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Standard USHC.4.CC

USHC.4.CC Examine the continuity and changes on the U.S. homefront surrounding World War I and World War II.

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11, 12

Subject(s): Social Studies

Year: 2020

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Vanishing Generation, Part 10 - Remembering
Vanishing Generation, Part 10 - Remembering

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The single most important event in world history in the 20th century occurred more than sixty years ago, and we have lost many of our ties to that past. Preserving the history of World War II has...
Vanishing Generation, Part 9 - Heroes
Vanishing Generation, Part 9 - Heroes

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Veterans of World War II reflect on whether they should be considered heroes or not. One says he happened to be over there, and he volunteered to go to Hawaii, but they didn't know the war would come...
Vanishing Generation, Part 2 - Race
Vanishing Generation, Part 2 - Race

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World War II occurred during the 1940s when segregation was still the norm in America. The African Americans who fought were in a segregated army even overseas in England. One of the reasons the...
Overview IV: The Holocaust
Overview IV: The Holocaust

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"One day we heard someting that was very disturbing to all of us. We heard for the first time about Auschwitz in Poland. That's where the killing was done. That we would be sent there, and that we...