Friday, April 29, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was Reagan’s appeal to voters?
    2. What were Reagan’s beliefs about government?

  2. Kansas--Icarus (Borne on Wings of Steel)
    Listen to song

  3. Reagan's Foreign Policy
    Take Notes

  4. Clip from History Rocks: The 1980s Music Video
    Reagan-Gorbachev summits

Thursday, April 28, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did television change in the 1970s?
    2. How did music change in the 1970s?
    3. How did fashion change in the 1970s?

  2. 1970s Culture Video

  3. Reagan's Domestic Policy
    Take Notes

  4. Reagan's Speech on the Challenger Disaster

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How successful was Carter in dealing with the nation’s economic problems?
    2. What were people’s concerns about nuclear power?

  2. Finish Our Generation: The Environment Music Video
    Answer questions

  3. 1970s Culture
    Take Notes

  4. 1970s Culture Video

  5. 1970s Music Medley Video

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the Camp David Accords?
    2. Why did Iranian revolutionaries take Americans hostage?

  2. Carter's Domestic Policy
    Take Notes

  3. Clip from History Rocks: The 1970s Music Video
    Three Mile Island

  4. Our Generation: The Environment Music Video
    Answer questions

Monday, April 25, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was important about the testimonies given by John Dean and Alexander Butterfield?
    2. What was the Saturday Night Massacre?

  2. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Vietnam Video

  3. Ford and Carter's Foreign Policy
    Take Notes

  4. Clip from History Rocks: The 1970s Music Video
    Iranian Hostage Crisis

Friday, April 22, 2022

  1. Visit Counseling Office

Thursday, April 21, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How were the White House ties to the burglary covered up?
    2. In the election of 1972, who were the Democratic candidates for their nomination and what was the result of the general election?

  2. Downfall of a President
    Take Notes

  3. Clip from History Rocks: The 1970s Music Video
    Watergate

  4. Should Nixon Be Prosecuted? Document Analysis
    Use the document (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Nixon appeal to Southern Democrats?
    2. What economic factors caused stagflation?

  2. Clip from Unfinished Nation: Crisis of Authority Video

  3. Clip from History Rocks: The 1970s Music Video
    Elvis Presley meets Richard Nixon

  4. Election of 1972
    Take Notes

  5. Clip from Colbert Report Episode
    Election of 1972 and George McGovern

Tuesday, April 19, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Nixon's philosophy of realpolitik differ from containment?
    2. What was the policy of d├ętente ?

  2. Clip from Unfinished Nation: Crisis of Authority Video

  3. Nixon's Domestic Policy
    Take Notes

Monday, April 18, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What influence did hippies have on art, fashion, and music?
    2. Why did conservatives object to the counterculture?

  2. Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young--Ohio, Charlie Daniels Band--Still in Saigon, and George Jones--50,000 Names (Carved in the Wall)
    Listen to songs

  3. Nixon's Foreign Policy
    Take Notes

  4. Shanghai Communique Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

  5. Begin work on Conservative Revolution Essential Questions (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)

Thursday, April 7, 2022

  1. Finish Counterculture Music "Analysis"
    See Directions From Yesterday

  2. Vietnam War Test

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What kind of reception did Vietnam veterans receive when they came home?
    2. What were the primary components of hippie life?

  2. Counterculture of the 1960s
    Finish Notes

  3. Counterculture Music "Analysis"
    On the provided worksheet, draw pictures for 8 out of the following 11 songs
  4. Finish Essential Questions and Study for Test (Homework)

Monday, April 4, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What happened at Kent State that prompted nationwide protests on college campuses all across America?
    2. What were the Pentagon Papers?

  2. Legacy of Vietnam
    Take Notes

  3. Listen to Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young--Ohio, Charlie Daniels Band--Still in Saigon, and Paul Hardcastle--19 Songs

  4. Clip from Dear America: Letters Home From Vietnam Video

  5. Counterculture of the 1960s
    Take Notes

Friday, April 1, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was Vietnamization?
    2. What were the terms and effects of the Paris Accords?

  2. Dear America: Letters Home From Vietnam, Part II Video
    Answer questions

  3. Legacy of Vietnam
    Take Notes