This is the "America in the 50s, 60s, & 70s" page of the "American History Lesson Plan Resources" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content

American History Lesson Plan Resources   Tags: american_history, american_history_lesson_plans, american_history_resources  

Lesson plans and classroom resources aligned with the 11th grade curriculum (1st & 2nd Semester)
Last Updated: May 9, 2011 URL: http://libguides.mpsaz.net/americanhistorylessonplanresources Print Guide RSS Updates

America in the 50s, 60s, & 70s Print Page
  Search: 
 
 

America in the 50s, 60s, & 70s

America in the 50s, 60s, & 70s

  • Constitutional Issues - Watergate and the Constitution
    When Richard Nixon resigned in 1974 in the wake of the Watergate scandal, it was only the second time in our history that impeachment of a President had been considered. Nearly every action taken with regard to the case had some constitutional significance. The document shown here deals with a specific question: Should the Watergate Special Prosecutor seek an indictment of the former President?
  • Postwar United States (1945 to early 1970s)
  • Rosa Parks
  • Smithsonian Source: Civil Rights
    This section is intended to supplement the curricula, textbooks, and materials you currently use for lessons on the civil rights struggle. The teacher-developed resources in the section will enhance the classroom experience for both you and your students. Explore the variety of teaching strategies and guidelines, lesson plans and document-based questions (DBQs), and information about museum objects and other primary sources.
  • Smithsonian Source: Transportation
    This section is intended to supplement the curricula, textbooks, and materials you currently use for lessons that demonstrate the importance of travel and transportation in American life. The teacher-developed resources will enhance the classroom experience for both you and your students. You might start by viewing the short video, in which curators at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum discuss the achievements and legacy of Amelia Earhart.

Description

Loading  Loading...

Tip