Archive for September, 2008

Fall of Poland

Tuesday, September 23, 2008 14:52 No Comments

Startup 9/23 What event started World War II? Today in class we reviewed the invasion of Poland. We watched some video clips illustrating this invasion. We then read about and discuss the fall of France. Again, we watched some video clips and discussed: the problems the French army had prior to the war, the problems […]

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Hitler’s Lightning War

Monday, September 22, 2008 12:40 No Comments

Startup 9/22 Why do you think Hitler had his photograph taken with this little girl? Today in class we reviewed the multiple choice worksheet you completed for homework over the weekend. We then began reading “Hitler’s Lightning War”. We discussed the invasion of Poland and what blitzkrieg was. HOMEWORK: Create the notes outline for the […]

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Pre-War review

Friday, September 19, 2008 14:53 No Comments

Due to today’s shortened schedule, there was no start-up Today in class you were given a multiple choice worksheet that deals with all the material we have discussed so far. You should be able to answer the questions by just refering to your notes. If you cannot, then there are some notes you need to […]

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Concluding pre-war notes

Thursday, September 18, 2008 13:49 No Comments

Startup 9/18 How did appeasement help Hitler? Today in class we reviewed the notes you took on yesterday’s reading. You were then assigned review questions at the end of the first section of the packet. Any questions you did not finishing answering in class is homework. HOMEWORK: Answer the following questions on page 920 on […]

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Aggressors Invade Nations

Wednesday, September 17, 2008 11:04 No Comments

Startup 9/17 What group seized power in Japan during The Great Depression? Today in class we reviewed the notes you took for homework. We then read and took notes on “European Aggressors on the March”. Your homework is to read and take notes on the last part of the reading “Democratic Nations Try to Preserve […]

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