Monday, December 6, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why were Japanese Americans placed in internment camps?
    2. How were Japanese Americans compensated for internment?

  2. Wartime Conferences
    Take Notes

  3. Japanese Internment Document Analysis
    Using this video and the documents (Google Classroom), answer the questions

Friday, December 3, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the growth of the defense industry affect population patterns?
    2. How did the war affect different minority groups at home?

  2. Survivor Recalls Voyage Of The Damned 78 Years Later Video

  3. World War II Quiz #2

  4. Japanese Internment
    Take Notes

  5. Japanese Americans Visit A WWII Incarceration Camp Video

Thursday, December 2, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did American industry contribute to the war effort?
    2. How did scientists help the war effort?

  2. Industry and Rationing
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: World at War Video

  4. Economic Opportunities and Discrimination
    Take Notes

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What contributions did women make to the military effort?
    2. What contributions did African-Americans make to the military effort?

  2. Tuskegee Airmen Video

  3. Industry and Rationing
    Take Notes

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the Selective Service System and how did it help the United States meet manpower needs?
    2. How did the government mobilize Hollywood to support the war effort?

  2. Heroes in Combat
    Take Notes

  3. World War II Propaganda Analysis, Part II
    With your partner(s) working on your assigned poster, answer the two questions on the shared Google Doc (Google Classroom)

Monday, November 29, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the Manhattan Project?
    2. Why did President Truman decide to use the atomic bomb?

  2. Recruitment
    Take Notes

  3. Disney's Donald Gets Drafted Cartoon

  4. World War II Propaganda Analysis, Part I
    Use the article (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did the Allies believe Iwo Jima and Okinawa were a foreshadowing of an invasion of Japan?
    2. How was the war fought differently in Europe versus the Pacific?

  2. Clip from America in the 20th Century: World at War Video

  3. Hiroshima Perspectives Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

Monday, November 22, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the importance of the Battle of Midway?
    2. What strategy did the United States adopt for fighting Japan?

  2. Allied Advances in the Pacific
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: World at War Video

  4. Victory Over Japan
    Take Notes

Friday, November 19, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the importance of the Battle of the Bulge?
    2. How did the war end in Europe?

  2. Clip from America in the 20th Century: World at War Video

  3. World War II Quiz #1

  4. Allied Advances in the Pacific
    Finish Notes

Thursday, November 18, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. To what did Roosevelt and Churchill agree early in the war?
    2. Why was winning the Battle of the Atlantic so crucial to the fortunes of the Allies?

  2. Finish Scene from Saving Private Ryan Movie
    (Edited) D-Day scene

  3. Victory in Europe
    Take Notes

  4. Dear Ma and Pa Letters
    Read letters (Google Classroom) and answer questions