Chapter 26  Resurgence (1981)

Monday:

Read "The Reagan Revolution" section on page 619.  Write a short answer essay (10 sentences minium) describing the type of leadership, policies and attitudes. 

Read "Reaganomics" page 621.  Write a short answer essay (10 sentences minium) describing the type prescription Reagan planned for America's economic woes.

Read "Strom Thurmond: 'Rebel' Politician"  Write a one page essay that describes the  political life of Strom Thurmond.

 

Tuesday:

Read "Reagan Doctrine" page 624.  Write a one page essay describing the Reagan Doctrine including policies in Central America, the Contras, Grenada, Angola, Afghanistan, and Terrorism.

Read "Four More years".  Write a short answer essay (10 sentences minium) describing the landslide election of 1984.

Read "Cold War Thaw" page 627.  Write a short answer essay (10 sentences minium) describing the thawing of the cold war and the rise of perestroika and glasnost.

 

Wednesday:

Read "When the Walls Came Tumbling Down" page 629. Write a short answer essay (10 sentences minium) describing how the iron curtain came tumbling down.  Then write down the description of what happened for each date in 1980  (12 total)

Read "One More for the Gipper" page 630. Write a short answer essay (10 sentences minium) describing the election of 1988.

Read "Bush Battles" page 632.  Write a short answer essay (10 sentences minium) describing the "just cause" of the Panama invasion.

 

Thursday:     

There will be plenty more to write each day and assignments over the weekend if behavior on Wednesday is unacceptable!!!

Here's my Wednesday expectations:

Be in your assigned seat by the time the bell rings at 1:25pm.

No bathroom breaks, trips to the locker or nurse.

Bring your own supplies, paper, pen or pencil.

Read and write from bell to bell.

Do not engage, distract, or talk to your neighbor in any way form or fashion.

Smile and be nice to the teacher or sub.

Mr. Cap

Thursday: 

Define with a 3 sentence description for each of the chapter 26 terms at the end of the chapter.

Answer the Content Questions 1-6 in the chapter 26 "Chapter Review".

 

Friday:  Read "Now We See Through a Glass Darkly" page 636.  Write a one page essay summing up the year in US History.

Answer Application Questions 1-3 in the chapter 26 "Chapter Review".

 

Saturday: 

Homework assignment: Complete by looking up the answers on line at wikipedia.com

Look up each President of the United States (44 total)   Write down the name of each president, date they were born, where they were born, religions affiliation, political party, their vice-president, and date of death.

Sunday:

Homework assignment: Complete by looking up the answers on line at wikipedia.com

List each state in the union by order of admission to the union.  Include year of admission, abbreviation, nickname, area in square miles.

Monday: