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  • First Half of the Year - Sylibus

    Posted by David Roher on 11/2/2010 11:25:00 AM

    Mr. Roher’s US History Class 

     

    Sept. 1-30

    Test Review 1776-1793

    1.      Social, political and economic reasons for coming to America

    2.      The Stamp Act & other Causes of the Rev.

    3.      Thomas Paine and Common Sense

    4.      The Declaration

    5.      Articles and Constitution

    6.      Compromises to the Constitution

    7.      The Three Branches (What does each branch do?)

    8.      Checks and Balances (JEL Chart)

    9.      Delegated and Reserved Powers

    10.  Movie – School House Rock

     

     

     

     

    Oct. 1-15

    Test Review 1787-1832

    10. Federalist vs Anti-Federalist (How we got the Bill of Rights)

    11. Washington the Federalist – Financial, Farewell and Whiskey

    12.  Jefferson and the Constitution – Strict v Loose Interpretation

    13.  Judicial Review – Marbury v Madison

    14.  Amendments & Elastics

    15.  Monroe Doctrine

    16.  Andrew Jackson & The Spoils System

    17.  Worchester v. Georgia

     

     

     

     

    Oct. 16-31

    Test Review 1820-1860

    Pages 85-97

    18. Antebellum South

    19. Missouri Compromise

    20. The Compromise of 1850

    21. Kansas Nebraska Act & the Burning of Kansas

    22. Sectionalism DBQ -State’s Rights & the Extension of Slavery

    23. Long & Short Term Causes of the Civil War -Dred Scott

    24. The Election of Lincoln & Secession

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Nov 1-15

    Test Review 1865-1877

    Pages 97-121

    28. Reconstruction

    29. Johnson

    30. Radical Republicans

    31. The Impeachment of Johnson

    32. 13, 14, 15 Amendments

    33. The end of Reconstruction

    34. Black Codes

    35. Jim Crow Laws

    36. KKK – American Terrorists

    37. Plessy v. Ferguson

    38. Booker T. Washington

    39. W.E.B. Du Bois

    40. DBQ – Reconstruction’s Failure

     

     

    Nov 15-31

    Test Review 1865-1890

    Pages 139-142

    41. Manifest Destiny - The Indian Removal Act, & Gold

    42. Manifest Destiny - The Mexican American War

    43. Homestead Act

    44. Dawes Act

    45. Rail Roads, Buffalo & the Closing of the West

     

     

    December 1-20

    Test Review 1877-1890

    Pages, 123-152

    48. The Farmers & the Grange

    49. Free Silver, Cheap Money & Bi- Metalism

    50. Populist Movement

    51.  Interstate Commerce Commission

    52.  Monopolies

    53.  Social Darwinism

    54.  Laissez-Faire

    55.  Sherman & Clayton Anti Trust

    56.  Entrepreneurs or Robber Barons

    57.   Rockefeller, Ford, Morgan & Carnegie

     

     

    January 1-15

    Test Review 1865-1914

    Pages 143-146

    58.  Unions

    59.  Immigrants

     

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  • Second Half of the Year - Sylibus

    Posted by David Roher on 11/2/2010 11:00:00 AM

    January 27-31 MIDTERMS

     

    Feb 1-15

    Test Review 1877-1914

    1. Progressives
    2. Muckrakers
    3. Women’s Suffrage
    4. Initiative, Refendum & Recall
    5. Trust-busting
    6. Federal Reserve

     

     

    Feb 15-28

    Test Review 1899-1918

    1. Imperialism & the Open Door Policy

    2. Hawaii

    3. S.A.W. - Short Term and Long Term Causes

    4. Results of the S.A.W.

    5. Roosevelt Corollary

    6. Big Stick Policy

    7. Panama Canal

     

     

    March 1-15

    Test Review 1919-1929

    1.      WWI

    2.      Wilson’s 14 Points and the League of Nations

    3.      Treaty of Versailles

    4.      Red Scare

    5.      Nativism (Sacco and Venzetti)

    6.      Schenk v US

    7.      The Rise of the KKK

    8.      The Roaring Twenties

    9.      Harlem Renaissance

    5.   Scopes Monkey Trial

    6.   Prohibition

     

     

    March 16-31

    Test Review 1929-1943

    51.  Causes and Impact of the Great Depression

    52.  New Deal

    53.  CCC, WPA, TVA, AAA

    54.  Wagner Act, 1935

    55.  Dust Bowl & the Oakies

    56.  President Franklin D. Roosevelt and the United States Supreme Court

     

    April 1-12

    Test Review 1941-1955

    1.      Isolation & Lend-Lease Act, 

    2.      World War II (Pearl Harbor to D-Day)

    3.      Korematsu v. United States (1944)

    4.      Truman & The Atomic Bomb

     

     

    April 21-30

    Test Review 1945-1955

    1.      The Iron Curtain

    2.      Truman Doctrine and the Marshall Plan

    3.      The Cold War – Berlin Blockade

    4.      The Cold War –  Korea Conflict

    5.      Red Scare of the 1920’s and McCarthyism in the 1950’s

    6.      Baby Boom, Suburbia & Highways

     

     

    May 1-15

    Test Review 1954-1973

    1.      1954 Brown v. Board of Education

    2.      1957 Little Rock Arkansas

    3.      Rosa Parks, Freedom Riders, Sit-Ins & Martin Luther King, Jr

    4.      1960’s Civil Rights Movement Legislation

    5.      1965 President Lyndon Johnson’s Great Society

    6.      Viet Nam (JFK-LBJ-Nixon)

     

     

    May 16-31

    Test Review 1972-2001

    1.      Watergate

    2.      The Presidency of Gerald Ford

    3.      The Presidency of Jimmy Carter

    4.      The "supply side" economics of President Ronald Reagan

    5.      The Presidency of George Bush 41& Gulf War

    6.      The Presidency of Bill Clinton

    7.      Gore v Bush

    8.      9-11, the war on Terror and the War in Iraq

    9.      The Presidency of Barak Obama

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  • School House Rock

    Posted by David Roher on 10/13/2010 2:00:00 PM
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mEJL2Uuv-oQ
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