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use of the bomb

 

video -- “The Race”

 

Research Essay is due on Wednesday, May 13th

 

2

finish video -- “The Race”

Lab – research essay topics and (second half of class)

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Lab – research essay topics

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Lab – research essay topics

 

 

 

 

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Test Five

Essay Three is Due

In Focus: World War Two songs from YouTube

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READ: Danzer, Chapter 18 & 19 (pages 600 – 665)

TEST 6 on Monday, April 26th

 video about McCarthy (Listen to speech by McCarthy given in 1954 found at

 http://www.historychannel.com/

InFocus: McCarthy and Murrow

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Essay Topics must be ACCEPTED AND SIGNED BY THIS DATE

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

video – “ The Beat Generation”

Note: Be sure to explore the Unit Six Readings

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Good Friday

No School

L

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 video – “ The Beat Generation”

 

 

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 finish  video – “ The Beat Generation”

finish with reading of “Howl”

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 video – “Making Sense of the Sixties” part one

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

In Focus: Rock from the Fifties

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

 

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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"

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Spring Break

No School

L

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Spring Break

No School

L

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Spring Break

No School

L

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Spring Break

No School

L

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Spring Break

No School

L

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WE’RE BACK

J

Test Six

 

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READ: Danzer, Chapters 20 & 21 (pages 668 – 727)

TEST 7 on Monday, May 11th

organizing your research essay

video – “Eyes on the Prize"

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video – “Eyes on the Prize"

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video – “Eyes on the Prize"