Archive for May 4th, 2012

Court cases review

I would like to go over these with you briefly on Monday, if you get the chance. Attached is a pdf of major court decisions in general:Court cases review 08

Then here is a review of major court decisions dealing with women’s rights, which you can use for the above activity as well for general review: https://www.aclu.org/files/interactive/womensrights_scotus_0303a.html

And of course, a reminder of this site: http://www.oyez.com/ for all your archive needs about the Supreme Court….

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Map Madness!!!

These maps are interactive! And kind of cute…

America 1492-1700: http://www.eduplace.com/kids/socsci/books/applications/imaps/maps/g5s_u2/index.html

Pilgrims’ Journey: http://www.eduplace.com/kids/socsci/books/applications/imaps/maps/g1_u4/index.html

Triangular trade: http://www.eduplace.com/kids/socsci/books/applications/imaps/maps/g5s_u3/index.html

Revolutionary War Battles: http://www.eduplace.com/kids/socsci/books/applications/imaps/maps/g5s_u4/index.html

Westward Expansion: http://www.eduplace.com/kids/socsci/books/applications/imaps/maps/g5s_u5/index.html

Trails West: http://www.eduplace.com/kids/socsci/books/applications/imaps/maps/g3_u3/index.html

Underground Railroad: http://eduplace.com/kids/socsci/books/applications/imaps/maps/g5s_u6/index.html

Admission of States to the Union through 1920 (Lower 48 states): http://www.eduplace.com/kids/socsci/books/applications/imaps/maps/g52_u5/index.html

Audiovisual review

This goes along with our textbook: http://college.cengage.com/history/lecturepoints/index.html

Mr. Wallace is our friend! Here is his video review for chapters 2-5, pt 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xAo1tdZdsz8 I have linked several others of his lectures in the Audiovisual category. Plus you can search for his name within youtube.