E-Portfolio: America


This is how your electronic portfolio could be structured.

So könnte das elektronische Kursportfolio organisiert sein.


History

For example with the following subchapters and key terms:

Colonial Era

-Discorery of America (1492)

-Early Settlement

-European Immigration

America´s road to Independence

-French and Indian War

-Sugar Act (1764)

-Stamp Act (1765)

-The Sons of Liberty

-Townshend Acts (1767)

-Boston Massacre (1770)

-Boston Tea Party (1773)

-Coercive Acts (1774)

-First and Second Continental Congress

-Declaration of Independence (1776)

Formation of a Nation

-The Founding Fathers

-Battle of Bunker Hill

-Surrender of Ft. Tecanderoga

-Battle of Saratoga

-Yorktown

-Treaty of Paris (1783)

-Articles of Confederation

-Federalists & Anti Federalists

-The Constitution

-Northwest Ordinance (1785)

-War of 1812

Westward Expansion

-Louisiana Purchase (1803)

-Lewis & Clark Expedition

-Manifest Destiny

-California Goldrush

-Transcontinental Railroad

Civil War

-Missouri Compromise

-Kansas Nebraska Act

-Bloody Kansas

-Abraham Lincoln

-Secession

-Reconstruction Era

Civil Rights Movement

-Montgomery Bus Boycott

Expansionism

World War I

World War II

America´s way to become a superpower

 

 

States&Cities

For example with the following subchapters and key terms:

The ten biggest cities

-New York City

-Los Angeles

-see: The American Census

Historical cities and places

-Boston

-Richmond

National Parks

-Yellowstone

Regions of the United States

-The Northeast

-The South

-The Midwest

-The West

Physical Features

For example with the following subchapters and key terms:

The Appalachian

The Cascades

Great Plains

Hudson Bay

American Way of Life

For example with the following subchapters and key terms:

US-Sports

-American Football

-Basketball

-Baseball

-Ice Hockey

American Holidays

-Holidays and American History

-Martin Luther King Jr. Day

-President´s Day

-Memorial Day

-Independence Day

-Labor Day

-Colombus Day

-Thanksgiving

American Traditions

-St. Patricks Day

-Halloween

American Dream

-Benjamin Franklin

-James Truslow Adams

-Fitzgerald´s Great Gatsby

American Food

-my favourite meals

Art, Music and Films

-Smithsonian (D.C.)

-Hollywood

-Hip Hop Culture

-Country

Red White & Blue

-Star Spangled Banner

-Stars and Stripes

-Patriotic Songs (America the Beautiful, Grand Old Flag etc.)