November Daily Assignments

November 2nd and November 4th

Daily Writing Prompt: The Great Pyramid of Giza (Egypt) was built 4500 years ago. Scientists have receintly found a hidden chamber inside using new”xray” techniques. What will they find inside?  Feliz dia de los Muertos

Lecture: Progress of WW2 late 1942

Video: Operation Torch: The fight in North Africa.

 

November 6th and November 7th

Daily Writing Prompt: Convicted felons and people who have Dishonorable Discharges from the military are not allowed to purchase or possess firearms. Should the persons who sell/give firearms to these felons be held criminally responsible? WHY?

Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZPP0ae2zrXY&t=14s

Lecture: WWll on the Homefront.

 

November 9th and November 10th

Daily Writing Prompt: (November 9th) Why do you think 150,000 Japanese Americans were sent to internment camps during WW2, while only 11,000 German Americans were detained?

Videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lYIAt-1fDU8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3wFXmC-u4SE

Lecture: WW2 battles in the Pacific and in Europe

 

November 13th and November 14th

Daily Writing Prompt: Define the term “Ssabre rattling” How do you think it applies to our (U.S.) relationship with North Korea?

Videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ThUttaXnTi8&t=6s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-bogN0V8RM&t=782s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YIgpluBCzpI&t=11s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5CXmxtxj4ds&t=83s

Lecture: D-day, Saipan and Battle of the Bulge

 

November 15th and November 16th

Daily Writing Prompt: On Tuesday of this week there was another mass shooting in Northern California. What is your idea to help stop these events?

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fwmFBQZq9Z0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXTK92m8NtY&t=2172s

Lecture: Battle for Iwo Jima, Okinawa, Germany and Japan surrender.

 

November 20th and November 21st

World War 2 Test

 

November 27th and November 28st

Review and correct World War 2 test

 

November 30th and December 1st

Daily Writing Prompt: None

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mG-eSUyViwI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xx2HarRaGQM

Lecture: The birth of Islam and its teachings and the Crusades.