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Agenda

In Uncategorized on February 18, 2016 at 1:11 pm

US History A

Objectives:

  • Analyze the economic, political and social changes that occurred in Postwar America.
  • Explain how television affected 1950s America and pop culture
  • Analyze the economic, political and social changes that occurred in Postwar America.
  • Explain white flight to the suburbs and its effect on “the Other America” as described by Michael Harrington.

Bell Ringer:

Complete TV and 1950s Political Cartoon Discussion

Activities:

  1.  Discuss Political Cartoon
  2. Watch Episode of “I Love Lucy”
  3. Read and complete Michael Harrington’s “Other America”

US History B

Objectives:

  • Describe Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter’s political positions and how they were affected by past administrations.
  • Analyze the factors which influenced Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter’s presidencies and politics
  • Analyze Carter’s response to the hostage crisis in Iran.
  • Simulate the processes used by Carter in the Iran hostage crisis.

Bell Ringer:

Prepare Nixon, Ford and Carter Videos

Activities:

  1.  Watch Class Videos
  2. GV:  Jimmy Carter
  3. Work on Pt. I and II of Iran Hostage Crisis Simulation

IB HOA P. 6/7

Objectives:

  • Explain the social, economic and legal conditions of African Americans in the late 19th and early 20th century US.
  • Explain how and why the position of African Americans improved in the US society between 1877-1945.
  • Analyze the relationship between Jim Crow laws and economic conditions of African Americans in the late 19th and early 20th century US.
  • Determine the economic impact of Jim Crow on African Americans today.

Bell Ringer:

Review Unit 4 Prezi the Search for Civil Rights

Activities:

  1.  Discuss Civil Rights Unit
  2. Social Condition of AA Paragraph/Due today
  3. By Monday/Take Notes on both!!!
    • Read The American Promise,  A History of the United States, Vol. II p 815-19 and 840-49
    • Listen to and take notes on “Remembering Jim Crow | American RadioWorks.” Remembering Jim Crow | American  RadioWorks. N.p., n.d. Web. 02 Feb. 2016.

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