This Song and Lesson Packet includes
- An MP3 of the song BOOM! (Went the 50s)
- A synopsis/lyric handout with bold key terms
- A vocabulary and definitions handout
- A differentiated 3 tiered worksheet designed for your lower, middle, and highest achieving students.
This song, BOOM! (Went the 50s), discusses new dynamics that influenced America after World War II. Students will learn that the 1950s in America started with a baby boom, a boom of sububrs, and a boom of a new middle class.
Key terms and vocabulary in this song include GI Bill, Arms Race, and Sputnik.
This song can be sampled at HistoryTunes@iTunes
ALL resource can be seen at http://www.historytunes.com
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