This week our AP US History class will study
the Civil War (President Abraham Lincoln, left)
and then begin the review process for the fall
final examination.  Our AP Psychology classes
will continue their study of Chapter 8,
Motivation and Emotion.  Our AP US
Government and Politics classes will study
public opinion.
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.
Click here for the Stanislaus County
Library website

Columbia College: Political
Science 10
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
Click here to use Holt's online atlas
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A. P. U. S. History:  Fri: B: 379-388; Mon: 388-399; Thu: begin
reviewing for the fall final on December 21st.

A. P. Psychology: Wed: 336-353; Thu: begin reviewing for the fall
final (Dec 21 for 4th and Dec 22 for 5th)

A. P. Government and Politics: Fri: Ch. 5 Vocabulary (due Tue) and
; Tue: 143-159
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A. P. U. S.  History:  We shall study of Ch. 14, the Civil War and then
begin reviewing for the fall final examination

A. P. Psychology:  All week long we shall study Chapter 8, Motivation
and Emotion.

A. P. U. S. Government and Politics: This week we shall study
Chapter 5, Public Opinion.
"The end of all education should
surely be service to others."
Cesar Chavez
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