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The Forgotten War – for class May 22/23

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OPERATION CRYPTO – Crack the code for your next class!

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My Lesson From the Civil Rights Movement

The stories of the Civil Rights movement are plentiful, and we only had time to dig into a few.  Hopefully you are definitely pulling out some great lessons from the push for equality after WWII. You can also check out … Continue reading

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I HAVE A DREAM! In class May 14-15

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Lessons from the Civil Rights Movement

The civil rights movement is one of the defining events in American history, during which Americans fought to make real the ideals of justice and equality embedded in our founding documents. When students learn about the movement, they learn what … Continue reading

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The Legacy of WWII – Preparation for May 8/9

The most important global event in the 20th century had a huge impact on the United States specifically and on the world in general.  What was the legacy of the war?  Complete  “The Legacy of WWII” on Google Classroom and … Continue reading

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WE CAN DO IT! The WWII Home Front – for May 6/7

“War is no longer simply a battle between armed forces in the field. It is a struggle in which each side strives to bring to bear against the enemy the coordinated power of every individual and of every material resource at … Continue reading

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THE ATOMIC BOMB – Preparation for April 26

It is one of (if not THE) the most important single decisions of the 20th century (source, source).  The short term and long term impact of the use of the atomic bomb have been debated since August of 1945.  On Friday, … Continue reading

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The Turning Points of the Pacific War

Got the turning points of the war in Europe?  Good!  Now, it’s on to the other theater – the Pacific! Use the links below (and any other reliable resource)  to add the Pacific component to your awesome WWII maps. Check … Continue reading

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Want more cool info about WWII?

The internet abounds with awesome sites on the greatest global conflict in history.  Check out some of these: The American Battle Monuments Commission has some awesome WWII interactives -I love World War II: A Visual History to start.  They also have great … Continue reading

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