• 7th & 8th History

    7th-8th History – April 15-19

    CIVIL RIGHTS & THE 1960’S- Day 1 -Read Basic History, vol. 5, ch. 9, pp. 217-224 (up to last paragraph). Day 2 -Read Basic History, vol. 5, pp. 224-232 (to impact of the Warren Court). Day 3 – Read Basic History, vol. 5, pp 232 – 241 (to Great Cultural Revolution). Day 4 -Read Basic History, vol. 5, pp 241-245 (to War in Vietnam). RECITATION –  “I Have a Dream,” speech by Martin Luther King, Jr. This week in history – April 17, 1961 – Cuban forces routed an invasion at the Bay of Pigs that had been sponsored by the United States government in an effort to overthrow the…