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11/29/2018 - The Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall

Watch this video The Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall then answer the following questions in a short 2 minute video. Use the worksheet I passed out in class to help you organize your thoughts first (script) before creating your video.

1. What was the Iron Curtain?

2. Why did the Soviets build the Berlin wall? What was it’s purpose?

3. What factors lead up to the Berlin Wall falling?

4. Reflect on your learning, talk about two things you learned from this assignment.

The passwork is FlipGrid now Click Here to go to the Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall flip grid assignment.

This assignment is due December 7, 2018!

11/8/2018 - The Rise and Fall of the Inca

Watch this video The Rise and Fall of the Inca then answer the following questions in a short 90 second video. Use the worksheet to help you organize your thoughts first before creating your video.

1. What event triggered the formation of the Inca Empire?

2. What events caused the fall of the Inca Empire?

3. The Spanish conquered the Inca’s and created an empire, but the Inca’s had conquered the other native people to create their own empire. In your opinion are empires good or bad? State two reasons to support your opinion.

The password is FlipGrid now Click Here to go to the Rise and Fall of the Inca flip grid.

This assignmet is due November 16, 2018! This is your first project of the second quarter.

10/5/2018 - Columbus Day 

Watch this video https://youtu.be/GD3dgiDreGc then answer the following questions in a short 90 second video. You may want to organize your thoughts first before creating your video.

1. In the video it was mentioned that myths and traditions should be honored and respected. Do you believe that Columbus Day is a tradition that should continue to be honored? Explain.

2. Why might Native Americans living today be uncomfortable with Columbus Day as it has been celebrated through most of the 20th century?

3. Do humanity’s moral standards change with time, or are there certain things that would shock people in any era?

The password is FlipGrid now CLICK HERE to go to the Columbus Day Flip Grid and create your video! 

This assignment is due Friday October 12, 2018!

 

 

document The Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall   --  Use this worksheet to organize your thoughts, like a script.
document The Rise and Fall of the Inca   --  Use this worksheet to organize your thoughts.
document Columbus Flip Grid   --  Use this worksheet to help organize your thoughts before making your flip grid.