AZ Merit Day 1

Here are all the clips from the videos we watched in class, if you’d like to see some of the ones your class didn’t choose. See you later this week! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cjadOTR-dCI nazi superweapons 6:00...

World War II

I began class reviewing all the clips I’ve shown this year from Dead Poets’ Society, then I showed the last clip. My favorite moment teaching this class is when you start thinking for yourselves and the magic that happens in that moment. Keep working hard...

World War II at Home and Abroad

This was an eventful day. Here’s the link to the Crash Course we watched in class. After taking notes on this presentation, students each drew a fortune cookie containing one of six quotes from the Founders. They divided into groups to complete the directions...

From Isolation to Intervention

You survived the worst note-taking day of the year! If you missed class, get notes from someone. It was a lot to remember and learn. Here are the definitions I had on the PowerPoint: Marxist Socialism a political theory advocating state ownership of industry an...

Democratic Party 1876-1936

Welcome Back! We’ve only got nine weeks left, and I want to make the most of every second we have in class, so buckle up and hold on! After handing back midterm exams (and discussing the success rate on essay tests v. written tests), we talked about the...