Wednesday, March 30, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why was the United Nations’ partition plan for Palestine never implemented?
    2. What were the causes and effects of the Camp David Accords?

  2. Finish Discussing Newly Independent States

  3. Unit 8: Chapters 8.4/8.5/8.6 Quiz

Tuesday, March 29, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Algeria achieve its independence?
    2. What role did Gamal Abdel Nasser play in post-World War II Egypt?

  2. Crash Course: Decolonization Video

  3. Discuss Newly Independent States

  4. Finish Work and Study for Tomorrow's Quiz (Homework)

Monday, March 28, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did Mao's Great Leap Forward fail?
    2. What led to the Iranian Revolution of 1979?

  2. Discuss Decolonization After 1900

  3. Partition of India Document Analysis
    Use the documents to answer the questions (Google Classroom)

Friday, March 25, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why did the United States become involved in Vietnam?
    2. What were the causes and effects of the Cuban Missile Crisis?

  2. Discuss the Spread of Communism After 1900

  3. Cultural Revolution Document Analysis
    Use the documents to answer the questions (Google Classroom)

Thursday, March 24, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the causes and effects of the Berlin Blockade?
    2. What were NATO and the Warsaw Pact?

  2. Finish Discussing the Effects of the Cold War

  3. Clips from OverSimplified History: Cold War, Parts 1 and 2 Videos

  4. Unit 8: Chapters 8.2/8.3 Quiz

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How was the United Nations a Cold War “battleground”?
    2. What was containment and how/where was it first applied?

  2. Finish Discussing the Cold War

  3. Clip from History Rocks: The 1960s Music Video
    Space Race

  4. Discuss the Effects of the Cold War

  5. Finish Work and Study for Tomorrow's Quiz (Homework)

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. After 1945, how did the nuclear arms race change?
    2. How did World War II and its aftermath impact decolonization?

  2. Ideology of the Cold War: Capitalism vs Communism Video

  3. Discuss the Cold War

  4. Begin work on Unit 8: Chapter 8.7 Homework (Homework--Due Tuesday April 5th or Wednesday, April 6th)

  5. Begin work on Unit 8: Chapter 8.8 Homework (Homework--Due Tuesday April 5th or Wednesday, April 6th)

  6. Begin work on Unit 8: Chapter 8.9 Homework (Homework--Due Tuesday April 5th or Wednesday, April 6th)

Monday, March 21, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What events during World War II helped cause the Cold War?
    2. What were the statuses of the United States and the Soviet Union when they emerged from World War II?

  2. Finish Discussing Setting the Stage for the Cold War and Decolonization

  3. Unit 8: Chapter 8.1 Quiz

  4. Unit 8: Chapter 8.1 Classwork
    Using your knowledge and the included documents, answer the questions (Google Classroom)

  5. Begin work on Unit 8 Homework (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)

Friday, March 18, 2022

  1. Night and Fog Video

  2. Discuss Setting the Stage for the Cold War and Decolonization

  3. Finish Work and Study for Monday's Quiz (Homework)

  4. Begin work on Unit 8: Chapter 8.4 Homework (Homework--Due Wednesday, March 30th)

  5. Begin work on Unit 8: Chapter 8.5 Homework (Homework--Due Wednesday, March 30th)

  6. Begin work on Unit 8: Chapter 8.6 Homework (Homework--Due Wednesday, March 30th)

Thursday, March 17, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How does what China is doing to the Uyghurs meet the definition of genocide?
    2. What has the government of Myanmar been doing to the Rohingya?

  2. Unit 7 Test

  3. Begin work on Unit 8: Chapter 8.1 Homework (Homework--Due Monday, March 21st)

  4. Begin work on Unit 8: Chapter 8.2 Homework (Homework--Due Thursday, March 24th)

  5. Begin work on Unit 8: Chapter 8.3 Homework (Homework--Due Thursday, March 24th)

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the influenza epidemic of 1918-1920 affect World War I and the world?
    2. What were the causes and effects of the Wannsee Conference?

  2. Unit 7 Long Essay Question Test

  3. Finish Work and Study for Tomorrow's Test (Homework)

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the effects of Pol Pot and the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia?
    2. What caused the Rwandan Genocide?

  2. Finish Discussing Mass Atrocities

  3. Unit 7: Chapters 7.8/7.9 Quiz

  4. Study for Tomorrow's LEQ Essay Test (Homework)

Monday, March 14, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What is a genocide?
    2. What led to the Armenian Genocide?

  2. Continue Discussing Mass Atrocities

  3. Finish Work and Study for Tomorrow's Quiz (Homework)

Friday, March 11, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why was Midway the turning point battle in the Pacific?
    2. How and why did the war in the Pacific end?

  2. Crash Course: World War II, A War For Resources Video

  3. Discuss Mass Atrocities

Thursday, March 10, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How was Germany able to defeat France so quickly?
    2. Why was Stalingrad the turning point battle in Europe?

  2. WW2 - OverSimplified (Part 2) Video

  3. Unit 7: Chapters 7.6/7.7 Quiz

Wednesday, March 9, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Hitler repeatedly violate the Treaty of Versailles, and how did the former Allies respond?
    2. What were the causes and effects of the Nazi-Soviet Nonaggression Pact?

  2. Finish Discussing Conducting World War II

  3. Finish WW2 - OverSimplified (Part 1) Video

  4. Finish Work and Study for Tomorrow's Quiz (Homework)

Tuesday, March 8, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. After becoming chancellor in 1932, how did Hitler become the dictator of Germany?
    2. How did Hitler begin targeting Germany’s Jewish population?

  2. Finish Discussing the Causes of World War II

  3. WW2 - OverSimplified (Part 1) Video

  4. Discuss Conducting World War II

Monday, March 7, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What caused the Spanish Civil War?
    2. What caused the Chinese Civil War?

  2. Why is "Guernica" So Shocking? Video

  3. Discuss the Causes of World War II

Friday, March 4, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What happened to former Ottoman territories after the war?
    2. How did Gandhi go about pursuing independence for India from Britain?

  2. Finish Discussing Unresolved Tensions After World War I

  3. Gandhi: Human Rights Activist Video

  4. Unit 7: Chapters 7.4/7.5 Quiz

  5. Armistice Document Analysis
    Use the documents to fill out the chart and answer the questions (Google Classroom)

Thursday, March 3, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Joseph Stalin transform the Soviet Union?
    2. What was Benito Mussolini’s philosophy of fascism?

  2. Finish Discussing the Economy in the Interwar Period

  3. Discuss Unresolved Tensions After World War I

  4. Finish Work and Study for Tomorrow's Quiz (Homework)

Wednesday, March 2, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the Treaty of Versailles and, then, the Great Depression economically punish Germany?
    2. What were the causes and results of the Russian Civil War?

  2. Continue Discussing the Economy in the Interwar Period

  3. Begin work on Unit 7: Chapter 7.8 Homework (Homework--Due Tuesday, March 15th)

  4. Begin work on Unit 7: Chapter 7.9 Homework (Homework--Due Tuesday, March 15th)

Tuesday, March 1, 2022

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the disagreement between Wilson and Clemenceau/Lloyd George at the Paris Peace Conference?
    2. How did the Treaty of Versailles punish Germany?

  2. Discuss the Economy in the Interwar Period