Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Wednesday, February 13, 2019, United States History: 12.4 Two Nations Living on the Edge


Into 5 minutes: Standards, Objectives, Agenda, Attendance, and Pledge of Allegiance
Standards: 11.4.6, 11.7.7, 11.7.8, 11.8.4, 11.8.5, 11.9.1, 11.9.2, 11.9.3, 11.9.4, 11.9.5, 11.9.6, 11.11.2, CST1, HREP.3, HI.2, HI.4
Objectives: SWBAT
  • Define the containment policy of the United States during the Cold War era.
  • Discuss how the United States supported its allies during the Berlin Crisis.
  • Describe how the Cold War guided policies in Asia.
  • Analyze the events of the Korean War.
EQ: Did anyone win the Cold War?
Objectives: SWBAT
  • Describe President Eisenhower's plans to revamp the U.S. military.
  • Explain Eisenhower's diplomatic strategy of brinkmanship.
  • Evaluate the American efforts to continue containing Communist growth around the world.
  • Analyze the tensions that remained between the Soviet Union and the United States.
Warm Up 10 minutes: Prepare for quiz
Quiz 30 minutes: Students take quiz 
Enrichment 15 minutes: 12.4 Nevada Test Site
  1. Please Respond to writing Prompt
Lecture 20 minutes: 12.4 Two Nations Living on the Edge
Primary Source Analysis 25 minutes:
  1. Listen to Eisenhower's Speech and Bob Dylan's Song.
  2. What is the message of the speech and the song in your opinion?
  3. How are they both similar and different?
  4. When were each given?
  5. What are your feelings on this topic?
Activity 20 minutes: Enrichment 12.4 Plans for a Fallout Shelter
  1. Please create a plan for a fallout shelter.
Closing 5 minutes: Review Objectives



Saturday, February 9, 2019

Monday, February 11, 2019, United States History: 12.3 The Cold War at Home


Into 5 minutes: Standards, Objectives, Agenda, Attendance, and Pledge of Allegiance
Standards: 11.4.6, 11.7.7, 11.7.8, 11.8.4, 11.8.5, 11.9.1, 11.9.2, 11.9.3, 11.9.4, 11.9.5, 11.9.6, 11.11.2, CST1, HREP.3, HI.2, HI.4
Objectives: SWBAT
  • Define the containment policy of the United States during the Cold War era.
  • Discuss how the United States supported its allies during the Berlin Crisis.
  • Describe how the Cold War guided policies in Asia.     
  • Analyze the events of the Korean War.

EQ: Did anyone win the Cold War?
Warm Up 15 minutes: Work on Quiz Study Guide
Activity 20 minutes: Enrichment 12.3 Invasion of the Body Snatchers
  • Please complete activity 


Assessment 30 minutes: 12.3 #1-5 P. 599
Project 20 minutes
Closing 5 minutes: Review Objectives.