Guest Hollow's High School American History Curriculum Year 2

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American History Year 2

Week

3

Resources

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Day 4

Day 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 Entitlement, Revised Edition
A Patriot’s History

Chapter 13
1896-1912

Black and White in Progressive America

Ballinger and Pinchot

A Patriot’s History
Chapter 14
1912-1920

 

 

The Dawn of Dreams

Marvels in the Earth and Skies

 

Non-Fiction Books

Very, very, very dreadful
Very, Very, Very Dreadful

Read the Prologue.  Skip chapter 1 (but read the very last paragraph of that chapter).

Chapter 2

Chapter 3

Fiction/Literature/Graphic Novels

Uprising by Margaret Haddix
Uprising

Chapters 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!)

Mapwork


Map Trek US Edition Map Trek

p. 104 States with the Harshest Jim Crow Laws

 

 

 

 

Study Guide

Study Guide/Workbook

Links from the study guide

Are Private Schools Allowed to Discriminate?

The 1911 Triangle Factory Fire

View photographs and illustrations

Review original text documents

Extra Resources and Activities

Activities

Optional: Wright Brothers 1903 Flyer Model Instructions
2nd option: free paper model

iCivics: Jim Crow

Optional: iCivics: Plessy v. Ferguson

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

Videos

Why 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 Taft

Simple 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 Videos

Optional: 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!)

The Definitive Jelly Roll Morton - Ragtime & Early Sounds from New Orleans
(Listen during lunch or while you are doing your schoolwork!)

Popular American Music of the 1910s Ragtime Era @Pax41

Websites

https://www.mission-us.org/ - 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 Choice

Title:

 

Circle the days read: M  T  W  TH  F  WK        Starting page:                    Ending page:

 

 

 

 

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