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5th Grade Georgia Standards of Excellence for Social Studies
Fifth Grade Teacher Notes
America at the Turn of the Century
America’s Involvement in WW I
Banking and the Stock Market Crash of 1929
The Civil Rights Movement
Communism and the Cold War
Cultural Developments and Individual Contributions of the 1920’s
The Great Depression and the New Deal
Technology in the Second Half of the Last Century
World War II
Fifth Grade Curriculum Map
Unit 1: Connecting Themes Unit 2: Citizenship, Business, and the Government NEW Source SetUnit 3: Bigger, Better, Faster: The Changing Nation NEW Source SetUnit 4: War and Prosperity Source SetUnit 5: The Great Depression and the New Deal Source Set Stock Market SimulationUnit 6: Another World War NEWSource SetUnit 7: War Turns ColdSource SetUnit 8: Civil Rights Address Civil WrongsSource SetUnit 9: United States from 1975 to the Digital AgeSource SetUnit 10: Building a Budget
Unit 2: Topic – Reconstruction Refresher
Unit 6: Topic - World War II Debate
Unit 7: Investigating the Cold War PPT Teacher Resource Packet
World War I: How do we remember war? PPT
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