October 2nd and October 3rd
Daily Writing Prompt: Do full automatic weapons exceed our 2nd Amendment protections? Why?
Test: WW1 and the 1920’s
Video: The Great Depression https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TtttXC9tFPU
Handout: Lesson Summary 13 The Great Depression and the New Deal
October 4th and October 5th
Daily Writing Prompt: The annual Nobel Prizes are being awarded now. Who do you think should win the Peace Prize? WHY?
Video: The Great Depression https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TtttXC9tFPU (continuesd)
Suviving the Dust Bowl https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zoWDqYqFtT0
Test Review: WW1 and the 1920’s
October 6th and October 10th
Daily Writing Prompt: Find on 1930’s newspaper article online about the Dust bowl and Email it to me. 10 points. Due at the beginning of your next U.S. History class period.
Video: Suviving the Dust Bowl https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zoWDqYqFtT0
Rooseveldt’s New Deal: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1he33BcV2H0
Lecture: Review of Lesson Summary 13
October 11th and October 12th
Daily Writing Prompt: Identify one Infrastructure project of the New Deal/WPA. Explain in a paragraph explain the project and the benefit. Due next class period (Oct 13th & Oct. 16) 15 Points
Lecture: Complete/review Lesson Summary 13
October 13th and October 16th
Daily Writing Prompt: Name one New Deal initiative/program (non-infrastucture) sill in existance today. How does it benefit people in 2017?
Lecture: Review New Deal and Dust Bowl handouts
October 17th and October 18th
TEST: Great Depression, Dust Bowl & the New Deal
Video: Begin In Pursuit of Honor
October 19th and October 20th
Daily Writing Prompt: Which is more important to you, freedom or safety? Explain.
Video: In Pursuit of Honor
Handout: Lesson Summary #14
October 23rd and October 24th
Daily Writing Prompt: Samuel Johnson wrote: Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel. Want does this mean to you?
Video: Complete In pursuit of Honor
Test Review: Great Depression, Dust Bowl & the New Deal
October 25rd and October 26th
Daily Writing Prompt: People who were in their Teens and Twenties during WW2 are called the “Greatest Generation” Why do you think they were “great”?
Lecture: Continue with Lesson summary 14. WWII
October 30th and October 31st
Daily Writing Prompt: Many people believe the Whitehouse is haunted. If so, who or what is doing the haunting? Be creative.
Lecture: America’s war begins