Archive for October, 2017

3 Minute Lesson on the Star Spangled Banner

Posted in Early National Years on October 31, 2017 by mrkufs

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Quick American System by Henry Clay Video

Posted in Uncategorized on October 30, 2017 by mrkufs

3 Minute War of 1812 Summary

Posted in Early National Years on October 30, 2017 by mrkufs

The Effect of the Embargo Act of 1807

Posted in Early National Years on October 30, 2017 by mrkufs

Jefferson’s Embargo Act of 1807 cut off trade with England and France.  It ended up costing America far more than it did the two European powers.  This political cartoon shows the snapping turtle as the Embargo Act nicking American Merchants.Ograbme

Mr. Price Sings About “Marbury v Madison” (1803)

Posted in Early National Years, federalism, Supreme Court on October 30, 2017 by mrkufs

Election of 1800

Posted in Early National Years on October 23, 2017 by mrkufs

The Election of 1800 explained.

Hamilton the Musical-Adams Administration

Posted in 1790's on October 19, 2017 by mrkufs

I Know Him-King George III’s Thought of Washington Leaving

Posted in 1790's on October 19, 2017 by mrkufs

“One Last Time” Washington’s Farewell Address

Posted in 1790's on October 19, 2017 by mrkufs

Welcome Back, Jefferson

Posted in 1790's, Uncategorized on October 19, 2017 by mrkufs

Cabinet Battle #2-War With France?

Posted in 1790's on October 19, 2017 by mrkufs

Disney’s 3 Minute #2 John Adams Biography

Posted in 1790's on October 19, 2017 by mrkufs

1790’s Notes- A Checklist

Posted in 1790's on October 19, 2017 by mrkufs

1790’s APUSH NOTES

Hamilton’s Financial Plan:

Citizen Genet Incident:

Jay Treaty:

Pinckney Treaty:

Washington’s Farewell Address:

XYZ Affair:

Alien and Sedition Acts:

Election of 1800:

 

Hamilton Explains National Bank

Posted in 1790's on October 19, 2017 by mrkufs

Alexander Hamilton, Secretary of the Treasury under Washington, explains the need for the National Bank-much to the dismay of Thomas Jefferson, Secretary of State.

Cabinet Battle #1

Posted in 1790's on October 19, 2017 by mrkufs

Adams Meets King George III-1785

Posted in Uncategorized on October 17, 2017 by mrkufs

A Republic or Democracy?

Posted in Constitutional Era on October 10, 2017 by mrkufs

This 10:00 documentary explains specifically how the United States was more of a Republic and not a pure democracy.  Pay attention to particular parts that mention that specifically.

Bill of Rights Explained by Mr. Kufs

Posted in Constitutional Era on October 10, 2017 by mrkufs

The Definition of Federalism in 13 Seconds

Posted in Constitutional Era with tags , on October 10, 2017 by mrkufs

“With Honors” Clip About The Genius of the Constitution

Posted in Constitutional Era on October 10, 2017 by mrkufs

Joe Pesci plays the role of a bum on the Harvard campus in this powerful scene. Pesci explains to an arrogant professor that the founding fathers might have only been farmers but they were geniuses because they knew that they were not perfect-and times change. They created a flexible, living document. And most of all the President is not a king but really just a bum, a servant of the people.