Table Of Contents - Volume II US History

VOLUME II : U.S. History—Themes + Particulars + Core Concepts + Majors + U.S. Presidents + Pics of World/Character Education/Self-Empowerment

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  1. Introduction 5

  2. Why Clozed-Notes Work 6

  3. How to Make Slide Shows 7

  4. How to Present/Read These Lessons 8

  5. How to Follow Up/Assess Your Students to Maximize Common Core Thinking 9

  6. A Final Word 11

HISTORICAL THEMES 13

  1. Main Historical Themes Slide Show (25-35 Minutes) 14

  2. Historical Themes Short With Modern World Examples (10 mins) 16

PARTICULAR UNIT LESSONS--U.S. HISTORY (All Are 15-25 Minutes) 17

  1. The American Revolution 1 18

  2. The American Revolution 2 20

  3. U.S. Civil War 1 22

  4. U.S. Civil War 2 24

  5. U.S. Civil War 3 26

  6. U.S. Civil War 4 28

  7. The Spanish-American War 1 30

  8. The Spanish-American War 2 32

  9. Politics of the Roaring 1920’s 34

  10. The Roaring Life of the 1920’s 36

  11. The New Deal 1 38

  12. The New Deal 2 40

  13. World War II 1 42

  14. World War II 2 44

  15. World War II 3 46

  16. World War II 4 48

  17. World War II 5 50

  18. The Cold War 1 52

  19. The Cold War 2 54

  20. The Cold War 3 56

  21. The Cold War 4 58

  22. The Post World War II Boom 60

  23. Kennedy and the Cold War-The New Frontier 62

  24. Lyndon B. Johnson-The Great Society 64

  25. The Vietnam War 1 65

  26. The Vietnam War 2 67

  27. The Vietnam War 3 69

  28. The Vietnam War 4 71

  29. Social Change in the U.S. 1960’s + 1/Cesar Chavez 73

  30. Social Change in the U.S. 1960’s + 2/The Feminist Movement 75

  31. The 1970’s U.S. 1 77

  32. The 1970’s U.S 2 79

  33. The 1970’s U.S. 3 81

  34. The 1970’s America General 83

  35. The 1980’s America General 85

  36. The United States in the World 1990-2010 + U.S. General 87

CORE CONCEPTS (All Are 10-15 Minutes) 89

  1. The Rise of Democratic Ideas 90

  2. The U.S. Constitution 92

  3. Expansion and Industrialization in the U.S. 1800’s 94

  4. American Imperialism Late 1800’s/Early 1900’s 96

  5. World War I 98

  6. World War II 100

  7. The Cold War 102

  8. The Civil Rights Movement 103

  9. The Vietnam War 105

MAJOR SLIDE SHOWS (All Are 15-25 Minutes) 107

  1. Major Explorers 1 108

  2. Inventors/Thinkers 19th Century 110

  3. Major Political/Economic Thinkers 1 112

  4. Religions 1 The East Hinduism 114

  5. Religions 2 The East Buddhism 116

  6. Religions 3 The West Judaism 118

  7. Religions 4 The West Christianity 120

  8. Religions 5 The Middle East Islam 122

  9. Major Federal Agencies 124

  10. Major Political Parties 126

  11. Democrat/Liberal Stance vs Republican/Conservative Stance 128

  12. Key Economics Vocabulary 130

  13. Capitalism vs Communism 132

  14. Major Psychologists—Sigmund Freud 134

  15. Major Psychologists—Carl Jung 136

  16. Major Psychologists—Fritz Perls 138

  17. Major Psychologists—Erich Fromm 140

  18. Major Psychologists—Carl Rogers 142

72. Major Government and Economic Systems 144

U.S. PRESIDENTS SLIDE SHOWS (All Are 15-30 Minutes) 145

  1. U.S. Presidents 1—Washington and Adams 147

  2. U.S. Presidents 2—Jefferson and Madison 149

  3. U.S. Presidents 3—Monroe and John Quincy Adams 151

  4. U.S. Presidents 4—Andrew Jackson 153

  5. U.S. Presidents 5—Van Buren, Harrison, Taylor 155

  6. U.S. Presidents 6—Polk and Taylor 157

  7. U.S. Presidents 7—Millard Fillmore 159

  8. U.S. Presidents 8—Franklin Pierce 161

  9. U.S. Presidents 9—James Buchanan 163

  10. U.S. Presidents 10—Abraham Lincoln 1 165

  11. U.S. Presidents 11—Abraham Lincoln 2 167

  12. U.S. Presidents 12—Andrew Johnson 169

  13. U.S. Presidents 13—Ulysses S. Grant 171

  14. U.S. Presidents 14—Rutherford B. Hayes 173

  15. U.S. Presidents 15—Garfield and Arthur 175

  16. U.S. Presidents 16—Grover Cleveland 177

  17. U.S. Presidents 17—Benjamin Harrison 179

  18. U.S. Presidents 18—William McKinley 181

  19. U.S. Presidents 19—Theodore Roosevelt 183

  20. U.S. Presidents 1—General—1789-1837 185

  21. U.S. Presidents 2—General—1837-1850 187

  22. U.S. Presidents 3—General—1850-1857 189

  23. U.S. Presidents 4—General—1897-1923 191

  24. U.S. Presidents 5—General—1921-1933 193

  25. U.S. Presidents 6—General—1924-1961 195

  26. U.S. Presidents 7—General—1933-1952 197

  27. U.S. Presidents 8---General—1953-1968 199

  28. U.S. Presidents 9—General—1969-1980 201

  29. U.S. Presidents 10—General—1961-1981 203

  30. U.S. Presidents 11—General—1981-2008 204

  31. U.S. Presidents 12—General—1993-2008 205

PICS OF THE WORLD/CHARACTER EDUCATION/SELF-EMPOWERMENT 207

  1. Pictures of the World (3) (5-15 min segment) 208

  2. Pictures of the World - Single Country Focus (10) 209

  3. The Wild and Wonderful World - Entire World Fill-in (20-25) 210

  4. Building a Life of Meaning, Purpose, and Happiness: 11 Principles 212

  5. Napoleon Hill's 17 Principles to Success & Achievement 214

  6. Stephen Covey's 7 Principles of Highly Effective People 216

  7. 7 Specific Things to Take Control and Feel Better . 218

  8. How to Succeed in College . 220

ANSWER KEY 222