For this week


The Gettysburg Field Trips will be this Monday May 20th (6th Period), this Tuesday May 21st (7th Period), and this Wednesday May 22nd (8th Period). Be good for the substitute teachers that are in the classroom when Mr. Housch is taking the groups to Gettysburg! The Gettysburg Address is due this Thursday May 23rd.

Charles Lindbergh Reconstruction Ends Reconstruction The Presidency of Andrew Johnson Restoring the Union The American Civil War The Last Campaigns The American Civil War Behind the Battlelines The American Civil War's Western Theater Part 2 The American Civil War's Western Theater Part 1 The American Civil War's Eastern Theater Part 2 The American Civil War's Eastern Theater Part 1 The American Civil War Begins Secession The Republican Party Begins John F. Kennedy

Upcoming Assignments

Friday, May 17, 2019

Our Essential Question is “What events occurred during the American Civil War?” We will review “The American Civil War Behind the Battlelines” Basics Lesson and Narrative Lesson.The Essay Question is: “President Lincoln was of course fighting the Southern/Confederate states during the American Civil War. With what issues did he clash with individuals in the Northern States concerning the goals of the war and how to achieve those goals? Who do you think was correct and why?” We might watch a little of the Gettysburg Movie. We will have our Gettysburg Map test. We might watch a segment of a movie on African Americans during the Civil War. We will end class with our current events competition.

Homework:

Read and download “The American Civil War The Last Campaigns” power points and pdfs. The Essay Question is: “For what reasons was ‘Unconditional Surrender Grant’ very reasonable with Robert E. Lee during the Surrender at Appomattox? How did the event at Wilmer McLean’s parlor at Appomattox affect the future of our country?” Study the Gettysburg Address (first two paragraphs for a “3”).

Monday, May 20, 2019

6th Period Class is in Gettysburg Today! Our Essential Question is “What do you know about the Battle of Gettysburg?” We will either watch a video on how Hollywood gets you excited about the Founding Fathers.

Homework:

Memorize the Gettysburg Address (first two paragraphs for a “3”).

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

7th Period Class is in Gettysburg Today! Our Essential Question is “What do you know about the Battle of Gettysburg?” We will either watch a video on how Hollywood gets you excited about the Founding Fathers.

Homework:

Memorize the Gettysburg Address (first two paragraphs for a “3”).

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

8th Period Class is in Gettysburg Today! Our Essential Question is “What do you know about the Battle of Gettysburg?” We will either watch a video on how Hollywood gets you excited about the Founding Fathers.

Homework:

Read and download “The American Civil War The Last Campaigns” power points and pdfs. The Essay Question is: “For what reasons was ‘Unconditional Surrender Grant’ very reasonable with Robert E. Lee during the Surrender at Appomattox? How did the event at Wilmer McLean’s parlor at Appomattox affect the future of our country?” Study the Gettysburg Address (first two paragraphs for a “3”).

Thursday, May 23, 2019

The Gettysburg Address is due Today! Our Essential Question is “What events occurred during the American Civil War?” We will review “The American Civil War The Last Campaigns” Basics Lesson and Narrative Lesson. The Essay Question is: “For what reasons was ‘Unconditional Surrender Grant’ very reasonable with Robert E. Lee during the Surrender at Appomattox? How did the event at Wilmer McLean’s parlor at Appomattox affect the future of our country?” We will have our Civil War board game competition.

Homework:

Read and download the “Restoring the Union” power points and pdfs. The Essay Question is: “How do you think the United States would be different today if President Lincoln had not been assassinated, and had finished his second term of office?”

Friday, May 24, 2019

Our Essential Question is “What events occurred during the American Civil War?” We will review the “Restoring the Union” Basics Lesson and Narrative Lesson. The Essay Question is: “How do you think the United States would be different today if President Lincoln had not been assassinated, and had finished his second term of office?” We might watch a little of the Roots video.

Homework:

Read and download “The Presidency of Andrew Johnson Basic and Narrative Lesson Power Points/PDFs. The Essay Question is: “If you have lived during this time period, would you have favored President Johnson’s plan for Reconstruction or Congress’ plan for Reconstruction? Explain fully why you would have favored the plan that you chose.”

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Our Essential Question is “What will you do at Hershey Park?” We will not have class today because most of you should be at Hershey Park.

Homework:

Read and download “The Presidency of Andrew Johnson Basic and Narrative Lesson Power Points/PDFs. The Essay Question is: “If you have lived during this time period, would you have favored President Johnson’s plan for Reconstruction or Congress’ plan for Reconstruction? Explain fully why you would have favored the plan that you chose.”

Wednesday, May 29, 2018

Our Essential Question is “What events occurred during the time of Reconstruction?”We will review “The Presidency of Andrew Johnson” Basics Lesson and Narrative Lesson.The Essay Question is: “If you have lived during this time period, would you have favored President Johnson’s plan for Reconstruction or Congress’ plan for Reconstruction? Explain fully why you would have favored the plan that you chose.” We will watch a little of the Roots video and play a Civil War combat card game.

Homework:

No Homework. Have a great time in 9th grade!

Dates to Remember

Friday, May 17, 2019

The Gettysburg Map Test is today!

Monday, May 20, 2019

6th Period Class goes to Gettysburg Today!

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

7th Period Class goes to Gettysburg Today!

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

8th Period Class goes to Gettysburg Today!

Thursday, May 23, 2019

The Gettysburg Address is due Today!