Friday, March 22, 2019

Thursday, March 21, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the Vietnam War affect Lyndon Johnson’s Great Society?
    2. How did TV broadcasts from Vietnam affect support for the war?

  2. A Nation Divided
    Finish Notes

  3. Protest Movement Emerges
    Take Notes

  4. Vietnam Music Analysis

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution?
    2. Why did U.S. troops have morale problems?

  2. Finish Dear America: Letters Home From Vietnam, Part I Video
    Answer questions

  3. A Nation Divided
    Take Notes

  4. Cool Down Questions
    Read the letter from a soldier in Vietnam and answer the following questions:
    1. In this letter, Lieutenant Kempner describes a plant. What does the plant look like?
    2. What does the plant represent to Kempner?
    3. Based on your reading of this letter, what qualities or traits do you think might have helped Kempner cope with the trials of war in Vietnam?

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What did the Geneva Accords do to Vietnam?
    2. Who were the Vietcong and what were they fighting for?

  2. Finish Clip from America in the 20th Century: Vietnam Video

  3. Johnson's War
    Take Notes

  4. Dear America: Letters Home From Vietnam, Part I Video
    Answer questions

Monday, March 18, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What gains have the Latino Rights Movement won in the last 50 years?
    2. What unfinished work does the Latino Rights Movement still have?
    3. What prior knowledge do you have about the Vietnam War?

  2. Moving Toward Conflict
    Take Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Vietnam Video

  4. Begin work on Vietnam War Unit Essential Questions (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)

Friday, March 15, 2019

Note: Test on the Changing Society, and essential questions due on Friday, March 15th
  1. Finish ESPN Films: Fernando Nation Video
    Answer questions

  2. Changing Society Test

Thursday, March 14, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Who was César Chávez and what did he do to help Latinos?

  2. Latino Rights Movement: Political Issues
    Finish Notes

  3. ESPN Films: Fernando Nation Video
    Answer questions

  4. Study for Test (Homework)

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

  1. Finish Viva La Causa Video
    Answer questions

  2. Latino Rights Movement: Political Issues
    Take Notes

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the 1960s origins of the Asian American rights movement?
    2. Who was Vincent Chin and how did his murder galvanize the Asian American rights movement?

  2. Latino Rights Movement: Economic, Social, Cultural Issues
    Take Notes

  3. Viva La Causa Video
    Answer questions

Monday, March 11, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What do you think is the most significant gain made for women's rights and why?
    2. What do you think is the most significant unfinished issue and why?

  2. Women's Rights in the 1960s and 1970s Video
    Listen to songs

  3. Asian American Rights Movement
    Take Notes

  4. "The Emergence of Yellow Power" Document Analysis
    Read essay (Google Classroom) and answer questions

Friday, March 8, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the impact of Betty Friedan's book The Feminine Mystique?
    2. What were the National Organization For Women's goals?

  2. Lesley Gore--You Don't Own Me and Helen Reddy--I Am Woman
    Listen to songs

  3. Women's Rights Movement--Now
    Take Notes

  4. "Women's March Movement: What's Next and Can the Momentum Last?" Article
    Read article (Google Classroom) and answer questions

Thursday, March 7, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What conditions did Native Americans face coming out of the Termination Policy?
    2. What was the American Indian Movement and what did it advocate?

  2. Clip from The Daily Show Video
    Washington Redskins nickname controversy

  3. Women's Rights Movement--Then
    Take Notes

  4. Women in the 1950s Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to fill out the analysis worksheet

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How could the Stonewall Riots be considered the start of the LGTBQ Rights Movement?
    2. How did the Supreme Court ensure more rights for the LGTBQ community?

  2. LGBTQ Rights Movement
    Finish Notes

  3. AARP: 70 Years Of the Gay Rights Movement Video

  4. Native American Rights Movement
    Take Notes

  5. Cool Down Questions
    1. The LGBTQ movement made a lot of gains during the last five years. In what areas have they still fallen short?
    2. Should sports teams with potentially offensive mascots/nicknames change them? Why or why not?

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Name the Supreme Court case that established the following:
      1. People accused of a crime have a right to an attorney, even if they cannot afford one.
      2. All suspects must be read their rights before questioning.
      3. Evidence obtained illegally cannot be used in court.
      4. People have the right to have an attorney during police questioning.
    2. Which case do you think was the most important? Why?

  2. Clip from America in the 20th Century: The Sixties Video

  3. LGBTQ Rights Movement
    Take Notes

Monday, March 4, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Franklin Roosevelt influence Lyndon Johnson?
    2. What happened in the election of 1964?

  2. Election of 1964 Campaign Commercials

  3. Great Society
    Take Notes

  4. Warren Court Decisions
    Using information sheets (Google Classroom) fill out the chart

Friday, March 1, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did Kennedy have trouble enacting his New Frontier proposals?
    2. How did Kennedy help developing nations?

  2. Kennedy's New Frontier
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from Kennedy Assassination: Beyond Conspiracy Video

  4. Policies of Johnson
    Take Notes