Thursday, December 17, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What changes did the United States make to Japan during the occupation?
    2. How did the conferences at Yalta and Potsdam see the war to its conclusion?

  2. World War II Test

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the growth of the defense industry affect population patterns?
    2. Why were Japanese Americans placed in internment camps? How were Japanese Americans compensated for internment?

  2. Aftermath of the War
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. Finish Essential Questions and Study for Test (Homework)

Friday, December 11, 2020

  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. Japanese Internment Document Analysis
    Use the video and the documents to fill out the chart

  3. Home Front
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did the Allies believe Okinawa was a foreshadowing of an invasion of Japan?
    2. Why did President Truman decide to use the atomic bomb?

  2. Mobilizing for Defense
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. Disney's Out of the Frying Pan and into the Fire and Food will Win the War Cartoons

Monday, December 7, 2020

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

  2. War in the Pacific
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

Thursday, December 3, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Roosevelt help the Allies, while trying not to violate the Neutrality Acts?
    2. How was Pearl Harbor both a success and a failure for Japan?

  2. War in Europe
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. Dear Ma and Pa Letters Document Analysis
    Read letters and answer questions

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. To what extent should government regulate business?
    2. To what extent was the New Deal effective/not effective?

  2. Start of the War
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. Disney's Donald Gets Drafted Cartoon

  4. Begin work on World War II Unit Essential Questions (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)