9/5/19 1. Read Newsletter 2. Bring in 3 artifacts that represent " Who you are" Due Monday September, 9th (Class 820 Due Tuesday September 10th). 3. A writing piece should accompany your artifacts explaining the who, what when and why (at least one page).
9/11/19 Please Define your vocabulary words by 9/15/19 Vocabulary Set #1 1. paleolithic 2. rural 3. metropolis 4. New Netherlands 5. New Amsterdam 6 exploit 7. Dutch West India Company 8. Lenni Lenape 9. Collect Pond 10. economy/economic
11. indigenous 9/15/19 Reflection #1 Write a response using whatever genre you like (using the 3 questions) to what you learned this week based on our class discussions/walking tour. Due Monday September, 16 (Class 820 Sept, 17).
9/21/19Reflection #2 Write a response using whatever genre you like (using the 3 questions) to what you learned this week based on our class discussions/walking tour. Due Monday September, 23 (Class 820 Sept, 24) Vocabulary Set #2--- Please define the following words in your notebook. 1. industry industrialism 2. capitalism, capitalist 3. affluent, affluence 4. elite 5. Henry Rutgers 6. John Delancey 7. Nicholas Bayard 8. hierarchy 9. monarchy 10. infrastructure
Reflection #3Write a response using whatever genre you like (using the 3 questions) to what you learned this week based on our class discussions/walking tour. Due Wednesday September 3rd, Topics in your reflection include, street names, district names, & Catherine Street Walking Tour.
Reflection #4 Due Monday October 7th (Class 820 Tuesday October 8th) Write about the history & story about your first/last name and if you have a middle name & Nickname. Also include in your reflection your thoughts about gentrification based on video handout & Socratic seminar.
Vocabulary Set #3 1. push/pull factors 2. immigration/immigrant 3. emigration/emigrate 4. Ellis Island 5. Angel island 6. assimilation/assimilate 7. ethnography/ ethnographer 8. Industrial Revolution 9. steerage section 10. Chinese Exclusion Act 11. Gentleman's Agreement Act 12. nativism/ nativist
Reflection #5 Due Tuesday October 15th (class 800 Wednesday) If you are writing your response should be at least two pages long. Explain the stations that you were at and the push/pull factors. Also, what struggles confronted immigrants as they settled in America. Should we abolish the term "alien" when referring to immigrants? Explain your response.
Reflection # 6 Due Monday October 21, 2019 (class 820 due Tuesday) Explain what the Industrial Revolution (from 1800 to 1900) was and how did this contribute to the growth of urban communities in the U.S. 2. Explain who was Andrew Carnegie and how did he contribute to American History.
Reflection#7-- Due Monday October 28th-- class 820 due Tuesday. Explain what you learned & Connections that you can make from each station. Write a reaction to the Socratic seminar & text on nativism.
Vocabulary Set #4 1. tenement 2. boarder 3. xenophobia 4. monopoly, monopolist 5. Robber Barrons 6. child labor 7. innovation 8. Erie Canal 9. sweatshops 10. social class
Textbook Project 1st draft due- Monday November 4th Remember to gather all evidence from your research before writing your informational text or narrative. Please ask yourself what is my central idea to my written piece.
Reflection for Class 810 (Due Monday 12/1/19Topic—The Tenement Museum’s Food Walking TourWrite about the different foods presented on thetour and how each one reflects the Lower East Side.Use examples from your experience.What were you thinking when you tried some of thefood? Have you ever had the food before? How doesit compare to what you ate before? Which food didyou enjoy and least enjoy? Explain?In your opinion how does food represent culture?Did you enjoy the tour? Explain
Reflection #8 Due Monday November 25thYour reflection should include the following topics* Ellis & Angel Islands* Statue of Liberty* Emma Lazarus poem Class 810- You should include Chancellors Visit
Vocabulary Set #5 1. Progressive Era 2. radical 3. muckraker 4. reform 5. photo-journalist 6. Jacob A. Riis 7. Sherman Anti-Trust Act 8. Theodore Roosevelt 9. Lilian Wald 10. Samuel Gompers
Reflection#9 (Due Monday December 9th, 2019) Answer the following question based on the Stations you were at this week. How did reformers contribute to the necessary changes in society due to the Industrial Revolution? (you must include at least one citation in your reflection). Photo-essay first draft due Monday 1/6/20 Make sure you have evidence to provide that an interview has taken place.
Vocabulary Set #6 Please define the vocabulary words below. 1. Newspaper Row 2. Yellow Journalism 3. William R. Hearst 4. Joseph Pulitzer 5. Spanish American War 6. propaganda 7. imperialism/ imperialist 8. Monroe Doctrine 9. Roosevelt Collary 10. USS Maine
Homework 1/13/20Study all vocabulary and causes for The Spanish American War as well as maps.
Homework 1/24/20 In your notebook write a claim and 3 reasons why fake news is dangerous. Use your packet as research.
Vocabulary Set # 7 1. Censorship 2. bias 3. sensationalize 4. government regulation 5. media literacy 6. misinformation 7. disinformation Writing Assignment Due Monday February 3rd, 2020 (class 820 due Tuesday)Type up Fake News Essay and submit in folder of Google Classroom;You must have the following in your essay:* a clear claim* 3 examples that support your claim* a counter argument/rebuttal* a conclusion
Vocabulary Set # 8 Please define in your notebook. 1. Triple AllianceTriple Entente 2. Central Powers 3. Archduke Franz Ferdinand 4. militarism 5. alliance, ally 6. nationalism 7. trench warfare 8. ration 9. military draft 10. The Balkans 11. isolationism
Reflection # 11 Due Monday February 10thWrite a reaction t the Socratic Seminar HandoutExplain the similarities of Nationalism to certain biases in our society. Vocabulary Set Number #9 1. Spheres of influence 2. Empire 3. Darwinism 4. Huns
Vocabulary Set #10 (please define in your note book) 1. Lusitania 2. Zimmerman Telegram 3. Emma Goldman 4. 1917 Espionage Act 5. 1917 Sedition Act 6. 1917 Selective Service Act 7. Treaty of Versailles 8. German U Boats 9. Merchant Vessels 10. Black Tom Explosion 1916 11. U.S. Bonds
Reflection # 12 2/28/20 Due Monday March 2 (class 820 Tuesday March 3) Answer the essential questions related to WWI. 1. In your opinion was the Great War (WWI) inevitable? Explain your answer 2 What role did propaganda have in the war? 3. How did the treaty of Versailles impact Europe and the world? (Please do research before answering this question).
Vocabulary Words Set # 11 Please define in your notebook. 1. Prohibition 18th amendment 2. speakeasybootlegger 3. 19th Amendment 4. flapper girl 5. Jazz 6. suffrage movement/ suffragist 7. temperance movement 8. Harlem Renaissance 9. Wall Street 10. repeal 11. League of Nations
Vocabulary Set #12 (Please define on google classroom) 1. The Great Depression 2. stock market 3. Black Tuesday 4. President Herbert Hoover 5. President Franklin D. Roosevelt 6. Hooverville 7. The Dust Bowl 8. soup and bread lines 9. unemployment 10. The New Deal
4/27/20 Vocabulary Set #13
1. Axis Powers 2. Allied Powers 3. Adolf Hitler 4. Mein Kampf (My struggle) 1925 published 5. Benito Mussolini 6. Emperor Hirohito 7. Fascism, fascist 8. Nazi 9. Lend-lease act 10. Holocaust
5/26/20- Vocabulary Set #14
1. The Death march 2. Rosie the Riveter 3. The Manhattan Project 4. Japanese Internment Camp 5. The Battle of Stalingrad 6. The Battle of the Bulge 7. Atomic Bomb 8. Marshall Plan 9. Nuremberg Trials 10. President Harry S. Truman 11. The Truman Doctrine 12. General Dwight D Eisenhower 13. The Flying Tigers Squadron 14. The Women Air Force Service Pilots (WASP) 15. The Cold War