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

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why was Japan on a collision course with the United States?
    2. How was Pearl Harbor both a success and a failure for Japan?

  2. Allied Advances in Europe
    Take Notes

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

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Roosevelt help the Allies, while trying not to violate the Neutrality Acts?
    2. Why were some Americans opposed to providing aid to the Soviet Union?

  2. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Road to War Video

  3. Pearl Harbor
    Take Notes

  4. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Road to War Video

Monday, November 15, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What type of foreign policy did the United States adopt after World War I? Why?
    2. How did Britain and France respond to Germany’s aggressive actions?

  2. America Moves Towards War
    Take Notes

  3. Neutrality or Intervention Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

Friday, November 12, 2021

  1. Finish Great Depression: Face the Music Video
    Answer questions

  2. Start of the War
    Take Notes

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

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

  1. Great Depression Test

Tuesday, November 9, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why were movies popular during the Depression?
    2. What role did the radio play in American homes during the Depression?

  2. Great Depression: Face the Music Video
    Answer questions

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

Monday, November 8, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did FDR change the relationship between the presidency and the public?
    2. How did the New Deal change the relationship between the federal government and the economy?

  2. New Deal's Legacy
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Great Depression Video

  4. 1930s Culture
    Take Notes

Friday, November 5, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the New Deal affect women?
    2. Why didn’t Roosevelt support full civil rights for African Americans?

  2. New Deal Critics
    Finish Notes

  3. Great Depression Quiz #2

  4. Oswald the Lucky Rabbit--Confidence Cartoon

  5. New Deal's Legacy
    Take Notes

  6. Cool Down Questions
    1. Which of the following groups (women, African Americans, Mexican Americans, Native Americans, unions, elderly) benefited the most from the New Deal? Why?
    2. Which benefited the least? Why?

Thursday, November 4, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What benefits did the Social Security system provide?
    2. How did FDR react when the Supreme Court declared two New Deal programs unconstitutional?

  2. New Deal Critics
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Great Depression Video

  4. New Deal Affects Many Groups
    Take Notes

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the purpose of FDR's fireside chats?
    2. What did the New Deal do to permanently improve working conditions?

  2. Second New Deal
    Take Notes

  3. Bing Crosby--Brother, Can You Spare a Dime? and Judy Garland--Over the Rainbow
    Listen to songs

  4. New Deal Critics
    Take Notes

Tuesday, November 2, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Which New Deal programs were created to provide reforms for banking and finance?
    2. Which New Deal programs were created to provide relief and recovery for workers?

  2. Review New Deal Programs: Relief, Recovery or Reform?

Monday, November 1, 2021

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What happened to the Bonus Army?
    2. What did Roosevelt do during the Hundred Days?

  2. FDR's Inaugural Address
    Listen to excerpt from speech

  3. Disney's Mickey's Good Deed Cartoon

  4. New Deal Programs: Relief, Recovery or Reform?
    Use the list of programs (Google Classroom) to complete the analysis chart