Happening This Week in AP World History: Modern – November 17

Happening This Week in AP World History: Modern – November 17

This week’s sessions discuss skills and content across two time periods: Early Modern (1450-1750) and Modern (1750-1900). Powerful empires expanded overseas and overland in the Early Modern period. Many empires built monumental structures, such as the Blue...
Happening This Week in AP World History: Modern – November 10

Happening This Week in AP World History: Modern – November 10

This week’s sessions focus on the skills that bring success in AP World and on content from the early modern and modern eras. Powerful empires expanded overseas and competed with each other around the World. Later, powerful revolutions dramatically changed many...
Happening This Week in AP World History: Modern – October 27

Happening This Week in AP World History: Modern – October 27

This week’s sessions focus on the Early Modern period, c. 1450 – c. 1750. This was a time of expanding empires, changing social systems, and resistance to both. Gunpowder weapons and innovative sailing powered expansion. But, people such as   Njinga...
Happening This Week in AP World History: Modern – October 20

Happening This Week in AP World History: Modern – October 20

Join Fiveable live reviews this week to learn content and practice with original questions. After a review of Networks of Exchange c. 1200 to c. 1450 (Unit 2), this week’s sessions focus on the Early Modern period, c. 1450 – c. 1750:  Land-based Empires...
Why You Should Use the Pomodoro Technique

Why You Should Use the Pomodoro Technique

In my last blog post, I briefly mentioned the Pomodoro Technique, an awesome technique to use in studying… but how exactly does this technique help us work more efficiently? Basics Pomodoro Technique is a process developed by Francesco Cirillo. It is designed to...
How to Stay Productive When You’re Unmotivated

How to Stay Productive When You’re Unmotivated

Lacking motivation is a common problem that just about every student suffers from. This could be caused by being overwhelmed, going through hard times, or simply just a disappearance of motivation to do work. It’s okay to not be motivated to do work, but the...