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Aim all classes: DBQ essay test on the Great Depression today in class.

Great Depression DBQ

Honors Great Depression DBQ

Enduring Issues Essay (New Regents Format 2017)


All Classes Homework: Read the information in the Modern Times Core Curriculum Essay handout. Not done in 2017

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Aim All Classes: Charlie Chaplin Modern Times. How did the effects of technology in the 1920s compare to today?

 

 

All Classes Modern Times writing assignment. Modern Times Paragraph Due Friday 2/3

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Aim All Classes: Charlie Chaplin Modern Times. How did the effects of technology in the 1920s compare to today? (end of movie, essay writing begins today)

All Classes Homework: Complete the WWII Homework 1 in Google Classroom. Due Monday 2/06

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Aim All Classes: Charlie Chaplin Modern Times. How do the effects of technology in the 1920s compare to today?
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Aim All Classes: Charlie Chaplin Modern Times Essay. How did the effects of technology in the 1920s compare to today?

Dust Bowl Presentation Period 1 and 2

The completed essay will be handed in today.

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Aim: All Classes: WWII the Rise of Dictators.

The Rise of Dictators Stations Handout.

Gerald Ford Japanese Internment Speech, Reading and Worksheet

WWII Google Presentation: The Rise of Dicators.

Disney Cartoon: Hitler's Children

Hitler's Children You Tube Link

The Treaty of Verssailles
Fascism 
Mussilini
Hitler
Nazi Party and antisemitism
Stalin
Tojo and Emperor Hirohito

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Aim: All Classes: Why did the German people follow Hitler?

Movie: The Wave
YouTube High Quality Video

Students will use the following video question guide to take notes for their essay.
The Wave Questioning Guide

 

 

 

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Aim: All Classes: Why did the German people follow Hitler?

Movie: We will finish the movie today and begin the paragraph.


The Wave YouTube Link

 

All Classes Homework: Work on the readings and taking notes to write the following essay in class. The Wave Essay: Why did the German People Follow Adolf Hitler? Handout The completed essay is due Friday 2/10

Google Presentation Essay: Why do people become Nazis? with videos and links that can be used as additional material to write the Wave Essay

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Aim: All Classes: How did the Nazis use Propaganda to Undermine Support for the Jewish People?

 

 

 

 

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Aim: All Classes: What were the Main Causes of WWII in Europe?

 

 

 

All Classes Homework: Complete the WWII Homework 2: War Begins in Google Classroom Due Monday 2/13

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Aim: All Classes: How did Germany take Europe so quickly at the start of WWII?.

The Causes of WWII Google Presentation

Should the U.S. Get Involved in WWII? Google Presentation

The Causes of WWII: Alternate Presentation

The Causes of WWII Worksheet

Cartoon: The Ducktators 

The Ducktators You Tube Link

WWII Geography Maps Worksheet

European Geography and Maps
Hitler on the March
Appeasment 
The Munich Conference
Soviet-German Non-Agression Pact
Blitzkrieg
The Maginot Line
Denmark, Norway and Dunkirk
The Invasion of Poland and the start of WWII
The Battle of Britain

All Classes Homework: Complete the WWII Homework 3: On the Home Front in Google Classroom Due Wednesday 2/15

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Aim: All Classes: How did Germany take Europe so quickly at the start of WWII?

America in the 20th Century WWII: The Road to War

America in the 20th Century WWII: The World at War

America in the 20th Century Teachers Guide

The Causes of WWII Alternate Google Presentation

WWII Google Presentation: The War Begins in Europe

WWII Handout Notes and Map

WWII in Europe: The Allies Turn the Tide Google Presentation

Video: Seinfeld on SNL

Seinfeld on SNL Teaching History. NBC Link

Seinfeld School Tube Link

Neutrality Acts 
The Lend-Lease Act 
The Atlantic Charter
Bases for Destroyers Pact 
The Election of 1940
Japanese Threat
The Attack on Pearl Harbor and the U.S. enters the war.

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Aim: World War II Begins in Europe. Should the U.S. get involved in WWII?

Group Stations Handouts

Group Stations Notes Handout

Handout FDR Prepares the U.S. & the Japanese Threat

PowerPoint: Turning the Tide in Europe

Video: Seinfeld on SNL

Seinfeld Link

Interactive America Responds to the War in Europe

Pearl Harbor Interactive

The War in Europe
Blitzkrieg
The Maginot Line
Soviet German Non-Aggression Pact 
Denmark, Norway and Dunkirk
The Invasion of Poland and the start of WWII
The Battle of Britain
Neutrality Acts 
The Lend-Lease Act 
The Atlantic Charter
Bases for Destroyers Pact 
The Election of 1940
Japanese Threat
The Attack on Pearl Harbor and the U.S. enters the war.

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Aim: All Classes WWII America on the Home Front. With the ednd of isolation, how was America changed on the homefront?

WWII America on the Home Front Google Presentation

Google Presentation WWII at Home (propaganda posters)

The Fort Ontario Refugee Center

The Brooklyn Navy Yard
The end of isolationism
Government control of the economy and war production.
Paying for the war. Taxes and War bonds. 
Rationing
Women and minorities in WWII
Rosie the Riveter
Tuskegee Airmen
Japanese American Internment Camps
Korematsu v. U.S.

Music of WWII 
The Rosie the Riveter Song

Pearl Harbor Blues

Goodbye Mama I'm Off to Yokohama 

We're Gonna Have to Slap that Dirty Little Jap

All Classes Homework: Complete the WWII Homework 4: Turning Points in the War in Europe and the Holocaust in Google Classroom Due Monday 2/27

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Aim: All Classes WWII America on the Home Front, Civil rights lost while everyone pitches in. What role did minorities play during WWII?

WWII on the Homefront: Propaganda, Internment and Minorities Google Presentation

CRQ Document Analysis: The Changing Role of Women and Minorities During WWII.

Japanese American Internment, Inquiry Based Lesson. Should Freedom Be Sacrificed in the Name of National Security? Engage NY

Japanese American Internment Camps
Korematsu v. U.S.
Navajo Codetalkers  

The Century: America's Time- 1941-1945: Homefront ABC News

Video Bugs Bunny Buy War Bonds Today

Bugs Bunny Nips the Nips

Bugs Bunny Herr meets Hare

Disney Cartoon: Der Fuehrers Face 

Der Fuehrers Face You Tube Link

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Aim: All Classes: The War in Europe, Africa. What were the key turning points in the war in Europe?

WWII Turning the Tide in Europe Google Presentation

Invasion of Italy
Air War Over Germany
Tide Turns in Europe
Leningrad
Stalingrad
D-Day
Battle of the Bulge
FDR dies
V-E Day

All Classes Homework: Complete the WWII Homework 5: War in the Pacific in Google Classroom Due Tuesday 2/28

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Aim: All Classes: The War in Europe Ends, on to the Pacific. What steps did the United States take to win the war in the Pacific?

WWII in the Pacific and the End of the War Google Presentation

WWII Battles Handout

Island Hopping
The Manhattan Project 
The Atomic Bomb
Nuremburg Trials 
Japan Surrenders
VJ Day

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Aim All Classes: Understanding the Jewish Experience in Nazi Germany. What was the Holocaust and was justice served for crimes against humanity?

Video: The Children of the Holocaust

The Holocaust Photos: Google Presentation

Holocaust SmartNotebook

News Articles: Comparing and Contrasting the Issue of the Holocaust Over Time Handout.

Kristallnacht
Concentration Camps
The Final Solution
Auschwitz
Antisemitism
The Nuremburg Trials


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Aim all Classes: How should we remember the dropping of the atomic bomb?

Reading: The Manhatttan Project

Trinity and Beyond Videos

Video: Days that Shook the World: Hiroshima


 

 

 

All Classes Homework: Test Review Sheet due Wednesday 3/8

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Aim all Classes: How should we remember the dropping of the atomic bomb?

Online Research Project: Truman Hero or Villain?

UK National Archives project link

Video: ABC News. Hiroshima, Why the Bomb was Dropped.

 

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