Essay Due Monday, March 27

Posted in Great Depression, Uncategorized on March 23, 2017 by mrkufs

How “revolutionary” was the New Deal? Evaluate the significant changes that it brought and determine how different the nation became because of it.

Make sure to have a 4-8 sentence introduction paragraph AND a clear thesis statement.  Also supporting body paragraphs and a brief conclusion.

 

Japanese Surrender for WWII

Posted in World War II on March 23, 2017 by mrkufs

FDR’s Pearl Harbor Speech

Posted in Speeches, World War II on March 23, 2017 by mrkufs

Brief footage of December 7, 1941 followed by FDR’s speech to Congress the following day. “A date which will live in infamy” for certain.

US Prepares for World War II

Posted in World War II on March 23, 2017 by mrkufs

Brief Documentary of FDR and the US preparing for WWII

“Saving Private Ryan” Omaha Beach Scene

Posted in World War II on March 23, 2017 by mrkufs

Facebook Live Part 2 for Students Who Missed It

Posted in Great Depression on March 15, 2017 by mrkufs

Other Facebook Live for Snow Day #7. This is on FDR and his first 100 days. https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10212762856255083&substory_index=0&id=1015214640

Facebook Live for Students Who Missed It.

Posted in Uncategorized on March 14, 2017 by mrkufs

Review of the 1920’s and beginning of the 1930’s and chapter 24. Read up to 507. https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10212751923421769&id=1497831536

Going Live on Facebook @11. Watch after- Documentary About Stock Crash

Posted in Great Depression on March 14, 2017 by mrkufs

A very compelling 10 minute explanation of Black Thursday and Black Tuesday and why/how the Stock Market crashed.

1932 Electoral Map

Posted in Great Depression on March 14, 2017 by mrkufs

2000px-electoralcollege1932-svg

FDR’s First Fireside Chat

Posted in Great Depression on March 14, 2017 by mrkufs

A 1933 listen to FDR’s emotional hold on the American people with his optimistic Fireside Chat about the Banking Crisis.

FDR Quote About Hoover

Posted in Great Depression on March 13, 2017 by mrkufs

“It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.”

New Deal Summary

Posted in Great Depression on March 13, 2017 by mrkufs

EXCELLENT New Deal video in less than 5 minutes.

The Roaring 20’s Part II

Posted in 1920's on March 3, 2017 by mrkufs

This video details more information on the Roaring 20’s.

The Roaring 20’s Part I

Posted in 1920's on March 3, 2017 by mrkufs

Interviews and information on the Roaring 20’s.

1920-1929 ABC Video

Posted in 1920's on March 3, 2017 by mrkufs

Wilson’s 14 Points

Posted in Uncategorized on March 2, 2017 by mrkufs

World War I on the Homefront

Posted in World War I on February 28, 2017 by mrkufs

This 10 minute video talks about WWI in America.

After School Points Review-March

Posted in Review on February 27, 2017 by mrkufs

APUSH/SUNY Eagle Mod Rewards Program

Beginning on February 28th and ending on the last day of classes, students that stay Eagle Mod for Mr. Kufs will receive “rewards points” that will be used for extra credit AND also for prizes.

Each day will have a value number associated for it and those points will add up.  Regular review days will be worth 100 points unless otherwise indicated.  The days will be as follows, tentatively:

Tuesday, Feb 28-KAHOOT 100 points

Thurs, Mar 2-KAHOOT 100 points

Fri, Mar 3-Guest Speaker 200 points

Mon, Mar 6-Review for 20-21-22 Test

Thurs, Mar 9- APUSH WHIZ prelim (100 watch, 200 play)

Mon, Mar 13- APUSH WHIZ prelim (100 watch, 200 play)

Tues, Mar 14- APUSH WHIZ prelim (100 watch, 200 play)

Thurs, Mar 16- APUSH WHIZ prelim (100 watch, 200 play)

Fri, Mar 17- APUSH WHIZ prelim (100 watch, 200 play)

Mon, Mar 20- Make-up date

Tues, Mar 21- APUSH WHIZ Semis (200 watch, 200 play)

Thur, Mar 23- FINALS!!! (200 watch, 200 play)

Fri, Mar 24- Make-up date

Mon, Mar 27- a new schedule of daily points/review will be presented.

Points will be cashed in at the end of the marking period.

Causes of WWI

Posted in World War I on February 27, 2017 by mrkufs

This documentary accounts for the causes of WWI.

Homework Over February Break

Posted in Test Things on February 14, 2017 by mrkufs

18 Questions from Chapters 15-19- DUE on MONDAY, FEB. 27th (note these will vary in length but should be NO longer than a paragraph)…this will be a quiz grade and not a regular homework grade.

Review the Progressive Era in its entirety.  This means be ready for Monday wrapping it up.

Work ahead-World War I Essential Questions.  This requires reading MOST of Chapter 22.  The due date is on TUESDAY, Feb. 28th.  Here are the questions:

World War I Essential Questions

1. Explain in detail the sequence of events that led the world to war in 1914.

2. Explain the 4 underlying causes of the war.

3. Detail American neutrality in the early part of the war.

4. Detail submarine warfare and the Lusitania.

5. Describe the US relationship w/ Britain and France.

6. What was Public Opinion of the war from most Americans?

7. Define preparedness

8. What was Wilson’s 1916 reelection campaign promise?

9. Detail the steps for the US decision for entering the war.