EQ: To what extent does the
media encourage genderspecific roles?
Leave it to Beaver
Describe the family dynamic.
How are the children (Beaver and
How are women depicted? (ex. Mrs.
How are men depicted? (ex. Mr.
It is clear that the main element of any
United States policy towards the Soviet
Union must be that of a long-term, patient
but firm and vigilant containment of Russian
expansive tendencies. It is clear that the
United States cannot expect in the
The parallels between 9/11
and Pearl Harbor are striking.
In each instance there were
warning signs before the
attack, and in each instance
our government failed to
connect the dots.
EQ: To what extent could
the U.S. have prevented an
attack on Pearl Harb
EQ: Was Watergate a sign of strength or weakness in the U.S. system of government?
Directions After completing the reading on the Watergate scandal, answer the following questions. You
will turn this in for 10 course work points.
1. How did Presid
The Washington Post: The Watergate Story
The Post Investigates
"Five Held in Plot to Bug Democratic Offices Here ," said the headline at the bottom of page one in the
Washington Post on Sunday, June 18, 1972. The story reported that a team of burglars had
Attempts to justify slavery
"[Slavery] was established by decree of Almighty God.it is sanctioned in the Bible, in both
Testaments, from Genesis to Revelation.it has existed in all ages, has been found among the
people of the highest civilization, and in
EQ: How do the events taking place in Kansas illustrate the issues
that were dividing the nation?
Homework assignment: (10 points)
Keeping the essential question in mind, complete ONE of the following
1. Imagine you were living during 1855 an
EQ: To what extent are periodic reform movements
necessary for sustaining American society and government?
Directions: You will attempt to address a current issue in American society that you feel needs to be
reformed. You should borrow strategies and ide