Tuesday, June 11, 2013


Thanks for all your dedication, hard work and smiles this year. Remember to study for the final!

Period 5:

Period 6:

Period 7:

Monday, June 3, 2013

Vietnam: Daughter from Danang

Agenda 5/30-6/30:

Students began watching the film Daughter from Danang. They took notes comparing and contrasting American and Vietnamese culture. At the end they wrote a series of letters from the perspectives of the people featured in the film and one from their perspective to the people in the film.

Daughter from Danang Letters - DUE Friday 6/7 - Turn in on a separate piece of paper.

Daughter from Danang:

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Tank Man

Agenda 5/21:
  1. Students compared and contrasted Google and Google China search results.
  2. Students completed viewing Tank Man.
  3. Students began brainstorming to create a political cartoon about Communist China.
Tank Man Political Cartoon - DUE Tuesday 5/28
China and Free Press: Censor It - DUE Thursday 5/23

Tank Man:

Friday, May 17, 2013

Tiananmen Square 1989

Today students began studying the student protests in Tiananmen Square, Beijing in 1989. Students started by comparing and contrasting two paintings of Tianamen. After, they began watching a documentary about the event, The Tank Man [below]. They took notes with this worksheet while they watched.

China and Free Press: Censor It - DUE Thursday 5/23

Tiananmen Square Preview:

The Tank Man:

Watch The Tank Man on PBS. See more from FRONTLINE.