Nathan Rutko
American History
Material Type:
Activity/Lab, Questionnaire
High School
9, 10, 11, 12
  • 1990s
  • 20th Century U.S.
  • 20th Century United States
  • Ameircan Culture
    Creative Commons Attribution
    Media Formats:
    Audio, Video

    Education Standards

    Cultural and Historical Developments in the U.S. during the 1990s.

    Cultural and Historical Developments in the U.S. during the 1990s.


    Students will view a brief video about a singular cultural event that occurred in a decade, in this case the 1990s, in the United States and annotate the event for the who, what, where, when of the event and the impact of the event in 2019.  Each day has a specific video that the students will view, and they will submit the completed packet on the last class of the week.

    Viewing and annotating an cultural development/event

    Answer key of information from the video.  And potential questions about the event's impact on the United States in 2019.

    Students will watch a brief video clip from focusing on a singular event that occurred during the 1990's in the United States.  They will focus on the who, what, where and when, along with what, if any, impact it has on the United States today.

    Cultral video annotation

    This five day assignment focuses on culturally important events in American history that may not be found in a textbook,.  Students will be analyzing the event using the graphic organizer for annotating the event and determining potential effects of the event in 2020..

    Each day, students will reviiew a culturally-significant video of an event that occurred during the 1990s from


    They will then analyze the video for the following information, usig the graphic organizer.

    a.  The who, what, where, when of the event.

    b.  Why did the event occur?

    c.  How does/could the impact affect the world today?