Progressivism in America (VUS.8d)
Imperialism (VUS.9a)
World War 1 (VUS.9b)

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 9 Core Questions. Complete the questions and tasks as you learn the Core content. Once complete, turn in your assignment to the dropbox function in the "HCPS-SchoolSpace" interface. This assignment is worth a total of 60 points.

3. Download and save the Module 9 Reading Assignment. Complete the questions and tasks as you complete the e-Text readings. Once complete, turn in your assignment to the dropbox function in the "HCPS-SchoolSpace" interface. This assignment is worth 80 Points!

ALSO, download this Cartoon Interpretation Activity. You can click on the pictures to see the larger image, then answer the questions. Turn this activity in for another 20 points.

4. Blog Topic: Discuss one or two accomplishments made during the Progressive Era that has the greatest positive impact on your life today.

<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.8d-9b; Progressives, Imperialists and World War 1 "! Use your course login username and password to take this test!

All assignments are due at 5:00 p.m on June 30!

Course Readings:

The Core:

VUS.8d; The Progressive Movement

VUS.9a; Imperialism

VUS.9b; World War 1

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!