the Age of Jackson

2) Exam on the Age of Jackson will be Friday 1/11

Due Tuesday 1/8

1) Review your notes on Sectionalism and the Age of Jackson

2) Exam on the Age of Jackson will be Wednesday 1/9

Due Monday 1/7

1) Review your notes on Sectionalism and the Age of Jackson

2) Exam on the Age of Jackson will be Tuesday 1/8

Due Friday 1/4

1) Review your notes on Sectionalism and the Age of Jackson

2) Exam on the Age of Jackson will be Tuesday 1/8

Due Thursday 1/3/19

1) Complete the assignment posted to Google classroom.

Due Thursday 12/20

1) Prepare for a quiz on sectionalism

Due Wednesday 12/19

1) Prepare for a quiz on sectionalism

Due Tuesday 12/18

1) Review your outlines and notes of the first five presidencies

Due Monday 12/17

1) Bring your outlines of the first five presidencies

2) Prepare for you exam on the first five presidencies will be Monday 12/17

Due Friday 12/14

1) Bring your outlines of the first five presidencies

2) Prepare for you exam on the first five presidencies will be Monday 12/17

Due Thursday 12/13

1) Bring your outlines of the first five presidencies

2) Prepare for you exam on the first five presidencies will be Friday 12/14

Due Wednesday 12/12

1) Bring your outlines of the first five presidencies

2) Prepare for you exam on the first five presidencies will be Friday 12/14

Due Tuesday 12/11

1) Bring your outlines of the first five presidencies

2) Prepare for you exam on the first five presidencies will be Wednesday 12/12

Due Monday 12/10

1) Bring your outlines of the first five presidencies

2) Complete the HW assignment that is posted to google classroom

3) Exam on the first five presidencies will be Wednesday 12/12

Due Thursday 12/6

1) Bring your outlines of the first five presidencies

2) Exam on the first five presidencies will be Tuesday 12/11

Due Wednesday 12/5

1) Bring your outlines of the 10 Landmark Supreme Court cases to class. 

2) There will be an exam on the 10 Supreme Court cases from your work packet on Wednesday 12/5

Due Tuesday 12/4

1) Bring your outlines of the 10 Landmark Supreme Court cases to class. 

2) The first five presidencies assignment that was posted to google classroom on Friday 11/30 is now due and will be checked tomorrow 12/4

3) There will be an exam on the 10 Supreme Court cases from your work packet on Wednesday 12/5

Due Monday 12/3

1) Bring your outlines of the 10 Landmark Supreme Court cases to class. 

2) There will be an exam on the 10 Supreme Court cases from your work packet on Tuesday 12/4

3) Complete the assignment posted to google classroom - due Monday 12/3

Due Friday 11/30

1) Bring your outlines of the 10 Landmark Supreme Court cases to class. 

2) There will be an exam on the 10 Supreme Court cases from your work packet on Tuesday 12/4

3) There will be an assignment posted to google classroom that is due Monday 12/3

Due Thursday 11/29

1) Bring your outlines of the 10 Landmark Supreme Court cases to class. 

2) There will be an exam on the 10 Supreme Court cases from your work packet on Tuesday 12/4

Due Wednesday 11/28

1) There will be a quiz on Article III on Wednesday 11/28

2) Bring your outlines of the 10 Landmark Supreme Court cases to class.

Due Tuesday 11/27

1) There will be a quiz on Article III on Tuesday 11/27

2) If you need to take a make up exam on Article I and II of the Constitution you will take the make up in class on Tuesday 11/27. You will then take a make up on the Article III quiz in class on Wednesday.

Due Monday 11/26

1) Supreme Court Landmark Cases assignment is due Monday 11/26

2) There will be a quiz on Article III on Tuesday 11/27

3) If you need to take a make up exam on Article I and II of the Constitution you will take the make up in class on Tuesday 11/27. You will then take a make up on the Article III quiz in class on Wednesday.

Due Wednesday 11/21

1) Check google classroom for classwork and homework assignment.

Due Tuesday 11/20

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

Due Monday 11/19

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

2) Exam on the details of all three branches of government will be Monday 11/19

Due Friday 11/16

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

2) Exam on the details of all three branches of government will be Monday 11/19

Due Thursday 11/15

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

2) Exam on the details of all three branches of government will be Friday 11/16

Due Wednesday 11/14

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

2) Exam on the details of all three branches of government will be Thursday 11/15

Due Tuesday 11/13

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

2) Exam on the details of all three branches of government will be Wednesday 11/14

Due Friday 11/9

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

2) Exam on the details of all three branches of government will be Wednesday 11/14

Due Thursday 11/8

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

Due Wednesday 11/7

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

2) Complete the Thematic Essay assigned through Google Classroom. You must write the essay by hand on separate paper. The essay will be collected in class on Wednesday 11/7.

Due Tuesday 11/6

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

2) Complete the Thematic Essay assigned through Google Classroom. You must write the essay by hand on separate paper. The essay will be collected in class on Tuesday 11/6.

Due Monday 11/5

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

Due Wednesday 10/31

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

2) Students must complete a T chart comparing and contrasting the strengths and weaknesses of the new Constitution. You must complete the assignment on SEPARATE PAPER so it can be collected. You must have at least 3 bullet points for each side of the chart.

3) Exam on the 7 articles of the US Constitution, the Constitutional Convention, and the Bill of Rights will be Wednesday 10/31

Due Tuesday 10/30

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

2) Exam on the 7 articles of the US Constitution, the Constitutional Convention, and the Bill of Rights will be Tuesday 10/30

Due Monday 10/29

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

2) Answer the following question in your notebook (answers must be written and will be checked on Monday):

Explain what it means to refer to the Constitution as a "living document"?

Due Friday 10/26

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

2) Prepare for a quiz on the Bill of Rights and Articles of the US Constitution to be given this week

Due Thursday 10/25

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

2) Prepare for a quiz on the Bill of Rights and Articles of the US Constitution to be given this week

Due Wednesday 10/24

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights and 7 articles of the Constitution

2) Prepare for a quiz on the Bill of Rights and Articles of the US Constitution to be given this week

Due Tuesday 10/23

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights

2) Prepare for a quiz on the Bill of Rights and Articles of the US Constitution to be given this week

3) Complete your "tweeted" and hashtag versions of the amendments from the Bill of Rights. We will be using this info on Monday to compile our notes and explanations of the first 10 amendments.

Due Monday 10/22

1) Review your notes and readings on the Bill of Rights

2) Prepare for a quiz on the Bill of Rights and Articles of the US Constitution

3) Complete your "tweeted" and hashtag versions of the amendments from the Bill of Rights. We will be using this info on Monday to compile our notes and explanations of the first 10 amendments.

Due Friday 10/19

1) Review your notes on the Constitution and Preamble. Review the basic constitutional principles of Separation of Powers and Checks and Balances

2) Review all 7 articles of the US Constitution

3) Create a list of 3 things you associate with the Bill of Rights. Do not look up information. Just make a list of 3 things you feel are related to or associated with the Bill of Rights from the knowledge you already have.

Due Thursday 10/18

1) Review your notes on the Constitution and Preamble. Review the basic constitutional principles of Separation of Powers and Checks and Balances

2) Review all 7 articles of the US Constitution

Due Wednesday 10/17

1) Review your notes on the Constitution and Preamble. Review the basic constitutional principles of Separation of Powers and Checks and Balances

Due Tuesday 10/16

1) Review your notes on the Constitution and Preamble

Due Monday 10/15

1) Review your notes on the Constitutional Convention.

2) Ponder this: What is the purpose of the Preamble to the US Constitution?

Due Friday 10/12

1) Review your notes on the Constitutional Convention. 

2) Ponder this: What is the purpose of the Preamble to the US Constitution?

Due Thursday 10/11

1) Review your notes on the Constitutional Convention. Make sure you have completed the "Creating a Constitution Work Sheet"

Due Tuesday 10/9

1) Review your notes on the Constitutional Convention

Due Thursday 10/4

1) Read and review the 7 articles of the US Constitution. Prepare for a possible quiz

Due Wednesday 10/3

1) Review your notes on the strengths and weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation

Due Tuesday 10/2

1) Create a detailed outline of the events surround Shays' Rebellion

2) Prepare for a quiz on the Articles of Confederation to be given in class this week

Due Monday 10/1

1) Create a detailed outline of the events surround Shays' Rebellion

Due Thursday 9/27

1) Review the foundations of US Government

Due Wednesday 9/26

1) Exam on Foundations of US Government and the American Revolution will be Wednesday 9/26

Due Tuesday 9/25

1) Exam on Foundations of US Government and the American Revolution will be Tuesday 9/25

Due Monday 9/24

1) Exam on Foundations of US Government and the American Revolution will be Monday 9/24

Due Friday 9/21

1) Review your notes on Foundations of US Government. Continue to be prepared with your list of 3 causes of the American Revolution.

2) Exam on Foundations of US Government and the American Revolution will be Monday 9/24

Due Thursday 9/20

1) Review your notes on Foundations of US Government. Continue to be prepared with your list of 3 causes of the American Revolution.

2) Exam on Foundations of US Government and the American Revolution will be Friday 9/21

Due Wednesday 9/19

1) Review your notes on Foundations of US Government. Continue to be prepared with your list of 3 causes of the American Revolution.

2) Exam on Foundations of US Government and the American Revolution will be Friday 9/21

Due Tuesday 9/18

1) Review your notes on Foundations of US Government. Continue to be prepared with your list of 3 causes of the American Revolution.

2) Exam on Foundations of US Government and the American Revolution will be Friday 9/21

Due Monday 9/17

1) Create a list of at least 3 major causes of the American Revolution

Due Friday 9/14

1)  Review for a quiz covering foundations of US Government and colonial rights

Due Thursday 9/13

1) Continue to review the Foundations of US Government. Review for a possible quiz this week.

Due Wednesday 9/12

1) Continue to review the Foundations of US Government. Review for a possible quiz this week.

Due Tuesday 9/11

1) Review the enlightenment thinkers who laid the foundations and principles of US Government

Due Monday 9/10

1) All students must sign the course requirements and have the course requirements signed by a parent or guardian. You can print it out and have it signed or you can load the file into notability or another iPad format you prefer and show me a digital copy of the course requirements signed.

2) ALL summer assignments must be submitted to me IN CLASS NO LATER THAN MONDAY 9/10. If you do not hand in the assignment on Monday 9/10 you will receive a "0" for the assignment. There will be no exceptions on this policy. 

Due Friday 9/7

All students must be prepared to hand in a copy of their summer assignment (preferably typed.)  You must also have the assignment saved as a file that can be submitted through Google classroom, Turn It In, etc. I will provide more directions on submitting this assignment when we meet in class on day 1 of the cycle.

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