Sunday, November 3, 2019

Agenda: Week of November 4 - 8, 2019

Advanced Placement WORLD HISTORY: MODERN with Mr. Duez
Early Modern Era - 1450-1750
Unit 3 - "Land Based Empires" & Unit 4 "Transoceanic Interconnections"
WEEK AT A GLANCE:
MON: Quiz - Unit 3 - Land Based Empires; Review Quiz
TUE: Introduction to Unit 4 - Transoceanic Interconnections; What was America like before Columbus arrived? 
WED: 2012 COMPARATIVE COLUMBIAN EXCHANGE STUDENT SAMPLE LEQ: Read & Discuss the student sample essays for Columbian ExchangeFocus on Thesis statement; What was the impact of Columbian Exchange on the world? Andrew Marr's History of the World - Plunder (Columbus & Conquistadors in Peru); Notes, Discussion, Video: The Ascent of Money - Episode #1 - Dreams of Avarice - Niall Ferguson
FRI: **Pep Rally - Humble Game** Shortened Periods Document Study: A Slaves Journey; Video: Slavery in Africa - Queen Nzinga: Mankind: A Story of Us All

ASSIGNMENTS:
Monday - Quiz - Unit 3 - Land Based Empires
Friday, November 15 - Quiz - UNIT 4 - Transoceanic Connections
Tuesday, Nov. 19 - TEST UNIT 3 & 4
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Monday, November 4, 2019
Quote: "Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower." - Albert Camus

Agenda:
1. Quiz - Unit 3 - Land Based Empires

2. Review Quiz
ASSIGNMENTS:
Monday - Quiz - Unit 3 - Land Based Empires
Friday, November 15 - Quiz - UNIT 4 - Transoceanic Connections
Tuesday, Nov. 19 - TEST UNIT 3 & 4
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Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Quote: "Great spirits have often overcome violent opposition from mediocre minds." - Albert Einstein, (1879-1955)


Agenda:
1. DO NOW: What was America like before Columbus arrived? Culturally, economically, & environmentally? How do things change after 1493?
2. Notes, Discussion, & Video - Intro Unit 4 & CH 14, 15, & 16

3. VideoAmerica Before Columbus, part II
What was America like before Europeans arrived?
How did it change?
In what ways do you think this will impact the lives of people in the era that followed?

ASSIGNMENTS:
Monday - Quiz - Unit 3 - Land Based Empires
Friday, November 15 - Quiz - UNIT 4 - Transoceanic Connections
Tuesday, Nov. 19 - TEST UNIT 3 & 4
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Wednesday, November 6, 2019
and Thursday, November 7, 2019
Quote:  "Education survives when what has been learnt has been forgotten." - B.F. Skinner


Agenda:
1. DO NOW: What was the impact of Columbian Exchange on the world?

2. 2012 COMPARATIVE COLUMBIAN EXCHANGE STUDENT SAMPLE LEQ: Read & Discuss the student sample essays for Columbian Exchange
Focus on Thesis statement

3. Notes, Discussion, VideoThe Ascent of Money - Episode #1 - Dreams of Avarice - Niall Ferguson
A True World Economy: 
Do you understand the rise of Financial History? 
Can you imagine a world with no money?
Inflation - Supply & Demand
Silver Inflation
Silver Mines & Mercantilism
Tulip Bulb Bubble in The Netherlands: Economic Speculation. How does it work? & How does it BREAK?


Andrew Marr's History of the World - Plunder (Columbus & Conquistadors in Peru)


ASSIGNMENTS:
Monday - Quiz - Unit 3 - Land Based Empires
Friday, November 15 - Quiz - UNIT 4 - Transoceanic Connections
Tuesday, Nov. 19 - TEST UNIT 3 & 4
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Friday, November 8, 2019
Quote: "The disappearance of a sense of responsibility is the most far-reaching consequence of submission to authority." - Stanley Milgram (1933-1984)

**Pep Rally - Humble Game** Shortened Periods
Agenda: 
1. DO NOW: Pick up documentA Slaves JourneyRead & annotate

2. Discuss: A Slaves Journey

3. Notes, Discussion, Video: Atlantic Slave Trade
Video Clip - African Queen Queen Nzinga & Her story of slavery from Mankind: A Story of Us All


ASSIGNMENTS:
Monday - Quiz - Unit 3 - Land Based Empires
Friday, November 15 - Quiz - UNIT 4 - Transoceanic Connections
Tuesday, Nov. 19 - TEST UNIT 3 & 4