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Modern World Final Review!!!

Modern World Final Review!!!

Your Final Exam for semester 2 will consist of one essay question. You can find your final exam review sheet HERE. If you’re comfortable/familiar with all the information on it, this final exam won’t be no thing!

Mercantilism and Imperialism: The race for resources and markets

Mercantilism and Imperialism: The race for resources and markets

Key Learning Objectives today: Understand Mercantilism Understand the desire for colonies Understand what a “colony” is Understand the “secondary factors” regarding imperialism: racism; militarism; wars, etc. Learning task: Predict problems with mercantilism as an economic theory as well as colonialism as a national policy. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1KCsjohKYRyDhYGONainR8xPYd__kDHO2uZwruUu4iFo/edit?usp=sharing

Problem Solving the Industrial Revolution

Problem Solving the Industrial Revolution

After learning about the benefits as well as the “problems” of newly industrialized society, it is now up to you to SOLVE those problems! Use the learning helper below to do so: Make a copy of the following doc! https://docs.google.com/document/d/19YVayI6sY5DhJN5RMY1KMLLpIGxUvQF83dVcczyT850/edit?usp=sharing  

Understanding the French Revolution via Allegory

Understanding the French Revolution via Allegory

An allegory is an extended analogy designed to articulate information. There have been many famous allegories throughout history such as George Orwell’s Animal Farm, a cautionary allegory about the rise of soviet style communism. The Greek philosopher Plato used an allegory to explain his meta-physics via his […]

The Rise of Napoleon

The Rise of Napoleon

IT’s your lucky day because….SURPRISE! You have a BRAND NEW french revolution text! You can find it on our “French Revolution Understood” page right at the top directly underneath our other “choices” text! DOWNLOAD IT. Now. After you’ve downloaded the text, download this learning helper […]

Where do we go from here? Understanding choices in the French Revolution

Where do we go from here? Understanding choices in the French Revolution

Utilizing pages 23 – 35 in your Choices text and each other as resources, complete the chart linked below: Where do we go from here

Understanding the Origins of the French Revolution

Understanding the Origins of the French Revolution

Examine the 3 paintings below and download the attached learning helper to facilitate your comprehension of some underlying causes of the French Revolution. Learning Helper to use for analysis of primary sources above: Understanding the French Revolution

World History Sem 1 Exam Review Sheet!!

World History Sem 1 Exam Review Sheet!!

History 9 First semester UPdated Exam Review Here: History 9 First semester exam reveiew 2

Party Time. Renaissance Style.

Party Time. Renaissance Style.

As a celebration of your work on our renaissance documentary films, we’ll have a class party while we watch your wonderful work and are educated on the causes and effects of the renaissance! Please sign up to bring something to eat on THURSDAY for our […]

Humanism Still Matters

Humanism Still Matters

Oh yea, get excited! Humanism matters!  It’s not just some annoying, old, esoteric term that has no relevance to you beyond term dropping it on some exam! To see what I’m talking about, read the excerpt titled, “The Humanist Revolution” from Yvul Noah Harari’s book, […]