Daily Agenda
  • Congrats Juniors!

    The final is over and summer is here!  It has been a pleasure working with you this year and I wish you all the best in your Senior year ahead.  Don't be a stranger, stop by for a chat anytime.  

    Enjoy your summer break and I'll see you in the hallways next year!

    • 19 Jun 2018
    • 14 Jun 2018
  • Wed. June 13th

    Today we worked on:

    1. Review for Finals

    2. Tech survey click here


    Study for finals

    • 13 Jun 2018
  • Tues. June 12th

    Today we worked on:

    1. Review Activities for Finals


    Study for Finals

    • 12 Jun 2018
  • Mon. June 11th

    Today we worked on:

    1. Finished -isms presentations

    2. Review American Decades Museum info and lecture on Bush/Clinton/Bush & 9-11

    3. Last assignment:


    Study for Finals

    • 11 Jun 2018
  • Fri. June 8th

    Today we worked on:

    1. LA -isms presentations

    2. American Decades Museum Presentations - Awesome job!




    • 8 Jun 2018
  • Thurs. June 7th

    Today we worked on:

    1. LA -isms Presentations (1)

    2. Reagan Debate.  Followed by written response (turned in):

    4. 55 Minutes of Work time on Decades Museum Project


    Decades Museum Project due tomorrow

    • 7 Jun 2018
  • Wed. June 6th

    Today we worked on:

    1. Work time for Decades Museum Project

    2. -isms Presentation (1)

    3. Reagan Introduction; review of liberal and conservative.

    4. Reagan debate assignment (due tomorrow):

    5. Handed out study guide for finals: 11th Semester 2 Study Guide 2018 INTEGRATED.docx


    Be ready for Reagan Debate

    Remember to submit your LA paper by 8pm

    • 6 Jun 2018
  • Tues. June 6th

    Today we worked on:

    1. Activism Lecture (see google slides)

    2. Work time for LA Post Modern -isms presentations


    LA essay due tomorrow 8pm

    • 5 Jun 2018
  • Mon. June 6th

    Today we worked on:

    1. Work time in library for our Decades Museum Project

    2. Work time for our LA text post-modern -isms presentations


    LA Essay (due Wed 8pm)

    • 4 Jun 2018
  • Fri. June 1st

    Today we worked on:

    1. Nixon Quiz

    2. Nixon Epitaph project

    3. Intro: American Decades Museum Project (due 6/8): Decades Museum Project.docx

    4. Text Analysis -isms presentations (start 6/6).  Choosing topic and work time.


    Finish LA Essays (submit to turnitin.com)

    Brainstorm for Decades Museum Project

    • 1 Jun 2018
  • Thurs. May 31st

    Today we worked on:

    1. Watching documentary on Watergate

    2. Peer editing Polished Drafts.  If you were absent: please log-in to turnitin.com and complete a peer edit on the paper assigned to you.  This deadline to complete for credit is 10pm Friday

    You can use this guide to help you as your make revisions: Peer Edit Checklist.docx


    Finish peer edit and work on revisions

    Nixon Notes (see 5/30 agenda) due tomorrow

    • 31 May 2018
  • Wed. May 30th

    Today we worked on:

    1. Watching Documentary on Watergate

    2. Work day on Polished Drafts of LA paper 

    HW :

    Polished Draft - Submit to turnitin.com BEFORE class tomorrow

    Nixon Notes Ch. 53.1-53.3 due Friday

    • 30 May 2018
  • Tues. May 29th

    Today we worked on:

    1. Sharing our Creative Vietnam Projects - thank you for your awesome work!

    2. Peer editing LA essay rough drafts: intro and conclusion


    Work on revisions for Polished Draft (due Thursday)

    • 29 May 2018
  • Thus. May 24th

    Today we worked on:

    1. Turned in our Rough Draft - Selected one paragraph for feedback

    2. Creating Class Rubric for the Vietnam Creative Project:

    Period 3/4

    Period 5/6


    Vietnam Creative Project due Tuesday

    • 24 May 2018
  • Wed. May 23rd

    Today we worked on:

    1. LA Essays - computer lab time

    2. Vietnam Test


    LA Essay rough draft due tomorrow (Turnitin & PRINT)

    Bring supplies for Creative Project work time tomorrow

    • 23 May 2018
  • Tues. May 22nd

    Today we worked on:

    1. Rough Draft Writing (Check-out the feedback on your Outlines on Turnitin.com)

    2. Studying for Vietnam Test

    3. Work time on Creative Project for Vietnam Unit


    Keep working on these projects

    • 22 May 2018
  • Mon. May 21st

    Today we worked on:

    1. LA Essay Outline: Due Tuesday

    2. Competitive Discussion of end of Vietnam War

    3. Creative Project for Vietnam Unit: FA&Vietnam Creative Proj Final Assessment.docx


    LA Essay Outline due before class tomorrw

    Study for Vietnam Test

    • 21 May 2018
  • Fri. May 18th

    Today we worked on:
    1. FA Test

    2. Notes on Ch. 52 Getting out of 'Nam (due mon).

    3. Anti-War Protest Gallery Walk

    4. Work time on LA Essay (Due #1 Evidence on Monday)


    Finish Ch. 52 notes

    Submit LA Essay Due #1 Evidence to turnitin.com before class Monday

    • 18 May 2018
  • Thurs. May 17th

    Today we worked on:

    1. FA: Analysis Activity.  If you were absent, please choose a theme of your choice, write a thesis about the author's message and support with 2 quotes.

    2. Turned in FA worksheet #5

    3. Went over Semester 2 LA Essay Instructions: Essay 2nd Semester 2018.docx

    3. Lecture on Pacification and 1968

    4. Anti-War Protest Activity:

    3. Vietnam Test - Study guide: Vietnam Study Guide 2018.docx


    LA: Select the text you want to use for your Semester 2 Essay

    SS: Anti-War protest posters (see instructions above)

    Reminder: FA Comprehension Test tomorrow

    • 17 May 2018
  • Wed May. 16th

    Today we worked on:

    1. Hawks vs Doves simulation (we turned in our prep)

    2. Lecture on Americanization of the War (see google slides)

    3. Work time for FA


    My Lai Massacre Reading and response: My Lai Reading.doc

    FA - finish book and section 5 worksheet (FA Ch 18-22 (pg 253-309) Qs.docx)

    • 16 May 2018
  • Tues. May 15th

    Today we worked on:

    1. Discussion of the Draft

    2. Reviewing notes on the origins of Vietnam war

    3. Hawk vs Dove Activity:

    Primary sources: Primary Sources Hawk Dove.docx

    4. FA Quiz #2

    5. FA discussion of Happening Truth vs. Story Truth and Tim O'Brien

    6. FA We turned in Reading Guide #4


    Be prepared for Hawk/Dove activity tomorrow

    • 15 May 2018
  • Mon. May 14th

    Today we worked on:

    1. Viewing the PBS documentary The Draft.  We took notes in our notebooks.

    If you were absent, please do some research and be prepared to discuss: 

    • What function does the Selective Service have today?
    • Is the selective service system fair? Why or why not?
    • How does the socio-economic makeup of the American military forces that fought in Vietnam compare with the makeup of those who have fought in Iraq and Afghanistan

    2. FA Section 4 reading time and worksheet: FA Ch 14-17 (pg 188-252) Qs.docx


    FA Worksheet #4 due tomorrow

    (notes from Ch. 50 - see agenda 5/09) Origins of Vietnam will be reviewed tomorrow)

    • 14 May 2018
  • Fri. May 11th

    Today we worked on:

    1. FA - Letters From Home, discussion and documentary

    2. FA - Letter assignment (due Monday):

    3. Origins of Vietnam Lecture and Note taking (pages 568-575)


    FA - Keep reading; letter from Perry (due Mon)

    Vietnam War notes (pages 568-575


    • 11 May 2018