Thursday, February 9, 2017

Jared & The Mill: Western Expansion



1.  What elements of romanticism can you identify in this work?
2.  Why do you think these concepts still appeal to Americans today?

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Google Patents Link

Find a patent for a device that improved a steamboat, a lock, a canal, or a railroad/locomotive. The patent has to be from 1800-1850. Save the patent to your drive. This will help you on the next part of the project.

Here is the link to google patents: https://patents.google.com/

Monday, February 6, 2017

Regions andFormation of the United States maps

Here are the links that will help you do your HW. 

The 1st one you already did, but I thought you might like a reference.  The Second one will help you do the regions.  For the cities and geography map just use Google maps or the internet to figure it out. 

-Mr Schwarten

The Formation of the United States (Gaining Ground Map/ Video) 

The American Regions