Mr. Davis's
United States History Class

 

Warwick High School | 51 Copeland Lane | Newport News, VA 23601 | (757) 591-4700 | Fax 596-7415

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ASSIGNMENTS - FIRST - THIRD  MARKING PERIODS

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Note: under HW, the first pages are from Patterns of Interaction and the second are from the AP Review Book.

I.                    SESSION 1

1.       Distribute materials

2.       Overview of  Course and Class of 2007 AP & IB Exam Performance Data

3.       HW – read AP pp.8-12

II.                  SESSION 2 THE CAUSES OF THE RENAISSANCE

1.       Quiz – Renaissance

2.      Causes of the Renaissance, Patterns 416-427

3.       HW – Read AP pp. 12 - 20

4.     HW - Draft Plan of Investigation and List of Sources

III.            SESSION 3 THE RENAISSANCE

1.       Quiz – Causes of Renaissance

2.      PowerPoint on The Renaissance

3.       Group 1 Activity – Describe the origin and defining characteristics of the Renaissance.  Explain 2 themes explored during this era and describe the significance of two techniques first employed by Renaissance artists.

Group 2 Activity - Create a “Top Ten List” of the greatest achievements of the Renaissance

4.     HW - Read PowerPoint on Northern & Italian Renaissance, in preparation for contrast essay.  Draft Summary of Evidence - Due Sept. 14

IV.                SESSION 4 REFORMATION

1.       Quiz –  Reformation

2.       Notes on Reformation, Patterns 429 - 437

3.     PowerPoint on The Reformation

3.       Study for Renaissance and Reformation Test

V.                SESSION 5 TEST : RENAISSANCE & REFORMATION

1.       Test

2.       Film Clip: The Medici’s, Godfathers of the Renaissance

3.       After school Film: Luther

4.       HW: Read AP pp.21 - 24

VI.                  SESSION 6 : WARS OF RELIGION

1.       Quiz: Wars of Religion

2.       PowerPoint on  Thirty Years War, Patterns 526 - 530

3.       HW – read AP pp. 30 – 35

VII.                SESSION 7 THE AGE OF EXPLORATION AND RESULTS

1.       Quiz – Age of Exploration and Results

2.       PowerPoint on Exploration, Patterns 462 – 468

3.       Workshop: Writing the AP European Exam DBQ**

4.       HW – read Patterns 480 – 489

VIII.              SESSION 8 THE SPANISH CONQUESTS IN THE AMERICAS

1.       Quiz: Spanish Exploration

2.       PowerPoint on Competing Claims in N. America, Atlantic Slave Trade, & Columbian Exchange, Patterns pp. 490 – 501

3.       HW –  read Patterns pp. 513 – 525

 

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I.                    VOCABULARY TO KNOW (2 MP)

1.       Kagan pp. 81 - 100 :: Vocabulary to Know

2.       Kagan pp. 100 – 114, Vocabulary to Know Study Questions: The Era of Bismarck

3.        Kagan pp. 183 - 204, Vocabulary to Know

4.     Kagan pp. 281 - 297, Vocabulary to Know

5.     Kagan  pp. 334 – 345, Vocabulary to Know

6.     Kagan pp. 382 - 412 , Vocabulary to Know

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