Lesson Plans
American History 10 Dolven 3rd Q 03.04 Lesson Plans
Week: 02/09/2004 Instructor: Shannon Helgeson Academics
Hand out Study Guide
Open Chapter 28 "Truman: Neither War nor Peace"
-Beginnings of the Cold War
-What is Communism?
-Who is Stalin?
-The Russian threat
Video: Hitler and Stalin: Roots of Evil (45 min)
Quiz #1 (material thus far)
Class Discussion (Ch 28, sec 1)
-Greek Civil War
-Truman Doctrine
-Marshall Plan
-European Recovery Plan
-Point Four Program
Read Ch 28, sec 2 pgs 711-715 for Wednesday
Discussion: "Dealing with a New World"
-Bringing the Boys home/Converting to peacetime
-Atomic Energy Act
-American attitude shift/return to a simpler time?
-Taft-Hartley Act
Video: "The Korean War" (A&E)
Assignment: 5 questions for guest speaker about his tour of duty
in Korea (Due Thursday)
Read 715-720 for Thursday
Collect Chapter 28 worksheets & 5 questions for guest speaker
Discussion: Chapter 28, sec 2
-Truman's "Fair Deal"
-Nuremberg Trials
-What to do with Germany?/Berlin Blockade
-Creation of NATO
-Election of 1948
Video: "The Korean War" (remainder of tape)
Read 721-723 for Monday (To Civil War in Korea)
Guest Speaker - Rod Snyder - Korean War Veteran