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Crime vocabulary first-aid kit

11janvier

Please find attached the worksheet revolving around the crime vocabulary that you worked on in class.

McCarthyism - also nicknamed the Second Red Scare

26décembre

McCarthyism_or_the_Second_Red_Scare.pptx

You will find attached above the Powerpoint Presentation concerning the second part of this unit, revolving around McCarthyism - in other words the Second Red Scare.

Here you'll find the MCQ without the answers if you want to practice: MCQ_McCarthyism.pdf

The GIF below features Wisconsin Senator Joseph McCarthy who was at the origin of the spreading of the "red" paranoia in the United States.

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Timeline South Africa

26décembre

Here are the documents related to the timeline we studied in class, concerning the history of the Rainbow Nation in a few important dates to remember. 

Below you will find a cinema video clip directed in order to depict the 1976 Soweto Uprising before it started to degenerate into the massacre this tragic day became famous for. 

 

The Great Trek and The Myth of the Empty Land

26décembre

Dear students,

Please find attached the exercises of written comprehension dealing with the Great Trek and the Myth of the Empty Land in South Africa. 

The Crucible - Act III Scene Three

28novembre

Please find the Youtube link leading to the non-subbed scene from the marvelous play entitled The Crucible written by playwright Arthur Miller.

You'll also find below the worksheet used to make the comprehension of the scene easier.

Salem Witch Trials

28novembre

Find attached the fill-in-the-blanks exercise you had to do in class revolving around Salem witch trials.

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Basic Information about South Africa

26novembre

Learn about what is to know on South Africa from a general point of view.

Interview with Nelson Mandela

26novembre

You will find attached the presentation revolving around Nelson Mandela's biography and career in South Africa.

Apartheid

26novembre

Dear students,

You will find attached the Powerpoint Presentation collecting all the information about the Apartheid era that we studied in class.

The Young Lady With A Shiner

14novembre

Dear students,

Please find attached the painting entitled THE YOUNG LADY WITH A SHINER, made by American painter Norman Rockwell.