Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Daily Agenda...4 March 2015

Advanced US...

Government...

  • CNN Student News
  • No Current Event for this week
  • WS 4 is due today
  • We will finish the IL Con over the next couple of days...WS 5 & 6 will be due tomorrow.
  • We are looking at the IL CON/Flag Code test the beginning of next week.
  • The Final Exam will be next Thursday (take two if necessary on Friday)

Friday, February 27, 2015

Daily Agenda...27 February 2015

Advanced US...

  • Asia Map Quiz
  • C 5,6,7
  • Tonkin Gulf Incident...
  • Fighting a Guerrilla War...
  • My Lai Massacre...
  • For Monday...Read C8A:  The Tet Offensive and Domestic Politics
    • Answer the questions on Page 105
Government...


  • CNN Student News...Quiz today
  • Open Lab to work on Current Events
  • ILCON WS #4 is due Monday

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Daily Agenda...26 February 2015

Advanced US...

  • Bellringer...Read about Thich Quang Duc
  • quick review...
  • C3: "Sink or Swim, with Ngo Dinh Diem"
    • Geneva Accords...
      • who was there...
    • 17th parallel
    • elections in ___ years...
    • Why Ngo Dinh Diem?
    • Why weren't elections held?
    • What was Diem's rule like?
    • Ho Chi Minh's rule in the North...
  • C4:  Strategic Hamlet Program
    • So who are the Viet Cong
    • What was a "Hamlet"?
    • Problems with the Hamlet system...
  • C5:  Exit Ngo Dinh Diem...
    • Ngo Dinh Diem's religious policies?
    • Buddhism...
    • Read page 60.../"Exit..." What happened to Diem and Nhu?
  • For Friday...Asia Map Quiz, Read the rest of C5, C6, and C7.  
Government...

  • CNN Student News...Quiz tomorrow
  • Articles II and II of 1970 ILCON
  • ILCON WS #3 due today
  • ILCON WS #4 due on Monday
  • Lets take a little closer look at Illinois...

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Daily Agenda...25 February 2015

Advanced US...

  • Bellringer...read "Moving Toward Conflict"... inside your booklet - if I have to tell you to get started we WILL have a quiz today over all of the reading assignments!
  • Common Knowledge WS due today...
  • C1 Graphic Org...
  • Mao's three stages of guerrilla warfare...(need to know)
  • Domino Theory...
  • Inkblot and Dienbienphu...


Government...

  • CNN Student news...quiz on Friday
  • ILCON WS #2 due today
  • Article I of 1970 IL Con...Bill of Rights
  • ILCON WS #3 for tomorrow

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Daily Agenda...24 February 2015

Advanced US History...
  • Asia Map Quiz on Friday
  • On your desk is "Americans Saved Ho Chi Minh's Life"...read for tomorrow
  • Vietnam "Common Knowledge" WS is due tomorrow
  • Mr. Denton's JFK Presentation...pay attention, you might miss a test question!
  • For Wednesday... read Politics from Camelot to Watergate, LBJ's Great Society, The Vietnam War, & C1: The French in Indochina (fill out the Graphic Organizer)
Government...

  • CNN Student News...quiz on Friday
  • Illinois Constitution
    • WS #1 is due today...we will grade in class
    • WS #2 is due Wednesday

Monday, February 23, 2015

Daily Agenda...23 February 2015

Advanced US History...



Government...

  • CNN Student News...Quiz on Friday
  • Illinois Constitution
  • Illinois WS #1 due Tuesday

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Daily Agenda...11 February 2015

Advanced US...

  • Middle East Map Quiz is tomorrow!
  • Test over Civil Rights Unit is tomorrow...based on ushistory.org reading assignments, Sparknotes reading assignments, the main ideas, the possibles, and the lab research activity!  


Government...


  • CNN Student News...
  • Unit Two Test today!