Daily Activity Calendar

Archive Calendar
Date Topic Agenda
2015-01-22
The Fall of the Alamo
1. Finish Film
- Discussion
2015-01-21
"Davy" Crockett
1. Last Days of Davy Crockett
- Due Friday
2015-01-20
Texas, the Lone Star Republic and the Alamo
1. ...and Remember the Alamo
2015-01-15
Manifest Destiny
1. Analysis: American Progress
2015-01-14
Lewis and Clark
1. Missed the Video? Read: The Lewis and Clark Expedition
- Discussion Questions
2015-01-09
Stages of Westward Expansion
1. Geography: Phases of Westward Expansion
- Phase I and II
2015-01-08
The Impact of the French and Indian War
1. Effects of the French and Indian War
2. Discussion Questions
12-19
Last of the Mohicans
1. Begin Film
- Discussion Questions
12-05
Jamestown
1. 50 States Test
- Final "In Class" attempt
2. "A New World"
- Film Discussion Questions
12-04
When Does it Begin?
1. Review "Intro" Discussion Questions
2. Debate: When Does it Begin?
- Lewis Thesis
- Discussion/Debate
12-03
What is "The West"
1. Discussion
2. Read "Introduction"
- Discussion Questions

Homework: Read "Prologue"
- Answer Discussion Questions
- Due Tomorrow
12-02
Mr. Z's Neighborhood
1. Course Syllabus and Procedures
2. Discussion: Geography of the West
3. 50 States Test - First Attempt
- Final in class attempt: Friday
12-01
History of the American West
1. Introductions
2. Course Overview
3. Activity: "The Wayback Machine and the West"
1969-12-31
The French and Indian War
1. Overview: The French and Indian War
- Terminology
- Causes
2. Last of the Mohicans Character Overview