Tuesday, April 30, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did George H.W. Bush assemble an international coalition in 1990/1991?

  2. GHW Bush Administration

  3. Disney's The American President: George H.W. Bush Video

  4. 1980s Culture
    Take Notes

  5. 1980s Music Medley Video

  6. Daily Life and Popular Culture in the 1980s Video

Monday, April 29, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were some of the major health care issues in the 1980s?
    2. How did Reagan view the Cold War, as opposed to previous presidents?

  2. Reagan's Foreign Policy
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from History Rocks: The 1980s Music Video
    Reagan-Gorbachev summits

  4. GHW Bush Administration
    Take Notes

Friday, April 26, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was Reagan’s appeal to voters?
    2. What were Reagan’s beliefs about government?

  2. Reagan's Domestic Policy
    Finish Notes

  3. Reagan's Speech on the Challenger Disaster

  4. Kansas--Icarus (Borne on Wings of Steel)
    Listen to song

  5. Reagan's Foreign Policy
    Take Notes

Thursday, April 25, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How successful was Carter in dealing with the nation’s economic problems?
    2. How did music and television change in the 1970s?

  2. 1970s Culture
    Finish Notes

  3. 1970s Culture Video

  4. 1970s Music Medley Video

  5. Reagan's Domestic Policy
    Take Notes

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did Iranian revolutionaries take Americans hostage?
    2. How did Carter deal with the energy crisis?

  2. Carter's Domestic Policy
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from History Rocks: The 1970s Music Video
    Three Mile Island

  4. 1970s Culture
    Take Notes

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the political result of Ford’s pardon of Nixon?
    2. What was the role of human rights in Carter’s foreign policy?

  2. Ford and Carter's Foreign Policy
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from History Rocks: The 1970s Music Video
    Iranian Hostage Crisis

  4. Carter's Domestic Policy
    Take Notes
Note: 11th Grade Research Paper Due on Tuesday, April 23rd

Instructions Resources Calendar
  1. Sign up for Turnitin by Monday, March 25th
  2. 2 Research Journals due on Thursday, March 28th
  3. Thesis due on Tuesday, April 2nd
  4. Outline due on Tuesday, April 9th
  5. Final Paper (Google Doc and Turnitin) and all 4 Research Journals due on Tuesday, April 23rd
Submit to turnitin.com
  • Course Number: 18798559
  • Password: Yauger

Monday, April 22, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was important about the testimonies given by John Dean and Alexander Butterfield?
    2. What was the Saturday Night Massacre?

  2. Downfall of a President
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from History Rocks: The 1970s Music Video
    Watergate

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

  5. Ford and Carter's Foreign Policy
    Take Notes

  6. Research Paper (Homework--Due Tomorrow)

Thursday, April 11, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How were the White House ties to the burglary covered up?
    2. In the election of 1972, who were the Democratic candidates for their nomination?

  2. Election of 1972

  3. Further Discussion of Research Paper (Homework--Due Tuesday, April 23rd)

  4. Downfall of a President
    Take Notes

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Nixon appeal to Southern Democrats?
    2. What economic factors caused stagflation?

  2. Nixon's Domestic Policy
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from Unfinished Nation: Crisis of Authority Video

  4. Election of 1972
    Take Notes

  5. Research Paper (Homework--Due Tuesday, April 23rd)

Monday, April 8, 2019

  1. Shanghai Communique Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

  2. Research Paper Outline (Homework--Due Tomorrow)

Friday, April 5, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Nixon's philosophy of realpolitik differ from containment?
    2. What was the policy of d├ętente ?

  2. Nixon's Foreign Policy
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from Unfinished Nation: Crisis of Authority Video

  4. Nixon's Domestic Policy
    Take Notes

  5. Cool Down Questions
    1. What do you think the legacy of the Vietnam War should be?

  6. Research Paper Outline (Homework--Due Tuesday, April 10th)

Thursday, April 4, 2019

  1. Finish Hippie Music Analysis
    See directions from last week

  2. George Jones--50,000 Names (Carved in the Wall)
    Listen to song

  3. Discuss Research Paper Outline (Homework--Due Tuesday, April 10th)

  4. Nixon's Foreign Policy
    Take Notes

  5. Begin work on Conservative Revolution Essential Questions (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

  1. Vietnam War Test
Note: Test on the Vietnam War, and essential questions due on Wednesday, April 3rd
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Crash Course: Cold War in Asia (Vietnam)