This download includes both the PowerPoint AND the graphic organizer handout (in both PDF and MS WORD format)
ONE OF 12 UNITS in the "DECADES SERIES"
(1890s, 1900-1910, 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, 2000s)
This series of PowerPoint slides presents 10 major themes that emerged in the 1940s. The unit includes writing prompts, questions, links to YouTube videos and other activities. The ten themes are listed below...enjoy!
1) G.I. Generation
2) Pearl Harbor
5) Domestic Front
6) New Inventions
7) American Propaganda
8) Nuclear Developments
9) Segregation questioned
10) Origins of the Cold War
The 1940s can be downloaded as a stand-alone unit, or can be downloaded as a package of units (20s-30s-40s) at a discounted rate