Point Loma High School

First Semester APUSH

 
Hello and Welcome to APUSH at PLHS.
First things first: 
Please follow this link to register for the New College Board "AP Classroom"  APUSH Student Resources account: (THIS IS MANDATORY) 
Also see last document below for instructions if you need it.
Period 1 Code:  92GQ22
Period 2: Code  DP7KAW
 
 
See below for Student To Student Letters of advice on how to be successful in Mr. McElhaney's Classes
 
 
 
 
To access Brinkley American History Connecting with the Past
Please click this link and register online: http://connect.mheducation.com/class/p-mcelhaney-aphist
Use this code when registering for the online resources: 

 

 

Here are your student access codes for the 2017-2018 school year:
ONboard: WGSI-8QLU-5R8G-JNQF-DA0P
Connect: SBYU-2M9A-7Z09-EC4W-OTR7
SCOREboard: ZYNU-NABU-WU6A-SKEI-L64S 
 
You can access your textbook online!
 
 Brinkley Web Site: Good for reviewing for tests... Do an online quiz 
 
 Study Guide Text Supplement:
 AMSCO Publishing, United States History- Preparing for the Advanced Placement Examination,
 
See Syllabus 2017-18 below:
 
Here's a short video and other stuff that will help with the NEW APUSH TEST FORMAT
 
New Link for videos on all parts of American History:
 
 
Watch history discussions on C-SPAN History (totally interesting)
 
 
New Link to John Marshall's Biography:
Link to American Experience Podcasts: These are cool:
New Links:
Podcast-Podcast-Podcast- Nationally Known Historians give lectures: (Can you handle the truth?)
Presidential Timeline- with some video and audio
 
 
 
 
Federalists:
Anti-Federalists:
 
 
Link to pictures of American Revolution:
 

Disclaimer
Whilst every care has been taken in the compilation of this document, and many checks have been carried out, the possibility of an error is always present in a work like this and that must be borne in mind by all users. The author would be glad to be told of any errors detected.
 
Freedom Foundation Applications: Sign up and submit application for Washington D. C. Leadership Conference.
Link to the Supreme Court! (EXCELLENT)
 
 
Civil War Link:
New Link to Images of US History:
GOOD Site for Pictures from UC Davis
 
Good Student Web Page
 
AP Student help line:
 
The Living Room Candidate (good web site, historic Campaign Commericails)

 
Course Content:
Access the College Board Outline to review detailed course content:
 

Supplement Web Resources:
Students should access the following web sites to support their work in AP US History.
 
 
 
 
Students should access and view the video reviews on this web site:
 
 

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