Lightning AP History

Mr. Buttell
jeffrey.buttell@browardschools.com

Transformations of North America & The Atlantic World, 1490-1754 - Unit 1 & 2

Pacing Guide "A" Day
-Welcome!! 1st Day Intros, Class Rules, AP Classroom Sign Ups/Progress Checks, Remind Codes - Wed. 8/19
-HW: Complete APUSH Diagnostic Exam on Canvas Due Thurs. 8/20 (midnight)
-Teams Discussion: Question/Answer on Diagnostic Exam, Historical Thinking Skills Manual with Examples, Multiple Choice (M/C) and Short Anwer (S/A) Format - Fri. 8/21
-HW: Complete Personal Progress Check on AP Classroom for Unit 1 and Unit 2, use the Progress Sheet on Canvas to record your responses and feedback for Teams Group Break out.  Mon. 8/24 (not turning in to Canvas)
-Teams Groups: Discuss responses to Personal Progress Check with your group, Review AMSCO Quiz Format- Tues.8/25
-Mini-Lecture: Highlights overview of Units 1-2 Tues. 8/25
-HW: Getting to Know You Assignment due Wed. 8/26 on Canvas for all classes
-Summer Assignment due Thurs. 8/27 for all classes
-QUIZ - AMSCO Ch. 1-3 - Thurs. 8/27
-Writing Workshop: LEQ Rubric and sample Intro. Paragraph on Contextualization/Thesis Statement after Quiz on Thurs. 8/27
-HW: Watch Heimler's videos on Canvas and complete the Assignment Quiz due Sun. 8/30 (midnight)
-HW: Era Contextualization WS Due - Sun. 8/30 (midnight)
-UNIT 1-2 Exam, Mon. 8/31
-Practice LEQ Introductory Paragraph (Contextualization/Thesis), Mon. 8/31
Pacing Guide "B" Day
-Welcome!! 1st Day Intros, Class Rules, AP Classroom Sign Ups/Progress Checks, Remind Codes - Thurs. 8/20
-HW: Complete APUSH Diagnostic Exam on Canvas Due Sun. 8/23 (midnight)
-Teams Discussion: Question/Answer on Diagnostic Exam, Historical Thinking Skills Manual with Examples, Multiple Choice (M/C) and Short Anwer (S/A) Format - Mon. 8/24
-HW: Complete Personal Progress Check on AP Classroom for Unit 1 and Unit 2, use the Progress Sheet on Canvas to record your responses and feedback for Teams Group Break out Due Tues. 8/25 (not turning in to Canvas)
-Teams Groups: Discuss responses to Personal Progress Check with your group, Review AMSCO Quiz Format- Wed. 8/26
-Mini-Lecture: Highlights overview of Units 1-2 Wed. 8/26
-HW: Getting to Know You Assignment due Wed. 8/26 on Canvas for all classes
-Summer Assignment due Thurs. 8/27 for all classes
-QUIZ - AMSCO Ch. 1-3 - Fri. 8/28
-Writing Workshop: LEQ Rubric and sample Intro. Paragraph on Contextualization/Thesis Statement after Quiz on Fri. 8/28
-HW: Watch Heimler's videos on Canvas and complete the Assignment Quiz due Mon. 8/31 (midnight)
-HW: Era Contextualization WS Due - Mon. 8/31 (midnight)
-UNIT 1-2 Exam, Tues. 9/01
-Practice LEQ Introductory Paragraph (Contextualization/Thesis), Tues. 9/01
APUSH Review.com Videos and Outlines (Summer)

Required Summer Video Watching - Will be on Quiz

Unit 1-2 Readings & HW
Henretta Textbook:  Chapter 1-3 (All)                    
Henretta Textbook:  Chapter 4 (pg. 106-124)
AMSCO: Ch. 1-3
Chapter 1 AMSCO Outline        
Chapter 2 AMSCO Outline 
Chapter 3 AMSCO Outline

The readings above from the textbook and AMSCO book should be completed as part of the Summer Assignment.  The completed outlines for Chapters 1-3 may or may not be used on the Unit 1-2 Assessment given the second week of school.
Henretta Book Chapter Outlines
Key Unit Evidence
Unit 1-2
(Be familiar with vocabulary for Quizzes/Exams. Thematic group presentations are on day of Unit Exams, one exception is this Unit.  See pacing guide above.)

Crash Course US History #1

Crash Course US History #2

Crash Course US History #3

Crash Course US History #4