Time Period Notes: This folder contains 380 pages of notes aligned with Time Period #1 [1491 to 1607] to Time Period #8 [1945 to 1980] of the new Advanced Placement United States History curriculum. Each Time Period includes a cover page that presents a visual preview of the 12 individual or groups who will be used to help tell the larger story of the period and an organized presentation of lecture topics [headings and subheadings] designed to serve as an instructional tool to guide student inquiry.
Tabula Rasa Notes [1491-2008] This folder contains a one of a kind product with over a 250 pages of note space with 100 headings and subheadings anchored to the essential elements of the Advanced Placement United States History curriculum. The headings and subheadings for each note page are crafted to succinctly tell the student what to focus on, without offering in-depth analysis of the content. By incorporating hook words and phrases, each heading and subheading provides a generalized frame for the context of the topic being explored.
American Pageant Chapter Notes: This folder contains streamlined notes that include key points for each chapter subheading from The American Pageant (Houghton Mifflin, 13th Edition, 2005).
Archived Talking Points:
This collection of editable Word Documents contains over 300 pages of essential (but not exhaustive) notes on over 20 topics for an AP or Honors U.S. History curriculum. In addition to notes and graphics on the hard copy handouts, you can follow interactive Talking Points complete with embedded links and YouTube videos on my class website