early National Period and Expansion (VUS.6a-c)
Age of Jackson (VUS.6d)
Sectionalism and Conflict (VUS.e)

Video Lectures:

Click the link above to watch streaming videos as an introduction to this module. You may complete the optional guided notes -

The Assignment

1. View the Video Lectures for this module. You may find it helpful to download, print, and complete the "Guided Notes" as you view these.

2. Download and save the Module 6 Core Questions. You will answer these questions as you navigate through each link in "The Core" content readings for VUS.6 You will turn in this assignment to the dropbox function of HCPS-SchoolSpace interface. This assignment will be worth 100 points!

3. Download and save the Module 6 Reading Assignment. Complete the questions as you complete the corresponding e-Text readings. Once complete, turn in your assignment to the dropbox function in the "HCPS-SchoolSpace" interface. This assignment is worth 40 points.

4. Blog Topic: View the image "King Andrew the First". What is the message of the artist? Identify at least 3 elements of the picture that would support his opinion. Do you agree or disagree with the artist?

<all blogs should be between 100-300 words, and should be a reflection of your opinions on the topic, not a re-statement of the facts>

5. Complete the following review activities on :
DO NOT worry about signing in - they are not really tracked. Just play!

6. Complete the assessment "VUS.6; Early Nationalism, Expansion and Conflict"! Use your course login username and password to take this test!

All assignments are due at 5:00 p.m on June 16!

Course Readings:

The Core:

VUS.6a; Early National Period

VUS.6b-c; Expansion

VUS.6d; Andrew Jackson

VUS.6e; Sectionalism and Conflict

As you navigate through the Core Readings using the links at the bottom of each page, the images contain the most basic and necessary information. The "Other Notes" sections help to explain the key content. The "Video Clips" are on-line clips that can help you to understand the key content, and the "Extra-Links" provide supplemental information about the content on each page. Be sure to click on the Quia link at the end to test yourself!


(To use the e-Text, click on the link above to go to the on-line textbook. This book is in PDF format and may NOT be printed or downloaded to your PC. All copyright laws apply!)

The video clips provided in "The Core" reading pages are from Discovery Education, United Streaming. Our district has license to use these clips for instructional purposes. You may not copy these segments and use them for any other purpose than this class-All copyright laws apply!