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Class Schedule  

1st Period:  English III/US History  2nd Period:  English III/US History  3rd Period:  English III/US History

Course Calendar

Tennessee State Standards for US History

Tennessee State Standards for English III

  1. The Colonial Period

    1. Historical Component:

      1. Jamestown

      2. The Middle Colonies

      3. The Southern Colonies

      4. VFL (Vocabulary Football League) [All Units]

    2. Literary Component:

      1. The Crucible

  2. The Revolutionary War

    1. Historical Component:

      1. The French and Indian War

      2. Thomas Jefferson and the Declaration of Independence

      3. Causes of the Revolutionary War

      4. Battles of the Revolutionary War

      5. Articles of Confederation

    2. Literary Component:

      1. Boston Massacre Primary Source

      2. Federalist Papers

      3. Rip Van Winkle

      4. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

  3. Early America

    1. Historical Component:

      1. Washington/Adams Presidency

      2. America’s First Political Parties

      3. Thomas Jefferson

      4. War of 1812

      5. Andrew Jackson

      6. Transcendentalism

      7. Sectionalism

    2. Literary Component:

      1. Alien and Sedition Acts

      2. Early Supreme Court Cases

      3. Monroe Doctrine

      4. Early America Tabloid Project

  4. Civil War

    1. Historical Component:

      1. Civil War Battles

      2. Age of Reconstruction

    2. Literary Component:

      1. Lincoln’s Inaugural Address

      2. Civil War Webquest

      3. Emancipation Proclamation

      4. Gettysburg Address

  5. The Gilded Age

    1. Historical Component:

      1. Gilded Age Robber Barons

      2. The Progressive Era

      3. Imperialism

      4. Spanish American War

      5. Edgar Allan Poe Background Information

    2. Literary Component:

      1. Industrial Revolution Effects Article

      2. Andrew Carnegie Bio

      3. Gilded Age Dinner Party Project

      4. Progressive Newspaper Project

      5. The Pit and the Pendulum

      6. Berenice

      7. The Masque of the Red Death

      8. The Fall of the House of Usher

  6. World War I

    1. Historical Component:

      1. World War I Overview

      2. Trench Warfare

      3. Propaganda

    2. Literary Component:

      1. Wilson’s Appeal for Neutrality

      2. German/American Loyalty Speeches

      3. Treaty of Versailles

      4. Wilson’s 14 Points

  7. The Roaring Twenties

    1. Historical Component:

      1. Prohibition

      2. Flappers

      3. The Rise of the Automobile

      4. Credit

      5. The Harlem Renaissance

    2. Literary Component:

      1. The Great Gatsby

  8. The Great Depression

    1. Historical Component:

      1. Causes of the Great Depression

      2. The New Deal

    2. Literary Component:

      1. Stock Market Project

      2. Letter from a Dustbowl Survivor

      3. FDR’s Fireside Chats

      4. Huey Long’s Opposition to the New Deal

  9. World War II

    1. Historical Component:

      1. The Rise of Militarism/Fascism

      2. The Rise of the Allies

      3. The Battles of WWII

      4. The American Homefront

      5. The Holocaust/Japanese Internment Camps

    2. Literary Component:

      1. Analyzing Hitler’s Speeches

      2. Political Cartoon Analysis

      3. Internment Camp Primary Sources

      4. Truman’s Diary Entry on the Atomic Bomb

  10. The Cold War

    1. Historical Component:

      1. Cold War Timeline

      2. Cold War Policies

      3. Communism and the Red Scare

      4. Kennedy’s Presidency

      5. Containment

      6. Reagan and the Collapse of the Soviet Union

    2. Literary Component:

      1. The Marshall Plan

      2. Uncle Wiggle Story

      3. Vietnam Soldier’s Letter

      4. Rocky IV/Cold War Essay

  11. The Civil Rights Movement

    1. Historical Component:

      1. Civil Rights Movement Overview

      2. Selma

    2. Literary Component:

      1. Go Set a Watchman

  12. Modern America

    1. Historical Component:

      1. Middle East Conflicts

      2. 9/11

    2. Literary Component:

      1. News Reports of 9/11

      2. Comparison Essay of the War against Terrorism with previous American wars