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13 resources with the keyterm truman presidency

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Dropping the Atomic Bomb: The Decision That Defined a Presidency

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers interpret historical evidence presented in primary and secondary resources. For this World War II lesson, students research the implications of the use of nuclear weapons to end the war in the Pacific.  High schoolers...
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1948 Berlin Airlift Human Side

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students investigate the Berlin Blockade. In this World War II instructional activity, students discover details about the Berlin Blockade and the Berlin Airlift. Students examine primary sources and conduct further research about the...
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Dropping the Atomic Bomb The Decision That Defined a Presidency.

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers examine historical evidence regarding the atomic bomb. In this Truman presidency activity, students research images and documents about the use of the bomb in Japan. High schoolers write position papers that identify their...
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What Would You Do?

For Teachers 11th
Eleventh graders determine whether or not they would have dopped the atomic bomb. In this Truman presidency lesson, 11th graders research primary and secondary sources about the Manahattan Project and World War II. Students...
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Truman's Decision to Drop the Atomic Bomb

For Teachers 11th
Eleventh graders investigate Truman's decision to use the atomic bomb. In this World War II instructional activity, 11th graders read and discuss articles regarding the use of the bomb (the articles are not included). Students then...
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Would You Drop the Bomb?

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students determine if the use of the atomic bomb was justified. In this World War II lesson, students analyze communication memorandums about the bomb, discuss their impressions, and compose essays that analyze the use of the bombs.
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Truman Library: Alphabetical Order

For Students 4th - 7th
In this Truman presidency learning exercise, students read a 3 paragraph selection about the Truman library and then put the 20 noted words from the selection in alphabetical order.
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Good Afternoon America: Truman’s First Public Address

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students analyze Harry Truman's first speech as president. In this Truman presidency lesson, students examine the speech delivered to the American public upon Truman's swearing in to office. Students research the state of the country at...
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Truman's Domestic Policy

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Students interpret historical evidence presented in primary and secondary resources. In this presidential history lesson, students examine sources that require them to analyze the domestic policies...
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Truman vs. Eisenhower

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers interpret historical evidence presented in primary and secondary resources. In this presidential history lesson plan, students compare and contrast the presidencies of Truman and Eisenhower.
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The Dropping of the Atomic Bomb and V.J. Day

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students explore the impact of the decision to drop the atomic bomb. In this World War II lesson, students read primary source documents regarding the implications of dropping the bombs as well as Truman's speech to the nation on V.J....
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Truman & the Beginning of the Cold War (2)

For Students 8th - 12th
For this online interactive American history worksheet, students respond to 10 matching questions regarding the Truman presidency and the Cold War. Students may check their answers immediately.
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Truman & the Beginning of the Cold War (5)

For Students 8th - 12th
In this online interactive American history worksheet, students respond to 13 matching questions regarding the Truman presidency and the Cold War. Students may check their answers immediately.