U.S. History Bell Ringer<br />What does it mean to be an American?<br />
True or False<br />If you were born and grew up in a different nation (i.e. China, Mexico, India, Nigeria, etc…) you would have similar:<br />interests (likes and dislikes)<br />personality (habits and character).<br />values and beliefs <br />
U.S. History Journal<br />Please respond in your journal to the following question:<br />Identify two things about yourself which have been significantly influenced by being an American<br />
U.S. History Theme #4<br />What does it mean to be an American?<br />
U.S. History Journal<br />Please respond in your journal to the following question:<br />Describe America in three words<br />
True or False<br />Sometimes I am better able to understand something about a person, then that person themselves.<br />Sometimes others are better able to see the truth about myself then I do.<br />
If you could choose any where would go on vacation?<br />
Famous Brand Slogans<br />Just Do It<br />Think Different<br />The Choice of a New Generation<br />The Ultimate Driving Machine<br />
State Slogans<br />Alaska, “Beyond Your Dreams, Within Your Reach”<br />Hawaii, “The Islands of Aloha”<br />Montana, “The Last Best Place”<br />California, “Find Yourself Here”<br />Las Vegas, “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas”<br />
Closing Question<br />Please respond in your journal<br />Complete the following sentence:<br />“The culture of America is …….”<br />
Bibliography<br />Slide 10 – Education Week (2010). This Week in Education. Retrieved from http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/thisweekineducation/nclb_news/<br />Slide 11 -- Australian Women’s Archives Project (2007). She’s Game: Women making Australian sporting history. Retrieved from http://www.womenaustralia.info/exhib/sg/stories.html<br /> NSU Sharks Golf Home Page (2010). Nova Southeastern University’s Men’s and Women’s Golf Team. Retrieved from http://nsusharksgolf.com/<br />
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