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Gulf of Tonkin - Prelude to 11 Years of War
Students explore the significance of the Gulf of Tonkin incident. In this Vietnam War lesson plan, 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
Students 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. Students 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
Students 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
Cold War Wars
In this Cold War worksheet, students 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
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
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
The pros and cons of war are discussed in this social studies lesson. First, your class will listen to protest music from the 1960's, then they are given copies of a double-Venn diagram. Divided into groups, they must collect information from a variety of sources on war.
6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
The Early Cold War: 1947-1970
With a combination of images, maps, and valuable information, this presentation is a strong resource for a history class that is coming out of a WWII unit and into a Cold War unit. Some points are outlined for students, while others are referenced only as images and depend on teacher and class discussion to be substantiated.
9th - 11th Social Studies & History 21 Views 147 Downloads
The Things They Carried: The Plot Structure
Why does Tim O'Brien arrange his stories as he does? Why mention the death of several of the soldiers before detailing the events? Readers are asked to consider whether the arrangement of the stories contributes to O'Brien's presentation of truth as shifting and nebulous or detracts from it.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Stars and Stripes Forever: Researching Veteran's Day and Historical Events
Sixth graders research Veteran's Day and wars that affected the United States. In this research lesson, 6th graders work in small groups to create an oral presentation based on Internet and conventional research. They complete bibliographies and bookmarks for research materials.
6th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 46 Downloads
Vietnam and the Long-Term Effects of War
High schoolers examine the aftermath of war. In this Vietnam War lesson, students consider the implications of war as they analyze the image Siege of An Loc, South Vietnam. High schoolers discuss the causes of the war and the outcome prior to investigating leftover shells and landmines that are still present in Vietnam.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 19 Downloads
The Tet Offensive and the Vietnam War
Students comprehend how the United States became involved in what one historian called the quagmire. Students identify and analyze the importance of the Tet Offensive in turning American public opinion against the Vietnam War. Students identify how the Vietnam War is still a vital part of American life and culture.
Higher Ed Social Studies & History 4 Views 22 Downloads
Korean And Vietnam Conflicts: Similarities And Differences
Eighth graders study the historical significance of the Korean and Vietnam Wars in this unit of study. They investigate the different ideologies that were involved and examine the effect of the wars on local veterans.
8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download