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In Uncategorized on April 9, 2019 at 12:02 pm

US History

Objectives:

  • Summarize Vietnam’s history as a French colony and its struggle for Independence
  • Examine how the United States became involved in the Vietnam conflict
  • Describe the expansion of U.S. military involvement under President Johnson
  • Identify how America became involved in Vietnam, the methods of jungle warfare and its effect on soldiers fighting in Vietnam as well as themes common with fighting in Vietnam.
  • Explain the draft policies that led to the Vietnam War becoming a working-class war.
  • Trace the roots of opposition to the war and draw conclusions as to the ethical questions surrounding such a policy in times of war.
  • Analyze various secondary sources to understand the reasons for entering the war in Vietnam.

Bell Ringer:

Review #10 Vietnam Tactics

Activities:

  1. Complete Discussion #10/Watch Video
  2. Ind Choice assign due 4/9 1st and 6th hours or 4/10 7th hour:
    • To score a 2: #7 VOC Ch 22, #8 GR LBJ Policy,  #9 VOC Ch 22 Quiz or #10 GV : Vietnam Tactics
    • To score a 3:  GR Vietnam Beginnings and End
    • To score a 4:  What’s Up Doc? Johnson and Vietnam

IB History of the Americas

Objectives:

  • Identify and explain the argument between Imperialists and Anti-Imperialists at the turn of the 20th century.
  • Analyze the argument over imperialism in terms of Roosevelt’s Panama Canal.

Bell Ringer:

Complete Panama Canal Discussion

Activities:

  1. Complete Discussion
  2. Review Answers and apply to Roosevelt Corollary
  3. Complete Roosevelt Corollary Discussion
  4. Read Ch 3 Emergence Text and take notes

Agenda

In Uncategorized on April 8, 2019 at 12:07 pm

US History

Objectives:

  • Summarize Vietnam’s history as a French colony and its struggle for Independence
  • Examine how the United States became involved in the Vietnam conflict
  • Describe the expansion of U.S. military involvement under President Johnson
  • Identify how America became involved in Vietnam, the methods of jungle warfare and its effect on soldiers fighting in Vietnam as well as themes common with fighting in Vietnam.
  • Explain the draft policies that led to the Vietnam War becoming a working-class war.
  • Trace the roots of opposition to the war and draw conclusions as to the ethical questions surrounding such a policy in times of war.
  • Analyze various secondary sources to understand the reasons for entering the war in Vietnam.

Bell Ringer:

If your name is on the post-it on two big tables…  you need to sit there.  All other students will sit at other seats where they want.

Activities:

  1. Small Group Work will focus on 2 assessments
  2. Ind Choice assign due 4/9 1st and 6th hours or 4/10 7th hour:
    • To score a 2: #7 VOC Ch 22, #8 GR LBJ Policy,  #9 VOC Ch 22 Quiz or #10 GV : Vietnam Tactics 
    • To score a 3:  GR Vietnam Beginnings and End
    • To score a 4:  What’s Up Doc? Johnson and Vietnam 

IB History of the Americas

Objectives:

  • Identify and explain the argument between Imperialists and Anti-Imperialists at the turn of the 20th century.
  • Analyze the argument over imperialism in terms of Roosevelt’s Panama Canal.

Bell Ringer:

Review Imperialism Notes in Prezi

Activities:

  1. Discuss American Imperialism
  2. Watch Panama Canal Video/Reading
  3. Take Foreign Policy Quiz by next class

Agenda

In Uncategorized on April 5, 2019 at 11:42 am

IB History of the Americas

Objectives:

  • Analyze American imperialism at the turn of the 20th century.
  • Examine and evaluate the impact the development of the Great White Fleet had on American imperialism at the turn of the 20th century.

Bell Ringer:

Complete What’s Up Doc? Great White Fleet

Activities:

  1. Work on What’s Up Doc?
  2. Complete Great White Fleet Assignment
  3. Read Ch 21

US History

Objectives:

  • Review ideas, terms and concepts related to the Cold War.
  • Identify ideas, terms and concepts related to the Cold War.
  • Analyze the causes and effects which resulted in the start of the Cold War and the methods the US used in that global struggle as well as evaluate their effects on American society.

Bell Ringer:

Log on to Kahoot

Activities:

  1. Play Unit 2 Cold War Kahoot for review
  2. Prepare for Unit 2 Mock HUAC Simulation
  3. Take Unit 2 Summative
    • To score a 2:  Take Unit 2 Objective Summative Pt. I
    • To score a 3:  Participate as Reporter in Mock HUAC
    • To score a 4:  Participate as Accused or HUAC Member
  4. Finish Cold War Pretest!!!!

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In Uncategorized on April 4, 2019 at 11:42 am

US History p. 1

Objectives:

  • Review ideas, terms and concepts related to the Cold War.
  • Identify ideas, terms and concepts related to the Cold War.
  • Analyze the causes and effects which resulted in the start of the Cold War and the methods the US used in that global struggle as well as evaluate their effects on American society.

Bell Ringer:

Log on to Kahoot

Activities:

  1. Play Unit 2 Cold War Kahoot for review
  2. Prepare for Unit 2 Mock HUAC Simulation
  3. Take Unit 2 Summative
    • To score a 2:  Take Unit 2 Objective Summative Pt. I
    • To score a 3:  Participate as Reporter in Mock HUAC
    • To score a 4:  Participate as Accused or HUAC Member
  4. Finish Cold War Pretest!!!!

Advisory

  1. Announcements
  2. Personal Project Guide/Steps A1 and A2

IB History of the Americas p. 4

Objectives:

  • Analyze American imperialism at the turn of the 20th century.
  • Examine and evaluate the impact the development of the Great White Fleet had on American imperialism at the turn of the 20th century.

Bell Ringer:

Review American Imperialism

Activities:

  1. Discuss American Imperialism/Watch Crash Course
  2. Review Media Presentations/Political Cartoons
  3. Great White Fleet Assignments Due Friday Midnight
  4. Read Ch 21/PDF in Schoology

IB History of the Americas p. 5

Objectives:

  • Analyze American imperialism at the turn of the 20th century.
  • Examine and evaluate the impact the development of the Great White Fleet had on American imperialism at the turn of the 20th century.

Bell Ringer:

Complete What’s Up Doc? Great White Fleet

Activities:

  1. Work on What’s Up Doc?
  2. Complete Great White Fleet Assignment
  3. Read Ch 21

US History p. 7

Objectives:

  • Explain the international and domestic tensions resulting from the Cold War.
  • Analyze the American government’s effort to investigate citizen’s loyalty and its effects on society.
  • Identify John F. Kennedy’s ideas and dealings with the Cold War.
  • Analyze the Bay of Pigs, Cuban Missile Crisis and Berlin Crisis and their effect on American politics.
  • Analyze the political effect of the Cold War and Kennedy’s failures on American politics.

Bell Ringer:

Log in to Schoology and take #4 GR McCarthyism Quiz

Activities:

  1. Complete McCarthyism Quiz
  2. Watch GV Poisoned Dreams/Take Quiz
  3. Go over and complete #6 HUAC Discussion
  4. Review choice assign for 4/3
    • To score a 3: What’s Up Doc? Space Race
    • To score a 4: McCarthyism CLSAssign

Agenda

In Uncategorized on April 3, 2019 at 11:48 am

US History

Objectives:

  • Explain the international and domestic tensions resulting from the Cold War.
  • Analyze the American government’s effort to investigate citizen’s loyalty and its effects on society.
  • Identify John F. Kennedy’s ideas and dealings with the Cold War.
  • Analyze the Bay of Pigs, Cuban Missile Crisis and Berlin Crisis and their effect on American politics.
  • Analyze the political effect of the Cold War and Kennedy’s failures on American politics.

Bell Ringer:

Log in to Schoology and take #4 GR McCarthyism Quiz

Activities:

  1. Complete McCarthyism Quiz
  2. Watch GV Poisoned Dreams/Take Quiz
  3. Go over and complete #6 HUAC Discussion
  4. Review choice assign for 4/3
    • To score a 3: What’s Up Doc? Space Race
    • To score a 4: McCarthyism CLSAssign

IB History of the Americas

Objectives:

  • Analyze American imperialism at the turn of the 20th century.
  • Examine and evaluate the impact the development of the Great White Fleet had on American imperialism at the turn of the 20th century.

Bell Ringer:

Review American Imperialism

Activities:

  1. Discuss American Imperialism/Watch Crash Course
  2. Review Media Presentations/Political Cartoons
  3. Great White Fleet Assignments Due Friday Midnight
  4. Read Ch 21/PDF in Schoology

Agenda

In Uncategorized on April 1, 2019 at 11:38 am

US History

Objectives:

  • Explain the different post-war goals of the Soviet Union and the United States and how that difference led to the Cold War.
  • What policies did the US use in its global struggle against the Soviet Union?

Bell Ringer:

Pick up Unit 2 Playlists.  Set goal for Summatives.

Activities:

  1. Review Unit 2 Playlist.  2 Summatives this Unit!!!!
  2. Intro Attendance Assign due by end of week!  Cold War Pretest
  3. Go over choice formatives due 4/2:
    • To score a 2:   #1 Unit 2 the Cold War Intro Discussion which includes watching Crash Course and CNN Cold War on Marshall Plan questions,  #2 Ch 18 VOC And  #3 Cold War Quiz.
    • To score a 3: the Korean War Doc Analysis
    • To score a 4: the Cold War Essay Assign

IB History of the Americas

Objectives:

  • Outline US foreign policy at the turn of the 20th century.
  • Develop and create a media presentation highlighting the evaluation of this policy using political propaganda/cartoons from the time.

Bell Ringer:

Access Unit 2 and Review Prezi

Activities:

  1. Discuss American Diplomacy at Turn of 20th Century
  2. Read from p. 133-137 in HOA text:
    • Open Door Policy
    • Big Stick
    • Teddy Roosevelt
    • The Panama Canal
    • Roosevelt Corollary
    • Extraterritoriality
  3. Create Media Presentation of Political Cartoon that Describes Assigned Topic
  4. Read Ch 21
  5. Unit 1 Summative Due 4/2 by midnight!