AP United States History Weekly Schedule
Semester 2
2022

PowerPoint Slides

Period 1-2 (1491-1754)

Period 3 (1754-1800)

Period 4 (1800-1848)

Period 5 (1844-1877)

Period 6 (1865-1898)

Period 7 (1898-1945)


Semester 2

Week 1

01/24-1/30


Read and Take Notes

1. C19 From Crisis to Empire 1865-1914

The Stirrings of Imperialism

War with Spain

The Republic as Empire


2. C21

The "Big Stick" America and the World p. 584-589


Politics

The Depression of the Mid-1890s
The Farmers' Plight
Populism
The Election of 1896
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
The Populist Crusade and Restrictions on African Americans


2. Read Articles 

The United States and the Caribbean 1877-1920

The War Against Spain in the Philippines 1898

The Open Door Policy: the U.S. and China


4. Political Cartoon analysis 1/30


Lecture Outline

The Spanish American War