Friday, May 12, 2017

Homework for 6th Period

Watch the two videos posted below - The news reel and the HBO documentary - tell me what you see as the difference between the reality of how war in the pacific was presented in the News Reel and how war in pacific was presented in the HBO clip...

a few questions to think about...what will be the impact for American's going forward, were American's lied to, etc.

The Pacific: Inside The Battle - Guadalcanal (HBO)



This is a "Real" modern take on what the war in the pacific was like.

US General MacArthur commanding the assault on Leyte in World War II, ac...



This is a news reel video that would be seen prior to a movie during the war.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

New WWII Letter Asignment

1- Trade with a classmate
2- Write them back in 1943 as a
     - Soldier in the Pacific or Europe
     - Wife of a soldier in the Pacific or Europe
    - A business owner (older men or women) in the US
3 - Address:
    - Their Situation and how it changed with the war
    - Your Own Experience

Must be typed and around 500 words.

Due May 10 for 6th period.
Due May 16 for 5th period.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Homework, Test, and Thinkbook

Periods 4 and 6
Ch. 17 sec 2 and 4 test will be Friday April 28th. Your packet for Ch. 17 Sec 2 and 4 will be due as well as the following "Think Book Assignment".

THINKBOOK
You are president Franklin Rosevelt and it is 1939. You are running for your 3rd term/reelection and are faced with a growing imperial power in Japan and the distinct possibility that Hitler and Mussolini will control the entirety of the European Continent. What do you do and why do you do it?

Period 5
Ch. 17 sec 2 and 4 test will be Monday May 1. Your packet for Ch. 17 Sec 2 and 4 will be due as well as the following "Think Book Assignment".

THINKBOOK
You are president Franklin Rosevelt and it is 1939. You are running for your 3rd term/reelection and are faced with a growing imperial power in Japan and the distinct possibility that Hitler and Mussolini will control the entirety of the European Continent. What do you do and 

Friday, April 7, 2017

Weekend and Nextweek

All Periods will have the class to work on their "Depression" Writing Assignment in the computer lab on Monday - This will not be enough time to finish or complete the assignment, but it will be a good time to start or ask questions.



Periods 4, 6: Your packet and writing assignment will be due on Wednesday and you will have a Ch. 16 Test as well.

Period 5: Your packet and writing assignment will be due Thursday and you will have a Ch. 16 Test As well.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Tuesday April 4

I posted a video about the New Deal below to watch to help supplement what we are doing in class. Also I have uploaded the Ch. 16 Packet and power points to the google drive. Make sure you are caught up through section 1 and working on your writing assignment for this chapter.

Have a great tuesday!