Bellwork https: //www. brainpop. com/socialstudies/ushistory/koreanwar/ https: //www. brainpop. com/socialstudies/ushistory/vietnamwar/ Vietnam
Learning Target Day 1: I can understand the effects of combat on military veterans by listening and reacting to first hand accounts. Language Target: I can actively listen for key information in order to write about the experiences of war veterans.
American opposition to US involvement in Vietnam-----I notice…I wonder…
Treatment of soldiers when they returned home and the Effects of war Types Of Health Effects Trauma from War Terrorism Violence & Abuse Disasters PTSD Physical disability Nightmares Failed marriages Triggers https: //www. ptsd. va. gov/public/PTSDoverview/reintegration/overviewmental-health-effects. asp Coping Strategies Attending VA meetings Counseling Support from family Therapy dogs Alcoholism Drug abuse
Veterans’ Voices • https: //www. youtube. com/watch? v=AZzb. T 2 j. L 4 jw • https: //www. youtube. com/watch? v=an 1 T 9 Xnjvp. Q • https: //www. cnn. com/2014/02/21 /us/medals-honordiscrimination/index. html
What connections might you have? Do you have a family member or friend of the family that …. • Is a veteran of war? • Currently serves in the United States military? • Served in the United States military in the past?
Bellwork Review and discussion from last class https: //www. ptsd. va. gov/public/PTSDoverview/reintegration/overviewmental-health-effects. asp Veteran’s Voices 1. What stood out to you? 2. Have you had any other thoughts about it since last class?
Learning Target Day 2: I can write a meaningful letter to show my support and gratitude for all who serve in the U. S. military which will be sent to Operation Gratitude. Language Target: I can
Place a check mark next to who you would like to write a letter to. ü Deployed Troop ü Veteran ü New Recruit
Criteria for written letter q. Letter must a minimum of 8 sentences. q. Letter must include a salutation “Dear Hero” or “Dear Brave One. ” q. Letter must include “sincerely” Your FIRST NAME. q. Letter must include 3 facts about you. q. Sports q. Hobbies q. Family q. Classes you take q. Letter must include 2 questions for the recipient.