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Vietnam War Letter Activity (Siege of Khe Sanh)

Vietnam War Letter Activity (Siege of Khe Sanh)
Vietnam War Letter Activity (Siege of Khe Sanh)
Vietnam War Letter Activity (Siege of Khe Sanh)
Vietnam War Letter Activity (Siege of Khe Sanh)
Vietnam War Letter Activity (Siege of Khe Sanh)
Vietnam War Letter Activity (Siege of Khe Sanh)
Product Description
This writing assignment is designed to allow students to write a letter about the Siege of Khe Sanh during the Vietnam War in a creative way.

Students will use the following websites to gather information about the Siege of Khe Sanh:

Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam YouTube Clip
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sL7N-aCtlLo

PBS Siege of Khe Sanh Website
http://www.pbs.org/battlefieldvietnam/khe/

The student handout will guide students through the process of writing the letter about the Siege of Khe Sanh. The letter uses creative writing by allowing students to take the role of a United States Marine or a North Vietnam soldier during the siege. A grading rubric is included for the teacher.

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Total Pages
2 pages
Answer Key
Rubric only
Teaching Duration
30 minutes
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