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Ms. Frutschy

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  1. Critical Analysis
    1. Read these two journal articles

                                                              i.      James H. Merrel. “The Indians' New World: The Catawba Experience.” The William and Mary Quarterly, Third Series, Vol. 41, No. 4 (Oct., 1984), pp. 537-565.

                                                            ii.      Edmund S. Morgan. “The Labor Problem at Jamestown, 1607-18.” The American Historical Review, Vol. 76, No. 3 (Jun., 1971), pp. 595-611.

    1. Watch Walt Disney’s Pocahontas
    2. TYPE a 5-paragraph essay comparing the film to the information you learned from the readings. Please cite information from the articles as appropriate.
    3. This will be submitted via on August 11th.
  1. Unit One
    1. The American Pageant – chapters 1 &2

                                                              i.      Read carefully (including special sections and captions)

                                                            ii.      Fully complete the packets for Ch. 1 & Ch. 2

                                                          iii.      For each term, include of the pertinent information – especially how the term helps to tell the story of American history

    1. A Peoples History of the United States by Howard Zinn – chapters 1 & 2 
    2. Information from this reading and the article will be included on the Unit One Exam during the first week of school.
  1. Prepare for Map Test – United States (states, bodies of water, & mountains)
  2. Prepare for Presidents Test – memorize U.S. Presidents  (in order)