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Agenda

In Uncategorized on January 15, 2016 at 1:14 pm

US History A

Objectives:

  • Explain the international and domestic tensions resulting from the Cold War.
  • Describe the breakdown of US and Soviet relations at the conclusion of WWII.
  • Explain the international and domestic tensions resulting from the Cold War.
  • Summarize the methods used to contain Soviet influence such as the Truman Doctrine and Marshall Plan and how they deepened Cold War tensions.
  • Analyze how conflict over Germany increased the fears of Soviet aggression.

Bell Ringer:

Open Unit 2 Cold War Folder in Schoology.  View Unit Prezi.

Activities:

  1.  Discuss Unit Objectives
  2. Present VOC Ch 12/Complete
  3. Take Quiz on Tuesday

US History B

Objectives:

  • Examine the war’s painful legacy in the United States and Southeast Asia

Bell Ringer:

Tell students to Open Unit 2 Social Movements folder in Schoology.

Activities:

  1.  Go over unit objectives/Social Movements
  2. Take Times GR Kent St Quiz
  3. GV:  Vietnam PBS Doc Homefront Disc Questions
  4. Complete RG Ch 23 (pdf in Schoology)

IB HOA

Objectives:

  • Examine a historical account and determine which meaning of history an author intends, the past itself or an account of that past.
  • Analyze Westward Expansion in the US and its relationship to Manifest Destiny.
  • Plan an historical investigation by choosing a topic and creating a question to answer.
  • Summarize and assess evidence used to answer the question by analyzing the value and limitations of sources with respect to their origin and purpose.

Bell Ringer:

Open IA Historical Investigation Folder in Schoology.

Take Nature of History Summative 1.

Activities:

  1.  Take Summative
  2. Discuss Methods to Plan IA
  3. Small Groups
    • Groups 1-5:  Review Manifest Destiny Doc Analysis (with instructor)
      • Canadian Confederation p 88-94
      • US Mexican War p 95-103
      • Canada A Nation p 104-108
      • Native Plight  p. 109-112
    • Groups A, B, C or W:  Start Section 1 QUESTIONS, RESEARCH AND SUMMARY OF EVIDENCE and OPVL GUIDE ASSIGNMENT
  4. Turn in GV:  Far and Away/Read “The Billion Dollar Country,” from The Penguin History of the USA.  Brogan, Hugh.  P. 377-406.

 

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