This complete three-part lesson is a great way to introduce both the cultural norms and counter-culture movements of the 1950s in the U.S.
The lesson includes a bellringer activity, document analysis gallery walk, and exit ticket.
The documents are akin to those found in DBQs, but can be used to improve primary source analysis skills in general.
Ten documents included contain excerpts from:
- Jack Kerouac
- Allen Ginsberg
- Betty Friedan
- Elvis Presley
- Malvina Reynolds
Documents are in multiple media, and include segments from:
- Song Lyrics