Mrs. Wilson's History Festivus

United States History II

Letter From a Birmingham Jail

May18

Letter From a Birmingham Jail Quotes

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JFK Assassination

May16

Read the following and then complete the JFK Assassination bracket.

Kennedy Assassination Theories

 

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Cold War Group Quiz

May12

Cold War rubric

Use any of the resources available on the back table to create a 3D model of you chosen topic. Be thorough, be creative and appropriate!

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Vietnam War Guided Notes

May2

Look at each of the following pictures and answer the questions below…

Vietnam photos

  1. What is happening in this photograph?
  2. What objects are in the photo?
  3. What questions does this photograph raise in your mind?
  4. How might you categorize this photograph? (such as battle tactics, weapons, tanks, or jungle warfare.)

Click on the link below for the information for guided notes.

Vietnam Guided Notes

 

 

 

 

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Interview with a Korean Soldier

April28

Korean War Solider Interview

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Oral History report update

April28

Oral history update B2

Oral history update B4

Oral history update A2

 

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Rosenbergs

April26

Julius and Ethel Rosenberg are executed in 1953

Ethel Rosenberg’s conviction in new doubt

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April26

United Nations Reading

 

United Nations Questions

 

Directions: Use the reading about the United Nations and answer the questions. Be sure to answer in complete sentences.

 

  1. Why did the United States never join the League of Nations?
  1. Who suggested the term “United Nations”?
  1. Who were the 5 permanent members (counties) on the Security Council?
  1. What power did these 5 members have? What did that power do?
  1. What two types of powers were composed of on the Security Council that had the veto power?
  1. What was the purpose of the United Nations (list 2 reasons)?

7. In President Truman’s speech, he says “you have won victory             against” against what have the countries won victory over?

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Post WWII political cartoons

April24

Post WWII political cartoons

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Post WWII map instructions

April18

Cold War Division Map instructions

 

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