This 80-page file is a presentation that describes the impact of World War II on Georgia’s development economically, socially, and politically (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standards – SS8H9). The presentation includes notes and images related to these standards. There are also several printables and activities included that are perfect for your students' Social Studies Interactive Notebooks!
~Georgia’s History: World War II Who’s and What’s graphic organizer – slides 3-4
~Georgia’s History: World War II CLOZE notes and Key – slides 5-17
~Georgia’s History: World War II Presentation Notes (dates, facts, images, etc.) – slides 18-67
~ Georgia’s History: World War II Comprehension Questions and Key – slides 68-70
~I Spy… printable – slides 71-72
~Georgia’s Leader’s Epitaph printable – slides 73-74
~Medal of Honor activity – slides 75-76
~Holocaust Awareness T-shirt activity – slides 77-78
~Ticket Out the Door “Insta-Snap” – slides 79-80
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards for 8th grade Social Studies:
SS8H9 The student will describe the impact of World War II on Georgia’s development economically, socially, and politically.
a. Describe the impact of events leading up to American involvement in World War II; include Lend-Lease and the bombing of Pearl Harbor.
b. Evaluate the importance of Bell Aircraft, military bases, the Savannah and Brunswick shipyards, Richard Russell, and Carl Vinson.
c. Explain the impact of the Holocaust on Georgians.
d. Discuss President Roosevelt’s ties to Georgia including his visits to Warm Springs and his impact on the state.
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