GH3 ASSIGNMENTS - CARR

Course Syllabus: An overview of the class, expectations, and grading. | course overview |

Journal Topics:
Journals are used frequently. Click on the link for the latest journal topics and requirements. | Journal Guidelines and Topics |

American Vision Textbook Online | text |

Unit 1 - Historical Foundation
  1. History Vid (http://www.nbc.com/saturday-night-live/video/world-war-ii-101/n10251)

  2. Why study history group activity (https://www.historians.org/about-aha-and-membership/aha-history-and-archives/archives/why-study-history-(1998))
    • Get section from instructor (you only have to read one)
    • Read your section, summarize main point on your own notebook paper– what examples does author give to back up main point?
    • Do you agree? Why or why not? Write your answer on your notebook paper.

  3. Pearl Harbor 75th anniversary activity | articles |

  4. Examining Sources Activites
    • Lunchroom Fight | wkst |
    • Evaluating Sources | wkst |

  5. Mini -research activity 1| details |

  6. Mini -research activity 2| details |

Unit 2 - The U.S. Vietnam War | Guiding Questions + Content Standards

  1. Notes - communism;capitalism; Cold War ; U.S. post WWII | notes |

  2. Mini-search activity 3:
    1. List what you know about Vietnam on your own notebook paper. Think about location, climate, jobs, foods, famous sites, tourist attractions, plant and animal life, government, anything...
    2. Research and write down on same piece of paper answers to above.

  3. Effects of French Colonialism | Activity |

  4. Vietnam Notes 1| early years |

  5. Quiz 1 topics:
    • How does colonialism contribute to violent resistant movements like Communism?
    • What does Communism offer that is appealing to some groups of people?  What groups of people would be open to Communism.
    • Why did the U.S. fear Communism?

  6. Vietnam Text Questions 1 - American Vision (text book)| activity |

  7. Gulf of Tonkin Activity 1 | activity |

  8. Vietnam Text Questions 2 - American Vision (text book)| activity |

  9. Gulf of Tonkin Inquiry Activity Part 2 | Video 1| video 2 | video 3 | Video Worksheet | Paragraph Prompt - graded assignment! |

  10. Vietnam Notes 2 | Steps to War |

  11. Vietnam Text Questions 3 | activity |

  12. Vietnam Quiz 2 Study Guide | study guide |

  13. Vietnam Text Questions 4 | activity |

  14. Vietnam Notes 3 | A change in attitude |

  15. Vietnam Text Questions 5 | activity |

  16. My Lai Massacre | video | article | questions |

  17. Vietnam Text Questions 6 | activity |

  18. Vietnam Notes 4 | Getting out of Vietnam |

  19. Vietnam Text Questions 7 | activity |

  20. Vietnam Unit Study Guide | guide |

Unit 3 - Social Movements

Guiding Questions + Standards | details |

  1. What is a Social Movement? | Activity |

  2. Notes | social movement overview |

  3. Beatnik / Hippie Research Activity | activity |

  4. Music of protest and change activity | activity |
    Turn into Google Classroom - Use this code:
    • Per. 1 - g0k67c
    • Per. 2 - r5odkz

  5. Counterculture article + Questions | activity |

  6. Social Movement Text Assignment | text questions |
    Get your group assignment from instructor!

  7. Social Movement Research part 2 | instructions |

  8. Social Movement Presentation | instructions |

Unit 4 - Political Philosophy & Nixon Presidency
  1. Where do you stand? | assignment |

  2. What happened to Richard Nixon? | mini research activity |

  3. Nixon's Accomplishments Mini Research | directions |

  4. Nixon Text Questions | text | part 1| part 2 |
    Directions: Use the text link to answer the questions for part 1 and part 2.

  5. Watergate - The Fall of Nixon (use Nixon text pages 704-705)
    1. What happened at the Watergate?
    2. How did Nixon abuse his power?
    3. Who are the "plumbers"? What is their job?
    4. How is the Watergate Scandal made public?
    5. Why were the whitehouse tapes important and why did Nixon try to keep them from Congress?
    6. What are the articles of impeachment against Nixon? (there are 3)
    7. Why does Ford pardon Nixon?

  6. Nixon Notes | notes |

  7. Presidency / Nixon Unit Test Study Guide | guide |

 

Spies who spilled atomic bomb secrets | article |
Vietnam War in Photos | Larry Burrows |
Images from the other side | rare photos from Vietcong and North |
Alternate History | Legacy of Vietnam - Noam Chomsky |
Agent Orange still a problem | overview |
Vietnam Veterans still suffer | overview |
Boat refugees after Vietnam war | overview |
Vietnam War Memorial | go |

This day in history | go fer it |

Obama Speech on Syria Crisis | transcript + video | audio |