WK 15: Imperialism and Nation-State Formation

Unit 5: Industrialization and Global Integration c. 1750 – 1900: The ‘Modern’ Era

*The Modern Era Key Concept Packet*

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Modern Era KC 2: Imperialism and Nation-State Formation. As states industrialized, they also expanded existing overseas empires and established new colonies and transoceanic relationships.

  • Selected Documents Concerning Imperialism
  • Map: Napoleon’s empire in 1812 – Bentley pg. 794
  • Map: Westward expansion of the U.S. in the 19th cent. pg. 850
  • Map: The Dominion of Canada in the 19th Century – pg. 855
  • Map: The Russian empire from 1801 thru 1914 – Bentley pg. 888

  • Map: Imperialism in Asia c. 1914 – Bentley pg. 918

WK 14: Industrialization and Global Capitalism

Unit 5: Industrialization and Global Integration c. 1750 – 1900: The ‘Modern’ Era

*The Modern Era Key Concept Packet*

  • The Day before Thanksgiving Break, we will sign up for our regionally-specific groups and identify which primary source documents from your region you will read w’ your group (use this link).
  • Thanksgiving Break HW: simply print out your regionally-specific chapter outline and primary source documents (see links above).  That’s it!
  • Due Friday, Dec. 6: Regional Chapter Outline & annotations of primary sources.
  • Due to the chronologically disjointed nature of this Unit, there is no homework over the Dec. 7-8 weekend.

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Weeks 12 & 13: Early Modern State Consolidation and Imperial Expansion

Early Modern KC 3: State Consolidation and Imperial Expansion.  Empires expanded around the world, presenting new challenges in the incorporation of diverse populations and in the effective administration of new coerced labor systems.

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WK 11: New Forms of Social Organization & Modes of Production

Unit 4 c. 1450 – 1750: The Early Modern Era of Global Interaction

* Early Modern Era Key Concept Packet*

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Early Modern KC 2: New Forms of Social Organization and Modes of Production. Although the world’s productive systems continued to be heavily centered on agriculture, major changes occurred in agricultural labor, the systems and locations of manufacturing, gender and social structures, and environmental processes. 

WK 10: Globalizing Networks of Communication & Exchange

Unit 4 c. 1450 – 1750: The Early Modern Era of Global Interaction

* Early Modern Era Key Concept Packet*

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Early Modern KC1: Globalizing Networks of Communication and Exchange.  The interconnection of the Eastern and Western Hemispheres, made possible by transoceanic voyaging, transformed trade and religion and had a significant economic, cultural, social, and demographic impact on the world.

                  

WK 9: Increased Economic Productivity and Consequences

*The Post-Classical Era Key Concept HW Packet*

Here’s the Regionally-Specific Group Presentation SKELETON;  Your regionally-specific groups; keeping class- and homework organized w’ our AP World Binders.

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Post-Classical KC 3: Increased Economic Productive Capacity and its Consequences.  Changes in trade networks resulted from and stimulated increasing productive capacity, with important implications for social and gender structures and environmental processes.

WK 8: Continuity and Innovation of States and Their Interactions in the Post-Classical Era

*The Post-Classical Era Key Concept HW Packet*

Here’s the Regionally-Specific Group Presentation SKELETON;  Your regionally-specific groups; keeping class- and homework organized w’ our AP World Binders.

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Post-Classical KC 2: Continuity and Innovation of State Forms and Their Interactions.  State formation and development demonstrated continuity, innovation, and diversity in various regions.

Post-Classical Europe:

WK 7: Intensification and Expansion of Communication and Exchange Networks

Regional and Inter-regional Interactions c. 600 C.E. to c. 1450: The Post-Classical Era

*The Post-Classical Era Key Concept HW Packet*

Work this week:

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Post-Classical KC 1: Expansion and Intensification of Communication and Exchange Networks.  A deepening and widening of networks of human interaction within and across regions contributed to cultural, technological, and biological diffusion within and between various societies.

Classical and Post-Classical Era Document-Based Questions (DBQs):

WK 6: Emergence of Trans-regional Networks of Communication and Exchange

Work This Week:

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Classical KC 3: Emergence of Transregional Networks of Communication and Exchange.  With the organization of large-scale empires, trans-regional trade intensified, leading to the creation of extensive networks of commercial and cultural exchange.

WK5: The Development of Classical States and Empires

HOMEWORK:

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Classical KC 2: The Development of States and Empires.  As the early states and empires grew in number, size, and population, they frequently competed for resources and came into conflict with one another.