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Everything’s fairly straightforward. You have 55 multiple choice questions that are stimulus-based. With general knowledge about the trends and important events in US History, you should do just fine. 199 more words


Who is Adam Norris, Really?

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the word “Norris”? Most people would probably say the actor Chuck Norris. For many Mamaroneck High School juniors (and seniors), though, they might respond with the name Adam Norris. 1,279 more words

Anxious Apprehension About AP Exams

I’m sorry this post is so late, but I went to go see High School Musical (a school production of it) and it slayed my entire existence. 941 more words

"Pre-Gap Camille wouldn't have reacted like that."

About a week ago I needed to write a final history essay on a chapter from a book I didn’t own, so I borrowed one from a classmate. 1,205 more words

APUSH Unit VI Essay Prep: Civil War, Reconstruction and Beyond (1860s-1900s)

Sorry for the late post guys, but here’s the next round of essay prep.

(1) Compare and contrast the attitudes of TWO of the following toward the wealth that was created in the United States during the late nineteenth century. 2,286 more words


US History EOC Key Terms

U.S. History

EOC Final Exam Review (Georgia Standards)

Key Terms and Concepts

Colonial Period: 1607-1750

1. Virginia Company

2. Tobacco

3. Powhatan

4. House of Burgesses… 747 more words


Cultivating Skepticism: Teaching Students to Distinguish Evidence from Argument

Handing out a reading assignment to my students can be a risky business. As I am the figure of authority in the room (well, maybe I flatter myself), they often take the truth of what I say for granted.  844 more words