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Five files are included in the McCarthyism and the Second Red Scare Pack.
- PowerPoint presentation
- Corresponding notes in Microsoft Word and PDF
- Corresponding cloze worksheets in Microsoft Word and PDF
Objective: To examine the Red Scare of the 1950's and beyond.
Soviets gain atomic weapons
Red Scare; fear of communism
Meltdown of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant
Execution of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg
Senator Joseph McCarthy and the Red Scare
Cold War alliances
Key Terms and People:
Julius and Ethel Rosenberg
Video clip: Fear of Communism (4:27)
Video clip: Bert the Turtle - "Duck and Cover" (9:15)
Video clip: The Deadly Miscalculation at Castle Bravo (4:42)
Video clip: Operation Crossroads at Bikini Atoll (1:25)
Video clip: Testing of an atomic cannon (1:17)
Video clip: Conviction of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (1:18)
Audio clip: Senator Joseph McCarthy responds to Edward R. Murrow on CBS's See It Now