Weekly Assignments

Joe Asaro

USI & USII Book Link!

Welcome back to Barnstable for the 2019-2020 schoolyear!! I hope that everyone had a fun and relaxing summer & is ready for the upcoming academic year.

For all USI & USII classes this is the link to the book that will be used throughout the year.




US I (Pre-Columbus Era – Reconstruction) Classes Periods 1 & 3

Friday January 10- Outline Due

Tuesday January 14- essay due

Wednesday January 15- 2.3 Test

Essay topic: “Initially, ratification of the Constitution was highly unlikely, and only after a fierce debate did the combination of factors bring about its adoption by the 13 states”.

Assess the validity of this statement with reference to the roles and influence of TWO of the following: Anti- Federalist, The Federalist Papers, and Compromise on the Bill of Rights

Your Essay must be at least 2 pages in length, size 12 font, times new roman, double spaced.

US II (1890’s Imperialism – Modern Era) Classes Periods 2 & 5

Please complete and submit any late for for partial credit. Semester ends January 24th.



Contemporary Issues Period 6

Work on and complete your policy proposition papers. Papers are due Monday January 13th

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