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52 West Main Street
Washingtonville, NY 10992

Phone: 845.497.4000
Fax: 845.497.4030
Global History and Geography II
Welcome to Global History and Geography II. This year your child will be completing the Global History course they began in ninth grade. This course covers all areas except Australia, Canada and the United States. No other course covers so much information in so little time.

Your child will study the history of all the major regions of the world since the 17th century including:
  1. Scientific Revolution
  2. The Enlightenment
  3. The French Revolution
  4. Latin American Revolutions
  5. The Industrial Revolution
  6. Imperialism
  7. Nationalism
  8. WWI
  9. The Russian Revolution
  10. Nationalism Between the Wars
  11. WWII
  12. The Cold War
  13. The Chinese Communist Revolution
  14. The Collapse of Imperialism
  15. The Middle East
  16. The Collapse of Communism
  17. Latin America in the 20th and 21st Century
  18. The World Today
Additionally, were will have one to two weeks of review in preparation for the Global History Regents Exam in June. This transitional exam covers material from only the tenth grade Global course.
Homework for the Week

*Assignments may be revised if school is delayed or cancelled.*

Updated 4/11/18


The WWII take home essay is due 4/12 (B) or 4/13 (G). A copy of the directions is on Google Classroom and has been handed out.  It must include five paragraphs and be handwritten. Attach the direction and rubric sheet to your finished essay. Include lots of details and analysis and only one sentence on the holocaust.
The World War II multiple choice quiz is available on Castle Learning from April 14 until midnight of April 15th. You must complete the quiz, in one sitting and you have 3 minutes to answer each question. You cannot change an answer once you enter submit or retake the quiz.

If you are not able to take the test at that time or don't have computer access you will need to stay after school on Friday, 4/13, or Tuesday-Thursday 4/17-4/19. If you don't take the test within that time your grade will be a "zero".

Powerpoint notes we took in class have been uploaded to Google Classroom for you review.  Study the Totalitarian and Great Depression, WWII Pt. I and II packets and the WWII Events 5Ws chart.   Optional extra credit review sheet is on the last page of the WWII Pt. II packet and is due on 4/16 (B) or 4/17 (G).
Cold War
Military Alliance, and Map Exercise and Chapter 29 Guided Reading and Review (last pages in CW packet are due 4/16 (B) or 4/17 (G).
Cold War Events Chart and Timeline due TBD week of April 16.  
Cold War Quiz on Packet Pt. I and CW Events charts on TBD week of April 16. 
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