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
- History Vid (http://www.nbc.com/saturday-night-live/video/world-war-ii-101/n10251)
- 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.
- Pearl Harbor 75th anniversary activity | articles |
- Examining Sources Activites
- Lunchroom Fight | wkst |
- Evaluating Sources | wkst |
- Mini -research activity 1| details |
- Mini -research activity 2| details |
|Unit 2 - The U.S. Vietnam War | Guiding Questions + Content Standards
- Notes - communism;capitalism; Cold War ; U.S. post WWII | notes |
- Mini-search activity 3:
- 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...
- Research and write down on same piece of paper answers to above.
- Effects of French Colonialism | Activity |
- Vietnam Notes 1| early years |
- 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?
- Vietnam Text Questions 1 - American Vision (text book)| activity |
- Gulf of Tonkin Activity 1 | activity |
- Vietnam Text Questions 2 - American Vision (text book)| activity |
- Gulf of Tonkin Inquiry Activity Part 2 | Video 1| video 2 | video 3 | Video Worksheet | Paragraph Prompt - graded assignment! |
- Vietnam Notes 2 | Steps to War |
- Vietnam Text Questions 3 | activity |
- Vietnam Quiz 2 Study Guide | study guide |
- Vietnam Text Questions 4 | activity |
- Vietnam Notes 3 | A change in attitude |
- Vietnam Text Questions 5 | activity |
- My Lai Massacre | video | article | questions |
- Vietnam Text Questions 6 | activity |
- Vietnam Notes 4 | Getting out of Vietnam |
- Vietnam Text Questions 7 | activity |
- Vietnam Unit Study Guide | guide |
|Unit 3 - Social Movements
Guiding Questions + Standards | details |
- What is a Social Movement? | Activity |
- Notes | social movement overview |
- Beatnik / Hippie Research Activity | activity |
- Music of protest and change activity | activity |
Turn into Google Classroom - Use this code:
Counterculture article + Questions | activity |
- Per. 1 - g0k67c
- Per. 2 - r5odkz
Social Movement Text Assignment | text questions |
Get your group assignment from instructor!
Social Movement Research part 2 | instructions |
Social Movement Presentation | instructions |
|Unit 4 - Political Philosophy & Nixon Presidency
- Where do you stand? | assignment |
- What happened to Richard Nixon? | mini research activity |
- Nixon's Accomplishments Mini Research | directions |
- Nixon Text Questions | text | part 1| part 2 |
Directions: Use the text link to answer the questions for part 1 and part 2.
- Watergate - The Fall of Nixon (use Nixon text pages 704-705)
- What happened at the Watergate?
- How did Nixon abuse his power?
- Who are the "plumbers"? What is their job?
- How is the Watergate Scandal made public?
- Why were the whitehouse tapes important and why did Nixon try to keep them from Congress?
- What are the articles of impeachment against Nixon? (there are 3)
- Why does Ford pardon Nixon?
- Nixon Notes | notes |
- 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 |