In Uncategorized on February 2, 2017 at 1:09 pm

US History Blended


  • Identify John F. Kennedy’s ideas and dealings with the Cold War.
  • Analyze the Bay of Pigs, Cuban Missile Crisis and Berlin Crisis and their effect on American politics.
  • Analyze the political effect of the Cold War and Kennedy’s failures on American politics.

Bell Ringer:

Work on Political Cartoon Space Race Discussion


  1. Whole Group:  Discuss Political Cartoon
  2. Collab/Indiv:  GV:  Poisoned Dreams or HUAC Hollywood Investigation Disc
  3. Indiv:  McCarthyism CLSAssign
  4. Whole Group:  Preview Summative Essays
  5. Formative Quiz Tom!!!!

IB 20th Century World p. 4


  • Understand what empathy means and evaluate McNamara’s claims for its value and use as a foreign policy tool.
  • Analyze and interpret the most important documents of the missile crisis to gain insight into the policy choices facing U.S. and Soviet leaders.
  • Delineate the values surrounding international efforts to regulate war and analyze the role of bombing in modern warfare.
  • Evaluate the role of ethics and proportionality in warfare and explore a framework for analyzing political violence and war.
  • Investigate the role the film’s structure and form play in its meaning by considering the choices the director made with respect to the film’s genre—history or memoir?

Bell Ringer:

Sit in 5 Assigned Groups


  1. Work on Fog of War Stations/ 3 to go
  2. Submit individual notes at end of each cycle
  3. Homework Vietnam Bio Assign

US History A p. 6


  • Review ideas, terms and concepts related to the Cold War.
  • Identify ideas, terms and concepts related to the Cold War.
  • Analyze the causes and effects which resulted in the start of the Cold War and the methods the US used in that global struggle as well as evaluate their effects on American society.

Bell Ringer:

Log on to Kahoot


  1. Unit 2 Cold War Kahoot
  2. Take Unit 2 Cold War Summative Pt. I Objective
  3. When finished take Unit 2 Cold War Summative Pt. II Essay

US History B p. 7


  • Identify the political positions of each president since 1960.
  • Analyze how they impacted political history through the influence of economic, social and environmental issues.

Bell Ringer:

Sit in new assigned seats


  1. Work on iMovie Ford/Carter/Nixon
  2. Complete At Home Formatives #1-3 by tom!

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