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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