Turning Points in American History
This series charts the history of the United States during the 19th and 20th centuries by focusing on important events or movements in American history looking at their causes and consequences. All lessons are designed to take between one and two weeks depending on their length.
This unit will teach students about the causes, events, and consequences of the attacks of September 11th, 2001.
1 - The Rise of International Terrorism (1970s - 1990s)
2 - The September 11th Attacks
3 - The War in Afghanistan
4 - The War in Iraq
5 - Terrorist Attacks in the 20th Century
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Turning Points Series – Links
Please click on the links below for additional units in the Turning Points series covering the history of the United States from the early 1800s to turn of the 21st century.
Growth & Conflict
Rise to Global Power
The Inter War Years
World War Two
Cold War & Civil Rights Eras
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