Archive for March, 2018

How Did WW2 End?

Posted in Uncategorized on March 27, 2018 by mrkufs

3 brief minutes documenting how World War II ended.

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Japanese Surrender for WWII

Posted in World War II on March 27, 2018 by mrkufs

US Prepares for World War II

Posted in World War II on March 27, 2018 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 27, 2018 by mrkufs

FDR’s Pearl Harbor Speech

Posted in Speeches, World War II on March 22, 2018 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.

Homework for Tonight

Posted in Uncategorized on March 21, 2018 by mrkufs

Finish reading Chapter 24.

Also finish the note sheet including the opposition to FDR and the Court Packing Scheme.

Then take a few notes of unions, strikes, and Keynesian economics.

Lastly, document life during the Depression including the Dust Bowl and how the Depression affected different minority groups (mod 6 and 8 had a sheet for this).

Thank you!

New Deal Summary

Posted in Great Depression on March 20, 2018 by mrkufs

EXCELLENT New Deal video in less than 5 minutes.

New Rubrics for APUSH

Posted in Test Things on March 16, 2018 by mrkufs

In the fall of this past year, College Board tweaked the rubrics for the DBQ and Long Essay.  The new ones are in your benefit and look like they do NOT need the synthesis point directly.  Please look.

https://apcentral.collegeboard.org/pdf/rubrics-ap-histories.pdf?course=ap-united-states-history

 

1932 Electoral Map

Posted in Great Depression on March 13, 2018 by mrkufs

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FDR’s First Fireside Chat

Posted in Great Depression on March 13, 2018 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 12, 2018 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.”

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

Posted in Great Depression on March 12, 2018 by mrkufs

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

The Roaring 20’s Part II

Posted in 1920's on March 6, 2018 by mrkufs

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

The Roaring 20’s Part I

Posted in 1920's on March 6, 2018 by mrkufs

Interviews and information on the Roaring 20’s.

1920-1929 ABC Video

Posted in 1920's on March 6, 2018 by mrkufs