This week our AP US History classes will study
the Great Depression (President Herbert
Hoover, left) and the New Deal.  Our AP Psy-
chology classes will complete their study of
Chapter 13, Psychotherapy and, at week's end,
will take their test over Chapter 13.  Our AP US
Government and Politics class will complete its
study of the federal court system and will begin
studying Chapters 15-16, which cover our
rights and liberties as Americans.
Info on our AP U. S. History text
Info on our AP Psychology  text
A.P. U. S. History     A. P.  Psychology
A. P. U. S. Gov & Pol
For bonus points, students may research
any topic we are studying that wee
k from
the links included on these pages and then
summarize them in a paragraph.
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Columbia College: Political
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Related Links:
Social studies students should remain cognizant of current
events.  Below are links to some online news sources to assist in
your research:
Modesto Bee; MSN; CNN; Time; U. S. News and
World Report; New York Times; Washington Post, The Wall Street
Journal, Psychology Today and
Parents: if you would like to
review the California State
Educational Standards for 11th
grade Social Studies, click here.   
Click here to view released
questions from previous state
Click here to view a great Ellis
Island website where you might
trace some of your roots.
"Those who cannot remember the past
are condemned to repeat it."
George Santayana, 1905
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A. P. U. S. History: Fri: B: 678-685; Tue: PHIA for Unit 8 (p. 15 of the
syllabus); Wed: B: 685-689 and D: 351-358; Thu: B: 707-715

A. P. Psychology: Fri: study for Ch. 13 Vocabulary Quiz on Mon;
Mon: complete Ch. 13; Thu: Study for Ch. 13 test on Fri; Fri: 5650574
and Ch 14 Vocabulary (due Tue);

A. P. Government and Politics: Fri: 458-476; Tue: 481-488; Thu:
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A. P. U. S.  History: On Monday we shall complete our study of  
Chapter 24, the Roaring 20s
, and begin our study of the causes of
the Great Depression.  We shall continue that study through
Wednesday and on Thursday and Friday we shall study the New
Deal of President Franklin Roosevelt.

A. P. Psychology:  On Monday through Thursday we shall complete
our study of psychotherapy culminating on Friday with the Chapter
13 test.

A. P. U. S. Government and Politics: On Monday through Wednesday
we shall study the federal court system, Chapter 14.  On Thursday
and Friday we shall begin our study of Chapters 15-16, our rights
and liberties under the Constitution.
"The end of all education should
surely be service to others."
Cesar Chavez
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