United States History III Scope and Sequence

  • Week

    Standards

    Instructional Content

    Activities, Readings, Labs, Interactive Notes, Assignments, etc.

    Assessments

    Other

    1

    USH

    6.2-6.4

    7.1-7.7

    9.1

    Introduction to U.S. History

    Topic 16.1-16.4: Civil Rights

    1. Rules/Regulations

    2. Interactive Notebook

    3. Pledge Debate

    4. Topic16.1-16.4 SGP/Notes

    1. Pretest

    2. Debate/Discussion

    3. Interactive Binder

    1. USH III Movie Permission Slips

    2

    USH

    6.2-6.4

    7.1-7.7

    9.1

    Topic 16.1-16.4 Civil Rights

    1. Topic 16.1-16.4 SGP/Notes

    2. Case Study: Mississippi Burning

    1. Case Study Packet

    2. Chapter 18 Quiz

    3. Interactive Binder

    1. Watch: Mississippi Burning Movie

    2. Movie Packet

    3

    USH

    6.1

    7.8-.7.10

    Topic 17.1: JFK/LBJ and the Cold War

    1. Topic 17.1 SGP/Notes

    2. Bellringer Debate/Discussion

    3. Cuban Missile Crisis Vase Study

     

    1. Unit 1 Exam

    2. Interactive Binder

    3. Cuban Missile Crisis Case Study: Flexible Response

     

    1. Index Cards

    4

    USH

    6.1, 6.4, 7.4, 7.9, 7.10, 7.11, 8.2, 9.4

    Topic 17.2-17.4

    Vietnam War

    1. Topic 17.2-17.4 SGP/Notes

    2. Read: "The Truman Doctrine"

    1. Movie Packet

    1. Flexible Response Discussion

    5

    USH

    6.1, 6.4, 7.4, 7.9, 7.10, 7.11, 8.2, 9.4

    Topic 18.1-18.4 The Vietnam War

    Era of Protest-Change

    1. Topic 18.1-18.4 Quiz

    2. Primary Document Case Study: The My Lai Massacre

    3. Chapter 21 SGP/Notes

    1. Timed Reading #2

    2. Unit 2 "Midterm" Exam

    3. "The 60's Case Study Film"

    1. My Lai "Trial Activity"

    2. Watch: "We Were Soldiers-Optional"

    3. Binder Check

    4. Protest Song Analysis Exercise

    6

    USH 7.7, 7.8, 9.1, 9.4              

    Topic 18.5-18.6: Nixon, Ford, and Carter

    1. Topic 18.5-18.6 Notes

    2. Analyze: System of Checks and Balances

     

     

    1. Topic 18.5-18.6

    2. Timed Reading

    3. OPEC Primary Document Discussion

     

    1. Graphic Organizer-the impeachment process

    7

    USH 7.7, 7.8, 9.1, 9.4

    Topic 18.5-18.6: Nixon, Ford, and Carter

    1. Topic 18.5-18.6 Notes

    2. Stagflation Analysis

    3. Analyze roots of extremism-terrorism

    1. Topic18.5-18.6 Quiz

    2. Timed Reading

    3. “Crisis in Confidence” Speech Analysis

    1. Graphic Organizer

    2.  Iran Hostage Case Study: ARGO

    8

    USH 8.1-8.9

    Topic 19.1-19.4: "Conservative Resurgence

    1. Topic19.1-19.4 SGP/Notes

    2. Take Political Survey: Liberal vs. Conservative

    Topic 19.1-19.4

    2. Timed Reading #4

    1. Graphic Organizer: Liberal vs. Conservative

    9

    USH 8.1-8.9

    Topic 19.5 "Conservative Resurgence"

    1. Reagan Economics Agenda Case Study

     

     

     

    1. Topic 19.5 Quiz

    2. Timed Reading #4

    1. Reagan Assassination Attempt: 25thAmendment Case Study

    10

    USH 7.4, 8.5-8.9, 9.3, 9.5

    Topic 20.1-20.4: 1990-Current

    1. Topic  20.1-20.4 SGP/Notes

     

     

     

     

    1. Timed Reading #6

    2. Final SGP

    3. 9/11 and War on Terror Activity

    1. Man in the Red Bandana Case Study

    2. Election of 2008 Map Analysis

    11

    USH 7.4, 8.5-8.9, 9.3, 9.5

    Topic 20.1-20.4 1990-Current

    1. Topic 20.1-20.4 SGP/Notes

     

    1. U.S. Map Test

    2. U.S. Citizen’s Test

     

    1. Black Hawk Down

    2. Election of 2008 Analysis

    12

    ALL USH 6.1-9.5

    Topic 16.1-20.4 Review

    1. Final SGP Review

    1. Final Exam

    1. Final Binder Check