US History II

General Information
 

Course Description:  This course provides a brief overview of United States History starting with the Constitution and concluding with World War II.  Students will learn social studies skills that will be used throughout life as well as knowledge of global concepts of which every global citizen should be aware.

 

Course of Study:

            1. The Civil War and Reconstruction

            2.  Westward Expansion

            3.  City Life and Change

            4.  Imperialism and World War I

            5.  The Roaring Twenties, Great Depression, and New Deal Era

            6.  World War II

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Tentative Weekly Schedule

posted May 26, 2017, 9:53 AM by Kara Bolly

Tentative Weekly Schedule 5/29/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

No School!

 

 

The Outsiders

Risk Day!

 

Rare Birds

8th Grade Done at 11:20

 

Congratulations 8th Grade; you made it!

Tentative Weekly Schedule

posted May 20, 2017, 7:57 AM by Kara Bolly

Tentative Weekly Schedule 5/22/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

Jeopardy

 

Brain Break

 

Jeopardy

 

Exit Slips

 

WWII Quiz Thursday, May 25th

6 Word Stories

 

and

 

The Outsiders Debate

Brewers Game!

Warm Up

 

WWII Quiz

 

Brain Break

 

DEAR

 

Exit Slips

 

 

Warm Up

 

Quiz Retakes

 

Brain Break

 

Skill Builders

 

Exit Slips

Tentative Weekly Schedule 5/29/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

No School!

 

 

The Outsiders

Risk Day!

 

Rare Birds

8th Grade Done at 11:20

 

Tentative Weekly Schedule

posted May 12, 2017, 6:10 AM by Kara Bolly

Tentative Weekly Schedule 5/15/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

Work Time

 

Brain Break

 

Work Time

 

Exit Slips

 

WWII Project Due Friday, May 19th

Civil War Reenactments

 

Warm Up

 

Work Time

 

Brain Break

 

Work Time

 

Exit Slips

Positive Impact Day

Warm Up

 

Projects Due!

Presentations!

 

Brain Break

 

Presentations!

 

Rare Birds

 

WWII Quiz Thursday, May 25

 

Tentative Weekly Schedule 5/22/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

Jeopardy

 

Brain Break

 

Jeopardy

 

Exit Slips

 

WWII Quiz Thursday, May 25th

6 Word Stories

 

and

 

The Outsiders Debate

Brewers Game!

Warm Up

 

WWII Quiz

 

Brain Break

 

DEAR

 

Exit Slips

 

 

Warm Up

 

Quiz Retakes

 

Brain Break

 

Skill Builders

 

Exit Slips

Tentative Weekly Schedule

posted May 5, 2017, 6:37 AM by Kara Bolly

Tentative Weekly Schedule 5/8/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

The Manhattan Project

 

Brain Break

 

Debate

 

Exit Slips

MAP Testing

 

Warm Up

 

Results of WWII

 

Brain Break

 

Discussion

 

Exit Slips

 MAP Testing

Warm Up

 

Introduce WWII Project Due Friday, May 19

 

Brain Break

 

Work Time

 

Rare Birds

Tentative Weekly Schedule 5/15/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

Work Time

 

Brain Break

 

Work Time

 

Exit Slips

 

WWII Project Due Friday, May 19th

Civil War Reenactments

 

Warm Up

 

Work Time

 

Brain Break

 

Work Time

 

Exit Slips

Positive Impact Day

Warm Up

 

Projects Due!

Presentations!

 

Brain Break

 

Presentations!

 

Rare Birds

 

WWII Quiz Thursday, May 25

 

Tentative Weekly Schedule

posted Apr 27, 2017, 9:30 AM by Kara Bolly   [ updated Apr 28, 2017, 8:38 AM ]

Tentative Weekly Schedule 5/1/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

Military Game

 

Brain Break

 

Discussion

 

Exit Slips

Art Field Trip

 

 

Warm Up

 

Major Battles

 

Brain Break

 

Discussion

 

Exit Slips

 Warm Up

 

The Holocaust

 

Brain Break

 

The Holocaust

 

Exit Slips

Warm Up

 

The War at Home

 

Brain Break

 

Share

 

Rare Birds

Tentative Weekly Schedule 5/8/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

The Manhattan Project

 

Brain Break

 

Debate

 

Exit Slips

MAP Testing

 

Warm Up

 

Results of WWII

 

Brain Break

 

Discussion

 

Exit Slips

 MAP Testing

Warm Up

 

Introduce WWII Project Due Friday, May 19

Brain Break 


Work Time


Rare Birds

Tentative Weekly Schedule

posted Apr 21, 2017, 9:55 AM by Kara Bolly

Tentative Weekly Schedule 4/28/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

The Causes of World War II

 

Brain Break

 

Discussion

 

Assignment:  Cornell Notes for Chapter 26 Section 1

Due Tuesday

 

Exit Slips

 

Warm Up

 

Quiz Retake

 

World War II Reading

 

Brain Break

 

Cornell Notes due end of hour

 

Skill Builders

 

Exit Slips

 

 

 

Warm Up

 

The War in Europe Timeline

 

Brain Break

 

Discussion

 

Exit Slips

 Warm Up

 

Pearl Harbor

 

Brain Break

 

The US Enters the War

 

Rare Birds

No School!

Tentative Weekly Schedule 5/1/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

Military Game

 

Brain Break

 

Discussion

 

Exit Slips

Art Field Trip

 

 

Warm Up

 

Major Battles

 

Brain Break

 

Discussion

 

Exit Slips

 Warm Up

 

The Holocaust

 

Brain Break

 

The Holocaust

 

Exit Slips

Warm Up

 

The War at Home

 

Brain Break

 

Share

 

Rare Birds

Tentative Weekly Schedule

posted Apr 13, 2017, 6:39 AM by Kara Bolly

Tentative Weekly Schedule 4/17/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

No School!

Essays Due!

 

Warm Up

 

Jeopardy

 

Brain Break

 

Study Guide Time

 

Exit Slips

 

 

Warm Up

 

Quiz

 

Brain Break

 

Vocabulary due beginning of class Friday, April 20

  

Exit Slips

Warm Up

 

World War II Pre-Quiz

 

Brain Break

 

Vocabulary Work Time

 

Exit Slips

 

Warm Up

 

Vocabulary Due!

 

Monopoly!

 

Brain Break

 

Monopoly!

 

Rare Birds

Tentative Weekly Schedule 4/28/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

The Causes of World War II

 

Brain Break

 

Discussion

 

Assignment:  Cornell Notes for Chapter 26 Section 1

Due Tuesday

 

Exit Slips

 

Warm Up

 

Quiz Retake

 

World War II Reading

 

Brain Break

 

Cornell Notes due end of hour

 

Skill Builders

 

Exit Slips

 

 

 

Warm Up

 

The War in Europe Timeline

 

Brain Break

 

Discussion

 

Exit Slips

 Warm Up

 

Pearl Harbor

 

Brain Break

 

The US Enters the War

 

Rare Birds

No School!

Tentative Weekly Schedule

posted Apr 7, 2017, 6:32 AM by Kara Bolly

Tentative Weekly Schedule 4/10/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

Work Time

 

Brain Break

 

Work Time

 

Exit Slips

 

New Deal Essay Due Tuesday, April 18

Forward Exam

Warm Up

 

Revising & Editing

 

Brain Break

 

Revising & Editing

 

Exit Slips

 

Roaring 20s, Great Depression, New Deal Quiz Wednesday, April 19

Forward Exam

No School!

Tentative Weekly Schedule 4/17/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

No School!

Essays Due!

 

Warm Up

 

Jeopardy

 

Brain Break

 

Study Guide Time

 

Exit Slips

 

 

Warm Up

 

Quiz

 

World War II Reading

 

Brain Break

 

Vocabulary due Monday, April 24

 

Skill Builders

 

Exit Slips

Warm Up

 

World War II Pre-Quiz

 

Brain Break

 

Vocabulary Work Time

 

Exit Slips

 

Warm Up

 

Monopoly!

 

Brain Break

 

Monopoly!

 

Rare Birds

Tentative Weekly Schedule

posted Mar 24, 2017, 8:17 AM by Kara Bolly

Enjoy your Spring Break!

Tentative Weekly Schedule 4/3/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

The Dust Bowl and Hard Times

 

Brain Break

 

Discussion

 

Exit Slips

Warm Up

 

Introduce New Deal Projects Flyers Due Thursday, April 6!

Essays Due, Tuesday, April 18!

 

Brain Break

 

Research Time

 

Exit Slips

Warm Up

 

Research Time

 

Brain Break

 

Research Time

 

Exit Slips

 

Warm Up

 

Share Flyers!

 

Work Time

 

Brain Break

 

Work Time

 

Exit Slips

Warm Up

 

Work Time

 

Brain Break

 

Work Time

 

Rare Birds

Tentative Weekly Schedule 4/10/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

Work Time

 

Brain Break

 

Work Time

 

Exit Slips

 

New Deal Essay Due Tuesday, April 18

Forward Exam

Warm Up

 

Revising & Editing

 

Brain Break

 

Revising & Editing

 

Exit Slips

 

Roaring 20s, Great Depression, New Deal Quiz Wednesday, April 19

Forward Exam

No School!

Tentative Weekly Schedule

posted Mar 17, 2017, 8:06 AM by Kara Bolly

Tentative Weekly Schedule 3/20/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

Reactions to the Crash

 

Brain Break

 

Primary Sources

 

Exit Slips

 

Outline Due!

Warm Up

 

Policies for Dealing with the Great Depression

 

Brain Break

 

Discussion

 

Exit Slips

Warm Up

 

Fireside Chats

 

Brain Break

 

Analysis

 

Exit Slips

Warm Up

 

The Dust Bowl

 

Brain Break

 

Changing Culture

 

Exit Slips

Warm Up

 

Current Events and Wrap Up for Fun Friday

 

Rare Birds

Enjoy your Spring Break!

Tentative Weekly Schedule 4/3/17

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Warm Up

 

Introduce New Deal Projects Flyers Due Wednesday, April 5!

Essays Due, Tuesday, April 11!

 

Brain Break

 

Research Time

 

Exit Slips

Warm Up

 

Research Time

 

Brain Break

 

Research Time

 

Exit Slips

Warm Up

 

Share Flyers!

 

Work Time

 

Brain Break

 

Work Time

 

Exit Slips

 

Roaring 20s, Great Depression, New Deal Quiz Wednesday, April 12

Warm Up

 

Work Time

 

Brain Break

 

Work Time

 

Exit Slips

Warm Up

 

Work Time

 

Brain Break

 

Work Time

 

Rare Birds

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