Skip to main content

The Vietnam War



Media literacy and critical thinking lesson using Newsweek magazine covers to teach the history of the Vietnam War.

Select from the Download menu to download materials, or click on an individual resource below.

Please be patient. This download may take a while depending on your internet connection
preparing files...


This resource is part of the following contextual materials. Resources can be explored on their own but are most useful for teachers when downloaded as part of their parent content. Click on the links below to see this Resource in context:

Playlist: The U.S. at War and Peace: American Revolution to the War in Iraq
Kit: Media Constructions of War: A Critical Reading of History
User Feedback





Resource Details


Relevant Subject Area(s)

Visual Arts, Commercial Arts/Advertising, Journalism, US History And Government, Global Studies, Sociology

Grade Level(s)

High School

Media Type(s)

Book/magazine Cover, News Article/headlines, Photograph

Author(s)

Chris Sperry

View Standards

Resource Standard Common Core ELA Strand
Reading: History Social Studies (RH), Speaking and Listening (SL)