Essential Questions: How do political cartoons provide a window through which to view historical events? How can bias be detected in political cartoons? How can analyzing political cartoons teach us about our country as it is today?
Your Task: Using prior knowledge, along with new learning and research, you will analyze a political cartoon from the Cold War era. You will turn this analysis into a thoughtful, five paragraph essay discussing what this cartoon can teach us about American history.
Political Cartoons of The Cold War instruction sheet. Political Cartoon Analysis Checklist . AnnotationPractice . Political Cartoons of the Cold War Rubric
Choose a Cartoon
The Red Scare
Various Cold War Topics
The Greek gods and goddesses have been up to no good, and now they must face their crimes in court.
do the crime instructions – Mythology_Crime_and_Punishment_rubric – The prosecuting or defense attorney does the following
Here is an example of a past case: Cases being presented in the library
The Code of Virginia – use this site to determine the crime and punishment for each case.
Encyclopedia Mythica – scroll through the list of gods on the left side of the screen
Greek Mythology Today
Theoi Greek Mythology