This PowerPoint includes the following major topics: Ho Chi Minh, Ngo Diem, Domino Theory, Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, Operation Rolling Thunder, Vietcong, Jungle Warfare, Napalm, Agent Orange, Living Room War, Credibility Gap, Conscientious Objector, Doves vs. Hawks, Ho Chi Minh Trail, Tet Offensive, Election of 1968, Vietnamization, My Lai Massacre, Kent State, War Powers Act, etc. (Essential Questions are built into the PowerPoint as well.)
Please see my Guided Notes that coincides with this PowerPoint,
they are ideal for lower-level students that need visuals:
29 - The Vietnam War Era - Scaffold/Guided Notes (Blank and Filled-In)
My powerpoint has title slides for each section of the textbook that corresponds with the notes---you could simply edit those slides to have them match the textbook you use in your class.
Need other assignments or activities for this time period? Here are some:
Activity: Music Analysis - Vietnam Protest Songs
Activity: Photo Analysis of the Vietnam War
more coming soon...