Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Note: First Semester Final Exams held Tuesday-Friday, December 11th-14th
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Monday, December 10, 2018

  1. Crossword Puzzle Review #3

  2. Study for Final Exam (Homework)

Friday, December 7, 2018

Note: Test on World War II and essential questions due on Friday, December 7th
  1. World War II Test

Thursday, December 6, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why were Japanese Americans placed in internment camps? How were Japanese Americans compensated for internment?

  2. Aftermath of the War
    Take Notes

  3. Wartime Conferences Worksheet

  4. Finish Essential Questions/Identifications and Study for Test (Homework)

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the growth of the defense industry affect population patterns?
    2. How did the war affect different minority groups at home?

  2. Japanese Internment Document Analysis
    Using this video, begin filling out the analysis worksheet for why Japanese-Americans were interned during World War II

  3. Japanese Internment
    Take Notes

  4. Finish Japanese Internment Document Analysis
    Using the supplied documents (Google Classroom), complete the analysis worksheet for why Japanese-Americans were interned during World War II

  5. Crossword Puzzle Reviews #1 and #2 (Homework)

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What contributions did women make to the military effort?
    2. What contributions did African-Americans make to the military effort?

  2. Economic Opportunities and Discrimination
    Take Notes

  3. Cool Down Questions
    1. Rosie the Riveter became "the" image of women of the war (in both her forms). Choose an image to represent American women of the 21st century and explain why you chose her. Then copy and paste that image into the Google Classroom post.

Monday, December 3, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. During the first two World Wars, Americans were asked to change their behaviors and make sacrifices in support of the war effort. Why aren't we asked to do that anymore?
    2. What luxury items would you be willing to live without if asked?

  2. Clip from America in the 20th Century: World at War Video

  3. Heroes in Combat
    Take Notes

  4. World War II Propaganda
    Use the article (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

Friday, November 30, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the Selective Service System and how did it help the United States meet manpower needs?

  2. World War II Quiz #2

  3. Industry and Rationing
    Take Notes

Thursday, November 29, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did the Allies believe Okinawa was a foreshadowing of an invasion of Japan?
    2. When and why was the atomic bomb used?

  2. Clip from America in the 20th Century: World at War Video

  3. Recruitment
    Take Notes

  4. Disney's Donald Gets Drafted Cartoon

  5. Finish Hiroshima Perspectives Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the war end in Europe?
    2. What strategy did the United States adopt in fighting Japan?

  2. Allied Advances in the Pacific
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: World at War Video

  4. Victory Over Japan
    Take Notes

  5. Hiroshima Perspectives Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to answer the questions