This 113-page file is a unit about U.S. involvement in World War I and Post-World War I America (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standards – SS5H4). The presentation includes notes (facts, dates, events, etc.) and images related to this time period. There are also many printables, activities, and review games included in the file. The graphic organizers and foldables are perfect for your students' Social Studies Interactive Notebooks!
~A Penny for Your Thoughts activating activity – slides 4-5
~Who’s and What’s graphic organizers – slides 6-9
~CLOZE notes and Key (for note-taking during the presentation) – slides 10-18
~Key Vocabulary foldables & Keys – slides 19-22
~WWI and Post-WWI America Notes (facts, images, dates, etc.) – slides 23-79
~WWI and Post-WWI America Comprehension Questions & Key (could also be used as a quiz) – slides 80-84
~Stepping into World War I printable – slides 85-86
~A Magic Carpet Ride printable – slides 87-88
~Treaty of Versailles Caricatures – slides 89-90
~Lost Package printable – slides 91-93
~TIME Magazine Cover – “Man of the Year” printable – slides 94-96
~Fact Cookies review printable – slides 97-98
~Find Someone Who Knows About… review activity (or study guide) – slides 99-101
~Ticket Out the Door – slides 102-103
~I Have, Who Has? review game -- slides 104-113
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards for 5th grade Social Studies:
SS5H4 The student will describe U.S. involvement in World War I and post-World War I America.
a. Explain how German attacks on U.S. shipping during the war in Europe (1914- 1917) ultimately led the U.S. to join the fight against Germany; include the sinking of the Lusitania and concerns over safety of U.S. ships, U.S. contributions to the war, and the impact of the Treaty of Versailles in 1919.
b. Describe the cultural developments and individual contributions in the 1920s of the Jazz Age (Louis Armstrong), the Harlem Renaissance (Langston Hughes), baseball (Babe Ruth), the automobile (Henry Ford), and the airplane (Charles Lindbergh).
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