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How the Vietnam War Transformed California?
Eleventh graders examine the effect of the Vietnam War on California. They work together to research social movements that occured during this period and its outcomes. They also interview veterans to better understand the impact of the war.
11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
War Poetry, Journals and Letters: Viet Nam
Examine letters written during war-time. In this cross curricular history and English lesson, middle and high school scholars read letters and poems written by soldiers in the Vietnam war. They will examine the perspective and emotions of the writings and will end the lesson by composing their own letters written from different perspectives of those involved in the war.
7th - 11th Language Arts 5 Views 24 Downloads
Walter Dean Myers
If you are reading works by Walter Dean Myers in your class, this resource might be worth a look. Included here are activities and discussion questions for Malcolm X: By Any Means Necessary, Somewhere in the Darkness, Scorpions, Fallen Angels, Now Is Your Time!
6th - 8th Language Arts 17 Views 12 Downloads
Sports and Politics: Making Statements
Learners examine the actions of Tommie Smith, John Carlos, and Muhammad Ali. In this United States history activity, students explore primary and secondary sources regarding acts of political activism. Learners participate in speed debating regarding the topic and then create visual depictions of their opinions regarding political activism.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 12 Downloads
To enlighten your class about the impact of domestic violence, and to strengthen understanding and facility with ratios, compare the number of deaths attributed to the Vietnam War to those resulting from family violence. A single, simple word problem sets the task, in which learners are given numbers to relate to each other in ratio.
6th - 7th Math 3 Views 8 Downloads
War Comes To Our Living Rooms
Eighth graders research U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War. They view actual footage and Hollywood clips. They form opinions about the war and complete a project from a list of suggestions regarding the war and make presentations to the rest of the class.
8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 87 Downloads
The Cold War: 1945-1991
The best part of this presentation about the Cold War is the various pictures, photos, and maps throughout the slides. The timeline of this time period is difficult to follow in the presentation, as well as the details about several main points that are mentioned but not discussed.
8th - 11th Social Studies & History 10 Views 10 Downloads
Women on the Wall: A Vietnam Memorial
Students investigate the role of women during the Vietnam War. They conduct Internet research, and create a Chronicle of Women in Vietnam project that could take the form of a journal, PowerPoint presentation, or scrapbook that includes photos, essays, stories, music, and poetry.
9th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Gulf of Tonkin - Prelude to 11 Years of War
Students explore the significance of the Gulf of Tonkin incident. In this Vietnam War lesson, students research selected Internet websites to determine how the incident prompted the United States to become involved in the Vietnam conflict.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 11 Downloads
Man in Conflict - Vietnam and Literature
Eleventh graders analyze the lyrics of protest music. In this Vietnam War lesson, 11th graders examine conflict as they consider the controversial nature of the war as evidenced in song lyrics. Students also consider the Iraq War and its impact on soldiers.
11th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 31 Downloads
The Wall - Reinforcing Activity
Young scholars explore American history by practicing their letter writing. In this Vietnam War lesson, students discuss the conflict in Vietnam and read a book about the war's impact on people in both nations. Young scholars answer study questions about the conflict and write letters to living Vietnam Veterans.
3rd - 7th Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Students view a television program comparing conventional and guerilla warfare. They compare and contrast guerilla movements in Cuba, Vietnam and Afghanistan. Students also consider the American Revolutionary War from the perspective of guerilla warfare.
9th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
Learners reflect on their thoughts about the Vietnam War. In this history lesson, students exhibit all they learned about the Vietnam War by sharing their knowledge through the creation of a portfolio that is shared with their parents.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Interpreting Political Cartoons – Vietnam Era
Eleventh graders explore opinions regarding U.S. involvement in Vietnam. In this primary source analysis lesson plan, 11th graders analyze political cartoons related to the Vietnam War and then respond to the provided discussion questions.
11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 33 Downloads
Cold War Wars
In this Cold War worksheet, learners respond to short answer questions regarding the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Vietnam War, the Korean War, and the Chinese Civil War. There are 5 short answer questions regarding each of the conflicts.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 53 Downloads
A Country Divided: Kent State
Students examine the impact of the Kent State shootings. In this 1960's American history lesson, students access interviews, images, and articles regarding the shooting and its causes. Students discuss how the shootings revealed a deep division within the United States.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads