Tuesday, July 14, 2009

World History Summer School 7/14

In Class - Discuss homework (four political cartoons) and their significance to World War II. Turn in homework (library political cartoons). Continue with our study of World War II. Group work over packet. Briefly discuss the Holocaust, World War II Propaganda, and the War in the Pacific including the dropping of the atomic bombs at Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Video clips of "Flags of Our Father" and its significance to the Battle at Iwo Jima. Video: Hiroshima (extra credit on the test). Be able to discuss the implications of dropping the bomb and the decision made by President Truman.

Homework - Study for test over World War II. This will be first thing tomorrow morning. Study the review sheet that was given to you last Wednesday. Know this review sheet, and you will do fine on the test.

Extra Credit due on Thursday.

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