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Teaching Toward a postwar world

Toward a postwar world

Americans celebrated the end of World War II. With peace restored, the goal was now to create a world where that peace would last. At home, the focus was on providing what returning soldiers needed to succeed and on creating a prosperous society.

American Yawp
Stanford University Press

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

What future did the U.S. hope to create when World War II was finally over?
STANDARDS:
RH.2 - Main Ideas, RH.7 - Visual Information, US.09 - Postwar U.S. (1945 - early 1970s)

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,2,3
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