Assignment Calendar
United States History
Spring 2009
Note: the date indicates the day the assignment is due, or when the test will be taken
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday                                            
1/26/2009 1/27/2009 1/28/2009 1/29/2009 1/30/2009 1/31/2009
First Day of School

Lecture: Why Study History?
Hwk: 1 page "Who, in history, would you talk to?"

Begin Unit 1:
US Constitutio
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lecture: Preamble
(Preamble and Article I)
US Constitution

Articles 2 & 3

lecture: checks and balances
US Constitution
Articles 4-7

lecture: Bill of Rights
Quiz: class rules
Book / notebook check

Constitution: The Amendments
 
2/2/2009 2/3/2009 2/4/2009 2/5/2009 2/6/2009 2/7/2009
Hwk: pg. 110 #2-9, 12

Review: US Constitution
Exam: US Constitution Unit 2: The Progressives

Lecture:
America in 1900, the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Hwk: 9.1 #1-2,4

group work: accomplishments of the progressive era
Hwk: 9.2 #2-4

Lecture:
Teddy Roosevelt – Progressive President
 
2/9/2009 2/10/2009 2/11/2009 2/12/2009 2/13/2009 2/14/2009
Lincoln's Birthday
(no school)
Hwk: 9.3 #1-2, 4

Lecture:
Woodrow Wilson’s Domestic Policy

present group work
Hwk: 9.5 #1-3
Review

Jeopardy? Work on Essays?
Exam: The Progressives  
2/16/2009 2/17/2009 2/18/2009 2/19/2009 2/20/2009 2/21/2009
President's Day
(no school)
Unit 3:
US Imperialism

lect: Motives for US Imperialism
Hwk: 10.1 #1-2, 4 Hwk: 10.2 #1-2, 4 Hwk: 10.3 #1-3

Video: Spanish American War
 
2/23/2009 2/24/2009 2/25/2009 2/26/2009 2/27/2009 2/28/2009
Group Project - US Foreign Policy  Hwk: 10.4 #1-3

Activity: US Foreign Policy
Hwk:  Primary Sources summaries
Review --Jeopardy
CPT
Exam: US Imperialism
 
3/2/2009 3/3/2009 3/4/2009 3/5/2009 3/6/2009 3/7/2009
Unit 4:
World War I
Hwk: 11.1 #1-3
Hwk: 11.2 #1-4 Hwk: 11.3 #1-3    
3/9/2009 3/10/2009 3/11/2009 3/12/2009 3/13/2009 3/14/2009
CASEE testing
and blocks 1 & 2 
CASEE testing
and blocks 3 & 4

Hwk: 11.4 #1-3

Review --Jeopardy
Exam:
World War I
Staff Development Day
(no school)
 
3/16/2009 3/17/2009 3/18/2009 3/19/2009 3/20/2009 3/21/2009
Unit 4:
Roaring Twenties
Hwk: 12.1 #1-3 CPT
Hwk: 12.2 #1;
& 12.3 #2-3
Hwk: 13.1 #1-3 Lecture: Culture of the 1920’s  
3/23/2009 3/24/2009 3/25/2009 3/26/2009 3/27/2009 3/28/2009
Hwk: 13.2 #1-3 Hwk: 13.3 #1, 3-4 Hwk: 13.4 #1, 3-4 Final Exams
Per 1 & 2
8:30 – 1:10
Final Exams
Per 3 & 4
8:30 – 1:10
 
3/30/2009 3/31/2009 4/1/2009 4/2/2009 4/3/2009 4/4/2009 1/7/1900
lect: Causes of the Great Depression
Hwk: 14.1 #1-4

video: Grapes of Wrath
Hwk: 14.2 #1-4
Hwk: 14.3 #1-4

Lect: FDR and the New Deal
Hwk 15.1 #1-3  
4/6/2009 4/7/2009 4/8/2009 4/9/2009 4/10/2009 4/11/2009 1/14/1900
Hwk: 15.2 #1-2, 4 Hwk: 15.3 #1-2
Hwk: 15.4 #1-2
Hwk: 15.5 #1-2,4 Hwk: p 536 #11-14, 16, 19 Exam: The Great Depression  
4/13/2009 4/14/2009 4/15/2009 4/16/2009 4/17/2009 4/18/2009 1/21/1900
Spring Break
(no school)
Spring Break
(no school)
Spring Break
(no school)
Spring Break
(no school)
Spring Break
(no school)
 
4/20/2009 4/21/2009 4/22/2009 4/23/2009 4/24/2009 4/25/2009 1/28/1900
New Unit: World War II  Hwk: 16.1 #1-3
Hwk:
16.2 #1; 16.3 #1-2

Hwk: 16.4 #1-2
Hwk: 17.1 #1-4
 
4/27/2009 4/28/2009 4/29/2009 4/30/2009 5/1/2009 5/2/2009 2/4/1900
Hwk: 17.1 #1-4
Hwk: 17.2 #1; 17.3 #1-2 Hwk: 17.4 #1-2,4 review

Jeopardy
Exam
WWII 
 
5/4/2009 5/5/2009 5/6/2009 5/7/2009 5/8/2009 5/9/2009 2/11/1900
Unit 8: The 1950's

lecture: The Cold War
Hwk: 18.1 #1-3
18.2 #2
Hwk: 19.1 #1-4 Hwk: 19.2 #1-4
Quiz: 1950’s

Lecture: The Kennedy Years
Civil Rights
   
5/11/2009 5/12/2009 5/13/2009 5/14/2009 5/15/2009 5/16/2009 2/18/1900
Hwk: 18.1 #1-3
18.2 #2
STAR Testing - morning
1st block - 12:00 - 1:30
2nd block - 1:45 - 3:10
Hwk: 19.1 #1-4 STAR Testing - morning
3rd block - 12:35 - 1:50
4th block - 1:55 - 3:10
Physics Day?

catch up on work
 
5/18/2009 5/19/2009 5/20/2009 5/21/2009 5/22/2009 5/23/2009
Hwk: 19.2 #1-4

Hwk: 21.1 #1-4 Hwk: 22.3 #1-4 Hwk: 21.3 #1-4 Quiz: Kennedy & Civil Rights  
5/25/2009 5/26/2009 5/27/2009 5/28/2009 5/29/2009 5/30/2009
Memorial Day
(no school)
Lecture: US involvement in Vietnam War Hwk: 22.1 #1-4 Hwk: 22.2 #1-4 Hwk: 22.3 #1-4  
6/1/2009 6/2/2009 6/3/2009 6/4/2009   1/1/1900
Hwk: 22.4 #1-4
Hwk: 22.5 #1-4
Quiz Vietnam War
Review for final exam 

Review for final exam 1930-present
 
6/8/2009 6/9/2009 6/10/2009 6/11/2009 6/12/2009 6/13/2009

Review for final exam 1930-present
Review for
final Exam
Final Exams
Per 1 & 2
8:30 – 1:10
Final Exams
Per 3 & 4
8:30 – 1:10

Graduation
Teacher Work Day
(no school)
 
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