Lesson Plans
American History 10 3rd Q 11.12 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/05/2012 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
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Origins of the Vietnam War
why did the US get involved with the French in Vietnam
How did the US oppose communism in SE Asia

US involvement grows read 985-991

What caused Johnson to increase troops in Vietnam
students will read about the effect of low morale on American troops an don the home front

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How did the war divide America 992-999

Students will read how the country was divided
What was the Tet offensive and American reaction to it
Students will read about the influence of the 1968 election
assignments are due

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continue with notes for the week on Vietnam

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students will work in class using the laptops to type up information for their project. they can work on the timeline as well