Monday, September 19th, 2011

Mapping Activity: Napoleon’s Grand Empire.

Use the maps below to color and label the maps you received for homework.

Tuesday, June 7th, 2011

Clink on the link below to access the reading on the Spanish-American War:

http://www.smplanet.com/imperialism/toc.html

Begin the reading with the section entitled, “The Spanish American War.” 

Use the pictures below to answer question #3 on the handout.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

Please use the link below to complete the nationalism webquest.  Don’t forget that you also need to read and answer questions about Tsar Alexander II of Russia.

http://www.beyondbooks.com/eur12/2.asp

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

The Compromise of 1850 and “Bleeding Kansas”:

Please visit http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/part4/4p2951.html to access the readings necessary to complete the homework assignment.

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

L2 Facebook Sample Page

Thursday, November 18th, 2010

Understanding the Revolutions of 1848:

1. Complete the “Revolutionary Tour of Europe 1848-1849 map handout.  You are welcome to use any website to fill out the mapm, but a helpful one might be:

http://www.amitm.com/thecon/lesson4.html

Use colored pencils to shade each country a different color.

Before you go on to the next task, please show me your map to make sure you have labeled the bodies of water, countries, capitals, and centers of revolt correctly.  You will lose points if you do not show me your map before you leave today!

2. Find out why Russia and Great Britain did not see revolutions occur in their nations, and a write a paragraph about each.

To understand why revolution did not occur in Russia, you may use this website:

http://www.fortunecity.com/victorian/hornton/890/NicholasI.html

To understand why revolution did not occur in Great Britain, you must understand a movement called chartism that was going on there:

http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/chartism.htm

(Hint: Think about how reforms occurred in Great Britain and why revolution was not necessary there.)

3. Homework: Complete the above tasks that you did not finish in class.

Week of Sept. 20th-Sept. 24th, 2010

Monday:

Mapping Activity

Tuesday:

Latin American Revolutions reading and questions.

Wednesday:

Introduction to the Monroe Doctrine

Thursday:

Monroe Doctrine questions

Friday:

Study for upcoming exam on unit one.