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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Library website

Columbia College: Political
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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: Weekend: complete Chapter 14; Mon & Tue:
study for final; Break: B: 409-416 & D: 244-251

A. P. Psychology: Weekend: complete Chapter 8; Mon & Tue: study
for final; Break: 336-353 and there will be a Chapter 8 vocabulary
quiz the Friday of the first week of the spring semester

A. P. Government and Politics: Weekend: finish Ch. 6; Mon and Tue:
study for final; Break: 198-207 abd Ch. 7 vocabulary, due Thursday
of the first week of the spring semester
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A. P. U. S.  History: On Monday we shall complete our study of the
Civil War.  On Tuesday we shall review for Wednesday's final exam.

A. P. Psychology:  On Monday we shall continue our study of
motivaiton.  On Tuesday we shall play Jeopardy to review for
Thursday's/Friday's final examination.

A. P. U. S. Government and Politics: On Monday we shall complete
our study of how the media influences U. S. government and
politics.  On Tuesday we shall play Jeopardy to prepare for Friday's
This final week of the fall semester each of our
classes will complete their current chapters:
US History--the Civil War; Psychology--
Motivation; and Government--the media--on
Monday.  On Tuesday each class will review for
final exams by playing computer Jeopardy
(Alex Trebec, left).  On Wednesday both AP US
History classes will take their final; on
Thursday our 4th period AP Psychology class
will take its final; and on Friday our 5th period
AP Psycholgy class and our AP US
Government and Politics class will take its final.
Merry Christmas to one and all.
"The end of all education should
surely be service to others."
Cesar Chavez
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