Schedule – MN History – Fall 18

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Quizzes close on Sunday night at 8 p.m. Discussion and all assignments are due by Friday at 8 p.m.

Week 1, August 27 – 31: History Bootcamp I

Read, View, or Play:

Do: Take the Self Assesment to help me understand you better as a learner.
Quiz: Syllabus quiz online.
Do: Week 1 Response Document

Week 2, September 3 – 8: History Bootcamp II

Read, View, or Play: You will need your Star ID to log in to our Library Databases for these readings.

Do: Week 2 Assignment: Introduction to Historical GIS
– Coming Into America questions
Quiz: Week readings (Quiz opens Friday at noon until Monday at 8 pm)
Do: Week 2 Response Document

Week 3, September 10 – 14:

Read, View, or Play :

  • Peck, Jane. “Dakota, Ho-Chunk, and French Indigenous Communities Between St. Paul and Prairie du Chien, ca. 1300–1865.” MNopedia, Minnesota Historical Society.Link (accessed August 21, 2018).

  • Peacock, Thomas. “The Ojibwe: Our Historical Role in Influencing Contemporary Minnesota.” MNopedia, Minnesota Historical Society. Link (accessed August 21, 2018).

  • Ehrenhalt, Lizzie. “Grand Portage (Gichi Onigamiing).” MNopedia, Minnesota Historical Society. Link (accessed August 21, 2018).

Do:Week 3Assignment: Map Analysis
Readings worksheet
Quiz: Week 4 readings (Quiz opens Friday at noon until Monday at 8 pm)
Do: Week 3 Response Document

Week 4, September 17 – 21

Read, View, or Play:

Quiz: Week 5 readings (Quiz opens Friday at noon until Monday at 8 pm)
Do: Week 4 Response Document
Do: Week 4 Assignment: Pictures

Week 5, September 24 – 28

Read, View, or Play:

Quiz: Week 6 readings (Quiz opens Friday at noon until Monday at 8 pm)
Do: Week 5 Response Document
Do: Assignment

Week 6, October 1 – 5

Read, View, or Play:

  • Ehrenhalt, Lizzie. “Trial of Joseph Israel / Lucy Ann Lobdell.” MNopedia, Minnesota Historical Society.[Article and pictures] (accessed August 20, 2018).
  • Johnson, Frederick. “Muus v. Muus.” MNopedia, Minnesota Historical Society. (accessed August 20, 2018). Article and pictures.

  • Eliza Winston and the Politics of Freedom (http://collections.mnhs.org/MNHistoryMagazine/articles/57/v57i03p106-122.pdf)

Quiz: Week 7 readings (Quiz opens Friday at noon until Monday at 8 pm)
Do: Week 6 Response Document
Do:Bernt Muus Background Check

Week 7, October 8 – 12

Read, View, or Play:

Quiz: Week 8 readings (Quiz opens Friday at noon until Monday at 8 pm)
Do: Week 7 Response Document
Do: U.S. Dakot War Timeline
U.S. Dakota War Prewriting

Week 8, October 15 – 19 ### — Note: due dates as usual

Read, View, or Play:
Bring Warm Clothes, pages 83-95.

Quiz: Week 9 readings (Quiz opens Friday at noon until Monday at 8 pm)
Do: Week 8 Response Document
Do: Assignment: Civil War Letter

Week 9, October 22 – 26

Read, View, or Play:
“The Trial of the Duluth Lynchers” Accessed 2018-08-20

  • Burnside, Tina. “African Americans in Minnesota.” MNopedia, Minnesota Historical Society. http://www.mnopedia.org/african-americans-minnesota (accessed August 20, 2018)

Quiz: Week 10 readings (Quiz opens Friday at noon until Monday at 8 pm)
Do: Week 9 Response Document
Do: [Assignment]: Assignment available two weeks before due date.

Week 10, October 29 – November 2

Read, View, or Play:

Quiz: Week 11 readings (Quiz opens Friday at noon until Monday at 8 pm)
Do: Week 10 response documents
Do: [Assignment]: Assignment available two weeks before due date.

Week 11, November 5 – 9

Read, View, or Play:

  • Lajimodiere, Dr. Denise K. . “Native American Boarding Schools.” MNopedia, Minnesota Historical Society. Article (accessed August 20, 2018).

  • Nelson, Paul. “State Reform School, St. Paul.” MNopedia, Minnesota Historical Society. Article (accessed August 21, 2018).

  • Minnesota Historical Society Maria Sanford (accessed August 21, 2018).

Quiz: Week 12 readings (Quiz opens Friday at noon until Monday at 8 pm)
Do: Week 11 Response Document
Do: [Assignment]: Assignment available two weeks before due date.

Week 12, November 12 – 16

Read, View, or Play:

  • Cartwright, R. L.. “Farmers’ Institutes, 1880s–1920s.” MNopedia, Minnesota Historical Society. http://www.mnopedia.org/group/farmers-institutes-1880s-1920s (accessed August 21, 2018).

  • Huber, Molly. “Traveling Libraries.” MNopedia, Minnesota Historical Society. http://www.mnopedia.org/thing/traveling-libraries (accessed August 21, 2018).

  • Bring Warm Clothes, pages 271-277

Quiz: Week 13 readings (Quiz opens Friday at noon until Monday at 8 pm)
Do: Week 12 Response Document
Do: [Assignment ]: Assignment available two weeks before due date.

  • Weber, Laura. “Talmud Torah, St. Paul.” MNopedia, Minnesota Historical Society. http://www.mnopedia.org/group/talmud-torah-st-paul (accessed August 21, 2018).
  • Watch videos about Bohemain Flats:

Week 13, November 19 – 23 ### — Note: usual due dates.

Read, View, or Play:

Quiz: Week 14 readings (Quiz opens Friday at noon until Monday at 8 pm)
Do: Week 13 Response Document
Do:[Assignment]: Assignment available two weeks before due date.

Week 14, November 26 – 30

Read, View, or Play:

  • Lee, Mai Na M. . “Hmong and Hmong Americans in Minnesota.” MNopedia, Minnesota Historical Society. http://www.mnopedia.org/hmong-and-hmong-americans-minnesota (accessed August 28, 2018).

  • Wilhide, Anduin. “Somali and Somali American Experiences in Minnesota.” MNopedia, Minnesota Historical Society. http://www.mnopedia.org/somali-and-somali-american-experiences-minnesota (accessed August 28, 2018).

Quiz: No quiz
Do: Week 14 Response Document
Do: [Assignment]: Assignment available two weeks before due date.

Week 15, November 26 – 30, Final Exhibit I

Read, View, or Play: Video Introduction to Omeka

Quiz: No Quiz
Do: Week 15 Response Document
Do: [Assignment]: Assignment available two weeks before due date.

Week 16, December 3 – 7, Final Exhibit II

Read, View, or Play:

Course Evaluation:
Do: Week 16 Response Document
Do: Assignment available two weeks before due date.

Week 17 (Finals), December 17 – 21

Do: [Final Exhibit Assignment]: Assignment available two weeks before due date.