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- Jacksonville, FL
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution Teacher Resources
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Students examine the civil rights movement and study the court cases of Brown v. Board of Education and Plessy v. Ferguson. As a class, they brainstorm events and leaders of the civil rights movement. In pairs they research, develop posters and PowerPoint presentations of events studied.
Students examine the arguments for and against the United States involvement in the Vietnam War. In groups, they must assign the Vietnam War a just or unjust war using the techniques used to fight and the reasons used by the government to declare war. They present their ideas to the class making sure to support their arguments. To end the lesson, they develop viable alternates to war.