I can analyze the reasons for US involvement in Vietnam, & I can explain what made the conflict so difficult to win.
Critical Vocabulary: Ho Chi Minh, Viet Minh, Geneva Accords, Domino Effect, Southeast Asia Treaty Organization, Ngo Dinh Diem, Viet Cong, Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, Senator J. William Fullbright, General William Westmoreland, "Tet Offensive," Nixon Doctrine, Henry Kissinger, Ho Chi Minh Trail, Vietnam Moratorium Day, "Silent Majority," My Lai Massacre, Kent State University, "Pentagon Papers," Paris Peace Talks, 26th Amendment
- Background Question: Play the Quizziz Practice #4 game.
- Citizenship Question: What is the capital of Kentucky?
- Bowling Green
- Guided Instruction: The Vietnam War Years
- Reflection Question: How did the Tet Offensive impact American popular opinion about the Vietnam War?
Homework: The Vietnam War
Tentative Test Date: April 27