Unit S3 - Truman and Eisenhower

Truman and Eisenhower
Unit S3

STANDARDS:

SSUSH20 Analyze the U.S. international and domestic policies including their influences on technological advancements and social changes during the Truman and Eisenhower administrations.

a. Analyze the international policies and actions developed as a response to the Cold War including containment, the Marshall Plan, the Truman Doctrine, and the Korean War.

b. Connect major domestic issues to their social effects including the G.I. Bill, Truman’s integration policies, McCarthyism, the National Interstate and Defense Highways Act, and Brown v. Board of Education.

c. Examine the influence of Sputnik on U.S. technological innovations and education.

 

ESSAY DATE:
No Formal Essay - Poster Project

TEST DATE:
March 1, 2019

ONLINE TEXTBOOK:

GUIDED READINGS:

ONLINE RESOURCES:

GAMES:

Daily Agenda

DAY

DATE

LEARNING

STANDARD(S)

TOPICS OF

DISCUSSION

HOMEWORK

ASSIGNED

Wednesday


Day 1


February 20


SSUSH20a
SSUSH20b
SSUSH20c

Harry Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and the Cold War
Cold War Google Presentation
Notes

Complete the following:
Post War America
(due Friday)

Thursday


Day 2


February 21


SSUSH20a


Harry Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and the Korean War
Cold War Google Presentation
Notes

Complete the following:
Post War America
(due Friday)

Friday


Day 3


February 22



SSUSH20




America the Story of US:
Superpower


None

Monday


Day 4


February 25



SSUSH20


Harry Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and the Civil Rights Movement
Cold War Google Presentation
Notes


Key Terms

Tuesday


Day 5


February 26



SSUSH20

Poster Project
(due end of class on Wed)



Work on Poster Project

Wednesday


Day 6


February 27



SSUSH20

Poster Project
(due end of class today)


Review for Test

Thursday


Day 7


February 28



SSUSH20


Review for Test


Study for Test

Friday


Day 8


March 1



SSUSH20


Unit Test


None



Next Unit:
Kennedy to Johnson

Notes


Resources
TBD

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