WikiFreccia News and Updates

  • Mr. Freccia is now teaching at Newark Charter Junior/Senior High School in room 242.
  • This website is no longer updating regularly. Please out Mr. Freccia's Charter sites for APUSH, Honors United States History, and College Prep United States History.
  • Please contact me if you have any questions regarding material on this website or links by sending me a message via email. This is an open wiki to examine but not to edit, therefore any "membership requests" will be denied (so don't be offended!).


AP United States History (AP Audit Approved Course)

  • AP U.S. History Unit Guide
    • Featuring everything you need to succeed in this class ranging from PowerPoints, worksheets, and assignments to practice tests, sample essays from the College Board, and chapter summaries
    • Homework and classwork assigned in class can be found in Home Access Center.
  • Access to the CourseMate Companion Site (featuring digital versions of the chapters, audio summaries, learning objectives, and online practice quizzes)

Textbook: The American Pageant (16th Edition) - referred to as the "Kennedy" (after the lead author)


Personal sites

Professional sites

Press on (or by) Mr. Freccia

  • Text of Newark HS Valedictorian "Honored Teacher" Speeches from 2007, 2009, and 2014 honoring Mr. Freccia.
  • Student recognition for the National History Day Competition qualifications in 2012 and 2013
  • Scholarship Points peer nomination from 2012.
  • State of Delaware Teacher Recognition Essay Entry from 2011.
  • This website is featured discussed in pages 79 and 80 of the book Teaching Tech-Savvy Kids: Bringing Digital Media Into the Classroom, Grades 5-12(2010)by Jessica K. Parker.
  • A full chapter (on Newark High School) was written by me in the history anthology book Histories of Newark: 1758-2008
    • Check out the full chapter (as it appears in the book) here
    • Newark Life article about the project from the Fall/Winter 2007 edition
    • The Wikipedia entry on Newark HS started by Mr. Freccia in 2006 that led to the chapter opportunity.
  • 2009-2010 Teacher of the Year for Newark High School (picture on the right).
  • Getting Wiki With it (October 2006 NEA Today article featuring quotes by Mr. Freccia about the use and misuse of wiki sites)

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