Mrs. Lashbrook's Class
Trimester 2

World History B
  12:05-1:05 5th hour

English 10B
  1:10-2:10 6th hour
Conference Period
   10:35-11:35 4th hour
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World History B-Trimester 2
Welcome
A quick run down of what we are covering in World B is as follows:

  • Industrial Revolution
  • Growth of Nationalism and Nation-states
  • East Asia (Imperialism)
  • Twentieth Century Genocide
  • World War I
  • Inter-War Period
  • World War II
  • Russian Revolution
  • Europe and the Rise of Fascism and Totalitarian States


Below are links to notes from class and various powerpoints:

*Chapters 21-25 study guide        *WWI key terms and people
*Imperialism in India notes            *WWI Map Assignment
*Imperialism in India Ppt                *Marching Toward War Ppt
*Scramble for Africa notes             *Marching Toward War notes
*Scramble for Africa Ppt                * Europe Plunges into War Ppt
*Chapter 24 Guided Reading        *Europe plunges into War notes
*Global Conflict Ppt                        *Flawed Peace Ppt
*WWI test study guide

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English 10B Trimester 2
Welcome!
A quick run down of what we are covering in 10B is as follows:
  • Elements of nonfiction
  • Elements of persuasion
  • ACT writing structure
  • ACT English and Reading practice/preparation
  • Grammar
  • Independent reading-there is a link to our blog under Useful Links from this page!!!
We will be blogging about our independent reading books at least once a week-you will have access to a computer in class for at least 10 minutes and at least once a week.

We will be completing an school Opinion-Editorial style newsletter for distribution throughout the school in concurrence with all other English 10B classes. We will also be  completing a more nationalistic op-ed and submitting it to a major newspaper for publication consideration.

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English 10A Trimester 1

Welcome
A quick run down of what we are covering in 10A is as follows:
-Elements of Fiction
-Short Stories ("On Rainy River," "The Weapon," "The Fan Club," "The Whole Town's Sleeping" from Dandelion Wine, and "Four O'clock."
-Writing an original short story
-Reading novel Animal Farm
-Elements of Poetry
-Read and analyze various poems
-Write a literary analysis
-Essay Architect
-Free read 2 novels
-Grammar related content


Russian Revolution/Animal Farm Power Point
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World History 

Welcome
A quick run down of what we are covering in world A is as follows:
-World Religions
-Spread and influence of Christianity and Islam
-The Middle Ages
-Renaissance and Reformation
-Rise and Fall of Monarchs of Europe


Below are links to notes from class and various powerpoints:

World Religions Notes                     Islam Power Point
Charlemagne's Empire ppt            Medieval Society         
  The Renaissance                   The Reformation