Late 20th Century Close Reading Passages {Digital & PDF Included}

Late 20th Century Close Reading Passages {Digital & PDF Included}
Late 20th Century Close Reading Passages {Digital & PDF Included}
Late 20th Century Close Reading Passages {Digital & PDF Included}
Late 20th Century Close Reading Passages {Digital & PDF Included}
Late 20th Century Close Reading Passages {Digital & PDF Included}
Late 20th Century Close Reading Passages {Digital & PDF Included}
Late 20th Century Close Reading Passages {Digital & PDF Included}
Late 20th Century Close Reading Passages {Digital & PDF Included}
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Late 20th Century Close Reading Passages and Comprehension Questions is a great way to integrate U.S. history with literacy skills. This product contains 9 close reading passages with comprehension questions. Each passage is 1-3 pages in length (double-spaced) and comes with 6 short response questions. All of the passages and questions can also be shared with students digitally and completed using Google Slides. Topics include:

  • efforts made by the U.S. to help rebuild Europe and Japan after WWII
  • the establishment of the United Nations
  • the U.S. economy after WWII
  • the origins of the Cold War
  • major events during the Cold War (Korean War, Berlin Wall, Cuban Missile Crisis, Vietnam War, Space Race, Arms Race)
  • the collapse of the Soviet Union
  • major policies of the late 20th century (National Defense Education Act, G.I. Bill, Federal-Aid Highway Act, Civil Rights Act)
  • major events of the late 20th century (the baby boom, desegregation of the military, more women enter workforce)
  • globalization, interdependence, and international trade


Use as interactive notes or textbook while studying the late 20th century or as a way to integrate social studies into your language arts class!

While these passages are specifically aligned with Virginia U.S. History SOLs USII.8, they also closely match most U.S. History standards.

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Late 20th Century Unit

When you purchase this product, you will be given access to a link that will allow you to open the file in Google Slides. You’ll then share that file with your students. The slides can be printed and adapted for students who prefer to answer the questions by hand. You can also view and print a student's completed version of the slides.

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