To understand the causes, major events, and results of the Vietnam War.
1 class period
The activity begins by reading with the class a brief introductory paragraph about the Vietnam War.
Students then work to complete a series of sentences on the lesson pages by filling in spaces with words, names, and terms. The sentences are arranged into the following sections pertaining to the Vietnam War:
• Background/Early Events
• The Fighting Escalates
• Final Years of the War
• Results of the War
A list of answer choices is provided prior to each section.
Easy-to-follow Teacher Instructions and answer key included, along with a 20-question follow up quiz to measure student progress. The quiz can also be given as a homework assignment or used as a review exercise later in the school year.