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The Khmer Rouge
Students examine life in Cambodia and Vietnam from 1975-1979, Pol Pot and the Khmer Rouge. They discuss how an otherwise peaceful society could allow such events to take place and write a short paper and complete a culminating project.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 17 Downloads
Tonkin Gulf Incident
Eleventh graders investigate the Tonkin Gulf Incident. In this Vietnam War lesson, 11th graders conduct research of primary sources about the incident, analyze the sequence of events related to the incident, and decide whether the U.S. reaction to the incident was justified.
11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
Evolution of Mass Media after 1920
Eleventh graders study the importance of media through American History. In this American History lesson, 11th graders develop teamwork skills discovering information regarding an assigned time period. Students predict and analyze the impact of media in history and today.
11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 9 Downloads
How to Analyze a Primary Source
Ninth graders examine different types of primary sources. In this Social Studies lesson plan, 9th graders participate in an activity that makes them use higher level thinking skills. Students complete worksheets on primary sources.
9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
Students view a video clip on Vietnam war veterans. They discuss the video on Vietnam War veterans. Students use the veterans statements about the war to relate it to the decrease in support for the war. They read section 3, and discuss the loss of credibility of the Johnson administration.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Assessing Attitudes about the Vietnam War
Eighth graders compare and contrast songs from the Vietnam Era. In this primary source analysis worksheet, 8th graders analyze the lyrics of "The Ballad of the Green Berets," and "I-Feel-Like-I'm-Fixin'-to-Die-Rag." Students discuss their findings.
8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Drums of War
Learners research the political climate prior to major American wars of the past, then reflect on the current call for power to confront Iraq. They create posters using newspaper articles and headlines to highlight the major opinions of that time.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 10 Views 34 Downloads
Give Peace a Chance
Students research protest songs of the Vietnam War era. They search for information on the artists and motivation for the lyrics. They interview people who remember the music from that era and bring back information they found.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 14 Views 40 Downloads
Discovering Dynamic Decades
Tenth graders prepare a report on the social, cultural, and political elements of the 40's and 60's. They interview their parents and grandparents and conduct additional research. They prepare PowerPoint presentations comparing/contrasting the two eras.
10th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
1968: Year of Social Change and Turning Point in Vietnam and the United States
Eleventh graders examine the year 1968 in Vietnam and the United States. They work together to research events which they create a timeline. They also read primary source documents of veterans of the Vietnam War.
11th Social Studies & History 11 Views 39 Downloads
Vietnam and the Long-term Effect of War
Students examine the effects of war on civilians. In this Vietnam War lesson plan, students research and discuss the reasons the Vietnam War began, why America became involved, and what some of the long-term effects of this war were.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 14 Downloads