United States History

Second Semester Extra Credit Movie Responses

Directions:

     •      Watch one or more of the films listed below.  You are limited to TWO movie responses for extra credit!

  • After you have viewed the film TYPE a response that is 1-2 paragraphs in length in which you do the following:

     1. Summarize the Film

     2. Choose ONE scene in the film and describe it with detail

     3. Describe what you learned about the time period, based on that film

     •      When you have completed your assignment, email it to bcchseurosquad@gmail.com



WWII Films:

     •      Band of Brothers (Pick one episode) (2001)

     •      The Pacific (2010)

     •      Saving Private Ryan (1999)

     •      Fury (2013)

     •      Schindler's List (1993)


Cold War Era and Modern America:

     •      Bridge of Spies (2015)

  •      We Were Soldiers (2002)

  •      Malcolm X (1992)

     •      A Time for Justice -- Civil Rights Documentary (YouTube)

     •      The Hurt Locker (2008)

     •      J. Edgar (2011)

Second Semester Extra Credit Opportunities