Current Events Assignment: TRUMP

  Explain how the following terms are connected to President Donald J. Trump: pandering: freedom of press: fake news: ____________________________________________________________________________ conspiracy theory: state media: authoritarianism: ___________________________________________________________________________________ Judge Curiel: Independent Judiciary: Muslim Ban: ___________________________________________________________________________________ propaganda Public trust in government / media / business / Judiciary Impeachment…

Navajo Code Talkers

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WWII Stories Questions

Comparative Cultures Pearl Harbor  How would the events of WWII be different if Japan did not attack Pearl Harbor?  Use specific events and factual support to back up your argument. Desmond Doss Desmond Doss believed that killing was wrong but he saved people so they…

Learning about the stories of WWII

Find an anecdote from WWII.  It can range from an individual persons story that ties into larger themes from the war to a major military action such as Operation Valkyrie or D-day.  You may review a movie documentary, novel on non fiction book.  You could…

Some tips on making your presentations interesting…

https://blog.prezi.com/8-ways-to-make-your-presentation-more-interactive/ https://www.forbes.com/forbes/welcome/?toURL=https://www.forbes.com/sites/work-in-progress/2014/01/28/five-easy-tricks-to-make-your-presentation-interactive/&refURL=https://www.google.ca/&referrer=https://www.google.ca/ This Ted Talk explains how to encompass story into your presentations:

20th Century History: Axis and Allies Presentation

5 Bonus Work Habits points awarded if presented on Friday. Goal of your Project: Explore your country leading up to WWII. Use these questions to guide your exploration: What developments in government have occurred after WWI? What developments in the economy have occurred after WWI?…

20th Century History Exam 1 Review Questions

Essay Question Option #2 What conditions led to the rise of totalitarianism in pre WWII Russia, Italy, and Germany? Find present day parallels. There is one example on the video on the post below. You should be able to find others. Return of Extreme Politics…..play…

Rise of Totalitarianism

Use the Prezi and the video at the end of the Prezi to complete work sheet posted below https://prezi.com/bk1ep7ejlh3i/the-rise-of-totalitarianism/

American Gun Debate

Research Guide on Debate: http://researchguides.library.vanderbilt.edu/pubpol3/guncontrol