Monday, May 2, 2016

Daily Agenda...2 May 2016

Adv US...
  • Africa Map Quiz on Friday
  • Why did America's Role change...Tonkin Gulf
  • POTUS and Vietnam
  • For tomorrow read...US Involvement Grows (first pages inside of your booklet)
  • MSG Roy Benavidez 


Government...

  • CNN Student News...
  • Flag Code WS - the short form...
  • Flag Quiz tomorrow.
  • ABC's of Government project. 
    • Monday and Tuesday to work on slides
    • Presentations on Wednesday
    • Quiz over agencies on Thursday.
  • What to study for the final exam...

Friday, April 29, 2016

Daily Agenda...29 April 2016

Adv US...
  • Asia Map Quiz today...
  • Why did we get involved in Vietnam in the first place?
  • Who was Ho Chi Minh?
  • Mao's Three stages of guerrilla warfare...
  • Ho Chi Minh and France ask for our help...Truman has a decision to make!
      • can Truman afford to look soft on Communism?
      • are all communists equal?
  • Geneva Accords...what was our role?  What were the outcomes?
  • Who is Ngo Dinh Diem?  Why him?  Elections?
  • Vietcong?  Who are they? Where are they from? What are they fighting for?
  • Policies of Ngo Dinh Diem...
Government...
  • CNN Student News...Quiz today!
  • Flag Code WS due today...
  • Pledge of Allegiance and the Star Spangled Banner

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Daily Agenda...28 April 2016

Advanced US History...

  • Asia Map Quiz on Friday
  • Blame it on the French!
  • Why did we get involved in Vietnam in the first place?
  • Who was Ho Chi Minh?
  • C2 Communism, Guerrillas, Inkblots, and Falling Dominoes...
    • Mao's Three stages of guerrilla warfare...
    • Ho Chi Minh and France ask for our help...Truman has a decision to make!
      • can Truman afford to look soft on Communism?
      • are all communists equal?
    • Domino Theory...
    • What is an inkblot?
    • Where is Dien Bien Phu? and how did this lead to our involvement in Vietnam?
  • For Friday...C3 - "Sink or Swim, with Ngo Dinh Diem"...Student Exercises...answer questions #1 and 2 
  • Read for Friday...C4 - The Strategic Hamlet Program

Government...

  • CNN Student News...quiz on Friday
  • The American Flag 
  • What is a Flag?
  • A little Flag History...
  • Flag Code Violations...
  • US Flag Code...handout with questions...due Friday.
  • Flag Quiz on Friday as well!

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Daily Agenda...27 April 2016

Advanced US History...


  • Asia Map Quiz on Friday
  • Vietnam War
  • Read C1 - French in Indochina and complete the graphic organizer
  • For Thursday...Read C2 - Communism, Guerrillas, Inkblots, and Falling Dominoes
    • Complete the three parts of the first question.
  • Also for Thursday...read The Vietnam War and Early Involvement

Government...

  • CNN Student News...Quiz on Friday
  • Flags WS
  • Read Heft Article

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Daily Agenda...26 April 2016

Adv US...


  • Asia Map Quiz on Friday
  • A New Revolution Test Today!

Government...

  • CNN Student News...Quiz on Friday
  • IL CON TEST today!

Monday, April 25, 2016

Daily Agenda...25 April 2016

Advanced US History...
  • Asia Map Quiz on Friday
  • The British Invasion
  • A New Revolution Test tomorrow
    • Essay portion of the test...
      • What were the goals of the Civil Rights movement? Who were the leaders? How did the goals change?
      • Which President during the Civil Rights era did the most to help the cause?
      • What was the impact of the British Invasion on  American music?
      • Choose one of the other movements from the video series and describe the key components, ideas, &; who the people were.
Government...
  • CNN Student News...Quiz on Friday.
  • Finish IL CON...WS #7 and Symbols WS needs to be turned in today.
  • No Current Event this week...Get #1-4 turned in if you have not already.
  • IL CON Test is on Tuesday.

Friday, April 22, 2016

Daily Agenda...22 April 1970

Happy Earth Day!  

Advanced US...

  • Middle East Map Quiz
  • CNN: The Sixties..."The Times They Are A-Changin'"

Government...

  • CNN Student News...Quiz today
  • IL CON WS # 7 due today
  • IL Symbols WS
  • Current Event #4 due today