(Periods 3, 4, 5) AP World History

Week of May 27, 2013

Monday-Memorial Day Holiday

Tuesday-Historical writings from Homer to Marx

Wednesday-70 History vocabulary "Must-Know" terms

Thursday-Quiz; last opportunity for extra credit:  Photo essays on AP Themes

Friday-Internet scavenger hunt in Gator Lab all period


Week of May 20, 2013

Monday-Showing 2nd half of "Water"

Tuesday-Mr. Lore doing in-class recruiting for AP US while Ms. Boyett is recruiting in 9th grade for AP WH

Wednesday-Mr. Lore doing in-class recruiting for AP US while Ms. Boyett is recruiting in 9th grade for AP WH

Thursday-Debriefing on APWH exam 2013

Friday-Ancient/modern names for cities and nations. NY Times article on tunneling for KFC in the Gaza Strip (connections to Zionism, capitalism, imperial history).


Week of May 13, 2013

Monday-Review of time period 1450- 1750

Tuesday-Review of time period 1750-1900

Wednesday-Review of time period 1900 to the present

Thursday-AP World History EXAM!!!!!!!

Friday-video "Water", on the role of women in India in the mid-20th century


Week of May 6, 2013

Monday-State History Fair

Tuesday-State History Fair

Wednesday-Review of time period to 600 BCE

Thursday-Review of time period 600 BCE to 600 CE

Friday-Review of time period 600 CE to 1450 CE


Week of April 29, 2013

Monday-Globalization of Feminist Movement (1st, 2nd, 3rd Wave Feminism)

Tuesday-The Green Revolution

Wednesday-Test, chapters 23 & 24, and Benjamin Barber reading Jihad vs McWorld excerpt

Thursday-The Arab Spring (Tunisia, Egypt,Libya, Yemen)

Friday-Islamic Modernism & the Salafiya Movement in the Arab World (Muslim Brotherhood and its impact on the Middle East)


Week of April 22, 2013

Monday-Muhammad Reza Pahlavi, Mossadeq Crisis in Iran

Tuesday-Ayatollah Khomeini, Iranian Revolution. Hostage Crisis (1979)

Wednesday-Creation of State of Israel

Thursday-Video on decolonization in British Empire

Friday-Introduction to International Organizations in the Post World War II period


Week of April 15, 2013

Monday-Comparative essay on goals/outcomes of Russian and Chinese revolutions; FCAT


Wednesday-Open-Note test on chapter 22; British Empire video clips illustrating decolonization in post WW II period

Thursday-Start chapter 23, the "Global South"

Friday-Decolonization in India & South Africa


Week of April 8, 2013 

Monday-Bolshevik Revolution

Tuesday-Cold War, McArthyism, and Popular Culture

Wednesday-Chinese Revolution

Thursday-Chinese Revolution

Friday-Political Cartoon Analysis


Week of April 1, 2013

Monday-Last day of spring break

Tuesday-Final Days of World War II

Wednesday-Post-War Reconstruction Plans (Marshall Plan in Europe/MacArthur in Japan)

Thursday-POV review

Friday-Czarist Russia


Week of March 25-29, 2013:  SPRING BREAK

Week of March 18, 2013

Monday-Results of WW I (Versailles Treaty, Dismantling of Ottoman Empire, Woodrow Wilson's 14 Points, League of Nations, Weimar Republic, Great Depression)

Tuesday-Causes of WW II (Weak economy, Germany's heavy war reparations, German invasion of Poland, Japan's aggressive militarism & invasion of Manchuria, Pearl Harbor)

Wednesday-Results of WW II (Technologies of warfare, Holocaust, Marshall Plan, Truman Doctrine)

Thursday-Holocaust Forum

Friday-Health Day (all day)


Week of March 11, 2013

Monday-Finished lecture on imperialism in India

Tuesday-In class DBQ on imperialism in India

Wednesday-Test, chapter 20; Introduction to new time period, 1900-Present

Thursday-World War I lecture/discussion, covers reading pages 977-984

Friday-Date test today, 1750-1914


Week of March 4, 2013

Monday-Test, chapter 19

Tuesday-political cartoons on the Age of Imperialism

Wednesday-Scramble for Africa, part I

Thursday-Scramble for Africa, part II

Friday-Imperialism in India


week of February 25, 2013

Monday-Discussion of Tanzimat reforms of Ottoman Empire

Tuesday-Quiz on Ottoman Empire; DBQ discussion

Wednesday-Discussion of Post-WWI Turkish Republic/Ataturk's reforms

Thursday-Comparison of Industrial Revolution in Asia (China, Japan, Ottoman Empire)

Friday-trimester exam for periods 3 & 5


Week of February 18, 2013

Monday-Introduction to chapter 19

Tuesday-China's refusal to modernize:  Opium Wars, Taiping Rebellion, Boxer Rebellion

Wednesday-DBQ practice

Thursday-History Fair

Friday-1/2 day Japan's embracing of industrialization:  Meiji Restoration


Week of February 11, 2013

Monday-Industrialization in Russia

Tuesday-Industrialization in Latin America

Wednesday-Test on chapter 18

Thursday-DBQ on the Industrial Revolution

Friday-CPALMS lesson for IPDP on "The White Man's Burden":  America and Imperiallism during the Gilded Age


Week of February 4, 2013

Monday-Primary source in-class readings:  Blue Book pp. 778-782 (Sadler Report); Orange paperback reader pp 266-272; Orange paperback reader 272-275.

Tuesday-Lecture/Discussion: Karl Marx, labor unions, and the development of socialist ideas

Wednesday-Lecture/Discussion:  Industrial Revolution in the United States

Thursday-Seminole Lab:  Fakebook assignment on American industrialists

Friday-Chapter 8 art quiz: Crystal Palace Exhibition, Lewis Hine, imperialism and industrialization via art, etc.



Week of January 28, 2013

Monday-DBQ on Haitian Revolution

Tuesday-Test, chapter 17

Wednesday-Review of test, Crane Brinton's Revolutionary model

Thursday-Chapter 18 Discussion:  Foundations of Britain's Industrial Revolution (Parent Night)

Friday-Social ramifications of industrialization


Week of January 21, 2013

Monday-Holiday/no school

Tuesday-American Revolution

Wednesday-French Revolution & Haitian Revolution

Thursday-Echoes of Revolution:  Abolitionism, Nationalism



Week of January 14, 2013

Monday-Test, chapter 16

Tuesday-The American Revolution

Wednesday-The French Revolution

Thursday-The Haitian Revolution

Friday-1/2 day:  Test over "Must-Know" dates for 1450-1750


Week of January 7, 2013

Monday-AP World History journal article vocabulary review

Tuesday-Comparative slavery/Georgetown University Ottoman Podcast presentation

Wednesday-Kagan groups/comparative slavery

Thursday-ASPIRES chart for Gunpowder Empires/ primary source readings

Friday-The Economy of 1450-1750 (Mercantilism vs Capitalism)


Week of December 17, 2012

Monday-Lecture on Scientific Revolution

Tuesday-Practice MC test

Wednesdays-1/2 day:  Discussion on the Enlightenment



Week of December 10, 2012

Monday-Lecture/Discussion Renaissance

Tuesday-Protestant Reformation

Wednesday-DBQ review on German Peasant's Revolt.  Practice grouping & POV skills

Thursday-Reform in Arabia (Wahhabism)

Friday-Reform in Asian world (Neo-Confucianism)


Week of December 3, 2012

Monday-Quiz on Russian Empire; Lecture/discussion on Dutch/English colonization in East Indies

Tuesday-Quiz on Dutch/English colonization in East Indies; Map activity in class

Wednesday-Lecture on Slave Trade

Thursday-Lecture on Tokugawa Japan

Friday-Test on chapters 14 AND 15; Map assignment due; Homework is to read chapter 16 in Strayer.


Week of November 26, 2012

Monday-Students must have completed reading chapter 14 in Ways of the World over the break, and must bring to class the 20 ID cards (who/what/where/when/why important) for the vocabulary terms which Ms. Boyett gave them on Thursday, Nov. 15th. This will be for a grade, so don't forget them! Lecutre/discussion on Columbian Exchange.

Tuesday-Introduce DBQ on Columbian Exchange; Explain grading rubric for DBQ.

Wednesday-DBQ Practice exam from 2006

Thursday-DBQ Practice exam from 2004

Friday-Lecture/Discussion on Russian Empire (Quiz on Monday)


Week of November 19, 2012