The following is a activity pack for the Vietnam War. Included in this package are 4 activities.
The first activity is a four page set of "Questions and Vocabulary" for the Vietnam War. This activity has questions divided into 4 parts with key vocabulary terms and people which go along with each part. After students complete all four parts of this activity they will have a deep understanding and knowledge of the War in Vietnam. Great for students growth of knowledge or reinforcement.
Activity number 2 involves the Vietnam Veteran Memorial Wall. A reading is provided which introduces the Vietnam Veterans Wall and then progresses into facts about the names and people whose names are inscribed upon the wall. The reading is followed by 3 great reflection questions for students and class discussion.
Activity number 3 is a reading (cited via PBS American Experience) about the My Lai Massacre. The reading is followed by a set of 7 questions which can be assessed by the teacher for accuracy or discussed in class.
The last Activity (number 4) is an activity called "The One Pager". For this activity students are given clear and concise instructions to develop and write a one page summary about the Vietnam War. Requirements for what is to be included are given along with point values which can be adjusted based on your class.