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Post-War America

Post-War America
Post-War America
Post-War America
Post-War America
Post-War America
Post-War America
Post-War America
Post-War America
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88 MB|44 pages
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Post-War America Discounted Bundle!

Worksheets and Word Wall in one!

This 44-page bundle combines my popular Post-War America Word Wall unit and my Post-War America Worksheets unit into a single ready-to-go package.

Purchasing this bundle saves you 20% off the cost of buying those products individually.

Note: To view detailed previews of this bundled product, please refer to the individual listings for the worksheets and the word wall.

This packet is perfect for use as introductory material, unit review, or for enrichment. The visually appealing materials are intended to support and enhance your own lessons, textbook, and class discussions. Saved in a binder, they provide students with a handy and easily accessible reference, study guide, or interactive notebook.

Post-War America Worksheets!

Are you teaching the about the amazing changes to American society in the years following World War II? This 24-page worksheet packet will provide your students with an extensive examination of this important period of history.

I have included contextual questions, graphs, timelines, and maps, as well as teacher answer pages.

Topics reviewed are:
-The reasons America’s economy grew rapidly following WWII
-The Baby Boom
-From props to jet travel, the explosion of commercial aviation
-The rise of television and its impact on American homes
-The Interstate Highway System and its economic impact
-The Space Race
-New technologies of of the 1950s
-Keeping it cool, the adoption and impact of air conditioning
-Changing patterns in American life
-The impact of new technologies and how they changed us
-The G.I. Bill and military desegregation
-Game changers – notable Americans of the 1950s

Post-War America Word Wall!

Vocabulary, historical events, and concepts, can be a challenge for many students. Help them to remember, understand context, and use correct terminology, by posting this vibrant word wall during the unit. This attractive and visually appealing 20-page set, combines colorful graphics with photographs that I have carefully researched in historical archives. Print in color and laminate, and you will have a collection that provides a stunning display for your classroom that can be used for years. The packet covers the following topics:

-Jet engines
-Air conditioning
-Baby Boom
-Consumer Credit
-G.I. Bill of Rights
-Interstate Highway System
-Space Race
-Jonas Salk
-J. Robert Oppenheimer
-Harry S. Truman
-Dwight Eisenhower
-Edward R. Murrow
-Rosa Parks
-Frank Lloyd Wright
-Martha Graham
-Eleanor Roosevelt
-Maya Angelou
-Charles Drew

Meets multiple Common Core ELA, History and Social Studies Standards

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Total Pages
44 pages
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Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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