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ELEVENTH GRADE ON-LEVEL

European Enlightenment 1650-1725

KEY TERMS

Protestant Reformation, Indulgences, Popes and their power, St. Peter's Basilica, Diet of Worms, Bible written only in Latin, Purgatory, Martin Luther, 95 Thesis, Direct Relationship with God, Translation of Bible into vernacular, Henry VIII, John Calvin, Huguenots , Edict of Nantes, Council of Trent, Counter Reformation, Catholic vs. Protestant, Religious wars, Idolatry

Iconoclastic Riots, Roman Inquisition, Forbidden Books, Heresy, The Seven Sacraments 

PHILOSOPHERS

Francis Bacon,Thomas Hobbes, Rene Descartes, John Locke, Baron Montesquieu, Voltaire, David Hume, Jean Jacques, Rousseau, Denis Diderot, Immanuel Kant, Cesare Beccaria, Adam Smith

Early American Writing 1600-1700

NATIVE AMERICAN

World on the Turtle's Back

The Coyote and the Buffalo

from Native American Perspectives

  • Prophecies of Our Grandparents
  • The Arrival of the White Men
  • A Cheyenne Memory



Coming of the Spanish

from Native American Perspectives (cont.)

  • The Code of Handsome Lake
  • Cruelty at the San Miguel Mission
  • Lecture to Missionary Cram
  • The Coming of the Black Robes
  • Wovoka, the Paiute Messiah


SPANISH

La Relacion

AFRICAN

Life of Olaudah Equiano


PURITAN

General History of Virginia

Of Plymouth Plantation

A Modell for Christian Charity

Starving Times

Devil's Tongue

My Dear and Loving Husband

Speech of Polly Baker

Notes Concerning the Savages

Narrative of Samson Occom

The Crucible Act 1

The Crucible Act 2

The Crucible Act 3

The Crucible Act 4

American Enlightenment (Political Writing) 1700-1800

American Romanticism 1800-1855

ELEVENTH GRADE

from Civil War to Civil Rights

FIRESIDE POETS

Thanatopsis

Chambered Nautilus & Old Ironsides

First Snowfall & Snowbound

Psalm of Life & Tide Falls

TRANSCENDENTALISTS

from Self-Reliance & from Nature

Walden & Civil Disobedience

Woman in the 19th Century

REALISM

Intro to Realism

Civil War History Center

Civil War Trust

Causes of the Civil War

Civil War.com

WALT WHITMAN

I Hear America Singing, Song of Myself, A Noiseless Patient Spider, Beat! Beat! Drums, Ode to Walt Whitman

Bugles and Drums

EMILY DICKINSON

Because I Could Not Stop for Death, Success is Counted Sweetest, Much Madness is Divinest Sense, My Life Close Twice Before Its Close, The Soul Selects Her Own Society, I Heard A Fly Buzz When I Died, My Life Had Stood a Loaded Gun

REALISM OF THE CIVIL WAR

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass-Short Story

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass-The Book

What is Stockholm Syndrome

Chilling Cases of Stockholm Syndrome- An article

Addressing the Stockholm Syndrome in BB- A counter-argument by Emma Watson

Beauty and the Beauty and Stockholm Syndrome

Incidents of a Slave Girl

Django Prezi

KEY PEOPLE OF CIVIL WAR

Robert E. Lee

Abraham Lincoln

Ulysses S. Grant

Jeff Davis

John Wilkes Booth

Gettysburg Address

Voices of the Civil War

NOVEL SELECTION

Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier

RECONSTRUCTION 1865-1877

Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

CIVIL RIGHTS PROTEST LITERATURE

NOVEL SELECTION

Mississippi Blood

Letter from Birmingham Jail 

Gettysburg Address-Lincoln

Getting Past Black and White-Twain

Dusk of Dawn-Du Bois

The United States of Lyncherdom-Twain

Affirmative Action-Shelby Steel

Racism Has His Privileges-Roger Williams

The Tyranny of the Majority-Lani Guinier