Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Note: Quiz on chapter 20, part I (World War I) and work due on Wednesday, March 18th

Friday, March 13, 2020

  1. A Story of An Armenian Genocide Video

  2. Discuss the Great Depression

  3. Check Google Classroom for Updates during School Closure (Homework)

Thursday, March 12, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the alliances formed prior to World War I?
    2. What did European nations hope the alliance system would do? What happened instead?

  2. Crash Course: Who Started World War I? Video

  3. Discuss Legacies of World War I

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Entering the 20th century, which nation do you think would be most likely to start a significant war? Why?
    2. What do you already know about World War I?
    3. What do you already know about World War II?

  2. Discuss the Causes of World War I

  3. Crash Course: How Did World War I Start? Video

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Which 19th century concept do you think was the most important heading into the 20th: nationalism, imperialism, the Industrial Revolution? Why?

  2. Department Close Reading Benchmark #3

Monday, March 9, 2020

Note: Unit 5 (Chapters 16-19) Multiple Choice Test and Unit 5 Work Due on Monday, March 9th
Chapter 20, Part I assigned today (See homework from class and Google Classroom)
  1. Unit 5 Multiple Choice Test

  2. Begin work on Chapter 20, Part I (Homework)

Friday, March 6, 2020

Note: Unit 5 Document-Based Question Essay Test on Friday, March 6th
  1. Unit 5 Document-Based Essay Question Test

  2. Finish work and Study for Monday's Unit 5 Test (Homework)

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Note: Quiz on chapter 19 and work due on Thursday, March 5th
  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the arrival of Matthew Perry eventually lead to the end of the Tokugawa Shogunate?
    2. How did Meiji Restoration rapidly modernize Japan?

  2. Clip from Crash Course: Nationalism and Japan Video

  3. Chapter 19 Quiz

  4. Finish work and Study for Tuesday's Unit 5 Test (Homework)

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why was the Ottoman Empire referred to as the “Sick Man of Europe”?
    2. How did the Young Turks change the Ottoman Empire leading into World War I?

  2. Discuss the Decline and Rise of Japan

  3. Comparing Empires in Collision
    Using what you have learned about the China, the Ottoman Empire, and Japan, fill out the three-way Venn diagram

  4. Finish Work and Study for Monday's Quiz (Homework)

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why was the Qing Dynasty viewed as weak and ineffective?
    2. Why were modernization efforts in China unsuccessful?

  2. Clip from Crash Course: Imperialism Video

  3. Discuss the Decline of the Ottoman Empire

  4. Crash Course: Asian Responses to Imperialism Video

Monday, March 2, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Within imperialism, why might locals collaborate with the colonizers?
    2. How might religion contribute to a sense of nationalism?

  2. Discuss the Decline of China

  3. "Why the Industrial Revolution Didn't Happen in China" Article
    Read the answer (Google Classroom) and answer the questions