Thursday, February 22, 2024

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What the United States’ successful recovery plan for Western Europe?
    2. What was the Soviet Union’s unsuccessful recovery plan for Eastern Europe?
    3. Over what city was the first conflict of the Cold War?

  2. Clip from The Cold War - OverSimplified (Part 1) Video

  3. Cold War Cools and Thaws
    Use the reading (Canvas) to answer the questions

Wednesday, February 21, 2024

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What part of the United Nations allows all member nations to have a vote?
    2. What part of the United Nations makes decisions such as deploying the peacekeeping forces?

  2. Finish Discussing the Origins of the Cold War
    Take Notes

  3. Who Was Responsible? Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Canvas) to answer the questions

Tuesday, February 20, 2024

  1. Finish Sharing Unit 7 Projects
    For each presentation in your group, you will write down their name, which project they did, and two interesting items from their project, and answer the similar questions for your own project

  2. Unit 8 Overview Video

  3. Discuss the Origins of the Cold War
    Take Notes

Friday, February 16, 2024

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. At what conference did the Allies decide Korea would become independent after the war?
    2. At what conference did the Allies decide to divide Germany after the war?
    3. At what conference did Stalin go back on his promise of free elections in eastern Europe

  2. What is Not Allowed in War? Video

  3. What Happened at the Nuremberg Trials? Video

  4. The Tokyo Trials Video

  5. Share Unit 7 Projects
    For each presentation in your group, you will write down their name, which project they did, and two interesting items from their project, and answer the similar questions for your own project

Thursday, February 15, 2024

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What city saw the Japanese kill 200,00 civilians in China?
    2. What was the name of the Japanese group which experimented on Allied POWs?
    3. Who were the young girls the Japanese forced into sexual slavery?

  2. Review Unit 7: Essential Question #4

  3. Work on Unit 7 Project (Due Tomorrow)

  4. Finish Unit 7 Project (Homework--Due Tomorrow)

Wednesday, February 14, 2024

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the name of the Conventions which established the rules of war?
    2. What German city was firebombed by the Allies?
    3. Who was the Nazi doctor who performed experiments on twins?

  2. World War II Conferences
    Use the information on the worksheet to answer the questions

  3. Work Unit 7 Project (Due Friday)

Tuesday, February 13, 2024

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Where were the Nazi war crimes trials held?
    2. Where were the Japanese war crimes trials held?
    3. What was done with Emperor Hirohito at the end of the war?

  2. Discuss Wartime Atrocities
    Take Notes

  3. Work Unit 7 Project (Due Thursday)

Monday, February 12, 2024

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Who was the head of the SS?
    2. Who was second in command of the SS, who led the Wannsee Conference?
    3. What poison gas was used in the death camps?

  2. Nuremberg and Tokyo Trials
    Use the reading (Canvas) to answer the questions

  3. Work on Unit 7 Project (Due Thursday)

Friday, February 9, 2024

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the name of the conference which came up with Hitler’s “Final Solution”?
    2. What was the most infamous of the death camps?
    3. About how many people died during the Holocaust?

  2. Finish Night and Fog Video
    Answer Questions

  3. Holocaust Primary Source Analysis
    Use the embedded videos and readings to answer the questions (Canvas)

  4. Work Unit 7 Project (Due Thursday, February 15th)

Thursday, February 8, 2024

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Following the success of Germany’s blitzkrieg, what did the United States increase production of?
    2. What was the name of the American project to develop an atomic bomb?
    3. What was the device used by Germany to send encrypted messages?

  2. Review Unit 7: Essential Question #3

  3. Discuss the Holocaust
    Take Notes

  4. Night and Fog Video
    Answer Questions