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6th Marking Period :  (Apr. 16 – May 29)

Calendar intended as a guide. Dates and assignments are subject to change.

·       A Return to Conservatism (1970 - 1989)

·       Challenges at Home and Abroad

 (1989 – the Present) 

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Date

Class work

Homework

 

 O: Apr 16 

W: Apr 17

 

  • Debrief Exam From last block
  • DCA – Post War America and Movements For Change
  • Begin 6.1 “A Return to Conservatism”
  • The Rise and Fall of Richard Nixon

 

 

 

No HW

 

 O: Apr 18 

W: Apr 19

 

Continue the Rise and Fall of Richard Nixon

  • A Liberal and Conservative Blend on Domestic Issues
  • A Realistic Approach to Foreign Policy
  • Watergate Ends Nixon’s Career

 

 

19.3 Ford and Carter (Domestic)






O: Apr 20 

W: Apr 23

 

The 1970s: A time of Economic and  Political Malaise

  • Ford and Carter attempt to fight economic stagflation
  • 1970s Society and Culture
  • Carter Pursues a Moral approach to Foreign Policy
    • Relations w/Panama
    • The End of Detente w/ the Soviet Union
    • Camp David Accords
    • Iran Hostage Crisis

 

 

 

 

No HW

 

O: Apr 24

W: Apr 25

  • The Roots of New Conservatism and The Reagan Revolution
  • Reagan's Domestic Agenda

 

 No HW

 

 O: Apr 26 

W: Apr 27

Continue the Reagan Revolution

  • The Effects of Supply Side Economics (Reaganomics)
  • 1980s Society and Culture
  • Reagan and Challenges Abroad
  • Peace Through Strength
  • US Soviet Relations
  • Challenges in the Middle East

 

 

20.4 The End of the Cold War

O: April 30 

W: May 1

  • The End of the Cold War and New Challenges
  • New Concerns Emerge
  • The Persian Gulf War
  • Unit Mapping Activity


 

No HW

 

O: May 2 

W: May 3

 

Practice EOC Exam

 

 

Finish 21.1 The Clinton Years

 

 O: May 4 

W: May 7

EOC Review Activities

  • Industrialization and The Gilded Age
  • Progressive Era Reforms
  • The US Emerges as a World Power
  • WWI
  • The 1920s 
  • The Great Depression and  the New Deal

 

 

HW: 22.1 Bush's Global Challenges

 

 

O: May 8

                EOC Review Activities

  • WWII
  • The Cold War
  •  Postwar America and Movements For  Change
  • A Return to Conservatism
  • Politics in Recent Years

 

 

No HW

 

 

W: May 9

 

 

 US History End of Course Exam

 

 

 

 

 

O: May 10

W: May 11

 

·         The Road to 9/11

·         Focus on Iraq and Afghanistan

·         The George W. Bush Years

 

 

Finish 22.2 Focusing on Afghanistan and Iraq

 

O: May 14 

W: May 15


·         The George W. Bush Years

·         The 2008 Election and The Obama 

        Administration


 

 O: May 16

W: May 17

  • Return to Conservatism Exam
  • Notebook Check

 

O: May 18

W: May 21

 

 

May 22

Final Exam Blocks 2 and 3

 

May 23

Final Exam Blocks 6 and 7

 

May 24

Final Exam Blocks 1 and 4

 

May 25

Final Exam Blocks 5 and 8

 

May 29

Last Day of School