The CNN “The Seventies” mini-series second episode closely examines Watergate, the investigation, and the resignation of President Nixon.
This is a very thorough review of the important aspects of Watergate, the investigation and the major historical figures. CNN does a great job of explaining the story with interviews with former journalists who reported the breaking story, White House staff and key people who were involved in Watergate such as John Dean.
This video guide includes the following:
• 22 fill-in the blank and short answer questions. These 22 questions help students follow the twists and turns of the watergate break in, the Congressional investigation, and up to President Nixon resignation.
• 9 after viewing student discussion questions. These questions help the student focus on the important points and have them think critically about the events.