Vietnam WebQuest #2 (2021)

Introduction

This is the second of two quests you will complete over the next two weeks to walk you through the Vietnam Era & the key events. The goal is to not only provide you with the content, but to get you to think about why this war was so controversial and continues to have an impact on the United States even today.

Include all of the task, process, & evaluation work on one document and submit it to google classroom for credit.

*Be aware that there are some graphic images.

Task

https://www.history.com/topics/vietnam-war/vietnam-war-protests

1. Visit the History Channel link above about the war protests and read the article.

2. What were some of the major concerns expressed by the protesters? (answer in 2-3 sentences)

 

 

 

 

 

Process

https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/lastdays/

 

1. Visit the American Experience at PBS about the end of American involvement in Vietnam.

2. Look at the following features on that page (you can always view more if you are interested). Each clip is very short.

    - Last Days in Vietnam: Chapter 1

    - Escape from Vietnam

    - We Jumped Out 

    - One Helicopter at a Time

    - We Were the Last Eleven

    - Chaos Has Descended

Evaluation

Write a Type II of your reaction to the end of American involvement in Vietnam & the way America left.

Conclusion

Include all of the task, process, & evaluation work on one document and submit it to google classroom for credit.