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Mr. Mark C Yonko World History

From 4 Dec. until 21 Dec we will be working with an on line book called:  Captain Coignet
 
The book can be located and downloaded on your students lap top computer at:
 
https://archive.org/details/narrativeofcapta00coig/page/n15
 
Students will be assigned a chapter to read with a group and construct 2 poster boards that highlight that chapter.  Due on 14 Dec.  
Students in the same group will then construct a puppet show that will tell the story of their chapter to be performed in front of the class.  This will be due on 17 Dec.

World History is an introductory class for Westmont Hilltop Freshmen.  It will cover world events and events from Early Civilization to the Modern 20th century.  Methods of instruction will include regular classroom lecture, library guided research, student driven research, public speaking, and reading your textbook.  Assessment of classroom skills will include open note quizzes, standard tests, essays, homework, and class participation.  Students will be encouraged, to discuss current events at all times.

Below is the course outline for 1st Semester World History 2007 which includes all homework assignments, quizzes, tests for the entire semester.  Please fill in the dates, as we assign due dates in the classroom.

 

Chapter 1

The Renaissance and Reformation (1300-1650)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 1-2

Chapter 1 Test

 

Chapter 2

The First Global Age:  Europe and Asia (1415-1796)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 3-4

Chapter 2 Test

 

Chapter 3

The First Global Age:  Europe, the Americas, and Africa (1492-1750)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 1-2

Chapter 3 Test

 

Chapter 4

The Age of Absolutism (1550-1800)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 3-4

Sections 1-2

No Chapter Test

 

Chapter 5

The Enlightenment and the American Revolution (1707-1800)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 1-2

Chapter 5 Test

 

Chapter 6

The French Revolution and Napoleon (1789-1815)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 3-4

Chapter 6 Test

 

Chapter 7

The Industrial Revolution Begins (1750-1850)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 1-2

Chapter 7 Test

 

Chapter 8

Revolutions in Europe and Latin America (1790-1848)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 3-4

 

 

 MId Term Test on Chapters 1-8

 

Chapter 9

Life in the Industrial Age (1800-1914)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 1-2

Mid Term Test Chapters 1-9

 

 

Chapter 10

Nationalism Triumphs in Europe (1800-1914)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 3-4

Chapter 10 Test

 

Chapter 11

Growth of Western Democracies (1815-1914)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 1-2

Chapter 11 Test

 

Chapter 12

The New Imperialism (1800-1914)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 3-4

Chapter 12 Test

 

Chapter 13

New Global Patterns (1800-1914)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 1-2

Chapter 13 Test

 

Chapter 14

World War I and Its Aftermath (1914-1919)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 3-4

Chapter 14 Test

 

Chapter 15

Revolution in Russia (1917-1939)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 1-2

Chapter 15 Test

 

Chapter 16

Nationalism and Revolution Around the World (1910-1939)

Open Note Quiz:

Sections 3-4

Chapter 16 Test

 

E Mail Address: mcy@whsd.org

School phone number:  255-8726

 

Grade Weighting:

Tests:  50%

Quizzes:  20%

Homework/ Projects:  20%

In Class:  10%