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    • Thumb image for Telegram from Senator Joseph McCarthy to President Harry S. TrumanResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Telegram from Senator Joseph McCarthy to President Harry S. Truman

      Grades: 8 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      This lesson relates to the interaction between the executive and legislative branches dealing with the security of our nation an...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Anti-Castro Units Land in Cuba; Report Fighting at Beachhead; Rusk Says U.S. Won't Intervene Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Anti-Castro Units Land in Cuba; Report Fighting at Beachhead; Rusk Says U.S. Won't Intervene

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, World History
      This historical article, from the New York Times Learning Network, details the disastrous Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba. About 1,...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Witch Hunt or Red Menace? Anticommunism in Postwar America, 1945-1954Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Witch Hunt or Red Menace? Anticommunism in Postwar America, 1945-1954

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      In this unit of three lessons, from EDSITEment, students learn about the Communist witch hunts led in the 1950s by Senator Josep...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Half Life: The Lethal Legacy of America's Nuclear WasteResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Half Life: The Lethal Legacy of America's Nuclear Waste

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Health & Physical Education, Health Education, Geography and 4 additional..
      This National Geographic Magazine feature focuses on the radioactive waste that is the legacy of the Cold War s nuclear arms rac...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Citizen Kurchatov: Stalin's BombmakerResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Citizen Kurchatov: Stalin's Bombmaker

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      Subjects: History-Social Science, Physics, Science, World History
      Citizen Kurchatov: Stalin's Bombmaker tells the story of a complex, world-class physicist who became the driving force the Sovie...
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    • Thumb image for Atom Spy Couple Sentenced to Die; Aide Gets 30 YearsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Atom Spy Couple Sentenced to Die; Aide Gets 30 Years

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science
      This historical article, from the New York Times Learning Network, describes how Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were sentenced to de...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The Origins of the Cold War, 1945-1949Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Origins of the Cold War, 1945-1949

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, World History
      In this unit of three lessons, from EDSITEment, students explore the origins of the Cold War between the United States and the S...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The War in Vietnam: A Story in PhotographsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The War in Vietnam: A Story in Photographs

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Visual Arts, American Democracy and 4 additional..
      This lesson, provided by the National Archives and Records Administration, relates to Article I, Section 8, which grants Congre...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for A Country Study: VietnamResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      A Country Study: Vietnam

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Economics, Geography, World History
      Read about the geography of Vietnam in this country study, provided by American Memory at the Library of Congress. Included is i...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The Strategy of Containment, 1947-1948Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Strategy of Containment, 1947-1948

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, World History
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students examine the origins of the Cold War between the United States...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Sources of Discord, 1945-1946Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Sources of Discord, 1945-1946

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, World History
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students examine the origins of the Cold War between the United States...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The Soldier’s Experience- Vietnam versus World War IResource Type: Document

      The Soldier’s Experience- Vietnam versus World War I

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science
      Analyze museum artifacts and first-person accounts of World War I and the Vietnam War, then take on the role of soldiers and a n...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Why Was the United States in Vietnam?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Why Was the United States in Vietnam?

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, World History
      This essay, from the EDSITEment-reviewed Web site Digital History, considers the positive and negative aspects of American invol...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Vietnam Veterans WWW ResourcesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Vietnam Veterans WWW Resources

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, World History, English-Language Arts
      This page, from Vietnam War veteran Theodore D. Nellen, offers links to Vietnam Veterans resources on the Internet. Links inclu...
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    • Thumb image for East German Troops Seal Border with West Berlin to Block Refugee EscapeResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      East German Troops Seal Border with West Berlin to Block Refugee Escape

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, World History
      This historical article, from the New York Times Learning Network, describes how Berlin was divided as East Germany sealed off t...
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    • Thumb image for Photographs and Pamphlet About Nuclear FalloutResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Photographs and Pamphlet About Nuclear Fallout

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Visual Arts, American Democracy and 4 additional..
      This lesson, provided by the National Archives and Records Administration, relates to the duties and powers of the president and...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for "The Missiles of October": The Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      "The Missiles of October": The Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, World History
      In this EDSITEment lesson, students examine the development of the Cuban Missile Crisis. They consider the Kennedy administratio...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Truman Acts to Save Nations From Red RuleResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Truman Acts to Save Nations From Red Rule

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy, World History
      This historical article, from the New York Times Learning Network, describes how President Truman established what became known ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Experiments for Hydrogen Bomb Held Successfully at Eniwetok; Leaks About Blast Under InquiryResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Experiments for Hydrogen Bomb Held Successfully at Eniwetok; Leaks About Blast Under Inquiry

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science
      This historical article, from the New York Times Learning Network, describes how the United States exploded the first hydrogen b...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Korea: The Right War? At What Price?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Korea: The Right War? At What Price?

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, World History
      This essay, from the EDSITEment-reviewed Web site Digital History, considers whether the Korean War was necessary. One of ten es...
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