American History 2 Week 3

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Day 1Day 2Day 3Day 4Day 5
A Patriot’s History Spine Book
A Patriot's History of the United States: From Columbus's Great Discovery to America's Age of EntitlementA Patriot’s History
Chapter 13
Progressive ReformersBallinger and Pinchot
A Patriot’s History
Chapter 14
The Dawn of DreamsMarvels in the Earth and Skies
Non-Fiction Books
Very, Very, Very Dreadful: The Influenza Pandemic of 1918Very, Very, Very DreadfulRead the Prologue.  Skip chapter 1 (but read the very last paragraph of that chapter).Chapter 2Chapter 3
Fiction/Literature/Graphic Novels
UprisingUprisingChapters 26-27
p. 229-251
Chapters 28-29
p. 252-268
Chapters 30-31
p. 269-286
Chapters 32-34
p. 287-304
Chapters 35-36 and Author’s Note
p. 305-346
(End of book!)
Map TrekMap Trekp. 104 States with the Harshest Jim Crow Laws
WorkbookNote: The printable schedule has boxes you can check for each day to mark when you do the workbook pages.
Maps from the workbook
Links from the workbookAre Private Schools Allowed to Discriminate?
The 1911 Triangle Factory Fire
View photographs and illustrations
Review original text documents
Extra Resources and Activities
ActivitiesOptional: Wright Brothers 1903 Flyer Model Instructions
2nd option: free paper model
iCivics: Jim Crow (You must log in as an educator for free to view this.)
Optional: iCivics: Plessy v. Ferguson (You must log in as an educator for free to view this.)
See the workbook for an assignment about the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire. Your assignment is due next Friday.
Optional resource for teachers: Impact of the Model T lesson plan PDF
VideosWhy Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. Du Bois Matter – @MrBettsClass

Jim Crow and America’s Racism Explained (17min) – You can stop at 12:33.
Plessy v. Ferguson (Drake’s “One Dance” Parody)

Separate but Equal for Dummies – United States Constitutional Law & Segregation
*Minor cursing
Disney The American Presidents: William TaftSimple History: Ford Model T (Mass Produced Car)

The story of the Wright Brothers – CBS Sunday Morning
Here’s Why President Taft’s Dollar Diplomacy Was a Failure | History
Full-length videosOptional: American Experience: Henry Ford
The Century: America’s Time (2nd link here.) – The Beginning: Seeds of Change
For Your Listening Enjoyment (Listen during lunch or while you are doing your schoolwork!)Jelly Roll Morton – New York Days (1928-1930)
(Listen during lunch or while you are doing your schoolwork!)
Popular American Music of the 1910s Ragtime Era @Pax41
Websites – Choose the City of Immigrants game. You will have to register (for free) in order to play.
Optional for the above game: Educator Guide (vocabulary, writing prompts, activities, etc.)
Your Book ChoiceNote: The printable schedule has an option for you to write in a book title of your choice in this space and to keep track of the days and pages you read.

6 thoughts on “American History 2 Week 3

  1. Disney The American Presidents: William Taft — results in video unavailable

    1. it actually looks like all the Disney Presidents videos in both AH1 and 2 are unavailable, as an fyi

      1. Thank you SO much for taking the time to post and let us know! We so appreciate it! <3

      2. Thanks again for taking the time to post! I’ve gone through and found replacements for both years!

  2. the Jelly Roll Morton video seems to be unavailable

    1. Thank you SO much for taking the time to let us know! I’ve found a replacement. 🙂

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