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U.S. History: Life in the 1950's  ~ A Gallery Walk Activity ~
In this Gallery Walk Activity, your students will examine the major events surrounding Life in the 1950's (and Cold War era) in the United States. Topics covered include: Red Scare, Duck and Cover, Women's roles, Pop Culture (Elvis Presley and I Love Lucy), new technology (TV, satellite), Interstate

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Life in the 1950s - US History/APUSH Common Core
The following is a common core-based worksheet and PowerPoint bundle focusing on life in the United States during the 1950s. This worksheet and PowerPoint is loaded with a variety of student-centered activities designed to promote active engagement and critical thinking. Several activities include:

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Decades: Life in the 1950s Mini Book for Early Readers
Your students will love completing this 1950s mini book. This mini book is for early readers: Pre-k, Kindergarten and 1st Grade. This 1950s mini book lets students read easy words and pair them with the scene on the page. Students can color in the pages for some fun!This mini book is perfect to lear
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WHAT WAS THE "GOOD LIFE" OF THE 1950's?
This is what you need to teach the economic component of the 1950's. A 32 -slide power point explains why and how America became an affluent society from 1945 to 1960. It covers the advent of television and its social impact, the migration to the suburbs, the baby boom, consumerism, and government
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Life in the 1950's
Complete unit on Life in the 1950's. Covers Cold War, Korean Warn, Threat of Communism, Changes at Home in the U.S., and the innovation of Rock and Roll. Includes worksheets, notes, and final assessments.
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Info Reading Text - Life in the 1950's Bundle (no prep/sub plans)
A bundle of 9 assignments about life during the 1950’s, including, McCarthyism, the suburbs, television, rock and roll, artists and authors, and much more. See the preview slide for a complete listing. Includes a crossword puzzle based on terms from the readings. A follow up set of essay writing top
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Life in the 1950s Project
Here's a project to help students figure out what is happening in the decade of the 1950s. Have students teach each other.
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50th Day of School Book and Venn Diagram Worksheet
This 20 page packet includes a mini-book, which compares life in the 1950's to life today, and a Venn Diagram worksheet that can be used as an individual, peer pair, or whole class assignment. This book is appropriate when celebrating the fiftieth day of school and coincides with a 50th day celebr
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50th Day Mini-Unit: The 1950s
50th Day! This unit includes: A Jukebox Craftivity and writing templates Mini-book about life in 1950 Compare and Contrast-Now and Then sheet 3 Word Work Centers (digraphs, sentences, long and short vowel sort) 3 Math Centers (Chunk of the Chart +10 -10 +1 -1, Place Value, Graphing) 50's printables
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La Bamba Movie Packet and Hispanics in the U.S. Unit in Spanish
This excellent La Bamba movie guide includes endless resources for intermediate, advanced, and university Spanish Teachers! This 49 page EDITABLE packet contains tons of activities to teach the movie, La Bamba. In addition, there is a thorough unit about Hispanics in the United States. The follow
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Rosa Parks Close Reading Comprehension Biography with Questions
This biography describes the life of Rosa Parks. Students will develop background knowledge about life in the 1950's. Students will read about Rosa's childhood, about her historic decision to keep her seat, about the bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama, and about the Civil Rights Act of 1964. A tim
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Back to the Future Video Study Guide Questions
This worksheet was designed to accompany the 1985 theatrical movie "Back to the Future" starring Michael J. Fox. I have used this 116-minute movie in my U.S. History class to help students better understand life in the 1950s. The worksheet helps students stay engaged for the duration of the movie.
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U.S. History: Gallery Walk Collection ~7 Complete Activities~
You are purchasing 7 complete Gallery Walk Activities to use in your U.S. History class. You can buy each of these individually in my store or save over $15 by buying these lessons as a BUNDLE! A Gallery Walk is an activity in which your students will examine museum-like exhibits that you place arou
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Canadian History Presentations (1914 - 2000) - 28 Dynamic Powerpoint Files!
28 dynamic and fully edited powerpoint presentations about Canadian History. The time from covered is from 1914 to 2000. Price works out to under $2 per powerPoint! Check out the free download. Presentation Topics: World War One - The Assassination of the Archduke (Free) - The Final Steps to
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Conformity in your neighborhood? 1950s introduction activity
This is a fun homework assignment you can use to set up a discussion about life in the 1950s and the idea of conformity. The assignment is a form for students to use assessing their neighborhood and homes. Are they of a similar style or different? Are there many chain stores or mom-and-pop shops? F
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Comprehensive American History Handouts and Review Sheets for full year
361 pages of 143 different handouts which include primary sources, activities, worksheets, graphic organizers and unit review sheets (also included in Spanish and Chinese translations) for from all 17 units of American History! Includes: Unit 1: From Colony to Country Handout 1: American Geogra
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1950's Bundled Unit
The 1950's Bundled unit has everything you'll need and more to cover the 1950's. This product gives the instructor flexibility to use multiple products to fit your classroom as you see fit. PowerPoint and Note Sheet allow for ease in taking notes. Debates and discussion questions are great for in
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U.S. Aim # 148 What led to the 1950s prosperity?
U.S. Aim # 148 What led to the 1950s prosperity? Objectives – Students will be able to  Cite information from an informational text to support a conclusion or argument.  Define words they do not know using context clues.  Identify and describe why the 1950s were prosperous. Do Now – 3 Minutes 1.
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Canada and the 1950s: An Interactive Discussion Based Powerpoint
A great way to start off class! This is a powerpoint quiz on life in the 1950s and 1960s. There are multiple choice slides throughout along with information slides. All answers included (at the bottom of each slide). Tip: - For the MC slides students should write "A," "B," "C," and "D" on sepa
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The 50th Day of School: The 50's and Now
We had shown the students pictures and video clips of what life in the 1950's was like on the 50th day of school. We then had the students compare and contrast life in the 50's and now. A great way to integrate writing and social studies for a fun day!
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American Girl Add on Set - Units 13-15 - Co-op/School License
This set includes the units for Maryellen®, Melody® and Nanea®. Main topics include - Life in the 1950's, Polio, Segregation, Life in the 1960's, Pearl Harbor Attacks. Each unit is meant to last six weeks. This is a multi-sensory curriculum, integrating hearing, seeing, writing, saying, doing. This
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The 1950's: Happy Days Writing Topics and Essay Questions
A set of 6 essential questions about life in the 1950's. These can be used as essay topics, assessment questions, or discussion starters in class. The topics are covered in my Information Reading Text assignments on The 1950's: Happy Days. Check out my store for the articles and bundle.

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The 1950's: Happy Days Crossword Puzzle or Web Quest
A 19 term crossword puzzle about life in the 1950's. The terms come from my informational text bundle, The 1950's: Happy Days. This activity can also be used as a Web quest using the ushistory.org website under the free textbook tab, or a general search! Check out the articles and bundles at my stor

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Post WWII 1950-1970 America Unit BUNDLE
Get all these great AMERICAN LIFE 1950s+ Resources in ONE package in one discounted package!This is a GROWING BUNDLE - I will be adding resources to this bundle so all you need to do is come back to check this page and download the newly added resources. American Life Study Guide ReviewAmerican Life
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