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November 2008

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Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

3

use of the bomb 

video -- “The Race”

4

In-service Day

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5th

 Continue video

6th

Lab – research essay topics and Unit Five Readings

7th

 Lab – research essay topics

10

Test 5

 

In Focus: World War Two songs from YouTube

11

Veteran’s Day

 

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12th

READ: Danzer, Chapter 18 & 19 (pages 604 – 664)

TEST 6 on Friday, November 21

video about McCarthy (Listen to speech by McCarthy given in 1954 found at http://www.historychannel.com)

In Focus: McCarthy and Murrow

 

13th

Essay Three is due

issues of conformity and deviance (Becker’s Theory of Deviance) 

Video  “Leave it to Beaver”

In Focus: Beat Generation

Music – jazz in the early fifties

14th

Essay Topics must be ACCEPTED AND SIGNED BY THIS DATE

video – “ The Beat Generation”

Note: Be sure to explore the Unit Six Readings

 

Research Essay is due on Friday, December 12th

 

17th

finish “The Beat Generation”

finish with reading of “Howl”

18th

 video – “Making Sense of the Sixties” part one

19th

 video – “Making Sense of the Sixties” part one

Music – “non stop bebop”, “My Little Runaway”, “Teen Angel”

InFocus: Rock from the Fifties

20th

video – “Making Sense of the Sixties” part two (new version)

Music – 

Joan Baez, "We Shall Overcome"

Bob Dylan, "Oxford Town" &      "Blowin' in the Wind"

Jan and Dean, "Little Old Lady from Pasadena" & "Ride the Wild Surf"

Phil Ochs, "I Ain't a Marching Anymore"

Bob Dylan, " Hard Rain's A Gonna Fall"

 

21st

Test 6

24th

Organizing your Essay

READ: Danzer, Chapters 20 & 21 (pages 668 – 720)

TEST 7 on Monday, December 8th

video – “Eyes on the Prize”

25th

video – “Eyes on the Prize”

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video – “Eyes on the Prize”

Half Day

JL

 

27

Thanksgiving

 

NO SCHOOL

L

28

NO SCHOOL

DO I NEED TO SPELL IT OUT TO YOU?

L