Mini-research presentation: Within a group (solo if absent) choose a battle from the American Civil War (will be provided to you if you were absent) and research: 1. How the battle came about. 2. The basics of what happened during the battle. 3. Who won. 4. The number of casualties during the battle (killed, injured, missing). 5. How the overall war was affected (were any leaders removed from power, was an area never attacked again, did any important people die during the battle, were there any major political or strategic changes).
This was started on 12-2-13. It will be presented at the beginning of the following class period. If absent, student will receive the project during the following AC and present it to me during the next AC.

12-4-13 and 12-5-13
Page 432: 1-2 and 4-5 due Thursday 12-5

Writing Prompt 1 - Habeas Corpus 12-5-13

Discussed 12-6-13

Into the West
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sAAPvEfYZFY Part 1
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GCnayRFj-2M Part 2
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q750oxTaBJQ Part 3
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u75tDb5v4DE Part 4
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZdCxTF3o9qs Part 5
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NgkLtkoy2PU Part 6 - Watched 12-9-13 and 12-10-13

12-12 and 12-13
Vertical vs. Horizontal Integration - How would a business control each side? (12-12-13)
Find two philanthropic activities each for the following five "Captains of Industry": Andrew Carnegie, J.P. Morgan, John D. Rockefeller, Cornelius Vanderbilt, and Henry Ford (assigned 12-13-13; due 12-16-13)

12-16 and 12-17

Read and Discussed 12-16
Read and Discussed 12-17