Friday, April 13, 2018

US in World War II 4-13-18

Link to questions on WWII

Link to online textbook Unit 6

Link to World War II Flash Cards

World War II Digital Storybook
Instructions:
You and your partner are to create a narrative story about someone during the WWII era.  You are to put the information into a digital storybook (link below).  Each page should have a minimum of 3 good sentences.  There must be pictures on every page.  Bonus points for hand drawn pics that you create and then take a picture of using your camera on your phone (figure it out!)

Only one person needs to click the link below to make a copy.  Once a copy is made, then you will need to share it with your partner.  Upon completion of the project, you will have to share it with Mr. Jensen using the correct email address - yjensenj@burke.k12.nc.us  Make sure it is the correct one.  Don't share it with my son.  He is not interested.

Link to making a copy of the World War II Picture Book

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

2-6-18 "Gilded Age"

Questions: Chapter 14 & 15

Key Terms:
Corporations
Monopolies
Trusts
Social Darwinism
Vertical Integration
Horizontal Integration
Captains of Industry
Robber Barons
Cornelius Vanderbilt
John D. Rockefeller
Andrew Carnegie

J.P. Morgan


Key Terms:
Laissez-Faire
Sherman Antitrust Act
Labor Unions - 3 Main Concerns
Knights of Labor
Tools of Oppressed Workers
Collective Bargaining
Boycotts
Strikes
American Federation of Labor
Major Strikes
Great Railroad Strike
Haymarket Square Riot
Homestead Strike
Tactics used by Owners
Blacklists
Injunctions
Scabs, Replacements
Eugene V. Debs
Socialist Party

Mother Mary Harris Jones