Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Invention and Innovation

Period 1 and 2

Pick one of our inventors from the section starting on p. 328.
Create a 5 paragraph descriptive essay of their life, achievements, and successes.
In particular, note their 'lasting importance to the modern world.'
Your outline, and sources are due Thursday.

Monday, December 12, 2011

Test and Assignment.

Answer with complete sentences.
1) What is the Agricultural revolution, give some examples of innovations involved in it, and why was it important?

2) What was the industrial revolution and why was it important?

3) Describe how the Railroad changes England. Give me at least 2 important ways that the railroad changed England (And the world).

4) Give me a pros and cons of industrialization (Hint, the nation vs. the individual). Be specific.

5) Describe socialism and communism.

6) Describe the GOALS of the unions, The techniques they used to get their goals, and the successes they had.

Page 328. Technology and progress. Read, and take notes.

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Reform in the Industrial World

Laissez faire
Adam Smith
Karl Marx
Communist Manifesto
--->Make a cartoon about how Marx thought the world would work in his 1848 Communist Manifesto
Union Movement
--Collective bargaining

Reform Laws
Abolition of Slavery
Women's rights.

Friday, December 2, 2011

Chapter 9-3, p. 295

What allowed the US to grow in industry?
Who is Samuel Slater?
Tell me about Lowell Mass?
How did the Lowell girls live
What allowed further growth in the late 1800s?
How did RR's help the US grow?
What is a corporation?
Continental Europe Industrializes
Why did Belgium gro it's industry?
How did Germany?
Countries that didn't cash in on industrialization?
What is the 'Rise of Global Inequality' - 2 bullet points
How did society transform.

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Industrialization... p. 289

What was good about industrialization (3 things)
What are 2 statistics (facts) about cities growth?
What is urbanization?
Describe the day of a child laborer
What were the living conditions in the cities? 2 bullet points.
What were the working conditions? 2 bullet points
What is the middle class? Who is in it?
What is the working Class?
What are luddites?
What were 3 good things about the industrial revolution?
Read "Case Study: Manchester. And summarize"

Friday, November 18, 2011


1. Industrial revolution
2. Enclosures
3. Jethro Tull
4. Seed Drill
5. Crop rotation
6. Increased food means:
7. Livestock improvements
8. Industrialization
9. Natural resources
10. Describe Britain’s economic strength
11. Factors of production
12. John Kay
13. Flying Shuttle
14. James Hargreaves
15. Spinning Jenny
16. Richard ARkwright
17. Water Frame
18. Spinning Mule
19. Samuel Crompton
20. Factories
21. Eli Whitney
22. Entrepreneur
23. James Watt
24. Robert Fulton
25. John McAdam
26. Richard Trevithick
27. The ROCKET
28. How did RR revolutionize life in BR? (4)

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Tuesday, November 15th

Africa Maps Due
Quiz tomorrow (wednesday) over nationalism.
Current Events due today (tuesday).

Monday, November 14, 2011

11/14: Romanticism

Do two current events. Pick from

(use national, world, political, or health/science as your topic).

Then read and answer the following questions.

P. 264

Revolutions in the Arts.

What is romanticism?

How do romantic artists resist enlightenment ideals?

Ideas of Romanticism: What are the beliefs of Romanticism?

2 Examples of Romanticism in Literature?

What is a Gothic novel?

How did music change?

What is realism?

How did photography capture reality?

How did writers become writers of realism?

Impressionism What is it? Describe it.

Thursday, November 10, 2011




Copy chart: Types of Nationist movements

What did nationalism do to Austria, Russia, and Ottoman Empires
Who is Camilo di Cavourd

Who is Giuseppe Garibaldi

Who is Otto von Bismarck?

What is realpolitik?

How did Bismarck start wars? Give an example.

What is a Kaiser

What had happened to the balance of power by 1871?

Thursday, November 3, 2011

Terms for today.

The Balkans
Ottoman Empire
1830 and 1848 elections
Third republic.
Louis Napoleon

Monday, October 31, 2011


Page 247

Current Event

Latin American Peoples Win Independence
Write a minimum of 2 bullet points for each of these.

Toussaint L'Ouverture
Jean-Jaques Dessalines
Read 'Creole's lead independence and explain the start of Latin American Revolution
Simon Bolivar
Jose de San Martin
Miguel Hidalgo
Grito de Dolores
Jose Maria Morelos
How was Brazilian independence different?

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Nationalism Project

Nationalism Project.
Groups of 1-4.

Turn to Page 254.
Pick a country.
Create a magazine that markets the country of your Choice.

Use it to represent the NATIONALISM of that Country.

Must have all the 'Bonds that create a nation-state' (6)
Minimum 18 pictures

Minimum 6 Written descriptions (one for each bond that creates a nation state)

Cover, and Table of Contents.

45 points.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011


Map Time

Reading Time

Congress of Vienna
Kemens von Metternich
Balance of Power
Containment of France
Balance of Power
Holy Alliance
Concert of Europe
Revolution in Latin America:
What was the long term legacy of the Congress of Vienna?

Thursday, October 13, 2011


Bell Ringer

Finish Terms
Discuss Terms
Continental System
War of 1812
Peninsular war
Invasion of Russia
Scorched earth
Results of Invasion of Russia
The Hundred DAys
"He was as great as a man can be without virtue."

Current Event:

Tuesday, October 11, 2011


Napoleon Forges an Empire

Napoleon Bonaparte
How does he become famous?
Coup d'Etat
List 3 improvements napoleon made
Napoleonic code
rebellion in Haiti
Louisiana Territory
Battle of Trafalgar
Describe the extent of French Empire (p. 233)

Wednesday, October 5, 2011


p. 222
Rights of man
What happens to Louis
Legislative assembly
France at war
Reign of terror

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

French Revolution Day 1

Bell Ringer Activity

The French Revolution Begins
Define each term. Use complete sentences


Old Regime
First estate
2nd estate
3rd estate
What was wrong with the french economy
Louis XVI
Marie Antoinette
National Assembly
Tennis court Oath
Great Fear

Current Event

Friday, September 30, 2011

Friday. Heck Yeah!

Bell Ringer: How did the greeks and Romans inspire the Enlightenment Philosophers?
Discuss Terms
Map Time
Term Review: Quiz Monday.

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Thursday September 29

Bell ringer quiz

1 Guttenberg_______________________a Plant that came from Europe to America
2 Edward Jenner____________________b Renaissance Man
3 Heliocentric theory______________c Plant that came from America to Europe
4 Treaty of Tordesillas____________d Hebrew Religion
5 Geocentric Theory________________e Sun is Center of Universe
6 Leonardo da Vinci________________f Inventor of Printing Press
7 Socrates_________________________g Discovers Smallpox vaccine
8 Judaism__________________________h Earth is center of Universe
9 Potato___________________________i Greek Philosopher
10 Pear____________________________j Divides World between Spanish and Portugal

Finish Medici: Galileo

Australia Map

New Terms:
P. 195
Hobbes and the Social contract
John Locke
Natural Rights Voltaire
Legacy of the Enlightenment

Monday, September 26, 2011

Monday, And Tuesday

Modern world.

Monday: Read These Terms
p. 49 William Shakespeare
p. 50 Guttenberg

P. 95-98
God, Glory, Gold
Bartolomeu Dias
Treaty of Tordesillas

p. 137
Columbian Exchange
Rise of Captialism
Joint-stock company

Map Times
Current Events

matching quiz

new terms. scientific revolution and enlightenment
Geocentric Theory
Scientific Revolution
Heliocentric Theory
Galileo Galilei
Scientific Method
edward Jenner

Current Events (do one of your own if not here)

Map time

Friday, September 23, 2011

election coverage

List and describe the stated view of the Republican Candidates.
9 participated in last nights debate.
Understand their major views.
Handwrite or type.

Friday, September 16, 2011

mwh friday 9/16

current event post office
current event hiv and cancer?

Map time.

Finish discussion of reformation.

match the following

1 socrates____________________________a greek leader

2 solon_________________________________b rule by the few

3 democracy____________________________c worship more than one god.

4 aristocracy____________________________d philosopher

5 polytheism____________________________e hebrew religion

6 judaism_________________________________f everyone gets a vote

7 renaissance____________________________g rebirth of arts

8) (3pts) how did the black plague make people more important