NEW AND UPDATED WITH EMBEDDED VIDEO, AUDIO, AND DOCUMENT LINKS. Six standards based, document driven lesson plans explore the "happy days" of the 1950's and the growth of American society, economy, culture between 1945-1963. Includes activities, documents, projects, and teacher instructions to enhance your coverage of American history.
1. LAUNCHING THE GREAT AMERICAN ECONOMIC BOOM
2. THE BABY BOOM
6. THE DREAM MACHINE: TV
7. GENDER ROLES
8. POPULAR CULTURE