Teaching American History Project Lesson Title: Pearl Harbor and 9/11: a comparative study Pearl Harbor and 9-11 Presidential Speeches



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Teaching American History Project

Lesson Title: Pearl Harbor and 9/11: A comparative study

Pearl Harbor and 9-11 Presidential Speeches
I. Go to the link below.

Listen to President Roosevelt’s speech to Congress on Dec. 8, 1941. As you listen to the speech, scroll down so you can see the words at the same time.


http://www.americanrhetoric.com/speeches/fdrpearlharbor.htm
II. Then listen to President Bush’s speech to the nation following the terrorist attacks on 9-11-2001. I have also provided a copy of the speech.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wXN4DaWtqsM


Compare and Contrast the two speeches:
FDR Bush

Length:


Tone:

Message:

Purpose:

Effectiveness:


III. Then listen to the video clip that compares the two events:

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/how-pearl-harbor-9-11-changed-us-forever/




Now compare and contrast the two events:

The day of the attack:
Pearl Harbor:
9-11:

The attack: (how it was carried out)
Pearl Harbor:

9-11:


The consequences: (both at home and abroad)
Pearl Harbor (home and abroad):

9-11 (home and abroad):


The symbolisms:
Pearl Harbor:

9-11:


The end result: (long term):
Pearl Harbor:

9-11:


Also, look at the documents on 9-11 I have attached to the assignment.


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