Souris Regional High School

History 521 - Modern World Survey
Mr. MacClure

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Class Work, Assignments, & Quizzes - 2012/13

Section Class Work, Assignments, & Tests Date
  Assignment:  Autobiography Feb 7
Ch 15-1: The Italian Renaissance The Renaissance: 11 minutes by A Crash Course Feb 6, 7, 8
Leonardo da Vinci: 2 minutes by Horrible Histories
Discussion & notes
Study Guide & extra questions
Ch 15-2: The Northern Renaissance The Northern Renaissance: 11 minutes by Global Regents Feb 7, 8
Discussion 
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Quiz 1 - Ch 15 Sections 1, 2 Feb 13
Ch 15-3: The Protestant Reformation The Reformation: 2 minutes by Turning Points in History Feb 11
Discussion 
Study Guide & extra questions
Pope Benedict XVI steps down: 8 minutes by PBS News

Betting odds on the next Pope:  Business Week     Online Gambling News
Ch 15-4: The Spread of Protestantism Henry VIII: 3 minutes by Horrible Histories Feb 12, 14
Henry VIII worries about Assassination: 3 minutes by Horrible Histories
Discussion 
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Ch 15-5: The Catholic Reformation Catholic (Counter) Reformation: 10 minutes by Vandenbergh Feb 14, 15
Discussion 
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Quiz 2 - Ch 15 Sections 3, 4, 5   Feb 22
Ch 16-1: Early Explorations Portuguese Explorers: 2 minutes by The Age of Discovery Feb 19, 21, 22
Three 15th Century Mariners: 10 minutes by A Crash Course
Vasco da Gama: 2 minutes by Cloud Biography
Christopher Columbus: 4 minutes by Drive Thru History
Magellan's Voyage: 2 minutes (documentary)
Discussion 
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Ch 16-2: Overseas Empires The Spanish Empire: 11 minutes by A Crash Course Feb 25, 26
Cortes - Conqueror of Mexico: 9 minutes by Ancient Civilizations
Pizarro & the Incas: 2 minutes by Cloud Biography
Pizarro: 3 minutes by Very Rough Guide
Jacques Cartier: 4 minutes by Discovery Education
The Slave Trade: 11 minutes by A Crash Course
Map Assignment
Discussion 
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Ch 16-3: Expanding Horizons Mercantileism: 8 minutes by Global Regents Feb 27, 28
Discussion 
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Questionnaire
Research Project 1 topics 
Quiz 3 - Ch 16 Sections 1, 2, 3  Mar 6
Ch 15 & 16  Major Research Project (1): Biography / Website Instructions                Link to Biographies Mar 5, 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13
Ch 17-1: Spain Philip II & Mary Tudor: 3 minutes by Horrible Histories Mar 4, 5, 7
The Spanish Armada: 3 minutes by Horrible Histories
The Spanish Armada (late 1500s): 5 minutes by Alan Heath
Discussion 
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Ch 17-2: England Henry VII (late 1400s): 6 minutes by History File Mar 8, 11
Henry VIII (early 1500s): 3 minutes by Horrible Histories
Elizabeth I (mid-late 1500s): 4 minutes by Horrible Histories
Discussion 
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Ch 17-3: France Absolutism & Louis XIV (mid-1600s-early-1700s): 7 minutes by Global Regents Mar 11, 12
Ch 17-4: The German States The Thirty Years War (early 1600s): 4 minutes by Anthony Mar 12, 13
Maria Theresa (Austria; mid-1700s): 2 minutes by Seth Smith
Frederick the Great (Prussia; mid-1700s): 6 minutes by Deutsche Welle
The Seven Years War (mid-1700s): 12 minutes by A Crash Course
Discussion 
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Ch 17-5: Russia Ivan the Terrible (mid-late 1500s): 4 minutes by Vlog Brothers Mar 14, 15
Ivan the Terrible (start at 8:00 min.): 11 minutes by A Crash Course
Absolutism & Peter the Great (late 1600s-early 1700s): 9 minutes by Global Regents
Catherine the Great (late 1700s): 2 minutes by The Cloud Biography
Ch 17 Research Project 2: European Royal Powers Mar 13, 14
Quiz 4 - Ch 17 Sections 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Mar 28
  Research Project 3: Current Events # 1 Mar 28
Ch 19-1: New Scientific Ideas Scientific Revolution: 4 minutes by Noble Review Mar 25, 26
Scientific Revolution: 4 minutes by All Histories
Copernicus Biography: 2 minutes by The Cloud Biography
Galileo Biography: 2 minutes by The Cloud Biography
The Age of Enlightenment: 13 minutes by United Learning
Discussion
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Ch 19-2: Impact of Science John Locke vs Thomas Hobbes: 2 minutes by mTa700 Mar 27, 28
Rembrandt's Self-Portraits: 2 minutes
Discussion 
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Ch 19 Research Project 4: Finding Videos Apr 4
Ch 19-3: Triumph of Reason Discussion 
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Current Events # 2
Apr 2, 3, 4
Johannes Kepler: 1 minute by The Cloud Biography
Francis Bacon: 2 minutes by The Cloud Biography
Rene Descartes: 2 minutes by The Cloud Biography
Isaac Newton: 5 minutes by Michael Cook
Isaac Newton: 2 minutes by The Cloud Biography
Claudius Galen: 2 minutes by Horrible Histories
Andreas Vesalius: 2 minutes by Worcesterjonny
William Harvey: 2 minutes by Horrible Histories
Robert Hooke: 2 minutes by Mr. Do
Robert Boyle: 6 minutes by Tree Top Publishing
Joseph Priestley: 2 minutes by Discover Yourself
Madame de Pompadour: 3 minutes by History Versailles
Voltaire: 2 minutes by The Cloud Biography
Montesquieu: 3 minutes by 3 Minute Philosophy
Jonathan Swift: 4 minutes by Heather Barton
Jacques-Louis David: 2 minutes of artwork by Elysium Films
Antoine Lavoisier: 2 minutes The Cloud Biography
J. S. Bach: 3 minute rap video
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: 3 minutes by Biography Channel
William Penn: 8 minutes by Steve Millet
Jean Jacques Rousseau: 2 minutes by The Cloud Biography
Immanuel Kant: 8 minutes by Lenny Bound
John Wesley: 1 minute by Vision Video
Quiz 5 - Ch 19 Sections 1, 2, 3 Apr 11
  Start of Term 2  
Ch 20-1: English Civil War Discussion 
Study Guide & extra questions
Apr 8, 9
Current Events # 3
The English Civil War: 4 minutes by Horrible Histories  
 
Ch 20-2: A King Returns Discussion 
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Apr 10, 12, 15
Charles I Wedding: 2 minutes by Horrible Histories
Scottish Puritans: 1 minute by Horrible Histories
Oliver Cromwell & Charles II: 4 minutes by Horrible Histories
The Great Plague: 4 minutes by Horrible Histories
The Great Fire: 5 minutes by Monumental
St. Paul's Cathedral: 2 minutes by SkyEye Britain
William of Orange & Mary II: 3 minutes by The History File
George I & Robert Walpole: 2 minutes by The History File
Ch 20-3: Road to Revolt Discussion 
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Apr 16, 17
The American Revolution - 1: 12 minutes by A Crash Course
The American Revolution - 2: 11 minutes by A Crash Course
Ch 20-4: U.S. War for Independence Discussion 
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Apr 17, 18
The American Revolution - 3: 13 minutes by A Crash Course
The American Constitution: 13 minutes by A Crash Course
Current Events # 4
Quiz 6 - Ch 20 Sections 1, 2, 3, 4 Apr 25
Ch 21-1: French Revolution: The Old Order Discussion 
Study Guide & extra questions
Apr 22, 23
The French Revolution: 12 minutes by A Crash Course
The French Revolution: 4 minutes by Horrible Histories
The Three French Estates: 4 minutes by Joe Waite
Storming of the Bastille: 3 minutes by Horrible Histories
Ch 21-2: Constitutional Government Discussion 
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Apr 23, 24
Current Events # 5
Ch 21-3: Dawn of a New Era Discussion 
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Apr 29, 30
Robespierre: 2 minutes by The Cloud Biography
Ch 21-4: Napoleon's Empire Discussion 
Study Guide & extra questions
May 1, 2
Napoleon Bonaparte: 5 minutes by Total War
Napoleon Bonaparte: 4 minutes by Horrible Histories
The French Army: 2 minutes by Horrible Histories
Napoleon and Russia: 6 minutes by History Tube
The Battle of Waterloo: 2 minutes by Horrible Histories
War of 1812: 12 minutes by A Crash Course
Ch 21-5: Peace in Europe Discussion 
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May 6, 7
The Congress of Vienna: 2 minutes by Big Think
Current Events # 6
Map Project: Ch 20-21
Quiz 6 - Ch 21 Sections 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 May 15
Ch 22-1: Living from the Land Research Project 6: Ch 22 Videos May 8, 9
Discussion 
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The Industrial Revolution: 11 minutes by A Crash Course
Ch 22-2: Beginnings of Change Discussion 
Study Guide & extra questions
May 10, 13
Current Events # 7
Ch 22-3: Growth of Industry Discussion 
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May 14
Advances in Transportation: by Josh MacNeill
Ch 22-4: A New Society Discussion 
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May 16
Quiz 7 - Ch 22: Take Home Sections 1, 2, 3, 4 Jun 3
Ch 23-1: New Ideas Discussion 
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May 17
Capitalism & Socialism: 14 minutes by A Crash Course
Ch 23-2: The New Science Discussion 
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May 21
Darwin & Evolution: 3 minutes by Horrible Histories
Ch 23-3: Popular Culture Discussion 
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May 22
Urbanization: 3 minutes by American History Rules
Ch 23-4: Revolution in the Arts Discussion 
Study Guide & extra questions
May 23, 27
Impressionism & Post-Impressionism: 8 minutes by Rteacha
Research Project 7 Ch 22 & 23 - Websites/Reports/Quiz Creations May 28, 29, 30
Victor Hugo: by Danika Berghammer
Tchaikovsky: by Laney Santing
Renoir: by Kristen Rose
Romanticism: by Lael Murray
Quiz 8 - Ch 23: Take Home Sections 1, 2, 3, 4 June 3
Ch 24-1: Reform in Great Britain Discussion 
Extra questions
May 29, 30, 31
Gladstone vs Disraeli
Suffragists
Irish Nationalism
Ireland: The Troubles
U2: Sunday Bloody Sunday
Ch 24-2: The Dominions Discussion 
Extra questions
May 29, 30, 31
Women's Rights in Canada
Women's Right to Vote in Canada
Ch 24-3: Political Struggles in France Discussion 
Extra questions
May 29, 30, 31
The Crimean War
The Dreyfus Affair
Ch 24-4: U.S. Expansion Discussion 
Extra questions
May 29, 30, 31
American Civil War
19th Century Reforms in the U.S.: 12 minutes by A Crash Course
Women in the 19th Century: 12 minutes by A Crash Course
Quiz 9 - Ch 24: Take Home Sections 1, 2, 3, 4 June 4
Ch 25: Reaction & Nationalism Extra questions
Discussion
June 3, 4, 5
German & Italian Unification: 3 minutes by Belin & Sunderland
Otto von Bismarck: 2 minutes by About.com
Faberge Eggs: 4 minutes by VOAL Learning
Rasputin: 2 minute by the Cloud Biography
Rasputin: 5 minute disco song by Boney M.(1978)
     
Ch 26: Age of Imperialism Extra questions
Discussion
June 6, 7
Imperialism: 12 minutes by A Crash Course
No quiz for Ch 26    
     
Review Days Ch 20 - 26 June 10, 11
     
Final Exam Ch 20 - 26 June 13
     

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