In order to make your thesis more specific and concise, try to categorize the topics you will be covering in your paper. Consider the following categories when composing your thesis.
Measure of Equality (Categories)
Sample Thesis: Since the 1960s, Native Americans have attained legal equality through the passage of laws against discrimination in hiring, but have yet to acquire social equality in terms of access to higher education and representation in leadership positions in national politics.
- Jobs: Hiring; discrimination; income, leadership/management positions
- Incidents of violence; arrests
- Education: diversity in higher education (college); access to resources in traditionally lower socio-economic school districts
- Politics: leaderships roles
TurnItIn.com Class ID and Password
The following is the log-in information (Class ID and Password) for your respective classes on turnitin.com:
Period 1: ID (8440586) Password (Bacon)
Period 2: ID (9804504) Password (Bacon)
Period 4: ID (9804510) Password (Bacon)
Period 6: ID (9804511) Password (Bacon)
Don't forget to enroll in your proper class and submit a "dummy/test" assignment.
Imperialism Study Guide
I have provided you with a short, optional study guide for the quiz we will be having on Imperialism on Monday, November 10, 2014. If you lost your copy from class, there is an extra copy available in the Unit 3 Folder in the Class Files section below.
Unit 1 (Industrialization) Notebook Check and Vocabulary
Your first binder check of the year will occur on Monday, September 29,, 2014. Please have your completed Title Page, color-coded Table of Contents, completed calendars, Unit Cover Page (Industrialization), and all your papers from the unit glued in chronological order. DO NOT FORGET: (1) highlight the titles of each assignment using your chosen colors; and (2) include 5 additional pictures throughout the unit WITH CAPTIONS.
Your Unit 1 Vocabulary is also due the day of the notebook check. WORD, DEFINITION, AND PICTURE!
If you have questions about the notebook or what to include in the cover pages, please see me or the notebook directions paper that I distributed and discussed during the first week of school.
Welcome to Ms. Bacon's U.S. History Class Page! Here you will find Class announcements, some class files, and HW assignments updated on a daily basis. I look forward to a wonderful, productive year with all of you! :)