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2nd Marking Period :  (Oct. 2 – November 10)

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The Progressive Era

US Expansionism and Imperialism

The US and WWI

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Date

Class work

Homework



O: Oct 2 

W: Oct 3

 

  • Debrief Test From Last Block
  • District Curriculum Assessment
  • The Roots of Progressivism

 

 

 none




O: Oct 4 

W: Oct 5

 Continue The Progressive Era

  • Muckrakers Pave the Way
  • Reformers experience gains at the Local and State Level
  • Reformers vs Progressive Reformers
  • Reforms on the National Stage

 

 

Finish 6.2 "Roosevelt and Taft"

 

 O: Oct 6 

W: Oct 11

 Continue Progressive Reforms on the National  Stage

  • Roosevelt
  • Taft 
  • 1912 Election
  • Wilson

 

 

Finish 6.3 The Wilson Years

 

 O: Oct 12 

W: Oct 13

Wilson as a Progressive President

- Economic Reforms

- Constitutional Changes

- The Limits of Progressivism 

The Struggle for Women's Suffrage

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Unit Wrap up

 

 

Exam Next Block: The Progressive Era

Progressive Era Short Response Questions: Be prepared to respond to both, but we will choose 1.

1. Many Progressive Era reforms resulted in government changes which empowered voters. Using 3 of the examples below, explain how each contributed to American citizens’ increased political voice and influence. 

Direct Primary            Initiative

Referendum                Recall 

17th Amendment   19th Amendment


2. Many Progressive Era reforms changed the relationship between government and private business. Using 3 of the examples below, explain how each represented this change and describe its resulting effect. 


Clayton Anti-Trust Act 

Interstate Commerce Commission

Pure Food and Drug Act 

Meat Inspection Act 

Federal Reserve Act

 

 O: Oct 16

W: Oct 17

          

           Unit Exam: The Progressive Era

 

 

Finish 5.1 The Imperialistic Vision

 

 O: Oct 18

W: Oct 19

 

 

  • Debrief Exam From Last Block
  • Begin US Expansionism and Imperialism Unit
  • Understanding the development of US Foreign Policy

 

 

None

 

 O: Oct 20

W: Oct 23

 

The Spanish American War

  • The Trouble in Cuba
  • Americans Call For War With Spain
  • A Splendid Little War

 

 

 


W: Oct 24

 

  • The Effects of The Spanish American War
  • China and the Open Door Policy

Roosevelt's Big Stick Diplomacy

  • Peacemaker w/ Russia and Japan
  • Roosevelt Corollary
  • The Panama Canal

Taft's Dollar Diplomacy

 

 

 

Oct 25

 

 

PSAT Day

 

 

 


W: Oct 26

 

  • The Effects of The Spanish American War
  • China and the Open Door Policy

Roosevelt's Big Stick Diplomacy

  • Peacemaker w/ Russia and Japan
  • Roosevelt Corollary
  • The Panama Canal

Taft's Dollar Diplomacy

 

 

 

O: Oct 27

W: Oct 30



 

Wilson's Moral Diplomacy

Mapping Review Activity

 

 

Review for Exam Next Block: Unit 2.2 US Expansionism and Imperialism

 

O: Oct 31

W: Nov 1

 

Exam: US Expansionism and Imperialism

 

No Hw if finished The Scourge of War


 

 O: Nov 2

W: Nov 3

 

  • Debrief Exam from last Block
  • Begin the US and the Great War
  • Review Causes of WWI and the Early years of Battle
  • The War's impact on the US as a Neutral Nation

 

 O: Nov 2

W: Nov 3


 

 

O: Nov 6

W: Nov 7


 

 

O: Nov 8

W: Nov 9