APUSH Review - 23 Days Remaining

23 Days Remaining

Review Period 2. Today, focus on reviewing content and vocab that you don't remember from the list of required knowledge on the APUSH Review page.

Also, review your Key Concepts! See the Unit 2 Page.

Watch the unit review video from the Period 2 Playlist.

PERIOD 2 (1607-1754)

  • Spanish, French, Dutch, and British colonizers
  • New England, Middle, Chesapeake, N. Carolina, Southern colonies
  • British West Indies
  • Indentured servants 
  • Puritans
  • Metacom/King Philip's War
  • Pueblo Revolt
  • Great Awakening
  • Enlightenment
  • Anglicization
  • Mercantilist

APUSH Review - 24 Days Remaining

24 Days Left

I'm going to try to keep up with a review schedule here. Follow along. Basic structure is to study each period for two days (one day on content review, the next on quizzing yourself), then focus on skills for the remaining days.

Review Period 1. Today, quiz yourself using this:

Quiz a friend as well.

PERIOD 1 (1491-1607)

  • American Indian groups: Southwest, Great Basin, Great Plains, Northeast, Mississippi River Valley, Atlantic seaboard, Northwest, California
  • Spanish
  • Encomienda system
  • African slavery
  • Columbian Exchange
  • Joint Stock Companies

Watch a video on a topic on which you could use some additional study from the Period 1 Playlist. (Or, find your own!)

APUSH Review - 25 Days Remaining

25 Days Left

I'm going to try to keep up with a review schedule here. Follow along. Basic structure is to study each period for two days (one day on content review, the next on quizzing yourself), then focus on skills for the remaining days.

Review Period 1. Today, focus on reviewing content and vocab that you don't remember from the list of required knowledge on the APUSH Review page:

PERIOD 1 (1491-1607)

  • American Indian groups: Southwest, Great Basin, Great Plains, Northeast, Mississippi River Valley, Atlantic seaboard, Northwest, California
  • Spanish
  • Encomienda system
  • African slavery
  • Columbian Exchange
  • Joint Stock Companies

Watch the unit review video from the Period 1 Playlist.

Annotated Bibliography Assignment

Here are the sources needed for the APWH annotated bibliography assignment. You will need to consult the HAPPY Analysis page for it. Click on each of the sources below to see them in their full form.

Consult this example of a correctly formatted annotated bibliography.

Prompt:  How did World War I shift perceptions of what it meant to go to war?

"Step Into Your Place"

Parliamentary Recruiting Committee, Great Britain
1915
Published by the British Parliamentary Recruiting Committee before forced conscription went into effect.

Wilson's Speech to Congress: Declare War on Germany (excerpt)

Wilson, Woodrow
April 2, 1917

It is a fearful thing to lead this great peaceful people into war, into the most terrible and disastrous of all wars…But the right is more precious than peace, and we shall fight for things which we have always carried nearest to our hearts --- for democracy; for the right of those who submit to authority to have a voice in their own Governments; for the rights and liberties of small nations; for universal dominion of right by such a concert of free peoples as shall bring peace and safety to

On Shell Shock (excerpt)

Jourdain, F.
1990

This account from regarding trench warfare in World War I comes from British officer F. Jourdain as part of an oral history project from the Imperial War Museum.

Hagia Sophia will become a mosque again

The Hagia Sophia

According to Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Edogan, the Hagia Sophia will not remain a neutral historical site. Instead, it will be converted back into a mosque. This is a pretty important development in world history, should it actually occur. There's a chance it's political maneuvering as elections in Turkey come near, but it's a good reminder that even ancient cathedrals are still living historical artifacts today.

Read the Article on the Art Newspaper >>

APUSH Review Sunday

APUSH Study Sunday, May 5th at 2pm, 2019

Meet up in the auditorium at SoHi for several hours of content and skill review for the AP exam on May 5th at 2pm. The exam is on May 10th at 8am (plan to be at the exam rather early).

AP World: Review is Upon Us

Freeman-pedia.com

Freeman-pedia is a phenomenal resource that I cite all over my website. I highly encourage you to start following his blog, which is a daily review queue with videos, concepts, vocab, maps, and any number of other things that you can use in the countdown to the test.