Our Goal for This Week Athens High School Our goal for this week is to understand the political and economic transition that occurred between WWII and the Cold War. Ensure Learning Today— Inspire Learning Tomorrow What’s Special This Week April 20-24 Our study of the cold war jumps in time from the 1940’s to the 1980’s. Use the timeline on the back of your TTT packet to keep track of events. Weekly Study Tip Use the TTT study packets to begin studying. Use an extra sheet of paper with the themes and terms to cover the analysis and definitions to test your knowledge. Mr. Flessa What is ASSIGNED Looking Forward “I got my Vladimir’s mixed up.”—Nufer firstname.lastname@example.org www.mrflessa.com “I get to drug people…it’s awesome!”—Dang Monday 20 Tuesday 21 Wednesday 22 Thursday 23 Friday 24 Review of the Assignment Calendar In-Class DBQ Breakdown on the Atomic Bomb The Red Scare The Korean War The Affluent Society The Berlin Wall Wrap up our discussion of the cold war 1950’s Culture—the Birth of Pop Culture Sock Hop The Correspondence of Ernie Pyle Primary Document Reading Activity The End of the War Effects of the Atomic Bomb—Photo Essay The Space Race Beginning of the Cold War The Bay of Pigs American Issues 25.125.2 Crisis in Asia The Affluent Society How to answer short answer questions AFTER SCHOOL STUDY SESSION Atomic Bomb DBQ Annotations Cold War TTT Part 1 Cold War Worksheet AI 2.53-25.6 Worksheet Read American Issues 23.7 Use the Powerpoint presentation on the Cold War to complete Part 1 of the TTT Packet View the Cold War Videos posted to the website and complete the accompanying worskheet Read American Issues 25.3-25.6 and complete the accompanying worksheet Read Chapter 31.1: Expanding the Liberal State and complete 31.1 in the TTT Packet Truman’s Decision to Drop the Atomic Bomb and the DBQ 1950’s Field day Cold War TTT Packet The Atomic Bomb Video What is DUE What we will be doing in class Assignment Calendar Quotes of the Week AFTER SCHOOL STUDY SESSION packet. Annotate the packet and come to class ready to discuss. Next week we will discuss the 1960’s, the Vietnam War, and the 1970’s. On Monday you will be assigned a project due next Friday…you will also have interim assignments so make sure you work on the project a little bit every day. We will be having a practice test on Saturday May 8th at 8:00 am until 11:00 am at Athens.