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.