World History
Mr. LaFortune



World History



Thursday October 10, 2019


Today in class we began Unit III by learning about the First Industrial Revolution. We also did Problem 20 Population Control. Have a safe and fun extra long Columbus Day weekend!

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C First Industrial Revolution 1.Homework P & Homework Q (just the fill in questions based on today's class notes- no new notes slides) 1.Tuesday October 15, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None



Wednesday October 9, 2019


Today in class we met in the library to write the French Revolution DBQ Essay.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C French Revolution DBQ Writing 1.Finish the French Revolution DBQ Essay 1.Thursday October 10, 2019 French Revolution DBQ

French Revolution DBQ Analysis

World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None



Tuesday October 8, 2019


Today in class you turned in the French Revolution Timelines and I graded your class notes. We then did the Unit II Test. After the test we worked on the French Revolution DBQ Outlines and began writing the DBQ Essay. We will spend the entire class tomorrow working on the essay.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Unit II Test 1.Finish the DBQ Outline 1.Wednesday October 9, 2019 French Revolution DBQ

French Revolution DBQ Analysis

World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None



Monday October 7, 2019


Today in class we played a Jeopardy Review Game in preparation for tomorrow's Unit II Test. We also did CCC XVII. Finally, we finished working on the French Revolution Timeline (it is due tomorrow at the start of class). Remember the requirements of the Timeline Assignment are as follows: 25% set up the timeline properly with proper spacing and years labeled, 25% included 3 images, 25% each of the events is included and correctly attached to the timeline, 15% sufficient descriptions of 10 of the events listed on the instruction sheet, and 10% includes a title and is visually appealing.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Unit II Review & French Revolution Timeline Project Day 2 1.Finish the Timeline Assignment & Study for the Unit Test 1.Tuesday October 8, 2019 French Revolution Timeline Assignment

French Revolution DBQ

French Revolution DBQ Analysis

World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

   Jeopardy Review Unit II Round I

   Jeopardy Review Unit II Round II






Friday October 4, 2019


Today in class we did a survey and then worked on the French Revolution Timeline. The requirements of the Timeline Assignment are as follows: 25% set up the timeline properly with proper spacing and years labeled, 25% included 3 images, 25% each of the events is included and correctly attached to the timeline, 15% sufficient descriptions of 10 of the events listed on the instruction sheet, and 10% includes a title and is visually appealing. Have a fun and safe weekend!

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C French Revolution Timeline Project Day 1 1.Finish the Timeline Assignment & Study for the Unit Test 1.Tuesday October 8, 2019 French Revolution Timeline Assignment

French Revolution DBQ

French Revolution DBQ Analysis

World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

   Jeopardy Review Unit II Round I

   Jeopardy Review Unit II Round II






Thursday October 3, 2019


Today in class we learned about Napoleon and the end of the French Revolution. We then did CCC XVI, Problem 19 Coup d'etat, and watched a Video called Napoleon Invades Russia and answered video focus questions for it. At the end of class we read the French Revolution DBQ Documents together in preparation for our first essay next week.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Napoleon & French Revolution Document Analysis 1.Homework O (just the fill in questions based on today's class notes- no new notes slides) AND get three images for the French Revolution Timeline Assignment 1.Friday October 4, 2019 French Revolution Timeline Assignment

French Revolution DBQ

French Revolution DBQ Analysis

World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None



Wednesday October 2, 2019


Today in class we learned just how radical the French Revolution became as its goals and methods changed over time. We then did CCC XV, Problem 18 Citizen, and watched a Video called Revolution in France and answered video focus questions for it.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C French Revolution 1.Homework N (just the fill in questions based on today's class notes- no new notes slides) 1.Thursday October 3, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None



Tuesday October 1, 2019


Today in class we presented our Talk Show Projects. We then learned about the Three French Estates, the 1789 Estates-General, and the Fall of the Old Regime. At the end of class we did Problem 17 Declaration of the Rights of Man.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Talk Show Project Day 3 & French Unrest in 1789 1.Homework M (just the fill in questions based on today's class notes- no new notes slides) 1.Wednesday October 2, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None



Monday September 30, 2019


Today in class we continued working on our Talk Show Project that we will present at the start of class tomorrow. Be sure to finish it tonight!

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Talk Show Project Day 2 1.Finish Preparing the Talk Show Presentation 1.Tuesday October 1, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None



Friday September 27, 2019


Today in class we did Problem 15 Declaration of Independence and Problem 16 Bill of Rights. We then began our Talk Show Project that we will work on in class on Monday. Have a fun and safe weekend!

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Talk Show Project Day 1 1.Talk Show Preparation 1.Monday September 30, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None



Thursday September 26, 2019


Today in class we did Problem 14 Music and CCC XIV. We also learned about the Enlightenment in America.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Enlightenment in America 1.Homework L (just the fill in questions based on today's class notes- no new notes slides) 1.Friday September 27, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None



Wednesday September 25, 2019


Today in class we finished the Video on the Enlightenment and also did one on the Battle of Canada and we answered video focus questions for both of them. We then learned about Enlightened Absolutism and the Seven Years War. At the end of class we did Problem 14 Music and CCC XIII.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Enlightened Absolutism & Seven Years War 1.Homework K (just the fill in questions based on today's class notes- no new notes slides) 1.Thursday September 26, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None



Tuesday September 24, 2019


Today in class we finished the Video on the Spanish Armada and answered video focus questions for it. We also learned about the Enlightenment. We then watched a Video on the Scientific Revolution and a Video on the Enlightenment and we answered video focus questions for both of them. We also did Problem 13 Women's Rights and CCC XII.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Enlightenment 1.Homework J (just the fill in questions based on today's class notes- no new notes slides) 1.Wednesday September 25, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None



Monday September 23, 2019


Today in class we learned about the Scientific Revolution by reviewing the homework slides and doing the Quick Checks. We then watched Conquest of the Inca and Defeat of the Spanish Armada and we answered video focus questions for both of them. We also did Problem 12 Trial of Galileo.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Scientific Revolution 1.Review Notes on Scientific Revolution 1.Tuesday September 24, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None



Friday September 20, 2019


Today in class we took the Unit I Test. Have a fun and safe weekend!

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Unit I Test 1.Do Lecture Slides & Notes on 2-000, 2-005, 2-010 & Do Homework I on Jupiter Grades 1.Monday September 23, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

   Jeopardy Review Unit I Round I

   Jeopardy Review Unit I Round II






Thursday September 19, 2019


Today in class we prepared for Friday's Unit I Test by playing a Jeopardy Review Game. After Jeopardy we continued watching the video on the Reformation and answering video focus questions for it. Remember, I posted the Jeopardy Games early for your convenience as well as the CCC Study Guide on Jupiter Grades.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Unit I Review 1.Study for Unit I Test 1.Friday September 20, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

   Jeopardy Review Unit I Round I

   Jeopardy Review Unit I Round II






Wednesday September 18, 2019


Today in class we finished learning about the Reformation & Exploration. In C-Block we watched a video on the Renaissance and answered video focus questions for it. In C Block we watched a video on the Reformation and answered video focus questions for it. We also did Problem 11 Witch Hunts and CCC XI. Tomorrow we will review for Friday's Unit I Test but I have posted the Jeopardy Games early for your convenience as well as the CCC Study Guide on Jupiter Grades.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Reformation & Exploration Wrap Up 1.Study for Unit I Test 1.Friday September 20, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

   Jeopardy Review Unit I Round I

   Jeopardy Review Unit I Round II






Tuesday September 17, 2019


Today in class we reviewed the material you learned about last night and then learned about Exploration and the Spanish Colonization of the "New" World. We also did CCC IX and CCC X.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Exploration 1.Do Lecture Slides & Notes on 1-250, 1-255, 1-260, 1-265 & Do Homework H on Jupiter Grades 1.Wednesday September 18, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None




Monday September 16, 2019


Today in class we learned about the Reformation and did Problem 9 Martin Luther. In A-Bock we then watched a video on the Renaissance and answered video focus questions for it.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Reformation 1.Do Lecture Slides & Notes on 1-215, 1-220, 1-225, 1-230 & Do Homework G on Jupiter Grades 1.Tuesday September 17, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None




Friday September 13, 2019


Today in class we did CCC VII, CCC VIII, and we shared our Renaissance artwork. Next we watched the Siege of Constantinople and we learned about Martin Luther.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Renaissance Artwork 1.Do Lecture Slides & Notes on 1-215, 1-220, 1-225, 1-230 & Do Homework G on Jupiter Grades 1.Tuesday September 17, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None




Thursday September 12, 2019


Today in class we finished watching the Video Black Death and the Conquest of Spain and answering video focus questions for them. We then learned about the Renaissance.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Renaissance 1.Do Lecture Slides & Notes on 1-215, 1-220, 1-225, 1-230 & Do Homework G on Jupiter Grades 1.Monday September 16, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None




Wednesday September 11, 2019


Today in class we finished watching Dark Ages III and answering video focus questions for it. We then did CCC V and CCC VI, Problem 6 Song of Roland, Problem 7 Magna Carta, and Problem 8 Black Death. Finally we watched the Video Black Death and answered video focus questions for them. We will present our artwork in class tomorrow.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C End of the Middle Ages 1.Do Lecture Slides & Notes on 1-180, 1-185, & Do Homework F on Jupiter Grades 1.Thursday September 12, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None




Tuesday September 10, 2019


Today we learned about life in the Late Middle Ages & the Black Death. We continued watching Dark Ages II & III and answering video focus questions for both of them.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Black Death 1.Homework E: Homework E is your description of your pieces of artwork. Be sure to print a copy so you have it in class tomorrow to share. Choose Artwork: Honors- choose any three (3) pieces of Renaissance art; CPA- choose any two (2) pieces of Renaissance art; and CP- choose any one (1) piece of Renaissance art. Then Write: a 1-paragraph description of each piece of artwork you are required to do. You must include the: (a) title, (b) artist, (c) year completed, (d) what it shows, and (e) the importance of the work. Tomorrow Present: Be prepared to present this to the class tomorrow. 1.Wednesday September 11, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None




Monday September 9, 2019


Today we learned about life in the High Middle Ages and we did Problem 5 Benedictine Rules. We watched the Dark Ages II and answered video focus questions for it while I graded your notebooks.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Dark Ages II 1.Homework E: Homework E is your description of your pieces of artwork. Be sure to print a copy so you have it in class tomorrow to share. Choose Artwork: Honors- choose any three (3) pieces of Renaissance art; CPA- choose any two (2) pieces of Renaissance art; and CP- choose any one (1) piece of Renaissance art. Then Write: a 1-paragraph description of each piece of artwork you are required to do. You must include the: (a) title, (b) artist, (c) year completed, (d) what it shows, and (e) the importance of the work. Tomorrow Present: Be prepared to present this to the class tomorrow. 1.Wednesday September 11, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None




Friday September 6, 2019


Today we learned about Castles, Knights, the Eastern Empire, and the High Middle Ages. We then did CCC IV and watched the Dark Ages I & II and answered video focus questions for both of them. Have a fun and safe weekend!

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Dark Ages 1.Do Lecture Slides & Notes on 1-140, 1-145, 1-150 & Do Homework D on Jupiter Grades 1.Monday September 9, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None




Thursday September 5, 2019


Today we learned about the Fall of Rome and the start of the Middle Ages. We then watched the video on the Battle of Salamis (in A-Block) and the Battle of Actium and answered video focus questions for both of them. At the end of class we did CCC III, Problem 3 Greek Contributions, and Problem 4 Roman Contributions.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Fall of Rome 1.Do Lecture Slides & Notes on 1-105, 1-110, 1-115, & 1-120 & Do Homework C on Jupiter Grades 1.Friday September 6, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None




Wednesday September 4, 2019


Today we began class by reviewing last night's lectures on Ancient Greece and doing the Quick Checks for them. We then learned about Ancient Rome and its Rise and Fall. We watched the video on the Battle of Salamis (in C-Block) and answered video focus questions for it and did CCC II.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Ancient Rome 1.Do Lecture Slides & Notes on 1-105, 1-110, 1-115, & 1-120 & Do Homework C on Jupiter Grades 1.Friday September 6, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None




Tuesday September 3, 2019


Today in class we did Problem 1 Civilization and Problem 2 Creation Stories. We then learned about Ancient China and the Rise and Fall of Chinese Empires. At the end of class we watched the Great Wall of China, and answered video focus questions for it.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Ancient China 1.Do Lecture Slides & Notes on 1-060, 1-065, 1-070, & 1-075 & Do Homework B on Jupiter Grades 1.Wednesday September 4, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None




Thursday August 29, 2019


Today in class we learned about the Indus Valley Civilization. We also reviewed Mesopotamia, Egypt, Life in Ancient Egypt, and New Civilizations. At the end of class we did CCC I and began Problem 1 Civilizations. Have a fun and safe Labor Day Weekend!

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Indus Civilization 1.Do Lecture Slides & Notes on 1-060, 1-065, 1-070, & 1-075 & Do Homework B on Jupiter Grades 1.Wednesday August 29, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None




Wednesday August 28, 2019


Today in class we learned about Early Humans, the Paleolithic Age, the Neolithic Age, and the Neolithic Revolution.

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Early Humans 1.Do Lecture Slides & Notes on 1-025, 1-030, 1-035, & 1-040 & Do Homework A on Jupiter Grades 1.Thursday August 29, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None




Tuesday August 27, 2019


Today was the first day of school. In class we went over the syllabus, Google Classroom, the class website, Jupiter Grades, and course expectations. Welcome to World History!

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
A & C Course Introduction 1.Homework A (on Jupiter Grades) 1.Thursday August 29, 2019 World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2019

None




Thursday January 17, 2019


Today was the course final exam. Thank you for a great semester and good luck in the future!

Block Topic Assignments Due Dates Class Documents Links
C & D Final Exam 1.Thank You 1.Friday January 18, 2019 Jeopardy World History Final Exam Map

World History Syllabus

World History Powerpoint

World History Class Notes

World History CP Fill-In Class Notes

World History Problems

World Video Focus Questions

World History Research Assignment 2018

   Jeopardy World History Final Exam Review Round I

   Jeopardy World History Final Exam Review Round II

   Jeopardy World History Final Exam Review Round III

   Jeopardy World History Final Exam Review Round IV

   Jeopardy World History Final Exam Review Round V









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