Mr. Gigliotti's United States History | Social Studies | Parma Senior High School | Parma, Ohio
   

 
           
 


Your Journey Through U.S. History Starts Here!

Information about this year's Washington D.C. Trip!
 


 Have a question about the trip? 

 Download this packet for all trip information:
 Washington D.C. Trip Information

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 Do you need a medical form for prescription medication?
 Medical Forms B & C - For The Administering Of Medication

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 Wondering what to pack?  Download a packing list below.

 Packing List - Female

 Packing List - Male

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  Have a question?  Please email Mr. Gigliotti or Mrs. Szemplak
  gigliottip@parmacityschools.org  | szemplakj@parmacityschools.org

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 *Student assembly on May 19 to go over important information

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Causes of the Civil War
 



LiveBinder Tabs & Assignments  LiveBinder Instructions (PDF)

                      Causes of the Civil War Timeline

Download a copy of the Causes of the Civil War -Be sure to SAVE your work each day.

Access the Road to Civil War timeline: Road to Civil War Timeline Activity

 
                         Due FRIDAY May 12, 2017




Listen to the Golden Voice Talk About History!

 

  

Background to 1848 Audio Lecture!

Compromise of 1850 to Bleeding Kansas Audio Lecture!

Dred Scott to Fort Sumter Audio Lecture!



Download Presentations and Class Notes For This Section!

Background to 1848 PowerPoint Presentation!

Compromise of 1850 to Bleeding Kansas PowerPoint Presentation!

Dred Scott to Fort Sumter PowerPoint Presentation!


Self Assessment Materials and Exit Slips


 
How well can you make history?

 Learning Target: I can EVALUATE the greatest cause of the Civil War.   









   

Important Announcements!

 

This week we begin discussing the Causes of the Civil War.  Students will be divided North and South much as the nation was in the years leading to the Civil War.  We will be exploring a timeline of events which led to one of the most decisive events in U.S. History, the Civil War!


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If you have been absent, please check to see what work you are missing.


Topics and Assignments (All Dates Subject to Adjustment)

 

 Monday, May 1, 2017  

 

 Topic: Causes of the Civil War - North and South

    

 Today's Goal:  Today students will begin learning about the Causes of the Civil War.  We will begin our studies 

 by understanding how antebellum life differed in both the North and the South. 

 

  Road to Civil War Timeline Activity
 Learning Target: I can EVALUATE the greatest cause of the Civil War.

 

  Today you should complete: Lincoln's Prediction, The North, and The South sections of the Road to

  Civil War Timeline. 
 
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 Tuesday, May 2, 2017

 

 Topic: Election Day  - No school!

 

 Today's Goal:  Get out and vote!

 

      

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 Wednesday, May 3, 2017

 

Topic: Causes of the Civil War - Slavery and Abolition

 

 Today's Goal:  Today we will be discussing the institution of slavery and exploring how the issue of slavery

 began to divide the nation.  We will also be looking at the Abolitionist Movement which fought for years to try and

 end slavery in America.  

 

 Road to Civil War Timeline Activity
 Learning Target: I can EVALUATE the greatest cause of the Civil War.

 

  Today you should complete: Slavery, Abolitionists, and The American Colonization Society sections of

  the Road to Civil War Timeline.

 

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Thursday, May 4, 2017

 

 Topic: Causes of the Civil War  - Compromises over Slavery

 

 Today's Goal:  As the nation's Manifest Destiny was fulfilled, the issue of slavery threatened to tear the nation in

 two.  Political compromises over slavery were needed to hold the nation together as we expanded from sea to

 shinning sea!

 

 Road to Civil War Timeline Activity
 Learning Target: I can EVALUATE the greatest cause of the Civil War.

 

  Today you should complete: The Missouri Compromise and the Compromise of 1850 sections of

  the Road to Civil War Timeline.

 

 

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 Friday, May 5, 2017

 

 Topic: Causes of the Civil War - Bloody Kansas!

 

 Today's Goal:  Today the debate over slavery turns bloody as the Compromise of 1850 leads to fighting between

 pro slavery people and abolitionists in Kansas.   

 

Road to Civil War Timeline Activity
 Learning Target: I can EVALUATE the greatest cause of the Civil War.

 

  Today you should complete: Uncle Tom's Cabin, Kansas-Nebraska Act, Violence in the Senate,  and

  Bleeding Kansas sections of the Road to Civil War Timeline.

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Make Up Tests and Quizzes

Are you missing a test score?  Please use the links below to make up the tests.  When finished, please email me to let me know that you have completed your make up. 

Age of Jackson Make Up Test

Westward  Expansion quiz



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