• Cold War Lesson Plans

    Monday, May 2nd, 2021

    Activity:

    1. Review WWII in Europe
    • Animated WWII PPT
    1. End the War in the Pacific PPT
    • Decision to Drop the Bomb video 

    HW:None

     

    Tuesday, May 3rd, 2022

    Activity:

    1. Background to the Schindler’s List Video PPT
    • Discuss why the Jews were targeted
    1. Watch Schindler’s List (30 Min)

    HW: None

     

    Wednesday, May 4th, 2022

    Activity:

    1. Background to the Schindler’s List Video PPT
    • Discuss why the Jews were targeted
    1. Watch Schindler's List (35 Min)

    HW: None



    Thursday, May 5th, 2022

    Activity:

    1. Watch Schindler’s List (45 Min)

    HW: None



    Friday, May 6th, 2022

    Activity:

    1. Watch Schindler’s List (45 Min)

    HW: None



    Monday, May 9th, 2022

    Activity:

    1. Finish watch Schindler’s List
    • Finish the Reflection Sheet

    HW: None

     

    Tuesday, May 10th, 2022

    Activity:

    1. Intro to the Cold War PPT (Ideological Differences, Iron Curtain, Truman Doctrine, Marshall Plan, NATO, Warsaw Pact)

    HW: Complete NATO / Warsaw Pact Map Activity due Thursday

             Read Ch. 17, Sec. #1 

             Reading Questions due tomorrow

     

    Wednesday, May 11th, 2022

    Activity:

    1 Cold War PPT (Division of Germany, Berlin Wall and the Berlin Airlift)

    HW: Complete Korean War Map Activity

     

    Thursday, May 12th, 2021

    Activity:

    1. Cold War in Asia (China, Korea and Vietnam)
    2. Vietnam War Song Analysis

    HW: None

     

    Friday, May 13th, 2021

    Activity:

    1. U2 Spy Plane Incident Reading (Google Form)
    2. Space Race (Sputnik, U-2 Incident, Arms Race, Red Scare)

    HW: Read Ch. 17, Sec. # 4 and answer the questions

             Hand out the Study Guide 

     

    Monday, May 16th, 2022

    Activity:

    1. Bay of Pigs, Cuban Missile Crisis
    2. Look at Nuke Map Website
    3. Watch the videos of “Duck and Cover" and Public School Air Raid Drills)

    HW: Read Ch. 19, Sec. #3 and #4 and answer the questions

     

    Tuesday, May 17th, 2022

    Activity:

    1. De-escalation (SALT, Glasnost, Afghanistan, Berlin Wall Falls, German Reunification)
    2. Fall of Empires Reading (Google Form)

    HW: Study for the Cold War Quiz

             Complete Missing Assignments







    Wednesday, May 18th, 2022

    Activity:

    1. Cnn Student News
    2. Cold War Tensions Activity

     

    HW: Complete missing assignments

             Study for the Cold War Test



    Thursday, May 19th, 2022

    Activity:

    1. CNN Student News
    2. Play Cold War Kahoot

    HW: Complete missing assignments

             Study for the Cold War Test



    Friday, May 20th, 2022

    Activity:

    1. Cold War Test
    2. CNN Student News

    HW: None



    Monday, May 23rd, 2022

    Activity:

    1. CNN Student News
    2. Discuss the War in Ukraine

    HW: None

     

    Tuesday, May 24th, 2022

    Activity:

    1. CNN Student News
    2. War on Terrorism / Osama Bin Laden
    • Biography

    HW: None

     

    Wednesday, May 25th, 2022

    Activity:

    1. CNN Student News
    2. War on Terrorism / Osama Bin Laden
    • Biography

    HW: None



    Thursday, May 26th, 2022

    Activity:

    1. CNN Student News
    2. Google Form on Connecting War in Ukraine to the Fall of the Soviet Union

         Google Form on the War on Terror Reflection 

    HW: None