February 12, 2009 What should be required of students before they graduate high school? Should they have to do some commun...
Homework <ul><li>How is Anti Semitism different from Racism? Complete a Venn diagram.  </li></ul><ul><li>Note: revised due...
On this date in 1909 <ul><li>The NAACP was founded </li></ul><ul><li>One of the founders was W.E.B. Du Bois </li></ul><ul>...
Black History Month Project <ul><li>Paper </li></ul><ul><li>2 pages minimum 10% </li></ul><ul><li>Complete sentences 10% <...
Anti Semitism <ul><li>The hatred of Jewish people </li></ul><ul><li>Jews were segregated and discriminated against for mos...
Zionism <ul><li>A movement to get a Jewish state established </li></ul><ul><li>A reaction to the many pogroms in Europe in...
Pogrom <ul><li>Organized violence and oppression against Jews </li></ul><ul><li>Entire Jewish neighborhoods were destroyed...
The Dreyfus Affair <ul><li>A Jewish French army officer </li></ul><ul><li>Falsely accused of espionage by the French  </li...
Devils Island <ul><li>The French prison island </li></ul><ul><li>Off the coast of South America </li></ul><ul><li>Conditio...
Queen Victoria <ul><li>Ruled Great Britain from 1837 to 1901 </li></ul><ul><li>Actually of German ancestry </li></ul><ul><...
Classwork <ul><li>Skillbuilder p. 748, Main idea 3, 4, 5 p. 750   </li></ul>
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  1. 1. February 12, 2009 What should be required of students before they graduate high school? Should they have to do some community service? Take a foreign language? Pass a life skills test? What would you require of a student before you gave them a diploma?
  2. 2. Homework <ul><li>How is Anti Semitism different from Racism? Complete a Venn diagram. </li></ul><ul><li>Note: revised due date for Black history month project: Friday the 20th </li></ul>
  3. 3. On this date in 1909 <ul><li>The NAACP was founded </li></ul><ul><li>One of the founders was W.E.B. Du Bois </li></ul><ul><li>Their legal defense fund brought the Brown V Board of Education suit that ended school desegregation </li></ul>
  4. 4. Black History Month Project <ul><li>Paper </li></ul><ul><li>2 pages minimum 10% </li></ul><ul><li>Complete sentences 10% </li></ul><ul><li>Spelling counts 10% </li></ul><ul><li>Grammar counts 10% </li></ul><ul><li>Have a Thesis Statement 10% </li></ul><ul><li>Have at least 10 facts about your topic 5% each </li></ul><ul><li>Poster </li></ul><ul><li>Minimum 3 pictures </li></ul><ul><li>Minimum 5 facts </li></ul><ul><li>Minimum 10 facts and pictures combined </li></ul><ul><li>Neat </li></ul><ul><li>Accurate </li></ul><ul><li>Readable </li></ul>
  5. 5. Anti Semitism <ul><li>The hatred of Jewish people </li></ul><ul><li>Jews were segregated and discriminated against for most of history </li></ul><ul><li>The first ghettos were places where Jews were forced to live </li></ul><ul><li>” Germans! Defend yourselves! Don’t buy from Jews!” </li></ul>
  6. 6. Zionism <ul><li>A movement to get a Jewish state established </li></ul><ul><li>A reaction to the many pogroms in Europe in the 19 th century </li></ul><ul><li>Pogrom = organized oppression of Jews </li></ul>
  7. 7. Pogrom <ul><li>Organized violence and oppression against Jews </li></ul><ul><li>Entire Jewish neighborhoods were destroyed </li></ul><ul><li>Drove many Jews to emigrate to places like the United States </li></ul>
  8. 8. The Dreyfus Affair <ul><li>A Jewish French army officer </li></ul><ul><li>Falsely accused of espionage by the French </li></ul><ul><li>Imprisoned on Devils Island </li></ul>
  9. 9. Devils Island <ul><li>The French prison island </li></ul><ul><li>Off the coast of South America </li></ul><ul><li>Conditions there were very bad </li></ul><ul><li>Closed in 1952 </li></ul>
  10. 10. Queen Victoria <ul><li>Ruled Great Britain from 1837 to 1901 </li></ul><ul><li>Actually of German ancestry </li></ul><ul><li>The term “Victorian” comes from her </li></ul><ul><li>Powerful symbolic head of the British Empire </li></ul>
  11. 11. Classwork <ul><li>Skillbuilder p. 748, Main idea 3, 4, 5 p. 750 </li></ul>
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