Classwork: Today I passed out the 70s Unit Study Guide. I also introduced the 'Welcome to the 70s' brochure assignment. We started watching the NBC News Documentary about the Watergate Scandal.
Homework: None !
Classwork: Today I had you write a letter to my future students about advice for the Junior Project. We took notes on the Watergate scandal. Any class time left was used to work on the epitaph assignment.
Homework: Nixon Epitaph is due tomorrow.
Classwork: Today we had a gallery walk of the Vietnam scrapbooks. I passed out the Nixon Epitaph assignment and gave you work time.
Homework: Continue to work on Epitaph
Classwork: Today we continued to chart and discuss the rise and fall of Nixon's Presidency. We also started to discuss which events had the most significant impact on his presidency. Class was shorter than usual today due to the CHOICES assembly.
Homework: Vietnam Project due tomorrow.
Classwork: Today we read and discussed the ups and downs of Nixon's presidency. We started adding this information to a timeline in class - we will finish this tomorrow.
Homework: Read 53.4 and finish the chart we started in class today
Classwork: Mrs. Parsons was gone today. Mr. Berner was your sub. At your table groups you discussed the end of the Vietnam War and the lasting impact it had in the US. You finished watching the My Lai documentary and debriefed with Mr. Berner. Any remaining class time was used as work/study period.
Homework: My Lai Questions due Monday. Vietnam Project due Wednesday.
Classwork: Today we used class time to continue working on the Vietnam Project.
Homework: Read chapter 52
Classwork: Today Mrs. Parsons was gone for a district meeting. In class you worked on the Vietnam scrapbook.
Homework: Continue working on Vietnam Scrapbook
Classwork; Today we finished watching the My Lai documentary and discussed its impact and significance within the Vietnam War.
Homework: Finish My Lai Viewing Questions. Read Ch 52 in textbook.
Classwork: Today we took the USH Post Assessment. We also continued to watch the My Lai massacre documentary. I introduced the Vietnam Culminating Creative Project.
Classwork: Today we discussed the events that happened in 1968, such as the Kent State shooting and the protests at the DNC and started watching a PBS documentary about the My Lai Massacre.
Homework: None! Enjoy your break.
Classwork: Today we had a Socratic seminar to discuss the use of the Draft in the US military and the Vietnam War.
Classwork: Today we watched a PBS documentary about The Draft. We also discussed the controversy around using a draft in times of war
Classwork: I collected your JP Process Work! We are officially done with the Junior Project!! We took notes on the start of the Vietnam war and discussed The Draft.
Classwork: Today we reviewed the early stages of Vietnam. We analyzed primary source excerpts regarding two different opinions about the war; Hawks and Doves. We had a modified Socratic seminar to discuss what President Johnson should do regarding increasing military support in Vietnam.
Homework: JP Final is due by Monday at 8:00 am. Process Packet due in class on Monday.
Wednesday 11/14: Worlds Fair Project
Semester 2 Final
Civil Rights -1960s
JFk - LBJ
Semester 1 - Finals
Turn of the Century
Colonial America/New Nation