LINKS TO GENERAL RESOURCES AND TIMELINES:

American Pageant Textbook Chapters
American Pageant WikiNotes
Textbook Chapter Notes
Crash Course US History
Census Map of Nations of Origin
American Revolution Primary Sources Website

AP Test Review Materials
gilderlehrman.org review videos

AP US HISTORY CALENDAR OF DAILY ASSIGNMENTS AND ACTIVITIES

TRIMESTER ONE



WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 1-5:

WEDNESDAY 9/3
THURSDAY 9/4
FRIDAY 9/5
Introduce Historical Thinking Skills
Check out textbooks
Homework: Summarize Historical Thinking Skills
Online USA Map Quiz

Level 2 - intermediate
Must score 90%
Average Error less than 30 miles
250 seconds or less
Discuss Historical Thinking Skills
Read Columbus Journals

Formulate questions for Historical Thinking Skills
Homework: Complete questions on Historical Thinking Skills chart

Optional homework: start reading and taking notes on Chapter One of textbook

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WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8-12:

MONDAY 9/8
TUESDAY 9/9
WEDNESDAY 9/10
THURSDAY 9/11
FRIDAY 9/12
Complete Columbus Journal discussion questions

Chapter One notes due Wednesday
Intro Lecture
on Chapter One

Notes for Lecture: Theme Development handout
Complete Chapter One Lecture and notes
Primary Source Analysis
Native vs Conquistador
primary source readings
Primary Source Analysis
Native vs Conquistador
HOMEWORK:begin reading and taking notes on chapter 2

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WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-19:

MONDAY 9/15
TUESDAY 9/16
WEDNESDAY 9/17
THURSDAY 9/18
FRIDAY 9/19
Secondary Source Analysis

Zinn vs Johnson



Complete Zinn Document Analysis
Chapter Two Notes Due

Introductory Lecture: The Southern Colonies
Southern Colonies Comparison Chart
Multiple Choice Questions

Chapter 3 Reading and Notes due Wednesday

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WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 22-26:

MONDAY 9/22
TUESDAY 9/23
WEDNESDAY 9/24
THURSDAY 9/25
FRIDAY 9/26
Review Multiple Choice Questions

Introduce DBQ
Scoring Rubric
Practice Outlining DBQ Essay Prompts and Thesis Development
Chapter Three Reading and Notes Due


Chapter Three Quiz
Practice DBQ Outline
Compare/Contrast Colonial Development
PowerPoint Presentation

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WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 29- OCTOBER 3:

MONDAY 9/29
TUESDAY 9/30
WEDNESDAY 10/1
THURSDAY 10/2
FRIDAY 10/3
Complete Colonies Review Discussion
Chapter 4 Notes Due
Chapter 4 Quiz
Document Analysis
Primary Sources

Document Analysis
Historian Perspectives

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WEEK OF OCTOBER 6-10:

MONDAY 10/6
TUESDAY 10/7
WEDNESDAY 10/8
THURSDAY 10/9
FRIDAY 10/10
Course Outline Review
Chapter 5 Notes Due

Chapter 5 Quiz
Review

Work on DBQ essay

Due Thursday
Units 1 and 2 Test
Multiple Choice in Class
No School
Statewide Inservice

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WEEK OF OCTOBER 13-17:

MONDAY 10/13
TUESDAY 10/14
WEDNESDAY 10/15
THURSDAY 10/16
FRIDAY 10/17
Intro Lecture -
Chapter 6
Battle for North America
Notes due Thursday
Finish Chapter 6
Lecture
PSAT
Chapter 6 Quiz

Start French and Indian
War Documentary
Primary Source Analysis

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES AND READING MATERIAL FOR THIS WEEK:

French and Indian War documentary: The War that Changed America (PBS)



WEEK OF OCTOBER 20-24:

MONDAY 10/20
TUESDAY 10/21
WEDNESDAY 10/22
THURSDAY 10/23
FRIDAY 10/24
Intro Lecture
Chapter 7

Chapter 7 Notes
Due Tuesday
Chapter 7 Notes Due

Quiz

Intro Lecture
Chapter 7
Document Analysis:
Causes of the American
Revolution

DBQ Practice Outline
Secondary Source
Analysis: Zinn vs Johnson's
take on the Boston Tea Party
Short Answer
Response

Chapter 8 Notes due
Monday

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WEEK OF OCTOBER 27-31:

MONDAY 10/27
TUESDAY 10/28
WEDNESDAY 10/29
THURSDAY 10/30
FRIDAY 10/31
Chapter 8 NotesDue
Quiz

Chapter nine notes
Due Monday 11/3
Research for
theme analysis
project
Chapter 8 Lecture
Revolutionary
Propaganda
Analysis
Liberty! Documentary

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WEEK OF NOVEMBER 3-7:

MONDAY 11/3
TUESDAY 11/4
WEDNESDAY 11/5
THURSDAY 11/6
FRIDAY 11/7
Chapter 9 Notes
Due

Quiz

Short Answer Writing
Assessment on Revolution
Propaganda
Causation Activity
Research for
theme analysis
project
DBQ Outline
Research for
theme analysis
project

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WEEK OF NOVEMBER 10-14:

MONDAY 11/10
TUESDAY 11/11
WEDNESDAY 11/12
THURSDAY 11/13
FRIDAY 11/14
Six Degrees of Separation
18th Century
No School
Chapter 10 Quiz
Lecture
Research for theme
analysis project
Review for Final

Revolution
Causal Loop
Diagram

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WEEK OF NOVEMBER 17-21:

MONDAY 11/17
TUESDAY 11/18
WEDNESDAY 11/19
THURSDAY 11/20
FRIDAY 11/21





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WEEK OF NOVEMBER 24-28: TRIMESTER ONE FINALS

MONDAY 11/24
TUESDAY 11/25
WEDNESDAY 11/26
THURSDAY 11/27
FRIDAY 11/28





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